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Women’s ultimate gaining popularity

Sophomore player Helena Hoover winds up for a smooth flick to teammate Madeline Fredrickson before practice Thursday night at University Stadium. Photo credit: Anne Chamberlain

Noah Enns

February 12, 2018

The Women’s Ultimate Frisbee team is on the rise and beginning to fly at Chico State.The club team has its most members the team has ever had this season with 24. The women’s team was founded in 2000. They play in the Southwest Division while competing in tournaments across California and Or...

Ultimate Frisbee team has its eyes on the prize

Senior Grant Manley winds up to throw the frisbee during a practice on Feb. 9. Photo credit: Cam Lesslie

Anna Baytosh

February 12, 2016

Catching a Frisbee has never been this intense. To be a member of the Chico State ultimate Frisbee club team, each player must be precise from a flick of the wrist, to the stamina of sprinting for minutes on end.   The group started the year strong by winning their first qualifying tournament of the season in San Luis Obispo. This win...

Ultimate Frisbee team sets sights on gliding into championship

Fifth-year captain Payton Laurie slides to throw the Frisbee while avoiding a defender at the Silver Bowl Soccer Complex in Las Vegas. Photo courtesy of Payton Laurie

Matthew Vislosky

April 9, 2015

With only a couple tournaments left, Chico State's Ultimate Frisbee team is looking to keep the strong play up and soar into the National Championships. The Wildcats have played in four tournaments this season, three of which have been sanctioned, counting toward the team's regular season record. The team has placed in the top t...

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