Women’s basketball has season of firsts

  By Tadzio Garcia With their backs to the wall, East Los Angeles College put together a regular season-ending 6-2 run to earn a California Community College Athletic Association basketball playoff bid. It was an improbable ending after a disastrous 1-4 start in South Coast Conference play and the first playoff game for the sophomores. The No. 11-seeded Huskies fell short of upsetting the No. 3-seeded Los Angeles Valley College…

March 14, 2014
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Huskies back on track

By Tadzio Garcia   The No. 18-statewide ranked East Los Angeles College women’s basketball team remained undefeated in South Coast Conference play after an 80-62 road win over El Camino College last night. “We were ready to end our three-game skid so we shared the ball better than we did in our last three contests. As a result, we beat El Camino on the offensive glass,” Head Coach Bruce Turner…

December 20, 2012
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East Los Angeles College Scoreboard, Week 13

  Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 By Tadzio Garcia   Magdaleno ends season All-American Megan Magdaleno took All-American honors after placing on the All-State Team at the California Community College Athletic Association Cross Country Championships last Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno. She is the first ELAC All-American since 2006 when Oscar Ogwaro won the men’s race at the state championships. Magdaleno took 12th place in 18:52.50, sprinting ahead of Nicole…

November 25, 2012
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Huskies women’s basketball win by five

By Vanessa Lopez   East Los Angeles College, the No. 20-ranked women’s basketball team in the state, defeated San Diego City College, 53-48, to secure the consolation championship at the second annual Lady Gaucho Classic last Saturday. The Huskies held off a late rally from SDCC in the second half to secure the win and an overall record of 5-1 in non-conference play. ELAC won behind big performances by starting…

November 20, 2012
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East LA College women’s basketball wins title

By Will Hernandez   The Huskies began the 2012-13 season with a bang defeating tough non-conference opponents at the Fourth Annual Diabetes Invitational at Mission College, Nov. 9-11, in Santa Clara. East Los Angeles College  won the tournament by defeating De Anza College 47-38, after previously beating Chabot and Mission colleges. The Huskies defeated Chabot College by 13 points, 56-43. Three-guard transfer from Cal State Dominguez Hills, De Laura Castaneda, led…

November 20, 2012
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