Vanguard University


Athletic Program Web Site:
http://www.vanguardlions.com/
Main School Web Site:
http://www.vanguard.edu/
School Colors: Blue, Gold
SID Name: Jeff Melton

Conference:
Golden State Athletic Conference
Main Rivals: (empty)

Undergraduate On Campus Enrollment: 2,115
Last National Tournament Appearance: 2014

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Last Year's
Conference Record:
8 - 8
Returning Starters: 3
Primary Offensive Strategy: Great pace, aggressive – attacking style offensively, inside out approach with capable perimeter penetrators and solid inside presence scoring in the paint
Key Returners:
Zach Allmon, JR, 6-8, F, 10.0 RPG, 6.9 RPG; Myles Smith, SR, 5-8, G, 4.3 PPG, 3.0 APG, 2.7 RPG; Malachi Hoosein, SO, 6-2, G, 5.8 PPG, 2.2 RPG; Christian Ware-Berry, SO, 6-3, G, 3.6 PPG, 1.1 RPG, 1.3 APG
Last Year's
Overall Record:
16 - 15
Returning Lettermen: 10
Primary Defensive Strategy: Our goal is to play an attacking, dictating style defensively that utilizes all 94 feet of the court to apply pressure. We will be primarily a sound man to man defensive team.
Top 5 Recruits:
Jaamon Echols, FR, 6-0, G, 17ppg, 3assists at Western Washington University; Victor Evans, FR, 6-4, G/F, 8ppg, 5 rebounds at Odessa College TX; Brandon Hood, FR, 5-8, G, 19ppg, 2.5 assists per game – All-state player at West L.A. College; Antonio Bishop, FR, 6-8, F, 11ppg, 6 rpg at Polk State College FL
Key Losses:
Chris Gorman, SR, 5-11, G, All-GSAC, All-NAIA, 15.6 PPG, 3.8 APG; DeAngelo Jones, SR, 6-3, F, All-GSAC, 13.4 PPG, 3.6 RPG; Keith Mason, SR, 6-8, C, 10.2 PPG, 7.2 RPG
Additional Information:
Additional recruit: Brandon Brothers: 6’4 guard 20ppg at Glendora High school – All C.I.F. player
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Head Coach: Rhett Soliday

Alma Mater:

Concorda University - Irvine

Years at Current School:

6

Wins at School:

Losses at School:

88 69

Career Wins:

Career Losses:

88 69
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Assistant Coach:
Taylor Kelly
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Assistant Coach:
Kevin Heenan
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The Pit

Gym/Arena Address

55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Gym/Arena Capacity:

1200
Stats No. Last Name First Name Pos Yr Height Weight Hometown
23 ALLMON Zach
40 BALL Will
22 BROTHERS Brandon G
10 DAWKINS Shacquille G
04 EVANS Victor F
12 HARDEMANN TJ
03 HOOD Brandon
02 HOOSEIN Malachi
05 IDRIS Teslim F
01 KELLER Billy
33 KENNEDY Connor
32 LEE Jamaal F
42 MYERS Aubrey
30 WARE-BERRY Christian
50 WILBORN Kaleb
Date Opponent Location Score Result Record
11/3/2016 7:30:00 PM CUM Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 0-1
11/8/2016 7:30:00 PM Whittier Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 0-2
11/12/2016 7:30:00 PM Rio Grande (Ohio) Home 90 - 64 Win 1-2
11/16/2016 7:30:00 PM Bethesda Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 1-3
11/25/2016 6:00:00 PM Trinity Christian (Ill.) Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 1-4
11/26/2016 4:00:00 PM Shepherd Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 1-5
12/2/2016 7:30:00 PM Bethesda Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 1-6
12/6/2016 7:30:00 PM San Diego Christian (Calif.) Home 80 - 63 Win 2-6
12/10/2016 6:00:00 PM La Sierra (Calif.) Away 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 2-7
12/12/2016 5:30:00 PM Northwest Indian College Home 0 - 2 Loss Forfeit 2-8
12/15/2016 7:30:00 PM Evangel (Mo.) Home 63 - 66 Loss 2-9
12/16/2016 7:30:00 PM SAGU (Texas) Home 78 - 79 Loss 2-10
12/30/2016 4:00:00 PM MacEwan Home 68 - 76 Loss 2-11
12/31/2016 4:00:00 PM Saskatchewan Home 89 - 72 Win 3-11
1/5/2017 9:27:00 PM William Jessup (Calif.) Away 71 - 75 Loss 3-12
1/7/2017 5:47:00 PM Menlo (Calif.) Away 68 - 50 Win 4-12
1/10/2017 7:30:00 PM Shepherd Home 92 - 48 Win 5-12
1/14/2017 4:00:00 PM Arizona Christian Home 65 - 64 Win 6-12
1/17/2017 7:30:00 PM The Master's (Calif.) Away 72 - 93 Loss 6-13
1/21/2017 9:20:00 PM Hope International (Calif.) Away 43 - 57 Loss 6-14
1/24/2017 7:30:00 PM Biola (Calif.) Home 74 - 83 Loss 6-15
1/28/2017 7:30:00 PM San Diego Christian (Calif.) Away 82 - 86 Loss 6-16
2/2/2017 7:30:00 PM Menlo (Calif.) Home 83 - 77 Win 7-16
2/4/2017 7:30:00 PM William Jessup (Calif.) Home 99 - 96 Win 8-16
2/7/2017 9:29:00 PM Westmont (Calif.) Away 67 - 88 Loss 8-17
2/11/2017 7:30:00 PM Hope International (Calif.) Home 86 - 91 Loss 8-18
2/14/2017 7:30:00 PM Biola (Calif.) Away 68 - 75 Loss 8-19
2/18/2017 4:03:00 PM Arizona Christian Away 81 - 88 Loss 8-20
2/21/2017 7:30:00 PM Westmont (Calif.) Home
2/25/2017 7:30:00 PM The Master's (Calif.) Home 76 - 85 Loss 8-21