Cowley College student-athletes who achieved a 3.6 grade-point average or higher were honored as 2019-20 NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Award recipients.
Cowley College and the entire KJCCC, as well as the NJCAA, will not compete in the fall sports season, according to the following press release that was released late Monday afternoon:
“The NJCAA presidential advisory council, along with the NJCAA president and CEO and NJCAA board chair have recommended that a majority of NJCAA competition move to the spring semester of 2021. The organization is finalizing the plans that provide engagement, safety, and regional leadership …
Cowley College has taken advantage of the opportunity during this time with athletes off campus and competitions canceled in athletics to invest in updating facilities and make needed repairs that have been unable to be performed in the past due to usage restrictions on the facilities.
The nationally-ranked Cowley College volleyball team is host to several camps and clinics in late spring and summer. These include a Setter/Hitter camp on June 13, June 20 and July 18. This is the same camp on three dates to accommodate those who missed the original April 25 camp. Also slate…
Southwestern College senior Franco Poi has been named the 2020 national winner of the ITA’s Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship Award, the organization announced Thursday via their virtual awards show.
Cowley College men’s soccer head coach Ruy Vaz, coming off one of the most successful seasons in the history of the program, recently announced the signing of 20 athletes to the squad.
The Cowley College baseball team had 12 sophomores and one redshirt freshman recently sign National Letters of Intent to continue their playing careers with four-year schools.
Cowley College sophomore Deng Bol recently signed a letter of intent to continue playing basketball at NCAA Division I Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss. Bol did a little bit of everything during his two seasons with the Tigers. Starting all 63 games in which he appeared, Bol led Cow…
Cowley College women’s tennis players Laura Quezada and Georgina Kaindoah, along with Jack Clements from the men’s team, recently were named Intercollegiate Tennis Association NJCAA All-Americans.
The Southwestern College athletic department will announce the 2020 Outstanding Student-Athlete Award winners at noon today through the athletics social media pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more information on the announcement, visit www.buildersports.com.
Tommy DeSalme, the all-time winningest coach in the history of the Cowley College men’s basketball program, was recently honored by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association as the KBCA Junior College Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year.
HIGHLAND — The Cowley College baseball team moved into a tie for second place in the Jayhawk East with a pair of run-rule wins Thursday at Highland. The Tigers belted five home runs in the doubleheader en route to wins of 12-2 and 18-8.
The 2019-20 season was one to remember for the Cowley College men’s basketball team. The squad captured the Jayhawk East title for the first time since the 2009-10 season, and after failing to qualify for the NJCAA Division I National Tournament for the first time since the 1956-57 season, t…
WICHITA — The Southwestern College women’s tennis team swept its second straight opponent and moved one step closer to a Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference championship with a 9-0 victory Saturday afternoon against arch-rival Friends University at the indoor tennis facility at Crestview C…
Cowley College sophomores, from left, Moises Goncalves, Alex Mesquida and Moises Sosa pose with friends and teammates after signing National Letters of Intent to continue their tennis careers.
Cowley College sophomore Stephanie Bray recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her volleyball career at NCAA D-II Newman University. Bray spent her freshman season at Northwestern Oklahoma State University before transferring to Cowley, where she helped the Lady Tigers to a …
Cowley College freshman Dalen Ridgnal and sophomore Deng Bol, who helped the men’s basketball team to earn its first bid to the NJCAA National Tournament in more than 60 years, were recognized with All-Region VI selections.
Cowley College sophomore Santiago Gimenez, one of the top soccer players in the Jayhawk Conference as a freshman, missed his sophomore season after suffering an injury. As a redshirt, he will have three years of eligibility remaining after signing a National Letter of Intent with NCAA Divisi…
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Before play was suspended, the Cowley College softball team opened Jayhawk Conference play last Thursday with a doubleheader sweep of Cloud County at Lady Tigers Field.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — In what may be the final sporting event for the foreseeable future, the Southwestern College baseball team fell Wednesday at Oklahoma Wesleyan 13-7 in a single, nine-inning KCAC game.
As expected, the coronavirus pandemic cancellations have trickled down into the local college and high school ranks, and could impose on the start of the high school spring season.
McPHERSON — Three members of the Southwestern College women’s golf team took part in their first spring tournament of the season Monday and Tuesday at the Bethany Spring Invitational at Turkey Creek Golf Course.
Cowley College sophomores Hannah Vanriette and Maddy McKay signed National Letters of Intent to continue their volleyball careers at the University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth. The Lady Spires captured the KCAC title last season with an 11-1 record, 30-13 overall.
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Cowley College sophomore Sasha Elizondo earned All-American honors in four events Friday and Saturday, leading the women’s track and field team to a 10th-place finish at the NJCAA National Indoor Championships at Liberty University.
LAWRENCE — Trinity Holman homered and MacKenzie Lyons collected both wins in the pitching circle Friday in a nonconference doubleheader sweep at Haskell Indian Nations.
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Southwestern College freshman Trey White, the lone representative at the NAIA National Championships, did not place Friday as one of 32 participants in the men’s high jump, failing to record a height.
Cowley College sophomore Aleksa Dorovic recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his soccer career at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. The midfielder from Belgrade, Serbia was an all-conference first-team selection as a freshman in helping the Tigers (15-2-2) to capture …
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — Cowley College sophomore Ottis Peeler became the first-ever National champion in the short history of the wrestling program, winning the 184-pound title Saturday at the two-day NJCAA National Championships.