The award-winning news site of Cosumnes River College

The Connection

  • #CRCcampus: Want to share your photos and tweets with us? Use the hashtag #CRCcampus

NCAA Selection Committee are biased with the seedings

NCAA Selection Committee are biased with the seedings

March 27

Fans anxiously watched television or waited to get a notification from ESPN saying the brackets are ...

Team played with heart in men’s basketball team’s season-ending game, head coach says

Jared Lee, Copy Editor

February 20

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team saw its season end in a spectacularly close game. The Cosumnes River College Hawks pushed their final game of the season into overtime, but fell 92-89 to the San Joaquin Delta Mustangs. Head coach Jonathan James said going into the game he felt good about his team. “My sophomores, they want t...

Men’s basketball wins against Modesto in tight game

Jeannie Cordero, Staff

February 2

Filed under Baseball, Breaking News, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Cosumnes River College Hawks men's basketball team won by 10 points against Modesto Junior College Pirates 85-75, breaking its two game losing streak on Friday night. The team’s cooperation led to their victory. “Sharing the ball and playing as a team helped us a lot, and we haven’t played like that in a long time,”...

Jonathan James comes home as new men’s basketball coach

Jonathan James comes home as new men’s basketball coach

September 29

It’s not often a coach has the opportunity to return to his alma mater and go full circle, but that’s...

Summer camp offers activities for everyone

Summer camp offers activities for everyone

May 5

Cosumnes River College will host multiple sports camps throughout the summer from June 6 through July...

Men’s basketball team successful in tough season

Kayleen Carter, Staff

March 20

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team had a very successful season this year, considering having to deal with a small roster and new coach. This season was an explosive spin-off from the 2014-2015 season that preceded it. There were many obstacles that the men’s basketball team faced and adapted to, one of which was a new head coac...

Men’s basketball wins crucial conference game against Sierra

Kayleen Carter, Staff

February 13

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team prevailed against Sierra College in a 70-67 victory on Thursday. After the game, Head Coach David Aye expressed pride in his team’s effort on the court. “They played together pretty well.” said Aye. “ I feel like the 40 minutes they played together they knew the gam...

New basketball coach aims to bring quicker, exciting brand of basketball

New basketball coach aims to bring quicker, exciting brand of basketball

October 29

As the men’s basketball team prepares for a new season, they will have a new head coach for the first ...

A fresh beginning for men’s basketball team

A fresh beginning for men’s basketball team

October 28

A fresher men’s basketball team is headed this way, consisting of 13 freshman student-athletes, an o...

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

April 22

Men’s basketball head coach James Giacomazzi announced that he is leaving Cosumnes River College for...

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

April 13

With 23 wins, eight losses and a conference win under their belts the Cosumnes River College men’s...

Men’s basketball wins first playoffs match, continues 13 game winning streak

Men’s basketball wins first playoffs match, continues 13 game winning streak

February 28

In front of a large home crowd, the Cosumnes River College Hawks men’s basketball team won not only...

Men’s basketball wins conference, playoffs next

Men’s basketball wins conference, playoffs next

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 25

Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports, Top Stories

The men’s basketball team spent their weekend dominating at the Big 8 conference held in Santa Rosa...

Teams suffer low attendance as season continues

Teams suffer low attendance as season continues

November 1

The roar of the crowd during any sports match is just as much of the whole experience as the game itself,...

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

April 1

A season of many ups and few downs culminated in a final playoff game for Cosumnes River College’s ...

Hawks prepare for regional quarterfinal

Hawks prepare for regional quarterfinal

Stacey Marie Harris, Staff Writer

March 5

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Head coach James Giacomazzi and the Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team took to the court...

A Game of Numbers

A Game of Numbers

November 15

Behind all the matchups, split second decisions and bravado of sports, there is another game at work...

Hawks look to use competitive nature to their advantage

Hawks look to use competitive nature to their advantage

Camille Caulk, Staff Writer

November 14

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

With the start of the season quickly approaching, the players of the men’s basketball team go hard...

Hawks’ athletes prepare to transfer from CRC

Victor Macias, [email protected]

May 11

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

It’s been a rough year for Cosumnes River College athletics, but that won't take away the honor of a few athletes, who will be transferring and making the move from CRC to bigger colleges to continue their athletic careers. Charles Standifer, a 21-year-old sophomore, will be transferring to Division 1 University of California,...

Men’s basketball loses to Diablo Valley in overtime

Mozes Zarate, Connection Staff

February 13

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team battled Diablo Valley College at home Tuesday night, their second confrontation with the Vikings in less than a month. In January, the Hawks left the Vikings’ court with a tightly contested victory 87-84. “I was on beat and I was ready to go,” said Hawks’ sophomore...

The award-winning news site of Cosumnes River College
Men’s Basketball