The 2018-19 academic school year began on Monday and Lynn University’s athletic department welcomed back its 300-plus student-athletes with the Third Annual Spirit, Service, Strength Conference presented by adidas
Lynn University’s department of athletics announced upcoming schedules for the 2018 fall season concerning the five programs of volleyball, men’s & women’s soccer, and men’s & women’s cross country. With the addition of men’s cross country to the list of fall sports, the 2018-19 academic year looks to be notable for the Fighting Knights.
We are pleased to share the student-athletes’ success in the classroom as the Fighting Knights earned a 3.27 department GPA for the semester. An impressive 38 students posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring. The Fighting Knights shined in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year with a department GPA of 3.32, while 210 student-athletes earned a 3.0 GPA or better.
A record 1,301 student-athletes were named to the 2018 Sunshine State Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll, announced Tuesday by Commissioner Ed Pasque. A total of 238 student-athletes carried a perfect 4.00 grade-point average for the semester, including 24 Fighting Knights.
Lynn University was among the top institutions in Division II to collect Google Cloud Academic All-District 5 At-Large recognition, following the announcement by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.
The Lynn University athletic department hosted its seventh annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Wednesday evening, handing out a record 44 awards to Fighting Knight student-athletes while also inducting the 18th Hall of Fame class.
In what seems to be becoming a trend this spring, Lynn University’s Klaudia Boczova and Dryden Brous were both again tabbed as Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday. Boczova claims the women’s tennis Player of the Week plaudit while Brous is named the men’s lacrosse Specialist of the Week.
Francais Olexa of the Lynn University softball team and Natalie Kallmunzerova of the Fighting Knights’ women’s tennis squad have each been tabbed Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
Now in its 11th year, Lynn University's Family Fun Day has truly become a can't-miss outing for families in Palm Beach County. 2,500 people attended the event last year! Come out this year on Saturday, February 10, at the Lynn University Mary Ann and Harold Perper Intramural Field from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lynn University today announced the addition of men’s cross country and track as NCAA Division II Fighting Knights athletics programs. The program is the sixth addition to the Fighting Knight’s repertoire since 2012, which now has 17 NCAA varsity sports—nine women’s and eight men’s.
Lynn University Athletics has agreed to a new partnership with Upchurch Management and McDonald’s for the upcoming athletic season, as announced by Assistant Athletics Director for External Affairs Alex Perez.
Lynn University Director of Athletics announced the postponement of two more matches as a result of Hurricane Irma. Both men’s and women’s soccer matches against Florida Southern scheduled for Sat. Sept. 16, have been moved to Saturday, Oct. 28.
Lynn University has cancelled all classes and events Thursday and Friday, Sept. 7 and 8. At this time, residential students will be allowed to shelter in place. We anticipate remaining closed throughout the weekend and will make a decision about Monday’s classes and operations as soon as more information becomes available. For more information and updates, please visit lynn.edu/alert.
The Sunshine State Conference is proud to launch its new logos as part of the ongoing evolution of the league’s brand. The new marks reflect the SSC’s geography, future, and emphasis on academic and athletic excellence.
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.