Briea Baley signs LOI to play softball at SWOCC

Congratulations to Briea Baley, Henley HS, for signing her letter of intent to play softball at Southwestern next fall. Welcome to the Laker Nation.

Nikki Toy signs LOI to play softball at SWOCC

Congratulations to Nikki Toy, North Douglas HS, for signing her letter of intent to play softball next fall at Southwestern Oregon CC. Welcome to the Laker Nation Nikki.

Kylie Clarkson from California signs LOI to Play Soccer

Congratulations to Kylie Clarkson from Vasquez High School, Kylie signed her Letter of Intent to play soccer for the Lakers this fall.
Welcome to the Laker Nation!

Garrett Webb signs LOI to swim at SWOCC

Congratulations to Garrett Webb, Madras, OR. He signed his National Letter of Intent to swim next fall for the Lakers. Welcome to the Laker Nation Garrett!

Timothy Kraemer signs LOI to swim at SWOCC

Congratulations to Timothy Kraemer, Orland, CA for signing his National Letter of Intent to swim at SWOCC next fall. Welcome to the Laker Nation Timothy!

Teal Steinke from Oregon signs LOI

Congratulations to Teal Steinke from Springfield High School, she signed her Letter of Intent to play soccer for the Lakers this fall.
Welcome to the Laker Nation!

Bailey Flinders from Utah signs LOI

Congratulations to Bailey Flinders from Roy High School, she signed her Letter of Intent to play soccer for the Lakers this fall.
Welcome to the Laker Nation!

Andrea Brandsness from Oregon signs LOI

Congratulations to Andrea Brandsness, Klamath Falls High School, she signed her Letter of Intent to play soccer for the Lakers this fall.
Welcome to the Laker Nation!


Baylee Kenley from Idaho signs LOI

Congratulations to Baylee Kenley, Mountain View High School, she signed her Letter of Intent to play soccer for the Lakers this fall. Baylee is pictured here with her parents Steve and Jenni Kenley.
Welcome to the […]

Southern Region Cross Country Championships 11/3/2016

Oregon City, OR – On Saturday, October 29, 2016, the Clackamas Community College Cougars hosted the NWAC’s Southern Region Cross Country Championships. In Cross Country, the last Saturday in October finds 1000s of collegiate student-athletes all across […]

Weekend Wrap-up 8/29/16

The fall athletic teams opened up their pre-season schedules this weekend in Springfield, OR at the Willamalane Sports Complex. The Volleyball team competed on both Saturday and Sunday in 6 total matches finishing the weekend […]

Taden Swing signs LOI 8/1/2016

Congratulations to Taden Swing, Salem Academy, he signed his Letter of Intent to swim for the Lakers this fall. Taden is pictured here with his coaches Marian Robertson and Matt Boles. Welcome to the Laker […]

Reams to ECU 6/30/16

Thomas Reams will swim for East Carolina next year. For complete details and the article from ECU, check out the link:

Wing signs with College of Idaho 6/20/16

Christine Wing (Billings, MT) has committed to play volleyball next fall at the College of Idaho. Christine received a very generous scholarship package and signed her national letter of intent last week. Christine was an […]

Swimming team gains Scholar All-American status in Spring term 6/15/16

The inaugural SWOCC swim team graduated last Friday evening, but today it was announced that the team gained Scholar All-American Team status once again for the spring term. This is an incredible accomplishment for new […]

Ereanna Higbee signs LOI 6/10/16

The Southwestern Oregon CC softball team is proud to announce that Ereanna Higbee has signed a letter of intent to continue her softball career at Northwest Christian University in Eugene, OR next fall. Ereanna is […]

Messman signs to play Softball at NCU

Congratulations to Caitlyn Messman (SO/Elmira, OR) for signing her Letter of Intent today to play softball next fall at Northwest Christian University. Caitlyn is originally attended Elmira HS and has playing softball for the Lakers […]

Thomas Reams will swim for East Carolina Univ. next fall

Thomas Reams will be swimming for East Carolina University in the fall! Coach Bullock received word today that the swimming academic counselors at ECU are enrolling Thomas for classes this summer and he will be […]

Swimmer signs with Keiser University

Wyatt Engler received a generous offer from Keiser University in West Palm Beach, FL.  He signed a National Letter of Intent committing to swim for them on Friday, June 3rd.  He will be joining the […]

