Gutierrez Brings Back Six Medals from 2013 Central American GamesMarch 27
After helping Florida Southern finish as the NCAA Division II national runner-up earlier in March, men’s swimmer Allan Gutierrez recently took part in the 10th Central American Games in San Jose, Costa Rica. As a member of the Honduras National Team, the sophomore from San Pedro Sula brought home six medals, including three earned in individual events.. Read the full story.
Robbie Swan Wins NCAA Elite 89 Award for Division II Men's SwimmingMarch 25
Florida Southern’s Robbie Swan has been named a recipient of the NCAA Elite 89 Award for men’s swimming this year in recognition for his outstanding academic achievements throughout his career. The Elite 89 Award is given to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade point average who is competing at the finals site for each of the 89 NCAA championships.. Read the full story.
Halfacre and Sherrard Repeat as SSC Men's Swimmer-of-the-Year and Coach-of-the-YearMarch 21
For the third year in a row, Florida Southern’s Jeb Halfacre has been selected as the Sunshine State Conference Men’s Swimmer-of-the-Year, and for the second year in a row, Duncan Sherrard is the SSC Men’s Coach-of-the-Year. Along with sophomore Luis Rojas, senior Miguel Ferreira, and freshman Juan Tolosa, Halfacre was one of four Moccasins also selected First Team All-SSC, while sophomore Allan Gutierrez and junior Robbie Swan were Second Team selections.. Read the full story.
Moccasins Are National Runner-Up; 400 Freestyle Relay Team Secures Position In Final EventMarch 9
BIRMINGHAM – While Drury may have held on to its status as the kingpins of Division II swimming, the Florida Southern Moccasins also continued closing the gap on the more-established Panthers. Keyed by a trio of national finalists in the 200 backstroke, and a clutch performance by the 400 freestyle relay team, Florida Southern finished as national runner-up at the 2013 NCAA National Championships.. Read the full story.