Eight from men’s basketball team named to ACC academic honor roll Sports

Eight from men’s basketball team named to ACC academic honor roll

June 30, 2020

By Chuck Walsh Seminoles.com Eight members of Florida State’s ACC Championship men’s basketball team have been named to the 2020 ACC Academic Honor Roll marking the fourth consecutive season at least seven members of the team had been named to the prestigious academic list.  Trent Forrest, who was named the

MEAC names Figueroa 2020 woman of the year Sports

MEAC names Figueroa 2020 woman of the year

June 30, 2020

Special to the Outlook NORFOLK, Va. – The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has named Alelee Figueroa of the Florida A&M track team as the 2020 Woman of the Year, the conference office. She becomes the first FAMU athlete to win the award. The award, selected annually by the MEAC Senior Woman

Hubbard named candidate for 2021 College Football Hall of Fame class Sports

Hubbard named candidate for 2021 College Football Hall of Fame class

June 30, 2020

Special to the Outlook Legendary FAMU head football coach Rudy Hubbard was among the candidates announced last week on the 2021 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, the National Football Foundation announced.  The ballot was sent to more than 12,000 NFF members and current Hall of

PGA Tour announces new collegiate pathway Sports

PGA Tour announces new collegiate pathway

June 23, 2020

By Steve Stone Seminoles.com An exciting announcement for the future of collegiate and professional golf was made by the PGA TOUR last Monday. The creation of PGA TOUR University will reward elite collegiate play by allowing access to the different professional tours under the PGA TOUR umbrella. Beginning with the

Van Eyk, Drohan taken on day two of MLB draft Sports

Van Eyk, Drohan taken on day two of MLB draft

June 23, 2020

Seminoles.com Florida State junior pitcher CJ Van Eyk was selected with the 42nd overall pick in last Thursday’s Major League Baseball Draft, going to the Toronto Blue Jays. Van Eyk is FSU’s highest drafted pitcher since Luke Weaver went in the first round in 2014. Later, left-handed pitcher Shane Drohan

FAMU’s Simmons selected for third annual coaching summit Sports

FAMU’s Simmons selected for third annual coaching summit

June 23, 2020

FAMU athletics NEW YORK — Willie Simmons, head football coach at FAMU,  was selected as a participant for the Third Annual NFL and Black College Hall of Fame Quarterback Coaching Summit, which will take place virtually from June 22-23. “It is truly an honor to be selected to the NFL/Black

B.J. Daniels returns to Lincoln as head coach of Trojans Sports

B.J. Daniels returns to Lincoln as head coach of Trojans

June 16, 2020

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer B.J. Daniels has had a storied football career that has taken him from playing on the youth level to college and the pros at multiple levels.  Daniels had spent four year – from 2004 to 2008 – playing quarterback at Lincoln High School.

Pillow eager to take Rattlers back to being basketball winners Sports

Pillow eager to take Rattlers back to being basketball winners

June 16, 2020

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer In her quest to find out a little about the history of the women’s basketball program at FAMU, Shalon Pillow called on Natalie White. White struck a chord when she told Pillow that the team she played on during the mid-1990s was a

Gillespie to sit out 2020 WNBA season Sports

Gillespie to sit out 2020 WNBA season

June 9, 2020

By Steve Stone Seminoles.com Florida State women’s basketball alumna Kiah Gillespie has opted to sit out the 2020 WNBA season, she announced last Tuesday on her Instagram account. The two-time All-American was selected in the third round by the Chicago Sky on April 17. With her decision, the Sky retain

Evans and Gray attend basketball Captains Academy Sports

Evans and Gray attend basketball Captains Academy

June 9, 2020

By Chuck Walsh Seminoles.com RaiQuan Evans and RayQuan Gray, who helped Florida State win the 2020 ACC Championship, participated in the Sixth Annual Athletes in Action Captains Academy for college level basketball captains and emerging leaders. It was held virtually for the first time. The event attracted 89 players from