Avila Athletics History
The Mabee Foundation offers Avila a $500,000 challenge grant, for construction of a new Fieldhouse.
Men's soccer is started with 17 freshman and two transfer students. They reach district playoffs coached by Pete Tumminia.
Avila introduces intercollegiate volleyball and women's basketball, intramural, and recreational sports programs.
The college launched a men's basketball program led by Bill Waris.
Avila alumni organize their first major Homecoming activity. Male students live on campus for the first time.