Experience

Gallagher’s journey

Holly Gallagher reveals that she will continue her collegiate soccer career at UC Davis, a Division-1 athletics school.

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

After completing her two-years of playing eligibility with Los Medanos Women’s Soccer, Holly Gallagher will continue her collegiate soccer career at UC Davis. Gallagher committed to play for the Aggies after a stand-out performance at the Junior College Sophomore Showcase.  Though all seems like a walk in the park, Ga...

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...

For the love of the game: Litzy Ramirez

For the love of the game: Litzy Ramirez

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

Freshman midfielder Litzy Ramirez currently ranks third in Bay Valley Conference for leading goal-scorer, at 14 goals. She has a total of 35 points, 28 for her 14 goals, and seven for her seven assists on the season.  However, her success as a soccer player did not begin here at Los Medanos Colle...

Showtime with Heamsai Latu

Showtime with Heamsai Latu

Hugo Calderon, @Hugothegreat09

October 4, 2019

Heamasi Latu’s football journey has him featured in the 2018 Pacifc 7 All-conference team, currently leading the state in tackles and was named Diablo Athletic Leave defensive MVP while a senior at Clayton Valley Charter Highschool.  Back in 2013, Latu was blocked from behind during a football gam...

Leader on and off the field

In the first home game of the season outfielder Matt Jacobson made his presence felt against San Francisco City College. In his first at bat of the season in front of the home crowd he drove in two runs with a triple to the right-centerfield gap. He also scored two runs on the day in just one of the many big games he had in the 2014 season that led to him being named Bay Valley Conference Player of the Year.

David Nelson and Steven Luke, sluke@lmcexperience.com

September 4, 2014

The 2014 Los Medanos Mustangs baseball team made the playoffs for the third straight season and had nine players win division awards. One player in particular, right fielder Matt Jacobson, stood out on the team winning Bay Valley Conference’s Player of the Year award. Jacobson wasn’t always a star....

The Engelstad pedigree

Engelstad Jr. shows off his shooting form as he attempts a three with a defender in his face.

Luke Johnson, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014

Photos by Cathie Lawrence   He is the Mustangs' daring three-point shooter. Known for fearlessly sniping the ball from any region of the court, Wayne Engelstad is no ordinary freshman basketball player. Standing at 6-foot-6, not only does he have the height to be successful on the hardwood,...

Starnes is Twinning

Kelly Starnes sports a shirt that reads

Luke Johnson

October 3, 2013

This past summer Los Medanos College outfielder Kelly Starnes was selected by the Minnesota Twins in the Major League Baseball draft. The fleet-footed Starnes has ranked among conference leaders in triples and stolen bases the past two seasons. The speedster raced not only along the diamond, but also...

Shawn Vasquez

Shawn Vasquez

October 1, 2012

Running back Shawn Vasquez blew the lid off of West Valley's stadium during the Mustangs win last Saturday Sept. 29th, running for 181 yards in eight carries. His longest run included a huge 77 yard dash that ended in one of three of his touchdowns of the day. The frosh player is currently leading the...

Terrence Brooks

Terrence Brooks

September 11, 2012

Brooks had an amazing outing against the Cabrillo Seahawks on Saturday 8. Picking up two huge passes from quarterback Mike Behr, one that led to a touchdown. Brooks ran back an 81-yard punt return for a touchdown. At the end of the day, he had four receptions for 128 yards and two touchdowns. The LMC...

Mike Behr

Mike Behr

May 30, 2012

Mike Behr had an amazing game this Saturday completing 22 of 39 passes for 285 yards. He scrambled for several touchdowns, including the game tying 11-yard run. With the help of his wide receiving corps and running back, Behr was able to manage and maintain a phenomenal comeback victory late in the fourth...

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