Owls baseball sweeps Monmouth in three-game series

Owls baseball sweeps Monmouth in three-game series

Ryan Lynch, Contributing Writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Top Stories

Despite the stormy weather in the area, everything ended up sunny for the Florida Atlantic University Owls against the Monmouth University Hawks. FAU (9-2) swept Monmouth (0-6) in their series, outscoring them 29-5 in the three games. The Owls have now swept two of the first three series of the... Read more »

Gallery: Owls Baseball sweeps Monmouth

Gallery: Owls Baseball sweeps Monmouth

Michelle Friswell, Associate Editor
March 2, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Galleries, Top Stories

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[Story and Gallery] Bailey, Robinson lead Owls over Marshall, 83-73

[Story and Gallery] Bailey, Robinson lead Owls over Marshall, 83-73

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 28, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Florida Atlantic University Owls (13-14, 7-9 in Conference USA) won a close... Read more »

NCAA athletes subject to long practice hours

NCAA athletes subject to long practice hours

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 27, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Coaches will do anything to gain an advantage, even if that means breaking a rule and leaving their athletes with little time for a social life. Wake up at 6 a.m., go to practice, watch game film, finish classes, go to afternoon practice and workouts. A Florida Atlantic athlete’s day is a full one. “I’d... Read more »

[Story and Gallery] Women’s Basketball: Owls unable to close out the game lose against WKU, lose 85-74

[Story and Gallery] Women’s Basketball: Owls unable to close out the game lose against WKU, lose 85-74

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 26, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

  The Florida Atlantic University (12-14, 6-9 in Conference USA) Owls lost against the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in a hard... Read more »

Gallery: FAU Baseball loses to University of Florida 10-8

Gallery: FAU Baseball loses to University of Florida 10-8

Max Jackson and Michelle Friswell
February 25, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Galleries, Sports, Top Stories

The Florida Atlantic University Owls (6-2) fell to University of Florida Gators (7-1) after leading for much of the game. The Owls led until the top of the fourth, when the Gators scored three runs on four consecutive hits to go from being down 3-1 to being up 4-3. The Gators put three runs on the... Read more »

Former cornerback D’Joun Smith tests well at 2015 NFL Combine

Former cornerback D’Joun Smith tests well at 2015 NFL Combine

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 24, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Former FAU cornerback D’Joun Smith was the only Owl in attendance at this year's NFL Combine, and he stood out through the day. Smith finished in the top 15 of the 40 yard dash, bench press, three-cone drill, 20 yard shuttle, and 60 yard shuttle. By many accounts, he displayed the athletic ability... Read more »

Student organizations’ budgets are being cut by 1.4 million

Student organizations’ budgets are being cut by 1.4 million

Gregory Cox and Patrick Martin
February 23, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

There may be more nights watching Netflix and playing video games for FAU students instead of attending activities around campus in the future. All Florida Atlantic student-run organizations that fall under the University Budget Appropriations Committee will have to cut... Read more »

Gallery: Owl’s Baseball beat OSU 2-1 in series

Gallery: Owl’s Baseball beat OSU 2-1 in series

Michelle Friswell, Max Jackson, and Idalis Streat
February 23, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Galleries, Top Stories

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Baseball: Owls take two of three in series against Ohio State

Baseball: Owls take two of three in series against Ohio State

Ryan Lynch, Contributing Writer
February 22, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Top Stories

Despite losing their first game of the season, the Florida Atlantic Owls (6-1) took the other two games of their series against the Ohio State University Buckeyes (4-2). The Owls, who may begin next week as a ranked team in the coaches poll, scored a total of 11 runs and gave up nine in the series. Here’s... Read more »

Gallery: Softball coach Joan Joyce earns 800th win against Florida A&M

Gallery: Softball coach Joan Joyce earns 800th win against Florida A&M

Max Jackson and Jasmine Garvey
February 22, 2015
Filed under Galleries, Softball, Top Stories

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Owls sand volleyball team opens newly constructed courts

Owls sand volleyball team opens newly constructed courts

Jasmine Garvey, Contributing Writer
February 22, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Volleyball

After a special ribbon cutting ceremony and a red-vs-blue showcase of the women’s sand volleyball team, the courts are officially open. President John Kelly and Athletic Director Pat Chung came to welcome the team to the program’s... Read more »