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Defending Champs Open as SSC Preseason Favorites

Following NSU’s first-ever national baseball title a year ago, the defending champions have been named No. 1 in the Sunshine State Conference according to the league’s coaches. The Sharks paced the preseason poll, announced Thursday, receiving 64 total votes along with six of the nine first-place tallies. FULL RELEASE

2017 NSU Track Schedule Released

The NSU track and field teams have released their schedule for the 2017 season. “We are excited about the season,” said head coach Bryan Hagopian, “I am looking forward to our home meet, where we’ll have more competition which is great for the athletes. I know there will be tough competition…

NSU announces Spring 2017 Rowing Schedule

Nova Southeastern University rowing head coach Devin Fay has officially announced the 2016 spring schedule, planned to start on Feb. 18 with a scrimmage against fellow Sunshine State Conference member and defending national champion Barry University Full Release

NSU adds to Baseball Coaching Staff

Defending national baseball champion NSU rounded out its coaching staff for the 2017 season by announcing the hire of Bryan Peters. Peters will serve as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator, working primarily with the infielders FULL RELEASE

Brown Presented with ABCA/Diamond National Coach of the Year Award

Announced as the recipient of the ABCA/Diamond NCAA Division II National Coach of the Year back in July of 2016, NSU head baseball coach Greg Brown was presented with the prestigious award earlier this week while attending the 73rd Annual ABCA Convention in Anaheim, California. FULL RELEASE

Wahlstrom, Lobanov Sweep SSC Weekly Awards

Following a pair of significant efforts in victories against Florida Southern, both senior Emma Wahlstrom and junior Anton Lobanov captured the Sunshine State Conference’s Swimmer of the Week awards, announced by the league office Monday afternoon. FULL RELEASE

NSU Swimmer, Emma Wahlstrom, Earns National Distinction

In the most recent National Swimmer of the Week selections, Nova Southeastern University’s Emma Wahlstrom emerged as the Division II female selection for the weeks Dec. 16 through Jan. 15. The national award comes on the heels of a near flawless performance in the pool in the Sharks last…

Former NSU Men’s Golfer Lost in Fatal Crash

The Nova Southeastern University Athletic Department was saddened to learn of the death of former NSU men’s golfer Stephen Conrad, Jr., 32 and his mother Kimberly Conrad, 61, who were both killed in a head-on collision on Christmas day near their home in Syracuse, Ind. FULL RELEASE

NSU Mourns the Loss of Baseball Student-Athlete Dallas Perez

Nova Southeastern University baseball student-athlete Dallas Perez, a member of NSU’s 2016 baseball national championship team, died tragically on Sunday morning in a car accident in Broward County. The 21-year-old sophomore was a finance major at NSU. “The entire Sharks family is sadden and shocked by this tragic news,” said…

Sharks Sign the first Signee to 2017-18 Softball Team

The Nova Southeastern softball team and head coach Julie LeMaire are pleased to announce the signing of Aly Loyd, the first signee of the 2018 season. Loyd, currently a senior at Viera High School, will enter her final season after a stellar performance as a junior. The starting catcher of…

Gibson’s Craeer Day Captures SSC Player of the Week Recgonition

After leading the offensive charge in Sunday’s 81-78 upset at home against 20th-ranked Southern Connecticut State, sophomore Dwayne Gibson has earned Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week honors, announced by the league office Monday afternoon. Gibson poured in a career-high 23 points on 8-of-13 shooting, including an impressive 5-of-7…

Sharks Sign Local Standout, Skyla Osceola, for 2017-18 Basketball Season

The Nova Southeastern women’s basketball team and head coach LeAnn Freeland-Curry have announced their second fall signee for the 2017-18 season with American Heritage guard, Skyla Osceola. The 5-8 guard was named All-Broward County Honorable Mention during her sophomore season and sat out her junior season due to injury. Through…

NSU Women’s Basketball player Nabs SSC Player of the Week Award

After guiding the Nova Southeastern women’s basketball team to a perfect 2-0 showing during the NSU Thanksgiving Classic, guard Christen Prasse has been selected as the Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week, announced by the league office Monday afternoon. The junior averaged 24.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 5.5 assists…

NSU Lands Four on D2CCA All-South Region Teams

Two weeks removed from capturing All-Sunshine State Conference honors, four Nova Southeastern women’s soccer players added more accolades Wednesday by being named Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association (D2CCA) Second Team All-South Region. Freshmen Hannah Christophe, Ida Norstrom and Emma Santamaki earned their first career all-region recognition, while senior Nichole Poppe…

NSU’s Emma Wahlstrom Wins 200M Free at Swedish Nationals

Nova Southeastern University senior swimmer, Emma Wahlstrom represented both her home country of Sweden and NSU on the international stage by winning the 200-meter freestyle event at the Swedish Nationals in her hometown of Stockholm this past week. Wahlstrom, who has already recorded several NCAA provisional qualifying times this season,…

Sharks Show Strong Performance at SSC Championship

The Nova Southeastern University men’s and women’s cross-country teams completed the Sunshine State Conference Championship in Melbourne, Fla on Saturday morning. The men’s team finished third with 64 points and the women came in sixth with 132.  Saint Leo men’s and women’s teams claimed the Sunshine State Conference title for…

Sharks Sweep SSC Swimmer of the Week Awards

Nova Southeastern cleaned house Monday as Marco Aldabe and Malin Westman captured both Sunshine State Conference Swimmer of the Week honors, announced by the league office this afternoon. Aldabe helped lead the NSU men’s swim team to a convincing 161-127 win against Indian River on Friday, marking the second straight…

Mansell Selected as SSC Men’s Golfer of the Week

Following a runner-up finish out west at California State-Monterey Bay’s Otter Invitational, NSU’s Richard Mansell has been named the Sunshine State Conference’s Men’s Golfer of the Week, announced Monday. Lifted by the play of Mansell, the NSU men’s golf team claimed a strong third place finish at the annual event…

Sharks Jump to Ninth in Latest NSCAA Poll

Nova Southeastern continued its ascension up the national rankings on Tuesday, setting a new program mark after coming in at No. 9 in this week’s National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) poll. In addition, the Sharks traded places with Sunshine State Conference foe Rollins and now own the top…

Women’s Basketball Picked as Preseason Favorites by SSC Coaches

In its annual preseason coaches’ poll, the Sunshine State Conference selects the Nova Southeastern University women’s basketball team to win its third consecutive regular season championship. The Sharks received 57 total votes and two of nine first place votes. NSU won the SSC 2015-16 regular season by posting a 13-3…

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