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 9/15/16

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 […]

Gridiron Lowdown – Recapping Week 7

The Florida Tech Panthers are looking to shake off a tough loss to Valdosta State last Saturday at home and they have a tough task ahead, with the Coastal Classic coming up this Saturday in Pensacola. Thursday morning, Panthers head coach Steve Englehart took a look back and a look ahead, in our weekly interview. […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Panthers 2018 Season Preview

After making their first playoff appearance in program history in 2016, expectations were high as the Florida Tech Panthers went into 2017. Unfortunately, they had an up-and-down season and finished with a 5-6 record overall, including a 3-5 mark in the Gulf South Conference. As coach Steve Englehart looks forward to the 2018 season and […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Recapping Week 10

The Florida Tech Panthers playoff hopes got a big boost last Saturday, with their 37-7 win over Gulf South Conference foe North Greenville. “I thought it was a really good win,” said Panthers head coach Steve Englehart. “We could’ve played better in certain areas and it kind of got sloppy there at the end with […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Playoff Bound

  The Florida Tech football team secured a postseason spot last Saturday with a 55-7 win over Shorter in their regular season finale and set a school record for points in a single game in the process. With the win, the Panthers finished 8-3 overall and 5-3 in the Gulf South Conference. Most of the […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Recapping Week 9

The Florida Tech Panthers lost a heartbreaker last Saturday to West Alabama, 29-22. The Panthers overcame a 14-point deficit, only to give the lead back late in the fourth quarter. “We’ve done that more times than not where we start in the hole and have to dig ourselves out,” said head coach Steve Englehart after […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Recapping Week 8

The Florida Tech Panthers got a big win in week eight, taking down the West Florida Argonauts 30-28 in the third meeting between the two schools. It was the first win for the Panthers in the Coastal Classic rivalry game. Coach Steve Englehart, on Thursday, gave us his thoughts on that big win and what […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Recapping Week 6

The Florida Tech Panthers pulled off a come-from-behind victory over Mississippi College last Saturday and will now face their toughest test of the season when they play host to an undefeated Valdosta State squad on Saturday at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. Panthers head coach Steve Englehart took a few minutes on Thursday to reflect on […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Recapping Week 5

The Florida Tech Panthers are coming off a very exciting 26-23 win over Wingate last Saturday. The game had it all, big offensive plays, record-setting defense and a blocked extra point by the Panthers John McClure that sealed the victory. We caught up with Panthers head coach Steve Englehart after Thursday’s practice in preparation for […]