Softball Seniors Shine in Final Home Game

The Florida Tech Panthers wrapped up their regular season Friday with a 7-1 win over the Lynn Fighting Knights at Nancy Bottge Field in Melbourne. Jessica Callahan, Makayla Palmer, and Amanda Kahn all had hits in their final day at home plate as Panthers, and McKenzie Krutsinger pitched the sixth inning, giving up one hit […]

Panthers Split Doubleheader with Eckerd

The Florida Tech Panthers finished their 2018 road schedule on Saturday, splitting a doubleheader with the Eckerd Tritons. McKenzie Krutsinger got her ninth win of the season, pitching a complete game in game one and leading the Panthers to a 4-0 win. In game two, Melanie Murphy was cruising until the Tritons Carrie Shere hit […]

Two Shutouts Help Panthers Sweep Series From FSC

The Florida Tech Panthers completed the weekend sweep of Florida Southern on Saturday, winning both ends of their softball doubleheader 3-0 and 4-0. This comes on the heels of a 3-1 win in Friday’s series opener. With the sweep, the Panthers have now won seven games in a row. Makayla Palmer, who went 2-for-2 with […]

Panthers Split Softball Doubleheader With Tars

The Florida Tech Panthers had just three hits in game one of their doubleheader, losing 4-3 but bounced back in game two when the offense exploded for 11 hits, winning 7-0 and gaining a split with Rollins. Game two starter Melanie Murphy pitched her second complete game in as many days, getting her second shutout in […]

Murphy’s One-Hitter Helps Panthers Earn Split

The Florida Tech Panthers earned a split of a doubleheader against Barry on Saturday, highlighted by a one-hitter by Panthers ace Melanie Murphy. The only Buccaneers hit came in the second inning, a single by Maddy VonHagel. With that, the Panthers took game two 3-0, but were not as lucky in game one, as Barry […]

Panthers Split Doubleheader With Caldwell

The Florida Tech Panthers welcomed the Caldwell Cougars to Nancy Bottge Field for a doubleheader on Wednesday and took game one 5-1, before losing game two 5-0. Birthday girl Makayla Palmer went 2-for-3 in game one, getting the big hit in a four-run sixth inning for Florida Tech. In game two, the Panthers were stymied […]

Panthers Split Doubleheader With Embry-Riddle

After taking the opening game of the series on Friday, the Florida Tech Panthers were looking to keep their winning ways going on Saturday, as the series with Embry-Riddle wrapped up at Nancy Bottge Field. The Panthers came into game one riding a six-game winning streak but the Eagles bats got going early, putting up […]

Panthers Sweep Tiffin in Doubleheader

The Florida Tech softball team stretched their winning streak to five games Thursday, beating Tiffin 3-1 and 1-0 in an afternoon doubleheader at Nancy Bottge Field. Xiarysse Emerenciana had a hand in all three runs in game one, scoring the first one and hitting an inside-the-park home run in the fourth inning. She had two […]

Perry Helps Panthers Split Twinbill

The Florida Tech Panthers finished up their series with Tampa on Saturday, playing a doubleheader at Nancy Bottge Field. The Spartans won game one 5-3, but Florida Tech bounced back with a 4-0 win in game two behind a great pitching performance from Alaina Perry, who was making her first start. In game one, Tampa […]

Four-Run Fourth Propels Tampa to Victory Over FIT

The Florida Tech Panthers lost their fourth conference game on Friday, dropping a 4-1 decision to the visiting Tampa Spartans in the opener of a three-game series. McKenzie Krutsinger (3-3) started in the circle for Florida Tech and was given a 1-0 lead when the Panthers opened the scoring in the bottom of the second […]