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Falcons softball upsets Santa Ana College handing them their first loss of the season

Nizar Milbes

February 5, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team defeated the Santa Ana College Dons 5-1 to hand the Dons their first loss after they started the season 5-0.The game was rescheduled from its original date Jan. 31 to Jan. 30 because of rain predication on Thursday.Due to the lack of rain in Southern California,...

Talon Marks’ Athletes of the Semester – Spring 2018

Jah-Tosh Baruti

May 16, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Men's Sports, Softball, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Women's Sports

Men’s basketball Demetrius Thomas Demetrius Thomas averaged 17 points, eight rebounds, two steals and a block per game for the Falcons and lead the team to the Final Four. For his individual play in the tournament, he was named to the California Community College Athletic Association All State Championship Tournament team, a rare acco...

Falcons suffer playoff defeat at the claws of the Cougars

Falcons suffer playoff defeat at the claws of the Cougars

Malik Smith and Cesar Villa

May 16, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos Falcons played against the College of the Canyons Cougars for their opening game of the Southern California Regional Playoffs on May 4, resulting in a 12-4 loss. The Falcons let the game get away from them in the later innings leading to a defeat in just six innings to the Cougars. Head...

Falcons’ softball struggle to score after second inning in loss

Jah-Tosh Baruti and Malik Smith

April 16, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team found it difficult to score after the second inning, leading to an 8-4 loss at home versus Long Beach City College Vikings on April 12. With the loss the Falcons lose the season series 2-1 against the Vikings. The team is now 18-13 (6-4 in division play). After...

Falcons’ softball team leaves 10 runners stranded on base in loss

Malik Smith

April 9, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

On Thursday the Cerritos College softball team  loss to the El Camino Warriors, 8-1. After the result of South Coast Conference league game, the Warriors improved their record to 23-6 while the Falcons dropped to 16-11 in the season. The score however, did not show how close the Falcons were...

Falcons softball overcome 3-0 deficit to win 9-5

Malik Smith

April 4, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team had a slow start to its 9-5 win over L.A. Mission College one April 2. The Falcons allowed three runs in the second inning off of a 3-run home run, which put them in a steep hole to climb out of. However, with solid pitching and batting by the Falcons, they were...

Falcons softball’s defense prevails as they win a close game, 2-1

Malik Smith

April 2, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team won a close game with the score of 2-1 against a very formidable East Los Angeles College team in a Falcons home game on March 29. This game was filled with solid fielding and pitching both ways as each team had less then five hits. The lack of hits was not so...

Falcons Softball defeat Long Beach City College in second conference game

Falcons Softball defeat Long Beach City College in second conference game

Carlos Ruiz

February 28, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team won its second conference match of the season against Long Beach City College 10-2 in only five innings due to the mercy rule.The Falcons was scoreless the first inning, but the following four innings they were capable of scoring 10 runs, and had 13 hits in the game'...

Falcons swiftly defeats Rio Hondo

Falcons swiftly defeats Rio Hondo

Cesar Villa

February 20, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team swiftly defeated Rio Hondo College on Thursday with a blowout score of 10-3.Head coach Kodee Murray said, "I don't think we came ready to play the game today."We had moments where we stepped up and did some things, but, in everyone of those innings that we did something g...

Falcons Softball Defeat the Grossmont Griffins

Falcons Softball Defeat the Grossmont Griffins

Jackelynn Martinez and Jackie Mena

February 15, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team played their eighth game of the season against the Grossmont College Griffins on Feb. 10 and took the win 4-1Coach Kodee Murray said before the game, “We look at the stats of the other team, and start to see how we’re gonna pitch em’ [sic] how we...

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