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Good Team Names

Good Team Names That Sound Dignified and Will Make You Feel Proud

A good team name will give your team a specific and unique identity. You can link yourself with other team members with that name, and you will feel proud when someone takes your team's name. It's like several people and one common roof above. Here are some suggestions that will help you out.
Ratnashri Dutta
Last Updated: Apr 9, 2018
Phil Jackson: Former Basketball Coach and Player
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.

Imagine you are in the middle of a football match, and all around you spectators are shouting out 'Shooting Stars', which is the name of your team! How would you feel? Proud. And within you, there would be an urge to live up to your team's name. Thus, it is evident that a team name means a lot to every member of the team.
The following sections are samples of team names for various sports. You also need to keep in mind that the name should somewhat suit the sport and the characteristics of your team. Like, your team can be great with attacking skills, or it could be well-known for fair play, or it could even be great at speed. It would be a good idea to select a name that can highlight this quality. Have a look at the names to follow, and take cues, so that you can come up with your own unique name for your team.
Basketball Team Names
Basketball is your favorite game, and you and your group of friends have started a team in your town! But you have no idea what to name your basketball team. You want something catchy, witty, and of course, unique.

The Defending Champs
The Jump Balls
The Survivors
The Ferocious Killers
Extreme Chasers
Dribbling Machines
The Tall Hunks
Dirty Cheetahs
The Fighters
Lethal Goal-ers
Fear the Fearless
The Smooth Operators


The Pink Ladies
Lady Eagles
The 5 Queens
The Misfits
The Mermaids
Destroying Divas
The Awesome Blossoms
Honey Bees
Wonder Girls
Baseball Team Names
If you have got together with some friends and set up a baseball team, you'd require a nice name for your outfit. Choose from these, or take ideas from them.

Lemon Harang Pie
The Milledge Idiots
The Brawn Supremacy
Take Maholm Tonight
Honey Nut Ichiros
Elisbury Hill
Grass Jokers
Trash Talkin' Pitches
Sheffield of Dreams
Sock it Thome
Gammon's Gamers
Green Monsters
The Weavers
Citizen Cain
Hungry Howies
Frequent Fliers
Football Team Names
Football is a game of skill, endurance, and tactics. Keeping those in mind, you could think of a name for your team. Here are some ideas which you can choose from.
Atomic Fireballs
Blue Giants
Bubble Gum Crew
Cool Cruisers
Emerald Stars
The Gladiators
Gray Hawks
Hurricane Rush
The Invaders
Jedi Knights
Killer Kickers
Midnight Raiders
Mystic Movers
Runaway Train
Speedy Turtles
Stone Crushers
Volleyball Team Names
Volleyball can be played either indoors or on the beach. Think accordingly and come up with a name for your team. Here are a few ideas.
Attack Squad
Black Razors
Beach Crushers
Deep Impact
Flaming Tigers
Fury Girls
Galaxy Girls
Killin' Machine
Lightning Bolts
Mighty Maniacs
Mud Hoppers
Net Surfers
Power Puff Girls
Pink Ponies
Purple Sonics
Royal Strikers
Star Bursts
The Titans
Soccer Team Names
Soccer is an absolute team sport. The name of your team should bring out the qualities of teamwork and togetherness. Here are some names for reference.
Aqua Army
The Imperials
Land Sharks
Shooting Stars
The Smurfettes
Soccer Soldiers
Thunder Bolts
Tropical Storm
Velocity Kickers
The Wizards
Wolf Pack
Kickers Kids
Fundraiser Team Names
Fundraising is not an easy task by any stretch of imagination. Here, it's vital that the name of your team is catchy and stands out, so as to attract attention. Here are some examples.
No Minimum
Team Dynamo
Dollars for Collars
Bring the Change
Drinkin' 'n' Thinkin'
Rack 'em Up
Serves You Right
Power Tippers
Over the Top
Vision Quest
Sand Slingers
Red Diamonds
Chicks With a Tude
Names for Relay for Life
The Relay for Life is a volunteer-driven fundraising event for people suffering from cancer. This event is organized by the American Cancer Society. It gives a platform to all those who are battling with cancer, or who were sufferers previously, to talk about their experiences and encourage others to fight back. You have Relay teams which take turns to walk or run around a track or a path. Each team has a representative on the tracks all the time, and since cancer is a disease which never sleeps, the relays are also overnight. It creates an awareness among people. If you have a team there or are thinking of building one, then it's necessary that you have a good name for your team.
Blessed Wings
Butterflies of Hope
Monarchs on a Mission
Light Side of the Moon
Hope Floats
All Night for the Fight
Hope's Reality
Walking for a Cure
Taking Strides
Praying for Hope

Now, when you choose a name for your own team, make sure that everyone in the team agrees and likes it. Otherwise, there might be conflicts, and there will be no teamwork to show for. A team is all about unity and group work.