|Abbreviation||CCCAA (note: read as 3C2A)|
|Carlyle Carter (since 2005)|
Over 26,000 student athletes participate annually in intercollegiate athletics at California's community colleges and more than 100 regional and state final events produce champions in 24 men's and women's sports each year. The majority of student athletes participating at a California community college transfer to a four-year college or university to continue their academic and athletic endeavors.
There are nine all-sport conferences, two football-only conferences, and three wrestling-only alliances.
Member teams compete in badminton (women's), baseball (men's), basketball (men's and women), beach volleyball (women's), cross country (men's and women), golf (men's and women), football (men's), soccer (men's and women's), softball (women's), swimming and diving (men's and women), tennis (men's and women), track and field (men's and women), volleyball (men's and women's), water polo (men's and women's), and wrestling (men's).