2010-11 Athletics News News
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June 22, 2011 | Athletics News
Florida Gulf Coast Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh has been selected to represent the Atlantic Sun Conference on the NCAA's Championships/Sport Management Cabinet, one of six Division I cabinets that reports to the Leadership Council and Legislative Council.
June 01, 2011 | Athletics News
Men's soccer redshirt junior Adam Glick, women's basketball senior Shannon Murphy and softball senior Courtney Platt have been named the recipients of the FGCU Athletic Department's 2010-11 Most Outstanding Male & Co-Female Student-Athlete Awards.
May 06, 2011 | Athletics News
Just under a year on the job as FGCU's Director of Sports Information, Patrick Pierson will be the featured guest on the newest episode of the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV on Friday night at 8:30 p.m.
May 02, 2011 | Academic Success, Athletics News
With three Atlantic Sun regular season championships and a third straight CCSA title to its credit during the 2010-11 season, the FGCU athletic department celebrated its stellar campaign last Tuesday night during the annual Senior Send-Off and Awards Ceremony held on campus in the Student Union Ballroom.
April 19, 2011 | Academic Success, Athletics News
The FGCU Department of Athletics proudly unveiled its four finalists for the prestigious 2011 Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award on Monday. The winner will be announced during the athletic department's annual Senior Send Off and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 26 at the Student Union Ballroom.
April 15, 2011 | Men's Basketball, Athletics News
Just over two weeks on the job as FGCU's second-ever men's basketball head coach, Andy Enfield will be the featured guest on the newest episode of the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV on Friday night at 8:30 p.m. The FGCU Sports Report, a 30-minute show which showcases all 14 Division I sports at FGCU.
March 17, 2011 | Athletics News
The Florida Gulf Coast University Athletic Department, the United Way, and other supporters, organizations and volunteers, will once again join forces for the second annual Spring Bling event for the real stars of Southwest Florida, the pediatric patients at The Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida, on Saturday, March 19 at 7 p.m.
February 16, 2011 | Athletics News
Made possible thanks to the support of Bank of America, the FGCU Department of Athletics has taken its EAGLE MATH program to 34 different schools in Lee and Collier counties in Southwest Florida since the start of the new year.
February 04, 2011 | Academic Success, Athletics News
The "student" in student-athlete took center stage Friday afternoon as President Wilson Bradshaw was amongst university administrators to honor 44 FGCU student-athletes and cheerleaders who have excelled in the classroom during the second annual Athletic Academic Honors Luncheon in the Student Union Ballroom.
February 04, 2011 | Athletics News
With the spring athletic season quickly approaching, the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV returns for the fourth episode of the spring on Friday night at 8:30 p.m.
February 03, 2011 | Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU student-athletes continued to excel in the classroom during the 2010 fall semester as 163 out of 266 total student-athletes (61 percent) earned a minimum 3.0 grade-point average (GPA) (4.0 scale) during the grading period to earn a spot on the FGCU Athletic Director's Honor Roll. 44 of those student-athletes will be recognized during the department's second annual Athletic Academic Honors Luncheon on Friday afternoon.
January 14, 2011 | Athletics News
With classes back in session and the winter athletic season halfway done, the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV returns for its 18-episode spring season on Friday night at 8:30 p.m. The first showing on Friday will go off at 8:30 p.m. on WGCU (Ch.3).
December 10, 2010 | Athletics News
With the academic semester coming to an end, the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV will also take a short break after this weekend when its fall season finale airs five times, beginning on Saturday morning.
December 06, 2010 | Athletics News
Florida Gulf Coast Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced on Monday that Shelana Poindexter has been named the Director of Compliance. Poindexter takes over the compliance roll from Jessica Rouse who now serves as FGCU's Athletic Academic Coordinator.
December 03, 2010 | Athletics News
Highlighted by an interview with FGCU women's swimming & diving head coach Neal Studd, the fifth episode of the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV will air five times this weekend, beginning with a pair of appearances on Saturday morning and evening.
