Athletics

UMBC’s intercollegiate athletic teams, the Retrievers, participate in NCAA’s Division I and the America East Conference. Teams compete in men’s and women’s basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, men’s baseball, and women’s softball, field hockey and volleyball. Open to UMBC students free of charge, athletic events are held at the Retriever Activities Center, which includes the Natatorium and Tennis Center, and the Stadium Complex (UMBC Stadium, The Soccer Stadium, The Baseball Factory Field at UMBC and the Softball Diamond). For the latest news about UMBC athletics, call the Retriever Sports Hotline at 410-455-2129 or visitwww.umbcretrievers.com.