Point guard Whitney Anderson who captained the Women's Basketball team and was named female Student-Athlete of the Year is now playing for the Alaska Nanooks at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Whitney was also the Associated Students Executive Officer for Budget and Finance while at Edmonds CC. She graduated from Bothell High School. “I’m really excited about Whitney because she brings a lot of leadership to the table,” said her new head coach, Cody Burgess. “As a point guard, she has the ability to really make my job easier. She played for a very competitive junior college coach, which will help her transition to the GNAC.”
From Triton Volleyball: Alumna Lauren Wilder plays for The Fighting Saints at Carroll College in Montana and Jaimalyn McEwen is at Walla Walla University.
From the Men's Soccer team: Scott Lane is playing for Northwest University and Thomas Sheets has joined the Yellowjackets at Montana State University Billings.
In baseball: Triton pitcher Ryan Bean was drafted by the Giants and also accepted to play at the University of Oklahoma. He was featured in an article in The Olympian (he went to Tumwater High School) "Bean goes to Giants in 17th round. "I couldn’t believe they actually said it,” Bean told The Olympian about getting the call from the Giants. “It’s a dream come true. It’s all you dream about when you’re a little kid. It’s a pretty good feeling.”
- Andy Lyon, who also played for the Everett Merchants, is headed to New Mexico State University.
- Jacob Kemmerer and Kyle Sutherland, both graduates of Issaquah High School, were featured in the Issaquah Reporter article, "Issaquah graduates to continue college baseball careers in Virginia." Jacob will play for Liberty University and Kyle is going to Virginia Commonwealth University.
- We've also got alum at Central Washington University, Western Oregon University, Gonzaga University, Maritime College, and Jamestown College.
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