Fore! Meet the women’s golf team
Oct03

Fore! Meet the women’s golf team

Victoria Owings Victoria Owings, 18, graduated from Sheridan High School in Wyoming and is now studying to become a nurse. Being from Wyoming, there’s not much opportunity for practicing and competing in the cold, snowy weather, so Owings came out to San Diego to enjoy the warmer weather for a bit. She joined competitive golf when she was 11 years old, but started golfing the moment she was able to hold a club. Owings loves...

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New coach looks to rejuvenate soccer team
Oct02

New coach looks to rejuvenate soccer team

David Linenberger has been appointed as Palomar men soccer team’s new head coach ahead of the 2017 season with the hope of inspiring the Comet’s to join the top ranks of Southern California’s collegiate soccer while moving away from their history of struggling in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. Linenberger has over 30 years of professional experience in sport management and chief technical directorial positions. As a former...

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New future, new coach
Sep11

New future, new coach

  Palomar College’s newest coach is looking to put Comet’s cross country on the map.   Sonia Rodriguez is the new women’s cross country coach. A North County local, she brings years of experience competing in races and a history of developing top runners as a coach at the high school level. Growing up in Oceanside and Vista, Rodriguez looked on as her older cousin and brother ran track in high school, eventually being...

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The Comets’ secret weapon
May25

The Comets’ secret weapon

Palomar’s Comets Softball team has a secret weapon, 20 year old right-field player Tiare Paopao. The Comets have just came back from their weekend at the Super Regionals where they made runner up, just missing the mark to enter the state tournament. Tiare Paopao was an essential part of the team, and someone all the players love to be around. “She’s a really good hitter, and was one of the top players that got home-runs....

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Comets golfer qualifies for state finals
May25

Comets golfer qualifies for state finals

The Palomar men’s golf season may have ended, but for 22-year-old Mitch Cannon it was only the beginning of a new start. Cannon was the only individual Comet golfer to advance to a statewide golf tournament hosted by the California Community College Athletic Association on May 8. Cannon was accompanied by teammates Tyler Cress and Jaime Sanz at the Southern California Regional Finals at El Camino Country Club in Oceanside. Cannon was...

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Men’s volleyball team has down year, but future is bright
May19

Men’s volleyball team has down year, but future is bright

The Palomar men’s volleyball team is optimistic to build off of their 2-16 record from the 2017 season. For first year head Coach Bryan Campbell, a former volleyball player at Palomar, it was a season of trial and error. “A lot of the guys bought in and everybody worked hard, so I really can’t complain,” Campbell said. The season began in February with a 3-0 set loss at the hands of Long Beach College. Palomar...

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