SWOCC Athletics Laker Nation

Southwestern Athletics include Volleyball, Soccer, X-Country, Basketball, Swimming, Wrestling, Baseball, Softball, Swimming, Track and Golf.

Being a member of the Northwest Athletic Association for Community Colleges (NWAC), Southwestern offers several inter-collegiate sports: baseball, men's and women's cross country, men's and women's golf, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, softball, swimming, men's and women's track & field, volleyball and men's and women's wrestling. And recently added, starting in fall 2014,

Operating as usual

06/25/2021

2021 National Fastpitch Coaches Association - NFCA NWAC Major Awards Revealed #nwacsb
Clackamas CC Cougar Athletics
Everett Trojan Athletics
SWOCC Athletics Laker Nation

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06/24/2021

Congratulations Coach Corriea, Coach Richards and Coach Marnin!

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Southwestern Oregon Community College captured the 2021 NFCA Division NWAC National Coaching Staff of the Year honors, the Association announced Wednesday afternoon. Voted by the NWAC’s member head coaches, head coach Megan Corriea, assistant coach Lena Richards and assistant coach Jenny Marnin earned the program’s second national honor.

Corriea and Richards guided the Lakers to a 30-4 overall record and 21-3 in the NWAC’s South Division. SWOCC opened the season with a 7-3 victory over NCAA Division II Humboldt State and posted winning streaks of 12 and 10 games, respectively.

SWOCC was one of the top offensive teams in the NWAC, ranking first in seven statistical categories. The Lakers topped the league in runs (394), hits (426), doubles (90), home runs (54), RBI (.368), on-base percentage (.522) and walks (173). Additionally, SWOCC registered the second highest batting average at .418 and finished fourth in slugging at .670. They also manufactured 11.6 runs and 12.5 hits per game, good for second and fourth overall.

https://nfca.org/divnews/other-2-year-news/nfca-nwac-national-coaching-staff-of-the-year-2021

Congratulations Coach Corriea, Coach Richards and Coach Marnin!

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Southwestern Oregon Community College captured the 2021 NFCA Division NWAC National Coaching Staff of the Year honors, the Association announced Wednesday afternoon. Voted by the NWAC’s member head coaches, head coach Megan Corriea, assistant coach Lena Richards and assistant coach Jenny Marnin earned the program’s second national honor.

Corriea and Richards guided the Lakers to a 30-4 overall record and 21-3 in the NWAC’s South Division. SWOCC opened the season with a 7-3 victory over NCAA Division II Humboldt State and posted winning streaks of 12 and 10 games, respectively.

SWOCC was one of the top offensive teams in the NWAC, ranking first in seven statistical categories. The Lakers topped the league in runs (394), hits (426), doubles (90), home runs (54), RBI (.368), on-base percentage (.522) and walks (173). Additionally, SWOCC registered the second highest batting average at .418 and finished fourth in slugging at .670. They also manufactured 11.6 runs and 12.5 hits per game, good for second and fourth overall.

https://nfca.org/divnews/other-2-year-news/nfca-nwac-national-coaching-staff-of-the-year-2021

Timeline Photos 06/24/2021

This is great! Congratulations James! Making SWOCC proud!

ALUMNI ALERT: SWOCC basketball alumni James Walljasper recently signed his first pro contract to play for Fukushima Firebonds in Japan. James played at SWOCC in 2016-18 and was also a Resident Assistant in student housing. After SWOCC James played for Westminster College in Salt Lake City.

Regarding his time here James says "My time at SWOCC was irreplaceable. The memories and relationships made were nothing short of amazing and I still am very close to many people I met during the time I was there. The experience I had there prepared me for where I'm at in my career now and I can't be more thankful for that. Coos Bay will forever hold a special place in my heart. As always: Go Lakers!!"
SWOCC Athletics Laker Nation #TheLakerNation

06/23/2021

Congratulations to coach Ray Fabien on his first hole in one last week at Butte Ranch #thelakernation

Congratulations to coach Ray Fabien on his first hole in one last week at Butte Ranch #thelakernation

Photos from National Fastpitch Coaches Association - NFCA's post 06/22/2021

Congratulations to Brittany Bye NFCA Player of the Year and McKenna Marshall NFCA catcher of the year! 🥎

Photos from SWOCC Athletics Laker Nation's post 06/22/2021

Congratulations Amanda and Jacob!

Amanda Clark is our Cheri Robinson Female Scholar Athlete of the Year! Jacob Westfall is our Bill Holmes Male Scholar Athlete of the Year!

Bill Holmes was the first male coach at Southwestern circa 1961. Cheri Robinson was the first women’s coach 1978. This is a scholar athlete award, so GPA is as important as athletic accomplishment.

Criteria for nomination is as follows:
*Sophomore status in school (earned a minimum of 36 transferable credits at any institution)
*Minimum GPA while at SWOCC: 3.0
*Achieved all-conference, all-region or all-American status in specific sport(s)
*Displays a high level of character both on and off the playing field.

