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Mission Statement


The Athletic Department’s mission is to build values in education, sportsmanship and leadership that will enable our student athletes to enhance their maximum potential in life and to ensure that they are academically prepared for the future.


Philosophy Statement


Laredo College desires to field teams in those sports in which local athletes have an opportunity of participation based upon their athletic skills and the participation levels in local and surrounding high schools.  In addition, we should field teams which reflect the interests of our community.  We should also field teams supplementing with out-of-state athletes.  In this manner, we can field teams which can compete successfully at the conference level of competition.  With this criteria in mind, Laredo College will field teams in Women’s Volleyball, Men’s and Women’s Tennis and Men’s Baseball, Men’s Soccer, Women’s Softball.

The institution operates the intercollegiate athletic program in strict adherence to a stated philosophy and purpose which harmony with and supportive of the institutional purposes.  To this end, Laredo College places a high priority on the overall quality of all educational experiences.  In doing so, it integrates objectives and programs in intercollegiate athletics and intramural sports with academic and development objective to assure assimilation of athletes with other students.




The Athletic Department Vision Statement places a high priority on the quality and scope of the educational experience in this manner, the intent is to strengthen the accomplishment of objectives in athletics as well as academic and developmental objectives. In addition, an atmosphere is created that enables individuals to compete at their level of competency for the enjoyment of the respective sport.

 Student - Athlete Handbook 2019 - 2020






Fort McIntosh Campus

Maravillo Gymnasium Rm. 152 
Laredo College
West End Washington Street  
Laredo, Texas 78040


Phone 956.721.5326

Fax 956.721.5877