Palomar rides win streak into playoffs
May05

Palomar rides win streak into playoffs

Having already met a goal of winning conference, Head Baseball Coach Buck Taylor jokes about attempting to match Palomar’s softball team’s winning record. The Comets’ baseball team is currently riding a 15-game winning streak. It is the best winning streak in baseball for the California Community College Athletic Association, which is composed of 86 teams. The Comets end the season by earning their way into the postseason, their 14th...

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Baseball vs Allan Hancock College May 2-3
May04

Baseball vs Allan Hancock College May 2-3

[Show picture list] Palomar baseball lost a heartbreaking series to Allan Hancock College in the first round of the Southern California Regional baseball...

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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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Playing it smart, on and off the field
Apr13

Playing it smart, on and off the field

Palomar Baseball player Dillan Smith started playing baseball when he was just 3 years old. His parents said the first thing he picked up was a plastic baseball bat. After trying every sport, he decided at age 10 that it was only baseball that really interested him. Smith, 19, has successfully mastered balancing school and his leadership role out on the diamond. “He is pretty much a coaches’ dream,” Head Baseball Coach Buck Taylor...

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Comets vs. Eagles: a pitching duel
Apr01

Comets vs. Eagles: a pitching duel

The Palomar College Comets shutout the Mt. San Jacinto Eagles 4-0 to preserve its first place standing in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference on March 22. The highlight of the game was the strong pitching performance of Palomar’s Emilio Esquibel as he baffled Eagles hitters all afternoon long en route to his fourth victory of the season. He would finish the day having allowed six hits while striking out two and walking one....

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Baseball vs San Diego City College March 25
Mar27

Baseball vs San Diego City College March 25

[Show picture list] Palomar beat San Diego City College 6-1 on March 25 to improve their conference record to...

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