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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 ...



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...

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...

Volleyballers cruise to their 17th win of season

Dylan Burke

November 2, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – The women in green had an easy victory Wednesday over the City College Knights of San Diego, winning in three straight sets, particularly convincingly in the second set. The first set ended 25-16 total giving the Griffins a 1-0 advantage. Next the Griffins had no trouble whatsoeve...

Volleyballers lose to San Diego Mesa over five sets

Dylan Burke

October 13, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – Rated the best women’s volleyball team in its league, the Grossmont Griffins have a way of bringing out determination and some very fine play by their opponents—sometimes, even  too much, as was the case Wednesday night in a seesaw battle in which opponent Sa...

Volleyballers winning currently, but remember sting of losses

Dylan Burke

October 11, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE- Currently the Grossmont Griffins are #5 in California and #3 in the southern region in women's volleyball. The next home match is tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 11, against San Diego Mesa at 5 p.m. Coach Jamie Ivers encourages fans and other spectators to come out to see her players...

Winning volleyball coach fears complacency

Dylan Burke

September 21, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE- The Women’s Volleyball team’s record is nearly perfect and has made its coach, Jamie Ivers, prouder than ever about its performance. The Griffins on Tuesday night, Sept.20,  defeated Saddleback 3-0 here at Grossmont and as they improved their record to 7-1.  This game p...

Fall Sports begin at Grossmont

Vince Ruffino

August 30, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Put away the surfboards and sunscreen, its time to get focused on school, but  not without something to look forward too, Fall Sports! For many Grossmont College students, the beginning of the Fall Semester marks  not only the end of summer and the beginning of the academic ...

Campus parking woes: some game the system

December 14, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- A daily parking permit for the campus costs $2, whereas a semester-long permit is $40. Clearly the permit saves you money, right? On the other hand some students prefer to take their chances, parking in places they hope campus police won't ticket them. Lan Nguyen reports. * Nguyen is a student ...

Sports wrapup: Grossmont boasted some winning teams

December 14, 2010

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Sports fans here had much to cheer about including championship women's volleyball and water polo teams, and a football team that made it to a community college bowl game.   Lan Nguyen, utilizing photos from the collection of Grossmont's official photographer Stephen Harvey,...

Looking back on Fall 2010 with Stephen Harvey

December 12, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE – The campus is photographer Stephen Harvey’s beat, and though his appointment book is always full, he never knows what the  day will bring as he patrols the campus with his ever-ready camera. The GC Summit recently requested Harvey to share some of the photos he had taken ov...

Grossmont teams distinguish themselves in various sports

November 18, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-- Jim Spillers, the associate dean and athletic director,  has some good reasons to smile. Two Grossmont teams -- Women's Volleyball and Women's Water Polo--have won championships in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. Cross country runner, Janine Ramos, meanwhile, has advanced...

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