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Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Talon Marks

Cerritos College • Norwalk, Calif.

Talon Marks

Christian Gonzales

Christian Gonzales, Sports Editor

Hi, my name is Christian Gonzales. This fall semester I am the Sports Editor for Talon Marks. This is my third year at Cerritos college. I enjoy talking about sports like basketball, football, tennis,and soccer.
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Wally Kincaid was inducted to the baseball hall of fame in 2010. Kincaid led the 1966 baseball team to a perfect 40-0 record.

Remembering Wally Kincaid, Cerritos’ very own “John Wooden”

December 8, 2015

Meeting a person who has impacted many lives is rare. Retired baseball coach, Wally Kincaid, was one of those people. Kincaid coached baseball for Cerritos College from 1958-77 and 1979-80. He had a...

Carolina Jaramillo walks to the team pile while teammates celebrate winning state for the fourth straight time. Jaramillo won the tournaments Most Valuable Player award with three goals and two assists. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Jaramillo leads women’s soccer to fourth state victory

December 7, 2015

Freshman Jamie Peters was elbowed in the face by Rio Hondo's Janeth Acuna, which led to a penalty late in the match. Peters said, "The sideline referee was silent the whole game until [Rio Hondo] fouled...

Freshman Jamie Peters seals the ball from Fresno City defenders. Peters scored the game-winning goal in the first half. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Jaramillo’s Olympic goal secures spot at CCCAA finals

December 4, 2015

Freshman Carolina Jaramillo scored a goal that others soccer players dream of playing the sport. Jaramillo scored in the 61st minute from a corner kick that she kicked herself curving to the top corner...

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November 18, 2015

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November 18, 2015

Angel Rojas made a pass to Israel Rodriguez and Rodriguez tapped the ball in for the goal. Rojas was one assist shy from 100 assists in the season. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

[Photo] Men’s water polo finishes season at SCC; places fourth in SoCal

November 17, 2015

Angel Rojas made a pass to Israel Rodriguez and Rodriguez tapped the ball in for the goal. Rojas was one assist shy from 100 assists in the season. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Freshman Natalie deLeon shoting the ball in the box. deLeon leads Cerritos with 20 assists of the season. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Freshmen duo set record against El Camino-Compton Center

November 15, 2015

When a soccer team scores eighteen goals in one game, records could be broken. Women's soccer freshman Carolina Jaramillo, set a new record for most goals in a game with eight hitting the net. The...

Freshman Natlie deLeon dribbles through two of El Camino's defenders. She leads the team with fifteen assists in the season. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Garcia’s late free kick helps secure win against El Camino

November 10, 2015

Freshman Jackie Garcia was in the 86th minute in the match, had a free kick outside the box and sent a bullet to the top right corner for the third goal of the game as the women's soccer team defeated...

Sophomore Cesar Armendariz shoots on goal but his shoot went over the goal. Cerritos had two shots on goal against El Camino College. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

[Photo] Men’s soccer woes continue; tie with El Camino

November 10, 2015

Sophomore Cesar Armendariz shoots on goal but his shoot went over the goal. Cerritos had two shots on goal against El Camino College. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

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October 20, 2015

Women’s cross country earns 4th place

October 20, 2015

The 6K course included a total of 112 runners, as the Falcons saw its top two runners Maria Orosco and Marylu Pulido finish in 12th and 13th places and led in the Lewis and Clark Invitational on Saturday,...

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October 14, 2015

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October 14, 2015

Angel Rojas breaks school goal record against Chaffey College

October 9, 2015

Freshman Angel Rojas broke the school record for the most goals in a game against Chaffey College. On Wednesday, Oct.7 Rojas scored 11 goals against the Panthers. Rojas broke the school record...

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September 29, 2015

Men’s cross country tie for eighth place in meet

September 29, 2015

Freshmen Faustino Diaz placed 32nd with the time of 22 minutes and 28 seconds, overall out of 180 runners in four mile race for Cerritos College in the Golden West Invitational. On Friday, Sept. 25 Cerritos...

Women’s cross country place third in Golden West Invitational

September 29, 2015

Sophomore captain Marylu Pulido was the sixth runner to finish the race out of 121 runners and posted a time of 19 minutes 47 seconds in the Golden West Invitational. Pulido said "Overall as a team we...

