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.
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.
The Barton Community College Lady Cougars volleyball program is offering volleyball camps for various ages throughout the month of June. All camps will be held at the Great Bend High School Panther Athletic Center. Additional information can be obtained by contacting Barton head coach Phil Shoemaker or online at www.BartonSports.com.
HUTCHINSON- It wasn't the finish the Barton Community College men's track and field team had hoped for. The Cougars spent most of the season ranked in the Top 5 in the nation but ended up 14th at the NJCAA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships this past weekend at Gowans Stadium in Hutchinson.
May 18, 2015|
MIKE MARZOLF, Special to the Tribune