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Los Rios and Sierra College break the news that fall semester will be fully online

Due to the recent news from the California Governor's Office that the same social distancing guidelines will most likely be in place this fall, the Los Rios Community College District and other college districts in California have announced their fall semesters will be entirely online. (Photo by Emily Mello)

Ariel Caspar, Alex Muegge, and Emily Mello

May 14, 2020

In wake of the coronavirus-induced campus shutdown in March, the Los Rios Community College District has asked students to prepare to go online for the fall semester. On May 12, Los Rios Community College District Chancellor Brian King sent out an email on behalf of all Los Rios Community College pre...

ARC football team wins lopsided game against Sierra, 45-14

ARC running back Jeremiah Johnson carries the ball in game versus Sierra College on Oct. 26, 2019 at American River College. (Photo by Thomas Cathey)

Thomas Cathey

November 5, 2019

  The American River College football team defeated Sierra College on Saturday, Oct. 26 in a home game at the Beavers Stadium, with a final score of 45-14.  Head coach Jon Osterhout said he was satisfied with the effort of his team that day. He was also especially happy about beating a loc...

ARC heads to playoffs after big win versus Sierra College

American River College guard, Kareem Clark, defends another player against the Sierra College basketball team on Feb 28, at American River College. (Photo by Breawna Maynard)

Breawna Maynard

March 6, 2019

The American River College men’s basketball team finished off its regular season, heading into the playoffs after a win with a score of 95-91 against Sierra College on Feb. 22. Both teams played a close game, holding a score that was only two to four points apart throughout the first two quarte...

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...

Beavers football team take on another win against Sierra 22-7

Running back Daniel Wright Jr. rushes past Sierra defenders during a game at Sierra College on Oct. 20, 2018. He scored 2 touchdowns for the Beavers during the game. (Photo by Patrick Hyun Wilson)

Breawna Maynard

October 26, 2018

The American River College football team reeled in another win against Sierra College with a score of 22-7 on Oct 20. Running back Daniel Wright Jr.’s 81-yard touchdown run started things off for the Beavers to lead 7-0 in the first quarter. As the Beavers made Sierra punt, they traveled downf...

ARC hosts the Big 8 Swim Invite

Women's swim teams from eight community colleges across northern California, push off the block for their first time trials of the Big 8 swim invite on March 15 at ARC.  (Photo by Cecilia Castillo Juarez

Jennah Booth

March 29, 2018

Eight California community college swim teams met at American River College for the 2018 Big 8 Invite on March 16. Swimmers from Santa Rosa Junior College, San Joaquin Delta College, Diablo Valley College and other local community colleges competed in 30 different swimming and diving events. Diab...

Beavers swept away by Sierra College

The American River College women's basketball team spreads across the floor to defend against Sierra College during a game on Jan. 23. ARC lost 92-71. (Photo by Gabe Carlos)

Alexus Hurtado

January 29, 2018

The American River College Beavers were swept away by Sierra College 92-71 in their first home game of the season on Tuesday Jan. 23, losing both games of the season series.  Sierra set the tone of the game from the start by playing 12 players and having a frequent bench rotation, opposed to AR...

ARC football ends season on top of its division

Quarterback Hunter Rodrigues prepares to launch a pass against Sierra College on Nov. 11. (Photo by Ashley Hayes-Stone)

Luis Gael

November 16, 2017

The American River College (9-1) football team ended its season with a blowout of local rival Sierra College (4-6), a win which left the Beavers sitting atop the division and with homefield advantage throughout the playoffs. The offense was running on all cylinders as quarterback Hunter Rodrigues t...

Beavers escape close game with cross town rivals Sierra College

American River College quarterback Griffin Dahn throws a pass during a division game against Sierra College on Nov. 12, 2016 at Sierra. ARC won 44-41 to clinch a spot in this year’s playoff. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mike Yun

November 15, 2016

The American River College Beavers won a close game against division rivals Sierra College after a blocked PAT led the team to a 44-41, with the Beavers offense racking up 574 total yards throughout the game. Against Butte College last week, the Beavers offense struggled to get their offense going al...

Women’s soccer loses stadium opener 2-0

American River College forward Savannah Watson battles with Cosumnes River College defender Taylor Thomas during a game on Oct. 28, 2016. ARC lost 2-0. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

November 3, 2016

American River College’s new soccer stadium did not receive the welcome that ARC would have liked in its first game. The women’s soccer team finished the stadium opener with a man down and a 2-0 loss to Cosumnes River College on Friday. The Beavers allowed an early goal as CRC midfielder Anna...

ARC volleyball blows past Modesto

Freshman Kylie Villarreal gets ready to call out a chant to her teammates during the Volleyball game against MJC on Sep. 28. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)

Robert Hansen

October 3, 2016

The American River College volleyball team defeated the Modesto Pirates in straight sets, 3-0, in home game Wednesday night. “It was a team who we had an opportunity to take care of business against, and we did that,” said coach Carson Lowden. The Beavers started strong, beginning the firs...

ARC women’s cross country looks to jump start season at Sierra

The American River College women's cross country team warm up in the parking lot behind the new soccer stadium before their first meet of the season at Sierra College on Sep. 2. (Photo by Cheyenne Drury)

Cheyenne Drury

September 1, 2016

The American River College women’s cross country team will race in its first meet of the season in the NorCal Preview tomorrow at Sierra College at 9:15 a.m. Not only is it the first race of the season, but it is the first race hosted at Sierra College since they removed their cross country progra...

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