Panthers Season Ends With Loss to FSC

The Florida Tech men’s lacrosse season came down to the final game. Needing a win over Florida Southern and some help, the Panthers came up on the short end of an 11-8 decision on Saturday, at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. Florida Tech (7-5, 3-4) celebrated their 12 seniors before the game, including goalie Daniel Flock, […]

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 […]

Quick Start Carries Panthers Past Eagles

The Florida Tech Panthers started with a seven-goal run on Wednesday, en route a to a 12-5 win over Embry-Riddle in a Sunshine State Conference victory in Daytona Beach. “Picking up a road win in conference is always big,” said Panthers head coach Mark Penn, via email. “Right now the standings are tight and we […]

Panthers Pull Away From PBA

The Florida Tech men’s lacrosse team snapped a two-game losing streak on Saturday with a 15-10 win over Palm Beach Atlantic at the Olin Complex in Melbourne. Reid Chaconas led the Panthers offense with five goals, Brad Schillinger had four and Brett Pohlmeyer had a hat-trick. Matt Weinstein had a goal and an assist and […]

Lynn Gets Lopsided Win Over Tech

The Lynn Fighting Knights had a strong second quarter on Wednesday, leading them to a 17-9 win over Florida Tech in a Sunshine State Conference lacrosse game in Boca Raton. “We got outplayed tonight by a good team. “Lynn came in with a good game plan and executed it,” said Panthers coach Mark Penn via […]

Kew Sparks Spartans Victory

Andrew Kew had a six-point night and Matt Vetter added five points, helping the Tampa Spartans to a 14-9 win over Florida Tech in Wednesday’s Sunshine State Conference lacrosse matchup at Pepin Stadium. Justin Williams led the Panthers with a hat-trick and Brad Schillinger added two goals and an assist to lead the Panthers. Florida […]

Panthers Claw Past Mountain Lions

The Florida Tech men’s lacrosse team picked up its second win in as many games Saturday, beating a previously undefeated Young Harris team 13-9. The Panthers had an eye-popping sixty shots in this one, with 27 of those on goal.  “This was a team win today, said Panthers head coach Mark Penn, via e-mail. “The […]

Panthers Win Opener Over Coker

The Florida Tech Panthers got their lacrosse season off to a great start Sunday, with a 10-7 win over the Coker Cobras in Hartsville S.C.   Senior Logan Sweeney wasted no time getting into a groove, as he netted a hat-trick in less than three quarters. Junior Reid Chaconas scored his two goals just over […]

Penn Settles in as FIT Head Coach

Back on September 19, Florida Tech announced that Ryan McAleavey was leaving his position as head coach of the men’s lacrosse program due to personal reasons. It took one week for the school to find his replacement and they didn’t have to look far, as assistant coach Mark Penn was promoted to the position. “Coach […]

Panthers Exit SSC Tourney With Loss to Tampa

The Florida Tech Panthers made a game of it in the middle quarters Thursday, before being overpowered by the Tampa Spartans 19-12 in the Sunshine State Conference semifinal game at University Turf Stadium in Saint Leo. Florida Tech finishes the season 9-6 overall and 6-1 in the SSC. Reid Chaconas finished Thursday’s game with five […]