Athletics & Recreation

Student track, cross country athletes say lack of funding hinders their performance

Westminster’s track and cross country athletics said they need a bigger budget or at least a pair of decent running shoes. Not only are they forced to train off-campus but, according to track and cros...Read More

Transfer student athletes struggle receiving credits for past courses

Olivia Ellis, a junior public health major, transferred to Westminster College from Salt Lake Community College to play for the women’s basketball team in 2017. She said she planned to play in the 201...Read More

Track, cross country athletes train at high school, desire upgraded facilities

While Westminster College has taken steps to improve its track and field training facility, athletes are still forced to train off campus. Westminster cross country team and track and field team still...Read More

Know before you go, Westminster hosts avalanche preparedness class

Winter season is arriving, and some Westminster College students have never skied backcountry terrain. That is why, on Nov. 15, Westminster Ski and Snowboard club hosted the Know Before You Go avalanc...Read More

Students compete in 11th annual Westminster bouldering competition

Westminster College students of all skill levels and backgrounds gathered in the Dolores Dore Eccles Health, Wellness and Athletic Center (HWAC) to compete in the college’s 11th annual indoor rock cli...Read More

Winter is Coming: How to be safe backcountry skiing this season

As Westminster College enters November, winter is coming and bringing what Utah is known for, the greatest snow on earth. Utah is home to many great resorts that are marked with ropes or barriers to m...Read More

Annual ski swap raises money for Westminster’s alpine ski team

Each fall, ski and snowboard enthusiasts at Westminster College scramble to get rid of their old gear and replace it with something new, or at least something new to them. At Westminster’s third annua...Read More

Shred Fest builds excitement for upcoming winter season students say

Westminster students and community members alike celebrated the start of the winter sports season at Shred Fest on Saturday. Shred Fest is an event held in Liberty Park in Salt Lake City. According to...Read More

Community member powerlifts in dress clothes to overcome personal struggle, honor his identity

Students, faculty and staff might recognize Steven Seril by his signature dress clothes which he wears to lift weights on campus. Seril is a four-time 1st-place award winner in powerlifting, according...Read More

Low spectator turnout impacts morale, not performance says women’s soccer team

While the Westminster College women’s soccer season is in full swing, attendance and participation at the games remains low amongst other students and the larger Sugar House community. Westminst...Read More