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ARC water polo team wins Big 8 for first time

The men's water polo team celebrates their win of the Big 8 Conference Championship on November 1, 2018, at American River College. (Photo courtesy of Daria Atraseva)

Itzin Alpizar

December 14, 2018

The American River College men’s water polo team won the Big 8 Conference tournament for the first time in the team’s history, going undefeated in conference play and closing out a successful season for 2018. Josh Ford, the team’s sophomore center defender, said that there were a lot of “f...

Men’s cross country win Big 8, place ninth at State

ARC men's cross country team won the Big 8 Conference Championships. They placed six of their runners in the top ten.

Cheyenne Drury

November 29, 2016

A wet home course, a season of injuries and illness did not stop the men’s cross country team from winning their 11th consecutive Big 8 conference title on Oct 28 at ARC. “The number one goal of the year is to win conference,” said Rick Anderson, coach of the men’s cross country team. “Most peopl...

ARC baseball continues to struggle in conference play

American River College catcher Joaquin Sequeira hits the ball during a game against Sierra College at ARC stadium on April 7,2016. The Beavers lost the game 9-3. (Photo by Itzin Alpizar)

Kyle Elsasser

April 8, 2016

American River College’s baseball team lost the final game of its Big 8 Conference series against Sierra College 9-3 Thursday. After winning three of its first four conference games, ARC lost seven of its last eight games, pushing its conference record to 4-8 and its overall record to 10-17. The ...

Butte starting pitcher’s complete game shutout sinks ARC

American River College pitcher Kyle Beardsley throws a pitch during the team’s 6-0 loss to Butte College. Butte's pitcher Taylor Greene threw a complete game.
(Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Matthew Peirson

February 20, 2016

Butte College’s Taylor Greene dominated on the mound with a complete game on only 112 pitches, mowing through the American River College lineup in a 6-0 victory for Butte. ARC managed only five hits in the game and went down in order in five out of the nine innings. The team also hit into tw...

ARC baseball ready for opening day, upcoming season

American River College catcher Matt Elliot hits the ball in last seasons game against West Valley College at American River College on Jan.29, 2016. ARC will start the new season against West Valley College on Thursday. (File Photo)

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Nobert

January 28, 2016

By Matthew Peirson and Matthew Nobert American River College’s baseball team will look to take the next step and reach the playoffs this season after falling just short in 2015, as the team starts the new season with an opening day matchup against West Valley College. ARC also squared off with ...

Volleyball team bonds through season a midst changes

Sophomore middle blocker Erianna Williams, number 8, and freshman outside hitter Candice Reynoso, left of Williams, block a spike attempt by Hartnell sophomore Neysha Laumatia. ARC won 3-2 and also won their second match of the doubleheader against Lassen College. (Photo By Kameron Schmid)

Matthew Peirson

December 2, 2015

Though a coaching change was made over the summer and star middle blocker Erianna Williams missed nearly a month of the regular season due to an injury, American River College’s volleyball team reached the NorCal Regionals second round playoffs once again before falling to Foothill College. “We ...

American River College’s Men’s cross-country confident for Big 8 Conference Championship

American River College Cross-Country runners stay in a pack at the University of San Francisco Cross-Country Invitational on Sept. 05, 2015. American River College finished the meet in first place in the Men's 8K Open Non- Division 1. (Photo courtesy of Rick Anderson)

Matthew Nobert

October 30, 2015

Update Oct. 30 at 11:49 a.m.: The photo courtesy was originally not provided when this story was posted. American River College’s men’s cross-country team has been on fire this season and continues to hold it's number one ranking in Northern California for the sixth straight season. ARC’s next upc...

ARC volleyball bests Cosumnes, improves to 16-5

American River College safety Monica Udahl performs a backward set in order to get the ball to a teammate. ARC swept Cosumnes 3-0 by scores of  25-14, 25-11, 25-22 on October 21, 2015 .(Photo by Nicholas Corey)

Matthew Peirson

October 22, 2015

Relying heavily on outside hitters Nora Troppmann and Kaitlyn Meyer, American River College’s volleyball team overwhelmed Cosumnes River College with its power attack in three sets Wednesday, winning with scores of 25-14, 25-11, 25-22. Troppmann was the focal point of ARC’s offense, continually ...

Women’s volleyball looks to shake old habits, advance to third round of playoff

Sophomore middle hitter Nicole Hareland goes for a kill during the first round playoff match against Hartnell College.

Jorden Hales and Jorden Hales

November 30, 2013

The American River College Women’s Volleyball team is set to host round two of the 2013 California Community College Athletic Association’s Northern California regional playoff. The team defeated Hartnell College on Nov. 26 to advance to the second round. The Beavers are looking to take advantage...

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