Sam Houston State University, an NCAA Division I intercollegiate program, encourages athletes who want an opportunity to walk-on for any of the Bearkats' 17 sports teams.
The Bearkats field varsity sports teams in seven men's sports (baseball, basketball, football, golf, indoor and outdoor track and field/cross country) and 10 women's sports (basketball, bowling, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball and indoor and outdoor track and field/cross country).
Each sports program at Sam Houston State has differing needs and programs for walk-ons each year.
NCAA Gender Equity participation level requirements impact walk-on numbers for most men's sports.
In order to participate in any sport, you must:
- Be registered with the NCAA Eligibility Center.
- Have proof of insurance.
- Complete a Sam Houston State athletics physical form.
- Be cleared by SHSU's NCAA compliance officer, eligibility officer, head trainer and head coach.
For more information about walking on at Sam Houston State, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Men's Basketball||Chris Mudgeemail@example.com|
|Women's Basketball||LaToya Bennettfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Golf (Men & Women)||Brandt Kieschnickemail@example.com|
|Cross Country||Jesse Parkerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Track & Field||Dave Selfemail@example.com|