UNC Asheville Bulldogs

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UNC Asheville Bulldogs
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University University of North Carolina at Asheville
Conference Big South Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Janet Cone
Location Asheville, North Carolina
Varsity teams 12
Basketball arena Kimmel Arena
Baseball stadium Greenwood Baseball Field
Soccer stadium Greenwood Soccer Field
Mascot Rocky
Nickname Bulldogs
Colors Royal Blue and White[1]
         
Website www.uncabulldogs.com

The UNC Asheville Bulldogs are the athletic teams that represent the University of North Carolina at Asheville (UNCA). They participate in Division I of the NCAA and are a member of the Big South Conference. UNCA fields varsity teams in 12 sports, 6 for men and 6 for women.

In 1984, the UNCA women's basketball team won the NAIA national championship.

Sports teams[edit]

UNCA competes in the NCAA in the following sports:[2]

Men's Sports

Women's Sports

Athletic facilities[edit]

  • Crowne Plaza Tennis Center: Home of UNCA tennis.[3]
  • Greenwood Baseball Field: Completed in the spring of 1988, home of UNCA baseball. Capacity for 300 people.
  • Greenwood Soccer Field: Opened in 1989, capacity for 1,000 people. Home of UNCA soccer.[4]
  • Kimmel Arena: Home of UNCA basketball and volleyball from 2011, replaces the smaller Justice Center. Holds 3,400 people.
  • Karl Straus Track: Home of UNCA's track and field programs.[5]

Championships[edit]

Baseball[edit]

  • Big South tournament (1): 2006

Men's basketball[edit]

  • Big South regular season (5): 1997, 1998, 2002 (shared with Winthrop), 2008 (shared with Winthrop), 2012
  • Big South tournament (5): 1989, 2003, 2011, 2012, 2016

Women's basketball[edit]

  • NAIA National Champions (1): 1984
  • Big South tournament (3): 2007, 2016, 2017

Men's soccer[edit]

  • Big South regular season (1): 2001

Women's soccer[edit]

  • Big South regular season (2): 2004, 2005
  • Big South tournament (2): 1995, 2006

Women's volleyball[edit]

  • National Invitational Volleyball Championship (NIVC) champions (1): 1991
  • Big South regular season (5): 1990, 1991 (shared), 1992, 2002, 2009
  • Big South tournament (2): 1991, 1992

References[edit]