La Voz News

De Anza is the home to one of the state’s best distance runners

Leslee Patino, 20, psychology major, has won four of her nine races this season and finished off the podium once.

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter

March 10, 2020

Leslee Patino, 20, psychology major, is putting the competition on notice. The sophomore distance runner has won half of her individual races this outdoor track season and has finished off the podium just once. The season got off to a hot start for Patino, who started racing in the ninth grade at...

De Anza men’s cross country team finishes season as coastal champions, ranks third in regional meet

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2019

The De Anza College cross country season has come to a close. Both the women and men’s teams performed prepare to move into the offseason to get ready for next season. The men’s team had a history changing season. They became Coastal Conference Champions and finished third in the Northern Californi...

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...


The 2014 De Anza College men’s and women’s cross-country teams
including head coach Nick Mattis (back row, far left). Both the men’s
and women’s teams will be competing in the State Championship
on Saturday, Nov. 22 in Fresno.

Cindy Tran, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014