After guiding the T-Bird men’s basketball team this past season to a 7-7 record in league play which culminated in an NWAC playoff berth, Head Coach Che Dawson thinks his team can build off last season and be even better this year.
With that said, Coach Dawson is very optimistic about the recruits that he has been able to bring into the program so far.
Former Highline goalkeeper Liviu Bird is getting his chance as a video performance analyst with MLS’s Columbus Crew.
Bird was born in Fairbanks, Alaska but moved to Romania at the age of 1. That’s where his mother is from. While there, he fell in love with the game of soccer.
Spring sport athletes who would be participating for their school teams and even summer league teams are stuck at home in quarantine.
Highline’s search for a permanent vice president of academic affairs will continue next week with virtual forums for three candidates.
The search committee finished their first round of interviews last week, with the Zoom forums being the next step.
NWAC spring sports have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, including women’s golf.
Steve Turcotte, head coach for the Highline women's golf team, said “It's disappointing because the kids don't have a chance to show their improvement.”
With all of NWAC spring sports having been canceled as of March 18 because of the ongoing crisis surrounding COVID-19, tennis players have expressed extreme disappointment.