Wrestling takes down ELAC in a non-conference match

Alexander Naveja
October 31, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Jesse Gomez and Max Kumashiro leads the wrestling team to their 11th win of season on Oct. 30 against East Los Angeles College. The Falcons would win with a final score of 34-14. Francisco Noyola, 125-pound weight class, set the tempo for the team with a... Read more »

Volleyball snaps six-game win streak against El Camino

Armando Jacobo
October 30, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Cerritos College volleyball team snapped its six-game win streak by a final tally of 18-25, 20-25, 10-25 against visiting El Camino College on Oct. 29. The Falcons (9-7, 6-2) opened the game matching the Warriors (16-2, 8-0) point-for-point through the first game. It wasn’t... Read more »

Cross country goes all out for Mt. SAC championships

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

A three-week time difference has the cross country team hopeful to top Mt. San Antonio College at the South Coast Conference Championships this Friday. Sophomore Francisco Ortiz said, “It gives us more time to recover and train... Read more »

Student-athletes could soon face new grade requirements

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports

All student-athletes will be held to a higher academic standard per the California Community College Athletic Association starting July 1. Under the current rules, student-athletes must have a 2.0 GPA and attempt 24 units in between their respective sport. ... Read more »

Men’s water polo comes out ‘golden’ with 3-1 record home Tournament

Alexander Naveja
October 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo

The men’s water polo team finished with a 3-1 record at the Golden West Tournament last weekend. Head coach Joe Abing liked the fact that the tournament was at home. “It was a little bit of a help. We had four games in two... Read more »

Scoring and assists records broken

Monica Gallardo
October 28, 2014
Filed under Features, Soccer, Sports

Cerritos forward and midfielder Nayeli Requejo shot the ball past the East Los Angeles College goalkeeper last Friday, being awarded a penalty kick in the first half against the team that gave the Falcons their sole loss (East Los Angeles College). Forward Ashley Anaya-Webb went on to score two goals,... Read more »

Women’s soccer returns favor to ELAC tenfold with revenge win

Women’s soccer returns favor to ELAC tenfold with revenge win

Sebastian Echeverry
October 26, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

Head coach of the women's soccer team Ruben Gonzalez looked on to the pitch Sept. 30 as his team was defeated 1-0.He gathered his players and made it clear to them he wanted a sure sign of dominance the next time the Falcons encountered the Huskies.And that is exactly what his team accomplished... Read more »

Wrestling rebounds from loss to Mt. SAC

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor
October 24, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Wrestling

The wrestling team got its revenge on the team that gave it its first loss of the season, Mt. San Antonio College, on Wednesday, Oct. 22. The team suffered its first loss against Mt. SAC on Saturday, Oct. 18, in a tournament with a two-point deficit; but that Wednesday, the team would go on to win... Read more »

Women’s water polo narrowly loses South Coast Conference game

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
October 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo, Women's Sports

Game one of the Cerritos College women’s water polo team's doubleheader ended in a crushing 18-17 loss to the Rio Hondo Roadrunners. Coach Sergio Macias said, “We gave ourselves a chance to win the game, starting from the first quarter all the way to the end, and we didn’t convert on easy opportunities.... Read more »

Frustration looms in men’s soccer home loss

Frustration looms in men’s soccer home loss

Sebastian Echeverry, Contributor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

Just a few yards away from El Camino’s goal, the Cerritos College men's soccer team was awarded a free kick. With the El Camino Warriors leading the match 1-0, the opportunity to score was close. The crowd went silent as freshman Steve Martinez lined up to take the free kick. Tension escalated as... Read more »