Southwestern offers the finest liberal arts education and athletics department in Texas, thanks to the ideas, energy, and financial gifts received from parents, alumni and friends.
Gifts to the Pirate Fund support the future of the educational and athletic experience for our student-athletes in a variety of ways. The Pirate Fund combines money raised from camps, donations and the Pirate Golf Classic to provide enhancements and upgrades to our existing athletic facilities.
The Pirate Fund is comprised of gifts for building projects and additions to our athletic facilities. Recent donations have allowed us to complete the following projects as seen on the right.
Presently, our softball lacks lights to support night games and practices. Lighting athletic fields for evening play is a standard practice throughout the country. With the ability to play and practice at night:
The ultimate goal in the renovation of the Rockwell Family Baseball Field is to create a fan-friendly facility and to encourage a family ballpark atmosphere while enhancing the possibility of hosting NCAA Championships.
The ultimate goal in the renovation of the Varsity Athletic Field is to create a fan-friendly facility and to encourage a family atmosphere while enhancing the possibility of hosting NCAA Championships.