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The American River Current

The student voice of American River College since 1955

The American River Current

The student voice of American River College since 1955

The American River Current

Sports Briefs 10-01-13


Cross Country –The team has been ranked No. 1 in the State for the past 101 weeks.  Sophomore Will Reyes ran a personal best of 19:48 at the Lou Vasquez Invitational Sept. 19.  Reyes has won all races in junior college competition. The next race is Oct. 5 at Beals Point in Folsom at 10 a.m.

Football – American River College traveled to Santa Rosa Junior College Sept. 27 where they kept their unbeaten streak alive with a 55-21 win behind freshman quarterback Jake Bist who threw for five touchdowns. Sophomore wide receiver Tyler Trosin has 10 touchdowns this season. The Beavers will travel to San Francisco Community College for a 1 p.m. matchup of undefeated teams on Oct. 5.

Soccer – Starting 5-1-3 the men are currently ranked No. 6 in the state after tying against De Anza and beating Santa Rosa. Sophomore defender Luis Arce leads the team with five goals and four assists. The next game for the Beavers will be Oct. 4 at home against San Joaquin Delta College at 4 p.m.

Water Polo – Starting off the season 3-5 the men will play their second home conference game of the season against Sierra College on Oct. 9 at 3:30 p.m. On Oct. 11-12 the ARC Tourney, the only tournament the men will host this season, will begin. Time TBA.



Cross Country – At the CSM Crystal Springs Invitational Sept. 27 the women took first place with an average time of 20:03. Sophomore Alexa Lua finished No. 2 and freshman Kandace Compton finished No. 3. The women’s next race is on Oct. 5 at 10:45 a.m. at Beals Point in Folsom.

Golf – Their next match will be the Big 8 Conference #8 hosted by Santa Rosa on Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. The team’s last match at Swenson Park Sept. 24 saw the women finish in sixth place with 408 points. The women are currently ranked No. 8 in the Big 8 conference with 38 points.

Soccer- The ladies have been on a bit of a losing streak, starting out the season 1-6.  Offense has been tough to come by, only scoring three goals so far. Sophomore goalie Hannah Derossett has allowed 12 goals while making 63 saves. Their next home match will be Oct. 4 at 3:30 p.m. against Sierra College followed by another home match Oct. 8 against Santa Rosa College at 3:30 p.m.

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