Athletics News

  • Seniors Lead Softball to Home Finale Victory
    April 19, 2019
    Senior Elizabeth Diaz belted a two-run home run in the first while fellow senior Sophia Devesa made an incredible play at first place to end the game, giving Lynn University’s softball team 5-3 victory over Embry-Riddle on senior day.
  • Softball Can’t Solve Eagles Riddle
    April 18, 2019
    The start of the final home series for Lynn University’s softball did not go as planned with Embry-Riddle taking both games, 5-1 and 9-7, on Thursday afternoon.
  • Women’s Tennis Announced SSC Regular Season Champions
    April 18, 2019
    The 2019 slate of Sunshine State Conference women’s tennis matches concluded yesterday and it was announced today that the Lynn University women’s tennis team is crowned the 2019 SSC Regular Season Champions.
  • Men’s Tennis Tabbed No. 2 Seed in SSC Tournament
    April 18, 2019
    The Sunshine State Conference Men’s Tennis Tournament begins quarterfinal play on Friday, April 26, with the Lynn University Fighting Knights entering the postseason as the No. 2 seed in the draw.
  • Porfirio Re-Enters Singles Rankings, Men’s Tennis Tabbed No. 12
    April 17, 2019
    Despite winning its last two matches of the regular season, Lynn University’s men’s tennis team dropped two spots to No. 12 in the latest release of the Oracle/ITA National Rankings.
  • Doubles Squad Approaches Top-20, Women's Tennis Remains No. 1
    April 17, 2019
    Lynn University's women's tennis team continues to hold the No. 1 position for the third consecutive week with the latest release of the Oracle/ITA National Rankings.
  • Softball Shuffles Series with Embry-Riddle Due to Weather
    April 17, 2019
    Lynn University’s softball series against Embry-Riddle has been rearranged due to rain in the forecast.
  • CONFERENCE CHAMPS! Clutch Back-Nine Propels Women’s Golf to SSC Championship
    April 16, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's women’s golf team saved its best play for the home stretch, shooting a combined three-under on the final nine holes to secure the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Women’s Golf Championship for the first time since 2014, one stroke ahead of Barry. Matilda Wahren finished second individually to earn SSC All-Tournament Honors and all four of the Fighting Knights counted scores were inside the top-15.
  • Errazuriz, Gana Garner All-Tournament Accolades; Men’s Golf Finishes Runner-Up at 2019 SSC Championships
    April 16, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's men's golf team fired the lowest team-round for the second consecutive day, but was held off by Barry in the end, coming in second-place at the 2019 Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Championships. Agustin Errazuriz and Toto Gana finished third and tied-fourth, respectively, to receive All-SSC Tournament honors.
  • Top-Ranked Women’s Tennis Caps 2019 Regular Season Undefeated
    April 15, 2019
    For the first time since 2009, the Lynn University women’s tennis team completed a perfect regular season as the Fighting Knights dropped 43rd-ranked Embry-Riddle in Sunshine State Conference action on Monday, 6-1.
  • Women’s Golf Tied-First Headed to Final Round of 2019 SSC Championships
    April 15, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's women’s golf team improved its score by seven strokes to move into a tie for first-place in the second round of the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Women’s Golf Championships at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. Matilda Wahren shot her second-straight 71 and sits tied-second in the individual race.
  • No. 10 Men’s Tennis Downs No. 37 Eagles in Regular-Season Finale
    April 15, 2019
    Lynn University’s 10th-ranked men’s tennis team went on the road Monday, closing out the 2019 regular-season slate with a 6-1 Sunshine State Conference victory over 37th-ranked Embry-Riddle.
  • Villar Goes Low as Men’s Golf Makes Most of Moving Day at 2019 SSC Championships
    April 15, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's men's golf team shot a tournament-low 280 (-8) on day two at the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) Men’s Golf Championships on Monday, setting itself up to make a title run in Tuesday’s final round. Jorge Villar delivered a standout performance to lead the Fighting Knights, posting a five-under 67.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Duo Earns SSC Weekly Awards; Brous Breaks Lynn Athletics All-Time Record
    April 15, 2019
    Juniors Dryden Brous and Collin McClelland of the Lynn University men’s lacrosse team were tabbed Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. Brous earns a weekly award from the SSC for the 10th time in his career, marking the most all-time from any student-athlete in Lynn Athletics history.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Re-Enters USILA National Rankings
    April 15, 2019
    Lynn University’s men’s lacrosse team picked up two victories this past week, including one of the biggest wins in program history. The Fighting Knights re-enter the USILA/Warrior and New Balance Coaches Poll at No. 18, as announced by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Monday.
