The Orion

Wildcats walk-off for the win this season

Lee Masten

April 29, 2014

It’s the bottom of the final inning and the team is down by a run with a runner on third. Step into the batter's box and the pressure is on. Walk-offs have been the norm throughout the season for the Wildcats and some players have felt what it's like to put the team on their back. It may not be the most i...

Wakeboard team rides waves of success

Taylor Fredrickson of the Chico State wakeboard club. Photo courtesy of the Chico State wakeboard club.

Lee Masten

April 15, 2014

Being pulled by a multi-ton boat while holding onto nothing but a rope, strapped to a fiberglass board and expected to perform tricks takes a lot of guts.That's the life of those on the Chico State wakeboard team. The team is one of the best in the country each year. That being said, one would think t...

Confident ‘Cats back in rugby playoffs

Rugby players J.P. McKinley and Charlie Brennan  hope to continue the team's long-running winning streak. Photo credit: Lee Masten

Lee Masten

April 2, 2014

The 2014 Chico State rugby team move into the playoffs for the second consecutive year. The defending 2013 Pacific West Rugby Conference champions are currently 5-1 and are at it again to earn the title of the Best of the West. It hasn’t been an easy road for the team, as the opponent on the pitch isn&...

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