Matador Headlines

  • 25 May

    Congrats to our Grads!!

    YUMA, Ariz. - Congrats to all of our 2017 graduates! The Matador athletic department is incredibly proud of what you accomplished here both on AND OFF the field this year! We hope you all enjoyed your time here at AWC and look forward to following your achievements next year, wherever that may be! Enjoy some of these pictures of commencement, and it is a GREAT day to be a Matador!

  • 24 May

    Sophomore Success

    YUMA, Ariz. – The sophomores on the Arizona Western men’s soccer team have one final record to break. After an impressive two-year stretch on the field that included a team-best 15 match unbeaten streak, a record 10 sophomores have signed with four-year schools: Jerry Egujie (Chico State), Dusan Djordjev (Oklahoma Wesleyan), Marlon Atondo (Oklahoma Wesleyan), Igor Djordjev (Oklahoma Wesleyan), Luis Bobadilla (Arizona Christian), Fabian Munoz (Calumet College of St.

  • 23 May

    Continuing Friendship

    YUMA, Ariz. –. A pair of softball standouts, Belinda Gonzalez and McKenna Pisciotta, both signed with New Mexico Highlands before graduation. The two were fast friends and roommates at Arizona Western, and that friendship will continue on their next stop in their education.

  • 22 May

    Summer Hoops

    YUMA, Ariz. – Need a positive activity to start the summer off on the right foot? Check out the Matador Basketball Camp! The Arizona Western basketball program is holding its annual summer basketball camp from June 5-8 (Monday-Thursday), and registration is open now for kids from K-12th grade.

  • 19 May

    Stuck on Base

    YUMA, Ariz. – Two late rallies fell short on Friday afternoon for the Arizona Western baseball team in the West District Tournament. The Mats couldn’t get their offense in gear with runners in scoring position and fell to Central Arizona 4-1 and Southern Nevada 6-4. The losses eliminated them from postseason play.

  • 18 May

    He's Going the Distance

    YUMA, Ariz. – Jayden Murray dominated on the mound for the Arizona Western baseball team on Thursday afternoon in the Western District Tournament. The sophomore kept Trinidad State batters off balance all game, and he led the Mats (43-20) to a 5-1 win.

  • 16 May

    Set to Go

    YUMA, Ariz. – After an impressive season highlighted by a Region I Championship and a trip to nationals, the Arizona Western volleyball team has seven players signing to continue their playing career.

  • 15 May

    Western District

    YUMA, Ariz. – Fresh off a Region I Championship this past weekend, the Arizona Western College baseball team is getting set to host the Western District Tournament this week. The winner of this district tournament will advance to the NJCAA National Tournament in Grand Junction, Colorado.

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