Womens tennis kicks off fall season in Atlanta
The USF womens tennis team started its fall season with a strong performance in Georgia last weekend.
Junior Loreto Martinez and sophomore Paula Montoya came up big at the Southern Shootout in Atlanta, going a combined 5-1, including a 3-0 record from Martinez. Coach Agustin Moreno praised both of his players.
It showed theyve been working hard over the summer and thats why they played well. It pays off, Moreno said.
Martinez took down Chloe Smith of NC State on Sunday by scores of 6-0 and 6-3, while Montoya beat Christy Snipes, 6-1 and 6-2. The Bulls won three of the five matches played on Sundays shootout finale.
Both Martinez and senior Katie Vasenina will head to California this weekend, where they will play doubles in the Riviera All-American Championships in Palisades.
Athletics department hires Angelos
The USF Athletics department announced the hiring of Craig Angelos as the schools new associate athletic director for Compliance Services. He will come to USF after holding the position of director of athletics at Florida Atlantic University since 2003. Angelos has also held positions as deputy athletic director at Indiana and senior associate athletic director at the University of Miami. Angelos will replace Steve Horton in that position.
Steve Horton has served this athletic department extremely well over the last 15 years and weve been fortunate to have him as part of our leadership, athletic director Doug Woolard said in a press release. Were fortunate that Steve will be available to assist Craig during this transition and serve USF on a department-wide basis until his retirement in December.
Former USF football player Jon Lejiste dies at 32
Former Bulls football player Jon Lejiste has reportedly died, causing many in the USF community to express their condolences and share heartfelt memories. His body was identified on Tuesday night after it was found floating in the Intracoastal Waterway in West Palm Beach last week, according to The Palm Beach Post Lejiste was found near […]
South Florida to host season opener Road 2 Tampa Bay Volleyball Invitational
Earlier this year, Tampa was selected as the host city of the 2023 NCAA Volleyball national championship in December, but it was also picked present the season opener. South Florida volleyball will host three other schools at the Road 2 Tampa Bay Volleyball Invitational on Aug. 25-26 to kick off their 2023 season. Along with […]
Football releases kickoff times for several key games
Following February’s schedule release, South Florida football has announced kickoff times for several games, including a nationally broadcasted matchup against SEC powerhouse Alabama. To open the season, the Bulls will face off against Western Kentucky on Sept. 2 at 3:30 p.m. (ET) on CBS Sports Network. The following week, USF will play Florida A&M on […]
Associate head coach reportedly leaving USF baseball one day after pitching coach
Following pitching coach Karsten Whitson’s departure on Tuesday, USF baseball witnessed an even greater shakeup in their staff room. Associate head coach Bo Durkac reportedly left South Florida on Wednesday, according to D1 Baseball’s Kendall Rogers. https://twitter.com/kendallrogers/status/1663924529377230848?s=46&t=i_MEDYBGBzaRXxJXZv4QyA Durkac was a volunteer assistant with Miami in 2018, joining USF as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator […]
USF pitching coach announces departure from program
After losing in the American Baseball Championship semifinals against No. 15 ECU, pitching coach Karsten Whitson parted ways with USF baseball on Tuesday. Following a challenging regular season, the Bulls (21-39, 7-17 AAC) made an unexpected run as the eighth seed in the tourney before dropping two games, 3-1 and 14-7, to the top-seeded Pirates […]
Women’s soccer announces 2023 schedule
South Florida women’s soccer released their schedule for the upcoming 2023 season on Tuesday. The Bulls are looking to get back on track following a 5-0 shutout loss to SMU in the opening round of last year’s conference tournament. https://twitter.com/USFWSOC/status/1663632525477163009?s=20 USF will play each of the six conference newcomers, along with seven non-conference matchups. The […]