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Women’s basketball suffers grueling loss against Mission

Women’s basketball suffers grueling loss against Mission

Tyson Tsoi, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The De Anza College women’s basketball team lost 106-29 to Mission College on Jan. 11. Due to lack of players, the team was only able to do so much. The team heavily relied on their two most skilled players in an attempt to secure the victory, but as the game progressed, they started showing signs of...

Men’s basketball wins first home game against West Hills

Men’s basketball wins first home game against West Hills

Yami Sun, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

The De Anza Dons’ first home win of the season against West Hills Coalinga on Nov. 24, solidified their strong start to the season, moving to a 3-1 record and leading the State in scoring at 93.5 points per game. “I felt like I played good," said center Ajay Singh. "I was attacking the basket...

Women’s basketball new coach brings change

Women’s basketball new coach brings change

Hwan Lee, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Son of a single mother and consistently frustrated about his father’s disappearance, Mike Allen, 45, coach for De Anza College’s women’s basketball team, inspires his students to achieve their goals. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio Allen’s mother always gave him the confidence to strive and work har...

De Anza snaps losing streak with win over Gavilan

De Anza snaps losing streak with win over Gavilan

Lorie Anne Reyes, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CNHXf4nx5k A determined De Anza Dons men’s basketball team victoriously ended a four-game losing streak on Friday, Feb. 2, against the Gavilan Rams. As tensions ran high on the court throughout the game, the Dons successfully secured the win by widening the scoring ga...

Dons keep it close, but unable to pull off win

Dons keep it close, but unable to pull off win

Lorie Anne Reyes, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-GuAvhfJ9d0 The De Anza College Dons failed to pull out all the stops during their game against the Gavilan Rams on Friday, Feb. 2. Despite their strong display of effort, the Dons were unable to come out on top, and lost 73-65. The Rams came in hot in the first quar...

Uyehara, Singh lead Dons to victory

Kevin Coleto, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

SAN JOSE—In a hotly contested basketball game between the De Anza College Dons and the San Jose City College Jaguars, the Dons managed to put enough pressure in the second half to hold a marginal lead against the Jaguars on Jan. 12, at San Jose City College. The game ended in a decisive 82-72 win. ...

De Anza Dons face close loss to Hartnell

De Anza Dons face close loss to Hartnell

Ryan Chen, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Showcase, Sports

After a hard-fought game between the De Anza College men’s basketball Dons and the Hartnell Panthers, the Dons lost 78-67 on Wednesday, Jan. 17. With the Panthers scoring three early 3-pointers within the first 10 minutes of the game, a 9-point gap ensued between the two teams as the Dons struggled...

De Anza men’s basketball edges division rival 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

Nemanja Rajic, forward scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second...

Dons edge Vikings, 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

Forward Nemanja Rajic scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second half...