Comets blazing hot against Olympians
Apr20

Comets blazing hot against Olympians

Palomar College and San Diego Mesa College played a nail-bitter on April 13 that could have gone either way for six innings, but the Comets were able to get some late offense against the Olympians’ bullpen to push its winning streak to nine straight games with a 5-3 victory at Palomar’s Myers Field. The win was Palomar’s third straight victory against San Diego Mesa in the last five days. As of April 15, after Palomar played against...

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Barefoot: to run or not to run?
Apr20

Barefoot: to run or not to run?

Barefoot running has its pros and cons. Christopher McDougall author of “Born to Run”, stated that barefoot running was the solution to all runners’ injuries because it is a natural way to run. However, some coaches say the opposite is true. Palomar College cross country and women’s track and field coach Jennifer Williams said that in the coaching world you either love it or hate it. “We are taught to walk, run and play with shoes....

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Comets end season on the wrong end of a sweep
Apr20

Comets end season on the wrong end of a sweep

Palomar’s women’s tennis team had a short end to a long season with a 9-0 loss to Grossmont on April 3. The comets were swept in singles 6-0, but the most competitive singles match of the day was between Palomar’s number one ranked player Remy Littrell and Grossmont’s number one Jaella Conway. Littrell won the first set 6-3, but Conway won the second set and tie-breaker 7-5 (10-8). Littrell said it was a tough loss because she was...

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As the NCAA turns
Apr20

As the NCAA turns

The soap opera known as the NCAA Tournament has drawn its curtains for another year. Never one to lack drama, this year’s tournament had plenty of amazing story lines: from the collapse of Duke, North Carolina, Kansas and Syracuse in the opening weekend, to Kentucky’s John Calipari leading ANOTHER all-freshman starting lineup to the championship game, to the exciting climax of the University of Connecticut sweeping both the men’s and...

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Comets run streak to 16-0
Apr20

Comets run streak to 16-0

The perfect streak continues for Palomar’s softball team after their 11-3 defeat over Southwestern on April 16. The win moves Palomar to 16-0 for the season, leaving the team undefeated in conference play. Palomar is currently ranked No. 1 in the state. A rematch of last season’s championship game proved victorious for the Comets when the team defeated Riverside City College 9-4 on April 15. The team clinched the division with 13...

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Softball vs Southwestern College April 16
Apr17

Softball vs Southwestern College April 16

[Show picture list] Palomar softball hit 3 homeruns to beat Southwestern College 11-3 to improve their conference record to a perfect...

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