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Opinion: Astros cheating scandal sets bad example for student athletes

Opinion: Astros cheating scandal sets bad example for student athletes

Brandon Zamora

March 16, 2020

For as long as anyone can remember, cheating in sports is something that’s always happened. Teams and players throughout history in every sport have cheated at one point or another and it’ll keep happening for years to come.  However, it was recently discovered that one team did in fact cheat to not only...

The Current aims to promote ethical journalism

The Current aims to promote ethical journalism

February 25, 2020

We live in a world where it seems like everyone is afraid of fake news, bad publicity or “gotcha” journalism. This epidemic has been drastically aggravated in part by the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump. On a daily basis, Trump blasts out rapid-fire tweets making claims, among oth...

ARC baseball team’s comeback halted in close game

ARC baseball team’s comeback halted in close game

Brandon Zamora

January 30, 2020

In a tough fought game that wasn’t decided until the very last out, the baseball team at American River College fell short in its game against West Valley College on Jan. 25 at ARC’s Beaver Field. The final score was 8-7, bringing ARC’s record to 1-1 to start off the new season. ARC had a ro...

Opinion: ARC baseball should dump Jumelet, now

Opinion: ARC baseball should dump Jumelet, now

Gabe Carlos

May 1, 2019

The American River College baseball team finished its 2019 season in a 7-1 victory over Cosumnes River College on April 26. The team finished its season with a poor 8-32 overall record and went 5-19 in conference play. The team’s batting average for the season was .229, on base percentage was .318 a...

ARC baseball falls to San Joaquin Delta, 11-2

ARC baseball falls to San Joaquin Delta, 11-2

Hameed Zargry

April 30, 2019

The American River College baseball team suffered its third consecutive loss, 11-2 to San Joaquin Delta College on April 12. According to players and coaches there are some areas that the team should improve on for future games. ARC started off with a good defensive front, but failed to keep the score ...

ARC baseball suffers first loss of season to Yuba, 5-3

ARC baseball suffers first loss of season to Yuba, 5-3

Gabe Carlos

February 4, 2019

The American River College baseball team hosted Yuba College on Jan. 29. ARC lost the matchup, 5-3. ARC came out strong, getting two runs in the bottom of the first inning by a single from starting first baseman Steven Langley, knocking home the team’s shortstop, Lane Field. In the same play...

Softball team splits home finale

Softball team splits home finale

Alexus Hurtado

May 7, 2018

The American River College Beavers softball team defeated the Cosumnes River College Hawks in the first game of a double header 10-2 on April 21. In the first inning, the Hawks’ pitching and batting allowed the team to jump ahead by two runs. Both teams cheered and supported their teammates from ...

Beavers finish the season with a win

Beavers finish the season with a win

Michael Pacheco

May 7, 2018

The American River College baseball team scored a victory over Galivan College, winning 11-18 in the last game of the season on April 24. Gavilan started the first inning with a run, with the Beavers scoring a run of their own in the bottom of the second inning off a hit from shortstop Lane Field...

Beavers get blown away by Folsom Lake

Beavers get blown away by Folsom Lake

Cecilia Castillo Juarez

April 9, 2018

American River College’s baseball team lost to Folsom Lake College 17-8 during a home game on March 30. The Falcons had a strong lead from the start and never let up. During the top of the second, Folsom Lake outfielder Jake Gross singled, allowing first baseman Andrew Williams to get to th...

Beavers pitching leads them past Butte

Beavers pitching leads them past Butte

Cecilia Castillo Juarez

February 21, 2018

American River College’s baseball team picked up its fourth win of the season with a 4-1 home victory against Butte College on Feb. 16. During the top of the first, Butte third baseman, Lane Pritchard was up at bat and singled to center left. Center fielder Connor Blair was on the plate and s...

ARC Baseball suffers shutout loss, 9-0

ARC Baseball suffers shutout loss, 9-0

Gabe Carlos

February 8, 2018

American River College suffered a brutal 9-0 loss to Shasta College on Feb 1.,  with the Beavers only managing two hits in 29 at-bats. It was a long-day on the diamond that evening as ARC was unstable throughout the game. The Beavers gave up two runs in the top of the second and then six more in the top ...

ARC honors student athletes with high GPAs during spring preview event

ARC honors student athletes with high GPAs during spring preview event

Gabe Carlos

January 29, 2018

For some, being a student athlete is a difficult thing to do, having to keep that GPA up during the season and to also work around the schedule of the sport. There is a grind to it all and more importantly a risk; having to give up most of a social life, home life, to spend the day training for that...

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