Quick Facts
 
General Information

Location: Marion, Indiana       
Founded: 1920
Colors: Red and Gray
Nickname: Wildcats
Enrollment: 3,200
President: Dr. Henry Smith
Athletic Director: Mark DeMichael
Conference: Mid-Central College Conference
National Affiliations: NAIA, NCCAA
First Year of Intercollegiate Competition: 1968

 
Athletic Department Mailing Address:
Indiana Wesleyan Athletic Department
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953
 
Athletic Office Phone: (765) 677-2318
Athletic Office Fax: (765) 677-2328
School Web Site: www.indwes.edu
Ahtletic Web Site: www.iwuwildcats.com

     

 
Mission Statement for Indiana Wesleyan University Athletics
 

The Mission of Indiana Wesleyan University's Department of Athletics is to impact the world for Christ through Intercollegiate Athletics and to encourage Spiritual Growth, Academic Achievement, Leadership Development and Athletic Excellence within our students by:

     · Investing in our student-athlete's lives through intentional mentoring relationships grounded in Christ's
       love.

     · Teaching Christ-like values in real life situations through sports.

     · Creating an atmosphere of success by challenging student-athletes to consistently use their God given
       talent to achieve at the highest level of competition while developing their leadership potential to impact the
       world for Christ.

     · Challenging student-athletes to consistently use athletic competition as an act of worship and a form of
       ministry.

     · Cultivating maturity by encouraging student-athletes to maximize their gifts and talents while preparing for
       their future profession.
     

        

Sponsored Programs
 
Baseball, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Cheerleading, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer, Softball, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Men's Track and Field, Women's Track and Field, Volleyball

         

   

NAIA National Championships (5) 
 
2010 - Thomas Collet (Men's Long Jump)
2008 - Jason Wenzel, Jason Slabaugh, Josh Miller and Josh Foss (Men's 4 x 800-Meter Relay)
2007 - Women's Basketball (Division II)
2005 - Rebecca Perdue (Women's High Jump)
2000 - Gretchen Newell (Women's Discus)

   

 

NCCAA National Championships (26)

2010 - Men's Indoor Track and Field
2010 - Volleyball
2009 - Men's Indoor Track and Field
2008 - Men's Soccer
2008 - Women's Tennis
2008 - Men's Outdoor Track and Field
2008 - Men's Basketball
2008 - Men's Indoor Track and Field
2007 - Women's Soccer
2007 - Women's Tennis
2006 - Men's Golf
2005 - Men's Golf
2005 - Women's Tennis
2004 - Women's Indoor Track and Field
2003 - Women's Cross Country
2003 - Women's Tennis
2003 - Women's Indoor Track and Field
2003 - Women's Track and Field
2002 - Women's Basketball
2000 - Women's Soccer
2000 - Volleyball
1999 - Women's Soccer
1997 - Women's Soccer
1995 - Men's Basketball
1994 - Men's Track and Field
1985 - Volleyball
         
Mid-Central College Conference Championships (134)
Sport  No.  Years
Baseball 4 1975, 1980, 1983, 1985
Basketball - Men 5 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Basketball - Women 9 1994, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012
Cross Country - Men 18 1973, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010
Cross Country - Women 12 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011
Golf - Men 11 1977, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2007
Soccer - Men 6 1993, 1994, 1998, 2006, 2007, 2008
Soccer - Women 13 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010
Softball 4 1989, 1992, 2005, 2006
Tennis - Men 15 1979, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009
Tennis - Women 20 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Track & Field - Men 7 1982, 1983, 1994, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011
Track & Field -Women 6 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007
Volleyball 4 1999, 2002, 2006, 2007
MCC All-Sports 16 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1989, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011


* Men's sports began MCC play in 1968
** Women's sports began MCC play in 1986