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University intramurals: claiming the cornhole crown

University intramurals: claiming the cornhole crown

Brynn Lundy, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2019

Teammates Preston Gautreau and Gavin Crain reigned victorious in this year’s  Intramural Cornhole Tournament. Eight teams of two competed at the Pennington Student Activity Center on Monday, Nov. 11. Crain, a freshman criminal justice major, explained how it felt to take the cornhole crown on Monday ni...

Pennington looks to hire fitness instructors

Pennington looks to hire fitness instructors

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2019

Recreational Sports and Wellness will offer more group fitness courses throughout this semester. With the addition of new courses, there is a also need for more instructors to teach these classes. Seth Thomas, director of Recreational Sports and Wellness, hopes to hire dedicated and passionate...

Mud Ballerz take victory at Swamp Bowl

Mud Ballerz take victory at Swamp Bowl

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2019

Students gathered in mass to participate in the annual spring festivities of the joint REC Fest and Swamp Bowl collaboration “Fais Do Do and Swamp Bowl” for its second occurrence. Scheduled from 3:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., in front of the Pennington Student Activity Center on Thursday, May 2, the team...

Creating an engaging environment for kids

Creating an engaging  environment for kids

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

After-school programs offer a convenient, helpful and engaging setting for children. Recreational Sports and Wellness organizes the “REC Kids After School Program” for kids from 5-13 years old. It aims to craft an educational and fun-filled environment by offering homework help to children, activities...