Athletics

3,388
Donors
112% of 3,000 Donor goal
$593,267
Donated
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Julie Trask photoJulie Trask matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $250Just for Women's Soccer

Matt Zanderigo photoMatt Zanderigo matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500Just for Class of 2011

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $300,000
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Brice Pearce photoBrice Pearce gave $100 because 10 donors gaveJust for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorKristine ’91 & Dave Mitchell gave $1,000 because 160 donors gaveJust for Gymnastics

An Anonymous DonorStephen Marcotte '78 gave $1,000 because 130 donors gaveJust for Men's Cross Country/Track and Field

An Anonymous DonorKathy Brandell-Champagne '84 gave $1,500 because 110 donors gaveJust for Women's Cross Country/Track and Field

An Anonymous DonorDonna Lynne '74 gave $2,000 because 130 donors gaveJust for Field Hockey

An Anonymous DonorBarbara O'Shea '73 and Paula Casey Orehek '81 & John Orehek gave $2,000 because 90 donors gaveJust for Volleyball

Jilliane Friel photoJilliane Friel gave $2,500 because 20 donors gaveJust for Alumni donors (1987-2007) who gave to Women's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorNicole '07 & Travis Zajac gave $2,700 because 190 donors gaveJust for Women's Hockey

An Anonymous DonorBob Treadwell '79 gave $3,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Skiing

An Anonymous DonorKristine ’91 & Dave Mitchell, Lauren Calderone '96 & Ben Nevejans and Kim Osgood Schwab '93 & John '93 Schwab gave $4,000 because 290 donors gaveJust for Swimming and Diving

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous gave $5,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Women's Lacrosse

An Anonymous DonorJack '82 & Lindsey '83 Burns and Pat Manor '93 gave $5,000 because 125 donors gaveJust for Men's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorJennifer & David Wiley P’23 and Doug & Michele Peterson P'21 gave $7,500 because 190 donors gaveJust for Women's Soccer

An Anonymous DonorHowie Bean '78 gave $10,000 because 400 donors gaveJust for Skiing

An Anonymous DonorDoug '66 & Ann Murphy gave $10,000 because 400 donors gaveJust for Football

An Anonymous DonorColleen Bean '79 & Ceal Anderson and Anne Colton Deirmengian ’96 & Carl Deirmengian gave $15,000 because 150 donors gaveJust for Women's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorMat Goldsmith ’91 & Cheryl Guibone ’89, Mike '73 & Marilyn '73 Hickey, Kevin '91 & Emily Knarr and Glenn '94 & Bridget Stewart '96 gave $27,000 because 250 donors gaveJust for Men's Hockey

An Anonymous DonorMatt Witkos '89, Jack Sebastian '88 and Bob Phillips '76 gave $55,000 because 300 donors gaveJust for Men's Soccer
Gifts to Athletics contribute to...
The (603) Challenge 2023
12,605 Donors - $2,952,880 Donated
105%
About

Rise to the challenge during The (603) Challenge! Loyal support from Wildcat Nation provides many opportunities for our student-athletes to thrive in competition, excel in the classroom and be leaders in our community. Make a gift to your favorite team or general athletics fund between April 2 – 6 to help UNH Athletics unlock over $162,000 in underwriter funds from generous athletics donors.  

Plus, there are $300,000 in matching funds up for grabs with a match cap of $300 per person, as well as many other bonus challenges to help you maximize your support. Which team will you support?

Wherever you choose to give during The (603) Challenge, THANK YOU!!!

Bracket Challenge

Introducing the Athletics Bracket Challenge! 

This year, teams will compete in groups to earn the highest percentage increase in donor count compared to last year. The top two teams in each bracket will earn additional bonus funds thanks to the loyal generosity of supporters from the Director of Athletics Advisory Board (DAAB). Check back throughout the challenge for updated standings!

Updates
Thank you Athletics Underwriters!

Thanks to our generous Athletics Underwriters there is over $160,000 in additional bonus funds that our teams can earn during The (603) Challenge!

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Thank you (603) Champions!

Our Athletics (603) Champions take their support to the next level by helping spread the word and encourage former teammates, friends and family to participate in The (603) Challenge and support UNH student-athletes!

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Athletics Leaderboard
SportDonorsRaised ($)Goal (Donors)%
Women's Hockey235$16,644190123.7%
Gymnastics180$13,945160112.5%
Men's Cross Country/Track and Field153$14,170130117.7%
Football423$105,577400105.8%
Women's Soccer214$21,928190112.6%
Skiing592$109,140500118.4%
Women's Basketball220$27,978150146.7%
Men's Hockey270$65,544250108.0%
Swimming and Diving305$37,655290105.2%
Men's Basketball66$19,18012552.8%
Athletics Priorities21$5,0920
Field Hockey153$16,366130117.7%
Women's Lacrosse143$20,583100143.0%
Strength and Conditioning5$1860
Women's Cross Country/Track and Field129$12,923110117.3%
Athletic Scholarships10$1,0260
Volleyball126$10,90890140.0%
Wildcat Fueling Station0$00
Athletics Equipment Room5$2070
Athletic Training33$2,8570
Dorothy T. Hobbs Fund for Academic Support (Endowment)2$3500
Men's Soccer360$87,621300120.0%
Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon44%Alumni
Friends icon29%Friends
Parent icon19%Parents
Book icon9%Students
Suitcase icon4%Faculty/Staff
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Advocates

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Anonymous
Heart icon matched a total of $300,000
Paul College Dean's Advisory Board and Friends photo
Paul College Dean's Advisory Board and Friends
Gave $120,000 during a Challenge!
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COLA alumni and friends
Gave $110,000 during a Challenge!
Sustainability Advisory Board, Stephen Weisbuch '79G, Ali McPherson '96, Timberland Company, Kennebunk Savings Bank photo
Sustainability Advisory Board, Stephen Weisbuch '79G, Ali McPherson '96, Timberland Company, Kennebunk Savings Bank
Gave $80,000 during a Challenge!
A generous group of donors photo
A generous group of donors
Gave $57,000 during a Challenge!
Matt Witkos '89, Jack Sebastian '88 and Bob Phillips '76 photo
Matt Witkos '89, Jack Sebastian '88 and Bob Phillips '76
Gave $55,000 during a Challenge!
COLSA Development Board and Friends photo
COLSA Development Board and Friends
Gave $55,000 during a Challenge!
Sustainability Advisory Board photo
Sustainability Advisory Board
Gave $48,000 during a Challenge!
A group of generous CEPS supporters photo
A group of generous CEPS supporters
Gave $47,500 during a Challenge!
Frederick & Adele Pulitzer, Elizabeth & Kevin McGann, Angela & David Hiley, Todd & Julie Black, John Morrison '76 and Susan '85 & Michael Labrie photo
Frederick & Adele Pulitzer, Elizabeth & Kevin McGann, Angela & David Hiley, Todd & Julie Black, John Morrison '76 and Susan '85 & Michael Labrie
Gave $39,000 during a Challenge!

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