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Niebla signs to play at Nyack College

Softball | 08/10/2022

YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Western College Lady Matadors' softball player Lynette Niebla has signed to continue her academic and softball career at Nyack College next season. 

Niebla played in 68 career games for the Lady Matadors over two seasons, putting together a .268 career batting average with six doubles, a triple, and 18 runs batted in. 

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Bryan inks with Georgia State

Women's Basketball | 08/09/2022

YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Western Lady Matadors women's basketball player Christeina Bryan has signed a letter of intent to play at Georgia State next season.

Bryan played two seasons with the Lady Matadors, appearing in 46 career games, starting a career-high 25 as a sophomore this past season. Bryan scored 401 points in her two seasons at Arizona Western, averaging 8.7 points per game.

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Robles to play at Park University Gilbert

Softball | 08/08/2022

YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Western College Matadors' softball player Christina Robles has signed to play at Park University Gilbert next year. 

Robles played in 50 games for the Lady Matadors this spring, batting .458 and led the team with 17 doubles and six triples, driving in 30 runs. The Yuma, Ariz. native led the team in stolen bases with 14 in 17 attempts.

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Matadors partner with Chapman Automotive Group

Featured | 08/04/2022

YUMA, Ariz. – Arizona Western College and the Matador Athletic Association announce a three-year partnership with Chapman Automotive Group.

The Matador Athletic Association and Chapman have agreed to a partnership benefitting athletic programs at Arizona Western College. Through this partnership, Chapman will contribute $80,000 a year to the Matadors.

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Marcelo signs professional contract with Range Riders

Baseball | 08/03/2022

YUMA, Ariz. - Arizona Western Matadors' baseball sophomore Noah Marcelo has signed a professional contract with the Independent Pioneer League Glacier Range Riders. 

Marcelo made his professional debut with the Range Riders on Tuesday night after spending the summer playing for the Duluth Huskies of the summer collegiate Northwoods League. Marcelo played in 24 games for the Huskies homering twice and driving in 17 runs.

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