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Whitaker honored with Athlete of the Month

Terrel Emerson

December 8, 2015

Sophomore wide receiver De’Jai Whitaker is unlike a traditional big man on campus. The 6-foot 5-inches slender-wide-out is reserved, humble and according to his teammates and coaches, quiet. Passing Game Coordinator Jeff Fisher said, “By him being a quiet guy you see that he is well-mannered. But you can tell he has that fig...

Jimmy Walker (#7) drops back to pass. Walker connected on eight of 23 passes for 134 yards and threw a touchdown as well as three interceptions on the night.

Falcons stunned in final minutes as Vikings steal win

November 22, 2015

Both teams hit the other with its best shot and both teams continued to respond but ultimately It came down to seven seconds and...

Rekindling an age-old rivalry

Terrel Emerson

November 17, 2015

Its safe to say its no love lost between the Cerritos Falcons and the Long Beach City Vikings. And on Saturday, Nov. 21, it will only come to a head as both teams will battle it out for a chance to move on in the state playoffs. “We haven’t played them for a couple of years so there will be a rivalry but its not going to be...

Quarterback Jimmy Walker targets wide receiver De'Jai Whitaker in the second quarter. Walker and Whitaker connected for four touchdowns en route to a 44-15 win. Photo credit: Briana Hicks

Conference win earns Falcons Southern California playoffs

November 15, 2015

The Falcons trailed 15-14 heading into halftime, but three touchdown passes from quarterback Jimmy Walker in the second half,...

Falcon Finale: Cerritos football gears up for finale against Canyons

Terrel Emerson

November 3, 2015

Sitting at the top of the conference with a record of 7-2 the Cerritos Falcons face a must-win game as they square off against the College of the Canyons Cougars on Nov. 14.Season Overview The game will determine who will win conference and would likely move onto one of the four positions in the playoff bracket. Quarterback Jimmy Walker ack...

Quarterback Jimmy Walker (not pictured) and Steven White couldn't connect on the pass. This was one of the many mental mistakes made by Cerritos College. Photo credit: Briana Hicks

Mental mistakes costs Cerritos football its second loss

November 3, 2015

Through the blaring sounds of the bus engines as the Cerritos College football team loaded for its departure home; head coach...

D.J. Reed (#7) takes off running down field after returning a punt from Bakersfield. Reed rushed for 48 yards on three returns on the night. Photo credit: Taylor Ogata

Cerritos smokes Bakersfield with a 28-0 victory

October 26, 2015

Throughout the season, head coach Frank Mazzotta has said on multiple occasions that his team tends to play down to the competition. That...

Kishawn Holmes stands against cancer

Terrel Emerson

October 20, 2015

Every October the NFL shows it support for breast cancer by having its players and officials wear pink. It has become such a phenomenon that it has even trickled down to the college and the high school ranks. Although, it is strictly optional it is clear to see that some players wear pink more than others. During the Homecoming game against El Camino,...

Falcons bite Bulldogs late to snag victory

Terrel Emerson

October 19, 2015

Two weeks ago, Cerritos Falcon quarterback Jimmy Walker said, “When I’m down someone picks me up, when they’re down I pick them up.” That is exactly what Walker had to do on a night where the running game only accounted for 44 of the 374 yards in a 31-28 win over the Allan Hancock Bulldogs.Behind the arm of Jimmy Walker a...

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