  • Wahren Leads Women’s Golf to Second Spot after Day One at 2019 SSC Championships
    April 14, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's women’s golf team sits second after the first day of the Sunshine State Women’s Golf Championships at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. The Fighting Knights were paced by Matilda Wahren’s one-under 71, which has her tied-third in the individual race.
  • Men’s Golf Tied-Third After Opening Round of 2019 SSC Championships
    April 14, 2019
    Dade City, Fla. – Lynn University's men's golf team posted a solid opening day the Sunshine State Conference Men’s Golf Championship, finishing the opening round tied for third place. Toto Gana recorded the low-round for the Fighting Knights, shooting an even-par 72 on the first day of action.
  • Down Goes Goliath! McCabe’s Game-Winner Seals Men’s Lacrosse’s First-Ever Victory over No. 16 Tampa
    April 13, 2019
    There have been quite a few exciting victories for the Lynn University men’s lacrosse program the last couple of years, but maybe none as memorable as the squad’s performance on Saturday night as the Fighting Knights took down the Sunshine State Conference’s perennial powerhouse, the University of Tampa, for the first time in program history.
  • Veliz Sets Program Stolen Bases Record in Softball Loss
    April 13, 2019
    Lynn University’s softball team could not get past Eckerd on Saturday, falling 2-0 and 3-2 to the Tritons. Mia Veliz set the program record for stolen bases in a season with 17.
  • Late Inning Comeback Falls Short for Baseball
    April 13, 2019
    Lynn University’s baseball team made a last-ditch effort for a comeback but left the tying run at the plate in the squad’s 10-7 loss to Nova Southeastern on Saturday.
  • No. 10 Men’s Tennis Conquers FNU in Home Finale
    April 12, 2019
    Lynn University’s 10th-ranked men’s tennis team closed out its regular-season home slate on Friday afternoon, defeating Florida National University, 4-0.
  • Eckerd Squeaks By Softball
    April 12, 2019
    An RBI single in the bottom of the first proved the difference as Lynn University’s softball team dropped the Sunshine State Conference series opener 1-0 to Eckerd on Friday night.
  • Nova Southeastern Knocks Off Baseball in Series Opener
    April 12, 2019
    Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s baseball team was unable to keep up with a loaded Nova Southeastern University Sharks squad on Friday afternoon, falling 16-2 in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play. Alejandro Martinez doubled in Alec Ojeda and Byron Murray in the first to account for the Fighting Knights two runs.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Stifles Sailfish, Secures Program’s Best SSC Record
    April 10, 2019
    Lynn University’s men’s lacrosse team went on the road for the first time in nearly a month on Wednesday night, controlling Palm Beach Atlantic from start to finish in a 15-7 Sunshine State Conference victory. The Fighting Knights improve to 4-1 in league play on the year, clinching the program’s first-ever winning record in regular-season SSC competition.
  • Women’s Tennis Holds at No. 1, Jeanjean Enters Singles Top 10
    April 10, 2019
    Lynn University’s women’s tennis squad held its spot at the top, boasting the No. 1 ranking for the second consecutive week with Wednesday’s release of the Oracle/ITA National Rankings. Leolia Jeanjean cracked the top 10 of the singles national rankings.
  • Men’s Tennis Tabbed 10th in Latest National Rankings
    April 10, 2019
    Lynn University’s men’s tennis team was slated No. 10 in this week’s Oracle/ITA National Rankings, released by the organization on Wednesday.
  • Track’s Bridgewater to Compete for Team Bahamas in 2019 CARIFTA Games
    April 10, 2019
    Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University’s men’s track student-athlete Justin Bridgewater will represent the Bahamas in the 800 meters at the 2019 CARIFTA Track and Field Championships, as announced by the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) on Monday, April 8.
  • Kreuzer Wins Desert Invite; Women’s Golf Places Third
    April 09, 2019
    Lynn University’s Helen Kreuzer joined some elite company following a six-stroke victory at the West Texas A&M Desert Invite while the women’s golf team placed third overall.
  • Men’s Golf Takes Second at Battle of the Shores
    April 09, 2019
    Lynn University’s men’s golf team finished second at the Battle of the Shores on Tuesday afternoon with Agustin Errazuriz tying for second individually.
  • Tennis SSC Finales Postponed
    April 09, 2019
    The Lynn University men’s and women’s tennis teams were scheduled to wrap up regular-season Sunshine State Conference play this afternoon at Embry-Riddle, but that matches have been postponed due to inclement weather.
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