Articles Posted in the " Athletics " Category

  • Cypress College Athletics Mourns the Loss of its Biggest Fan, Sonia Travers

    Cypress College Athletics is mourning the loss of Sonia Travers, a longtime friend of the Chargers who passed away suddenly in early September after a pulmonary embolism. Travers was a constant fixture at Charger events and around campus for many...


  • Baseball Coach Pickler’s Summer Team Wins Cape Cod Championship

    Head Baseball Coach Scott Pickler led his Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox to another Cape Cod Baseball League title in mid August. Pickler coaches in the elite league during the summer, and has now led the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox to six Cape...


  • Dr. Simpson’s @Cypress Weekly Newsletter for September 5, 2014

    The September 5, 2014,  edition of the @Cypress newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson is now available. This week’s headlines: Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest >   Funds from the Sheron Huston estate will be used to...


  • Padres to Honor Alumnus Trevor Hoffman

    Congratulations to alumnus Trevor Hoffman, who is being inducted into the San Diego Padres Hall of Fame tomorrow. Hoffman, after whom Major League Baseball named an award earlier this year, played for the Cypress College Chargers in 1985-1986. He was...


  • 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...