Midwest Athletic Conference

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 — M-WAC Athletic Awards

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.

Interact with Spoon River College Athletics on social media! Follow us on Facebook (@SRCAthletics) and Twitter (@SRC_Athletics)!

Check out our Athletic Camps to help train future Snappers.


Financial Aid

  • Academic scholarships
  • Athletic scholarships
  • Low cost housing
  • Work-study program
  • Foundation scholarships


  • Fully accredited, transferable classes
  • Quarter terms, semester hours
  • Small teacher/student ratios – family-type atmosphere
  • Academic support center w/ free tutoring and study tables
  • Outstanding instruction staff – professional and available


  • Contacts with numerous coaches at the 4 year collegiate level

City of Canton

  • Small, rural, farm community – few distractions
  • Strong Booster Club and local business support
  • Community with family values
  • Small town atmosphere with big city amenities nearby


Athletics Department Staff:​

Director of Athletics & Intramurals – John Bassett (309) 649-6303 john.bassett@src.edu

Baseball Coach –  John Kurtz john.kurtz@src.edu 

Softball Coach – John Bassett (309) 649-6303 john.bassett@src.edu

Volleyball Coach – Danielle Cheatham danielle.cheatham@src.edu

Men’s Basketball Coach – Chance Jones chance.jones@src.edu

Women’s Basketball Coach – William “BJ” McCullum william.mccullum@src.edu

Multi-Purpose Building Coordinator – Danielle Cheatham danielle.cheatham@src.edu

Additional Contacts:​

Dean of Student Services – Missy Wilkinson (309) 649-6329 missy.wilkinson@src.edu


Baseball and Softball games will be played at the new SRC fields on the Canton campus.

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

Driving Directions to Campus Link

EADA (Equity Athletics in Disclosure Act)