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He’s not a one-trick Mustang

Jared Ambuehl, jambuehl@lmcexperience.com
December 4, 2015
Filed under Profile, Sports

Gabe Taylor, quarterback for the Los Medanos College Mustangs football team, is a two-sport athlete, who also plays baseball at LMC. Taylor was not always a multi-sport athlete however. He grew up playing only baseball from ages 3 to 11 because his mom would not let him play football. “My mom and dad ...

Powelson combats injury

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
December 4, 2015
Filed under Sports

Renee SmithLos Medanos’ very own athletic trainer, Brian Powelson, took an interesting road to get to where he is today. Raised just beyond San Francisco International Airport, Powelson decided to stay local when attempting to further his education and attended Sacramento State right out of high ...

Possible MLB rule changes

Jared Ambuehl, jambuehl@lmcexperience.com
December 3, 2015
Filed under Sports

First it was replay, now it is hard slides, strike zones, designated hitters in both leagues and lowering the mound. Baseball is a game that can never stop evolving if it wants to compete with the NFL for the most popular sport in America. Maybe it is because fans have liked what they have seen out...

Giants set to have active offseason

Jared Ambuehl, jambuehl@lmcexperience.com
November 19, 2015
Filed under Sports

Valuable assets, such as 26-year-old Dutch Caribbean shortstop, Andrelton Simmons, are already starting to be traded this off-season and it’s not even December. General managers across the league will indeed approach the 2015-16 off-season aggressively, including the San Francisco Giants’ very own...

Football finishes .500

Renee Smith, rmsith@lmcexperience.com
November 19, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Los Medanos College Mustangs’ football team ends their season at .500 as they defeated the Mendocino Eagles on the road 29-12 Saturday, Nov. 14. The game began as LMC’s kicker Blessing Wainiwheh sent they ball off 59 yards to Mendo’s six-yard line. Eagles running back Joceice Cannon returned...

Stangs playoff bid stifled

Stangs playoff bid stifled

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com
November 19, 2015
Filed under Sports

Los Medanos College Volleyball suffered a defeat to Napa Valley College last Friday, ending their playoff ambitions during Sophomore Night. LMC had to beat Napa — unless Napa lost to lowly Laney — and likely first-place Yuba to force a playoff against second-place Napa, but the Storm granted no...

Football loses close call

Renee Smith, rsmith@lmcexperience.com
November 12, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Los Medanos College Mustangs football team lost a tight contest to the Shasta College Knights Saturday Nov. 7, 29-28. Quarterback Gabe Taylor (9-20, 101 yards, touchdown, interception) set the pace early with a 21-yard run to the end zone, but the two-point conversion was intercepted and returned...

Basketball tips off

Basketball tips off

Xavier Valle, xvalle@lmcexperience.com
November 12, 2015
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

The Los Medanos College Mustangs men’s basketball team played their first preseason game of the season against the junior varsity team from Simpson University, winning 100-72. LMC head coach Derek Domenichelli was excited about his roster outlook this season. “There are only three sophomores from...

Volleyball tramples Eagles

Volleyball tramples Eagles

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com
November 12, 2015
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

Winning 5 of their last 6, Los Medanos College Mustangs volleyball waltzed to another easy victory against Mendocino College Tuesday, Nov. 10, winning three games to none. Mendocino never looked quite threatening and LMC freshmen Caitlin Sadler and Taylor Green led an explosive, if not sometimes inconsistent,...

Kickball league launches

Kickball league launches

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
November 5, 2015
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

The Intramural Kickball League began at Los Medanos College with a doubleheader Wednesday, Nov. 4 in the first of a five-week tournament. The LMC softball field was the sight for the two match ups, with the Baby Bounces and the Free Agents set to do battle first. The wind was chilly and the energ...

Volleyball 10-2 in conference

Volleyball 10-2 in conference

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com
November 5, 2015
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

Los Medanos Volleyball were rude hosts Wednesday night, trouncing Marin College three sets to none. The Mustangs cruised to easy victories in the first two games, winning 25-15 in each. They started slowly in the third game but eventually came out ahead 25-19. Coach Lou Panzella was satisfied with ...

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