Sophomore night ends season for volleyball

Sophomore night ends season for volleyball

Gustavo Olguin
November 24, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Middle blocker Chelsea James and Libero Ashley Castro were able to end their Cerritos College volleyball careers by winning in straight sets on sophomore night against Los Angeles Harbor College on Wednesday, Nov. 20.“I feel blessed that I got to play two years... Read more »

One final home outing

Denny Cristales, Sports Editor
November 19, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Falling short of head coach Teresa Velasquez's expectations and missing the playoffs, the volleyball team will conclude its season Wednesday at home against Los Angeles Harbor College. “I was thinking we were going to make the playoffs because we have a good team. Through the... Read more »

Overconfidence plagues against Long Beach City

Gustavo Olguin, Opinion Editor
November 11, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Team captain and libero Ashley Castro saw overconfidence as the reason for the volleyball team's 3-2 loss to Long Beach City College on Friday, Nov. 8. “We got really loose as a team and we couldn’t bring it back after that,” Castro said. Outside hitter Valerie... Read more »

Volleyball seeking to right wrongs

Volleyball seeking to right wrongs

Jessica Pacheco
October 23, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Cerritos College women's volleyball team played against Mt. San Antonio on Friday, Oct. 18. The final scores were 25-20, 27-25, 25-21 in which the Falcons lost 3-0. Although their previous game was not as successful as it would of liked, the Falcons still feel confident as a team because every... Read more »

Work ethic seeks to be the difference

Jessica Pacheco
October 18, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team is playing against Long Beach City College for the first time this season on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in an away contest. The women have been working hard in improving and bettering their skills for their game on Wednesday, just as much as any other game. The team currently holds... Read more »

‘Dig’-ging for the cure

Denny Cristales
October 8, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Head coach Teresa Velasquez is proud to have her volleyball team be a part of Side-Out, a foundation where schools from across the nation help raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research. Athletic teams from across the country will partake in Side-Out’s Dig Pink program in... Read more »

Straight sets for strong start

Straight sets for strong start

Gustavo Olguin
October 8, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Setter Crissy Silavong’s team-high of 15 assists, along with five digs, led the way as the volleyball team cruised through Los Angeles Trade-Technical College in straight sets to take a 1-0 start in conference play. Cerritos College won each of the sets by at least 14 points and... Read more »

Fullerton rallies for win

Luis Guzman
September 15, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Cerritos College volleyball team lost by 3-1 at home against Fullerton on Sept. 11. The Falcons managed to win the first set but lost the next three sets against Fullerton. They finished closely with 46 kills to Fullerton's 50 kills. As for their serving, the Falcons scored 43 aces, one shy... Read more »

Volleyball defeats Santa Ana at home

Jessica Pacheco
September 11, 2013
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The women's volleyball team played their first game of the season against Santa Ana College on Sept. 6 at the Cerritos College Gymnasium. The Falcons had a great start and ended their first game of the season by winning 3-0. The first set was won, 25-21, the second set was... Read more »

Volleyball team feels good after scrimmage

Volleyball team feels good after scrimmage

Gustavo Olguin
September 5, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The volleyball team got their four match scrimmage day rolling with matches against San Diego City College, Imperial Valley, Riverside and Santa Maria on Friday at the Cerritos College gym. After the first match, head coach Teresa Velasquez shared her thoughts on what she saw from... Read more »