View From the Student Section

Stumbling through the blue and gold infested south entrance just before 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, it finally hit me. My mic-chick-ing years were really over. No more hiking up the hill to Memorial an hour before kickoff. No more break-of-dawn ironing sessions to make sure I looked “presentable” during the pre-game pep rally on Sproul. No more nit-picky rules to keep me from the typical game day beverage of champions – and I don’t mean Gatorade.

After three years of “yell duty” for the Bears – at 2 o’clock Pacific Daylight time on September 3rd, 2005 – I was once more just a fan. Yet as I took my seat in the Young Alumni section just a few minutes before the band exploded from North Tunnel, I knew the spirit of California was doing fine in my absence, after little more than a quick glance to my right.

The student section – the sweetest, most sought after vantage point under the Berkeley sun – was packed. With 5 minutes still to go in the pre-game countdown. That’s right, Five Minutes Early. Even I was taken aback.

Had the students finally gotten the memo? Stop taking the privilege for granted or else? Show up or move over? Stadium renovation equals student relocation? Nah, it had to be something else. They’re Berkeley kids, but they’re not that smart.

I began analyzing the situation. No Aaron Rodgers. No Geoff MacArthur. No – well, um, how do I put this without, oh never mind – no opponent. Still, no empty seats.

It just didn’t make sense. And while the thought of trying to figure out the reasons behind the students’ premature arrival sounded intriguing for oh – two seconds - I knew the only way I’d get the truth was to dive right back into the life I’d been trying to detach myself from for the past nine months. By half time the transition was complete. Mic-girl no longer, I was back in front of the student section once more – this time – as an under-cover reporter.

After a few too many “We Want Kate” cheers, I soon relocated to a less look-at-me seat towards the end of Row 28. Oblivious freshman all around, I was finally safe. It was time to ask some questions.

Proving that I had done a fairly good job curbing my Cal addiction since graduation after all, I was shocked by the simplicity of the answer that had eluded my careful analysis. What had finally motivated the student body to throw down – or throw back - their beers, yank on their True Blue tees, and make the trek up to the house that Andy built – and that Tedford is currently working to retro-fit - before the start of the second quarter?

“Uh, duuuuh. The frats aren’t allowed to have alcohol at their parties right now, ” said one dryly disgusted freshman female. “Welcome Week sucked.”

I knew it! The students weren’t smart enough to get their act together with no actual threat of movement in site.

“Naw dude, we just had nothing else to do,” said a freshman boy to my left.

The best response though, came from a group of well-adjusted Greek gentleman standing behind me. Upon hearing the question they looked at one another, whispered among themselves for a moment, and then teasingly – or in undying respect for my previous game day persona, you decide – clapped their answer out for me. “Mo-ra-to-rium – clap clap, clap clap clap”. I couldn’t help but laugh. Reasons for students arriving early, check.

As I moved through the section saying hi to friends, trying not to fall off of the dangerously thin wooden bleachers, and pausing every few minutes to watch another please-pick-me-off pass fall just out of reach of the Sac State secondary, an impassioned male fan seemed to speak for the majority when he said, “Just f****** give the f****** ball to f****** Marshawn f****** Lynch and let him f****** run it.” Well-articulated opinion? Ehhh. Typically cynical Cal fandom, check.

Though the extreme potty mouthage took over the top spot for best comment of the afternoon upon first listen, the award ended up going to the boyfriend of one my of fellow young alums, as we sat shell-shocked following Longshore’s injury late in the first half.

Sitting a section over from the Hornet contingent, Ayoob’s first interception scare was all the Sac State fans needed to start the trash-cheering favorite – “over-rated” cheer. To which my new friend replied, “Hey! At least our cheerleaders don’t have SAC on their chests!” Just in case you’re confused, sound it out, don’t spell it. Amazingly witty Cal-fan comebacks, check.

Until the next View, welcome BACK to Bear Territory.

Roll on.


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After three years of “yell duty” for the Bears – at 2 o’clock Pacific Daylight time on September 3rd, 2005 – I was once more just a fan. Yet as I took my seat in the Young Alumni section just a few minutes before the band exploded from North Tunnel, I knew the spirit of California was doing fine in my absence, after little more than a quick glance to my right.

The student section – the sweetest, most sought after vantage point under the Berkeley sun – was packed. With 5 minutes still to go in the pre-game countdown. That’s right, Five Minutes Early. Even I was taken aback.

Had the students finally gotten the memo? Stop taking the privilege for granted or else? Show up or move over? Stadium renovation equals student relocation? Nah, it had to be something else. They’re Berkeley kids, but they’re not that smart.

I began analyzing the situation. No Aaron Rodgers. No Geoff MacArthur. No – well, um, how do I put this without, oh never mind – no opponent. Still, no empty seats.

It just didn’t make sense. And while the thought of trying to figure out the reasons behind the students’ premature arrival sounded intriguing for oh – two seconds - I knew the only way I’d get the truth was to dive right back into the life I’d been trying to detach myself from for the past nine months. By half time the transition was complete. Mic-girl no longer, I was back in front of the student section once more – this time – as an under-cover reporter.

After a few too many “We Want Kate” cheers, I soon relocated to a less look-at-me seat towards the end of Row 28. Oblivious freshman all around, I was finally safe. It was time to ask some questions.

Proving that I had done a fairly good job curbing my Cal addiction since graduation after all, I was shocked by the simplicity of the answer that had eluded my careful analysis. What had finally motivated the student body to throw down – or throw back - their beers, yank on their True Blue tees, and make the trek up to the house that Andy built – and that Tedford is currently working to retro-fit - before the start of the second quarter?

“Uh, duuuuh. The frats aren’t allowed to have alcohol at their parties right now, ” said one dryly disgusted freshman female. “Welcome Week sucked.”

I knew it! The students weren’t smart enough to get their act together with no actual threat of movement in site.

“Naw dude, we just had nothing else to do,” said a freshman boy to my left.

The best response though, came from a group of well-adjusted Greek gentleman standing behind me. Upon hearing the question they looked at one another, whispered among themselves for a moment, and then teasingly – or in undying respect for my previous game day persona, you decide – clapped their answer out for me. “Mo-ra-to-rium – clap clap, clap clap clap”. I couldn’t help but laugh. Reasons for students arriving early, check.

As I moved through the section saying hi to friends, trying not to fall off of the dangerously thin wooden bleachers, and pausing every few minutes to watch another please-pick-me-off pass fall just out of reach of the Sac State secondary, an impassioned male fan seemed to speak for the majority when he said, “Just f****** give the f****** ball to f****** Marshawn f****** Lynch and let him f****** run it.” Well-articulated opinion? Ehhh. Typically cynical Cal fandom, check.

Though the extreme potty mouthage took over the top spot for best comment of the afternoon upon first listen, the award ended up going to the boyfriend of one my of fellow young alums, as we sat shell-shocked following Longshore’s injury late in the first half.

Sitting a section over from the Hornet contingent, Ayoob’s first interception scare was all the Sac State fans needed to start the trash-cheering favorite – “over-rated” cheer. To which my new friend replied, “Hey! At least our cheerleaders don’t have SAC on their chests!” Just in case you’re confused, sound it out, don’t spell it. Amazingly witty Cal-fan comebacks, check.

Until the next View, welcome BACK to Bear Territory.

Roll on.


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