Jan 05, 2018

Bruin FanFest Coming to George Fox Basketball

A Winning Tradition

 
  • NCAA D-III National Champions (2009)
  • Three NCAA "Final Four" appearances (2009, 2012, 2015)
  • Six NCAA "Elite 8" appearances (2005, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015)
  • Nine NCAA "Sweet 16" appearances (2000, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016)
  • 14 NCAA National Tournament appearances in 16 years (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • 12 Northwest Conference Championships (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2018)
  • 25 straight winning seasons (1994-2018)
  • 14 Top 25 national rankings (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Three NCAA Division III National Coaches of the Year
  • Six NCAA Division III Region Coaches of the Year
  • 11 Conference Coaches of the Year
  • 20 All-Americans
  • One Academic All-American
  • Three Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year Finalists (Justine Benner - 2015, Keisha Gordon - 2012, Katy Campbell - 2008)
  • One Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year Winner (Kristen Shielee - 2009)
  • One George Fox Pasero Team of the Year (2009)
  • One Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year Award (Scott Rueck - 2009 finalist)
 

Welcome Back

Relive the college gameday experience at Bruin FanFest on Saturday, Jan.  27! Alumni of George Fox are invited back to campus for the men's and women's basketball games against Linfield College to cheer on the next generation of Bruins, reminisce with old classmates, and create lasting memories with family and friends.

Share in the unmistakeable energy of college gameday once again, complete with pep band, mascot, cheerleaders, special activities for young Bruin fans, and a showdown between some of the top teams in the Northwest Conference. Plus, enjoy tasty treats from Ruby Jewel ice cream and a special gameday meal!

Share your Bruin pride 

Wear your favorite George Fox gameday attire to get into the game with free admission! Can't find your T-shirt of choice? Purchase an exclusive Bruin FanFest T-shirt for less than the price of admission at the door to get into the games for free. 

Bring the whole family

Show your children where you spent your college days with family-friendly activities! Children will enjoy a bounce house, blow-up games, a photobooth, face painting, and more. Bruin FanFest offers an exciting backdrop for creating lasting memories with your family.

Support the next generation

The women's game tips off at 4 p.m. and the men's game begins at 6 p.m. The Bruins will face Linfield College in a friendly crosstown rivalry game that may decide the top finishers in the Northwest Conference. 

Details:  

The fun begins at 3:30 p.m. and includes: 

  • FREE Ruby Jewel ice cream sandwhiches for the first 100 George Fox alumni through the doors
  • A Polaroid Photobooth (3:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • A bounce house and fun blow-up games for children of all ages (3:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • A caricature artist to capture hand-drawn memories from the evening (3:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • Face painting and poster making to show your Bruin pride (3:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • Exclusive Bruin FanFest T-shirt for sale
  • And more!
Questions?
Email alumni@georgefox.edu or call alumni communications at 503-554-2134.