Published: Jul 30, 2014 10:03 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. – FGCU’s Azul The Eagle is in the Atlantic Sun Mascot Cup Final against Scrappy the Owl from Kennesaw State. Voting on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram started on Wednesday and ends on Thursday at 4:00 p.m. As of 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday Azul was losing to Scrappy by 1,581 votes (17,939 to 16,358).

Fans can vote for Azul across A-Sun and FGCU social media platforms Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Fans can vote an unlimited amount of times until voting closes using any of the below links:

Vote Now On Facebook (Like And Share)

Vote Now On Instagram (Double-Click Image To Like)

Vote Now On Twitter Using #VoteAzul (Tweet & Retweet Using The Hashtag)

Azul defeated Northern Kentucky’s Victor E. Viking in Tuesday’s semifinal by more than 1,500 votes, including a nearly 1,100-vote edge on Instagram. Fans are encouraged to like Azul’s photo on Instagram and Facebook by following the links above, but the defending Most Valuable Mascot in the A-Sun will need your help the most on Twitter. Fans can tweet, retweet and favorite using #VoteAzul as often as they like, and are encouraged to include #VoteAzul in all tweets for the next two days, regardless of the tweet’s context.

Earlier this month, Azul advanced out of the group stage – formatted similar to the recently-completed FIFA World Cup – with a pair of wins.