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Coach provides heart behind De Anza cheer and dance team

Simone Clay, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

The fall sports at De Anza College are here and so are their biggest supporters: De Anza’s very own Cheer and Dance Team! The Cheer and Dance team wouldn’t be where they are today without their stunning coach, Cj Jones. This season in particular Coach Cj is genuinely excited for. After making the f...

De Anza men’s soccer fall 2-1 to Ohlone Renegades

De Anza men’s soccer fall 2-1 to Ohlone Renegades

Christian Trujano, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Execution was the key factor in leading De Anza College’s men’s soccer team to a 2-1 defeat against Ohlone College’s team, the Renegades, in a high paced neck and neck home game on Oct. 10. This would be the Don’s first loss this season after a string of previous tie games. When asked before t...

Volleyball first fall at conference games

Susan Garcia, Sports Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

After winning three consecutive conference games, the Dons lost their fourth match 3-0 to Gavilan Rams College on Oct. 13, at De Anza College. The Dons were out of place due to the absence of their starting lineup who sprint her ankle during practice. Right at the beginning of the first set...

De Anza women’s volleyball team crush challenging first conference match

Susan Garcia, SPORTS EDITOR

October 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, volleyball

De Anza Women’s volleyball team beat home match against Butte Roadrunners College 3-0 on Sept, 30. The Dons ended the game with great satisfaction of accomplishment. After winning another game from a play back to back. On Sept, 29 De Anza defeated first conference match against Ohlone College Renegade...

Post-handshake comment leads to fight between De Anza, Chabot football players.

Christian Babcock, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under Football, Football, Showcase, Sports

A De Anza football player was injured in a game Sept. 30 and police are considering charges. The De Anza College football game against Chabot College took an ugly turn when a standard postgame handshake line devolved into a violent clash that involved both teams. The Dons had lost 15-9 and curren...

De Anza men’s soccer battles in scoreless game against Foothill

John Bricker, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Struggling to push through solid defense, De Anza’s men’s soccer team tied Foothill’s Owls in a scoreless home game on Oct. 3, the Don’s third draw this season. When asked if there were and noteworthy moments from the game, Sarh Mattia, a liberal arts major, science major, and team captain,...

Men’s soccer crushes game 3-2

Andrew Shinjo, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

October 2, 2017


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Matthew Fernandez De Anza College’s men’s soccer team managed to score a last-minute goal with a stylish bicycle kick to defeat Lassen 3-2 in a very close game on Sept. 19. When asked about how confident he was about today’s game, player coach Alexis Estrella, business communication major, said, “We expect to win every game.” Throughout the game, the moment...

Dons football team optimistic for a winning season

Susan Garcia, Sports editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

Matthew Fernandez The De Anza College Dons Football team has been putting in hard work as games started early this fall season. Head coach Anthony Santos said leadership is the team’s main focus and players have been working on it as he said they would. “This year we had select representativ...

Fight overshadows football as De Anza falls to Chabot, 15-9

Fight overshadows football as De Anza falls to Chabot, 15-9

Christian Babcock, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The football game between De Anza College (1-4) and Chabot College (1-4) saw its action overshadowed by a dangerous fight that took place after the game on Saturday Sept. 30. After the clock hit zeroes in the fourth quarter, sealing a 15-9 win for visiting Chabot, the teams lined up for the postgame...

De Anza College sends student athletes to all corners of U.S.

Jay Serrano, Sports Editor

June 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

GRAPHIC BY: Rafael Villagracia The De Anza College athletics department is sending 45 student athletes to 33 different schools across 13 states, as of publication of this issue on June 16. Almost half of the transfering athletes will remain in California, with the majority accepting offer...