May 16, 2013 | Athletics News
Florida Gulf Coast University is the Bill Bibb Trophy winner for the first time in the school’s history, edging ETSU to claim the 2012-13 Atlantic Sun All-Sports championship.
April 24, 2013 | Athletics News
The Atlantic Sun leader in the Bill Bibb Trophy (All Sports) and Sherman Day Trophy (Women’s All Sports) race thanks to four A-Sun regular season titles, three A-Sun Tournament championships and a fifth straight CCSA title to its credit with two sports remaining, the FGCU athletic department celebrated its stellar campaign Monday night during the annual Senior Send-Off and Awards Ceremony held on campus in the Cohen Center Ballroom.
April 21, 2013 | Academic Success, Athletics News
The FGCU Department of Athletics proudly unveiled its four finalists for the prestigious 2013 Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award on Sunday evening. The winner will be announced during the athletic department's annual Senior Send Off and Awards Ceremony on Monday night (April 22) at the Student Union Ballroom.
April 04, 2013 | Academic Success, Athletics News
Continuing its history of success within the classroom, seven of the fifteen (six men’s and nine women’s) FGCU Division I intercollegiate programs set new records for semester student-athlete grade point average (GPA) and six teams established their highest ever overall GPAs after the Fall 2012 academic semester.
March 14, 2013 | Athletics News
Florida Gulf Coast University claimed regular season championships in men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball and women’s basketball and leads the 2012-13 Atlantic Sun Conference All-Sports race following completion of the 2012-13 winter seasons.
February 12, 2013 | Academic Success, Athletics News
Under the umbrella of the FGCU Athletics Life Skills Program, the Fourth Annual Hillmyer-Tremont Foundation Academic Honors Luncheon was held on Friday, Feb. 8 in the Cohen Center Ballroom on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University.
January 11, 2013 | Athletics News
The Florida Gulf Coast University Athletic Department is proud to announce the new designations for the Eagles Club Advisory Board.
December 10, 2012 | Athletics News
December 03, 2012 | Athletics News
The Florida Gulf Coast Department of Athletics hosted 73 golfers at the Miromar Lakes Beach and Golf Club on Monday, December 3 for the 3rd Annual Eagles Celebrity Classic. The event raised a total of $25,000 that will go towards funding for the FGCU athletic department and its student-athletes.
November 27, 2012 | Athletics News
Through their generous donation and as part of their commitment to the community and education, Managing Partners Leo Boisvert and Erik Heben of Private Wealth Consultants became the sixth exclusive member of the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles Scholarship Society (ESS).
October 04, 2012 | Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has named junior tennis player Lance Lvovsky (Dania, Fla./Broward Virtual School/Jacksonville) and sophomore women’s soccer forward Shannen Wacker (Parker, Colo./Ponderosa HS) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month award.
September 06, 2012 | Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has named sophomore baseball outfielder Michael Suchy (Bradenton, Fla./Southeast HS) and sophomore women's basketball forward Anthi Chatzigiakoumi (Athens, Greece/General Sr. HS of Kallithea) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month award. Suchy and Chatzigiakoumi are the Academic Student-Athletes of the Month for September.
August 29, 2012 | Athletics News
With the first month of the 2012-13 athletic year nearly in the books, FGCU cross country coach Cassandra Goodson and women’s swimming & diving head coach Neal Studd appeared on WRXY-TV’s Sports Light hosted by Paul Lodato, which will air tonight (Wednesday) at 9 p.m.
August 22, 2012 | Athletics News
The student section in Alico Arena was in mid-season form on Monday night (Aug. 20). Over 3,000 FGCU students filled the seats in 'The Nest' as the athletic department helped them celebrate the start of the school year with the third annual Eagle Revolution.
August 15, 2012 | Athletics News
For the third straight year, the FGCU athletic department will help the University's students celebrate the start of the 2012-13 school year by hosting the Eagle Revolution in Alico Arena on Monday, August 20 beginning at 7 p.m. Last year, over 2,500 students create a postseason atmosphere at the kick-off event.
August 13, 2012 | Athletics News
FGCUAthletics.com, the official website of FGCU Athletics, saw an 11.78 percent increase in its website traffic for the 2011-12 school year as compared to the previous 12 months. The website also saw a 44.72 percent increase as compared to the previous 24 months.
August 08, 2012 | Athletics News
On Wednesday, FGCU Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced four administrative title changes heading into the 2012-13 academic and athletic school year.
August 07, 2012 | Athletics News
The Atlantic Sun Conference’s online video distribution service, ASun.TV, has moved from a subscription model to a free one effective fall 2012.
July 19, 2012 | Athletics News
The Atlantic Sun office wants to know who you think is the best mascot in the conference. Fans can vote on our Facebook Page in hopes of advancing their mascot to the next round.
July 09, 2012 | Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has announced the launch of the updated social media directory page on FGCUAthletics.com.
July 02, 2012 | Academic Success, Athletics News
While six teams represented FGCU in the NCAA Tournament or Championship in its first-year of full postseason eligibility in 2011-12, the school’s 237 student-athletes collectively put together its best year in the classroom with a record 3.21 cumulative grade-point average (GPA) that saw 73 percent of the student-athletes achieve a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
June 23, 2012 | Baseball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
After a year in which FGCU was represented in the NCAA Tournament or Championship by six different programs in its first year of Division I postseason eligibility, the Athletic Department named baseball sophomore pitcher Ricky Knapp and women’s basketball redshirt sophomore Sarah Hansen its recipients of the 2011-12 Most Outstanding Male & Female Student-Athlete Awards on Saturday.
June 08, 2012 | Women's Basketball, Academic Success, Athletics News
Nearly a month and a half after being named a co-recipient of the prestigious Eagle Scholar-Athlete award, the highest honor Florida Gulf Coast University bestows upon a graduating senior student-athlete, women's basketball's Courtney Chihil was named the A-Sun's Co-Female Student-Athlete of the Year, along with Lipscomb softball player Whitney Kiihnl.