No-No pushes Comets into post-season
Apr22

No-No pushes Comets into post-season

A day after clinching the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference (PCAC) title Palomar College’s Women’s Softball team pitcher Allie Hughen tossed a no-hitter against Santa Clarita’s College of the Canyons The shut-out performance was a team effort with diving catches by Kylie Pignone and Hughen striking out eight straight batters. The Comets had a break out four-run first inning resulting from several errors by the Cougars. “The first...

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Rebellion football player Christina Stoll: Technical assistant by day, pro football player by night
Apr08

Rebellion football player Christina Stoll: Technical assistant by day, pro football player by night

It’s the NFL offseason and football fans everywhere are waiting for football to return. The wait is over. The San Diego Rebellion of the Women’s National Football Conference (WNFC) is here to fill the void left by the NFL One player in particular for the Rebellion is Christin Stoll, a technical assistant in the Palomar College Media Studies Department, entering her second season playing in the WNFC Stoll discovered the Rebellion when...

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Championship swimmers look to repeat success
Apr08

Championship swimmers look to repeat success

Spring has sprung and there’s hard work to be done for two returning swimmers who raced to an 800-yard relay championship last season and have high hopes for competing this semester. Madalyn Johnson and Violet Stewart are steadfast swimmers when it comes to training for a conference that occurs middle of April every year. They broke the record during spring 2018, eventually moving on to state championships and winning first place....

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Comets athletics enter last month of game play
Apr05

Comets athletics enter last month of game play

RECORDS AS OF 4/1 BASEBALL  Overall: 16-8-1 Conference : 8-4 As of the first of April the Comets are sitting third in the conference standings behind San Diego Mesa and Southwestern college. Palomar bats were hot going into spring break sweeping the College of the Desert scoring a total of 36 runs to the Roadrunners 3. Production at the plate continued into the Comets series against San Bernardino as the Comets took the first two...

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10 tips and tricks to getting an athletic scholorship
Apr05

10 tips and tricks to getting an athletic scholorship

Story by, Raisa Mursalin   There is an average of over four hundred and fifty student athletes at Palomar College. Here are ten tips that Athletes need to know about getting an athletic scholarship. 1. Be aware of the scholarships available. Keep in touch with your school’s financial aid office and regularly check their website for updated lists of scholarships, grants and other opportunities for financial help. The Jan Wessel...

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Comets softball continue to dominate
Mar11

Comets softball continue to dominate

Story by Alex Garcia The Comets took on the San Diego City Knights, who are the second best team in the league behind the Comets on March 8 defeating the team behind a strong offensive performance. Catalina Aguilar took the mound for the Comets and started off strong by sitting down the first three batters. It didn’t take long for the Comets to strike, in the bottom of the first inning center fielder, Samantha Renteria singled...

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