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 […]

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 […]

Panthers Bury Bucs in Doubleheader

The 12th-ranked Florida Tech Panthers completed a weekend sweep of former Florida Tech assistant coach Sean Cotter’s Barry Buccaneers on Saturday at Nancy Bottge Field, taking down the Bucs 6-5 in game one, and needing just five innings to earn a 13-2 win in game two. It was the second run-rule win of the series […]

Panthers Sweep Wilmington in Doubleheader

Tina Velazquez pitched nine innings in game one and homered in game two, helping the Florida Tech Panthers to a sweep of the visiting Wilmington Wildcats on Tuesday, 4-3 (nine innings) and 8-0 (five innings) at Nancy Bottge Field. Melanie Murphy got the five-inning complete-game in game two, allowing two hits and striking out five. […]

Sunday Sweep Extends Panthers Win Streak to 14

The 14th-ranked Florida Tech softball team earned their second five-game tournament sweep of the season on Sunday with wins over Flager College, 6-1 and Georgia College, 6-5 on the final day of the Florida Tech Invitational at the USSSA Complex in Viera, FL. Their other weekend tournament sweep came happened February 8-10 in the NFCA […]

Panthers Win 10th Straight

  The Florida Tech Panthers (11-2) got their big weekend off on the right foot with a 2-1 win over the Columbus State Cougars in the Florida Tech Invitational at the USSSA Complex in Viera, FL. The win is the 10th in a row for the Panthers. “I think that all the games we’ve played […]

Panthers Sweep Lynn in Doubleheader

The Florida Tech softball team extended their win streak to nine games Saturday with a 9-5 win over Lynn in the first game of a doubleheader and an equally impressive 9-4 win in game two. Tina Velazquez went 5-for-7 on the day, with a home run and two RBIs. She also won both games in […]

Panthers Open SSC Play With Win Over Lynn

The early season success continued for the Florida Tech Panthers on Friday as they beat the Lynn Fighting Knights 2-1, in game one of a three-game series. The loss snapped the Fighting Knights seven-game win streak, and extended the Panthers  win streak to seven.  Ally Carver and Lexi Bettermann each went 2-for-3, combining for four […]

Dominant Pitching Leads to Panthers Sweep

After beating Lee University and University of West Florida on Friday, the Panthers followed that up with wins over Molloy College and California University of Pennsylvania Saturday, day two of the NFCA Division II leadoff Classic.  With the victories, the Panthers have now won five in a row, after losing two of their first three […]

Panthers Hand Argos First Loss

The Florida Tech Panthers got stellar pitching and a solo homer off the bat of Shanysse Emerenciana to take down previously unbeaten West Florida 1-0 Friday Night in the NFCA Leadoff Classic.  The victory completed a two-win day for the Panthers, who beat Lee 7-2 earlier in the day.  Melanie Murphy, who threw the first […]