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FIU golfer sets sights on LPGA future

FIU golfer sets sights on LPGA future

Golf has always been a family affair for Meghan MacLaren. Her parents, David and Mary, play the game. So does […]

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Mervyl Melendez was all smiles as he was introduced as the new head coach for FIU baseball at a press conference June 28. Photo by Richard Lewis.

FIU baseball names Mervyl Melendez new head coach

From the very beginning of his journey as a baseball coach roughly 20 years ago, Mervyl Melendez has had his […]

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Watch track and field standout compete in NCAA Championships on ESPN3

Watch track and field standout compete in NCAA Championships on ESPN3

Track and field senior Marcus Ghent will represent FIU at the 2016 NCAA Track & Field Outdoor Championships on June […]

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Former FIU men's soccer midfielder Roberto Alterio signed with Miami FC, a new professional soccer team playing its home games at FIU Stadium.

Former men’s soccer standout returns to FIU with Miami FC

On a warm Saturday morning last November, more than 200 soccer players – many from South Florida, but some traveling […]

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A.J. Belans is now second on the team with seven home runs this season.

Weekend Replay: Softball sweeps North Texas, beach volleyball dominates

After suffering a sweep at the hands of UTEP the previous week, the FIU softball team traveled to the Lone […]

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FIU swimming and diving team members Kyna Pereira, Skye Carey, Becky Wilde and Jessica Piper (left to right) celebrate after the team won its second consecutive Conference USA title Feb. 27 after scoring the second-most points in C-USA Championship history.

Weekend Replay: Swimming and diving wins second consecutive C-USA championship

The FIU swimming and diving team made history over the weekend on their way to winning a second consecutive Conference […]

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Senior point guard Taylor Shade has balanced basketball and an internship as she prepares to graduate at the end of the semester. Photo courtesy of Alex J. Hernandez.

Senior point guard balances basketball, recreational therapy

Taylor Shade joined elite company last week. When she hit a three-pointer early in the first quarter at a home […]

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Women’s basketball alumni return to honor former coach

Women’s basketball alumni return to honor former coach

When looking back at the career of FIU women’s basketball Head Coach Cindy Russo, it’s easy to make the case […]

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J.C. Escarra is one of the few starters from last year's lineup returning for 2016.

Baseball will defend C-USA championship with rebuilt roster

The FIU baseball team that will take the field on Friday night at Ole Miss will look very different from […]

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Softball ready for fresh start, opens season vs. FSU Feb. 12

Softball ready for fresh start, opens season vs. FSU Feb. 12

  You wouldn’t blame senior pitcher Corrine Jenkins or junior first baseman Stephanie Texeira if they just wanted to erase […]

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Football boosts offensive line, fills needs with signing class

Football boosts offensive line, fills needs with signing class

FIU football Head Coach Ron Turner had trouble telling Douglas and Dallas Connell apart when they first arrived on campus. […]

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Weekend Replay: Men’s basketball sweeps Texas road trip

Weekend Replay: Men’s basketball sweeps Texas road trip

The red-hot FIU men’s basketball team returned home over the weekend with a pair of important victories against conference foes from […]

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50@50: ‘Motor City Miracle’ helps FIU win its first bowl game

50@50: ‘Motor City Miracle’ helps FIU win its first bowl game

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ […]

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FIU Football hosts N.C. Central on Saturday, Sept. 19 in the 2015 home opener at FIU Stadium.

Fall resurgence: Men’s soccer, football and indoor volleyball on upward trend, offering hope for brighter days

One can make the argument that FIU’s men’s soccer program has the most impressive and accomplished history of any sports […]

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Carlos Arroyo (left) and Raja Bell, who went on to have successful NBA careers, helped FIU topple the Michigan Wolverines in front of a record crowd at FIU Arena on Nov. 13, 1998.

50@50: Men’s basketball stuns Michigan in front of a record crowd in 1998

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ […]

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