Diving finishes within top five, swim continues

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor
April 15, 2014
Filed under Sports, Swimming

The Cerritos College Diving team ends the season with a couple of top 5 finishes in the South Coast Conference Diving Championships this past weekend. The diving team earned 55 points that go toward the SCC Championships at Mount Sac. on April 17 and 18. Diving Coach Glen Myer is... Read more »

Track and Field looks to compete at high level for state championships

Track and Field looks to compete at high level for state championships

Luis Guzman
April 15, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The Cerritos College track and field team qualified for the State Championships in Mt. San Antonio with its performances in the Southern California Decathlon Championships on April 8 and 9. Alexus Dalton, heptathlon participant, was one of many track and field... Read more »

Electronic first contact allowed outside of recruiting barriers

Electronic first contact allowed outside of recruiting barriers

Sebastian Echeverry, Sports Editor
April 15, 2014
Filed under Sports

A revision of bylaw P-9 F-13, brought out by the California Community College Athletic Association which will come into effect July 1, will now allow coaching staffs of the community college level to make direct first contact with athletes only through electronic forms of communication. ... Read more »

Baseball player enters ‘Rule 5 Draft’

Baseball player enters ‘Rule 5 Draft’

Mario Jimenez, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Features, Sports

This season, the baseball team has prospered from the hard work of the pitching staff that has an outstanding 2.60 ERA (earned run average) on the year. The staff is led by ace Jared Robinson. Robinson in 77 innings pitched this season 8-4 with a 2.34 ERA,... Read more »

Falcons show Vikings mercy with shutout innings

Falcons show Vikings mercy with shutout innings

Mario Jimenez
April 13, 2014
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team cruised to a 10-0 shutout mercy win at home against the visiting Long Beach City College Vikings on Tuesday, April 8. Sophomore right hand pitcher Jamie Ramirez took the mound for the Falcons and threw four impressive shutout innings, surrendering only one hit and... Read more »

Home game ends in hefty loss against Mt. San Antonio College for softball team

Home game ends in hefty loss against Mt. San Antonio College for softball team

Mario Jimenez
April 7, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team suffered a blowout 9-1 loss at home against rival Mt. San Antonio College on Wednesday, April 2. The Falcons sent right handed pitcher ... Read more »

Momentous game play gives men’s tennis season win against Pirates

Momentous game play gives men’s tennis season win against Pirates

Armando Jacobo, Copy Editor
April 5, 2014
Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Falcons (17-5) ended the season strong by handedly beating Ventura College (5-5) on Tuesday, April 1 with a final score of 7-2. This marks the first time, for the Cerritos College men’s tennis team, that they’ve marked a victory over Ventura College. Coach Kim was content with the trailblazing... Read more »

Fatigued swimming team looks ahead to Golden West Invitational

Fatigued swimming team looks ahead to Golden West Invitational

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor
April 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Swimming

The Cerritos College men’s swimming team will be swimming in its next meet at the Golden West Invitational on Friday, April 4. Joe Abing, men’s swimming coach for Cerritos College, wants this invitational to be another step toward his swimmers’s ultimate... Read more »

Deborah Jensen honored by California Community College Physical Educators Association

Deborah Jensen honored by California Community College Physical Educators Association

Mario Jimenez, Staff Writer
April 1, 2014
Filed under Features, Sports

Each year a panel from the California Community College Physical Educators Association gathers and decides who is awarded the outstanding physical trainer award from a pool of about 100 community colleges in California. This year Cerritos College physical education... Read more »

Diving team has high hopes for Pasadena Invitational

Diving team has high hopes for Pasadena Invitational

Luis Guzman
April 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Swimming

The diving team, made up of mostly beginners, is looking to improve in their upcoming Pasadena Invitational that will be held Friday, April 4. Glen Myer, diving coach for Cerritos College, believes the Pasadena Invitational is important for the diving to see... Read more »