Experience

A chance at sports for women

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

It is no secret the Pittsburg High School has a rich history in men’s sports, especially football. I recently visited Pittsburg Historical Society located in Downtown Pittsburg. During my visit, I found myself most interested in the sports section. I quickly noticed one thing.  The one thing I...

Folsom defeats Stangs 3-0 in post season

Folsom defeats Stangs 3-0 in post season

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

The Los Medanos College women’s soccer team traveled to Folsom, Calif. Saturday, Nov. 23 to face Folsom Lake College in the first round of the 2019 CCCAA Northern California Regional Championship. The Mustangs were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs with a 3-0 loss.   LMC was placed...

Football season comes to an end

Football season comes to an end

Hugo Calderon, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

Los Medanos College had a tough start to its season after finishing preseason 2-1 but what the rest of the season entailed was a roller coaster ride of ups and downs. The Mustangs finished Pac-7 conference play with a 3-2 record, 4-6 overall, this is an improvement on last years 1-3 Pac-7 record.  ...

Playoff hopes dashed

Playoff hopes dashed

Joseph Johnson, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

The Los medanos College Mustangs, who entered the playoffs as number 19, suffered their playoff loss against Butte College which was number 14 losing it 3-0. In the beginning, the match was close and intense with every player playing at the top of their game but ultimately Butte College college was the ...

Consecutive Champs

Consecutive Champs

Jesus Cano, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

Just like a hit single by Drake, the Los Medanos College Womens’ soccer team has gone back-to-back. After the team’s 8-0 victory against Mendocino College, the Mustangs clinched its second consecutive Bay Valley Conference title. It’s been a quick turn for the LMC soccer program, as prior t...

Basketball is back

Basketball is back

Joseph Johnson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

The Los Medanos College women's basketball team preseason has officially began with them starting off playing back-to-back home games against Los Positas College on Nov. 14th, another against Gavilan College on Nov. 19. The Mustangs were outnumbered, only having six players on their roster, but they fo...

Emily Sobolik’s volleyball journey

Emily Sobolik’s volleyball journey

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

As the semester comes to an end, so does Emily Sobolik’s volleyball career at Los Medanos College. The second-year player is closing in on her eligibility to play for the Mustangs.  She began playing in the Diablo Valley Volleyball Club at the age of nine, where she played for an under-12 t...

A new era for U.S. women

Erick Amaya, Staff Writers

November 21, 2019

The United States Women’s National Soccer Team has entered a new era. Vlatko Andonovski is the new head coach of the long-successful team. The question is if he will be able to fill the shoes of Jill Ellis, who lead the team to two consecutive FIFA Women’s World Cup championships in 2015 and 2019....

An easy win for LMC

An easy win for LMC

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

The Mustang Volleyball team hosted to Yuba College in the final home game of the regular season Wednesday Nov. 13, and came out with a 3-1 win. LMC was looking to bounce back from a 3-2 loss to the College of Alameda Friday, Nov. 8. Sophomore Jazlyn Avelino led the game with 16 kills and 22 point...

A down to the wire loss

A down to the wire loss

Joseph Johnson and Erick Amaya, Staff Writers

November 21, 2019

Los Medanos College faced the College of Alameda Nov. 8 and lost against the team with a score of 2-3.  Coming into this game, the Mustangs held a 9-1 record when playing against teams in their conference, and only suffering their only loss to Solano college. From the tip-off, both teams came out ...

Winning Streaks for Mustangs

Winning Streaks for Mustangs

Joseph Johnson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

After enduring a two-game losing streak, the women's volleyball team bounced back strong with a three-game winning streak. The first two games of the winning streak were dominating wins beating both Napa Valley and Contra Costa 3-0. This is a good look for the Mustangs with both of these teams ...

Newsom signs bill to pay NCAA athletes

Jesus Cano, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed off the pay to play act, allowing athletes to get paid for their likeness earlier this year. Recently, the National Collegiate Athletic Association followed California’s footsteps and will allow athletes to make money based on their name and likeness. Curr...

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