Perce's Kenpo Karate Studio recently held their annual inter-school karate tournament at Fillmore Middle School on October 24. The event was a success for the students as they competed against 12 other Martial Arts schools in Ventura County. The results of the event are as follows: Little Tigers 3-6 yrs. 1st place Andrew Hernandez, Forms divisions White and Yellow Belt 9-13 yrs. 3rd Place Alexander Turcios, 4th place Keara Hatton, participation William Espinoza. Orange and Purple Belt 9-11 yrs. 4th place Israel Brooks. Blue and Green Belt 10-11 yrs. Participation Jesse Villa and Rocio Zamora. White and Yellow Belt 5-8 yrs 2nd place Kyla Hatton, 4th place Liam Hatton. Orange and Purple Belt 6-8 yrs participation Dave Bustos Jr. Blue and Green Belt 5-8 yrs. 4th place Jorge Zamora, participation Blake Boren. Blue and Green Belt 8-9 yrs. 4th place Ricky Cadena. Blue and Green Belt Forms 8-9 yrs. 4th place Faith Bustos, participation Janaey Cadena. Jr Brown Belts 8-9 yrs 3rd place Michael Hess, 4th place Frankie Perez. Jr Green and Brown 12-14 yrs. 4th place Valery Rodriguez, Participation Anthony Murray. Adult White and Orange Belt participation Marco Meza.Jr Brown Belt 8-9 yrs 4th place Tyler Bode, participation Iliana Hernandez. Jr Brown Belt 10-11 yrs participation Heather Hess. Jr Black Belt 13-14 yrs 2nd place Andy Topete. Teen and Adult Brown and Black belts 2nd place Samuel Hernandez, 3rd place Adrian Moreno, 4ht place Maggie Carrillo. Showmanship all ages and belt levels 1st place Andy Topete, 2nd place Jessie Stuthers, participation Anthony Murray, Blake Boren, Tyler Bode.Kumite White Thru Purple 5-6 yrs 1st place Dave Bustos, 2nd place Justice Rodriguez. Kumite Orange thru Blue 5-8 yrs. 4th place Blake Boren. Adult Brown and Black 3rd place Jessie Stuthers. Self Defense 1st place Jessie Stuthers, participation Anthony Murray, Heather Hess and Rocio Zamora. Kumite Green and Brown 8 yrs. participation Faith Bustos. Green thru Jr Black Belt 10-13 yrs 3rd place Valery Rodriguez. Blue thru Brown Belt 9-11 yrs participation Tyler Bode.
For More Information contact Paul Perce at Perce's Kenpo Karate Studio at (805) 524-6870.

 


 
San Cayetano School celebrates Fillmore Flashes’ win over Santa Paula Cardinals.
San Cayetano School celebrates Fillmore Flashes’ win over Santa Paula Cardinals.
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Saturday's Drawing:

Congratulations to the following:

Oasis Tanning Basket - Crystal Rojas, Fillmore

$250 Gift Card Winners - Frank Barrera, Frank Tapia, Juan Orozco all of Fillmore and Sharon Brow of Casitas

$500 Gift Card Winners - Christine Tello, Chris Sexton, Alma Sandoval, all of Fillmore and Sherri Manlute of Camarillo

Thank you to Oasis Tanning for donating the gift basket. Thank you to everyone who supported this fundraiser. Our fundraising helps keep our registration fees one of the lowest in our league. This money goes towards our field costs with the school district and city, paying officials fees to referee our games, insurance costs, as well as the maintenance and purchasing of player equipment.

Thank you again for helping make this fundraiser a great success!

