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Queens Royals
University Queens University of Charlotte
Conference(s) South Atlantic Conference
Bluegrass Mountain Conference (swimming and diving)
Independent (men's volleyball, track and field)
NCAA Division II
Athletics director Cherie Swarthout
Location [[, |]], [[|]]
Varsity teams 18
Basketball arena
Soccer stadium Sports Complex at Marion Diehl Park
Nickname Royals
Fight song
Colors Blue and Gold

         

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The Queens Royals are the athletic teams that represent Queens University of Charlotte, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sporting competitions. The Royals compete as members of South Atlantic Conference for 14 of their varsity sports; the men's and women's swimming and diving teams compete in the Bluegrass Mountain Conference and the men's and women's indoor track and field and men's volleyball teams compete as Independents.

Queens has been a member of the SAC since 2013, when it moved from Conference Carolinas.

Varsity teamsEdit

Sports not governed by the NCAA are indicated with a yellow background.

List of teamsEdit

Men's teams

Sport Venue
Baseball Baseball Intimidators Stadium[1]
Basketball Basketball Curry Arena
Cross country Cross country McAlpine Creek Park
Golf Golf -
Field Lacrosse Lacrosse Dickson Field
Rugby Union Rugby Dickson Field
Soccer Soccer Dickson Field
Swimming Swimming & Diving Levine Center for Wellness and Recreation
Tennis Tennis Queens University Sports Complex
Track & Field Track & Field -
Triathlon Triathlon -
Volleyball Volleyball Curry Arena
Wrestling Wrestling Curry Arena

Women's teams

Sport Venue
Basketball Basketball Curry Arena
Cross country Cross country McAlpine Creek Park
Field Hockey Field Hockey Bessant Field
Golf Golf -
Field Lacrosse Lacrosse Dickson Field
Rugby Union Rugby Dickson Field
Soccer Soccer Dickson Field
Softball Softball Park Road Park
Swimming Swimming & Diving Levine Center for Wellness and Recreation
Tennis Tennis Queens University Sports Complex
Track & Field Track & Field -
Triathlon Triathlon -
Volleyball Volleyball Curry Arena

In addition to the listed sports, Queens considers its cheerleaders, both male and female, to be varsity athletes.

National championshipsEdit

TeamsEdit

Association Division Sport Year Opponent Score
NCAA Division II Men's Swimming and Diving[2] 2015 Drury 433½–417½
Women's Swimming and Diving[3] 2015 Drury 540½–489½

FacilitiesEdit

Levine Center for Wellness and RecreationEdit

The Levine Center for Wellness and Recreation is located on campus and contains Curry Arena, the aquatic center, as well as office and practice space. The facility is home to the basketball, swimming & diving, volleyball, and wrestling programs and was built in 2012 to replace the Ovens Athletic Center.

Queens University of Charlotte Sports Complex at Marion Diehl ParkEdit

A joint project of Queens University of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County Parks & Recreation, the Sports Complex is home to Dickson Field, a 2,000-seat stadium that serves as home to the lacrosse, rugby, and soccer teams, Bessant Field, which hosts the field hockey program and also contains an 8-lane track, a tennis complex, and several community facilities. A notable feature of the complex is Rex, the world's largest standing lion statue. [4]

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