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Some AACC athletes have other plans when transferring to 4-year

Vincent Moreland, Sports Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Not all AACC athletes plan to try out for sports teams when they transfer to four-year colleges. Some athletes said they want to focus on jobs or schoolwork. Others admitted they don’t want to dedicate any more time to a sport that they don’t ever intend to play professionally. Men’s Lacrosse...

Baseball to begin year with 2 games at home

Baseball to begin year with 2 games at home

Vincent Moreland, Sports Editor

February 1, 2018


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Last season, AACC Men’s Baseball played with an even record of 23-23, but this year’s players said they can do better. First-year student and South River High School graduate Leonard Lehner is a primary first baseman and said he is ready for the challenges that await. "I think we have to work...

Gymnasium has ‘Cage’ for sports equipment

Gymnasium has ‘Cage’ for sports equipment

Seamus McCarthy, Reporter

February 1, 2018


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Equipment Services—housed in a room known to many as “the Cage”—is the unseen backbone of the Athletics Department, according to those who work there. Equipment Services employees and volunteers are responsible for making sure the students have an environment to help them succeed. Athletics...

Men’s Lacrosse ready for brand new season

Men’s Lacrosse ready for brand new season

Seamus McCarthy, Reporter

February 1, 2018


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Riding into his second season as the Riverhawks Men’s Lacrosse coach, Joe Stanilaus said he is looking to improve on the team’s ranking—fifth in the country in 2017. The Riverhawks will start their regular season on Feb. 21 against the most dominant team in the region from the past few years,...

Athletes advance to next level

Athletes advance to next level

Vincent Moreland, Sports Editor

February 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

AACC athletes who once played for their high schools said the competition in college is a lot more serious and the games are faster paced. “It's definitely more competitive in college," right wing soccer player Isaiah Goodman said. "You got to take it more serious. You got to really be on your stuff...

Women’s Lax starts this month

Women’s Lax starts this month

Sarah Noble, Social Media Manager

February 1, 2018


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Women’s Lacrosse will start scrimmaging in February with a team mostly made up of returning players, according to head coach Jim Griffiths. “We have a good group returning and some good newcomers coming in,” said Griffiths. “But we usually pick up a few as the season begins.” Before the...

All home games result in wins for basketball

All home games result in wins for basketball

Vincent Moreland, Co-Editor

January 17, 2018


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AACC Women’s Basketball has a winning record in the first half of the season. Last year, the team record was 6-16. Head coach Lionel Makell said his team is doing all right. “We need to continue to compete,” said Makell. “We need to continue to trust each other. We’re rebounding...

Men’s Bball: New year, new mindset for 2018

Men’s Bball: New year, new mindset for 2018

Vincent Moreland, Co-Editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under Sports

AACC Men’s Basketball is off to a rough start this season. But according to guard Damir Mahmutagic, it’s a “new year, new season” for the Riverhawks. “We’re going through our trials and tribulations right now but we’re still pushing and playing hard,” said Mahmutagic. “We got...

Sports fans have clubs, course variety to enjoy

Sports fans have clubs, course variety to enjoy

Ryan Sullivan , Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

AACC offers more than 30 courses, clubs and opportunities for students who want to get active and involved in athletics. The Physical Education Department offers 28 courses, including yoga and martial arts. Most of these courses are worth one credit. In addition, AACC has five sports studies courses. “As...

Womens VBall finishes season with single win

Womens VBall finishes season with single win

Vincent Moreland, Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

AACC’s Women’s Volleyball struggled this fall, finishing the season with 18 losses and a single win. “[We struggled with] our communication,” head coach Gregory McDivitt said. “I don’t think it ever got to where I wanted it to be, or where any coach would want it to be.” McDivitt...

AACC’s Men’s Basketball fall short in 1st home game

AACC’s Men’s Basketball fall short in 1st home game

Vincent Moreland, Reporter

November 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

AACC's Riverhawks Men's basketball lost their home opener Nov. 15 to the Community College of Baltimore County Dundalk’s Lions 70-63. Guard Terry Kenner scored 19 points, shooting 8-17 from the court and 3-5 from three-point range. Kenner also contributed three rebounds and four assists. "They...

Women’s Bball is ready to face new challenges

Women’s Bball is ready to face new challenges

Vincent Moreland, Reporter

November 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Three of last year’s players will return to AACC’s Women’s Basketball in the upcoming season, and the team will welcome several new players, including three high school recruits. Head coach Lionel Makell said his team is “looking good so far.” “This is probably the first year in all...

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