Men’s soccer loses on controversial goal

By Stephanie Guevera  Men’s soccer lost by a polemical offside goal, 1-0, in the last minute of the game against Rio Hondo College on Friday at Weingart Stadium. “Players should either win, lose or draw games, not officials. It’s simple. The game was evenly matched. It could have gone both ways. Let the players decide. Don’t let an official decide in the 90th minute of the game. That’s wrong at…

October 5, 2016
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Men’s soccer fails to score equilizer in away game

September 29, 2016

By Diego Linares  Men’s soccer lost 2-1 in a matchup where they controlled possession of the ball at Chaffey College yesterday. East Los Angeles College started the game intent on scoring goals. The offensive attack was effective in penetrating the opposing team’s defense, but was unable to come up with a score. “There were three goals we could’ve had there. It could’ve been 3-0. I think we played well at…

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Men’s soccer 2016 season preview

By Stephanie Guevara With new changes and new rivals in their conference, the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team prepares to for the upcoming season. ELAC is currently in the South Coast Conference, which has recently undergone changes this season.  Instead of having eight teams, the conference will have 10 teams as Rio Hondo College and Chaffey College were added to the conference. Head coach Eddie Flores said the conference…

May 25, 2016
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Soccer player follows father’s footsteps

October 22, 2014

By Liliana Marquez Matias Amato started a new life away from family, friends and his home country to embark on another journey to pursue his long-time dream of becoming a professional goalkeeper. The moment when he had to leave his family and friends behind was something difficult for him. “Everyone went to the airport to say goodbye to me. It was sad. Once I got on the plane I realized…

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Men’s soccer scores crucial three-point victory

October 13, 2014

By Liliana Marquez After three winless South Coast Conference matches, the East Los Angeles College men’s soccer team scored a 4-2 victory over El Camino College Compton Center Oct. 10 at Weingart Stadium earning a much-needed three-points in the South Coast Conference standings. This result helped the Huskies move up in the SCC standings. They are now tied with Los Angeles Harbor and Pasadena City colleges, all with four points…

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Soccer coach goes for the goal

By Russell Zazueta Head coach Tessa Troglia of the East Los College women’s soccer team reveals her ingredients to life thanks to soccer. Troglia has an extensive background in soccer as a player and coach. Early on, Troglia proved to be a tremendous young athlete at La Serna High and Cal State Los Angeles. She was an assistant coach for Cerritos College when they were State Champions in 2007. She…

November 27, 2013
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Soccer players reach goal

March 20, 2013

  By Liliana Marquez   Men’s soccer team sophomores Adolfo Larios, Giovani Reyes and David Farias signed their letters of intent to attend Kansas Wesleyan University starting next fall on Monday during a meeting held at the president’s office. After spending two years as part of the men’s soccer team, forwards Larios and Reyes along with defender, Farias, decided to transfer to KWU after visiting the campus last January. East…

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Baseball woes continue in 6-3 loss

By Carlos Alvarez The Huskies wasted a strong start by sophomore Elias Novelo losing 6-3, to Santa Barbara City College. Novelo pitched six strong innings allowing one earned run off of six hits while pitching in and out of trouble. “Novelo threw well. He should have gotten the W (win),” Head Coach James Hines said. The offense once again was nonexistent as they managed a total of eight hits for…

February 24, 2013
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East LA College women’s soccer overcome rivals to clinch playoff spot

November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 By Yehoshua Robles   The women’s soccer team defeated South Coast Conference rivals Long Beach City College 1-0, in overtime, earning a spot in the playoffs. The Huskies will face the No. 2 seeded and unbeaten College of the Canyons who spots a 17-0-4 overall record, 11-0-4 in Conference play. They are ready for the Cougars they all say.   It was an intense game from the start of…

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East LA College women’s soccer routs Compton, 3-1

November 6, 2012

By Michael Price   Four red cards and four goals highlighted a decisive 3-1 victory for the women’s soccer team over El Camino College Compton Center last Friday at Weingart Stadium. Huskies Natasha Witzl and Susana Terrones received red cards along with Compton’s Stephanie Serna and Stephanie Pacheco for brawling on the field. Husky Leslie Rivera scored two goals and had an assist to Jessica Guzman who scored East Los…

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