Jade VanWagenen has signed her NJCAA National Letter of Intent to play volleyball for the Panthers this fall. The McGraw High graduate was a Section III All-Star in both volleyball and softball. At Tompkins Cortland, she is expected to be one of the top hitters at the net for Coach Alfie Okaru's 2018 squad.
Eight Tompkins Cortland Community College student-athletes have been recognized as Academic All-Region by Region III of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Bridger Carreau (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter H.S.), Nicole Deselets (Cherry Valley/Cherry Valley H.S.), Sage Garrison (Odessa/Odessa-Montour H.S.), Amanda Green (Lansing/Lansing H.S.), Austin Kulas (Moravia/Moravia), Cecelia Swan (Cassadaga Valley/Cassadaga Valley H.S.), Ridge Walker (Moravia/Moravia), and Kaylie Yerdon (Cherry Valley/Cherry Valley) were recognized for their excellence in the classroom.
The 2017 season came to an end for the Tompkins Cortland Community College volleyball team Monday. Playing at Cayuga Community College, the Panthers went down to defeat in straight sets, 25-15, 25-18, and 25-17.
The Tompkins Cortland Community College volleyball team dropped its home finale Tuesday, falling in straight sets to Jefferson Community College 25-7, 25-12, 25-15.
Despite going through a difficult season, the Tompkins Cortland Community College volleyball team continues to show tremendous heart. Hosting Finger Lakes Community College Wednesday, the Panthers struggled in the first two sets, losing 25-16 and 25-20, but then put together a strong effort in the third set before losing 27-25.
The Tompkins Cortland Community College volleyball team is still looking for its first win of the year after going 0-3 in Region III action Saturday. The Panthers lost in straight sets to Erie Community College, Jamestown Community College, and Niagara County Community College. Tompkins Cortland is now 0-15 on the season.