2018-19 Florida Southern Men's Lacrosse News

  • Mocs Pick Up Third-Straight Victory
    March 19, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL- Florida Southern College men's lacrosse picked up a non-conference victory over CSU-Pueblo on Tuesday evening at Moccasin Field. Senior Joe Appio scored five goals for the Mocs (5-3, 1-0 SSC) in an 18-6 victory over the Thunderwolves (3-2). 
  • Florida Southern Defeats Lynn in SSC Opener
    March 17, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL- Florida Southern College men's lacrosse opened Sunshine State Conference play with a 13-9 victory over Lynn. Freshman Maxwell Freestone made 14 saves for the Mocs (4-3, 1-0 SSC) as they sent the visiting Fighting Knights (3-2, 0-1 SSC) back to Boca Raton with their second loss. 
  • Winwood's Overtime Goal Gives Moccasins Third Victory of 2019
    March 14, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse senior Liam Winwood gave the home crowd a night they will not forget as he put the winning goal past the Westminster goalie with 3:17 remaining in extra time. The Mocs (3-3) scored three unanswered fourth-quarter goals to send the game to overtime against the Griffins (1-2).   
  • Mocs Drop Second Straight in North Carolina
    March 09, 2019
    MOUNT OLIVE, NC - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse was unable to overcome a late run by Mount Olive in the fourth quarter. The Mocs (2-3) were shutout in the third quarter, which allowed the Trojans (6-1) to build a lead on their way to the win.
  • Florida Southern Drops Overtime Contest at Wingate
    March 06, 2019
    WINGATE, NC - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse suffered an overtime loss at Wingate on Wednesday night. In a game that saw neither team hold more than a three-goal lead, Dalton Simpson tied the game up at 12-12 with just 37 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter. The Mocs (2-2) saw the Bulldogs (4-1) string together a 3-0 run late in the third quarter to midway through the fourth quarter to put the momentum back on the home side.  
  • Nolan Named SSC Men's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week
    March 04, 2019
    MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern men's lacrosse freshman Sean Nolan earned conference recognition for his performance in the Mocs record-setting victory over Emmanuel. Nolan tied a program record with 12 points on Sunday afternoon. He was named Sunshine State Conference men's lacrosse offensive player of the week announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. 
  • Florida Southern Crushes Emmanuel, Sets NCAA Division II Records
    March 03, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse set an NCAA Division II record for goals in a 35-6 thrashing of Emmanuel (GA) on Sunday at Moccasin Field
  • Atlas Records Five Goals in Mocs Victory at Montevallo
    February 24, 2019
    MONTEVALLO, AL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse picked up its first win of the season with a 20-12 victory at the University of Montevallo. Freshmen Jeff Atlas tied a program record with five assists in a game. Atlas ended the afternoon with five goals for a total of ten points. The Mocs (1-1) had six players record multiple goals, while the Falcons (1-4) had just three. 
  • SCHEDULE UPDATE: Men's Lacrosse at UAH Cancelled
    February 20, 2019
    HUNTSVILLE, AL - Due to unplayable field conditions caused by heavy rain this week, Florida Southern College men's lacrosse has had its Friday contest at Alabama-Huntsville canceled.
  • Florida Southern Suffers Neutral Site Non-Conference Loss to Tampa
    February 16, 2019
    ORLANDO, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse opened its season with a set back to the University of Tampa at Lake Highland Prep in Orlando on Saturday afternoon. The Mocs (0-1) were successful on 14 of 53 total shots, while the Spartans (1-1) converted 17 of 37 total shots. 
  • Men's Lacrosse Opens Season with Non-Conference Game Against Tampa
    February 15, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse will open the 2019 season with a neutral site contest in Orlando against the University of Tampa. The game will take place at Lake Highland Prep on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. The Mocs will open the home portion of their schedule when they host Emmanuel at Moccasin Field on March 3 at 4 p.m.
  • Florida Southern Picked to Finish Sixth in the Sunshine State Conference
    January 23, 2019
    MELBOURNE, FL – Florida Southern College men's lacrosse has been selected to finish sixth in the annual Sunshine State Conference preseason coaches poll. For the sixth-consecutive season, Sunshine State Conference coaches select the University of Tampa as the preseason favorite. With 48 points and six first-place votes in the poll, the Spartans are expected to recapture the league championship.
  • Meyer to Retire as Director of Athletics, Leaves Behind Championship Legacy
    January 15, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL – After more than a decade at the helm of Florida Southern College’s intercollegiate athletic programs, Director of Athletics Pete Meyer is retiring in February.
  • Moccasins Walk to #StopSuicide
    December 02, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Nearly 100 Florida Southern College student-athletes, coaches, and athletics staff participated in the annual "Out of the Darkness" Community Walk around Lake Hollingsworth on Saturday to benefit the Central Florida chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP).
  • Men's Lacrosse Announces 2019 Schedule
    October 31, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward announced his schedule for the 2019 season on Wednesday. Florida Southern will open the season with a non-conference neutral site match against the University of Tampa on Feb. 16. Set to compete on Moccasin Field at the Barnett Athletic Complex for the second year the Mocs will open their home schedule when they host Emmanuel College (GA) on March 3 in addition to six other home contests. Florida Southern will make two trips out of the state of Florida this year, visiting Alabama (Feb. 22&24) and North Carolina (March 6&9).
  • Ward Inducted Into Corcoran High School Hall of Fame
    October 05, 2018
    SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward to be inducted into the Corcoran High School Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 5 in Syracuse, NY. The 2003 CHS graduate was a three-sport athlete in high school as he was a four-year letterman in lacrosse, played two years of football, and three years of ice hockey before moving on to play lacrosse collegiately at Limestone College in Gaffney, SC.