The Student Persepective

People of RecWell

In this new blog post series, we will take time to feature individuals who are connected with RecWell. Whether it is a student employee, program participant or a special guests, we want to tell the story of the those people who help shape who we are. Make sure to say hi to these individuals the next time you are around. Check back frequently for new posts.

Piney Lake is Open

Spring weather came just long enough last weekend for UNCG students to ride the shuttle bus out to the school’s re-opened Piney Lake recreation area south of Greensboro and enjoy various activities, including boating and hiking, along with free food and music provided by a DJ.

Spartan Summit: 2018 Edition

The Kaplan Center was busy last Saturday, as the 20th Annual Spartan Summit Climbing Competition drew climbers of all skill levels to see if they could conquer the facility’s three-story climbing wall. Some were there for the glory, and some were there for… well, more individual reasons.

Love Boats

The Kaplan Center created a romantic atmosphere at last week’s Valentine’s Day-themed “Love Boats” event, serving dinner and allowing students to watch the film “The Notebook” while paddling canoes in the swimming pool. Those not wanting to risk being capsized, were free to watch from the poolside bleachers.

Fall Indoor Volleyball Championships

“It feels good,” said Trash member Antonio Tarin, a junior. “We’ve been playing two years, and this is our second championship.” Train credited the team’s victory to “great teamwork.” 

Tarin said that this will be the team’s last year in the intramural league, as some of the members will be forming a men’s club volleyball team next semester.

CoRec Basketball Championship

Fazoland defeated 808’s and Ankle Breaks last Thursday at the Kaplan Center to win the fall 2017 Intramural CoRec Basketball championships. After taking an early lead, the Ankle Breaks fell behind by the second half, leaving Fazoland to cruise to an 62-50 victory.

Championship Night

The Intramural Outdoor Soccer Season concluded last Thursday with our Competitive and Recreational Division Championships. Read to see what teams took home the championship shirts and were crowned the title of Intramural Champions.