Volleyball team battles back at nationals with 2 victories

HUTCHINSON, Kansas — The Laramie County Community College volleyball team went 2-0 Nov. 16 at the NJCAA national tournament, advancing to the ninth-place match. The Golden Eagles started the day against 10th-seeded New Mexico Military Institute winning 3-2 (18-25, 25-21, 23-25, 25-23, 15-12). Avery Nelson had a comeback match after being held to just four

Women’s soccer receives at-large bid to make NJCAA tournament

The Laramie County Community College women’s soccer team will be playing in the NJCAA National Tournament after winning an at-large bid.   The Golden Eagles did not make it to districts this season after falling short in the Region IX final against Western Wyoming Community College 1-0 on Oct. 27.  The Golden Eagles found out

Gabi O’Connor leads Golden Eagles to success with her advantage from the three-point line

Athletes who have gone through adversity could either give up or use that adversity to that athlete’s advantage. Laramie County Community College sophomore guard Gabrielle O’Connor (Colorado Springs, Colorado) is one of those players for the Golden Eagles women’s basketball team.   O’Connor played for Pine Creek High School, where she achieved accolades such as

Women’s soccer team beats Western, shuts out Northwest

The LCCC women’s soccer team scored two wins the week of Sept. 10 against Northwest College and Western Wyoming Community College   LCCC won 3-1 against Western Wyoming on Sept. 12 in a game played at Cheyenne East High School. Faith Meredith had two goals and Christina de Andres had one goal for LCCC. The Golden

Shooting guard set to continues his playing career at Fairfield University

Laramie County Community College standout Landon Taliaferro has decided on Fairfield University in Connecticut to continue his college basketball career. Sophomore guard Taliaferro (Boulder, Colorado) was named to the 2018 All-Region IX First Team and led the country in three pointers made with 130. Taliaferro led the Golden Eagles in scoring this year, averaging 22.1

Sharp shooter earns spot on Region IX first team

Laramie County Community College men’s basketball standout Landon Taliaferro has been recognized for his on-court performance in the 2017-18 season with a selection to the All-Region IX First Team. Taliaferro led the nation in three pointers made this season with 130. He shot 48.7 percent from behind the arc, which was seventh in the nation

Men’s basketball loses opening playoff game against Lamar Community College

  Laramie County Community College men’s basketball sophomore guard Elijah Oliver eclipsed the 1,000 point mark in the Golden Eagles’ playoff loss to Lamar Community College. The LCCC men’s basketball team lost to Lamar Community College 76-74 on March 3. Oliver led the Golden Eagles in scoring with a game-high 28 points. Sophomore guards Landon

Former Golden Eagle goalkeeper makes lifelong dream a reality

Former Laramie County Community College soccer player Angel Alvarez hopes to become a  hometown hero as a professional soccer player. Alvarez played for the Golden Eagles in 2017 after transfering from Lakeland Community College in Ohio, where he played as a freshman. He started 12 games for the Golden Eagles and had 78 saves with

Oliver looks to reach 1,000-point milestone

    In the last six years, the Laramie County Community College men’s basketball team has only had one player score more than 1,000 points in their time at LCCC. Sophomore guard Elijah Oliver is looking to become the second player over that time span to reach the 1,000-point milestone. With only one more game

Golden Eagles topple Lamar Community College ahead of final regular season game

The Laramie County Community College men’s basketball team brought its overall record to 17-12 with a victory over Lamar Community College 89-85 on Feb. 21. Sophomore guard Landon Taliaferro led the offensive attack for the Golden Eagles with 25 points on 5-of-8 shooting from behind the arc. Freshman guard Zaire Mateen and sophomore guard Da’Zhon

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