Mesa assistant coach dies at home

Kenny Kinder

December 14, 2008

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Mesa football Assistant Coach Sam Coe Jr. died on Nov. 28 while at home. Coe was battling a brain tumor and several strokes. He was 59. Coe was born on April 13, 1949 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Doris and Sam Coe Sr. Coe and family...

Fall sports recap

December 14, 2008

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Mens Cross Country - Final Ranking: State runner-up Top Performers: Muluken Beressa, Marcos Corona, Barrett Tilley, Mike Denman, Bernardo Bahena, Mike Gonia and Conner Betancourt Awards: Pacific Coast Conference Champions,...

Swim and Dive season fast approaching

Megan Looney

December 14, 2008

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The swim and dive teams here at Mesa are looking for students who are anxious to jump in the water next season. You need to get physical by Jan. 15, and students can receive one here for free on Jan. 13 in the training room. Student...

Olympians victorious after second half rally

Kenny Kinder

November 5, 2008

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A high scoring showdown between Mesa College and LA Harbor College resulted in a Mesa victory, however between the two teams a total of 58 points and 790 total yards were allowed. This season the Mesa defense allows 31 points...

Lack of team continuity plague women’s volleyball

Kenny Kinder

October 22, 2008

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The Mesa College Women's Volleyball team dropped another game on Oct. 17 losing in three sets to conference foe Palomar College. This was the second loss of the season to Palomar, a team in which Mesa had not loss to in the previous...

First ever Midnight Madness exceeds expectations

Kenny Kinder

October 22, 2008

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Mesa College held it's first Midnight Madness on Oct. 15. Midnight Madness is a collegiate event, which is used to identify the beginning of the basketball season. It represents the first legal day in which teams are allowed to...

Men’s cross-country no.1 in California

Kenny Kinder

October 22, 2008

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Mesa College moved up in the polls for the men's cross-country state rankings. Previously ranked No. 1 in only Southern California, Mesa College is now the No. 1 team in California. Mesa earned the top spot in state with their...

Men’s Cross-Country Continue to Strive for the Championship

Kenny Kinder

October 8, 2008

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The Mesa College Men's Cross-Country team has made their mark so far this season. Currently ranked No. 1 in Southern California, the cross-country team has displayed phenomenal talent and consistency throughout the early part...

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