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Classified vs. Faculty Softball game set for April 29

American River College is hosting a classified vs. faculty softball game on April 29 to allow a chance for them to meet with and collaborate with each other away from their typical roles. (Photo by Kyle Elsasser)

Sharriyona Platt

April 26, 2016

In the spirit of collaboration and camaraderie, American River College is hosting a classified staff vs. faculty softball game, bringing the school’s community together to associate in an atmosphere other than working. The game will be held on April 29 on the ARC softball field at 11 a.m. Clas...

ARC softball team splits doubleheader in home finale

American River College shortstop Sara Cater prepares to swing during a game against Diablo Valley College on April 23, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-6. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

April 25, 2016

American River College’s softball team played its final two home games on Saturday, splitting a doubleheader with Diablo Valley College. DVC won the first game by the score of 2-0 with Vikings third baseman Bailey Simmons getting three hits and scoring a run, while the other run was scored by shorts...

Rough patch of games plagues ARC Softball

American River College infielder Alexandra Pudlo stares down a pitch thrown during a game against Napa Valley College on Mar. 1, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-3. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

March 28, 2016

After a strong start to the season, American River College’s softball team has hit a tough stretch of games which leaves them at 16-10 on the season. The team started 14-4 after a 11-1 win against Yuba on Mar. 8, but then lost four straight games to Merced, Sierra and a double header to Sacrament...

ARC’s softball team looks to conference play after win against Napa Valley

American River College outfielder Stephanie Scott warms up before stepping to the plate in a game against Napa Valley College on Mar. 1, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-3. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Jordan Schauberger

March 3, 2016

A late offensive burst led American River College’s softball team to a 7-3 win over Napa Valley College on Tuesday. After a quick start to the game, where ARC scored four runs in the first two innings, the Beavers struggled to score in the middle innings despite consistently getting runners on ba...

Confident ARC softball team beats Lassen 6-3

American River college catcher Katie Kapler prepares to swing at a ball during a game against Lassen College at ARC on Thursday Feb. 25, 2016. ARC won 6-3. (Photo by Jordan Schauberger)

Mack Ervin III

February 26, 2016

A four run 6th inning lifted American River College’s softball team to a win over Lassen College at home on Thursday, and pushed the team to 10 wins on the season. After a somewhat slow start to the game, ARC got the scoring started when Sara Cater scored in the 3rd inning after a double hit by...

Sports preview rally recognizes athlete achievements

American River College's women's softball team is recognized for the team's various achievements, during the ARC athletics season preview on Friday.
(Photo by Tyler Jackson)

Matthew Peirson

January 24, 2016

American River College’s Athletics Department held a season preview rally Friday spotlighting the 2015 season for fall sports teams and previewing the spring sports season. The rally included recognition of academic achievements for all student athletes who achieved a 3.0 GPA or better during the f...

Softball’s season ends in playoff loss at San Mateo

Softball’s season ends in playoff loss at San Mateo

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

May 6, 2015

For American River College’s softball team, it was a season that began and ended with new faces in the starting rotation. In its season finale, a 13-5 home win over Modesto Junior College, seven of its nine freshmen on the roster started the game. For its season opener, a 10-6 loss at Solano,...

Softball confident heading into playoff series against undefeated San Mateo

Softball confident heading into playoff series against undefeated San Mateo

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

May 1, 2015

American River College’s softball team will open the first round of the playoffs this Saturday with a best of three series at undefeated College of San Mateo (35-0 overall, 16-0 conference). The first game of the series will be Saturday at 2 p.m., with game two Sunday at noon and a third game if...

Softball selected for 2015 playoffs

Softball selected for 2015 playoffs

Kevin Sheridan and Meredith Durham

April 28, 2015

American River College’s softball team has been selected by the California Community College Athletic Association to be the 15th seed in the playoffs. ARC,(20-17), will travel to San Mateo to play the College of San Mateo (35-0) this Saturday at 2 p.m. and this Sunday at noon. A third game will...

ARC crushes Modesto in 13-5 win

ARC crushes Modesto in 13-5 win

Nicholas Corey and Nicholas Corey

April 22, 2015

Megan Esparza’s two-run homer in the fourth inning helped American River College’s softball team coast to a 13-5 victory over Modesto in its season finale, forcing just a five inning game. ARC took a 2-1 advantage in the first inning after a run scored off a single from infielder Emily Butcoff....

For ARC’s Albert, road from ACL tear recovery was more than just rehab

For ARC’s Albert, road from ACL tear recovery was more than just rehab

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

April 15, 2015

When softball pitcher Sharie Albert injured her knee three years ago during practice, she immediately knew something was wrong. Albert, who now pitches for American River College, was preparing for the season opener as a member of the Sierra College team when she turned her knee while practicing sliding...

Baseball, softball rained out today, rescheduled for later this week

Baseball, softball rained out today, rescheduled for later this week

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Peirson

April 7, 2015

American River College’s baseball and softball teams were both rained out today, with the games for each team rescheduled for later this week. The baseball team was originally scheduled to host Santa Rosa Junior College today at 2:30 p.m. The time has now been changed to tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. at...

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