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Sports & Recreation

Development of the body is just as important as development of the mind. The W offers state-of-the-art facilities and programming to help you find the balance.

Stark Recreation Center

Campus Recreation strives to provide quality recreation opportunities for the MUW community and to create a safe environment that fosters development of the mind and body. Visit the Campus Recreation website.

Intramural Sports

The MUW Intramural Program offers a wide variety of individual, dual and team sport activities for women, men, and coed groups throughout the academic year.  Intramurals is a fun way to meet new people, become physically active and participate in friendly competition.  The atmosphere is informal to encourage participation for enjoyment of the activity rather than superior performance abilities.  Visit the Intramural Sports website.

The W Aquatic Center

Whether you want to learn to swim or want to get in a few laps between classes, the natatorium is the place for you. View the Aquatic Center website.

Rec Fitness

Fitness and Wellness at MUW Campus Recreation provides a diverse schedule of programs/classes to help our campus acquire and maintain balance for a healthy lifestyle through diet and exercise.  View the Rec Fitness website.

Plymouth Bluff Center

Located in a secluded area high above the old Tombigbee River Channel near Columbus, Mississippi, the Plymouth Bluff Center is a 190-acre educational and recreational facility. This unique center in the beautiful woodlands of east central Mississippi provides the ideal setting for learning, growth, and recreation in a natural setting. Visit the Plymouth Bluff website.


The W Athletics

Athletics Latest News

  • Owls Athletics 2018 Golf Outing
    The Owls Athletic program currently offers 10 sports with over 100 student-athletes, coaches, and administrators. The W athletic program, after a 15 year break, is constantly growing with additional teams being added during the 2018-19 academic year. As we embark on attaining membership in NCAA Division III and compete in the always competitive NCAA South Region, we need your help to push the department forward. With your contributions, you will help make the student-athlete experience a memorable one.
  • Benefield Grabs Five Hits in Blue Mountain Match-up
    BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. – Damain Benefield records five hits (one double) for one run and one RBI while Heath Ford went 3-for-6 with four RBIs and two runs to lead the Owls offense against Blue Mountain College. Despite the great offense, the Owls were unable to top the Toppers early lead to fall 16-11 at the BMC Sportsplex on Tuesday, April 24.
  • Owls Baseball Grabs Doubleheader to Take the Series
    PARAGOULD, Ark. – The Owls baseball team grabbed a doubleheader victory to take the Crowley’s Ridge College three-game series 18-5 and 12-10 on Saturday, April 21. With the series behind them, The W improves to 17-12 on the series and move one step closer to a bid in the USCAA Small College World Series.
  • Slow Start Cost Baseball Game One at Crowley's Ridge
    PARAGOULD, Ark.. - The Owls baseball team was unable to stage a comeback on Friday, dropping the first of a three-game road match-up against NAIA rival Crowley’s Ridge College. With the stumble, The W drops to 17-11 on the season as they look to grab the final two games of the series.
  • Softball Closes Regular Season with a Doubleheader Split Against Judson
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls softball team closes the regular season in a doubleheader split with Judson College on Wednesday, April 18. The Owls struggled to get the scoring game going to fall 1-0 in game one but took game two 4-3 in a late inning comeback. The W moves to 19-17 on the season and is currently ranked 8th in the USCAA Coaches Poll.

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