East Carolina falls to South Florida in AAC basketball opener

ORLANDO, Fla. – Angel Nunez’s 19 points and 11 rebounds for the No. 9 seed University of South Florida were enough for a 71-66 victory to end the season for the East Carolina Panthers on Thursday afternoon at the AAC Championship in the Amway Centre. East Carolina (12-19, 4-13 in the conference) was led in […]

USF softball star Spivey finds love in all the right places

TAMPA, Fla. – It’s all about love and softball for All-American USF senior Lee Ann Spivey. Already one of its all-time best players, the recently engaged catcher is on pace to set school records in both home runs and runs batted in. Spivey said her love for the game, and for her teammates, means more […]

Roberto’s journey and sacrifice to play tennis

TAMPA, Fla – Roberto Cid is no stranger to the sacrifices that go with playing a Division I sport for a top-ranked university.

When he was 13, the family moved from the Dominican Republic to Florida so that the youngster could pursue a tennis career.

“My sisters wanted to study here and I wanted to play tennis and so because of those things, my parents decided to move here,” Cid said last Friday at the University of South Florida tennis complex.

Hernandez still finding his rhythm in college

TAMPA, Fla – The transition between high school cross-country and college track has been very difficult for Emily Hernandez. Considering the seriousness of college sports in the United States, the preparation and training for one of these events is very strict and hard. Hernandez has been developing herself in cross-country since middle school, and is […]