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Softball falls short of possible walkoff

Softball falls short of possible walkoff

Marc Lopez, @KaptainMarc

April 25, 2019


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A nail biting ending had the Mustangs full of hope from walking away with a victory in their final softball game of the season. Wednesday afternoon, the Los Medanos College softball team played its final games in the 2019 Bay Valley Conference in a double-header against Mendocino College. Coming in...

CHAMPIONS!

CHAMPIONS!

Hugo Calderon, @Hugothegreat09

April 25, 2019


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The Los Medanos College baseball team won its first Bay Valley Conference title in the program’s 32-year history. One of the largest obstacles the team had to hurdle this season involved building successful season with a freshmen-heavy team. Only seven of the 38 players on the roster are sophomores.   ...

NBA MVP race unclear

Raazhel Watkins, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019


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The NBA MVP race this year is so close that there is not yet a clear winner. Earlier this year the race did include Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thunder and Stephen Curry from the Golden State Warriors, however, despite their wonderful seasons so far the race is clearly between James Harden from...

Stangs secure a spot in BVC

Stangs secure a spot in BVC

Hugo Calderon, @hugothegreat09

April 18, 2019


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All Justin Roper could do was watch his team lose the lead but in the bottom of the eighth inning, before he heard his name called to the on deck circle. And he made his only at-bat of the game count. LMC (14-5) baseball found themselves down 4-1 in the eighth after a big four run inning by Yuba College...

Watkins makes All Star game

Watkins makes All Star game

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

April 18, 2019


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When Raazhel Watkins decided he was going to attend Los Medanos College to continue his basketball career, it was to get one last shot at making it big. Much like on the hardwood, Watkins stepped back, took that shot for a three and hit nothing but net. Watkins came to LMC with high praise, espe...

LMC needs a track and field program

Shawn Simms, Guest Columnist

April 18, 2019


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LMC does not have a track and field program — and it should. Not only is running the most natural way to stay in shape, track and field is important for your health. According to Health Fitness revolution there are several outcomes that are sure to benefit you from participating in the sport. The...

LMC continues strong season

Hugo Calderon, @hugothegreat09

April 11, 2019


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Coming back from behind to win the game has often been the situation for the Los Medanos College baseball team this season and against Solano College it was no different.   Los Medanos (11-4) were down by two runs by the fourth inning against Solano (5-10) but managed to put in good quality at bat...

Mustangs win over Mendocino

Mustangs win over Mendocino

Hugo Calderon, @hugothegreat09

April 11, 2019


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Zach Ellsworth’s speed wasn’t enough to preserve his team’s lead, but it was enough to be the walk off run. Los Medanos College beat Mendocino 4-3 March 21, with Milan Mijanovic hitting the walk off RBI in the tenth inning. Ellsworth has made the stretch from second base to home plate often this season and...

U.S. women’s team looks bright

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


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The United States Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT) is making the final preparations ahead of the roster reveal for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC). Twenty-three professional soccer players will be selected to represent the stars and stripes in France this summer. The WWC runs from June ...

Softball dominates in double header

Softball dominates in double header

Marc Lopez, @KaptainMarc

March 21, 2019


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After constant game delays, the Los Medanos College softball team made a statement with two landslide victories. Weather and a damaged field has kept the Mustangs from playing almost the entirety of their pre-season. However, on March 19, the Mustangs let loose during its first Bay Valley Conferenc...

Small player doing it big

Small player doing it big

Hugo Calderon, @HCAL09

March 21, 2019


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From being seen as the small kid on the block to the big man on the mound, Dominic Arias’ journey so far has been a curveball. Arias started playing tee ball at the age of four with his dad as the coach. When the Los Medanos College pitcher started playing at Pittsburg High School, he realized it was a who...

Sports to grow in strength

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

March 21, 2019


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When I was in high school, the running joke that the initials for LMC meant “Lost My Chances” instead of Los Medanos College. Not just in academics, but in athletics. Soon, “Lost My Chances” will be the phrase running through the mind of many opponents they have to up against LMC athletic team. ...

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