CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 19, 2013 |
The slaying of 36-year-old Army veteran and soon-to-be college graduate Maribel Ramos has stunned Cal State Fullerton, where she was a well-known member of the campus community. Cal State Fullerton President Mildred Garcia released a statement calling Ramos "a wonderful role model for our students" who will be deeply missed. "Maribel was a beloved student and military veteran who was actively engaged here on our campus and in the community," Garcia said. "We honor her for her past service to our country as an airborne paratrooper in the Army and her commitment to her education.
September 4, 2013 |
Former Westlake Village Oaks Christian pitcher Phil Bickford, the 10th pick overall in this summer's amateur baseball draft by the Toronto Blue Jays, has begun classes at Cal State Fullerton. He decided not sign before last July's deadline and won't be eligible for the draft again until 2016. Bickford hasn't discussed his decision, but Fullerton Coach Rick Vanderhook said he played catch with Bickford on Tuesday and everyone has moved on. Bickford was the only one of 33 first-round draft picks not to sign.
January 11, 2009 |
Cal State Fullerton 62, at UC Santa Barbara 58: Josh Akognon scored 29 points to lift the Titans (8-8 overall, 2-2 in Big West Conference). James Powell led the Gauchos (7-9, 1-3) with 19 points. Long Beach State 86, at UC Davis 78: Donovan Morris scored 27 points to lead the 49ers (9-7, 4-0 Big West). The Aggies are 6-10, 1-2.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 18, 2013 |
A motive remains unclear in the slaying of 36-year-old Army veteran and soon-to-be college graduate Maribel Ramos, whose body was found in a remote Orange County canyon. Authorities on Friday announced that they had arrested her roommate in connection with the slaying. Police said Kwang Chol "KC" Joy, 54, voluntarily submitted to an interview with detectives after he was contacted Friday morning, and was later arrested on suspicion of killing Ramos. Police declined to release additional information, saying that the case was being submitted to the Orange County district attorney's office.
December 1, 2011 |
at Wichita State 75, Cal State Fullerton 60: Carl Hall had 19 points and eight rebounds to lead the Shockers. Joe Ragland added 15 points and David Kyles contributed 14 points and seven rebounds for Wichita State (4-2), which outrebounded the Titans 37-27. Omondi Amoke led the Titans(3-3) with 19 points. Kwame Vaughn added 11 and D.J. Seeley had 10 points and a team-high five rebounds. TONIGHT Men Brigham Young Hawaii at Long Beach State, 7 p.m. Doubletree Los Angeles Westside Centennial Classic at Loyola Marymount La Sierra vs. North Texas, 2 p.m. Columbia at Loyola Marymount, 7 p.m. SATURDAY Men Cal State Fullerton at So. Illinois Edwardsville, noon PST Hawaii at Pepperdine, 7 p.m. St. Mary's at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, 7 p.m. San Diego at UC Irvine, 7 p.m. Cal State Northridge at Santa Clara, 7 p.m. Doubletree Los Angeles Westside Centennial Classic at Loyola Marymount North Texas vs. Columbia, 5 p.m. La Sierra at Loyola Marymount, 7:30 p.m.
February 19, 2009 |
Long Beach State 75, at Cal State Fullerton 74: Stephan Gilling had 17 points and Larry Anderson had 16 for the 49ers, 13-11 overall and 8-4 in the Big West Conference. The Titans (13-13, 7-7) played for the last shot, but Aaron Thompson lost the ball as he dribbled across the top of the key. Josh Akognon scored 27 points for Fullerton, going five for eight from three-point range.