CHANUTE - After four days of practice and a month off from competition, the Barton Community College men's basketball team escaped with an 84-82 win over Missouri State University-West Plains on Tuesday night in the Sonic Shootout at Neosho County.
Returning from the holiday break, the Barton Community College women's basketball team has been rejuvenated.
Barton Community College is about to start its winter baseball camps.
Having not played in a month, the Sonic Shootout at Neosho County Community College in Chanute over the New Year's holiday is just the remedy for the undefeated and ninth-ranked Barton Cougars basketball team.
Trevor Rolfs had a vision when he accepted the Barton Community College athletic director position 1½ years ago.
Meeting the approval of the Barton Community College Board of Trustees on Tuesday evening, Phil Shoemaker will be taking over the Barton volleyball program as the Lady Cougars' head coach for the 2013 season.
Phil Shoemaker was one of two new head coaches approved by the Barton Community College Board of Trustees on Tuesday.
GOODLAND - Freshman guard Brandy Winbush gave the Barton Community College offense a jolt in the second half to lead the Lady Cougars.
Pending Barton Community College Board of Trustess approval on Tuesday, there are two new head coaches joining the athletic program.
Tyler Uselton's eye-opening freshman campaign at powerhouse Butler Community College ended with the Grizzlies playing up-and-coming Iowa Western for the National Junior College Athletics Association national championship this past Sunday.
CEDAR FALLS, IOWA - In only their fourth football season, the Iowa Western Reivers raised the NJCAA national championship trophy after defeating Butler 27-7 at the UNI Dome on Sunday evening, capping a 12-0 season.
ARKANSAS CITY - It was a struggle from the outset for the Barton Community College women's basketball team on Saturday night.
HIGHLAND - In their final game before the holiday break, the Barton Community College men's basketball team jumped ahead of Midland's junior varsity 39-15 at halftime.
There were some fears entering the fall that Al Key's surgically repaired shoulder would slow him from building on his Kansas Jayhawk Community College Western Division Freshman of the Year honor from last season, along with his first-team all-conference wares.
Some portions of a schedule are tougher than others. Thanks to a make-up reshuffling earlier this year, the Barton Community College women's basketball had about as tough a 3-game stretch as anyone in the nation will play this season.
On a night when Gene Butler, a member of the highest scoring team in school history, was inducted into the Barton Sports Hall of Fame, the current Cougars showed him they can score a few points as well. Barton hit triple digits for the third time in seven conference games in a 100-90 win over Pratt.
Finally a game against a team not ranked in the Top 10. And with it finally a win snapping a 4-game losing streak.
Another meet and a growing list of qualifiers. That is the strategy for the Barton Community College men's indoor track team and it worked perfectly this past weekend in Lincoln, Neb.
It was another banner day on the track for Barton Community College standout Lydia Mato. The sophomore shattered the Barton women's record for the 5000m indoor by an astonishing 16 seconds to lead the Cougars during the Holiday Inn Invitational on the campus of the University of Nebraska.
It has been a hectic nine days for the Barton Community College men's basketball team. Nine days that including five games, three suspensions, two ranked opponents and one rival. Oh, yeah, and four wins.
It has been a rugged five days for the Barton Community College women's basketball team. About as tough a 5-day stretch as any team in the nation will see this season. It came to a conclusion Wednesday night with a loss Hutchinson, 73-45 at the Barton Gym.
The Jayhawk Conference only uses Monday's for some spot games and makeup games as a playing date for basketball. The Barton Community College men's basketball team might want to petition to make it a regular playing day.
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