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Joe Marquez

A springtime harvest of awards

Basketball, baseball, track win conference titles

It was a very good spring for Laney College athletic teams. Three of the teams--women's basketball, baseball and women's track--won conference championships. The track team's season is still going on--the Eagles are looking to win their second state championship in four years. Full story

Chance Tarver

Tarver's dream--he is headed for Cal

When Willie Chance Tarver was born, there was a 50-50 chance that Chance wouldn't grow up to be Chance."When I was born, I weighed two pounds and was three months premature," Tarver said. "I did, and 'Chance' became my formal middle name." Full story

Awards Ceremony

2013 Spring Sports Awards

Spring Sports Awards Winners Full story

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Fall 2012 Football Schedule

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Bay Valley Conference champions

The Laney College baseball team finally did it. The Eagles won a conference championship for the first time in 15 years during the last week in April and now it's on to the Northern California Regionals.   Full story

Laney track tops state

Heading into the Northern California track and field trials on Friday, May 4 at College of San Mateo, the Laney College women's track and field team is ranked No. 1 in the state.   Full story

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Eagles on the brink of conference title

Winning streak at 11; two games ahead in BVC

Sophomore pitcher Jim Ploeger threw eight scoreless innings to lead the Laney College baseball team to its 11th straight victory, a 2-0 win over host Contra Costa College on March 17 in San Pablo. The triumph moved the fifth-ranked (in Northern California) Eagles to the brink of their first conference championship since 1997. Full story

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Purvis setting records at Laney

When a superior athlete is forced to sit and watch others compete while rehabbing an injury, it is very frustrating. That is exactly what Laney College standout sprinter Ashton Purvis endured last season. Full story

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Eagles are off and running for title

Laney adds middle distance, throwers to usual strong sprint corps

The hardest part of being a champion is defending your (2010) championship. The Laney College women's track and field team will have that to do just that this as it enters this track season. The Eagles are off to a good start, having posted top times and dominated their competition in the early going. Full story

Sophomore left-hander Jim Pleoger has a 3-0 record with a 2.76 ERA to lead the Laney pitching staff.

Eagles start BVC play on winning note

Laney has confidence in playing well in conference: 5-1 so far

 After a 20-15 won-loss record in 2011, the current edition of the Laney College baseball team (13-4) is having more success. In their last victory, the Eagles defeated Mendocino College 11-1 on March 10. Full story

The water's fine as Eagles host swimming invitational meet

The Laney College women's swim team hosted an invitational meet on March 3, competing with five other schools City College of San Francisco, Sacramento City College, College of Marin, Foothill College, and Chabot College. Full story

Laney College players Sharlina Gibson (left) and Dominique Williams-McNac (right) had big gam

Laney women can't ford River

Eagles lose to Cosumnes River in overtime thriller - NorCal loss ends sterling 24-7 season

The Laney College women's basketball team lost 66-63 in overtime to the Cosumnes River College Hawks in the first round of the Northern California championship tournament on Feb. 24 in Sacramento.

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Aguilar makes all-state team

Laney College sophomore guard Sonia Aguilar was named to the all-state first team in women's basketball.

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Baseball starts off strong with 6 wins

The Laney College baseball team started the season off in impressive fashion, winning its first five games before losing 5-4 in 10 innings to Monterey Peninsula College on Feb. 11. Full story

The Laney College swim team aims for continued improvement this season.

Swim team begins season

Laney College head swimming coach Sarah Stretch has a brand new team this year. Full story

Laney Womens Basketball vs Solano Jan 4 2012

Laney knocks off Solano, leads BVC

Eagles move closer to title with three games left

Sonia Aguilar scored 18 points and Dominique Williams-McNac added 11 as the Laney College women's basketball team moved a step closer to winning the Bay Valley Conference championship with a 64-48 victory over Solano College on Feb. 1 at Laney.   The Eagles (19-6, 8-1 BVC) have three games left in the regular season, including home games against Contra Costa on Friday, Feb. 3, and Mendocino College on Feb. 10. Full story

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Former Laney player Moore sterling for AFC champions

New England defensive back Sterling Moore was just 12 years old when Tom Brady led the Patriots to their first Super Bowl victory. Now, 10 yeas later, Moore will play alongside Brady as New England tries for another Super Bowl victory on Feb. 5. Full story

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Mafi headed for Oregon St.

  As a young child, Laney College JC All-American linebacker Dyllon Mafi wasn't very interested in any sports—even football. But Mafi's father insisted he try out for football while attending Oakland High School and the rest is history. Full story

Sophomore left-hander Jim Pleoger has a 3-0 record with a 2.76 ERA to lead the Laney pitching staff.

Eagles start BVC play on winning note

Laney has confidence in playing well in conference: 5-1 so far

 After a 20-15 won-loss record in 2011, the current edition of the Laney College baseball team (13-4) is having more success. In their last victory, the Eagles defeated Mendocino College 11-1 on March 10. Full story

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