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Youth Volleyball Camp Summer 2014

High School Water Polo Camp Summer 2014

Golf Tournament


Dear friends of American River College Football,

The coaches and players of the American River College football team would like to ask for your support in participating in our golf tournament on Monday July 21st at Turkey Creek. The tournament will be a shotgun scramble at 8AM and all proceeds from the event will go directly to our team as we prepare for a memorable 2014 season.

The schedule of events, fees, and sponsorship opportunities are listed, in addition to the registration form for foursomes and singles.

The tournament will conclude with a tri-tip and chicken lunch, raffle items, tournament winners, and an auction with an autographed Denver Bronco football signed by John Elway and Payton Manning!

Please don’t hesitate to call or email me if you have any questions.

I can’t thank you enough for your support!


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ARC Beavers finish third in California

June 4, 2014

For the second consecutive year, ARC took third place in the NATYCAA Cup, State Associations Division ranking. A college is awarded points based on its team’s final positions in post-conference competition. Each college’s top-five men’s and top-five women’s team results count toward the school’s overall point total.

Rank School Points
1 Mt. San Antonio 176.5
2 Orange Coast 172.5
3 American River 148.5
2013 - 14 Complete State Stangings
2012 - 13 Complete State Stangings


Mt. San Antonio College will be recognized along with Orange Coast and American River at the NATYCAA Awards Luncheon, held during the 2014 NATYCAA Convention on Monday, June 9, at the World Center Marriott Resort in Orlando, Florida. Awards will be presented to the top three colleges and the top twenty schools in the division will receive recognition. Read the full press release from


Women's Track & Field
Women's Track & Field

ARC Women’s Track and Field Finish Top 10 in State Meet Championships

May 16-17, 2014

Freshman, Kandace Compton led the lady beavers to their Top 10 Title in the California Community College Track and Field Championships on May 16-17, 2014.  Compton’s fifth place finish set a new personal best in the 1500m (4:41.22), which landed her 5th on the ARC All Time top 10 Performance.  As the only ARC Beaver to double, she also finished a respectable 7th in the 800m. (2:19.06).  Kyrah Vaughn finished just behind Compton in the 800m, finishing 8th (2:19.53).

All American Honors were earned by two  lady Beavers, in the pole vault, included Ariel Maroon who finished 3rd (3.54m) and Siena Morgan who finished 4th (3.54m).

Gina Wood was 6th in the 3k steeple (12:05) followed by Cheyenne Drury’s 8th (12:20).

Olesya Khoklan finished 6th in the triple jump (11.19m).

Nor. Cal. Champ., Shelby Crider ended 7th in the javelin (36.23m).

Ladies 4X400 finished 9th included Kyrah Vaughn, Ciara Richardson, keirnan Hawthrone and Katelyn Rowe.

Congratulations to the Lady Beavers 9th place team finish.



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ARC men 2nd at track & field State Championships

May 17, 2014

The American River College men placed 2nd at the Track & Field State Championships at Mt San Antonio College late Saturday night. The Beavers 83 points were 2nd only to Riverside, and beat 3rd place Cerritos and 4th place MtSAC. Logan Stahl (Roseville HS) won the 800m for ARC in a lifetime best 1:51.95. David French (Nevada Union) was 3rd in 1:52.22. The Beavers also placed 3rd in the 4x400m relay team of Ben Boone (Center), Stahl, French and Robert Ellis (Antelope) who anchored the team home with a 45.22 leg to finish in 3:11.46. Finishing with two 2nd place finishes was Will Reyes (Monterrey Trail) in the 5k and 10k. Also finishing 2nd was Chris Kigar (El Camino) in the 3000m steeplechase.

Full results can be found at:

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Recent Headlines


ITA State Awards - Lovedeep Singh Named Rookie of the Year, Bo Jabery-Madison Named Head Coach of the Year  

April 27, 2014

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 April 26, 2014

Box Score | Stats

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Lady Beavers Take the Win and Title - NorCal Champs

May 2 & 10, 2014

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Big 8 Conference Championships – San Joaquin Delta College

April 22 and 25, 2014

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About ARC Athletics


ARC offers 20 intercollegiate sports for men and women, with over 500 student-athletes. ARC is a member of the Big 8 Conference for all sports except football, which competes in the Northern California Football Association (NCFA).

ARC’s Kinesiology and Athletics Department has four areas of academic concentration with 21 full-time faculty members, 13 adjunct faculty, and nine classified staff. ARC is one of the largest community colleges in the state, with 35,000 students in Spring 2012.


ARC Mission Statement and Athletic Philosophy

The athletics program is an integral component of the Physical Education curriculum; we embrace the educational mission of American River College. The charge of the athletics program is to provide athletically oriented students with opportunities to enhance their collegiate education through their pursuit of excellence by participation in competitive collegiate sport.

We are committed to meeting the challenges of a multi-cultural student-athlete population. Strengthened by diversity, yet based on principles of equitable treatment of all participants, athletics is student-athlete focused. To promote student access and success we provide our student-athletes with comprehensive support services to enhance their athletic and academic processes both while at ARC and in preparation for their continued education and participation beyond our college.

Our athletic preparation and competitions are based on current principles of sport skill development, fitness training, sport psychology and fair competition. Athletic programs are planned to emphasize principles of good sportsmanship, social consciousness, leadership, cooperation, and individual achievement. Always, the integrity of the student-athlete and respect for both the competitors and the sport are paramount.

The athletics program promotes academic progress as desired for the student body in general. Student-athletes are required to maintain satisfactory advancement towards their educational goals. Athletic program attention to academics is designed to support and enhance student-athletes access and success in their academic pursuits.