Incarnate Word Cardinals
|Incarnate Word Cardinals|
|University||University of the Incarnate Word|
|Athletic director||Mark Papich|
|Location||San Antonio, TX|
|Football stadium||Gayle and Tom Benson Stadium|
|Basketball arena||McDermott Center|
|Baseball stadium||Sullivan Field|
The Incarnate Word Cardinals are composed of 19 teams representing the University of the Incarnate Word in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, swimming & diving, tennis, and track and field. Men's sports include baseball and football. Women's sports include softball, synchronized swimming, and volleyball. The Cardinals compete in NCAA Division I and are members of the Southland Conference.
The University of the Incarnate Word sponsors teams in ten men's and ten women's NCAA sanctioned sports:
- † = Starting in 2014, men's soccer will compete in the Western Athletic Conference.
- UIW also sponsors varsity women's synchronized swimming which is sanctioned by USA Synchro, not by the NCAA.