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In a tough matchup, Falcons lose to Vikings

Infographic showing points per quarter from each team. The Vikings obtained the win 13-6 on Oct. 29, 2019. Photo credit: Luis Lemus

Luis Lemus, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

Cerritos College Women's water polo loses a tough game to rival Long Beach City College on Oct. 29.The game was a show of the to...

Player Brian Luque-Gutierrez, scores an unassisted goal in the beginning of the second quarter. The Falcons defeated the Rio Hondo Roadrunners on Oct. 2, 2019.

Men’s Water Polo Triumphs in Victory Against Roadrunners

October 4, 2019

The Cerritos College men’s water polo team defeated Rio Hondo's Roadrunners on Oct. 2, with a score of 22 to 3 in their second...

Under the Radar: Water polo makes a splash

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

One of the most underrated sports, which is also considered the second hardest sport in the world, is water polo. A sport that is fun to play and fun to learn although many people do not know what it is, water polo is a sport everyone should watch or try to play. The physicality aspect of the game is tough due to the possibility of broken noses,...

Kate De La Mora with a lob shot. Mora led the team in scoring with four goals in the game.

Falcons’ water polo plays around El Camino

September 17, 2018

Cerritos College women's water polo team faced off against El Camino on Sept. 12 in what turned out to be a lopsided game with...

Men and Women’s Water Polo treading into this season

Christopher Martinez

August 21, 2018

Women's water polo is off to a promising start while the men’s water polo team is looking lost in the deep end. A minor physical altercation erupted between two Falcon teammates, freshman utility Brent Buchan and sophomore utility Dylan Sun, during a team scrimmage.Heading into this season head coach Joe Abing said, “Feels good. New team; ...

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...

Men’s water polo comes out ‘golden’ with record home Tournament

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

October 28, 2014

The men’s water polo team finished with a 3-1 record at the Golden West Tournament last weekend. Head coach Joe Abing liked the fact that the tournament was at home. “It was a little bit of a help. We had four games in two days; two games a day. In between games many guys were able to go home and rest, so I think there’s an advantage there; fam...

Women’s water polo narrowly loses South Coast Conference game

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

October 24, 2014

Game one of the Cerritos College women’s water polo team's doubleheader ended in a crushing 18-17 loss to the Rio Hondo Roadrunners. Coach Sergio Macias said, “We gave ourselves a chance to win the game, starting from the first quarter all the way to the end, and we didn’t convert on easy opportunities. There’s nothing else I could have done.” Both...

Key conference games await women’s water polo

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

October 22, 2014

Women’s water polo captain Carla Harvey believes the team is ready for its back-to-back conference games against Rio Hondo College (6-10, 3-3) and East Los Angeles College (4-10, 3-3) on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Cerritos. She sees no negative effects that the 3:00 and 5:15 game times will have on the team’s mindset. “It’s mental because...

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