2018 Florida Southern Men's Track News

  • Ormsby Selected as FSC Men's Track MVP
    July 26, 2018
    Senior Bobby Ormsby has been named the FSC Men's Track Team MVP by Moccasin coach Stephanie Bylander.
  • FSC Track Teams Honored for Academic Excellence
    July 26, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS – Both the Florida Southern women's and men's track teams were named Scholar Teams for the 2017-18 NCAA Division II Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field seasons as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Thursday.
  • Florida Southern Athletics Continues Tradition of Strong Academics
    May 26, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College has long been known for is excellence in the arenas of athletic competition, but Moccasin student-athletes are also shining in the classroom as well as Florida Southern boasts three NCAA Division II Elite 90 award recipients this year. The Elite 90 program honors the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade-point average at each of the NCAA's 90 championship events, and the Mocs have claimed three Elite 90 awards this
  • Florida Southern Captures 2017-18 SSC Men’s and Women’s Mayors’ Cups
    May 22, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL – Florida Southern College has won the 2017-18 men’s and women’s Sunshine State Conference Mayors’ Cups. The wins mark the 10th time an institution has won both Mayors’ Cups in the same academic year.
  • Jones, Ormsby Named to USTFCCCA All-South Team
    May 14, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS - Freshman Mason Jones and senior Bobby Ormsby have been named to the All-South Region Team for the 2018 outdoor track and field season as selected by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Both runners earn the distinction in two different events.
  • Five Mocs Set Personal Bests in Various Events at UNF Invitational
    April 28, 2018
    JACKSONVILLE, FL - Freshman Mitchell Kozik set a school record in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:43.71 at the UNF Invitational held here Friday at the UNF Track on the University of North Florida campus. In addition, Bobby Ormsby, John Bryant, Mason Jones, and John Wagner all recorded personal best times in various events.
  • Jones Posts Division II's Fastest Freshman 10K Time This Season at Bison Invite
    April 15, 2018
    LEWISBURG, PA - Mason Jones posted the fastest time this season for any NCAA Division II freshman in a 10,000-meter run as members of the Florida Southern men's track competed at the Bison Outdoor Classic here at the Christy-Mathewson Memorial Stadium on the campus of Bucknell University. Jones posted a 30:59.26 to finish in 33rd place. Earlier this season, Jones recorded the ninth fastest freshman time in the 5,000-meter at the Pepsi Florida Relays with a time of 14:54.87 on March 29.
  • Men's Track Continues Spring Season at ERAU Spikes Classic
    April 06, 2018
    DAYTONA BEACH, FL - Bobby Ormsby posted a 3:53.71 in the 1,500-meter race to finish second by three-tenths of a second to highlight the Moccasins action in day one of the ERAU Spikes Classic here at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. The mark was the sixth fastest 1500 in Moccasin history. In addition, Mitchell Kozik took third place in the 3,000-meter race with a 10:02.39 – the third fastest time in FSC history.
  • Ormsby Breaks School Record in 5000-Meter at Pepsi Florida Relays
    March 29, 2018
    GAINESVILLE - Senior Bobby Ormsby ran the fastest 5000-meter time in Florida Southern history with a 14:37.76 to finish 15th out of 41 competitors at the Pepsi Florida Relays held here Thursday at the Percy Beard Track. Ormsby's time shaved over two seconds off the previous record of 14:40.47 set by Ben Martucci, now the Moccasins head coach, at the UNF Spring Break Invitational on March 4, 2011. Ormsby now holds five of the top six fastest Moccasins times in the event.
  • Moccasins Post Three Top 10 Times at USF Invitational
    March 25, 2018
    TAMPA - Josh Wagner, Mitchell Kozik, and Warran Grajalez all placed in the top ten in the 5000-meter race at the USF Invitational on Friday while Evan Williams finished ninth in the 1500-meter race.
  • Jones Runs 9th-Best 1500 Time in FSC History at UCF Event
    March 17, 2018
    ORLANDO, FL - The Florida Southern men's track team continued its spring season with two competitors at the UCF Black & Gold Challenge. Mason Jones placed 10th in the 1500-meter run with a time of 3:56.48 which is the ninth fastest time in Moccasin history while Josh Wagner turned in a time of 10:00.94 to take sixth place in the 3000-meter steeplechase.
  • Ormsby and Quinones Post Wins; Several Others Post FSC Top Ten Marks at UT Meet
    March 03, 2018
    TAMPA - Senior Bobby Ormsby took first-place in the 5,000-meter run while several top ten school marks were set at the UT Ryan McCall Invite here Saturday at Pepin Stadium.
  • Ormsby Paces Mocs at ERAU First Chance/Last Chance Meet
    February 18, 2018
    DAYTONA BEACH, FL - Florida Southern continued its men's track spring season by competing at the Embry-Riddle First Chance/Last Chance Meet here Saturday on the ERAU campus.
  • Quinones, Pennell Pace Mocs at Embry-Riddle Challenge
    January 20, 2018
    DAYTONA BEACH, FL - Evan Quinones and Matthew Pennell each posted a second-fastest time in Moccasin history in their respective events as the Florida Southern men's track team opened its season Saturday at the Embry-Riddle Indoor/Outdoor Challenge.
  • Florida Southern Athletics Earns NCAA Academic Excellence Award
    November 16, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS - Florida Southern College's intercollegiate athletic programs are one of 32 Division II programs across the country to earn the NCAA Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence, the NCAA announced on Thursday.