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Raiders place 5th overall in tournament

Raiders place 5th overall in tournament

May 27, 2014

Dominic Wilkerson/ Staff Writer Opening night, on Thursday, May 22, the Raiders played the last game of the day against the Columbia Basin. They were first on the board, setting the pace for the night. #3, DJ Gee, managed to g...

Pierce Baseball Team are NWAACC Western Divisions Champions

Pierce Baseball Team are NWAACC Western Divisions Champions

May 19, 2014

Dominic Wilkerson Staff Writer The Raiders were against Tacoma Titans in a race to capture the West...

Pierce College Hall of Fame

April 23, 2014

Filed under FrontPage, Sports

Pierce College will be recognizing their former outstanding athletes Brooks Albert Staff Writer Three athletes, two teams, and two coaches will be honored and inducted into the Pierce College Hall of Fame for the class of 2014. Coach Darin Gearhart (Men’s Basketball), Coach Roberta Kalalau (Volleyball), and athlete...

2014 Raiders Baseball Game Schedule

2014 Raiders Baseball Game Schedule

April 22, 2014

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Raider Athletics looking to add new facility

April 22, 2014

Filed under Baseball/Softball, FrontPage, Sports

Brooks Albert Staff Writer The 3-time defending Western Division Champs may get their very own baseball stadium in the near future. You read that correctly. Our very own Raider Baseball team has won the Western Division three times in a row and is pursuing the division title for a fourth straight time. The Raiders won the ...

Raiders choke the Chokers

February 24, 2014

Filed under Baseball/Softball, Sports

The last home game for the Raider’s women’s and men’s Basketball team of the season on Feb. 19 was a victory to both teams. The women’s team was first to go up against the Chokers, and beat them 80-54. The lady Raiders remained ahead throughout the whole game never losing grip on their victory. The night was not ...


February 10, 2014

Filed under Campus, Sports

Pierce College students have an assortment of physical fitness options to choose from. Branson Albert Contributing Writer Pierce College offers a number of fitness classes that provide more than just a few credits towards student’s degrees. Pierce College has created an opportunity for college students to stay fit while still earning college credits. Classes range from Yoga and Pilates t...

Seattle Seahawks Parade Stream

February 5, 2014

Filed under News, Sports

Following their victory at the Super Bowl, the returning heroes will be greeted by a parade held in their honor. You can watch the parade live here....

The Migrating Raiders Bird

January 27, 2014

Filed under Other, Sports

A Prominent Symbol of Pierce College Expands its Horizons Cameron Cyprain Contributing Writer This upcoming May will mark the 28th anniversary of Pierce College’s official logo. The Board of Trustees in office during May 1986 adopted the design, which features ‘Pierce College’ in a specialized type that is unique unt...

Raider Cheer Hosting Annual Kids Camp

January 21, 2014

Filed under Sports

Raider Cheer is hosting their annual kids camp on Jan. 29. This camp consists of three days of learning choreography, cheers, and how to work as a team mate. The cheers and half time routine that are being taught will be used on the Feb. 1 Raiders basketball game. Registration fee is $35 dollars, includes a camp t-shirt and...

Pierce offers intramural sports

November 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, Sports

Kaitlyn Turner Contributing Writer Intercollegiate sports have been offered at Pierce for years, but with the construction of the HEC building 5 years ago came a new idea—that the gym would be the place to host intramural sports teams. According to Doug Carlson, Pierce’s women’s volleyball coach and HEC and intramurals ...

Raider’s baseball Halloween costume fundraiser

November 7, 2013

Filed under Baseball/Softball, Campus, Sports

Aaryn Kornbau Staff Writer The Raider’s baseball team held their second annual Halloween game on Thursday October 24 at Heritage field in Puyallup, to raise money for new Jacket and sweats. The players sold tickets to students for $5 and $10 for adults, children got in free. The team sold approximately, 400 tickets. The boys ...

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