EMPORIA - The Barton Community College baseball team ended the 2012 regular season with a win as they defeated Jayhawk East foe Coffeyville Tuesday afternoon 9-6 at Emporia State University's Glennen Field.
Fresh out of college, Carter Kruger had a vision when he became a volunteer men's assistant basketball coach at Mankato State University.
Pardon Barton Community College athletic director Trevor Rolfs for announcing the impeding hiring of Carter Kruger as the new women's head basketball coach.
HUTCHINSON - For the second year in a row the Barton Community College women's golf team will be sending four players to the NJCAA tournament in Daytona Beach, Fla.
The Butler Community College softball team clinched the Jayhawk Conference championship outright today as they shut out Barton Community College twice at Cougar Field, 7-0 and 11-0.
When you're longtime basketball coaches like Darin Spence and Craig Fletchall, you foster everlasting friendships in the coaching fraternity.
Barton Community College right-handed pitcher Nick Ney, a Great Bend native, recorded a win from the mound in a baseball game against Kansas Wesleyan Junior Varsity on Tuesday at Lawson-Biggs Field.
NEWTON - The Barton Community College men's golf team finished in 10th place at the NJCAA Region VI championship on Tuesday.
For the most part, Trevor Rolfs can understand where Darin Spence is coming from.
Darin Spence said in a cellular phone interview on Saturday morning that the goal of returning to the four-year coaching ranks and doing what's best for his family factored in his decision to leave Barton Community College after just one season.
The Barton Community College baseball team took Dodge City into extra innings in the first game of a doubleheader to win 8-5.
The revolving door of coaches continues at Barton Community College.
High-scoring Trey Unrau, who broke Moundridge High School's basketball career scoring mark of former Iowa State guard Jacy Holloway, has signed to play for Barton Community College's men's basketball team in 2012-13.
JUNCTION CITY - In a non-conference baseball game played at a neutral site on Tuesday night, Barton Community College beat Salina's Brown Mackie College, 13-1.
COLBY - The Barton Community College softball team was swept by Colby on Wednesday.
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.