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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Palomar begins season with draw
Sep06

Palomar begins season with draw

When the two teams met last year it was Norco who triumphed in a 3-0 victory. This season’s contest saw the Comets improve on last year’s result, earning a 1-1 draw. The first goal of the game came from a Norco free kick in the fifth minute. Forward Nestor Navia launched a long ball toward the Palomar goal. The shot troubled first-year goalkeeper Steven Ross, who misjudged the attempt and let it slip under the crossbar for the opening...

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Palomar’s cross country looks to stand alone at the top
Sep04

Palomar’s cross country looks to stand alone at the top

The 2014 season for Palomar’s men’s and women’s cross country has already started, but things look to be promising for this year’s squads. In their first meet of the year, the Mort Covert Classic, both teams raced to a 12th-place finish in their respective fields. The meet, hosted by Cal State Fullerton, was a combination of community colleges and Division I schools, including Loyola Marymount University, University of Southern...

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Comets finish season with losing record but play hard
May05

Comets finish season with losing record but play hard

      The Palomar College Men’s basketball team finished its season with a 11-17 record. During the season, the Comets struggled with being out-rebounded but continued to play hard in every game. The Comets defeated their North County rival MiraCosta College both times they met within the season. According to the men’s basketball website the team said its goodbyes to four sophomores: Derick Jones, Aaron Roedl, Marley...

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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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Returning players will highlight next season
May05

Returning players will highlight next season

The women’s basketball team finished the season with a 16-11 record. Six Comets will return next season, and three of the four sophomores will be moving on to play at the four-year level. All have received scholarships. Mikaela Stanton, Maureen Fegan and Bianca Littleton were also first team players for the All-Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. Stanton will take her skills to Canada where she will play at Brandon University and...

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