Wichita State Shockers Logo

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To understand the Wichita State Shockers logo (which is utterly unique, by the way), one needs to know the story of the nickname.

Meaning and history

Wichita State Shockers Logo historyThe word “shocker” means a person who harvests wheat (the verb “shocked” is used with the same meaning as “harvest”). Back in the beginning of the 20th century, many players “shocked” wheat to earn money during the summer holidays. So, a football manager invented this nickname in 1904 to refer to this activity.

1948 – 1959

Wichita State Shockers Logo 1948

1959 – 1964

Wichita State Shockers Logo 1959

1964 – 1998

Wichita State Shockers Logo-1964The “shocker” has been depicted in a variety of ways. In 1972-1991, for instance, he was featured in full height.

1998 – 2006

Wichita State Shockers Logo 1998

2006 – 2011

Wichita State Shockers Logo 2006

2011 – Today

Wichita State Shockers Logo
The Wichita State Shockers logo was refined and strengthened in 2011. The concept and color palette of the logo remained unchanged, but the contours were cleaned and outlines — emboldened. All the elements of the logo were refreshed and drawn in a more modern way, reflecting the progressive mood and professionalism of the club. Less small details and more character, this is what the redesign of 2010 was about.

What are Wichita State Shockers?
Wichita State Shockers is the name of the athletic team from the Wichita State University, which is situated in Kansas, USA. The clubs represent six main men’s sports divisions, and seven — women’s.

Wichita State Shockers Colors

WICHITA STATE YELLOW
PANTONE: PMS 116 C
HEX COLOR: #FFCD00;
RGB: (255, 205, 0)
CMYK: (0, 16, 100, 0)

WICHITA STATE BLACK
PANTONE: PMS BLACK 6 C
HEX COLOR: #000000;
RGB: (0,0,0)
CMYK: (0,0,0,100)

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