1993 Trinity Baseball Team: A Case Study of Merging Division III Athletics and Academics

In 1993, Trinty University was the only NCAA Division III school in the State of Texas.  This case study will focus on the status of Division III athletics at Trinity and the impact it had on the competiveness of the 1993 Trinity Baseball team.

In 1993, Trinity University continued to maintain its prestigious academic reputation.    

There was a process to undergo for Trinity to reach the top of the mountain in both athletics and academics.  The early stages of Division III athletics at Trinity created struggles for members of the 1993 Baseball Team -- on the playing field and in the classroom.


Coleman Kvapil