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Volleyball captain: Leader at net, off court

Volleyball captain: Leader at net, off court

Stacy Ardoin, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Say no more about the De Anza College’s women’s volleyball team, which has “dumped” right into the season this year with a new captain that is far from a new player to this game. Kaitlyn Keller, 19, psychology and sociology major at De Anza, has been playing for the women’s volleyball team...

Dons women’s soccer falls 3-0 to Evergreen, injuries blamed

Kevin Coleto, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Oct. 24, De Anza College’s women’s soccer team faced off against the Evergreen Valley Hawks in a hard-fought soccer match that ended in a 3-0 loss for De Anza. In the first half, the Dons put on defensive stops to prevent Evergreen from scoring on multiple attempts. The second half proved...

De Anza volleyball makes it 12 straight-set wins

Jeffrey Windham, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

De Anza College’s women’s volleyball team defeated San Jose City College in the first three matches of a best of five 25-9, 25-9 and 25-10 on Friday Oct. 20. After the game, coach Dawnis Guevara said, “I never have expectations of how we’re going to win. I always expect to win. I was happy...

De Anza athletes, coaches share diet secrets

De Anza athletes, coaches share diet secrets

Megan Wong, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

One thing is certain: the athletes at De Anza College are serious about their sports. Ranging from high-protein to high-carbohydrate diets, De Anza’s athletes put in quite the effort to maintain superior athletic performance. Cross country coach Nick Mattis has mentored students for 11 years...

Depleted Dons women’s soccer dominated by Las Positas in 8-0 loss

Danny Zhang, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Oct. 20, De Anza College’s women’s soccer team received another devastating 8-0 loss at the hands of Las Positas. The team competed without several of its players. “We have six players injured, some still sick at home,” head coach Cheryl Oswieny said. With an incomplete roster, the...

Squeeze in a 15-minute on-campus workout to stay fit, burn extra fat, improve health

Squeeze in a 15-minute on-campus workout to stay fit, burn extra fat, improve health

Keenan McCarty, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

There just isn’t enough time, particularly in college, where time seems impossible to find. Students can barely get classwork done, much less find time to stay fit. Fortunately, there are ways to maximize every second of your routine in your daily schedule with 15 minutes extra time in your day....

Volleyball loses match 3-0 against Gavilan

Volleyball loses match 3-0 against Gavilan

Susan Garcia, Sports Editor

October 31, 2017


Filed under Sports, volleyball

After winning three consecutive conference games, the Dons lost their fourth match 3-0 to Gavilan College on Oct. 13, at De Anza College. Right at the beginning of the first set, both teams were battling, scoring back to back, but the Rams took the lead in the first set 25-23. In the middle of th...

Coach provides heart behind De Anza cheer and dance team

Simone Clay, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

The fall sports at De Anza College are here and so are their biggest supporters: De Anza’s very own Cheer and Dance Team! The Cheer and Dance team wouldn’t be where they are today without their stunning coach, Cj Jones. This season in particular Coach Cj is genuinely excited for. After making the f...

De Anza men’s soccer fall 2-1 to Ohlone Renegades

De Anza men’s soccer fall 2-1 to Ohlone Renegades

Christian Trujano, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Execution was the key factor in leading De Anza College’s men’s soccer team to a 2-1 defeat against Ohlone College’s team, the Renegades, in a high paced neck and neck home game on Oct. 10. This would be the Don’s first loss this season after a string of previous tie games. When asked before t...

Volleyball first fall at conference games

Susan Garcia, Sports Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

After winning three consecutive conference games, the Dons lost their fourth match 3-0 to Gavilan Rams College on Oct. 13, at De Anza College. The Dons were out of place due to the absence of their starting lineup who sprint her ankle during practice. Right at the beginning of the first set...