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Women’s cross country earns 4th place

Christian Gonzales, Sports Editor

October 20, 2015

The 6K course included a total of 112 runners, as the Falcons saw its top two runners Maria Orosco and Marylu Pulido finish in 12th and 13th places and led in the Lewis and Clark Invitational on Saturday, Oct.17. "It was a big confidence booster and we were the only ones from a community college and we all beat our PR and it was a big boost for the...

Men’s cross country tie for eighth place in meet

Christian Gonzales

September 29, 2015

Freshmen Faustino Diaz placed 32nd with the time of 22 minutes and 28 seconds, overall out of 180 runners in four mile race for Cerritos College in the Golden West Invitational. On Friday, Sept. 25 Cerritos tied for eighth place in the Invitational with conference opponent El Camino College with both team earning 234 team points.The Falcons ran the ...

Women’s cross country place third in Golden West Invitational

Christian Gonzales

September 29, 2015

Sophomore captain Marylu Pulido was the sixth runner to finish the race out of 121 runners and posted a time of 19 minutes 47 seconds in the Golden West Invitational. Pulido said "Overall as a team we did good I think we have to get closer together as a [pack]." Cerritos College earned third place out of 13 Colleges in the Golden West Invitational a...

Women’s cross country finishes second in Fresno

Christian Gonzales

September 22, 2015

The Women's cross country team placed second in the Fresno Invitational. The team traveled to Fresno, California to race on Sept. 11. The invitational had a total of 16 colleges that participated and a total of 144 runners.Cerritos College earned a total of 70 team points. However, it saw Glendale College place first by earning 60 team points. Cerr...

Men’s cross country place 6th in Fresno Invitational

Christian Gonzales

September 22, 2015

The men's cross country team traveled to Fresno, California for the Fresno Invitational. The team placed in sixth place with 186 team points on Sept. 11. The team saw conference rivals Mt. San Antonio College place second with 58 team points in the Invitational, while American River College won the meet while 38 team points. The team was composed of sev...

Men’s cross country place 11th in first meet

Christian Gonzales

September 12, 2015

The men's cross country team placed 11th at the Mark Convert Open on Saturday, Sept. 5. Cerritos College was one out of the eight community college teams that participated in the race.There were a total of 13 squads that ran in the meet.Cerritos College finished with a total of 297 team points in the 8K course. The total runners the team had in the race ...

Women’s cross country place seventh in Mark Convert open

Christian Gonzales

September 12, 2015

The women's cross country team went to Carbon Canyon Park in Brea, California for the Mark Convert Open. This was the first meet of the season for the Falcons and raced in a 5K course. The team placed in 7th place and the meet consisted of 11 teams, five of them being community colleges. Cerritos College earned a total of 197 team points. Out of the fi...

Men's cross country prepares for its first event this Saturday at Carbon Canyon Park. The team held practice last Friday at Excelsior Track Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s cross country prepares for first meet this weekend

September 1, 2015

This season is a real challenge for the men's cross country team because it has many runners on the roster. This does not change th...

On Friday Aug. 28 the women cross country team held practice at Excelsior Track. The women open their season on Sep.5 at the Mark Convert Open. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Women’s cross country opens its season with first meet at the Mark Convert Open

September 1, 2015

With only having half the runners compared to the men this season the women have the edge with more experience this season wi...

Cross country teams ready for championships

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

November 4, 2014

Men’s and women’s cross country will be traveling to Woodley Park on Friday, Nov. 7 for the Southern California Championships. If all goes well for the men and women, they will advance and go on to participate in the California Community College Athletics Association State Championship race. The best 10 teams from the north and the south will...

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