College News

Published March 30, 2015 9:37 am

Sam Hartsock signs with Spartan Golf

Southwestern Community College (SWCC) Head Golf Coach Larry Shimono has acquired another athlete from the 2015 Creston High School (CHS) golf squad for his 2015-16 Spartan team.

Sam Hartsock, a multi-sport athlete at CHS, has confirmed he will join the Spartans golf program for its 2015-16 campaign. Hartsock joins fellow student-athlete Christian Groumoutis, who signed with the Spartans earlier in March.

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Published March 27, 2015 7:59 am

Brittany Langendoerfer signed to SWCC volleyball

Brittany Langendoerfer, a 5’7” outside hitter and defensive specialist for the Nebraska Impact Volleyball Club, has made it official. She is headed to Southwestern Community College (SWCC) to play volleyball at the collegiate level.

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Published March 26, 2015 3:12 pm

Evy Wells signs with Spartan Golf

Southwestern Community College (SWCC) Golf Coach Larry Shimono announced Evy Wells, a senior at Knoxville High School, will be joining the Spartans golf program as of fall 2015.

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Published March 25, 2015 12:14 pm

Students at 2014 Health Careers Fair

Health Careers Fair
Thursday, April 2, 2015
12:30-3 pm
Southwestern Community College, Instructional Center, Room 180

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Published March 23, 2015 5:33 pm

Students learning CPR

Creston’s local insurance agents, Greater Regional Medical Center, and Southwestern Community College (SWCC) are combining forces to provide FREE education and training for individuals in CPR and the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs).

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Published March 12, 2015 8:16 am

Krechele Brown signs to SWCC Volleyball

Krechele Brown, a 5’6” libero/defensive specialist from Abraham Lincoln High School in Council Bluffs, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball for the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) Spartans as of fall 2015.

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Published March 11, 2015 5:09 pm

The Southwestern Community College board of trustees held its regular meeting on Tues., March 10, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. in the board room of the college’s Administration Center.

A public hearing was held for the college’s fiscal year 2016 budget.  No oral or written objections or petitions were heard or submitted.  The board approved the budget as presented.

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Published March 11, 2015 4:40 pm

Spartans named to ICCAC DII MBB Academic All-Region Teams

The Iowa Community College Athletic Conference released its Academic All-Region team and six members of the Southwestern Community College (SWCC) men’s basketball team earned honors. The first team consisted of student-athletes earning a 3.5 or above grade point average. For second team honors, the student must have earned a grade point average between 3.0 and 3.4.

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Published March 11, 2015 4:33 pm

Spartans named to ICCAC Volleyball Academic All-Region Teams

Three freshman Southwestern Community College (SWCC) volleyball players were recently named to the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Academic All-Region team.

The first team consisted of student-athletes earning a 3.5 or above grade point average. SWCC athletes making first team included Bailey Preston of Omaha, NE (in center), and Carmen Subbert of Stanton (on right). Madison Walston of Bedford (on left), received second team honors, having earned a grade point average between 3.0 and 3.4.

Published March 11, 2015 4:26 pm

Spartans named to ICCAC DII MBB All-Region Teams

The Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) recently announced the All-Region Teams for this season.  Southwestern was well represented with Jaylon Smith (First Team), Mataika Koyamainavure (Second Team), and Ahmad Newsome and TJ Bower (Honorable Mention) all being selected. “I’m happy these young men were recognized for the great seasons they had.  All of them brought a lot to the table for our team and are very deserving of their honor,” said Coach Todd Lorensen.

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