 


 
The 2009 F.H.S. Homecoming Court pictured (l-r): Principal John Wilber, Sophomore Princess Jenna Wilber, not pictured Prince Sammy Orozco, Senior Prince Jose Estrella, Princess Cory Carrillo, Joe Magdaleno, Queen Moneh Magdaleno, not pictured KingTate Suttle, Grand Marshal Kirk Richter, Senior Prince Kyle Dezavala, Princess Jazzmin Galvez, Junior Prince Gerardo Avalos, Princess Cristina Garibay, Freshmen Prince Mario Hernandez and Princess Desirae Perez. Football photos courtesy of Crystal Gurrolla.
The 2009 F.H.S. Homecoming Court pictured (l-r): Principal John Wilber, Sophomore Princess Jenna Wilber, not pictured Prince Sammy Orozco, Senior Prince Jose Estrella, Princess Cory Carrillo, Joe Magdaleno, Queen Moneh Magdaleno, not pictured KingTate Suttle, Grand Marshal Kirk Richter, Senior Prince Kyle Dezavala, Princess Jazzmin Galvez, Junior Prince Gerardo Avalos, Princess Cristina Garibay, Freshmen Prince Mario Hernandez and Princess Desirae Perez. Football photos courtesy of Crystal Gurrolla.
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Chris De La Paz had a great receiving game 4 receptions for 65 yards against Malibu. De La Paz scored one touchdown.
Chris De La Paz had a great receiving game 4 receptions for 65 yards against Malibu. De La Paz scored one touchdown.
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Dylan Dawson #56 had 14 tackles against Malibu. Derek Luna had 11. The Flashes defense had a total of 8 sacks. Also on Defense Matt De La Cruz and Nick Paz had an interception.
Dylan Dawson #56 had 14 tackles against Malibu. Derek Luna had 11. The Flashes defense had a total of 8 sacks. Also on Defense Matt De La Cruz and Nick Paz had an interception.
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Zach Golson fights his way through Malibu’s defense Friday night. Golson dives into the end zone to score a touchdown but unfortunately is was called back due to a holding call. Also on offense Corey Cole rushed for two touchdowns and passed for a 2nd touchdown. Cole was also 8 for 14 for 142 yards. Nick Paz again had a great game, Paz rushed for 135 yards on 16 carries. Fillmore plays this Friday against Santa Paula Cardinals, in Santa Paula.
Zach Golson fights his way through Malibu’s defense Friday night. Golson dives into the end zone to score a touchdown but unfortunately is was called back due to a holding call. Also on offense Corey Cole rushed for two touchdowns and passed for a 2nd touchdown. Cole was also 8 for 14 for 142 yards. Nick Paz again had a great game, Paz rushed for 135 yards on 16 carries. Fillmore plays this Friday against Santa Paula Cardinals, in Santa Paula.
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Flashes defense played well against Malibu. Pictured above Emilio Gomez #54, Brandon Barker #74, and Cody Jackson #63. According to Coach Dollar, “This was a tough Malibu team, they ran a completely different offense this year. They tried to spread out our defense, but we put a lot of pressure on their quarterback and made some big plays. A good win for Homecoming.”
Flashes defense played well against Malibu. Pictured above Emilio Gomez #54, Brandon Barker #74, and Cody Jackson #63. According to Coach Dollar, “This was a tough Malibu team, they ran a completely different offense this year. They tried to spread out our defense, but we put a lot of pressure on their quarterback and made some big plays. A good win for Homecoming.”
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Robert Bonilla #5 Quarterback for J.V. did a great job against Malibu. Bonilla, Collin Farrar, and Mario Hernandez scored. The offense line played great, Tony Sanchez, Brandon Pina, Anthony Perez, Lalo Gomez, Johnny Wilber and Daniel Cruz blocked well. On defense: Sanchez, Perez, Jeremy Martinez, and J.P Galvez held their own and only allowed 27 points to be scored against them. Final score 42-27.
Robert Bonilla #5 Quarterback for J.V. did a great job against Malibu. Bonilla, Collin Farrar, and Mario Hernandez scored. The offense line played great, Tony Sanchez, Brandon Pina, Anthony Perez, Lalo Gomez, Johnny Wilber and Daniel Cruz blocked well. On defense: Sanchez, Perez, Jeremy Martinez, and J.P Galvez held their own and only allowed 27 points to be scored against them. Final score 42-27.
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Taylor Dezavala and Tatiana Gonzales jump to block the ball hit by Grace Bretheren. Flashes lost in 3 games, 25-15, 25-19, and 25-7.
