Former multi-sport MnWest standout Tanner Gunnink will lead the softball program in Worthington, while Rebecca Colon has taken over as the LadyJay volleyball coach. Gunnick excelled in both basketball and softball for Minnesota West, earning Divisional, Conference and Regional honors. Colon will lead her new team into the 2018 campaign on August 24 against Hibbing Community College.
Also new to the Minnesota West athletic staff is women's soccer coach Jaymes Six, who will lead one of newest sport program for the LadyJays.
For contact information for the new MnWest staff or to learn more about LadyJay and BlueJay athletics, visit: http://www.mnwestathletics.com/landing/index
For more information on the Minnesota College Athletic Conference, go to: http://www.mcacsports.org/landing/index
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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.