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Goodbye Coach McKinney

by Alumni Posts February 24, 2011

This past week it was announced that the men’s basketball coach, Lee McKinney, is stepping down from his position. McKinney, who has become a fixture in the athletic program here at Fontbonne, has coached for the Griffins since 1988. The annual “Late Night with Lee McKinney” has been a great kickoff to the basketball season [...]

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Ladies and Gentlemen…

by Alumni Posts February 23, 2011

For my first blog entry, I decided to talk about an activity around campus. What better than the last games of the ladies’ and men’s basketball season and the dance crews that went with them. The women’s game came down to an amazing near buzzer-beater to beat one of the best teams in the SLIAC [...]

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Border War

by Alumni Posts November 19, 2010

As you may or may not know, we are right across the street from Wash. U. We also have a bit of a rivalry. A few nights ago the women’s B-Ball team crossed the street and did battle with the Bears. A group of Fontbonne students, me included, decided to walk over and help cheer [...]

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So Much Going On!

by Alumni Posts November 16, 2010

This past week has been a whirlwind. Last Saturday was Dance Marathon! We raised $166,807.65 for the Children’s Miracle Network! It was an awesome experience and totally worth the weak knees after 12 hours of dancing. It was an extra treat for Fontbonne because we won the most spirited award for the whole event! I [...]

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Mary Alice- Late Night Is For School Spirit

by fontbonneuniversity February 10, 2009

My favorite campus event so far this year has been Late Night with Lee McKinney.Both men and women’s varsity basketball teams play a group of alumni.  Going to Late Night is a lot of fun because everyone comes out to show their school spirit.  Everyone who attends receives a free t-shirt, which makes the event [...]

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