Frustration looms in men’s soccer home loss

Frustration looms in men’s soccer home loss

Sebastian Echeverry
October 22, 2014
Filed under 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 »

Key conference games await women’s water polo

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo, Women's Sports

Women’s water polo captain Carla Harvey believes the team is ready for its back-to-back conference games against Rio Hondo College (6-10, 3-3) and East Los Angeles College (4-10, 3-3) on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Cerritos. She sees no negative effects that the 3:00 and 5:15 game times will have on... Read more »

Men’s water polo prepares for Golden West Tournament

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Waterpolo

The men’s water polo team has been working on communication as it prepares for this weekend’s Golden West Tournament at Cerritos College. Driver Felix Gonzalez said, “We’re just training really hard, practicing as a team and communicating with our coach.” Utility player Carlos Abrego... Read more »

Wrestling pinned for first loss of season

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Wrestling

The wrestling team participated in the Southern California Regional Dual Team Championships on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 9 a.m. at the Cerritos College Gymnasium. The team felt good going into this tournament with a perfect record and no team had an answer to their perfect record. Jesse Gomez said,... Read more »

Women’s soccer wins despite shutout streak coming to an end

Women’s soccer wins despite shutout streak coming to an end

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer
October 21, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

Forward Ashley Anaya Webb propelled the Cerritos College women’s soccer to an astounding 12-1 victory over visiting El Camino by scoring four goals on Tuesday. This is the biggest blowout win over a conference opponent this season as Cerritos has six wins and only one loss as it sat first in the... Read more »

Falcons make three straight wins with homecoming game

Falcons make three straight wins with homecoming game

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

Jimmy Walker's 49-yard touchdown pass to tight-end Ainslie Johnson in the fourth quarter was the difference maker for the Cerritos College football team when it defeated the visiting Allan Hancock College, 19-12, on Saturday, Oct. 18. Coach Frank Mazzotta credits this win to the defensive squad having... Read more »

Penalty kick leaves the Falcons tied up

Penalty kick leaves the Falcons tied up

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

Despite creating numerous scoring opportunities, Cerritos College's men's soccer team were not able to take advantage, resulting in a 1-1 draw against L.A. Harbor. Midfielder Gilbert Rocha said, "It looks like we are in a slump here at home games. We can't win. We go out, win at away games and smash... Read more »

Women’s water polo remains positive despite loss

Sebastian Aguayo, Staff Writer
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo, Women's Sports

The Cerritos women's water polo team had an insightful performance despite a 7-4 loss against American River College on Thursday, Oct. 16. at the aquatic center located in Cerritos College. Having played and lost to American River College earlier in the season 10-6, the Falcons knew what they were... Read more »

Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The men’s wrestling team wins an important conference game and will be heading to the Southern Regional Duals with a winning streak of seven meets. There were about 50 people in attendance to see the wrestling team get its home win over Rio... Read more »

Macias to be honored with hall of fame by Whittier College

Eduardo Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 15, 2014
Filed under Sports, Water Polo, Waterpolo, Women's Sports

The Whittier College Athletic's Hall of Fame will be welcoming Cerritos College’s Women’s Water Polo and swimming coach Sergio Macias into its hall of fame this Friday. “It’s always great to be acknowledged by your alma mater. So it’s going to be nice to see a lot of familiar faces that... Read more »