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Huskies end regular season with 18-match win streak

Huskies end regular season with 18-match win streak

    By Tadzio Garcia In 2008 and 2014, the East Los Angeles College women’s badminton team won a South Coast Conference championship with a sweep of Pasadena City College. Each year ended with their only loss to San Diego City College in the SoCal Regional Finals. The Huskies swept the SCC individual and doubles teams finals both years advancing three singles [...]

 

Huskies soccer prospects add finesse

By Liliana Marquez   After two consecutive seasons without advancing to the playoffs, the 2014 East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team is preparing to challenge its South Coast Conference rivals with an anticipated stronger and renovated team. This year, Head Coach Eddie Flores and his coaching staff prepared themselves and recruited players from local [...]

 
Volleyball looks to improve

Volleyball looks to improve

  By Marcus Camacho The East Los Angeles College women’s volleyball team should improve the upcoming season after a strong recruitment. ELAC has recruited 13 athletes, who have played club volleyball or high school volleyball on the average of at least two years. “We have some players that can play in multiple positions on the floor. [...]

 
East  Los Angeles College building sports dynasty

East Los Angeles College building sports dynasty

  By William Hernandez It has been awhile since the East Los Angeles College Athletic Department has accomplished as much all-around success as they have in 2014. When the regular season concluded for spring sports last month, ELAC had seven teams competing in the California Community College Athletic Association postseason including the swim and dive team [...]

 
East LA College wins two titles at state

East LA College wins two titles at state

  By Tadzio Garcia For the second time in school history, the East Los Angeles College women’s track and field team won two individual state titles in a California CCAA Track and Field Championships. Three-time All-American freshman Laura Aceves won the 2014 10,000-meter run on May 16 at Mt. San Antonio College and added another [...]

 
Track and field wins two state titles

Track and field wins two state titles

  By Jose Bivian and Ruben Hernandez For the first time in East Los Angeles College’s history, the track and field team took home the gold in two steeplechase races on Saturday at the SoCal Track and Field Championships. The Huskies won back-to-back first place steeplechase gold medals in for the first time in ELAC’s 68 [...]

 
East Los Angeles College first baseman improves game

East Los Angeles College first baseman improves game

    by Marco Palacios The baseball season finished at East Los Angeles College. Sophomore, Jonathan Larson, 21, concluded his career as a Husky. First basemen on the ELAC baseball team, Larson, like all of his teammates is  waiting for baseball Head Coach’s James Hines’ exit interview Larson feels confident in his performance this season. [...]

 
Runners run path to state finals

Runners run path to state finals

By Tadzio Garcia All-American and freshman Laura Aceves won first place in the women’s 10,000-meter run at the 2014 SoCal Southern California Regional Trials and Championships May 3 at Riverside City College. It is ELAC’s first-ever women’s gold medal in the event at the SoCal finals since the event was added to California Community College [...]

 
Huskies win first-ever swim medal at state

Huskies win first-ever swim medal at state

By Tadzio Garcia May 9 UPDATE: Huskies earn nine All-American status awards Erik Matheson, East Los Angeles swim and dive head coach, announced today that Alice YingFei Zhang has earned California Community College Athletic Association All-American status in seven swim events this season. Wenning Shen earned All-American status in two events, the 50-yard and the [...]

 
Huskies bring home SoCal Champion

Huskies bring home SoCal Champion

  By Tadzio Garcia All-American Laura Aceves won first place in the women’s 10,000-meter run at the 2014 SoCal Trials Regionals Championships May 3 at Riverside City College. It is ELAC’s first-ever women’s gold medal in the event at the SoCal finals since the event was added to California Community College Athletic Association track and [...]