Matador Headlines

  • 08 Jan

    Ibern Earns ACCAC Player of the Week

    YUMA, Ariz.---Freshman Forward Mar Ibern has been named Arizona Community College Athletic Conference (ACCAC) Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.

    Ibern earns the honors for the first time in her collegiate career in a week that included two 17 point performances and was capped off with the second of those outings being her second career double-double in Saturday’s win over South Mountain.

  • 08 Jan

    Mats First Home Tilts of 2019 Bring Bears

    Arizona Western College Basketball returns to Yuma for the first time in 2019 Wednesday night as the Matadors host the Phoenix College Bears for a Women’s and Men’s doubleheader at The House.

    The Lady Mats will kick things off at 5:30 pm MST against Phoenix with the Men scheduled to follow at 7:30 pm MST.

  • 08 Jan

    WBB: Mats Stifle Cougars, Ride Shooting to 70-58 Victory

    TEMPE, Ariz.---Riding a big first quarter in which they outscored their opponents by 16 and keenly accurate three-point shooting, the Arizona Western Lady Matadors (5-10, 3-4) knocked off the South Mountain Cougars (7-4, 4-3) 70-58 Saturday.

    The Matadors got off to a hot start thanks to Vinyet Garcia connecting on a pair of early three pointers and the Mats smothered the Cougars on the other end of the floor, holding South Mountain to just 7 first quarter points.

  • 05 Jan

    MBB: Mats Rain 3's in 93-67 Win

    TEMPE, Ariz.—Arizona Western (11-4, 5-2) raced out to a double digit advantage and never let off of the gas en route to a 93-67 win over South Mountain (7-8, 2-5) Saturday night.


  • 05 Dec

    End of an Era

    End of an Era

    Arizona Western College announces an end to football program

  • 14 Nov


    FOLEY, Alabama — Arizona Western women’s soccer took one on the chin Wednesday night in the final game of group play at the NJCAA Division I women’s soccer tournament.

    The Matadors fell to Eastern Florida State College 6-1 to finish a season that started with 21-straight wins.

  • 14 Nov

    All-Conference Mats

    YUMA, Ariz. – Earlier this week, four players from the 19th ranked Arizona Western College football team were named to the All-WSFL and All-Region teams after the conclusion of the regular season. Offensive tackle Desmond Bland was an All-WSFL and All-Region First Team selection. On the defensive side of the ball, Tevita Otuvaka and Bryce Beekman were both All-WSFL and All-Region First Teamers, and Tobias Gilliam was named to the All-WSFL and All-Region Second Teams.

  • 14 Nov

    Sweet Shooting Lefty

    YUMA, Ariz. – Sophomore guard Alfonso Plummer came out firing for the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team. The sweet-shooting lefty shot 53% from the floor and was named the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Player of the Week earlier this week.

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