Volleyball spikes Rio Hondo College on the road

November 15, 2017

By Joe Dargan Volleyball dominated at Rio Hondo College on Friday, winning three straight sets 25-23, 25-13 and 25-16, respectively. With a shutout against Rio a month ago, East Los Angeles College coach Elliot Walker didn’t want to take this game lightly. “I take every game as if it’s a new one. Since we played them last, they’ve made some changes and we’ve made some changes.  We have to see…

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Volleyball Loses in three sets

By Rogelio Alvarez Volleyball team was shutout against Mt. San Antonio College 3-0 last Friday in the South Gym. The Huskies are now 6-6 overall and 0-2 in South Coast-North Conference play. Despite Mt. SAC’s well-coordinated offense, the Huskies fought hard to stay in the game. “We didn’t give up. We kept fighting. We got over our mistakes quickly and we fought. We really wanted (the win),” ELAC freshman right…

October 5, 2016
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Volleyball falls out of playoff contention

by Mayra S. Ventura   The East Los Angeles College Women’s volleyball team defeated Los Angeles Harbor College in three sets, 25-12, 25-13, 25-8, on Nov. 6. After a rocky start, sophomore outside hitter Breanna Trujillo (Montebello High School) led the Huskies to victory. “Honestly a lot of the times we have a rocky start at the beginning, I think that’s just how we are, it’s a form of getting…

November 18, 2015
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East Los Angeles College women’s volleyball loses close match

By William Hernandez Backed by a home crowd of over 200, the East Los Angeles College women’s volleyball team lost a tough preseason game 3-2, to NCAA Division III Cal Lutheran University’s junior varsity  team in five sets last Wednesday, Sept. 11. In pregame warmups the Huskies looked extremely motivated and enthusiastic about playing in front of their home crowd for the first time this season. “Last night we had…

September 22, 2013
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A new addition to women’s volleyball

September 14, 2012

  By Dulce Carrillo   Elliott Walker, the new East Los Angeles College women’s head volleyball coach, has the Huskies looking forward to the new season through optimistic eyes. Recommended by former head coach Trisha Marx, he admits that this will be a difficult season, but feels good about the team’s future. “This season will be a transition season,” says Walker, who wants his team to develop the skills they…

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