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Head to Head: Steroids in sports

Head to Head: Steroids in sports

Con- Jessica Maynard A research study done by The Associated Press showed that 7 percent of college athletes from 120 different athletic programs tested positive for steroids. It is widely known around...

Forged transcripts of former American River College running back Devontae Booker cost him a Division I scholarship. (File photo)

Forged transcript costs running back Devontae Booker Division I scholarship

Ed Gebing, Jessica Maynard, Ed Gebing, and Jessica Maynard November 22, 2013

By Ed Gebing and Jessica Maynard Updated on Dec. 10, 2013 at 10:43 am A forged transcript cost former American River College and All-Valley Conference running back Devontae Booker a Division I scholarship,...

American River College defense returns to form in commanding win over Fresno City College

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard November 4, 2013

The No. 1 ranked defense in the state is determined to not allow 27 points on the scoreboard again. The American River College defense held Fresno City College to 0 points, a first down and 31 yards...

I heard a couple of terms thrown around, redemption, and I heard, payback. I think for the 2013 ARC football Beavers it means success and thats what I told them. So lets handle success well, celebrate, and come back because we have five more games. - Jerry Haflich, ARC Football Head Coach

Redemption

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard October 16, 2013

Possibilities grow for undefeated Beavers after routing No. 1 team in state It’s something every athlete hopes for: a chance to prove that he or she is the best on the biggest stage. The past two...

Will Reyes continues strong run

Will Reyes continues strong run

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard October 14, 2013

The California Community College Athletic Association has been awarding standout athletes with the Student Athlete of the Month Award since 2006. Of the 103 sports programs American River has only produced...

Extra classes at a steep price

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard October 14, 2013

Governor Brown signed into law Thursday a bill that will allow select community colleges to charge non-resident fees for additional high-demand classes to be offered during winter and summer intersessions. Assembly...

Victory is sweetest when youve known defeat

Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard October 6, 2013

The No. 3-ranked football team American River College capitalized on five first-half turnovers to top the No. 1-ranked team in the state City College of San Francisco 34-13, Saturday at Rams Stadium in...

Battle of the unbeaten: No. 6 ranked Beavers blow out Santa Rosa Junior College on the road

Battle of the unbeaten: No. 6 ranked Beavers blow out Santa Rosa Junior College on the road

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard September 29, 2013

A total of 48 unanswered points by the No. 6 nationally-ranked team AmericanRiverCollege and a 55-21 on-the-road victory over the No. 23 nationally-ranked team Santa Rosa Junior College Friday Sept. 27...

Going for the kill: ARC volleyball looks to bounce back from a first round exit at the state championships

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard September 25, 2013

As the team looks up in the rankings, the American River College volleyball team can’t help but like the position it’s currently in. As of Sept. 17 the women are ranked No. 10 in the state...

Keep your risk factors to yourself, please. (Photo Illustration by Korbl Klimecki)

Keep your risk factors to yourself, please

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard September 24, 2013

Pregnancy can be a daunting time for any woman, especially when she’s trying to finish her college degree.  The concerns that already run through a pregnant woman’s mind are amplified when she comes...

ARC’s defense shines versus Chabot College as the Beavers’ offense gets lost in the rain

ARC’s defense shines versus Chabot College as the Beavers’ offense gets lost in the rain

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard September 22, 2013

The American River College 33-13 win over the Chabot College Gladiators Saturday was a defensive juggernaut featuring a combined total of 7 turnovers and a safety. Despite the offensive woes sustained...

A motorcycle parked between cars on August 29, 2013. According to Los Rios Police Department policy, Motorcycles may not park in regular vehicle spaces. ARC has motorcycle parking in lots A, C and G. (Photo by Alex Panasenko)

A spot of their own

Ed Gebing and Jessica Maynard September 17, 2013

This story was written by Ed Gebing and Jessica Maynard. Due to the limitations of our platform, it is published multiple times under a joint, and two individual bylines. You’re running late for your...

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