JAYHAWK CONFERENCE MEDIA DAY: DRAGONS PICKED 3RD IN 2016
WICHITA – For the first time in six years, the Hutchinson Community College football team wasn’t the first or second choice in the annual Jayhawk Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll.
The 2016 Blue Dragons were picked to finish third in the poll, which was released on Friday at the ...
BLUE DRAGON MEN'S TRACK TEAM NAMED ACADEMIC TEAM OF THE YEAR
For the second-straight season, the Hutchinson Community College men’s track and field team was named the NJCAA Track and Field Coaches Association’s Academic Team of the Year.
The Blue Dragon women’s track and field team narrowly missed winning the award for the third-straight ye ...
BLUE DRAGON MICHAEL HELMAN EARNS NATIONAL DEFENSIVE HONOR
Michael Helman’s sensational freshman season with the Hutchinson Community College baseball team earned national recognition on Tuesday.
Helman was named the 2016 ABCA/Rawlings NJCAA Division I Gold Glove winner at second base.
Helman is the first Blue Dragon in team history to be named to t ...
HUTCH’S DOGA, COOPER BOTH HONORABLE MENTION BASEBALL ALL-AMERICANS
For the first time in Hutchinson Community College baseball history, two Blue Dragon baseball players earned NJCAA All-America recognition in the same season.
Outfielder Caden Doga and shortstop Shane Cooper were both named honorable mention All-Americans as the NJCAA released the 2016 Division I t ...
FORMER HCC PITCHER KYLE SIMONDS DRAFTED BY NATIONALS IN 14TH ROUND
Former Hutchinson Community College pitcher Kyle Simonds is in the midst of perhaps the biggest day of his playing career.
Pitching for Texas A&M this season, the 2014 Blue Dragon graduate will start Game 2 of the Aggies’ Super Regional against TCU on Saturday night in College Station, Te ...
NFCA NAMES HCC PITCHER HOLLY KELLEY 2ND-TEAM ALL-AMERICAN
Before Holley Kelley starts her pitching career at Missouri State this fall, the Hutchinson Community pitcher received a little more recognition for her outstanding 2016 performance with the Blue Dragons.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) named Hutchinson’s sophomore pitcher t ...
HOLLY KELLEY NAMED NJCAA 2ND-TEAM NJCAA SOFTBALL ALL-AMERICAN
Hutchinson Community College softball sophomore Holly Kelley continued to haul in postseason honors after a magical 2016 season on Tuesday when the Blue Dragon pitcher was named second-team NJCAA Division II All-American.
Kelley, a sophomore from Cypress, Texas, becomes Blue Dragon head coach Jaime ...
DOGA, HELMAN LEAD 7 DRAGONS ON ALL-KJCCC BASEBALL TEAMS
A total of seven Hutchinson Community College baseball players earned postseason honors in a 2016 season that saw the Blue Dragons win 39 games and finish second in the Jayhawk Conference.
Of the seven, freshmen Caden Doga, Michael Helman and Shane Cooper also earned all-Region VI first-team honors ...
DRAGONS 8TH AT NJCAA GOLF; HAIGHT EARNS ALL-AMERICA WITH TOP 10 FINISH
MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Hutchinson Community College men’s golf team earned back-to-back Top 10 National Tournament finishes for just the second time in program history and Caleb Haight became the first Blue Dragon to finish in the individual top 10 in six years on Friday as the 2016 NJCAA ...
ASH IS NATIONAL RUNNER-UP; MELILLO, DESIR REACH MEDAL STAND ON DAY 3
LEVELLAND, Texas – The Hutchinson Community College track and field team closed with a flurry as Morgan Ash earned the best individual finish by a Blue Dragon at the 2016 NJCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday at South Plains College.
Ash was the national runner-up in the wom ...
HAIGHT’S 68 POWERS STRONG HCC FINISH IN ROUND 3 AT NJCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Hutchinson Community College men’s golf team was destined for its worst round of the 2016 NJCAA Division I men’s championships on Thursday before sophomore Caleb Haight came to the rescue.
Haight carded a season-low 4-under 68 at Duran Golf Club to help the B ...
BLUE DRAGONS FIFTH AT MIDWAY MARK OF NJCAA GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS
MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Hutchinson Community College men’s golf team shot a second-straight 1-over-par 289 on Wednesday to remain in the top 5 in the team standings at the mid-point of the 2016 NJCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships at Duran Golf Club.
Now at 2-over 578 for 36 ho ...
CISNEROS, ALLEN, RINER SCORE FIRST HCC POINTS AT NJCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
LEVELLAND, Texas – The Hutchinson Community College men’s track and field team scored its first points of the 2016 NJCAA National Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Day 2 Wednesday.
Javelin throwers Anthony Cisneros and Chris Allen placed fourth and fifth, respectively and Weston ...
HCC’S RINER NINTH IN NJCAA DECATHLON AFTER DAY 1
LEVELLAND, Texas – Hutchinson Community College multi-event athlete Weston Riner is right in the middle of the pack after Day 1 of the NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships Decathlon on Tuesday at South Plains College.
Riner is ninth in the 16-athlete field after compiling 3, ...
BLUE DRAGONS AT 1-UNDER IN WEATHER DELAYED NJCAA OPENING ROUND
MELBOURNE, Fla. – Two Hutchinson Community College golfers will have to complete their opening rounds of the NJCAA Men’s Division I National Golf Championship on Tuesday after a pair of weather delays suspended play at Duran Golf Club.
At the time of interruption, the Blue Dragons were ...
DRAGONS’ SEASON ENDS WITH EXTRA-INNING LOSS TO JOHNSON COUNTY
WICHITA – The Hutchinson Community College baseball team nearly pulled off the great escape again.
Down to their final out of Sunday’s Central District (Region VI) Tournament elimination game and trailing Johnson County by one run, Bobby Milacki homered to give the Blue Dragons new life ...
BLUE DRAGON LEGEND SAM BUTTERFIELD PASSES AWAY
He was known as “the man who put the Red in the Blue Dragons.”
On Sunday, Sam Butterfield died at the age of 96.
Butterfield came to Hutchinson as its men’s basketball coach before the 1956-57 season. After nine seasons on the bench, Butterfield became the Hutchinson athletic pro ...
MILNER’S EFFORT EXTENDS DRAGONS’ SEASON IN VICTORY OVER ALLEN
WICHITA – Redshirt freshman pitcher Lucas Milner delivered one of those “just what the doctor ordered” moments on Saturday in the elimination game of the Central District (Region VI) Tournament at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.
Milner delivered 7 2-3 innings in a solid start with HCC&rs ...
DRAGONS FALL IN CENTRAL DISTRICT TOURNAMENT AFTER 4-2 LOSS TO KANSAS CITY
WICHITA – For the fourth time this season, the Hutchinson Community College baseball team was 20 games over .500. HCC fell to 0-4 in games trying to reach 21 games over.
The Blue Dragons had two one-run leads, but couldn’t hold off Kansas City in the opening game of the Central District ...
DRAGONS OPEN CENTRAL DISTRICT TOURNAMENT ON FRIDAY WITH KCK
After a crazy, dramatic, gut-wrenching and ultimately successful weekend at Hobart-Detter Field last weekend, the Hutchinson Community College baseball team begins its next phase of the journey to Grand Junction on Friday morning in Wichita.
The Blue Dragons will play the Kansas City Blue Devils in ...