COSTA MESA, Calif. – The 7th ranked Vanguard Lions (21-6) defeated San Diego Christian 78-67. This was the second double digit win for the Lions against the Hawks (9-21) in three weeks. VU will meet Hope International in the GSAC Semifinals.
GSAC Champion Concordia will be the top seed in the upcoming GSAC Women's Basketball Tournament. The Eagles along with No. 2-seed Vanguard, No. 3 Westmont and No. 4 The Master's will all host first round games on Wednesday, March 4, at 7:30 pm.
Eight teams will compete in the conference tournament with the winner receiving the GSAC's automatic bid to the NAIA Div. I Women's Basketball Championship, which will be played at Independence Events Center in Independence, Missouri, March 18-24.
The straight-bracket tournament schedule is listed below with a link to the bracket. Ticket prices are $10 for adults and $5 for students.
For more tournament information, including links for video streaming and live stats, go to 2015 GSAC Women's Basketball Tournament.
IRVINE, Calif. - Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) is named GSAC Player of the Year for 2014-2015 and Head Coach Russ Davis is named Co-Coach of the Year. This is the ninth time Davis has received the award and the second straight award for Coach Davis. Holsinger makes it two straight years in which a Vanguard women's basketball player has won the GSAC Player of the Year award.
IRVINE, Calif. – The 9th ranked Lions (20-6, 12-4) upset No. 6 Concordia in the final game of the regular season. Vanguard needed 20 points each from Amber Alexander (JR/Grand Blanc, MI) and Samantha Doucette (JR/Irvine, CA) to achieve the 86-66 victory.
LA MIRADA, Calif. – The Biola Eagles served up an upset special as they knocked of the 8th ranked Vanguard Lions 81-76. Maya Kennedy led all scorers with 23 points in the loss. Vanguard falls to 19-6, 11-4 on the season and Biola moves to 16-12, 8-6 in GSAC.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – The 9th ranked Vanguard Lions move to 19-5, 11-3 on the year with a 54-45 victory over Hope International in The Pit. Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) recorded her 8th double-double on the year scoring 19 points and grabbing 10 boards. She added six assists and three steals to her stat line.
|Hope International University at||7:30pm|
|GSAC Tournament Semifinals|
|NAIA Women's Basketball National Championships (March 18-24)|
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