West Chester Golden Rams

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West Chester Golden Rams
Logo
University West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Conferences PSAC
NCAA Division II
Athletic director Dr. Edward M. Matejkovic
Location West Chester, PA
Varsity teams 23
Football stadium John A. Farrell Stadium
Basketball arena Hollinger Field House
Baseball stadium Serpico Stadium
Nickname Golden Rams
Fight song The RAM Fight Song
Colors
     Purple       Gold
Homepage WCU Athletics Website

The West Chester Golden Rams represent West Chester University of Pennsylvania in intercollegiate sports in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) in NCAA's Division II.

The University currently fields 23 varsity Division II men's and women's teams.

Facilities[edit]

  • John A. Farrell Stadium (Football/Outdoor Track & Field)
  • Hollinger Field House (Men’s & Women’s Basketball/Volleyball/Men’s & Women’s Indoor Track & Field/Men’s & Women’s Diving)
  • Serpico Stadium (Baseball)

Varsity athletic teams[edit]

Men's[edit]

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross-Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Swimming & Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field

Women's[edit]

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross-Country
  • Field Hockey
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming & Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball

Notable athletes[edit]

  • Geno Auriemma (B.A. 1981) - University of Connecticut head women's basketball coach[9]
  • Timothy Ferkler -(B.A. 1986) Quarterback of 1984 National Championship team
  • John Edelman - Former MLB pitcher
  • Cathy Rush (B.S. 1968, M.Ed. 1972) - Former Immaculata University head women's basketball coach
  • Joe Senser (1979) - Former NFL tight end, Minnesota Vikings
  • Ralph Tamm (B.S. 1988) - Former NFL offensive guard
  • Marian Washington (1970) - Former University of Kansas head women's basketball coach
  • Lee Woodall (1993) - Former NFL linebacker, San Francisco 49ers
  • Jerry Yeagley (1961) - Coached Indiana University to 5 NCAA Soccer Championships
  • Pat Kelly - Major League Baseball Player - Second Baseman for the New York Yankees
  • Mike Washington – 2008 Philadelphia Sports Writers Association "Outstanding Amateur Athlete"
  • Don Williams (1963) - Center forward on the 1961 National Championship soccer team, three-time All-American

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