Cortland Red Dragons

The Cortland Red Dragons are composed of 23 teams representing the State University of New York at Cortland in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming & diving, and track and field. Men's sports include baseball, football, and wrestling. Women's sports include field hockey, golf, gymnastics, volleyball, tennis, and softball. The Red Dragons compete in the NCAA Division III and are members of the State University of New York Athletic Conference for most sports, except for the football team, which competes in the Empire 8 Athletic Conference.[2]

Cortland Red Dragons
UniversityState University of New York at Cortland
ConferenceState University of New York Athletic Conference, New Jersey Athletic Conference
NCAADivision III
Athletic directorMike Urtz
LocationCortland, New York
Varsity teams23
Football stadiumSUNY Cortland Stadium Complex
Basketball arenaWhitney T. Corey Gymnasium
Baseball stadiumRobert H. Wallace Field
Other arenasAlumni Arena
NicknameRed Dragons
ColorsRed and White[1]

Cortland Red Dragons wordmark.svg


Men's Women's
Baseball Basketball
Basketball Cross Country
Cross Country Field Hockey
Football Golf
Ice Hockey Gymnastics
Lacrosse Ice Hockey
Soccer Lacrosse
Swimming & Diving Soccer
Track and Field Softball
Wrestling Swimming & Diving
Track and Field


Cortland has had nine Major League Baseball Draft selections since the draft began in 1965.[3]

Year Player Round Team
1970 Fred Bruntager 31 Tigers
1996 Eric Sparks 30 Expos
1997 Alex Steele 16 Tigers
2000 Craig Kerner 13 Expos
2003 Cory Haggerty 18 White Sox
2006 Andrew Mead 40 White Sox
2006 William Groff 29 Cardinals
2007 James Dougher 24 Blue Jays
2009 Matthew Tone 14 Twins



  1. ^ SUNY Cortland Athletics Style Guide (PDF). Retrieved December 26, 2017.
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  3. ^ "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "State University of New York at Cortland (Cortland, NY)"". Retrieved 2013-09-05.

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