Cypress College Athletics News

August 19, 2015
Don Johnson Basketball Special
Interview with legendary Coach Don Johnson, Coach Alhadeff, and Dr. Rick Rams on Don Johnson Court.

August 13, 2015
Scott Pickler Captures Back-to-Back Cape Cod League Championships
Cypress College Head Baseball Coach and Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox Manager, Scott Pickler, has now led his team to five Cape Cod League Championships over the last eleven seasons.

July 14, 2015
Former Charger David Huff Pitching for Team USA at Pan Am Games
Cypress College Hall of Famer David Huff has found his way into the pitching rotation for the USA National Team at the Pan Am Games. Huff was a standout for the Chargers back in 2005 before transferring to UCLA.

July 7, 2015
MohrHoops July Session Sold Out
The MohrHoops camp has become a favorite for young people passionate about basketball and has reached its capacity of 160 participants for the third summer in a row.

June 29, 2015
2015 Softball State Championships
Relive some of the moments from softball's state tournament run!

June 23, 2015
Four Chargers Selected in 2015 MLB Draft
Orange Empire Conference baseball continues to make its case as the top junior college conference in the nation. 51 current and former CCCAA student-athletes have been selected in this year’s MLB Draft with 16 of the 51 coming from the Orange Empire Conference.

June 24, 2015
Former Associate Head Coach Dennis Blas Takes Over HIU Softball Program
Dennis Blas has been named the new head coach of the NAIA Hope International University softball team. Coach Blas spent the last 15 seasons as the associate head coach for the Chargers, alongside head coach Brad Pickler.

June 16, 2015
Men’s Basketball Standout Jerred Cook Signs with Bellevue University
Cypress College basketball standout Jerred Cook has committed to play NAIA basketball next season at Bellevue University.

June 2, 2015
Coach Pickler- Off-season Interview
Dean of Athletics and Student Support Services Dr. Rick Rams sits down with Cypress College baseball head coach Scott Pickler to discuss the offseason and coach Pickler's new role on campus.

June 4, 2015
Two Lady Chargers Head to the PacWest
Cypress College women’s basketball standouts Lauren Hong and Jeana Magana have committed to playing NCAA Division II basketball next season.

June 2, 2015
Coach Scott Pickler Retires from Teaching to Focus on Baseball
Cypress College baseball coach Scott Pickler just finished his 31st season as head coach of the Chargers. After an uncharacteristic early postseason exit last season, Coach Pickler remains optimistic about the future of Cypress College baseball.

May 28, 2015
Former Charger Josh Kliner Develops Next Level Talent at El Modena High School
Former Cypress Charger and current El Modena High School baseball coach, Josh Kliner, is in the news after seeing another one of his players develop into an NCAA Division 1 scholarship recipient.

May 22, 2015
Chargers Softball Produces Five NAIA Signees
The Cypress College softball team has five players moving on to play NAIA softball next year after their run in the State Championship Tournament this past season.

May 21, 2015
Makayla Taylor Signs With Cal State LA
Cypress College volleyball standout Makayla Taylor will be playing at the NCAA Division II level next season as a Cal State LA Golden Eagle. Taylor had a tremendous sophomore season with the Chargers as their starting middle blocker.

May 18, 2015
Softball Season Wrap-up
The Cypress College softball team’s amazing season came to an end on Saturday night in the CCCAA State Championship Tournament Semi-Final against San Mateo. Despite the loss, the Chargers were able to accomplish a lot in the 2015 season and left Bakersfield with their heads held high.

May 18, 2015
Chargers Eliminated in State Championship Semi-Final
Bakersfield, CA -- After suffering its first loss of the season just hours before, the College of San Mateo Bulldogs (42-1) rallied on Saturday evening with a 4-2 win over Cypress College (38-10) in an elimination game of the 2015 California Community College Athletic Association State Softball Championships.

May 18, 2015
Chargers Bounce Back in Game Two
Bakersfield, CA -- The Cypress College Softball team staved off elimination early Saturday evening. The Chargers were patient at the plate, and drew seven walks as they defeated Cosumnes River College (31-13-1) 5-2.

May 18, 2015
Chargers Drop Game One of State Championship Tournament
Bakersfield, CA -- College of San Mateo (41-0), ranked #1 nearly all-season long in the California Community College Fastpitch Coaches Association and the top seed out of Northern California, advanced to the semi-finals of the 2015 California Community College Athletic Association State Softball Championships on Friday evening with a 4-3 win over South #2 Cypress College (37-9).

May 13, 2015
Chargers Softball State Championship Preview
The Cypress College softball remains undefeated in the postseason after a great showing in the Super Regional Tournament this past weekend at Allan Hancock College.

May 8, 2015
Seven Chargers Make 2015 All- Conference Baseball Team
The Orange Empire Conference had a state high seven teams advance to the 2015 postseason, which makes the OEC all-conference team one of the best in the state. The Cypress College baseball team had seven all-conference selections and the Co-Player of the Year.