A new shining star for the Comets
Sep16

A new shining star for the Comets

Palomar Comets quarterback Brett Hollingsworth has wasted no time in making his presence known on the field. Considering his past success in high school, however, this comes as no surprise. In his first game as the Comets’ starting quarterback, Hollingsworth made 18 out of 30 attempts, throwing for 176 yards and two touchdowns. His exploits led the team to a stunning 35-28 win over visiting Citrus College, which lead to Hollingsworth...

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Steinhoff shines at the Palomar Invitational
Sep09

Steinhoff shines at the Palomar Invitational

Palomar Comets Sophomore Jessica Steinhoff ran her way to victory, claiming the team’s first individual victory this season at the Palomar Invitational at Guajome Park in Oceanside. With a leading time of 20:08, Steinhoff was one of two Comets to place in the top five in the women’s meet. Jessica Betancourt placed fourth with a time of 20:55, barely trailing behind the second and third place finishers. Alethea Streeter...

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Colleges look for ways to cut cost of textbooks
Sep09

Colleges look for ways to cut cost of textbooks

It’s the middle of summer and while many other students are hanging out at the beach or preoccupied with jobs, Elizabeth Rodriguez is emailing instructors for information about the books she will need as a junior this fall at California State University, Dominguez Hills. Her method is to find the books early and cheaply through online sites such as Amazon.com and Ebay rather than paying full price for texts that can cost upward of...

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Palomar Water Polo looks to start 2014 with a splash
Sep06

Palomar Water Polo looks to start 2014 with a splash

The 2014 season is a redeeming kind of season for this year’s Palomar College men’s water polo team, while the women’s water polo team adjusts to changes in the coaching ranks. Last season, Coach Chad Aronen and his men’s squad struggled compared to their 2012 season, when the team went 21-7 and made it to the California Community College Athletic Association State Community College Tournament. That team sent six players to four-year...

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Palomar opens the season deadlocked
Sep06

Palomar opens the season deadlocked

Season opener against irvine Valley◄ BackNext ►Picture 1 of 6Palomar midfielder Kaitlyn Crone clears the ball from the goal box on Aug. 28 during the game against Irvine Valley at Minkoff Field. Photo: Marcela Alauie | The Telescope The Palomar Comets women’s soccer team started its season off with a 0-0 tie against the visiting Irvine Valley College Lasers. Before the game, Palomar College coach Hector Hernandez...

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