Tag: Cougars

Advice / by Tiese White -

First Year Promise at COC

By Tiese White Did you know that you can get your first year at College of the Canyons absolutely free if you’re a full-time student, it will include a book…

Opinion / by Felisa Cardenas -

Opinion: College Voters

People say that the youth vote is our future. So the question is, how much do our local youth actually know about the upcoming election and politics?

Sports / by Tigran Martirosyan -

Behind in the Count

In statistics, we are taught that numbers tell a story, and those numbers tell it like it is, because numbers never lie. However, sometimes the numbers on the surface don’t…

Sports / by Tigran Martirosyan -

Inside Look at COC Basketball

COC lost 9 games in 2011 and missed the playoffs, so expectations of a state championship this season may seem unrealistic. However with this amount of talent, anything is in range.

Sports / by Tyler Rubin, Staff Writer -

Baseball: Pirates sink Cougars

The Cougars under Chris Cota started off the season 3-0 at home and winning four of the last five with a tie against Golden West, but their season hit a bump in the road as they faced Orange Coast and lost early 9-1.

Sports / by Cory Rubin, Staff Writer -

Cougars Season Ends in Disappointment

The Cougars went into Saturday’s game hoping to salvage their season with a win over their bitter rivals, the Bakersfield College Renegades.  The rain had stopped and the skies cleared, everything pointed towards a great night of football.

Sports / by Cougar News Staff -

COC Volleyball Digs The New Season

With the College of the Canyons fall sports season underway, attention is not just on the football team. The women’s volleyball team is also looking for redemption. Despite coming off a year in which the team went 16-7, the Cougars missed the playoffs for the first time in four years. Head Coach Lisa Hooper is confident that the streak will end.

Sports / by Jon Gonzalez, Staff Writer -

COC Soccer Teams Kick The Season Off on a High Note

It only took the Lady Cougars three minutes to get rid of the bad taste of last season as they scored early to beat the Victor Valley Rams 1-0 Friday in their first game of the new year. The Cougar men’s Soccer team got off to a strong start towards another successful season by demolishing the Victor Valley Rams 4-0 Friday.

Sports / by Cory Rubin, Staff Writer -

Cougars Ground Owls

The Cougar bats came alive Saturday as they destroyed the Citrus Owls 19 to 8 in a battle for first in the Western State Conference.
COC started the game off with a bang, hitting four homeruns and scoring eleven runs in the first two innings alone. Cougar Center Fielder Cal Vogelsang added two more homeruns with a grand slam in the bottom of the third inning and another solo shot in the bottom of the seventh.