ierce College is proud of its
athletic records. The campus
sees sports as an integral part
of the college experience. Beyond the
benefits to individual athletes, sports
are a part of the culture of the college.
They are a place where opportunities
for social connections are made. We
like to think that all aspects of our
campus life are key parts of the
student success rate at Pierce.
Success and Pierce College go hand
in hand. This calendar guide speaks of
our athletic successes, but Pierce is
known for its academic prestige, its
work in the arts and its community
service. As a result, Pierce College
has become the destination of choice
for discriminating students.
Here are a few of our most recent
• The enrollment at the college
continues its astounding climb, now
up 70% over the past eight years.
• Voters have approved more than a
quarter billion dollars in buildings
• Pierce was recognized as the top
performing transfer college in
• Alliances with UC Berkeley and
Caltech have been forged.
• Partnerships have been created to
enhance the college’s business and
Boston Red Sox
Pierce College Athletics
A Tradition of Excellence
San Francisco Giants
Gold Medal Coach
SoccerRebecca Mendez, UCLA • SamanthaMiles, CSULA • Kimber Oborn,Kansas Weslyen • Heather Painter,CSUN • Elizabeth Saljuero, KansasWeslyen Women’s VolleyballTara Henn, Cal Poly Pomona • AshleyLugo-Brown, CSULB • Jenna Novelli,Truman State University in MissouriMen’s BasketballMichael Mahlum, Colorado StateUniversity at PuebloBaseballEric Bloom, Colorado State Universityat Pueblo • John Bromberg, drafted byMinnesota Twins • Cameron Collard,CSULA • Calvin Culver, drafted byAtlanta Braves • Casey Fry, drafted byFlorida Marlins • Nate Perlitsh,Colorado State University at Pueblo •J.C. Urso, Colorado State Uni