posted September 29, 2012

2012 Pull is Won by Odd Year

The sophomore class (Class of 2015) has won the 115th Hope College Pull tug-of-war defeating the freshmen (Class of 2016). The Pull was ended after two hours, seven minutes with the Class of 2015 owning a rope advantage of 79 feet, 8 inches. The Class of 2015 also won The Pull as freshmen. In the storied history of The Pull, a class has won as both freshmen and sophomores just 20 times.

ENJOY EXCLUSIVE ODD YEAR PHOTO GALLERY
http://www.hope.edu/pr/gallery/12PullOdd.html

SEE EXCLUSIVE EVEN YEAR PHOTO GALLERY
http://www.hope.edu/pr/gallery/12PullEven.html

READ HOLLAND SENTINEL STORY
http://www.hollandsentinel.com/news/x264121733/Hope-College-host-its-annual-pull-between-freshmen-sophomores

READ GRAND RAPIDS PRESS STORY
http://www.mlive.com/smallcolleges/grandrapids/index.ssf/2012/09/dominating_pull_win_puts_class.html#incart_river