Archive for Sports

Athletics department spotlights student excellence

By Elizabeth Joy @elizabe5363091 Snickers and Gatorade was the recipe, said Las Positas College Men’s Soccer Coach Andrew Cumbo. Last week’s LPC Athletic Recognition ceremony, held on campus, proved there was a bit more to the [...]

Hawks have few bright spots at State Championships, otherwise mediocre

Devin Bradshaw @devinbradshaw_ Las Positas Swim and Dive team gathered around the pool talking and laughing in high spirits after last weekend’s CCCAA State Swimming and Diving State Championship. They did well as a whole. Both [...]

Chemistry is key as relay team swims toward state

By Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 The four were laughing and talking as they gathered around Las Positas Hawks pool under the blistering Tri-Valley sun. Hannah Tsui. Brooke Christian. Gabriela Perez Del Rio. Negin Tehranian-Torgabeh. A unique quartet [...]

Athletic director works to elevate the Hawks

Devin Bradshaw @devinbradshaw_ Papers everywhere, scattered all across the desk. Two computers open full of information and pages open. In the Physical Education Complex, out a big window behind the computers you can look out and [...]

Hundal selected to First Team All-State

By Justine Chavez @Vivalaajustine The Hawks’ men basketball star Anand Hundal is officially one of the best community college players in California. The six foot ten sophomore center was selected for the 2017-2018 All-State team, announced [...]

Eckles looking to lead swim team to championship

By Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 The Hawks diligent pursuit of a championship is in full swing. Leading the way for the men: sophomore Ryan Eckles. He’s the Hawks’ burner in the water and is undefeated in 50-meter [...]

Are you ready for March Madness?

By Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 Get your brackets out, March Madness is here again. The NCAA tournament, known as the Final Four, is one of the biggest, most unpredictable and most exciting events in all of sports. [...]

Hawks mauled by Bear Cubs in playoffs

By Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 Las Positas had no answer for the Santa Rosa Bear Cubs losing 81-58 in the second round of the NorCal Regional Playoffs. After an average season, the Hawks finished the season winning [...]

LPC soccer player scores scholarship at top college

By Justine Chavez @VIVALAAJUSTINE Men’s soccer player lands scholarships at top Christian college God, soccer and family. Three things that keep sophomore athlete Nick Tucker’s world spinning. Tucker is a student athlete at LPC who has [...]

Hawks big man swats away bad habits

By Justine Chavez @VIVALAAJUSTINE 6’10, 220 pounds and ready to attack at any second. Anand Hundal is a power forward that leads the LPC men’s basketball team in rebounding, but he also leads the state in [...]