Dig Pink Awareness Game Info



Pierce College Volleyball is hosting its Dig Pink game on Friday, Oct. 21st at 7:00 p.m. vs. Highline.  To try to bring breast cancer awareness this week, Student Life has several events this week. On Thursday, we have 60 FREE shirts for pink tie dying outside the Bookstore from 10:30-12:30 p.m.. Come create a perfect t-shirt to wear to the game. Please wear pink to the game.

Starting today, you can help Dig Pink to end Breast Cancer by 2020 by sending money to https://giving.side-out.org/campaigns/12086 . All money will be sent to Sideout Foundation to help end breast cancer.

We look forward to seeing you at Friday’s game! WEAR PINK!alliebauer

Pierce Raiders will host Dig Pink Cancer Awareness Volleyball Game vs. Highline


Pierce College Volleyball will be hosting an NWAC Volleyball game vs. Highline on Fri., Oct. 21, 2016.  The Raiders will host their Dig Pink Cancer Awareness Volleyball game at 7:00 p.m. at the Ft. Steilacoom campus Health Education Center gym.

We hope to have as many spectators as possible to WEAR PINK to support the cause.  We will be asking spectators to donate to end breast cancer during the game.

Pierce College is 5-2 in league and we will be playing #2 ranked Highline (6-1 in league).  This is a huge game for both teams and will help us to work to end breast cancer.

According to the National Cancer Institute, one in eight women who live to be age 80 will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. This makes the disease the second most commonly diagnosed cancer among American women, after skin cancer. An estimated 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women in the United States in 2016.  Come to the game to support the cause to end breast cancer.



Pierce Homecoming Volleyball offers FREE t-shirts for students.


Pierce College Volleyball is excited to be part of the 50th anniversary game with Tacoma C.C. on Fri., Oct. 7th at 7:00 p.m.. Pierce College’s Student Life will be offering free t-shirts to the first 150 students that arrive at the game. Students must bring their student ID card to receive the t-shirt.

Pierce College Volleyball is 3-2 in league. The Raiders beat Green River on Wed., Oct. 5th, 3-0. The Raiders are hoping to gain a return to the Tacoma Convention Center for the NWAC Volleyball Championship that Pierce will be hosting from Nov. 17-20.


Pierce Baseball hosting 5th Annual Halloween Game


Pierce Baseball plays great baseball every spring. Last spring, the baseball team finished in 3rd place in the NWAC Baseball Tournament.

Pierce Baseball also has great Halloween Baseball game each fall. This year is the 5th game that the Raiders have held.

This year’s game will be held on Thursday, Oct. 27th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.. The game will be held at Heritage Field in Puyallup (Next to Roger’s High School). Great games for the kids during the game. Pierce Raiders will be dressed in costumes and will be handing out candy to fans.


#Volleyballfamily….Students please take a picture of this for a t-shirt on Wed., Sept. 28.


Please send this photo with the hashtag #Volleyballfamily to any Pierce athletic social media account for a free t-shirt at the game.

Students should come to the game on Wed., Sept. 28th at 7:00 p.m. for the Volleyball game vs. S. Puget Sound to get their t-shirt. You can also bring your photo on your phone to the game as well. Wear Raider colors to school and to the game on Wednesday.

Pierce athletic social media accounts:

Facebook: PierceCollegeRaiderAthletics
Snapchat: Pierceraiders
Twitter: Pierce_athletics1
Instagram: Pierce_athletics

See you at the game!

Pierce College Homecoming festivities for 50th Anniversary


In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Pierce College invites the community to its first-ever Homecoming celebration, taking place Oct. 7-8 at the Fort Steilacoom campus. The festivities will kick off with the much-anticipated Pierce College Volleyball game against cross-town rivals Tacoma Community College. The game takes place Friday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Health Education Center.

On Saturday, the festivities will also include alumni reunions throughout campus, along with a special welcome in the Health Education Center at 1 p.m.cattledrivecheerleaders

More info available here:  http://wp.pierce.ctc.edu/blog/piercenews/2016/09/09/experience-pierce-college-during-first-ever-homecoming-festivities-oct-7-8/

Quinn Landrud is NWAC Soccer Player of the Week – Week 2


Quinn Landrud, from Thomas Jefferson H.S. in Federal Way freshman scored two goals to beat S.W. Oregon in Coos Bay and later scored the final goal vs. Chemeketa the next day to help the Raiders gain a 1-1 draw.

As a result of Landrud’s play, Pierce is off to a 2-2-1 start to the season. Pierce gained its first league win of the year against Bellevue College on Sat., Sept. 10th. The Raiders will host Highline on Sat., Sept. 17th at 2:15 p.m. at Heritage Field in Puyallup.

Pierce Soccer hosts first soccer games on Sept. 10th.


Pierce College Men’s and Women’s Soccer teams will be back in Puyallup this Saturday, Sept. 10th vs. Bellevue. Pierce games are played at Heritage Field near Roger’s High School. The Men’s game is at 12:00 p.m. and the Women’s game is at 2:15 p.m.. These also will be the first league games for the Raiders.


Pierce is returning after two trips to Oregon the last two weekends. The soccer teams went to the NWAC Fall Festival in Springfield, Oregon and then returned to play Southwestern Oregon (Coos Bay, OR.) and Chemeketa (Salem, OR.). The men’s team is now 1-2-1 and the women’s team is 2-1-1.