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ARC Wins the Big 8 Season Preview Meet in Stockton
Rising freshman star, Haven Lambrite, was recently named Big 8 Athlete of the week for crossing the finish as the first from our conference at the Fresno Invitational. 

ARC Women's Water Polo vs Sierra
ARC women’s water polo opened their conference schedule with a home evening game vs. Sierra College.  ARC was first to score in the middle of the first quarter off an extra man play by Hannah Torres, Freshman from Rio Americano scored from the high post.

Women's Water Polo host North v South River Rage Tournament September 8-9
The ARC women’s water polo team hosted a 7 team tournament with 4 of the strongest So-Cal teams participating.

ARC men place 5th overall and 2nd from the North
The American River College men’s cross country team started the season off with a 5th place finish in the prestigious Fresno Invitational at Woodward Park.

ARC Alumni/Masters Team Contributes to River Rage Tournament
The ARC alumni team played 5 games this weekend in the tournament.   A  very successful showing, going 4-1 for the weekend, the strongest team in the tournament.

ARC Women Finish 7th, and 3rd from North, in Fresno
Every lady beaver improved their finish time from our season opener last week.

ARC Football season opener highlights
The ARC Beavers football won the season home opener 67-0!

2017 ARC Women’s Cross Country wins their season opener
With the largest squad ever, the 2017 lady Beavers have the potential to be the best team in the ARC’s history.

Gallardo, Broadman sign with four-year schools
American River College baseball players from the 2017 team Edgar Gallardo and Craig Broadman have signed National Letters of Intent with four year schools for the 2017-18 school year, A.R.C. head coach Doug Jumelet has announced.

Online tickets for volleyball
American River College Athletics now offers online season ticket sales for volleyball home games!

Online Ticket Sales Now Available for Fall Football!
American River College Athletics now offers online season ticket sales for football home games!

Fall 2017 Season Preview Rally
ARC Athletics is so excited for our Fall 2017 Season Preview Rally that will be happening on Friday, August 25th at 11:00 am in the Main Gym.

Former Beaver Christian Savage passes away
Christian Savage, who played baseball at American River College in 2015 tragically passed away in a car accident in Dixon, CA on Wednesday August 2nd.

Codina signs with Dominguez Hills
Sophomore RHP Ian Codina has signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) with Cal State Dominguez Hills, Beavers Head Coach Doug Jumelet announced.

Dodd, Sequeira off to Daytona Beach
American River College Baseball teammates Alex Dodd (River City) and Joaquin Sequeira (Antelope) have both accepted scholarships and signed National Letters of Intent (NLI) to play at Embry-Riddle University in Daytona Beach, Florida next season.

Andrew Fuentes signs with Sonoma State
Sophomore LHP/DH Andrew Fuentes has committed to play for Sonoma State University next season, American River Head Coach Doug Jumelet announced. Fuentes signed a letter of intent to play for the SeaWolves next season.

Former Beaver Matt Potulny passes away
Former American River College baseball player and longtime friend of the program Matt Potulny passed away unexpectedly on July 2nd, according to a report in the Sacramento Bee.

#BEAVERBALL Footballers Sign with 4-years
The ARC Football 2016 Team dominated both on the field and in the classroom. Ending the season as NorCal Champions, the players had many conversations with 4-year recruiters.

Youth Softball Camp has been rescheduled
ARC Softball invites all youth ages 16 and under to its Summer 2017 Camp, Monday-Thursday, which has been rescheduled due to the heat for July 17-20.

Jericho Avery signs with Simpson College
Head Men's Basketball Coach, Todd Franklin announced the signing of Jericho Avery for the upcoming season.

Former Beaver Matt Gunter drafted by the Blue Jays
Matt Gunter, who pitched for American River College in 2014 &15 was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 33rd round of the Major League Baseball first year player draft.

More lady Beavers sign to play soccer at the next level
Congratulations to Amanda Holtzen and Savannah Watson

Half of the 2017 Beavers Baseball team posts 3.0 GPA
13 of the 26 members of the 2017 American River College baseball team posted a GPA of 3.0 or better in the Spring semester, according to Head Coach Doug Jumelet.

Former Beaver Munoz signs to play for MAC Bulldogs
Juliana Munoz was named ARC's team MVP and all-league honors in 2016 as a center midfielder.

Beaver Alum Dodge qualifies for NCAA DI Outdoor Track & Field West
Dodge advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Round with her 34:42.63 finish at the Mt. SAC Relays. She enters the meet at No. 41 in the women's 10,000m event.

ARC Advanced & Youth Volleyball Camps July 24-27
ARC Volleyball invites all youth to its Summer 2017 Camps, Monday-Thursday, July 24-27, for ages 14 and under (youth camp) and ages 14-18 (advanced camp).

Call, Gunter earn All-Region honors
Former American River College Baseball players Austin Call (15) and Matt Gunter (15) were recently announced as Rawlings/NCAA Division 2 All-region players, it was announced on Tuesday.