Jenny Parra attacker shooting the ball on goal. Cerritos College won against Rio Hondo College 14-6. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

[Photo] Women’s Water Polo disappoints at Chaffey Tournament

September 29, 2015

Jenny Parra attacker shooting the ball on goal. Cerritos College won against Rio Hondo College 14-6. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Jacob Graham looks to pass to an open teammate in Sept. 16 games against Cal Tech. Cerritos won the game winning 20-7.

[Photo] Falcons secure two home game wins

September 22, 2015

Jacob Graham looks to pass to an open teammate in Sept. 16 games against Cal Tech. Cerritos won the game winning 20-7.

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September 22, 2015

Women’s cross country finishes second in Fresno

September 22, 2015

The Women's cross country team placed second in the Fresno Invitational. The team traveled to Fresno, California to race on Sept. 11. The invitational had a total of 16 colleges that participated and a...

Men’s cross country place 6th in Fresno Invitational

September 22, 2015

The men's cross country team traveled to Fresno, California for the Fresno Invitational. The team placed in sixth place with 186 team points on Sept. 11. The team saw conference rivals Mt. San Antonio...

Jenny Parra shooting at goal against Rio Hondo College on Sept.16. Cerritos won the game 14-6. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

[Photo] Women’s Water Polo gets victory in season opener

September 22, 2015

Jenny Parra shooting at goal against Rio Hondo College on Sept.16. Cerritos won the game 14-6. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

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September 15, 2015

Nicole Spigner jumps to just tap the ball to the other side. Spigner had a team high of 8 kills. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Cerritos volleyball wins all three matches at tournament

September 13, 2015

Cerritos volleyball team earned key wins to place it in the championship bracket for a chance to win the Cerritos tournament. The team earned wins against Glendale College, Cuesta College and Santa Monica...

Men’s cross country place 11th in first meet

September 12, 2015

The men's cross country team placed 11th at the Mark Convert Open on Saturday, Sept. 5. Cerritos College was one out of the eight community college teams that participated in the race.There were a total...

Women’s cross country place seventh in Mark Convert open

September 12, 2015

The women's cross country team went to Carbon Canyon Park in Brea, California for the Mark Convert Open. This was the first meet of the season for the Falcons and raced in a 5K course. The team placed...

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September 1, 2015

Men's cross country prepares for its first event this Saturday at Carbon Canyon Park. The team held practice last Friday at Excelsior Track Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s cross country prepares for first meet this weekend

September 1, 2015

This season is a real challenge for the men's cross country team because it has many runners on the roster. This does not change the main goals for the team this season. Last season the team placed ninth...

Natalie Caravantes (left) and Kayley Stephens (right) jump to block the shot from #6 of Fullerton. The Scrimmage helped the volleyball  team prepare for Friday's Sept. 4 game. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Volleyball open season at home vs. Santa Ana

September 1, 2015

On Thursday Aug. 28 the Cerritos volleyball team held a scrimmage before they started the season. With a total of seven teams each played the other for 30 min. and had a break for the match length. The...

On Friday Aug. 28 the women cross country team held practice at Excelsior Track. The women open their season on Sep.5 at the Mark Convert Open. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Women’s cross country opens its season with first meet at the Mark Convert Open

September 1, 2015

With only having half the runners compared to the men this season the women have the edge with more experience this season with o total of 15 women on the roster. The Falcons open their season on Saturday...

Men water polo is practicing offensive and defensive drills at practice. The drill was held 3 offense players and 2 defense players. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s water polo play in Maryland for first season game

September 1, 2015

The men's water polo team played its first couple of games out of state in Annapolis, Maryland. This first game this season will be played against Gannon University at Annapolis, Maryland. This will...

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Women’s Tennis 2015 Season Journey

May 19, 2015

The women's tennis team journey this season was an improvement compared to last season. Cerritos wasn't able to secure the South Coast Conference this season, as the Falcons placed second in the conference.At...

Women’s Tennis honor players

May 19, 2015

Cerritos women's tennis players receive recognition from All-South Coast Conference. Cerritos had a pair of singles and one doubles team in all-conference first-team, and one doubles team in second-team...

Construction Interactive

May 13, 2015

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Track and field feature

April 29, 2015

An event where running speed and distance is tested to test the runner mentally. There are seven running events in track and field: 100m dash, 200m dash, 400m dash, 800m dash, 1500m dash, 5000m dash,...

