Compete for a National Powerhouse
The success of George Fox women’s basketball program speaks for itself, with a national title and seven NCAA Sweet 16 appearances since 2000 . . . but that only tells part of the story. What makes Bruin basketball special is the commitment that players make to one another and their coaches – and the incredible family atmosphere that celebrates results.
Women’s basketball athletes are prepared to find their unique role on the team and make their mark in a program that has cultivated a celebrated winning tradition. The program also emphasizes excellence outside of the court and seeks to prepare student-athletes for life after George Fox. Basketball athletes are held to high standards of integrity and character.
George Fox truly offers the student-athlete experience, where professors know students by name and academics are at the forefront of the college experience. Additionally, George Fox students get the opportunity to grow spiritually in a Christian atmosphere at a school ranked among the top Christian schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report and Forbes.
Why George Fox?
Wheeler Sports Center
Home to the university’s men’s and women’s basketball and women’s volleyball teams, this 55,000-square-foot facility, located alongside the tree-shaded Hess Creek Canyon, features a gymnasium with three full-length basketball courts, room for three volleyball courts, a 1,500 square-foot weight room, one racquetball court, locker rooms, administrative offices and athletic training room facilities.
'09 NCAA D-III
3 NCAA "Final Four"
6 NCAA "Elite 8"
10 NCAA "Sweet 16"
15 NCAA National Tournament
appearances in 17 years
13 Northwest Conference
26 straight winning
15 Top 25
3 NCAA Division III National
Coaches of the Year
George Fox: A Top Ranked College
We are top-flight Christian university, ranked among the top Christian colleges in the nation (Forbes) and in the first tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Universities (West) category.
You will get the opportunity to compete in a Christ-centered program that emphasizes good citizenship, sportsmanship and a commitment to team.
Become an NCAA Student Athlete
At the Division III level, we maintain a proper perspective between academics and athletics. Character, work ethic, sportsmanship and teamwork take precedence over winning. Such a commitment reflects our philosophy that the athletic arena is more than just a place where games are played – it’s a venue vitally critical to your leadership development, mentoring and education.
The Region’s Premier Small-College Conference
George Fox is a member of the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference, a group of nine selective private colleges which all rank in the first tier of U.S. News’ National Liberal Arts Colleges or Regional University categories. The other members are Lewis & Clark College, Linfield College, Pacific Lutheran University, Pacific University, University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, Whitworth University and Willamette University.