Open the PDF below to view KCC’s latest women’s basketball schedule:
Click here to view team and individual photos of KCC’s 2019-20 women’s basketball team on KCC’s Flickr page. The photos may be downloaded for use by fans and the media.
KCC Women’s Basketball History
- Conference championships: 1997-98, 2004-05, 2006-07
- Regional championships: 2004-05
- State championships: 1978-79, 1997-98
- Additional national championship rankings: 6th (2004-05)
- Click here to view the 2018-19 KCC Women’s Basketball Media Guide
- Click here to view the 2017-18 KCC Women’s Basketball Media Guide
- Click here to view the 2016-17 KCC Women’s Basketball Media Guide
Title: Head Coach
Name: Kayla Whitmyer
Kayla Whitmyer, of Bellevue, is the new head coach of KCC’s women’s basketball team and will lead the Bruins into the Fall 2021 season as they begin competition in November.
Whitmyer has been the varsity girls basketball coach at Bellevue Jr./Sr. High School – where she also teaches math and physical education – since 2010. During that time she’s led the Broncos to two Michigan High School Athletic Association district championships (2013, 2016); three Southern Central Athletic Association West Division championships (2017, 2018, 2019); and the SCAA overall league championship in 2019, when her team went an undefeated 20-0 for the regular season and Whitmyer was named the Battle Creek Enquirer’s Coach of the Year for the 2018-19 Enquirer All-Area Girls Basketball Team.
Whitmyer, who’s certified through the MHSAA Coaches Advancement Program, has been an MHSAA basketball official since 2012; is a member of the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan and Michigan Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association; and has served as vice president, trustee and secretary of the Bellevue Athletic Boosters. She’s CPR, AED and first-aid certified through the American Red Cross and is certified as an educator in cognitive coaching, trauma and reading apprenticeship.
In 2010, Whitmyer earned a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education with a major in Physical Education and minor in Mathematics from Hillsdale College, a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II school where she earned all-academic honors as a member of the women’s basketball team and served as a team captain. Whitmyer earned a Master of Science in Educational Leadership with a specialization in Athletic Administration from Nova Southeastern University in 2013.
Athletic scholarships are available under NJCAA rules, and we at KCC follow these regulations to the letter. For more information on availability of athletic scholarships, please contact the appropriate head coach or call the Athletic Department at 269-965-4151.
KCC is part of the Michigan Community College Athletic Association’s (MCCAA) Western Conference and is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Region 12.
- Michigan Community College Athletic Association
- National Junior College Athletic Association
- NJCAA Region 12
Note: Playing women’s basketball at KCC is at the discretion of the head coach. All decisions made as to who plays women’s basketball at KCC for the following academic year are made before Sept. 1. Individuals interested in playing women’s basketball at KCC should contact the coach before that date at 269-965-4151.