Wichita, Kan. – Men's basketball enters week seven of the regular season and week two of conference games. Five teams, Friends, Bethany, Saint Mary, McPherson, and Sterling, have winning records. Three teams, Friends, Bethany, and Saint Mary are undefeated in conference play.
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Lindsborg, Kan. — Bethany College announces Ken Ciolek as the new Head Track and Field Coach. Previously, Ciolek served as the assistant track and field coach at the University of Central Arkansas.
"We are tremendously excited that Ken will be joining the Swedes Department of Athletics," said Dean of Athletics Dane Pavlovich. "He brings a wealth of experience at many different levels and our student-athletes will benefit from his expertise. Coach Ciolek also is a great fit with our existing cross country and track and field staff — Aaron Yoder and Drew Frizzell."
Kansas City, Mo. – The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference is represented by #9 Southwestern College in the second NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 of 2013 - 14. The Poll announced Tuesday, December 10 has Friends University receiving votes.
Wichita, Kan. – The All-KCAC Champion of Character Award recognizes student-athletes who have demonstrated the five core Champion of Character values of Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Sportsmanship, and Servant Leadership in their approach to life, the classroom, and the field of play.
Each season, coaches are asked to nominate one student-athlete from their team who best exemplifies the core values of the NAIA Champions of Character program.
Kansas City, Mo. — The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that Cameron Rodriguez of Southwestern College (Kan.) will be allowed to retain his winnings from a half-court shot during a National Basketball Association (NBA) halftime promotion. The NAIA's National Eligibility Committee (NEC), which consists of representatives from various schools and conferences, was the decision making body for Southwestern College's request for an exceptional ruling to a standard rule.