Upcoming Church Day at Wingate University

Jennifer Gaskins (704) 233-8117
Director of Marketing and Communications

Wingate, NC – Wingate University will hold its annual Church Day on Saturday, Feb. 27 beginning at 12:30 p.m. with sign-in at Sanders-Sikes Gym. This popular event offers a day full of activities including attending the Wingate Bulldogs vs. Carson Newman Eagles basketball games.

The cost to participate is $12.50 per person, which includes lunch, game ticket and t-shirt. Reservations are due by Feb. 19. Late reservations are $17.50 per person. Contact Judy Rimmer at 704-233-8115 to make a reservation or for more information. Reservation forms are also available online at

Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a private four-year co-educational institution of 2,159 students offering active learning opportunities through personalized instruction, world travel, career discovery and community service.

Wingate offers more than 36 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, communication, education, fine arts, music and sport sciences. It also offers graduate degrees in business, physical education, physician assistant studies and sport administration. In addition, the school awards the doctor of pharmacy and the doctor of education degrees.

Bulldog student-athletes compete in 19 NCAA Division II sports. Wingate University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past three years.