The University offers a variety of intercollegiate sports for men and women. Winthrop is a Division I member of the NCAA and a charter member of the Big South Conference. Conference championships are played in both men's and women's sports programs. The Winthrop Eagles field teams in both men's and women's basketball, tennis, soccer, golf, indoor and outdoor track and cross country; men's baseball; and women's lacrosse, volleyball and softball. Winthrop has excellent athletic facilities which are clustered in a beautiful lakeside setting.