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Baseball: Owls drop game against UCF

Baseball: Owls drop game against UCF

April 26, 2016

Coming off a win against Florida International University on Sunday, Florida Atlantic baseball picked up a loss against the Knights from the University of Central Florida on Tuesday night.

Baseball: Owls win two games against Saint Joseph’s, fourth straight overall

Baseball: Owls win two games against Saint Joseph’s, fourth straight overall

March 9, 2016

Riding a two-game winning streak, Florida Atlantic baseball picked up two wins in two days against the Hawks from St. Joseph’s University.

Women’s Basketball: The Owls pick up their fourth straight loss against the UAB Blazers

Women’s Basketball: The Owls pick up their fourth straight loss against the UAB Blazers

February 7, 2016

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball picked up its fourth straight loss Saturday night against the University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazers by a score of 67-62. The Owls (11-11, 3-8 Conference USA) gave up the lead for the first time in the game in the second quarter, and allowed the Blazers (11-11, 3-8 Conference USA) to get out to an eight-point lead by the end of the third quarter. “We have to play better, we have to stop letting teams shoot over 45 percent from the field against us, and in turn we have to shoot better than 35 percent,” head women's basketball coach Kellie Lewis-Jay said. “[Today] was a combination of bad shooting and not playing good defense.”

Women’s Basketball: Ali Gorrell leads team in 91-77 win over Akron

Women’s Basketball: Ali Gorrell leads team in 91-77 win over Akron

November 14, 2015

Women’s Basketball won their 2015-16 season opener at home Friday night against the Akron Zips by a score of 91-77. Florida Atlantic (1-0) never surrendered the lead a single time during the course of the game, only allowing the Zips (0-1) to get within a point twice in the second half. Offensively the Owls were able to spread the ball and find production from multiple sources, with every player that saw playing time registering at least a point.

Men’s Soccer: Thomas Gallitz goal gives Owls 1-0 victory versus North Florida

Men’s Soccer: Thomas Gallitz goal gives Owls 1-0 victory versus North Florida

October 29, 2015

Men’s soccer earned their second win of the season Wednesday night against University of North Florida, beating them 1-0. Before the game, the Owls (2-11-2) held their annual Senior Night. Midfielders Ramon Whittaker, Daniel Montoya, Ronald Garcia and defenders Patrick Darby and Michael Quinn all were honored before the game in a ceremony with their families.