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The Murray State News

The Murray State News

Students play pickleball in the Wellness Center. (Photo courtesy of Travis Rawe)

Spring intramurals available amid pandemic

February 3, 2021

Jakob Milani Staff Writer [email protected] Intramural sports are back in action for the spring semester at Murray State, including six team sports and many different one-day tournaments. All...

Murray State is planning to offer typical spring intramural sports in 2021 after having to cancel sports like softball and flag football in the fall. (Photo courtesy of Murray State)

Intramural sports roll on: intramural sports continue play during the pandemic.

November 4, 2020

Jakob Milani Staff Writer [email protected] Murray State intramural sports have been going strong all semester and the plan is to keep them going through the spring semester as well amid...

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New fall intramural sports offered

August 26, 2020

Gage Johnson Editor-in-chief [email protected] While the pandemic caused the cancellation of intramural sports like softball and flag football, Murray State is finding new ways to keep intramurals...

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Murray State prepares to help students maintain healthy lifestyle amidst pandemic

July 27, 2020

Paige Bold  Contributing Writer [email protected]   Murray State University prepares for students returning to campus while also maintaining COVID-19 restrictions.  Campus life...

Junior gtgBryce Robinson and senior Sydney Simpson officiate an intramural basketball game. (Photo courtesy of Travis Rawe)

Intramural officiating teaches future life skills for students

March 15, 2020

Simon Elfrink Staff Writer [email protected] While many students at Murray State take part in intramural sports, many students also uphold the program through the officiating program.  As...

Springer-Franklin takes intramural softball crown

Springer-Franklin takes intramural softball crown

October 13, 2018

Story by Maggiann Ackerman Contributing writer [email protected] Springer-Franklin’s intramural softball team took down Alpha Gamma Delta in the championship game Thursday night, claiming...

Campus Cup competition continues

Campus Cup competition continues

March 16, 2017

Story by Blake Sandlin, Staff writer The spring intramural season is prompting residential colleges and Greek organizations to step up their game in hopes of securing intramural athletics’ highest...

IM Standings 3-31-16

IM Standings 3-31-16

March 31, 2016

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A player for Lee Clark Girls spikes the ball in their win over Regents A March 10.

IM: Not all just fun and games

March 17, 2016

Story by Justin Gaston, Contributing writer Intramural sports, like volleyball, carry a weighted energy. When the students of Murray State step on any field or court, they never leave their intensity...

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Elizabeth beat Lee Clark 36-33 in an IM basketball game Feb. 4.

Intramural basketball

February 11, 2016

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INTRAMURAL REVIEW: Intramural flag football and softball dominated the organizations intramural fields in Fall 2015. Spring sports include racquetball, volleyball, water polo, field games, table tennis and more. This spring the world of intramurals will include more co-ed sports.

Intramural preview

January 28, 2016

More co-ed sports to tip off for spring Story by John Morris, Staff writer Murray State intramural sports are back in session and have a mix of classic sports along with some new additions. In...

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