2013-14 Athletics News News
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April 24, 2014 | Athletics News
The FGCU Athletic Department celebrated its stellar 2013-14 campaign Thursday night during the annual Senior Send-Off and Awards Ceremony held on campus in the Cohen Center Ballroom.
April 21, 2014 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Athletics News
The FGCU Department of Athletics proudly unveiled its four finalists for the prestigious 2014 Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award on Monday.
April 04, 2014 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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.
February 26, 2014 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Featured Athletes, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Cheerleading, Academic Success, Athletics News
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 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Academic Success, Athletics News
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 | Baseball, Softball, Athletics News
This weekend (Feb. 6-9) the FGCU Athletics Department will be hosting the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team who will be making a series of appearances in the area headlined by an exhibition game against the FGCU Celebrity Team at Swanson Stadium on Saturday at 3 p.m.
January 06, 2014 | Women's Basketball, Swimming & Diving, Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has named women's basketball player Stephanie Haas (Avon Lake, Ohio/Magnificat High School) and swimmer Karen Vilorio (Tegucigalpa, Honduras/Elvel School) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of December.
December 20, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
At home men's and women's basketball games during the 2013-14 season, FGCU Athletics will have boxes placed at the main entrance of Alico Arena to accept food donations from the public to go towards supporting the FGCU Food Pantry and the Harry Chapin Food Bank.
December 05, 2013 | Men's Basketball, Women's Tennis, Academic Success, Athletics News
FGCU Athletics has named men's basketball player Chase Fieler (Parkersburg, W. Va., Parkersburg South HS) and women's tennis player Bettina Botha (Cape Town, South Africa, De Kuilen HS) as recipients of the Northwestern Mutual Academic Student-Athletes of the Month Award for the month of November.
December 03, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 20, 2013 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
With the 2013-14 FGCU men's and women's basketball seasons just underway, Eagles Club members and fans will have an opportunity to attend and listen to the first FGCU Coaches Show of the year on Thursday night as head men's coach Joe Dooley and head women's coach Karl Smesko will sit down with host Bill Banfield starting at 5:30 p.m.
November 19, 2013 | Men's Tennis, Volleyball, Athletics News
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 19, 2013 | Athletics News
In an effort to step up its game, FCGU's Eagles Club Advisory Board is reaching out to fans in Sarasota and Charlotte counties as it forms the Sarasota Advisory Committee to build support for the FGCU Athletics program.
October 24, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 23, 2013 | Athletics News
Jonathan DeMarie has been named FGCU's assistant athletic trainer and will directly oversee the baseball, men's golf and women's golf programs, Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced this week.
October 15, 2013 | Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Athletics News
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 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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 20, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Athletics News
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.
August 22, 2013 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
Following a 2012-13 season in which the FGCU men's basketball team advanced to the Sweet 16 and the women's basketball team qualified for its record-setting sixth straight postseason, the Athletic Department has named recently graduated Sherwood Brown and redshirt senior Sarah Hansen its recipients of the 2012-13 Most Outstanding Male & Female Student-Athlete awards.
August 19, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Featured Athletes, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Cheerleading, Athletics News
A recap of Eagle Revolution built exclusively from tweets.
August 16, 2013 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Academic Success, Athletics News
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.
August 15, 2013 | Academic Success, Athletics News
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Riding the waves of the greatest season in FGCU history in 2012-13, all fifteen Eagles teams are set to continue that athletic and academic success in 2013-14.
August 14, 2013 | Athletics News
FORT MYERS, Fla. - For the fourth consecutive year, FGCU Athletics will commence the start of a new school year by hosting the Eagle Revolution in Alico Arena on Monday, Aug. 19, at 7 p.m. With nearly 2,000 Dirty Birds already signed up, a record crowd of FGCU students are expected to attend to meet and interact with the student-athletes and coaches who have been instrumental in FGCU's nine team and individual NCAA Championship appearances over the last two years, capped by men's basketball's run to the Sweet 16 in March.
July 31, 2013 | Athletics News
MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Azul topped Northern Kentucky's Victor E. Viking in the finals of the Atlantic Sun Conference Most Valuable Mascot Challenge with a total of 5,844 votes.
July 30, 2013 | Athletics News
DUNK CITY, Fla. - Jason MacBain, who has spent the past three years at St. Bonaventure University, has been named the Director of Athletics Communications at FGCU, Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh announced Tuesday.
June 11, 2013 | Athletics News
FGCU Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh has been named an Under Armour Athletics Director of the Year it was announced on Monday by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA).
May 30, 2013 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Athletics News
FGCU men's and women's basketball season tickets are selling fast and the FGCU athletic department announced the final winner of its month-long drawing that is part of its renewal incentive program.
May 29, 2013 | Athletics News
The Florida Gulf Coast University Athletics Department announced Wednesday that they have entered into a new partnership with Southwest Florida's Ford dealer, Coconut Point Ford, to become an official auto dealership of FGCU Athletics.