Bears complete season sweep of Gauchos, GCC drops to 0-4

By Nick Spooner Sports Editor The Glendale Community College football team was defeated, 55-22, in their home opener by the Phoenix College Bears Sept. 16, dropping their season record to 0-4. “At times, we played well, but we had a lot of mental mistakes. We have got to take care of those. We will come…

Gauchos kick off new season despite dropping season opener

By Nick Spooner Sports Editor The Glendale Community College Gauchos where defeated, 21-14, by the Phoenix College Bears Aug. 26 in the season opener at Phoenix College. This was a tightly contested defensive battle; both teams had opportunities to take the lead down the stretch. The Gauchos’ defense even got a huge fourth down stop with…

Madden season is upon us

September has rolled around which means summer is not far from being over, students are back in school, and Madden season is here. This year EA Sports and the NFL teamed up for the highly anticipated Madden 17 video game, and so far it has not disappointed.   Madden 17 introduces a revamped emphasis on…

Speaker addresses NCAA’s lack of minority head coaches

As Black History Month comes to an end, Glendale Community College Sociology adjunct faculty member Dr. Sharon Lee held a meeting on Feb. 24 at the GCC Student Union to discuss a six year study that she was a part of and went on from 2003-2009. The study showed how NCAA football programs lacked minority…

Madden and NHL kick off sports season in gaming

Every fall season, the video game industry releases their annual sports titles, coinciding with the beginning of a new season for the respective sports. Baseball and video game fans alike have already seen the release of MLB 15: The Show earlier this year. However, this issue we cover Madden 16 and NHL 16 in a…