Athletics are an integral part of the UNH Wildcat experience. School spirit means cheering on UNH’s 18 Division 1 varsity athletic teams and 600+ student athletes. It also means choosing from a wide array of club and intramural sports to get involved on campus and form lasting friendships.

Tools to keep up with your teams, no matter where they're playing.

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UNH's Swim and Dive Team in the pool holding up a sign that says "America East Champions"


Wildcats Capture Eighth America East Championship

University of New Hampshire swimming and diving team won the 2020 America East Championship at WPI. The Wildcats dominated the championships winning 15 of the 20 events and capturing the championship.

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Ashley Storey and other UNH basketball players and opponents on the court


Storey Surpasses 1,000-point Milestone

University of New Hampshire redshirt senior Ashley Storey (Cumberland, Maine) tallied a team-high 23 points on 11-of-17 shooting, eclipsing the 1,000 career point mark.

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Coach Bill Herrion


Herrion Becomes All-Time Wins Leader

University of New Hampshire head coach Bill Herrion became the winningest coach in program history Wednesday night by leading the Wildcats to a 77-70 victory against the University of Maine at Cross Insurance Center.

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Campus Rec

From synchronized skating to rugby and fencing, there’s plenty of opportunity for non-varsity competitive play. Aquatics, group classes and outdoor adventures make it easy to stay active year round.

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Hamel Recreation Center

Hamel Rec Center

Our recreation center includes over 18,000 square feet of fitness space, including everything from a bouldering wall, to basketball courts, to a cycling studio, to racquetball courts and more.

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  • UNH Men's hockey warming up on ice before game
    Wildcats in action

    The ice at the Whittemore Center is the training ground for student-athletes who go on to professional teams here and abroad.

  • Downhill skiier during race
    Wildcats in action

    Located just an hour away from campus, the White Mountains offer ample training grounds for UNH alpine and Nordic skiers.

  • UNH Band members playing during game
    Wildcats in action

    The Wildcat Marching Band has been making music for nearly 100 years.