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The Courier

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The womens volleyball team poses on the court for their national victory.

COD Women’s Volleyball Team Serves Up A Championship Victory

November 14, 2022

The NJCAA DIII Championship this year played out in Rochester, Minn, where the COD’s women’s volleyball team tallied almost all three games as flawless victories on the road to winning the title.  COD...

Head Coach Joe Kuhn leads player Drew Gaston at practice.

COD’s Basketball Season Begins

November 7, 2022

The 2022-23 men’s basketball season began for the College of DuPage on Nov. 3 as the Chaps faced off against Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, Ill. with the men’s suffering a 62-63 defeat.  Player...

Chloey Myers executes a kill in first Region IV tournament game against Madison College.

Women’s Volleyball Brings Home First Regional Title in 19 Years

October 31, 2022

It’s been 19 seasons since COD’s women’s volleyball team won a Region IV volleyball title, but this year’s Chaparrals put an end to that streak.  This season’s Chaps started off with a 12-game...

[Video] Chaparrals Clinch Win Over Cyclones

October 24, 2022

On Sophomore night for the women’s soccer team, the Chaparrals led the game 1-0 through the first half. They took the field with a newfound fire after halftime and clinched the game 5-0 against the Moraine...

Runner Nick Keeling Is “Keeling” It Out There

October 17, 2022

Since second grade, Nick Keeling has always been a runner. As he went on to formally compete all throughout his years in middle school and high school, to doing the turkey trot with his dad every season,...

A scrimmage takes place between the mens soccer team as they prepare for these critical upcoming matches.

COD’s Men’s Soccer Team Has A Thirst For Victory

October 10, 2022

The men’s soccer team has six wins and seven losses this season as they fight their way to the playoffs with hopes of winning the NJCAA Region IV Tourney.  Competitor Jason Fuentes is No. 6 on the...

COD goes up against Triton College for their 19th game of the season

Chloey “Court Cobra” Myers Among COD’s Top 2022 Women’s Volleyball Players

October 3, 2022

With a team forged by players like Chloey Myers, victory has come to the Chaparrals in great strides as they’ve gone 19-2 against teams stretching all the way to Texas.  From waking up at 4 a.m....

Rodney Pryor Talks About “Loss of Humanity” at Campus Event

Rodney Pryor Talks About “Loss of Humanity” at Campus Event

September 26, 2022

Growing up in Evanston Ill. Rodney Pryor had a single-minded focus, to constantly go at the one dream to become an NBA star.  Pryor worked through many divisions, from the junior college level, going...

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Kyle Keen and Steve Santello - Melaka, Malaysia

COD Athletes Compete at Martial Arts Championship in Malaysia

September 19, 2022

Emigrating from Malaysia in 1981, Sheikh “Sam” Shamsuddin came to the United States for education, where he later obtained a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering technology, and a master’s...

Solo Act of the Season Skylar Jollette Represents Historic Moment for COD

September 12, 2022

Skylar Jollette is the face of a new athletic program at College of DuPage, making history as the first player to join up with the women’s golf team. While attending one of the open houses advertising...

[Video] 48-25, Max “Gladiator” General Helps Lead Chaps to Victory In First Game Of The Season

September 5, 2022

As last year’s defending NJCAA champions, the Chaps football team defeated Ellsworth College 48-25 in their home opener at Bjarne Ullsvik Stadium.  Dedicated athletic performances throughout the...

[Video] COD’s 2022-23 Sports Season on the Horizon

August 1, 2022

            The College of DuPage’s upcoming sports season has recently just gotten some major scheduling updates, shedding light onto what kinds of competitions are coming up first for 2022-23...

Vatchev standing in front of the Athletic Hall of Fame in CODs Phyiscal Education Ctr.

COD Selects Jane Vatchev as College-Wide Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Member

July 18, 2022

Jane Vatchev was selected for COD’s College-Wide Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Member award for the 2021-2022 academic year. These are College of DuPage educators “who stand at the pinnacle of...

COD Places Third at the NJCAA 2022 Men’s Golf Championship

COD Places Third at the NJCAA 2022 Men’s Golf Championship

June 20, 2022

College of DuPage’s Men’s Golf Team placed third in the NJCAA 2022 Men’s Golf Championship last week, with three of the athletes being named All-American.       "I'm really proud of our guys...

The Late David Webster Among COD’s 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

The Late David Webster Among COD’s 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

June 6, 2022

One of the longest-serving and most accomplished coaches in College of DuPage’s history had a poetic induction into the school's athletic hall of fame last week, as COD hosted its third annual Athletic...

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