About Athletics

Mission Statement

The goal of the Athletic Department at William Jessup University is to train athletes in sportsmanship, assist in their growth in Christ-like character, and provide opportunities for Christian service through the medium of sports.

As part of the educational program at William Jessup University, the Athletic Department and its intercollegiate athletic programs must strive for intellectual, spiritual, moral, emotional, cultural, social, vocational, and physical growth in those who participate.

Quick Facts

Nickname: Warriors

Colors: Royal Blue, Cardinal Red, Black & White

Founded: 1939

Affiliation: Non-Denominational

President: Dr. John Jackson

Athletic Director: Mitch Pleis

Associate Athletic Director: Farnum Smith

Gym site: Warrior Arena

Athletic field: William Jessup Field

Cross Country Course: WJU Cross Country Athletic Facility

Athletic Department

Phone Numbers & Email

Athletics: (916) 577-2364

Fax: (916) 577-2360

Media Contact

NAIA (fax): (913)791-9555 (e-mail): [email protected]

GSAC: http://www.gsacsports.org/

WJU Sports Information:
Placer Herald Jim Lindsau:  Work (916) 774-7992
Rosevill Press-Tribune Ike Dobson:  Work (916) 774-7957,