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The Cottey College Athletic Department is pleased to announce several changes over the summer with the addition of two new coaches and the expansion of duties to include a Sports Information Director. Leah Killen has been hired as the inaugural tennis coach for the Comets; Anthony Skiles has been hired as the new cross country … More "Cottey Athletic Dep’t Adds Coaches"
The Cottey College Comets softball team is the 2017 Region XVI champions after their 9-7 come-from-behind win against St. Louis Community College in the deciding game on Sunday, May 7. Cottey College hosted the region tournament, but few gave the home team much of a chance of winning the title as they were the fourth … More "Comets Win Region XVI Tournament"
In addition to the traditional recognition of student accomplishments, the 2017 commencement ceremony at Cottey College will include a special presentation. At the 133-year-old private women’s college in Southwest Missouri, graduates will receive a unique gift from commencement speaker Dr. Tara Stuart, Class of 1952. Dr. Stuart as a member of the World Peace and … More "Dr. Tara Stuart, Commencement Speaker"