Santa Monica College guard Adam Griffin will take an official visit to Division II Alaska Fairbanks this week according to head coach Jerome Jenkins. The 20-year-old sophomore from Palisades High was the second leading scorer for SMC. Griffin averaged 10.4 points per game for the Corsairs this season and shot 38% from three-point range. He [...]
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JC Softball: Video – SMC’s Christine Padilla talks about her two-run single in their loss to Antelope Valley
Santa Monica College’s Christine Padilla had a two-run single in the fifth inning that gave the Corsairs a brief 4-2 lead against Antelope Valley College. She would have a key error in the sixth inning that help AVC rally to win 7-5 in SMC’s final home contest of the year. Padilla talks about the game [...]
JC Softball: Video – SMC’s Jasmine Martinez talks about her two-run double in their loss to Antelope Valley
Santa Monica College’s Jasmine Martinez had a two-run double in the fifth inning that tied the game at 2-2 against Antelope Valley College. The Corsairs would eventually lose the game 7-5 in their final home contest of the year. Martinez talks about the game and reflects on SMC’s season.
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 [...]
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 [...]