Panthers Pummel Wolves in Home Opener

The Florida Tech Panthers scored on their second play from scrimmage Saturday and they never took their foot off the gas, beating West Georgia 44-10 at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. Quarterback Mike Diliello made his second start in place of injured starter Trent Chmelik, and all he did was pass for 197 yards, and rush […]

Panthers Hold Off Newberry For Second Win

It took a stop by Daniel Welch on a two-point conversion attempt for the Panthers to win last week at Savannah State. This week it took a knocked down Hail Mary pass by Ty Cromwell for the Panthers to escape with a 30-28 win at Newberry on Saturday afternoon. “I told them to embrace who […]

Panthers Advance to Regional Title Game

The fourth-ranked Florida Tech Panthers pulled off another big win on Friday, beating the 16th-ranked Alabama-Huntsville Chargers 6-4 in game three of the NCAA Division II South Region 2 Tournament. “This game was a battle,” said Panthers head coach Val Silvestrini. “That’s one of the best offenses we’ve faced all year. I’m really proud of […]

Panthers Lose OT Heartbreaker to Saint Leo

A faceoff violation to start overtime doomed the Florida Tech Panthers on Saturday, as they fell to Saint Leo 16-15 in overtime, in a crucial Sunshine State Conference men’s lacrosse game played at University Turf Stadium. “That was a great lacrosse game today and you have to give credit to Saint Leo’s players and coaches […]

Dunn Drives Panthers Past PBA

The Florida Tech Panthers got their first Sunshine State Conference women’s lacrosse win of the season Wednesday, beating the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish 20-7 at Panther Stadium. Leah Dunn accumulated a career-high 11 points (6 goals, 5 assists) leading a potent Panthers attack that saw three players combined for 24 points. Mollie Kaplan scored seven […]

Tech Plays Tampa Tough in Women’s Lacrosse

The sixth-ranked Tampa Spartans were able to beat a very determined Florida Tech squad on Wednesday, taking down the Panthers 11-6 in a Sunshine State Conference women’s lacrosse contest at Panther Stadium. “I’m not disappointed in the score at all,” said Panthers coach McKenzie Rafferty. “They are the sixth-ranked team in the country and I […]

Bernard Walks-Off Flagler

The Florida Tech Panthers broke a five-game losing streak in dramatic fashion on Tuesday night, as Rodnie Bernard hit a walk-off double in the bottom of the ninth, giving the Panthers a 4-3 win at Andy Seminick-Les Hall Field. “We’ve struggled here recently to find a way to get on top of some of these […]

Florida Tech Sweeps Mustangs in Doubleheader

The Florida Tech Panthers hosted Southwest Minnesota State in a doubleheader Monday. beating the Mustangs 15-1 and 6-3. The game one victory was in the books in five innings, and it was the Panthers 20th win of the season. Game two was added just prior to the start of game one. Originally this was just […]

Panthers Shut Out Purple Knights Twice

The Florida Tech Panthers got great pitching on Friday, leading to a sweep of the Bridgeport Purple Knights in a Division II doubleheader at Andy Seminick-Les Hall Field. The visitors managed only five hits in 16 innings of baseball, with Andy Marzheuser allowing four hits in 7.1 innings and Colin Cristello giving up one hit […]

Panthers Split Double-Dip With Lions

After having their 14-game winning streak snapped on Friday, the Florida Tech Panthers had to settle for a doubleheader split against Saint Leo on Saturday. The Panthers won game one 2-1, before dropping a 1-0 heartbreaker in game two. The day started with a 2-1 win for the Panthers, as Tina Velazquez did double duty, […]