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Going the extra mile

Freshman cross country runner Ishmael Fernandez makes strides in both athletics and academics
Denise White December 15, 2015

At only 19 years old, Ishmael Fernandez is no ordinary student athlete at City College. Fernandez is currently a freshman cross-country runner who balances practice, working part-time and classes, taking...

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The San Diego City College Knights men’s basketball team started their season off with a bang beating the Citrus Owls, 80-65, on Nov. 4. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Knights on the court

Knights fly by Owls in season opener
Denise White November 11, 2015

The Harry West Gymnasium was filled with cheers on Nov. 4 as the men’s basketball team had their season opening game playing the No. 17 state ranked Citrus College Owls. The 80-65 win over the Owls...

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Marco Anzures, the new coach for the women’s cross counrty team, warms up with second-recess kids before the Dirt Doggies 2K Watermelon Run on Oct. 3 at Morley Field. Photo by  Celia Jimenez

‘Patience, positivity and perseverance’

Celia Jimenez November 10, 2015

Marco Anzures is a San Diegan who's had a successful career as an athlete and young coach and he now is the new Knights women's cross country coach. Anzures has held the position since the summer and...

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San Diego City College men’s soccer midfielder Tadey Anteneh trails Victor Valley Rams freshmen forward Marvin Soriano to stop his advancement to the Knights’ goal during their Oct. 23 game on the City College soccer field. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Knights take out the Rams

Celia Jimenez October 27, 2015

The Knights men’s soccer team won their third game in a row at home on Oct. 23 when they played against the Victor Valley Rams in a game that had a slow start but ended with a lot of drive. The match...

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Acting Athletic Director Larry Maxey stresses the importance of athletes establishing themselves as individuals, off the field and court. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

To the Max – Acting Athletic Director Larry Maxey talks about what it takes
 to be a student-athlete

Miguel Cid October 14, 2014

Last spring, after controversy in the Athletics Department dealing with student eligibility, Larry Maxey stepped into the role as acting athletic director for San Diego City College. Maxey is familiar...

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Athletic department faces probation for violating eligibility requirements

Amber Henry August 26, 2014

City's Athletic Department along with the volleyball program will be placed on one-year probation and required to forfeit games, due to findings that three student athletes were in violation of their...

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Remembering Saturday Knights

Remembering Saturday Knights

When Football Reigned at City College
David Pradel May 14, 2014

Thirty years ago at Balboa Stadium, the sounds of helmets clashing could be heard as the home crowd cheered on the City Knights football team under lights that shined down on the glory and pain of the...

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Knights soccer finishes strong

Christopher Handloser December 5, 2013

The City College soccer team went to the California Community College Athletic Association Regional Playoffs for the fourth year in a row after finishing in second place in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference...

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Coach Jim Colbert's career at City College spanned 23 years. Courtesy photo.

Cancer diagnosis shakes athletics department

LaShawn Encarnacion September 18, 2013

*Sept. 19 - Update: We've received word from Athletics Director Kathy McGinnis, that Coach Colbert passed away Wednesday night. Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family.A longtime and highly respected...

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