Articles Posted in the " Athletics " Category

  • ALS Ice-Bucket Challenge Met by President Dr. Bob Simpson

      Cypress College President, Dr. Bob Simpson met the famed ALS ice bucket after he was challenged by Chargers Women’s Basketball Head Coach Margaret Mohr. Dr. Simpson took the challenge this afternoon during a day-long meetings as the College prepared...


  • Chargers Baseball Alumnus Featured by MLB.com

    Chargers Baseball Alumnus Featured by MLB.com

    Alumnus Brandon Barnes is the subject of an MLB.com feature by Thomas Harding which covers his amazing path from Katella High through Cypress College, and finally Major League Baseball, where Barnes is currently finding success with the Colorado Rockies. The sight...


  • Chargers Hire Alhadeff as Men’s Basketball Coach

    The Cypress College Chargers have a new men’s basketball coach. From Brandon Urry in our Sports Information Office: Cypress, CA — Andrew Alhadeff (pronounced Al-Had-If) was officially announced as the new head men’s basketball coach at a press conference held...


  • MLB Creates New Award Honoring Alumnus Hoffman

    Major League Baseball announced today that it has created two new annual awards — one of which honors Cypress College alumnus Trevor Hoffman. Each season the National League relief pitcher of the year will receive the “Trevor Hoffman N.L. Reliever...


  • Americana Awards a ‘Rousing Success’; Honorees Wow Hoops Crowd

    Americana Awards a ‘Rousing Success’; Honorees Wow Hoops Crowd

    Americana Awards Men of the Year, a pair of NBA record holders and Chargers alums, help raise money and thrill basketball audience. Cypress College’s 39th Annual Americana Awards appear to be one of the most-successful events on record — thanks...


  • Photos from ‘Legends of Hoops’ Night Available

    Photos from ‘Legends of Hoops’ Night Available

    Photographs from Cypress College’s first “Legends of Hoops Night” are now available in a gallery on the College website. Chargers alumni Swen Nater and Mark Eaton, both NBA record holders, stood with their former coach on Don Johnson Court to...


  • @Cypress Newsletter for February 28, 2014

    @Cypress Newsletter for February 28, 2014

    @Cypress — February 28, 2014, Newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson This week’s headlines: Americana Awards a ‘Rousing Success’; Honorees Wow Hoops Crowd     Americana Awards Men of the Year, a pair of NBA record holders and Chargers alums,...


  • Legends of Hoops Night to Honor Alums Eaton, Nater; Coaches Johnson, Lubin to Attend

    Legends of Hoops Night to Honor Alums Eaton, Nater; Coaches Johnson, Lubin to Attend

    Tonight, Cypress College alumni Swen Nater and Mark Eaton will be honored at the Legends of Hoops Night basketball game. Both are NBA record holders; neither were playing basketball when they enrolled at Cypress College. The two alumni will be...


  • NBA Record Holders, Alumni Nater and Eaton to be Honored

    NBA Record Holders, Alumni Nater and Eaton to be Honored

    Two Cypress College alumni — Swen Nater and Mark Eaton — will be honored as the 2014 Americana Awards Men of the Year. Both men played for legendary Cypress College basketball coaches Don Johnson (for whom the college’s court is...


  • Bookstore Sale on Thursday and Friday

    Bookstore Sale on Thursday and Friday

    The Cypress College Bookstore is holding a sale on Thursday and Friday (February 20 and 21). In addition to items in the store itself, the sale will extend to the auxiliary site at Friday night’s Legends of Hoops basketball game...