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The wheelchair specialized for Garrett Mayersohn allows him to have access to the Student Union. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

A virgin of romance: one FAU student shares his struggles of dating in a wheelchair

April 15, 2017

Every morning, Garrett Mayersohn waits about 30 minutes before he can get out of bed, then gets help taking a shower, going to the bathroom and shaving.

Dalton Schomp led the NCAA in yards per punt during the 2015 season. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Dalton Schomp: FAU’s draft darkhorse

April 13, 2017

Dalton Schomp is no different than most college football players in wanting to play in the NFL, but as a punter, he is taking a path unb...

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Opinion: University Press staff makes its 2017 final four picks

March 16, 2017

The tourney is set, all brackets are in and everyone is waiting to see which top seed will fall first. Three of the University Press’ sports maniacs make their picks on who will be dancing in the final four and their reasoning of why. If you don't agree with any of us, hit the comment section and let us know why, and then tell us who you think will be the last four dancing.

Tyler Frank. Alex Rodriguez | News Editor

Baseball: FAU wins 2-of-3 over Toledo in last weekend series before conference play

March 12, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball lost its first Sunday game of the season, but not before extending its winning streak to five games with wins over the University of Toledo on Friday and Saturday.

Junior Marc Stewart notched his first victory of the season after throwing 5 2/3 innings against Maine on Wednesday. Photo courtesy of FAU Athletics

Baseball: FAU defeats Maine for third consecutive victory

March 9, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball picked up its third consecutive victory after topping the University of Maine 11-3 on Wednesday night in Boca Raton.

Miami’s Carl Chester celebrates at the plate with Romy Gonzalez after hitting a solo home run in the top of the third inning to give the Hurricanes their first lead of the game 1-0. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Baseball: four-run seventh inning leads Miami to victory at FAU

March 1, 2017

In his first appearance of 2017, sophomore Marc Stewart allowed one run in five innings. But for the third straight game, Florida Atlantic baseball’s bullpen gave up a lead as FAU (4-3-1) fell to the University of Miami 5-2 on Wednesday night.

Junior pitcher Alex House  threw his second complete game of the season in his team's win over Marshall on April 14, 2016. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Baseball: Esteban Puerta, Tyler Frank lead FAU to three-game sweep over Monmouth

February 19, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball opened up its 2017 season with a three-game sweep over Monmouth University.

Junior catcher Kevin Abraham recorded two hits in the Owls victory over Monmouth on Friday night. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Baseball: Owls explode for 16 runs in season-opening victory

February 18, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball opened its 2017 campaign with a 16-5 victory over Monmouth University on Friday night in Boca Raton.

Junior Gerdarius Troutman scored a team-high 13 points in the Owls loss at Louisiana Tech on Thursday. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball: Owls can’t tame Bulldogs, lose third straight

February 16, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball lost at Louisiana Tech 95-69 on Thursday night, picking up its third straight loss to follow up its first three-game winning streak in over two years.

CJ Chatham (10) embraces Tyler Frank following Frank's first ever collegiate home run in last year's NCAA Miami regional. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: Replacing CJ Chatham

February 16, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball’s Tyler Frank spent the majority his freshman season behind the plate, a position he hadn't played since his youth days. He surpassed expectations and earned a spot on Conference USA’s All-Freshman Team.

FAU Head Baseball Coach John McCormack | Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: Owls eager after quiet offseason

February 14, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball has had a quiet number of months leading up to its 2017 season compared to its previous ones, and the team couldn’t be more grateful.

Senior Kylee Hanson tosses the ball over to sophomore first baseman Lauren Whitt in the Owls 1-0 victory over North Florida. Hanson stuck out 10 batters in her fist win of the season. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: Owls win season opener, lose later in same night

February 10, 2017

North Texas scored more runs in every inning of its game two victory, than it did in its game one defeat against No. 23 Florida Atlantic softball on Thursday night in Boca Raton.