Running back carries football to victory

By Dan Gudino The football team showed resilience in a 26-21 comeback victory on the road last Saturday against Santa Ana College. East Los Angeles College trailed throughout the majority of the first game in the inaugural season of the American Metro Conference. ELAC’s sophomore running back Shaq Shelton split through the middle of the Santa Ana defense and carried the ball eight yards to give the Huskies the winning…

October 5, 2016
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Football loses close matchup on the road

By Dan Gudino The football team came up short in a hard-fought battle at Antelope Valley College, losing 29-25 on Saturday. With under a minute left in the game, East Los Angeles College seemed to have recovered a fumble, but the tackle and strip went unseen by officials. “We can’t go against the refs. They make the calls, but I feel like we got cheated. A loss is a loss….

September 21, 2016
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ELAC football loses emotional first game of season

By Dan Gudino The football team took an emotional 27-3 loss in the first game of the season at Orange Coast College on Saturday. Lack of production from the offense, missed tackles, inexperience and first game nerves took East Los Angeles College out of the game. A few ELAC players were left in tears after Orange Coast scored 20 unanswered points in the second half. One of those emotional players was…

September 7, 2016
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Huskies football defeated in season opener

By Ivan Cazares and Dan Gudino   East Los Angeles College football lost against the Glendale Community College Vaqueros, 35-31, in the Huskies 2015 season opener at Weingart Stadium Sept. 5. The final quarter started with a  score of 28 to 26 in favor of the Huskies. Glendale took the lead,  29-28, with a 19-yard field goal from Vaquero kicker Kerin Beltran with 3:44 left in the quarter. ELAC freshman kicker…

September 22, 2015
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