Taylor Dezavala and Tatiana Gonzales jump to block the ball hit by Grace Bretheren. Flashes lost in 3 games, 25-15, 25-19, and 25-7.
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Ana Morina serves the ball to Grace Bretheren during Tuesday night’s Volleyball game.
Ana Morina serves the ball to Grace Bretheren during Tuesday night’s Volleyball game.
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Corey Cole dives into the end zone for one of his three touchdowns. Cole also had 3 passes for 83 yards.
Corey Cole dives into the end zone for one of his three touchdowns. Cole also had 3 passes for 83 yards.
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During Friday night’s football game the cheerleaders and their moms performed during half-time. Way
to go moms!
During Friday night’s football game the cheerleaders and their moms performed during half-time. Way to go moms!
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Matt De La Cruz #45 ran the ball for about 30 yards against Villanova. Nick Paz had a tremendous game rushing for 141 yards and 2 touchdowns along with a 72 yard interception return. Johnny Golson also added 7 carries for 97 yards. Coach Dollar said, “This was a great way to start league. We had specific goals for the game that we fulfilled; tough defense, ball control and created turnovers. All of these goals as a team we accomplished.”
Matt De La Cruz #45 ran the ball for about 30 yards against Villanova. Nick Paz had a tremendous game rushing for 141 yards and 2 touchdowns along with a 72 yard interception return. Johnny Golson also added 7 carries for 97 yards. Coach Dollar said, “This was a great way to start league. We had specific goals for the game that we fulfilled; tough defense, ball control and created turnovers. All of these goals as a team we accomplished.”
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Jose Rangel #72 tackles Villanova’s runningback. The defense forced three fumbles, Derek Luna had 13 tackles and Tate Suttle had a sack.
Jose Rangel #72 tackles Villanova’s runningback. The defense forced three fumbles, Derek Luna had 13 tackles and Tate Suttle had a sack.
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Derek Luna #58 opens the gap for Nick Paz #21 for a few yards. Luna had 11 tackles and Matt De La Cruz had 12 against Nordoff. According to Coach Dollar “This was a tough Nordoff team and 4 fumbles didn’t help, now we need to get ready for league”. Flashes first league game is this Friday against Villanova at home. Football Photos Courtesy Crystal Gurrolla.
Derek Luna #58 opens the gap for Nick Paz #21 for a few yards. Luna had 11 tackles and Matt De La Cruz had 12 against Nordoff. According to Coach Dollar “This was a tough Nordoff team and 4 fumbles didn’t help, now we need to get ready for league”. Flashes first league game is this Friday against Villanova at home. Football Photos Courtesy Crystal Gurrolla.
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Ernesto Ballesteros #8 gained yardage for Fillmore against Nordoff.
Ernesto Ballesteros #8 gained yardage for Fillmore against Nordoff.
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Zach Golson #29 had a good game against Nordoff. Golson had a 57 yard touchdown return and rushed for a total of 105 yards. Sammy Orozco scored the second touchdown for Fillmore. Flashes were struck down by Nordoff 52-14.
Zach Golson #29 had a good game against Nordoff. Golson had a 57 yard touchdown return and rushed for a total of 105 yards. Sammy Orozco scored the second touchdown for Fillmore. Flashes were struck down by Nordoff 52-14.
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Daniel Cruz #19 (JV) helps his teammate bring a Nordoff runner down. Fillmore lost 42-0.
Daniel Cruz #19 (JV) helps his teammate bring a Nordoff runner down. Fillmore lost 42-0.
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Brandon Pina #63 has no problem taking on this Nordoff player by himself.
Brandon Pina #63 has no problem taking on this Nordoff player by himself.
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Fillmore Little League will be holding their Annual Board meeting to elect new officers October 19 at 6:30 in the
backroom of the Memorial Building. For more information call David Lugo at 302-1539.

