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Why Is Kennesaw State Called The Owls?


Kennesaw State Owls FCS Football
Kennesaw State Owls FCS Football

Why Is Kennesaw State Called The Owls?

Kennesaw State’s new live mascot made its debut Saturday and has a familiar name: Sturgis. The owl is named after the university’s first president, Horace Sturgis, who led Kennesaw State from 1965-80. Sturgis was selected from almost 700 names that were submitted in a contest run by the university.

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