Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

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Volleyball loses in a distracted game

Volleyball loses in a distracted game

Jose Flores

October 9, 2017


Filed under Editor's Picks, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Falcon’s volleyball team played Long Beach Community College on Oct. 6 resulting in another loss. Falcons walked away from a three-set game with the final score being 0-3 in LBCC's favor. Kari Pestolesi said, “It was not very good.” Assistant coach, Sasha Karelov, gave a little more...

Volleyball continue losing streak 0-11

Volleyball continue losing streak 0-11

David Jenkins

September 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Falcons' volleyball team lost their eleventh game in a row this season when they went up against Rio Hondo and lost 3-1. On the Sept. 27 home game, the Falcons started evenly in the first set with Rio Hondo trading off points and winning the set 25-22. The same thing happened in the second set w...

Women’s volleyball lose another close game

Women’s volleyball lose another close game

Jose Flores

September 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Falcons women's volleyball went up against the ELAC Huskies in a seemingly fair match since both teams are made up of freshman and sophomore.The first set was the closest, as the two teams played tug-o-war with the score. The set ended in the Huskies' favor at 25-23.With the Falcons losing the secon...

Women’s Volleyball lose a close game

Women’s Volleyball lose a close game

Carlos Martinez

September 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Women's Volleyball team played against Riverside City College Tigers on Thursday, Sept. 14 in the closest game of the season, losing 3 - 2. In the first set, the Falcons fell behind by nine points, ending 16-25. However, the team started to work together and grew stronger by the end of the second s...

Women’s volleyball struggled against Irvine Valley

David Jenkins

September 12, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Falcon’s volleyball team faced Irvine Valley College on Wednesday Sept.6 and came out with another loss. Losing all three sets.During the first set, the Falcons came short of 10 points, ending the set 25-15. The second set ended 25-10 and the third was a repeat of the second set ending with...

Women’s volleyball team losing streak continues

Women’s volleyball team losing streak continues

Lindsay Helberg

September 4, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Features, Volleyball, Women's Sports

The Falcons, now 0-4 after another loss on Friday against 2-3 Golden West, need to start adding numbers to the win column before their regular season starts on Oct. 4.This gives the team eight more matches to find their rhythm and gives Head Coach Kari Pestolesi some time to get her new, mostly freshman...

Falcons start the volleyball season with a loss

Falcons start the volleyball season with a loss

David Jenkins

August 28, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball, Women's Sports

The Falcon's Volleyball team lost their first game of the season on Friday against Santa College. The game was a close one, with the final score being 3-2. The falcons had a rough start in the beginning of the match. Losing the first set 25-9. The falcons had a tough time getting the upper hand, also...

Volleyball wins against LA Harbor in straight sets to finish season

Terrel Emerson

November 13, 2016


Filed under Sports, Volleyball, Women's Sports

The first year for Cerritos College volleyball team head coach Kari Pestolesi ended on a high note.The Falcons defeated the LA Harbor Seahawks in straight sets (25-15, 25-19, 26-14) Thursday, Nov. 10. The game that also marked the final game for outside hitter Rocio Rojo-Perez."Although we had so many l...

Pestolesi brings fresh eyes

Monique Nethington, Sports Editor

August 24, 2016


Filed under Volleyball

This year the Cerritos College women’s volleyball team is being taken over by 27-year old, first year head coach Kari Pestolesi. Originally from Huntington Beach, Calif., and growing up with a father who was a coach himself, she understands the nature of competitive sports. “I’m a coach’s...

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