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Cerritos improve to 2-2 after a stingy defensive win over Golden West

Terrel Emerson, Online Editor
September 25, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

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Cerritos survives Palomar surge, despite second half struggles

Terrel Emerson
September 19, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

Head coach Frank Mazzotta had to wait until week three of the season but he has finally captured career win No. 250 with a 21-17 win over Palomar College. "I didn't even know it to be honest with you. It's a nice surprise," he said. Mazzotta joked that it's not like he's only been coaching for fi... Read more »

Falcons football continue its early season struggles in home opener

Falcons football continue its early season struggles in home opener

Max Perez
September 11, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Features

The Cerritos Falcons struggled for the second consecutive week at their home opener, losing to the Fullerton Hornets 31-19. The offense had problems in the passing game as evident by the combined nine for 25 performance through the air. Coach Frank Mazzotta said, “Offensively we’re not where... Read more »

Mitchell, offense struggles in 23-7 loss at LA Valley

Mitchell, offense struggles in 23-7 loss at LA Valley

Terrel Emerson, Online Editor
September 4, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

In all of his 39 years at Cerritos College, head coach Frank Mazzotta called the Falcon's 23-7 loss to the Monarchs as bad an offensive showing he has ever seen. He said, “We looked intimidated. Just terrible.” The 23-7 loss to the Monarchs was the Falcons first season-opening loss since ... Read more »

Inexperienced talent leads Falcon football

Terrel Emerson, Online Editor
August 23, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

Sophomore transfer quarterback Nick Mitchell said the “sky is the limit” on how good this Cerritos Falcons football team can be. He also said that the team is “pretty good right now we just have to keep up the hard work in the next two weeks. Last season, the team finished with a record of... Read more »

This year in Cerritos Sports

This year in Cerritos Sports

Terrel Emerson
May 10, 2016
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... 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 »

Raymon Price awarded with Defensive Player of the Year

Raymon Price awarded with Defensive Player of the Year

Terrel Emerson, Sports Editor
January 8, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports Features

Following the Sept. 26 Ventura game, defensive tackle David Fangupo said that people didn’t really understand how good a fellow defensive linemen like Raymon Price, was. Nobody can no longer argue that point considering Price has been awarded defensive player of the year. “All year I’ve had... Read more »

Whitaker honored with Athlete of the Month

Terrel Emerson
December 8, 2015
Filed under Features, Football, Sports, Sports Features

Sophomore wide receiver De’Jai Whitaker is unlike a traditional big man on campus. The 6-foot 5-inches slender-wide-out is reserved, humble and according to his teammates and coaches, quiet. Passing Game Coordinator Jeff Fisher said, “By him being a quiet guy you see that he is ... Read more »

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