Category Archives: Sports

Cold weather, No. 1 seed stand between Argos and championship game

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The University of West Florida Argos continue their improbable playoff run Saturday when they travel to a frozen Northeast for their semifinal game against No. 1-ranked Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

West Florida upsets West Alabama, advances to D-II  semifinals

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida football team defeated the University of West Alabama 28-21 to continue their improbable run into the semifinals of the Division II football playoffs.

Argos historic playoff run continues

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The University of West Florida Argonauts football team will continue its historic season by traveling to West Alabama to compete in the NCAA Division II quarterfinals on Saturday. A win would vault the Argos to the Division II semifinals.

Argos finish weekend challenge with overtime victory over Fort Valley State

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

The University of West Florida men’s basketball team emerged undefeated from the GSC-SIAC Crossover Challenge this weekend, but not without outlasting Fort Valley State in a 75-68 overtime victory.

Argos secure winning season: Playoffs within reach

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

More than 5,000 fans witnessed the University of West Florida secure its first winning season Saturday when the Argos avenged last season’s 51-3 shellacking by dominating the mighty Lions of the University of North Alabama 30-7.

UWF Disability Awareness Month ends on the hardwood

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The Mobile Patriots wheelchair basketball team came into town Wednesday and took on staff, faculty and students in the 16th annual exhibition game, which served as the official conclusion of Disability Awareness Month at UWF.

UWF beats Christian Brothers, advances in GSC tournament

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida women’s soccer defeated Christian Brothers on Tuesday with a score of 4-1 to advance them to the semifinals of the GSC tournament.

UWF women’s soccer defeats Auburn Montgomery; men fall to Montevallo

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida women’s soccer team continued its hot streak on Saturday as with a 2-0 win over Auburn Montgomery, the team’s seventh consecutive win. The UWF men, meanwhile fell 2-1 to Montevallo.

UWF soccer teams prepare for GSC tournament

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

This Tuesday, both the University of West Florida men’s and women’s soccer teams will take part in the GSC tournament.

Argos’ swim and dive team aim for strong showing at home

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

Ninth- ranked University of West Florida’s swimming and diving team will host three schools this weekend for the season’s first home meet at the UWF Aquatic Center.