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Hawks end regular season with loss to Delta, prepare to head into postseason

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014

Heading into the last game of the regular season, the Cosumnes River College Hawks were tied for second place in the Big 8 Conference. San Joaquin Delta College came to Conway Field to try and best the Hawks and take an undisputed first place position in the Big 8 on April 26. The Hawks’ star pitcher Kyle Von Ruden, who...

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...

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...

Actor Chris Hemsworth, who played the lead character in “Thor,” attended the Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con and fielded fan questions from
the audience on March 9. It was the first convention of its type in Sacramento.

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

March 16, 2014

At first glance, one would probably not place the label of geek or nerd upon 23-year-old Katherine Ze...

Freshman pitcher brings new energy to softball team

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.

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

Going into the current season, Cosumnes River College softball head coach Kristy Schroeder said that the...

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman in 2012.

TCS: Sportsmanship lost upon Richard Sherman

February 2, 2014

January 19 marked the day where I stopped caring about the current football season, or so I thought. ...

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...

Then-freshman pitcher Jessica Venturelli slides safely on to second base in the Feb. 9 game against Solano College. Venturelli is one of the few players from the 2013 season expected to return for 2014.

Three sophomores and a crop of young talent look to lead softball team into playoffs

December 7, 2013

Near the end of the 2013 softball season, the Hawks were in a dire situation. In order to make it to postse...

Cosumnes River College freshman midfielder Kylie Forbes walks off the field as Foothill College celebrates, after CRC was eliminated in the third round of the playoffs on Nov. 30. The Hawks lost the game 2-1, after a goal in stoppage time from Foothill.

Hawks’ playoff run ends in stunner versus Foothill

December 3, 2013

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team squared off against the Foothill College Owls, both...

David Haskins, Alexander Stallings, Edward A. Woodward and Dante Scott Raposa portray the characters of Al, Gene, Jonesy and Ziggy, respectively, during a practice scene before the dress rehearsal of the play

Jazz music and family at center of ‘Side Man’

November 16, 2013

As the lights went down in the Black Box Theater, a crowded audience waited for the opening scene of the...

One year later: What Proposition 30 is funding

Zach Hannigan and Stephan Starnes

November 4, 2013

With the passage of Proposition 30 in the 2012 November elections, California saw an increase in sales tax of a quarter of a cent and an increase in income tax on those earning more than $250,000 annually for the next seven years Some of that extra funding from the added tax was slated to go to California community colleges to “p...

Cosumnes River College freshman goalkeeper Anna Brown looks on as her team battles Sierra College under the lights of CRC Stadium on Oct. 11. Brown, who had five saves in the 1-0 loss, led her team to the third round of the state playoffs.

Freshman goalkeeper stands tall in front of the net

October 17, 2013

The one quality that stands out about the goalkeeper of the Hawks’ women soccer team is “her fearl...

CRC freshman defender Selina Barbosa goes up for a header while being contended by Diablo Valley College freshman defender Desiree Mesa on Oct. 4. The Hawks and the Vikings were locked in a defensive struggle all game long.

Women’s soccer shutout by conference rival at home

October 8, 2013

Going into Friday, the Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team was undefeated in conference play, follow...

Athlete balances full schedule, two sports

Sophomore setter and opposite hitter Laura Villano practices serving in a team practice scrimmage on Oct. 1. Villano plays for both the volleyball and softball teams at Cosumnes River College.

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

October 6, 2013

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

New garage opens on campus

Bobby Bishop, Staff Writer

October 5, 2013

Students and faculty were provided with expanded parking choices this summer when the new parking structure was completed. This $32.5 million five-level parking garage,funded by Regional Transit as part of the Blue Line light rail extension to Cosumnes River College, has more than 2,000 parking spaces as well as an electric...

Lone goal seals Santa Rosa’s win over the Hawks

Freshman midfielder Ander Saez tries to keep the ball away from a group of Santa Rosa Junior College defenders in the Hawks' Sept. 25 home game. Through the first half of the game, the Hawks drove the ball into SRJC territory but could not capitalize with a goal.

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 29, 2013

The conference opener is an important game, no matter which sport you are playing. The Cosumnes River C...

Faculty, Board of Trustee members, and various guests tour the newly opened Winn Center for Architecture and Construction after its official dedication on Aug. 23.

Welcome to the Winn Center

September 25, 2013

This semester, students taking classes in photography, pharmacy technology, construction and architecture,...

Hawks remain undefeated coming out of weekend tournament

Cosumnes River College Hawks' sophomore forward Darrien Parker attempts to hit the ball into the goal in the game against Yuba City College on Sept. 8. While he was unsuccessful, the Hawks went on to score their first goal of the game moments later.

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

Spectators huddled under the minimal shade of umbrellas with the noon sun directly overhead as the Hawks...

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

May 12, 2013

“To be able to keep players after you have a bad season tells you that they still had a good experience...

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

May 12, 2013

Attendance has shown that anthropology is a popular class to take for fulfilling general education requirements....

Proposed bill could increase fees for certain classes

Proposed bill could increase fees for certain classes

Stephan Starnes, [email protected]

May 11, 2013

Last year, Santa Monica College tried to implement a two-tiered system of class offerings to students,...

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