Tennis team captain has UCSB in his future

Tennis team captain has UCSB in his future

Denny Cristales
April 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Tennis

Hailing from Australia, migrating to the United States, reaching Cerritos College and now, Santa Barbara. Tennis team Captain Nathan Eshmade is definitely going places. He signed his letter of intent for UC Santa Barbara, officially allowing him to transfer to the Division I school... Read more »

Track and field teams head to Long Beach prelims

Sebastian Echeverry, Sports Editor
April 22, 2014
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The Cerritos College men and women’s track and field teams managed to hold their own against competitive four year university athletes at the Long Beach State invitational on Friday, April 18 and Saturday, April 19. Although the competition was not taken... Read more »

Record setting swimmers have deep bond

Record setting swimmers have deep bond

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor
April 22, 2014
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Swimming

Two members of the women’s swim team have qualified for state and one has a conference record under her belt from the South Coast Conference Championships on April 17 and 18. Freshman swimmer Amanda Loya has been trying to break the conference record since the beginning of the season... Read more »

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 »