Created: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:59 pm

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The Spartan sports shooting team is on a roll this year. On Saturday, October 25, the team earned their fourth straight win of season in front of a large home crowd. Of the eleven squads in competition from SWCC, Iowa Central CC (ICCC), Simpson College, and Hawkeye CC, the top Spartan squad finished in first place with a score of 239/250, edging out ICCC with a score of 230/250.

Read more: Spartan Sports Shooting On a Roll

Created: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 9:55 am

Ben Friederichs, SWCC sophomore from Walcott, was named all region honorable mention, following a 13th place finish at the 2014 Region XI Men's Cross Country Championships in Emmetsburg on Fri., October 24, 2014.

Overall, the men placed fourth and the women placed seventh.  The Spartans will travel to the National Junior College Athletic Association National Championships in Lubbock, TX, on November 8.

Created: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:50 am

Carmen SubbertFor the second week in a row and third time on the season, Spartan volleyball player Carmen Subbert of Stanton has been named Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) offensive athlete of the week.

According to the ICCAC Web site, Subbert's performance during the week of October 13-19 included an average of 4.4 kills and 2.1 digs in 13 sets. Also, she had a hitting percentage of 36 percent and continues to lead the Spartans offensively as the team approaches the end of the season.

Created: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 9:50 am

Carmen SubbertFor the second time in recent weeks, Spartan volleyball player Carmen Subbert of Stanton has been named Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) offensive athlete of the week.

According to the ICCAC Web site, Subbert's performance during the week of October 6-12 included an average of more than four kills per set over 17 sets. She added 2.25 digs in those sets as well. Overall on the week she had 68 kills and 38 digs. Her best game came against Southeast CC when she killed 22 balls on 45 percent hitting and made 11 digs.

Created: Monday, October 13, 2014 1:22 pm

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The Spartan sports shooting team took home another conference win on Saturday, October 11. The team traveled to the Palmer Conservation Club in Palmer for a meet hosted by Iowa Central CC. 

Brandon Dvorsky shot a perfect 50 of 50 to take the top score of the shoot. The SWCC team score was a 242 of 250, finishing as the winning overall team for the day. The top five individuals scoring for the Spartans were Dvorsky 50/50, Ethan Jolliff 49/50, Shelby Woods 48/50, Easton Ressler 48/50, and Cody Bruggemeyerr 47/50. Woods finished as the top female of the day with 48/50.

Read more: Third Straight Win for Spartan Sports Shooting

Created: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 10:44 am

The Spartan Golf team enjoyed two days of golf at Lake Panorama Gold Course in Panora this past weekend to compete in the AIB Invitational on September 26-27. The beautiful weather brought in many low, sub-par scores from the host school, who won the event. The Spartans were led by Sophomore Matt Righi. The rest of the Spartan team struggled to find their stride in competition.

The Spartans will play next Sunday, October 5, at the Waldorf Invitational in Forest City.

Created: Friday, October 3, 2014 4:01 pm

Carmen SubbertSouthwestern Community College (SWCC) freshman Carmen Subbert has been named the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Athlete of the Week. 

According to the ICCAC Web site, Subbert, who plays outside hitter, hit with great efficiency in the Spartans two matches last week. Her 5.67 kills per set were in part because of her near 45 percent hitting rate. She added 1.8 digs per set to solidify her weekly award. 

Subbert is a May 2014 graduate of Stanton High School.

Created: Monday, September 29, 2014 8:52 am

On Saturday, September 27, the Spartan sports shooting team traveled to the Ventura Gun Club in Ventura for their first conference meet hosted by NIACC. As a team, the Spartans earned the top spot in trap, winning the event with a score or 246 out of 250.

Shelby Woods, freshman from Madison, MO, grabbed first place in trap for the women, with a score of 49 out of 50. Sophomore Ethan Jolliff from Indianola and freshman Justin Woods from Mt. Pleasant both posted a perfect 50 forcing a shoot-off for first place. In the end, Woods edged out Jolliff for the win.

The Spartans will hit the road again on Saturday, October 11, to compete in another conference meet in Fort Dodge hosted by Iowa Central CC.