Recreation Center

Rec Sports

Summer 2021 Schedule

Tennis or Pickleball Lessons

Open to UTHealth Students and Current Rec Center Members

Learn the fundamental skills of tennis or pickleball!

Focus may include:

  • Basic strokes
  • Strategy
  • Rules
  • Scoring
  • Etiquette
  • Practice drills
  • Singles and Doubles Play + more
  • Beginner or Intermediate
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Private or Semi-Private Lesson

Learn more and register here!

An instructor will be in touch within 2 days.


Rec Sports Champions

Soccer League Co-Rec Division Champs
Soccer League - Spring 2020
Co-Rec Division Champs
Team: Renal Madrid - UT MMS
Captain: Matthew Barke
Soccer League Men's Division Champs
Soccer League - Spring 2020
Men's Division Champs
Team: Norwich City FC - BCM
Captain: Abdallah Amawi
Table Tennis Open Division Champ
Table Tennis Tournament - Spring 2020
Open Division Champ
Player: Shirong Cai - MDACC

All Remaining Spring 2020 Rec Sports Cancelled due to COVID-19

Rec Sports Champions

  • 2020
    Soccer League Co-Rec Division Champs
    Soccer League - Spring 2020
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Renal Madrid - UT MMS
    Captain: Matthew Barke
    Soccer League Men's Division Champs
    Soccer League - Spring 2020
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Norwich City FC - BCM
    Captain: Abdallah Amawi
    Table Tennis Open Division Champ
    Table Tennis Tournament - Spring 2020
    Open Division Champ
    Player: Shirong Cai - MDACC

    All Remaining Spring 2020 Rec Sports Cancelled due to COVID-19
  • 2019
    2019 Soccer League Co-Rec Division Champs
    Soccer League - Fall 2019
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: H-Town United FC - BCM
    Captain: Hannah Meyer
    2019 Soccer League Men's Divisiion Champs
    Soccer League - Fall 2019
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Stroke City FC - BCM
    Captain: Jason Xu
    2019 Sand Volleyball League Co-Rec Competitive Division Champs
    Sand Volleybally League - Fall 2019
    Co-Rec Competitive Division Champs
    Team: Beta Blockers - UT MMS
    Captain: Blake Berry
    2019 Sand Volleyball League Co-Rec Recreational Division Champs
    Sand Volleyball League - Fall 2019
    Co-Rec Recreational Division Champs
    Team: TBD - UTSD
    Captain: Alexandra Pham
    2019 Flag Football League Co-Rec Division Champs
    Flag Football League - Fall 2019
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - BCM
    Captain: Kevin Chap
    2019 Flag Football League Men's Division Champs
    Flag Football League - Fall 2019
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - BCM
    Captain: Kevin Chap

    Soccer League - Spring 2019
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: H-Town United - BCM
    Captain: Hannah Meyer



    Soccer League - Spring 2019
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Manchester United - BCM
    Captain: Abdallah Amawi



    Racquetball Tournament - Spring 2019
    Open Division Champ
    Player: Sid Venkataraman - UT MMS



    Softball League - Spring 2019
    Co-Rec Competitive Division Champs
    Team: Chicago Scrubs - UT MMS
    Captain: Andrew Bain



    Softball League - Spring 2019
    Co-Rec Recreational Division Champs
    Team: TIRR Softball Club - TIRR
    Captain: Erin Henry



    Sand Volleyball League - Spring 2019
    Co-Rec Competitive Division Champs
    Team: Beta Blockers - BCM
    Captain: Eric Power



    Sand Volleyball League - Spring 2019
    Co-Rec Competitive Division Champs
    Team: Spike All Accessory Nerves - BCM
    Captain: Arin Drtil



    Hoop Shoot Contest - Spring 2019

    Free Throw Champ Men's Division
    *Emmanuel Enwere 9 - MDACC
    Free Throw Champ Women's Division
    *Kayla Ober 5 - UTHealth

    3 Point Champ Men's Division
    *Ernest Trinh 5 - UT MMS
    Andrew Bain 5 - UT MMS

    Half Court Champ Men's Division
    *Andrew Bain 1 - UT MMS

    Overall Points Champs Men's Division
    Andrew Bain 27 - UT MMS
    Ernest Trinh 20 - UT MMS
    *Corey Jefferson 17 - UTHealth

    *Player can only win 1 category, so winner went to next highest score.


