Upcoming changes in athletic eligibility rules

Upcoming changes in athletic eligibility rules

December 15, 2014
Filed under Sports

This is an overview on how 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. Click on the... Read more »

Upcoming changes in athletic eligibility and impact to students

Upcoming changes in athletic eligibility and impact to students

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor
December 13, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Video, Videos

The California Community College Athletic Association is expecting to change the requirements for student-athletes. As a result, the new proposed by law would greatly impact with the basketball .

Volleyball falls short of playoffs again for sixth consecutive year

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
December 8, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Despite ending the season with an overall record of 14-8 and 11-3 in the South Coast Conference, the women's volleyball team was left out of the playoffs, increasing their postseason-less years to six. Right side hitter Tisha Lenon said, “I feel like it wasn’t fair, but I see why we were left... Read more »

The Falcons three-peat in a win over the Hawks

The Falcons three-peat in a win over the Hawks

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 8, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Soccer, Sports

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Men’s soccer state champions, Johnson crucial in win

Men’s soccer state champions, Johnson crucial in win

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 7, 2014
Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Sports, Showcase, Soccer, Sports

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Overtime win sends Falcons to the State Championship Game

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 7, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Cerritos College came from behind to win in a double-overtime game against Fresno City, 2-1, on Dec. 5. Fresno City managed to score late in the first half the game and held the Falcons to just five shots in the first half. It wasn’t until the 14th minute that the Falcons managed to tie the game... Read more »

Falcons head to the State Championship with close win over Taft

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 6, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Cerritos College Men’s Soccer Team beat Taft College, 1-0, in a closely contested match to advance to the State Finals on Dec. 5. The Falcons started the first half with 10 shots and keeping the Cougars to just 5 shots. Angelo Cutrona, head coach for the Cougars, said that this game was tough... Read more »

Women’s soccer approaching the Final Four semifinals

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 6, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College women's soccer team will play a pivotal playoff game against Fresno City College to see who goes to the State Finals on Dec. 5th. The Falcons are coming off a 2-1 win against Santa Monica College, with a late-minute goal coming from Falcons midfielder Jazmin Aguas. The Rams,... Read more »

Semi-finals preview: Cerritos vs Taft

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
December 6, 2014
Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

The Cerritos College men's soccer team will seek to advance to the State Championship Finals in its semifinal game against Taft College. The Falcons beat Oxnard College in penalties to secure the team's spot in the semifinal game against the Cougars. The Cougars are coming into this game ranked... Read more »

Director Richardson discusses cross country season

Denny Cristales, Editor-in-Chief
December 2, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The following is a Q&A session with Track and Field and Cross Country Director, Christopher Richardson. Explain to me as a director, how it was to see the cross country program develop for this season. This season was kind of interesting, seeing that it was (head coach) Bryan... Read more »