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2016-17 Football News

JC All-America and All-California Teams

2016 CCCAA Football State Championship
Join us on Saturday, December 10 at 1pm for a live stream of this epic game!

Football State Championship Pre-Game Rally
Wednesday, December 7 at 12:30pm in the ARC cafeteria.

ARC State Championship Fundraiser
In 1967, American River College Football made its first appearance in the state championship game, matched up against Fullerton College. In 2016, a half century in the making, the ARC Beavers are getting a second shot at the state title on December 10!

Beavers surge in fourth quarter to win NorCal Championship over Butte
Hundreds of games have been played and thousands of players have come through American River College’s football program, and though they have had various successes over the years, no team has been able to call themselves NorCal Champions.

Butte falls to American River in Northern California championship game
The Butte College football team’s remarkable season came to a halting stop with 44 seconds left to play. American River, a team that had lost to Butte on Nov. 5, served its vengeance defeating No. 1-seeded Butte 15-9 for the Northern California championship Saturday afternoon on a muck filled field at Cowan Stadium.

American River, Butte, Fullerton, Riverside Move On To Regional Championship Round
The weekend’s California Community College football playoff and bowl game scores as compiled by the JC Athletic Bureau

Season over: American River advances by again beating MJC
The Modesto Junior College Pirates, mud caked to their cleats and jerseys stained and wet, exchanged consolation hugs and heard from their coach.

Beavers escape close game with cross town rivals Sierra College
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.

ARC loses double overtime heartbreaker to Butte
American River College’s championship hopes took a hit on Saturday as they suffered their second defeat of the year after a 21-14 double overtime loss to fourth ranked Butte College.

Perfect Riverside leads ARC, Saddleback, Laney
Riverside City College remains the lone perfect team in the state championship hunt and continues to head the JC Athletic Bureau’s statewide poll of California Community College football coaches this week, taking 15 of 16 first place votes. With two weeks of regular season play remaining, Riverside plays at No. 11 Long Beach Saturday in a National Central battle before closing at home with No. 9 (and current league co-leader) Mt. San Antonio.

Beavers prepare to take on division rivals Butte
American River College’s football team is preparing to take on what might be their toughest challenge yet against Butte College, whose team is ranked seventh in the state.

ARC dominates Feather River 40-0
In another dominant showing from ARC’s defense, the Beavers shutout winless Feather River College on Saturday, 40-0.

PISA recruitment open house
Saturday, November 5

ARC Beavers jump to second place in JC Poll
2016 JC Athletic Bureau Poll of California Community College Football Coaches

American River leading in regional football poll
California Community College Regional State Football Poll

Beavers extend winning streak to 4
Offense was hard to come by in ARC’s sloppy 17-7 win over crosstown rival Sacramento City College.

Beavers’ defense shines on a rainy day
Rain was pouring down on Saturday, but it didn’t stop American River College’s football team as the defense led the way to a gritty 7-0 victory over College of the Siskiyous.

ARC Football Alumni Tailgate
ARC Football invites all Football Alumni & their families to join us at the Tailgate on Saturday, October 22

California State CC football poll
ARC moves up to #6 in the 2016 JC Athletic Bureau Poll of California Community College Football Coaches

ARC blows out San Mateo 40-13
The American River College football team started and finished the night strong as it defeated San-Mateo 40-13 on Saturday. The Beavers are now 4-1 on the season.

ARC Football on top of division after double overtime victory at Fresno
The American River College football team’s exciting start to the season has them tied for first place in the NorCal National division after a 38-35 double overtime victory over Fresno City College on Saturday.

After bad break, O’Rourke kicking and thriving at American River
From By Joe Davidson

Beavers suffer first loss of the season
American River College’s defense had a tough night as it allowed 693 yards in the team’s 51-36 loss to City College of San Francisco, dropping the team to 2-1 on the season.

Dahn makes the most of opportunity at starting quarterback
American River College’s grayshirt freshman quarterback, Griffin Dahn, is making the most of his opportunity as the starting quarterback for the Beavers.

ARC holds off comeback attempt from Modesto, wins 47-33
Despite a late comeback attempt, American River College’s football team was able to hang on and defeat Modesto Junior College 47-33 on Saturday at Cosumnes River College, extending their record to 2-0 on the season.

Last minute touchdown pass rescues ARC, wins season opener 23-20
A strong showing in the fourth quarter capped off by a 74 yard touchdown reception by Calloway in the last minute allowed American River College’s football team to win their season opener against Diablo Valley on Friday, 23-20.

Devontae Booker’s battles with adversity paved his unusual path to the Broncos
The 24-year-old former Beaver could become the steal of the draft

College Football Previews: Many former EGUSD players dot ARC’s 2016 roster
Scan the pre-season roster of the American River College Beavers’ football team and lots of familiar names jump off the page.

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

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