ARC baseball team defeated 1-0 by Los Rios rivals


Barbara Harvey and Thalia Avila, Scene Editor and Designer, respectively
March 17, 2014

An RBI double in the top of the sixth inning by Sacramento City College’s designated hitter Alex Muzzi was the lone run in American River College’s 1-0 loss to Sac City at Friday’s baseball game. ARC head coach Doug Jumelet felt that good pitching prevented ARC from getting hits. “Neither... Read more »

ARC baseball loses to West Valley 8-0 in season opener

The American River College baseball team lost 8-0 in their home opener against West Valley College

Kameron Schmid, Sports Editor
January 31, 2014

In the first game of its new season, the American River College baseball team lost 8-0 at home Thursday afternoon to the West Valley College Vikings . The team was hoping for a better start to its season than a shutout after finishing last season with an 11-25 record. Vikings starting pitcher Tim Emory... Read more »

Ballers, Britches, and Buttondowns: From Cotton to Cool

Brooke Purves and Ed Gebing, Copy Chief and Sports Editor
December 17, 2013

“I used to wear a uniform just like that,” said American River College basketball coach Mark Giorgi when showed a 1980 picture of former ARC basketball players wearing close-fitting short shorts. Uniforms for nearly every sport played at ARC have undergone some change in the last 30 or 40 years,... Read more »

Local legend relieved of coaching duties by The Reds


Ed Gebing, Sports Editor
October 4, 2013

Former American River College baseball player, Major League Baseball coach Dusty Baker was released from his managerial duties by the Cincinnati Reds after losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National League wild-card game. Baker had coached the Reds since the 2008 season. During his time with the... Read more »

Jason Fletcher


Jessica Maynard, Sports Editor
April 24, 2013

With bases loaded and two outs, the opposing team’s cleanup hitter steps up to the plate. He stands on the mound with a distinct tattoo, peeking out from under the left sleeve of his jersey, lips pursed as he shakes off a signal from his catcher; he negates a few more before he and the catcher finally... Read more »

Beavers Baseball takes on Division rival Wolverines


Jessica Maynard, Staff Writer
May 2, 2012

The American River College baseball team concluded a three game series against divisional rival Sierra College after falling 9-1 on April 21. Saturday’s game at Beaver Field brought out 85 spectators, most of whom were family and friends of the visiting Wolverines. The crowd’s cheering provided a... Read more »

Catching up with ARC’s man behind the plate

Jessica Maynard, Staff Writer
April 18, 2012

Sophomore catcher Tyler Eppler has not only brought a defensive presence to the American River College baseball team, he has also been a focal point of leadership on a team consisting of mainly freshman. Eppler’s versatile catching style has brought confidence to a young bullpen. When asked how Eppler... Read more »

Pitching woes early concerns

Jessica Maynard, Staff Writer
February 8, 2012

As the American River College baseball season begins, the team looks to build upon last season’s power-hitting performance and solve their pitching troubles. For the Beavers it signifies the thirteenth season coach Doug Jumelet has been in charge of the team. Despite finishing with a less-than-ideal... Read more »

Grant Donnelly memorialized for his many years of managing ARC baseball

Carla Manes, Staff Writer
September 14, 2011

American River College baseball manager Grant Price Donnelly, with his family by his side, passed away from liver disease on June 20, 2011. He was 80. His family held a memorial service July 9 at Arcade Church, where family, friends, colleagues, and past players honored him with stories and memories... Read more »