Glendora, CA – The Citrus College Athletics Department experienced unprecedented success in 2016-2017. The Owls finished a program best fifth place in the 2016-2017 Western State Conference Supremacy Standings. That’s the highest finish for Citrus in the 17 years it’s been a member of the WSC. Their previous best finish came in 2009 when the Owls tied Bakersfield College for 6th place.
Glendora, CA – Sophomores Oliver Amajoyi and Latrelle Franklin were the final two members of the Citrus College Men’s Basketball program to sign scholarship offers this past week. Both individuals red-shirted the 2016-2017 season, and both will be suiting up for NAIA institutions in 2017-2018.
Glendora, CA - Longtime Citrus College Assistant Softball Coach Terry Paredez has been named the new Head Coach of the Citrus College Softball program. Paredez takes over for Jackie Boxley, who presided over the Owls for the most successful stretch in program history. Boxley stepped down from the dugout at the conclusion of the 2017 season and has accepted a role as an Assistant Athletic Director at Citrus College.
Glendora, CA – Citrus College’s Lexi Tunstad and Lexandra So will be enrolling at Whittier College and Hawaii Pacific University this Fall. Tunstad and So were both members of the 2015 Citrus College Women’s Golf team that finished in second place in the 2015 California Community College Athletic Association State Championships, going down as the best team in program history.
Glendora, CA - Former Citrus College wide receiver Brayton Newton has chosen the University of Sioux Falls to continue his educational and football career. Newton wrapped up his career with the Owls in 2015, finishing in the Top 10 in the Citrus history books in all three major career statistical categories.
Glendora, CA – Citrus College sophomore left hander, Brennan Piceno is the first Owl to sign a scholarship offer from the 2017 Citrus College Baseball team. The 6’4 hurler out of South Hills High School will suit up for California State University San Marcos in 2018.
Glendora, CA - Citrus College sophomore women’s basketball player Jessica Rosas has signed a scholarship offer with NAIA member Bacone College in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Rosas is the second member from the 2016-2017 Citrus College Women’s Basketball team to sign a scholarship offer.
Glendora, CA - Citrus College sophomore running back Abel Morales will be continuing his football and educational career in 2017 for the University of St. Mary (KS). The Spires are a member of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Association and the NAIA.
Glendora, CA - Citrus College sophomore softball player Jade Nua has signed a scholarship offer with NCAA DI Fresno State University. Nua is the first Owl from the 2017 team to sign a scholarship offer.
Glendora, CA - Former Citrus College Baseball player Kyle Dohy saw his professional dreams come true recently as he was drafted in the 16th round of the Major League Baseball Draft last week. Dohy was selected with the 473rd pick of the event, by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Glendora, CA - The Citrus College Athletics Department is pleased to announce that it will once again be fielding a men’s swim team beginning in the Spring of 2018. The Owls last fielded a men’s swim team back in 2010. Head Women’s Swim Coach Jennifer Spalding will also helm the men’s program.
Glendora, CA - Citrus College hosted its 54th Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony on Thursday evening June 1st. Included in the ceremony were sophomore men’s basketball student-athlete Kenneth Cyprian and sophomore softball student-athlete Jade Nua, who were named the campuses’ Athletes of the Year. Additionally, sophomore women’s soccer student-athlete Sydney Lujan and sophomore softball student-athlete Celine Spathias were each named Key of Knowledge recipients. The Key of Knowledge is the college’s highest academic honor, and an award only given out to 10 students across campus each academic year.
Glendora, CA - The 11th Annual Citrus College Youth Basketball Camp is returning on June 19th for two sessions. The camp geared towards boys and girls aged 6-14, will cover and entice basketball players of all skill levels from around the San Gabriel Valley.
Glendora, CA - The Annual Youth Summer Camp hosted by the Citrus College Football program is set to start on June 19th. The camp which is for boys and girls ages 6-12 and runs Monday-Friday for seven weeks.
Glendora, CA - Sophomore forward Marisa Brown has signed a scholarship offer with NAIA member Grace University in Omaha, Nebraska. Brown was a 1st team All-Western State Conference East Division honoree in 2016-2017.