Not only is UREC one of the most popular facilities on campus, it is also one of the highest student employers. UREC's team includes over 500 student staff and offers internship and practicum opportunities to students. Built in 1996, UREC has grown tremendously in size and bandwidth. From an extensive fitness and aquatic center to … Continue reading Student Employment & Donors – UREC
The most highly-anticipated sports day of the entire year is this weekend: Super Bowl Sunday. If you're not a sports fan, there are still ways to join in the fun. From the commercials, watching the game with friends and family, and of course, the food, Super Bowl Sunday is an American tradition that has a … Continue reading Easy Snack Recipes for Your Super Bowl Sunday
Even though football season is over do not despair, sports fans! JMU has so many great sports teams competing this spring that need your support too! Head Football Coach Mike Houston has said how much the fan support and attendance at games help the football team, which concluded their season 14-1. Bringing that same energy … Continue reading Your Guide to JMU Spring Sports – 2018
As the year is winding down, students are preparing for finals and so are JMU's athletes. Their finals are called the CAA Championship. Softball, Baseball, Lacrosse, and Track and Field are all slated to compete in the championships all throughout May. Men's Golf recently played in the CAA Championship tournament and came in 4th place, and will … Continue reading This Week in JMU Sports
LETS SEE WHAT THE DUKES WERE UP TO THIS WEEKEND ON THE FIELD. FOR A FULL RECAP VISIT JMUSPORTS.COM Football FOOTBALL IS BACK! Your reigning national champions stepped onto the field for the annual Spring Game (defense vs offense). The defense came out big in the second half to win the game and defeat … Continue reading JMU Sports Recap!
Even though some of many students went to exotic and warm places, some JMU student athletes still had to compete in tournaments and games. Baseball Baseball had two tournaments against Buffalo and Coppin State over spring break. March 3-5: Baseball vs. Buffalo In the first game on March 3, The Dukes lost 13-8, but then won 14-6 … Continue reading Spring Break Sports Recap!
Let's be real... School can be very frustrating and sometimes you just want to feel a little aggressive. Now you can't launch a ball at your professor, however you can at an opposing team in intramural dodgeball. So... Join an intramural team. UREC has a ton of different intramural sports - from pool volleyball to street hockey - … Continue reading Summon Your Inner Competitiveness
ICYMI: Here's what happened this past weekend in sports with the Dukes! Women's Basketball: JMU vs. Elon, JMU won 61-54 Amber Porter and Savannah Felgemacher scored career-high points in this game Men's Basketball: JMU vs. Delaware, JMU lost in a close game 57-58 It was a fight to the buzzer with the Dukes up 57-55 in … Continue reading Sports Recap
During the month of January a lot of exciting things happened in the JMU sports world! Men's Basketball: 6-17 overall record with wins against: Towson, Hofstra, and Elon. Women's Basketball: 14-6 overall record with wins against: UNCW, Hofstra, Delaware, Northeastern, Elon, Drexel, and William & Mary. Football: FCS National Championship win over Youngstown State University! The … Continue reading Sports Recap