The Crusader

Photo Essay: Volleyball continues winning streak

The Lady Saints defeated Colby Community College in three sets on Monday, Sept. 24. SCCC has now won their 16 straight game in a row.

Monica Gonzalez, Photographer

September 25, 2018

The Seward County Lady Saints grew their winning streak to 16 wins after beating Colby Community College in just three sets (25-16, 25-19, 25-17). Seward is now ranked first in the Jayhawk West with a conference record of 6-0. The Lady Saints will head to El Dorado to face Butler Community College on...


Family gathers around Bryanna Banuelos to pray for her. Dedicating a young woman to God is all part of the traditional quinceanera ceremony in Southwest Kansas.

Bethany Wood, Photographer

September 25, 2018

A Quinceanera, also known as a fiesta de quince años,  is an honored celebration of a young girl becoming a woman. It is a time for the Quince, 15-year-old Bryanna Banuelos, to reflect on the road ahead as she matures. This celebration is a Mexican “coming of age” tradition that those who ...

Humanities Kansas Invites local Latino Journalists to speak on Media and the Latino Community

All four journalists Marco A. Alcocer, Enrique Rodriguez Franz, Janeth Vasquez, Valerie Mendoza are at Seward County Community College explaining how they got to where they are.

Annette Meza, Reporter

September 20, 2018

Spanish Media is underexposed in Kansas. A call for change is in question “Everything starts with action. Progress happens with action." SCCC hosted a journalism panel which was brought to the public by Humanities Kansas, an independent non-profit organization which strives to to empower the people of Kansas...

Top 7 student discounts

Top 7 student discounts

Michelle Mattich, Co-Editor

September 12, 2018

Everyone loves a good discount, right? We are all poor college students looking for ways to save money without sacrificing the things we love. Here are the top seven discounts students should know to keep lovin life and to keep your wallets just a bit fuller. 1 - Spotify/Hulu/Showtime That's ri...

15+ places in Liberal to explore

Liberal offers a variety of food, entertainment and shopping options for everyone in the community.

Amberley Taylor, Co-Editor

September 10, 2018

As the school year kicks back into full gear, it is important for the students who are new to Seward County Community College and the area to learn what’s around for entertainment, shopping and food. There's everything from food trucks to sporting good stores to a club for dancing. Check out what ...

Seward welcomes new students

SCCC welcomes new students to campus with a week full of activities!

Amberley Taylor and Michelle Mattich

August 21, 2018

SCCC kicked off the new school year with a Monday filled with activities for new students. Students got down and silly for some events. Keep up with all of the Welcome Week activities here.

Welcome Week

Welcome Week kicks off the 2018-2019 school year!

Amberley Taylor, Co-Editor

August 18, 2018


Liberal celebrates Cinco de Mayo

El Grupo de Danza Ballet Folklórico Omawari  de Delicias Chihuahua performs on May 5 in the community center. The women swirl while balancing glasses of water on their heads. Not a single drop was spilled. It’s the second time they have come to Liberal to perform traditional dance as part of Cinco de Mayo celebrations.

Rubi Gallegos, Photographer

May 8, 2018

Cinco de Mayo festivities took place all weekend surrounding the Mexican-American celebration of culture on May 5. Dancers greeted those emptying out of the Green House after SCCC's graduation ceremony with a fiesta atmosphere at the reception. The celebration continued Saturday and Sunday with a Cinco...

Saints Baseball versus Blue Dragons

The Saints baseball team comes together and congratulates one another after their 8-2 win over the Blue Dragons.

Amberley Taylor, Editor

April 27, 2018

The Seward County Community College Saints baseball team defeated Hutchinson Community College in the first game of their double header on Friday, April 27 at Brent Gould Field. The Saints hit well to combine for a total of eight runs, while only holding the HCC Blue Drags to two. The Saints won the...

Spring sports use huddles to come together, win

SCCC sports teams use huddle to bring good luck and teamwork from the teams.

Amberley Taylor, Editor

April 25, 2018 Amberley Taylor Men's tennis has a distinct huddle before and after matches that pump them up. Rotate around the huddle with this 360 video to get the full affect.   No matter what sport is being played, every single athlete has ...

Baseball splits with Garden

Jose Caraballo, freshman shortstop, tags a runner out on second base after the runner got caught in a run down. SCCC split the double header with Garden City with scores of 1-15 and 10-8.

Amberley Taylor, Editor

April 24, 2018

The Seward County Community College Saints baseball team captured their first conference win against the Garden City Broncbusters on Monday, April 23. The Saints were run-ruled by a score of 15-1 in the first game, but came back to win the second game by a score of 10-8. Saints baseball will be back...

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