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 […]

Gridiron Lowdown – 9/8/16

The Florida Tech Panthers took to the field for practice on Thursday and the first impression out of the gate is that head coach Steve Englehart runs a tight ship. The players were attentive (even at 7:30 a.m.) and the practice ran very smoothly, as the team ran through multiple situations for much of the morning. As […]

Gridiron Lowdown – 9/29/16

The Florida Tech Football team is coming off a big win over Division I FCS opponent Presbyterian on Saturday, coming away with a 28-7 victory. “Our game plan going in was to hit some big plays on them,” said head coach Steve Englehart. “We didn’t know if we could consistently drive the ball. Our first drive we […]

Pass Happy Panthers Beat Presbyterian

The Florida Tech Panthers moved to 4-0 for the first time in school history, beating Division I FCS opponent Presbyterian on Saturday, 28-7. As Florida Tech play-by-play man Jerry Durney noted, it is equivalent to a boxer stepping up a weight class. Sometimes the move up produces an upset and that was the case in […]

Panthers Dominate Shorter, 40-0

For the second consecutive week, Florida Tech Football team pitched a shutout, beating the Shorter Hawks 40-0 in Rome Georgia., as they improved to 3-0 to start the 2016 season. It was a record-setting night for the Crimson and Gray, as they won their second consecutive Gulf South Conference game and are now 2-0 in […]

Gridiron Lowdown 9/15/16

The Florida Tech Panthers practice started a little bit ahead of schedule on Thursday, as Coach Steve Englehart had the guys doing some extra work. “Practice didn’t start off real well, he said. “We had some discipline issues with guys not taking care of the locker room, the way they should. We got that problem […]

Run Game Reigns Supreme in Panthers Win

The Florida Tech Panthers ran roughshod over the Mississippi College Choctaws on Saturday night. scoring an impressive 41-0 victory in the home opener at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. It was the second shutout in school history for the Panthers and their second-largest margin of victory. The last time the Panthers shut out an opponent was […]

Florida Tech Gets Revenge on Newberry

The Florida Tech Panthers opened their 2016 football season Saturday, at Newberry College in South Carolina and came away with a big 42-28 victory.  The win avenges a 31-28 home loss to the Wolves in the opening game of 2015, on September 5. It was a total team effort Saturday, with the offense carrying the […]

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 […]