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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...

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...

New faces and time constraints affect men’s tennis team

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

Every team in every sport will see good seasons and bad seasons. They will play strong games and weak games. They will find both glory and defeat. For Cosumnes River College’s men’s tennis team, the 2014 season proved to be a rough season on the surface. However, despite finishing the season with a 2-8 record, not all in...

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

Former Oakland Athletic and Sacramento Rivercat Brad Kilby (Right) coaches a Cosumnes River College Hawks player during a game on March 20.

Shafa Ilyas, Staff Writer

April 1, 2014

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

Hawks' sophomore center Jaycob Velasco stands amongst the rest of the men's basketball team in practice on March 4. The Hawks would lose to Fresno in the playoffs the following day.

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 ...

Cosumnes River College freshman catcher Logan Marston checks his swing against Modesto Junior College on March 20. The CRC Hawks won the game 908 after an early rally.

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...

Sophomore outfielder Joshua Pigg gets walked by Sierra College freshman pitcher Wyatt D'Alessio to load the bases in the bottom of the eighth on March 11.

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...

Shorthanded women’s basketball team wraps up season

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

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...

Hawks prepare for regional quarterfinal

Sophomore forward Jaycob Velasco smiles as he grips a basketball at team practice on March 3. The Hawks are preparing for a quarterfinal matchup with Fresno City.

Stacey Marie Harris, Staff Writer

March 5, 2014

Head coach James Giacomazzi and the Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team took to the court...

Strong pitching, timely hitting key in softball’s opening-day wins

Freshman pitcher Amanda Horbasch threw a shutout game with 13 strikeouts in Cosumnes River College's home opener against Lassen Community College.  The game was called in the bottom of the sixth inning when the Hawks scored their eighth unanswered run of the game.

Stacey Marie Harris, Staff Writer

February 5, 2014

The Cosumnes River College softball team pulled off two wins in their season-opening double header again...

From Spain to CRC: A soccer player’s journey

Freshmn midfielder Ander Saez dribbles the ball during a drill in team practice on Nov. 12.

Amari Gaffney, Staff Writer

November 15, 2013

Many people here in the United States when they are younger tend to have dreams of going to a far-off...

         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...

Men’s and women’s soccer Sept. 17-24

Will Grubb, Staff Writer

September 25, 2013

Men’s Soccer vs. Hartnell The Cosumnes River College Hawks fell 3-1 to the Hartnell College Panthers on Sept. 17, marking their first loss of the season, according to the Cosumnes River Hawks website. Freshman forward Issac McDaniel opened the scoring in the second period with an unassisted goal, but the Hawks could ...

Lassen runs away with win over Hawks’ volleyball

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

Parents, students and spectators trickled into Cosumnes River College's Community and Athletic Center as CRC's volleyball team prepared for a match against Susanville's Lassen Community College on Sept. 11. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the game would end in disappointment, with a 3-0 loss. Following the match, Minet Gun...

Hawks tie with Shasta College in first of their three-game weekend

A Shasta College player keeps the ball away from Hawks' freshman forward Alexander Herman during their game on Sept. 6. Cosumnes River College hosted the game as a part of the first annual Nor-Cal Colleges Showcase Weekend.

Ben Brown, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

In a game like soccer where scoring is hard to come by, every opportunity to put a ball past the goa...

Newly renovated stadium begs a big question

Victor Macias, Connection Staff

December 5, 2012

It doesn’t make sense to have a newly renovated football stadium with no football team of our own to play on it, but that is the case at Cosumnes River College. In fact, the last time CRC had a football team was in 1978, well before most of us were even thought of. That was when CRC was known as the Chiefs, not the ...

Hawks’ pizza celebration soured by loss to Delta

Emanuel Espinoza, Connection Staff

October 31, 2012

The Hawks volleyball team squared off against the Delta College Mustangs on Oct. 26 at Cosumnes River College. The Hawks struggled against the Mustangs, losing three consecutive sets against them. CRC got off to a good start scoring the first point, but Delta College tied things up with an out-of-bounds call and continued...

Knee injury brings freshman recruit to women's soccer team

Knee injury brings freshman recruit to women’s soccer team

September 20, 2012

The women’s soccer team welcomed their new forward Jena Mamola, a 17-year-old business major, back...

Women's soccer looks to attack their way to a championship

Women’s soccer looks to attack their way to a championship

August 27, 2012

Last year’s women's soccer team finished its season with a loss to Fresno City College in the second...

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