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Soccer team eliminated in the first round of playoffs

In an imprecise but even match on Saturday, the Pierce College women’s soccer team could not take advantage of playing at home and were eliminated from the playoffs by Cypress College. Being ranked #6 in Southern California the Brahmas were the strong favorites before the match, but the Chargers had other plans as they crush […]

Men’s basketball bounces back to victory against Glendale

After a shaky start in the tournament at El Camino last week, the Pierce College men’s basketball team rebounded back to victory on Tuesday in their visit to Glendale College. The final score was 82-77 in favor of Pierce in a game that turned into a thriller at the end. The Brahmas came out of […]

Volleyball team to keep feet on the ground as they wait for playoffs

As the season winds down and they keep on piling up win after win, the Brahmas women’s volleyball team keeps preparing harder and harder each day for playoffs. Being ranked #1 in the state for the entire 2011 season and undefeated on top of that, the Brahmas know they are the team to beat this […]

Budget cuts slash athletic funding

Pierce College has been forced to remove 50 percent of funding from the athletic department due to the California’s state budget crisis, according to Pierce’s athletic director.   The 72 schools in the California Community College system have had their funding slashed by $400 million.   The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) has struggled […]

Brahmas football thrashes Valley in homecoming game

Keeping the victory bell for a third year in a row, the Brahmas’ football team won their first and last home game of the season. Enthusiastic fans filled the newly built stadium cheering the Brahmas to a blowout victory over the LA Valley College Monarchs with a score of 47-17. On a play action pass, […]

Volleyball team rolls over West L.A.

The Brahmas women volleyball team wins another game as their winning streak increases to 25 in a row. Pierce College beat West Los Angeles College in three sets on Friday. “It was a team that we were expected to beat, and we did,” said head coach Nabil Mardini. The Brahmas’ came strong out the gates […]

Early mistakes lessen championship hopes for soccer team against COC

Two exquisite goals by Brahma midfielder Jessica Gonzalez just weren’t enough to beat College of the Canyons on Tuesday with conference first place at stake. Although Pierce College showed great character in coming back from two goals down, early mistakes proved to be too much to overcome in a sloppy game that ended in a […]

Men’s basketball loses season opener

The Brahmas men’s basketball team lost both games in their season opener against El Camino College. The tournament included two away games at El Camino that were scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday. The Brahmas took control early on, but somewhere down the line, they started to get sloppy and made little mistakes that would affect […]

Pierce volleyball defeats Glendale for 23rd straight win

Pierce women’s volleyball remains undefeated, improving to an impressive 23-0, winning all three sets against Glendale Community College on Friday. The Brahmas were playing solid early on and were able to dish out an impressive 14-0 run in the first set, winning by a score of (25-7), seemingly looking as they would cruise through the […]

Season ender is football team’s first home game

After participating in away games all semester, the Pierce College football team will finally be playing their first home game Saturday at 7 p.m. in Shepard Stadium. The upcoming game is the team’s season ender. Though the football field itself has been ready for months, construction of Shepard Stadium’s visitor section is not yet finished, […]


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