Salina, Kan. - On Friday, August 6, the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) held its football media day at Salina Country Club in Salina, Kansas to give the Kansas media the chance to interact with the KCAC football head coaches. Coach Andy Lambert represented Sterling College and spoke about the expectations of the coaching staff for the upcoming football season.
Wichita, Kan. - For the second straight week, the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference has named Sterling College forward, Kylie Yates, the KCAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week. Yates used three matches to score six goals and also added one assist on the week.
STERLING, Kan. - Sterling College announced today that it has hired Gary Kempf as its athletic director. Mr. Kempf will begin his duties after the conclusion of the current academic year. Kempf currently serves as the athletic director at Asbury University, located in Wilmore, Kentucky. Asbury University is a well respected institution with an enrollment of 1607. Current Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Andy Lambert will continue to serve as athletic director until Kempf arrives on campus, at which time Lambert will once again focus solely on Sterling's football program.
Kansas City, Mo. - Sterling College has been named a Five Star Champions of Character Institution by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) for the 2009-2010 school year. A Five Star Champions of Character Institution shows commitment in athletics to the five key areas of character training, conduct in competition, academic focus, character recognition, and character promotion. These five areas measure the Institutions commitment to the Champions of Character core values of integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship, and servant leadership.
Sterling College's new Sports Information Director Hans Nickel has insider knowledge that will allow him to make an immediate impact. Nickel is a former Sterling College student and also has experience working for the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (Sterling is a member of the KCAC). Nickel will begin his duties at Sterling on July 6, serving as half-time sports information director and as an instructor of sports management.