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Softball Schedule More Favorable in 2014

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry University softball team's “long, strange trip” gets broken up a little in 2014, with 22 of the 49 games at Buccaneer Field, including six of the first 13. “Well, the goal is always to schedule more balanced,” head coach Danielle Penner said. “We have great facilities, great fan support...  read more

SSC Welcomes Embry-Riddle as New Member

WINTER PARK, Fla. – The Sunshine State Conference (SSC) has received official acceptance from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to become a provisional member of the conference beginning July 1, 2014. "The Sunshine State Conference is excited that Embry-Riddle has accepted our conference's offer of provisional membership," said SSC...  read more

Marines Host Leadership Seminar For Women At Barry University

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—Barry University's female student-athletes participated in a leadership workshop presented by Captain Nicole Villareal Bastian of the United States Marine Corps. Members from all seven of the Buccaneers women's teams benefitted from the exercise. Bastian, one of the first two dozen women to graduate from The Citadel, the...  read more

McDonough Lends 30 Years of Service to Barry Athletics

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. – When Sr. Jeanne O'Laughlin asked Dr. Eileen McDonough to serve as Barry University's Faculty Athletics Representative over 31 years ago, the one-time chemistry professor had one question for the school president at the time. “I said, ‘What is that?'” McDonough asked. “Sr. Jeanne never wanted to go...  read more

Softball Adds 2014 Early Pair

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry University softball team added two players in the early signing period last week. Lake Region High right-hander and Polkpreps.com Pitcher of the Year Haley Wiseman signed a National Letter of Intent and college softball scholarship with Barry University at Lake Region. “Haley is an outstanding pitcher, one of the...  read more

Buccaneers Insider Debuts

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. -- Barry University athletics will air its debut edition of Buccaneers Insider a television show devoted to the school's 12 teams, student-athletes and athletic department. The initial show is scheduled to run Friday. Viewers can watch Buccaneers Insider on the Game Central in the On-Demand link as part of the Bucs Broadcast...  read more

Barry Helps NCAA Division II's Record-Setting Contribution To Make-A-Wish

INDIANAPOLIS — Led by the Division II Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), Division II schools across the country raised $517,465 for Make-A-Wish during the 2012-13 school year, besting last year's efforts by almost $50,000 and setting a new Division II fundraising record. Division II 2012-13 Make-A-Wish FoundationTop Fundraisers Top 5...  read more

Softball Earns NFCA Academic Awards

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—On the field and in the classroom, the Barry Buccaneers continue to be one of the top softball teams in the South Region. After making the regional tournament last year, they also earned a spot on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association's Division II All-Academic Teams with a 3.321 team GPA. The Bucs finished third in the...  read more

Buccaneers To Kick Off 30th Year Of NCAA Athletics

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry University athletic program begins its 30th year of NCAA sports this fall. The Buccaneers have enjoyed great success in the first 29 years, with 11 national championships, 261 All-Americans and 299 Scholar All-Americans. The Bucs have many special events planned for this special year, starting with the kickoff games...  read more

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