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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

15 October 2019

  • Women's Basketball Tryouts
    The Owls women's basketball team will hold an open tryout on Wednesday, Oct. 16. Those interested must bring proof of full-time enrollment at The W, an up-to-date physical, and a completed tryout form (https://www.owlsathletics.com/forms/Tryout_Form.pdf)
  • Volleyball Goes 2-2 at Wallace State Tournament, Evans and Canada Named to All-Tournament Team
    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Owls volleyball team goes 2-2 at the Wallace State Community College Exhibition tournament. In the two-day event, The W saw victories against Cleveland State Community College and Chattanooga State Community College while falling to Wallace State Community College – Selma and Walters State Community College.
  • Dennis’ Hat Trick Leads in 14-0 Victory
    Columbus, MS – The MUW women’s soccer team defeated the Flames of Welch College 14-0 on Senior Day at the Sprint Mart Soccer Complex.
  • Men's Soccer Delivers 6-0 Victory Over Welch
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls men's soccer team redeem themselves on a high note with a 6-0 victory over Welch College on Saturday, Oct. 12. Senior Jacob Thomas contributed the final goal during Saturday's match improving the Owls victory to 6-0.
  • Men's Cross Country Finishes Strong in Last Meet of the Regular Season
    JACKSON, Miss. – The Owls men’s cross country team finished 18th in a field of 20 during the 2019 Mississippi College Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 12. With an average time of 31:57.55 and a point total of 552, The W outpaced the University of Arkansas-Monticello by 17 points and Stillman College by 47 points.

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