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Women’s basketball team fights hard but loses in season’s emotional final game

Kristi Doan, Staff Writer

February 20

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Lady Hawks’ last basketball game of the season was intense and emotional. The Hawks were defeated 96-53 by the San Joaquin Delta Mustangs. In the beginning of the first quarter, the Hawks started off strong. The team was in sync with plenty of fluid assists, shots and second chance points were made. “We started of...

Women’s basketball loses close game to West Hills

Women’s basketball loses close game to West Hills

November 25

The Hawks women’s basketball team lost a close game to the West Hills Lemoore Eagles on Nov. 22, 58-53. The...

Hawks dropped by Eagles in women’s basketball opener

Hawks dropped by Eagles in women’s basketball opener

November 9

The Hawks opened the season with a tough loss on Monday as the College of Siskiyous dropped them in a...

Forward overcomes injuries in her return to the court

Matt Johnson, Editor

November 9

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

She felt the pop. Not once, but twice. It was the Hawks second game of the Cosumnes River College women’s basketball tournament. Redshirt sophomore forward Akila Britton felt it immediately. She didn’t know it at the time but Britton had tore the labrum in her left shoulder. “I felt it pop. They said I probably...

Team carries strong familiarity into new season

Steven Bryla, Staff

October 29

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

While other teams might have been kept down by a tough season, the women’s basketball team at Cosumnes River College has used it as fuel to turn things around. The Hawks welcome back eight returning players from last year’s roster on a team that went 5-20. The team and head coach are excited about the group they have...

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...

Difficult season feeds women’s basketball team’s leadership

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 11

Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Women's Basketball

With only two wins out of 14 conference games, the Cosumnes River College women’s basketball team had an array of odds stacked against them this season, including having only seven players. A lack of players was just one issue that the team faced in a season that didn’t go their way. “Overall, it was not the season we h...

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,...

Shorthanded women’s basketball team wraps up season

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

March 19

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After a season packed with ups and downs, the Cosumnes River College women’s basketball season has come to an end. Head Coach Coral Sage explained her view of the season. “I think the season was successful. It was a little bit different than how I thought it was going to end when we started, but considering t...

From five-year break to sixth man role

From five-year break to sixth man role

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

December 4

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It had been five years since her sneakers hit the hardwood floor of a basketball court to play on beha...

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...

Women’s basketball team looks to build on strong 2012 campaign

Women’s basketball team looks to build on strong 2012 campaign

Ben Brown, Staff Writer

October 25

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

As November approaches, the Cosumnes River College women’s basketball team is all set and gearing ...

Women’s basketball loses in tight contest against Diablo Valley

Brittany Patrick, Opinion Editor

February 14

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Diablo Valley Vikings challenged the Cosumnes River College Hawks at home on the annual Breast Cancer Awareness night, Feb. 12. The Hawks struggled from the tipoff, where Vikings’ freshman Annelise Ito took control, and passed the ball to sophomore teammate Wilicia Featherstone, who fired it back to Ito to charge down...

Hawks continue their slump against Delta College

Victor Macias, Connection Staff

February 6

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Looking to avenge their previous loss, the Hawks’ women’s basketball team went head-to-head with No. 17 Delta College at home on Feb. 1. The Hawks struggled early and often as they put in their lowest point total of the season. Freshman center Jennifer Lysaght missed five free throws that would have put the Hawks...

Hawks’ coach sets example of dedication for team

Hawks’ coach sets example of dedication for team

Sean Thomas, Connection Staff

February 4

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

If you've attended a Hawks’ basketball game, then you’re bound to notice the often animated coach...

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