Freeport, IL- The Marshalltown Community College Men’s Basketball team fell just short in their quest for a championship at the William H Bear Classic hosted by Highland Community College. The weekend would end in one victory and two defeats, which leaves them slightly above .500 at 9-8 heading into the holiday break.
Sophomore defense man Rafael Ramos has earned the highest academic distinction from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA), Scholar Athlete of the Year. Ramos had previously been named a 1st Team All-American selection for the NSCAA, as well as an NSCAA Scholar All-American. He will receive his award at the National Convention in January in Chicago, IL.
The Marshalltown Community College Baseball Program and Head Coach Anthony Everman has announced the hiring of Preston Bailey as an Assistant Coach for Tigers. This is Bailey’s first coaching appointment after a successful playing career at both the collegiate and professional level. Bailey’s focus will be assisting the pitchers on the mound, as well as recruiting.
The Marshalltown Community College soccer team capped their record setting season with a win and a tie at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship. These marks placed them with a fifth place finish at the tournament, the second highest in program history.
The NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) and NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) released their All-American selections for the 2018 season this week as Rafael Vacas, Joel Serrano, and Rafael Ramos have been recognized on the elite teams. This is the highest number of players selected in one year in Marshalltown Community College Soccer history.
The Tigers traveled to Boone, IA to take on the DMACC Bears. After a sluggish first half, the Tigers proved too much for the Bears as they controlled the second half and handed the Bears an 87-71 loss.