Mustangs advance to super regionals

May 8, 2015 3:57 am0 comments

GAME 1 Delta’s offense got things going early as the team scored two runs in the first inning and a total of five runs in the first four. That was more than enough for the Mustangs’ starting pitcher. For game one, Delta’s Head Coach Reed Peters called on ace Cameron […]

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Mayweather goes distance in fight of century

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It’s finally over. There’s a pound for pound champ of the decade.Two judges scored the bout 116-112 and the other 118-110. Those numbers are lofting in favor of Mayweather, whom everyone sees as unanimous winner. Do the numbers tell the whole story? No. This is boxing we’re talking about, each […]

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Records get broken at Big 8 Championship

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The spring season has been good for both men’s and women’s swimming at Delta College. The men’s team went 7-1 in dual meets and won three invitational meets. Swimmer Julian Carvajhal placed first in the 100 yard Breaststroke at the Big 8 Championship, placed sixth in the 200 Breast and […]

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Leeper makes it look easy, Delta’s left handed pitcher throwing a gem of a season

April 24, 2015 11:31 pm0 comments

The Delta College Mustangs baseball team has dominated this season with a stellar 31-2 record. While the pitching staff as a whole has carried this team, freshman left hander Cameron Leeper stands out. In 79.1 innings pitched, Leeper has racked up 91 strikeouts and averages 10 strikeouts a game while […]

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Lady Mustangs’ season ends in Final Four after surprise run in playoffs

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The Lady Mustangs’ season came to a heartbreaking end in the California Community College Athletic Association tournament with a 60-53 defeat to the Mt. San Antonio College Mounties. First team all-state Selina Moore finished as the Mustangs’ leading scorer with 20 points, but was held to a disappointing 5-21 shooting. […]

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Fight to determine the pound-for-pound best

April 23, 2015 8:18 pm0 comments

After six years of waiting, the bout of the century is only days away. Mayweather vs Pacquiao. So let’s talk about who wins the biggest (singular) money-making fight in history. Mayweather is the considerable favorite. He’s known as the most technically dominant and defensively sound boxer of all time. It’d be […]

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Former Delta basketball star, coach Cozad inducted into Hall of Fame

April 10, 2015 4:55 pm0 comments

Former Delta College basketball player Michelle Cozad was inducted into the California Community College Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame on March 13. Cozad played for the Mustangs from 2001-03 under the direction of Coach Gina Johnson. During her time at Delta, Cozad was a member of championship teams […]

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49ers suddenly not so golden

March 20, 2015 4:29 pm0 comments
49ers suddenly not so golden

Over the past five seasons, the San Francisco 49ers have been mentioned as a top-tier team. The 49ers delivered on the hype by appearing in three consecutive NFC Championships and a Super Bowl. Then the 2014 season ended in mediocrity and no playoff appearance. After long speculation of the head […]

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SPORTS UPDATE: Free agency starts NFL season

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NFL CHANGES The NFL free agency period officially started the season. The wackiness erupted at a rapid pace the moment trades began to occur for major talent, not just potential draft picks. Names such as Jimmy Graham (Seahawks), Kiko Alonso (Eagles), Lesean McCoy (Bills) and Mike Wallace (Vikings) all shipped […]

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Lady Mustangs fall in CCCAA tournament

March 15, 2015 10:59 pm0 comments
Lady Mustangs fall in CCCAA tournament

NORWALK — The Lady Mustangs season came to a heartbreaking end in the California Community College Athletic Association tournament with a 60-53 defeat to the Mt. San Antonio Mounties.

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Swimming into record books

March 6, 2015 11:11 pm0 comments
PHOTO BY RICHARD REYES

On Feb. 21, Lindsey Kieffer, Jensyn Breakfield and Nicole Cunningham etched their names in the Delta College re- cord books. After touching the wall of the 200-meter backstroke, Cunningham realized she set a time in the race with a mark of 2:33.01. She credits a lot of hard work and […]

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SPORTS UPDATE: Mayweather, Pacquiao lead hot topics

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IT’S HAPPENING Mayweather finally agreed to the mega fight vs. Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in Las Ve- gas, barring injury or any potential unforeseen excuses. The fight is projected to be the highest grossing boxing match in history. Two months until fight night might feel as long as the […]

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Rodriguez makes long awaited return

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One of the most infamous baseball players of this generation is scheduled to make his return to Major League Baseball in the 2015 season. Alex Rodriguez, also known as “A-Rod,” of the New York Yankees, who turns 40 in July, was suspended for the 2014 season for violating baseball’s drug […]

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Softball enters season with eyes on the prize, despite slow start

February 20, 2015 6:44 pm0 comments

As the skies begin to clear and winter says its goodbyes, softball season reappears and the Lady Mustangs take the field this year with their eyes on the prize. Four is the number of times Delta’s softball team has made the way to the state championship, but zero is the […]

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Ladies basketball takes down Sac City as regionals loom

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COURTSIDE: Guard Selina Moore running the floor, scoring 12 points during the home game on Feb. 17. PHOTO BY ZACHARIAH MERCES-SPINDLER

On Feb. 17, the women’s basketball team took on Sacramento City, looking to extend their eight game winning streak. The Mustangs have a 23-5 overall record (12-1 in conference). This game was no different with another display of desire towards excellence in an easy 76-41 victory. The mustangs got off […]

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Basketball teams win in opposing fashion

February 6, 2015 10:59 pm0 comments

On Jan. 30, despite a late surge by Sierra College, the Mustangs (14-7, 4-4 Big 8) held onto a 66-63 victory to silence a rowdy Sierra crowd. The Mustangs led 53-47 with 8:40 left to play, but Sierra (12-10, 5-3) fought back thanks to two big three- pointers by Anthony […]

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