Santa Monica College athletic director Ricardo Hooper was relieved of his duties last month. He came to the college last July after serving as the associate athletic director in charge of marketing and game management at Cal State San Bernardino. Stability continues to be a problem in the athletic program as Hopper was the eighth [...]
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Santa Monica College sophomore Madison Higgins committed to Division II Fresno Pacific last week, according to head coach Jerome Jenkins. The 6-foot-2, 170-pound guard averaged 12.2 points per game last season and made 43.9 percent of his shots from three-point range. Higgins averaged 11 points a game as a freshman in 2013. Among the other [...]
Santa Monica College is having one of their best seasons in recent history with ten victories, but were reminded how far they are from competing with the best in the Western State Conference on Thursday. The Corsairs (10-12, 2-5 WSC) seemed helpless as they as they were mercy ruled in a 19-0 home loss to [...]
Santa Monica College long snapper Niko Walsh has committed to Temple earlier this week. The freshman from Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, had originally committed to New Mexico State for the 2013 season before head coach DeWayne Walker was fired.
Former Santa Monica College wide receiver Chris Cordova died earlier this week. The 20-year-old North Hollywood-native was apart of the Corsairs 2011 Pacific Conference championship team. After his time at SMC, Cordova enlisted in the Navy in July of 2013 and enrolled at the Naval Submarine School in Gorton, Connecticut the following September, according to [...]
Santa Monica College offensive line coach John Landwehr has been offered a Graduate Assistant position at Marshall University and is expected to accept the job according to a source at SMC. The new position will have him assisting the offensive line at the Huntington, West Virginia school. Marshall is a member of the Conference USA [...]
Santa Monica College defensive back Aaron Rogers will take an official visit to North Dakota this weekend, according to head coach Gifford Lindheim. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound sophomore had 68 tackles and three interceptions in his two-year career with the Corsairs. His best game was during his freshman season when he had two interceptions, including returning [...]
Three Santa Monica College football players, linebackers Darian Ross and Taylor McDaniel along with defensive tackle Martin Perry have signed with Arizona Christian for the inaugural season in 2014. All three students will enter the Phoenix-based campus as juniors in the fall. McDaniel had 34 tackles and Ross had 30 tackles for SMC last season [...]
Santa Monica College sophomore linebacker Christian Ferratti has been offered a scholarship by Division II Minot State in North Dakota. The sophomore had 21 tackles and two sacks for the Corsairs in eight games last year.
St. Bernard alum and former Santa Monica College assistant coach David Banuelos was officially named the new football coach and athletic director at Verbum Dei, yesterday. Banuelos spent last year in charge of Compton College where they were 0-10 in his only season. Tarters have gone 2-48 in the last five years including three winless [...]