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Modesto Junior College


History – Modesto Junior College (MJC) was established in 1921. MJC is one of 112 community colleges in the California Community College System, which is the largest system of public higher education in the world, serving nearly three million students each year.

The MJC Athletics Department offers 21 competitive sports programs (11 men and 10 women), the most in its conference and continues to maintain and work on expanding its selection of offerings. MJC is unique in that its main campus has two primary locations: East Campus and West Campus.

Mission – The Modesto Junior College Athletics Department will provide quality instruction, plentiful resources, state-of-the-art facilities, and a respectful environment for our diverse student-athletes, athletics department staff and community.

Statement of Athletic Philosophy - The community college offers educational opportunities in a variety of educational, cultural, and personal experiences to fit a wide range of age levels and abilities. Athletics is a part of the Physical Education discipline of our college as a portion of a general education process. A goal at Modesto Junior College is to provide opportunities for men and women to receive advanced instruction as well as a competitive experience. This goal may enhance chances for students to continue to develop physical fitness, desirable human relationships, stress reduction techniques, and social experiences through opportunities for interaction with opponents, teammates, instructors, officials, and fans.

Modesto Junior College has always provided a well-rounded, comprehensive athletic program. It is our policy to offer those sports that are desired by and beneficial to the student-athletes of Modesto Junior College.

To this end, Modesto Junior College has one of the largest Community College programs in California fielding twenty-one sports. They include:

  • Men – Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming/Diving, Tennis, Track/Field, Wrestling, and Water Polo.
  • Women – Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming/Diving, Tennis, Track/Field, Volleyball, and Water Polo.

Conference Membership

MJC Football
Northern California Football Conference
Gary Kollenborn - Commissioner
Phone/Fax:  (530)345-1451

MJC Wrestling
Coast Wrestling Conference
Dale Murray - Commissioner
6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003-3119
Phone (831)479-6149
Fax (831)477-3768

All Other MJC Sports
Big 8 Conference
Mike Liddell  - Commissioner
1423 Scottsdale Court
Chico Ca 95926
Phone (530)321 0198
Fax  (530)343 7842