Archive for Tag Archives: ' basketball'

Costello immortalized on LPC campus

Martin Gallegos STAFF WRITER It is a high honor that even some of the greatest sports legends never receive. Almost a year after losing his battle to pancreatic cancer, Las Positas College is paying homage to [...]

Women’s basketball loses key player

Kalama Hines Features Editor The 2013-14 season was a struggle for the Las Positas women’s basketball team. One strongpoint for the team was the play, and leadership, of freshman guard. Gabriella Barbalinardo. “She was a fantastic [...]

Cazares soars to the top

Kalama Hines FEATURES EDITOR Hawks sophomore guard Steve Cazares stands just outside of his home gym’s three-point arc,.  Hunched over at the waist, he uses his jersey to wipe the sweat from his brow.  At the [...]

Hawks basketball teams destroyed by Chabot

On a night that celebrated the achievements of the late LPC basketball coach Tony Costello, the Chabot Gladiators reigned supreme. Women Ninety seconds into the game is not where you want to spend your first timeout. [...]

Costello inducted into Hall of Fame

William Tanner Managing Editor   Tony Costello, the inaugural Las Positas College men’s basketball coach who died in August from pancreatic cancer, was honored at his old stomping grounds. Chabot College, where Costello coached for 16 [...]

Las Positas gets ready for the 2013-2014 basketball season

Will Tanner A&E Editor It’s that time of year again. While most students are looking forward to winter break, the men and women of the Las Positas College basketball teams are gearing up for their conference [...]

Rebuilding women’s basketball team still thinking big

Will Tanner A&E Editor “We have three seasons: the pre-season, the regular season, and the postseason. And we plan to get to (the postseason).” Women’s basketball head coach Clarence Morgan is already having fun. His team [...]

Las Positas men’s basketball team adjusting to life with new coach

Will Tanner A&E Editor All smiles and jokes in the tape review room, you would have never known that two months ago there was dissension in the Las Positas College men’s basketball ranks. Their season started [...]

Tony Costello gone but never forgotten

Travis Danner Editor in Chief The clock has expired. The game is over. But the score doesn’t tell the story. Yes, Las Positas College’s men’s basketball coach Tony Costello lost the battle. On Sunday afternoon, Aug. [...]

LPC services for coach Tony Costello drawns nearly 400 attendees

William Tanner Arts & Entertainment Editor Las Positas College remembered one of its own on Saturday. Coach Tony Costello’s life was celebrated by just over 400 people. In the place where he made his mark on [...]