Badminton’s conference woes continue

By Joshua Inglada  The Husky badminton team recorded its second South Coast Conference loss to Pasadena City College in the on  Friday (21-0). PCC badminton showed no signs of weakness and kept up its mounting offense to the Huskies’ shaky defense. They smashed several shots while the Huskies fumbled occasionally. Not a single match point was earned by ELAC’s badminton team. According to Huskies coach Qui Nguy, it was a…

April 27, 2015

Huskies end regular season with 18-match win streak

    By Tadzio Garcia In 2008 and 2014, the East Los Angeles College women’s badminton team won a South Coast Conference championship with a sweep of Pasadena City College. Each year ended with their only loss to San Diego City College in the SoCal Regional Finals. The Huskies swept the SCC individual and doubles teams finals both years advancing three singles players and two doubles teams to the state playoffs. It is another record to add to…

May 22, 2014

SoCal runner-up Huskies advance to state singles finals

By Tadzio Garcia After ending the regular season, 13-0, the ELAC swept the South Coast Conference Individual and Doubles finals last Friday in Manhattan Beach and advances six to the state championships. The Huskies won the top three spots out of the SCC singles competition and the top two doubles spots as well. The state individual finals will be held this Friday and Saturday at De Anza College in Cupertino….

May 7, 2014

Women’s badminton sweeps conference finals

By Tadzio Garcia After a team loss in the SoCal Regional Finals April 30, East Los Angeles College bounced back and swept the South Coast Conference singles and doubles finals yesterday in Manhattan Beach. The Huskies finished in first through fourth places in the SCC individual singles competition and took the top two spots in the doubles finals to send six athletes to the badminton state singles and doubles finals….

May 2, 2014

Women’s badminton wins title

By William Hernandez East Los Angeles College is the 2014 South Coast Conference badminton champions. They swept a double header against El Camino College 11-2 and 11-1 on April 16 to win the title then shut out El Camino College Compton Center, 21-0, last Friday at the Women’s Center. “In all my years watching badminton, this is by far one of the best teams we have had. What makes them…

May 1, 2014