ELAC will not renew football coach’s contract

By Bryce Ronquillo The football program at East Los Angeles College will have a new coach at the helm for the 2015-2016 season. “Our head football coach, Steve Mojarro, was informed by me (Athletic Director, Allen Cone) and the Dean of Admissions that his contract would not be renewed on Thursday, November 20,” Cone said. Coach Mojarro has been a part of the football program for six years, three as…

December 4, 2014

Huskies win battle of Los Angeles in shootout

  By Anthony Merjanoff   The Huskies rallied back again with late game heroics and won the battle of Los Angeles. The game was a back-and-forth battle, a high scoring shootout. With the No. 19-ranked Huskies down 55-51 to West Los Angeles College with 4:39 remaining, it took 10 plays totaling 75-yards to get a touchdown and the lead. A 42-yard pass from Husky quarterback Aaron Cantu to running back Oliver…

September 18, 2012

Football keeps former Husky out of trouble

By Ariana Renteria After a constant struggle with gang involvement, East Los Angeles native Caesar Aguila has succeeded in turning his life around. “My mom was always on top of me.  But every teenager wants to do their own thing, always wants to do the opposite of what their parents want them to do,” said Aguila. Growing up without a father figure, Aguila was the youngest of five boys and one…

March 8, 2012

Coach Lynn Cain terminated after successful season

By Erik Luna State championship winning coach Lynn Cain was fired after four years as head coach for the Huskies’ football program last week. His being fired prompted many to speak out against the East Los Angeles College Athletics Department. ELAC Athletics Director Al Cone asked Cain to collect his belongings and turn in his keys by Feb. 3. “Quite often with these situations communication between coaches, administration and staff is a…

February 9, 2012