Roosta Announced as Newest Sharks Athletic Trainer

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine Zevon Stubblefield announced on Thursday the hiring of Patrick Roosta as the newest athletic trainer for the Sharks, heading into the 2019-20 school year. Roosta began his work with the Sharks in July. “It has been a long-time dream to work at this amazing institution, and now I cannot be more excited to finally be part of the Sharks family,” Roosta said. Roosta joins the NSU... Read More

NSU’s Gatens Named ATAF Athletic Trainer of the Year

Story Links MAITLAND, Fla. – Adding more accolades to the stockpile from a highly-successful 2018-19 year for Nova Southeastern Athletics, head athletic trainer Amy Gatens was named the 2019 College/University Athletic Trainer of the Year by The Athletic Trainers Association of Florida (ATAF) during the Annual Meeting Luncheon on Saturday, July 13 in Kissimmee, Fla. “I’m honored and humbled to be selected as the 2019 College/University Athletic Trainer of the Year by the... Read More

AD Mominey Named to 2019-20 D2 ADA Board of Directors

Story Links Michael Mominey Complete Bio ORLANDO, Fla. – Adding a further boost for an already highly-successful year in Sharks Athletics, 18th-year Nova Southeastern Director of Athletics Michael Mominey has been selected to serve on the Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) Board of Directors in the 2019-20 year, officials from the organization announced this week. As the representative of the Sunshine State Conference (SSC) on the Board, Mominey joins 23 other athletic... Read More

Sharks Athletics Finishes 26th in Learfield IMG College Directors’ Cup Standings

Story Links CLEVELAND, Ohio – Riding a huge winter tide that saw a national top-four women’s swimming finish and NCAA Division II Elite Eight appearances in both men’s and women’s basketball, the Nova Southeastern University athletic department posted its highest finish in the NCAA Division II Learfield IMG College Directors’ Cup standings since the 2015-16 season. Accumulating 475 points throughout the 2018-19 season, the Sharks finish 26th out of 300 Division II... Read More

Sharks Men and Women Both Earn Second in SSC Mayors’ Cup Rankings

Story Links MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Nova Southeastern athletics programs have finished the 2018-19 season in second place among Sunshine State Conference programs in the race for both the men’s and women’s SSC Mayors’ Cup All-Sports Trophy, maintaining the tradition of success for the Sharks among the league’s top programs. The efforts from the Sharks men’s teams tied the previous program high ranking, rising to second place for the first time since 2010-11 in... Read More

Sharks Men Lead, Women Third in Mid-Year SSC Mayor’s Cup Standings

MELBOURNE, Fla. – The University of Tampa women and Nova Southeastern University men lead their divisions in the 2018-19 Sunshine State Conference Mayors’ Cup standings. Through the winter sports season, the Spartans women hold a ten-and-a-half point edge, while the Sharks men are on top by two-and-a-half points. Winners of the SSC Mayors’ Cup will be announced directly following the spring athletic season, in which baseball, softball, golf, tennis, lacrosse, and rowing... Read More

Sharks Gain Valuable Sports-Focused CPR and AED Experience

Story Links FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Helping its student-athletes to add another implement to their toolkit, the NSU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) partnered with the Memorial Sports Medicine Center and One Beat CPR to deliver a Sports Focused, Hands-Only CPR and AED Training. In the inaugural group, eleven student-athletes attended the session on Friday, January 11 at the NSU RecPlex Fitness Room. The event was two hours long and consisted of two phases. Participating... Read More

Sharks Name Tony Price as Coordinator of Digital Media and Graphic Design

Sharks Name Tony Price as Coordinator of Digital Media and Graphic Design General 10/2/2018 6:42:00 PM FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – In a boost to its athletic communications and marketing teams, Nova Southeastern Athletics announced the hiring of Tony Price as Coordinator of Digital Media and Graphic Design after a national search. His work with the Sharks began on Oct. 1. “I am grateful to Athletic Director Michael Mominey and Michael Stambaugh for allowing me the opportunity to join... Read More

Sunshine State Conference Enhances Live Content Offerings for 2018-19

MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Sunshine State Conference announces conference-wide partnerships with BlueFrame Technology and StatBroadcast® Systems for the 2018-19 academic year. One year ago, conference administrators announced the launch of the Sunshine State Conference Digital Network, where, for the first time in league history all video content produced league-wide would be available in one place. Over 1500 events, including 11 conference championships, were broadcasted on the Sunshine... Read More