Archive for Sports

Women’s soccer falls short in second round

C.J. Peterson @CJPETERSON At the end of their season, the Hawks women’s soccer team was left seeing red. Their anger wasn’t from the 4-0 loss to Diablo Valley College, but they did feel robbed, their dream [...]

Women’s soccer falls short in second round playoff game

PLEASANT HILL, CA- At the end of their season the Hawks women’s soccer team was left seeing red. Their anger wasn’t from the 4-0 loss to Diablo Valley College but they felt they were robbed. Their [...]

Women’s soccer advances to the second round of playoffs

Up above the buildings of the campus, swathed in the clouds and tucked away between the fogs, the Las Positas Lady Hawks protected their nest against the invading Sierra College Wolverines. Saturday Nov. 19 was a [...]

Women’s soccer advances to Nor Cal Regional Playoffs

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C It was familiar territory for the Las Positas College women’s soccer team as they closed out their regular season with two more wins to add to their winning record this year. Sophomore [...]

Hawks men’s soccer launches into post-season with a tie

By Cierra Martinez @CIERRAMARIE26 On Tuesday Nov. 8, friends and family gathered together on a chilly night on the hill across from the Las Positas track to watch the men’s soccer team play against De Anza [...]

Hawks men’s Basketball takes tournament undefeated

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The Las Positas Men’s basketball team has picked up right where they left off last year. They are ranked 3rd according to the California Community College Men’s Basketball Coaches Association (CCCMBCA) state [...]

Women’s hoops finish second

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The Las Positas college women’s basketball team placed second in their opening tournament at home in the Hawks Classic. In their first game, Thursday Nov. 10 against College of Marin, they came [...]

The presidential election is dividing America’s locker rooms

By Eric Charbonnet @ECHARB10 It’s pretty readily accepted that you shouldn’t discuss hotbed issues, especially with strangers or people you don’t know particularly well. Religion and politics are the two team captains for hotbed issues and [...]

Four time super bowl champion visits Las Positas

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The first thing the four time Super Bowl Champion Keena Turner did when he started speaking was to have everyone stand up in the room. He wanted to make sure everyone had [...]

Lack of support forces athletic director to take new position

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C and Valeria Mejia @VALMEJIA There are 313 Division I college sports programs. According to the NCAA, 37 of them (11.8 percent) are run by women athletic directors. Some of those women are [...]