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Men’s swimming hopes to make a splash this season

Christopher Martinez

January 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Swimming

Cerritos College Men’s Swim team are swimming towards their first meet of the season at the start of February. They look towards this meet as a benchmark to see their strengths and weaknesses.Over the Fall semester most of the swim team belonged to the Cerritos College Water Polo team and tried...

Under the Radar: Swimming out of the Shadows

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sports, Swimming

Every four years we are treated to the Olympics and mass of the best athletes from around the world competing against each other for the gold. Sadly every four years is when one sport in particular stands out among the rest as the United States sport to watch which is swimming. With the Olympic time...

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 just keep swimming

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 4, 2018


Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Swimming, Women's Sports

During the last South Coast Conference dual swimming and diving meet of the season on Friday the Falcons men's and women's team each split their two matches, respectively.So far on the season the women's team has compiled a record of 4-4, as they head into the playoffs, while the men's team have mana...

Cerritos swim exits East LA winless

Cerritos swim exits East LA winless

Max Perez

March 28, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports, Swimming, Women's Sports

Cerritos swim took a hard blow this weekend as the men and women’s teams came out winless against Pasadena City and East Los Angeles College. The team’s traveled to East Los Angeles where the men would compete against Pasadena and the women would compete against Pasadena and East LA. The men lo...

Cerritos swim hold their own

Cerritos swim hold their own

Max Perez

March 2, 2017


Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Swimming, Women's Sports

Strong performances in both individual events and distance events led to the Falcons success at the men and women’s first invitational of the 2017 season. The men and women’s swim teams participated in the Golden West Invitational along with nine other schools. The men finished the day with...

Women’s swim open up season

Max Perez

February 16, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Swimming, Women's Sports

The Cerritos women's swim team bounced back from scoring zero points in the Waterman Festival, to capturing second place at the Palomar Pentathlon. The Waterman Festival took place on Friday, Feb. 10 and the Pentathlon took place the next day, both events took place at Palomar College. Head Coach Sergio Mac...

Men’s swimming starts off strong

Max Perez

February 16, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports, Swimming

The Cerritos men's swim team participated in its first meet of the season traveling to Palomar College to compete in the Waterman Festival and the Palomar Pentathlon. The team enjoyed success finishing fourth in total team points in the Waterman Festival, then placing first in the pentathlon. The two e...

This year in Cerritos Sports

This year in Cerritos Sports

Terrel Emerson

May 10, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Waterpolo, Women's Sports, Wrestling

Keeping up with tradition of years past, Cerritos College continues to be a constant competitor in athletics. This year, Cerritos College produced four state championships and 14 conference titles, with three more teams fighting in the state playoffs. For the fourth consecutive season, women’s...

Chaffey takes the edge over women’s swim team

Chaffey takes the edge over women’s swim team

Briana Hicks

April 5, 2016


Filed under Sports, Swimming, Women's Sports

The women’s swim team suffers to another split victory, they went on to beat out East Los Angeles College (ELAC) and lost to Chaffey College. They will compete Friday in the Pasadena Invitational. On Friday, April 1 the women’s team barely beat ELAC by 20 points, but didn’t score eno...

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