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Playoff Bound Vaqueros Fall to Williams College

Sherlyn Ann Maguit, Staff Writer
April 3, 2014

After clinching the Western State Conference title, just a week before the playoffs the Vaqueros took on the defending NCAA D-3 National Champions Williams College. Having trouble finding a rhythm throughout the match, the Vaqs were swept 9-0 by the Ephs. Although the Vaqueros have already advanced in... Read more »

Lady Vaqueros Drop Two in Double-Header

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
April 3, 2014

Chants resounded at the College of the Canyons softball field as the Lady Vaqs lost to the Cougars in the first game of their doubleheader 10-6 on March 25. Rebecca Hernandez, the leadoff hitter, walked to first base and quickly stole second. The Cougar coach went out on to the field to argue the call... Read more »

Softball Team Remembers Coach Hawk

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
April 1, 2014

“Once a Vaquero, always a Vaquero,” is a popular motto among sports teams at Glendale College, but the women’s softball team demonstrates the true meaning and value of that slogan with its David “Hawk” Wilder tournament, as well as with the badges on their uniforms in his memory. The players... Read more »

The Boys of Summer Win Four in a Row

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Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
April 1, 2014

On Saturday afternoon, under the summer sun, the Glendale baseball team did what they haven’t done yet this season: win four in a row. Rainbow umbrellas shaded ballpark fans as there was not a single cloud to blanket the blue sky above. The Vaqs beat the Antelope Valley team by a score of 4-1. The... Read more »

Lady Vaquero Softball Delivers Big Victory

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
March 19, 2014

After losing the last two games, the Vaquero softball team took the field on Thursday ready to put a “W” on their record against L.A. Mission College. “Our goal was to come to the field, take care of business and go home,” said first baseman Cassandra Soto. That is exactly what the Lady Vaqs... Read more »

Tennis Players Call Their Own Shots

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Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
March 19, 2014

With 12 players, six courts and only one official, the Vaqueros’ tennis teams have to referee their own home conference matches. Both the men’s and women’s teams’ players have to call service balls in and out, forehand smashes and volleys using their own judgment. Singles and doubles games are... Read more »

Runners Finish Hot L.A. Marathon

Jennifer Rodman, Staff Writer
March 19, 2014

Thousands of runners gathered behind the tape, preparing to run the 26.2 miles of the LA Marathon waiting to hear: “On your mark, get set, go.” Huge crowds of people lined the streets, screaming and cheering for their friends and family members. The 88-degree temperature was one of the hottest days... Read more »

Vaqs Baseball Slashed by L.A. Mission Owls

R.J. Saunders, Staff Writer
March 19, 2014

The power at Stengel Field was out on Thursday and more than just the scoreboard. Glendale had a three-game winning streak snapped by their southern division foe, the L.A Mission Eagles. The game was crucial in the division standings. The Vaqueros (8-8 overall, 3-2 in conference) had the bases loaded... Read more »

Vaquero Tennis Takes Conference Title

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Jonathan Williams, Sports Editor
March 18, 2014

The men’s tennis team clinched the Western State Conference title Thursday, winning six out of nine matches over the Pierce College Brahmas. Head coach Bob Mackay nabbed his second conference crown in nine years. “I think the kids really enjoyed the victory today and I got to play everybody,” Mackay... Read more »

Vaqs End 10-Day Break with a W Exclusive Slideshow Coverage

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Kendall Faulkner, Staff Writer
March 5, 2014

After a 10-day break, the Vaqueros showed up to their Tuesday afternoon game ready to win. “We want to play,” said head coach Chris Cicuto, “we haven’t played in ten days.” That is exactly what Glendale baseball did with a 5-2 win. Vaquero starter Angel Rodriguez pitched six innings. The first... Read more »

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