Athletics & Recreation

Students take on the wall at Learn to Rock Climb Day

For many novice climbers, the thought of rock climbing conjures up images of quivering arms, death-defying heights and intimidating gear—fears the Outdoor Recreation Program is working to help new cli...Read More

Griffins or Spartans? A look into Westminster women’s soccer

Westminster’s women’s soccer team begin their warm up in the locker room with a dance party, followed by the song “We Ready” and chant, “We must protect this ‘bous’ house.” After, they become serious,...Read More

Experience the outdoors in November

Just because the Fall Break trip with the Outdoor Recreation Program is full doesn’t mean other trips aren’t available for students to jump in on.During the month of November, the Outdoor Recreation P...Read More

Westminster athletics’ #1 fan

Emilio Giokas has carried a large cooler of Otter Pops, thrown out T-shirts at the job fair and dressed up as an ESPN reporter, all to increase student interest in athletic events. Giokas is president...Read More

Season pass deadlines, where to go this winter

With the first dusting of snow appearing on the Wasatch Front on the evening of Sept. 15, winter is upon the Salt Lake Valley in a few short months. It’s time for skiers and snowboarders to consider w...Read More

Tune in to Noon Hoops in Payne

Westminster leaders are growing as a team, literally.Faculty and staff bond over a little fun on the basketball court. Thursdays at noon, any faculty and staff members of Westminster College are invit...Read More

Norm Parrish to lead Westminster’s men’s basketball team

Norm Parrish has been named the new head coach for the Griffin men’s basketball team, after former coach Adam Hiatt stepped down in July.Coach Parrish has extensive experience managing college basketb...Read More

Four locally loved hikes

Living in Salt Lake offers unparalleled outdoor activities. Hiking for the novice to the experienced is right at your doorstep.Hiking is not only a great workout, it offers fantastic views and scenery...Read More

Westminster accepted into NCAA Division II

Westminster College has been approved to begin the three-year Division II membership process for the NCAA.NCAA Division II is one of the three membership divisions at the National Collegiate Athletic ...Read More

Outdoor Program creates lasting community for first-year students

Following annual tradition, the Westminster Outdoor Recreation Orientation took 37 new students on various outdoor trips with student trip leaders for a week before the first-year orientation.Westmins...Read More