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Air quality causes game cancelations

Air quality causes game cancelations

Jesus Cano & Marc Lopez, @Juice_Cano & @KaptainMarc

November 15, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The effects of the Camp fire in Butte County is taking a toll on the world of Bay Area sports. The air quality level in many parts of the Bay Area reached over 150 due to the smoke making its way down from the fire originating in the town of Paradise, Calif., approximately 161 miles from the Los ...

Jones finds a new home in LMC volleyball team

Jones finds a new home in LMC volleyball team

Hugo Calderon, @HCAL09

November 15, 2018


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

From Indiana to California, Emily Jones made the half country trip in search of a fresh start. What she ended up finding was a volleyball team that welcomed her and showed her what it felt like to consistently win. “I felt it was time for a fresh start,” said Jones. “I knew my family was goi...

Women’s soccer season, a historic turnaround

Women’s soccer season, a historic turnaround

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

November 13, 2018


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Disney is known for creating iconic princess films, but the Los Medanos College (LMC) women’s soccer team has had a Cinderella story of its own this season. While it may not have been in the fashion they wanted, it achieved what looked like to be the impossible at the beginning, winning its first B...

Jorge Maganais back to pursue coaching endeavor

Connor Horsfield, Correspondent

November 8, 2018


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Jorge Magana was in the shoes many of his athletes are in. He attended Freedom High School, and played football at LMC under head coach Chris Shipe. He later moved on to play football at Montana Northern University. He is now back home to pursue a new coaching endeavor. Q First of all, I know that...

LMC women’s basketball gears up for campaign

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

November 8, 2018


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With just eight players on the squad, the Los Medanos College women’s basketball team is gearing up for their 2018-2019 campaign. The team under the helm of LMC athletic director Richard Villegas is in a story all too familiar with the short roster size. Last season, the Mustangs ended the season...

LMC women’s volleyball aims for playoffs

LMC women’s volleyball aims for playoffs

Hugo Calderon, @HCAL09

November 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, volleyball

“Winning conference.” said Sophia Clavido. The team captain described this as one of the teams’ goals this season back in September, now it has become reality. Los Medanos College women’s volleyball team beat College of Alameda 3-0 to officially seal their status as Bay Valley Conferenc...

Hockey, more than just a sport

Hugo Calderon, @HCAL09

November 1, 2018


Filed under Perspectives, Sports

Hockey is a sport that if you’re not into, chances are you barely know what it’s all about. At least that was the case for me. Hockey was something I knew about but never looked into. Recently I was able to attend a San Jose Sharks game at the SAP center. It was truly an eye opening experience. ...

Q&A with James Looney

Q&A with James Looney

Connor Horsfield, Contributor

November 1, 2018


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Q: You currently have a 20/235/2 line through six games. With four games left in the season you're on pace for a 33/391/3 line for the season, do you think that's about right? Or do you think that you'll finish with a better or worse stat line? A: I would like to get my stat line as high as possible in the...

LMC soccer maintains perfect winning streak

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

October 30, 2018


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You didn’t have to be psychic to have predicted the outcome of the Los Medanos College women’s soccer team match against Merritt College. LMC kept rolling in its impressive undefeated Bay Valley Conference run, defeating Merritt 6-0. And while the LMC soccer team is accustomed to seeing star pla...

LMC has title within their sights

LMC has title within their sights

Hugo Calderon, @HCal09

October 25, 2018


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The last time Los Medanos Women’s Volleyball won the Bay Valley Conference was back in  2016. They are on pace to bring back the banner after another victory. LMC recorded its first sweep of the season against Napa Valley College, winning 3-0. Heading into the game the two teams were com...

LMC soccer concedes no goals in BVC

LMC soccer concedes no goals in BVC

Jesus Cano, @Juice_Cano

October 25, 2018


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If the Los Medanos College women’s soccer team performs the way they did in the last portion of Tuesday afternoon’s game, they will be more than unstoppable. After creating multiple opportunities throughout the game but coming up scoreless, the shots that mattered were executed in the last 15 min...

CCC gets personal against LMC

CCC gets personal against LMC

Marc Lopez, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


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Contra Costa College achieved their first win against Los Medanos in a blowout and also made it personal with a few unnecessary late-game scores. The Mustangs fell apart as the game progressed losing to the Comets 41-6. A rough week of practices, being unable to capitalize crucial moments on offen...

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