The Black Hawk College Athletic Department 2018 Special Awards Night was Feb. 15 between the women’s and men’s basketball games at the Quad-Cities Campus.
Congratulations to our women’s softball team!
- Carrie Calderon Award – Softball team wins with a 3.56 GPA Fall 2017.
- Great job to all sports for earning a departmental 3.07 cumulative GPA!
- Thank you Karen Lindquist and the Advising area for assisting our student-athletes in their success in the classroom.
- Thank you Tara Carey for putting this valuable information together.
- Carrie Calderon Award – softball team presentation and photo
Mary Davis – NJCAA Hall of Fame inductee
Marci Henry – NJCAA 1st Vice President for Women and President of the National Alliance of Two-Year College Athletic Administrators
Unveiling new banner that will honor the late Mary Davis, our first NJCAA Hall of Famer.
- Head volleyball coach Mary Davis attended Black Hawk College and competed as a volleyball player from 1983-85 (two years).
- She was an assistant coach for the Braves from 1986-90 (five years) before taking over the head coaching position in 1991 (25 years).
- As of 2015, Mary was listed as one of the top 10 winningest active coaches in the nation.
- Mary either played or coached for Black Hawk College for 32 years.
- She finished her last season (Fall 2016) with a 510-470 career record.
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