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 […]

Saint Leo Beats FIT in SSC Title Clash

The Saint Leo Lions escaped the Olin Complex in Melbourne on Saturday with a 16-13 victory over Florida Tech in a game that decided the Sunshine State Conference regular season champion. “It was a hard-fought game,” said Panthers coach Ryan McAleavey. “You’ve got number five and number nine in the country, it was a good […]

Sweeney’s Late Tally Keeps Panthers Streak Alive

Logan Sweeney‘s fourth goal of the game came with 10.2 seconds remaining and gave the Florida Tech Panthers a 15-14 win over Florida Southern in a Sunshine State Conference clash. The victory is the eighth in a row for the Panthers and they are now 6-0 in the SSC. The win streak and conference win […]

Panthers Win Seventh Straight With Rout of ERAU

The 12th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers continued their winning ways Wednesday, scoring eight first period goals en route to a dominating 17-3 win over visiting Embry-Riddle in men’s lacrosse. It was the seventh consecutive victory for the Crimson and Gray. Tajee Mobley scored four consecutive goals bridging the end of the second quarter and the start […]

Florida Tech Men’s Lacrosse Wins Sixth Straight

The 16th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers got off to a dangerously slow start this season, losing four of their first five games. Saturday night the turnaround continued as the Panthers beat Palm Beach Atlantic 12-8, in a Sunshine State Conference game. FIT has now won four straight conference games, beating Tampa, Rollins, and Lynn prior to […]

Panthers Win Fifth Straight in Men’s Lacrosse

The 16th-ranked Florida Tech men’s lacrosse team continued their winning ways on Wednesday, taking down Sunshine State Conference foe, Lynn University 16-8. The victory was the fifth in a row for the Panthers and the third straight in the conference. Reid Chaconas led the Panthers offense with five goals. Tajee Mobley, Luke Palmisano, and Tyler […]

Mobley Scores Five Goals in Win Over Tars

The 18th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers men’s lacrosse team won their fourth straight game on Saturday, beating the Rollins College Tars 14-12 at Barker Family Stadium. The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for the Tars and was the second straight conference win for the FIT. Tajee Mobley had five goals in this one, leading all […]