Cy, Herky compete at mascot ski event
The athletics mascots for the University of Iowa and Iowa State University took part in a mascot competition over the weekend at a ski resort in Colorado.
UI's Herky and ISU's Cy were signed up for such events as snow bowling, charades, tug-of-war, a bike slalom and a dance off, organizers said. The Mascot Stampede put on by Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. in Steamboat Springs, Colo., brought together 20 university mascots. Wolfie Jr. of the University of Nevada was the winner.