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?

  • The women’s basketball program provides a built-in community for new students to George Fox, and allows them to join one of the most celebrated Division III programs in the country.

  • Players are prepared to find their unique role on the team and make their mark in a program that has cultivated a winning tradition.

  • The combination of academics, athletics, and value that George Fox provides make it a great choice for your collegiate athletics career.

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.

All Facilities

  • '09 NCAA D-III
    National Champions

  • 3 NCAA "Final Four"
    Appearances

  • 6 NCAA "Elite 8"
    Appearances

  • 10 NCAA "Sweet 16"
    Appearances

  • 15 NCAA National Tournament
    appearances in 17 years

  • 13 Northwest Conference
    Championships

  • 26 straight winning
    seasons

  • 15 Top 25
    National Rankings

  • 3 NCAA Division III National
    Coaches of the Year

  • 20 All-
    Americans

  • 1 Academic
    All-American

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.