Boca Raton, Fla. – Six different programs at Lynn University have garnered top-20 national recognition, a testament to the depth and quality of the collective Fighting Knight athletic department. Lynn’s men’s basketball, men’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s tennis and men’s and women’s golf programs all currently hold a top-20 ranking in their respective polls.
The accolades continue to mount for both Lynn University basketball programs in the 2018-19 campaign as Kelsi Fizer and Rasheed Worrell were named the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Women’s and Men’s Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, as announced on Monday.
Three Lynn University student-athletes were named Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week on Monday, as announced by the league office. Jack Watson and Roberto Bazzichetto were tabbed the men’s soccer SSC Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, while Toto Gana was named the men’s Golfer of the Week.
National championships are not won on an empty stomach. That is why Lynn University’s athletic department is excited to enter its fifth year of partnership with Pizza Hut as the official pizza sponsor of the Fighting Knights.
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.