Football cruises past Orange Coast

Armando Jacobo
September 14, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

Penalties seemed to haunt Orange Coast College, as the Cerritos College football team routed the Pirates, 55-26, on Saturday, Sept. 13. “My ideal in all the years I’ve coached, I always worry about the second football game. The second is really tough for kids - you go all... Read more »

Women’s soccer team dominates in honor of Cornejo

Sebastian Echeverry
September 10, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

Camaraderie in the Cerritos College women’s soccer team lingers on even through death as the team defeated L.A. Pierce College with a stunning 7-0 shutout in honor of Jasmine Cornejo. The game was held Tuesday, Sept. 9, on the home field, and was in honor of Cornejo, who died Aug. 4. Before the... Read more »

Falcons win season-opener against Saddleback Gauchos

Falcons win season-opener against Saddleback Gauchos

Grester Celis-Acosta, Opinion Editor
September 7, 2014
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Cerritos College football team won its season-opener against Saddleback College 27-24 on Saturday, Sept. 6. Head Coach Frank Mazzotta said after the game, “Well, our first goal … is always to win the opener. And this year, our opener happens to be (against) one of the best football teams in... Read more »

Memorial held for late coach Nancy Kelly

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

A memorial for former softball coach Nancy Kelly took place at the softball stadium Saturday, Aug. 30, at 10 a.m. It helped remember the life of Kelly and her contributions to the sports program at Cerritos College. The memorial was organized by the president’s office at Cerritos College and Kelly’s... Read more »

Volleyball ready to ‘spike’ for conference

Volleyball ready to ‘spike’ for conference

Alexander Naveja, Sports Associate
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

There is a numerous amount of energy stemming from the volleyball team this season, and expectations are very high for this team. Head Coach Teresa Velasquez said, “My expectations right now is to win the conference and work hard for that. “The team chemistry is very good because it’s the... Read more »

‘Redskin’ sparks debate on name change

Terrel Emerson, Contributor
September 1, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Sports

In a world where Donald Sterling just completed a sale of the Los Angeles Clippers and receiving a lifetime ban from the NBA after his racist comments surfaced, there is still a team in the NFL that goes by the name of “Redskin.” People from every aspect of the world have chimed in on this very... Read more »

Falcons keen on opener against Saddleback

Luis Guzman, Managing Multimedia Editor
September 1, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

The Cerritos College football team will have its first game of the season against Saddleback on Saturday, Sept. 6. Last season, the football team finished with an overall record of 7-4 and a conference record of 4-2 last season. The Falcons finished with a 64-33 win over Grossmont in the Western State... Read more »

Wrestling team prepares for new season

alan leyva
September 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

“My expectations are pretty high,” says wrestling Head Coach Don Garriott looking into his thoughts about this Fall's wrestling season. According to the official ... Read more »

Looking for three-peat, state championship

Looking for three-peat, state championship

Luis Guzman
August 30, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Cerritos College men's soccer team finished with an overall record of 15-5-4, and finished 8-3-3 in conference play last season. The top scorers of the team include Thiago Lusardi, former Cerritos College soccer player, with 18 goals scored in last season and Edwin Corona with 9 goals scored.... Read more »

Water polo prepares for fall season

Water polo prepares for fall season

Sebastian Echeverry
August 28, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo

Sports are played on a number of different platforms; however, there remains one sport that is truly out of human element. The Cerritos College water polo program is back in action this Fall and according to the men’s head coach Joe Abing, this new breed of aquatic gladiators will be run by fresh... Read more »