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Mustangs finish third

Mustangs finish third

Carlos Ruiz, cruiz@lmcexperience.com
April 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

With the Los Medanos College softball season coming to an end, the sophomore Stangs were honored in a pregame ceremony conducted by an emotional head coach Tim Rognlien, summarizing each player's attributes and efforts this year. Sophomores Corina Salinas, Marie Rios and team captain Ryann Yelder, all...

Let them smoke?

Brendan Mendoza, Guest Columnist
December 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

Marijuana has been dated to be one of the oldest crops cultivated by humans. There is even Chinese medical reference that has been dated at 2700 BC as they used it for medical reasons. Possession of marijuana is legal in many countries such as Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Spain, Netherlands, North Korea,...

LMC is bowl game bound after 8th win

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
November 16, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Los Medanos College Mustangs finished the regular season with an impressive 8-2 record and will be playing in their first bowl game since 2004 as they take on Monterey Peninsula College in The Living Breath Foundation Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 1:00 PM in the Rabobank Stadium in Salinas. Th...

Stangs end season with big W

Andrew Gonzales, Staff Writer
November 14, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Los Medanos College Mustangs muscled their way to a 27-20 victory over the Hartnell Panthers in the Nov. 12 contest which saw the winning team deploy late-game heroics en route to its eighth win on the season, and a bowl bid. Z’andre Givens provided the game's definitive play with his 30-yard cat...

No HOF for Schilling?

No HOF for Schilling?

Steven Luke, sluke@lmcexperience.com
November 13, 2016
Filed under Sports

There is a player who has been on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for four years with his vote percentage rising each year. There is a player who has been on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot that owns three World Series rings as a player. There is a player who has been on the Baseball Hall of Fame...

Soccer scores another win

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience
November 3, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Los Medanos women’s soccer team notched a decisive victory over the Napa College Storm with a final score of 9-0. Napa drove down the field early, but a misfire had them coming up empty. The first goal of the day came when Mariah Caitlin passed the ball to an open Bubu Ayala who quickly got d...

NFL season producing unexpected storylines

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience
October 25, 2016
Filed under Sports

The 2016 NFL season has so far been filled with equal parts what you would expect, and what you would have never seen coming. The two teams that battled it out for the right to go to the Super Bowl in the NFC, the Carolina Panthers and Arizona Cardinals, combined for four losses all of last year. W...

Football wins two a row

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
October 25, 2016
Filed under Sports

From left to right: Los Medanos College's quarterback Gabe Taylor jukes out a 49er defender.  Z'andre Givens stiff arms a would be tackler.  Billy Wells carries a Yuba defender on his back while fighting for more yards. The Los Medanos Mustangs picked up win number two in a row and five on the seas...

Protests too spicy for white people

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com
September 8, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

“The Negro's great stumbling block in the stride toward freedom is not the the Ku Klux Klanner,” wrote Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from the Birmingham jail, “But the white moderate ... who constantly says ‘I agree with you in the goal you seek, but I can't agree with your methods of direct action.’” 49ers...

Is Kaepernick correct?

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
September 7, 2016
Filed under Sports

San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick has made headlines recently for not standing up during the singing of the national anthem before two preseason games. Kaepernick said he refuses to stand and celebrate the United States in the wake of controversial killings of unarmed black citizens...

IOC to blame for Rio mess

Alex Riva, ariva@lmcexperience.com
August 25, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil was the host of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games to the dismay of, or simply the sheer confusion of, many people. In 2009 when the country won the right to host the games they beat out Tokyo, Japan, the host of the 2020 Olympics, and many other seemingly more fit contenders. The term...

Manning not the best ever

Garrett Belme, gbelme@lmcexperience.com
August 25, 2016
Filed under Sports

Now that we have had time to digest quarterback Peyton Manning’s legendary career, it’s time to determine if he is in fact the G.O.A.T.. In terms of numbers the five-time league MVP is unmatched. He holds the career records for wins, passing yards, and passing touchdowns which on paper should...

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