The Lions were 10 for 22 from three-point range (45.5%).

Biola is 8-16, 3-5.



SANTA BARBARA — Bret Collins drove in two runs to help the visiting Lions claim Game 2 of the Golden State Athletic Conference doubleheader, 5-3, on Saturday, after Westmont won the opener, 6-2.

In the Vanguard win, Thomas Mobley and Greg Younger also drove in runs, while Scott Torrey pitched four innings to improve to 3-0.

Vanguard had just five hits in Game 1, in which Nick Rodda was two for four with two RBIs.

Vanguard is 9-2, 4-2 in conference.

Westmont is 5-6, 3-6.

Cuesta 9, Orange Coast 4

SAN LUIS OBISPO — The visiting Pirates had 10 players contribute to their 12-hit attack, but absorbed their first loss of the season in the nonconference game Saturday.

OCC (4-1), ranked No. 2 in Southern California, allowed eight hits to the No. 10-ranked Cougars (1-4).


Triton Invitational

LA JOLLA — No. 5-ranked UC Irvine defeated No. 12-ranked Long Beach State, 7-4, and topped Cal State East Bay, 21-4, in tournament action on Saturday.

Michaela Pierandozzi and Danielle Warde had four goals each against Cal State East Bay.

UCI (8-2) continues tournament play on Sunday.