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Women’s basketball head coach returns from break

Dario Lizarraga, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

Filed under Profiles, Sports, Women's Basketball

When Coach Coral Sage had a baby last June, she decided to take the following semester off to spend some time with her infant son. But now, the head coach for women’s basketball has returned and has hit the ground running for her players and students. “Besides being off with my son, having the chance to step back...

Injuries prevent women’s basketball team from winning

Injuries prevent women’s basketball team from winning

February 26, 2018

The women’s basketball team fell against Santa Rosa Junior College on Feb.9 during their last home...

Short handed Hawks can’t keep up with the Mustangs

Short handed Hawks can’t keep up with the Mustangs

February 7, 2018

The women’s basketball team suffered a 48-point loss against the Delta College Mustangs during Friday’s...

Hawks lose another player and can’t bounce back

Hawks lose another player and can’t bounce back

February 3, 2018

The women’s basketball team were unable to stave off the Vikings on Friday due to due to lack of players. Out...

Team names former player to assistant coach

Team names former player to assistant coach

January 25, 2018

Former basketball guard Jasmine Chapman has gained a position as an assistant coach for the Cosumnes...

Hawks second half surge falls short for win

Hawks second half surge falls short for win

January 24, 2018

The women’s basketball team was unable to stave off a home loss against American River College on...

Women’s basketball takes hard loss to Chabot

Women’s basketball takes hard loss to Chabot

November 20, 2017

The women’s basketball team hosted its last home game of the year before going on the road, and faced of...

Mulitsport athlete Yvonne Taylor prepares for new season

Alicia Ilaga, Staff Writer

March 16, 2017

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Soccer

Student athletes must balance demanding practice schedules with the academic rigor of a full-time student. But multisport athletes have it even worse. Sophomore Yvonne Taylor knows this all too well, with basketball season ending and soccer season coming up quickly. “I’m really eager to play because we made it to se...

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

Kristi Doan, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2015

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, 2014

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, 2014

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, 2013

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, 2013

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, 2013

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, 2013

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...

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