The American River Current

Continuing their winning ways

Continuing their winning ways

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

September 8, 2013

The No. 9 ranked Junior College in the nation, American River College, opened their 2013 campaign on the road at Monterey Peninsula College Saturday, Sept. 6 at 6 p.m. The Beavers were looking to bounce back from a disappointing loss to end the 2012 season versus San Francisco State Community College...

Sports updates 5-07-2013

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

May 8, 2013

Men’s Sports Baseball: In the final game of the season, the team lost at home 8-3 to division rival Diablo Valley College. The team finished with an overall record of 11-25 and 6-18 in conference. Golf: Freshman Colten Passey will be competing for the individual state championships at the Rancho C...

Track stars possess the qualities to win

(Front to back): Shawn Simms, Will Reyes, Derek Woodard, Matt Lozancich, Walter Finney, Kenny Andri pose for a photo on April 30 on the American River College Campus. (Photo by Daniel Romandia)

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

May 8, 2013

The American River College men’s track and field team is gearing up for the California State Championships, led by a group of quality athletes.  When it comes to building a championship contender, talent doesn’t win titles, chemistry does. Fortunately for the ARC men’s track and field team, th...

Jason Fletcher

Baseball star copes with injury, loss and heartache on the field. (Photo by Jenn Schopfer)

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

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...

Sports Briefs 4-23-2013

ARC’s Tennis player Kevin Valentine in a match during the Big 8 North Conference Tournament hosted at ARC on April 5 and 6. Photo by Emily K. Rabasto

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

April 24, 2013

Men’s Baseball – With two games left in the regular season, the men look to shake up the NorCal championship bracket. The men play at Cosumnes River College on April 25 at 2:30 p.m. and finish the regular season at home versus Diablo Valley College on April 26 at 2:30 p.m. Golf – The men’s ...

Broken police call box raises concerns about personal security amongst students

Broken police call box raises concerns about personal security amongst students

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

April 3, 2013

An increase in college crime has brought awareness to students who no longer feel safe and secure on campus. There has been a recent hike in campus crime across the United States, including at American River College. Last Nov., a woman was being taken from campus at knifepoint and was sexually assaulte...

Sports Updates 4-03-2013

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

April 3, 2013

Men’s Baseball – The team improved to 3-9 in conference and 8-16 overall after beating division rival Cosumnes River College twice during a three game series Sophomore pitcher Jason Fletcher took the mound for the fourth time this season. On April 6, the Beavers will host division rival Sacrame...

Amor serves up an ace

Photo by Emily K. Rabasto

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

March 13, 2013

After receiving many accolades last season, Andrew Amor knows he still has room to improve in order to get to where he wants to be. Any team that has achieved greatness has a player who motivates his teammates, a player who can spark fight in his teammates when they are down, a player who fights f...

Sports briefs 3-13-2013

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

March 13, 2013

Men’s Sports Baseball: After sustaining multiple injuries to many key players, the baseball team is finally getting healthy. Led by sophomores Andrew Lojewski, who leads the Big 8 division in RBIs with 19 and is third in batting average with .433, Nick Derminjian, third in ERA with 1.35, and Jas...

Love and basketball

Photo by Emily K. Rabasto

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

February 27, 2013

The relationship between ARC basketball player Chris Carvin and his mother, who’s been there through his success and triumphs. Being a single mother can be challenging, especially when it comes to finding time to spend with your children. Often, mothers will be grateful to share a few moments with the...

Modesto hits Beavers’ dam

Simba Barratti stretches out to return a serve in his singles match versus Modesto Junior College player Xavier Lopez Feb. 12. Barratti went on to win the match (6-0, 6-0). (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

February 14, 2013

After showcasing a dominate performance in their first match of the season by beating Reedely College (7-2) the Northern California State ranked No. 3 American River College men’s tennis team took to the court to face Big 8 South rival Modesto Junior College on Feb. 12. The men’s team won all eight...

Cheap date ideas for your special someone

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

February 13, 2013

Dinner and a movie are typically the norm for dates. With these unique date ideas, you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable night. Horse Drawn Carriage Ride – This date will give you a new perspective on the city. Grab a thermos and a blanket and cuddle up in the back of a horse drawn carriage togeth...

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