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Athletic department creates new hype team

Athletic department creates new hype team

By Sofia Syed, Arts & Life Editor

April 6, 2015

Are you interested in becoming more involved at sporting events? The University of Akron’s athletic department is looking for energetic students to become members of the Z-Team. Eric Stoller, the director of marketing and promotions in the athletic department, describes the Z-Team as a group of...

New club rugby team on campus

UA's new rugby is looking for students to join their ranks.

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

September 30, 2014

As a recent addition to the university’s collection of club sports, Akron has introduced an official Rugby team. Founded by second-year student and club President Zach Gilgenbach, with the assistance of Vice President Taylor Stephens. These rugby-enthusiasts formed a small group in the spring of...