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Wildcat comeback falls short to Concordia (Irvine)

Kim Wright (left) celebrates a kill against Humboldt State in this archive photo. Photo credit: Ricardo Tovar

Lucero Del Rayo-Nava

September 15, 2019

The Wildcats took command at the beginning of the Division II West Region Volleyball Showcase as they swept both Montana State Billings and Saint Martin’s Saints only playing six sets on Thursday night. The drive continued on Friday night and Chico State took another win in four sets against Ac...

Women’s Golf still unsteady

Nick Green watches his golfer during a 'Cats practice. Photo Courtesy of Nick Green

Kenta Mcafee

October 3, 2016

The women's golf team has gotten off to a shaky start this season, with a third and seventh place finish in the first two tournaments of the year. The team is lead by senior Abbey McGrew who has two top ten finishes this season and had a career-best finish in the Academy of Art invitational by snagging...

Women’s soccer team on a streak

Chico State's Brianna Tovani battles for control of the ball Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Kenta Mcafee

September 13, 2016

The Chico State women's soccer team took on The Academy of Art Urban Knights on Sept. 11 on the 'Cats home field, and won 5-0. The win increases Chico State's streak to three, and their season record to 4-0-1. Along with snagging the win, Chico State managed to keep their opponent shot less for the s...

Women’s soccer earns first win of the year

Chico State maintains control of the ball through out their game. Photo credit The Orion.

Gabriel Moreno

August 27, 2016

Chico State women’s soccer team snagged a 5-0 win, their first win of the year, over the UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs. The game took place on Aug. 26 on the 'Cats home field, in their first exhibition game.Carlie Reader scored the first goal of the season for the 'Cats, and her fourth of her colle...

Men’s soccer team: score, fight, win

Kenta Mcafee

August 26, 2016

The men's soccer team won 2-1 against the Academy of Art in their second exhibition game of the season.Chico State men's soccer faced off against the Academy of Art on Aug. 25 on the 'Cats home field, and were able to net their first win of the year.The game was the last of the Wildcat's exhibition m...

Softball coach earns 200th victory at tournament

Senior Desiree' Gonzalez aggressively rounds second base in a game at home. Photo credit: Lindsay Pincus

Nick Martinez-Esquibel

April 5, 2016

Softball head coach Angel Shamblin earned her 200th career victory in a 4-1 win over the Academy of Art on Saturday, April 2, at the Tournament of Champions in Turlock. Taking over as head coach in 2009, she has transformed a Wildcat softball team that finished near the bottom of the CCAA, to a consistent...

Baseball team’s six game win streak snapped

Junior shortstop Casey Bennett tags out a runner during a game against Menlo College on Jan. 31. Photo credit: Jacob Auby

Carlos Islas

February 15, 2016

After winning six straight games, the Chico State baseball team lost its first game of the season against the Academy of Art Urban Knights,4-0, at home on Friday, Feb. 12. The loss leaves the Wildcats' season record at 6-1. Heading into the game, the Wildcats had a team ERA of 1.45 and opponents were h...

Softball team splits double header to open season

Junior Cailin Garmon pitches the ball during practice on Jan. 27. Photo credit: Lindsay Pincus

Patrick Pace

February 8, 2016

After losing its first game of the season 3-2, the softball team finished the second half of a doubleheader with a dominant 14-1 victory against the Academy of Art Knights on Feb. 6, at home. The split puts them at 1-1 for the season. Game 1: The Wildcats opened their season with a good old fashioned pit...

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