 

The City of Fillmore Recreation Department and the Youth Basketball Program is looking for interested persons willing to coach a youth basketball team. The league will begin Saturday December 5 and continue through the end of February (10 weeks). Coaches are needed for all divisions.

If you are interested in coaching a boys or girls basketball team please contact Annette Cardona, 524-1500 X216.

 

The City of Fillmore Recreation Department and the Youth Basketball Program is looking for interested persons willing to referee youth basketball on Saturdays. The league will begin Saturday December 5 and continue through the end of February (10 weeks). Referees are needed for all divisions.

If you are interested in refereeing boys or girls basketball games please contact Annette Cardona, 524-1500 X216.

 

Registration for Youth Basketball will start Monday, October 5, 2009 through Friday, November 6, 2009. The program is open to boys and girls grades 1-9. Registration will be accepted at the Recreation Department between 8:00AM-5:00PM.

League play is scheduled to begin Saturday, December 5 and continue through the end of February 2010. Cost for registration is $60 per person (price includes picture package and trophy).

For additional information please contact the Recreation Department, 524-1500 X216.

 
Chris De La Paz #10 catches the football on an 18 yard pass from Corey Cole which kept Fillmore’s drive going.
Chris De La Paz #10 catches the football on an 18 yard pass from Corey Cole which kept Fillmore’s drive going.
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Above Jose Rangel #72, Gabriel Gomez #77 open the path up for Matt De La Cruz #45 to run the ball in the fourth quarter.
Above Jose Rangel #72, Gabriel Gomez #77 open the path up for Matt De La Cruz #45 to run the ball in the fourth quarter.
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Corey Cole #11 shovels a pass off to Nick Paz during Friday night’s game. Cole rushed for 55 yards and 3 touchdowns and passed for 73 yards. Paz rushed for 94 yards. Zach Golson had a 33 yard interception return, 98 yards rushing and a 12 yard touchdown run.
Corey Cole #11 shovels a pass off to Nick Paz during Friday night’s game. Cole rushed for 55 yards and 3 touchdowns and passed for 73 yards. Paz rushed for 94 yards. Zach Golson had a 33 yard interception return, 98 yards rushing and a 12 yard touchdown run.
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Fillmore’s defense played a great game against Carpinteria Friday night. They held Carpinteria on the one yard line and didn’t allow them to score. Derek Luna had 14 tackles and pass break up and Jose Rangel had 2 sacks. Fillmore plays at home this Friday against Nordoff High School. Pictured above: Dylan Dawson #56, Sammy Orozco #30, Derek Luna #38, Major Lee #12.
Fillmore’s defense played a great game against Carpinteria Friday night. They held Carpinteria on the one yard line and didn’t allow them to score. Derek Luna had 14 tackles and pass break up and Jose Rangel had 2 sacks. Fillmore plays at home this Friday against Nordoff High School. Pictured above: Dylan Dawson #56, Sammy Orozco #30, Derek Luna #38, Major Lee #12.
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Nathan Garnica #9 tries to avoid being tackled by Carpinteria, Garnica had one touchdown last Friday.
Nathan Garnica #9 tries to avoid being tackled by Carpinteria, Garnica had one touchdown last Friday.
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Collin Farrar makes a move to score a touchdown, Farrar scored 2 along with Robert Bonilla. On Defense, Johnny Wilber and J.P. Galvez played well.
Collin Farrar makes a move to score a touchdown, Farrar scored 2 along with Robert Bonilla. On Defense, Johnny Wilber and J.P. Galvez played well.
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The City of Fillmore Recreation Department and the Youth Basketball Program is looking for interested persons willing to coach a youth basketball team. The league will begin Saturday December 5 and continue through the end of February (10 weeks). Coaches are needed for all divisions.

If you are interested in coaching a boys or girls basketball team please contact Annette Cardona, 524-1500 X216.

