Board of Directors


Jacob Bowes – President

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Senior– Civil Engineering

Hometown: Garner, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? 17-16 win over FSU in 2012

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? 91-83 BEATDOWN of UNC-CH in 2013

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? Being on the first or second row at basketball games and interacting with the coaches, players, and referees, all season long.

Favorite NC State athlete? Philip Rivers

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? The unmatched and unprecedented passion from the fan base no matter how good or bad the results are.

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Soccer

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year? UNC-CH

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? Florida State

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Duke/Syracuse/UNC-CH (all three are equally important and exciting)

Favorite NC State coach? Bobby Lutz

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? Clemson (I have always wanted to go to a Textile Bowl game in Death Valley).

Favorite NC State tradition? When the band goes to each corner of the PNC at the under 4:00 timeout in the 2nd half of every basketball game ending with the fight song. There is just something about thousands of NC State fans clapping in unison with their hands above their heads to the fight song.

Why did you choose to come to NC State? I have loved North Carolina State University since the day I was born. I grew up an NC State fan and I consider it a blessing to attend a school that gives you so much more than an education. p>

I chose NC State over: There was a reason I only applied to NC State.


Jim Williamson

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Senior – Forest Management

Hometown: Rock Ridge, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? 2012 Florida State Game

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? 2013 UNC Game

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? It’s hard to beat a good afternoon baseball game

Favorite NC State athlete? Derek Whittenburg

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? Awesome Fans and Atmosphere!

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Baseball

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year?UNC

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? Florida State

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Duke

Favorite NC State coach? Elliot Avent

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? Clemson

Favorite NC State tradition? Tailgating Before Football Games

Why did you choose to come to NC State? I grew up a Wolfpack fan and have had a lot of Family that have come here .

I chose NC State over: Pretty Much Everywhere


David Sutton

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Junior - Biochemistry

Hometown: Candler, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? Clemson vs State my senior year of high school.

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? Duke vs NC State when they were #1.

Favorite moment at a SWPC event?Ben Pluer calling out names in the morning.

Favorite NC State athlete? Russell Wilson

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? Every student loves to be at the events and make an amazing atmosphere.

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Volleyball

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year?UNC

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season?Florida State

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Syracuse

Favorite NC State coach? Mark Gottfried

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? Clemson

Favorite NC State tradition? Grabbing Cookout after every game.

Why did you choose to come to NC State? My grandfather, mother, and father went to State. I have always been a diehard fan. I guess the science program is good too, though.

I chose NC State over: Playing baseball at Brevard, Lenoir Rhyne, Mars Hill, or Lee University.


Jonathan Ritter

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Sophomore - Accounting

Hometown: High Point, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? Clemson in 2013. Even though we lost the atmosphere was incredible.

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? When TJ dropped 42 against Boston College.

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? Soccer team beat Pitt on a header in extra time.

Favorite NC State athlete? TJ Warren

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? The passion the fan base shows, no matter how the team is doing.

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Soccer

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year? UNC

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? FSU

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? UNC

Favorite NC State coach? Mark Gottfried

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? Clemson

Favorite NC State tradition? “Fast Fight” during the under 4 time out at basketball games.

Why did you choose to come to NC State? I have always loved NC State. I could not picture myself anywhere else.

I chose NC State over: South Carolina


Emily Raynor

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Junior– Human Biology

Hometown: Benson, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? In the fall of 2012 against Florida State

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? Beating Duke in 2013 and rushing the court

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? Being a part of the constant noise and taunting at the men’s soccer games

Favorite NC State athlete? Andrew Knizner

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? Win or lose, NC State has the most dedicated and passionate fans for both revenue and non-revenue sports!

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Baseball and Men’s Soccer

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year? UNC

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? The Hall of Fame Day game against Boston College

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Virginia

Favorite NC State coach? Wes Moore

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? UNC

Favorite NC State tradition? Locking arms and singing the alma mater, win or lose, after every game.

Why did you choose to come to NC State? I was born and raise a part of the Wolfpack and I knew this was the only place that I would be truly happy at!

I chose NC State over: I didn’t apply anywhere else.


Jacob Bowes

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Junior– Civil Engineering

Hometown: Garner, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? 17-16 win over FSU in 2012

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? 91-83 BEATDOWN of UNC-CH in 2013

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? Being on the first or second row at basketball games and interacting with the coaches, players, and referees, all season long.

Favorite NC State athlete? Philip Rivers

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? The unmatched and unprecedented passion from the fan base no matter how good or bad the results are.

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Soccer

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year? UNC-CH

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? Florida State

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Duke/Syracuse/UNC-CH (all three are equally important and exciting)

Favorite NC State coach? Bobby Lutz

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? Clemson (I have always wanted to go to a Textile Bowl game in Death Valley).

Favorite NC State tradition? When the band goes to each corner of the PNC at the under 4:00 timeout in the 2nd half of every basketball game ending with the fight song. There is just something about thousands of NC State fans clapping in unison with their hands above their heads to the fight song.

Why did you choose to come to NC State? I have loved North Carolina State University since the day I was born. I grew up an NC State fan and I consider it a blessing to attend a school that gives you so much more than an education. p>

I chose NC State over: There was a reason I only applied to NC State.


Jeffrey Pegram

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Junior - Sport Management

Hometown – Apex, NC

Most memorable football game you have been to as a student? Last year vs. Clemson, and even though we lost it was a fantastic atmosphere!

Most memorable basketball game you have been to as a student? Upsetting top ranked Duke at PNC!

Favorite moment at a SWPC event? Beating Carolina two years ago in a great Volleyball match!

Favorite NC State athlete? Former, Russell Wilson. Current, NC State Softball Team.

The thing you love most about NC State Athletics? Our one-of-a-kind student sections and the atmosphere we can create at the biggest games during the season.

Favorite non-revenue sport to watch? Softball or Volleyball

ACC team you look forward to playing most every year? There’s an obvious answer, but I think that’s giving them too much of a compliment, so I’ll say Florida State.

Football game you are looking forward to the most this season? Homecoming vs. Georgia Tech

Basketball game you are looking forward to the most this season? Duke and Carolina in Raleigh!

Favorite NC State coach? Shawn Rychcik, Softball

If you could go to any away football game this season, which one would you choose? I went away to Clemson my freshman year, but this would be last opportunity to see the State-Carolina game in Chapel Hill, so I would like to see us beat them at Keenan Stadium!

Favorite NC State Tradition? Tailgating at the Fairgrounds!

Why did you choose to come to NC State? My dad graduated from NC State and he was privileged enough to watch arguably the best player in State basketball history, David Thompson. With that experience, he instilled Wolfpack Nation into my blood and it’s always been a dream of mine to come to NC State!

I chose NC State over: UNC Charlotte and of course, Carolina.