PC’s 2012-2013 Scotsman Martin Pruitt explains,
The Blue Hose is more than just a Scottish warrior. He is a Scotsman.
This means that he is a Scottish Warrior Poet, courtly enough to dine with nobles, charming enough to turn the head of any lady, and fierce enough to turn the tail of any Englishman.
2014-2015 Scotsman Application – Due on Monday, April 21st by 5pm
The Scotsman serves as the “face of the College,” and is responsible for encouraging and promoting Blue Pride everyday both on and off-campus. The Scotsman is a proud Blue Hose.
Criteria for the Scotsman include:
- must be an undergraduate student in good standing at Presbyterian College
- must have a 2.0 or above cumulative grade point average at the time of submitting the application and must maintain a 2.0 or above grade point average to continue in the position
- must be willing to participate in all pre-game and game day activities for every home football game as well as other events per request
- must be physically fit enough to run in front of the football team for 90 yards and climb a large boulder while wielding a sword
- must learn to wrap and wear the official Presbyterian College tartan as well as how to paint your face (this will be the uniform for the Scotsman; uniform and supplies related to all appearances will be provided)
- must assist in developing Presbyterian College traditions surrounding the Scotsman
- must maintain a positive sense of Blue Pride at all times
- $75/ home football game day participation
- $35 for other appearances (with prior approval through Campus Life or Athletics)
- Uniform and supplies related to appearances will be provided
For more information, please contact Ms. Harriett-Graham Courtney at 864.833.8554 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.