Azul Wins #MostValuableMascot Semifinal; Faces Victor in Finals

Monday, July 22, 2013

FGCU's Azul the Eagle claimed the semifinal round of the Atlantic Sun Most Valuable Mascot Challenge to advance to the final round. Azul received 1,872 votes to finish ahead of Northern Kentucky's Victor E. Viking (1,519) - his opponent in the mascot final.

North Florida's Ozzie the Osprey took third place with 548 votes ahead of Stetson's John B. (388), who claimed fourth place.

In total, 4,327 votes were cast in the semifinall round. This year, fans can cast up to five votes per round on three different social media platforms; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Azul and Victor square off in the Most Valuable Mascot Finals from July 26th-31st.

Final vote tally of the semifinals are reflected below.

Atlantic Sun Most Valuable Mascot Challenge Semifinal Leaderboard
Rank Mascot
Facebook Likes Facebook Shares Twitter Retweets Twitter Favorites Instagram Likes Total Votes


1st

Azul


406


374


102


98


892


1,872


2nd

Victor E.


561


409


149


146


254


1,519


3rd

Ozzie


167


111


82


72


116


548


4th

John B.


139


120


43


33


53


388

Five Different Ways to Vote
• Like your favorite mascot's photo on Facebook
• Share your favorite mascot's photo with your friends on Facebook
• Retweet your favorite mascot on Twitter
• Favorite your favorite mascot on Twitter
• Like your favorite mascot's photo on Instagram