MEDFORD – The Rogue Community College Ospreys Volleyball and Men’s Soccer programs celebrated a record number of post-season awards after both programs win NWAC South Region Championships. Between the two a combined 8 All-Stars, 1 MVP, and 1 Coach of the Year award were received.
Men’s Soccer earned its first region championship after the long wait for the 2020 season. Along the way Jhoel Sarraude would earn the programs 2nd Conference Athlete of the Week award. His efforts would also earn him the South Region MVP award. The 2nd MVP in Men’s Soccer history. Head Coach Greg Millick, who founded the program and will start his 7th year in the fall, earned his 2nd Coach of the Year award. Sarraude and 4 of his teammates would also be named to the South Region All-Star Team. The team is returning the majority of its roster and will look to repeat as champions.
Volleyball completed its second season with a stunning 3-1 upset of the undefeated Lane on the road. The back-to-back NWAC South Region Championships to start program history came with the programs 2nd Conference Athlete of the Week in Devin Ireland along with 4 South Region players of the week. Ireland led the team with 2 of the player of the week awards. Their efforts earned them 3 All-Stars on the season. The program is returning 7 players and will be looking to three-peat in the fall of 2021.
Coach of the Year: Greg Millick
South Region MVP: Jhoel Sarraude
All-Stars: Jhoel Sarraude, Josue Reyes, Gio Rodriguez, Randy Rodriguez, & Bryce McCole
1st Team All-Star: Trinity Atuatasi & Noelani Beard
2nd Team All-Star: Amanda Klotz