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Softball’s season ends in playoff loss at San Mateo

Softball’s season ends in playoff loss at San Mateo

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

May 6, 2015

For American River College’s softball team, it was a season that began and ended with new faces in the starting rotation. In its season finale, a 13-5 home win over Modesto Junior College, seven of its nine freshmen on the roster started the game. For its season opener, a 10-6 loss at Solano,...

Baseball team shows marked improvement despite just missing playoffs

Baseball team shows marked improvement despite just missing playoffs

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Peirson

May 5, 2015

Following a dismal 2014 in which American River College’s baseball team finished last place in the Big 8 Conference (11-24 overall, 4-17 conference), the team bounced back in 2015 (17-19 overall, 9-12 conference) with a revamped offense to nearly claim a playoff spot. It had a 90 percent chance...

Softball confident heading into playoff series against undefeated San Mateo

Softball confident heading into playoff series against undefeated San Mateo

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

May 1, 2015

American River College’s softball team will open the first round of the playoffs this Saturday with a best of three series at undefeated College of San Mateo (35-0 overall, 16-0 conference). The first game of the series will be Saturday at 2 p.m., with game two Sunday at noon and a third game if...

Softball selected for 2015 playoffs

Softball selected for 2015 playoffs

Kevin Sheridan and Meredith Durham

April 28, 2015

American River College’s softball team has been selected by the California Community College Athletic Association to be the 15th seed in the playoffs. ARC,(20-17), will travel to San Mateo to play the College of San Mateo (35-0) this Saturday at 2 p.m. and this Sunday at noon. A third game will...

Playoff hopes dwindle as DVC jumps on ARC early

Playoff hopes dwindle as DVC jumps on ARC early

Matthew Peirson and Matthew Peirson

April 24, 2015

Playoff hopes for American River College’s baseball team were nearly extinguished with its 15-7 loss at Diablo Valley College Thursday, as starting pitcher Tommy Balmain lasted only ⅔ of an inning immediately after being spotted a 2-0 lead. The team is not completely eliminated from the playoff...

Women’s volleyball wins final home match, advances to state

Women's volleyball wins final home match, advances to state

Jorden Hales and Jorden Hales

December 4, 2013

The American River College women’s volleyball team defeated Fresno City College 3-2 (25-23, 19-25, 24-26, 25-16, 15-10) in the third and final round of the California Community College Athletic Association’s (CCCAA) Northern California regional playoff. With the victory, the team advanced to CCCAA’s...

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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