This is the official website for
Chabot College Athletics. Any website claiming to be the official
website of Chabot College is not sanctioned by Chabot College and
may contain inaccurate information.
Chabot home schedule
2012-13 ATHLETIC AWARDS:
Male Athlete of the Year: Brandy Eckhart -Football;
Danny Calcagno, Football Coach
2012-13 ATHLETIC AWARDS:
Tennis Coach; Tenney Award:
Brook Workeneh - Tennis; Jeff Drouin, Interim Dean;
Female Athlete of the Year: Nailah Davis -
Women's Basketball; Mark Anger, Women's Basketball Coach
Chabot College is a member of the
Conference except the Football team is under the
California Football Association of the
College Athletics Association .
Physical Examination Form
What You Need to Know to Participate in Intercollegiate Athletics
at a California Community College
- Are California Community College Athletics for me?
You are allowed a maximum of four (4) seasons of intercollegiate
athletic competition in a given sport. Your first two (2) seasons
can be at a community college.
- Can I compete at any California community college?
Yes, as long as you meet state and college academic and
athletic rules, you may compete in intercollegiate athletics.
- You are eligible as a first-year participant if you meet the
- You are an amateur athlete in the sport in which you want to
- You have not competed in intercollegiate athletics at any
college or university.
- You are enrolled in and actively attending California community
college classes for a minimum of 12 units of which 9 count toward
the associate degree, remediation, transfer and/or certification
during your season of participation.
To be eligible to participate in a second of the same sport
at the same college, you must meet the following guidelines:
- You must complete 24 semester/ 36 quarter units between seasons
of sport, of which 18 semester / 27 quarter units count toward the
associate degree, remediation, transfer and/or certification units.
- Beginning with your first season of participation in
intercollegiate athletics, your cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or above.
- You are enrolled in and actively attending a minimum of 12 units
of which 9 are units toward the associate degree, remediation,
transfer and/or certification during your season of participation.
If you are transferring to the community college after
participating in intercollegiate athletics at another community
college or university, you will need to check with your athletic
director to determine additional eligibility rules.
- Can I be recruited by any California community college coach?
No. Coaches may only recruit in their recruiting area.
California is divided into community college districts. A district
is the local community which the community college serves. A coach
may recruit athletes from teh college's district and those districts
that share a common boundary or are immediately next door. The
recruiting area is the college's district high schools and the
contiguous districts' high schools.
- Can all California community college coaches meet with me and
my family in person?
No. A coach cannot travel outside his or her recruiting area
to meet with you, your family, or team.
If you do not live within the borders of the recruiting area and
you wish to meet with a representative of the out-of-area college,
then you must go to that area to meet with the coach in person. You
are permitted to contact the coach by phone, mail or internet.
- Can I receive an athletic scholarships at a California
No. Scholarships and financial inducements for athletic
participation are not permitted within the rules governing
California community colleges. This includes but is not limited to:
- Cash or personal loans
- Special discounts or payment arrangements on loans
- Free use of an automobile
- A gift of money or other tangible items (clothes, jewelry,
books, gas, food, etc.)
- Free or reduced costs for housing arrangements
- Telephone privileges
- When do I register for classes? How do I know what classes to
The coach will give you information regarding important dates for
registration and financial aid. These dates are important to follow.
Not completing financial aid information by the priority date could
delay your ability to receive funding if you qualify. Delaying your
registration after the initial registration period could keep you
from taking the courses that you need to complete your academic
Your coach will help you meet with a counselor at the college to
develop your Student Educational Plan. This plan will help you to
clarify your education goals and select the courses you need to
take. It is from this plan that you choose the classes you take each
- Are there other things I should ask the coach about?
College brings many changes. Coaches can assist you providing
information and placing you ih touch with offices that can help you
make a smooth transition. This may include:
- Referring you to a counseling contact with knowledge of COA,
NCAA and NAIA athletic eligibility rules
- Referring you to a counselor for academic, career, and personal
- Referring you to a job placement and resource center
Copied from the brochure of the COA.