2013-14 Men's Golf News
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April 22, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team completed its 2013-14 season Tuesday afternoon by finishing in 10th place after three rounds and three days of competition at the Atlantic Sun Championship at The Legends Course of Chateau Elan.
April 21, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team improved its second-round score by one stroke from its opening 18 on Sunday, but the Eagles sit in 9th place following 36 holes and two days of action at the Atlantic Sun Championship at The Legends Course of Chateau Elan.
April 20, 2014
Freshman Keaton Jones shot a 1-over 73 to pace the FGCU men's golf team at the first round of the Atlantic Sun Championship as the Eagles are tied for 8th place following a 312 total Sunday at The Legends Course of Chateau Elan.
April 19, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team will begin its quest for its first-ever Atlantic Sun Championship on Sunday when the Eagles begin play at the three-day conference tournament at The Legends Course of Chateau Elan.
April 08, 2014
Matt Cote shot a final-round 73 Tuesday to lead the FGCU men's golf team as it completed its final regular-season tournament of the year at the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State on the TPC Craig Ranch course in 12th place.
April 07, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team opened its final regular-season tournament of the year with 36 holes Monday at the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State on the TPC Craig Ranch course by finishing the first two rounds in 13th place.
April 06, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team will travel to the Lone Star State this week to compete in its final regular-season event of the season at the Jim West Intercollegiate hosted by Texas State on the TPC Craig Ranch course.
April 04, 2014
The FGCU Department of Athletics has become just the third school in the nation to partner with Australian-based calendar communication company ECAL to provide Eagles fans the ability to easily input every FGCU sporting event into their personal calendar on their favorite electronic device.
April 02, 2014
FGCU is pleased to invite the public to its 2nd Annual Golf Event at the private Hideout Golf Club on Tuesday, May 6. The event will be a friendly competition among players and a fundraiser to help benefit FGCU Athletics.
March 31, 2014
FGCU Athletics is pleased to unveil 'Birds Eye View' as the official blog of the Eagles, giving fans a unique perspective into news and information about each of the Green and Blue's 15 teams. Fans can access the blog by logging on to FGCUEaglesEye.com.
March 30, 2014
Led by its only under-par round of the tournament courtesy of Mike Andre, the FGCU men's golf team concluded the FAU Slomin Autism Invite in 7th place despite bettering its score each round, concluding with Sunday's 290 total from the par-71 North Course at The Fountains Country Club.
March 29, 2014
Blake Biggs shot an even-par 71 and FGCU improved its round two score by five shots from Friday's opening round, but the men's golf team is tied for 7th place at the FAU Slomin Autism Invite entering Sunday's final round at The Fountains Country Club.
March 28, 2014
Led by a trio of low-70 scores from Jake Sherwin (72), Jack Hernandez (73) and Blake Biggs (74), the FGCU men's golf team is tied for 6th place after the first round of the FAU Slomin Autism Invite at The Fountains Country Club.
March 27, 2014
Coming off a strong finish by placing second at the FAU Spring Break Championship last year, the FGCU men's golf team will return to action Friday-Sunday, Mar. 28-30, as part of the newly-named FAU Slomin Autism Invite at The Fountains Country Club.
March 17, 2014
NAPLES, Fla. -- The FGCU men's golf team overcame windy conditions to conclude the Talis Park Collegiate Challenge with a fourth-place finish. The Eagles carded rounds of 301, 297 and 304 for a total of 902, just one stroke behind third place and 12 strokes out of second place.
March 17, 2014
Fueled by one of the best second rounds in the field, the FGCU men's golf team overcame windy conditions and finished day one of the Talis Park Collegiate Challenge hosted by Ball State University in fifth place following rounds of 301 and 297 for a 598 total, just five shots out of second place.
March 15, 2014
Coming off a tournament win, the FGCU men's golf team will look to claim another valuable title on Sunday and Monday, Mar. 16-17, at the Talis Park Collegiate Challenge. The inaugural event, hosted by Ball State University, will take place at Talis Park Golf Club.
