NJCAA, Division 3 Region: 15 Conference: Mid Hudson Nickname: Lady Westcos Home Court: P.E. Building Office: P.E. Building Basketball Phone:
Molded in a tradition of excellence, the Westchester Community College
Women's Basketball team was founded in the early 1970s. After winning
several Mid Hudson Conference Championships the pinnacle was reached in
1983. When Westchester won the Region XV Championship and advanced to
the NJCAA National Championship in Senatobia, Mississippi.
Since 2008, The Lady Westcos have won three
Mid-Hudson Conference Championships. In 2009-10 the team won their
second Region XV Championship and placed 8th at the NJCAA National
Championship in Rochester, Minnesota.
The Lady Westcos currently compete in the
six team Mid Hudson Conference and are a member of Region XV of the
NJCAA. The goal each season is to earn a bid to the Region XV
Championship Tournament which is the qualifier for the NJCAA Division
III National Championships in Corning, New York.
The Westcos start practicing in October
and begin their game schedule in January. The schedule consists of
between 20 and 25 games against their Region XV opponents. The schedule
offers an excellent opportunity for the Westchester players to be seen
and recruited by four year colleges. Many Westchester players have
received scholarship offers from schools such as Dominican, Mercy,
Concordia, St Thomas Aquinas and many others.
REGION XV OPPONENTS
Orange County C.C.
Borough of Manhattan C.C.