Bowdoin To Host Annual Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday

Bowdoin To Host Annual Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday

Courtesy of Bowdoin Sports Information

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Department will host its annual "Girls and Women in Sports" celebration this weekend, Jan. 30-Feb. 1. The weekend will culminate with "Girls and Women in Sports Day" on Super Sunday, February 1, at Farley Field House.

Click the link to pre-register for the event, which is free for all girls in grades K-12. All athletic contests are also free of charge.

Full Weekend Schedule:
Friday, January 30
Women's Basketball vs. Trinity, 7:00 p.m. (Morrell Gymnasium)

Saturday, January 31
Women's Squash vs. Wellesley, 12:00 p.m. (Lubin Center)
Women's Swimming and Diving vs. Colby, 1:00 p.m. (Greason Pool)
Women's Basketball vs. Amherst, 3:00 p.m. (Morrell Gymnasium)

Sunday, February 1 - *Girls and Women in Sports Day (Farley Field House)*
Two Sections:
Grades K-3rd, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.;
4th-HS, 1:30-3:45 p.m.

The event is designed to introduce young women to a wide range of sports. Participants will rotate through sport stations at timed intervals. Scheduled sports this year are: Basketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball,Tennis and Volleyball.

The program will run with two age groups. Pre-registration is recommended to assist with planning and event preparation. Participants are invited to share  pizza and snacks with the Bowdoin student athletes after the event.

For any questions, email Shannon Malloy at