Schreiner University is stepping up its game with the addition of eight new athletic programs providing current and future Mountaineer students with more opportunities to compete and succeed.

Students have the opportunity to earn $1,000 per year in scholarships for being a member of one of the athletic programs.

Schreiner University prepares students for meaningful work and a purposeful life in a changing global society through personalized, integrated education in a rich learning environment. It’s all part of The Schreiner Experience, which starts the first day on campus when all required course materials are ready for them—at no additional cost.

We are now accepting applications for Esports, Cycling, Bass Fishing, Shooting Sports, Riflery, Band, Wrestling, and Equestrian!

Bass Fishing at Schreiner UniversitySchreiner University has added Bass Fishing to the athletic programs line up. We are looking for a few great anglers that want to pursue their passion for competitive bass fishing while completing their undergraduate degree. With several lakes within reasonable driving distance, and the popularity of competitive bass fishing on the rise, Schreiner University’s newest Varsity Program will allow those students an opportunity not offered by many small independent colleges or universities in Texas. Schreiner Bass Fishing team will compete in the FLW Yeti College Fishing circuit as well as the Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing circuit.

Becker, Cindy

Cindy Becker
Cindy Becker
Director of Athletic Programs
Athletic Programs

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Stoepel, Alyson

Alyson Stoepel
Coach, Cheer
Varsity Programs

Schreiner University is looking for cyclists that are interested in competing while in college. Schreiner University will be a member of the USA Cycling competing in the South Central Collegiate Cycling Conference.

The South Central Collegiate Cycling Conference is a collection of cycling clubs representing colleges and universities from Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. We are one of eleven conference that make up the collegiate program of USA Cycling, the national governing body of cycling in the United States. Our athletes compete in road, mountain, track and cyclocross racing throughout the academic year at the conference level with hopes of qualifying for the USA Cycling Collegiate National Championships.

Fahey, Catherine

Catherine Fahey
Coach, Cycling
Varsity Programs

Schreiner Varsity Programs eSports

If you play video games and think you have what it takes to compete at the next level, then Schreiner Esports is the program for you! We are currently recruiting players for League of Legends, Overwatch, Rocket League, Hearthstone, Super Smash, and more.

Our mission is to develop the best gameplay strategies, adaptations, and practices as we establish our presence in the developing world of Collegiate Esports. Communication, teamwork, and flawless execution will be needed to secure National or International Championships, and it all starts with finding the right team.

Read more about Esports.

Gehrels, David

David Gehrels
Director of Student Activities
Student Services

Schreiner University Equestrian Program White HorseSchreiner University Equestrian Team is a varsity club sport with the goal of allowing students of all skill levels to better their equitation and horsemanship. We welcome riders of all levels of abilities, whether you’ve never been on a horse in your life or you’re a lifelong equestrian.

Our mission is to be a competitive team on a National level, while at the same time developing a strong sense of camaraderie between team members. The program assists students not only in developing riding skills, but also in developing the sportsmanship, leadership, and organizational skills necessary to be successful professionals.

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Brune, Ashley

Ashley Brune
Equestrian Coach
Varsity Programs

Schreiner University is expanding their shooting sport programs beyond shotgun sports to include Air Rifle. The new Schreiner athletic program Rifle Program will focus on three-position air rifle shooting. This is the most popular and fastest growing form of shooting sports competition. There are two different Air-Rifle events available and Schreiner will offer both Sporter Air Rifle and Precision Air Rifle. The focus will be on the Precision Air Rifle team that is modeled after the Olympic-style shooting and allows the use of specialized target rifles and equipment. In both types of shooting, competitors fire at targets at a distance of 10 meters. The Schreiner University team will compete in the Civilian Marksmanship Program.

Little, Lance

Lance Little
Coach, Riflery
Varsity Programs

Schreiner University Varsity Program Shooting Sports

Schreiner University shooting team, while new to athletic programs, is in their 11th year of competition. Student athletes have competed and won at local, regional, state, national and international shotgun sporting events.

Shooting team members have an incredible opportunity to train and compete at some of the best facilities in the area; Hill Country Shooting Sports Center, Joshua Creek Ranch and the National Shooting Sports Center. The team is coached by Robert Davis, a certified master skeet instructor from Fredericksburg.

Read more about Shooting Sports.

Becker, Cindy

Cindy Becker
Cindy Becker
Director of Athletic Programs
Athletic Programs

Schreiner Varsity Programs Band

University Concert Band is the premiere band ensemble of the University. The concert band presents four concerts each year and performs a variety of standard repertoire as well as newly commissioned work for wind ensemble.

University Pep Band performs at home basketball games and additional spirit events on campus, as well as events out in the community. The pep band is the enthusiastic voice of musical pride that students can rally behind at important Schreiner events.

University Jazz Band gives students a chance to perform a variety of styles, from swing to Latin, funk, and modern fusion compositions while also developing skills in improvisation.

Chamber Ensembles at Schreiner allows students to participate in small ensembles that are coached by various applied instructors such as brass quintet, saxophone quartet, woodwind quintet & brass choir.

Read more about University Concert Band.

Dugat, Kevin

Kevin Dugat
Coordinator of University Bands
Varsity Programs

Schreiner University WrestlingWrestling, a sport that builds work ethic, mental toughness, and overall character better than any other!

Not only one of the oldest, but one of the toughest sports in the world. Wrestling teaches students how to win humbly and how to take defeat respectfully and learn from it!

Right here in the state of Texas it is the fastest growing sport out there today.

Read more about Wrestling.

Jewell, Troy

Troy Jewell
Wrestling Coach
Varsity Programs