March 04, 2014
HARMONY, Fla. -- With a closing round of 6-under par from Matt Cote, the FGCU men's golf team carded a combined score of 281 in the final round to earn first place at the Harmony Preserve Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon. The Eagles produced scores of 288 and 285 on Monday and finished with a total of 854 through three rounds of action.
March 03, 2014
HARMONY, Fla. -- Led by Jack Hernandez's third-place ranking, the FGCU men's golf team holds second place after two rounds at the Harmony Golf Preserve Intercollegiate with a team score of 573. The Eagles stand just five strokes behind tournament leader Northwood University.
March 03, 2014
MACON, Ga. -- The Atlantic Sun is one of 15 college conferences to have its own branded destination on WatchESPN, the network announced today.
February 26, 2014
Under the umbrella of the FGCU Athletics Life Skills Program, the Fifth Annual Hillmyer-Tremont Foundation Academic Honors Luncheon was held on Wednesday, Feb. 26 in the Cohen Center Ballroom on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University.
February 17, 2014
FGCU Athletics continues to epitomize what embodies a student-athlete as the Eagles extended their outstanding performance in the classroom with a record-tying 3.31 semester GPA and record-breaking 3.33 cumulative GPA for the fall of 2013.
February 04, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team concluded its season-opening tournament Tuesday at the Sea Best Seafood Invitational in 11th place at the iconic THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.
February 03, 2014
The FGCU men's golf team opened the spring portion of its season Monday at the Sea Best Seafood Invitational in 9th place after the second round of the day at the iconic THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass was suspended due to darkness.
February 01, 2014
After a two-month break from competitive action, the FGCU men's golf team begins its spring season against some of the nation's best teams at one of the country's most iconic courses when it tees off in the Sea Best Seafood Invitational at THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass Monday (Feb. 3) and Tuesday (Feb. 4).
December 20, 2013
FGCU Athletics raised a gross figure of $377,000 thanks to generous support of the FGCU community. The Athletics department extends its most sincere thank you to all the volunteers and supporters that made this event such a huge success.
December 10, 2013
In the midst of a promising season that has seen the program jump 48 spots so far in the national rankings, the FGCU men's golf team and head coach Brent Jensen have landed highly-touted incoming freshmen Robert Renner and Anthony Quintessenza during the early signing period.
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 05, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team wrapped up its fall schedule Tuesday with a seventh-place finish at the North Florida/Georgia Southern Intercollegiate. Matt Cote led the Eagles with a final-round 75 to finish in sixth place overall in the field of 84 golfers with a three-round total of 218.
November 04, 2013
Matt Cote shot rounds of 74-69 (-1) and sits in a tie for second place as the senior led the FGCU men's golf team to a fourth-place showing after 36 holes on a windy, wet day one of the North Florida/Georgia Southern Intercollegiate on Monday at Deerwood Country Club.
November 03, 2013
Coming of a tournament win at the Cobra-PUMA Invitational in its own backyard last week, the FGCU men's golf team looks to conclude the fall portion of its 2013-14 schedule on a high note as the Eagles head to the UNF/Georgia Southern Intercollegaite on Monday and Tuesday.
October 30, 2013
Following three consecutive rounds in the 60s which resulted in a tie for first place at the Cobra-PUMA Invitational earlier this week at Miromar Lakes Golf Club, sophomore Edward Figueroa has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Golf Player of the Week.
October 28, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team carried a 15-shot lead into the final round of the Cobra-PUMA Invitational at Miromar Lakes Golf Club, and the Eagles comfortably held on by 13 strokes to win the tournament title for the third straight year with a final-round 287 on Monday.
October 27, 2013
Behind a slew of players who shot low scores during Sunday's first and second round, the FGCU men's golf collectively finished 8-under par to lead the Cobra-PUMA Invitational at Miromar Lakes Golf Club by 15 shots entering Monday's final round.
October 25, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team will look to defend its tournament title as the Eagles tee it up in their own backyard Sunday and Monday, Oct. 27-28, at the Cobra-PUMA Invitational hosted by Xavier University at Miromar Lakes Golf Club.
