Mountaineer Week

Student Competitions

Wednesday, October 5

Mountineer Week Beard Growing Competition – Shaving
Presented by Sheetz
Shaving! Yes, see WVU students shave their beards to see who can grow the best beard in 4 weeks! Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 winners. Prizes will consist of plaques and $100, $75, and $50 respectively. Students must have participating in the Shaving portion to be considered in the judging on Wednesday, Nov. 2.
Hosted by: Troy Clemons – WVU Mountaineer and Morgan Breeden, Miss West Virginia 2016
Time: Noon
Location: Commons Area, Mountainlair

Wednesday, October 19

Mountaineer Week Photo Contest Display
Presented by All-Pro Photography
Send us up to 3 pictures that best describe West Virginia to you! The top three winners will win $100, $75 and $50 respectively to be used at All-Pro Photography.
Deadline to apply: Wednesday, October 19. Send pictures to: mountaineerweek@mail.wvu.edu.
Location: All photos will be displayed thoughout Mountaineer Week on the First Floor Elevator Lobby, Mountainlair

Monday, October 31

PRT Cram
Grab your friends and see if you can break the record for cramming the PRT! Hint: the record is 97! This event is a part of the Mountaineer Week Challenge, therefore all teams participating in the Challenge are automatically registered. Any student interested in participating may do so. Just show up to the PRT car! Points will be awarded to Challenge teams who place in the top 3.
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: Outside, Front of Mountainlair

Tuesday, November 1

Mountaineer Week Challenge Games
Student teams will compete in a number of fun activities and obstacle courses. Teams do NOT have to be recognized student organizations. Students are encouraged to put their own teams together if they’d like to participate. Email: mountaineerweek@mail.wvu.edu.
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Mountainlair Plaza

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Proceeds benefit the Norma Mae Huggins’ Charity
Mountaineer Week Challenge teams participating in the tournament will also receive points based on the order they finish in the tourny.
Time: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Location: WVU Student Rec Center

Wednesday, November 2

Mountaineer Week Beard Growing Finals
_ Presented by Sheetz_
See what everyone’s beards look like after having 4 weeks to grow! Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 winners. Prizes will consist of plaques and $100, $75, and $50 respectively. Students must have participating in the Shaving portion on Wednesday, Oct. 5 to be judged.
Hosted by: Troy Clemons, WVU Mountaineer
Time: Noon
Location: Grand Staircase, Mountainlair

Mountaineer Week Scavenger Hunt
Each team will receive a photo packet featuring various that they must determine from the WVU Downtown campus. A prize package will be awarded to the first place team!
Time: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: Teams will meet in the Vandalia Lounge, Mountainlair and travel around the downtown campus

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Proceeds benefit the Norma Mae Huggins’ Charity
Mountaineer Week Challenge teams participating in the tournament will also receive points based on the order they finish in the tourny.
Time: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Location: WVU Student Rec Center

Thursday, November 3

King & Queen of the Mountain
Open to all WVU students. Do you like to run? See how quick you can run up North High Street. The fastest male & female will be crowned the King & Queen of the Mountain and receive their coonskin caps!
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Corner of Prospect Street and North High Street

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Proceeds benefit the Norma Mae Huggins’ Charity
Mountaineer Week Challenge teams participating in the tournament will also receive points based on the order they finish in the tourny.
Time: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Location: WVU Student Rec Center

Friday, November 4

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Championship Game
Proceeds benefit the Norma Mae Huggins’ Charity
Mountaineer Week Challenge teams participating in the tournament will also receive points based on the order they finish in the tourny.
Time: TBA
Location: WVU Student Rec Center

Saturday, November 5

$ Mountaineer Week Football Game vs. Kansas
Halftime activities include the naming of Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer, Most Loyal Alumni Mountaineer, Most Loyal West Virginian, Most Loyal Faculty Mountaineer and Most Loyal Staff Mountaineer!
Time: TBD, Milan Puskar Stadium

Sunday, November 6

Mountaineer Idol Final Competition
Presented by Coca-Cola and Mon Hills Records
The Top 3 contestants will sing 3 songs each.
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Mountainlair Ballrooms