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Eagles Women’s Basketball Claws Past Kentucky for Second Straight Win

Eagles Women’s Basketball Claws Past Kentucky for Second Straight Win

Jeffrey Hrunka, Assistant Sports Editor November 22, 2023

After a dominant win over FIU last Tuesday night, the 2-1 Eagles looked to replicate this performance on Nov. 19 against the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky entered the game with...

FGCU Club Hockey Splits Doubleheader Weekend Against Lindenwood

FGCU Club Hockey Splits Doubleheader Weekend Against Lindenwood

Jeffrey Hrunka, Assistant Sports Editor November 21, 2023

FGCU’s Division II club hockey team returned to Hertz Arena after a weekend sweep at the University of Massachusetts Showcase.  The Eagles defeated Northeastern University 6-2 for their first matchup...

FGCU athletics department makes a statement on racial injustice

FGCU athletics department makes a statement on racial injustice

September 6, 2020

  Reporter: Michelle Alvarez Editor: Michelle Alvarez

EN Photo by Bret Munson // Volleyball coach Matt Botsford talks to his players on the bench during a match at home. Botsford reached 100 wins with FGCU when the Eagles shut out North Alabama on Sunday.

Women’s volleyball maintains perfect conference record, Coach Botsford reaches 100 wins

October 1, 2018

By Jordyn Matez Sports Editor The FGCU women’s volleyball team swept North Alabama University this past Sunday in a three-game series to maintain a perfect record in the ASUN Conference, giving head...

FGCU swimming

Leter named Suriname’s Swimming Sportswoman of the Year

December 29, 2016

FGCU senior swimmer Evita Leter has been named Suriname's Swimming Sportswoman of the Year, announced earlier in the week by the Association of Sports Journalists in Suriname. After being named the top...

FGCU mens basketball

FGCU men’s basketball set to face FAU after six-day game break

December 28, 2016

Going 2-1 before heading into a six-day game break, the FGCU men’s basketball team returns to the hardwood to face FAU on Wednesday, Dec.28. with just two games remaining before the start of Atlantic...

Zach Johnson brings the ball up the floor during 2016 First Four game against FDU. (EN Photo/ Kelli Krebs)

Dunk City returns to Southwest Florida

March 16, 2016

Do you remember where you were when you heard the Eagles made the Sweet Sixteen? Last night, FGCU won its game against Fairleigh Dickinson and qualified for the NCAA tournament. We’re officially in...

The bench celebrates a play  during a 2015 home game. (Photo by Linwood Ferguson)

FGCU rises from injuries, finds depth heading into A-Sun season

January 6, 2016

After a challenging and successful nonconference season, the FGCU women’s basketball team enters conference play with players returning from injuries and a stronger bench following a rocky start to the...

Norelia titled Co-Player of the Week by Atlantic Sun

Norelia titled Co-Player of the Week by Atlantic Sun

January 4, 2016

FGCU forward Marc-Eddy Norelia was named the Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Basketball Co-Player of the Week on Monday, Jan. 4. Norelia shared the honor with Jacksonville's Kori Babineaux. Norelia averaged...

FGCU’s top-10 sports moments of 2015

December 31, 2015

It was an incredible year for FGCU athletic teams. Just nine years into its Division I status and five years of postseason eligibility, that small school from the humid swamps of Florida is quickly becoming...

Photo by Linwood Ferguson.

FGCU goes the extra mile for a victory over Quinnipiac

December 29, 2015

In its first overtime of the season, the FGCU women’s basketball team continued to build depth on the bench. A 71-70 victory over Quinnipiac gave the Eagles a third consecutive win, also adding its tenth...

Stand up paddleboarding continues to ride a wave of popularity

December 26, 2015

An ancient method of transportation has become a trendy new way to spend time on the water in Southwest Florida. Standup paddleboarding continues to ride a wave of popularity through tourist destinations...

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