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Bulls drop wild game to Tampa Spartans

WESLEY CHAPEL — If you like high-scoring hockey games, odds are you’ll like the scoreline USF and the Tampa Spartans put up Friday night at AdventHealth Center Ice. The highlight of the night was the second period, where the teams put up a combined five goals — including four in […]

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Viens drafted with No. 5 pick in NWSL Draft

Evelyne Viens is heading to the Garden State. The now-former USF women’s soccer striker was drafted in the first round of Thursday’s National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) College Draft with the No. 5 overall pick by Sky Blue FC. Viens is the highest ever draft pick in program history and […]

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Bulls job a homecoming for Shepardson

It wasn’t a hard decision for USF volleyball’s new coach to make, even though it involves a move across the country. And why not? It is, after all, a homecoming for Jolene Shepardson. For the Tampa native and USF alumna, leaving San Jose State, where she had been the coach […]

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In Brief: Wilcox signs with agency

Former USF tight end Mitchell Wilcox is one step closer to turning pro. Wilcox has signed with sports agency VaynerSports, the agency tweeted Wednesday. Based out of New York and Los Angeles, VaynerSports bills itself as “the agency for the modern day athlete” and features clients such as Peyton Barber […]

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NOTEBOOK: 3 Bulls named to provisional national rosters

For those who have been advocating on behalf of now-former USF women’s soccer striker Evelyne Viens to get a chance to play on the international stage, that wish might soon be granted. Viens, along with former teammates Chyanne Dennis and Ricquelle Farquharson, were named to their countries’ provisional rosters ahead […]

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Business as usual for Moore and Bulls

After more than 20 years with USF softball, coach Ken Eriksen is taking a break.  But it’s for an important reason: Eriksen is putting his USF coaching duties on hold to lead Team USA in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. “We have some smart people in administration right now that have […]

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Kelly names new head volleyball coach

USF volleyball has its new leader. Jolene Shepardson was named head coach of the Bulls on Thursday, Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly announced. A native of Tampa, Shepardson (née Patton) helped lead USF to its most recent conference championship during the 2002 season. She ranked second on the team […]

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United from Start to Finish

It’s a little less than nine months before his first game as USF head coach, but Jeff Scott arguably recorded his first victory Wednesday morning in his introductory press conference. Introduced alongside his family to much fanfare by the Herd of Thunder Marching Band at the USF Alumni Center on […]