LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College held its annual Athletic Academic Awards Banquet on Monday evening as it recognized its top student-athletes in an event held at Streamline Sale Arena at Jenkins Field House. More than 500 student-athletes, coaches, staff, and invited guests were in attendance.
MELBOURNE, FL - Four Florida Southern men's lacrosse student-athletes earn All-SSC honors. Follow the teams first winning season in conference play since the inaugural SSC men's lacrosse season in 2014, the Mocs have landed three on the first and second teams and two were named to the all-freshman team. Austen Lison was the lone Moccasin on the first team. Jeff Atlas and Kyle Silverstein both were named to the second team while Atlas was joined by Sean Nolan on the all-freshman team. The Mocs have landed at least two players on the all-freshman team since the first year in 2014.
MELBOURNE, FL - Maxwell Freestone proved to be a brick wall in goal for Florida Southern College men's lacrosse as it picked up an 11-8 victory at Florida Tech to close out the 2019 season. The Mocs (9-7, 4-3 SSC) finished with a plus .500 winning percentage in conference play for the first time since 2014. The Panthers dropped to 7-5 overall and 3-4 in SSC play.
LAKELAND, FL - Dalton Simpson records a career-high six goals as Florida Southern College men's lacrosse closed out the home portion of the 2019 regular season with a 25-16 victory over Embry-Riddle on Moccasin Field on Saturday. The Mocs (8-7, 3-3 SSC) improved to a game above .500 and kept the Eagles (8-8, 0-6 SSC) still searching for its first SSC win of 2019.
SAINT LEO, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse fell at Saint Leo on Wednesday night. The Mocs (7-7, 2-3 SSC) watched as the Lions (8-5, 2-3 SSC) slowly built a lead while limiting FSC to just six goals in the first half.
WINTER PARK, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse dropped its second-straight conference game with a 20-11 loss at Rollins on Saturday afternoon. The Mocs (7-6, 2-2 SSC) tied the Tars (8-3, 2-2 SSC) early in the second quarter at 2-2 but that was the closest they would come to taking a lead all afternoon.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse dropped its first conference game of 2019 with a 17-11 loss to Tampa at Moccasin Field on Wednesday night. The Mocs (7-5, 2-1 SSC) saw the Spartans (9-4, 3-0 SSC) jump out to an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter.
MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern men's lacrosse student-athlete, Joe Appio was named Sunshine State Conference Offensive player of the week as announced by the conference office Monday afternoon. Appio becomes the third Moccasin to win the player of the week honors for 2019 and the second in as many weeks. Austen Lison earned defensive honors last week.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse jumped out to an 8-0 lead en route to an 18-10 victory at Palm Beach Atlantic on Saturday afternoon. The Mocs (7-4, 2-0 SSC) shut out the Sailfish (6-6, 1-2 SSC) in the first quarter to grow the lead.
MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse student-athlete Austen Lison was named Sunshine State Conference defensive player of the week announced by the conference office Monday afternoon. Lison picked up 13 ground balls and caused 12 turnovers as the Mocs went 2-1 last week.