Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes

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Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes
Logo
University Kansas Wesleyan University
Association NAIA
Conference Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference
Athletic director Mike Hermann
Location Salina, Kansas
Football stadium Gene Bissell Field at the Graves Family Sports Complex[1]
Basketball arena Mabee Arena
Baseball stadium Dean Evans Stadium
Softball stadium Bill Burke Park
Soccer stadium Gene Bissell Field at the Graves Family Sports Complex[1]
Nickname Coyotes
Colors Purple and Gold[2]
         
Website www.kwucoyotes.com

The Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes are the athletic teams that represent Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kansas. They are part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), competing in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC).[3]

Sports[edit]

Athletics bus for the Coyotes at Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kansas
Men's Sports Women's Sports
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track & Field
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Dance
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track & Field
Volleyball
Stadium bleachers at the former Glen Martin Stadium at Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kansas.

Football[edit]

1893 KW Football Team

The Coyotes football program made its first appearance in 1893 with a record of four wins and one loss.[4] They would not field a team again until 1899 when the school played one game against Kansas State Agriculture College (now known as Kansas State University) and lost by a score of 17–5.[5] The program continued every year until 1904[6] when the program was suspended for one year. In all, the school did not field a team during the following years: 1894–1898, 1904, 1910–1913, 1918, and 1943–1945. As of completion of the 2009 season, the program has an all-time record of 379 wins, 377 losses, and 38 ties.[4]

Bowl games[edit]

Kansas Wesleyan played in American Charity Bowl on December 12, 2000 against rival Bethany. The team lost by a score of 20–3.[7]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b maintained Salina Media Group. "VIDEO: Video Tour of New KWU Stadium". 
  2. ^ Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Style Guide (PDF). 2016-07-06. Retrieved 2016-07-10. 
  3. ^ "Member Institutions (Kansas Wesleyan University)". Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference. Retrieved May 27, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b College Football Data Warehouse Kansas Wesleyan
  5. ^ College Football Data Warehouse Kansas Wesleyan Results 1895-1899
  6. ^ College Football Data Warehouse Kansas Wesleyan Results 1900-1904
  7. ^ College Football Data Warehouse Kansas Wesleyan bowl history

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