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Season looks strong for Lady Bear Cubs basketball

Spencer Harris, Sports Editor

February 4, 2011

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Last season the SRJC women's basketball team cruised to first place in the Big 8 Conference and earned a state final four appearance. This season is looking no different. The team compiled an overall record of 26-7 last season a...

All-American soccer player Tyler Hurst focuses on the future

Lee Sandwina, Staff Writer

February 4, 2011

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Under the lights in Madison, Wisconsin Tyler Hurst slides for a low, driven cross during double-overtime, touching the ball past a diving goalkeeper to win the National Premier Soccer League Championship. The crowd erupts as the t...

Reality show is bad play for Giants

David Anderson, Staff Writer

February 4, 2011

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The 2010 World Champion San Francisco Giants have officially committed to starring in their own reality show, which will air on Showtime in collaboration with MLB Productions. The show is rumored to be previewed during the open...

Men’s Basketball primed for success

Spencer Harris, Sports Editor

February 4, 2011

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The Big 8 Conference is highly competitive this season, and the SRJC men's basketball team is looking to keep up with the competition. The Bear Cubs are currently in fourth place in the Big 8 Conference with a 15-7 overall r...

Student concussions worry coaches and staff

David Tedla, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2011

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The football field was muddy as SRJC sophomore Kevin Hernandez ran towards a linebacker during practice before a match against San Francisco City College. Instead of lighting up the linebacker, Hernandez slipped and took a h...

Volleyball: SRJC goes to championship for fourth straight year

James L. Alban, Sports Editor

December 8, 2010

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  The women's volleyball team picked the right time of year to get hot. They beat Fresno City College 25-21, 25-19, 18-25, 16-25, 15-8 on Nov. 30, giving them a 15 match winning streak and advancing them to the state final fou...

Soccer: SRJC heads to championship ranked #1 in state

James L. Alban, Sports Editor

December 8, 2010

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  The last time the SRJC women's soccer team played in the CCAA State Championship was in the 2008 semi-finals against Cerritos Community College. The Lady Bear Cub's lost that game to the Eagles in overtime 4-2 and Cerrito...

Football coach Simons’ former success translates to SRJC

David Tedla, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2010

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Keith Simons completed his 15th season as the head coach of the Santa Rosa Junior College football team. That makes him the second longest tenured coach the SRJC has had for its football program, second only to Marvin Mays who...

Women’s basketball team has high hopes for upcoming season

Sophia Ferar, Contributing Writer

November 13, 2010

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Santa Rosa Junior College women's basketball team hopes to reach their goal of winning another Big 8 title. This year's team appears to have the experienced sophomores and the talented freshman needed make another run at a sta...

Diverse dance program provides opportunities for every dancer

Haley Sansom, Layout Editor

November 13, 2010

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In the world of dance, labels such as beginner and advanced, ballerina and hip hopper, or simply dancer and choreographer can exclude someone from a dance program, but Santa Rosa Junior College's dance program strives to offer...

SRJC’s Bear Cubs lose in poor defensive effort against Laney College Eagles in final home game

Spencer Harris, Staff Writer

November 13, 2010

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SRJC's Bear Cubs football team continued its disappointing season in the last home game against the Laney College Eagles. The Bear Cubs suffered a tough 30-7 loss, bringing their overall season record to 3-6. This is the second...

Polar Bears beat UC Davis to remain undefeated

Spencer Harris, Staff Writer

November 13, 2010

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The SRJC hockey team is undefeated this season and showed no signs of faltering in their last home game, beating the UC Davis Aggies 11-3. This victory improves the team's overall record this season to 8-0, and the Polar Bears a...

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