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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...

Men’s cross country team places first at Lou Vasquez, Women’s place seventh

A group of ARC cross country runners waiting outside of their travel bus for their race at the racecourse, Lou Vasquez, in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco on Sept. 22. (Photo by Cheyenne Drury)

Cheyenne Drury

September 25, 2016

The American River College men's and women's cross country teams raced on Friday at the Lou Vasquez cross country course in Golden Gate park in San Francisco. The men's team took first place and the women's team finished seventh. First for the men’s team, Freshman Edgar Bonilla placed second overall wit...

Cross country competes today at Lou Vasquez

Jeantte Powless, the women's cross country coach, prepares the itinerary for their cross country meet, Lou Vasquez, at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco at 3:30 p.m. (Photo by Cheyenne Drury)

Cheyenne Drury

September 22, 2016

Cross country coaches Rick Anderson and Jeanette Powless discussed their teams’ strengths and weaknesses and shared their hopes and expectations for the races today at the Lou Vasquez cross country meet in San Francisco. The women's race is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. and the men's race will follow at...

ARC’s soccer program will see a big upgrade with new 1,000 capacity stadium

Construction of the entrance to the new American River College soccer stadium. The stadium will be completed in the the fall of 2016 and will seat 1000. (Photo by Kyle Elsasser)

Matthew Nobert

April 26, 2016

American River College’s soccer program will be getting a huge upgrade in their playing field for the upcoming season, with the construction of a new 1,000 capacity soccer stadium. The stadium will be included in the multi-million dollar project that includes new practice fields for the football and ...

American River Invitational and Multis held at ARC

Modesto Junior College runner Mariajose Correa leads the pack during the 2nd leg of the women's 4x400m relay race at the American River Invitational on March 26, 2016 at American River College. Correa and the Modesto team finished 3rd with a time of 4:00.84. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

March 30, 2016

After the Beaver Relays at ARC were disrupted by weather and a schedule change, the American River Invitational was run at full capacity and under clear skies. This meet featured upwards of 20 schools in attendance, as well as unattached athletes, which meant that every event was pretty competiti...

Griffin sprinting towards the top

Isaiah Griffin (center left) runs during track and field practice on March 10, 2016 at the American River College Beavers stadium. Griffin has seriously progressed during his time at ARC to become one of the team's top sprinters. (Photo by Itzin Alpizar)

Allante Morris

March 15, 2016

American River College sprinter Isaiah Griffin wasn’t always the fastest runner on the track, but his time at ARC has seen him steadily improve and become one of the top sprinters in both the school and the state. Griffin started running at 17 years old when he was attending Yuba City High School, a...

ARC hosts wet and wild 31st annual Beaver Relays

American River College runner Jaclyn Leduc competes in the women's 5000 meter run during the 31st annual Beaver Relays on March 4, 2016 at ARC. Leduc finished 2nd in the event. (Photo by Robert Hansen)

Mack Ervin III

March 7, 2016

American River College held the 31st annual Beaver Relays on Friday March 4 after the threat of inclement weather pushed the meet up from it’s original date of Saturday March 5. The last minute change of date meant that several schools who had planned to attend were not able to re-arrange their tr...

ARC’s men’s track and field team aims for its sixth straight conference title

American River College's men's track and field team aims for its sixth straight conference championship. (Photo by Kyle Elsasser)

Mack Ervin III

February 2, 2016

American River College men’s track and field team is looking to continue its success on the field by seeking its sixth straight Big 8 conference championship. Head Coach Rick Anderson said that the team's ultimate goals for this season is to bring home a treble of championships by winning conferenc...

Sports preview rally recognizes athlete achievements

American River College's women's softball team is recognized for the team's various achievements, during the ARC athletics season preview on Friday.
(Photo by Tyler Jackson)

Matthew Peirson

January 24, 2016

American River College’s Athletics Department held a season preview rally Friday spotlighting the 2015 season for fall sports teams and previewing the spring sports season. The rally included recognition of academic achievements for all student athletes who achieved a 3.0 GPA or better during the f...

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...

Men’s cross-country team begins its quest to obtain a state title

Coach Rick Anderson stands in front of the many trophies won over the years. (Photo by Bryce Fraser)

C.J. Little and CJ Little

September 14, 2011

For over a decade and counting, Coach Rick Anderson and the men’s cross-country team have set the standard for American River College sports. Coming off a routine season last year finishing second in the state, the cross-country squad expects nothing less for the upcoming season. “We expect to...

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