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Costly turnovers against El Camino College ruin Falcons’ playoff hopes

Costly turnovers against El Camino College ruin Falcons’ playoff hopes

Keanu Ruffo, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

As the smell of fire in attendance and ashes floated through the air, the Cerritos College football team hosted El Camino College and lost by a score of 21-20 for the Central division title on Nov. 10. With a win, Cerritos would have share the division title and punched their ticket into the Southern...

Falcons defeat Rio Hondo College 2-0

Randy Tejeda, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

The Cerritos Men's Soccer team obtained their 15th win of the season against Rio Hondo on Nov. 2 by a score of 2-0. Freshman forwrard No. 9 Kevin Diaz in the fourth minute and midfielder No. 7 Alberto Carrillo in the 15th minute scored for the Falcons. Freshman defender No. 3 Ernesto Cueva and...

Men’s Water Polo swimming towards post season

Men’s Water Polo swimming towards post season

Carlos Ruiz, Sports Editor

October 24, 2018

Cerritos College's men's water polo team are on a two game winning streak as they head into the home stretch of the regular season. Falcons' water polo is currently 16-7 overall with five games left in the season. The team has scored 260 goals this season, they also have 172 assists in 23 g...

Falcons tie at home against Long Beach City College

Falcons tie at home against Long Beach City College

Randy Tejeda, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

The Cerritos College Men's Soccer team obtained its first draw on home soil against Long Beach City College on Oct. 9. The match ended 1-1, which means both teams are undefeated in the South Coast Conference tournament. Sophomore forward No. 9 Kevin Diaz received the ball from Sophomore midfielder No....

Falcons men’s soccer continue win streak with victory over Compton College

Randy Tejeda, Staff Writer

September 30, 2018

The Cerritos Men's soccer team obtained its second victory of the South Coast Conference tournament against Compton College with a final score of 1-0 on Sept. 28. The Cerritos Falcons obtained their seventh victory in the current campaign after Freshman forward No. 9 Kevin Diaz received the ball from...

Former Falcons soccer star signs with four-year university

Former Falcons soccer star signs with four-year university

May 7, 2018

A first team All-American soccer player for Cerritos College during the 2017-18 season, Itzel Ballesteros signed her National Letter of Intent on April 16 with Lincoln Memorial University, located in Tennessee. Ballesteros will be receiving a full-ride scholarship to the NCAA Division 2 school, to...

Falcons’ baseball take down Long Beach City College 14-0 in the last game of the season series

Falcons’ baseball take down Long Beach City College 14-0 in the last game of the season series

Carlos Ruiz

April 25, 2018

The Cerritos College baseball team won in a 14-0 shutout against the Long Beach City College Vikings closing out the series 2-1. The Falcons have obtained a share of the South Coast Conference South Division Title. This is the first conference title since the 2014 regular season for the Falcons. The...

Perruccio ‘steals’ her way to history

Perruccio ‘steals’ her way to history

Monica Gallardo, Opinion Editor

February 25, 2015

Centerfielder Joanna Perruccio made history and stole her 49th base and broke a school record for most stolen bases. On the softball field she bats lead-off and covers center field, swiftly using her speed to run down fly balls and steal bases to keep the team atop the South Coast Conference. During...

Falcons “swim” their way to their next meet

Denny Cristales

February 12, 2015

Some “tired” swimming is what’s expected from the men’s swimming team after an emphasis on long-distance swimming has been integrated to practice sessions in preparation for a South Coast Conference meet at Rio Hondo Friday, Feb. 13. The team is coming off a pentathlon non-scoring meet, ...

Volleyball falls short of playoffs again for sixth consecutive year

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

December 8, 2014

Despite ending the season with an overall record of 14-8 and 11-3 in the South Coast Conference, the women's volleyball team was left out of the playoffs, increasing their postseason-less years to six. Right side hitter Tisha Lenon said, “I feel like it wasn’t fair, but I see why we were left...

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