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This year in Cerritos Sports

This year in Cerritos Sports

Terrel Emerson

May 10, 2016

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

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...

Despite injuries, men’s swim pulls out victory

Briana Hicks, Campus Life Editor

April 4, 2016

Although, the Cerritos College men’s swim team is suffering from injuries, they still managed to crush Chaffey College by 34 points. The men will compete on Friday, April 7 at the Pasadena Invitational as its record is now 5-2. Park stated, “As a whole for us we work together more […] and...

Swim teams fail to consistently place

Swim teams fail to consistently place

Briana Hicks, Campus Life Editor

February 25, 2016

Both swim teams placed lower than their meet at Palomar, with men coming in fifth place, and women coming in fourth place. The meet took place at Rio Hondo College Friday, Feb. 19 and Saturday Feb. 20. This was a drastic turn around for the women’s swim team, who took first place in the event...

Swim team gets feet wet

Briana Hicks, Campus Life Editor

February 16, 2016

The Cerritos Falcon men and women swim team had a chance to get their feet wet when they were invited to a two-day meet at Palomar Friday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb. 6. The meet marked the first event of the semester for both teams. On the last day of the competition, the men’s team ended the...

Falcons hope to break more records this season

Briana Hicks, Campus Life Editor

February 2, 2016

Last year, Cerritos women’s swimming team, finished fourth at the South Coast Conference Championships. The Falcons defeated the hosting Huskies by 15 points, with a final score of 413, Falcons, and 398 Huskies. This year head coach Sergio Macias is sticking to his innovative idea to help prepare...

Men’s swim team gears up for exciting season

Men’s swim team gears up for exciting season

Toni Reveles, Staff Writer

February 2, 2016

After coming in 20th place in state last season the men of the Cerritos College swim team are looking to prove they are better. Head coach Joe Abing said, "Every year is a different team, but we always have the same goal of reaching our full potential, hopefully with a lot of hard work we will have...

A series of unfortunate events

A series of unfortunate events

Emily Curiel

May 19, 2015

The Falcons Men's swim team placed 20th at the CCCAA State Championships a three-day event Thursday, April 30 to Saturday, May 2 that took place at East Los Angels College. It was a series of unfortunate events, breaststroke swimmer Captain Marlon Moreno was struck with a bad stomach virus and had t...

Team relies on one heading into State

Denny Cristales

April 29, 2015

Amanda Loya will be the lone woman swimmer representing Cerritos College this weekend at the CCCAA State Championships.The South Coast Conference Championships had the women’s swim team place in fourth for all three days. The end result ended up having Loya qualify for state championships from Thursday t...

Men’s swimming team preps for South Coast Conference Championships

Men’s swimming team preps for South Coast Conference Championships

Emily Curiel, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

In its final invitational before the start of the South Coast Conference Championships, the Cerritos College men's swimming team competed in a few events at the Pasadena Invitational Friday, April 3. Head coach Joe Abing said, "Pasadena was just the last way to get more exposure for experience racing....

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