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Club Sports

Get up and get involved. Club sports are a great chance to be part of our active community.

Club sports are jointly regulated and organized by the Saint Mary's Office of Student Involvement and Athletic Department. Each club has a student president of the club and an advisor. Saint Mary's club sports are also open to Notre Dame and Holy Cross students depending on the sport's specific rules and guidelines. Learn more about each club sport below.


Cheerleading Club

The cheerleading squad performs at home Saint Mary's basketball contests. The group also performs at various special events throughout the year. Try outs are held each fall and are open to all Saint Mary's students. Practices are organized and run by student organizers.

Student Leaders: Katelyn Boyer, Olivia Bentley
Coach: Emerald Blankenship, Regina Hall Director


Cycling Club

The cycling club brings students together for fun and engaging 45 minute cycling classes offered weekly in the dedicated spin room in Angela Athletic & Wellness Complex. The president of the club must hold an indoor cycle instructor certification and all classes are led by certified students.

Student Leaders: Megan Hall, Abbigail Yucha, Kaitlin King


Dance Team

The dance team clubs both perform at home Saint Mary's basketball contests. The group also perform at various special events throughout the year. Try outs are held each fall and are open to all Saint Mary's students. Practices are organized and run by student organizers.

Student Leaders: Victoria Millar, Emily Dilworth, Elizabeth McCarthy


Ski Club

The ski club is a social group for students. It is designed for recreational/non competitive skiing and snowboarding. Club members will enjoy weekly ski sessions at Swiss Valley, as weather permits.

Student Leader: Hannah Towe


Volleyball Club

The Volleybelles club volleyball team competes against other colleges and universities through tournaments and other competitions in the Midwest. The season typically runs from October through April. An organizational meeting and tryouts are held in mid-September.

Student Leaders: Alli Sweeney, Moira Ryan


Western Equestrian Club

Founded in September 2010, the Saint Mary's Western Equestrian Team competes in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association. They show in the western discipline through Zone 7, Region 1. They practice once at Harnish Performance Horses approximately 10-15 minutes away. There are a few shows each semester that members participate in and travel to through IHSA.

Student Leader: Mary Langford


Yoga Club

The yoga club is a social group for students that offers a full body workout in one hour. The president of the club must hold a yoga instructor certification. The club hosts several weekly yoga sessions in Angela Athletic & Wellness Complex with several different certified students teaching their own unique class.

Student Leaders: Caroline Blue, Grace Burchett


Looking for an opportunity not listed? Check out the club sports available to Saint Mary's students at Notre Dame.

For more information, please contact Amy Long in the Athletic Department (along@saintmarys.edu).