Salina, Kan. – Former Sterling College football player and current SC senior David Wray IV will play in the fifth annual Victory Sports Network (VSN) Senior Classic in Salina, Kansas on Saturday April 30 at Salina Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 pm. The game will feature the Americans facing off against the Nationals. Wray, along with 23 other former KCAC players, will be on the Nationals squad as a running back wearing number seven.
Sterling, Kan. – After a 2-2 split with Kansas Wesleyan University last week, the Sterling College Warrior baseball team is tied atop the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) with Tabor College. In the series with Kansas Wesleyan, each team won a game on the road and a game at home. Currently, the Warriors are 19-5 in the conference, 27-19 overall with four games left to play in the regular season. Final seeding for the Warriors in the 2011 KCAC Baseball Championship Tournament at Hobart-Detter Field in Hutchinson, Kansas on May 3-6 will be determined this week as Sterling will play a four game series against Tabor on Friday and Saturday.
Edmond, Okla. – Sterling College’s Alexa Pelton finished tenth at the Women’s Independent Conference Tournament in Edmond, Oklahoma on Monday and Tuesday with a two round total of 177. Also competing in the tournament for the Lady Warriors was Katelynn Cantrell, Cassie Spliess, and Katie McGrath. SC finished seventh in the final team standings.
Wichita, Kan. – Andrew Archbold, a senior centerfielder for the Warriors, has been named the KCAC Baseball Player of the Week for his performance last week. During the week, Archbold went nine for 12 from the plate for a 0.750 batting average with two doubles, a triple, two RBI’s and seven runs scored in three games played. Andrew was also four for four on stolen base attempts.
Wichita, Kan. - Not one but two school records were broken and three new personal records set as the Warrior Track & Field Team competed at the KT Woodman Track Invitational hosted by Wichita State on Saturday, April 16. Perfect weather as well as great competition from local NCAA D1 schools help set the standard for the day and put the Warriors in position to compete as well as they did.
Sterling, Kan. – By sweeping the Bethany Swedes in a four game series that ended on Monday, the Sterling College Warrior baseball team has a two game lead on top of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) with eight games remaining in the 2011 regular season. The Warriors won 8-6, 11-7, 3-1, and 3-2 in the four games to improve to a 17-3 KCAC record, 25-17 overall.
Sterling, Kan. – The Sterling College Lady Warrior softball team continued to slide down the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference standing on Saturday, losing two games to the Friends University Falcons. Sterling dropped the first game 13-3 and the second game 6-2.
Winfield, Kan. – Trouble was awaiting the Sterling College Lady Warrior Softball Team in Winfield, Kansas. The Southwestern College Lady Moundbuilders were ready for Sterling and protected their home field in both games of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) series. Southwestern won the first game between the two teams 5-2 then defeated the Lady Warriors in the second game 7-2. Losing both games drops Sterling to 4-4 in the KCAC, good enough for sixth place in the conference.
Sterling, Kan. – Jillian Linnebur, a junior from Colwich, Kansas, was named Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) Women’s Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Friends University Enduro Classic meet on Saturday.