The Drive to 1887 is an initiative within the Trojan Warrior Club to strengthen relationships, generate pride, and connect all of Trojan Nation with a goal to provide increased financial resources for Troy Athletics. We want to build upon our tradition of success as an Athletics Department and your investment in the Trojan Warrior Club can make a difference for the future of Troy Athletics.

For Pride. For Victory. For Troy.

The Rise of the Trojan Empire

Head coach Billy Atkins & quarterback Sim Byrd led Troy to a 11-1 record and the 1968 NAIA National Championship
Freshman Ted Clem kicked a game-winning 50-yard field goal as time expired to lead Troy to the 1984 NCAA Division II National Championship
Wendell Stephens celebrates his "Grand Slam at Midnight" as Troy would go on to win the 1986 NCAA Division II National Championship
Led by Hall of Fame head coach Don Maestri, Troy advanced to the 1993 NCAA Division II National Championship Game
Junior Louissaint returns a fumble for a touchdown in Troy's nationally televised victory over No. 19 Missouri; Troy's first win over a nationally-ranked opponent
Hall of Fame head coach Larry Blakeney celebrates Troy's first FBS bowl victory at the 2006 New Orleans Bowl
Head coach Chanda Rigby celebrates Troy's 2016 Sun Belt Tournament championship and the school's first berth in the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament

Reach out and educate alumni and fans on their potential impact to Trojan Athletics

Provide improved communication with alumni and fan base through event opportunities, social media, and community involvement

Provide the best membership service and gameday atmosphere in the Sun Belt

Establish the culture and long-term importance of being a part of the Trojan Warrior Club


  • 1,887 members of the Trojan Warrior Club by end of 2021
  • $2.25 million in annual support for calendar year 2021
  • T-Club membership increase by 250%
  • Young Alumni membership increase by 250%
  • T-Roy’s Team membership increase by 250%
  • 100% Troy Athletics staff giving
"Our student-athletes, coaches and staff work hard every day to proudly represent Trojan Nation. These unprecedented times have impacted our budget and resources for our programs. Your investment and participation in the Drive to 1887 will help provide relief, sustain excellence and improve opportunities for Trojan Athletics."

Director of Athletics - Brent Jones


Founded in 1887, Troy University has made its way into the top tiers of academia and collegiate athletics. An investment in the Trojan Warrior Club can help further our trajectory on the national stage and provide Trojan student-athletes with the proper educational, nutritional, and social environments they need to grow to be proud Troy University graduates.


Show your pride in Troy Athletics and become a member of the Trojan Warrior Club. Helping further provide resources and opportunities for Trojan student-athletes in the classroom, fields of competition, and in life.

The T-Club is the platform for former Trojan student-athletes to connect, be recognized, and display their commitment to the success of Troy Athletics.

This program provides cost-effective membership and ticket options for recent graduates to show support and offer opportunities to network.

For Trojan fans from birth to age 17, this opportunity provides a chance for them to feel a part of Troy Athletics by receiving event tickets and invitations to special events.


Trojan Warrior Club Referral Program
  • Recruit 3+ New TWC members – Troy Adidas Gear
  • Recruit 5+ New TWC members – 2 Stadium Club Tickets for home football game
  • Recruit 10+ New TWC members – Invited to road football game as guest of the Athletics Director

Join the Trojan Warrior Club Now!

Have Questions? Contact Our Staff!

Gary Wilbert II • gwilbert@troy.edu • 334-372-4484

Chase Blake • blakec@troy.edu • 910-690-5466