Defense Dominates in Super Bowl XLVIII

Christopher Banda
February 4, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

The Seahawks outplayed the Denver Broncos in every aspect of the Super Bowl, earning Seattle a 43-8 victory over Denver Sunday. Seattle held Denver to only 8 points in the entire game when they had averaged 37.9 points per game in the regular season. Seattle scored... Read more »

Final home game ends in victory

Denny Cristales, Sports Editor
November 2, 2013
Filed under Football, Sports

A late surge by Bakersfield College proves fruitless, as a dynamic team effort from the Cerritos College football team earned it a 42-24 victory in its final home contest of the season Saturday, Nov. 2. With Bakersfield College being the State Champions from last season, the... Read more »

Ricky Carrigan Jr. yet to fulfill potential

Andres Patricio
October 31, 2013
Filed under Football, Sports

Cerritos College athletes find themselves in a battle of sorts. Trying to find the balance between team practices and regular school work is no easy feat. Sophomore Ricky Carrigan Jr. has not only found a balance, he has found a way to stand out from the rest. The versatile Carrigan plays wide... Read more »

Football outputs 56 points in high tempo victory

Football outputs 56 points in high tempo victory

Alexandra Gomez
October 30, 2013
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Quarterback Cody Clements believed the sublime performance at the homecoming game was because of their high tempo as the Cerritos College football team conquered Ventura College 56-27 on Saturday, Oct. 26. “The whole team did what (it) (was)... Read more »

35 years for coach Mazzotta

35 years for coach Mazzotta

Denny Cristales
October 18, 2013
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Reaching 35 years of coaching at Cerritos College, head coach Frank Mazzotta has encountered many experiences in his life, ranging from finding his passion for football in his youth to the National Football League and scholarship offers, and he was the catalyst for change in the football program that... Read more »

No turnovers results in win

Andres Patricio
October 7, 2013
Filed under Football, Sports

The Cerritos College football team got its first home win of the season against Pasadena City College on Saturday, Oct. 5 with a score of 30-5. Although this win takes it to a 2-2 record on the season, it did bring them to a 1-0 Northern Conference record. On its opening possession, sophomore quarterback... Read more »

Woes continue for football team

Woes continue for football team

Andres Patricio
October 1, 2013
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Cerritos College took the field Saturday, Sept. 21, at Mt. San Antonio College seeking to right the ship after losing in its home opener against Fullerton, but lost 42-21 and finished with three turnovers and 12 penalties. After letting Mt. San Antonio score on its opening possession,... Read more »

Mental lapses a factor in football’s loss to Fullerton

Mental lapses a factor in football’s loss to Fullerton

Denny Cristales
September 16, 2013
Filed under Football, Sports

Sophomore wide receiver Ricky Carrigan Jr. believed mental lapses were a factor in the Cerritos College football team's 38-14 loss to Fullerton on Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Cerritos football field. “We didn't have as good a performance as we wanted,” he said. “We were not there mentally.” Following... Read more »

Moala: Preseason All-American

Moala: Preseason All-American

Denny Cristales and Andres Patricio
August 27, 2013
Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Sophomore defensive tackle David Moala has been named a preseason All-American which makes his play and work ethic nationally recognized. "It's good to get this recognition," Moala said. "But, it is not something to brag about, more like something to live up to". "We try to stay hungry, David wants... Read more »

New confidence for football this season

New confidence for football this season

Lauren Gandara
August 23, 2013
Filed under Football, Showcase

As fall slowly approaches, so does the football season, and with many new faces coming in to play for the Cerritos College football team, head coach Frank Mazzotta said a championship is the goal for his team early on."We have several... Read more »