COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard University Men's Basketball has announced it will host the 4th Annual Youth Basketball Camps this summer in The Pit at Vanguard University. Lions Head Coach Rhett Soliday and his staff will host two weeks of full day camps for boys and girls ages 5-14, held June 24-28 and July 22-26. In addition, the Lions host a three-day offensive skills camp from July 1-3, and a parent/child day camp on July 20-21. New to the summer schedule in 2013 is the Vanguard Varsity Prep Camp, held July 28-August 2.
Golden State Athletic Conference post-season basketball has started. The #5 seed Vanguard men's basketball team will travel to #4 Concordia on Thursday evening for the first round. The tournament game is slated for 7:30pm. VU women's basketball grabbed the No. 2 seed in the women's bracket and advanced directly to the GSAC semifinal. The Lions will host No. 6 Biola on Friday in The Pit at 7:30pm.
IRVINE, Calif. – No. 4 seed Concordia (RV) defeated fifth-seeded Vanguard 97-91 in the first round of the 2012-13 Golden State Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament on Thursday evening. The loss ends the Lions' season, while CUI advances to face GSAC regular season champion and No. 1 seed Westmont in Santa Barbara on Saturday.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Preston Wynne (Wellpinit, Wash.) has been named to the 2012-13 All- Golden State Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Team. Vanguard's junior guard received the honor after leading the league in scoring, averaging 17.8 points per game, during the regular season.
EL CAJON, Calif. – Senior Taylor Kelly (Bakersfield, Calif.) and sophomore Chris Gorman (Oceanside, Calif.) led Vanguard to an 87-79 Golden State Athletic Conference overtime win against San Diego Christian in the final game of the regular season.
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. – Vanguard men's basketball dropped to 16-12 overall and 5-8 in Golden State Athletic Conference play with its 75-67 loss at The Master's College (16-12 / 5-8 GSAC) on Tuesday evening. Sophomore Selle Hann (Dakar, Senegal) had a breakout game for the Lions, posting a season-high 20 points on 7-of-9 shooting from the field.