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From the Archives: Intramurals

Intramurals is here and we are so excited!

In honor of this special event being just on the horizon, we wanted to reminisce on the history of this time-honored tradition.

Did you know?

  • The first Intramurals was pictured in the Class of 1959 yearbook. They played volleyball in the fall of 1958 and basketball in the spring of 1959. 
  • There was a time when there were multiple Intramurals competitions each year: volleyball, basketball, and even swimming!
  • Swimming Intramurals took place from 1974-1976.

Here is a retrospective of class themes over the past 30 years:


  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Frosh
  • Soph Like an Egyptian
  • Jingle Bell Juniors
  • Seniors—The Final Frontier


  • Mission Infroshable
  • SophWestern Bell
  • Juniors of Pooh Corner
  • Senior Smurfs


  • Green It On!
  • Soph Hop
  • Willy Wonka and the Junior Factory
  • Scooby Blue


  • Gilligreen’s Island
  • Sophomore Fever
  • Junior Mario
  • Senior Story


  • Froshie Tales
  • Soph Wars
  • The Incredibles
  • Senior Night Live


  • Freshmen Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Lion King
  • MarioKart 17
  • Sen16rs Strike Back

View photos of past Intramurals events.

And this year... 2021!

  • Seniors: Frozen
  • Juniors: Harry Potter
  • Sophomores: 202Bee Movie
  • Freshmen: Kermit the Frosh

**UA Alumnae: Since we are not able to have the Intramurals Cocktail Party this year, all alumnae are invited to cast their vote for their favorite student theme this year. Voting will end Thursday at midnight. The winner of the Alumnae Theme Award Friday at the finale and in next week’s Engage@UA. Cast your vote:**

Follow this year's Intramurals activities on social media beginning March 10, 2021 - Facebook (@ursulinedallas), Twitter (@ursulinedallas), and Instagram (@ursulinedallas)!

Watch via Livestream.


Wednesday, March 10, @ 2:10 p.m.

  • Seniors vs. Freshmen
  • Juniors vs. Sophomores

Thursday, March 11, @ 2:10 p.m.

  • Seniors vs. Sophomores
  • Juniors vs. Freshmen

Friday, March 12, @ 11:30 a.m. - FINALE DAY

  • Seniors vs. Juniors
  • Sophomores vs. Freshmen