Video:  Palomar women’s track and field wins
Jun01

Video: Palomar women’s track and field wins

A collection of photos of the Palomar College women’s track and field team competing at the 2017 Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. Photos courtesy of Gabriel Santana/goSantana Photography Video produced by Marcy Cortes and Kellcy Kocinski/The...

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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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Comet softball falls in Super Regionals
May23

Comet softball falls in Super Regionals

After finishing undefeated in their conference on their way to a 2016 state championship, there was nothing but high expectations for Palomar’s softball team this season. The Comets went 16-0 in conference play again this year, and went into the postseason looking to repeat as state champions. After battling through the third toughest schedule in California this season, the team was not discouraged by a 10-11 out of conference...

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Gallery: PCAC Swim Finals: April 22
May22

Gallery: PCAC Swim Finals: April 22

[Show as slideshow] Palomar hosted the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference finals on April 22, 2017 at the Wallace Memorial pool .   Photos by Coleen Burnham/The...

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Women’s track and field star dashes ahead
Apr26

Women’s track and field star dashes ahead

What do you get when you combine a track and field star, a Palomar College student, a dance teacher, a criminal justice major and a glowing smile? Deyanira Lopez, that’s what. Lopez, 20, is one of the few athletes on the Palomar track and field team. Lopez competes in most of the events but excels at the 400-meter hurdles. However, long before Lopez was running hurdles for Palomar, she was running for fun in elementary school....

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Comets coach named best in the state
Apr15

Comets coach named best in the state

Palomar’s Leigh Marshall has been named the California Community College Women’s Basketball Coach of the year for the second time in three years. Marshall, who previously won the award in 2015, has transformed the women’s basketball team at Palomar into yearly top contenders, placing a once depleted program back on the map. Palomar Athletic Director Scott Cathcart hired Marshall back in 2010, when she took over a...

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