Englehart Speaks Out After Football Program Axed

Monday, May 11 was a dark day in Florida Tech history. Not just in the history of sports at Florida Tech, but for the entire college. President T. Dwayne McCay announced the decision to eliminate the football program, founded in 2011. The same football program that produced 18-All Americans, had an overall record of 44-35 […]

Florida Tech Year in Review: Part Two

This article was originally posted by 321SportsCast at 9:45 AM on July 1, 2019 By: Don Rieber  The Florida Tech Panthers had a highly successful spring season that included a first-ever NCAA Division II National title for women’s golf, a national runner-up finish for women’s rowing, and a run to the NCAA Super Regionals for the softball […]

Florida Tech 2018-2019 Sports Year in Review (PART-1)

By: Don Rieber and 321sportscast) This article was originally posted by 321SportsCast at 5:57 PM on  June 30, 2019 With another sports season at Florida Tech in the books, it is time to take a look back at what 2018-2019 brought the Panthers. The athletes excelled in sports, as well as in the classroom. In part one […]

Mercy Outshines Florida Tech in Top-25 Showdown

Alexis Townsend – Photo credit: Lou Marinacci – Pictures of Motion The No. 11 Mercy Mavericks lived up to that ranking on Wednesday, beating the 25th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers 10-3 in a women’s lacrosse game at Florida Tech Panthers Stadium. Mercy (4-1) suffered their first loss of the season this past Saturday, but bounced back […]

Panthers Cap Sweep with Another Walk-Off Win

Following Thursday’s walk-off win against Tiffin in game two, the Panthers found themselves down again on Friday against Wilmington and pulled victory from the jaws of defeat again when Ashley Campbell hit a ball off the glove of the Wildcats pitcher driving in the winning run and giving the Panthers an improbable 5-4 win. The […]

No. 18 Saint Anselm Survives Scare from Florida Tech

The Florida Tech Panthers had their home opener spoiled in overtime Monday, as the 18th-ranked Saint Anselm Hawks scored with 2:57 left to beat the Panthers 17-16 in a men’s lacrosse showdown. Matt Cullinan’s fifth goal of the day ended up being the game-winner, ending what was a back-and-forth barnburner at Panther field at the […]

Tars Spoil Senior Night in Double-OT

The Florida Tech Panthers had their season end on a wild Wednesday night at the Clemente Center with a 94-92 double-overtime loss against the Rollins College Tars. Prior to the game, the Panthers honored their five seniors. Phil Bernhard, Harry Craik, the Panthers all-time assist leader in Valur Valsson, Antonis Pefanis, and Derek Murphy. Coach […]

Panthers Drop Heartbreaker to Rollins in Home Finale

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team lost a tough one on Senior Night Wednesday, losing to Rollins 60-59 at the Clemente Center. I’m disappointed,” said Panthers coach John Reynolds. ”That was a chance to get to .500 in league play and headed into the tournament. I don’t think either team wanted to win until we […]

Pitching Shines in Panthers Split with Saints

After starting the season 0-7, the Panthers have been playing great softball and that continued Tuesday, as they split a doubleheader with the Flagler Saints at Nancy Bottge Field. The Panthers took game one 2-1, before dropping game two, 3-1. After picking up her 300th win on Friday at Eckerd, Panthers coach Val Silvestrini started […]

Panthers Trounce Newberry in Monday Matinee

The Florida Tech men’s lacrosse team turned a close first half into a blowout Monday, beating the Newberry Wolves 19-9 in a non-conference game at Setzler Field in Newberry, SC. Justin Williams led the Panthers onslaught scoring four goals on five shots. Tommy Bowser and Matt Lecompte each netted a hat-trick. Luke Palmisano, Andy Stump, […]