Sierra Sheppard breaks her own ARC school record at the California State Meet.
Immediately after unleashing her second throw in the discus competition, Sierra Sheppard jumped up and down with excitement because she knew her throw was another “PR” (personal record).

Former Beaver Dalton DeVries in NAIA World Series
Former American River College baseball player Dalton deVries (15) will participate in the NAIA World Series in Lewiston Idaho as a member of the Master’s University team.

5 ARC Volleyball Athletes Sign to Play at Next Level
ARC Volleyball had a strong 2016 season, with an overall record of 18-9. Lady Beavers made it to NorCal Regional Play, where they hosted a match against Feather River and were beat by a close game.

Matt Gunter earns Pac-West Pitcher of the Year
Former American River College baseball player Matt Gunter (15) was recently named the Division 2, Pac-West Conference Pitcher of the Year. Gunter came to the Beavers from Bella Vista High School and was a two-time 2ndteam BIG 8 Conference pitcher.

Micah Gunter commits to Simpson University
Sophomore RHP Micah Gunter announced that he will continue his education and baseball career at Simpson University in Redding, CA next fall. Gunter came to A.R.C. after having a stellar career at Valley Christian Academy in Roseville where he was named a small-school All-State player as a shortstop after his senior year in 2015.

American River Track & Field Women Place 4th at Nor Cal Finals
Nor Cal Champion Abigail Finlayson’s first place performance of 11 feet 1.75 inches in the pole vault led a great day of track & field performances for the beavers.

Lavor Honored by ITA
ARC’s Viktoriya Lavor has been recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as the Region 1 “Player to Watch”!

2017 California Community College Athletic Association Track & Field State Championships
May 19-20, 2-17 Beaver Stadium American River College

Men’s Tennis Performs Well in the Individual State Championships at Ojai
In the final event of the season, the Beavers performed well in the individual portion of the state championships. In the singles, five of the six qualifying Beaver players moved on to the round of 32.

Cody Duong Wins Arthur Ashe Award, 5 Other ITA Award Nominations for ARC Men’s Tennis
For the second straight season, Cody Duong won a prestigious ITA Award at the annual CCCAA/ITA Award Banquet at the state championships in Ojai. Last season Duong was named ITA Player to Watch, as the top player in the state that would be coming back for his second season of competition.

ARC Men’s Tennis Reaches 2nd Straight State Championship Match, Falls Short to Irvine Valley College 5-1
For the second straight season the Beavers faced off against the Lasers from Irvine Valley College for the state championship, and for the second straight season the Lasers defeated the Beavers 5-1 for the title.

2017 ARC Football Golf Tournament
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! July 28, 2017 8 AM Shotgun Start Whitney Oaks Golf Club

ARC Women's 200 Free Relay
ARC Women's 200 Free Relay qualified for Finals this evening on the first day of the State Swimming Championships.

Dodd, Hanlin, Ledford earn 2nd Team honors, Gunter gets Gold Glove Nomination
Three members of the 2017 American River College baseball team earned all-conference honors, it was announced on Wednesday.

Women’s Tennis Shines at State Tourney
The American River College women’s tennis team capped a successful 2017 season with exceptional individual performances at the State Tournament April 26-30 in Ojai.

Beavers drop season finale to CRC 5-4 in 10 innings
As the 2017 American River College Beavers say goodbye to the outgoing sophomores, the season ended in opposite fashion to how it began. The season started with a 9 game winning streak, and with the loss on Friday, it ended with a 6 game losing streak.

Fuentes' homer not enough as Beavers fall to CRC
The American River College baseball team tried to rally from a 3-0 deficit late in the game, and sophomore DH Andrew Fuentes (Pioneer) hit a two run blast off of CRC reliever Thomas Galart

Beavers drop game 1 to Cosumnes River 8-3
The American River College baseball team could not take advantage of several early miscues by the Hawks, and the Beavers fell 8-3 in the series opener. The Beavers also made several defensive miscues, committing four errors leading to four unearned runs.

New ARC School Record for Sierra Sheppard
Sierra Sheppard broke the ARC school record (for the third time this season) in the Big 8 Conference Championships, on April 24, 2017. A freshman, from El Camino High School, she won the Conference Title with her 42.75m (140’3”).

American River Beavers Win Second Straight NorCal Championship, Will Play for State Championship Versus Irvine Valley College
The Beavers rolled through their opponents in the NorCal team playoffs, losing just a single individual match in the process. It is the most dominant performance in recent NorCal playoff history and will give the Beavers the opportunity to compete for the state title for the 2ndyear in a row.

ARC Qualifies All Singles Players and Doubles Teams for State Individual Championships at Ojai
In the singles ARC players dominated the draws, with all six of the Beavers reaching the quarterfinals. Highlighted in the early rounds by #9 seed Andy Vang defeating Solano player, Reis Vince-Cruz, who had previously beaten #8 seed, Jeff Chale (FLC), in the round of 16.