 
Tony Cortez #7 blocks for Matt DeLaCruz #45 against Bishop Diego. DeLaCruz had 8 carries for 69 yards, DeLaCruz also had 10 tackles, 4 of them being solo. Fillmore beat Bishop Diego 27-25.
Tony Cortez #7 blocks for Matt DeLaCruz #45 against Bishop Diego. DeLaCruz had 8 carries for 69 yards, DeLaCruz also had 10 tackles, 4 of them being solo. Fillmore beat Bishop Diego 27-25.
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Tate Suttle #40 runs the ball for a few yards with the help of Nick Paz blocking for him. Paz also had one rushing touchdown and one receiving touchdown. Also on offense Zach Golson had 17 carries for 68 yards along with one rushing touchdown and one receiving touchdown.
Tate Suttle #40 runs the ball for a few yards with the help of Nick Paz blocking for him. Paz also had one rushing touchdown and one receiving touchdown. Also on offense Zach Golson had 17 carries for 68 yards along with one rushing touchdown and one receiving touchdown.
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Derek Luna #58 has no problem bringing down Bishop Diego runner. According to Coach Dollar, “ It was
a good game, we came together as a team in the second half.”
Derek Luna #58 has no problem bringing down Bishop Diego runner. According to Coach Dollar, “ It was a good game, we came together as a team in the second half.”
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Jacob Hernandez #4 gains a couple of yards against Bishop Diego last Friday night.
Jacob Hernandez #4 gains a couple of yards against Bishop Diego last Friday night.
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Congratulations to Corey Cole and Zach Golson they tied the school record for a touchdown pass of 86 yards.

J.V. Football 21 to 13, the offensive line played well. Mario Hernandez had a great running game. The defense played well as a unit. Touchdowns : Sammy Orozco had two and Collin Farrar had one. Orozco kicked all three P.A.T.’s. J.P. Galvez blocked well at wide reciever.

Girls Golf lost 262-223 however the girls did a great job and we broke 300 in a big, big way. Most importantly our girls represented Fillmore High School well and won the praise of the Oaks Christian team and their coach.

 
Quinn Keller #31 caught the pass and ran for a couple of yards before being tackled by Village Christian. Keller was brought down within 5 yards of the goal line.
Quinn Keller #31 caught the pass and ran for a couple of yards before being tackled by Village Christian. Keller was brought down within 5 yards of the goal line.
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Jacob Hernandez #4 tackles the runner with the help of other teammates. Derek Luna lead the defense with 9 tackles. Fillmore lost to Village Christian 42-47.
Jacob Hernandez #4 tackles the runner with the help of other teammates. Derek Luna lead the defense with 9 tackles. Fillmore lost to Village Christian 42-47.
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Corey Cole #11 Quarterback for Fillmore had a good game against Village Christian, Cole passed for 1 touchdown and rushed for another. He ended the night with 7 of 12 for 123 yards. Also on offense Zach Golson
rushed for 184 yards and had 3 touchdowns. The team combined had 436 rushing yards. Coach Dollar stated “Our offense was much improved this week, we were very pleased with the running game, however our defense made too many errors and Village took advantage of every one.”
Corey Cole #11 Quarterback for Fillmore had a good game against Village Christian, Cole passed for 1 touchdown and rushed for another. He ended the night with 7 of 12 for 123 yards. Also on offense Zach Golson rushed for 184 yards and had 3 touchdowns. The team combined had 436 rushing yards. Coach Dollar stated “Our offense was much improved this week, we were very pleased with the running game, however our defense made too many errors and Village took advantage of every one.”
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Mario Hernandez #10 (JV) puts his arm out to avoid the tackle. Hernandez also scored 1 touchdown.
Mario Hernandez #10 (JV) puts his arm out to avoid the tackle. Hernandez also scored 1 touchdown.
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Collin Farrar #4 runs the ball for a touchdown. Sammy Orozco also had a touchdown. Fillmore won 21-16.
Collin Farrar #4 runs the ball for a touchdown. Sammy Orozco also had a touchdown. Fillmore won 21-16.
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First row Left to Right Coach Fernando Maldonado, Rolando Caldera, Justin Magana, Everardo Magana 2nd row Andrew Rodriguez, Daniel Cruz, Christian Maldonado, Marcos Cardenas, Marcos Reyes. Not Pictured Andrew Perez.
First row Left to Right Coach Fernando Maldonado, Rolando Caldera, Justin Magana, Everardo Magana 2nd row Andrew Rodriguez, Daniel Cruz, Christian Maldonado, Marcos Cardenas, Marcos Reyes. Not Pictured Andrew Perez.
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Justin Magana
Justin Magana

On August 30, 2009, Fillmore Soccer Club took 2nd place in Agricultural Soccer League Tournament. The boys participated in summer long tournament in Oxnard. They advanced to the finals. In a very close game Fillmore lost 3-4 to Oxnard Scorpions FC. Justin Magana was awarded an additional trophy for most striker of the league, finishing the season with a total of 26 goals. The boys would like to give a special thanks to Coach Fernando Maldonado and Joe Magana and Juan Magana for helping throughout the season.

