With only three sophomores on his women's soccer team, Barton Community College head coach Aaron Avila led the Lady Cougars to a 15-4-1 record.
WICHITA - It wasn't a win.
SNYDER, Texas - The Barton Community College men's soccer team ended its season on the road at the NJCAA Plains District championship game.
Just 24 hours after losing his first game as a women's head basketball coach, Carter Kruger led Barton Community College to his first career win.
It didn't matter that Barton Community College's men's basketball team held a 16-point lead midway through the second half.
It was a rough start to the women's basketball season for Barton Community College.
Only one game into the junior-college basketball season, the Barton Community College Cougars are already showing an aggressive side.
Another season of community college basketball starts tonight as Barton's Highland Hotel/Pizza Hut Classic gets underway at Kirkman Activity Center.
Algie Key saunters with the basketball around the perimeter on the hardwood inside Kirkman Activity Center at the outset of a preseason practice. He stops momentarily, dribble-penetrates and blows past a teammate, a would-be defender, and lays a scoop shot off the glass.
A late-season surge paced by returning guards Al Key and Turon Parker and departed power forward Dwayne Brunson, Craig Fletchall's fast-and-the-furious Barton Community College Cougars roared in the National Junior College Athletics Association Region VI basketball tournament last March.
Hitting their stride at an opportune time last season, the Barton Community College Cougars made some noise last March at the NJCAA Region VI basketball tournament.
With a new head coach comes a new system.
Early November finds the sixth-ranked Barton Community College men's soccer team shooting for another run at an NJCAA national tournament berth.
The Barton Community College Volleyball team passed its first test in defending its NJCAA Region VI crown.
The NJCAA Region VI men's soccer championship trophy returned to Great Bend as the No. 6-ranked Barton Community College defeated Johnson County 2-0 on Sunday at Topeka's Hummer Sports Park.
LAWRENCE - It was the last sport to get the fall season underway at Barton Community College.