Pepperdine’s New Fitness Center was projected to open in Summer 2022, due to construction delays. The fitness center will open Friday April 22, with a grand opening in the fall 2022 semester.
Pepperdine’s fitness scene has faced changes with the announcement of a Wellness fee and a new Fitness center projected to be finished in Summer 2022. Pepperdine students consider what these changes mean for them, and the importance of working out in college.
Men’s Volleyball swept George Mason on March 11 following their loss at McKendree. The Waves’ success was the result of a much different starting lineup.
During a hard-fought game against No.1 Gonzaga, Pepperdine’s Men’s Basketball Team fell behind and could not bridge the gap against the hotshot opponents, Feb. 16. The Waves hope to turn things around versus Portland on Feb. 19.
Pepperdine Women’s Basketball (6-9) came out with a 70-65 overtime win against Saint Mary’s (9-10) on Jan. 31, in Malibu. Redshirt junior forward Becky Obinma scored a career-high 19 points.
The University projected the new temporary fitness center to be completed at the end of 2021. Rain, COVID-19 and subsurface issues all contributed to a longer delay, and the exact completion date is not known.
The Waves played a hard-fought game against UC Santa Barbra and came up just short losing the 5th set 7-15. The two teams will play again Feb.4
Men’s Basketball lost their sixth game two days after their thriller overtime loss to LMU. The team has another chance versus San Diego on Jan. 27.