2020 NWAC Mascot Challenge

Mascot Challenge Week 2 votes graphic

2020 NWAC Mascot Challenge

Week 2 Votes:

Centralia 715
Walla Walla 337
Treasure Valley 273
Grays Harbor 249
Southwestern Oregon 241
Mt. Hood 222
Lower Columbia 88
Rogue 57
Green River 45
Whatcom 5
Clark 5
Linn-Benton 3

Week 1 Votes:

Walla Walla 418
Centralia 410
Treasure Valley 161
Southwestern Oregon 135
Rogue 84
Mt. Hood 69
Green River 53
Lower Columbia 53
Whatcom 40
Clark 22
Linn-Benton 17
Grays Harbor 10

The 2020 NWAC Mascot Challenge sponsored by The Mascot Company is here! This year, there will be two (2) $1,000 scholarships awarded! The challenge begins Monday, January 6th and ends Friday, February 7th with the winner announced on Monday, February 10th. #NWACmascotchallenge2020

Each week there will be a themed challenge for the participating mascots. (See the challenges listed below.) The first two weeks will be preliminary rounds, with week three starting the single-elimination bracket-style matchups. The bracket will be set up with a "big" school and "small" school side based on enrollment. The final week will pair the top "big" school with the top "small" school for the overall bragging rights as 2020 NWAC Mascot Champion. Each weekly post must tag the NWAC and The Mascot Company and use the hashtag #NWACmascotchallenge2020 on social media.

WEEKLY CHALLENGES (NWAC schools will post a photo or video on their own social media accounts - see each account linked below.)

Preliminary Rounds

  • Week 1 (Jan. 6-10) - "New" - highlight something/someone new on campus
  • Week 2 (Jan. 13-17) - "What's Unique" - highlight something unique on campus or in the city where the campus sits

Top 8 advance to the bracket

  • Week 3 (Jan. 20-24) - "Athletics" - highlight something/someone in athletics
  • Week 4 (Jan. 27-31) - "Community" - highlight community service project/organization that the school is involved with
  • Week 5 (Feb. 3-7) - "Champion" - What makes your mascot, your school, our athletics department a champion? - This week will pair the top "big" school vs. the top "small" school
  • Week 6 (Feb. 10th) - Winner announced. The scholarship and trophy to be presented to winning mascot at either a home basketball game or the NWAC Basketball Championships. 


Begins each week on Monday at 8:00am and concludes each week on Friday at 12:00pm noon. Multiple votes from the same email in the same week will be discounted. 

  Vote button   Vote weekly at: www.nwacsports.org/mascotchallenge  


Centralia Blazer Bill CentraliaCollege BlazerBill blazerbill
Clark Oswald clarkstudents clarkstudents clarkstudents
Grays Harbor Charlie the Choker GHC Student Life    
Green River Slater the Gator grc.rac   grc_recreation_and_intramurals
Linn-Benton Rocky the Roadrunner lbccroadrunnerathletics   lbccroadrunnerathletics
Lower Columbia Dev LCC Student Activities LCC_ studentgov lccactivities
Mt. Hood Barney Bernard MtHoodCommunityCollege MtHoodCommunity mthoodcommunitycollege
Rogue Ossie Osprey RCCathletics RogueOspreys RogueCommunityCollege
Southwestern Oregon Rocky the Raccoon SWOCCATHLETICS SWOCClakers SWOCC_Laker_Nation
Treasure Valley Chukar Bird TVCC Athletic Department AthleticsTVCC  
Walla Walla Dub WWCC Student Life WWCCStudentLife WWCCstudentlife
Whatcom Finny WCC Athletics WhatcomOrcas WhatcomOrcas


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2019: no contest held

2018 Champion: Walla Walla's Dub the Warrior

2017 Champion: Everett's The Trojan