Football finishes promising season tied for last place

by Dan Gudino   The 2015 season for the football team ended on a seven-game losing streak and with a 2-8 record. Before the season ELAC brought in first year Head Coach Eric Marty to change a struggling program to replace ex-head coach Steven Mojarro, who went 11-19 in three seasons. Marty and the Huskies in 2015 had a down year, not being able to match the three-win season of…

November 18, 2015
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Brothers take bond to football huddles

by Stephanie Guevara   Going to school with a sibling might not be so unusual, but if that sibling happens to be your football coach, that is rare. Since Brian Marty was in high school, his brother Eric Marty has coached him in football. He coached Brian Marty during his sophomore and junior high school seasons. According to Brian Marty, Eric Marty inspired him to play football. “Seeing him (Eric…

November 18, 2015
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ELAC looses consecutive conference game

By Diego Linares The football team was an extra point away from heading to overtime against College of the Desert on Saturday in a 21-20 loss. The Huskies’ aerial attack in the second half kept them in a game in which four turnovers and a missed kick led to a COD win in Weingart Stadium. A touchdown pass from Marty to wide-open freshman running back Shaquille Shelton with 5:18 left…

October 28, 2015
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Elac football gains victory against SBCC

By Dan Gudino The Husky football team won its first victory of the season on the road against the Santa Barbara City College, Sept. 19, 24-16.   Late in the final quarter ELAC scored with a 12 play, 91-yard drive, off freshman quarterback Brian Marty, for a four yard touchdown pass to freshman tight end Tanner Rose.   The score put ELAC up with 14 seconds remaining in the game,…

September 25, 2015
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New coach, new team brings new perspective to East Los Angeles College football

By Marcus Camacho After a series of off-season moves, the East Los Angeles College football team looks to bounce back and have a successful fall season. ELAC’s off-season began with the firing of head coach Steven Mojarro. Mojarro had a record of 11-19 in his three seasons as head coach and went 3-7 to finish the year. The Huskies replaced Mojarro with first-time head coach Eric Marty. Despite this being…

May 15, 2015
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New football head coach eyes program improvement

February 25, 2015

By Liliana Marquez After two seasons of poor results, the football team’s new Head Coach Eric Marty seeks to create an elite program and a winning team for the Huskies. Marty, a native of Seattle, Washington, assumed his post as the new football head coach at the beginning of the year. This is the first time that the 29-year-old is appointed head coach, even though he has plenty of coaching…

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