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No. 7 men’s volleyball team prepares for first round of playoffs at No. 2 Irvine Valley College

By Phil Sidavong

April 20, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

It's playoff time for the men's volleyball team and the only thing the No. 7 ranked Warriors want is to run the table for a chance to win the California Community College Athletic Association's State Championship match.But first on ...

El Camino men’s volleyball team takes early lead, only to fall flat in conference title match against Long Beach City College

By Phil Sidavong

April 16, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

All of the hype, all of the pressure, it's here.Warriors, Vikings, conference title on the line and trip to the playoffs as the No. 1 seed from the Western State isn't just another men's volleyball match.It's the season-final...

El Camino’s men’s volleyball team outlasts Santa Monica College in five-set thriller

By Phil Sidavong

April 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

Throwing a two-set lead has to be demoralizing.Well, how about throwing that lead when the game was in the bag.Then you go into a fifth set to try and finish everything, and looking at your record in five-sets, you're 0-2."(It'...

Comeback falls short as El Camino men’s volleyball team loses thriller against Long Beach City College

By Phil Sidavong

April 1, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

Two up, two down. The set score is tied and it's going to a fifth and final set. The No. 4 El Camino men's volleyball team hosted the No. 3 Long Beach City College Vikings on Friday night, and there was so much hype behind it...

El Camino men’s volleyball team snaps losing streak against Santa Monica College

By Phil Sidavong

March 25, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

The taste of victory is ever so sweet.Three years, 24 days, five regular-season games and two post-season match ups, including a loss in the 2015 state championship match.That's how long it's been and what's happened since No. 7 El C...

El Camino men’s volleyball team continues to struggle after loss to Irvine Valley College

By Phil Sidavong

March 17, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

The No. 1 team in the state didn't seem all that great.The players are only human and mistakes are made. Problem for the road team is that those statements go both ways.No matter how close in skill level teams can be, mistakes ...

No. 9 El Camino men’s volleyball team picks up long-awaited first win of the season against Fullerton College

By Phil Sidavong

February 16, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

Silence. Focus. Determination.Sophomore outside hitter Cesar Medina walks to the back of the court.The volleyball is in his hands as he looks for his next target, waiting to see who looks like easy prey.He throws the ball up, mak...

No. 8 El Camino men’s volleyball team falls flat in road loss to No. 5 Golden West College

By Phil Sidavong

February 10, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

Things were looking good for the Warriors.A comeback win in the first set gave them momentum to potentially get revenge for their 2016 playoff loss to the Golden West College Rustlers.Unfortunately for the visiting No. 8 El Camino ...

No. 7 Men’s volleyball team can’t overcome ‘nerves’ in season-opening loss against No. 2 Orange Coast College

By Phil Sidavong

February 3, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

The kinks in the armor of the El Camino men's volleyball team are still ripe for teams to take advantage of.After a lackluster start and end to the 2016 season, the Warriors were hoping to ride the backpack of 2015 standout Cesar Med...

Men’s volleyball team gives up early lead; gets knocked out of playoffs by Golden West

By Phil Sidavong

April 23, 2016

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Volleyball

A kill banged on the floor in favor of the home team, then an error for visiting El Camino followed suit.But the Warriors weren't done, and soon the score was 20-14 in favor of the home squad. The No. 2 seeded Golden West Coll...

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