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ARC women’s volleyball season bumped to spring 2021

The American River College women’s volleyball team, which won the state championship in 2018, fought hard to try and retain its position through 2019. Players and their supporting faculty are hoping to hit the ground running next year. (Photo by Emily Mello)
Despite COVID-19 and campus lockdowns, the team is ready to hit the court
November 24, 2020

The American River College women’s volleyball team entered the 2019 season as defending state champions. Though there were some stumbles during the early weeks of the season, with the team losing four...

Getting recruited means more than excelling in the sport; ARC coaches speak about scouting that perfect fit

American River College running back Julie Leslie attempts to maneuver around a Laney College defensive back to score a touchdown. The game happened on Sept. 20, 2019, at ARC football field. (Photo by Emily Mello)
April 1, 2020

American River College’s recruiting process for athletes requires coaches and staff members to dig into high schools and also around the district, to find who could fit better on the team and what specific...

ARC volleyball team crushes Folsom Lake College

The American River College women’s volleyball team, which won the state championship in 2018, fought hard to try and retain its position through 2019. Players and their supporting faculty are hoping to hit the ground running next year. (Photo by Emily Mello)
December 11, 2019

The American River College women's volleyball team will travel to Chula Vista for the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) state championship after defeating Folsom Lake College to...

ARC volleyball victorious in first round of Norcal Regional Championship

American River College volleyball player Allison Linder celebrates with her teammates during the first round of the CCCAA Norcal Regional Championships in a home match versus Solano Community College. ARC won the match 3-1. (Photo by Emily Mello)
November 27, 2019

The American River College volleyball team emerged victorious in the first round of the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Norcal Regional Championships on Nov. 26, defeating Solano...

ARC volleyball finishes another successful season

American River Volleyball -- pictured here at the quarterfinals of the CCCAA State Championship Tournament in November, 2018 -- closed out another successful season this year and will play their first post-season game on Nov. 26, 2019. (Photo by Jennah Booth)
November 25, 2019

The volleyball team at American River College has had yet another successful season, ranking fourth in California and third in Northern California. Their current overall record for the season is 21-7.  ARC...

Multi-sport athlete balances life at ARC

American River College athlete Rachel Harvell  balances playing volleyball and softball at ARC. Harvell enjoys playing both sports as it brings a challenge to herself. (Photo by Ashley Hayes-Stone)
February 11, 2019

It's all a balancing act. Many college freshmen are tasked with having to adjust to the pacing of their new courses, but athletes are also trying to figure it out in-between practice and games. From...

ARC volleyball takes CCCAA State Championship

The American River College volleyball team celebrates their 3-1 win against El Camino College in the quaterfinals of the CCCAA State Chmpionship tournament at Solano College on Nov. 30, 2018. ARC moved on to place first in the tournament. (Photo by Jennah Booth)
December 4, 2018

For the first time in the team’s history, the American River College’s women’s volleyball team took first place in the California Community College Athletics Association State Championships over...

Volleyball team evens the score with San Joaquin Delta

ARC vollyball players Erin Fogarty and Kaitlin Meyer rush for the ball during a game against San Joaquin Delta College on Nov. 9, 2016. (Photo by Lidya Grib)
November 10, 2016

The American River volleyball team got even with San Joaquin Delta (SJD) by dominating them in straight sets on Wednesday. At their last meeting, American River lost a close match in full sets, 3-2,...

Beavers winning streak snapped by Sac City in Dig Pink game

Outside Hitter Dani Schoen gets ready to spike the ball during the Dig Pink game against Sacramento City College on Oct. 19. Arc lost 3-1. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)
October 25, 2016

At the Dig Pink game for breast cancer awareness, the volleyball team suffered a tough loss to Sacramento City College on Friday, ending their three-game win streak and dropping them to 12-8 on the season. ARC...

ARC volleyball blows past Modesto

Freshman Kylie Villarreal gets ready to call out a chant to her teammates during the Volleyball game against MJC on Sep. 28. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)
October 3, 2016

The American River College volleyball team defeated the Modesto Pirates in straight sets, 3-0, in home game Wednesday night. “It was a team who we had an opportunity to take care of business against,...

ARC women’s volleyball spikes Santa Rosa 3-0

ARC’s women's volleyball team celebrates after they make another score against SRJC on Sept. 24. ARC won 3-0. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)
September 27, 2016

The ARC women’s volleyball team played host to Santa Rosa but were far from hospitable with them as ARC beat the Bear Cubs 3-0, improving their record to 8-5. Katelyn Meyer showed amazing hustle making...

Women’s volleyball team looks for more success with new coach

New American River college women’s volleyball head coach Carson Lowden explains a new signto her players during a team practice on Aug. 25 at ARC. Lowden’s first game in charge is on Aug. 26 against Lassen College. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)
August 30, 2016

By Mack Ervin III, Mike Yun and Lao Broadway American River College’s women’s volleyball team is feeling upbeat and confident after winning their opening two games against Lassen College and Porterville...

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