varsity letter

(redirected from Athletic letter)
Also found in: Dictionary.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for varsity letter

an award earned by participation in a school sport

References in periodicals archive ?
With the photo were Cunningham's karate awards, desert-tan combat boots, a paramedic sweat shirt and his high school athletic letter for swimming, football and track.
Carl used that single leg to earn thirteen athletic letters in football, basketball and track at Madison High School before graduating last June.
In the state of Nebraska alone, 68 schools already offer athletic letters to competing junior shooters.
In school he was awarded athletic letters in baseball, basketball, football and track.
He was graduated third in his class from Willcox Union High School and earned 17 athletic letters, playing first base on the baseball team, forward in basketball and tennis doubles; running the mile and 880 in track; and playing every position on the school's six-man football team.