Archive for Tag Archives: ' swimming'

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 [...]

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 [...]

Veteran takes the plunge and swims to shore from Alcatraz

William Tanner EDITOR-IN-CHIEF The squad had assembled, ready for their mission. After a short boat ride they were ready to begin. Entering the icy water, their only goal was to get back to shore.  For Las [...]

Swim and Dive finishes season on good note

Martin Gallegos Staff Writer The LPC swim and dive team was on a mission to close the year out strong this past weekend at Chabot College and they did just that. It was medals galore for [...]

LPC swimmer finishes strong at State Championships

Martin Gallegos Sports Editor Las Positas College was well represented at East Los Angeles College this past weekend for the 2013 Swim & Dive State Championships. Freshman swimmer McKenna Stevulak has had quite the remarkable season. [...]

Freshman swimmer dominating competition

Alex Romero Staff writer This article represents revisions that were made to make the article as accurate as possible. Standout swimmer McKenna Stevulak has proved to be too much for the competition early on in the [...]

Swim team conquering its opponents

Charlie Anne Urcia Staff writer   The Las Positas College swim team just keeps winning. The women’s division outperformed the competition in their dual meet against City College of San Francisco and Solano Community College with [...]