Lynn University’s softball team suffered two three-run losses to 13th-ranked Palm Beach Atlantic on Saturday to close out the Sunshine State Conference series in a five-and-a-half hour long doubleheader. Victoria Rios celebrated her birthday in exciting fashion, going 5-for-8 at the plate with six RBI, two home runs with a grand slam and a double.
Lynn University’s softball team went toe-to-toe with the Sunshine State Conference’s top squad on Friday but the Fighting Knights fell to 13th-ranked Palm Beach Atlantic in this weekend’s series opener, 3-2. The Blue and White out-hit the ‘Fish, but a three-run homer in the fifth inning proved to be the deciding factor.
Two runs in the final three innings, including one in the bottom of the seventh on a double-steal, gave Lynn University’s softball team a 3-2 victory over St. Cloud State and helped the Fighting Knights split its doubleheader on Tuesday.
An RBI single from Elizabeth Diaz snapped a tie in the bottom of the fifth and carried Lynn University’s softball team to a 2-1 victory over Florida Southern in the opening game of the Sunshine State Conference series.
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.
Three first inning runs proved to be enough on Saturday afternoon as the Lynn University softball team held on late to take the first Sunshine State Conference game of the season over Nova Southeastern, 4-2.
Lynn University’s softball team saw its offense stall in a 1-0 loss to Flagler but straighten things out in an 11-3 run-ruled victory over Union on the first day of the Southern Softball Showdown, hosted by the Peach Belt, Gulf South and Sunshine State Conferences.
Christina Diabo and Sydney Lepselter host the final edition in the 2016-17 season of the Knightly Review that features extended interviews with Leanne Wright and Miguel Ceballos in the Senior Spotlight.
Lynn University received a record number of donations and pledges at the 25th anniversary of its Robino Golf Tournament on April 24. The Fighting Knights’ largest fundraiser of the year raised $101,895 for athletic scholarships.
Lynn University’s softball team’s season came to an end on Saturday following a doubleheader loss to Nova Southeastern. The Fighting Knights dropped game one 3-1 before closing out the year with a 2-1 loss.