Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

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Blankenship Named NJCAA Division III Pitcher of the Week for Second Straight Week
April 24, 2014

Rock Valley College's Amanda Blankenship has been named NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Division III Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 14-20. This is the second straight week she has received the honor.

Men's Soccer Hosting Tryouts
April 21, 2014

The Rock Valley College men’s soccer team will be hosting tryouts on 4/24, 4/28, and 4/30, 2:30-4pm each day on the athletic fields just north of the football field.

Blankenship Named NJCAA Division III Pitcher of the Week
April 17, 2014

Rock Valley College's Amanda Blankenship has been named NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Division III Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 7-13.

Mayes, Doty Collect Another Award
April 14, 2014

The Division III awards both went to Rock Valley College as Jared Mayes was named NJCAA Division III Player of the Year and Craig Doty was named NJCAA Division III Coach of the Year.

Doty, Opat Chosen Coaches of the Year by IBCA
April 11, 2014

Rock Valley College head basketball coaches Craig Doty (men's) and Misty Opat (women's) have been honored by the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) as Junior College Coaches of the Year for men's and women's basketball, respectively.

Jared Mayes, Marquiesha Grant Named NJCAA All-Americans
April 10, 2014

The NJCAA has announced its All-American selections for men's and women's basketball and Rock Valley College's Jared Mayes (men's) and Marquiesha Grant (women's) were each named to the first team for their respective sport.

RVC Softball Raising Money, Awareness for Autism
April 3, 2014

The Rock Valley College Softball team wants to raise awareness for autism at the Golden Eagles game on Saturday, April 5 versus Prairie State College.

RVC hires new volleyball coach
April 1, 2014

Rock Valley College Athletics has welcomed a new member to its team with the hiring of Alyssa Tomei as Head Volleyball Coach.

RVC Women's Basketball Falls Short of Third Straight National Championship
March 15, 2014

Rock Valley College's quest for a third straight women's basketball national championship fell short on Saturday night in Rochester, Minnesota, at the hands of Northland Community and Technical College, 69-60.

RVC Men's Basketball Wins First National Championship
March 15, 2014

Make room for another championship banner at Rock Valley College. The RVC men's basketball team is NJCAA champions after defeating Caldwell Community College.

RVC women's and men's basketball teams win Region IV tournaments, advance to nationals
March 1, 2014

The Rock Valley College women's basketball team has won the Region IV tournament for a third straight season after defeating Madison College this afternoon in the championship game at the College of DuPage, 90-71.

Golden Eagles Softball Team Ranked #4 in Pre-season Poll
February 26, 2014

RVC is predicted to finish first in Region IV and is ranked #4 in the pre-season NJCAA Division III poll.

Golden Eagles basketball teams earn #1 seeds for regional play
February 24, 2014

The Rock Valley College women's and men's basketball teams have each earned the top seed in their respective regional tournaments coming up later this week at College of DuPage.

Rock Valley College Men's Basketball ranked #3 in Nation
February 11, 2014

For the ninth consecutive week, Rock Valley College is ranked in the top 10 in the NJCAA Division III men's basketball poll.

RVC Softball Ranked #4 in 2014 NJCAA Division III Preseason Poll
January 30, 2014

One month before Rock Valley College opens up its 2014 campaign in Clermont, Florida, the NJCAA has the Golden Eagles ranked #4 in the 2014 NJCAA Division III Preseason Poll.

RVC Softball Inks 11 Recruits
January 23, 2014

The Rock Valley College softball team welcomed 11 high school seniors to its 2014 recruiting class during a special signing ceremony on Saturday, January 18.

Interested in playing men's tennis for RVC?
January 13, 2014

The RVC men's tennis team will host an informational meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. in room 0108 (lower level) of the Physical Education Center (PEC).

Softball Pitching Clinic on 12/22 cancelled
December 20, 2013

The Softball Pitching Clinic scheduled for Sunday, December 22, in the Rock Valley College Physical Education Center (PEC) has been cancelled due to expected inclement weather.

Women's basketball game for 12/21 cancelled
December 20, 2013

The Rock Valley College women's basketball game scheduled for Saturday, December 21, at 2:00 p.m. at RVC versus Illinois Central has been cancelled due to expected inclement weather.

RVC men’s basketball earns national ranking after 9-1 start
December 6, 2013

The Rock Valley College men's basketball team is currently ranked #9 in the NJCAA Division III poll. After starting the season 9-1, the Golden Eagles are ranked nationally for the first time since the 2000-2001 season.