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Panthers maul Hawks in annual tournament

Panthers maul Hawks in annual tournament

November 17, 2011

Led by experienced sophomores and hoping to start the season off on a high note, the Cosumnes River ...

Women’s basketball falls short in CRC Invitational

Women’s basketball falls short in CRC Invitational

Takara Campbell, Tiffany De Leon & Jon Gallenstein, Connection Staff

November 17, 2011

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The Cosumnes River College women’s basketball team kicked off its season by playing in the annual CRC...

Women’s soccer set to face Solano College Falcons in first round of playoffs

Mike Hendrickson, Connection Staff

November 16, 2011

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With injuries to a few key players at the end of the season, the Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team finished on the wrong foot, with three straight losses in November. But they head in to the playoffs ranked sixth in the Northern Region and third in the Big 8 conference with a 12-7-2 overall record. “If we...

Men’s soccer misses playoffs for first time since 2007

Imran Majid, Connection Staff

November 16, 2011

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The men’s soccer team finished its season on Nov. 11 against the San Joaquin Delta College Mustangs, losing 1-0. The game was the fifth straight that the Hawks failed to win. They slipped to 8-9-3 and narrowly missed the playoffs. “As a squad we fought hard together,” said freshman goalkeeper Demitri Fellines. “There...

Experienced men’s basketball team expecting to succeed

Takara Campbell, Connection Staff

November 10, 2011

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The men’s basketball team will kick off its 2011-2012 season with the seventh annual Hawks Invitational, from Nov. 10-12. With 18 wins last season, the Hawks have a lot to live up to. “Our goals are set up pretty high,” said head coach James Giacomazzi. Giacomazzi has led the basketball team to 84 victories throughout...

Women’s basketball determined to improve from last season

Takara Campbell, Tiffany De Leon, & Jon Gallenstein, Connection Staff

November 10, 2011

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Last season the women’s basketball team finished the regular season with a record of 15-13 and ranked 14th in the North Region. However, the team fell short in the first round of the playoffs, losing to San Francisco City College. Yet the Hawks start this season with high hopes. The team will begin the season with the...

Ulan’s goals not enough as Hawks fall to Beavers

Ulan’s goals not enough as Hawks fall to Beavers

November 8, 2011

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team lost against the American River College Beavers on Nov....

Hawks Invitational set to begin amid high expectations

Justin Henry, Special to The Connection

November 4, 2011

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The Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team will be hosting its 7th annual Hawks Invitational basketball tournament beginning on Nov. 10, according to their schedule. The tournament will last three days, from Nov. 10-12.  In addition to the CRC team, Canada College, Feather River College, William Jessup University’s...

Women’s soccer defeats Delta 1-0

Women’s soccer defeats Delta 1-0

October 31, 2011

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team won 1-0 on Oct. 28 against the visiting San Joaquin...

Volleyball loses 10th straight game

Volleyball loses 10th straight game

Christina Salomon, Connection Staff

October 31, 2011

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The Cosumnes River College volleyball team fought to the finish on Oct. 26 against the San Joaquin Delta...

Men’s soccer loses crucial home game

Men’s soccer loses crucial home game

October 28, 2011

The men’s soccer team suffered their third straight home loss on Oct. 26, losing 2-1 against the Lassen...

Student athlete takes incentive

Student athlete takes incentive

October 27, 2011

Tony Gill is a student athlete at Cosumnes River College who received recognition for his hard work with...

Raiders’ owner remembered by students and staff

Imran Majid, Connection staff

October 19, 2011

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When the Oakland Raiders secured their victory over the Houston Texans on Oct. 9, a day after the death of their controversial owner Al Davis, a bittersweet celebration ensued for the franchise. After safety Michael Huff intercepted a pass in the red zone on the final play, Raiders head coach Hue Jackson fell to his knees...

Men’s soccer falls to Taft College 4-1

Zach Hannigan, Connection Staff

October 17, 2011

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The men’s soccer team came up short against the Taft College Cougars on Oct. 14. Led by sophomore midfielder Angel Garcia, Taft College displayed a potent offense and were able to put four goals in the back of the net, including two by Garcia. “This isn’t a big loss because it’s non-conference,” said Hawks’...

American River College soars past the hometown Hawks

Johny Garcia, Connection Staff

October 14, 2011

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Before the volleyball game against American River College began on Oct. 12, Hawks’ sophomore outside hitter Nikita Schenck won over the crowd by singing the National Anthem. Unfortunately for the home team, this success did not translate onto the court. ARC won in three sets by scores of 11-25, 23-25 and 15-25. The Hawks...

Women’s soccer falls to Big 8 rival Santa Rosa 4-0

Women’s soccer falls to Big 8 rival Santa Rosa 4-0

October 13, 2011

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team suffered a loss at home on Oct. 11 against the number...

Men’s soccer shut out by high powered Modesto, 2-0

Men’s soccer shut out by high powered Modesto, 2-0

October 6, 2011

The men’s soccer team hosted Modesto Junior College on Oct. 4, in what was set to be a tough match...

Volleyball team comes up short on fan appreciation night

Volleyball team comes up short on fan appreciation night

October 2, 2011

The Cosumnes River College volleyball team fell short against the Modesto Junior College Pirates on Sept....

UC Davis transfer strives to reach his goals at CRC

UC Davis transfer strives to reach his goals at CRC

September 30, 2011

  Born into a family of soccer players, Jameil Hall proved to be no exception. After departing...

Students react to NBA lockout

Zach Hannigan, Connection Staff

September 30, 2011

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NBA fans who are looking forward to a season this fall may be in for some bad news. The memories of the Dallas Mavericks holding up the Larry O’Brien championship trophy may have to last for a while. As of July 1, the NBA owners have locked out their players. “I won’t be able to watch the games and see my favorite...

Controversial mascots continue to linger in sports

Controversial mascots continue to linger in sports

September 28, 2011

Many Native American mascots and logos have disappeared from college sports. The Arkansas State Indians...

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