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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...

Falcons fly by Compton College and into No. 1 conference slot

Michael Reza

February 7, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team capped off its third win in a row after facing off against Compton College Jan 30.This win puts them at 3-0 in the conference and back in the driver’s seat in first place. This was another large margin victory for the Falcons beating Comp...

Shmackem: Toxic masculinity’s negative play in sports

Jah-Tosh Baruti

January 23, 2019


Filed under Columns, Men's Sports, Shmackem, Sports

Since the age of time men have dominated sports with emotionless ferocity, however, this type of toxic masculinity is actually toxic to sports.According to Macmillan Dictionary, toxic masculinity can be defined as the “adherence to traditional male gender roles that expect boys and men to show f...

Shmackem: Westbrook’s gonna Westbrook

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Columns, Men's Sports, Online Exclusive, Online Exclusives, Shmackem, Sports

Some haters say that he is just stat-padding to average triple-doubles, well up until the last game of the 2017-18 season on April 11, Russell Westbrook has accumulated 25 triple-doubles and the Oklahoma City Thunder’s record is 20-5 during those games. Say what you want, but men lie, women lie...

Twinning in the back court: The superstar twins of Falcons women’s basketball

Twinning in the back court: The superstar twins of Falcons women’s basketball

Jah-Tosh Baruti and Carlos Ruiz

February 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Features, Slideshows, Sports, Sports Features, Women's Sports

    Serena Rendon is a freshman shooting guard who started playing for Cerritos College this year, coming from Carson High School. Jesenia Rendon is also a freshman point guard, who likewise started playing for the Falcons this season. For some it would be a phenomenal feat in itself...

Falcons’ men’s basketball fly by LA Southwest Cougars

Falcons’ men’s basketball fly by LA Southwest Cougars

Sheldon Brookins

January 28, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Cerritos College men's basketball team had a 29-point blowout win against Los Angeles Southwest College, leading to a bit of animosity on the floor between players from opposing teams. The final score of the game was 97-68. Double technical fouls were addressed to G/F, No. 1 Demetrius Thomas and...

Women’s basketball beats LA Southwest College, leaving behind their five straight losses

Women’s basketball beats LA Southwest College, leaving behind their five straight losses

Carlos Ruiz

January 28, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Cerritos College women's basketball team broke their five game losing streak, by defeating their opponent Los Angeles Southwest College in a home conference match 65-40. Coach Kozlowski spoke about getting back in the winning column, "I feel like [losing is] a part of the season. We have a tough...

Falcons’ Men’s Basketball took their talents to Compton for a win

Falcons’ Men’s Basketball took their talents to Compton for a win

Jah-Tosh Baruti and Carlos Ruiz

January 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The Cerritos College Men’s Basketball team came back home with another “W” on their belt, this time against Compton College. The Falcons won the game 74-62. Now on a three game winning streak, the win raises their record to 17-4 for the season. No. 20 Jason Carter, stated with confidence,...

Falcons can’t keep up with Cougars

Falcons can’t keep up with Cougars

Emily Curiel, Staff Writer

February 12, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The Falcons lost their most needed game of the season, falling to the Cougars at Los Angeles Southwest College Wednesday, Feb. 11. Against the Cougars, the Falcons were more than dominated through the first half making it a rough way to start the game. The second half started off just as bad. Falcon...

Falcon Sports| Cerritos College Women’s Basketball Preview

Falcon Sports| Cerritos College Women’s Basketball Preview

Alex Naveja, Denny Cristales, and Kris Carrasco

February 12, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Editor's Picks, Multimedia, Videos, Women's Sports

Join Sports Editor Alex Naveja as he interviews two of the Cerritos College women's basketball team members and how they prepare for the upcoming conference game. Remember to like, comment and subscribe for more videos. Be sure to keep up with Falcon Sports for all your Cerritos College athletic exclusives.

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