Stetson Hatters

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Stetson Hatters
University Stetson University
Conference Atlantic Sun Conference, Pioneer Football League
NCAA Division I FCS
Athletic director Jeff Altier
Location DeLand, Florida
Varsity teams 18
Football stadium Spec Martin Stadium
Basketball arena Edmunds Center
Baseball stadium Melching Field at Conrad Park
Nickname Hatters
Colors Hunter Green and White[1]

The Stetson Hatters are composed of 18 teams representing Stetson University in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, rowing, soccer, and tennis. Men's sports include baseball and football. Women's sports include lacrosse, sand volleyball, softball, and volleyball. The Hatters compete in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Atlantic Sun Conference for most sports, except for the football team, which competes in the Pioneer Football League.[2]


A member of the Atlantic Sun Conference, Stetson University sponsors teams in seven men's and ten women's NCAA sanctioned sports:[3]

  1. ^ Football competes as a member of the Pioneer Football League, a non-scholarship Division I (FCS) league.
  2. ^ a b Men's rowing is sanctioned by the Intercollegiate Rowing Association, not by the NCAA. Men's and women's rowing compete in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
  3. ^ Beach volleyball is a fully sanctioned NCAA sport which had its first national championship in the spring of 2016.[4] The A-Sun was the first conference to sponsor a championship in the sport.

Noted alumni[edit]


  1. ^ Stetson University Hatters Athletics Brand Management Style Guide Manual (PDF). Retrieved 2016-04-10. 
  2. ^ "Welcome to Stetson University". Retrieved 2012-06-12. 
  3. ^ "Stetson Hatters". Stetson University. Retrieved June 14, 2015. 
  4. ^ "NCAA DII, DIII membership approves Sand Volleyball as 90th championship". NCAA. January 17, 2015. Retrieved April 5, 2015. 

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