Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The men’s wrestling team wins an important conference game and will be heading to the Southern Regional Duals with a winning streak of seven meets. There were about 50 people in attendance to see the wrestling team get its home win over Rio... Read more »

Wrestling team continues to stay hungry against Rio Hondo

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor
October 14, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Wrestling

The Cerritos College wrestling team is coming off a dominant outing at the Santa Ana tournament, and is currently riding a six-game winning streak, making it undefeated for the season. “Feels good to be on a team that’s on a (six-game) winning streak; good vibe, everyone is on the same page on... Read more »

Wrestling dominates against West Hills

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer
October 6, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Wrestling

“I think this year we have a chance at the state title," Max Kumashiro said, as he faced a wrestler he’s defeated before, and did so again. The wrestling team won the West Hills dual meet this past Friday, Oct. 3, on Falcon soil, 38-6. “Usually, the home meets are a little more nerve-wracking,... Read more »

Wrestling prepares for first home meet

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Wrestling

“I just want to see development in the areas we’ve been working on both technically and psychologically,” said Head Coach Don Garriott coming into Friday's dual meet against West Hills and Saturday's Santa Ana tournament. Garriott is anticipating the first home dual meet and he is planning on... Read more »

‘It takes more than just being a woman’

‘It takes more than just being a woman’

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor
September 24, 2014
Filed under Sports, Women's Sports, Wrestling

The Cerritos College wrestling team has two women on the team who have the same amount of passion in wrestling as the men do. “I believe I make an impact because I’m there all the time and I put so much of my time on the team because it’s my passion and it’s something that I look forward... Read more »

Wrestling team prepares for new season

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer
September 1, 2014
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

“My expectations are pretty high,” says wrestling Head Coach Don Garriott looking into his thoughts about this Fall's wrestling season. According to the official ... Read more »

CCCAA state championships: Wrestling seeks title

CCCAA state championships: Wrestling seeks title

Denny Cristales
December 10, 2013
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Although the wrestling team is coming off what head coach Don Garriott called a “flat performance” at the Southern California Regionals last Saturday when it earned fifth place at the competition, he understands the physical toll the season takes on wrestlers and has faith in the team’s... Read more »

Cardio no longer an issue in win

Alan Leyva
November 12, 2013
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The Cerritos College wrestling team came out victorious in its second and final home game of the season against Santa Ana College Wednesday, Nov. 6. “Santa Ana (College) is always tough and (it) (has) been ever since I’ve been here. Anytime you could win, no matter how, it's a good win,” said... Read more »

A successful first home outing

Lauren Gandara, Editor In Chief
November 1, 2013
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Competing for the first time in its home gym in three years, the Cerritos College wrestling team came out with a win against Palomar College 22-15, on Wednesday, Oct. 30 in the Cerritos Falcons Gymnasium. Starting out the night with the team's first win was 125-pounder Gabe Ballesteros who opened... Read more »

Wrestling team seeks to thrive

Wrestling team seeks to thrive

Eduardo Medina
October 31, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Wrestling

The upcoming wrestling match against Palomar College will be Wednesday at 7 p.m., and the squad is better prepared for this upcoming match after having wrestled against East Los Angeles College last week and winning 22-15. Head coach Don Garriott said his team had an “overall good performance.” The... Read more »