Posts tagged with: "Top sports"

New men’s basketball coach meets with media

New men’s basketball coach meets with media

Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia introduced the new men’s basketball head coach, Jeremy Ballard, to the media […]

Bases loaded: More than a dozen baseball recruits had to choose between FIU and going pro

Bases loaded: More than a dozen baseball recruits had to choose between FIU and going pro

Pictured above: Freshmen (left to right) Logan Allen, Jose Garcia and Christian Santana were drafted by MLB teams last year […]

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Spring game showcases football team’s roster

Spring game showcases football team’s roster

By David Drucker For the first time since 2017, FIU fans saw their football team take the turf at Riccardo […]

Football begins spring practice with hopeful optimism

Football begins spring practice with hopeful optimism

 By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Around this time last spring, FIU football was in a much different place. Not […]

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The Panthers won their fourth straight Conference USA championship over the weekend, setting a new conference record in points scored in the process.

Swimming and diving wins fourth straight conference title

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 In the sports world, the word “dynasty” is thrown around pretty often – almost too […]

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Pitcher Nick MacDonald will be a key part of the FIU starting rotation after leading the team in wins as a freshman in 2017. Photo courtesy of FIU Athletics.

Baseball ready for new season with new-look team

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Grab a hot dog, some peanuts and a bag of cracker jacks – baseball season […]

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Softball carries momentum into new season after breakout year

Softball carries momentum into new season after breakout year

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 FIU softball won’t be taking anyone by surprise this season. The Panthers experienced a breakthrough […]

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Football falls to Temple in Gasparilla Bowl

Football falls to Temple in Gasparilla Bowl

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Despite a strong showing by the FIU defense that kept the game within reach for […]

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Road to Gasparilla Bowl

Road to Gasparilla Bowl

The Panthers spent the week in St. Petersburg, Florida, preparing for the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl and giving back to […]

Freshman wide receiver Bryce Singleton (#9) catches a touchdown during FIU's win over UMass on Dec. 2 at Riccardo Silva Stadium. Photo courtesy of FIU Athletics.

Record-setting weekend for FIU football ends with bowl game announcement

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 What a weekend it was for FIU football. During their 63-45 victory over the UMass […]

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Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

University of South Carolina men’s basketball head coach Frank Martin graduated from FIU in 1993 and this past spring took his Gamecocks […]

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Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Blink and you might have missed it. As fans continued to pile into FIU Soccer […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Alex Taylor, a first-year graduate assistant athletic trainer at FIU Athletics, is used to springing […]

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Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Lina Bernier couldn’t focus. As Hurricane Maria closed in on Puerto Rico, Bernier – a […]

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FIU invites South Florida youth organizations  to home football games

FIU invites South Florida youth organizations to home football games

This fall, FIU is inviting hundreds of South Florida children to its home football games. FIU Athletics’ Community Partner Kids […]