The Orion

Women’s soccer team ends season successfully

The women's soccer team takes to the field in their final game of the season. Photo credit: Aubrie Coley

Cydney Nance

October 24, 2016

The Chico State women's soccer team had its best performance of the season Oct. 23 against Humboldt State but had its success come too late.The team did not qualify for a postseason, as they placed eighth in the California Collegiate Athletic Association with 13 points and a 4-7-1 record. To clinch th...

Men’s soccer team extends its season

Senior forward Omar Nuno jumps to gain control of the ball against a defender. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Danielle Pubill

October 24, 2016

After starting with one of the worst conference records in the team's history, the Chico State men's soccer team finalized their season with a second place ranking in the California Collegiate Athletic Association and a postseason.To turn their luck around, Chico State won five-consecutive games in ...

Women’s soccer team misses CCAA tournament

Sophomore defender Korie Bozart dribbles the ball during a Chico State home game. Photo credit: Makayla Hopkins

Gabriel Moreno

October 23, 2016

The Chico State women's soccer team tied Sonoma State Oct. 21 and lost their chance at a postseason.The team has a 3-7-1 record and sits at ninth place in its conference. The Wildcats needed a win in their final two games to have a chance at placing sixth and moving on to the CCAA tournament.Although the team will no...

Baseball team captures CCAA title

Senior AJ Epstein launches a ball during a game against Sonoma State. Photo credit: Jacob Auby

Nick Martinez-Esquibel

May 17, 2016

After barely making the CCAA tournament as the sixth seed, the Chico State baseball team won the CCAA championship game 10-9 over the Cal State East Bay Pioneers on Saturday, May 14. The title is the program's first in 10 years and granted the Wildcats an automatic berth into the NCAA West Regional ...

Wildcats win first game of CCAA playoffs

Junior Casey Bennett takes his lead from first during a game against Sonoma State. Photo credit: Jacob Auby

Anna Baytosh

May 12, 2016

The Chico State baseball team defeated the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos 6-2 in the first round of the CCAA playoffs in Stockton on May 11. This win gives the team a 1-0 record to start the double elimination tournament. The Wildcats are one game closer to winning the tournament as they only have two more ...

‘Cats come through in must-win game

Mistuloff threw a season-high 5.2 innings in a clutch 5-2 win over Cal Poly Pomona for Chico State. Photo courtesy Chico Wildcats

Nicholas Woodard

May 10, 2014

It was a win or go home situation for the Chico State baseball team, and Alex Mistuloff came through. Big time.The junior pitcher threw a season-high 5.2 innings and gave up just two runs as the Wildcats beat Cal Poly Pomona 5-2 to stay alive in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship tournament.Robert Hook...

Wildcats stay alive in CCAA tourney

Sophomore Brad Lohse delivers in a game earlier this season. Photo credit: Salahadin Albutti

Emerson Keenan

May 9, 2014

The Wildcats came back with eight unanswered runs on Friday afternoon in Stockton, winning 10-4 against the Sonoma State Seawolves and moving one step closer to the winning the CCAA Championship. With the 'Cats leading 2-1 in the top of the fifth inning, starting pitcher Brad Lohse ran into trouble whe...

‘Cats come up short in game 1 of CCAA tourney

Ruben Padilla stands in the box in the bottom of the 9th for Chico State. Photo courtesy Ryan Grady

Ryan Grady

May 8, 2014

A game of missed opportunities sends the Wildcats to the losing bracket. UC San Diego topped Chico State 5-3 in the first round of the California Collegiate Athletic Association tournament Thursday night in Stockton. The 'Cats were just 4 for 11 when coming to the plate with runners in scoring ...

’Cats defeat Gators, advance to semifinals

Jordan Semple attempts a shot against San Francisco State during a regular season game in Acker Gym. Photo credit: Annie Paige

Sergio Sanchez

March 7, 2014

The Chico State men's basketball team began the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship Tournament with a 78-66 victory over San Francisco State.The first game of the tournament did not start how the 'Cats had hoped. Chico State was held to a season-low 25 points in the first half and trailed the...

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