August 31, 2013
NEWBERRY — The annual “Welcome Back” pep rally for Newberry College will be held at Setzler Field on Sept. 4.
The “Welcome Back” event, sponsored by the Newberry College Athletic Club, will begin at 5 p.m. with food service available for students, staff, faculty and the Newberry community. ARAMARK meal plans will apply for students, while meals for all others will be $6, payable in cash only.
The program will begin at 6 p.m., and will be hosted by Newberry College’s John Lesaine.
The pep rally will open with a routine by the Newberry College cheerleaders and the debut of the dance team — the Scarlet Poms.
Included in the scheduled festivities are introductions of the Newberry athletic teams, a blessing from Pastor Ernie Worman, a word from Newberry President Maurice Scherrens and a special presentation to a member of the Newberry wrestling program.
The event will include activities for the attendees, including inflatables and corn hole.