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Get in the Spirit

Get pumped for FSW Athletics at our Student Game Nights, Spirit Events, and FSW Buc Games! Games take place at the Suncoast Credit Union Arena on the Thomas Edison [Lee] Campus (Basketball) and City of Palms Park in Fort Myers (Softball and Baseball), but every FSW location has plenty of Spirit Events, so be ready to show off your FSW BUC SPIRIT!

Athletics & Student Game Nights

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Student Game Nights (more info coming soon!)

Spirit Events

Buc Bash - January 17th 4pm-5pm, Suncoast Arena Parking Lot

Join us on January 17th as we have our Buc Bash Celebration starting at 4pm. Activities will include sno cones, music, stilt walker, balloon artists, inflatables, and free food. The basketball game starts at 5:30pm, with the men’s basketball game starting at 7:30pm. Students have a chance to win amazing prizes, you won’t want to miss out. Free for all students with valid Buc Card.

Captain Blackbeard

Be the Buc

The FSW Blackbeard Mascot represents FSW in character costume at a variety of sporting events, community events, and on-campus activities.

Are you interested in being Captain Blackbeard? Apply online and contact Human Resources with any questions you may have.

Request Captain Blackbeard

We are pleased that you are considering Captain Blackbeard for your function or event. There are a few things to remember when requesting an appearance:

  • Completion of this form is only a request and does not guarantee an appearance.
  • All requests must be submitted via this form.
  • Requests must be made at least three weeks prior to the event. We encourage you to make your request as early as possible, requests will be responded to on a first-come, first-served basis. You will receive notification when the mascot is scheduled for your event.