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Tag Archives: golf

Sharks Golf Featured on NBC 6

The Nova Southeastern men’s and women’s golf teams were recently featured on NBC 6. The feature included interviews from Abbey Gittings (Sr., Tamworth, England), Benjamin Taylor (Jr., Leatherhead, England) and coaches Amanda Brown and Ryan Jamison. Click here to read the complete release.


Gittings, Women’s Golf Win Saint Leo Invitational

The Nova Southeastern women’s golf team won the Saint Leo Invitational at the par-72 Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 16, shooting a +10 (300-286–586) and winning by 16 strokes. Abbey Gittings (Sr., Tamworth, England) won the individual title, the first of her senior campaign. Gittings held…


SHSS Alumna Appointed Evans Scholars Residence Director at Marquette University

Hannah Barr, M.S., 2012 graduate of the master’s program in College Student Affairs (CSA) in the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies (DMS) at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), has been named the Director of the Evans Scholars House at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Chapters of the…


Women’s Golf Wins Guy Harvey Invitational

After two rounds at the 8th Annual Guy Harvey Invitational, the Nova Southeastern University women’s golf team took home the team title shooting six strokes more than the second place finishers. The Sharks finished at +13 shooting a two-round score of 589 (290-299) on the 6,163-yard, par 72 PGA National…


Women’s Golf Wins Guy Harvey Invitational

After two rounds at the 8th Annual Guy Harvey Invitational, the Nova Southeastern University women’s golf team took home the team title shooting six strokes better than second place. The Sharks finished at +13 shooting a two-round score of 589 (290-299) on the 6,163-yard, par 72 PGA National Palmer course…


Ian Facey Paces Men’s Golf to a Win at Guy Harvey Invite

The Nova Southeastern University men’s golf team took home the team title at the 8th-Annual Guy Harvey Invitational for the first time since becoming the tournament host in 2005. The Sharks fired a three-round 848 (-16) on the 6,868-yard, par 72 PGA National Champions course on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Not…


Guy Harvey NSU Shark Invitational to Tee Off at PGA National Resort and Spa, Oct. 8

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 2, 2012 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Synonymous with several championship saltwater fishing tournaments, celebrated marine artist and conservationist Guy Harvey is lending his name to a tournament hosted by Nova Southeastern University’s defending national champion men’s and women’s golf teams. The two-day Guy Harvey NSU Shark…


Men’s Golf Finishes Second at Brickyard Invite

After the first two rounds, the Nova Southeastern University men’s golf team took the lead by five strokes and then shot a final round of 301 to finish second overall in the 15-team field at the Brickyard Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The Sharks carded a two under par three-round…


Incoming Men’s Golfer Qualifies for U.S. Amateur

The Nova Southeastern men’s golf team continues to shine after capturing its first NCAA Division II National Championship this Spring, as incoming freshman Hunter O’Mahony (Tequesta, FL) has qualified to compete at the U.S. Amateur Championship in August. O’Mahony posted a two-round score of 144, even par, to capture the…


Gittings Selected as the SSC Female Athlete of the Year

Nova Southeastern junior women’s golfer Abbey Gittings has been selected as the 2011-12 Sunshine State Conference Female Athlete of the Year, as announced by the conference office on Monday, Jun. 25. A native of Tamworth, England, Gittings led the Sharks to their fourth consecutive NCAA Division-II Women’s Golf Championship. In…


No. 1 Ben Taylor Announced to 2012 All-Nicklaus Team

Nova Southeastern men’s No. 1 golfer, Benjamin Taylor (So., Leatherhead, England), has been selected to the 2012 All-Nicklaus Team as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America, which recognizes players from Division I, II, III, NAIA and NJCAA for their outstanding play during the past collegiate season. The All-Nicklaus…


NSU Alum Changkija Finishes in the Top-10 for the First Time in Pro Career

NSU alumna Sandra Changkija made the first top-10 finish of her LPGA career this weekend at the Manulife Financial Classic. The former Shark finished the tournament 12-under par and in 10th place. Changkija had a breakout tournament, which began with her career-best first round in which she shot a 63. She…


Taylor to Play for the 2012 Sir Michael Bonallack Trophy

Nova Southeastern golfer Benjamin Taylor (So., Leatherhead, England), currently ranked No.1 in the nation, travelled to Portugal during Apr. 25-27, to represent team Europe for the 2012 Sir Michael Bonallack Trophy at the Monte Rei Golf & Country Club. The Sir Michael Bonallack Trophy is an international match with the…


NSU Wins Back-to-Back Florida Blue SSC Championships in Men’s and Women’s Golf

The Nova Southeastern golf program reached another milestone this week, winning the Florida Blue Sunshine State Conference Championship on both the men’s and women’s side. The Sharks are the first team in the history of the SSC to accomplish this feat in back-to-back seasons. Winning two SSC championships on the…


Gittings Earns SSC Women’s Golfer of the Week

Nova Southeastern’s Abbey Gittings (Jr., Tamworth, England), the No. 1 women’s golfer in NCAA Division-II, has been named Sunshine State Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week, as announced by the conference office. Gittings tied for second of 67 golfers at the Georgetown Hoya Invitational in Beallsville, Md. With her team…


NSU Institute for Child Health Policy Hosts 8th Annual “Fore the Kids” Golf Tournament, Education Forum & Awards

Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHP) will be hosting its 8th annual “Fore the Kids: Saving Lives Golf Tournament” at the Fort Lauderdale Country Club on Friday, May 4. Participants receive a premium gift bag, enjoy high-end entertainment, take foursome photographs, have lunch, and participate in an awards reception with special guest at the 19th hole.


Golf Digest Profiles No. 1 Women’s Golf Team

On Friday, Mar. 16, Golf Digest’s Stephen Hennessey wrote a profile on the No. 1 Nova Southeastern women’s golf team. The article describes the Sharks’ search for a fourth straight NCAA National Championship despite only having a roster of four golfers. Below is an excerpt from Hennessey’s article. No. 1…


Spring Sports Photos Released

Action, individual and team photos of NSU Sharks’ Spring sports are now available for purchase. Browse galleries for baseball, rowing, softball, tennis, golf and track and field photos. Purchase galleries are located at NSUSharks.com and can be accessed by clicking here.


Men’s Golf Ranked No. 1 in the Nation

The Nova Southeastern men’s golf team is ranked No. 1 in the nation for the second time in program history, as announced by golfstat.com Wednesday, Mar. 21. The last time the Sharks were ranked as the top team in the nation was in 2007. Three of the golfers on the…


NSU Faculty Honored for Receiving External Funding

Nova Southeastern University faculty were honored on Sept. 21 at the NSU External Funding Recognition Ceremony, which recognizes the efforts of NSU faculty members who have received external grant funding in the previous fiscal year. Fiscal Year 2011 saw great progress in the area of external funding, with total external funding exceeding…