December 03, 2013
The FGCU Athletics Development Office is pleased to announce that the 4th Annual "Night at the Nest" gala that will be held this coming Sunday, Dec. 8, at Alico Arena is sold out.
November 19, 2013
FGCU Athletics has named men's tennis player Jordi Vives (San Sebastian, Spain/IES Ferran Tallada HS/USC) and volleyball player Whitney Masters (Selma, Indiana/Wapahani HS) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of October.
November 10, 2013
Continuing to broadcast the success of FGCU Athletics in a national spotlight, men’s tennis junior Jordi Vives (Barcelona, Spain/IES Ferran Tallada/USC) outplayed some of the biggest names in college tennis and was crowned champion of the 2013 Dick Vitale Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic. Soaring past top-ranked opponents, Vives’ win of the main singles draw puts FGCU into an inclusive winner’s circle founded by previous winners Florida, Virginia and Pepperdine.
November 09, 2013
"What time is it? Break time!" Those were the words cheered by the FGCU men's tennis team as junior Jordi Vives defied expectations to upset the top team in college tennis in straight sets. Making day two of the Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic one for the record book, Vives posted a pair of victories over exceptional opponents to advance to the finals of the high-competitive main singles draw.
November 08, 2013
In the words of tournament host Dick Vitale, three members of the FGCU men’s tennis team stuck out as PTPers, or prime-time performers, as they picked up wins in the main draw during day one of the Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic. Staying alive after the opening round of doubles play were partners Tianyu Bao (Tianjin, China/Bayshore HS) and Lance Lvovsky (Dania, Fla./Broward Virtual School/Jacksonville), while Jordi Vives (Barcelona, Spain/IES Ferran Tallada/USC) picked up the Eagles’ only win in the highly-competitive main singles draw.
November 07, 2013
Four tournaments and 99 matches later, The FGCU men’s tennis team will conclude its fall season at the highly anticipated Dick Vitale Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic this weekend at the Lakewood Ranch Country Club.
October 27, 2013
As day three of the FGCU Fall Invitational came to a close, the FGCU men’s tennis team successfully protected The Nest as they picked up both the singles and doubles titles in the top draw for the second consecutive year. To start the day Jordi Vives (Barcelona, Spain/IES Ferran Tallada/USC) and Tianyu Bao (Tianjin, China/Bayshore HS) united to clinch the doubles draw before they returned to face each other in the singles final.
October 26, 2013
With day two of the FGCU Fall Invitational in the books, the FGCU men’s tennis team seems to be on track for a repeat sweep of the both the singles and doubles top draw titles as two of the four players competing for the two trophies represent the Green and Blue.
October 25, 2013
As day one of the FGCU Fall Invitational drew to a close the FGCU men’s tennis team exited the courts boasting a 9-4 record after just two rounds of play in the main singles draws. The Eagles kicked-off their successful ways as they went a perfect 6-0 in the first round of singles play earlier this morning.
October 24, 2013
After a month on the road, the FGCU men’s tennis team is set to play in The Nest for the first time this fall season as they welcome six other programs to the fifth annual FGCU Fall Invitational, beginning on Friday and running through Sunday at the FGCU Tennis Complex.