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Mr. Josh Shay
Phone: (620) 235-4859 Fax: (620) 235-4862
The 97,000-square-foot facility is home to two PSU academic departments - the Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation and the Department of Military Science - as well as the 772nd Engineer Company and Detachment 1 and 226th Engineer Company, both units of the Kansas National Guard's 891st Engineer Battalion. The building also houses the student fitness center featuring multipurpose basketball courts, a cardio/fitness center, an aerobics dance studio, fitness labs, locker rooms and classrooms. (SRC Web Page)
The forty foot rappel tower, an $80,000 gift to the university by a group of donors including the Ivan Crossland, Sr. family. Dedicated as the Ivan Crossland, Sr., Rappel Tower, the structure will help ROTC students as they train their bodies and minds for their impending careers in the military.
The Robert W. Plaster Center at Pittsburg State University is a state-of-the-art facility that will host a variety of university and community events. The $13 million, 154,000-square-foot facility, includes a 100-yard turf field, an 11,000-square-foot modern strength facility, a 300-meter track and seating for up to 1,500. It also includes locker rooms for men’s and women’s track & field and football, offices and meeting rooms. (Plaster Center | Center Hours)
Pittsburg State University plays its home football games at Brandenburg Field/Carnie Smith Stadium, widely recognized as one of the finest venues in NCAA Division II. Affectionately referred to as both “The Pitt” and “The Jungle” by Gorilla players and fans, Brandenburg Field/Carnie Smith Stadium provides one of the strongest home field advantages in college football.
Recreational facilities include the Weede Gymnasium, equipped with basketball and racquetball courts, indoor track and swimming pool.
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