Men’s tennis holds head high

Terrel Emerson
April 27, 2016
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Tennis

Intestinal fortitude is something that the Cerritos College men’s tennis team does not lack. The team takes on the mentality of its head coach Alvin Kim. Before the season the team admitted that the one team that everybody wanted to play was defending state champion Irvine ... Read more »

New complex coming to Cerritos College

Terrel Emerson
April 21, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Sports

The campus has become a maze with all the detour signs but soon, there will be a bright new building in the middle of campus. The new Health and Wellness Complex is coming soon to Cerritos after first being mentioned in the 2011 Master Plan. It will occupy the two grass patches behind the food court and in ... Read more »

Kinesiology majors thrive on campus

Terrel Emerson
April 21, 2016
Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Features

According to a poll taken in Fall of 2014, 243 students at Cerritos College claimed their declared major was kinesiology. Dean of Instructional Effectiveness Research Planning, Kristi Blackburn said that a new poll is in the works. Kinesiology is the scientific study of human or non-human body movement. It... Read more »

Softball’s losing streak extends to three games

Toni Reveles
April 21, 2016
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team just can't seem to get back on track after losing to Mt. San Antonio 5-3.Assistant Coach Cecily Garcia said, "Mt. SAC is a great opponent, they bring it every time we play them, and we played pretty good against them it was just they brought it better than we did, i... Read more »

A victory to bring women’s softball back to its normal self

Toni Reveles
April 21, 2016
Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

After going a whole week without winning, the softball team finally got a win over El Camino-Compton Center, 10-0.Second baseman, Jenny Collazo, who lead off the first inning with a single said her team worked really hard for that win, "Well we worked hard and we just went back to what we know, so it fel... Read more »

Baseball plays catch up, takes 2 out of 3 from Vikings

Baseball plays catch up, takes 2 out of 3 from Vikings

Taylor Ogata
April 21, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

If you fall into a hole, there is always a chance that you will get out, depending on how deep it is.For the Cerritos College baseball team, those holes were not very deep at all as it managed to climb out of them and come from behind to win the first two games against the Long Beach City College Vikings b... Read more »

30 years later, women’s tennis returns to state championship

Toni Reveles
April 21, 2016
Filed under Sports, Tennis, Women's Sports

It's been 30 years since the Cerritos College women's tennis team has won a state championship and things are looking to change.After breezing through the playoffs, the No. 1 ranked Cerritos team has a spot in the championship against De Anza on Wednesday, April 20.Head coach Alvin Kim said, "It's been... Read more »

Get out the brooms: Baseball sweeps away Lancers

Get out the brooms: Baseball sweeps away Lancers

Taylor Ogata
April 14, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

While the weather was cold for most of the series, the Cerritos College baseball team was on fire.The Cerritos College Falcons were able to complete a three-game sweep of the Pasadena City College Lancers thanks to some solid pitching and timely hitting when it mattered most.Game one at Kincaid Field... Read more »

Beaver turned Falcon

Beaver turned Falcon

Terrel Emerson
April 12, 2016
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports, Sports Features

Usually the purpose of community college is for it to catapult students to the four-year level. It’s rare that someone does it backwards. But that is exactly what sophomore quarterback Nick Mitchell is doing. “For me its not about getting back to the fou... Read more »

Women’s soccer holds winning as expectation

Terrel Emerson
April 12, 2016
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Sports Features, Women's Sports

Connecticut basketball head coach Geno Auriemma isn’t the only coach ruling women’s sports at the collegiate level. Enter Cerritos College women’s soccer head coach Ruben Gonzalez. Gonzalez has coached his women to four straight state championships and is looking to add to his already ric... Read more »