(October 13, 2011)

Contact: Dena Pruett, Centenary Marketing & Communication, 318.869.5715

Admission Office Hosts Athletic Day

SHREVEPORT, LA — The Admission Office and the Athletic Department of Centenary College will host prospective students with an interest in athletics for Athletic Day on Saturday, October 15.

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Prospective students will learn about Centenary through a variety of activities:

Schedule of Events

  • 9:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

  • 9:30 a.m. Welcome with the Director of Admission and the Director of Athletics

  • 10:00 a.m. Interactive Tour

  • Noon Lunch

  • 12:45 p.m. Admission Wrap-Up

  • 1:00 p.m. Breakout session with Coaches

  • 2:00 p.m. Centenary College Ladies Volleyball hosts Mary Hardin Baylor for Senior Day

With over 230 student athletes, Centenary's athletic program provides opportunities in men and women's basketball; men and women's soccer; men and women's swimming; men and women's tennis; men and women's golf; men and women's cross country; baseball; softball; women's gymnastics and women's volleyball.

Centenary strives to provide a personalized education enabling students to grow into who they want to be. See why Centenary is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education and one of the "Best Southeastern Colleges" according to the Princeton Review. RSVP now! To find out more about Centenary College, contact the Admission Office at 800.234.4448 or 318.869.5131.

About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and has been recognized as "One of the Best 371 Colleges" by the Princeton Review and one of "America's Best Colleges" and one of "America's Best Private Colleges" by Forbes.com. In 2008 Centenary College celebrated 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.