College News

Published April 29, 2016 8:45 am

TreVonte Jones signs with Spartan Men's Basketball

TreVonte Jones from Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln has signed his NJCAA Letter of Intent (LOI) to continue his education and basketball career at Southwestern Community College. 

With Jones at the helm, Abraham Lincoln has won back-to-back Missouri River Conference titles with a record of 41-6 and they qualified for the class 4A state tournament this season.  During that span, Jones led the conference in assists while being named First Team All-Conference both years and was named All Council Bluffs Area First Team this year. 

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Published April 28, 2016 8:57 am

SWCC Drama Club Presents "The Foreigner"

Tickets are now on sale for the SWCC drama club’s presentation of The Foreigner on April 28, 29, and 30 at 7 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center theater. Ticket prices are $7 for the general public and $5 for students.

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Published April 26, 2016 11:13 am

The Spartan men’s and women’s golf teams finished the season on a high-note in Okoboji, at the Iowa Lakes Spring Invitational hosted, Iowa Lakes Community College. The Spartan men finished third out of the five teams in attendance.

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Published April 26, 2016 10:32 am

Propelled by gusty winds on a cloudless Saturday, the Southwestern Spartan Track & Field teams saw numerous top three placings at the Warrior Invitational hosted by Waldorf University. For the men, Freshman Tyrell Paul (Ajax, ON, Canada) won the men’s 100m dash with a personal best time of 10.96, and the 400m dash in 49.69. Paul also teamed with Mustapha Moore (Kennesaw, GA), Mat Hopkins (Bloomfield), and Seth Starks (Springfield, NE) to win the 4 x 100m relay. Sophomore Keegan Longabaugh (Corning) won the shot put in 11.92m, the discus in 36.36m, and took second in the hammer throw with a toss of 28.90m. Moore  placed second in the long jump in 5.88m, and freshman Nate Hoyt (Shenandoah) earned third in the 5,000m run in 17:43.

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Published April 25, 2016 4:56 pm

Sydney Goltl signs with Spartan Golf

Doug North, Southwestern Community College head golf coach, announced this week Omaha’s Sydney Goltl has signed a National Letter of Intent to play golf at Southwestern starting with the fall 2016 semester.

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Published April 25, 2016 4:20 pm

Bisignano Signs with UNK

The Southwestern baseball program now has four sophomores committed to four-year schools from the 2016 class.  John Bisignano recently signed with the University of Nebraska-Kearney and joins Samuel Vega (Northern Illinois University), Bradly Lopez (University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff), and London Collins (MidAmerica Nazarene University) on SWCC’s list of sophomores moving on to four-year programs.

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Published April 25, 2016 1:18 pm

Valve Cover Car Race winners with instructors

Eight cars raced this year in the automotive department's Valve Cover Car Races held during CTE Day on April 8, 2016, on Southwestern Community College's Creston campus. 

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Published April 25, 2016 10:56 am

The Spartan men’s and women’s golf teams traveled to Mason City on April 21, for the 2016 Spring NIACC Invitational hosted by Northern Iowa Area Community College. There were nine full teams on the men’s side and four full teams for the women’s side.

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Published April 25, 2016 9:50 am

Golfer hitting ball

Southwestern's athletic department is hosting its 17th Annual Four-Person Best Shot Golf Tournament on Sat., May 28, 2016, at Crestmoor Golf Club in Creston.  Tee times are 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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Published April 22, 2016 7:56 am

Jessica Aupperle Signs with SWCC Sports Shooting

CAM High School’s Jessica Aupperle has committed to the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) sports shooting program for the 2016-17 year.

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