Athletics & Recreation

Westminster Ski Team members reflect on competing in their first NCAA skiing championship

In their first year of eligibility, Westminster College’s Ski Team qualified for and competed in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) skiing championship. After the 2019 season, Westmin...Read More

Spring brings different energy, outdoor opportunities to Utah according to community

Although Utah is known for its winter weather and activities, as spring arrives, students at Westminster College said the warmer season opens up more opportunities to get outside. Salt Lake City is ho...Read More

Making History: Women’s Basketball seniors reflect on their journey to NCAA tournament

The Westminster College’s Women’s Basketball team’s journey to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II tournament started out with a grueling and unexpected 24-hour travel peri...Read More

Interlodges keep skiers indoors while resort staff address avalanche dangers

The 4 a.m. alarm rings. You jump out of bed, grab your gear, and drive a four-wheel-drive car up Little Cottonwood  Canyon in hopes of beating the 5:30 a.m. road closure. Your car wipers can’t mo...Read More

Women’s basketball plays for their first conference title with active NCAA status

Westminster College’s women’s basketball team is to compete in the conference championship tournament for the first time since receiving National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) Division...Read More

Ladies lacking at HWAC’s Ladies’ Climbing Hour

Attendance of women at Ladies’ Climbing Hour at Westminster College’s Health, Wellness and Athletic Center (HWAC) has remained low, according to climbing wall staff. Women’s Climbing Hour takes place ...Read More

Outdoor Program provides students with affordable outdoor experiences

The Outdoor Program provides students with a community to grow, learn and get outside at an affordable rate on student lead trips or by renting affordable equipment, according to Outdoor Program staff...Read More

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