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Falcons prepare for upcoming swim meet

Emily Curiel, Staff writer

February 26, 2015

The Falcons are preparing for the conference meet on Friday Feb. 27 at Pasadena City College at 8 a.m.,  after taking third place at the Golden West Invitational on Friday, Feb 20. The invitational was a meet with many events. Some of the Falcons had to swim at least 10 different races. This is...

Falcons “swim” their way to their next meet

Denny Cristales

February 12, 2015

Some “tired” swimming is what’s expected from the men’s swimming team after an emphasis on long-distance swimming has been integrated to practice sessions in preparation for a South Coast Conference meet at Rio Hondo Friday, Feb. 13. The team is coming off a pentathlon non-scoring meet, ...

Palomar Invitational Recap

Palomar Invitational Recap

Emily Curiel

February 11, 2015

The Falcons won their season opener at the Palomar Invitational in San Diego this past weekend on Feb. 6. Head Coach Joe Abing was happy with the outcome of how his swimmers came through.He said, "It was a great weekend, good first meet to have. Everybody preformed well. It was a lot of fun, the guys ...

2015 Season Preview: Men’s Swimming and Diving

2015 Season Preview: Men’s Swimming and Diving

Emily Curiel, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

After a win at the Palomar Invitational last year, this new Falcon men's swim team is exceptionally enthusiastic about this year's season. With many new swimmers on the team who have a lot of ambition, this team seems to be highly motivated and not afraid to splash some extra water around the pool....

Swim and tennis tip their hats farewell

Kristopher Carrasco, Multimedia Editor

May 13, 2014

Both men and women's swim and tennis teams end their season on great terms. The men's swim team started off the season strong by winning their first invitational meet and later winning the golden west invitational. Ending with a strong finish, the team got 4th place in their conference and swimmer...

Swimmer Moreno heading to South Coast Conference Championships

Swimmer Moreno heading to South Coast Conference Championships

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor

May 5, 2014

After placing fifth in the South Coast Conference Championships, the Cerritos College men's swim team has one swimmer to represent them at the state conference on Thursday, May 1 to Saturday, May 3. Swimmer Marlon Moreno, California qualified for the Community College Athletic Association Championships...

Record setting swimmers have deep bond

Record setting swimmers have deep bond

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor

April 22, 2014

Two members of the women’s swim team have qualified for state and one has a conference record under her belt from the South Coast Conference Championships on April 17 and 18. Freshman swimmer Amanda Loya has been trying to break the conference record since the beginning of the season and now holds th...

Diving finishes within top five, swim continues

Gustavo Olguin, Managing Editor

April 15, 2014

The Cerritos College Diving team ends the season with a couple of top 5 finishes in the South Coast Conference Diving Championships this past weekend. The diving team earned 55 points that go toward the SCC Championships at Mount Sac. on April 17 and 18. Diving Coach Glen Myer is proud of the way h...

Fatigued swimming team looks ahead to Golden West Invitational

Fatigued swimming team looks ahead to Golden West Invitational

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor

April 1, 2014

The Cerritos College men’s swimming team will be swimming in its next meet at the Golden West Invitational on Friday, April 4. Joe Abing, men’s swimming coach for Cerritos College, wants this invitational to be another step toward his swimmers’s ultimate goal. “It’s another opportunity to ...

Diving team has high hopes for Pasadena Invitational

Diving team has high hopes for Pasadena Invitational

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor

April 1, 2014

The diving team, made up of mostly beginners, is looking to improve in their upcoming Pasadena Invitational that will be held Friday, April 4. Glen Myer, diving coach for Cerritos College, believes the Pasadena Invitational is important for the diving to see the different school that are compet...

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