Ursuline Academy’s nationally recognized Upper School Athletics program, with 55 State Championships and 66 Catholic Conference Titles, offers an extensive variety of competitive sports opportunities for our student-athletes. Our program focuses on instilling leadership, teamwork, dedication, and enthusiasm into all athletic endeavors, creating lifelong, positive associations between physical fitness and fellowship.

At the high school level, 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.

In the Upper School, you can join our cross country, field hockey, and volleyball teams in the fall; basketball, dance, indoor track and field, and swimming and diving in the winter; and crew, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, and track and field in the spring. At this level, you can explore a range of sports from one season to the next to find the right fit for you or master existing skills in a particular sport on an Ursuline team. For additional information, please click here to visit our Athletic Department’s page.