Category Archives: Sports

Argos fall to Delta State in a heartbreaker

By Morgan Givens
Staff writer

Missed opportunities and questionable calls by the referees took a toll on West Florida, as it fell to Delta State in their homecoming game, 28-25.

UWF women’s soccer dominates North Alabama; men fall to Spring Hill

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida women’s soccer team improved its record to 10-3-1 after defeating North Alabama 5-1 on Sunday, while the men’s team lost 1-0 to Spring Hill College, making its record fall to 4-6-1 for the season.

Four turnovers propel UWF over Choctaws 28-14

West Florida overcomes Mississippi College with late game stand.

By Mike Zdunich
Special to The Voyager
The Argonauts defeated the Mississippi College Choctaws 28-14 at Blue Wahoos Stadium Friday night to improve to 4-1 overall and 2-1 in Gulf South Conference play.

UWF kicker Austin Williams’s game winner latest in long line of achievements

By Chris Cody
Staff Writer

It was the moment most kickers dream about, and sophomore Austin Williams delivered. With one second left and the Argonauts down 21-20 to Florida Tech, Williams hit a game winning, 44-yard field goal as time expired.

Catching up with Pete Shinnick: Argos football coach

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

After finishing his first season as the University of West Florida Argos head football coach with five wins, Pete Shinnick begins his second season leading the Argos to a 2-and-1 record.

Coach Shinnick came to UWF in 2014 with a career spanning 25 years. This week, we had the opportunity to sit down and talk about some of his philosophies on coaching, academics and starting a new program. Here are some of the highlights of the conversation.

Argonauts hold 2-1 record after loss to Valdosta State

By Rachel Witbracht
Staff writer

Thousands of Argo fans gathered in excitement but left in disappointment after a 30-19 loss at Maritime Park in Downtown Pensacola.

University Park Center one step in UWF expansion

By Morgan Givens
Staff Writer

The University of West Florida’s athletics program continues to grow with the incoming University Park Center, which is still under construction. This new facility will provide upgrades to both an athletics and academics.

UWF dominates the last quarter to beat Chowan

By Chris Cody
Staff writer

The University of West Florida football team defeated Chowan University 51-23 to improve to 2-0 at the Sept. 16 game.

Women’s soccer beats Albany State in shutout

By Chris Cody
Staff Writer

The University of West Florida women’s soccer team continued their winning ways on Wednesday as they cruised past Albany State 6-0, to improve their record to 3-0 overall.

Lady Argos volleyball remains undefeated

By Steve Likovetz
Staff writer

The University of West Florida’s Lady Argos volleyball team began the 2017 season by hosting the Hampton Inn-vitational and has stayed undefeated in three matches.