Athletics News

  • Kristina Ortiz Named SSC Woman of the Year
    July 15, 2019
    Women’s golfer Kristina Ortiz has been named the 2018-19 Sunshine State Conference Woman of the Year. She becomes the third Fighting Knight in the last six years to earn SSC Woman of the Year laurels.
  • Softball Inks Eight for 2019-20 Incoming Class
    July 12, 2019
    Head softball coach Jill Moore has locked in her first recruiting class with eight incoming players set to join the squad for the 2019-20 year.
  • Women’s Golf Among Nation’s Best Academically
    July 11, 2019
    The Fighting Knights boasted the third-highest grade-point average among all Division II programs by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.
  • Lynn Athletics Totals 105 Student-Athletes on SSC Spring Honor Roll
    July 10, 2019
    A record 1,395 student-athletes have been named to the 2019 Sunshine State Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll, announced Wednesday, July 10, by Commissioner Ed Pasque. A total of 255 student-athletes carried a perfect 4.00 grade-point average for the semester, including 19 Fighting Knights.
  • Baseball’s Murray Tabbed Northwoods League All-Star
    July 09, 2019
    Lynn University baseball’s Byron Murray has earned a spot on the 2019 Northwoods League (NWL) All-Star Game roster, selected as the starting second baseman for the Great Lakes Division squad.
  • Women’s Golf Take in Five Scholar All-Americans
    July 08, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s golf starting five were selected as All-American Scholars as announced by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) on Monday.
  • Nichols Promoted to Volleyball Assistant Coach
    July 08, 2019
    After serving last season as a volunteer assistant, Lynn University head volleyball coach Adam Milewski has announced the promotion of Travis Nichols as the program’s new full-time assistant coach. Nichols will be heavily involved in recruiting, scouting, game plan analysis and on-court coaching.
  • Swimming Nets a Program-Record Six CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors
    July 02, 2019
    Lynn's swimming team netted a program-record six College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team honors, as announced on Tuesday.
  • Women’s Basketball Inks Five for 2019-20 Class
    July 01, 2019
    Following one of the most successful seasons in recent memory, Lynn University women’s basketball head coach Julia Huddleston Tucker and her staff announced five signees which make up the 2019-20 class on Monday afternoon.
  • Richmond Rounds out Women’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff
    June 28, 2019
    Lynn University head women’s lacrosse coach Mindy Richmond has finalized her first-ever coaching staff in Boca Raton with the announcement of two full-time assistant coaches, Joe Tornetta and Rachel Benzing.
  • Helen Kreuzer Impressing in the Offseason
    June 28, 2019
    Helen Kreuzer has taken to the old adage of no days off after competing and winning the Hessen Ladies State Championship and participating in The Womens Amateur Championship, formerly known as the British Ladies Amateur, in the month of June.
  • Kalish Captures USILA Scholar All-America Honors
    June 28, 2019
    For the first time in the history of the Lynn University men’s lacrosse program, the Fighting Knights have a United State Intercollegiate Lacrosse Associations (USILA) Scholar All-American as 2019 graduate Evan P. Kalish secured the accolade on Thursday.
  • Danolic Tabbed Tennis Assistant Coach
    June 27, 2019
    Lynn University head men's and women’s tennis coach Mike Perez has announced the hiring of Petar Danolic as the new assistant coach for both programs. A veteran of the tennis community, Danolic joins the Fighting Knights following a three-year stint as assistant men’s tennis coach at the University of Miami.
  • Swimming Garners CSCAA Scholar All-America Recognition
    June 26, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s swimming program has been the model of consistency academically, earning College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) Scholar All-America team recognition for the Spring 2019 semester.
  • Miller Named Men’s Lacrosse Assistant Coach
    June 26, 2019
    Lynn University head men's lacrosse coach Brian Kingsbury has announced the hiring of Mark Miller as the program's new assistant coach. Miller joins the Blue and White family following a two-year stint as men's lacrosse assistant coach at Bowdoin College.
