Sand volleyball moved a step closer to becoming an NCAA championship Monday when the Division I Legislative Council approved a measure to establish a national collegiate championship in the sport. The additional championship also must be approved by Division II and Division III.
Fourteen years ago, Julio Luevano embarked on a covert journey across the Mexican border to settle in a humble Indiana town. Now, his days are filled with maintenance work, family, soccer and studying for a degree finally within his reach.
The participation rates in NCAA sports continued to rise in the 2013-14 academic year, with the total number of teams competing in NCAA championship sponsored sports reaching an all-time high of 19,086.
Martin Jarmond’s experience as a walk-on led him to greater success at Ohio State. Photo credit: Terrell Gilliam Photo By his senior year at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, Martin Jarmond’s career was an irresistible story...
In more than 40 years since Title IX was passed, NCAA schools have seen rapid growth in the participation of women in sports at every level, including growth in participation and scholarships available for female student-athletes and an increase in female administrators and coaches. Learn more about the contributions of women to college sports and to celebrate their achievements.