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Registration Opens for Intramural Teams

intramural 3Spring registration for the Colleges’ intramural sports program has opened, bringing 11 opportunities for recreational team play to the Robert A. Bristol ’31 Field House this semester.

“Nearly 50 percent of the students at Hobart and William Smith Colleges participate in intramural sports and many of these students join more than one team,” says Russ Hess, director of the HWS Recreation, Intramurals, and Fitness programs. “This year we’re hoping even more students consider joining a team.”

This semester’s registration deadlines vary by sport and are as follows:

  • Jan. 26 – Basketball (co-recreational), floor hockey (co-recreational)
  • intramural 2Feb. 2 – Indoor soccer (co-recreational), tennis tournament (co-recreational, singles/doubles)
  • Feb. 16 – Squash tournament (co-recreational), table tennis (co-recreational, singles/doubles), Rec Day and Spike Ball Tournament (co-recreational)
  • March 2 – Volleyball (co-recreational)
  • March 30 – Badminton tournament (co-recreational, doubles), softball (co-recreational)
  • April 27 – Dodgeball tournament (co-recreational)

Interested students are asked to register online. Additional information on recreation opportunities at the Field House is available here.

intramural 1In 2017, HWS was named by Money magazine and Sports Illustrated among the nation’s best colleges and universities that offer great athletics matched by an outstanding education. The “100 Best Colleges for Sports Lovers” ranking features “great colleges for students who love sports—but who also want a high-quality, affordable education that positions them for career success.” The number of available intramural sports offerings on campus was a factor for the methodology of the ranking.