IRVINE (CBSLA.com) — For UC Irvine students, dodgeball is more than that “Ben Stiller movie” or a grade school self-esteem killer.
It’s a Guinness World Record.READ MORE: Children's Hospital Los Angeles Awarded $8.3 Million Grant To Study Long COVID In Children, Young Adults
On Tuesday, students participated in the world’s biggest dodgeball game.
UCI recorded a whopping 6,084 dodgeball players, according to spokeswoman Laura Rico.READ MORE: Student Stabbed At Miguel Contreras Learning Complex In Westlake
With those numbers, the school officially took back the world record from the University of Alberta’s 4,979 players.
The attempt at the Guinness World Record was part of Welcome Week for incoming freshman and transfer students.MORE NEWS: Manhattan Beach School Employee, Kevin Bandel, Arrested On Child Pornography Allegation
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