Rochester Community and Technical College

Historical Timeline


  • The College's enrollment kept climbing, hitting a record of more than 3100 in 1980.

  • John Philo, wrestling coach, was the first college coach to be selected to the NJCAA Coaches Hall of Fame in 1979.

  • Geraldine Evans.

  • Women's sports officially began with the title IX amendment with softball in the spring of 1975. That fall, women's volleyball and basketball began play.