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ARC hosts the Big 8 Swim Invite

Women's swim teams from eight community colleges across northern California, push off the block for their first time trials of the Big 8 swim invite on March 15 at ARC.  (Photo by Cecilia Castillo Juarez

Jennah Booth

March 29, 2018

Eight California community college swim teams met at American River College for the 2018 Big 8 Invite on March 16. Swimmers from Santa Rosa Junior College, San Joaquin Delta College, Diablo Valley College and other local community colleges competed in 30 different swimming and diving events. Diab...

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...

Yokoyama’s first place finish in 1-meter dive leads ARC at state championships

Yokoyama’s first place finish in 1-meter dive leads ARC at state championships

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Peirson

May 8, 2015

Four of American River College’s five divers placed in the top 10 in at least one of four diving competitions held during the state Swim and Dive Championships from April 30 to May 2. Of ARC’s six diving team members, five qualified to compete in the state championships out of a total of 17 divers from commu...

Five of six diving team members to compete in state swim championships

Five of six diving team members to compete in state swim championships

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Peirson

April 28, 2015

Five of the 16 members from diving teams across California community colleges that will complete in the state Swim and Dive Championships are from American River College. Courtney Mathews, Javier Salcedo, Carson Marin, Jared Saldate and Zachary Yokoyama all qualified for the event, which runs from...

Photo gallery: Five dive team athletes qualify for State Championships

Photo gallery: Five dive team athletes qualify for State Championships

Cheyenne Drury and Cheyenne Drury

April 24, 2015

  Five American River College dive athletes including Courtney Matthews, Zachary Yokoyama, Carson Marin, Javier Salcedo and Jared Saldate qualified for State Championships. They will be compete at East Los Angeles College April 30 through May 3. ...

Photo Gallery: Big 8 swim Invite

Cheyenne Drury and Cheyenne Drury

March 13, 2015

[slideshow_deploy id='17163']   The men and women's swim teams competed in the Big 8 Invite today.

Spring sports programs close out seasons

Spring sports programs close out seasons

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

May 9, 2014

Many of the American River College spring sports teams are wrapping up their seasons with some making their way to the playoffs. Others are sadly packing it in until next season. The men’s baseball team lost its final home game of the season with a disappointing 11-0 loss to Diablo Valley College....

Fourth place finish for both swim teams

Fourth place finish for both swim teams

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

May 9, 2014

The American River College men’s and women’s swim teams both finished in fourth place at the Big 8 Championships. The women’s team finished the meet with 424.5 points and fell behind third place Sierra College, second place Diablo Valley College and first place Santa Rosa Junior College, who...

Big 8 championships for men’s swim

Big 8 championships for men's swim

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

April 25, 2014

The American River College men’s swim team competed in the Big 8 Conference championships this weekend, in the third straight year they have made an appearance. The team finished third in the conference in 2013, breaking the 400 medley relay record with a time of 3 minutes 30.23 seconds, a record...

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