Sports Information

2016-17 Sports Information Questionnaire

2016-17 Detailed Sports Information Questionnaire 

The Westminster College sports information staff will be in attendance at all Westminster home athletic events and select away events to assist media members and visiting sports information directors in their coverage of Westminster College athletics.

SPORTS INFORMATION MAILING ADDRESS
Westminster College
Attn: Sports Information
501 Westminster Ave.
Fulton, MO 65251 

SPORTS INFORMATION PHONE
(573) 592-5125

SPORTS INFORMATION FAX
(573) 592-5366

SPORTS INFORMATION EMAIL
sid@westminster-mo.edu

STATISTICS
Westminster College, the SLIAC and the UMAC use StatCrew scoring software for all contests.  The sports information staff will provide statistics to coaching staffs and media members during halftime and following the contest.  Visiting sports information directors will receive an electronic copy of the StatCrew game file immediately after the game. The general public is encouraged to visit wcbluejays.com shortly after the conclusion of the contest for final statistics.

Live statistics and video are available for free for selected home men's and women's basketball, football and volleyball games. The link is correspondent to the specific game and can be found under the sport's schedule. 

PHOTOS
The Westminster sports information staff takes pictures at all home events and select away events. The pictures are used for stories, features, etc. If fans have pictures that they would like to share, they are encouraged to contact the sports information director through email at sid@westminster-mo.edu or through phone at (573) 592-5125. 

If you would like to take pictures during football games, you MUST have a pass from the sports information department. If you do not have the sports information pass, you must remain behind the ropes.


SOCIAL MEDIA
Westminster athletics can be found on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Fans can receive instant updates by following the Twitter account at Twitter.com/WC_BlueJays. Student-athletes and fans are encouraged to join in the conversation and use "#BlueJayNation" or "#WCBlueJays" when discussing Westminster athletics. 

In addition to Twitter, Westminster athletics fans can keep tabs on the Blue Jays on Facebook. To access the page, visit Facebook.com/WestminsterAthletics. This page includes links to news stories, game results and photos. Visit the page and "Like" us to have Blue Jay news on your personal news feed. 

Lastly, follow the Blue Jays through pictures on our Instagram account at instagram.com/wc_bluejays

POST-GAME INTERVIEWS
Media members seeking post-game interviews with coaches or student-athletes should notify the sports information staff prior to the conclusion of the contest. 

FEATURE STORIES
When preparing feature stories on Westminster College coaches or student-athletes, please contact the sports information staff at (573) 592-5125 to arrange an interview time and location.  Neither coaches nor student-athletes should be directly contacted by the media. 

Westminster College student-athletes and coaches will not be made available to the media for interviews on the day of a game until the contest is complete.