Friday, December 14, 2018
Correction: December 8, 2018 4:35 a.m. A correction was made to a detail in the first paragraph to properly reflect the number of times May-Treanor won a gold medal in the Olympics. After retiring in 2012, and getting inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame in 2016, three time Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor decided to share her knowledge of...
Long Beach City College’s own Chris Oeding was honored for Coach of the Year, while student along athletes. The students were awarded with All-Conference postseason honors by the South Coast Conference for the 2018-2019 seasons. Oeding was awarded with the SCC Coach of the Year award for his men's water polo record of 19-9 and his women's record of 17-11. “It...
Despite Long Beach City College forward De’Brianna Hampton scoring 20 points against Palomar College on Tuesday, the Vikings were defeated 74-69. The Vikings record dropped to 3-4, while the Comets rose to 7-1. Head coach Michael Anderson was worried about some of his players not executing through every possession, by being more aggressive in the paint. “We had a lot...
Caleb Bradfield, a 9 year old cancer survivor, was signed to the LBCC Vikings football program after a season of attending practices, games, and team events. After being diagnosed with stage 4 Neuroblastoma, Bradfield missed having the chance to learn sports while the other children his age were, so after winning his fight with cancer, Bradfield’s parents met with Miller...
Guard Jace Bass scored 22 points to lead the Long Beach City College Vikings with a victory over home team, the Cypress Chargers, by a score of 77-75 on Nov. 21. Bass, who was the leading scorer, made 10-12 free throws, had 4 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal. The Vikings broke Cypress’ winning game streak leaving them now at 3–1. Head...
The No. 4 Long Beach Vikings volleyball team lost against the No. 5 Cypress Chargers in the second round of CCCAA SoCal Regionals on Saturday night at Long Beach City College. The match ended in the Chargers favor in 5 sets, 14-25, 25-27, 26-24, 25-22, 15-10. The Chargers advance to play Gavilan College on Nov. 30. Freshman Viking Tylie Johnson ended...
LBCC sophomores Sierra Davis and Jessica Blakeman combined for 31 kills as the Vikings defeat the Grossmont Griffins at The Hall of Champions at LAC in four sets 25-23, 25-12, 25-18, 25-12, to win the first round of Regional playoffs. Riding an eight game winning streak, the Vikings improve their record to 7-1 in conference play, and 22-3 overall. This...
LBCC sophomore Sierra Davis scored 21 kills and freshman Abigail Hargrove scored 6 kills, to lead the women’s volleyball team to victory over visiting El Camino with game scores of  25-17, 20-25, 25-21, 19-25, and 15-12 at LAC on Tuesday. The Vikings women’s volleyball team made huge progress to a conference record of 7-1 and an overall record of 20-3. During...
23 kills between freshman Tylie Johnson and sophomore Jessica Blakeman gave the Vikings a 3-0 sweep against Cerritos College, with scores of 25-11, 25-22, and 25-14 in the building Q gym on Wednesday. With this win, the Vikings improve to an overall record of 19-3 and a conference record of  3-1. In the first set the Vikings came out aggressive...
The LBCC Vikings football team fell to the undefeated Canyons College Cougars in their last home game of the season with a score of 34-7. Backup quarterback Jonathan Murphy completed 157 passing yards for the Vikings on Saturday. Running back Teshawn White scored the first touchdown of the game with a four yard run, putting the Vikings ahead with...