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TCS: Sterling only part of a bigger problem

TCS: Sterling only part of a bigger problem

April 29, 2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling made waves when TMZ released audio of racist comments he made. Essentially...

Sophomore outfielder Jessica Venturelli, in her pink uniform for the days breast cancer awareness drive, dives for home base in an attempt to tie the score against the American River College Beavers sophomore catcher Jordyn Bradley on April 19. Venturelli was called out, and the Hawks lost the second game of their double header against ARC, 5-4.

Crowd sees pink and red in Hawks and Beavers doubleheader

April 21, 2014

The Susan G. Koman foundation estimated that in 2014 over 40,000 women and 430 men will die from breast...

The Cheap Seats: What to do with Johnny Manziel

The Cheap Seats: What to do with Johnny Manziel

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

He’s too hot headed, he has durability issues, he’s too small and he doesn’t fit the mold. Those...

Madness is for March

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

It’s that time of year again, the ides of March are upon us. A month where average men become heroes and heroes become legends. No, it’s not “The Hunger Games,” which admittedly I have no idea what month that takes place, the competition I am referring to may even be more entertaining than the latter spectacle. It’s...

MLB: New Year, Old Faces in playoffs

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

While the temperature starts to rise and the smell of fresh cut grass begins to fill the air, it can only mean one thing: baseball season. This year’s Major League Baseball season is starting like every other, with hopes of big league grandeur, but of course only one team gets to hoist the Commissioner’s trophy ...

Michael Sam celebrating after a team victory.

Michael Sam: Media must be more responsible

February 28, 2014

Former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam made headlines on Feb. 9, when he announced he ...

Sacramento’s new pro soccer team holds training camp at CRC

Sacramento Republic FC held their first scrimmage against Sacramento State University at CRC on Feb. 25.

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

While Sacramento’s new professional soccer team waits to see if a new sports facility at Cal Expo will be the...

It's time the extra point goes away

It’s time the extra point goes away

February 12, 2014

Quick, let’s make a bet. A bet in which the odds of you winning is 99.5 percent and the odds of the ...

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...

Now is the time for CRC football

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

December 12, 2013

The band, the atmosphere, the tailgating, all things that are in Cosumnes River College’s reach, but sadly aren’t a reality. With the recent renovation of CRC’s stadium, complete with turf, additional seating and of course decked out in the blue and orange of CRC, questions have surfaced about the use of it. While ...

Sophomore midfielder Kaylyn Toyama takes a free kick and sends the ball sailing into the top-right corner of the goal in Cosumnes River College's playoff game against Santa Rosa Junior College on Nov. 26. Toyama's goal was the only goal scored in the game.

Clutch free kick leads Hawks’ playoff win over Santa Rosa

November 27, 2013

With the lights of the Cosumnes River College Stadium beaming down onto the turf, the Hawks battled the c...

CRC photographers capture scenes from couples’ big day

Chad Gianotti Sr. and Cassandra Hamm share a first kiss after the wedding ceremony provided for them, as photographers capture the shot on Nov. 16.

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

November 25, 2013

In the dimly-lit Chapel of Sacramento’s Westminster Presbyterian Church, Chad Gianotti, wearing a bl...

         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...

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...

Action needs to be taken to end NFL showboating

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

October 29, 2013

Win at all costs. It’s what children hear when they grow up playing sports, and it’s what our favorite athletes hear every day. But when is simply beating someone not enough? For players in the National Football League, that question seems to be put in the back of their minds, along with their maturity. In the Monday...

CRC adjunct counselor Mike Tavares presents Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson with a gift, a collage of photos, in Sacramento City Hall on Jan. 30.

Adjunct counselor starts grassroots group

October 17, 2013

Proudly boasting a black Sacramento Kings shirt, Cosumnes River College adjunct counselor Mike Tavares...

The NFL has a chance to get it right, but probably won’t

The NFL has a chance to get it right, but probably won't

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

Chiefs, Braves, Warriors and Redskins. All names that are used when representing our favorite sports...

Grading the graders?

April 28, 2013

California Community Colleges leaders unveiled a new Student Success Scorecard on April 9 that will allow stude...

For college athletes, time is on their side

Zach Hannigan, Editor In Chief

April 26, 2013

It’s become an increasingly important question for elite college athletes over the last few years. Should I stay in college to better my craft and risk injury or go pro and make some money, but risk having a shorter career? According to the NCAA, only 1.7 percent of college football players will ever take a snap profess...

Piecing together a history of Old Sacramento

Zach Hannigan, Editor In Chief

April 13, 2013

In a tucked away classroom on the southeast end of campus, Cosumnes River College anthropology major Marcos Martinez picks up a ceramic artifact, studies it and places it into a plastic bag. Martinez, 20, picks up his Sharpie and starts writing on the bag, cataloging it for future reference. He and a few other select students...

Students get chance to have their voice heard in upcoming elections

Zach Hannigan, Editor In Chief

April 8, 2013

The Associated Students of Cosumnes River College yearly elections are set to take place on April 16 and 17. Polls will be held in the Admissions and Records lobby area from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. “These elections are for the students, so it’s important that they come out and vote,” said faculty coordinator of campus life Win...

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