Track & Field headed to NWAC Championship

The Laker Track and Field team will be headed to Mt. Hood CC in Gresham, OR this weekend to prepare for the NWAC Championships on Monday and Tuesday next week.  The Lakers have had a […]

Where are they now? Kalyn Paque

Kalyn Paque was the pitcher of the year in the Southern Region a year ago for the Laker Softball team, but this year she is helping the HSU Lumberjacks chase down a National Championship. Paque […]

Softball headed to NWAC championships for 8th straight year

The Laker Softball team will be heading to the NWAC Championship Thursday morning for the 8th consecutive season. The Lakers finished 4th in the southern region this year, but are ranked 5th overall in the […]

Golf finishes 4th & 5th at NWAC Championships

The Laker men’s golf team shot an even par on Monday at the NWAC Championships in Walla Walla, WA, the lowest team total from either day of competition, but it wasn’t enough to overcome to […]

Weekend wrap-up in Athletics


After Day 1 of the NWAC championships in Walla Walla, WA the men’s team is sitting in 5th place overall and the women’s team is in 4th. Blake Greenup is 11 strokes back of the […]

Women’s wrestlers moving on to McKendree

Josh White, Head Coach Women’s Wrestling, is proud to announce that Janelle Fuamatu (Pearl City HS, HI) and Brandi Elizalde (San Dimas HS, CA) have signed their national letters of intent to wrestle for McKendree […]

Softball Sweeps Chemeketa

The Laker softball team dropped 2 games at Mt. Hood last weekend, but picked up 2 wins yesterday at home against visiting Chemeketa CC. The Lakers improved to 27-12 on the season and have won […]

Baseball weekend wrap-up

The Laker baseball team split a 4 game series at Linn Benton last weekend. Dakota Nelson (FR/Dallas, OR) and Dylan Pearce (FR/Central Point, OR) collected the wins for the Lakers on the mound with an […]

Golf Hosts Invitational at Bandon Dunes

The Laker golf teams hosted the SWOCC Invitational last weekend at Bandon Dunes. The men finished 6th overall and the women finished 4th against both 2 year and 4 year colleges. Blake Greenup (SO, Lexington, […]

Men’s Soccer team announces Spring tryout date

Head Men’s Soccer Coach, Todd Ransom, has announce a spring tryout date of Saturday, May 12th. The tryout will begin at 8 am on the soccer field at Southwestern Oregon Community College and will end […]

Softball sweeps LCC in Longview, WA

The Laker softball team dropped 2 games to Lower Columbia (26-10) at home just a few weeks ago, but today they bounced back and swept the Red Devils in dramatic fashion. The Lakers won game […]

Women’s golf wins in Skagit

The women’s golf team won the Cardinal Classic hosted by Skagit Community College. Blake Greenup (SO,Lexington, OR) shot an 81/85 and tied for 2nd overall, Kailee Mydske (FR/Snohomish, WA) 90/82, Raelyn Lambert (FR/Redmond, OR) 87/94, […]

Baseball and softball recap 

On the field yesterday the Laker Softball (24-10) team swept Clark College (13-17) 12-2 and 8-0. Shevan DeFreitas (FR/Waipahu, HI) recorded her 20th home run of the year in the bottom of the first inning […]

Baseball and softball home today

Both the baseball and softball teams play at home today, Saturday the 30th. Softball is schedule to play Clark with the first pitch of game 1 at noon. The Laker Baseball team is scheduled for […]

SWOCC Men’s Fielder named NWAC Athlete of the week 4/29/16

Selmar Hutchins (Southwestern Oregon, Sophomore)
— Event: Javelin; Mark: 57.67m (189′ 2) at SOU Raiders Invitational

Nominator Comments:

o   “Big move up the NWAC list with this throw!”

View on NWAC page here


SWOCC Track & Field at Lane Twilight 4/28/16

Southwestern’s track team participated in the Lane Twilight April 28th and had several good placings! They include the following.


