Penn State Harrisburg Athletics777 W. Harrisburg Pike Middletown, PA 17057 Phone: 717-948-6744 Fax: 717-948-6777, NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The Penn State Club Sports Program oversees student organizations whose primary mission is to further sport and physical activity on campus. A package for the College of Communication's produced show, "In The Game", about the club sports program here at Penn State. Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour is facing claims from Olympic gold medalist, now civil rights lawyer Nancy Hogshead-Makar, that UC Berkeley's adherence to Title IX under Barbour was one of the worst in the country. In addition, she wanted a more balanced life between school, a social life, and sports. Penn State Harrisburg is proud to offer not only 16 intercollegiate progams, but also a host of club sport programs to our students. 16: The Football Special, PODCAST: Previewing Penn State football's defense ahead of 2020 season, PODCAST: Friendly Neighborhood Podcast, Ep. The club field hockey team practices a few days a week, and has games/tournaments a few weekends out of each semester. About Club Sports. Early on in their lives, Christopher Trianosky and Derek Horner both knew two things — they wanted to go to Penn State and they loved bass fishing. At a Glance--going through the highlights of the news so you don't have to. The "Stone Zone" is Penn State Club Curling's student section. Students come together to have fun as they join the Penn State club dodgeball team. This blog is a partnership with the Penn State Parents Program. Mike Meehan has been training and competing in triathlons his whole life and this past weekend was evident of that. The girls are serious on the turf, but they also recognize that they are playing to enjoy the game and get some exercise. The friends that she made on her field hockey team quickly became her best friends. These organizations are student-run and give students the opportunity to develop leadership skills in budget, organization, and time management. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.. Overcast with rain showers at times. The former Nittany Lion finished second in his professional debut. College can be overwhelming for students as they are adapting to life in a new place with a bunch of strangers. Team Sports at Penn State represent a unique group of highly successful club sport programs within Intercollegiate Athletics. Completing almost 5,500 hours of community service so far this year, Club Sports continues to develop its students as professionals and philanthropists. We enjoyed spending time with our daughter and her friends, and meeting other parents. High around 50F. Club sports are an important part of our overall athletic department and often will be the base of future intercollegiate programs here at Penn State Harrisburg. Club croquet might laugh and joke about its identity, but its national championship is very real, as is the $180,000 it’s raised for THON. Get weekend previews and weekend recaps from The Daily Collegian Sports staff sent to your inbox. Success! Let us know what's going on! Year after year Penn State continues to crank out some of the most competitive sports teams in the nation. Penn State’s Club Sports Program offers a great opportunity for students who enjoy a high level of athletic competition, without the commitment of an actual college team. Competing with teams all around the nation, Penn State’s Campus Recreation Club Sports program shows its commitment to Penn State and the greater State College community. Erica Filipovits and Sarah Wolverton will rely on their athletic background as they prepare to dance in Penn State’s 46-hour marathon. While some may not know it, Penn State is home to a top-ten men’s rugby team. 325 Followers, 67 Following, 47 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Penn State Club Sports (@pennstateclubsports) A few miles southwest of campus, a small group of Penn State students roam around the stable of Kocher Farms Stable and Tack Shop. For more information on these teams, please visit their respective websites linked below. Only in its fifth year, Penn State's club sport, Team Handball, has shown huge growth and aims for a title. We will strive to use the individual expertise of our parent and family volunteers to educate you about various topics, as well as the resources and services available from the university. Cloudy skies. It was well past 9 p.m. on a Tuesday night when skates began carving up the ice at Pegula Ice Arena. 814-865-7517 If you have an athletic son or daughter who played competitively in high school, we would strongly recommend that they consider continuing their athletic competition on a Penn State club sports team! According to the PSU Club Sports website, students can choose from seventy-six clubs sports programs, including archery, juggling, swimming, and wrestling. There are different levels of teams, with some being pretty competitive, such as field hockey, and some requiring no experience. Men’s and Women’s Rugby are nationally competitive teams focused on representing Penn State at an elite level. Hooked on bass: From the amateur to the aspiring professional, Penn State club bass fishing brings … We can list the ordering and take out for your restaurant here. The students want to keep the strong momentum going from their recent nationals appearance and further advance the club. The Penn State Sports Business Club fosters the growth of students’ knowledge in the sports industry through professional lectures, workshops, and other networking opportunities that aim to provide members with internships and careers in the sports industry and related fields Penn State’s intramural sports are offering eleven different ways to get involved and back to competing this fall semester. 312 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802. Club Sports. After watching the USA Curling team take gold in the Olympics, some students rallied together to form a curling club at Penn State. Mention the sport of rugby to most people and words like integrity, respect and service-to-others don’t immediately rush to mind. Another great thing about club sports at Penn State is that students can join a sport that they have been playing for years, or try a new one that they have never played.