With nails bitten down to the bone and hearts skipping a beat, everyone at Citrus Stadium awaited the Tyler Rausa overtime field goal attempt.
With ice water running through his veins, Rausa kicked the ball through the uprights for a 40-yard game winning field goal, capping off the dramatic comeback victory for the gritty Tigers.
Riverside City College football never got the message that the game started at 1 p.m., instead it waited until the second quarter to go to work offensively.
Trailing 15-7 after the first quarter, the Tigers scored eight more touchdowns in an offensive onslaught against National Central Conference foe No. 17 El Camino College Warriors as RCC cruised to a 63-35 victory.
With his cleats dug into his end zone, Zach Adkins stared down 99 yards of field and led his offense on a six play touchdown drive.
The Tigers balanced offensive attack and bruising rushing style was in full force as the No. 3 Riverside City College Tigers handled the No. 13 Fullerton College Hornets 45-28 at Wheelock Stadium on Oct. 6.
After missed opportunities and costly penalties, Zach Adkins took over at quarterback and led the Tigers on a 60-yard scoring drive for their first touchdown of the night.
Quarterback Zach Adkins struck early and often with six touchdown passes on the Tigers first seven offensive drives of the first half, as the No. 9 Riverside City College Tigers annihilated the Long Beach City College Vikings, 75-12, on Sept. 29.
After being named Coach of the Year by her fellow coaches at Riverside City College in 2011, Alicia Berber returns to a team for which she has high hopes of success when this season gets underway on Oct. 1.
The Riverside City College men’s basketball team will kick off its 2012-2013 season on Nov. 6 with its official scrimmage. The Tigers will open the season with a brand new team having 13 freshman players and seven returners.
The main message conveyed during the editorial briefing on Sept. 26, held by California’s Community College Chancellor’s Office, was that colleges are at risk if Proposition 30 does not pass this November.
Remember in elementary school when nap time was a requirement? I have to wonder, what changed? Why hasn’t the tradition of nap time stuck through our adult years?
Missouri congressman and Senate candidate, Todd Akin made a controversial statement concerning his stance on abortion for the sake of rape victims.