Falcons make it three straight wins in the homecoming game

abraham venegas
October 19, 2014
Filed under Football, 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 to defeat visiting Allan Hancock College, 19-12, on Saturday night. Coach Frank Mazzotta credits this win to the defense having a great performance,... Read more »

Penalty kick leaves the Falcons tied up

abraham venegas
October 19, 2014
Filed under 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... Read more »

Women’s water polo remains positive despite loss

Sebastian Aguayo
October 19, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo

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... 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

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 »

Women’s water polo prepares for American River

Eduardo Alvarado
October 15, 2014
Filed under Sports, Waterpolo

The women’s water polo team is aiming for a win over American River College as it prepares face the team on Thursday night.Head coach Sergio Macias said, “We played American River at the beginning of the season, so my goal and our team goal is to improve throughout the season.”After... Read more »

Football hopes to contain win streak with homecoming game

Alexander Naveja
October 15, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

The football team currently holds a two-game winning streak and will be playing a big-league Homecoming game on Saturday against Allan Hancock.The team is working hard to keep its winning streak alive and to win an important league game.“We have been coming out pretty... Read more »

Milestones set in shutout victory over Pasadena

Milestones set in shutout victory over Pasadena

Monica Gallardo
October 15, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

The women’s soccer team (10-1-0, 4-1-0) pushed its win streak to four after defeating Pasadena City College (4-6-2, 2-3-0) 8-0 on Tuesday, Oct. 14. The Falcons gained an early lead in the fifth minute when forward Ashley Anaya-Webb kicked the ball past the fingers of Pasadena’s... Read more »

Wrestling team continues to stay hungry against Rio Hondo

Armando Jacobo
October 14, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Cerritos College wrestling team is coming off a dominant outing at the Santa Ana tournament, and is currently riding a six-game winning streak, making it undefeated for the season. “Feels good to be on a team that’s on a (six-game) winning streak; good vibe, everyone is on the same page on what... Read more »

Conference play continues against ELAC

Armando Jacobo
October 14, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Despite sitting with an overall losing record of 5-6, the volleyball team heads into East Los Angeles College with renewed confidence as it has also earned a 2-1 conference record. Head coach Teresa Velasquez-Ortega has reiterated fundamentals in the team’s play and talked about fine tuning some problems... Read more »