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  • Transfer numbers continue to swell
    May 11, 2018
    The Saddleback football team is up to 23 commitments for the year after it was announced that another Gaucho has given a commitment. Running back Emari Demercado has decided to continue his collegiate career at Texas Christian University.
  • Former Gaucho signs NFL contract
    May 08, 2018
    Saddleback football was back in the news this week when it was announced that former player Johnny Stanton has signed a free agent contract with the Minnesota Vikings. Stanton led the Gauchos to the state title game in 2015.
  • Saddleback breaks ground on new stadium
    March 13, 2018
    Saddleback College officially broke ground on a new stadium on Monday as administrators, coaches, athletes and cheerleaders all were on hand to put the first shovels in the ground. The new stadium is expected to be completed in time for the 2019 fall schedules.
  • 10 Gauchos make SCFA All-Academic Team
    February 26, 2018
    The Saddleback football program was back in the news this week as the Southern California Football Association released its all-academic team. A total of 10 Gauchos were named to the team on Monday.
  • Holmes to be inducted into CCCFCA Hall of Fame
    February 22, 2018
    Former Saddleback College defensive standout and kick return specialist Rudy Holmes will be inducted into the California Community College Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 10, at the Elks Lodge in Visalia.
  • Football commits reach double-digits
    February 09, 2018
    The Saddleback football program was back in the news this week as the football office announced a number of new commitments. The latest round of commitments brings the program total to 10 for the year.
  • Six Gauchos sign LOI’s
    December 20, 2017
    The Saddleback football program was back in the news on Wednesday as six different players signed letters of intent on early signing day. More are expected in the coming months.
  • Gauchos continue to receive praise
    December 16, 2017
    The Saddleback football team is back in the news this weekend as it was announced on Friday that two of the players have been named All-America by JCGridiron.com. Emari Demercado and Clinton Allen were both named to the team, which consists of players from all around the country.
  • Three Gauchos deemed All-American
    December 08, 2017
    The Saddleback football team is back on the news as it was just announced by the California Community College Football Coaches Association and the JC Athletic Bureau that three members of the 2017 squad have been given All-America status. Emari Demercado, Clinton Allen and Donte Hamilton were named to the team on Friday in Visalia, California.
  • 19 Gauchos earn all-conference
    November 28, 2017
    The Saddleback football program learned this week that 19 players from the 2017 squad had earned All-National Division Southern League status following the season. A total of seven Gauchos made the first team and 12 the second after an 8-3 season.
  • Gauchos are in…play Fullerton
    November 12, 2017
    The Southern California Regional Playoffs are set and the Saddleback football team has qualified. The Gauchos are the No. 4 seed as an at-large bid and will play against top-seed Fullerton College next Saturday at Whittier College.
  • Gauchos streak past Pirates...now wait
    November 11, 2017
    The Saddleback football team finished the regular season 8-2 after a 52-27 win over Orange Coast College on Saturday in Costa Mesa. The Gauchos will find out Sunday about bowl and playoff scenarios.
  • Demercado and Humphrey recognized
    November 07, 2017
    The Saddleback football program had two more players recognized by the Southern California Football Association this week as both running back Emari Demercado and quarterback Cam Humphrey were named player-of-the-week.
  • Gauchos shoot down Comets
    November 05, 2017
    The Saddleback football team ran its record to 7-2 on Saturday with a 35-13 win over Palomar College at the Saddleback Stadium. Emari Demercado had 233 total yards from scrimmage while the defense recorded three more interceptions.
  • Two more Gauchos earn POW
    October 31, 2017
    The Saddleback football team has been racking up honors from the Southern California Football Association this fall and this week had two more players earn player-of-the-week honors. Emari Demercado and Chris Evagues are the latest after a 77-24 win over Grossmont College.
  • Records fall in marathon flagfest
    October 29, 2017
    The Saddleback football team improved to 6-2 on Saturday night with a 77-24 win against Grossmont College at the Saddleback Stadium. A number of records fell in a game that lasted 3.5 hours.
  • Toepfer earns POW award
    October 24, 2017
    The Saddleback football team is back in the news this week as another one of the Gauchos has been recognized by the Southern California Football Association. Linebacker Brad Toepfer became the ninth Gaucho this season to earn player-of-the-week honors.
  • Two Gauchos earn POW
    October 17, 2017
    The Saddleback football team made a statement on Saturday with a 39-7 win over Golden West College at homecoming. Two Gauchos were recognized with league player-of-the-week honors.
  • Gauchos serve up Homecoming delight
    October 15, 2017
    The Saddleback football team surged to a 39-7 win over Golden West College on Saturday night at the Saddleback Stadium. The Homecoming win was sparked by a number of big plays on the special teams.
  • Davis honored while Gauchos rise in polls
    September 26, 2017
    The Saddleback football team keeps winning games, and with it comes praise and respect from the pollsters. The Gauchos had another athlete win a player-of-the-week honor this week while jumping up higher in the state and national rankings.
  • Gauchos survive against Warriors
    September 24, 2017
    The Saddleback football team improved to 4-0 on Saturday with a 48-45 win over El Camino College at the Saddleback Stadium. The two teams combined for 76 points in the opening half, setting the stage for a hectic finish.
  • Gauchos receiving more praise
    September 19, 2017
    The Saddleback football team is off to a 3-0 start and with winning comes praise from the various media outlets. The Gauchos had two more players win player-of-the-week honors this week while moving up to No. 8 in the country in the national rankings.
  • Gauchos too much for Harbor
    September 17, 2017
    The Saddleback football team ran its record to 3-0 on Saturday with a 56-27 win at Los Angeles Harbor College. The Gauchos led 42-6 at the half in cruising to the win.
  • Gauchos earn hardware, move up in polls
    September 12, 2017
    The Saddleback football team improved to 2-0 on Saturday with a big win over Long Beach City College, and with wins tends to come recognition. Two Gauchos were awarded league player-of-the-week as Saddleback moved up in state and national polls.
  • Gauchos beat Vikings for 14th straight time
    September 10, 2017
    The Saddleback football team defeated Long Beach City College, 45-35, on Saturday night in Long Beach. It was the 14th straight win against the Vikings, dating back to the 2000 season.
  • Rabay earns POW honors
    September 06, 2017
    The Saddleback football team is fresh off an opening-day win over College of the Desert and with the win came some notoriety as Christian Rabay was named the National Division Southern League Defensive Player-of-the-Week.
  • Defense comes up big in the heat
    September 03, 2017
    The Saddleback football team opened the season with a convincing 41-7 win at College of the Desert on Saturday night in Palm Desert. The Gauchos and Roadrunners played in triple-digit temperatures to start the game.
  • Gauchos to open season ranked No. 16 by JCGridiron
    July 05, 2017
    The Saddleback football team opens the season on September 2 at College of the Desert after finishing 9-2 in 2016. The Gauchos were ranked No. 16 in the country to start the season by JCGridiron.com.