The most popular intramural sport at BU—with over 80 teams and one thousand students enrolled per [...]season—is one that most people have never even heard of. Welcome to broomball.
For the uninitiated, broomball is similar to hockey in many ways, but players take to the ice in sneakers, not skates, and it’s a game that celebrates balance and strategy over pure athletic ability. The sport’s other defining hallmark is that it’s played with co-ed squads.
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