Sailfish Score SSC Victory Over Panthers

The Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish (6-2, 1-1 SSC) scored the last four points of the game at the free-throw line Thursday night, holding on to beat the Florida Tech Panthers 74-69 at the Clemente Center. Sesan Russell led all scorers with 25 points, and Derek Murphy poured in 17, and Nieja Jordan scored eight and […]

Panther Women Sink Sailfish

It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t easy, but the Florida Tech women’s basketball team picked up their first conference victory on Thursday, beating Palm Beach Atlantic 64-60 at the Clemente Center. Fanny Hakanson’s three-point play with 43.6 left in regulation gave the Panthers a 62-60 lead, and November Morton salted it away moments later from […]

Panthers Split Doubleheader Against PBA

The Florida Tech Panthers split a doubleheader with the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish on Friday, wrapping up their final road series of the season. FIT won game one 8-7, before dropping game two, 6-5. Friday’s split, combined with the Panthers 6-4 win on Thursday, give Florida Tech a series win. Game one featured Colin Cristello […]

Dunn Drives Panthers Past PBA

The Florida Tech Panthers got their first Sunshine State Conference women’s lacrosse win of the season Wednesday, beating the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish 20-7 at Panther Stadium. Leah Dunn accumulated a career-high 11 points (6 goals, 5 assists) leading a potent Panthers attack that saw three players combined for 24 points. Mollie Kaplan scored seven […]

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 […]

Pitching Rules The Day in Panthers Split With PBA

The Florida Tech Panthers earned a split on Saturday against Palm Beach Atlantic, as each team came away with a 3-2 victory in a Sunshine State Conference softball doubleheader at Nancy Bottge Field. The first game was a pitcher’s duel between Jordan Lawlis for the Panthers and Abbey Busby for PBA, who was right back […]

Murphy Muzzles the Sailfish

The 10th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers got a brilliant pitching performance from Melanie Murphy and took advantage of miscues from the Palm Beach Atlantic defense to earn a 2-1 win in Friday’s opening game of a Sunshine State Conference softball series. Statistically, the game looks pretty even, considering the score and the fact that each team […]

Panthers Season Ends on Sour Note

A trying season for the Florida Tech women’s basketball team came to a close on Saturday with a 71-66 loss to Palm Beach Atlantic in St. Petersburg. Florida Tech ended the season with 20 losses in what head coach John Reynolds called the most frustrating year of his career, earlier this season. The frustration had […]

Rubio Leads Panthers to Victory Over Sailfish

After going 2-for-4 with two RBIs in Saturday’s 4-3 loss to Angelo State, Vanessa Rubio had two of the three RBI’s in the Panthers 3-2 win over 18th-ranked Palm Beach Atlantic in the nightcap at Melbourne High School.  The win over the Sailfish is a non-conference win and will not count in the Sunshine State […]

Strong Second Half Propels Panthers to Victory

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak with a 72-46 victory over the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish on Saturday at the Clemente Center.  FIT finished the day 26-for-67 from the field (38.8 percent). They were 7-for-14 from three-point range and made 13-of-19 free throws (68.4 percent).  Amanda Allen led the Panthers […]