Alumnus in Rio
ALUMNUS IN RIO! Alex Amankwah collected victory after victory while at West gaining him national attention and a track scholarship to Alabama where he continued to break national records. His success earned him a spot as the first Ghanaian to qualify for the Olympics in the 800 meters. Unfortunately, Amankwah was not able to match his season's best time of 1:50.33 and did not progress to the final rounds.
Join the Cheer Squad
Sign up for Kinesiology Athletics 552, Section #2288 | Jul 5 - Aug 14 | 4:00pm - 6:05pm....learn more
2016 Athlete of the Year Doshawn F. has signed with the Track & Field team of the NCAA Div. I Northern Illinois University. Her main events will be the 400 and 800
Congratulations to the Westpy Award Winners!...read more / see photos
Ladies beat Glendal 70 - 62
Basketball Pre-Season Reports
MEN | WOMEN
The ladies beat SMC!
Football puts up a good fight
Greetings from the Athletic Director
Welcome to West Los Angeles College and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. West belongs to the highly competitive Western State Conference (WSC) which is the oldest and largest community college athletic conference in the state of California. Our football program is a member of the Southern California Football Association (SCFA). West is a member in good standing of the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA). We adhere to and abide by the conference constitution, bylaws, and individual sport supplements, as well as the state CCCAA/COA constitution.
Ricardo Hooper, Ed.D - Athletic Director
(310) 287-4513 | HooperRA@wlac.edu
The Ultimate Goal
WILDCAT ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE STATISTICS
WILDCAT TRANSFER SCHOOL LIST
We offer a comprehensive athletic program with 10 collegiate sports to fit the athletic interests of our student body. We also anticipate adding a women's softball program and a men's soccer program in the near future.
What West Has to Offer
Committed to Student Athletes
Our quality coaches and programs will challenge your skills and help you improve as a student and an athlete. Academics are the number one priority of our department with an eye on graduation and transfer to a four-year college or university following a successful career at West.
Academic Support & Medical Staff
We provide outstanding student-athlete support systems with academic guidance from a full time athletic-academic counselor. In addition, our staff includes two full-time equipment and facilities attendants, and eligibility clerk, and an athletic department secretary. Student-athletes' sport medicine needs are handled by a National Athletic Trainers Association certified athletic trainer and several student trainers as well as a group of team medical doctors from Kerlan-Jobe, a renowned LA orthopaedic group.
Our facilities include three quality strength training locations and a rehabilitation room connected to the sports medicine area. A gym with one full size basketball/volleyball court that can reconfigured to two smaller basketball courts or three full size volleyball courts. Also, we have a nine lane all-weather Mondo track with field events area, a sports turf football/soccer field and a separate natural grass baseball field and soccer/practice field.
It's great to be a Wildcat!