Bowling for Scholarships Brings Alumni and Community Together

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Members of RCI Insurance team show off their first place trophies for earning highest overall score during the inaugural Bowling for Scholarships fundraiser held by the RSU Alumni Association.

Rogers State University alumni, faculty and staff recently joined members of the community for some friendly competition during the inaugural Bowling for Scholarships event.

Bowling for Scholarships, a fundraising event for the RSU Alumni Association, was held on Aug. 11 at The Lanes at Coffee Creek Bowling Center in Owasso. An estimated 80 people attended the event.

Each team of five people received two rounds of bowling, an event t-shirt and dinner. The team for RCI Insurance earned first place trophies for the highest overall score, and the RSU Athletics team earned a Golden Pin for being the highest scoring department.

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RSU Athletics along with the RSU Alumni Board President Kyle Beggs pose with the Bowling for Scholarships Golden Pin, which was given to the department with the highest score. Team members include (from left to right): Logan Froese, Bobby Cope, Skyler Ellis, Nick Stowers, Kyle Beggs and Scott Slarks.

Presenting sponsors of the event included RCI Insurance, Community Home Health, Grand Bank and Beggs Properties.

Several university departments competed in the event, including Athletics, Academic Affairs, the President’s Office, Enrollment Management, RSU Pryor Campus and the RSU Foundation.

All proceeds from the event will provide scholarships for deserving RSU students.

For more information about the RSU Alumni Association, contact Katelyn Tittle at (918) 343-6816 or visit