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Cristian Penaloza

City College student-athletes sidelined during pandemic

The closure of campus means college sports are on hold
Joel Nevarez, Contributor December 15, 2020
Cristian Penaloza got up early as he was ready for his first day of college this past August. The only problem is that it was behind a computer screen. 
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Women’s volleyball starts PCAC season

Defending PCAC South champs bring home a win in conference opener.
Marissa Gonzales, Sports Editor October 12, 2018
The women’s volleyball team started its Pacific Coast Athletic Conference season on Oct. 3 as defending PCAC South champions, winning in five games against Imperial Valley College.
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Dafne Perez

Knights runners shine at Palomar Invitational

Cross country coach confident about future meets
Marissa Gonzales, Sports Editor September 11, 2018
Seven of nine Knights runners recorded personal bests in the women’s cross country team’s season-opening meet, while women's volleyball is 8-1 and men's soccer is 2-1.
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Tartars sophomore  midfielder  Adrian Guzman  and Knights  freshman midfield Gerardo  Lopez  battle over the ball near  Knights'  goal on Sept.  8  at  the San  Diego  City College  soccer field .Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Knights tie with last-minute goal

Celia Jimenez September 17, 2016

The ment's Knights soccer team was able to tie after a last-minute pass that stunned the goalie of El Camino-Compton Center, ending their match with a 2-2 tie on Sep. 8 at San Diego City College soccer...

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The Knights faced the Cuyamaca Coyotes in their last game of the season, losing 4-2 at home, on Nov. 13. They ended the season placing third in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. Both teams played each other again in the first round of the SoCal Regional playoffs on Nov. 21 at Cuyamaca College, where the Coyotes defeated the Knights yet again, 2-1, moving into the second round of the playoffs. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Knights foul out of playoffs

Men’s soccer falls to Cuyamaca 2-1 in first round of SoCal Regionals
David Linares December 8, 2015

The round 1 playoff game of the Men’s Southern Region between the Cuyamaca College Coyotes and San Diego City College Knights on Nov. 21 was a heavily disputed game that saw Cuyamaca win in the last...

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Knights triumph over Spartans

Franchesca Walker October 16, 2015

The men’s soccer team triumphed in their first home game win of the season against MiraCosta College (3-2) on Oct. 9. Although the Knights took the gold for the game, they had a slow pace during the...

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Knight freshman midfielder Annalais Oswald gets controls of the ball cutting vikings' Viking freshman forward Savannah Christensen's kickback. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Vikings outshine Knights

Celia Jimenez September 28, 2015

Knights and the Long Beach Vikings come out last after losing their previous games 2-1 and 4-0 respectively, but this time in an intense fight the Vikings outmatched their opponents by taking control of...

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Knights defenders  Cristian Valdez (16) and Pedro Roy (21) block Vikings forward Mario Ballesteros (13) advance on the field during the Sept. 1 game. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Knights lose first game of the season

Celia Jimenez September 8, 2015

With only two weeks of preparation, and an almost all freshmen team, the San Diego City College Knights lost the first game of the season, 5-3, against the Long Beach City College Vikings at home on Aug....

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More than just a game

More than just a game

David Pradel, Sports Editor December 9, 2014

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During a battle against the MiraCosta Spartans on Oct. 31, City College freshman midfielder Jose Portilla (#18) attacks the Spartans defense at the SDCC Soccer Field where both teams tied 0-0. Photo credit: David Pradel

Champs chipped from playoffs

Season ends for the men's soccer team without a playoff berth
David Pradel, Sports Editor December 9, 2014

It's very rare for a team to be crowned champions and not advance to the playoff stage but for the San Diego City College men's soccer team, their season ended just like that. After tying with Southwestern...

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More than just a game

More than just a game

David Pradel, Sports Editor November 21, 2014

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Sophomore forward Rebecca Garcia attacks the Palomar College defense during a home game on Oct. 3 Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

A slow start for Knights soccer teams

Miguel Cid October 14, 2014

The San Diego City College soccer teams don’t have the undefeated records all teams hope for, but the coaches and players are confident in one another and believe they can finish the remaining games...

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