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NIACC’s Young Earns ICCAC Player of Week Honor

NIACC’s Young Earns ICCAC Player of Week Honor

NIACC sophomore Nicole Young has been selected as the ICCAC softball player of the week for the week of March 2-8. Young, who prepped at Central Springs, was 9 for 16 with five home runs and 15 RBIs and scored nine runs in four games last week. Young was 2 for 4 with a grand


Waldorf Compete in Wrestling at NAIA National Championships

Bo Bettinson, D’Monte Aursby and Angel Gomez closed out the season, battling for the Waldorf College men’s wrestling team in opening-day action of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) National Championships on Friday. “It’s a tournament where a lot of things happen,” Waldorf coach Brad Stockton said. “Everyone at this tournament can get beat.


Arizona Senior Signs with Waldorf

The Waldorf College women’s wrestling team continues to build its incoming recruiting class with Aisha Simpson joining the squad. Simpson, a senior at Youngker High School, recently signed a letter of intent with the Warriors. “It’s always great to work with athletes that have so much excitement about the opportunities they have,” Waldorf coach Tyreece

Waldorf Football

Esparza, Acosta ink letters of intent with Warriors

The Waldorf College football team strengthened its linebacker corps with the additions of Gael Esparza and Paul Acosta. The linebacker duo from East Los Angeles College recently signed letters of intent with the Warriors. “They played side-by-side and they’re physically talented,” Waldorf coach Kent Anderson said. Esparza recorded 48 tackles, including 4.5 tackles for a