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Basketball coach pushes academic achievement for players

Basketball coach pushes academic achievement for players

October 25, 2017

Jonathan James will be entering his second season as the head coach of the Cosumnes River College menâ...

Kings made right decision to move Boogie out of Sac

Steven Bryla, Staff

April 19, 2017

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

It has been 60 days since the Sacramento Kings made the right move and got rid of the “cancer” in their organization when they traded Demarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Feb. 19. Fans of the Sacramento Kings had mixed emotions of despair and joy at letting the best big man in the NBA go and give up their ch...

Team played with heart in men’s basketball team’s season-ending game, head coach says

Jared Lee, Copy Editor

February 20, 2017

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team saw its season end in a spectacularly close game. The Cosumnes River College Hawks pushed their final game of the season into overtime, but fell 92-89 to the San Joaquin Delta Mustangs. Head coach Jonathan James said going into the game he felt good about his team. “My sophomores, they want t...

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...

Men’s basketball wins against Modesto in tight game

Jeannie Cordero, Staff

February 2, 2017

Filed under Baseball, Breaking News, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

The Cosumnes River College Hawks men's basketball team won by 10 points against Modesto Junior College Pirates 85-75, breaking its two game losing streak on Friday night. The team’s cooperation led to their victory. “Sharing the ball and playing as a team helped us a lot, and we haven’t played like that in a long time,”...

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...

Jonathan James comes home as new men’s basketball coach

Jonathan James comes home as new men’s basketball coach

September 29, 2016

It’s not often a coach has the opportunity to return to his alma mater and go full circle, but that’s...

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...

Men’s basketball wins crucial conference game against Sierra

Kayleen Carter, Staff

February 13, 2016

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team prevailed against Sierra College in a 70-67 victory on Thursday. After the game, Head Coach David Aye expressed pride in his team’s effort on the court. “They played together pretty well.” said Aye. “ I feel like the 40 minutes they played together they knew the gam...

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...

New basketball coach aims to bring quicker, exciting brand of basketball

New basketball coach aims to bring quicker, exciting brand of basketball

October 29, 2015

As the men’s basketball team prepares for a new season, they will have a new head coach for the first ...

A fresh beginning for men’s basketball team

A fresh beginning for men’s basketball team

October 28, 2015

A fresher men’s basketball team is headed this way, consisting of 13 freshman student-athletes, an o...

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...

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

April 22, 2015

Men’s basketball head coach James Giacomazzi announced that he is leaving Cosumnes River College for...

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

April 13, 2015

With 23 wins, eight losses and a conference win under their belts the Cosumnes River College men’s...

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...

Men’s basketball wins first playoffs match, continues 13 game winning streak

Men’s basketball wins first playoffs match, continues 13 game winning streak

February 28, 2015

In front of a large home crowd, the Cosumnes River College Hawks men’s basketball team won not only...

Men’s basketball wins conference, playoffs next

Men’s basketball wins conference, playoffs next

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

Filed under Men's Basketball, Most Recent, Sports, Top Stories

The men’s basketball team spent their weekend dominating at the Big 8 conference held in Santa Rosa...

Injuries do not stop student athletes from playing the game

Stephanie Lopez, Staff Writer

February 23, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

Athletes at every level know that they risk getting injured every time they put on their jersey. Sports at Cosumnes River College are no different. Athletes on campus play knowing that they could get hurt at any point during their games or practice. “It’ll have to be our soccer programs [that causes the most injuries],”...

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

April 1, 2014

A season of many ups and few downs culminated in a final playoff game for Cosumnes River College’s ...

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