Category: Athletics

Kendall Hale and Blake Hardesty

Elevate Your Swing and Your Career: Master Golf and Unleash Professional Success

September 1st, 2023

Spalding encourages us to teeing up successful swings in golf and life. We interviewed two Spalding alums: Kendall Hale and Blake Hardesty on how golf lessons can be applied to your professional career. Golf forth and prosper!

Mental Health session

Transforming Lives through Empowered Minds: Spalding’s Mental Health Services Soar to New Heights

May 16th, 2023

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. This month perfectly aligns with Spalding’s mission to meet the needs of the times and address the evolving needs of the mental health field. At Spalding, we’re proud to provide a safe and inclusive environment to our students. We believe in providing top-notch access to mental health programs and resources.

Spalding Athletic Training students practicing

Injuries in Athletics: A Look into the Athletic Training Field

March 14th, 2023

Dr. Alma Mattocks, Program Director for Master of Science in Athletic Training, discusses the importance of awareness of injuries in athletics, the value of athletic trainers in the healthcare field, and what Spalding’s MSAT program is doing for National Athletic Training Month.

Spalding Hires New Athletic Director

June 17th, 2022

The former Athletic Director Roger Burkman left some big shoes to fill (literally and figuratively), so finding his replacement was no easy task. After interviewing several candidates, the search committee had an internal candidate at the top of the list.

Roger Burkman at opening of Roger Burkman Hall of Fame

Spalding Unveiled New Roger Burkman Hall of Fame

May 20th, 2022

This morning, Spalding University unveiled a new Athletic Hall of Fame in the Columbia Gym. The Hall of Fame is named after Roger Burkman, the retiring athletic director who has been with Spalding for 17 years.

Drone photo of athletics field

Spalding University Receives Donation To Construct First Field House for Athletic Complex

May 5th, 2022

LOUISVILLE — The Dr. Mark and Cindy Lynn Family graciously donated $500,000 to Spalding University to build the university’s first on-campus field house. The structure will reside on the northeast section of Spalging’s new Athletic Complex (910 South Eighth Street), which will host the men’s and women’s soccer and lacrosse and women’s softball teams during home games.

Spalding volleyball coach Cheneta Robinson

Black History Month | Spalding Volleyball’s Cheneta Robinson Earns Accolades as Up-and-Coming Coach

February 12th, 2021
COVID-19 Updates Spalding graphic. Drone shot of campus set behind a blue overlay with Spalding log

Campus Update | Tech form, residential students, dining, counseling, more – March 13, 2020

March 13th, 2020

March 13, 2020 Dear Spalding Community, Thank you for your understanding as we work together to navigate a fluid, unprecedented period for our country brought on by the outbreak of […]

Spalding student Witchina Liberal, wearing blue cap and gown, poses with family and friends

Commencement Friday Rewind | Showcasing some of Spalding’s new grads

June 1st, 2019

It’s Commencement weekend at Spalding University! Festivities kicked off Friday with the Baccalaureate service and individual college, school and program award ceremonies. There are tons of pictures from the day […]

Spalding student Taylor Thompson outside on campus

Commencement Countdown | Business Administration student Taylor Thompson

May 27th, 2019

With Commencement approaching on June 1, Spalding is publishing a series of stories and Q&A’s that highlight students from a range of degree programs who are set to graduate. Next […]