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No Timeout for Coach Mena

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
September 24, 2014

For many people, Glendale College is just a stepping-stone to a four-year school and a place to determine what students want to do for the rest of their lives. However, for women’s soccer coach Jorge Mena, 50, the campus is his home. Mena arrived at the college in 1986 as a student athlete and has... Read more »

Women’s Volleyball Goes Off Speed in the Preseason

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RJ Saunders, Staff Writer
September 24, 2014

The Lady Vaqueros played their first preseason game in front of the home crowd last Wednesday as they went toe-to-toe with the Ventura College Pirates, losing in three sets. The Lady Vaqs, a team that is still trying to find its identity before the official season, came into the game with a 1-5 record,... Read more »

Defensive Back Hangs up Opposing Receivers

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RJ Saunders, Staff Writer
September 24, 2014

Dante Shipman has everything coaches look for in young, developing cornerbacks. At 6 feet, 1 inch, and 180 pounds, he’s fast and efficient, with a graceful speed that allows him to stay on top of receivers defensively. However, Shipman, 21, had to work hard to hone his athletic skills. According to... Read more »

Vaqueros Turn Huskies to Mush

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
September 11, 2014

With a team composed of many returning sophomores, head coach John Rome was feeling optimistic before the season’s first football game. His optimism was not in vain, as the Vaqueros demolished East Los Angeles College with the overwhelming score of 41-0. Glendale started with a coin toss loss and two... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Struggles in Preseason

Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
September 11, 2014

The Vaqueros’ mens soccer team is working hard to change their performance after a weak preseason. Their preseason began with a 2-2 tie against Irvine Valley College; however,  the next two games resulted in losses, with a final score of 2-1 against Cypress College and 4-0  against Los Angeles Harbor... Read more »

Vaqueros Track and Field Brings Home the Gold

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Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
May 29, 2014

The Vaqueros track and field teams hit the finish line of a pinnacle season Sunday at the state championships at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut. Elizabeth Nelson passed the best runner in the country in the women’s 1,500-meter and Justice Shank leaped over a 5-foot-8 bar to secure the state title... Read more »

Baseball Sophomores Say Goodbye to Vaqueros

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
May 29, 2014

When the Vaqueros baseball season came to an end on April 25, 16 sophomores stepped onto Stengel Field for the last time as Glendale College players. Sophomore catcher Cam Silva said, “We had guys from all sorts of different situations and backgrounds, but when we stepped on that field we were brothers.” Most... Read more »

College Foundation to Hold 30th Annual Golf Classic

Sherlyn Ann Maguit, Staff Writer
May 29, 2014

The Glendale College Foundation will host its 30th annual Golf Classic Tournament in June at the Oakmont Country Club in hopes to raise at least $100,000. For the past two years, the foundation has raised money to enhance facilities and special student success projects on campus. This includes purchase... Read more »

Several Vaqueros Qualify for State Track Final

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Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
May 15, 2014

The postseason is coming to a close for the both track teams as members qualified for the state meet on Friday and Saturday. The Glendale women’s track and field team tied with Cerritos College with 54 points Saturday for fourth place and the men finished 14th at Riverside College. Elizabeth Nelson’s... Read more »

Vaq Shines at Golf Finals

Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
May 15, 2014

As the sole competitor to qualify for the California Community Colleges Athletic Association men’s golf championship match in Riverside, freshman Evin Davis fell short of capturing the state title. Davis finished sixth in the overall standings, only five shots behind the leader College of the Canyons... Read more »

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