Rec Fest Helps Ferris Kick Off Fall 2011 Semester

sFerris State University’s Student Recreation Center and Athletics Department are teaming up to put on Rec Fest to help welcome new and returning students to campus for the Fall 2011 semester.

This collaborative effort takes place on Tuesday, Aug. 30 from 6 to 10 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center and Top Taggart Field. Participants in Rec Fest will be eligible for door prizes and have an opportunity to check out a performance by the Ferris Dance Team that is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. in the SRC.

Other Rec Fest activities include a series of tournaments, highlighted by 3-on-3 basketball, 6-on-6 volleyball, flag football and soccer. Other events include “Score on an FSU Goalie” featuring student-athletes from the Bulldog hockey and women’s soccer teams. “Rec Fest Champ” shirts will be awarded to all tournament winners.

For more information, contact Fernando Labra, from University Recreation, at (231) 591-2678 or by email at

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