Stormy Silver               1st in the High Jump at 4’ 10”

Alexis Crellin […]

Softball sweeps Chemeketa 

Laker softball sweeps Chemeketa CC (8-20) to improve to 21-10 on the season. The Lakers took game 1 with a final score of 13-3 and then in game 2 it took home runs by Danielle […]

Softball drops 2 at Clackamas

The Laker softball team  (19-10) dropped 2 games at Clackamas CC (26-7) yesterday, they finish the road trip today against Chemeketa. The Lakers started off with 3 runs in the top of the first inning […]

Dylan Pearce throws complete game

The Laker baseball team (10-21) lost game one today against visiting Chemeketa (16-13) from Salem, OR 3-13 in 7 innings, but the Lakers took game two, 1-0 behind a complete game by pitcher Dylan Pearce […]

Southwestern Hires New Men’s Soccer Coach

Coos Bay, OR – Southwestern Oregon Community College Athletics department is proud to announce the hiring of Todd Ransom as the Men’s Soccer Head Coach. Coach Ransom has coached at many different levels including 30 and older leagues, […]

Baseball goes 3-1 in McMinnville

The Laker Baseball team went 3-1 last weekend in McMinnville, OR. The Lakers started the weekend on Saturday with a sweep of Bellevue College. The Lakers won the first game 5-1 and the nightcap 4-2. […]

Golf teams finish 4th at Apple Tree

Both the men’s and women’s golf team finished 4th in Yakima, WA at Apple Tree. Ethan DeVore (FR. Eagle Point, OR) led the Laker men at +4 for the weekend. Their next competition will be […]

Softball goes 3-1 in Yakima

The Laker Softball team went 3-1 last weekend at the Crossover Tournament in Yakima, WA. The Lakers started the tournament on Saturday with a big win over Skagit Valley 11-0 and then lost the second […]

Softball splits on Day 1 of Yakima Crossover

SWOCC softball beat Skagit Valley in the first game of the Yakima Crossover earlier today 11-0. The winning pitcher was Alexis Pike (SO/Nooksack, WA) and Tayler Finch (FR/Yelm, WA) led the Lakers with 4 RBI’s. […]

T. Crooks throws complete game for baseball

SWOCC baseball scored 3 runs in the first inning and never trailed as they went on to beat Bellevue College today 5-1 in McMinville, OR. The Lakers had 8 hits and 5 different players were […]

Featured Athletes for April 2016

Congratulations Courtney May and Wilson Hodge our Featured Athletes of the Month for April!

Softball postpones game vs. Mt. Hood 04.12.16

The Laker softball team has postponed their softball games today vs. Mt. Hood. The games have been tentatively rescheduled for Wednesday, April 20th. The Lakers head to Yakima, WA this weekend for the NWAC Softball […]

Men’s Golf wins the Highline Showdown in Playoff 04.11.16

Congratulations to the Men’s Golf team for winning the Highline Showdown today in a playoff with Bellevue. The Lakers were led by Ryan Kelley, a Freshman from West Linn, OR shot a 72 on Day […]

SWOCC Golf 04.09.16

The men’s Golf team is currently leading the NWAC tournament in Federal Way, WA by 6 strokes.

SWOCC Softball vs Lower Columbia CC 04.09.16

Shevan Defreitas broke the single season home run record on Saturday 4/9/16 when she hit her 14th home run of the season and then followed it up with her 15th and inning later. Unfortunately it […]

SWOCC Baseball vs Clackamas CC 04.08.16

Baseball splits the weekend series with Clackamas CC. The Lakers lost game 1 Friday, 4/8/16 0-1, but came back in the second game and won 11-1 in 5 innings. Dylan Pearce got the win in […]

Softball team sweeps Clark CC on the road

Lauren Spencer, a freshman from Fife HS in Tacoma, WA got the win in Game 1 by throwing a perfect game along with 3 strikeouts. The Lakers won the game in 5 innings with a […]

National Representation

Want to send out a huge congratulations to the Men’s and Women’s Swim team and the Men’s and Women’s Wrestling teams. Last week all four teams represented SWOCC Nationally and brought home numerous accolades to […]

Featured Athletes for March 2016

Congratulations Anthony Whitmarsh and Olivia Pizano our Featured Athletes of the Month for March!

Featured Athletes for February 2016

Congratulations Thomas Reams and Sienna Smith our Featured Athletes of the Month for February!

Featured Athletes for January 2016

Congratulations Ivan Harper, Katelyn Rossback and Taylor Dolan our Featured Athletes of the Month for January!

Featured Athletes for November 2015

Congratulations Jesus Deleon and Alexis Crellin our Featured Athletes of the Month for November!

Featured Athlete for October 2015

Congratulations Josie Child our Featured Athlete of the Month for October!