Athletics Makes Huge Impact

David Haney Experience, Features, Spring 2022

Alejo Binaghi played soccer and dreamed of being a professional player since he was three years old. Today, because of the University of Mobile intercollegiate athletic program, that dream is within his grasp. After an outstanding year that brought the Rams to a second-place finish in the NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championship finals in December 2021, UM student athletes and …

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David Haney Experience, Spring 2021

The word “unusual” may be putting it lightly for collegiate athletic programs across the United States in 2020-2021. Athletic departments, including at the University of Mobile, saw spring athletic seasons for several sports come to an abrupt halt due to the global COVID-19 pandemic that swept across the United States in early 2020. Teams at UM that saw their seasons …

Rams Round-Up Fall 2020

David Haney Experience, Fall 2020

Beach Volleyball Starts Spring 2021  The University of Mobile adds one of the fastest-growing sports in the nation – beach volleyball – to its athletic line-up this year. The program serves up its inaugural season during spring semester of 2021. That gives UM a total of 19 sports, making the Rams one of the largest athletic programs in the National …

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David Haney Features, Spring 2020

Beach Volleyball Coming Spring of 2021 Beach volleyball is one of the fastest-growing college sports in the nation, and the University of Mobile will join the competition when the Rams beach volleyball program starts in the 2020-2021 academic year. Indoor volleyball Head Coach Jon Campbell will lead the new beach volleyball program, assisted by current indoor volleyball assistant coaches Amber …

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David Haney Experience, Fall 2019

Mike Jacobs Named Athletic Director The founder of University of Mobile’s baseball and softball programs and head coach of UM baseball, Mike Jacobs, is the university’s new athletic director. The UM Athletic Department is one of the largest in the NAIA, with 18 varsity sports. Jacobs remains head coach of the baseball program and enters his 31st season in that …