Employee Field Day


  Highlights from the day:

  • Over 125+ competitors and spectators
  • 9 teams competed in the team competitions
  • 35 individual game winners in the events of hula hooping, egg and spoon race, ball toss, musical “chairs,” cookie face, and junk in the trunk!
  • Multiple food donations brought in for our Moss Street Partnership School! 

Push Up Competition Champion:
Denzel Washington – Student Health Services – with 50 push-ups!
Burpee Competition Champion: 
Denzel Washington – Student Health Services – 2 time winner with 35 burpees!
Plank Competition Champion: 
Lizzie Durning – Undergraduate Admissions – with a 6 minute and 7 second plank hold!

Obstacle Course Relay Champions
Team: A-TAB! from Housing and Residence Life
Trevis Belle
Briana Welsh
Aaron Kidd
Amy Timmerman

Chicken in the Hen House Champions
Team: Smooth Snalin’ from University Registrar’s Office
Raina Barnett
Darrell Kicker
Bri Souza
Chris Ferguson

Tic Tac Toe Champions
Team: The Veterans from Undergraduate Admissions
Tatiana MacAneney
Jason Fleck
Melissa Garrison
Tina Morrison

Special thanks to our special guest, UNCG’s mascot, Spiro, aka Emily Britt (HHS Advancement) for getting everyone in the Spartan Spirit and for all the many photo ops! 

We would also like to thank the following sponsors and partners:

  • UNCG Employee Field Day Committee Members (Scarlett Ruppert – Chair, Adam Horton, Connie Uselman, Rob Owens,  Emily Britt, Aaron Terranova, Catie Payne, J. Chastain, Steve Fordahl, Stephen Hale, Jennifer Boggs, Allysa Robinson)
  • UNCG Staff Senate: sponsor of snacks AND the food drive for Moss Street Partnership School 
  • Volunteers: (Scarlett Ruppert, Adam Horton, Emily Britt, J. Chastain, Sean MacInnes, Mohammed Jibriel, Kimberly Mozingo, Barbara Halbert, Kate Humphries, Rob Owens, Sean Farrell, Jennifer Boggs)
  • Kaplan Center for Wellness -equipment
  • UNCG Facility Services – electrical and waste management
  • UNCG Athletics – Spiro
  • University Communications – photography

We hope you will join us next year! 

Photos from event

University Communications photos are in MerlinOne, https://uncg.merlinone.net/  search for PIC30997

Personal photos taken can be added or viewed in the gallery below. Thank you for sharing with us!

2022 Employee Field Day Google Album