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Tennis team left wondering what went wrong after viability recommendation

Yami Sun and Jocelyn Hernandez Gomez

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Instructional Planning and Budget team recommended viability for elimination for the tennis team last spring quarter, a decision resulting in some student players considering to transfer schools to continue tennis. Tennis player Mariano Sigifredo, 20, political science major said, “I started...

De Anza Women’s Soccer team gets much needed win

De Anza Women’s Soccer team gets much needed win

Michael Nijmeh, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

De Anza College women's soccer team came out victorious in a 1-0 win against Ohlone College on Friday, Oct. 12. In the first half, De Anza played a tough and stout defense as they kept Ohlone at bay.  This was a complete game for De Anza as its offense played well. “We played to our fullest and ...

Women’s volleyball win a tight game with confidence

Women’s volleyball win a tight game with confidence

Susan Garcia, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, volleyball

De Anza women’s volleyball team defeated Foothill College in an intense home game, last Friday, Oct. 12. During the first set the Dons showed attitude, Allie Pereira was one of the players that scored the most with the help of her teammates. Danica Vukcevich had a great spike scoring, that stood out before en...

De Anza Dons looking forward to playing Contra Costa

De Anza Dons looking forward to playing Contra Costa

Nick Bauersfeld, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

As the season begins to shape out the De Anza Dons have been firing on all cylinders with a record of 5-1. The Dons 41-14 win against Contra Costa College, Saturday Oct. 13, solidified their strength this season. Head coach, Tony Santos had plenty of high praise, heading into this game. “We’re 4-1...

Mens soccer forecast

Mens soccer forecast

Audrey Marques, Sports Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

Men's soccer team start off strong with a record of 8-2-1, with about 70% freshmen on the team. Coach Rusty Johnson is confident about this season "the best thing that have happened with us so far was losing. It made us realize what we have to improve as a team." They are half way through the season,...

The new faces of De Anza Football

The new faces of De Anza Football

Audrey Marques, Sports Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

The De Anza College football team looks to the fall 2018 season with confidence. Less than a month into the season, the Dons have a win-loss record of 3-1 following a 29-0 home game victory against Gavilan College on September 15. Head Coach Tony Santos says that team dynamics are promising, “I think the sky’s the limit. We are very competitive. Our freshme...

Cross Country Forecast

Abhiram Prattipati, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Cross country, Sports

Coach Nick Mattis and the De Anza cross country team are hopeful for the new season. The men’s team placed fourth and the women’s team place first in the Lou Vasquez meet at San Francisco. Currently, the women’s team placed thirteenth in CCCAA and are continuing that success. The team of sevente...

Baseball player bound for Long Beach State

Nick Bauersfeld, Staff Reporter

June 15, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Uncategorized

 A shortstop on De Anza College’s baseball team has announced his splash commitment to a highly touted baseball program. Riki Desa, 20, shortstop, communications major, decided that he will commit to Long Beach State, to continue his illustrious baseball career.  As Desa gets set for the next chapter in ...

Concussions: What is De Anza doing about them?

Trémaurice Johnson, Staff Reporter

June 9, 2018


Filed under Health, Sports

Intercollegiate concussions are no joking matter, especially considering approximately 10,500 college athletes suffer from concussions yearly, with a steady rise in cases according to a study conducted by the NCAA. A former De Anza swim & water polo player says suffering from concussions as a...