Saint Mary Spires

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Saint Mary Spires
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UniversityUniversity of Saint Mary
ConferenceKansas Collegiate Athletic Conference
NAIARegion IV
Athletic directorRob Miller
LocationLeavenworth, Kansas
Varsity teams16
Football stadiumCharles J. Berkel Memorial Stadium
Basketball arenaRyan Sports Center
Baseball stadiumKehoe Memorial Baseball Field
MascotSpiro
NicknameSpires
ColorsNavy and Gold[1]
         
Websitewww.gospires.com

The Saint Mary Spires are the athletic teams that represent the University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth, Kansas. The school is a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), competing in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC).

Men's Sports Women's Sports
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Soccer
Track & Field
Lacrosse
Cross Country
Wrestling
Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Track & Field
Lacrosse
Cross Country
Wrestling

Football[edit]

Saint Mary began its football program in 2000 under Kevin Haslam and the current coach is Jay Osborne. As of conclusion of the 2014 season, the school has an all-time record of 34 wins, 68 losses, and 0 ties.[2]

In 2016, The Spire football team won a school record 8 games, capping off the season by beating the #10 Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes.

Seasons Coach Record Notes
Sivertson 1998–1999 3-3 Inaugural coach
Haslam 2000–2001 1–17 First coach for a varsity season
Frear 2002–2004 10–18 2002 KCAC Coach of the Year
Hinson 2005–2014 16–23 2005 KCAC Coach of the Year
Osborne 2014–present 15-18[3] 2016 KCAC Coach of the Year[4]

Softball[edit]

In 2001 St.Mary's softball team won the KCAC tournament in their first season in the league.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Style Guide (PDF). July 6, 2016. Retrieved July 10, 2016.
  2. ^ College Football Data Warehouse, Saint Mary Spires
  3. ^ http://www.gospires.com/index.php
  4. ^ http://www.kcacsports.com/article/4697.php
  5. ^ "Newspaper Archives – Leavenworth, KS – The Leavenworth Times – Leavenworth, KS". The Leavenworth Times.

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