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Kirkwood Women’s Basketball Starts Season Ranked Seventh

Eagles begin quest for another championship under Muhl  CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 3, 2016)-The seventh-ranked Kirkwood women’s basketball team opens the 2016-2017 season on the road this Friday at the State Fair Community College Tournament in Sedalia, Mo. The Eagles will take on the Rend Lake College Warriors beginning at 1 p.m. Kirkwood Head Coach […]

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No. 1 Ranked Eagles Set to Begin Defense of National Title

Kirkwood reloads with talented freshman class to go with experienced sophomores CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 3, 2016)-The defending national champion Kirkwood men’s basketball team will begin the 2016-2017 campaign on the road Friday at the Indian Hills Classic in Ottumwa, Iowa. The Eagles will face the Carl Sandburg College Chargers beginning at 4:30 p.m. Kirkwood […]

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Eagles Finish Seventh at National Tournament

Kirkwood’s Madsy Richards Update 11/20/16: Eagles finish seventh at NJCAA National Tournament The Kirkwood volleyball team finished seventh in the nation following the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II National Volleyball Tournament. The Eagles secured the seventh place finish by sweeping Coffeyville Community College in three sets (25-12,25-19,27-25). For more coverage on the game, […]

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Kirkwood Volleyball Opens Season with Victory

The Eagles volleyball team is ready to defend their Region XI-B title No. 8 Eagles recover from first set loss to win in four sets CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 26, 2016)-The Kirkwood Eagles volleyball team started the season off on the right foot with a win against the Grand View University Junior Varsity team on Thursday night […]

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Former Eagle Selected in Harlem Globetrotters Draft

Former Eagle Devan Douglas Devan Douglas continues banner year with honor CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 21, 2016)-Former Kirkwood Eagles men’s basketball star Devan Douglas was selected as part of the 2016 Harlem Globetrotters draft class. The honor follows him wining the 2016 State Farm College Slam Dunk Contest in late March. Douglas was one of […]

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Nearad Named Junior College National Player of the Year

Taylor Nearad Kirkwood star earns multiple honors following freshman campaign CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (June 14, 2016)-Kirkwood softball player Taylor Nearad has been named the inaugural Schutt Sports/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Junior College National Player of the Year. The honor follows Nearad being named a first team All-American and the Dudley National Junior College Athletic Association […]

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