Announcement: Any current or incoming full-time student interested in participating in athletics may fill out the recruitment form​ Sports include: Men’s Baseball, Women’s Softball and Volleyball.

Spoon River College has a long, proud history of college athletics. The college has provided students with the opportunity to participate in a variety of athletic teams and events. Spoon River College and its athletic program are members of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The NJCAA promotes and fosters junior college athletics on intersectional and national levels so that results will be consistent with the total educational program of its members.

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Athletics Department Staff:​

Director of Athletics & Intramurals - John Bassett (309) 649-6303

Baseball Coaches - John Dyke & John Kurtz  

Softball Coach - John Bassett (309) 649-6303

Volleyball Coach - Makenna Barker

Men's Basketball Coach - Chance Jones

Women's Basketball Coach - Marc Lowe

Additional Contacts:​

Dean of Student Services - Missy Wilkinson (309) 649-6329

Multi-Purpose Building Coordinator - Amanda Atchley (309) 649-6307  


Baseball games are played at Canton Park District Bob Em's Field (by McDonald's) at 900 N 1st Ave Canton IL 61520 Baseball Field Location.

Softball games are played at the Canton Park District 4th Ave diamond's in the 800 block N 4th Ave Canton IL 61520 Softball Field Location. The Softball games can be accessed by going East on Birch St. and turning left on 4th Avenue.

Volleyball games are played at Canton Spoon River College Multi Purpose Building.