The Orion

Sweet sweep for ’Cats softball team

Sweet sweep for ’Cats softball team

Emerson Keenan

March 15, 2014


Filed under Softball

The Chico State softball team's offense came alive once again against Pace University, sweeping the doubleheader 7-3 and 9-1, while moving above .500 for the first time this season. Junior second basemen Kelli Keefe had four runs and four hits in both games. Junior shortstop Emily McEnaney hit a home...

’Cats roll over Toros in tournament

’Cats roll over Toros in tournament

benjamin marquez

March 15, 2014


Filed under Basketball

The Wildcats got its revenge Friday against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros with a first round 90-70 tournament victory.After being knocked out by the Toros in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship Tournament last week, the ’Cats were able to bounce back in the NCAA Championship ...

’Cats finish third in Wildcat Invitational

’Cats finish third in Wildcat Invitational

Jordyn Provence

March 13, 2014


Filed under Golf

Chico's Canyon Oaks Country Club welcomed the Chico State women's golf team, among others, to participate in the InterWest Wildcat Invitational. The Wildcats finished Monday's first round in second place with a 37-over par 325. On the leaderboard for the 'Cat's was senior Sarah McComish carding a 5-over par 77 to p...

Chico State drops championship game against Cal State Stanislaus

Chico State drops championship game against Cal State Stanislaus

Sergio Sanchez

March 9, 2014


Filed under Basketball

The third time would not be a charm for the Chico State men's basketball team as it lost to Cal State Stanislaus, 82-70, in the final game of the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship Tournament.It was the first loss for the 'Cats this season where the team was defeated by double digits. F...

’Cats split Friday doubleheader against Toros

’Cats split Friday doubleheader against Toros

Angelo Boscacci

March 8, 2014


Filed under Softball

The Chico State WIldcats softball team split a doubleheader Friday against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros. Chico lost the first game 9-0, then came back with a vengeance winning game two 7-0. The first game started off with the Toros getting to 'Cats starting pitcher Alex Molina early. Molina was tagged...

’Cats conquer Broncos, off to championship finals

’Cats conquer Broncos, off to championship finals

Sergio Sanchez

March 8, 2014


Filed under Basketball

History would not repeat itself as the Chico State men's basketball team defeated Cal Poly Pomona 77-73 for the first time in two seasons in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship Tournament semifinals.The victory Friday sent the 'Cats to its third straight CCAA Championship Tournament finals ga...

’Cats defeat Gators, advance to semifinals

’Cats defeat Gators, advance to semifinals

Sergio Sanchez

March 7, 2014


Filed under Basketball

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...

Basketball teams play into postseason

Basketball teams play into postseason

Greg Silvia

March 5, 2014


Filed under Basketball

The Chico State basketball program is poised to make a deep run in the postseason, starting with the California Collegiate Athletic Association conference tournament this weekend in Ontario, Calif. Women’s The Wildcats head into the CCAA tournament on a winning note, picking up a huge victory S...

Chico State women’s golf finishes second in shootout

Chico State women’s golf finishes second in shootout

Jordyn Provence

March 3, 2014


Filed under Golf

The Chico State women's golf team was able to pull out of the Pioneer Shootout in the top three for the fourth time in five outings in 2013-14, finishing in second place. Chico State entered the final round with a four-shot lead Sunday, but the 37-over par 325 Sunday wasn't quite enough to claim a victory, as they collect...

Cal Poly Pomona spoils senior night

Cal Poly Pomona spoils senior night

Sergio Sanchez

March 2, 2014


Filed under Basketball

In the final game of the regular season Chico State would have its senior night crashed by Cal Poly Pomona as the Broncos defeated the 'Cats 69-66.Chico State entered the night on a six-game winning streak and prior to the game honored seniors Giordano Estrada, Rashad Parker, Amir Carraway and Nate Appel as it would be their final g...

Women’s golf team solid in Saturday shootout

Women’s golf team solid in Saturday shootout

Jordyn Provence

March 2, 2014


Filed under Golf

The high wind conditions during Saturday's opening round of the Pioneer Shootout at Hiddenbrooke Golf Club in Vallejo caused all 12 teams to suspend play before finishing the first 18 holes. Considering these unfortunate circumstances, the Wildcat's still carded decently with a collective 31-over par 319....

Women win final game of regular season

Women win final game of regular season

benjamin marquez

March 2, 2014


Filed under Basketball

The Chico State women's basketball team knocked down the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos Saturday 63-61. In the first half, the 'Cats controlled the tempo and cruised to a 29-24 lead at halftime. In the second half, things intensified as both teams traded baskets, but the Wildcats stood tall and knocked off the top ranked broncos 63-61. Leading...

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