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Women’s soccer stuns No. 2

Women’s soccer stuns No. 2

By Sergio Berrueta The East Los Angeles College Huskies won a key South Coast Conference game, 4-2, after an aggressive match against No. 2-ranked Mt. San Antonio College Oct. 14 at home in Weingart Stadium. Two Huskies were injured. Maria Beccerra fell and slid to the ground at minute 15. Also, Ayre Looney of ELAC was injured after [...]

 

Volleyball loses to winless Lancers

By Dulce Carrillo With back and forth competitive sets, East Los Angeles College, 7-7 overall and 1-2 in the South Coast Conference,  lost 3-1 to Pasadena City College (1-9, 1-2) at Hutto-Patterson Gymnasium in Pasadena Oct. 10. ELAC is now tied for fifth place in the South Coast Conference with Los Angeles Trade Tech College (3-2, 1-2) [...]

 
Men’s soccer scores crucial three-point victory

Men’s soccer scores crucial three-point victory

By Liliana Marquez After three winless South Coast Conference matches, the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team scored a 4-2 victory over El Camino College Compton Center Oct. 10 at Weingart Stadium. This result helped the Huskies move up in the SCC standings. They are now tied with Los Angeles Harbor and Pasadena City [...]

 

Wrestlers fall big without top athletes

By Joseph Ovalle The East Los Angeles College wrestling team fell to Rio Hondo College, 32-15, Oct. 9 at home in the men’s gym. Sophomores Joseph Magdaleno-Hudson and Maury Lemons were kept out of the line-up due to apparent injuries. Both wrestlers are ranked in state with Magdaleno-Hudson second-ranked  in in the 157-pound division and Lemons [...]

 

Volleyball team loses first conference game

By Carlos Alvarez The East Los Angeles College volleyball team was shutout by 10th-ranked El Camino College, 3-0, Oct. 8 at home in the men’s gym. ELAC never led in the match losing 25-18, 25-15, 25-16. With the victory the Warriors overall record moves to 10-2, 2-0 in the South Coast Conference, ELAC (7-6, 1-1) dropped [...]

 

Wrestlers get ninth place in Santa Ana

By Joseph Ovalle East Los Angeles College placed ninth in the 24-team Santa Ana College Wrestling Tournament Oct. 4 sophomore Joseph Magdaleno-Hudson took second place in the 157-pound weight division. Cerritos College won the team title with Mt. San Antonio College coming in at a distant second. Cerritos had a wrestler finish top-three in every weight class including four [...]

 

Runners upset in the heat

By Tadzio Garcia The East Los Angeles College cross-country teams competed without their top runners, mostly due to injuries, and settled for sixth place finishes at the Foothill Invitational Friday in San Bernardino. San Bernardino Valley College won the men’s team title while Cuyamaca College won the women’s championship. ELAC sophomore Cristian Flores placed sixth [...]

 

Huskies football loses to No. 1

By Andrew Ruiz Mental mistakes and lack of attention to detail was East Los Angeles College’s downfall a 47-14 loss against undefeated Victor Valley College, No. 1-ranked in the Southern California American Division, Oct. 4 at home. “We made some mistakes—some busted plays,” ELAC Head Coach Steve Mojarro said. “We just got to prepare better for the next game.” ELAC quarterback [...]

 

Missed chances results in soccer draw

By Liliana Marquez Failure to capitalize its scoring chances resulted in a 0-0 draw for the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team against Long Beach City College in their first home match for South Coast Conference play Oct. 7 at Weingart Stadium. The result puts the Huskies’ records at 3-4-3 overall and 0-2-1 in [...]

 
Huskies beat crosstown rival 18-5 in pool

Huskies beat crosstown rival 18-5 in pool

  By Tadzio Garcia Erik Matheson, East Los Angeles College water polo coach, had something specific in mind in an 18-5 victory against crosstown rival Los Angeles Trade Tech College Oct. 1. ELAC, a heavy favorite based on head-to-head competition, was leading 12-1 after the first period at Trade Tech. Rather than pounding out a huge [...]