Tradition of Excellence

160 NWAC Championships
218 NWAC Region Championships
4 NCWSA Championships
3 NJCAA Championships
as of 07-27-2017
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Women's Track and Field Hall of Fame

Janet Burtin
Janet Buntin, Women's Track and Field 1979-80-81
A great long jumper and good sprinter for CCS under Coach Dale Kennedy. Janet won the NWAACC Championship in the Long Jump in 1981 with a leap of 19’8.75”, which is still one of the best marks in NWAACC history. She also ran on the 400 Relay team as CCS won two straight NWAACC Team Championships while Janet was competing.
Corbin Joan Corbin, Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field 1977-78-79 
Coached by Dale Kennedy. She was the Women’s Conference Champion Cross Country  in 1977 and  NWAACC Champion in the 1500 (4:39.75) and 800 (2:15.91) in 1978. Joan was first of the long line of CCS women long distance runners who won the NWAACC Championships.
 
Henry Pauline Henry, Women’s Track and Field 1980-81-82
Coached by Dale Kennedy. Pauline was the  NWAACC Champion in the Long Jump (18'09.25") in 1982. Pauline was an outstanding sprinter as well as jumper who ran the 100 (12.54) in 1982.
Hoffman Lisa Hoffman, Women’s Track and Field 1980-81-82
Coached by Dale Kennedy in 1981.  Lisa was the NWAACC Champion in the Discus in 1981 (148'10") and won the Shot Put (43'06") in 1982.  Lisa was one of the first great women throwers to compete for CCS.
Kinney Lynn Kinney,  Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field 1976-77-78 
Coached by Dale Kennedy.  Lynn was the NWAACC Champion in the 100 High Hurdles (14.89) and High Jump (5'7") in 1978.  Lynn also ran on the NWAACC Championship 400 Relay (48.93 Record) and the 1600 Relay (3:49.43) in 1978.
Meyers Jody Myers, Women’s Track and Field 1977-78-79
Coached by Dale Kennedy.  Jody was the  NWAACC  Champion in the 400 IM (1:01.87 Record) in 1978. She also ran on the NWAACC Championship 400 Relay (48.39 Record) and the 1600 Relay team (3:49.43) in 1978.
Nickerson
  Paula Nickerson, Women's Track and Field and Volleyball 1977-78-79
Won the NWAACC High Jump (5’4”) and Shot Put (45’1.75”) in 1978 for Coach Les Rurey and the High Jump (5’4”) again in 1979 for Coach Dale Kennedy. PR in Discus was 135’5” and Paula was also an outstanding volleyball player for Coach Mary Jo Tracy.
 
Henderson
  Trish (Henderson) Tester, Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field, 1981-1983
Trish Henderson attended Battle Ground HS before joining the Sasquatch at SCC. She was coached in cross country by Max Jensen in her first year at CCS and then Duane Hartman as a sophomore. Trish finished 4th In the NWAACC Cross Country Championship in 1981 before winning the 1982 NWAACC Cross Country Individual Championship (18:46.0) as a sophomore. She led the CCS team to the NWAACC Women’s XC Team Championship in 1982 by finishing first and beating a great field. Trish was also outstanding in CCS track as she had personal bests in the 3000 (10:05.31) and 5000 (17:52.8) that still rank her in the top ten all time at CCS. She was selected as the women’s cross country team MVP at the finish of the 1983 season.
Warren Kelly Warren, Women’s Cross Country and Track 1978-79-80
Coached by Dale Kennedy.  Kelly was the NWAACC Cross Country Champion in 1978 (18:43)  and placed third in 1979.  Kelly ran the 3000 (10:19.95), 5000 (17:48.65), and the 10000 (38:02.76) in 1980.