Bear Downs Races Through Baylor Campus

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    The Kappa Kappa Gamma team sends off another rider.
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    The early leaders in the Bear Downs Men's Division pass their unofficial time keepers.
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    Fans came out to support their favorite teams.
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    The NoZe Brothers resort to carrying their four-man bike.
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    Student Foundation members announce the winner of another raffle. The prize is a used Hammer...
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    Brent Masters and other Student Foundation members before the race.
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    Bethany Anderson meets Meridith Strader's dog, Laila, at Bear Downs.
April 19, 2002

by Clifford Cheney

Thirteen teams raced through the heart of the Baylor University campus April 18 during the 31st annual Bear Downs bicycle race, sponsored by Student Foundation.

Teams, consisting of four riders each, competed in a 30-mile relay around a one-mile loop of campus. Winners of the men's and women's divisions were:

Men's Division

First -- "Sociopath"

Second -- Kappa Sigma

Third -- "Naughty Little Monkeys"

Fourth -- "The Blue Team"

Women' s Division

First -- Zeta Tau Alpha

Second -- Pi Beta Phi

Third -- Tri Delta

Fourth -- Kappa Kappa Gamma

This year's Bear Downs was followed by a free concert by Seattle-based Wideawake on Fountain Mall.

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