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Peralta Community College District's only student-run publication.

The Citizen

Peralta Community College District's only student-run publication.

The Citizen

Laney advances to state championship

admin December 21, 2018

Eagles move one game away from first title in college’s history by Eva Hannan Laney Eagles pose for celebratory picture after they won the state championship on Dec. 8 scoring 40–35.For the...

Laney to compete in NorCal Championship

admin December 21, 2018

Eagles shut out SMC 14–0 to advance to final for the first time ever by Eva Hannan Tight end El-Joshua Allen jogs off the field in Laney’s victory against Chabot College on Nov. 9. The Eagles...

Eagles football: win one; lose on in Bay 6

admin October 26, 2018

Laney quarterback Jordan Brookshire (4) calls a play against CSM while lineman Chris Stoneking (77) waits for signal. Screenshots from: Eva Hannah The Laney College Eagles football...

Coach ready for new conference

admin September 8, 2018

By Eva Hannan In his seventh season as the head coach of the Laney Eagles football team, John Beam must contend with an imposing adversary — keeping up the standards set by the last two seasons. The...

Dinner will honor football stars

admin May 23, 2018

By Eva Hannan The Laney Wall of Fame displays the names of players who have excelled as both athletes and students. It is located in the student center. (Photo by Michelle Snider)Some people have...

Solidarity on the playing field

admin October 14, 2017

By Staff The Laney Eagles rushed for 323 yards in a 34–6 grinding of visiting Contra Costa College on Sept. 28. It’s the kind of showing that attracts the attention of recruiters across the region. But...

Running fast, toward big dreams

admin September 28, 2017

Ahmari Davis, 19-year-old running back for the Laney Eagles, looks toward Laney from the parking lot of the Kaiser building, behind the Oakland Museum of California. (Sarah Carpenter/Tower) Laney...

Laney makes history with double win over CCSF

admin December 8, 2016

Wonder of wonders, miracles of miracles.The Laney College football team has defeated City College of San Francisco twice in one season for the first time ever.The Eagles (9–2) finished their best season...

My experience at ‘The NFL Experience’

admin March 3, 2016

Tower staffer was among 30–40 Laney students working at Super Bowl 50 This spring I was recruited by a temporary staffing agency to work at the NFL Experience held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco....

Brady to CJ: ‘Keep climbing to be great’

admin February 4, 2016

Editor’s Note: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Denver running back C.J. Anderson shared a moment after Anderson’s Broncos defeated Brady’s Patriots, 20–18, in the AFC Championship...

No bowl for Laney this season

admin November 27, 2015

Eagles get waxed by rival Chabot College in final game Ugh.That describes the effort and result in Laney College’s season-ending 48–21 defeat at the hands of rival Chabot College on Nov. 13 in Oakland.The...

Still hope for bowl bid

admin November 13, 2015

Eagles must defeat Chabot to go There is no getting around it — for the Laney College football team to receive a postseason bowl bid it must defeat Chabot College on Friday, Nov. 13.One advantage...

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