Basketball player has the ‘Wright’ stuff
Apr24

Basketball player has the ‘Wright’ stuff

With a brother in the NBA, star guard is ready for the next level By Ivan Huang and Zack Tobita The Guardsman   Sibling rivalry sometimes starts before the second child is even born, and continues as kids develop and compete for everything from toys to attention. After leading City College to its first undefeated regular season, sophomore Delon Wright rivals his older brother, whose day job just happens to be playing for the...

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Undefeated season comes to abrupt end
Mar22

Undefeated season comes to abrupt end

By Zack Tobita The Guardsman City College had their first undefeated regular season in school history end in heartbreak. The Rams (31-1, 12-0 Coast-North) historic 2012-2013 campaign ended after being eliminated by Chaffey College (27-6, 12-2 Foothill) on March 15 in a thrilling 87-85 semifinal game. The winner moved on to face Mt. San Antonio College (who defeated Merritt College) in the CCCAA championship game. The atmosphere was...

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Rams advance, Gain early lead against San Jose City Jaguars
Mar06

Rams advance, Gain early lead against San Jose City Jaguars

By Zack Tobita The Guardsman In the first playoff game of the season, the Rams (12-0, 29-0 Coast-North) continued their season’s historic win streak, running away with a 92-52 victory against San Jose (8-4, 20-9 Coast-South) in a first round playoff elimination game. City College’s sophomore guard Delon Wright, who led the Rams in scoring with 19 points, intercepted a pass on the Jaguars’ first possession of the game, and that summed...

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Rams move closer towards perfection
Feb19

Rams move closer towards perfection

Zack Tobita The Guardsman City College is one win away from an undefeated season. In their second to last game of the regular season, City College (11-0, 27-0 Coast-North) defeated the Skyline Trojans (3-7, 9-14) 73-55 on Feb. 15 to stay undefeated. Groundhog Day was earlier this month, but this entire season has had a Groundhog Day feel to it. Throughout the Rams onslaught during this historical streak, they have finished with...

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Lights-out shooting key to 88-49 victory
Feb19

Lights-out shooting key to 88-49 victory

  Zack Tobita The Guardsman City College won their fourth game in a row, winning nine out of their last 10, defeating the Skyline College Trojans 88-49 Feb. 15. City College (18-9, 9-2 Coast-North) was not shy about pulling the trigger from beyond the arc, as they were able to hit three-pointers consistently in the game. It was an all-around team effort with five players reaching double digits in points, led by freshman guard...

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