Athletics Overview

Lake Campus Joins New Conference

The Lake Campus is now a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA)

Overview

Wright State University Lake Campus Athletics is a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA). Students at the Lake Campus currently have the opportunity to participate in four different athletic teams. 

  • Women's Volleyball
  • Men's Basketball
  • Baseball

All Laker Athletic Events are FREE and home games are held at the Auglaize-Mercer County YMCA.

Conference

The Lake Campus participates in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association.

The United States Collegiate Athletic Association is a national organization that exists to provide quality athletic competition on a regional and national level. The USCAA focuses specifically on smaller institutions of higher learning and their student-athletes. The primary goal of the USCAA is to provide members with an association that is devoted to the growth, vision, and values of their institutions. The USCAA’s focus is to enhance member institutions through athletics, by conducting national championships, naming All-Americans, recognizing scholar athletes, and promoting USCAA member schools.

Directions

Games are held at the Augalize-Mercer YMCA which is located right by Wright State University - Lake Campus.

Baseball games are played at Montgomery Field in Celina, OH - Directions to Montgomery Field

Directions to campus

Wright State University - Lake Campus
7600 State Route 703
Celina, OH 45822
1-800-237-1477

Auglaize-Mercer County YMCA
7590 State Route 703
Celina, Ohio 45822
419-586-9622

Athletic Program Guidelines and Philosophy

The primary aim of the Wright State University-Lake Campus program of intercollegiate athletics is to promote and provide a variety of opportunities for men and women to participate in advanced levels of competition with students from other colleges and universities in Ohio and Indiana. We believe that this organized competition should provide a source of institutional pride and spirit for the total university community.

Eligibility

In order for a student athlete to be eligible to participate in athletics at WSU-Lake Campus, he or she must meet the following requirements:

  1. The student athlete must be enrolled and taking a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester and be in good academic standing during the year.
  2. The student athlete must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours in order to participate in the officially scheduled athletic programs.
  3. If a student athlete remains on academic probation for two academic semesters he/she will be ineligible to participate in the athletic programs at WSU-Lake Campus.
  4. In order to be eligible to participate during the second year the student athlete must have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours toward his/her degree.
  5. A student athlete needs to be aware that the University requires a minimum GPA of a 2.00 on a 4.0 scale as one of its requirements for graduation.

Insurance

Athletes are required to carry primary insurance to cover any medical cost associated with an injury that may occur while participating in club sports at the Lake Campus. Examination by a Physician is highly recommended before participation.

Code of Conduct

It is understood that participating in the WSU-Lake Campus athletic program is to be considered a privilege, not a right. Because student athletes represent WSU-Lake Campus, members shall conduct themselves individually and as groups as to reflect only credit on the Lake Campus of Wright State University.

Revised July 2012.

 

Awards

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The Wright State Lake Campus held their first ever Senior Day this year. The lone senior, and only 4 year player in school history, Kyle Markle was recognized for his significant contributions to the program. Kyle has been a permanent fixture in Right Field since the inception of the program 4 years ago. He's hit in the 4 hole consistently most of his time here and leads the team in almost every career offensive category. Kyle is a team captain and throughout his career has played in 112 games with 125 hits in 333 at bats resulting in an impressive career batting average of .375! Kyle is a graduate of Celina Senior High School and will graduate from Wright State University with a Marketing Degree! Coach Howell's comments about Kyle..."Kyle has been my rock, he's strong, dependable and I can always count on him. As much as I'm going to miss him, I'm so proud of him for accomplishing his goals. I wouldn't trade the time we've spent together for anything. It was a true blessing watching him grow into the man he is today. Thank you for your dedication and commitment to this program over the past 4 years."

 

Academic All-Conference - Fall 2014

Academic All-Conference Athletes - Fall 2014

Amy Will and Molly Berning (Women's Basketball) Josh Florence, Wes Roby, DaeShawn Beasley and Tevin Jemison (Men's Basketball)

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