Beach volleyball duo reaches regionals
May20

Beach volleyball duo reaches regionals

Beach Volleyball pair Mikayla Seiler and Noemi Ramos were the only Comets to reach regionals this representing the Pacififc Coast Athletic Conference. The 10 seeded pair faced the No. 2 seeded pair from El Camino  in the first round dropping two sets, 21-17 and 21-16, putting them in the losers bracket. In their second round Seiler and Ramos faced Bakersfeild taking the match in two sets, 21-18 in both sets. In the final round the duo...

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Freshman tennis player has breakout season
May20

Freshman tennis player has breakout season

As the only Palomar Comet to play on the all-conference team for women’s tennis singles, freshman Cali Smith had a standout first year at Palomar College. Though Smith is new to Palomar, she’s no stranger to tennis, having started playing when she was in the fourth grade. Smith said she was introduced to tennis when she was hanging out with a friend who had to go to practice. Her friend told her that she could either sit...

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Starting Pitcher Hazelwood backbone of pitching staff
May20

Starting Pitcher Hazelwood backbone of pitching staff

Twelve years ago, Everett Hazelwood started his baseball career when his mother announced she had signed him up and his practice would be the following day. Now a sophomore at Palomar Hazelwood turned into a dominant presence on the mound as a right handed pitcher earning the  SoCal Player of the Week honor the week of March 24. “ He was part of our backbone as a club,’ head coach Ben Adams said, “ We were driven by our pitching staff...

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Life long Comet laid to rest
May20

Life long Comet laid to rest

Lifelong sports writer and Palomar alum Tom Saxe has left an imprint on the Palomar Athletic Program that will last. In a letter to Palomar faculty Athletic Director, Scott Cathcart said, “ Tom committed -not his professional life -but his total life, to what he considered to be his family, the Palomar College Athletic Department.” Saxe was in his 22 years at Palomar and second as the Sports Information Director (SID) at the school....

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Mens golf captures conference title
May20

Mens golf captures conference title

The men’s golf team capped off a dominant season with a Pacific Coast Athletic Conference title. The team ended with 44 wins and four losses with a first round score of 392 against College of the Desert. In their second round, the team shot a 380 and rounded off the afternoon with a score of 772 to defeat COD. Along with the conference title, Jacob Montes was awarded player of the year with a total score of 742 on the season. Montes...

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All-Confernce Comets
May20

All-Confernce Comets

Sarah Fisher In her sophomore year at Palomar fisher is batting .471 with five home runs and 52 RBIs. The outfielder turned third basemen has a .523 on-base percentage while slugging .772 in her two seasons as a Comet earning her first-team honors. Megan Wachholtz Outfielder and catcher Wachholt earned a first-team spot with a .469 batting average with 38 RBIs. In her two years in a Comets uniform, she is slugging .578 with a .537...

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