COSTA MESA, Calif. – DeAngelo Jones (SR/Cheney, WA) put on a clinic Friday against College of Idaho, scoring a season-high 33 points while shooting 7-for-13 from the floor, but No. 1 Vanguard (4-3) dropped its third-straight contest, falling 80-79 to the undefeated (11-0) 'Yotes in The Pit.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – (Schedule | Bracket) The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has released the pool assignments and schedule for the 2014 NAIA Volleyball National Championship, presented by J&L Enterprises. The 12 winners from Saturday's National Championship Opening Round join the 11 teams that received byes and host Briar Cliff (Iowa) to form the 24-team field. Final site action will be contested for the seventh-straight year at the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Matches run from Dec. 2 – 6.
LAWRENCE, Kans. – Josh Espinoza (SR/Glendale, AZ), Zach Hunt (SO/Sparks, NV) and Marline Estell (SR/San Marcos, CA)'s hard work culminated on Saturday at Rim Rock Farm in the 2014 NAIA Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships, as Vanguard's three individual qualifiers raced for the shot at a national title.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -(Purchase Tickets) Northwood University (Fla.) and the Palm Beach County Sports Commission(PBCSC) have announced that advanced ticket sales are now available for the 2014 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship. Advanced sales are available for the National Championship Banquet(limited seating available) on Nov. 30 and the All-Championship Pass, which is admission to all fifteen (15) matches.
MARION, Ind. – If winning the GSAC Tournament to earn the conference's lone berth into the NAIA Opening Round was an unlikely feat, then what happened on Saturday in the aforementioned match was a near impossibility, as unranked Vanguard (13-6-2) upset the nation's fourth-ranked squad via shootout following a double-overtime tie to advance to the Men's Soccer National Championship Final Site in Delray Beach, Fla.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – No. 21 Vanguard (23-11) played like it had something on the line Saturday, which accordingly it did, trouncing Concordia (Ore.) (19-10) in straight sets (25-16, 25-17, 25-18) to earn a highly-coveted trip to the 2014 NAIA Volleyball National Championship Final Site in Sioux City, Iowa.
OCEANSIDE, Calif. – Down to the wire. No. 1 Vanguard knew Saturday's road test was going to be tough. Playing on the Cougars' home court at Mira Costa College, No. 3 ranked Cal State San Marcos escaped with a narrow 73-71 victory on its homecoming night.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – No. 10 Vanguard was eliminated from the 2014 NAIA Women's Soccer National Championships following a 0-0 (2OT) tie with No. 15 Cal State San Marcos (11-2-5) in the opening round of play. The Cougars advanced to the final site in Orange Beach, Ala. via a shootout.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – No. 3 Vanguard took down La Sierra 85-56 Monday evening in nonconference women's basketball action. Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) propelled The Pride with a monster 29-point, 15-rebound double-double, while Samantha Doucette (JR/Irvine, CA) scored a game-high 30 points. With the victory, the Lions improve to 2-0 on the year.
LAS VEGAS – No. 1 Vanguard split its Vegas Tip-Off Classic (hosted by Concordia) games over the weekend, defeating No. 15 Westminster (Utah) 74-62, and falling to No. 22 Rocky Mountain (Mont.) 95-82. The Lions currently sit at 4-1 on the season.
|(RV) Vanguard vs||10:30am|
|(14) Bellevue University||PST|
|NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship Second Round|
|(13) Westmont College at||5:30pm|
|Westmont College at||7:30pm|
|(21) Vanguard vs|
|NAIA National Volleyball Championships Final Site (Sioux City, IA)|
|(3) Vanguard at||7:30pm|
|California State University-San Marcos||PST|
|(1) Vanguard at||7:00pm|
|California State University-Northridge||PST|
|William Jessup University at||5:30pm|
|William Jessup University at||7:30pm|
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