Leading Stories

UWF men’s tennis wins first match, loses second

 

Kaitlin Englund
Staff Writer

The No. 2-ranked University of West Florida men’s tennis team (ranked no, 1 in the region) triumphed over Mississippi College in an 8-1 victory, but loss to Georgia Gwinnet College 5-4 Saturday morning at the …

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Kim Jong-un appointed UWF Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Putin’s Pool Boy
Staff Writer

In wake of the retirement of former University of West Florida’s Men’s Basketball Coach Robert Stinnett, the Argonauts announced Kim Jong-un, Supreme Leader of North Korea, as his replacement on Monday.

Former NBA star turned …

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UWF acceptance policy stirs controversy on campus

Constance Snoring
Staff Writer

Bernice Wu, mother of University of West Florida freshman Sommore Payne, marched down to the Board of Overseers meeting with other parents on Wednesday night to demand changes to a previously unknown stipulation in UWF’s admissions …

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Shinnick, football team place first in 2015 National Karaoke Championship

Big Old Egg and Les B. Anne
The Meme Team

The University of West Florida Men’s Football Coach Pete Shinnick led members of the rookie football team to victory in the 2015 National Karaoke Championship Saturday night.

The ArGo-Go’s! winning …

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UWF drops three in a row against Lee University

Alina Newman
Staff Writer

University of West Florida’s women’s softball team was defeated in their triple-header against Lee University this weekend.

The Lady Argonauts (10-23, 5-15 GSC) lost 6-7 in the first game on Saturday, 0-6 in the second game …

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UWF baseball wins two games out of three against Lee

Jason Dustin
Staff Writer

The University of West Florida men’s baseball team won two out of three games this weekend against Gulf South Conference rival Lee University – two walk-off victories on Saturday.

Game 1: UWF 2, Lee 1

The …

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UWF paintball club resumes matches after hiatus

Mike Piro
Staff Writer

The University of West Florida Paintball Club resumed activity in January after taking a hiatus since the spring of 2013.

The club plays every Monday and Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. as well as …

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UWF swims towards history in wake of conference championship

Alisa Festagallo
Staff Writer

Andrew Hancock, head coach of the University of West Florida’s women’s swimming and diving team, only built the program two years ago. This season, he has delivered a conference championship and is sending 10 athletes to …

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UWF falls to Shorter in GSC Quarterfinal

Aaron Jacobs
Contributing Writer

The University of West Florida women’s basketball team lost 82-78 against Shorter University in the Gulf South Conference Tournament Quarterfinal on Tuesday night.

The loss eliminated them from the tournament, forcing the Argos (19-8, 16-6) to …

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UWF Football team remains positive despite University Park setback

Alisa Festagallo
Staff Writer

The construction of the athletic training facility and football-training field will not be started for at least 18 months.

The coaching staff and team are trying to figure out solutions for the interim period.

Pete Shinnick, …

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