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Mirka Granoble, Sophomore setter No. 2 jumps high as she passes it to her teammates. Photo credit: Karen Miramontes

Falcons lose to Lancers but not without a fight!

October 17, 2019

Cerritos College volleyball team took another loss from Pasadena City College on Friday Oct. 11 but not without a fight, extending...

Freshman Mirka Granoble setting up sophomore Bianca Smith for a quick spike down the middle. Granoble had plenty of assists during the tournament.

Women’s volleyball hopeful for season with team growth

August 21, 2018

After going 2-20 the previous year, women's volleyball are on the road searching for a better season outcome. Head coach Kari...

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 out. We did get second in conference which is really...

What does Volleyball Mean To You? | Talon Marks Podcast

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer

November 24, 2014

  Staff Writer Alan Leyva picks the brain of two volleyball players to get a better feel about the game they play....

Volleyball snaps six-game win streak against El Camino

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor

October 30, 2014

The women's volleyball team snapped its six-game win streak by a final tally of 18-25, 20-25, 10-25 against visiting El Camino College on Oct. 29. The Falcons (9-7, 6-2) opened the game matching the Warriors (16-2, 8-0) point-for-point through the first game. It wasn’t until the second game where the Falcons came alive by going up 10-5 midway...

Conference play continues against ELAC

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor

October 14, 2014

Despite sitting with an overall losing record of 5-6, the volleyball team heads into East Los Angeles College with renewed confidence as it has also earned a 2-1 conference record. Head coach Teresa Velasquez-Ortega has reiterated fundamentals in the team’s play and talked about fine tuning some problems that may have lead to its past losing skid. She...

Picture From Cerritos Falcons. Taken By Daryl Peterson.

Volleyball opens first dig pink rally game with a win

October 9, 2014

A straight 3-0 sweep secured a victory for the volleyball team against Pasadena City College at home Wednesday, Oct. 8. This...

Volleyball motivated by Dig Pink Rally

Armando Jacobo

September 30, 2014

As October approaches, people often prepare for upcoming Halloween weekend festivities. Most overlook the fact that October represents Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. The Cerritos College volleyball team will be participating in the Dig Pink Rally, sponsored by the Side-Out Foundation f...

Late rotations, communication a factor in volleyball's defeat

Late rotations, communication a factor in volleyball’s defeat

September 24, 2014

The women's volleyball team's lack of communication cost it a 3-2 loss against Riverside on Wednesday, Sept. 24, at 5 p.m. inside...

Vanquishing inconsistency: The volleyball team currently has a 3-4 overall record, right below .500. The team blames inconsistency as the problem, hoping to eliminate it against Riverside.

Volleyball going for a split record against Riverside

September 24, 2014

Through seven games thus far in the season, the Cerritos College volleyball team is lacking consistency as it looks to play...

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