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Lassen runs away with win over Hawks’ volleyball

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Parents, students and spectators trickled into Cosumnes River College's Community and Athletic Center as CRC's volleyball team prepared for a match against Susanville's Lassen Community College on Sept. 11. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the game would end in disappointment, with a 3-0 loss. Following the match, Minet Gun...

Hawks remain undefeated coming out of weekend tournament

Hawks remain undefeated coming out of weekend tournament

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Spectators huddled under the minimal shade of umbrellas with the noon sun directly overhead as the Hawks...

Hawks tie with Shasta College in first of their three-game weekend

Hawks tie with Shasta College in first of their three-game weekend

Ben Brown, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

In a game like soccer where scoring is hard to come by, every opportunity to put a ball past the goa...

Short-handed Women’s tennis wraps up season on high note

Short-handed Women’s tennis wraps up season on high note

May 29, 2013

As another spring semester comes to an end, so does another Hawks’ women’s tennis season. Although...

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

May 12, 2013

“To be able to keep players after you have a bad season tells you that they still had a good experience...

Hawks’ athletes prepare to transfer from CRC

Victor Macias, [email protected]

May 11, 2013

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,...

Opinion: Is this the end of the Black Mamba?

Latishan Gibson, [email protected]

May 11, 2013

Filed under Off-Campus Sports, Sports

With five NBA championships,15 All-Star appearances and other accolades under his belt at the age of 34, this may be the end for Kobe Bryant. During a victory against the Golden State Warriors on April 12, the Los Angeles Lakers’ star felt a pop as he pushed off his left foot, tearing his achilles tendon. Many feel that...

As playoffs arrive, rituals become more apparent

As playoffs arrive, rituals become more apparent

Ben Brown, [email protected]

May 11, 2013

Filed under Off-Campus Sports, Sports

In a sporting competition, it’s not just about the game with athletes. The way you prepare for the game ...

NBA player Jason Collins comes out of the closet

Scott Redmond, [email protected]

May 10, 2013

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

Fans and players alike have been wondering what would happen if a player in professional sports were to come out of the closet, and now the question will be answered. Washington Wizards’ center Jason Collins now has the distinction of being the first active player in pro sports to come out as gay, when he made the announc...

Hawks’ avoid the ninth inning upset against Beavers

Hawks’ avoid the ninth inning upset against Beavers

May 9, 2013

The atmosphere was set for baseball at Conway Field as the Cosumnes River College Hawks welcomed the...

For college athletes, time is on their side

Zach Hannigan, Editor In Chief

April 26, 2013

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

It’s become an increasingly important question for elite college athletes over the last few years. Should I stay in college to better my craft and risk injury or go pro and make some money, but risk having a shorter career? According to the NCAA, only 1.7 percent of college football players will ever take a snap profess...

Hawks rally late, but fall to the Pirates

Hawks rally late, but fall to the Pirates

April 23, 2013

The Cosumnes River College Hawks' late inning rally fell short, as the visiting Modesto Junior Colle...

Women’s tennis heads to state

Women’s tennis heads to state

April 22, 2013

For the second time, Cosumnes River College has women from the tennis team headed to state competition....

Hawks’ softball wins close game against Modesto

Hawks’ softball wins close game against Modesto

April 15, 2013

Coming off a loss Saturday against Sierra College, the Cosumnes River softball team took the field at...

Is the crown too heavy?

Is the crown too heavy?

April 15, 2013

In baseball, winning the big championship is mountains above all other achievements. The final pitch...

Hawks fail to win series against San Joaquin Delta

Hawks fail to win series against San Joaquin Delta

April 15, 2013

In a tense, defense heavy game, the Cosumnes River Hawk’s sought to defeat the San Joaquin Delta...

Hawks’ pitcher wins Student Athlete of the Month

Hawks’ pitcher wins Student Athlete of the Month

Oswaldo Guzman, Connection Staff

April 15, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports

With a go getter attitude and an admirable commitment to the team, it is no wonder Cosumnes River College...

TCS: Baseball loses a long-time practiced habit

Emily Collins, Connection Staff

April 10, 2013

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

Seeing a batter spit as he approaches the plate or a pitcher nod to his catcher and spit before starting his wind-up is as much a part of baseball as peanuts and Cracker Jacks. It seems that most players on the field during a MLB game has a dip, or wad of smokeless chewing tobacco, in his mouth. “It’s been a part of baseball fo...

CRC baseball team ends five-game losing streak with win over ARC

CRC baseball team ends five-game losing streak with win over ARC

March 30, 2013

After a five-game losing streak, the Cosumnes River College Hawks picked up a win against the American...

Hawks’ softball wins close one against ARC

Emily Collins, Connection Staff

March 26, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports

While most students were enjoying their spring break, the Cosumnes River College Hawks played the American River College Beavers in women’s softball March 26. Hawks’ sophomore pitcher and first baseman Allison Barsetti started the game and had trouble finding the strike zone, walking the first few players, hitting one...

Shorthanded women’s tennis team finishes off season

Shorthanded women’s tennis team finishes off season

March 24, 2013

Cosumnes River College women's tennis met Fresno City College on the courts Tuesday for their last home...

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