BOCA RATON, Fla. (Community Engagement) – Lynn University first cultivated its relationship with the Boca Delray Golf & Country Club in 2009 in an attempt to raise money and awareness for the Make-A-Wish Foundation®. Six years later, the bond is as strong as ever with the men’s & women’s golf team teaming up with Boca Delray members on Saturday, February 15, for a day of golf, fun and food while raising $2000 for the charity. Read the full story.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (Community Engagement) – On a beautiful, “Florida Winter” morning in January, the Rollins women’s golf team hosted its annual Legends Golf Classic. Billed as a fundraiser for the nationally-ranked Tars, the team this year also joined forces with CECO (Conductive Education Center of Orlando) to help spread awareness of those struggling with motor disabilities. Read the full story.
ORLANDO (Women’s Golf) – Former Florida Southern golfer Jackie Stoelting (Barenborg) will have the opportunity to fulfil her dream of playing on the LPGA Tour when she competes on Golf Channel’s popular Big Break Florida reality competition series, beginning Monday, February 24, at 9 p.m. Eastern Time. A “Meet the Players” preview show will air on February 5, giving Moccasin fans a chance to see Jackie as she prepares for the competition. Read the full story.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (Women’s Golf) – Florida Tech freshman Johanna Larsson has been recognized as the Sunshine State Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week presented by VALIC. Read the full story.
LAKELAND, Fla. (Women’s Golf) – Former Florida Southern two-time All-American Jackie Barenborg Stoelting made history recently as she became the first-ever Moccasin women's golfer to ever earn playing status on the LPGA Tour as she finished tied for 38th at this year's LPGA Final Stage Qualifier that wrapped up play on Dec. 8 at the LPGA International in Daytona Beach. Read the full story.