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.
- Must 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
INDIVIDUAL SPORT EMAIL & TELEPHONE CONTACTS:
|Men's Basketball||Chris Mudge||(936) email@example.com|
|Women's Basketball||Stacy Stephens||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Football||Bart Tatum||(936) email@example.com|
|Golf (Men & Women)||Brandt Kieschnick||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Soccer||Tom Brown||(936) email@example.com|
|Softball||Bob Brock||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Tennis||Jim Giachino||(936) email@example.com|
|Cross Country||Jesse Parker||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Track & Field||Dave Self||(936) email@example.com|
|Volleyball||Brenda Gray||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Bowling||Brad Hagen||(936) email@example.com|
|Trainers||Hope Parker||(936) firstname.lastname@example.org|
Sam Houston State University
620 Bowers Blvd.
Huntsville, TX 77341