Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Glendale shut out by Brahmas

The Pierce College baseball team scored a landslide victory against Glendale Community College on Thursday, with an amazing shutout score of 10-0. "The game went well," said starting pitcher Cameron Collard. "We had good defense and good plays at the right time.

Men’s Volleyball looks forward to successful season

With almost the whole season ahead of them, the men's volleyball team is confident that they will finish with a very satisfying record. The new season for volleyball began two weeks ago with a starting record of 3-2. The team believes it will improve on that tremendously, despite their young players.

Reggie Smith Jr. new defensive coordinator

Reggie Smith Jr., son of former Major League Baseball player Reggie Smith, accepted a position as the new defensive coordinator for the Pierce College football team. He came to Pierce after coaching at Chaminade High School in West Hills for the past five years.

No mercy for Pierce

The Pierce College softball team was beaten by Citrus College 3-17 Feb. 21, with the umpire calling for mercy in the fifth inning. In the first inning, Pierce matched Citrus run for run with Citrus scoring two runs in the top and Pierce answering with two runs in the bottom of the inning.

Mercy call ends softball game early

The Pierce College softball team was beaten by Citrus College 3-17 on Thursday, with the umpire calling for mercy in the fifth inning. In the first inning, Pierce matched Citrus run for run with Citrus scoring two runs in the top and Pierce answering with two runs in the bottom of the inning.

Avoiding the ‘easy left,’ she takes the hard right

When Bea Ramos was seven years old she picked up her first volleyball in her hometown of Davao in the Philippines and fell in love with the game. What she didn't know was that 12 years later she would be playing as a defensive specialist for the Pierce College Brahmas and would place second in Western State Conference Championship, the highest finish in Pierce's history of women's volleyball.

SWAM keeps pool in year-round use

Few students know that Pierce has a short-course meter swimming pool where adults of all ages who love to swim gather for a splash of fun. Everyday you can find the Southwest Aquatic Masters swim team practicing in rain or shine with coach, Fred Shaw, a three-time NCAA Division I Championship Team member for USC, with 20 years experience in Masters Swimming.

B-ball takes third in tournament

The Pierce College Women's Basketball team finished third in the 2006 Rose City Classic Tournament in Pasadena last weekend. The Brahmas' third place finish in the annual tournament was the best in the team's history.

Brahmas 2nd place in state finals is more win than loss

The Brahmas' women's volleyball team went all the way to the state finals in Fresno last weekend before losing to Orange Coast College in the championship match. "It was the best season ever and we had fun," said Bea Ramos. This marked the first time in school history that the women's volleyball team advanced to the championship.

B-ball defense just misses

The fans were cheering as the Brahmas tipped-off their seventh basketball game of the season Friday against the Los Angeles City College Cubs, but later suffered a disappointing loss of 55 to 56. The first half of the game went to the Brahmas, who had a 12- point lead over the Cubs by half time.