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Recap: Double digit lead helps Falcons defeat rivals 74-55

Recap: Double digit lead helps Falcons defeat rivals 74-55

Carlos Ruiz, Managing Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College women’s basketball team secured its fourth straight double digit margin win, defeating the Long Beach City College Vikings 74-55 at home on Feb. 8. With constant pressure throughout all four quarters of play, the Falcons managed to end the game with a 19 point lead over the...

Vonn retires on the podium

Christopher Martinez

February 13, 2019


Filed under Columns, Sports, Women's Sports

American Skier and Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn finished her final race of her career Sunday Feb.10 at the 2019 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Are, Sweden. She battled a crash in a run earlier in the week at her final Super Giant Slalom along with her "rib popping out" on Friday Feb. 8 to...

Falcons softball upsets Santa Ana College handing them their first loss of the season

Nizar Milbes

February 5, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College softball team defeated the Santa Ana College Dons 5-1 to hand the Dons their first loss after they started the season 5-0.The game was rescheduled from its original date Jan. 31 to Jan. 30 because of rain predication on Thursday.Due to the lack of rain in Southern California,...

Falcons’ basketball teams get mixed results versus El Camino College

Jah-Tosh Baruti

February 4, 2019


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

Cerritos College women’s and men’s basketball teams had complete opposite results in respective games versus El Camino College on Jan. 25. The men’s team won by a whooping 46 points, 99-53–while the women’s team struggled to score in the fourth quarter, leading to a 72-61 lo...

Under the Radar: Water polo makes a splash

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Columns, Men's Sports, Water Polo, Waterpolo, Women's Sports

One of the most underrated sports, which is also considered the second hardest sport in the world, is water polo. A sport that is fun to play and fun to learn although many people do not know what it is, water polo is a sport everyone should watch or try to play. The physicality aspect of the game...

Falcons battle for a state championship spot

Falcons battle for a state championship spot

Carlos Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Sports

Women's cross country runners saw the fall season come to an end as they fell short of the top 14, finishing in 19th place during the Southern California Championship race on Nov. 2. They placed 19th with 548 team points. The team needed to place top 14 to continue the season and head into the state championship race. Head coach Bryan Ramos said, "It was an u...

Women’s Soccer Continue 11-0

Women’s Soccer Continue 11-0

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


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

Cerritos Falcons Women's Soccer team is on an 11 game winning streak as they won against Long Beach City College Tuesday with a final score of 6-0. This win leaves only four colleges including Cerritos, undefeated upon the California Community College Athletic Association polls, with Cerritos taking the fi...

Women’s Soccer holds on to winning streak: 9-0

Women’s Soccer holds on to winning streak: 9-0

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


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

The Women's Cerritos College Soccer team remain undefeated following the 3-0 win against Southwestern College, from the kickoff Cerritos controlled the game with possession of the ball for more than half of the game on Sept. 30. Sophomore forward No. 10 Sydney Carr scored a goal late in the game to...

Southern California Preview meet tests the Falcons

Southern California Preview meet tests the Falcons

Carlos Ruiz, Sports Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College men and women's cross country teams hosted the Southern California Preview meet which sits as a tester for all participating teams, for the Southern California Championships that will be held in the coming months. The women's team came in 17th place with 424 team points amongst...

Falcons’ water polo plays around El Camino

Falcons’ water polo plays around El Camino

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports, Water Polo, Women's Sports

Cerritos College women's water polo team faced off against El Camino on Sept. 12 in what turned out to be a lopsided game with a final score 16-6 Falcons on top. Falcons had a dominant start coming into the game and scoring 8-1 in the first quarter. Falcons take away El Camino offense holding them...

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