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Football Loses 30-21 Riverside

Football Loses 30-21 Riverside

Jenny Gonzalez

October 4, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Tensions rose several times when the Falcons played the undefeated Riverside Tigers, Cerritos College longtime rivals. At the Saturday, Sept. 30 game, Riverside dominated Falcons 31-20 with a 14-0 lead in the first quarter. The Falcons consistently struggled to get ahead, they were, however, able...

Falcons rush toward a win against Golden West College

Falcons rush toward a win against Golden West College

Jah-Tosh Baruti

September 30, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

Falcons’ Football comes out victorious against Golden West College with a score of 36-23It was a game in which the Falcons’ scored five touchdowns as a team on their way to improving their season record to 2-2.The running backs came to play in Saturday night’s game, rushing for a to...

Falcons fail to hold lead at season opener Saturday

Lindsay Helberg

September 5, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Features

The “Boys of Fall” are back, opening their season at home Saturday night against LA Valley College. In what ended up being a fourth quarter breakdown, the Falcons’ football team were left with an unfortunate loss after leading for the first three quarters of the game. Head Coach Frank Maz...

The battle for LA is just beginning

Lindsay Helberg

September 5, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

After the official announcement on Jan 12, the former San Diego Chargers had to pack up their things and move north to join another returning LA team, the Rams, making the “City of Dreams” a two-football team city once again. This move was met with a lot of controversy, mainly from the loyal San...

Evolution of college football from the discovery of CTE

Lindsay Helberg

August 23, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Features

This summer of 2017 has been an important and game changing period for college football. Even though football as a whole has been changing slowly over the years to make the game “safer,” changes have been made recently in large part due to discoveries, research and media attention surroundin...

On-field rule changes in College Football

Lindsay Helberg

August 23, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

With football fast approaching, it is important that fans are aware of some changes that will be impacting the game this season. There are three rule changes coming this fall, while two are considered “significant” among coaches, one change is an extension of a rule that was already in plac...

Quarterbacks are a true value to NFL

Quarterbacks are a true value to NFL

Max Perez

January 13, 2017


Filed under Football, Opinion, Sports

The modern day NFL quarterback has become a scapegoat for fans to concentrate all of their frustration toward the lack of performance from the whole team into one man. The criticism dealt to these players has become so consistent and predictable that it is laughable. Most hecklers are belligerent...

Despite 4-6 record, Falcons football has 19 All-Conference players

Terrel Emerson

November 30, 2016


Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

Despite missing out on a bowl game for the first time since the 2012 season, the Cerritos Falcons football team still had its fair share of names received season ending awards.Sophomore linebacker Alex Bush took home the highest honor, being named the All-Northern Division Defensive Player of the Ye...

Large scoring output falls short as Falcons fall to Pirates

Terrel Emerson

November 21, 2016


Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

All the weeks of head coach Frank Mazzotta asking what his players would do come Monday and there's no football, will soon have an answer.Despite tying a season-high in points, the Falcons dropped the season finale against the Ventura Pirates, 56-35. The loss dropped the team's record to 4-6 missing o...

Cerritos on outside, looking in after loss to Moorpark

Cerritos on outside, looking in after loss to Moorpark

Terrel Emerson

November 7, 2016


Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Sports

For the second consecutive season, the Cerritos Falcons visiting Moorpark had some serious playoff implications and again it came down to the last drive of the game. The Raiders took a 35-28 lead with one second left in the game before sending the Falcons to a 4-5 record. Head coach Frank Mazzotta...

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