Mason Athletics

  • June 12, 2024

    George Mason University student-athletes continued to post impressive scores in the Academic Progress Rate (APR) release by the NCAA. Four programs produced perfect multi-year NCAA APR scores of 1,000 while a total of 11 teams had a perfect APR for the 2022-23 academic year.

  • May 6, 2024

    George Mason lacrosse midfielder and biology major Lauren Distad is the 2024 Aimee Willard Commemorative Award recipient.

  • April 25, 2024

    George Mason University unveiled a completely redesigned logo as the capstone of its three-year-long comprehensive rebrand. The new look, which will include a single logo for the university and its athletics program, asserts George Mason’s emerging identity as a national top 50 public university and Virginia’s top-ranked university for innovation and upward mobility, as well as the commonwealth’s largest, most innovative, and most diverse university.

  • March 21, 2024

    Ali Tyler picked Mason because of its well-regarded Forensic Science Program and proximity to Washington, D.C., a choice that put her on her preferred career path and also allowed her to flourish as one of the Atlantic 10’s best all-around swimmers.

  • March 1, 2024

    Robert “Bobby” Kestyn, a graduate student thrower on Mason’s track and field team, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Becky Hartley Memorial Scholarship.

  • February 28, 2024

    Mason researcher Faith Brown has been using a GPS- and heart rate-based wearable tracker with the Patriots women's basketball team since 2018, before any other women's basketball team in the Atlantic 10.

  • January 10, 2024

    Mason Athletics has announced plans to expand the Recreation Athletic Complex on the Fairfax Campus to provide a modernized academic support venue for Mason’s 500 student-athletes and to improve resources for the men’s and women’s basketball programs.

  • November 15, 2023

    The saying "once a Patriot, always a Patriot" is especially true when it comes to Mason student-athletes.

  • November 7, 2023

    Get to know Mason women's basketball head coach Vanessa Blair-Lewis.

  • November 7, 2023

    Get to know Mason men's basketball head coach Tony Skinn.