The BJU Bruins men’s basketball team heads into its fifth season of intercollegiate competition with the first season game on Oct. 28. Every year before the beginning of the season, the men’s basketball team goes through a week of boot camp, which includes physical and mental challenges. BJU athletic director Neal Ring, who also serves
Intramural sports are a highlight of student life and societies here at Bob Jones University. Societies play several different intramural sports ranging from flag football to table tennis, but no sport gets as intense or as big as intramural soccer. Men’s societies compete in soccer in teams of both 11v11 and 7v7, while women’s societies
The Bruins cross-country teams are heading into a crucial month for their success. Head coach Landon Bright said the cross-country teams need October to be a quality month of training and performance. The team has done really well so far, Bright said. “The men’s team will look strong by the end of the season.” The
The BJU Bruins men’s soccer team is nearing the halfway point of its fifth season in intercollegiate competition. Head coach Jesse McCormick said having a challenging schedule is part of the plan to get the Bruins playing better. “We have one of the toughest, if not the toughest, schedules in NCCAA Division II,” McCormick said.
The Bruins women’s soccer team has displayed a high level of play this fall with a record of 6-4, building on their win of the NCCAA national tournament last season. “Team chemistry is good, and they push each other to be their very best,” head coach Chris Carmichael said. “We’re all meshing well,” said Christiana
In 1928, a year after opening its doors to students, Bob Jones College decided to implement intercollegiate sports as a way to share the Gospel and give students an athletic outlet. The College was located in the swampy area of College Point, Florida, which was the inspiration for the team’s name—the Swamp Angels. The various
The Bruins golf program started its fourth season this fall and has grown and improved since its start in 2013. The team qualified for the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) national competition last year and won the opening tournament, the Bruins Golf Classic, this fall. The team has grown in number from last year’s