West Florida Argonauts

Argos cash in on dominant performance

Argos cash in on dominant performance

Dominant on both sides of the ball, West Florida steamrolled Shorter 51-7 on a ridiculously hot and humid Saturday night at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The Argonauts rolled up 568 yards in their Gulf South Conference opener. Eleven players caught at least one pass and three running backs scored touchdowns. And then there was the defense, […]

Argos aiming to move up in Gulf South Conference

Argos aiming to move up in Gulf South Conference

When the University of West Florida football team takes the field Saturday against West Alabama, it will be in a position to move into at least a tie for second place in the Gulf South Conference. Beating the Tigers on their own field won’t be easy. West Alabama is No. 25 in the nation, ranked […]

Argos extend win streak with victory over Choctaws

Argos extend win streak with victory over Choctaws

A game against a winless team proved to be much tougher than expected. But after a rugged first half, the University of West Florida football team came to life to knock off Mississippi College 28-14 in Gulf South Conference action Friday night at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The Argonauts (4-1, 2-1 GSC) rallied 14-7 at halftime […]

It will be a Friday night under the lights for the Argos

It will be a Friday night under the lights for the Argos

Due to the threat of Tropical Storm Nate becoming a hurricane this weekend, the University of West Florida football team has moved its game against Mississippi College to tonight. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Blue Wahoos Stadium in Pensacola. The Argonauts come into their latest Gulf South Conference showdown on a high after […]

Argonauts head on the road to battle Panthers

Argonauts head on the road to battle Panthers

It’s time for the University of West Florida football team to go back on the road. After back-to-back home games. the Argonauts will close out September with a Gulf South Conference game against Florida Tech Saturday in Melbourne. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. CST. UWF is coming off a 30-19 loss to Valdosta State […]

Argos’ stellar softball season comes to a close

Argos’ stellar softball season comes to a close

West Florida’s remarkable run to the NCAA Division II Softball College World Series came to a close Saturday in a 1-0 loss to West Virginia Wesleyan. The Argonauts wrap up their year with a 46-15 record, the most wins they have had in a season since 2005. They finished 1-2 in their first college world […]

Argos rally to knock off Blazers in NCAA regional final

Argos rally to knock off Blazers in NCAA regional final

Tiona Hill’s heroic hit in the bottom of the seventh inning put the exclamation point on a perfect three-game run through the NCAA Division II South 1 Regional. With the Argonauts down a run with one out and the bases loaded, Hill drove in two runs with a big base hit to help the Argos […]

Argos hosting NCAA regional softball tourney

Argos hosting NCAA regional softball tourney

The University of West Florida softball team will host an NCAA South Regional this week. The Argos are in the tourney for the 12th time in program history and begin play Thursday when they battle Claflin in a 2:30 p.m. game. Mississippi College and Valdosta State will play in the second game. The winners move […]

Gonzalez settles into starting role for Argonauts

Gonzalez settles into starting role for Argonauts

Jared Gonzalez knew if he was going to transfer out of Huntingdon in Alabama to another school to continue his college baseball career, he wanted to make sure he found the right fit. The former Navarre pitcher found a home at the University of West Florida. “Growing up in this area, I wanted to be […]

Argonauts bring 20 new players on board on signing day

Argonauts bring 20 new players on board on signing day

Coming off its inaugural season, the University of West Florida football team added even more talent to its roster Wednesday, signing 17 high school football players. The Argonauts added three mid-year transfers as well. Eleven of the players are on the offensive side of the ball and eight are on defense. The other is a […]

Argos picked to repeat as Gulf South champs in baseball

Argos picked to repeat as Gulf South champs in baseball

West Florida is the team to beat in baseball in the Gulf South Conference. The reigning conference champions are picked to win the GSC crown again this season, receiving six of the possible 11 first-place votes and finishing one point ahead of 2016 GSC tournament champion Delta State. Coming off a year where they appeared […]

Argos take big step forward in win over Wolves

Argos take big step forward in win over Wolves

It’s safe to say the University of West Florida men’s basketball team took a big step forward Saturday afternoon. Down by 14 points at halftime, the Argonauts looked like a much different team in the second half, scoring in transition, getting stops on defense and shooting the ball effectively in a 97-89 Gulf South Conference […]

Once a dream, UWF closing in on historic first season of football

Once a dream, UWF closing in on historic first season of football

It began in 2009 with a vision that football would be a good fit for the University of West Florida. Dr. Judy Bense, the president of the university since 2008, spearheaded the efforts to turn the dream into reality, although initially the dream was a little too big. “Back when we had nothing, when all […]

Priority point deadline nears at UWF

Priority point deadline nears at UWF

The deadline to earn priority points for University of West Florida football season tickets is Saturday. Fans have nine options to earn points based on the amount of their donations. The cost of season tickets ranges from $70 to $115. Brett Berg, the associate athletic director at West Florida, said 3,400 season tickets are expected […]