Posts tagged with: "Athletics"

Alex Taylor talks with a student athlete int the athletic training facility located inside the Ocean Bank Convocation Center.

Athletic trainer jumps in during medical emergency on road trip

  Alex Taylor, a first-year graduate assistant athletic trainer at FIU Athletics, is used to springing into action on the […]

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Football becomes bowl eligible, still in the hunt for C-USA title

Football becomes bowl eligible, still in the hunt for C-USA title

Don’t look now, but FIU football is on a roll. Under first-year Head Coach Butch Davis, the Panthers are in […]

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Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

  Lina Bernier couldn’t focus. As Hurricane Maria closed in on Puerto Rico, Bernier – a sophomore volleyball student-athlete born […]

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Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

  After several days marooned in Birmingham, Alabama, thanks to Hurricane Irma, more than 100 student-athletes from nine FIU athletics […]

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MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 12:  FIU player Sammi†Green (22) runs through drills prior to the game as the FIU Golden Panthers defeated the Memphis Tigers, 3-2 (9 innings) on February 12, 2017, at the FIU Softball Complex in Miami, Florida.

Spring recap: Women’s sports enjoy wild success

The success of FIU’s women’s sports programs this past spring gives FIU Athletics momentum heading into the 2017-2018 season. After […]

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Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

When FIU hired Butch Davis last November to take the helm of its football program, the move sent a buzz […]

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Football stadium gets new name: Riccardo Silva Stadium

Football stadium gets new name: Riccardo Silva Stadium

  FIU’s football stadium has a new name. FIU Athletics alongside Riccardo Silva announced the renaming of FIU Stadium, which […]

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Diver and trainer develop a bond in and out of the pool

Diver and trainer develop a bond in and out of the pool

Coaching the whole athlete A lot can go wrong in 33 feet. FIU diver Lily Kaufmann knows that well. No […]

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Rosenberg announces Garcia to stay on through July 2018

Rosenberg announces Garcia to stay on through July 2018

  MIAMI (Sept. 16, 2016) – President Mark B. Rosenberg announced the extension of employment of FIU Executive Director of […]

FIU Athletics offers free football tickets to South Florida youth organizations

FIU Athletics offers free football tickets to South Florida youth organizations

FIU is welcoming hundreds of children to its football games through its Community Partners Kids Club program, which gives free […]

Six football Panthers to watch this season

Six football Panthers to watch this season

  The injury bug was not kind to FIU football last season. Again and again, a number of key Panthers […]

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YARIMAR ROSA

Alumnae lift Puerto Rican volleyball team to Olympic heights

OLYMPIC UPDATE: Underdogs in the competition, Puerto Rico’s women’s volleyball team finished sixth in the preliminary pool. They did not advance. […]

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FIU swimmer will represent Botswana in Rio

FIU swimmer will represent Botswana in Rio

OLYMPIC UPDATE: Naomi Ruele finished fourth in her heat with one of her best times: 26.23 seconds. Unfortunately, she did not […]

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6 questions for a former Olympian

6 questions for a former Olympian

FIU coach Rita Buck-Crockett years ago achieved what many athletes only dream of: becoming an Olympian. Buck-Crockett, who arrived at […]

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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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