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The softball team celebrating after defeating DVC 6-2 during their Big 8 Conference.

Softball team shuts down Diablo Valley and wins Big 8

April 22, 2015

The Cosumnes River College softball team ended conference play at home in a match against their fellow...

Athletes should make education a priority, coaches say

Omar Chan, Staff Writer

April 21, 2015

There is a common misconception in the college sports world that athletes only continue with their education to get into professional sports, but that is far from the case at most colleges. At Cosumnes River College, athletics do not come before education. “A very high percentage of our athletes will transfer to university,”...

Freshman outfielder Robert Daugherty playing at the Hawks home game against Sacramento City College on April 16.

Baseball team defeats Sacramento City College two games in a row

April 19, 2015

Cosumnes River College’s baseball team faced off against the Sacramento City College Panthers on April...

Student athletes take advantage of helpful campus services

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

The Hawks study center is just one of the helpful features Cosumnes Rivers College provides to  student athletes. Located on the first floor of the CAC building, the study center offers study services to student athletes and the general student population throughout the academic year. Although any CRC student can access...

Men's basketball head coach James Giacomazzi at the team's playoff game against Butte College on Feb. 27.

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...

Student senate elections prepare for first online-only voting

Positions being run for this election include senate president, director of legislative affairs, senate secretary and senator, all of which are being run for unopposed.

Carlos Arreola, Guest writer

April 13, 2015

Cosumnes River College student elections are taking place April 14 and 15 and the Associated Students...

Title IX: Still shaping women’s history decades later

Title IX: Still shaping women’s history decades later

March 25, 2015

Just over 40 years ago, 37 words were passed into law that changed the world of college sports foreve...

Athlete of the Week award highlights student triumphs

Tierra Palumbo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015

Over 200 student athletes have been crowned the athlete of the week since the weekly acknowledgement began at Cosumnes River College in 2011, said the program’s creator and assistant coach for the men’s basketball team Nicholas Podesta. Coaches nominate athletes for the recognition based on who they see excelling throughout...

Spring semester brings swim team to campus

A swimmer for Cosumnes River College’s women’s team diving into the pool during their team relay at the Big 8 Invitational at American River College on March 13.

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015

Cosumnes River College’s female athletes were given an opportunity this season to be on the ground...

Hawks sophomore pitcher Amanda Horbasch playing at their doubleheader against American River College on March 20.

Hawks softball tie for first in Big 8 after defeating Beavers

March 23, 2015

Already six games into conference play, the Cosumnes River College Hawks softball team was able to maintain...

Freshman player Ricky Lam  playing a singles match against Sacramento City College on March  10.

Tennis loses match against Sac City, remain optimistic

March 11, 2015

Cosumnes River College’s men’s tennis team spent a warm spring afternoon battling it out against S...

Difficult season feeds women’s basketball team’s leadership

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

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...

Coach Matthew Emmett giving advice to sophomore player Bryan Leung.

Coach travels from across the pond to reinvent the campus’ tennis program

March 8, 2015

After having a tough time last season, the Cosumnes River College men’s tennis team began to search...

Sophomore guard for the Hawks Mitchell Love trying to make a shot over the Roadrunners sophomore forward Arthur Caldwell.

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 tennis struggling through season

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 26, 2015

Starting off their season with four straight losses, the Cosumnes River College men’s tennis team is just looking to play their best. The last few seasons haven’t been kind to them, with their 2014 season ending at 2-9. While adjusting to a new coach and a small team, the men are still working out the kinks of their 2015 sea...

Men’s basketball wins conference, playoffs next

Sophomore guard Josh Dela Cruz playing at the Big 8 conference on Feb. 20.

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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

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],”...

Softball starts 2015 season with confidence

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 8, 2015

Kicking off their 2015 season, the Cosumnes River College softball team took part in a conference in Monterey on Jan. 30. Participating in four games during the weekend event, the team lost two games and won the other two. “We won two, lost two, but they were close,” said Hanna Miller, sophomore third baseman. The...

Tattoos: Easy come, not so easy go

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

Most things in life are temporary, for instance: jobs, vehicles, friendships and relationships and that is something that is widely accepted in the world. Tattoos however, are far from a temporary affair. Getting a tattoo is a huge commitment and one that people need to put more long term thought into before pursuing. Knowing...

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...

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month, students disagree

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month,  students disagree

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 17, 2014

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and students on campus are looking for a new way to raise awareness...

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