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SRJC freshman high-jumper Waisea Jikoiono set the top mark in California with a 6-foot-7.5 inch jump early in March 2019.

Soaring to new heights

May 14, 2019

If you raise the bar, Santa Rosa Junior College freshman Waisea Jikoiono will jump over it. The 6-foot-1 athlete is shattering the mold of your typical first-year high jumper by setting this season’s highest mark in his very first collegiate meet....

Santa Rosa Junior College track star Stephanie Fernandez practices her 100-meter hurdles at Bailey Field. Fernandez placed 15th out of 28 in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 16.78.

Santa Rosa Junior College track and field preview

February 21, 2019

Following a successful 2018 season, the Santa Rosa Junior College track and field team is looking forward to a promising 2019 season filled with many hopefuls, potential standouts and state title aspirations. Head coach David Wellman leads the Bear Cubs...

Tom's team tracker

Tom’s team tracker

December 13, 2018

Wrestling: Wrestling moved up to 9-2 on the season with a 19-17 win over Modesto College. Jhaylyn Hall has been a standout at the 184 weight class. Volleyball: The women’s volleyball team finished the season 14-15. Freshman Makenzie Oden led the ...

Adam Gockel approaches the mark for pole vault.

Creating a legacy of his own

April 25, 2017

The best 3-point shooter. The best quarterback. The best defender. The fastest sprinter. No matter the sport, most athletes want to be remembered for their raw ability. A great athlete isn’t measured by their natural ability, it’s the relentless...

Track and Field season begins to heat up

Ali Benzerara, Sports Editor

March 16, 2017

The Bear Cubs men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped up their fourth invitational meet of the season against Beaver College in Sacramento on March 4. Team members are attempting to hit qualifying times for the state championships and recreate the success of the 2015-16 season during which they placed 12th overall in the state and took home 13 medals, including a state championship in the decathlon. “As things progress, I see things get better and better...

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