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Lancers defeat Falcons 9-3

Randy Tejeda

May 2, 2019

The Cerritos Baseball team obtained their 29th defeat against Pasadena City College by a score of 9-3 on Thursday, April 25. This is their 19th defeat in the conference championship. The first three innings were scoreless. In the top of the fourth inning, the Lancers took the lead thanks to their cen...

Falcons victorious against the Pirates

Randy Tejeda

May 2, 2019

In their final game of the season, the Cerritos College baseball team posted a 4-1 non-conference win over Ventura College on April 26 at Kincaid Field. Paced by six shutout innings from freshman pitcher No. 15 John Chavez and a pair of solo home runs from sophomore shortstop No. 4 Trevor McInerney, the Falco...

Falcons defeated against the Vikings

Randy Tejeda

April 22, 2019

The Cerritos Baseball team obtained its 23rd loss against Long Beach City College 11-1 on April 11. This is their 14th defeat of the conference championship.The Vikings scored in the top of the first inning, first baseman No. 27 Zach Rivas reached on a fielder's choice; infielder No. 10 Travis Aversa ou...

Falcons acquire 19th loss of the season against LA Harbor College

Randy Tejeda

April 2, 2019

The Cerritos Baseball team obtained their 19th defeat against Los Angeles Harbor College by a score of 15-10 on Mar. 28. This is the Falcons 10th defeat of the conference championship. In the top of the first inning, Los Angeles Harbor College took a 4-0 lead thanks to their catcher No. 24 JJ Duarte...

Falcons fall against the Panthers 10-2

Randy Tejeda

March 1, 2019

The Cerritos Softball team obtained their sixth defeat against Chaffey College 10-4 on Friday, Feb. 22. In the first inning, the Falcons took a 3-0 lead thanks to runs scored by sophomore shortstop No. 9 Tena Spoolstra after sophomore third base No. 32 Kayla Hernandez singled from left side. Sophomore...

Falcons defeated against the Rustlers

Randy Tejeda

February 20, 2019

The Cerritos Baseball team obtained their fifth defeat against Golden West College by 12-1 on Tuesday. After a tight first win against Mount San Jacinto, the Falcons went on to a tough defeat. The Golden West Rustlers took a 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning thanks by No. 7 Nelson Padilla and No. 1...

After 8 innings, darkness calls the game giving the Falcons first season loss

After 8 innings, darkness calls the game giving the Falcons first season loss

Carlos Ruiz, Managing Editor

January 30, 2019

The Cerritos College baseball team lost its season opener 9-6, against the Santa Ana College Dons on Jan. 25. The game was halted due to darkness at the bottom of the eighth inning, before the ninth inning could begin. Last year, another game was halted at Cerritos College due to darkness that had the game rescheduled to be played at a later date, but for this occasion the players will not get a ch...

Shmackem: High ceiling for playoff-bound Dodgers

Shmackem: High ceiling for playoff-bound Dodgers

Jah-Tosh Baruti, Freelancer

October 2, 2018

Although the Los Angeles Dodgers did not rack up 100 wins this year equaling a 66 percent chance to make the World Series—with 92 wins on the season, the team still has a great chance of advancing deep into the postseason. The Dodgers needed an extra game to clinch the National League - West Division...

Shmackem: Dodgers have too much talent to miss the playoffs

Shmackem: Dodgers have too much talent to miss the playoffs

Jah-Tosh Baruti, Freelancer

September 29, 2018

The Los Angeles Dodgers have endured a battle-tested season, now the team is on the verge of missing the playoffs for the first time since the 2012 season— Although L.A. has a flare for the dramatics, the Dodgers will ultimately make the playoffs. It definitely won’t be a walk in the park for...

Shmackem: Jackie Robinson isn’t talked about enough

Shmackem: Jackie Robinson isn’t talked about enough

Jah-Tosh Baruti, Freelancer

September 18, 2018

When it comes to Civil Rights history, Jackie Robinson isn’t talked about enough in today’s time; most people just know him as the first black baseball player to play in the major league. However, Robinson was so much more than just the first black MLB player, he was actually a pioneer in civil rights of...

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