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Athlete recruitment is more than just finding players

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

April 23, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

Cosumnes River College has an array of determined and skilled athletes. However, they didn’t suddenly appear on the fields. CRC coaches work endlessly to recruit athletes that will make the campus shine. Athletic recruiting is defined as any solicitation of an individual, a member of their family, legal guardian or coach...

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

April 22, 2015

Men’s basketball head coach James Giacomazzi announced that he is leaving Cosumnes River College for...

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

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...

Athlete of the Week award highlights student triumphs

Tierra Palumbo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

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...

New faces and time constraints affect men’s tennis team

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

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...

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...

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...

Chemistry could be key for the men’s basketball team this season

Ariel Hevesi, Connection Staff

November 11, 2012

Filed under Sports

Straight out of the gym doors from basketball practice, returning Cosumnes River College men’s basketball player Shauwn Brooks stands both proud and humble as he takes on the leadership role as one of the two returning players of the 2012-2013 team. “We want to win and prove a lot of people wrong,” Brooks said. This...

The gym that almost never was

The gym that almost never was

Zach Hannigan, Connection Staff

October 18, 2012

Filed under Sports

When it opened in 1970, Cosumnes River College didn’t have much to boast about other than being surr...

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