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Chico State students strive to break a Guinness World Record

A player focuses on his target as he winds up for a toss. Photo credit: Mary Vogel

Karina Cope

October 27, 2019

A chance to be a part of history in the Guinness Book of World Records? Some cornhole competition? Free burgers? Chico State students said, ‘Count me in!’ On Friday, Oct. 25, Chico State made its attempt to break the record for most people simultaneously playing cornhole in the same loca...

Chico State lacrosse returns after tragic loss of teammate

Nick Reddy

September 28, 2015

The Chico State club lacrosse teams were suspended last year after Nick Castellanos was hit by a car and killed after leaving a team party, resulting in both teams being disbanded. The lacrosse clubs will be back on the field after being reinstated for this season.On the night of Jan. 16, 2014, Nick Castella...

No new Wildcat logo for club sports

The Chico State Wildcat Logo. Photo Courtesy of Chico Wildcats.

Nick Reddy

August 24, 2015

Editor's note: This story, originally published on Aug. 24, has been rewritten to address the following corrections: Willie Wildcat has never cheered for club sports teams and is the official mascot for the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Club sports have never had access to the new logo. ...

Wildcat logo locked from club sports

Photo courtesy of The Orion.

Nick Reddy

August 24, 2015

The athletic department's artwork will not be shared with club teams.Editor's note: This story, originally published on Aug. 24, has been rewritten to address the following corrections: Willie Wildcat has never cheered for club sports teams and is the official mascot for the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Club sports ...

WREC continues Walktober program

Kendall Ross, the program coordinator of Recreational Sports. Photo courtesy Chico State

Samuel Wolfson

September 14, 2014

Cat Tracks, a free walking program funded by Chico State’s Recreational Sports, is getting ready for another Walktober starting Oct. 1. Cat Tracks started in 2007 with an event called “Ski to Sea.” Faculty and students tracked their steps for a year to see if they could reach the same ...

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