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Hawaiian Island roots have players bonded on field

Alexander Naveja, Associate Copy Editor

November 20, 2014

On the football team, a group of players that have made their presence known have built a very strong family connection and a brotherhood with one another. One of the Hawaiian Island brothers, Norman Unga-Solomon, said, “We all live with each other. Right now, it’s only the four of us - me, Gio, Wiki and Cordell.” The players have a strong...

Anaya-Webb, Requejo inch closer to breaking records in Falcons’ 7-0 win

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

Cerritos forward Ashley Anaya-Webb scored three goals in the Falcons' 7-0 route of Los Angeles Harbor College, bringing her one goal shy of tying the Cerritos single-season record of 36 goals, set in 2008 by Monique Cisneros. With 30 goals to her name this season, midfielder Nayeli Requejo has a total of 56 career goals and is one shy of the 57 also...

Men’s water polo optimstic in going far in SCC tournament

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

November 4, 2014

Utility Carlos Abrego is hoping to face Long Beach City College at this weeks’ South Coast Conference Tournament. “We’re hoping to see Long Beach in the finals and we really want to beat (it) because (the team) beat us last year, ” he said. The Falcons hope that this season’s improvements help defeat the Vikings, who they lost to 12-5...

Women’s water polo seeks revenge in final tournament of the season

Monica Gallardo

November 4, 2014

The South Coast Conference Tournament will give the women’s water polo team a chance to play against Rio Hondo College again after splitting both decisions earlier this season. “We lost the first time we played (Rio Hondo), and the second time we won, so I’m hoping now that we’ve played twice, we have another win,” team captain Carla...

Cross country teams ready for championships

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

November 4, 2014

Men’s and women’s cross country will be traveling to Woodley Park on Friday, Nov. 7 for the Southern California Championships. If all goes well for the men and women, they will advance and go on to participate in the California Community College Athletics Association State Championship race. The best 10 teams from the north and the south will...

Falcons defeat ECC Compton Tartars 3-1

Sebastian Echeverry, Contributor

November 4, 2014

Men's soccer head coach Benny Artiaga would gather his players after games and educate them on both the level they should be playing and how quickly they have to get on with the program after suffering three ties and one loss in the last four games. In the game on Friday Oct. 31, Artiaga decided to use a different formation as they faced El Camino...

Women’s soccer continues dominance with win over El Camino-Compton Center

Abraham Venegas, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

Halloween didn’t prevent Cerritos College women's soccer team from driving a 9-0 win at home over ECC Compton thanks to midfielder Nayeli Requejo scoring four goals. Requejo's four goals takes her tally to 27 goals, making her the second highest goalscorer of the team just behind forward Ashley Anaya-Webb's 30 goals. The game started with Requejo...

Cerritos College wins its final regular season home game against Moorpark College 43-33. Quarterback Jimmy Walker lines up in the gun to snap the football. Photo credit: Grester Celis-Acosta

Football wins its final home game of regular season

November 2, 2014

The Falcons' defense forced five interceptions in the last home game of the regular season, which helped earn a victory against...

Falcon Sports ALWC

October 31, 2014

Carlos Holguin and Alex Naveja gives you a recap of A's game vs the Royals. If you like the video and want more, tune in for...

Wrestling takes down ELAC in non-conference match

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

October 31, 2014

Jesse Gomez and Max Kumashiro leads the wrestling team to their 11th win of season on Oct. 30 against East Los Angeles College. The Falcons would win with a final score of 34-14. Francisco Noyola, 125-pound weight class, set the tempo for the team with a pin and Dustin Kirk would continue the momentum by pinning his next opponent as well. Noyola...

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