Registration Open for NSU’s 5-Day Virtual 5K

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Celebrating Homecoming week virtually in 2020, the Nova Southeastern athletics department is hosting a virtual 5K over the course of five days. The #NSU5Day5K will run from November 1, 2020 to November 5, 2020, giving participants five days to run, walk or swim the 5K race. Participants can sign up by donating $25.00 to NSU Athletics HERE.   All proceeds will benefit the 300+ student-athletes and 16 NCAA Division II teams at... Read More

Newly-Renamed Miles Mikolas NSU Baseball Golf Classic Scheduled for Dec. 14

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern Athletics has announced that the Ninth Annual NSU Baseball Golf Classic will be named the Miles Mikolas NSU Baseball Golf Classic, and will now be held on December 14 at Grande Oakes Golf Club in Davie. In its ninth edition, this tournament of baseball alumni, friends, family and program supporters returns to Grande Oaks for the fourth consecutive year, with former Shark and current St. Louis Cardinals All-Star pitcher Miles... Read More

Sunshine State Conference Postpones Winter Sports into 2021

Story Links MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Sunshine State Conference Athletic Directors and Presidents Council have unanimously agreed to postpone all competition in the sports of basketball and swimming through December 31, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Conference will determine and communicate conference schedules and conference championship information in these sports at a later date. With the postponement, the Nova Southeastern Sharks men’s and women’s basketball,... Read More

Mominey Expands Impact Through New Leadership Roles, Locally and Nationally

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As the Sharks begin the 2020-21 academic year, Nova Southeastern Director of Athletics Michael Mominey has expanded his commitment to providing leadership not only on campus, but at the local, conference and national levels, through three significant organizational governance positions this year. A perpetual community supporter of many programs throughout Broward County and in South Florida, Mominey was unanimously elected as a Corporate... Read More

Shark Student-Athletes Earn D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards

Story Links CLEVELAND, Ohio. – The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) has announced the 2019-20 recipients of the D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards, and for the second consecutive year Nova Southeastern has reached a program high, as 92 Shark student-athletes were recognized in the 13th year of the program that honors student-athlete academic accomplishments at the NCAA Division II level. The Sharks’ 2019-20 count of 92 student-athletes honored... Read More

NSU COVID-19 Resources Page

How You Can Help To help students in need, NSU has created the COVID-19 Student Support Fund. All emergency funds will go directly to the students during this crisis. Donate Now Latest Updates JULY 13, 2020 NSU Supports Our International Students We at Nova Southeastern University pride ourselves on our commitment to serving our diverse student population. Students from across the world call NSU home and are part of our Shark DNA. As members of Shark Nation, our international students... Read More

Nova Southeastern Suspends Women’s Rowing Program Indefinitely

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University has announced it will suspend the women’s rowing program indefinitely starting with the 2020-21 academic year. The institution will continue to sponsor 16 NCAA Division II sports, including 14 within the Sunshine State Conference. Statement from Director of Athletics Michael Mominey“It is an understatement to say that this was very difficult decision for all involved. We are also mindful and empathetic... Read More

Edwards Appointed as NSU Athletics Diversity and Inclusion Designee

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University  has announced the appointment of Assistant Athletic Director Yashiva Edwards as NSU’s Athletics Diversity and Inclusion Designee (ADID). Edwards will serve as the program’s primary contact and conduit for diversity and inclusion-related information pertaining to national, local and campus-level issues. In the ADID role, Edwards will serve as the primary contact for information related to initiatives,... Read More

Sunshine State Conference Announces Postponement of Fall Competitions

Story Links MELBOURNE, Fla. – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and with the health, safety and well-being of student-athletes and all those in our campus communities as our highest priority, the Sunshine State Conference Presidents Council announces the postponement of all scheduled competitions in the fall sports season. For Nova Southeastern, the affected sports include men’s soccer, women’s soccer, men’s cross country, women’s cross country and... Read More

NSU’s Bollback Receives ATAF’s 2020 Backbone Award

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – For the second consecutive year, Nova Southeastern Sports Medicine is on the slate for professional recognition, as athletic trainer Jessie Bollback was named the recipient of the Backbone Award from The Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida (ATAF) during the virtual 2020 ATAF Symposium over the weekend. “I am honored and grateful to have been selected as the recipient of the 2020 ATAF Backbone Award,” Bollback said.... Read More