GSAC All Sports Award presented by Dukes

2015-16 GSAC ALL SPORTS AWARD presented by Duke's Huntington Beach

Westmont Edges Biola for the All Sports Award

The GSAC All Sports Award presented by Duke's Restaurant in Huntington Beach will stay in Santa Barbara for the fourth straight season. Westmont College has defended its title again with a 8.71 point-average and will keep the trophy edging Biola University in the final standings. The Warriors scored 0.21 higher than last years' mark.

The Warriors clinched the top spot with spring season championships in Men's Track and Field, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, and Baseball. Those titles added to two already won earlier in the year, one in Women's Basketball and the other, a shared title in Women's Soccer.  The Warriors also claimed one second place finish in Women's Track and Field.

Biola University finished in second place (8.07 point-average) on the heels of five regular season championships in the sports of Women's Cross Country, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer (shared), Men's Basketball, Women's Track and Field.

Vanguard University finished in third place in the standings, with a 7.82 point-average. The Lions won the Volleyball regular season championship.

The Master's College (7.36), Hope International University (5.50), Arizona Christian University (5.46), Menlo College (5.17), William Jessup University (5.08), and San Diego Christian College (4.91) round out the GSAC All Sports standings. 

Schools are awarded 9 points for winning the conference title, 8 points for placing second and so on down the line.  Schools are also given one point for each sport they sponsor in the conference.  The total points are then divided by the number of sports to arrive at the scoring average.

This is the fourth year Duke's in Huntington Beach has been a partner with the conference and sponsored the award.

The final overall standings are listed below:

Rank

School

Total Points

No. of Sports

Average

1.

Westmont

105

12

8.71

2.

Biola

113

14

8.07

3.

Vanguard

86

11

7.82

4.

The Master's

81

11

7.36

5.

Hope International

66

12

5.50

6.

Arizona Christian

76.5

14

5.46

7.

Menlo

62

12

5.17

8.

William Jessup

61

12

5.08

9.

San Diego Christian

54

11

4.91