Valentina Petrova Selected as GEICO Alumni of the Month

Valentina Petrova Selected as GEICO Alumni of the Month Women’s Volleyball 9/13/2019 1:00:00 PM Nova Southeastern Athletics would like to recognize former volleyball player Valentina Petrova as its September 2019 GEICO Alumni of the Month. Called Valia by her teammates and coaches, Petrova was a record-breaking, three-year performer for the Sharks after transferring from Lees-McCrae, rising to all challenges to become the program’s first All-American, receiving the honor... Read More

Sharkettes Announce Rescheduled Tryout and Workshop Dates

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Fall tryouts for the 2019-20 Sharkettes were rescheduled due to challenges posed by Hurricane Dorian in early September. The new date for the Sharkettes tryout has been rescheduled for Sunday, September 22 at 11:00 a.m. on the main court at Rick Case Arena in the Don Taft University Center. In addition, the rescheduled date for the Sharkettes’ workshop is now Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 11:00 a.m., also on the main court at Rick Case... Read More

NSU Athletics to Accept Hurricane Dorian Donations at Upcoming Home Events

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern Athletics is taking action to help bring relief to those impacted by the devastation and flooding as a result of Hurricane Dorian’s track through the Bahamas. To help our neighbors in need, NSU Athletics will collect items at all home events over a 10-day stretch that will be sent directly to hurricane victims in the Bahamas. Opening on Friday, September 6th during volleyball’s Shark Invitational at Rick Case Arena,... Read More

This Week in Sharks Athletics

Story Links With some minor schedule adjustments over the past few days and the campus coming back to life after a brief shutdown in preparation for Hurricane Dorian, Nova Southeastern Athletics is ready to officially kick off the 2019-20 home slate with the season openers of both men’s and women’s soccer, as well as the first of two volleyball tournaments to open the season. This Week In Sharks Athletics  Cross CountryLast Week: FAU Cross Country Invitational –... Read More

NSU Student-Athletes Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards

Story Links CLEVELAND, Ohio. – The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) has announced the 2018-19 recipients of the D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards and 79 Nova Southeastern student-athletes were recognized in the 12th year of the program that honors student-athlete academic accomplishments at the Division II level. The Sharks’ 2018-19 count of 79 student-athletes honored was third among Sunshine State Conference schools, closing another outstanding academic year... Read More

NSU Athletics to Resume Operations on Thursday, Sept. 5

NSU Athletics to Resume Operations on Thursday, Sept. 5 General 9/3/2019 11:15:00 AM FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Following a brief shutdown due to concerns surrounding Hurricane Dorian, Nova Southeastern University and Sharks Athletics will re-open operations on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Students are able to return to campus on Wednesday, Sept 4. All NSU Sharks athletics events slated for this week remain as initially scheduled. To stay up to date with all things NSU, follow @NSUSharks on... Read More

Nova Southeastern Athletic Operations Have Been Suspended

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE – With Hurricane Dorian approaching the Florida coastline, Nova Southeastern University officials announced the closure of NSU campuses beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30, 2019. All Nova Southeastern University athletic operations have been suspended until further notice. For additional updates, please visit www.nova.edu/hurricane or call the NSU Emergency Hotline at 800-256-5065 for the most up-to-date information on additional campus closings,... Read More

2019 ‘College Colors Day’ Encourages Sharks to Show Their Colors

2019 ‘College Colors Day’ Encourages Sharks to Show Their Colors General 8/28/2019 12:00:00 PM FORT LAUDERDALE – With the Sharks opening up the 2019-20 season on Friday as the cross country teams travel to Boca Raton, Nova Southeastern Athletics encourages alumni and fans everywhere to show that their college colors never fade by wearing their favorite college gear on College Colors Day, which is also scheduled for Friday, August 30. The 15th annual College Colors Day, which was... Read More

Sharkettes Announce Fall Tryout and Workshop Dates

Story Links Required Medical Forms and Waiver FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Fall tryouts for the 2019-20 Sharkettes are scheduled for Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. on the main court at Rick Case Arena in the Don Taft University Center. In addition, the Sharkettes will hold a workshop on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from 8:00-10:00 p.m. in PVA Performance Theatre, also in the University Center. Cost for the workshop is $10.00 and only cash will be accepted. Nova Southeastern... Read More

Wood Announced as Sharks Athletic Trainer

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine Zevon Stubblefield announced on Tuesday the hiring of Ben Wood as the newest athletic trainer for the Sharks, completing the staff as NSU kicks off the 2019-20 school year. Wood will work with the Sharks’ volleyball and softball teams. “I’m excited to be back in the SSC as a Shark,” Wood said. “I’m looking forward to being able to grow with the NSU... Read More