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Diversity marks holiday season for Grossmont College

Issac Jeitler

November 22, 2011

Editor's Note: The following stories, reprinted from the Summit magazine, tell about holiday customs observed by members of the Grossmont College community. In this magazine-length article, we look at Christmas, Chanukah, Eid, Kwanzaa, Yalda, Holiday Travel, New Year's in Turkey, and Football Bowl gam...

Water Polo Griffins in playoffs

Dylan Burke

November 9, 2011

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE- With a record of 21-4, the Griffins have earned their way into the second round of the single game-elimination playoffs.  A showdown comes  Friday morning at 9 a.m. when they play against L.A. Valley. Brian Harvey, coach, said he expects his team to win the contest to be held in Riverside . ...

Winless Griffins face Southwestern in home opener football game Saturday, Sept. 17

Dylan Burke

September 15, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- The Griffins will face Southwestern College at home at 1 p.m. Saturday, still looking for their first win of the season. The football team  is 0-2 this year after dropping its opener 33-30 to San Diego Mesa and 34-7 to El Camino last weekend. Despite the lopsided loss to El...

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...

Grossmont loses game, gains bowl berth

William Dudley

November 16, 2010

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE--The Grossmont Griffins have one more chance to conclude the 2010 football season with a win.  Their last regular-season game was a hard-fought loss to the Palomar College Comets last Saturday at Escondido High School. Grossmont clawed back from a 27-14 deficit to take the lead 28-27 in the third ...

Grossmont loses 14-21 after penalty thwarts come-from-behind drive against El Camino

William Dudley

September 12, 2010

Referee Larry Diel, gesturing, explains to Coach Mike Jordan why he penalized the onside kick (Photo: William Dudley) GROSSMONT COLLEGE, Sept. 11—The answer is Rule 6, Section 4, Article 1 (and 1A) of the junior college football rulebook The question:  What football rule was cited in a controversial decision by a referee in Grossm...

Sweltering, hot Grossmont drubs San Diego Mesa 36-7 in football season opener

William Dudley

September 6, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- For football head coach Mike Jordan, Grossmont's 36-7 thumping of the San Diego Mesa College Olympians Saturday afternoon, Sept. 4, was a "pretty good, pretty sound " team performance. For the 800 or so fans at Mashin-Roth Field who braved the intense September sun and heat, the ...

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