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Swimming is a way of life for sister duo

Denny Cristales and Denny Cristales

March 5, 2013

Katherine and Raquel Gabayeron are sisters who are two of the top swimmers on the women’s swimming team and are leaders that inspire and motivate. The Gabayeron sisters consistently rack up great times in their respective events and have provided the women’s swimming team with a nice boost to ge...

Brief: Record-breaker lifts men’s swimming team

Jonathan Garza and Jonathan Garza

February 28, 2013

The Cerritos College men’s swimming team grabbed a fourth place finish and broke a record at the Golden West Invitational. Freshman swimmer Eugene Runas won the 100-yard breaststroke in record fashion, finishing with a time of 59.97 seconds, 0.65 seconds better than the previous mark. It helped...

Brief: Third place finish for women’s swimming

Jonathan Garza and Jonathan Garza

February 28, 2013

The Gabayeron show continued Friday at the Golden West Invitational, as sisters Katherine and Raquel teamed to help Cerritos College finish in third place in the team event. Cerritos College finished the event with 924.5 points, standing atop five other teams in third place for the event. Katherin...

Hard training has men’s swim prepared for competitive year

Carlos Mariscal and Carlos Mariscal

February 27, 2013

Freshman Eugene Runas along with the rest of men’s swimming team look to build on chemistry when it hosts its first swim meet of the season on Friday. Runas is coming off a record-breaking performance where he set the team record for the 100-yard breaststroke at the Golden West Invitational with a time of 5...

Staying focused is vital down the stretch for Cerritos women’s team

Hannah Bradley and Hannah Bradley

February 12, 2013

Sophomore forward Angela Peña and the rest of the Cerritos College women's basketball team are bracing themselves for an uphill battle in the final games of the season. This after a sluggish run has forced the team to drop four of its last six games. Defense and composure are two of the main things ...

Sister act navigates women’s swimming to top three finish

Carlos Mariscal and Carlos Mariscal

February 12, 2013

The swimming season is off to a hot start for the women’s team after the Gabayeron sister duo led the Falcons to first and second place finishes at the Palomar Pentathlon Feb. 8 and 9. Freshman Raquel Gabayeron and sophomore Katherine Gabayeron helped make the first weekend of the swim season a su...

Swim and diving teams look to get off to hot starts

Carlos Mariscal and Carlos Mariscal

January 17, 2013

As the spring sports season approaches, the men's and women's swimming and diving teams look to get the most out of the 2013 season. The women's swimming team will prepare for its conference dual meets by participating in the the Palomar invitational and South Coast Conference Pentathlon during the first...

Falcons athletic department keeps fans updated on new website

Tania Olivas and Tania Olivas

August 29, 2012

Fans of Cerritos College athletics can now stay updated on the brand new cerritosfalcons.com website, which has replaced the old site previously hosted by cerritos.edu Streaming live video and all visual aspects will be facilitated with the .com site according to Sports Information Director, John...

Spring sports season comes to an end

Lauren Gandara and Lauren Gandara

May 8, 2012

As the spring semester comes to an end, so does the sports season. With only track left to finish off its season, several of the Cerritos were able to reach state championships and conferences. Both the men’s and women’s track and field teams placed second in the South Coast Conference Champ...

Coaches reveal their key players from this season

Jose Ruiz and Tania Olivas and Jose Ruiz and Tania Olivas

May 8, 2012

The Cerritos College coaches reflect and talk about who they felt was the most valuable player of each sport as the spring sports season comes to an end. The men’s basketball team had a challenging season with a 9-17 record. Head Coach Russ May talked about which student athletes stood out to h...

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