  • Berraud-Galea Headlines Google Cloud Academic All-America At-Large Teams
    June 20, 2019
    Catalina Berraud-Galea has been named the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-America Team Member of the Year for Division II Women’s At-Large while three others earned Academic All-America recognition
  • Men’s Golf Showered with All-Americans
    June 19, 2019
    Four Fighting Knights earned Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) All-America plaudits
  • Fighting Knights Finish 21st in Final Learfield/IMG College Directors’ Cup Standings
    June 18, 2019
    Boasting seven NCAA postseason appearances and the 2019 Men’s Golf National Champions, Lynn University finished 21st in the final Learfield IMG College Directors’ Cup standings for the 2018-19 season. This is the best finish for the Fighting Knights since 2014-15 and their ninth top-25 finish overall.
  • Softball Announces Runyon as Assistant Coach
    June 18, 2019
    Lynn University softball head coach Jill Moore announced the addition of Marisa Runyon to her staff for the upcoming 2019-20 season.
  • Alewine Announced as Lynn Track/Cross Country Assistant Coach
    June 17, 2019
    Lynn University’s track and cross country program, under the tutelage of head coach Chris Wood, has announced the hiring of Erin Alewine as its new full-time assistant coach on Monday afternoon. Alewine comes to Lynn from the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) where she has spent three seasons in an assistant coaching role for the Seawolves.
  • Toto Gana Named SSC Male Athlete of the Year
    June 11, 2019
    Lynn University men’s golfer Toto Gana has been named the 2018-19 Sunshine State Conference Male Athlete of the Year.
  • Leolia Jeanjean Selected SSC Female Athlete of the Year
    June 10, 2019
    Lynn University women’s tennis star Leolia Jeanjean closed out her stellar debut campaign in the Sunshine State Conference with the league’s highest honor on Monday, being named the 2018-19 SSC Female Athlete of the Year.
  • Fighting Knights Select Angie Jabir as Deputy Athletics Director/SWA
    June 07, 2019
    Lynn University Director of Athletics Devin Crosby today announced Angie Jabir as the new deputy athletics director and senior woman’s administrator.
  • Lynn Athletics Culminates 2018-19 with Continued Academic Excellence
    June 07, 2019
    We are pleased to share Lynn University's student-athletes' success in the classroom as the Fighting Knights earned a 3.20 department GPA for the spring semester with an impressive 38 students posting a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring.
  • Archer Picked by Chicago White Sox in 2019 MLB Draft
    June 05, 2019
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University’s baseball program continues to show its strength as Tom Archer became the Fighting Knights’ second selection on Wednesday in the 2019 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. The Chicago White Sox nabbed the senior second baseman with their third pick in the 39rd Round, 1160th overall, giving the Blue and White two draftees in the same draft for the first time in program history.
  • Fontana Selected by Baltimore Orioles in ’19 MLB Draft
    June 05, 2019
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University’s Shayne Fontana capped a stellar two-year career in the Blue and White by having his name called at the 2019 MLB Draft on Wednesday afternoon. The Baltimore Orioles selected the senior center fielder with their first pick in the 23rd Round, 675th overall.
  • BACK-2-BACK NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! Lynn Men’s Golf Tops Lincoln Memorial for NCAA Title
    May 24, 2019
    Lynn University's men's golf team wins its second consecutive national title and 25th for the university.
  • Andy Walker Named Dave Williams Division II National Coach of the Year
    May 31, 2019
    Lynn University head men’s golf coach Andy Walker has been named the Dave Williams Division II National Coach of the Year presented by Golf Pride Grips, as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
  • Jeanjean, Grib Garner Multiple ITA All-America Honors
    May 30, 2019
    The final women’s tennis Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Rankings were released this week, with Lynn University’s Leolia Jeanjean and Ulyana Grib being named All-Americans in both singles and doubles.
  • Men’s Tennis Closes out 2019 Ranked No. 14
    May 30, 2019
    The final Oracle/ITA National Rankings were released this week, with Lynn University’s men’s tennis team closing out the 2019 campaign tabbed No. 14 in the country.
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