Swimming Teams Pick Up More Awards from CSCAA; Nine Individuals Also Earn Academic HonorsJuly 11
The Florida Southern swimming teams have been honored by the College Swim Coaches Association of America as NCAA Division II Scholar All-American Teams for the 2014 spring semester. It’s the fourth year in a row both squads have earned that distinction under head coach Duncan Sherrard, and Florida Southern was one of 32 schools with the men and women each receiving recognition. To make the list, the team must compile a collective grade point average of 3.00 or better.. Read the full story.
Sherrard and Swan Earn Top Individual Awards as Mocs Place Eight on All-SSC Men's Swimming TeamMarch 27
For the third year in a row, Florida Southern’s Duncan Sherrard has been voted as the Sunshine State Conference Men’s Swimming Coach-of-the-Year, while senior Robbie Swan was voted the SSC co-Swimmer-of-the-Year. It’s Sherrard’s fifth coaching award overall since his arrival at Florida Southern in 2009, and a league-record eight of his swimmers were on the 2014 All-SSC Men’s Swimming Team. One of those was Swan, who shared the Swimmer-of-the-Year award with Saint Leo’s Matheus Assis.. Read the full story.
Swan Song: Senior Pushes FSC to National Runner-Up With Fantastic FinishMarch 15
GENEVA, OHIO – For Florida Southern to finish as the national runner-up two years in a row, the Moccasins needed a clutch performance from senior Robbie Swan on the final leg of the final relay in the final event of the 4-day NCAA Championships. Consider it a Swan song. One of the Mocs’ most decorated student-athletes in recent years pushed past two other swimmers at the end of the of the 400-yard freestyle relay to give FSC a 2½-point margin over Wayne State (MI) for another runner-up finish at the National Finals.. Read the full story.
Lupoli's School Record and Backstroke Swimmers Help FSC Regain Second at NCAA Swimming FinalsMarch 14
GENEVA, OHIO – With swimmers reaching the finals of all four individual events, freshman Franco Lupoli setting a school record, and the 800-yard freestyle relay team finishing seventh, Florida Southern re-claimed second place at the NCAA Division II National Swimming and Diving Championships with one day remaining. The Moccasins still trail Drury (MO), and are just 2½ points ahead of third-place Wayne State (MI).. Read the full story.