November 29, 2010 | Athletics News
With the completion of the Atlantic Sun Conference Fall Championship season, FGCU and UNF share the lead for the Bill Bibb Trophy in the combined all-sports race with 102 points. The Eagles claimed both the men's and women's soccer regular-season titles, while the Ospreys won the women's cross country title and qualified for both the women's soccer and volleyball championships.
November 19, 2010 | Athletics News
Already two full weeks into its fall slate, the third episode of the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV will air five times over the weekend with Saturday night's 6:30 p.m. time slot on WGCU as the premiere showing.
November 13, 2010 | Athletics News
After a successful premiere of its inaugural show last weekend, the second episode of the FGCU Sports Report produced by WGCU-TV will air five times over the weekend with Saturday night's 6:30 p.m. time slot on WGCU as the premiere showing.
November 10, 2010 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has announced new three-game ticket packages that are now available to fans for the 2010-11 basketball season - a move that director of athletics Ken Kavanagh hopes will help increase attendance at Alico Arena.
November 06, 2010 | Athletics News
With two Atlantic Sun men's and women's soccer titles to its credit already, the fall has been an exciting time for the FGCU athletic department. On Saturday night, those moments will be showcased in the debut of the FGCU Sports Report, produced by WGCU-TV.
November 02, 2010 | Baseball, Men's Golf, Athletics News
The FGCU Athletic Department will provide the unique combination of fine dining with the total sports experience when it hosts the Dinner on the Diamond event on Sunday, Dec. 5 on the Swanson Stadium Field.
October 14, 2010 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
Fans will get a chance to get their first look at the 2010-11 FGCU men's and women's basketball teams on Monday, Oct. 18 during the “Preseason Party” at Alico Arena. The entire event will run in conjunction with a "Select a Seat Night" where all available seats or seat upgrades for the upcoming season will be marked.
October 14, 2010 | Athletics News
The FGCU men's soccer, men's basketball, women's tennis and softball teams as well as members of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (Eagles Council) participated in a meal packing event to help the nation of Haiti on Friday, Oct. 8 and Saturday, Oct. 9.
September 21, 2010 | Athletics News
FGCU director of athletics Ken Kavanagh, strength and conditioning coordinator Randy Popple and former FGCU starting pitcher Pete Woodworth will serve on the Future of Baseball panel on Wednesday, Sept. 22
September 13, 2010 | Athletics News
The head coaches of FGCU’s 14 Division I sports will put in some overtime today when they help serve food during the first-ever Coaches Social Hour from 5-9 p.m. at Pincher’s Crab Shack in Gulf Coast Town Center.
September 07, 2010 | Athletics News
If your kicks still have plenty of life in them, Nike and FGCU Athletics encourage you to get involved and participate in the ReUse-A-Shoe revolution.
August 20, 2010 | Athletics News
MACON, Ga. - With the FGCU women's soccer team opening the 2010-11 athletics season tonight against Barry University, the Atlantic Sun Insider blog looks back at the top moments from 2009-10.
August 12, 2010 | Athletics News
The 102 members of the Division l-AAA Athletic Directors Association (D1-AAA ADA) have selected FGCU director of athletics Ken Kavanagh as the 1st Vice President for 2010-11.
July 06, 2010 | Baseball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
FGCU baseball junior Chris Sale and women's basketball senior Chelsea Lyles have been named the recipients of the Athletic Department's 2009-10 Most Outstanding Male & Female Student-Athlete Awards.
June 29, 2010 | Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU student-athletes continued to excel in the classroom during the 2010 Spring Semester as 150 out of 240 total student-athletes (63% of the Eagles) earned a minimum 3.0 grade point average (4.0 scale) during the grading period to earn a spot on the Florida Gulf Coast University Athletic Director's Honor Roll.