Athletics

FSU Student Vying for Miss Teen USA Title

Thursday, July 19, 2012

The majority of Fairmont State University's student-athletes will spend their summer breaks doing the same thing – training and working hard to hone their respective skills in their chosen sport in preparation for next season.

FSU Announces Gift for New Scoreboard at Duvall-Rosier Field

Thursday, June 28, 2012

When fans of Fighting Falcons football flock to Duvall-Rosier Field in the fall, they will be greeted by Fairmont State University’s new high technology scoreboard, made possible by a gift from BrickStreet Mutual Insurance Company.

FSU Spring Commencement Set for May 12

Friday, May 04, 2012

About 600 students will receive degrees during Spring Commencement for Fairmont State University at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12, in the Feaster Center.

Calhoun Named Men's Basketball Coach

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Jerrod Calhoun has been named the 11th head men’s basketball coach at Fairmont State, Director of Athletics Rusty Elliott announced on April 17. 

To view a photo gallery of the news conference, click here. To view video of the news conference, click here.

Jimbo Fisher to Highlight FSAA Spring Scholarship Banquet

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Clarksburg native and Florida State head football coach Jimbo Fisher has been announced as the keynote speaker at the Fairmont State Athletic Association (FSAA) Spring Scholarship Banquet. The banquet will be held on Saturday, April 28, at 5:30 p.m., in Gym 1 of the Falcon Center. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased from an FSAA member or by calling (304) 367-4220. Net proceeds help support athletic scholarships at Fairmont State.

FSU Student-Athletes Rank High in Academics

Monday, April 02, 2012

Fairmont State University student-athletes posted a graduation rate of 75 percent, according to the most recent data compiled by the NCAA.

First Disappointment Leads to a New Way to Win

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Disappointment sometimes leads to a new way to win. From age 12 in Lordstown, Ohio, Meagan Gibson knew she wanted to play college volleyball. Practicing, playing and suffering through injuries paid off through a scholarship from Fairmont State University—but it came with a price.

Soaring Since His First Flight

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

As the sound of airplane engines roar in the background, Mark Heefner steps out of a single engine plane, fresh from a trip to see his girlfriend, Mariah Roth’11, in Charlotte, N.C. The 2011 Fairmont State University graduate and pilot returns the plane and heads to his desk a hundred yards away at the North Central West Virginia Airport in Bridgeport. This wasn’t Heefner’s first solo trip, but he has experienced many firsts at the airport and is anxious to create more.

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