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CLC announces Raider Athletics Capital Campaign

In order to provide student athletes with the best possible opportunities, Central Lakes College recently launched a Raider Athletics Capital Campaign to raise $220,000 for the following projects: To renovate the press box and add a training room at our football field. Improve the dugouts at the baseball and softball …

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Peterson named AVCA Coach of the Year

Volleyball coach Jane Peterson was named one of the Two-Year College Region Coaches of the Year recently by the American Volleyball Coaches Association. Peterson, along with other honorees throughout the state, will represent their region on the 2017 AVCA Two-Year Colleges National Coach of the Year ballot. The awards will …

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CLC women’s basketball alumni invited to Alumni Game

Catch a preview of the 2017-18 Central Lakes College women’s basketball team at 10 a.m., on Saturday, Oct. 28 in an Alumni Game. Any former CLC players are encouraged to participate. Please contact head coach Randy Swanhorst for more information: rswanhorst@clcmn.edu. “We’re looking forward to welcoming back alumni and will look …

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CLC volleyball improves to 6-2

  By Osirus Washington  Friday was action packed with a stellar evening of volleyball. In head coach Jane Peterson’s 27th season coaching the Raiders Women’s Volleyball team, the Raiders are showing great promise. In their eight games this season, they only have two losses on their record. One of those …

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8 Raiders named to NJCAA All-Academic Teams

Eight Raiders were named to one of three 2016-17 NJCAA All-Academic Teams following their success in the classroom. The Raiders included: First team (4.00 GPA): Nik Gasner, baseball Sierra Nori, volleyball Second team (3.80-3.99 GPA): Jacob Russell, men’s basketball Teshawn Kelly, football Third Team (3.60-3.79 GPA): Aleia Lupa, women’s basketball …

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Basketball alumnus shares keys to success

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By: Osirus Washington CLC head basketball coach Jim Russell recently invited Scott Savor to share some of his personal secrets with the Raiders. Savor attended CLC and played for Coach Russell in 1997 and also was a volunteer assistant coach with Russell for one year.  Now he’s fortunate to be …

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Raiders make a statement to the Conference, defeat Rainy River by double digits

By: Osirus Washington The Raiders have faced a lot of adversity in the past couple of weeks. Their initial 17 man roster has been cut down to just 12 for various reasons. That hasn’t stopped Coach Russell and the Raiders from continuing to do what they came here to do. …

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Raiders continue winning streak with Hibbing defeat

By: Osirus Washington The Raiders Women’s Basketball team improved to 6-10 on season after defeating conference foe Hibbing Community College 66-50. Four of CLC’s players scored in double figures Saturday night including a game high 23 point performance by Cheyanne Johnson on 6 of 13 shooting. The conference win was …

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CLC assistant coach receives Special Merit Award

Some of Minnesota’s most inspiring and influential student-athletes, coaches and athletic leaders will be recognized at the Annual Minnesota Girls and Women in Sports Day event on Wednesday, February 1, at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul. The 2017 award ceremony will honor 20 individuals, groups or programs that …

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