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Volleyball setter named CRC’s student athlete of the week

Andrew Flores, Staff

September 29, 2016

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

As the fall sports season heats up during the first semester at Cosumnes River College, student athletes display their talents and academic rigor. Hawks’ sophomore volleyball setter, Lauren Smith, was crowned athlete of the week after playing a pivotal role in back-to-back games against the Columbia Claim Jumpers and Redwood...

Hawks drop conference opener in straight sets

Courtney Fong, Editor

September 23, 2016

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Hawks women’s volleyball team lost to Diablo Valley College in three sets on Wednesday evening. The match marked Cosumnes River College’s first Big 8 conference game of the season. “It wasn’t the best we could have done,” said middle hitter Hannah Norris. “It was a little low-energy, we needed more commun...

Athlete balances full schedule, two sports

Athlete balances full schedule, two sports

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

October 6, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Volleyball

Typically, students find their plates sufficiently filled while participating in a single sport. After...

Tough volleyball season comes to an end

Emanuel Espinoza, Connection Staff

December 5, 2012

Filed under Sports

The volleyball season ended on a downer as the Hawks lost their last game to Diablo Valley College on Nov. 14. They suffered numerous losses this season and things were not always easy for them. Freshman libero Mary Tamayo said that some of the changes this season made things tough for the team. “I think overall, we...

Hawks’ pizza celebration soured by loss to Delta

Emanuel Espinoza, Connection Staff

October 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

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...

Superstitions draw athletes towards routine

Scott Redmond, Connection Staff

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

Not crossing a black cat or making sure not to open an umbrella indoors are superstitions that are held by the average person, but the average person is not the only one that have them. Tiger Woods always wears a red shirt in the final round of golf tournaments. Michael Phelps swings his arms three times before a race. Rituals...

Interim coach hopes to teach athletes to learn from mistakes

Victor Macias, Connection Staff

October 4, 2012

Filed under Sports

It was the year 2004 when her coaching career began, coaching a team of developmental athletes 12 years old and under. She now finds herself as interim head coach of the Cosumnes River College volleyball team, a team she once played for. For Natalie Wells, volleyball is her passion and she is excited to take on a greater...

Hawks volleyball loses second game in a row, falls to Columbia College

Victor Macias, Connection Staff

September 15, 2012

Filed under Sports

Fresh off the CRC Classic, the Cosumnes River College volleyball team looked to build off their strong performance in the tournament where they went 2-1. The Hawks went up against Columbia College on Sept. 12, but they didn’t look like the same team that showed up to play in the tournament. Columbia won in three sets...

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