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Wildcats display their resilience

Wildcats display their resilience

Arrow VanAbrams

February 23, 2020

The Chico State men’s basketball team (20-6) fought through a shaky first half to beat the Sonoma State Seawolves (5-20) 77-58 in the last regular season home game of the year on Saturday Feb. 22.  Fans and players alike came together to honor the lone senior of the Wildcats, center Justin Bri...

A memorable farewell for Maddy Wong

A memorable farewell for Maddy Wong

Matthew Wreden

February 23, 2020

The Wildcats were hanging on to a two point lead with under a minute left to play when Maddy Wong launched back-to-back threes, extending the lead to six points and securing the win for the Wildcats. These last two three pointers from Wong have gone down as one of the biggest moments of her career.&...

Senior spotlight shines on four, star players

Senior spotlight shines on four, star players

Karina Cope

November 11, 2019

Stakes were high and so were the emotions at Saturday night’s volleyball game against the Stanislaus State Warriors. Senior night was celebrated for the Wildcats as this was their last regular season home game. Not to mention, whichever team took home the win would also claim first place in th...

Men’s basketball fall to Sonoma State on Senior Night

Men’s basketball fall to Sonoma State on Senior Night

Noah Andrews

March 4, 2019

The Wildcats basketball season hasn't gone exactly as they hoped, but they still looked to close out their three seniors careers on a high note.Unfortunately for Marvin Timothy, Keith Datu, and Nate Ambrosini the Sonoma State Seawolves had other ideas in mind. The Seawolves put up a season-high 98 points...

Senior celebrates Senior Night from the bleachers

Senior celebrates Senior Night from the bleachers

Kenta Mcafee

April 4, 2016

Having your name called, followed by a standing ovation and being surrounded by your fellow seniors is the reason athletes dream of Senior Night. As senior guard Drew Kitchens watched his teammates celebrate with their families from a seat on the bleachers, he realized it would only remain a dream...

‘Cats lose emotional game on Senior Night

‘Cats lose emotional game on Senior Night

Nick Martinez-Esquibel

March 6, 2015

On a special night that celebrated all the seniors, the Wildcats frustrating season continued as they lost to the Cal State East Bay Pioneers, 45-58. That night, seniors Annie Ward, Hannah Womack, Michelle Walker, and Sarah Rebibo entered Acker Gym for the last time in their Chico State careers...

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