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By Andrew Shortall, andrew.shortall@latimes.com | April 4, 2013
GLENDALE - Angel Rodriguez felt some extra pressure coming into the Glendale Community College baseball team's critical contest with College of the Canyons Thursday at Stengel Field. The Vaqueros starting pitcher didn't mind the extra meaning on the Western State Conference South Division game, tossing eight shutout innings to lead his team to a 6-1 win that broke a four-game losing streak and kept it in first place. PHOTOS: GCC vs. College of the Canyons baseball “Angel Rodriguez, that's what happened,” GCC Coach Chris Cicuto said of his difference maker on the mound.
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By Andrew J. Campa, andrew.campa@latimes.com | November 16, 2013
WOODLAND HILLS - Dreams of an American Division Pacific Conference championship came to an end for the Glendale Community College football team Saturday night. The Vaqueros, who were hoping to knock off Los Angeles Pierce College and take the conference's lone automatic bowl berth, will instead hope for a long shot at-large bowl selection after a 41-16 defeat in the regular season finale to the host Brahmas. With the victory, Pierce (8-2, 6-1) earned the conference's top spot due to the one-year inelligiblity of Santa Monica (8-2, 7-0)
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By Kelly Corrigan, kelly.corrigan@latimes.com | December 1, 2012
Glendale Community College ranks above statewide averages for student success, according to a recent accountability report that compared more than 100 other campuses. Glendale Community College was measured on eight levels, such as in student pass rates for basic classes, their completion of vocational programs and success in transferring to four-year institutions. By following student achievement in up to six-year periods, the report can shed light on whether state funds are being put to good use, said Edward Karpp, dean of research, planning and grants at Glendale Community College.
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By Grant Gordon, grant.gordon@latimes.com | June 27, 2013
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Matt McCallister (Glendale Community College, 2012) UNLV baseball junior: In his debut season with the Runnin' Rebels, McCallister immediately asserted himself. He started in 53 of UNLV's 57 games, playing in 55 and turning in solid numbers to the tune of a .283 average (53 for 187), 31 runs, 23 runs batted in and 10 doubles. McCallister added a pair of home runs, 15 walks, three stolen bases and was hit by a pitch a team-high 12 times to equate to a .374 on-base percentage.
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By Mark Kellam, mark.kellam@latimes.com | March 13, 2012
The curtain rose on a new partnership Tuesday as the operators of the Alex Theatre announced they were teaming up with Glendale Community College in an effort to better market campus performances and generate additional revenue for the theater organization. Glendale Arts, the nonprofit that operates the Alex, has opened a ticket outlet on the college campus and will now market the school's performances on its website, which gets about 60,000 hits a month, said interim Chief Executive Elissa Glickman.
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By Charles Rich, charles.rich@latimes.com | January 3, 2014
GLENDALE - Victories are no longer scarce for the Glendale Community College women's basketball team. After winning just six games the previous two seasons, the Vaqueros, backed by a strong foundation and balanced scoring, appear to have turned the corner. PHOTOS: Glendale Community College vs. Imperial Valley women's basketball Glendale closed out the nonconference portion of its schedule Friday night with a resounding statement, as four players scored in double digits en route to an 88-59 home victory against Imperial Valley on Friday night.
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By Grant Gordon, grant.gordon@latimes.com | April 27, 2013
Unlike past years in which the prestigious Ojai Tournament served as an entity unto itself for community college tennis, this year, players had to qualify out of conference tournaments. The 113th annual Ojai Valley Tournament was the final event for junior college tennis, with the Southern California Regionals and state tournament taking place under the umbrella of the prestigious tourney. “It was a lot different. You had to qualify this year,” Glendale Community College men's Coach Bob MacKay said.
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