Combined No-Hitter Highlights Panthers Sweep

It wasn’t easy, but the Florida Tech softball team got two big wins over Tiffin on Thursday at Nancy Bottge Field, putting them over the .500 mark for the first time this season. Game one was the Panthers most lopsided win of the season 15-2, but they had to walk it off in game two, […]

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 […]

West Florida Comes From Behind to Beat Panthers

The West Florida Argonauts scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth on Thursday and hung on to beat Florida Tech 6-3 in game one of the NCAA South Super Regional in Pensacola. The loss snaps the Panthers 12-game winning streak. Panthers starter Melanie Murphy (25-6) suffered her first loss in her last 22 […]

Panthers Take Game One From NSU

The 10th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers got their weekend off to a good start on Friday, with a 7-1 win over the Nova Southeastern Sharks in the opening game of a three-game series at Nancy Bottge Field. “The first game of the series is very important,” said Panthers coach Val Silvestrini. “To be able to win […]

Szrom Bomb Secures Panthers Win

Victoria Szrom hit a three-run home run in the top of the sixth inning Friday, helping the Florida Tech Panthers to a 7-2 win over the Lee Flames Friday at the NFCA Division II Leadoff Classic in Clearwater.  Xiarysse Emerenciana had two of the Panthers five hits in this game.  In the circle, Melanie Murphy […]

Panthers Drop Opener to Angelo State

After being rained out Friday, the Florida Tech Pantheres opened their 2019 softball season against Angelo State on Saturday, as part of the Florida Tech Softball Classic. The Rambelles took advantage of the International tie-breaker rule, starting the eighth inning with a runner at second and they cashed that in, resulting in a 4-3 victory.  […]

Florida Tech Takes Down Nova in Doubleheader Sweep

It took until the 13th inning in game two before the Florida Tech Panthers were able to snatch a 4-2 victory and complete a sweep of the Nova Southeastern Sharks on Saturday, in Ft. Lauderdale. A far cry from the five innings they needed to win game one, 8-0. Xiarysse Emerenciana went 3-for-3 with two […]

Panthers Win Extra-Inning Thriller Over Ursuline

    Game 2 Article The Florida Tech Panthers welcomed the Ursuline Arrows to Nancy Bottge Field on Monday, for a doubleheader. Game one was everything you could want and more, with the Panthers pulling out a 4-3 win in 10 innings. The win is big for the Panthers, but the pitching in this game […]

Panthers Roll to Doubleheader Win Over Stonehill

Florida Tech softball had as good a day as you could hope for on Tuesday, winning both ends of a doubleheader by identical 8-0 scores over visiting Stonehill at Nancy Bottge Field. Both games ended in the sixth inning, due to the eight-run rule. These were the first two games of the season for Stonehill, […]

Panthers Come From Behind Win Highlights Softball Saturday

The Florida Tech Panthers split their two games Saturday at the ASU McCorkle Challenge, losing their first game to second-ranked Angelo State 3-0, before snatching victory from the jaws of defeat with a five-run eighth inning to beat Texas A&M International 6-5. With the 3-0 victory, Angelo State handed the Panthers their third straight shutout […]