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Mens soccer forecast

Mens soccer forecast

Audrey Marques, Sports Editor

October 9, 2018

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

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 Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

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

 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

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...

De Anza swim and dive wrap up season at annual conference meet

June 7, 2018

Despite shrinking numbers, both Mens and Womens swim and dive teams placed well at the annual Coast Conference swim meet at West Valley College. The meet was held on April 19-21, 2018. Video featuring exclusive interviews with team captains Christina Egami and Peter Sokurov.

Women’s, men’s tennis end successful 2018 campaigns

Ethan Bennett, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2018

Both of De Anza College’s men’s & women’s tennis teams served up excellent seasons, and their youth might indicate that the best is yet to come. The men’s team finished with an overall record of 8-4, and the women’s team finished at 17-4. Each team only suffered one loss at home, with ...

Multiple De Anza athletic programs up for “further review”

Multiple De Anza athletic programs up for “further review”

Jarra Gojolo, Sports Editor and Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2018

  Nine De Anza College sports teams were designated for viability review by the IPBT (Instructional Budget & Planning Team) during a meeting on May 15. Programs selected for viability are reviewed by the IPBT to decide their future at De Anza. The teams selected are football, men’s ...

Rushing the QB: De Anza lineman ready to take next step toward NFL dream

Rushing the QB: De Anza lineman ready to take next step toward NFL dream

Christian Babcock, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2018

Two years. Less than that, actually. That’s how long Alex Tchangam has been playing football. In that time, he went from joining De Anza’s football team in the middle of the 2016 season to being named first-team all-state in 2017. He narrowly missed becoming an All-American. The versatile 6-f...