The American River Current

Women’s volleyball team looks for more success with new coach

New American River college women’s volleyball head coach Carson Lowden explains a new signto her players during a team practice on Aug. 25 at ARC. Lowden’s first game in charge is on Aug. 26 against Lassen College. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III, Laodicea Broadway, and Mike Yun

August 30, 2016

By Mack Ervin III, Mike Yun and Lao Broadway American River College’s women’s volleyball team is feeling upbeat and confident after winning their opening two games against Lassen College and Porterville College, both by the score of 3-0. The Beavers are coming off of a another playoff run af...

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 ...

ARC volleyball player moves from Alaska to California for the love of the game

American River College volleyball outside hitter Nora Troppmann serves to Cabrillo College on Sept. 18 2015. Troppmann, originally from Fairbanks, Alaska, came to ARC for more chances to play volleyball. (Photos by Joe Padilla)

Matthew Peirson

October 30, 2015

Riding snow machines, smoking salmon and hiking the wilderness of America’s most naturally preserved state were just some of the activities that Fairbanks, Alaska native and American River College volleyball player Nora Troppmann enjoyed through her early childhood and high school years. Troppmann...

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 ...

ARC volleyball defeats San Joaquin Delta College

American River College outside hitter Kaitlin Meyer (10) celebrates during ARC's 3-2 win over San Joaquin Delta College. Meyer finished the game with 22 points and ARC extended to eight games. (Photo by Karen Reay)

Johnnie Heard

October 13, 2015

American River College’s volleyball team defeated San Joaquin Delta College at home by a score of 3-2. The game came down to the fifth and final set, in which ARC edged SJDC 15-13. Playing without MB/OPP Erianna Williams, ARC was able to offset Williams' absence with outside hitter Kaitlin Meyer...

ARC defeats Sac City in three games to advance to 12-4 on the year

American RIver College libero and defensive specialist Nora Troppmann scores over Samantha Kepler of Sacramento City College during her team's match at home on Oct. 2, 2015. ARC went on to win the match 3 games to none. (photo by Joe Padilla)

Iris Page

October 6, 2015

A previous version of this article falsely reported that the player scoring was Taylor Ladines. In fact, it was Nora Troppmann. American River College’s volleyball team defeated Sacramento City College in three games by scores of 25-12, 25-21, and 25-22 in game where ARC was able to hold off a...

ARC dominates Lassen in second match of the day

American River College setter Monica Udahl smacks the ball over the net as two Lassen players stretch out to defend the play. ARC won the second game of the match 25-12 on Aug 28, 2015. (Photo by Joe Padilla)

Jordan Schauberger

September 2, 2015

American River College’s volleyball team dominated Lassen College in its second of two matches Thursday by a final score of 3-0 Thursday as ARC thwarted Lassen’s attempt to rally in the final game. Lassen opened the scoring in the first game, but after that ARC took firm control of the match a...

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