October 24, 2013
The FGCU Department of Athletics has announced the promotion of Denise Da Silveira to Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Sales, as appointed by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh this week.
October 22, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team concluded the 54-hole Pinetree Intercollegiate at Pinetree Country Club with a final-round 303 Tuesday, wrapping up the two-day event in 7th place. Sophomore Jake Sherwin shot the Eagles' low round of the day by shaping an even-par 72 out of the 7,108-yard layout.
October 21, 2013
Playing competitively for the first time in a month, the FGCU men's golf team improved three spots from round one to round two on Monday at the Pinetree Intercollegiate as junior Jack Hernandez led the Eagles with a pair of even-par rounds of 72 to tie for 5th overall through 36 holes of the 54-hole event.
October 20, 2013
After nearly a month off, the FGCU men's golf team will travel to Kennesaw, Ga. to take part in the 2013 Pinetree Intercollegiate hosted by Kennesaw State at Pinetree Country Club.
October 15, 2013
FGCU Athletics has named men's golfer Jake Sherwin (Fort Myers, Fla./Evangelical Christian HS) and women's cross country runner Kelly Perzanowski (St. Clairsville, Ohio/St. Clairsville HS) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of September.
October 01, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles Club Advisory Board has announced the creation of the Naples Advisory Committee (NAC) in order to reach a larger audience and stretch awareness and support for FGCU Athletics.
September 24, 2013
Senior Matt Cote jarred the first hole-in-one of his career on Tuesday as the FGCU men's golf team finished eighth at the Saint Mary's Invitational at Black Horse and Bayonet Golf Course. The Eagles closed the event with a team score of 301 in the final round to give them a total of 893 for the week. Sophomore Jake Sherwin paced the Eagles efforts with a 3-over par score of 219 for the week that landed him in a tie for the 10th position overall.
September 23, 2013
Led by an opening-round 72 and a second-round 71 from sophomore Jake Sherwin, the FGCU men's golf team sits in a tie for 6th place following day one of the two-day, 54-hole Saint Mary's Invitational at Bayonet and Blackhorse Golf Course.
September 22, 2013
Coming off an 11th-place finish at the competitive Golfweek Conference Challenge in Iowa last week, the FGCU men's golf team returns to action Monday and Tuesday in California as part of the Saint Mary's Invitational at Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Course.
September 20, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University Department of Athletics has announced the addition of Jamie Church to the athletics communication staff, as released by Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh.
September 17, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team concluded its season-opening Tournament on Tuesday, finishing in a tie for 11th among a strong field at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. No Eagle finished with a three-round total higher than 230 and each shot scores between 74-78 in the final round. Blake Biggs shot a team-low 221, including a 74 in the closing round.
September 16, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team continued its season-opening tournament Monday in the second round at the competitive Golfweek Conference Challenge, improving its overall score from day one. All five Eagles shot between 72 and 76, led by sophomore Edward Figueroa's 72.
September 15, 2013
Behind an opening-round even-par 72 from junior Blake Biggs, the FGCU men's golf team began its 2013-14 schedule with a 10th-place first-round showing at the competitive Golfweek Conference Challenge hosted by the University of Iowa Sunday afternoon.
September 14, 2013
The Florida Gulf Coast University men's golf team commences its season Sunday-Tuesday (Sept. 15-17) at the Golfweek Conference Challenge hosted by the University of Iowa where it will tee it up against some of the toughest competition in the nation.
August 19, 2013
A recap of Eagle Revolution built exclusively from tweets.
August 16, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the 2013-14 year about to commence, FGCU student-athletes will look to build off a record-setting academic performance during the 2012-13 year in which they posted a 3.31 term GPA for the Spring Semester and 3.29 cumulative GPA.
June 10, 2013
The FGCU men's golf team will have a new home course starting in 2013-14. The Eagles will call Southwest Florida's only Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course the Old Corkscrew Golf Club (OCGC) their home, utilizing its first-class facilities to continue their growth into one of the nation's top programs.