MIAMI (Community Engagement) – The Barry women’s soccer team participated in a Thanksgiving Food Drive on Saturday, November 23 with the Christ Fellowship Church in downtown Miami. Read the full story.
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. (Sport) – More than 800 walkers, including the Rollins women’s lacrosse team, participated in the 2013 Orlando St. Jude Give thanks. Walk., an event that helps raise funds to support the children of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Supporters have raised more than $65,000, far exceeding the goal amount for the kids of St. Jude. Read the full story.
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Community Engagement) – Barry University men's basketball team volunteered its time at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society recently. Read the full story.
NEW YORK, N.Y. (Baseball) – Sunshine State Conference Hall of Fame Class of 1997-98 Inductee Tim Wakefield was honored in New York Tuesday when he received the Brooks Robinson Community Service Award. The award is given out by the Major League Baseball Player’s Alumni Association, and was handed out at the 14th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner. Read the full story.
MELBOURNE, Fla. (Community Engagement) – Giving back to the community has a special meaning to head coach Ryan McAleavey and the Florida Tech men’s lacrosse program. The Panthers did just that, hosting a “Lacrosse for Autism” event last week and volunteering in the “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” in Wickham Park in Melbourne, Fla. last month. Read the full story.