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Falcons’ wrestling confident for state championship win

Falcons’ wrestling confident for state championship win

Carlos Ruiz, Sports Editor

August 21, 2018

The Falcon wrestlers are training hard heading into the new season on the hunt for glory. Head coach Don Garriott has led the team into the top four spots for the state championship in the past four seasons. Garriott said, "Our goal is to win the conference, win the regional and win the state every...

A Look Into Wrestling

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer

December 15, 2014

Dustin Kirk talks about wrestling. Head Coach Don Garriott gives insight, as well.

Despite initial start Kirk stays humbled

Monica Gallardo, Sports Copy Editor

November 20, 2014

Standout athletes usually dedicate their life to a sport at an early age, learning the basics and mastering them throughout the years. That is not the case for Cerritos College wrestler Dustin Kirk. “Honestly, I had no idea what wrestling was my freshman year of high school. I started wrestling...

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...

Wrestling rebounds from loss to Mt. SAC

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

October 24, 2014

The wrestling team got its revenge on the team that gave it its first loss of the season, Mt. San Antonio College, on Wednesday, Oct. 22. The team suffered its first loss against Mt. SAC on Saturday, Oct. 18, in a tournament with a two-point deficit; but that Wednesday, the team would go on to win...

Wrestling pinned for first loss of season

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

October 22, 2014

The wrestling team participated in the Southern California Regional Dual Team Championships on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 9 a.m. at the Cerritos College Gymnasium. The team felt good going into this tournament with a perfect record and no team had an answer to their perfect record. Jesse Gomez said, ...

Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Wrestling comes out on top as it crushes Rio Hondo at home

Alexander Naveja, Associate Sports Editor

October 16, 2014

The men’s wrestling team wins an important conference game and will be heading to the Southern Regional Duals with a winning streak of seven meets. There were about 50 people in attendance to see the wrestling team get its home win over Rio Hondo College on Wednesday, Oct. 15. The final score of th...

Wrestling team continues to stay hungry against Rio Hondo

Armando Jacobo, Sports Editor

October 14, 2014

The Cerritos College wrestling team is coming off a dominant outing at the Santa Ana tournament, and is currently riding a six-game winning streak, making it undefeated for the season. “Feels good to be on a team that’s on a (six-game) winning streak; good vibe, everyone is on the same page...

Wrestling dominates against West Hills

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

“I think this year we have a chance at the state title, " Max Kumashiro said, as he faced a wrestler he’s defeated before, and did so again. The wrestling team won the West Hills dual meet this past Friday, Oct. 3, on Falcon soil, 38-6. “Usually, the home meets are a little more nerve-wracking,...

Wrestling prepares for first home meet

Alan Leyva, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

“I just want to see development in the areas we’ve been working on both technically and psychologically,” said Head Coach Don Garriott coming into Friday's dual meet against West Hills and Saturday's Santa Ana tournament. Garriott is anticipating the first home dual meet and he is planning on...

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