Athletics

Facilities

List of 5 items.

  • Penson Athletic Center

    The Penson Athletic Center and a Lacerte Family Gymnasium house three full basketball courts convertible either to four full volleyball courts and a full game court, or to an indoor tennis court. Facilities also include: 
    • Two racquetball courts 
    • Climbing wall 
    • Gymnastics area 
    • Dance studio 
  • Athletic Fields

    There are five fields that can be used for soccer and field hockey; a softball complex; an all-weather track; and 65 acres of open space. 
  • Higginbotham Natatorium

    A six-lane 25-yard heated swimming pool is used by all students throughout the year in the development of basic swimming skills, advanced life-saving skills, and various aquatic games. It is also where our interscholastic teams practice. The pool is open to faculty, staff, and students during non-academic hours. An outdoor swimming pool is located adjacent to the Boarding Department. 
  • Tennis Center

    The campus boasts 10 tennis courts and a tennis center which provides spectator viewing for 90. 
  • Hill Family Wellness Center

    The Hill Family Wellness Center is a fully equipped athletic training area; an aerobics/dance facility; and a 4,000 square foot fitness center, which gives the school community a place to use specialized equipment and take classes in exercise and fitness to establish healthy habits of wellness for a lifetime.
Hockaday's athletics facilties rival those of many colleges and universities and attest to Hockaday's recognition of the value and importance of athletics in the overall education of young women today.
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