Title Hopes High for RVC Basketball

If everything goes to plan, the Rock Valley College basketball teams will kick-off the madness of March each with shots at a national tournament berth on Saturday, March 1. But first things first. The RVC women’s and men’s basketball teams have both earned the top seed in their respective regional tournaments, hosted at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Ill. The RVC women will play tournament host College of DuPage tonight (2/27) at 7:00 p.m. and the winner will advance to the championship game on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. The...

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RVC to honor women’s basketball national title

Rock Valley College student leaders from CAB (Campus Activities Board) and SGA (Student Government Association) will host a celebration in honor of the RVC Women’s Basketball team’s national championship on Tuesday, March 20 from 2-3pm in the Student Center Atrium on RVC’s main campus (3301 North Mulford Rd). The celebration will feature brief remarks from CAB and SGA leaders, RVC President Dr. Jack Becherer, as well as RVC head coach Misty Opat and some of the Golden Eagles players. RVC won the college’s first ever NJCAA (National Junior...

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A winning week for RVC athletics

The Rock Valley College women’s tennis team got off to a hot start at the NJCAA national tournament and never looked back as they rode that early momentum to a dominant national championship performance in Flushing Meadows, New York last weekend. RVC tallied 33 team points, easily topping second place finisher, Mercer (New Jersey). Five Golden Eagles were named NJCAA All-Americans: Katy Kurilla (first team and tournament MVP), Nicole Beck (first team), Brianna Todaro (first team), McKenzie McCray (second team), and Alice Swanson (second...

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