For the Love of the Game

Founded in 1819 and affiliated with the Presbyterian Church, USA, Maryville College combines a regionally and nationally ranked liberal arts education with an array of competitive NCAA Division III athletic teams. We currently sponsor 14 NCAA sanctioned sports, plus varsity cheerleading and have been a member of the NCAA since 1969. In the fall of 2000, Maryville was an active member of the nine-member Great South Athletic Conference in all of their sports except football. Beginning in 2012-2013, the Fighting Scots began competition within the USA South Athletic Conference in all of their sponsored sports.


Student Athletes

Thirty percent of our students are student athletes. We have a great place for you at Maryville. Our Scots compete in NCAA Division III and are members of the USA South Athletic Conference. We've competed in more than 60 national tournaments and produced nearly 70 All Americans. Learn More »

Club Sports

Intramural & Club Sports

More than half of Maryville's students compete in a variety of club sports like dance team and a nationally competitive equestrian team, as well as intramural sports like softball, flag football, sand volleyball, soccer and more.

Athletics Sporting Schedule

Sports Schedule

Put on your school colors and come out to cheer on the MC Scots! Our athletics calendar is filled with sporting events throughout the year to keep you cheering. Learn More »


Mountain Challenge

Outdoor Curriculum

The Smoky Mountains provide a beautiful backdrop for Mountain Challenge - an extensive outdoor program at Maryville College. Founded in 1987, Mountain Challenge is the oldest college or university outdoor program in the South and one of the oldest in the nation. Learn More »

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