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Sophomore Sasha Krasnov winds up to return the ball during his matches Friday at the South Coast Conference Tournament. In his time at Cerritos Krasnov has won back-to-back SCC Player of the Year awards. Photo credit: Max Perez

Krasnov making the most out of opportunities

April 11, 2017

How far are you willing to go in pursuit of a career and an education?In the case of international student athletes, some, if not m...

Sophomore Nikita Katsnelson follows through a swing during his singles match Friday, March 31 against Mesa Ariz. College. Katsnselson won his singles and doubles match.

Chasing Opportunities in the U.S.

April 5, 2017

Nikita Katsnelsin is an international student-athlete at Cerritos College. Katsnelsin is a sophomore tennis player for the Falcons...

Cerritos basketball gets revenge on LA Harbor

Max Perez

February 13, 2017

The Cerritos men and women’s basketball team exacted revenge on Los Angeles Harbor as both teams came away with victories. The men were able to defeat the Seahawks 78-54 in their largest victory of conference play, while to women won 66-54 for their third straight victory. The men’s team previously lost to LA Harbor by two points, and at the tim...

A legacy worth continuing

Monique Nethington

January 30, 2017

The institution of Cerritos College Women’s Track and Field is one that extends back decades. Since the start of the program the team has succeeded in winning seven CCCAA State Championship titles. With a new generation of Falcons coming out into the competition, the coaching staff for the program has nothing but high hopes for the season which w...

Men’s tennis look to avenge last season

Lizette Sainz, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

The Falcons are looking to build on their success from the previous season and compete for the state championship. The men's tennis team consists of 13 total members, only three of which are returners from last season. The team also consists of nine international players who will be looking to impact the team by winning championships. Second...

Women’s tennis strive to duplicate success

Lizette Sainz

January 26, 2017

The reigning Southern California women's tennis team champions will look to replicate last years' success this season. The Falcons finished with a 25-1 overall record and went 12-0 in conference play.Head coach Alvin Kim said, “Last season was our first state championship, it was kind of like a dream season, we had an undefeated re...

Freshman forward Alexis Clark blows by LA Southwest defender on way to the basket. The Falcons beat the Cougars 54-44. Photo credit: Max Perez

The ‘Ws’ keep on coming for the Falcons

January 23, 2017

The Falcons traveled to LA Southwest College and captured their second straight victory putting them at 2-0 in conference play. The...

Luis Garcia awarded Offensive Player of the Year

Terrel Emerson

November 23, 2016

Freshman men's soccer midfielder/forward Luis Garcia won the All-South Coast Conference South Division Offensive Player of the Year award.The Cerritos College men's soccer team won a conference title with a whopping 9-7-5 overall record. But in conference play, the team dominated with a 5-1-2 record.For this first-year player out of La Habra High Sc...

Heroes get remembered, but legends never die

Terrel Emerson

September 28, 2016

One of the youngest, brightest stars in baseball lost his life in a tragic boating accident leaving fans and the entire Major League Baseball at a loss for words.Miami Marlins' pitcher Jose Fernandez was pronounced dead after a 30-foot boat was found flipped over an embankment. He was only 24 years old.Cerritos College pitching coach Ben Gonzalez sai...

Fernandez’s death should be a wake up call to everybody

Terrel Emerson

September 28, 2016

The tragic news that 24-year old Miami Marlins' pitcher Jose Fernandez died in a boating accident the morning of Sept. 25 shook the entire sports world to its core. I woke up to the news of his unexpected passing Sunday morning and throughout the entire course of the day I was shaken up.When I was in the 12th grade, my English teacher Danielle Paul ...

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