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Men’s baseball team remains undefeated after beating Merced

Matt Johnson, Editor

February 13, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Cosumnes River Hawks continued their winning start to the season on Friday, improving their record to 5-0 after a 5-2 win over Merced College (1-3). Hawks’ baseball coach Tony Bloomfield is pleased with the team’s early success, but he knows there are things they can clean up with three of the five wins being decided... Read more »

Men’s baseball brings veteran experience into new season

Oksana Barrios, Staff

February 13, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Sports

As the Hawks’ men’s baseball team enters the 2016 season, they will enter with an experienced, competitive roster focused on achieving one specific goal. Head coach Tony Bloomfield and his coaching staff will welcome back 10 returning players to provide veteran experience and strong communication to help try and propel t... Read more »

Hawks’ softball knocks off San Jose City College

Courtney Fong, Staff

February 8, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Cosumnes River softball team won their sixth game of the season on Feb. 5, further improving their strong start with a 6-1 record. “We’re looking solid. San Jose City College is always a top team, so for us to sweep them was a great win,” said head coach Kristy Schroeder. “One thing I know about our team is tha... Read more »

Freshmen athletes juggle many responsibilities in first year

Alec Gonsalves, Staff

October 29, 2015

Filed under Special Features, Sports, Top Stories

Doing homework, reading textbooks, writing essays and studying are all basic academic challenges that the average college student endures on a daily basis. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to assume those responsibilities while involved in collegiate level sports as a freshman? “The transition from high school to colleg... Read more »

NFL’s uniform policy shows hypocrisy of its breast cancer awareness month campaign

Matt Johnson, Editor

October 26, 2015

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

In the midst of the NFL’s “Breast Cancer Awareness Month” campaign, the true hypocrisy of the league’s policies and their selective enforcement was shown. No example shines brighter than the NFL cracking down and disciplining athletes for uniform violations. Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams and defen... Read more »

Female analyst of MLB playoff game gets heat

Matt Johnson, Editor

October 15, 2015

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

ESPN was a part of broadcasting history on Oct. 6 as Jessica Mendoza became the first woman television analyst during a major league baseball playoff game. This was a monumental moment for sports television and women who seek equality in the sports world. Mendoza took that first major step for women when she was on ESPN’s broa... Read more »

Men’s soccer drops close game to Taft College

Sean Pastrana, Staff

October 14, 2015

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

The men’s soccer team played Taft College on Friday, but were defeated 1-0. The entire game was fast-paced and physical. During the first half, both the Hawks’ and Cougars’ defenses were at a stalemate. “It was a strong first half and we had our chances,” said Hawks’ defender Jose Torres. “The second half, ... Read more »

Men’s soccer team falls short in home opener

Kalaisha Totty, Staff

September 9, 2015

Filed under Men's Soccer, Most Recent, Sports

The Cosumnes River College men’s soccer team lost to Lassen Community College on Aug. 31. After tying in a game against William Jessup University on Aug. 27, the Hawks lost to Lassen 0-2. “We didn’t play to our strengths in the first half,” said Ron Preble, the team’s head coach. “We just came up short. We... Read more »

Hawks defeat Solano in first game of the season

Tyler Santana, Staff

September 2, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team won their first game of the season against Solano Community College on Aug. 28. The Hawks ended up dominating the field over Solano, who the Hawks had beaten in the first round of the playoffs last season, with a score of 3-0. “The team played well for the first game,... Read more »

Students need to branch out of their routine and re-create a sense of community on campus

Tim Taylor, Staff Writer

May 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Cosumnes River College is home to a little over 14,000 students, according to CRC’s admissions website.  The college is also host to an all women’s swim team, board game clubs and even a collaborative student newspaper, all of which go completely unnoticed by most students on campus. There is an obvious feeling of disconnect... Read more »

Swim team looks to build its program after first season

Stephanie Lopez, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

With their first season now behind them, the Cosumnes River College women’s swim team accomplished a lot in their inaugural year. Being a new team to the campus, there were understandably some growing pains. Nevertheless, the women did not let it stop them. “A lot of the girls were either new to swimming or hadn’t... Read more »

Baseball beats Gavilan and continues postseason play

Baseball beats Gavilan and continues postseason play

May 5, 2015

The Hawks baseball team beat the Gavilan College Rams on May 1 and 2 during the first round of playoffs. ... Read more »

Fans have the power over the sports they love

Fans have the power over the sports they love

May 4, 2015

Being a sports fan is really hard. Sure watching your team lose, trying to keep up with all the statistics... Read more »

Hawks softball secure their spot in the next round of playoffs in second game against Fresno City

Hawks softball secure their spot in the next round of playoffs in second game against Fresno City

May 3, 2015

The Cosumnes River College softball team is officially moving on to the next round of playoffs after... Read more »

Softball beats Fresno City in first of possible three game series

Softball beats Fresno City in first of possible three game series

May 3, 2015

Fresh off their winning the Big 8 Conference Championship, the Cosumnes River College softball team faced... Read more »

Summer sports camps for kids shape the next generation of Hawks

Summer sports camps for kids shape the next generation of Hawks

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

April 28, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

Over the summer, Cosumnes River College sponsors a variety of community education classes in the form... Read more »

Athlete recruitment is more than just finding players

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

April 23, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

Cosumnes River College has an array of determined and skilled athletes. However, they didn’t suddenly appear on the fields. CRC coaches work endlessly to recruit athletes that will make the campus shine. Athletic recruiting is defined as any solicitation of an individual, a member of their family, legal guardian or coach... Read more »

Softball team shuts down Diablo Valley and wins Big 8

Softball team shuts down Diablo Valley and wins Big 8

April 22, 2015

The Cosumnes River College softball team ended conference play at home in a match against their fellow... Read more »

Athletes should make education a priority, coaches say

Omar Chan, Staff Writer

April 21, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

There is a common misconception in the college sports world that athletes only continue with their education to get into professional sports, but that is far from the case at most colleges. At Cosumnes River College, athletics do not come before education. “A very high percentage of our athletes will transfer to university,”... Read more »

Student athletes take advantage of helpful campus services

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

The Hawks study center is just one of the helpful features Cosumnes Rivers College provides to  student athletes. Located on the first floor of the CAC building, the study center offers study services to student athletes and the general student population throughout the academic year. Although any CRC student can access... Read more »

NFL enters 21st century at last by hiring a woman referee

NFL enters 21st century at last by hiring a woman referee

April 15, 2015

In the aftermath of Women’s History Month and in light of all the various scandals that have rocked... Read more »

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