Games and Athletic Student Organizations

Be sure to file the 2016-2017 Organization Information Form to have your organization's most current information listed on the Leadership and Student Involvement website. Don't see your group? You aren't registered for this year yet. Complete the form above to begin that process!

Athletic Training Club

We, the members of the University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Training Club, here by associate ourselves to expanding the overall scope of our educational experience by means of promoting educational activities, that we might establish closer contact with those who are involved in our future profession.

President: Emily Anne Smith | Email:

Chaotic Movement

Chaotic Movement is a dance team designed to allow students at Southern Miss to express themselves through dance. We are not just a dance team; we also participate in community service projects as well. The team gives students a chance to be a part of something that is bigger than themselves and also a place where they can feel that they belong.

President: Abreana Spight  |

Dixie Darlings

The Dixie Darlings is a dance team that performs at football games, pep rallies, and community service events with the Pride of Mississippi.

President: Emily Gurtner | Email:

Edge- Dance Collective | Not registered for 2016-2017

Edge is a club where all genders, races, and dance styles are welcome. Our goal is to educate the campus and community about the power of dance.  

President:  | Email: 

High D.E.F.

All male dance crew. We are mainly a hip-hop crew but we take types of dancers who are willy to learn. We are a brotherhood of dancers who strive for greatness on and off campus.

President: Leonardo Blount | Email:

Men’s Ultimate Frisbee

The USM Men's Black Gold Ultimate team competes in the sport of Ultimate Frisbee. We are a group of guys that aims to have a good time while playing the sport we love. Our goal is to teach players the skills they need in order to compete at the collegiate level while also creating a fun, comfortable athletic experience. We travel to many tournaments all over the region. We welcome any newcomers, regardless of skill level or experience. For more information, contact David Walker at

President: Tyler Phillips | Email:

Rhythm Rush Dance Team

Rhythm Rush was created to fulfill the desires of young women who are motivated to practice with dedication, perform with vigor, and develop movement and choreography skills. With styles varying from jazz, hip hop, and contemporary-majorette fusion, Rhythm Rush is not only an organization, but a dance sensation for the eyes and ears of the student body at the University of Southern Mississippi.

President: Brianna Glenn | Email:

Rugby Football Club

The USM Rugby Football Club takes part in the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) throughout the school year. The team is open to all male students who are willing and able to learn the game. 

President: Ryan Dufrene | Email:

Social Dance Club

The Southern Miss Social Dance Club seeks to provide a fun and comfortable environment for students to not only learn ballroom dance but also to put it to use by dancing it socially. It's a healthy mix of instruction and open dancing. Come join us to find out what it's all about and make some new friends along the way! 

President: Rene Cardona | Email:

Table Tennis Club | Not registered for 2016-2017

The USM Table Tennis club meets weekly for practice and friendly competition between the members of the club. The club also participates in tournaments and host an annual school wide tournament.

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Tennis Club | Not registered for 2016-2017

Southern Miss Tennis Club will give students and faculty/staff an opportunity to enjoy playing tennis at a recreational and competitive level. Many student that we approached showed enthusiasm when told about the potential start of a tennis clu

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Student Eagle Club

The Student Eagle Club works to involve USM students in an excitement-oriented organization that is committed to supporting and promoting all Southern Miss athletic programs. We are the largest student-based organization at Southern Miss.

President: Keeyuania Pannell | Email:

Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

To unite the voice of the student-athlete population, and to serve in an advisory role to the Athletics Department regarding issues relevant to student athlete’s welfare, access and equity.

President: Danielle Block | Email:

Quidditch Team

Beginning in 2005, quidditch is a co-ed, full contact sport played by over 300 teams around the world. As a combination of dodge ball, flag football, rugby, basketball and soccer, quidditch has a position for a variety of people. We travel and meet people from all over the country.

President: Erin Palmer | Email:

Game Over

Game Over is dedicated to uniting the student body by the power of stress-free relaxation and socialization through the vessel of gaming. We strive to satisfy USM's video/card/board gaming needs. We're a due free organization for students.

President: Derek Valdez | Email:

Women’s Lacrosse Club

Lacrosse is a team sport that involves 12 players playing at once on the field. Much like soccer, field hockey, and basketball, it takes endurance and coordination to play. No lacrosse experience is required. The only requirement is that you must have played a sport in high school. Our lacrosse program is a completely student organization. From fundraising to volunteering we are fully involved. The program has developed over the past few years and every year we improve in increasing the number of committed new players. We have kept our traveling roster at 13, but we hope to increase it to at least 20 this semester.

President: Emily Stahly | Email:

Golden Wings Womens’ Ultimate Frisbee | Not registered for 2016-2017

The Golden Wings Womens' Ultimate team is a team of women who are highly dedicated to learning the sport of ultimate frisbee. We practice every Tuesday and Thursday night, and go to various tournaments in the country. We have previously attended tournaments in Tupelo Ms, Starkville Ms, Gainesville Fl, and Baton Rouge La. Since the team is new, we focus on recruitment of women around campus and improving our game. Our future goal is to be a strong, competitive team.

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