Housed in the newly opened state-of-the-art Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center, the Campus Recreation Department keeps the SMC community in shape through many programs from fitness classes to club and intramural sports.

SMC Alum Receives Grant from the US Rugby Football Foundation

Saint Mary’s senior Kevin Swiryn has been awarded yet another honor for his outstanding 2007-2008 season. Kevin is the recipient of the 2008 High Performance Grant from the United States Rugby Football Foundation (USRFF).

The award entitles Kevin to participate in an intensive three-week High Performance rugby training and development course, which will cover all facets of development into an elite-level rugby player. Topics include important off-the-field skills such as nutrition and career planning, as well as position-specific study and rugby skills training. The course will be held at the International Rugby Academy of New Zealand in Wellington, from Sunday, May 18 through Friday, June 6.