The American River Current

Matthew Peirson
Matthew is in his second semester with the Current, serving now as the co-sports editor. He hopes to earn an AA in journalism at American River College and transfer to a four-year college to pursue his ultimate goal of being in broadcast journalism.

Matthew Peirson, Co-Sports Editor

May 05, 2016
Update: Student Senate President witnessed altercation, placed call to Los Rios police dispatcher (Story)
May 02, 2016
ASB Notebook: Senate purchases Surface Pro 4’s for itself, CAEB plans end-of-year celebration (Story)
May 01, 2016
Suspect wanted for indecent exposure near ARC campus (Story)
Apr 29, 2016
Junior college coach: beyond the gridirion (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
Sac City slams its way to 7-3 win over ARC (Story)
Apr 19, 2016
Update: Students involved in sexual assault claim may have known each other (Story)
Apr 08, 2016
Opinion: Think before you document (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Los Rios crime log refreshed, updated after six weeks (Story)
Mar 31, 2016
Opinion: College is your choice, don’t expect a handout (Story)
Mar 15, 2016
Anti-abortion group visits ARC (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Twin brothers, one a former ARC student, arraigned on murder charges (Story)
Mar 03, 2016
Gas pipe leak prompts brief evacuation of ARC Natomas Center (Story)
Mar 01, 2016
Two brothers, one an ARC student, arrested in stabbing of mother, stepfather (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Opinion: California should be appreciated for what it really is (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
Artists breathe life into condemned Hotel Marshall (Story)
Feb 20, 2016
Butte starting pitcher’s complete game shutout sinks ARC (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
Online crime logs unavailable as website is updated (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
ARC falls in extras, drops to 0-2 (Story)
Jan 30, 2016
Additional screenings for tuberculosis to take place next week (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Emotions run high as ARC blows lead to Sac City (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
ARC baseball ready for opening day, upcoming season (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Students dive into new places to study (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
ARC runs out of gas in fourth quarter, loses to Sierra (Story)
Jan 24, 2016
Sports preview rally recognizes athlete achievements (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
Volleyball team bonds through season a midst changes (Story)
Nov 24, 2015
Opinion: ARC should install LED lights (Story)
Nov 24, 2015
Linebacker Kunaszyk named NorCal League Defensive Player of the Year (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
ARC loses in overtime as last play goes Delta’s way (Story)
Nov 18, 2015
ARC excited to play one last game together (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
ARC student diagnosed with active tuberculosis (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Visually impaired staff member recounts cane-breaking incident (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Faces of war: Mahjabeen Zazai (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Sacramento a gathering spot for refugees seeking new opportunity (Story)
Oct 30, 2015
ARC volleyball player moves from Alaska to California for the love of the game (Story)
Oct 30, 2015
Opinion: Students must be active in their approach for success (Story)
Oct 30, 2015
Liberal Arts Building to be replaced as Student Services construction nears completion (Story)
Oct 27, 2015
Offense comes together, defense shines in complete game for ARC (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
ARC volleyball bests Cosumnes, improves to 16-5 (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Notebook: Running game taking the lead for team’s offense as league play begins (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
ARC football wins first league game (Story)
Oct 10, 2015
Former ARC student arrested for threatening to attack the campus claims innocence (Story)
Oct 09, 2015
ARC student arrested for threat against school, police say (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
Required well testing soaks athletic fields despite drought (Story)
Sep 28, 2015
ARC flips script of 2014 NorCal Championship in thrilling rematch (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
ARC looks to rebound against 0-1 De Anza (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
Team says practice habits need improvement after blowout loss (Story)
Sep 04, 2015
Arrest made in connection with shooting at Sacramento City College (Story)
Sep 04, 2015
Scott and Zari impress in scrimmage as team prepares for season opener (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
ARC outlasts Hartnell 3-2 in come-from-behind win (Story)
Aug 26, 2015
Photo of the Day: Aug. 25, 2015 (Story)
Jul 23, 2015
Football team begins preparation for 2015 season, Osterhout’s second (Story)
May 20, 2015
Osterhout pulls coach from UC Davis to lead defensive backs at ARC (Story/Media)
May 08, 2015
Yokoyama’s first place finish in 1-meter dive leads ARC at state championships (Story)
May 05, 2015
Baseball team shows marked improvement despite just missing playoffs (Story)
