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Men’s soccer clinches playoff spot

By Liliana Marquez After two consecutive seasons without advancing to playoffs, the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team clinched a spot despite losing against Los Angeles Harbor College, 2-0, on Nov. 14 at Weingart Stadium. The Huskies ended the regular season ranked No. 10 in the South Region with a record of 8-8-5 overall [...]

 

Water polo ends season with two wins

By Joseph Ovalle  The East Los Angeles College women’s water polo team took fifth place with an upset win against Rio Hondo 10-9 in the South Coast Conference Tournament Championships Nov. 8 at Mt. San Antonio College. Rio Hondo College hosted the tournament, but it was held at Mt. San Antonio College because Rio Hondo’s [...]

 

Wrestlers earn All-Conference nods

By Joseph Ovalle The East Los Angeles College wrestling team finished the day with seven Huskies being named to the All Southeast Conference Team  at the Dual Tournament Championships Nov. 15 at Bakersfield College. ELAC sophomores Joseph Magdaleno-Hudson of the 165-pound weight class, Maury Lemons (285) and freshman Juan Soto (184) were all chosen to the All-SEC First Team. [...]

 
Women’s Soccer keeps playoff hopes alive

Women’s Soccer keeps playoff hopes alive

By Jesus Figueroa The East Los Angeles College’s women’s soccer team continues its playoff hopes with a well earned victory against Pasadena City College 4-0 on Nov. 11 at Weingart Stadium. With three games in one week, ELAC head Coach Tessa Troglia said she switched players out and put players in different positions that they [...]

 

Men’s soccer shocks No. 3 Mt. San Antonio College

By Liliana Marquez Cesar Alvarez had the perfect timing to net the game-winner for the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team to defeat state-ranked Mt. San Antonio College, 2-1, at the Mounties’ home on Nov. 7. to move the Huskies closer to playoffs. The Mounties have been state champions for four consecutive years (2009-2012). [...]

 

Huskies’ football wins comeback thriller

By Damien Guzman The East Los Angeles College football team won a 46-43 nail biter Nov. 8 against Mt. San Jacinto College as time expired in a game that honored ELAC state football champions of 1974. The Huskies, 3-6 overall and 2-4 in the American Mountain Conference, were down 43-39 with 47.5 seconds to go in the game with possession of the ball.  ELAC [...]

 

80th Annual Classic ends in romp

By Damien Guzman The Garfield Bulldogs dominated the East Los Angeles Classic pummeling their arch-rival school Roosevelt Rough Riders 42-7 Nov. 7 at Weingart Stadium. Garfield junior linebacker Joseph Silva, who leads the Bulldogs in tackles according to the Los Angeles Times, set the tone on the first play of the game. The Bulldogs kicked off [...]

 
Tartars stun Huskies, end streak

Tartars stun Huskies, end streak

By Liliana Marquez For the first time in the last five seasons, El Camino College Compton Center defeated  the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team, 2-1. The Huskies suffered a disappointing loss after a second-half-winner strike by Joey Loza of Compton Nov. 4 at Weingart Stadium. Loza’s goal allowed the Tartars to earn the come-from-behind victory. [...]

 
Women’s soccer eyes a playoff berth

Women’s soccer eyes a playoff berth

  By Cortez Cruz Serrato  The women’s soccer team beat El Camino College Compton Center, 4-0, in a South Coast Conference game Nov. 4 staying in contention for the Southern California Regional playoffs. With the win, the Huskies have an opportunity to move ahead of Mt. San Antonio College for second place in the South Coast Conference this [...]

 

Football loss ensues with brawl

By Damien Guzman Frustrations ran high after the football team lost an American Mountain Conference game late in the fourth quarter with a turnover Nov. 1 to give San Diego Mesa College a 9-7 win. A fight nearly broke out as the players shook hands after the game in a scuffle that left coaches on both [...]