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Sophomores Nyaduop Lam (left) and Chris Burton (right) both finished the basketball season by leading the womens and mens basketball teams in scoring at San Diego City College. Photo credit: David Pradel

All-Conference Knights on the court

Franchesca Walker, Co-Arts & Features Editor March 24, 2015

The men's and women's basketball teams both ended their seasons on a good note at the end of February, as it was announced that several players from each team were selected to the All-Pacific Coast Athletic...

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San Diego City College Knights freshmen tennis players Lily Yamauchi (left) and Logan Rinder (right) both reach for the ball during home matches on March 12  and 17, respectively against Palomar College at the SDCC Tennis Courts. Photo credit: David Pradel

Swinging for Ojai

Knights tennis teams aim to compete at the Southern California Regionals
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 24, 2015

With the tennis season in its final matches for both the men’s and women’s tennis teams, the anticipation of qualifying for the SoCal Regionals are high for the Knights as it is just weeks away. The...

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Mesa College freshman Sabrina Gonzalez hits the ball over San Diego City College freshman pitcher Micela Ross during the seventh inning of the game, where the Knights lost 7-2 against the Olympians on March 11 at the Betty Hock Softball Field. Photo credit: David Pradel

Knights edged out by Olympians

City College softball team suffers loss against conference rival Mesa College, 7-2
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 24, 2015

In the opening minutes, Mesa College got on the scoreboard first and never looked back as the Knights softball team was defeated by their conference rivals 7-2 at home on March 11. “I think overall...

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Freshman outside hitter Lucas Timm goes up to hit the ball against Palomar College freshman David McGuire during the third set of the match on March 13 at the Harry West Gym, where the Knights lost 3-1 against the Comets. Photo credit: David Pradel

Knights lose battle against Comets

On the court, errors strike men’s volleyball team in loss against conference foe Palomar College
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 24, 2015

A total of 44 kills, 60 digs and 40 assists — but it wasn’t enough for the Knights volleyball team as they were defeated at home by the Palomar College Comets, 3-1 on March 13. “(The loss) was...

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During the first half of the second round of the CCCAA Southern Regional Playoffs, freshman Marcus Brumsey goes up to get two points in the paint against West L.A. on Feb. 27 in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel

Basketball wraps in disappointment

Men's basketball team suffers loss in the playoff stage against West L.A.
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 10, 2015

With eight seconds ticking down on the clock, Knights sophomore guard Chris Burton goes up from three-point territory for a chance to tie the game at 74 against West Los Angeles College; the final seconds...

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During the last round of the home opening match, sophomore Cassandra Ka serves the birdie over the net against Grossmont College on March 4 in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel

The dynasty continues

Women's badminton team defeats Grossmont College in home opener, 21-0
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 10, 2015

The women’s badminton team picked up where they left off last season by capturing their 23rd consecutive Pacific Coast Athletic Conference victory by defeating Grossmont College 21-0 on March 4. “We...

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Freshman Jordann Hernandez (left) and freshman Dale Guiterrez (right) both lead the Knights womens and mens tennis teams as the second half of the season swings into action. Photo credit: David Pradel

Tenacity strikes Knights

David Pradel, Sports Editor March 10, 2015

As the tennis season swings into its halfway point, the men’s and women’s tennis teams at San Diego City College are looking to make a strong push to add more wins to their overall record. The women’s...

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During the home opening match on Feb. 13, freshman middle blocker Zach Kramer goes up to send a hard hitting kill to the defense of El Camino College in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel

Milestone season

Men's volleyball team captures first win in three years
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 10, 2015

After many years of struggling at the net, the San Diego City College men’s volleyball team has found success this season by capturing two milestone victories last month against L.A. Trade Tech and Mesa...

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In the top of the ninth inning, Knights sophomore pitcher Kyle Peeler seals the 6-0 victory against Southwestern College by striking out Sammy Perez on Feb. 24 at Morley Field. Photo credit: David Pradel

Peeler peels off first conference win for Knights baseball

David Pradel, Sports Editor February 27, 2015

Through nine innings of play, sophomore starting pitcher Kyle Peeler led the Knights Baseball team to a 6-0 home victory against Southwestern College by throwing a complete game shutout with three strikeouts...

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Sophomore Caleb Singleton records his 200th career three-pointer in the San Diego City College men’s basketball team’s victory during the last home game of the regular season and on “sophomore night.” The Knights recorded their sixth consecutive double-digit victory by defeating Imperial Valley College 108-80 on Feb. 18, in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel

Cool as the other side of the pillow

For the second consecutive year, the men's basketball team advances to the playoffs
David Pradel, Sports Editor February 24, 2015

In the last home game of the regular season, the San Diego City College men’s basketball team put on a show for the home crowd and lit up the scoreboard with a 108-80 victory against Imperial Valley...

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Freshman pitcher Christian Broussard brings the heat during a home game at Morley Field against West L.A. on Feb. 3, where the Knights won 4-3. Photo credit: David Pradel

The Knights strike back

David Pradel, Sports Editor February 24, 2015

After losing their home opener against Saddleback College 13-5 on Jan. 30, the San Diego City College baseball team was able to strike back by swinging to the fences and throwing fastballs as they have...

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Freshman Ivana Gonzalez sends the ball flying during a home game against Long Beach City College on Feb. 7 where the Knights won 2-0 at the Betty Hock Softball Field. Photo credit: David Pradel

Rough start for Knights softball

David Pradel, Sports Editor February 24, 2015

With a .233 team batting average, it wasn’t the way the Knights softball team had in mind to begin their season as they sit in sixth place in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference with an overall record...

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