The Lady Bucs Volleyball team served up a winner Monday night. They prepared and served the weekly meal for the community supper. Working in conjunction with the Dawson County Food Bank and the Assembly of God Church, the players prepared a complete meal. Using a family recipe, the team made Taco Soup, green salad and dinner rolls. This was all topped off with cookies and brownies for dessert.
Dawson Community College Volleyball Coach, John Marble, will host Spring Buccaneer volleyball tryouts Monday March 7th at 2pm in Toepke Center, DCC's newest campus facility. He encourages all high school juniors and seniors to "get in on the fun" and attend this local tryout.
Dawson Community College has once again honored the Lady Buccaneer Volleyball squad for their outstanding academic performance. The Women's 2009 team was recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) as second in the nation for academic excellence. The minimum grade point average requirement for consideration is a team GPA of 3.00. Of 302 teams nationally, only 57 teams achieved the minimum standard of a 3.00 GPA for recognition. DCC is ranked 2nd overall with a team GPA of 3.68.
Northwest Farm Credit Services announced that its Rural Community Grant Program is funding $1500 to the Dawson College Foundation in support of the Dawson Community College Walking Track Resurfacing Project. Gill Gasper, Credit Officer for Northwest Farm Credit Services in Sidney, presented the check to Joyce Ayre, Dawson Community College Athletic Director. Northwest Farm Credit Services is committed to improving the economic and social well-being of rural communities throughout the Northwest. The walking track project will provide a cushioned surface to prevent injuries
Stockman Bank is proud to contribute $5,000 to the Dawson College Foundation for a new walking track surface at Dawson Community College. The cushioned surface for the walking track is to be completed in the spring of 2011. Campus fitness facilities, which include the walking track, are available for community use in the newly constructed Toepke Center at Dawson Community College. The 4100 square foot walking track on the mezzanine is free and open to the public seven days a week.
Many of the Dickinson State University Volleyball Players were awarded Dakota Athletic Conference post season awards, due to their team’s stellar play this season. The Blue Hawks won the 2010 DAC title, at one point defeated 15 opponents in a row, and went 15-2 in the Dakota Athletic Conference.
Junior outside hitter Ruth Johnson and senior middle blocker Karen Almeida were both named to the first team of the DAC. Courtnie Trustem, a junior outside hitter, and Rebecca Johnson, a freshman libero, were named to the second and third team.
Debbie Schendel, a freshman at Dawson Community College, has been named to the Mon-Dak All-Conference volleyball team for the 2010 volleyball season. Debbie, an outside hitter from Great Falls, Montana, had an impressive freshman year for the buccaneers previously being named Mon-Dak player of the week twice. Congratulations Debbie and the rest of the DCC Volleyball Team for an excellent season.
Western Wyoming beat LCCC to become the Region IX North Champion. After three exciting days of volleyball, Western Wyoming came back to avenge their Friday loss to LCCC. The scores were:
WWC over LCCC Match # 14 18-25 25-19 26-24 20-25 18-16
WWC over LCCC Match # 15 26-24 25-20 23-25 26-24
CWC Over EWC
Casper over NWC
LCCC over WWC
CWC over Casper College
Eastern Wyoming College over Dawson 25-14 25-14 25-20
Northwest over Sheridan 25-21 26-24 25-12