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First-Round Fury

First-Round Fury

Nick Coppo, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

1. Bengals: Joe Burrow QB, LSU     This has been the pick for months and barring a bad Wi-Fi connection on draft night, the Bengals will make Burrow their franchise centerpiece.            2. Redskins: Chase Young EDGE, Ohio State Possibly the most gi...

Combine Connections

Combine Connections

Nick Coppo, Staff Writer

April 5, 2020

The NFL Scouting Combine. Or, the Underwear Olympics, if you’re nasty, is a 4-day event held in Indianapolis where the best College Football players from around the country take part in workouts to test their athleticism against their peers. These workouts include the 40-yard dash, bench press, broa...

Grossmont Women Athletes Run The Sports World

Lexi Schrmehr was the starting pitcher against LA Harbor. She also played short-stop, and swung a hot bat during the double-header.

Nick Coppo and Andrew Finley

March 22, 2020

There is a plethora of athletic talent at Grossmont College and a lot of that comes from the female athletes. In March, we celebrate women in every walk of life including their leadership and competitiveness in their respective sport. The breakthrough came in the 1900s Olympics when a total of 22 wom...

From Water to Hardwood: Spring Sports Preview

From Water to Hardwood: Spring Sports Preview

Nick Coppo, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

  BASEBALL The 2017 California Community College Athletic Association State Champions have high hopes they can get back to the mountain top this season. The Griffins are off to a fast start with a 3-1 record and 46 combined runs scored in those first four games. They will look to rely on fresh...

Solid Softball

Pitcher and infielder Lexi Schmehr winds up a strike against the Southewestern College Jaguars during the 2019 season.

Andrew Finley, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

Grossmont came into their second game of a Saturday doubleheader with confidence and swagger. Clear skies and a slight breeze made this 68-degree day perfect for softball at Grossmont College. The Griffins faced off against the Vikings of Barstow.  The early game proved to be quite an intense warm-up game for bo...

Volleyball Dominates

Shaney Lipscomb spikes the ball for the Griffins.

Andrew Finley, Staff Writer

January 26, 2020

The women’s volleyball team at Grossmont College had a dominant regular season. Although they didn’t go undefeated, they are regarded as one of the top teams in the state and have the statistics to back it up. The Griffins won 24 of their 27 matches, 16 of which the other team failed to win a single...

Griffin Gold

Nick Durham,
and Jameer Pritchard pose with their awards.

Matisse Sanchez, Staff Writer

January 26, 2020

On the weekend of Nov. 22-24, Grossmont’s speech and debate team hosted and participated in the annual Griffin Invitational Speech and Debate Tournament on campus. Grossmont College was joined by 21 other different colleges and universities this past weekend. Congratulations to Andrew Jassick for placing first in the poetry category and being a finalist...

Dia De Los Muertos Water Polo Tournament

Dia De Los Muertos Water Polo Tournament

Sharisse Cohee, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2019

The Grossmont Men’s Water Polo team spiked-in its first game of November in dominating fashion, crushing the Santa Monica Corsairs 8-3 in game one of the Día de los Muertos Tournament hosted by Southwestern College. After drying off from a rough loss against San Diego Mesa earlier that same week,...

Special Teams Show-Up in Loss

Special Teams Show-Up in Loss

Sharisse Cohee, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2019

With a freshman starting at quarterback and an all frosh offensive line, Grossmont’s football team is sporting green in more ways than just the team-color. The Griffins are half-way through the season and are still looking for their first win of Fall 2019. Unfortunately, that win would not come Oct. 19...

SPRING TO FALL, WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL STANDS TALL

SPRING TO FALL, WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL STANDS TALL

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

September 21, 2019

T he fall women’s volleyball team is setting-up shop right where the spring beach volleyball team left off: serving-up dominance. Following a CCCAA Women’s Beach Volleyball Championship title won in May, Grossmont’s indoor team is now heading in the same direction as their outdoor predecessors, minus the sticky beach sand. The ladies opened...

Women’s Soccer Brings Heat

Women's Soccer Brings Heat

Andrew Finley, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

Women’s soccer was a hot topic this summer as the United States National Women’s soccer team dominated the rest of the world and brought home its second consecutive title in three World Cup Finals appearances. The Grossmont College Women’s soccer team looks to keep the sport a hot topic through...

B-Ball Camp on Campus

B-Ball Camp on Campus

Sharisse Cohee, Editor in Chief

August 16, 2019

It’s never too early in an athlete’s life to aspire to “ball like Jordan.” In fact, LeBron James was only 14 years old when he was recruited by St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in 1999, sparking the attention of the NBA. Grossmont’s Athletics Department supports the dreams and talent of...

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