The Orion

Full Disclosure: ’Cats reverse bad luck

Gabriel Moreno

November 14, 2016

The end of the Chico State men's soccer team's season poorly reflected its effort.After going without a win in their first four games of their conference, the Wildcats turned the season around and won seven of the last eight games.The win streak propelled the Wildcats to the top of their conference, and ...

Students showcase their love for high fashion

Photo credit: Franky Renteria

Franky Renteria

November 14, 2016

This is a gallery of four young men wearing high fashion clothing and their explanations on why they do so. Name: Edoardo Bassi Major: Finance Graduating: May 2018 "I bought these clothes because they are fairly formal but at the same time they are different, have their own style. I dress...

’Cats seize top-three ranking

Senior forward Omar Nuno battles for the ball against a Sonoma State player. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Cydney Nance

November 2, 2016

While a 0-3-1 start to its conference may have plagued the Chico State men's soccer team, its meteoric rise to second has proven its resilience.The team had plenty of scoring power with senior forwards Omar Nuno and Rajaee DeLane returning for their final season, but had difficulty finding the back ...

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 ...

Nuno leads men’s soccer team to first road win

Omar Nuno drives the ball to the goalkeeper's box during a Chico State home game. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Cydney Nance

October 14, 2016

Chico State men's soccer team's offense consisted only of senior forward Omar Nuno, as he scored both goals in the game against Stanislaus State Oct. 14. Nuno shot three times with two shots on goal in the game and connected on his first shot at the 27-minute mark. Nuno's goal gave the team a 1-0 le...

Early scoring lifts men’s soccer to a win

Rajaee DeLane rushes for the ball after being stripped by a defender Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Makayla Hopkins

October 10, 2016

The Chico State men's soccer team found success early in their game Oct. 9 against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros through a reliable offense and solid defense.Chico State scored within the first minute off first-year defender Garrett Hogbin's first goal of the season. Junior midfielder Carter Jo...

Last minute goal beats the Broncos

Senior forward Rajaee DeLane juggles the ball away from a defender during a 'Cats home game. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Gabriel Moreno

October 2, 2016

The Chico State men's soccer team battled against the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos on Oct. 2 on the 'Cats home field and won 1-0. The win extends the Wildcats overall season record to 3-4-3, and their conference record to 2-2-2. The first half was dominated by the 'Cats who took six shots while allowing...

Men’s soccer team picks up first conference win

Chico State makes a save during the 'Cats home game. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Kenta Mcafee

October 1, 2016

The Chico State men's soccer team took on the Cal State San Bernardino Coyotes on Sept. 30 on the 'Cats home field and won 2-0. The win extends the 'Cats overall record to 2-4-3 and their conference record to 1-2-2. The 'Cats had not won in six consecutive games before succeeding against the Coyotes. ...

Men’s soccer team at a loss

Gabriel Moreno

September 28, 2016

The Chico State men's soccer team took on the Cal State San Marcos Cougars on Sept. 23 and tied the game 1-1.The 'Cats have yet to win a game since the start of the CCAA, with a 0-1-2 record. Chico State has a 1-3-3 overall season record and gained their only win of the year in their second game.The ...

Lancer’s defense overcomes the ‘Cats

The Chico State men's soccer team gathers around their coach at half time. Photo credit: Royal T Lee-Castine

Gabriel Moreno

September 12, 2016

The Chico State men's soccer team fell short against the Cal Baptist University Lancers on Sept. 10, losing 1-2. The loss brings the 'Cats overall season record to 1-2-1.California Baptist out shot the Wildcats 12 to nine during the game, despite earning more fouls and off sides calls in the game. De...

Nuno leads men’s soccer to their first win

Omar Nuno pursues the ball against Western Washington University Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Kenta Mcafee

September 7, 2016

Senior forward Omar Nuno, the 'Cats leading scorer from last season, propelled Chico State to their 3-2 win over the Seattle Pacific Falcons on Sept. 3.Nuno performed a hat trick in the game, which he accomplished once last season against Cal State East Bay. Of the three goals that Nuno scored, only the ...

Degrees vs. dreams: should student athletes go pro?

Infographic explaining the chances of going pro. Photo credit: Kenta Mcafee

Danielle Pubill

August 30, 2016

As their time as Chico State athletes comes to a close, the seniors' lives are just beginning. With graduation in the spring, they start to set their eyes toward the future, and student athletes decide whether to make use of their degree or chase their dream and go pro.After playing almost four year...

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