May 05, 2015
Opinion: Rape is unacceptable, regardless of who you are (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
New coach brings winning ways, wealth of experience to ARC (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
Five of six diving team members to compete in state swim championships (Story)
Apr 24, 2015
Playoff hopes dwindle as DVC jumps on ARC early (Story)
Apr 22, 2015
Baseball’s offense gets back on track with 4-1 win in game one of critical series (Story)
Apr 20, 2015
Notebook: Clean sweep needed in season’s final week to claim playoff spot (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
Balmain dominant as ARC pushes for playoff spot (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
ARC defeats Sierra in series opener as Gunter rolls (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Baseball, softball rained out today, rescheduled for later this week (Story)
Mar 27, 2015
Cosumnes jumps on Broadbent early, ARC drops sixth straight (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Four-run seventh dooms ARC after rocket base hit (Story)
Mar 24, 2015
Notebook: Team mired in losing streak during brutal stretch of schedule (Story)
Mar 24, 2015
Late comeback attempt falls just short as SJDC sweeps series (Story)
Mar 20, 2015
Osterhout recalls his time with Suh (Story)
Mar 18, 2015
Gunter good, SJDC’s Leeper a little better in 8-5 ARC loss (Story)
Mar 17, 2015
ARC’s pitching, defense falters in 13-5 loss at Sac City (Story)
Mar 13, 2015
Offense explodes for ARC in 12-1 baseball win Thursday (Story)
Mar 11, 2015
ARC extends road winning streak to seven with come from behind win at Sac City (Story)
Mar 09, 2015
ARC clobbered by Cosumnes River College in 8-2 loss (Story)
Mar 09, 2015
Baseball Notebook: ARC looking for consistency as it begins conference play (Story)
Mar 06, 2015
Men’s basketball rebounds from Giorgi’s second-worst season in 17-year tenure (Story)
Mar 05, 2015
ARC wins fifth straight on the road at Modesto, 2-1 (Story)
Mar 03, 2015
ARC unable to score late, falls to Diablo Valley College 6-4 (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
ARC’s men’s basketball team eliminated from playoffs (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
Women’s basketball flops in final game of the season (Story)
Feb 26, 2015
ARC takes big lead early, holds on to defeat Solano (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
ARC falls to San Joaquin Delta College (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
As season winds down, so does time between player and coach (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
Amtgard club members go to war outside student center (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Notebook: Team at .500 mark through 10 games (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Men’s basketball will play Foothill College in the playoffs (Story)
Feb 23, 2015
Men’s basketball reaches playoffs, will host play-in game against Foothill College Wednesday (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
Softball wins first game of season as Albert goes the distance (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
Big second, sixth innings by Feather River College become ARC’s downfall in loss (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
Cross Country Coach rides consistency to sustained success (Story)
Feb 13, 2015
Four-run rally in eighth propels ARC to second victory (Story)
Feb 10, 2015
Notebook: Lopsided scores denote baseball team’s slow start (Story)
Feb 10, 2015
Notebook: ARC’s men’s basketball team back on the rise despite recent struggles (Story)
Feb 07, 2015
Four ARC players head to Division I schools (Story)
Feb 06, 2015
Softball team falls 10-6 in season opener at Solano Community College in error-filled game (Story)
Feb 05, 2015
It’s time to bring the “community” back to community college (Story)
Feb 05, 2015
ARC cashes in on Shasta College errors, winning 9-1 for its first victory (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
ARC’s women’s team wins 64-59 in overtime after controversial ending to regulation (Story)
Feb 03, 2015
ARC succumbs to West Valley after giving up five runs in second inning (Story)
Jan 23, 2015
Men’s basketball snaps two-game losing streak (Story)
Jan 22, 2015
Trio of turnovers dooms ARC in 52-48 loss (Story)
Dec 10, 2014
Volleyball team keeps head held high despite ending its season with a loss (Story)
Dec 05, 2014
Students face challenges from heavy rainfall (Story)
Dec 01, 2014
Volleyball team rallies in final two games to defeat Fresno City College, starts playoffs 2-0 (Story)
Nov 27, 2014
Northern California title at stake as football team travels to San Francisco (Story)
Nov 26, 2014
ARC running back Deon Ransom runs his team to victory (Story)
Nov 26, 2014
Women’s basketball: Shasta rolls down the stretch, keeps ARC winless (Story)
Nov 19, 2014
Psychologists visit campus to discuss career paths (Story)
Nov 07, 2014
ARC falls to Santa Rosa Junior College, 1-0 (Story)
Oct 03, 2014
Student Services Construction: What is the Impact on You? (Story)
Oct 02, 2014
Head to Head: Should ARC be Hosting a Beer-Related College Hour? (Story)
Sep 26, 2014
ARC hosts Tools of Trade for Future Success (Story/Media)
Sep 12, 2014
A Football Lifer: in Commitment and Mindset (Story)
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