Competitive Sports

With 55 State Championships and 66 Catholic Conference titles across a variety of sports, Ursuline Academy‚Äôs nationally-recognized Upper School Athletics Program has a proven track record of success and the resources to take your talents to the next level, regardless of your existing skills or experience. Ursuline is a member of the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) and offers 14 sports at the junior varsity and varsity levels, competing against both private and public schools in Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. 

Our coaches and staff have the expertise and knowledge to work with the student-athlete who has athletic ambitions for college and beyond. Paired with our state-of-the-art facilities and Athletic Trainer Program, we make sure you have access to everything you need to thrive as an Ursuline Student-Athlete. And we stand by our promise - Our Upper School Athletics Program has produced countless collegiate athletes across a variety of sports, as well as 13 State Gatorade Players of the Year, two National Gatorade Players of the Year, All-American High School Athletes, and two WNBA players.  

For students who are either new to a particular sport or interested in expanding an existing skill set, Ursuline Athletics provides an expansive sports schedule each season to provide every opportunity to find the right fit for you. You can freely explore your athletic abilities, regardless of skill level or experience. 


            Fall Cross Country
    Field Hockey
  Winter           Basketball
    Indoor Track and Field
    Swimming and Diving  
  Spring Crew
    Track and Field


Our program produces confident and courteous student-athletes who play for the love of the game and play to carry on the Ursuline Legacy. In order to participate, all athletes must complete a DIAA physical form before the first day of practice. These forms are available at www.uaraiderssports.com.