Your Delta College Mustang student-athletes and coaches were busy training all summer and are just beginning their Fall 2015 competitive seasons. Most teams are in their non-conference schedules which include more away competitions. With the construction of the new soccer field underway, our home soccer games this season will be played at Gardemeyer Field at UOP.
Women’s soccer is off to a strong start going 2-0 with 10 goals scored and no goals given up. Our home events this week are women’s soccer vs Lassen College at 3:00 on Thursday Sept. 3rd and volleyball on Friday Sep. 4th at 1:00 vs Taft and 5:00 vs DeAnza.
The Delta Baseball Team is holding its annual golf tournament on Friday Oct 9th at the Spanos Reserve Golf Course. The event includes golf, lunch, dinner, and raffle/auction. Come support one of the best teams in the nation and have a great time doing it!
Congratulations to Delta Track and Field jumps coach Lester Bond who received the Track and Field Assistant Coach of the year Award from the CCCAA Track and Field Coaches Association. Lester has retired from coaching at Delta and the department thanks him for his years of outstanding service to our student-athletes.
Delta Alumni & All-American Thomas Dietrich ’05 was a member of the first relay to swim across Monterrey Bay (24 miles). Dietrich was one of 4 swimmers, who alternated 1 hour long swims, during the 10 hrs. and 20 minutes record setting race.
Women’s Golf: They have had a couple of scrimmages already and begin the Big 8 conference schedule this Thursday September 3rd at Ukiah Golf Course hosted by Mendocino College.
Men’s Soccer: The team started the season with a 1-3 loss to Santa Monica on Thursday at home. They played at home again on Saturday and fell 1-4 to Hartnell College. This week they are away at Las Positas on Tuesday and Shasta on Saturday.
Women’s Soccer: On Thursday they started their season with a 7-0 win at Yuba. At home on Saturday they had a 3-0 victory over Hartnell. This week they are away at Los Medanos on Tuesday and home vs Lassen at 3:00 on Thursday.
Women’s and Men’s Cross Country: They begin their season this Saturday at the USF Invitational @Golden Gate Park.
Football: The Mustangs begin their season at 5:00 this Saturday at Santa Rosa. There was a nice article in the Stockton Record on the team:
Volleyball: They begin their season at home this Friday against Taft and DeAnza Colleges. We play Taft at 1:00, Taft vs DeAnza at 3:00, and Delta vs DeAnza at 5:00. This will be the first competition on the newly designed Marcopulos gymnasium floor.
Men’s Water Polo: They scrimmaged this weekend at Merced, but don’t begin their competitive season until September 11th.
Women’s Water Polo: They open up their season on September 9th vs Foothill and San Mateo.
Wrestling: They have their first competition at home on September 16th.