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/18/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

MEN'S SWIMMING AWARDS!!
Gerardo Avila: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Emile Dost: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
William Evans: CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Lyle Fortune: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Hunter Fosler: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Brayden Franzke: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.
Alexander Kliewer: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Rainey Lambert: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team
Alejandro Robles Ruiz: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American, National Champion - 50 Backstroke, 100 Backstroke, 200 Backstroke.
Wyatt Smith: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.
Connor Spanos: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Nicholas Topar: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.

Coach Sandra Bullock, Coach of the Year, Women's Swimming

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/17/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

WOMEN'S SWIMMING AWARDS!!
Louise Brenner: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.
Emily Corbett: CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Jacqueline Fuertado: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American, National Champion - 100 Individual Medley.
Bethany Foster: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.
Libbey Ketchum: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Gabrielle Kincaid: CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Ximena Lucio Calzada: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Meredith Mandal: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
Rhylee Sinks: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.
LynDea Turner: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team.
Avy Watts: CSCAA NJCAA All-American Team, CSCAA Scholar All-American.

Coach Sandra Bullock, Coach of the Year

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/16/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

MEN'S SOCCER AWARDS!!
Khaleb Fields: Academic Excellence

MEN'S & WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY AWARDS!!!
Daniela Vimbela: Academic Excellence, NWAC Top Performer.
Bradley Beaver: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Performer.
Grayson Goodale: Academic Leadership.
William Hennum: NWAC Top Performer.
Gustavo Villalvazo: NWAC Top Performer.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

2021 NFCA NWAC All-Americans 06/16/2021

2021 NFCA NWAC All-Americans

Congratulations to the 2021 Softball 🥎
All-Americans:
3rd baseman Brittany Bye!
Catcher McKenna Marshall
Pitcher Esmeralda Banuelos
Utility/Pitcher Alyssa Smokey

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fkpO3g8kORA&feature=youtu.be

2021 NFCA NWAC All-Americans The NFCA NWAC All-America honorees for the 2021 season.

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/15/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

MEN'S BASKETBALL AWARDS!!
Donovan Baasch: Academic Excellence.
Paxson Berry: Academic Excellence.
De'Shawn Keperling: Academic Leadership.
Ethan Lackey: Academic Excellence.
Kareem Rowe: NWAC Top Performer.
Kase Peterson: NWAC Top Performer.
Tige Voorhees: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Performer.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/14/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

TRACK AWARDS!!
Amy Annaloro: Academic Leadership.
Amanda Clark: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Performer.
Alana Henderson: NWAC Top Performer.
Izzy Hightower: NWAC Top Performer.
Daisy Thompson: Academic Excellence.
Daniela Vimbela: Academic Excellence.
Bradley Beaver: Academic Leadership.
Duncan Blackmon: NWAC Top Performer.
Grayson Goodale: Academic Leadership.
William Hennum: NWAC Top Performer.
Chase Howerton: Academic Leadership.
Jeremy Potter: Academic Leadership.
Berry Paxson: Academic Excellence.
Margus Rookwood: NWAC Top Performer.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/13/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

GOLF AWARDS!!
Natalie Beck: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Performer.
Sarah Gray: NWAC Athlete of the Week, NWAC Top Performer.
Carly Streitler: NWAC Top Performer.
Lucas Clapp: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Performer.
Tyler Garner: Academic Leadership, NWAC Athlete of the Week, NWAC Top Performer.
Hunter Johnson: Academic Excellence.
Alexander Schulz: Academic Excellence, NWAC Top Performer.
Kristopher Wood: Academic Leadership.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/12/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

WOMEN'S WRESTLING AWARDS!!
The following athletes wrestled at the Junior College National Championship and placed in the top 10.
Clarissa Alvarez (191) 4th place
Kacie Bice (130) 4th place
Layla Donahoe (155) 6th place
Valerie Osborn (155)5th place
Analee Razo (190) 4th place
Marissa Ritchie (116) 1st place
Danika Scott (235) 2nd place
Evangelina Toruno (170) 2nd place
Krista Warren (143) 1st place

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/11/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

VOLLEYBALL AWARDS!!
Amanda Clark: Academic Leadership, NWAC Top Perfomer.
Cianna Jorgenson: NWAC Top Performer.
Tayler Parks: NWAC Top Performer.
Akayla Young: Academic Excellence.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

06/11/2021

Congratulations Student Athletes!!!! (this was the class of 2019). Best of luck to you all!!

Congratulations Student Athletes!!!! (this was the class of 2019). Best of luck to you all!!

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/10/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

SOFTBALL AWARDS!!
Brittney Bye: Southern Region Player of the Year, All-Southern Region Team - Infielder.
Esmeralda Banuelos: NWAC Athlete of the Week, All-Southern Region Team - Pitcher.
Madison Jessop: Academic Excellence.
Madison Kaneko: Academic Leadership.
Samantha Mansfield: All-Southern Region Team - Infielder.
McKenna Marshall: NWAC Athlete of the Week, All-Southern Region Team - Catcher.
Victoria Paredes: Academic Excellence.
Rheanna Russo: All-Southern Region Team - Outfielder.
Alyssa Smokey: Southern Region Pitcher of the Year, All-Southern Region Team - Pitcher.
Hannah Tennant: Academic Leadership, All-Southern Region Team - Infielder.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/09/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

BASEBALL AWARDS!!
Dakari Armendariz: Academic Leadership.
Ryan Cooper: Academic Leadership.
Jordan Crawford: Academic Excellence.
Jeff Fripp: Southern Region 1st Team.
Damien Oralle: Academic Excellence.
Chandler Stocking: Academic Leadership.
Noah Sumbicay: Southern Region 1st Team.
Hunter Vancurler: Academic Leadership.
Tyler Vizcarra: Academic Excellence.

