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Women's Swim Peng, Givens, Echeverria Blast Records On Day 2, SCC Finals

In 2013 and 2014, the Pasadena City College women's swim teams rewrote the college's record book in nearly every event. While more successful from a team aspect, the 2015 Lancers hadn't approached the records until Friday when a trio of Lancers shined on Day 2 of the South Coast Conferece Championships.


Esmaeilian Wins Men's 50 Freestyle Title At SCC Swim Championships

After being shutout of the first place medals at last year's South Coast Conference Championships, the Pasadena City College men's swim team returned to the winner's circle on Thursday when sophomore Mohammad Esmaeilian captured the conference's 50-yard freestyle title on Day 1 of the 2015 championships at East Los Angeles College. The meet continues Friday-Saturday, April 17-18. 


Eighteen Records Set At 15th Pasadena Swim Invitational

The 15th Pasadena Invitational provided a platform again to promote the Pasadena City College men's and women's swim teams program. The April 3-4 event at the Aquatic Center will be remembered for years to come for blowing up the meet's record book. 


Women's Swim Wins Dual Conference Title

Perfection. The Pasadena City College women's swim team completed the first part of its 2015 journey with a perfect record of 8-0 to win the South Coast Conference dual season title Friday. The Lancers recorded wins over El Camino, 171-90, and host Rio Hondo, 210-38. 


Perfect Swim SCC Dual Season Continues For PCC Women

Winning 12 of the 14 events, the Pasadena City College women's swim team remained perfect in the South Coast Conference dual season at 6-0 by defeating both Long Beach City and Los Angeles Trade Tech Colleges Friday at the PCC Aquatic Center. 


Men's Swim Wins Dual v. Chaffey, 137-122

For the first time in four years, the Pasadena City College men's swim team defeated Chaffey in a dual meet. The Lancers prevailed, 137-122, and improved to 1-2 in the South Coast Conference in winning the dual held at East Los Angeles College. 


Women's Swim 4-0 in SCC With Ws Over Chaffey, ELAC

The Pasadena City College women's swim team remained perfect in the South Coast Conference at 4-0 in routing Chaffey, 188-69, while beating host East Los Angeles, 158-113, in a double dual meet held March 13.

NorCal Swims Help PCC Progress

By participating in a dual meet at state power Diablo Valley and then the 10th Mariner Invitational at College of Marin March 6-7, the Pasadena City College women's and men's swim teams were able to rate its progress against Northern California competiton.  

PCC Women's Swim Breaks 11-Year Slump v. Mt. SAC

In 2003, the Pasadena City College women's swim team won its only South Coast Conference team championship in the sport. Since that time, while different schools have won the title, Mt. San Antonio has been a consistent hurdle for the Lancers. But on opening day of the SCC dual season Friday, host PCC broke an 11-year streak of losses to the Mounties and swept a double dual over Mt. SAC, 154-117, and Cerritos, 175-96.


Men's Swimmer Esmaeilian Excels At Mt. SAC Invitational

Returning this season as the top freestyler on the Pasadena City College men's swim team, sophomore Mohammad Esmaeilian showed his worth at the Mt. SAC Invitational Feb. 20-21.

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Women's Swim Take 2nd At Mt. SAC Invitational

Behind seven event victories, the Pasadena City College women's swim team placed a best-ever second place at the annual Mt. SAC Invitational held February 20-21 in Walnut. Sierra from Northern California finished ahead of PCC out of 14 scoring colleges participating to capture the team title. 

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PCC Swimmers Dive Into 2015 Season

A season after watching its first state individual champion in Shannon Cheung, the Pasadena City College women's swim team hopes another one will emerge in 2015. Letterman Connie Peng is one who could challenge as she led the 12-women team during the season-opening SCC Pentathlon meet held February 13 at Rio Hondo College.


Former PCC Swimmer Cheung Is '14 CCCAA Scholar Athlete

Shannon Cheung, the first women's individual state swimming champion ever at Pasadena City College, earned one more award for the college in being selected to the 2014 California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Scholar Athlete Honor Roll. 


PCC's Shannon Cheung Makes UCLA Swim Roster

Shannon Cheung, a two-time CCCAA state champion for Pasadena City College, has made the UCLA women's swim team roster as a walk-on. Cheung participated in her first 4-year university meet in the Bruins' dual meet victory over Washington State on October 10 at UCLA.