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Cerritos capitalizes on mistakes

Cerritos capitalizes on mistakes

Lindsay Helberg
February 7
Filed under Baseball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports

The Cerritos baseball team was able to come away with the second victory of the season against Los Angeles Pierce college. The Falcons baseball team is in fact a very young team, with only eight active sophomores on a roster of 34 players. The team lost a lot of athletes from last year and is ...

This year in Cerritos Sports

This year in Cerritos Sports

Terrel Emerson
May 10
Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Waterpolo, Women's Sports, Wrestling

Keeping up with tradition of years past, Cerritos College continues to be a constant competitor in athletics. This year, Cerritos College produced four state championships and 14 conference titles, with three more teams fighting in the state playoffs. For the fourth consecutive season, women’s...

Baseball flounders in final series

Baseball flounders in final series

Taylor Ogata
May 6
Filed under Baseball, Sports

After a three-game sweep of El Camino College, the Cerritos College baseball team was in a tie atop the South Coast Conference standings with Long Beach City College.However, that tie was broken in Long Beach's favor after the Falcons lost their final series against the Los Angeles Harbor Seahawks and Long ...

Diamond Men and Women Gear Up for Postseason

Taylor Ogata and Toni Reveles
May 3
Filed under Baseball, Softball, Sports

For the fourth consecutive season both Cerritos College baseball and softball are competing in the playoffs. Both teams overcame its fair share of adversity in order to get to the playoffs. But both understand the goal is far from accomplished. Softball Season Review The Cerritos College softball team move ahead to the posts...

Mark Pena, leading man for Falcon baseball

Mark Pena, leading man for Falcon baseball

Taylor Ogata
April 30
Filed under Baseball, Features, Men's Sports, Sports

When you think of a "face of the franchise," you think about some big name players on any team in any sport. Mark Pena, a 22-year-old sophomore center-fielder out of Bell Gardens High School and a Liberal Arts major, can be considered the face of the Cerritos College baseball program. In a recent...

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
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...

Get out the brooms: Baseball sweeps away Lancers

Get out the brooms: Baseball sweeps away Lancers

Taylor Ogata
April 14
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...

Falcons baseball flies to a series win over Huskies

Taylor Ogata
April 4
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

What's the difference between a flock of falcons and a pack of huskies? Huskies can run fast, but falcons can fly.That was the case for the Cerritos College baseball team in its three-game series against East Los Angeles as it won the first two games before losing the third.In game one on Tuesday, Mar....

Cerritos baseball flounders at tournament play

Taylor Ogata
March 25
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

The lone tournament of the 2016 Cerritos College baseball season happened Mar. 22-24 at Allan Hancock and Cuesta Colleges.The Falcons had a rough three games going 1-2 in the tournament, starting with a 10-4 loss to Fresno City College in the first game on Tuesday on the Allan Hancock campus baseball ...

Pena sets new hitting record but Falcons fall to Eagles

Pena sets new hitting record but Falcons fall to Eagles

Taylor Ogata, Staff Writer
March 4
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

Mark Pena set a new Cerritos College baseball record with his 24th consecutive game with a hit on the Tuesday Mar. 1, but in a losing cause. Although the Falcons scored first, it was only a single run for the entire game as the Los Angeles Mission Eagles got a three-run home run in the top of the...

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