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Cheap Seats: It's time for robot umpires (not for the reasons you might think)

Cheap Seats: It’s time for robot umpires (not for the reasons you might think)

May 12, 2019

For several years baseball has had a box on tv which shows viewers where the strike zone is and whether ...

Cheap Seats: The obsession with getting the call right is wrong

Cheap Seats: The obsession with getting the call right is wrong

April 17, 2019

“I just want to see them get the call right,” said every sports personality, anywhere, over the last decade ...

Buying a ticket does not buy you the right to be a jerk

Buying a ticket does not buy you the right to be a jerk

March 17, 2019

It’s a very straightforward and simple point to make: Buying a ticket to a sporting event, even a ver...

Sports can help give politics a more civil voice

Sports can help give politics a more civil voice

December 11, 2018

The recent political donations of the principal owner of the San Francisco Giants has been a great example...

Freshman forward DJ Emojong uses some fancy footwork to advance the ball upfield. Emojong is one of 20 freshman who hope to return next year and push for a state title.

Men’s soccer team reflects on a successful season full of struggles

December 10, 2018

The men’s soccer team ended their season with a hard fought, first round playoff loss to Butte Col...

How much more will Raider fans take

How much more will Raider fans take

November 9, 2018

For fans of sports teams, their experience is about passion, connection, civic engagement and community....

Freshman forward D.J. Emojong goes all out on a header for a shot on goal. CRC defeated Santa Rosa 2-1 coming closer to securing a playoff spot.

Men’s soccer control their playoff destiny after 2-1 win

November 9, 2018

The hopes of the men’s soccer team to make the playoffs lay squarely on their own feet after a bruis...

Forward Jubilee “DJ” Emojong passes the ball to the middle during their match against American River College on Friday.  Emojong was later ejected for fighting near the end of the Hawks 3-1 loss to the Beavers.

Men’s soccer suffers an ugly loss to ARC

October 31, 2018

The men’s soccer team suffered a deflating and damaging 3-1 loss to American River College on Frida...

Baseball postseason brings unrivaled drama

Baseball postseason brings unrivaled drama

October 29, 2018

Baseball is phenomenal all season long, but the postseason is the time when the unique and wonderful q...

Men should change their behavior instead of fearing false accusations

Men should change their behavior instead of fearing false accusations

October 24, 2018

“One in five, one in five, one in five.” This is the thought that runs through my head everyday a...

Freshman forward Daniel Ramirez moves the ball upfield in the Hawks 5-0 Victory against the College of Sequoias on Oct. 9. The Hawks have picked up power points in all four of the games in their non conference schedule over the last two weeks.

Men’s soccer looks to make a push towards the playoffs

October 22, 2018

The men’s soccer team came into the season with the talent and confidence that they could win their confe...

Freshman midfielder Bailey Bradford tried to push the ball upfield all match but the Hawks could not score.  The Hawks fell to 1-5-1 in conference play.

Hawks suffer a hard luck 4-0 loss to the Bear Cubs

October 7, 2018

The women’s soccer team lost a frustrating game to Santa Rosa Junior College 4-0 on Tuesday, droppin...

Freshman midfielder Dominic Maestretti helps lead a stifling Hawks defense. The Hawks are 0-0-2 in conference play and have surrendered only one goal in their last five games.

Men’s soccer opens conference play with a 0-0 tie

September 27, 2018

The men’s soccer team opened conference play on Friday against reigning Conference 8 Champion Folsom La...

Just give the quarterbacks flags already

Just give the quarterbacks flags already

September 27, 2018

This year, the NFL has unofficially done what they have been moving towards doing the last decade or so: Th...

The women's soccer team has high hopes to reach the playoffs this year. Midfielder Taya Bradford, right, is one of 19 freshman on this years team.

Women’s soccer team enters the season with high expectations

September 14, 2018

The women’s soccer team has a new coach, and, with 19 freshman, expectations for the upcoming season are hig...

Freshman middle blocker Taryn Oberle sets up for a kill. Oberle is one of seven freshman who bring new talent and promise to the team.

Women’s volleyball team is confident heading into conference play

September 14, 2018

After a 6-4 start to the season, the women's volleyball team is looking to continue their momentum into...

Straw ban solves a small problem and causes a big ruckus

A new bill would ban restaurants from giving out plastic straws to customers unless requested.

Max Connor, Connection Staff

September 8, 2018

A bill introduced by California Assemblyman Ian Calderon, D-Whittier, which aims at reducing the use ...

District and campus to revise polices and procedures on sexual harassment

Max Connor and Dario Lizarraga

April 12, 2018

In the wake of a report that a student was sexually harassed by a Cosumnes River College counselor, officials at the Los Rios Community College District and campus are looking to revise their policies and procedures around dealing with cases of sexual harassment as well as make the resources available more visible. Prior...

People stand in silence on the steps of the Capitol during National School Walkout.

Students and legislators take part in walkout at State Capitol

March 15, 2018

Nearly 300 people including members of the California State Legislature, their staff and citizens young...

One of the featured portraits by Margarita Chaplinska titled

New ‘Inspirational Encounters’ art exhibit showcases local artists

March 12, 2018

The new art exhibit on campus titled “Inspirational Encounters” featured more than 25 paintings from...

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