Student Life and Leadership

Club Sports
The club sports program offers a unique blend of team and individual sports; some are organized for competitions while others are more instructional in nature. Contact information for each club is listed below.

Bass Fishing Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:

Our goals of this organization are to provide a fun and learning experience for our club members through fishing. We hope to give life lessons and experiences to our members that are useful after college, and that cannot be obtained in the classroom. 

Membership Requirements and Obligations:

There are no membership fees for the club. Anyone may join this club as long as they are a full time student at IPFW. Undercertain circumstances, a member may be expelled by a 2/3 vote from the committee and approved by the academic advisor.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year: 

Club tournaments, FLW tournaments, charity events, Fort Wayne Boat Show

Primary Contact:  

Parker Watts pwatts94@gmail.com (260) 414-9288

Advisor Contact:  

Kevin Stoller stollerk@ipfw.edu (260) 481-5289

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IPFW Hockey Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:
To develop college students into successful student-athletes. Compete in the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Division 3 program. Enhance the social welfare of the players, student volunteers, and student fans. Give college students an opportunity to be a member of a team while pursuing their degree.

Membership Requirements and Obligations: 
All players must be chosen through an open tryout. Graduate student players must be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours and undergraduate students must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours (except in the student's final semester before graduation). All players must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA. 

Events and Activities:
Tryouts, practices, fundraising, games against other ACHA college teams, and consideration for the regional playoff tournament.

Primary Contact: 

Derek Moss dmosshockey9@yahoo.com (260) 760-3921

Advisor Contact:

Michelle Druin drounm@ipfw.edu (260) 481-6398

Organization Information:
E-mail: IPFWhockey@gmail.com
Web site: www.ipfwhockey.com

 

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Run Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:

To meet every week and help build a running community on campus.

Membership Requirements and Obligations:

Members must attend one meeting a year, if the member fails to do so, they will be on probation until the next term and will be removed if they still do not attend.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year:

Will try and have a minimum of 4 events.

Primary Contact:

Nicole Dailey dailnd01@students.ipfw.edu  (765) 228-3741

Advisor Contact: 

Matthew Parker parkermc@ipfw.edu  (260)-481-6343   

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Rugby Club 

Purpose and Goals of Organization: 
The IPFW Rugby Club is committed to grow the sport, develop its players, and proudly represent the campus and the community.

Membership Requirements and Obligations: 
We will accomplish our mission by demonstrating the values and principles upon which the game of rugby was founded and developing members to reach their full potential as players, students, and young adults. 

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year:
Games in March, April, and May.

Primary Contact: 

Mitch Olney olnemj01@students.ipfw.edu (260) 449-5737

Advisor Contact:

Kevin Rudolphi rudolphk@ipfw.edu (260) 481-5439  

Organizational Information: IPFWRugby@gmail.com

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Soccer Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:

Promote the game of Soccer through playing both competitive and non-competitive games. Promote the game of Soccer as the world's game. Meet other students with a common interest in Soccer.

Membership Requirements and Obligations:

51% of total membership must be currently enrolled at IPFW.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year: 

Pickup games, outdoor league, indoor league

Primary Contact:  

Kent Henley henlka01@students.ipfw.edu 260-227-0642

Advisor Contact:  

Eric Tippman tippmane@ipfw.edu (260) 481-6022

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Solids or Stripes

Purpose and Goals of Organization:

Create a fun and safe environment where people can come together. Help people excel at pool. Help develop networking skills.

Membership Requirements and Obligations:

Membership will be revoked after 3 consecutive, unexcused absences. No membership fees. GPA (cumulative) cannot go below 2.0

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year: 

Local pool tournament once per month.

Primary Contact:  

Krista Baker kristab1997@gmail.com (317) 371-3403

Advisor Contact:  

David Stineburg stinda01@ipfw.edu (260) 481-6047

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Tennis Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:

To foster physical health on campus as a result of an organized physical activity. To improve mental health by offering social activities both on and off the court. To be able to compete and represent IPFW in competitions and spread the enjoyment of tennis.

Membership Requirements and Obligations:

I. Non-voting membership may be held by all enrolled and involved at IPFW. Voting (hold office in organization) must have to be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours.

II. In case of traveling to a team competition, $20 must be given for travel expenses (reimbursing will be given it complete money isn't used).

III. Every participant must have their own equipment, small knowledge of sport, and must also pay dues of $30 to the club. 

IV. Must follow the constitution.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year: 

Invitational Tennis matches

Primary Contact:  

Ron Clark clark@ipfw.edu (260) 481-6617

 

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Urban Gaming Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization: 
The purpose of the organization is to promote a friendly and safe place to play in foam blased based games such as humans versus zombies and promote teamwork and cooperation with their fellow students.

Membership Requirements and Obligations: 
Membership is open to all students as long as they have a waiver signed and on file for the organization and turned in to the Student Life and Leadership Office.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year: 
Humans vs. Zombies.

Primary Contact: 

Daniel England engldt01@students.ipfw.edu (317) 292-8260 

Advisor Contact:

Audrey Ushenko ushenkoa@ipfw.edu (260) 481-6639

 

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Wrestling Club

Purpose and Goals of Organization:
To allow IPFW wrestlers to compete regionally and nationally in the sport of wrestling.

Membership Requirements And Obligations:
Students of IPFW.

Activities and Events Planned for Current Year:
Practices, meets, tournaments.

Primary Contact: 
Evan Argueta argue01@students.ipfw.edu (260) 242-4640

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