Panthers Claw Past Mountain Lions

The Florida Tech men’s lacrosse team picked up its second win in as many games Saturday, beating a previously undefeated Young Harris team 13-9. The Panthers had an eye-popping sixty shots in this one, with 27 of those on goal.  “This was a team win today, said Panthers head coach Mark Penn, via e-mail. “The […]

Panthers Prevail in Season Opener

The Florida Tech women’s lacrosse team opened their season in the win column Friday against Lenoir-Rhyne, picking up a 13-8 win over the Bears in Hickory, N.C.  The victory marks the first win for new Panthers head coach McKenzie Rafferty. Mollie Kaplan scored four goals for the Panthers including the final one of the game […]

Panthers Open SSC Play With Win Over Lynn

The early season success continued for the Florida Tech Panthers on Friday as they beat the Lynn Fighting Knights 2-1, in game one of a three-game series. The loss snapped the Fighting Knights seven-game win streak, and extended the Panthers  win streak to seven.  Ally Carver and Lexi Bettermann each went 2-for-3, combining for four […]

Panthers Struggle in Loss to Saint Leo

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team had their last shred of postseason hopes dashed Wednesday night when they lost to the Saint Leo Lions 58-52 at the Clemente Center.  Tereza Sedlakova led the Panthers with 17 points and November Morton finished with 16.   The Panthers (7-16, 3-12 SSC) scored seven points in the first […]

Saint Leo Overtakes Slumping Panthers

The Saint Leo Lions held off a very determined Florida Tech team on Wednesday, hanging on for an 81-79 win in front of what head coach Billy Mims called the best crowd of the season at the Clemente Center.  “It was the best atmosphere of any Sunshine State Conference game I’ve seen this year,” Mims […]

Scotland Edges Tech in Exhibition

It was a high scoring affair Monday night at Florida Tech Panther Stadium where the Panthers women’s lacrosse team lost to the Scotland National Team 18-17 in an exhibition match.  “We’re young, so we’re trying to get used to playing together and working together as a unit,” said new Panthers head coach McKenzie Rafferty after […]

Panthers Win Opener Over Coker

The Florida Tech Panthers got their lacrosse season off to a great start Sunday, with a 10-7 win over the Coker Cobras in Hartsville S.C.   Senior Logan Sweeney wasted no time getting into a groove, as he netted a hat-trick in less than three quarters. Junior Reid Chaconas scored his two goals just over […]

Win Over Lenoir-Rhyne Caps Perfect Softball Weekend

The Florida Tech Panthers made their trip to Clearwater well worth it this weekend. The Panthers beat Lenoir-Rhyne 3-1 on Sunday, giving them a 5-0 record and the NFCA Leadoff Classic Division II title.   The Panthers (7-2) scattered seven hits in the game, two by Alexus Smith. Florida Tech pitching has been the story […]

Early Deficit Dooms Panthers

The Florida Tech men’s basketball team was digging themselves out of a hole all day on Saturday, and in the end, Tampa proved to be too much, downing the Panthers 81-63 at the Bob Martinez Athletics Center.  Derek Murphy was the only Florida Tech player in double digits with 19 points. Darius Wright had nine […]

Strong Fourth Quarter Leads Tampa Over Florida Tech

The host Tampa Spartans proved to be too much for Florida Tech in the fourth quarter Saturday, leading to a 65-52 win for the Spartans at the Bob Martinea Athletics Center.  November Morton had 11 points and was the only Florida Tech player in double figures.   Tampa (17-6, 11-4 SSC) led by four on […]