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Falcons take the win in first conference game of the season

Falcons take the win in first conference game of the season

Max Perez, Sports Editor

January 20, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Women's Sports

Playing the first conference game of the season, the Falcons came out victorious against EC-Compton by a score of 65-36. The Cerritos College women's basketball team dominated the game from start to finish, Compton never held the lead, and it was never a tie game. The Falcons defense forced Compton...

Falcons hope for late season turnaround

Max Perez

January 20, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College women’s basketball team is looking to overcome first half struggles to be succesfull in conference. The team finished tournament play with a 4-10 record, then lost three of its final four games before conference putting their record at 5-13. Despite the team's lack of wi...

Falcons strive for iconic 2017 season

Max Perez

January 16, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team hopes to turn the success it has had this season into a playoff berth. The Falcons concluded the first half of the season with a 13-2 record, winning three of the four tournaments they participated in. Sophomore forward Anthony Lefeau stated, “It&#...

Falcons lay unresponsive against East Los Angeles College

Falcons lay unresponsive against East Los Angeles College

Max Perez

January 12, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College womens' basketball team was dealt their second straight loss to the number one ranked East Los Angeles College by a score of 81-47. The Falcons have dropped to 5-12 on the season and will now prepare to play the second ranked team in Southern California Mt. San Antonio College...

Women’s Basketball Captures Home Opener

Women’s Basketball Captures Home Opener

Max Perez

January 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports

After a long stretch of tournament play to begin the season, the Cerritos College women's basketball team was finally able to play in front of their home audience for the first time this season. The Falcons now sit at 5-10 on the season with their next game being an away game, against Pasadena Friday,...

Men’s basketball wins second tournament of the season

Men’s basketball wins second tournament of the season

Terrel Emerson, Online Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Already for the second time this season the Cerritos College men's basketball team has won another tournament. This time the Falcons were able to clinch the Mt. San Antonio Tournament crown following a 79-67 win over the Mounties. Head coach Russ May said, "Any time that you can win a tournament...

Women’s basketball team unfazed by slow start to season

Terrel Emerson

December 4, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Six games into the 2016-17 season, the Cerritos College women's basketball team has gotten off to a slow 1-5 start.Furthermore, the team has added to its early season struggles as Cerritos continues to turn the ball over at a high rate.Head coach Trisha Raniewicz said, "I think having better angles an...

Falcons win first tournament since 2013-14 season

Terrel Emerson

November 24, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Off to a 5-1 record the Cerritos College men's basketball team won its first tournament since 2013, after winning the Irvine Valley Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 19.Now that the first tournament has been scratched off the list, the Falcons can finally stop for a second and take a look at their handy wor...

Falcons go 2-1 in first tournament of the new season

Terrel Emerson

November 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports

After a long offseason, the Cerritos College men's basketball team is back in action.The team has been chomping at the bit to get back on the court since its last appearance was a 68-63 overtime loss to East Los Angeles College.In the team's first action since February, the Falcons went 2-1 in the Miram...

Women’s basketball embraces pressure heading into new season

Terrel Emerson

November 2, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Trisha Raniewicz is heading into her second season as head coach of the Cerritos College women's basketball team and this year is going to be an uphill climb."Each year, you are always making adjustments. It's the part of coaching I enjoy the most, making adjustments to fit new personnel," she said....

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