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Badminton Club finds new life, new people

William Ferguson

October 23, 2010


Filed under Sports

The world of sports includes numerous games from a variety of countries.  From the fanciful footwork of soccer, to the strong abilities of boxing, the word "sports" encompasses each of these athletic attributes. De Anza College has made a revival of another sport requiring both the flight of legs a...

Mens soccer defeats Chabot 3 to 1

Spencer Williams, Staff Writer

October 16, 2010


Filed under Sports

De Anza took its game against Chabot by charge Oct. 6, winning the game 3-1. The game started out with strong defense from both teams. "Lets go DA!" fans shouted numerous times throughout the game, urging the team to keep up the hard work. The game got more intense as it pushed on. Then, 35...

Dons end three game losing streak

Dons end three game losing streak

April Seo

October 11, 2010


Filed under Sports

The De Anza Dons earned their second win of the season following a three game losing streak, defeating the Cabrillo Seahawks 38-13, on Oct. 9. At the end of the second quarter, Dons kicker Blaze Vela kicked a 40-yard field goal, and soon after Dons defensive end Brendan Colin recovered a fumble. Going...

Women’s soccer battle Foothill College Oct. 1

Women’s soccer battle Foothill College Oct. 1

Amira Farah

October 7, 2010


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College women's soccer team faced a stiff challenge in its Oct. 1 game against Foothill College. After losing their previous three games, the Dons were anxious for a win, and their frustration was evident on the field. After Foothill scored twice early on, Dons forward Sylvia Torres ma...

Sports Spotlight: Shawn Holmes

Marielle Mapile

October 7, 2010


Filed under Sports

Right guard Shawn Holmes Jr. is a sophomore with a passion for football and big dreams for a successful future. His hard has work paid off and has earned him visits from recruits from Montana State, UCLA, San Jose State University, Idaho State and his dream school, the University of Southern California. After...

Dons fall short against game with San Francisco

Dons fall short against game with San Francisco

Michael Mannina

October 7, 2010


Filed under Sports

Another Saturday, another loss on the record as the De Anza College football team came up short against the City College of San Francisco Rams on Oct. 2. Flags appeared multiple times as fouls and penalties happened like clockwork. The Dons scored 3 points in the first half, while San Francisco...

De Anza offers excitement

De Anza offers excitement

October 3, 2010


Filed under Sports

The Outdoor Club welcomes all people who are adventurous and have an appreciation for nature. This club hosts a wide range of outdoor activities for De Anza students, faculty, and staff.    It provides the opportunity for its members to partake in activities like camping, snow camp...

Dons butt heads with Gavilan Rams in first win

Dons butt heads with Gavilan Rams in first win

Peter Maxwell

September 19, 2010


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College Dons dominated defensively in their season opener Sept. 11 against the Gavilan College Rams, winning 35-9.  The Dons, reigning South Division Bowl champions, combined a stifling defense with a hiccupping offense to  leave behind the remnants of last season as they move...

De Anza College student-athlete recognition

De Anza College student-athlete recognition

James Simpson

June 10, 2010


Filed under News, Sports

De Anza College's fifth annual student-athlete recognition ceremony took place June 2 in the Campus Center rooms A and B. Nineteen sports programs were highlighted, but the focus of the ceremony was to honor the academic achievements of its sophomore student-athletes.The event was hosted by Matt Tros...

De Anza College Baseball Coach Scott Hertler on sexual assault allegations

Jay Donde

May 21, 2007


Filed under Baseball, Features, Sports

La Voz: What has been the most difficult thing that's emerged from this situation? Scott Hertler: "It has been difficult for the players, coaches, and administration, because it was so unexpected...I never thought it could happen here...It's been difficult to complete the season. Our numbers were down...