For the tenth time in the illustrious history of the Sterling College women’s basketball program, the Lady Warriors won their opening round game at the NAIA Division II national tournament with a high scoring 93-72 victory over Holy Names University (CA).
After scoring 93 points in their opener at the NAIA Division II national tournament the Sterling College Lady Warriors struggled offensively in their second round game versus Northwestern College (IA) and had no answer for NWC guards Becca Hurley (24 points) and Kami Kuhlmann (22 points) who combined for 64% of the Red Raiders 72 points in the contest. The victory was Northwestern’s seventh straight victory at the NAIA Division II national tournament.
The Sterling College Business Department will open a Quiznos restaurant on Monday, March 30. However, this isn't your regular franchise opening. It is a unique partnership between the Sterling College Business Department and Quiznos as a hands-on teaching experience for business majors.
The Sterling College Theatre Department is putting on its annual night of one-act plays at 8pm on Friday, April 3, in Culbertson Auditorium on the Sterling College campus. The one-act plays are directed by members of the SC directing class. The one acts include "The Man in the Bowler Hat" by A.A. Milne, directed by Sara Kanary, "The Family Jewels" by Andy Gregg, directed by Mandy Nichols, and "Hard Candy" by Jonathan Rand, directed by Mike Love.
Sterling College forensics team member Jana Miller competed at the Pi Kappa Delta National Forensics Tournament with twelve other SC students this past weekend, and with them achieved the honor of a top ten team finish. Individually, Miller was also named a First Team All-American, one of only ten competitors to receive this honor.
Sterling College Senior Erin Thiessen is currently displaying her senior art show in the Sterling College Art Gallery at the corner of 8th and Washington from March 31 – April 9. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thiessen, of Wichita, daughter of Ken and Marchel Thiessen, is displaying photography, ceramics, computer graphics, and paintings.