High Point Panthers Logo

High Point Panthers Logo
In spite of the Panthers nickname, the athletic program representing High Point University in North Carolina has used a logo featuring a panther for only eight years.

Meaning and history

High Point Panthers logo history


The High Point Panthers logo adopted in 1976 was a violet roundel featuring the letters “HP” and the name of the university. In 1996, it was replaced by an “HP” monogram.
The 2004 emblem featured a panther lying over the name of the team and the university. Eventually, in 2012, a new High Point Panthers logo was adopted, which included only the letters “HPU” going down from the left to the right.

High Point Panthers basketball

High Point Panthers basketball logo
The men’s basketball program boasts the following results:

  • the NCAA Division II Tournament: two appearances
  • the National Invitation Tournament: two appearances
  • the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament: two appearances
  • the NAIA Tournament: seven appearances

High Point Panthers soccer

High Point Panthers soccer logo
The men’s soccer team is coached by EJ O’Keeffe, while the head coach of the women’s team is Brandi Fontaine.