AUSTIN SPORTS TEAMS
Ask any Austinite about their favorite sport and you'll hear about everything from football to roller derby to cycling. It's no secret that this is a sports town. Find out how to experience our world-class sporting events:
AUSTIN BOLD FC
Circuit of The Americas
Founded in 2018, Austin Bold FC is an American professional soccer team that competes in the United Soccer League (USL), a Division II sanctioned league in the U.S. Soccer Federation hierarchy. Home matches are played in an intimate 5,000-seat stadium in the heart of Circuit of The Americas, the premier destination for entertainment and motorsports in the United States. The club’s inaugural season will kick off in March 2019.
AUSTIN BLACKS RUGBY
The Austin Blacks Rugby Club was founded in the spring of 1967, the first club in the Southwestern United States. ARC has since gone on to record many other rugby “firsts” in the years following the inaugural match: 1969, hosted the first tournament; 1971, founding member of the Texas Rugby Union; 1978, became the first rugby club in the United States to purchase its own grounds; 1985 built a clubhouse and is still one of only two rugby clubs in the United States with their own clubhouse and grounds. The Austin Blacks play semi-professionally in Divisions 1, 2 and 3.
AUSTIN ELITE RUGBY
Austin Elite Rugby is a professional rugby union team that was founded in 2017 and competes in Major League Rugby. The team plays a 16-game season and eight of those games are played at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, just north of Austin.
The Huns Rugby Football Club was founded in 1972 as one of the first rugby clubs of its kind in Central Texas. Currently competing on the semi-professional level, the Huns are going pro in 2018 as a part of Major League Rugby. The club plays home games at Huns Field from January to May and are the reigning U.S. Division 1 National Champions.
The Austin Sol is a professional ultimate franchise in the American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL). Their goal is to harmoniously blend the spirit of Austin - friendly, musical and uniquely weird the with athletic sportsmanship that defines ultimate. The team plays home games at various locations around Austin from April through July.
Cedar Park Center
Tickets: 512-236-8333 or austin.dleague.nba.com
2012 NBA D-League Champions, the Austin Spurs play home games from November through April in nearby Cedar Park.
AUSTIN VALKYRIES WOMEN'S RUGBY
The Valkyries have been Austin’s premiere women’s rugby club since 1991. The team provides a competitive and social environment that allows players to express physicality and personality through sport. As a competitive team, the Valkyries field a very talented and experienced side that consistently earns selection to the National Championship tournaments. The team plays professionally in Division 1 and 2.
CENTRAL TEXAS WOLFPACK
Kelly Reeves Stadium
The Central Texas Wolfpack is a public safety football team that competes in the NPSFL. As a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, the team aims to raise money for their designated charities and build camaraderie between various agencies in central Texas. Each game day is centered around the idea of holding an event for the community to rally together and support public safety personnel, while these professionals showcase fitness and skills on the field.
ROUND ROCK EXPRESS
Tickets: 512-255-2255 or roundrockexpress.com
The Round Rock Express is the AAA minor league affiliate of the Texas Rangers. The team plays a 140-game schedule from April through September in Round Rock, north of Austin.
TEXAS ROLLER DERBY
Palmer Events Center
TXRD is an Austin Original Banked Track Roller Derby league that has been wowing crowds since 2001. The five-team league hosts monthly and bi-monthly bouts, January-October, as well as invitational games and scrimmages.
Austin Convention Center
Austin Texas Rollergirls is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity amateur sports organization dedicated to playing and promoting the sport of Women's Flat Track Derby.
Cedar Park Center
Tickets: 512-GOSTARS or texasstarshockey.com
The Texas Stars Hockey Club is the AHL affiliate to the NHL Dallas Stars. They will play in the brand new, state of the art Cedar Park Center. The puck drops from October through April.
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS LONGHORNS
UT Austin Campus
Join other passionate Longhorn fans to watch UT athletes compete in baseball, basketball, football, soccer, track and field, volleyball, swimming and other sports.