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It’s 2020 and alumna Naomi Ruele is still debunking myths about Black swimmers

It’s 2020 and alumna Naomi Ruele is still debunking myths about Black swimmers

Naomi Ruele has two priorities: swimming at a professional level and debunking the stigma that “Black people can’t swim” so […]

Top junior female javelin thrower heading to FIU

Top junior female javelin thrower heading to FIU

The No. 5-ranked junior female javelin competitor in the world is heading to FIU this fall to join the Women’s […]

Alumna supports simultaneous mens’, womens’ golf championship in England

Alumna supports simultaneous mens’, womens’ golf championship in England

FIU alumna and pro golfer Meghan MacLaren is throwing her support behind efforts to have the England Men and Women’s […]

FIU Baseball trio likely to get another season

FIU Baseball trio likely to get another season

An NCAA ruling is giving high-school-turned-college teammates a second chance at their senior season. Recreation and sport management students Derek […]

Italian duo helps FIU find beach volleyball success

Italian duo helps FIU find beach volleyball success

FIU Beach Volleyball coach Rita Buck-Crockett recruited two Italian players not knowing they had shared the court in their former […]

From Panthers to NFL pros

From Panthers to NFL pros

Four College of Arts, Sciences & Education students signed as undrafted free agents with NFL teams shortly after the completion […]

Minnesota’s pro-soccer team drafts psychology alumnus

Minnesota’s pro-soccer team drafts psychology alumnus

Psychology alumnus Andrew Booth, switched his blue and gold colors to blue and black when the Minnesota United FC selected […]

The unthinkable happened: FIU beat UM

The unthinkable happened: FIU beat UM

Everyone will remember where they were when they saw the final score of 30-24 Saturday night at Marlins Park. History […]

Well-earned moniker for Panthers player Maurice Alexander

Well-earned moniker for Panthers player Maurice Alexander

FIU football wide receiver, Maurice Alexander, is known for giving the opposing defense a hard time when making catches and […]

From FIU softball to the 2020 Summer Olympics

From FIU softball to the 2020 Summer Olympics

FIU alumna and former softball player, Tatyana Forbes, is headed to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo with the Mexico […]