Haverford competes at the NCAA Division III level in the
Centennial Conference.The track and field and cross country teams have often been among the best in the division. In 1997, then-senior Karl Paranya was the
first and still the only Division III runner to run a 4:00 mile, running 3:57.6.The men's soccer team is the nation's oldest and was the winner of the first
intercollegiate soccer match over Harvard College in 1905.The College's football team disbanded after the 1971 season.