Athletics News

Jessica Correll Named New Women's Soccer Coach
Jessica Correll Named New Women's Soccer Coach

July 14, 2021

Having shown substantial success with coaching, building and managing a wide array of youth soccer programs - as well as helping to kick-start the women's soccer program at Caltech - Jessica Correll has been selected as the next head coach of ELAC Women's Soccer.

Miguel Soto Named New Head Coach of ELAC Wrestling
Miguel Soto Named New Head Coach of ELAC Wrestling

July 01, 2021

Former assistant coach Miguel Soto has been officially named Head Coach of East Los Angeles College's Wrestling program. He will be only the third ever coach of the program which began in 1968.

Versatile Ayala Joins Finlandia Softball
Versatile Ayala Joins Finlandia Softball

June 15, 2021

Although ELAC Softball was unable to see the field for 2021, it still was able to successfully transfer at least one of its players. Sophomore Elizabeth Ayala accepted her scholarship offer from Finlandia University.

Pitch delivered by Huskies pitcher.
Baseball Returns

June 04, 2021

Hosting LA Valley College in a doubleheader scrimmage, East Los Angeles College Baseball is the first team to host a game on campus since the COVID shutdown that began in March of 2020. It has been 15 months since the any of the teams and campus has hosted any level of organized competition.

Troglia Steps Down After 12 Seasons as Head Coach
Troglia Steps Down After 12 Seasons as Head Coach

May 28, 2021

During the COVID pandemic, women's soccer head coach Tessa Troglia realized she needed to expand her ability to impact the lives of students to beyond the soccer field. She leaves ELAC after 12 seasons to not only take over Cerritos' women's soccer program, but to teach more in the classroom.

KJ Allen signs NLI with Texas Tech.
Allen De-Commits USC, Signs with Texas Tech

April 16, 2021

Previously committing to the University of Southern California back in November, ELAC forward Kealen "KJ" Allen has decommitted from the Trojans and has now accepted an offer to play for the Red Raiders of Texas Tech University.

Athletics is Back!
Athletics is Back!

April 12, 2021

After a 13-month absence from campus due to COVID-19, East Los Angeles College Athletics has been given the green light to resume limited on-campus activities.

ELAC President Roman New SCC Representative On CCCAA Board
ELAC President Roman New SCC Representative On CCCAA Board

April 06, 2021

The South Coast Conference has elected East Los Angeles College President Dr. Alberto J. Roman to be its representative on the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Board.

The AD/Coaches' Corner: Last Chance U Edition
The AD/Coaches' Corner: Last Chance U Edition

March 11, 2021

A special edition of the AD Corner, this is your chance to hear the coaching staff East Los Angeles College Men's Basketball talk Last Chance U Basketball from their perspective. Our guests: - Head Coach John Mosley - Assistant Coaches Ken Hunter and Rob Robinson - ELAC Athletic Director (and football head coach) Bobby Godinez

The cover photo of Netflix's Last Chance U: Basketball webpage
Netlix Announces ELAC Basketball to be Featured in New Last Chance U Season

February 10, 2021

Critically acclaimed Netflix docu-series Last Chance U officially announces new season premiere date. As the series switches from football to basketball, the East Los Angeles College Huskies men's basketball team becomes the first basketball team to be covered by the Last Chance U team.

Huskies Highlighted in SCC's 21st Century First 20 Years
Huskies Highlighted in SCC's 21st Century First 20 Years

January 26, 2021

The South Coast Conference released its best teams for the first 20 years of the 21st century. ELAC Men's & Women's basketball teams as well as Men's Cross Country made the list.

Ralph Valle with the 2019-2020 team at the CCCAA South Regionals in Santa Ana
"The Mayor" Calls it a Career

December 24, 2020

Longtime ELAC Wrestling head coach Ralph Valle - dubbed "The Mayor" due to his 26-year tenure as coach and academic counselor - has retired from his coaching post.

Huskies Linemen Sign D1 Offers on National Signing Day
Huskies Linemen Sign D1 Offers on National Signing Day

December 16, 2020

Interview with East Los Angeles College Defensive Linemen Chace Davis and Daniel Robledo. They have signed their National Letters of Intent: Davis to the University of Nevada and Robledo to University of Missouri.

South Coast Conference Traditional Fall Sports Canceled For 2020-2021
South Coast Conference Traditional Fall Sports Canceled For 2020-2021

December 09, 2020

The presidents of all 12 South Coast Conference member colleges have decided unanimously to opt-out of athletic competition for the traditional fall sports of 2020-21.