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Shmackem: Dodgers have too much talent to miss the playoffs

Shmackem: Dodgers have too much talent to miss the playoffs

Jah-Tosh Baruti, Freelancer

September 29, 2018

The Los Angeles Dodgers have endured a battle-tested season, now the team is on the verge of missing the playoffs for the first time since the 2012 season— Although L.A. has a flare for the dramatics, the Dodgers will ultimately make the playoffs. It definitely won’t be a walk in the park for...

Women’s and men’s tennis team’s end regular season on win streaks

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 18, 2018

Cerritos College’s women’s and men’s tennis team’s enter the playoffs both as No. 1 seeds, after strong regular seasons. The women’s tennis team capped off the 2017-18 regular season with 19 straight victories, in rout to a 21-1 overall record (6-0 division play).While the men’s ...

Shmackem: NBA Playoffs round one shmackin’ predictions

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 14, 2018

The National Basketball Association Playoffs - 2018 kickoff on April 14, as the battle for the Larry O’brien Trophy begins in the first round, between eight teams each in two conferences in a best of seven showdown. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(...

Women’s tennis wins the South Coast Conference Tournament

Women’s tennis wins the South Coast Conference Tournament

Carlos Ruiz

April 11, 2018

The Cerritos College women's tennis team have been seeded first in the Southern California Regional playoffs after winning the South Coast Conference tournament.The Falcons played a final doubles match in which sophomore Lisa Suzuki and freshman Kseniia Prokopchuk teamed up against El Camino College.The match was won by the Falcon p...

Falcons just keep swimming

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 4, 2018

During the last South Coast Conference dual swimming and diving meet of the season on Friday the Falcons men's and women's team each split their two matches, respectively.So far on the season the women's team has compiled a record of 4-4, as they head into the playoffs, while the men's team have mana...

Sports granted $16,000

Sports granted $16,000

Jah-Tosh Baruti

April 2, 2018

“The problem is they keep winning, they keep getting championships, isn’t that what we want?,” said senator Christopher Rodriguez to anyone who weren’t in agreement with giving the sports program additional funding. During an Associated Students of Cerritos College meeting on March 21 members...

Falcons men’s basketball’s title hopes come to an end in Final Four loss against San Francisco City College

Falcons men’s basketball’s title hopes come to an end in Final Four loss against San Francisco City College

Jah-Tosh Baruti

March 16, 2018

The Cerritos College men’s basketball team’s season wraps up in the CCCAA State Tournament Final Four, with an 83-89 loss to the No. 1 ranked team in the state, the City College of San Francisco on Saturday. The game started off on a good note for the Falcons, sophomore guard Keshaun Mack (No.14) was able to get his hands on the ball during the tip-off, he i...

Falcons men’s basketball ride half time surge all way to the Elite Eight

Falcons men’s basketball ride half time surge all way to the Elite Eight

Jah-Tosh Baruti

March 6, 2018

  Cerritos College men’s basketball team advance to the Elite Eight in Ventura, CA, following a 20 point victory on March 3 versus Santiago Canyon College, 95-75. The men's basketball team has not been to the CCCAA State Tournament in 16 years, since the 2001-02 season. The Falcons went...

Falcons win triple overtime thriller as Riley Hamilton hit the game winning three pointer

Falcons win triple overtime thriller as Riley Hamilton hit the game winning three pointer

Jah-Tosh Baruti

February 28, 2018

With 1.8 seconds left in the third overtime of the game, sophomore guard Riley Hamilton (No. 4) hit a go-ahead three to lift the Falcons, 76-75, crushing the hearts of Riverside College coaches, players and fans in the process. “I was trying to just get the ball and be able to make a play, originally...

Falcons’ women’s basketball ends season with loss against Palomar College in the Playoffs

Falcons’ women’s basketball ends season with loss against Palomar College in the Playoffs

Carlos Ruiz

February 28, 2018

The Cerritos College women's basketball team lost in the second round of playoffs against Palomar College, 58-84. Previously beating the 16th seed Antelope Valley College in an away first round of playoffs, the Falcons (seeded 17) traveled to challenge the No. 1 seed Palomar for the second round of...

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