April 14, 2014 | Women's Golf
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. -- Through the first of three rounds of the Atlantic Sun Championship Tournament, the FGCU women's golf team holds eighth place in the field of ten teams with a team score of 308. The Eagles sit just one stroke out of a tie for sixth place and two strokes out of the top five.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball, Swimming & Diving, Academic Success
FGCU Athletics has named women's swimmer Emma Svensson and baseball player Michael Suchy as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of March.
April 14, 2014 | Softball
MACON, Ga. – After leading the FGCU softball team to three wins this weekend, senior Jessica Barnes (Winter Haven, Fla./Haines City High School) earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors, as announced by the conference on Monday. The accolade is Barnes’ third of her career and first this season.
April 14, 2014 | Sand Volleyball
SIESTA KEY, Fla. – Although not competing as a team, the FGCU sand volleyball team saw five pairs compete at the 2014 Fiesta on Siesta Sand Volleyball tournament this weekend. The Eagles took part in the nation’s largest collegiate sand volleyball tournament on Saturday, April 12 and Sunday April 13.
April 13, 2014 | Women's Golf
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. -- The FGCU women's golf team will begin play at the 25th Atlantic Sun Women's Golf Championship Monday, April 14 at the Pines Lakes Course at the Jekyll Island Golf Club. The tournament will consist of three rounds, with one played each day Monday through Wednesday. The teams will tee off at 8 a.m. each day.
April 13, 2014 | Softball
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Backed again by power hitting at the top of the lineup, the FGCU softball team defeated Jacksonville University 4-0 Sunday afternoon at the JU Softball Complex. The Eagles move to 25-20-1 on the season and 8-10 in Atlantic Sun Conference action, while also earning a series win over JU with two wins in the three-game series.
April 13, 2014 | Baseball
The FGCU baseball team (24-13, 9-3 Atlantic Sun) found themselves locked in a pitcher's duel on Sunday afternoon as Jack English tossed a career-high 7.1 innings but ultimately came away with a loss, 1-0 at the hands of Justin Russell and Jacksonville (12-23, 6-9 A-Sun).
April 12, 2014 | Men's Tennis
Earning a program-record six Atlantic Sun Conference wins while securing the No. 3 seed in next weekend’s A-Sun Championship, the FGCU men’s tennis team claimed its first-ever victory over Stetson, in dramatic fashion, beating the Hatters, 4-3, on Senior Day in The Nest. Posting the match-clinching point for the Green and Blue was Tianyu Bao finding victory in a strenuous three-set match in the No. 2 position.