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Women’s laccrosse bounces back with victory

Women’s laccrosse bounces back with victory

James Whitley, Sports Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

AACC’s Women’s Lacrosse team played against Community College of Baltimore County Essex, winning 21-7 on April 4. The Riverhawks bounced back after losing to Howard Community College, putting their record at 6-2 for this season. Freshman midfielder Alyssa Baronella-O’Toole scored six goals,...

Club raises money for former member’s child

Club raises money for former member’s child

James Haggerty, Reporter

March 31, 2017


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The Experience Apostolic Campus Ministries club held a memorial basketball tournament at AACC in March in honor of one of its former members who passed away. Former club member Paul Trader died from heart failure in 2007 at age 23. He was a former Student Government Association president for two years...

Prep underway for big lax tourney on campus

Prep underway for big lax tourney on campus

James Whitley, Sports Editor

March 31, 2017


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The national women’s lacrosse tournament will begin on campus in less than a month and a half. AACC will host the National Junior College Athletic Association Women’s Lacrosse national tournament May 13-14 at Siegert Stadium. Leading up to the tournament, the athletic department is tending...

Women’s LAX starts winning streak

Women’s LAX starts winning streak

Andrew Cabacar, Sports Reporter

March 27, 2017


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AACC’s Women’s Lacrosse team played against Erie Community College, winning 20-6 on Friday evening. The Riverhawks have won their last two games, putting their record at 4-1 for this season. Freshman attacker Sofia Michael scored five goals, with her season total reaching 14, while also assisting...

Baseball loses double-header

Baseball loses double-header

Andrew Cabacar, Sports Reporter

March 9, 2017


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AACC’s men’s baseball team lost both of their games to the County College of Morris in their double-header last Saturday afternoon. The Trojans beat the Riverhawks 8-2 and 6-3. The Riverhawks have now lost their last four games, putting their season record at 3-7. Andrew Dinko, first...

Golf, lacrosse, softball seek winning seasons

Golf, lacrosse, softball seek winning seasons

Spencer Schwink & James Whitley, Reporter & Sports Editor

February 28, 2017


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Riverhawk coaches and players said they hope to improve on their records during the spring athletic season. Men’s Lacrosse: Joseph Stanilaus, the new head coach for Men’s Lacrosse, said he is looking to build on last season’s 11-5 record. Stanilaus said he is also looking to build on...

B-ball finishes for both teams

B-ball finishes for both teams

Andrew Cabacar, Reporter

February 28, 2017


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AACC Men’s and Women’s Basketball both finished with six wins in the 2016-17 season. The men’s team ended with a 6-15 record and the women’s finished at 6-16. Men’s Basketball won two of their last four games, while the women ended on a six-game losing streak. Women’s Basketball...

Men’s LAX starts with new coach

Men’s LAX starts with new coach

Spencer Schwink, Sports Reporter

February 24, 2017


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Riverhawks Men’s Lacrosse is starting its spring season with a new coach. New Jersey native Joseph Stanilaus said he is looking to build on the team's 11-5 season from last year. Stanilaus, fresh off of a state championship win, starts the season with a squad of seasoned veterans. With three...

Students react to Super Bowl 51

Students react to Super Bowl 51

James Whitley, Reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

AACC students witnessed a historic Super Bowl Feb. 5 and were surprised with the outcome of the game. The New England Patriots came back from a 25-point deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime, the largest comeback in Super Bowl history, and also the first Super Bowl game to go into...

Universities round up JUCO athletes

Megan Ladabouche, Reporter

January 31, 2017


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Several AACC student athletes are considering offers from four-year universities, the college’s athletic director said. Duane Herr said four-year college coaches are looking at student athletes from AACC Women’s Volleyball, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball and Men’s Lacrosse. Women’s...

AACC recruits players from Md. high schools

AACC recruits players from Md. high schools

James Whitley, Reporter

January 31, 2017


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Coaches at AACC encourage high school student athletes to play for their teams to better themselves as people and players. Jim Griffiths, head coach of Women’s Cross Country and Women’s Lacrosse, said his recruiting strategy includes contacting the local high school coaches to see which recruits...

Student earns $10K in NASCAR’s competition

Student earns $10K in NASCAR’s competition

James Whitley, Co-Editor

January 18, 2017


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An AACC student won $10,000 scholarship from NASCAR on Nov. 6, which she used to transfer to James Madison University. Rachael Frost, an engineering major, won the first-place prize from NASCAR’s Diversity Scholarship. Frost was able to explain the physics of drafting in her video submission. Drafting...

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