The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department recently announced the 2007 ThunderPup Club winter sports clinic schedule


The ThunderPup Basketball Clinic will be held Saturday, January 13 from noon - 2 p.m. at Pueblo East High School gymnasium. The ThunderPup Cheerleading Clinic has been scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Colorado State Fair Events Center with half time performances to follow during the men’s and women’s basketball games at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The ThunderPup Dance Clinic has been scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 8 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Events Center with half time performances to follow during the men’s and women’s basketball games at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Colorado State Fair Events Center.

The ThunderPup Club, presented by Wendy’s, is open to all boys and girls in southern Colorado who are in the 8th grade and below. The cost to participate is a one-time fee of $5.00, which includes an official ThunderPup Club t-shirt, free admission to attend all remaining ThunderPup sports clinics throughout the year, and an official ThunderPup Membership Card (free admission to all CSU-Pueblo home games and discounts at all Pueblo Wendy’s locations).

The ThunderPup Club was begun in 2005 to create an environment of learning and sportsmanship for children in the southern Colorado community. The CSU-Pueblo athletic staff and coaches are dedicated and committed to providing a positive atmosphere about sports and academics. The two-hour clinics will teach children the fundamentals of each sport and the importance of academics, as well as provide the chance to meet the ThunderWolves student-athletes and coaches.

For more information regarding this program or other CSU-Pueblo athletic events, contact Niki Whitaker at (719) 549-2021 or email niki.whitaker@colostate-pueblo.edu.

As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 12 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics. 2007 CSU-Pueblo Commencement

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