Athletic and academic success have become synonymous at Lynn University and this year is no exception. Over 180 Fighting Knights student athletes achieved a 3.0 grade point average or higher while 101 were honored as Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll recipients, as announced on Friday.
Lynn University Athletic Director Devin Crosby has invited six NCAA Division I schools to take on the Division II Fighting Knights during the 2017–18 season. Dubbed the South Florida Showdown, the nine-game series will be hosted by Lynn beginning in August.
Lynn University received a record number of donations and pledges at the 25th anniversary of its Robino Golf Tournament on April 24. The Fighting Knights’ largest fundraiser of the year raised $101,895 for athletic scholarships.
ynn University’s athletics department handed out 38 awards to student-athletes and inducted four new Hall of Fame members at the annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Tuesday night, held at the Wold Performing Arts Center on campus.
BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Lynn University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, as well as others around the country, recognizes April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month by releasing the "It's On Us" campaign in an effort to pledge a personal commitment to help keep women and men safe from sexual assault.
Lynn University’s Mehdi Laalej of the men’s tennis team and Dryden Brous of the lacrosse squad have both been selected as Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week for the second time this season, as announced by the league office on Monday.
With the announcement of the newest tennis and golf national polls on Wednesday, Lynn University proudly represents six athletic programs in their respective national rankings. The Fighting Knights men’s and women’s tennis and golf, baseball and lacrosse teams all occupy a spot in the top-20 of Division II.
Voting for the 2017 Sunshine State Conference SAAC video contest begins on Tuesday, Mar. 21, and ends Thursday, Mar. 30, at 5 p.m. The theme of the contest is 'What Motivates You to Play?' and is created, designed, producted and edited by student-athletes.
Two Lynn University student-athletes were named Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday. Jean-Baptiste Mateo was tabbed the Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week with Travis Quillin of the Blue and White lacrosse squad honored as the Specialist of the Week.
Lynn University athletics had an incredible showing out of the league office on Monday afternoon, securing eight Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week accolades. Marquan Botley and Vieux Kande swept the men’s basketball awards, Donovan Armas brought home baseball’s Pitcher of the Week honor while softball’s Karolina Flores was named the Player of the Week. Dryden Brous and Shaun McDonald secured two of the three men’s lacrosse awards with Stefanie Stemmer and Jean-Baptiste Mateo clinching a Fighting Knights’ sweep in the tennis category.
Baseball and basketball and lacrosse, oh my! These are just some of the sports which will be on hand when Lynn University celebrates its 10th Annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the Mary Ann and Harold Perper Intramural Field.
In conjunction with the Lynn University Title IX office, the Fighting Knights lacrosse team conducted Escalation Workshops this fall for Lynn's student-athletes. The Escalation Workshop focuses on materials from the One Love Foundation to train students on resources, triggers, and signs of sexual misconduct by providing them the skills to be better leaders on their team and help put an end to dating misconduct.
Lynn University student-athletes have busy schedules, with class, practice and competitions making it difficult to find time to pursue career opportunities. Luckily for the over 240 student-athletes at Lynn, the Hannifan Center for Career Connections has set up two professional development activities in the past month aimed at assisting in job and internship searches.
The men’s and women’s Lynn University basketball teams invite students and fans alike to witness the new and familiar faces taking part in competitions, games and giveaways as they prepare for the new season on Thursday, Oct. 27 as a part of the school’s third LynnKnight Madness.
Lynn University picked up two more weekly accolades from the Sunshine State Conference, as was announced on Monday afternoon. Niklas Tasky, from the men’s soccer team, was named the SSC Defensive Player of the Week and Jenny Ayala was honored as the SSC Women’s Golfer of the Week.
Whitney Sharpe hosts this week's edition of the Knightly Review recapping the week in men's and women's soccer, volleyball and previews the upcoming men's and women's golf events as well as cross country.
Behind the greatness of Lynn University’s student-athletes, there are coaches, staff and mentors that guide their paths along the way. Diane DiCerbo has been an integral part of the success having been a teacher, advisor and supporter for 33 years at Lynn.