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Women’s basketball shows improvement but fell short to Modesto College Pirates

Austin Scott, Staff Writer

February 17, 2020

The women’s basketball team fell to a 6-21 overall record after losing 63-49 to the Modesto College Pirates on Thursday. As a result of the loss, the Hawks still remain winless in conference games with a 0-13 record and have now lost 7 games in a row.  Although the Hawks lost this game and continued their recent slump in the final stretch o...

Hawks conquer adversity to push for playoff spot

Jared Lee, Staff

October 29, 2016

Despite injuries to multiple players and some recent defeats, the women’s soccer team is pressing on. While the Hawks have gone through rough times with at least three players being injured, they have seen steady improvement as the season has progressed. “I think we’ve done pretty well, considering all the injuries...

Defender Jose Alvarez walks, center, across the field with teammate  midfielder Juan Ramirez following a 3-1 loss to San Francisco City College on Sept. 13. The Hawks went on to struggle the rest of the season only earning two wins out of the 20 games they played. Head Coach Ron Preble said that a lack of experience among the team led to the disapointing season.

Men’s soccer looks to improve over the offseason, coach says

November 19, 2015

“Cosumnes always plays hard. The way they play is no indication of their record,” said the Santa Ros...

Women’s soccer remains positive after physical loss to Delta

Tyler Santana, Editor

October 13, 2015

The women’s soccer team lost to San Joaquin Delta College on Friday at Gardemeyer Field in Stockton. Delta holds the number one spot in the Big 8 Conference, so this proved to be a challenging game for the Cosumnes River Hawks who lost the game 3-0. Delta started with the ball first and quickly made it downfield to get a shot on go...

Defender Jessica DeAnda goes for the tackle on the ball and defends the goal from the Folsom Lake Falcons on Sept. 2.

Women’s soccer team optimistic despite injuries, coach says

October 8, 2015

Last season was the closest the women’s soccer team had been to the championship title since 2009. ...

Justice Cooper, outside hitter, goes for a spike on the ball during a tournament hosted at CRC on Sept. 18.

Volleyball team ends tournament on a high note

September 25, 2015

The women’s volleyball team played against Columbia college, College of the Redwoods, and Cañada College...

Men’s soccer team falls short in home opener

Kalaisha Totty, Staff

September 9, 2015

The Cosumnes River College men’s soccer team lost to Lassen Community College on Aug. 31. After tying in a game against William Jessup University on Aug. 27, the Hawks lost to Lassen 0-2. “We didn’t play to our strengths in the first half,” said Ron Preble, the team’s head coach. “We just came up short. We...

Hawks freshman defender Erica Lim avoids a Taft College player in order to try and maintain control of the ball on Nov. 22. Lim was credited with an assist for the first goal of the game by freshman midfielder Kate Burkhardt.

Taft college defeat assures Hawks a place in quarter final game

November 29, 2014

After knocking Folsom Lake College out of the playoffs in round one on Nov. 22, The Cosumnes River College...

Fields for both the men’s and women’s soccer were just two of the upgraded facilities that Cosumnes received through taxpayer supported Measures M and X. A field for the baseball team and another for the softball team, through the same measures, were completed and dedicated alongside the soccer fields in March 2013.

Athletic fields are holding up two seasons later

November 1, 2014

Over the last few years, Cosumnes River College has undergone numerous changes with new buildings and...

Closer to home options bring back joy of sports

Closer to home options bring back joy of sports

October 20, 2014

It’s that time of year where baseball fans whose team made it to the post-season watch in anticipati...

Lack of communication brings Hawks a loss in match against Bear Cubs

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

One of the main components of a successful team lies in communication between the coach and the players, and the players on the field together. In the Cosumnes River Hawks women’s soccer match against the Santa Rosa Bear Cubs on Sept. 26, communication was said to be lacking by players and coaches alike. Throughout the...

Hawks take to the water as campus gains women’s swim team

Naqshe Tahirkheli, Staff Writer

September 29, 2014

Students will soon have the opportunity to join a new team as Cosumnes River College has recently announced the addition of a women’s swim team to the list of team sports they offer. Still in the process of building the team, CRC’s athletic department has found a coach for the brand new team. Head coach Teresa Rojas...

CRC Hawks freshman midfielder Kate Burkhardt leaps into the air for the ball, connecting with an opposing player from Evergreen Valley College Hawks.  Burkhardt and her team defeated the EVC Hawks 4-3 but the close game underscores the rough season start for the team.

Rough start hasn’t dampened team’s ambitions or drive

September 14, 2014

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team is having a less than desirable start to the sea-son,...

Sharukh Ali, freshman midfielder for the Hawks, leaps past Canada Colts freshman midfielder Omar Ramirez for the ball during the Hawks dominating field performance on Sept. 12. The Hawks defeated the Colts 3-0, securing their second win for the season.

Hawks look to team chemistry as they shoot for the playoffs this season

September 14, 2014

After delivering a sol- id performance last season, the Cosumnes River College men’s soccer team is...

Sophomore defender Kori Martin catches her breath as goalkeeper Anna Brown keeps Evergreen Valley College from scoring once more.

Photo Essay: Hawks take on the hawks in the heat to break a losing streak

September 13, 2014

On Sept. 12 the Cosumnes River College Hawks managed to break a losing streak of two games as they took...

Coach looks to breathe life into team after a couple of rough seasons

Coach looks to breathe life into team after a couple of rough seasons

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 13, 2014

Cosumnes River College’s volleyball team’s new season brings more than just new players and a fresh...

Rams freshman forward Kambria Morrison kicks the ball into the face of Hawks sophomore forward Selina Barbosa during the second half of the teams match on Sept. 9.

Rough season start continues for Hawks as they take on the Rams

September 10, 2014

Cosumnes River College’s women's soccer team fell short of victory during their game against the Fresno...

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

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014

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...

Cosumnes River College freshman first baseman Nathan Ahlers strikes out against San Joaquin Delta College in the Hawks' home game on April 21. The Hawks went on to win the game 1-0 and are now tied for first place in the Big 8 Conference.

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...

Sophomore outfielder Jessica Venturelli, in her pink uniform for the days breast cancer awareness drive, dives for home base in an attempt to tie the score against the American River College Beavers sophomore catcher Jordyn Bradley on April 19. Venturelli was called out, and the Hawks lost the second game of their double header against ARC, 5-4.

Crowd sees pink and red in Hawks and Beavers doubleheader

April 21, 2014

The Susan G. Koman foundation estimated that in 2014 over 40,000 women and 430 men will die from breast...

The story of a team that isn't there

The story of a team that isn’t there

December 12, 2013

HISTORY As 2013 comes to an end, sports fans all across the country will be preparing for the United...

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