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Student-Faculty Softball Game planned May 17

Student-Faculty Softball Game planned May 17

May 9, 2012

-Staff Report- GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- A student vs faculty softball game is planned at 2 p.m., Thursday, May 17, at the baseball field on campus, according to Andrew Schauf-Anderson, ASGC comptroller-elect. Intended to raise money for the Associated Students of Grossmont College, players will be...

Griffins upset San Diego Mesa in baseball

Griffins upset San Diego Mesa in baseball

April 12, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- With opposing pitcher Mike Austin having all kinds of ball control problems in the third inning -- including a walk, a hit batter and a wild pitch -the Grossmont Griffins jumped to a 4-0 lead over first-place San Diego Mesa College, and went on to a 6-1 victory on Thursday, April...

Padres lookahead: a season for building

Dylan Burke

April 1, 2012

   SAN DIEGO– The 2011 Padres finished the season in last place for the second time in the last four seasons with a record of 71-91.  The team has missed out on the playoffs now for five consecutive seasons. The change is certainly here for the Padres; their general manager, Jed Hoyer, is n...

NCAA March Madness fans savoring surprises to come

Justin Gibbons

March 1, 2012

SAN DIEGO -- That time of the year is now upon us. It's time to bust out your brackets, your predictions and your favorites for the NCAA March Madness tournament. Last year we saw a great underdog team in UConn (University of Connecticut), winners of 11 straight including the five in the Big East ...

Basketball team closes out dismal season on a high note

Justin Gibbons

February 25, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE --After a one point 77-76 loss to Palomar back in early February the Griffins went on a tear. They won five straight games to close out the regular season. The average margin of victory for the last three games was 18 points. They ended the season on a high note beating cross to...

Lady Griffins close out basketball season with a lopsided win

Jimmy Spillane

February 17, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- Nicole Harris led the way with 23 points and Stevi Cooper added 22 as the Lady Griffins blew out San Diego City College 77-30. The Griffins jumped out to an early lead and never looked back. This was in part to the pinpoint shooting of Harris and Cooper. The basketball game ...

Lady Griffs look for strong finish to season

Jimmy Spillane

February 10, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- Guard Stevi Cooper led the way with 22 points as the Griffins routed Palomar College 67-41 in a women's basketball game Wednesday evening, Feb. 8. The victory, which brought their season record to 14-13, illustrates how the Griffins have  the ability to bounce back after a tou...

Commentary: Men’s basketball team building for next year

Justin Gibbons

February 3, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- With the basketball season in full swing the Griffins have been playing spoiler to quite a number of top 20 teams in the California Community College rankings, but the buck stops there with an inconsistent offense and a loss column that has a number greater than their win co...

Swim coach forecasts successful season

Andi Laurvick

January 28, 2012

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Some talented athletes have returned to Grossmont's men's  swimming this semester, prompting Coach Brian Harvey to predict that the team will be very competitive. Last season, Grossmont’s men’s swim team was incredibly successful, it stood undefeated in the All Ameri...

Tough loss ends volleyball season

Dylan Burke

December 2, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – The 2011 Women’s Volleyball team was dominant this year, playing with fierce passion in all of its 25 games. Ranked third in the state, the Griffins nevertheless fell in three straight sets on Tuesday, Nov. 29, to El Camino College. Had it been otherwise, Grossmont would have advance...

Roller coaster season ends on low note for Griffin football

David Hurst

November 17, 2011

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE— Coming in as a first year writer, I didn’t know what to expect from this community college. Living in the area for five plus years I knew there was a little bit of a tradition. As a former college football player at the University of Kansas in the early 00...

El Cajon’s own Pennix D1 Bound

David Hurst

November 16, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE—Defensive end Shane Pennix was a dominating force for the Griffins defense this year. The 6’4’’ 245 pound sophomore from El Cajon’s Valhalla High School was a unanimous all-conference selection and is the only Griffin up for all state honors after leading the team in sacks w...

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