Athletics News

Early Season Check-In, Women's Basketball
Early Season Check-In, Women's Basketball

December 01, 2022

With the first month of the season in the books, we catch up with ELAC Women's Basketball head coach Bruce Turner on how his team is faring in the early season.

Huskies Earn Second Straight Postseason Bowl Bid, Drop to Rustlers 32-14
Huskies Earn Second Straight Postseason Bowl Bid, Drop to Rustlers 32-14

November 26, 2022

East LA College was able to earn their second-straight postseason bowl bid as a member of the National Northern League. Unfortunately, they fell short in today's Patriotic Bowl, losing 32-14 to the host Golden West College Rustlers.

Sanders Pours in 20 as Huskies Control Corsairs 84-60 in Home Opener
Sanders Pours in 20 as Huskies Control Corsairs 84-60 in Home Opener

November 18, 2022

Taking the lead from the beginning, East LA Men's Basketball was in firm control of Santa Monica as they lead by double-digits at halftime and shot over 64% from the field in the second half to put away the Corsairs early, 84-60.

Netflix Releases Official Last Chance U Basketball Trailer for New Season
Netflix Releases Official Last Chance U Basketball Trailer for New Season

November 15, 2022

Netflix released the official trailer for Last Chance U Basketball Season 2 this morning

Huskies Persevere Through Stormy Downpour to Beat Compton, Likely Clinch State Playoff Spot
Huskies Persevere Through Stormy Downpour to Beat Compton, Likely Clinch State Playoff Spot

November 08, 2022

The Huskies secured a seventh place in the SCC Tournament by beating #7-seed Compton 2-0. More importantly, they have likely secured one of the last playoff berths in the CCCAA State Tournament. It'll be the first time in five years that ELAC has made the state playoffs.

Wire-to-Wire Victory Sets Up National Northen League Title Showdown
Wire-to-Wire Victory Sets Up National Northen League Title Showdown

November 05, 2022

East LA College arguably played their most complete game of the season, taking a 10-0 first quarter lead and never looking back. With Ventura defeating College of the Canyons 23-13, next's week game where the Huskies host the Pirates will be for the National Northern League title.

Anco Veigo drives to score one of his record four goals
Reserve Frosh Nets Rare Haul (Four Goals) to Lead Huskies to 5-2 Win

November 04, 2022

With so many injuries to his starters, head coach Eddie Flores has been forced to rely on his reserves late in the season. But never could he have imagined that one of them would come off the bench to score four - yes - four goals to power ELAC to a 5-2 victory over the Pasadena City College Lancers.

Divecchio Earns ELAC's First All-SCC Selection in Seven Years
Divecchio Earns ELAC's First All-SCC Selection in Seven Years

October 29, 2022

Sakura Divecchio has kept pace from an excellent spring campaign on the track into a strong cross country outing during this fall. She earned All-SCC honors by finishing ninth at Palos Verdes Park 5-kilometer course.

Shorthanded Men's Soccer Takes Two This Week
Shorthanded Men's Soccer Takes Two This Week

October 28, 2022

Shorthanded due to multiple injuries to their starters, East LA Men's Soccer needed to dig deep to finally earn their first two conference wins of the season. They defeated Pasadena City College 2-1 on Tuesday and turned away LA Harbor 1-0 Friday.

Huskies Hold off Vikings to Win First Annual Presidents' Cup
Huskies Hold off Vikings to Win First Annual Presidents' Cup

October 22, 2022

A successful onside kick gave Long Beach City College one last chance to threaten East LA's lead, but the Huskies' defense stopped the Vikings on downs with 1:06 left in the game to preserve a six-point lead and the win.

Huskies Snap Skid, Defeat Vikings in Straight Sets
Huskies Snap Skid, Defeat Vikings in Straight Sets

October 21, 2022

Needing to halt an 0-6 slide that has pushed aside their strong start to the season, East LA Volleyball were able to take care of business against a struggling Long Beach City College squad, 25-15, 25-19 and 27-25

Late Go-Ahead TD, Defensive Stand Earns Huskies Upset Win at Cerritos
Late Go-Ahead TD, Defensive Stand Earns Huskies Upset Win at Cerritos

October 01, 2022

Tyson Schilling hauled in 23-yd TD pass from Terrance Gipson with 1:01 left to give ELAC a 30-26 lead. Cerritos would gain 25 yards in two plays to in two plays to move into ELAC territory at the 38 with under 30 seconds left, but would advance no further. A pair of clutch sacks on second and third down by the Husky D salted away the clock and sealed a huge victory for the visiting Dawgs over the state #4 ranked Falcons.

Early Season Progress Report: Wrestling
Early Season Progress Report: Wrestling

September 27, 2022

A brief review of Wrestling's first two meets ahead of this week's action on campus.