Campus Recreation

Club Sports

Hofstra University club sports consists of student organizations that offer recreational practice and collegiate competition in a particular sport. All club sports are open to all Hofstra University students. There are currently 26 different teams with over 800 students participating. These teams are intended to be recreational or competitive, as well as educational and instructional, in an effort to connect students who share a common interest. All teams are voluntary and welcoming of any and all skill levels.

All club sports teams are student led clubs. They receive administrative support from the Department of Campus Recreation, the Dean of Students Office, and the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement (OSLE). Club sports teams receive additional support from their coaches, advisors, and student leaders who oversee the Club Sports / Spirit Support Council (CSSC). Club sports are funded by student fees and governed by the Student Government Association (SGA).

Current Club Sports Teams:

Badminton Club

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Probation

Club Baseball

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Club Roller Hockey

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Club Tennis

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Club Volleyball (HUVC)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Equestrian (HUEC)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Hofstra Billiards (Hofstra Billiards Organization: HBO)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Probation

Hofstra Club Softball Team (HUCSB)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Hofstra Esports

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Hofstra Men’s Club Lacrosse (Dutch Lax)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Hofstra Men’s Club Soccer

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Probation

Hofstra Men’s Rugby (HURFC)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Hofstra Quidditch (Hofstra Flying Dutchmen)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Hofstra Table Tennis Club (Ping Pong Club)

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Probation

Hofstra University Bowling Club (HUBC)

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Hofstra University Swim Club (HUSC)

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Ice Hockey

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Raising the Standard

Men’s Ultimate Frisbee Club (The Flying Dutchmen)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Hofstra Rock Climbing

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Ski and Snowboard (HSSC)

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Women’s Club Lacrosse

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Women’s Club Soccer (HUWCS)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Women’s Rugby (HUWRFC)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

Women’s Ultimate Frisbee (M45)

Competitive

Play with PRIDE standing: Meeting the Standard

Yoga Club

Recreational

Play with PRIDE standing: Below the Standard: Warning

View 2019-2020 Club Sports Highlights Here

Play with PRIDE

Play with PRIDE is an initiative at Hofstra University to create successful college and community-centered club sports teams. Hofstra utilizes the following program as a way to assess the current status of the team & community, create strategic plans, and recognize and reward teams for their hard work and contributions.

Purpose

The purpose of Play with PRIDE is the following:

  • Provide assessment information to Hofstra University
  • Create strategic plans to help each team strive for excellence
  • Identify excelling teams for recognition

Play with PRIDE (PwP) has been designed to provide Campus Recreation with a progress report for all teams at the end of each semester.

Rankings

  • Setting the Standard: A team receiving between 90% and 100% of the possible points. These teams are eligible for ALL awards.
  • Raising the Standard: A team receiving between 80% and 89% of the possible points. These teams are eligible for ALL awards.
  • Meeting the Standard: A team receiving between 60% and 79% of the possible points. These teams are eligible for all awards except team of the year.
  • Below Standard: A team receiving between 0% and 59% of the possible points. Teams in this category are not eligible for awards and will be required to meet with Campus Recreation staff to create an improvement plan. Teams falling below the standard set in Play with PRIDE will be put on one of the following sanctions:
    • Warning
    • Probation (unable to participate in competitive play)

Club Sports / Spirit Support Council (CSSC)

The purpose of CSSC in partnership with the Department of Campus Recreation shall be to unify all club sports and spirit support organizations through the promotion of sportsmanship, leadership, competition, cooperation, and fun. All active club sports and spirit support member enrolled at Hofstra University are members. CSSC host annual events including recruitment events, tailgates before Hofstra Athletic games, and community service events. You can contact the executive board members by email, clubsportscouncil@pride.hofstra.edu.

2020-2021 Club Sports / Spirit Support Executive Board

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Brennan

Jade Brennan
President

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Braustein

Melissa Braunstein
Vice President

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Meyer

Jonathan Meyer
Treasurer

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Reed

Kathleen Reed
Secretary

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Cammarata

Nicholas Cammarata
Event Chair

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Bachofer

Emma Bachofer
Spirit Liaison, Cheerleading

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Oliver

Amy Oliver
Spirit Liaison, Dance Team

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Mabeza

Edward Mabeza
Spirit Liaison, Pep Band