CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Barton Community College men's soccer team reached a 0-0 stalemate against No. 18-ranked Laramie County to open the season on Saturday during the Laramie Classic.
After reaching the NJCAA Region VI Championship match last season, the Barton Community College volleyball team was picked to finish fourth this season in the recently released Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference coaches poll.
Building upon last season's third-place Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference finish, the Barton Community College women's soccer team is looking to take the next step.
The 2013-14 season marks the first time that Marc Benjamin has been a head coach of a softball program.
The Barton Community College men's outdoor track and field team was placed on probation recently because of a National Junior College Athletic Association violation.
In a prepared statement released from Barton Community College late Thursday evening, it revealed that in a recent National Junior College Athletic Association and Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference ruling, the men's outdoor track and field team has been placed on probation for the 2013-2014 academic year.
For the Barton Community College volleyball team, the main concern heading into the 2013 season is size.
Sometimes a twist of fate sends a high school athlete on an unusual route to the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference ranks.
It's rare to see athletes stay together after high school.
It was about cultivating options after high school.
Barton Community College women's basketball player Jackie Bueno recently committed to play at the next level, signing with NCAA Division-II Rogers State University, which located in Claremore, Okla.
Last December, Kevin Kewley was handed the unenviable task of taking the reins of the Barton Community College men's soccer program.
Friends of former Barton Community College men's soccer player Ousainou Senghore will be holding a memorial on Sunday, July 14, at Veterans Memorial Park.
Back in late April, when the Barton Community College Board of Trustees convened to renew one-year coaching contracts, approving nine, longtime head baseball coach Mike Warren, as well as track and field/cross country head coach Dave Schenek, didn't have theirs renewed.
Barton Community College women's basketball player Erin Copeland has committed to playing at the next level, signing with NCAA Division-II University of Illinois Springfield, located in Springfield, Ill.
And so it begins. Fittingly enough with a local wrestler.
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's BCCC softball game at Tabor JV has been cancelled. Barton's Friday single, nine-inning baseball game at Pratt has been moved to Sunday for a doubleheader.
It has been a season full of 'first time since' for the Barton Community College softball team.
SALINA- The bats continued to bang out the hits.
Trevor Rolfs will be the next head women's basketball coach at Barton Community College. He will take over for Carter Kruger who resigned at the end of the season, spending three years at the helm.
HESSTON- There is little doubt the Barton Community College men's tennis team plays in one, if not the toughest, regions in the NJCAA. Two of the top four teams in the nation are in the region.
LAWRENCE- It was a battle all day long. The second Jayhawk Conference men's golf tournament was a close contest the entire way at Alvamar Country Club in Lawrence.
It was a season full of honors for Ahmad Walker. The Barton Community College sophomore basketball star capped his post season honors by being named NJCAA second team All American.
HESSTON- In the final tune-up match for the Region VI Championships, the Barton Community College women's tennis team did not have the success it would have liked. In fact it was another day of fighting injuries for the Cougars as they lost to nationally ranked Cowley College 8-1.
SALINA- A perfect conference season is in the books. The Barton Community College women's golf team made it 6-for-6 in winning Jayhawk Conference tournaments this season. The final leg was completed with another easy win at the Salina Municipal Golf Course Monday and Tuesday.
WICHITA- It isn't often superstar Lydia Mato doesn't cross the finish line first. But it did happen Friday at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Mato took second in the 5000m at a very competitive KT Woodman Classic on the campus of Wichita State University.
WICHITA – It was one of the largest meets of the season by sheer numbers. Several events had more than 70 entrants. The event included several junior college teams from Kansas as well as the Midwest.
It was just the weekend the Barton Community College baseball team was in need of.
STERLING- The weather seemed to be the only thing that was going to stop the Barton Community College softball team Saturday – and it did.
Lydia Mato has hit the jackpot...and shattered it! She met her fortune not panning for gold in a river bed or some lost tunnel in a mountainside but on a well laid path of pressurized rubber and Poly-Resin binders.