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

Christian Babcock, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2017

A De Anza football player was injured after 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 cu...

Dons football team optimistic for a winning season

Susan Garcia, Sports editor

October 2, 2017

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

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...

Save lives, ban football

Save lives, ban football

Jamie Lamping, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2016

College football is a pastime culturally embedded into the social fabric of American society, a ritual of entertainment and pride. But college is first and foremost an environment dedicated to education; there is no inherent reason beyond tradition for football to remain in the academic setting. In...

Injured capitan leads from sideline

Injured capitan leads from sideline

Jessica Howell, Assistant Sports Editor

October 12, 2015

Football is more than a hobby. For some, it’s a lifestyle and a family tradition. That applies to Nick Bernardo, 20, sophomore, returned for his second season as the Dons' starting running back and co-captain. “I eat, breathe, sleep, football,” said Bernardo. His football career began...

Dons’ defense stifles Laney Eagles 24-14

Dons’ defense stifles Laney Eagles 24-14

Anthony Montes, Sports Editor

October 8, 2015

The De Anza College football team flexed their defensive prowess, forcing four turnovers in their 24-14 win over the Laney College on Saturday Oct. 3. “The best we’ve played in a long time,” said De Anza football head coach Dan Atencio about his defense. The Dons unyielding defense, led by outsid...