JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville University Athletics announced today plans to begin construction of a basketball performance center on campus that will serve as the future home of Jacksonville basketball’s day-to-day operations. Construction is set to begin in late spring of 2020 with completion scheduled for summer of 2021.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville University Senior Vice President and Athletic Director, Alex Ricker-Gilbert announced on Monday a restructuring of the leadership atop the golf programs.
ATLANTA, Ga. - In the ASUN Beam Video Series, the conference features student-athletes across the league that have excelled in the classroom and taken a Students First mentality during their time as a student-athlete. Throughout the year, the ASUN will feature two student-athletes from each institution that epitomizes the conference's beam of Students First.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Jacksonville's Brittany Bowald earned a slot on the 2019 ASUN Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field All-Academic Team as she was also tabbed the Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Bowald becomes Jacksonville's fourth-ever ASUN Conference Women's Outdoor Track and Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year as she joins Samantha Turner (2016), Stormm Phillips (2015) and Kree Clark (2014) to highlight the 12-person All-Academic Team.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Lucas de Torres Curth has shown he is just as avid in the classroom as he is on the court. Most recently, he was named to the ASUN All-Academic Team for the second-straight season as he sported a 3.91 GPA as an International Business major. Additionally, he has qualified for the ASUN Academic Honor Roll for the last three years.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Holding a 20-point advantage after the first day at the 2019 ASUN Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championship, Liberty earned two event victories on Friday from North Florida's Hodges Stadium. Kennesaw State and Jacksonville round out the top-three of the scoreboard following the opening day of competition.
CONWAY, S.C. - The 2019 ASUN Lacrosse Championship kicks off on Thursday afternoon on the campus of Coastal Carolina with two semifinal games. Top seed Jacksonville opens up the tournament when they face No. 4 Kennesaw State. Following will be No. 2 Liberty against the three seed and host, Coastal Carolina.
CONWAY, S.C. - Top-seeded Jacksonville registered a dominant victory in the 2019 ASUN Conference Women's Lacrosse Championship against No. 4 Kennesaw State with a final score of 24-8. With the triumph, the Dolphins reach their third-straight ASUN Final and the sixth over the past seven seasons. First Team All-Conference members Jenny Kinsey & Lillie Miller combined for 15 goals & 19 points to highlight the Jacksonville high-octane attack.
ATLANTA, Ga. - For the second time in conference history, the postseason awards featured two Players of the Year, as Coastal Carolina's Haley Alexander and Kennesaw State's Siena Gore tied for the league's top honor. Coastal's goalie Harley Barrett captured her second-straight ASUN Defensive Player of the Year honor to highlight Wednesday's night awards banquet. Jacksonville's Dayna Martinetto was voted the ASUN Freshman of the Year after bursting onto the scene, with JU's Mindy McCord Coach of the Year accolades for the fourth time in her career.
BRASELTON, Ga. - Three individuals sit tied for the lead at the 2019 ASUN Conference Men's Golf Championship as Jacksonville's Thomas Thurloway and North Florida's pair of Philip Knowles and Jordan Batchelor each finished at two-under par with opening rounds of 70. The Ospreys hold an eight-shot lead on Liberty as UNF registered a 289, one-over par, as a team followed by Liberty (297; +9), Kennesaw State (300; +12) and Jacksonville (304; +16).