Men’s and women’s tennis lose at Ojai

April 29, 2015

Ojai held the 115th tennis tournament and it played host to many schools and divisions. It holds the Pac-12 Colleges, Division III Colleges, Community Colleges and CIF.The men’s tennis team had...

Women’s tennis breaking records this season

April 14, 2015

The women's tennis team have been breaking multiple school records this season. The women this season broke the longest winning streak in school history with 10 straight consecutive wins. The winning...

Men’s tennis looks to finish undefeated in conference play

March 28, 2015

The men's tennis team are 16-4 in season and are 5-0 in conference. The Falcons look to stay undefeated in the conference match against El Camino Community College on Thursday, March 26 at 2 p.m. On Mar....

Foreign players in Men’s tennis team

March 5, 2015

Amadi Kagoma a major in sociology is a sophomore from Kenya and attended Malezi School in Nairobi, Kenya.He chose to play for Cerritos because head coach Alvin Kim reached out to Kagoma via email that...

Men’s Tennis lose a close match against Mesa

March 5, 2015

The men's tennis streak got snapped by San Diego Mesa on Feb. 27. The Falcons were on a 7 game wining streak as they were defeated in a close match losing 4-5. Cerritos is now 10-2 in season.The Falcon's...

Stef Flores backhands a volley in her singles match. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Women’s Tennis get back on track defeating El Camino

March 2, 2015

Women's tennis bounced back and defeated El Camino College by a score of 6-3. Cerritos is now 7-3 in season and 3-1 in conference games. The Falcons looked stronger and look to continue their success on...

Despite resting players men’s tennis beats El Camino

March 2, 2015

Men's tennis team extended their winning streak to six games as they defeated El Camino College 8-1 in a conference game on Feb. 27. Cerritos is now 10-1 in season and 2-0 in conference games. The...

Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Women’s tennis snap four-game win streak

March 2, 2015

The Women's got their winning streak snapped by Mt San Antonio on Feb. 24 after losing 7-2. The Falcons are now 6-3 in season and 1-1 in conference games. Cerritos will play their next game at home against...

Agustin Lombardi in his singles match returns the volley with his backhand. Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s tennis extend winning streak to five

February 26, 2015

Men's tennis extended their winning streak to five as they cruised against Mt. San Antonio on Feb.24. The Falcons played their first conference game of the season at home and won 9-0. The Falcons next...

Men’s tennis extend home-court dominance

February 18, 2015

The men's tennis team played their seventh game in the season against Los Angeles Pierce Community College in a non-conference match. The Falcons defeated LA Pierce 8-1 on Feb. 17. Cerritos plays their...

Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s tennis team back on track defeating Riverside

February 12, 2015

The men's tennis team extended their winning streak to two on Feb. 10 as they defeated Riverside Community College 6-3. The Falcons have a seven day break period with no games just practice for the...

Men’s tennis shuts out Palomar College

February 9, 2015

The men's tennis team played a back-to-back game for the first time this season. Cerritos hosted Palomar College on Feb. 6 as they defeated Palomar 9-0. The Falcons will host the next game at home against...

Men’s tennis win third consecutive game

February 6, 2015

The men's tennis team played on Feb. 3 against Cypress College and won the match 9-0. For the doubles match, the Falcons looked to take advantage early on in the match against Cypress. Playing as...

Men’s tennis team handedly win season opener

February 2, 2015

The men's tennis team played at Mt. San Jacinto College in a non-conference match. Looking for the same result as last year the Falcons beat the Eagles 8-1. Playing against the shorthanded Eagles, the...

Amadi Kagoma Sophomore in his singles match focused on returning the ball with his backhand Photo credit: Christian Gonzales

Men’s tennis shutouts Glendale In all nine matches

February 2, 2015

On Jan. 29 the men's tennis team held the home season opener versus Glendale. Cerritos coming off a win in the season opener looked to continue there success in this match-up. Starting off playing...

Jeff Gonzalez (left) and Micah Winn (right) defending East Los Angeles defenders. Photo credit: Sean Fulmer

Men’s basketball team suffer a blowout loss to East Los Angeles

January 22, 2015

The Falcons hosted East Los Angeles College on Wednesday, Jan. 21 as one of the top-five community colleges for basketball. The Falcons looked forward to defending the home-court against the Huskies...

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