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 06/08/2021

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics

WOMEN'S SOCCER AWARDS!!
Cacia Larsen: Academic Leadership, Southern Region All-Star, NWAC Top Performer.
Giaan Langford: NWAC Top Performer.
Kaykeolani Lautaimi: Academic Leadership.
Macee Wacholz: NWAC Top Performer, Southern Region All-Star.
Coach of the Year: Gina Ramirez

For the key to awards and the full list, please click here...

https://swoccathletics.com/news/2021/6/8/general-athletic-award-winners-2020-2021.aspx

Athletic Award Winners 2020-2021! - Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics 2021-2022 KEY

[06/08/21]   It's been a crazy year but we made it through and got some games in! Although we didn't get to recognize our amazing student athletes like we usually would, we still want to spotlight their accomplishments through this crazy crazy season! Please stay tuned for a different sport daily in no particular order. Thanks!

05/29/2021

SWOCC vs Clackamas

05/28/2021

NWAC/adidas Athletes of the Week:
Baseball: Austin Bunn, Big Bend Athletics
Baseball: McKabe Cottrell, Community Colleges of Spokane Athletics
M. Basketball: Jimmy Harding, Centralia College
W. Basketball: Madison Chisman, WCC Athletics
W. Soccer: Amber Elliano, Skagit Valley College Athletics
Softball: Esmeralda Banuelos, SWOCC Athletics Laker Nation (featured)
M. Track & Field: Daniel Coppedge, Mt Hood CommunityCollege
W. Track & Field: Emmi Freeman, Lane Titan Athletics
Volleyball: Alicia Vandervoort-Walters, LBCC Roadrunner Athletics
#NWACaotw #AOTW

https://nwac.prestosports.com/general/2020-21/releases/20210528kc06fi

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05/23/2021

Swocc vs LBCC game 1

[05/23/21]   Baseball is live today vs LBCC. First pitch set for 1 pm. No spectators will be allowed but we will be live-streaming the games.

05/18/2021

Cody Nixon, Men's Basketball, Riverton HS, Riverton, UT

Cody Nixon, Men's Basketball, Riverton HS, Riverton, UT

05/17/2021

Alejandro Robles Ruiz has committed and signed a Letter of Intent to swim at Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan. He will be swimming for the NCAA DII Cardinals and continuing to pursue a degree in business in the fall.

Alejandro Robles Ruiz has committed and signed a Letter of Intent to swim at Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan. He will be swimming for the NCAA DII Cardinals and continuing to pursue a degree in business in the fall.

05/16/2021

Swocc vs Umpqua game 2

05/16/2021

SWOCC softball vs Chemeketa game 2

05/16/2021

SWOCC softball vs Chemeketa game 2

05/16/2021

Swocc vs Umpqua game 1

05/16/2021

Swocc vs Mt.Hood game 2

05/16/2021

SWOCC softball vs Chemeketa game 1

[05/16/21]   Baseball livestream will start today just before the first pitch set for 1 pm vs Umpqua. Please be advised that spectators are not permitted in the facility. Thank you

[05/16/21]   Softball livestream will begin today at 11:45 am for a brief sophomore recognition ceremony. First pitch set for noon. Please be aware that spectators are still not permitted in the facility. Thank you

SWOCC Athletics

Being a member of the Northwest Athletic Association for Community Colleges (NWAC), Southwestern offers 18 inter-collegiate sports: baseball, men's and women's cross country, men's and women's golf, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, softball, swimming, men's and women's track & field, volleyball, men's and women's wrestling and men's and women's swimming and eSports.

NWAC is the parent organization for thirty-five (35) community colleges in the states of Washington and Oregon. Southwestern athletes are called Lakers and proudly wear red and blue while competing. Southwestern is also a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for the sport of wrestling.

Visit our website!
http://swoccathletics.com/

Athletic photos are generally taken by: Tina Woodworth (SWOCC Athletics) and Steven Chan (Chan Aperture). Team photos and game programs by Tina Woodworth.

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ADMISSION PRICES (volleyball, basketball, wrestling):
STUDENTS AND STAFF--FREE
Adults--$5.00
High School Students and other college students--$3.00
No charge for: Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Baseball, Track & Field, Swimming and Golf.
Concessions are available during conference volleyball and basketball games.

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1988 Newmark Ave
Coos Bay, OR
97420

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Horsin' Around Again Horsin' Around Again
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Tidewater Retrievers Tidewater Retrievers
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We are a small kennel, whelping three or four litters a year. The puppies are born and raised in our home, where they are members of our family until they become part of your family.