Talon Marks

First Invitational of the season

Erin Archuleta

February 4, 2014

The Cerritos College swim and diving team is preparing for its first swim meet of the season. The meet takes place on Feb. 7 and 8 in the city of San Diego. “I feel that our team is prepared, ” freshman Daryl DaSilva said. The team practices very hard everyday in order to get ready for t...

A look back at spring semester sports

June 6, 2013

The track and field teams prepare to compete in the State Championships this weekend, while the rest of the Cerritos College sports teams are in the off season. The semester began with the men’s basketball team making a run toward the playoffs. After a 10-3 conference record handed the Falcons...

Solid performance at state ends men’s swim season

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

May 8, 2013

The men's swim season finished up after a good effort at State Championships that had members of the team break school records. Freshman Joshua Owens was one of four swimmers on the relay team that broke a school record on the final day of State Championships on April 27, ending the men's swimming s...

Women’s swim close out season at State Championships

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

May 8, 2013

An 11th place finish at State Championships ends the season for the women's swim team on April 27 at East Los Angeles College. A three day span at the State Championships saw freshman Carla Harvey and freshman Raquel Gabayeron, among many, lift the women's swim team to 11th place overall to finish the se...

Women’s swimming ready for state championships

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

May 1, 2013

The women's swim team looks to channel the same energy they had at the South Conference Championships this weekend for State Championships. After a three day span at the South Conference Championships, women’s swimming team received first and second place, the team is prepared for the upcoming Sta...

Men’s swim seeks to leave mark at State Championships

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

April 29, 2013

After a third place finish at the South Coast Conference Championships at Chaffey College, the men's swimming team looks to leave a mark when it competes in the State Championships at East Los Angeles College. The State Championships will begin on Thursday and will continue Friday and Saturday. Fresh...

Despite illnesses, divers like chances in SCC championships

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

April 15, 2013

Despite the flu and injuries, the diving team likes its chances for the SCC Diving Championships this weekend at El Camino College. Freshman diver Cody Anderson believes that the men’s and women’s diving teams will perform well as long as the team can brush off injuries and some cases of the flu...

Brief: Robles wins big at diving competition

Jonathan Garza and Jonathan Garza

April 8, 2013

Sophomore diver Scott Robles came up big at the Pasadena Invitational Saturday, winning the one-meter diving competition. He would also place in sixth in the three-meter event. His score of 252.35 points was 10 points better than Shane Guerrero of El Camino College who finished in second place. No ot...

Good work expected in upcoming swim meet

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

March 11, 2013

Head coach Joe Abing is confident about the men’s swimming team’s mentality for the upcoming meet on Friday March 15 against Mt. San Antonio College and Rio Hondo College. The swimming team looks to pick up two victories when it meets at Mt. San Antonio College, two weeks after letting a win ge...

Women’s swim awaits Cuesta Invitational

Carlos Mariscal and Carlos Mariscal

March 5, 2013

For freshman Angela Covarrubias, staying focused and having a positive mentality is key for the women's swimming team when they take part in the Cuesta Invitational on Friday and Saturday. "I stay focused by having a positive mindset and trying my best on the next race," said Covarrubias. The Falcons, who are now 2-...

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