Bridging The Gap is a book written by a former student-athlete and current Athletic Director in the community college system, Steve Cassady. A brief description, testimonials and directions to order the publication can be found below.
Captivates with real life accounts of Community College Athletics since the 1936 Olympics--accounts that chronicle the CC significance for so many people otherwise heading nowhere as they cross the yawning chasm into potential fulfilled.
“…I came from a high school of 300 where I barely graduated…I owe everything to Shasta College”
--Jason Sehorn: Shasta College football, basketball & Track, 1990-1992
USC All-America; NFL All-Pro New York Giants
“I can honestly say, absolutely, if it weren’t for Golden West College, the rest would never have happened.”
--Patty Cardenas: Golden West water polo, 2002-2005;
USC; Silver medalist USA Olympic water polo, 2008
“It all started for me at Fresno City College when a history teacher…challenged me to raise the bar on my books…”
--Dr. Harry Edwards: Fresno City track, 1960;
Professor Emeritus, sociology, UC Berkeley;
Organizer, Human Rights Protest, 1968
Bridging the Gap—a great book. I couldn’t stop reading. I didn’t put it down until I finished, and I never do that. Steve Cassady brings home the significance of what all do in athletics at the community college level.
CCC Softball Coaches Association Hall of Fame Coach
Napa College and Sacramento City College, 1981-20
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