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Women's Soccer - Wed, Aug. 26, 2015 at 9:10 PM

COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard Women's Soccer kicked off the 2015 campaign by hosting Viterbo University (RV) on the VU Pitch this afternoon. The Lions (1-0) rode goals from Danyelle Allen (JR/San Clemente, CA) and Madison Cody (SR/Irvine, CA) Farell to the 2-0 win over the V-Hawks (0-4).

 
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Men's Cross Country - Wed, Aug. 26, 2015 at 4:45 PM

COSTA MESA, Calif. - The 2015 Men's Cross Country preseason poll conducted by coaches nationwide slots the Lions in the Top 25. Ranked 23rd, Vanguard rejoins the national elite after missing the cut at the end of the 2014 season.

 
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Men's Soccer - Tue, Aug. 25, 2015 at 9:35 PM

COSTA MESA, Calif. – The #8 ranked Lions (1-0) opened their season with a home tilt against La Sierra University (0-1). Vanguard ran away with the 3-1 victory down the stretch of the second period, after falling behind early. Juan Arellano (JR/Hawthorne, CA) led all players with three points, earned from a goal and an assist, all which came in the second half.

 
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Athletics - Mon, Aug. 24, 2015

Coming out each Monday, be sure to check out the Lions Weekly which will feature a brief review of last weeks scores, will list top performances by our teams and individual student athletes, and will list out the Athletic Calendar for the next six days.

 
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Volleyball - Sat, Aug. 22, 2015

LA MIRADA, Calif. – Kicking off the final day of the Biola Summer Slam, #8 Vanguard captured a 3-2 victory over #14 College of Idaho. The Lions (3-2) won the match by 25-20, 19-25, 25-13, 20-25, and 18-16 counts. In their final matchup for the tournament, the Blue and Gold took the 5th ranked team in the nation, Rocky Mountain College (2-2), the distance before losing 3-2 (27-25, 18-25, 16-25, 25-21, 10-15).

 
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T&F & Cross Country - M&W - Sun, Jun. 21, 2015

COSTA MESA, Calif. - The 2015-2016 Cross Country and Track and Field teams are rounding into shape for head coach Bryan Wilkins. Currently, there are four incoming freshmen on the men's side with five new Lions on the women's squad. 

 
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Volleyball - Fri, Aug. 21, 2015

LA MIRADA, Calif. – The Lions (2-1) kicked off the 2015 Biola/Red Lion Summer Slam with a 3-1 loss versus #12 Southern Oregon, who currently holds a 2-0 record on the season (24-26, 25-23, 17-25, 20-25). In the nightcap, Vanguard ripped off three straight sets to earn the 3-2 victory over Montana Tech (1-1). Splits for the match were 23-25, 31-33, 27-25, 25-12, and 15-13.

 
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Volleyball - Tue, Aug. 18, 2015

COSTA MESA, Calif. – The opening match of the 2015 season was a 3-0 win for the Lions (25-14, 25-10, 25-7). Vanguard (1-0), ranked 8th in the polls, took care of business in The Pit. With the loss, Providence Christian College begins their year 0-1.

The Vanguard offense was headlined by Taylor Jackson (SO/Henderson, NV) going 7-12 on attacks with a .417 hitting percentage. Defensively, Sarah McKinny (SR/Santa Barbara, CA) recorded three solo blocks and four block assists. Rory McCloy (JR/Salt Lake City, Utah) and Kelly Dalrymple (JR/Poway, CA) teamed up for 22 of the Lions 25 assists in the contest.

 
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Athletics - Mon, Jul. 20, 2015

COSTA MESA, Calif. – The Athletic Department of Vanguard University has completed their search to fill three vacancies. Jeff Melton was chosen to take over as the Coordinator of Athletic Media and Event Management. Mike Teague has been named the Coordinator of Compliance and Office Management and Kelly Wilson will be the new Assistant Athletic Trainer.

 
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Athletics - Fri, Jul. 17, 2015

COSTA MESA, Calif. - After 20 years of exceptional leadership as the Vanguard University athletic director, Bob Wilson announced his intention to retire as athletic director, effective next year.  During his tenure he has steered Vanguard University to championships and awards, in becoming one of the leading institutions in the Golden State Athletic Conference (GSAC). Under Wilson's direction, the Lions have won 2 National Championships and 28 conference (GSAC) titles in 7 different sports.