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Three former Falcons inducted into the Hall of Fame

Lauren Gandara, Lauren Gandara, and Lauren Gandara

April 17, 2012

Two former athletes and one former Falcon coach were honored at the Cerritos College Hall of Fame Awards on Thursday at the Cerritos Sheraton Hotel. Wally Kincaid won the Distinguished Coach Award. Former softball player Barbara Reinalda received Distinguished Female Athlete. Ron Yary was given the Distinguished Male Athlete Award. Kincaid was t...

Former students win at current universities

Talon Marks Staff Writer, Talon Marks Staff Writer, and Talon Marks Staff Writer

March 20, 2012

Former Cerritos College students, Ameer Webb and Karlin Stewart have both recently won national titles at their universities. Webb went on to Texas A&M University and won the NCAA Indoor Championship as a junior. In the 200 meter race he won the gold medal with a time of 20.57 seconds. Previously, as a sophomore Webb had won the State Champio...

Cerritos College sports scores now available on smartphones

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Talon Marks Staff Writer, Talon Marks Staff Writer, and Talon Marks Staff Writer

March 13, 2012

Talon Marks Online Sports The Cerritos College Athletic News team is developing a new mobile app that will work for both the iPhone and Android phones. The app wi...

A family that plays together

Michael Westerfield and Michael Westerfield

February 22, 2012

Most college students have never had one of their parents sitting in class watching every day. For Todd and Mandy Jenkins, it would be odd if their father wasn’t there. The Jenkins siblings both play on the Cerritos College tennis teams. Their father, Mike has been coaching tennis for more than 50 years and has been coaching Todd and Mandy e...

Four Falcon soccer players move on to four-year universities

Alexa Bazua and Alexa Bazua

February 7, 2012

After making it to the Southern California Regional Playoffs and finishing last season as a nationally ranked team, four Cerritos College soccer players have been signed to four-year universities. Defender Jaime Cano will join Division I Cal State Fullerton next season. The future Titan was named 1st Team All-South Coast Conference, and helped the F...

Rendon sisters bring their bond to the court

Tayani Davis and Tayani Davis

January 17, 2012

Basketball players Andrina and Marissa Rendon are not only sisters but they bring a sisterly bond to the Cerritos College women’s basketball team. Head Coach Karen Welliver commented on what the sisters bring to the team dynamic. “They’re both good teammates and a lot of our success is because they put the team first.” Andrina, the eldest and Marissa playe...

Gaylord 15th in line for All-Time

Matthew Caldwell and Matthew Caldwell

January 13, 2012

Coach Ken Gaylord returns for another season as the Falcons’ head baseball coach. In 2010, Gaylord had taken a year off to watch his sons Adam and Brian play collegiate baseball. Adam is now playing for the Delmarva Shorebirds in Baltimore. Brian is now playing for the Kansas City Royals as a free agent. Entering his 19th year as a coach on the Cerri...

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Denker named conference MVP amid playoff preparation

November 16, 2011

Pete Moye'Sports Button Sophomore quarterback Brandon Denker heads this year’s list of the Cerritos College football players to be named to the N...

Cerritos College linebacker Donovan Amituanai bares his chest that displays the name of his daughter who is named after his deceased mother. Amituanai is one of several Falcon football players with tribal tattoos.

Amituanai’s ink displays family history

November 8, 2011

Inked with the reminder of those closest to him on his arm and chest, Cerritos College linebacker Donovan Amituanai talks abo...

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Van Gaston’s career leads to coverage of 282 consecutive football games

October 25, 2011

Pete Moye'Sports Button While working for the Athletic Department as the Sports Information Director, Cerritos College alumnus John Van Gaston has ...

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