Gray Wolves

The Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center serves as home court for the Gray Wolves basketball and volleyball teams.

The Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center, located on the Mid-Campus Complex, is available for use during posted hours. The recreation center’s competition court has a wood playing surface lined for basketball and volleyball. The aerobics room, cardio room, and fitness center include a wide variety of exercise equipment free to all students, faculty, and staff. The building also has public locker rooms with full shower and dressing room facilities. Lourdes athletics coaches also call the center home.

6737 Convent Blvd.,
Sylvania, OH 43560

Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center

Athletic Components

  • Indoor competition-level basketball and volleyball courts
  • Home and visiting locker rooms
  • Training room
  • Gray Wolves suite
  • Ticket office and concession area
  • Spirit and donor walls


Fitness Components

  • Cardiovascular room
  • Yoga room
  • Free weight room
  • 2-story atrium with mezzanine level
  • Aerobics and spinning rooms
  • Fitness locker rooms
  • Classrooms


  • Monday – Friday: 6 am to 11 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Noon- 10 pm

Make sure to bring your student ID.

Gubi’s Snack Shack


Russell J. Ebeid

The Lourdes University community is grateful to our friend, the late Russell J. Ebeid, who made the recreation center a reality.

A well-known world business leader and adamant supporter of higher education, Russell J. Ebeid assisted at Lourdes University through his support of the Student Center in Delp Hall and the academic hall named in his honor. Over the past four decades, Mr. Ebeid lent his expertise and support to benefit countless causes. As Retired President of Guardian Glass Group, he aided the company in becoming a global powerhouse in the glass industry.