Tag: Edith Noriega

Pittsburgh Pirates sign top RCC baseball prospect

Posted: June 25, 2015 | Updated: July 8, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega Riverside City College left-handed pitcher Austin Sodders, was signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 22 in the 17th round draft pick. “When I received the call I was drafted I was walking out of my classroom from finals,” Sodders said.

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Former RCC math instructor utilizes YouTube in class

Posted: May 27, 2015 | Written by: Edith Noriega Former Riverside City College math instructor Frank Ives put a unique spin in teaching mathematics that involved integrating YouTube, a highly popular video sharing website into his classes and student lives. Ives, who taught at RCC for six years created his YouTube channel known as MathByFives

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Sodders continues family baseball legacy at RCC

Posted: May 27, 2015 | Written by: Edith Noriega Left handed pitcher Austin Sodders, the youngest and the last to carry on the name has since lived up to the potential of his name since joining the Riverside City College baseball team. His father, Michael Wayne Sodders member of the Arizona State University Hall of

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BASEBALL: Season ends in a best-two-out-of-three series against Palomar

Posted: May 13, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega The Riverside City College baseball team No. 18 seed ended the season in an early curtain call exit in a best-two-out-of-three series against No. 1 seed Palomar College in the Southern California Regional Playoffs during the first two days of May. During game one both teams

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From the football field to the dance studio: Kendell Mays

Posted: May 13, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega A normal day for a football player at Riverside City College typically begins by going to practice from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a break in between for classes. They would then watch football film to study other teams, plays and concepts followed by a

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Tigers baseball takes advantage of second opportunity

All photos taken by Alexis Naucler Posted: April 29, 2015 | Updated: May 5, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega NORWALK — Don’t put your mitts, cleats and bats away just yet there is still Riverside City College baseball to be played. After back-to-back losses against Golden West College in the regular season the Tigers were

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RCC baseball in it for the fight

Posted: April 24, 2015 | Updated: April 27, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega The Riverside City College baseball season almost drew to a conclusion with a 4-2 loss against Golden West College on April 21 but managed to gain a No. 18 seed in the CCCAA baseball Southern California Regional bracket. The Tigers will

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Women’s tennis finish season with 16 game winning streak

Posted: April 8, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega After defeating Cerritos College on Feb. 10 the Riverside City College women’s tennis team went on cruise control defeating every team faced both in conference and non conference. The Tigers’ went a clean 10-0 in conference taking a solid first place victory. The two only losses

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Tigers’ lose exhibition games

Posted: April 7, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega The Riverside City College baseball team drew a setback when they entered a two game friendly against Santa Barbara College on April 1 and Taft College on April 2. Prior the Tigers’ had no trouble sweeping Santa Ana College 7-0 and 3-2. Right off the bat

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Baseball: Today in Tiger history

Posted: March 26, 2015 | Written by Edith Noriega On this day 25 years ago the Riverside City College baseball team won their last three games of the Orange Empire Conference ending the team’s four game losing streak. With a record of 14-6 and 3-3 in conference at the time, the Tigers’ were off to

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