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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Comet’s match high standards over break
Apr01

Comet’s match high standards over break

On March 20 Palomar men’s tennis team scored its second straight win of the spring break period with a 5-4 win over San Diego City College. In the first round, Palomar split its singles match play 3-3, with freshmen Angelo Gustillo (6-2 ,6-1), Vince Rivera (6-3, 6-4), and Evan Davis (6-1,6-0) winning in straight sets. Rivera played a considerably larger opponent in his first round match against Scott Samperio of SDCC. Samperio stands...

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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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First host match results in medalist
Apr01

First host match results in medalist

Sophomore Aaron Whitely scored one-under par at the Twin Oaks tournament on March 19. Whitely shot a medal winning 71 which helped the Palomar Men’s Golf team place second with a score of 376 behind College of the Desert. COD is the biggest competition this year, scoring a 365 on the Comets home course. Head Golf Coach Mark Halda said he was happy with Aaron making medalist. “He has been working hard and deserved his accomplishment,”...

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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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Baseball vs Mt. San Jacinto College: March 18
Mar19

Baseball vs Mt. San Jacinto College: March 18

[Show picture list] Palomar’s baseball team beat Mt. San Jacinto 5-1 on March 18 at Myer’s...

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