  • 2018

    Soccer League - Fall 2018
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Vive La France - BCM
    Captain: Hannah Meyer



    Soccer League - Fall 2018
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Cuspid Crew - UTSD
    Captain: Grant Marcantel



    Tennis Singles Flex League - Fall 2018

    Men's Division Champ
    Davor Zink - UT MMS
    Women's Division Champ
    Arielle Rogg - UTHealth Spouse



    Flag Football League - Fall 2018
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - BCM
    Captain: Kevin Chap



    Flag Football League - Fall 2018
    Men's Division Champ
    Team: Hawaiian Hurricanes - UT MMS
    Captain: Mark Knackstedt



    Racquetball Singles Tournament - Fall 2018
    Men's Division Champ
    Landon Owens - UT MMS


  • 2017

    Spring 2017


    Soccer League - Spring 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Dental Coed - UTSD
    Captain: Justin Odette



    Soccer League - Spring 2017
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Dental Men - UTSD
    Captain: Justin Odette



    Racquetball Tournament - Spring 2017
    Men's Division Champ
    Player: Brandon McCullough - UTSD



    Softball League - Spring 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: TIRR Softball Club - TIRR
    Captain: Erin Henry



    Softball League - Spring 2017
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Chicago Scrubs - UT MMS
    Captain: Andrew Bain



    Sand Volleyball League - Spring 2017
    Co-Rec Wednesday Division Champs
    Team: Beta Blockers - UTSD
    Captain: Amy Edwards



    Sand Volleyball League - Spring 2017
    Co-Rec Thursday Division Champs
    Team: Ace Spikers - TMC
    Captain: Qin Yong



    Hoop Shoot Contest - Spring 2017

    Free Throw Champ Men's Division
    Marshall Colin Myrick 9 - UTSD
    Free Throw Champ Women's Division
    Felyn Bangilan 2 - UTHealth

    3 Point Champ Men's Division
    *Surya Agrawal 5 - UTSPH
    Marshall Colin Myrick 5 - UTSD
    3 Point Champ Women's Division
    Taylor Confer 1 - UTHealth

    Half Court Champ Men's Division
    *Surya Agrawal 1 - UTSPH

    Youth Division Champ Boy's Division
    Gabriel Ortega-Tavares - UTHealth Child

    *Player can only win 1 category, so winner went to next highest score.


    Fall 2017


    Soccer League - Fall 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: MS4 Locos - UT MMS
    Captain: Elizabeth Haberl



    Soccer League - Fall 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Monday Night Futbol - BCM
    Captain: Travis Mitchell



    Softball Tournament - Fall 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Chicago Scrubs - UT MMS
    Captain: Andrew Bain



    Tennis Singles Flex League - Fall 2017
    Women's Division Champ
    Jen Chien - SBMI
    Men's Division Champ
    Mario Sandoval - UT MMS



    Flag Football League - Fall 2017
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - MDACC
    Captain: Kevin Chap



    Flag Football League - Fall 2017
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - MDACC
    Captain: Kevin Chap


  • 2016

    Spring 2016


    Soccer League - Spring 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Scoregasms - UT MMS
    Captain: John McNamara



    Soccer League - Spring 2016
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Soccer Nots - UTSD
    Captain: Justin Odette



    Table Tennis Tournament - Spring 2016
    Men's Division Champ
    Player: Jason Lai - BCM



    Tennis Singles Tournament - Spring 2016
    Women's Division Champ
    Player: Beatriz - HCC-Coleman



    Racquetball Tournament - Spring 2016
    Men's Division Champ
    Player: William Hou - UTHealth



    Softball League - Spring 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Big Swingin' Dental Students - UTSD
    Captain: Carson Henley



    Softball League - Spring 2016
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Big Swingin' Dental Students - UTSD
    Captain: Carson Henley



    Sand Volleyball League - Spring 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Hittin' That - BCM
    Captain: Eric Lay


    Fall 2016


    Soccer Tournament - Fall 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Fart Snacks - UTSD
    Captain: Justin Odette



    Soccer Tournament - Fall 2016
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Let's Get Messi - UT MMS
    Captain: Andrew Valenzuela



    Flag Football League - Fall 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Hipsters - MDACC
    Captain:Kevin Chap



    Flag Football League - Fall 2016
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: New + Improved - UT MMS
    Captain: RJ Turner



    Softball League - Fall 2016
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: TIRR Softball Club - TIRR
    Captain: Erin Henry



    Table Tennis Tournament - Fall 2016
    Men's Division Champs
    Player: Duong Tran - UTHealth Alum


  • 2015

    Spring 2015


    Soccer League - Spring 2015
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: FC Drillers - UTSD
    Captain: Afshan Miri



    Soccer League - Spring 2015
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Drillers - UTSD
    Captain: Afshan Miri



    Table Tennis Tournament - Spring 2015
    Men's Division Champ
    Player: Hamoon Bahrami - UTSD Spouse



    Softball League - Spring 2015
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: TIRR Softball Club - TIRR
    Captain: Erin Henry



    Softball League - Spring 2015
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Big Swingin Dental Students - UTSD
    Captain: Carson Henley



    Sand Volleyball - Spring 2015
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: The Defenders - MDACC
    Captain: Becket Hui



    Basketball Tournament - Spring 2015
    Men's Division Champs
    Team: Run'N'Gun - Methodist
    Captain: Kwame Cyrus


    Fall 2015


    Softball League - Fall 2015
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: TIRR Softball Club - TIRR
    Captain: Erin Henry



    Soccer Tournament - Fall 2015
    Co-Rec Division Champs
    Team: Drillers - UTSD
    Captain: Scott Smith



    Tennis Tournament - Fall 2015
    Women's Division Champ
    Player: Emith Gauthier - HCC-Coleman
    Men's Division Champ
    Player: James Gao - UTSD