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Lancers’ football looks to get back on track

Riding the coat tails of four disappointing seasons under former head coach Fred Fimbres, PCC is looking to defensive guru Thom Kaumeyer to turn the ship around in 2016. Continue reading

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Neutral party conducts second investigation into recruiting violations

Joe Peron, who has coached the women’s basketball team at PCC since 1996, is under a second investigation for violating the recruiting by-laws of the South Coast Conference. Continue reading

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Lakers, Lancers, Legends

Michael Cooper, former member of the infamous Los Angeles Lakers “Showtime” team, at one point it seemed unlikely that he would make it to the NBA after he failed a junior college English class. Faced with such a challenging situation, … Continue reading

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Track and Field advances one step closer to state championships

Several PCC track and field athletes will compete for state championships after qualifying in the South Coast Prelims and Finals last week at Cerritos College.
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Sophomore swimmer eyes state championship

Sophomore swimmer eyes state championship

Sophomore swimmer Mohammad Esmaeilian is no stranger to adversity or hard work. With an impressive 2014 season that saw the determined swimmer qualify for the 2014 State Championships in his rearview, the Lancers’ 2015 captain and rocket in the water has his eyes set on another State Championship appearance. Continue reading

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SCC Swimmers of the Year prepare for state championships

The Lancers women’s swim team is preparing for the 2015 CCCAA State Championships that begin Thursday at East Los Angeles Community College and continue for three days through the weekend.

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Badminton wins third undefeated conference title

Even with their top four singles players missing in action, the women’s badminton team finished off the South Coast conference season in style by easily accounting for hosts El Camino College-Compton 21-0 on Wednesday and also claimed their third undefeated conference title in the process with a 12-0 SCC record. Continue reading

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Athletes demonstrate talent at Mt. SAC Relays

PCC track and field athletes competed at both the community college and university levels in the Mt. SAC Relays earlier this month. Continue reading

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Athletes demonstrate talent at Mt. SAC Relays

PCC track and field athletes competed at both the community college and university levels in the Mt. SAC Relays earlier this month. Once again the Lancers were led by freshman sprinter Alexander McElwee who made his name known among potential 4-year university suitors with his state-fastest time in the 400-meters. Continue reading

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Softball unable to clinch playoff berth

Despite a fearless effort from sophomore second baseman Justine Zavala and freshman outfielder Yecenia Cardenas, the Lancers softball team was unable to keep their playoff hopes alive after losing 5-2 to El Camino College-Compton Center Tuesday afternoon at Robinson Park. Continue reading

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