 
On offense above Nick Paz (#21) had 17 carries for 71 yards and 3 catches for 77 yards. Paz also had one interception. Also Johnny Golson had a 9 yard touch down catch. Fillmore lost to Channel Islands 26-15. All Football photographs by Crystal Gurrola.
On offense above Nick Paz (#21) had 17 carries for 71 yards and 3 catches for 77 yards. Paz also had one interception. Also Johnny Golson had a 9 yard touch down catch. Fillmore lost to Channel Islands 26-15. All Football photographs by Crystal Gurrola.
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Ernesto Ballesteros # 8 kicks a PAT for 2 points. Also pictured is Corey Cole, Cole Quarterback for Fillmore,
was 8 of 14 for 137 yards and 1 touchdown.
Ernesto Ballesteros # 8 kicks a PAT for 2 points. Also pictured is Corey Cole, Cole Quarterback for Fillmore, was 8 of 14 for 137 yards and 1 touchdown.
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Zach Golson #29 had 16 carries for 67 yards. Fillmore will play this Saturday against Village Christian at
7:00 p.m. For more details please contact Lynn Cole at the Student Store.
Zach Golson #29 had 16 carries for 67 yards. Fillmore will play this Saturday against Village Christian at 7:00 p.m. For more details please contact Lynn Cole at the Student Store.
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Victor Gomez #57 brings down Channel Islands runningback. On Defense Matt DeLaCruz had 12 tackles, Jose Rangel had 10 tackles. DeLaCruz also had a two point conversion. According to Coach Dollar, “This was one of the best CI teams that I have seen in years. We had the lead twice and it got away from us. Many mental errors on our part and in all my years I don’t know of a team that fumbled the ball seven times and still won the game. It was a good test for us but will still have much that we can improve on.”
Victor Gomez #57 brings down Channel Islands runningback. On Defense Matt DeLaCruz had 12 tackles, Jose Rangel had 10 tackles. DeLaCruz also had a two point conversion. According to Coach Dollar, “This was one of the best CI teams that I have seen in years. We had the lead twice and it got away from us. Many mental errors on our part and in all my years I don’t know of a team that fumbled the ball seven times and still won the game. It was a good test for us but will still have much that we can improve on.”
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Flashes JV player brings #4 down after a few yards. On defense Jacob Perez, Johnny Wilber, Collin Farrar made the most tackles of the game against Channel Islands.
Flashes JV player brings #4 down after a few yards. On defense Jacob Perez, Johnny Wilber, Collin Farrar made the most tackles of the game against Channel Islands.
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Sammy Orozco #34 runs the ball for yardage against Channel Islands. Orozco scored two touchdowns and accumulated 150 yards. Fillmore lost 34-14.
Sammy Orozco #34 runs the ball for yardage against Channel Islands. Orozco scored two touchdowns and accumulated 150 yards. Fillmore lost 34-14.
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Bethany College has awarded Jacob Arroyo, Fillmore, Calif., a performance award in baseball for the academic year of 2009-2010.

Arroyo is the son of Alisia Jones. He previously attended Ventura College in Ventura, Calif. At Bethany, he plans to study criminal justice.

Performance awards are granted to students who show proficiency in a sport or fine art and contribute to campus life by participating in intercollegiate athletics, music, visual arts or theatre.

Performance awards and scholarships are renewable for up to four years if specific academic standards continue to be met.

Bethany College competes in 15 intercollegiate sports in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. Since 1902, Bethany has won 142 conference championships.
Bethany College, established by Swedish Lutheran immigrants in 1881, is a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The mission of Bethany College is to educate, develop, and challenge individuals to reach for truth and excellence as they lead lives of faith, learning and service. Bethany College is on the Web at www.bethanylb.edu.

 

Date: Tuesday, September 8th
Where: Memorial Building, Back room
Time: 7:00 pm