Golden West Football Headlines

  • Rustlers upended by state No. 1 in season finale
    November 11, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - Fullerton scored early and often, never taking its foot off the gas pedal en route to a 55-17 shellacking of Golden West Saturday afternoon on campus.
  • Veterans Appreciation Day Saturday as the Rustlers Take on #1 Hornets
    November 08, 2017
    This Saturday's contest against the Fullerton Hornets is the final game of the 2017 regular season. It is also Veterans Appreciation Day, all Active duty, reservists, and retired military veterans will have free admission with military ID.
  • Rustler's Collapse in Fourth Quarter; Drop Road Game to the Griffins
    November 04, 2017
    El Cajon, Calif - In a game that had over a thousand total yards of offense, 854 yards through the air; a dramtic finish is exactly what happen. The Golden West defense gave up 26 points in the fourth quarter as Grossmont clinched the improbable come from behind victory with a 20 yard field goal with five seconds remaining to win 36-34. 
  • Fiftieth "Bell Game" features a blow out
    October 28, 2017
    HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. -- Golden West and Orange Coast squared off for the fiftieth time in the annual "Battle for the Bell" rivalry game. No doubt was left as the Rustlers won convincingly 56-13 on campus.
  • Rustlers return to life, top Comets in 47-27 Southern Conference game
    October 21, 2017
    ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Golden West College, which nearly upset currently No. 2 nationally-ranked Riverside City College back on Sept. 9 when the Tigers had to come from behind with 4:38 left in the game to beat the Rustlers 20-14, finally returned to early-season form on Saturday night.
  • Special Teams Dooms Rustlers in National Southern League Opener
    October 14, 2017
    Mission Viejo, Calif. - The Rustlers special teams unit made it difficult to get in rythym and gain momentum in Saddleback Stadium as they fell 39-7 to Saddleback College. 
  • California's top QB too much for Rustlers
    September 30, 2017
    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - Mistakes on both sides of the ball and Long Beach City's (3-2) high-powered offense contributed to Golden West's (2-3) 52-24 loss Saturday afternoon on campus.
  • Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day
    September 27, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - This Saturday's (9/30) football matchup between Long Beach City College Vikings and your Golden West Rustler's will kick off at 1pm. 
  • Rustler's Couldn't Answer the Call in Loss
    September 23, 2017
    Cerritos, Calif. - On Saturday night, Golden West College (2-2) had an answer for Cerritos College (2-2) in three of the four quarters. The third quarter saw the Falcons score nine unanswered points on their way to a 36-23 victory. 
  • Pyle-Smith connection propel Rustlers to decisive victory
    September 16, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - It has been a coming out party for freshman quarterback Joe Pyle the last two games. Last week, he torched Riverside on the ground, but today he lit up Chaffey (1-2) through the air en route to a 27-6 victory Saturday afternoon at home.
  • 1PM Kickoff This Saturday
    September 11, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - Gates will open an hour prior to kickoff at 12pm. 
  • Controversial Call Late in 4th Quarter Ends Comeback
    September 09, 2017
    Riverside, Calif. - It was a grind from the opening kickoff in a non-conference matchup between the Riverside City College (2-0) football team and the visiting Golden West College (1-1) Rustlers on Saturday night under the lights at Wheelock Stadium.
  • Football wins opener, but loses quarterback
    September 02, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - Golden West won its first ever home opener at Golden West College 17-10, but it was overshadowed by injuries, particularly the starting quarterback.
  • 2017 Football Season Preview
    August 30, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. - The 2017 Golden West College football program looks to build on their experiences from a season ago to fight for a California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) playoff spot. 
  • Football is Coming Home for the 2017 Season
    August 24, 2017
    Huntington Beach, Calif. – The Golden West College athletics department is excited to announce that all five 2017 home football games will be played on campus.
  • Rustlers Drop Season Finale
    November 12, 2016
    Golden West dropped its final game of the season to Fullerton College (9-1) 59-27.
  • Rustlers fall in back-and-forth home finale
    November 05, 2016
    After crawling back to take the lead early in the fourth quarter, Golden West surrendered 13 straight points and fell to Grossmont 40-28 Saturday night.
  • GWC Takes the 2016 Battle of the Bell
    October 29, 2016
    The Golden West football team wins the battle for the bell for the sixth time in the last seven seasons over rival Orange Coast College (39 to 18.
  • Golden West Kicks Off Firsts Ever Home Game, Creating Oceans of Opportunity!
    October 22, 2016
    First game on campus, first win on campus
  • Last-second field goal completes Rustler’s upset
    October 15, 2016
    With two seconds left in a tie game, sophomore Quinton Conaway was summoned to kick a 40-yard field goal.