Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Despite 4-6 record, Falcons football has 19 All-Conference players

Terrel Emerson
November 30, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

Despite missing out on a bowl game for the first time since the 2012 season, the Cerritos Falcons football team still had its fair share of names received season ending awards.Sophomore linebacker Alex Bush took home the highest honor, being named the All-Northern Division Defensive Player of the Ye... Read more »

Large scoring output falls short as Falcons fall to Pirates

Terrel Emerson
November 21, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

All the weeks of head coach Frank Mazzotta asking what his players would do come Monday and there's no football, will soon have an answer.Despite tying a season-high in points, the Falcons dropped the season finale against the Ventura Pirates, 56-35. The loss dropped the team's record to 4-6 missing o... Read more »

Cerritos on outside, looking in after loss to Moorpark

Cerritos on outside, looking in after loss to Moorpark

Terrel Emerson
November 7, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

For the second consecutive season, the Cerritos Falcons visiting Moorpark had some serious playoff implications and again it came down to the last drive of the game. The Raiders took a 35-28 lead with one second left in the game before sending the Falcons to a 4-5 record. Head coach Frank Mazzotta... Read more »

Fast offensive start leads to Falcons win over Cougars

Terrel Emerson
October 31, 2016
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Football, Men's Sports, Sports

Center Daniel Alanouf thinks the Cerritos Falcons like the idea of playing with their backs against the wall."I think the pressure motivates us because we have no room to mess up," he admitted.Following the loss Saturday, Oct. 22 at Bakersfield that dropped Cerritos to 3-4, the entire Falcon team took... Read more »

Mental mistakes lead Bakersfield to 28-21 win over Cerritos

Mental mistakes lead Bakersfield to 28-21 win over Cerritos

Terrel Emerson
October 24, 2016
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Football, Men's Sports, Sports

Safety Elijah Walker committed one of the most crucial penalties in the Cerritos Falcons' 28-21 loss to the Bakersfield Renegades.In the mind of many, the game could have been won or lost in the second quarter when the untimely mistake was committed. However, Walker doesn't feel the same."Not even close. That... Read more »

Week 7 – at Bakersfield Storify

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

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Homecoming heroics lead to 35-13 clubbing of Santa Monica

Homecoming heroics lead to 35-13 clubbing of Santa Monica

Terrel Emerson
October 19, 2016
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Football, Men's Sports, Sports

It took until Homecoming night, but it looks as if the once struggling Cerritos College offense seems to have found its way. The Falcons were able to overcome a slow start on its annual night to defeat Santa Monica 35-13, Saturday, Oct. 15. The home crowd looked to be at a loss for words when the... Read more »

Falcons can’t overcome sluggish start fall to Tiger, 31-16

Falcons can’t overcome sluggish start fall to Tiger, 31-16

Terrel Emerson
October 12, 2016
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Football, Men's Sports, Sports

The hot and cold offense of the Falcons has once again doomed the football team.On Saturday, Oct. 1, the Cerritos Falcons couldn't shake a slow start to the game and ended up falling to the Riverside Tigers.Quarterback Nick Mitchell threw two interceptions on the night, both in the first quarter.Head coa... Read more »

Cerritos falls to Riverside, despite strong second half showing

Terrel Emerson, Online Editor
October 2, 2016
Filed under Football, Sports

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Falcons survive narrow 7-3 win over Rustlers

Terrel Emerson
September 28, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

The Cerritos College defense has carried the team all season long, this time linebacker Alex Bush was the leading catalyst. We've all heard the sports cliche "defense wins championships,” but for the Cerritos College football team that has been the storyline all season long. The Cerritos Falcons got a... Read more »

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