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River Cats catch Giants fever in 2015

River Cats catch Giants fever in 2015

September 29, 2014

For decades baseball has been considered America’s favorite pastime and for nearly 15 years the Sacramento...

Hawks end regular season with loss to Delta, prepare to head into postseason

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Heading into the last game of the regular season, the Cosumnes River College Hawks were tied for second place in the Big 8 Conference. San Joaquin Delta College came to Conway Field to try and best the Hawks and take an undisputed first place position in the Big 8 on April 26. The Hawks’ star pitcher Kyle Von Ruden, who...

CRC Hawks defeat San Joaquin Delta College Mustangs to tie for first in Big 8

CRC Hawks defeat San Joaquin Delta College Mustangs to tie for first in Big 8

April 25, 2014

The crack of the bat and the sounds of the crowd, along with the requisite rendition of the national...

Ex-pro brings knowledge to baseball team’s coaching staff

Ex-pro brings knowledge to baseball team’s coaching staff

Shafa Ilyas, Staff Writer

April 1, 2014

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Humble, enthusiastic, committed and a drive to push every Cosumnes River College baseball player to pl...

Hawks come out on top over Pirates in close-fought game

Hawks come out on top over Pirates in close-fought game

March 30, 2014

In a tense back and forth battle, the Cosumnes River Hawks baseball team narrowly triumphed over the Mod...

Baseball team falls in first game of conference play

Baseball team falls in first game of conference play

March 20, 2014

The Hawks’ baseball team finished non-conference play with a 12-3 record, but in the first game of...

MLB: New Year, Old Faces in playoffs

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

While the temperature starts to rise and the smell of fresh cut grass begins to fill the air, it can only mean one thing: baseball season. This year’s Major League Baseball season is starting like every other, with hopes of big league grandeur, but of course only one team gets to hoist the Commissioner’s trophy ...

Baseball team opens season with shut out against Lassen

Baseball team opens season with shut out against Lassen

February 4, 2014

The Cosumnes River Hawks came into the first game of the 2014 season, against the Shasta Knights, pre...

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...

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...

Freshman pitcher leads Hawks past Diablo Valley

Freshman pitcher leads Hawks past Diablo Valley

March 17, 2013

As the north wind began to pick up and the dirt in the infield whisked around the players’ eyes, Cosumnes...

Official dedication of athletic facilities marks new era for campus sports

Official dedication of athletic facilities marks new era for campus sports

March 16, 2013

Cosumnes River College President Deborah Travis spoke to members of the board of trustees, administration...

Hawks get blown out in first league game

Victor Macias, Connection Staff

March 5, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Cosumnes River Hawks looked to extend their five-game winning streak as they opened Big 8 Conference play at home tuesday versus their heated rivals Sacramento City Panthers in a much anticipated matchup on March 5th. Freshman pitcher Zach Stilwell took the mound for the Hawks and Sophomore pitcher Ben Brooks got the...

Hawks walk off a winner in the 10th

Hawks walk off a winner in the 10th

March 3, 2013

The Hawks’ baseball game against the Ohlone College Renegades became an all-out pitching duel that...

There’s no ‘I’ in team but there’s always a leader

There’s no ‘I’ in team but there’s always a leader

March 1, 2013

In the first game of Cosumnes River College’s softball three-way contest with San Mateo College and...

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