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Code of Ethics

It is the duty of all concerned with Athletics at Hampden-Sydney College:

  1. To emphasize the proper ideas of sportsmanship, ethical conduct, and fair play.
  2. To eliminate all possibilities which tend to destroy the best values of the game.
  3. To stress the values derived from playing the game fairly.
  4. To show courtesy to visiting teams and officials.
  5. To establish a happy relationship between visitors and hosts.
  6. To respect the integrity and judgement of sports officials.
  7. To achieve a thorough understanding and acceptance of the ODAC and of the NCAA rules of the game and standards of eligibility.