Athletics & Recreation at Fort Lewis College

Dirks field, football game

Fort Lewis College is an active and athletic campus offering you lots of ways to get on the field, court, pitch, or course -- or to just join in the cheering. You can also stay fit while meeting friends through our many intercollegiate club sports or intramural leagues.



  • Mascot Skyler the Skyhawk
  • Divisions
    • NCAA Division II for Varsity Sports
    • USA Cycling Division I for Cycling
  • On the podium
    • Men's Soccer - 2005, 2009 & 2011 NCAA Division II National Champions
    • Cycling - 2010-11, 2011-12, & 2012-13 USA Cycling Division I National Champions
    • Women's Basketball - 2010 NCAA Division II National Runners Up

Varsity Sports

Our varsity sports are NCAA Division II and managed by our Athletics Department.

Current Varsity Sports

  • Basketball (Men's & Women's)
  • Cross-country (Men's & Women's)
  • Football (Men's)
  • Golf (Men's & Women's)
  • Lacrosse (Women's)
  • Soccer (Men's & Women's)
  • Softball (Women's)
  • Track & Field (Women's)
  • Volleyball (Women's)

The FLC Cycling Team

Our championship team is a unique hybrid program that blends the fun of a club with the full-time professional coaching and equipment of a varsity sport. Anyone with a helmet and a hunger to ride is welcome to join the team! Click here to learn more about cycling at FLC.

Cycling Disciplines

  • BMX
  • Cyclocross
  • Mountain Biking
  • Road
  • Track

Club & Intramural Sports

Club Sports are intercollegiate leagues that require less time commitment than varsity sports, but still foster a high level of competition!

Current Club Sports

  • Adventure X-tream
  • Baseball (Men's)
  • Cross Country (Men's & Women's)
  • Cycling (Men's & Women's)
  • Golf (Women's)
  • Ice Hockey (Men's)
  • Lacrosse (Men's)
  • Rugby (Men's & Women's)
  • Skiing & Snowboarding (Men's & Women's)
  • Soccer (Men's & Women's)
  • Track & Field (Men's & Women's)
  • Tennis (Men's & Women's)
  • Ultimate Frisbee (Men's & Women's)

Intramural Sports are played among teams made up of FLC students and the focus is on fun!!

Current Intramural Sports

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Disc Golf
  • Dodgeball
  • Flag Football
  • Kickball
  • Racquetball
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • and more!


Skyler the Skyhawk

Interested in Playing?

If you're interested in playing a Varsity Sport:

If you're interested in playing a Club Sport:

If you're interested in playing an Intramural Sport:

If you're interested in joining the Cycling Team: