Palomar basketball back in action
Dec05

Palomar basketball back in action

Story by Gerald Ligeralde Palomar men and women’s basketball is back in action and is looking to get into shape for the upcoming 2019 season. Both teams have a lot of fresh faces and raw talent, but overall both teams are hungry for the championship title especially the women’s team seeking redemption for last year’s state tournament upset. Men’s basketball tied for second in the league last season at 16-14 and played in the state...

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Comets fall sports season coming to a close
Nov14

Comets fall sports season coming to a close

Another fall sports season has come to a close and with a handful of teams not eligible for playoffs Palomar athletics look ahead to the spring. Those who qualify will be fighting for a title in the coming weeks looking to bring home another championship to an already impressive athletic program. Football Palomar football has exceeded expectations as they carried a 6-3 record into their final game of the season against San Diego Mesa....

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Like father, like daughter
Nov14

Like father, like daughter

In the game of volleyball the setter is often considered the position that could make or break a team and for the Palomar women’s volleyball that spark plug in the center is Mikayla Seiler. Coming from a family of volleyball players Seiler naturally picked up the sport herself following in the footsteps of her father and coach, Karl Seiler. Mikayla mentioned, “Both of my parents and coached so it’s kind of in the family.” Coach...

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Water polo captin leads team
Nov14

Water polo captin leads team

Kelly Rowan has been a student and athlete at Palomar College since 2016 but has been playing water polo for eight years. “My friend’s mom’s thought I’d be good at it (water polo) because I was very boyish and aggressive,” Rowan said, “I ended up really liking it and I’ve played for eight years.” When it comes to juggling school and sports, Rowan mentioned that it can often be difficult to play the roles of a student and an athlete....

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Recaps: Palomar sports gear up for end of season
Oct22

Recaps: Palomar sports gear up for end of season

FOOTBALL Palomar’s football team has started to turn their season around with a record of 4 – 3 going into the bye week. The team struggled early on to connect as a unit, but in recent games has hit a stride.The comets are down to their last two quarterbacks, Connor Curry and Shea Morales, as injury has been a consistent problem for the team all season. “We need to be more consistent. We win one then we lose one,” Coch Joe Early...

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Allstar softball players lean on friendship
Oct22

Allstar softball players lean on friendship

Story by Alex Garcia   Sarah Fisher and Allie Hughen, are more than just teammates. They have been best friends for over 15 years, and have made a lasting impact on the softball team here at Palomar. The duo met in Vista girls softball recreational league and have been teammates ever since. Both being All Star athletes, they have evolved as athletes winning state championships. Fisher was the State Player of the year last year, while...

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