Coach Elaine Coll Challenge

Goal Progress: $255,250.00 / $250,000.00 (102.1%)



Retired Coach Elaine Coll is the founder of modernday women’s intercollegiate athletics at Ripon College.

Beginning her career in 1973, she organized competition and coached women’s volleyball, basketball and track and field until her retirement in 1993. Her teams won 10 conference championships during her 20-year career, which saw her compile a combined basketball and volleyball record of 391-326. She coached two All-Americans and 60 All-Conference players. She was inducted into the Ripon College Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995. Elaine remains actively involved at Ripon College. She leads a regular “Ultimate Fitness” class for faculty and staff and attends College events of all types.

Join us in carrying on Coach Coll’s legacy of excellence at Ripon College by participating in the Coach Elaine Coll Wall of Honor naming challenge. Your one-time or recurring gift will help ensure that future generations of Ripon College student-athletes will forever remember Coach Coll’s name. By honoring Coach Coll in this manner, we hope her storied career will forever be tied to Ripon College’s tradition of success and will long continue to serve as a model for current and future Red Hawks coaches and student-athletes. Honor Coach Coll’s contributions to Ripon with a contribution of your own. One-time and recurring donations can be made to the Revitalize campaign for up to two years.