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

Baseball: FAU use strong start to defeat the University of Central Florida

May 16, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball defeated the University of Central Florida 9-4 Tuesday night in West Palm Beach after a heavy scoring burst early in the game put them ahead for good.

Owls senior third baseman Austin Langham throws a ball to first base during FAU’s game versus the University of Miami on March 1. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Baseball: FAU drops two out of three in series at Western Kentucky

May 14, 2017

In its last away series of the regular season, Florida Atlantic baseball was unable to climb up the Conference USA standings, dropping two games at Western Kentucky over the weekend.

Coach Joan Joyce talks with sophomore Lauren Whitt (19) during a timeout inn the Owls April 14 game versus the University of North Florida. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU eliminated from Conference USA tournament by Western Kentucky

May 11, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball was bounced out the Conference USA tournament by Western Kentucky University 6-5 after surrendering a three run lead late in the game.

Amanda Peck returns to the dugout after flying out in the Owls April 14 game versus Middle Tennessee. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU takes two out of three at UTEP in regular season finale

May 7, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball defeated the University of Texas El-Paso twice in Texas over the weekend, finishing the regular season as the fourth seed for the 2017 Conference USA Tournament.

FAU tight end Tyler Cameron (3) eyes up Marshall defender Tiquan Lang (21) as he picks up five yards in the third quarter of last Saturday’s 33-17 loss. Cameron had 111 receiving yards on the day – more than all other Owls receivers combined. Photo by Max Jackson|Staff Photographer

Football: Three FAU players receive NFL offers as undrafted free agents

April 30, 2017

Several former Owls hoping for their professional football chance did not hear their names called on stage during the 2017 NFL Draft like #103 overall pick and defensive end Trey Hendrickson, but three of them eventually received the phone call they were waiting for.

Trey Hendrickson sacks University of Florida quarterback Treon Harris in the fourth quarter of the Owls 2015 game versus the Gators, forcing Harris to fumble the ball. The sack allowed Hendrickson to tie the program record of 16 career sacks. Photo by Max Jackson

Football: New Orleans Saints select FAU’s Trey Hendrickson with 103rd pick of 2017 NFL Draft

April 28, 2017

Defensive end Trey Hendrickson was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft on Friday night, becoming the first FAU player drafted since D’Joun Smith in 2015.

Emily Lochten leads FAU with 16 home runs 
and 35 RBIs. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

Softball: Emily Lochten speaking up with purpose

April 27, 2017

For many, she is an FAU softball player who wears the jersey number 25 and can hit a ball so hard, you’ll be left wondering...

Esteban Puerta catches a fly ball at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida during the 2016 season. The redshirt junior hit a grand slam in the Owls 13-1 victory over Florida Gulf Coast University on Tuesday night. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU blows out FGCU in its new home away from home

April 25, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball defeated Florida Gulf Coast University 13-1 in the Owls first ever game at their new home away from home — the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach.

Sophomore Tyler Frank hit his eighth home run of the season on Friday. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU wins one of three in the Lone Star state

April 24, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball’s pitching unit allowed a combined 15 runs in the first two games, but shut out the University of Texas at San Antonio on Sunday to avoid a sweep over the weekend in Texas.

Redshirt junior Jason Driskel threw two touchdowns in the Owls spring game. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Football: five takeaways from Saturday’s spring game

April 23, 2017

Florida Atlantic University conducted its annual spring on Saturday afternoon in Boca Raton, giving fans their first look at new head coach Lane Kiffin on the sideline.

Coaches Howard Schnellenberger and Joan Joyce join six others in the class of 2019 FAU Athletics Hall of Fame. Photos respectively by Michelle Friswell and Alexander Rodriguez

FAU’s best coach: Joan Joyce vs. Howard Schnellenberger

April 17, 2017

They both created their programs from scratch. They both put FAU athletics on the map in their respective sports. But between...

Sophomore Lauren Whitt (19) throws the ball toward first base a Middle Tennessee player hit a ground ball to her during her team's game on April 14. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU wins two out of three in hard fought series versus Middle Tennessee

April 15, 2017

FAU Softball defeated Middle Tennessee State University twice and lost once over the weekend in one of its most hard-fought series of the season.