Beavers win streak ends against Sierra
The three game win streak that American River College enjoyed against Modesto JC came to an end on Tuesday as the Beavers lost to Sierra College 9-2.

Beavers complete sweep of Modesto, win 7-5
Despite getting out-hit for the second time in the three game series, American River College won game three 7-5 to sweep the season series from the Pirates for the second straight year.

Beavers down Pirates, clinch series win
In a game marred by shaky pitching and some bad defense, the Beavers managed to come out on top and defeat the Modesto JC Pirates for the second time this week. The Beavers managed to score 9 runs on just 6 hits thanks to 4 Modesto walks and 6 errors.

Beavers Able to Withstand Tough NCAA DIII Team, George Fox University
The Beavers had the opportunity to test their level against one of the better teams in the Division III Northwest Conference, George Fox University (GFU). GFU made the trip down from Newburg, Oregon to take on the #1 NorCal JuCo ranked Beavers from ARC.

American River Wins Sixth Straight Big 8 North Conference Title
The Beavers clinched their sixth straight conference title by sweeping the Diablo Valley College Vikings and the Folsom Lake College Falcons in the semifinals and finals, respectively.

Beaver's bats come alive, down Modesto 11 - 6
American River College scored early and often on Tuesday in defeating Modesto Junior College 11-6. Sophomore LHP Andrew Wiesenfarth (Rio Americano) threw 6 2/3 of shutout baseball to pick up the win.

Beavers can't avoid sweep to Bear Cubs
Defending state champion Santa Rosa J.C. showed that they are still an elite club by beating American River College 5-2 in Santa Rosa on Saturday.

Beavers drop game 2 / series to Santa Rosa
It was raining during much of the game on Thursday and Santa Rosa JC rained on the Beavers parade as they used a 4 run first inning to down the Beavers 7-1.

Beavers lose game 1 to Bear Cubs
The American River College baseball team is finally starting to get healthy, as Tuesday saw the return of closer Ian Codina (Oakmont) but it was not enough as Santa Rosa jumped on A.R.C. starter Andrew Wiesenfarth (Rio Americano) for five runs in the bottom of the first inning.

Women’s Tennis Wins Big 8 Title
ARC’s women’s tennis was crowned Big 8 Conference champion after beating crosstown rival Folsom Lake College (FLC) 7-2 on Tuesday, March 28. ARC was 4-0 in conference heading into the showdown while FLC was 4-1.

Fuentes grand slam helps lift Beavers to series win over Folsom Lake
Sophomore DH Andrew Fuentes (Pioneer) hit his first collegiate home run on Saturday, and he made it count.

Beavers drop home game to Folsom Lake
While game 1 of the three game series between A.R.C. and Folsom Lake College was one to be remembered, the Beavers would like to forget game 2 ever happened.

ARC Men’s Tennis Goes 2-1 Against Top SoCal Competition
The Beavers traveled to Fresno to compete in the annual North/South Tournament. The event features three of the top teams from each region to matchup against each other in a battle for regional supremacy.

ARC at Santa Rosa
The American River Men’s tennis team traveled to Santa Rosa to take on the SRJC Bear Cubs. In the doubles, the Beavers were dominant, losing only two games in three matches.

Men's Tennis vs Diablo Valley
The Beavers hosted perennial conference rival, Diablo Valley College, in their fourth conference match of the season.

Beavers at De Anza
The Beavers traveled to De Anza College to take on the #2 team in the Coast Conference. In the doubles, Eric De Romas/Andy Vang dominated at the #2 position, 8-1, and Justin Barton/Neville Cooper won by the same score at #3.

Beavers can't avoid sweep, fall to Sac City
American River College dropped the third game of the season series to Sacramento City College 6-3 on Saturday at Union Stadium.

Gunter throws well again, but Beavers lose 4-1
American River College dropped Thursday’s game to cross-town rival Sac City 4-1 on Thursday, giving Sac City the season series over the Beavers.

Hanlin's big day for naught as Beavers lose to Sac City
Freshman LF Justin Hanlin (Whitney) had a big day at the plate, a single, double and an home run, but it was in a losing effort as American River College could not contain the Panthers bats in an 11-5 loss.

Beavers drop ball and series to DVC
Poor defense plagued the Beavers throughout its 3 game series with Diablo Valley College and the Beavers dropped game 3 of the series 9-3 on Saturday.

Beavers bullpen falters again, blows lead in the 9th
The American River College baseball team has had some issues in their bullpen recently and those woes continued on Tuesday.

4th Annual Beaver Glow Ball Golf Tournament
Our women’s golf team is hosting the 4th Annual Beaver Glow Ball Golf Tournament on Friday, May 12.

Men's Swim Cuesta Invitational
Tom Higdon freshman from Cordova High was the swimmer of the meet for the Beavers.

Men's Swim Central Coast meet
The men traveled to the Central Coast to compete in a 3 day meet. Thursday opened with a 5 team sprint meet and 50 free shoot out.