The American River Current

Turnovers cost ARC in overtime loss to Sierra

ARC guard Marcelas Perry drives by a Sierra College defender. ARC lost to Sierra 103-100 in overtime.
(Photo By Kyle Elsasser)

Mack Ervin III

January 25, 2016

Late turnovers and missed shooting opportunities plagued American River College’s men’s basketball team as they dropped a close overtime game Friday against Sierra College 103-100. The Beavers took a 19-8 lead to start the game, before the Wolverines came back to even the score at 45 by halft...

Offense comes together, defense shines in complete game for ARC

Marc Ellis, wide receiver for American River College fights for extra yards after the catch. Ellis had one reception for nine yards in the 44-14 victory as ARC faced Feather River on October 24, 2015.(Photo by Nicholas Corey)

Matthew Peirson

October 27, 2015

During his postgame speech following a win over the College of the Siskiyous on Oct. 17, American River College football head coach Jon Osterhout pleaded with his players to all get on the same page mentally and not relax with a big lead. The team responded Saturday with a 44-14 win at Feather Riv...

Former NFL cornerback leads ARC’s defensive backs

Coach Wheeler walks onto the field during a time out during American River College's 42-10 loss to College of San Mateo on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. (Photo by Barbara Harvey)

Johnnie Heard

October 12, 2015

Former NFL corner Damen Wheeler has become quite accustomed to the defensive backfield he coaches at American River College. Wheeler was drafted in the sixth round by the San Diego Chargers in 2000, but did not survive the team’s final roster cuts for that season and did not play a down for San...

Football team looks forward to challenge of familiar foe CCSF

American River College quarterback Jihad Vercher drops back to pass on Sept. 19, 2015  against San Joaquin Delta College. ARC will host Delta in the Gridiron Classic Bowl Saturday. (Photos by Nicholas Corey)

Kameron Schmid

September 25, 2015

After losing due to a field goal in the final seconds of the 2014 NorCal Championship game, American River College’s football team will return to the Bay Area for the first time since last November’s 17-14 loss to face City College of San Francisco. ARC and CCSF have played against each other...

Modesto hits Beavers’ dam

Simba Barratti stretches out to return a serve in his singles match versus Modesto Junior College player Xavier Lopez Feb. 12. Barratti went on to win the match (6-0, 6-0). (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

February 14, 2013

After showcasing a dominate performance in their first match of the season by beating Reedely College (7-2) the Northern California State ranked No. 3 American River College men’s tennis team took to the court to face Big 8 South rival Modesto Junior College on Feb. 12. The men’s team won all eight...

Beavers break loss streak with 70-to-58 victory over Diablo Valley Knights

Beavers break loss streak with 70-to-58 victory over Diablo Valley Knights

Jorden Hales and Jorden Hales

January 30, 2013

The American River College Men’s Basketball team took on Big 8 rival Diablo Valley College Tuesday Jan. 29 in what proved to be a trying test and timely learning experience.  The Beavers allowed the Knights to cut their 21-point first half lead down to four before closing out the game on a nine-to-one...

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