Sororities set to participate in annual Tugs tournament


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Delta Chi cheers on the women of Delta Gamma in Women’s Tugs in 2021.

By Jermel Williams, Sports Reporter

DeKALB – Panhellenic Council Tugs will be hosting its tug-of-war tournament on Wednesday and Saturday at 1201 N. Stadium Drive. This will continue the annual sororities tournament between Alpha Phi, Alpha Sigma Alpha and Sigma Sigma Sigma competing in a three-day tournament.

The first matchup will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, where Alpha Phi will compete against Alpha Sigma Alpha. The winner of that matchup will move on to the second round of the bracket to face Sigma Sigma Sigma at 2 p.m. on Saturday.

Tickets are available for purchase now on the NIU Panhellenic Facebook page. Ticket prices vary by each date, with the first day’s tickets being $10 and Saturday’s tickets at $15. A two-day pass will be available to purchase for $20.

All the proceeds from the tournament will be donated to Circle Of Sisterhood.