Compete at one of the Nation’s Top Christian Universities
George Fox women’s tennis athletes are part of a tight-knit team who love the game and love their teammates. 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. George Fox students also receive the top value among Oregon schools, according to Money magazine, which ranked George Fox the No. 1 school in the state on its "Best Colleges for Your Money" list in 2017.
In 2017, George Fox advanced to the women’s tennis Northwest Conference Tournament, and momentum is only continuing to build. New athletes will be part of a growing legacy at George Fox University. In 2018, tennis athletes will also have the opportunity to break ground at a new indoor facility, which will provide a practice space rain or shine.
Why George Fox?
The facility will accommodate six full-sixed tennis courts, a 100 meter five lane track surface with a jump pit and pole vault box, and serve as home for the university's men's and women's tennis teams, allowing for fall and spring matches to unfold rain or shine a luxury that will assist in the recruitment of quality collegiate players, according to men's head coach Neal Ninteman.
21 sports offered
(as of 2018)
20 Northwest Conference
22 Percent of Students
39 NCAA Individual
2 NCAA Team National
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.