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Mens soccer ends successful season despite loss to Fresno

Mens soccer ends successful season despite loss to Fresno

Christian Trujano, Tyson Tsoi, and Audrey Marques

December 12, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The De Anza College men’s soccer team held their heads up high after falling short against Fresno City College on Nov. 10, despite their successful run making it into playoffs. The soccer team faced a lot of issues during games leading up to the end of the season according to captain, Fernando Biorato, 1...

Brand new water polo team made it to championships

Stephanie Lam, Campus Beat Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Women’s water polo finished in sixth place and men’s water polo finished in fourth place in the Coast Conference Championship Tournament. The biggest highlight of the women’s season was their final game against Community College of San Francisco for the sixth place title, according to head coach ...

Against all odds Dons win the championship

Against all odds Dons win the championship

Brenna White, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

The De Anza College football team triumphantly overcame all hardships and doubt during the American Conference Championship Bowl in a nail-biting 42-41 win against Reedley College on Saturday, Nov. 17. This victory wraps up an incredible season for the team with a 10-1 record. Their success came as a surprise given the team’s 2-8 record in 2017. In yet another drama...

Women’s cross country teams qualifies for state championships after year gap

Women’s cross country teams qualifies for state championships after year gap

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

November 24, 2018


Filed under Cross country, Sports

De Anza College women’s cross country team athletes celebrate for qualifying the state championships after a year gap. “I am happy for them that they made it again. Last year was the first year in my coaching career we didn’t have a women’s team at the state meet,” says Coach Nick Mattis. All...

Men’s soccer game cancelled due to poor air quality

Men’s soccer game cancelled due to poor air quality

Ruben Campos, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

  The men's soccer game against Monterey Peninsula on Nov. 9 was cancelled due to poor air quality from the Camp Fire in Butte county. A make up game is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 12.

New face of men’s soccer

New face of men’s soccer

My Do, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Half way through his first official season on the De Anza College men’s soccer team, center midfield Alex Balleza, 21, kinesiology major, scored nine out of the team’s 37 goals. “I think the coaches might have seen some potential in me that I didn’t see in myself," Belleza said. "They gave...

Fall 2018 sports update

Fall 2018 sports update

Susan Garcia, Damon Ong, and Nick Bauersfeld

November 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Volleyball: Winning De Anza College women’s volleyball team started off the season with a whole new fresh team. Fourteen freshmen and one sophomore have been representing De Anza. Throughout September the Dons won seven games out of 13 matches played. Compared to the 2017-2018 season during...

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 women’s volleyball wins 3-0 against Canada College

Susan Garcia, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports, volleyball

De Anza women’s volleyball team showed a lot of effort and confidence at a home game against Canada College, leading to a final score 3-0. Starting first set, the Dons played as a team by communicating and making great passes leading them to take control first. But during the middle of the set, the ...

De Anza men’s soccer win 6-1 against Gavilan college

Damon Ong, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

De Anza's men's soccer team destroy Gavilan College 6-1 at the Oct. 19 game. The Dons continued their winning momentum strolling through their win over Gavilan College. Gavilan came into the match with a huge disadvantage before any ball was kicked, as their team only comprised of 9 starting players. However,...