The American River Current

V-Day should be about self-love

(Photo Illustration by Brienna Edwards)

February 13, 2018

As Valentine's Day quickly approaches, the public is bombarded with eager merchants desperate to sell their wares. As consumers, we are blinded by the red and pink propaganda that assaults our eyes at every turn. Retail stores from Frederick's of Hollywood to Walmart, are touting the best deals ...

Beavers slam Merced out of the park in doubleheader

American River College catcher/infielder Rylee Owen is ruled safe at the plate during a doubleheader softball game against Merced College on Jan 27. at ARC. The Beavers won both games with a combined score of 17-1. (Photo by Tracy Holmes)

Tracy Holmes

February 1, 2018

The American River College Beavers women’s softball team started the season off with a blowout double header win against the Merced Blue Devils on Jan. 27, winning game one 8-0 and game two 9-1. Pitcher Bethany Thornton started the season right by giving up no runs at the plate. The Beavers had...

Photo Gallery: Women’s Basketball closes regular season with win

ARC guard position Rauline Martinez holds the ball over her head to pass to a teamate. (photo gallery by Lidiya Grib)

Lidiya Grib

February 23, 2017

The American River College's women's basketball team plays against Sacramento City College (SCC) on Thursday, February 16 at ARC. ARC won 70-56. ...

Women’s soccer concedes 3 in loss to DVC

Diablo Valley College defender Zoe Ramer crosses the ball into the box from a free kick during a game against American River College on Oct. 7, 2016 at ARC. ARC lost 3-0. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

October 10, 2016

The American River College women’s soccer team was unable to halt the attack of Diablo Valley College (DVC) suffering a 3-0 defeat to the division leaders on Friday. The Beavers were strong on the defensive side for most of the first half as they tried to stop their opponent’s attack and move th...

Early defensive mistake cost ARC; loses close one to San Joaquin Delta

Freshman Player Mikayla Vang throws the ball into play during the soccer game against San Joaquin Delta College on Oct. 4. ARC lost 0-1. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)

Mack Ervin III

October 5, 2016

An early defensive mistake in the first half left American River College’s women’s soccer team on the back foot as it lost to San Joaquin Delta 1-0 on Tuesday. Delta was aggressive on the attack for the first half of the game as they played through balls in the middle, and crosses into the box, ...

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...

ARC softball ends season after playoff loss to San Jose

American River College centerfielder Stephanie Scott prepares to swing during a game against Diablo Valley College on April 23, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-6. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

May 9, 2016

American River College’s softball team ended its season after two losses to San Jose City College over the weekend, finishing with a 24-18 record. The Beavers entered the tournament as the No. 11 seed and were drawn away to the No. 6 seed Jaguars in the Northern Regional round of the playoffs. The f...

ARC softball drawn away to San Jose City College for Regional playoff

American River College centerfielder Stephanie Scott runs past Diablo Valley shortstop Reyna Sherbourne during a game April 23, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-6. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

May 2, 2016

American River College’s softball team beat Modesto Junior College last Tuesday 13-2 in six innings to finish their season 24-16, and earn themselves a berth to the Northern playoff regionals. The Beavers were given the No. 11 seed and were drawn away to 27-11 San Jose City College for a two legg...

ARC softball team splits doubleheader in home finale

American River College shortstop Sara Cater prepares to swing during a game against Diablo Valley College on April 23, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-6. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

April 25, 2016

American River College’s softball team played its final two home games on Saturday, splitting a doubleheader with Diablo Valley College. DVC won the first game by the score of 2-0 with Vikings third baseman Bailey Simmons getting three hits and scoring a run, while the other run was scored by shorts...

Rough patch of games plagues ARC Softball

American River College infielder Alexandra Pudlo stares down a pitch thrown during a game against Napa Valley College on Mar. 1, 2016 at ARC. ARC won 7-3. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

March 28, 2016

After a strong start to the season, American River College’s softball team has hit a tough stretch of games which leaves them at 16-10 on the season. The team started 14-4 after a 11-1 win against Yuba on Mar. 8, but then lost four straight games to Merced, Sierra and a double header to Sacrament...

Women’s Tennis team continues to struggle

American River College's women's tennis coach Steven Dunmore talks with the team during an intermission of their game against Shasta College on March 8, 2016 at ARC. ARC lost to Shasta 6-1. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

March 11, 2016

American River College’s women’s tennis team continued their season-long struggle by losing 8-1 to Big 8 rivals Sierra College on Tuesday. The women’s tennis team had a rocky preseason as a planned coaching change fell through right before the start of the season, meaning that there was little to...

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