We've got game.
Whether you're looking to make your mark on the field – or head up the cheering section – you can't help but catch the Southern spirit through our top-notch athletic programs. With a full roster of NCAA Division II athletics, plus a wide selection of club sports and intramurals, Southern students take their sports seriously – and have serious fun doing it.
The Southern Owls are something to cheer about – consistently ranking among the top Division II programs in the NCAA. With an impressive 80 individual National Championships, 10 Team Championships, and more than 1,200 All-Americans in our history, it's not a surprise that Southern ranks among the best in the nation.
With 19 intercollegiate programs (eight men, 11 women), the Southern Owls are full-fledged members of the Northeast-10 Conference. The gymnastics program has a conference affiliation with the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference.
And Southern athletes get around. From high profile regional and national competitions, to the Olympics, the Super Bowl, and the Pan American Games, current student-athletes and athletic alumni carry the Southern name on the region's – and the world's – biggest stages.
Southern teams play exciting schedules in addition to rigorous league competition, taking on teams from schools including Yale, Brown, Dartmouth, University of Maryland, Rutgers, the University of Rhode Island and Marist College.
Southern is also proud to offer scholarships to deserving student-athletes.
Get the all the info on Owls' athletics, including current statistics, outlooks, schedules, and scores, at SouthernCTowls.com.
Download a booklet about the athletics program at Southern by clicking on the cover at left.
A competitive, recreational program designed to be an athletic alternative bridging the gap between intramural and intercollegiate programs. Club Sports are open to all full-time undergraduate students. With a wide selection, including Cheerleading, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse Club, Steppin Up Drill Team, Ultimate Frisbee, and Volleyball Club, to name a few. Click to visit the Office of Campus Recreation.
The Intramural Sports program offers competition and fun, providing an arena in which participants can compete against one another in a safe, friendly environment. The goal? A sport for everyone and everyone in a sport! Recent teams include Outdoor Soccer, Floor Hockey, Volleyball, Recreational 5 on 5 Basketball, and more. Click to visit the Office of Campus Recreation.