2017-18 Florida Southern Men's Lacrosse News

  • Moccasins Stun No. 4 Colorado Mesa
    March 17, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse rallied back from an early deficit to stun No. 4 Colorado Mesa, 12-9, at Moccasin Field on Saturday afternoon. The Moccasins (4-3) saw the Mavericks (7-2) pull out to an 2-0 lead in the opening 34 seconds of the game, but Kevin Dyer scored three goals in a five-minute span to spark a 4-0 run and give the Mocs a 5-3 lead in the second quarter. The teams would head to the locker room tied 5-5 at the half, but Florida Southern outscored the Mavericks 4-1 in the third quarter and goalkeeper Mike Greco made a handful of crucial saves late in the fourth to preser
  • Men's Lacrosse Makes Schedule Change
    March 12, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse has made a change to its schedule start time against Colorado Mesa on Saturday, March 17. The teams will now play at 11:30 a.m. instead of the previously scheduled 1 p.m. start time. Live stats and live video will still be available by accessing the FSC Gameday Central page.
  • Mocs Drop Weekend Finale to No. 2 Le Moyne
    March 11, 2018
    SYRACUSE, NY - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse was unable to overcome an early offensive onslaught from No. 2 Le Moyne in an 11-6 loss on Sunday afternoon at Ted Grant Field. The Moccasins (3-3) fell behind the Dolphins (4-0) by three goals after the first quarter and were never able to recover. Le Moyne outshot Florida Southern 29-16 in the first half en route to a 6-4 halftime lead.
  • Moccasins Rally Past Golden Knights
    March 09, 2018
    ALBANY, NY - Joe Appio's goal with just over a minute to go capped off a late rally as Florida Southern College men's lacrosse overcame a late two-goal deficit in a 10-9 win over the College of Saint Rose on Friday afternoon. The Moccasins (3-2) led by four goals at the half, but the Golden Knights (1-3) scored five-straight to open the third quarter and led by two (9-7) with just over seven minutes to go.
  • Men's Lacrosse Unable to Hang On Against Wingate
    March 06, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse got out to an early lead but was unable to stave off a strong effort by visiting Wingate in a 9-5 loss on Tuesday afternoon at Moccasin Field. The Moccasins (2-2) got on the board first and led by a goal toward the beginning of the second quarter, but the Bulldogs (2-3) scored four unanswered goals to close out the first half en route to the win.
  • Mocs Dominate Lions in Home Openers
    March 04, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Lucas Claude and Kevin Dyer combined for 11 goals as Florida Southern College men's lacrosse dominated Emmanuel, 25-2, in its first-ever game at the brand-new Moccasin on Saturday. The Moccasins (2-1) put the pressure on early and never trailed at any point as they dominated the Lions (0-6) en route to the largest margin of victory in school history.
  • Claude's Late Heroics Lead Mocs to OT Win at Catawba
    February 25, 2018
    SALISBURY, NC - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse finished up their first weekend of the season with a thrilling overtime victory on the road at Catawba College.The Moccasins (1-1) got off to a hot start as they went up 4-0 on the Indians (1-3) in the first quarte
  • Mocs Open Up Season with Loss at Belmont Abbey
    February 23, 2018
    BELMONT, NC - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse opened its season on the road with a 16-5 defeat at No. 10 Belmont Abbey. The Crusaders (4-0) seemed to have an answer for everything the Moccasins (0-1) threw at them, answering each Florida Southern goal with multiple goals of their own.
  • Men's Lacrosse Opens 2018 Season on the Road
    February 22, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse will open the 2018 season with a pair of road games this weekend as the Moccasins travel to the Tar Heel State with matchups at Belmont Abbey (Feb. 23) and Catawba (Feb. 25). The Mocs will face Belmont Abbey at 3 p.m. tomorrow, and take on Catawba at 12 p.m. on Sunday.
  • Moccasins Name Team Captains for 2018
    February 06, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward has announce his six team captins for the 2018 season. The six players were chosen by their temmates for their excellence both on and off the field, as well as their ability to lead the team.
  • Men's Lacrosse Tabbed No. 2 in SSC Preseason Coaches Poll
    January 26, 2018
    MELBOURNE, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse finished in a three-way tie for second place in the Sunshine State Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, the conference office announced on Friday. The Moccasins received 33 points to tie with Florida Tech and Saint Leo, while Tampa was picked to win its fifth SSC title with 49 points and seven first-place votes.
  • Frey, Shatz Join Men's Lacrosse Coaching Staff
    January 17, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward has announced the addition of two new assistant coaches to his staff. Longtime lacrosse coaches Mark Frey and Bill Shatz were named as assistant coaches for the Moccasins on Wednesday.
  • 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.
  • Men's Lacrosse to Play Eight Home Games in 2018
    October 26, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward has revealed his team's schedule for the upcoming 2018 campaign, which is highlighted by eight home contests at the brand-new Moccasin Field at the state-of-the-art Barnett Athletic Complex. In addition to the eight home contests, the schedule is also filled with matchups against some of the top NCAA Division II men's lacrosse teams in the nation.
    September 13, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL (9/14/17) - We are pleased to share with you that as of this morning we now have power in almost all buildings across campus. What wonderful news! We are still waiting for power to come on in Colony Arms Apartments, Roberts Academy, and a few FSC houses surrounding the campus. We will continue to communicate updates as they become available and will accommodate any student who lives in one of these locations if power is still not restored when they return to campus.
  • SSC Announces Start of Digital Network
    August 30, 2017
    MELBOURNE, FL - The Sunshine State Conference is proud to announce the launch of a conference-wide digital network. Now, for the first time in league history, all video content produced by the SSC and its 11 member institutions will be available in one place.
  • Men's Lacrosse Adds Maccario to Coaching Staff
    August 17, 2017
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse head coach Marty Ward has announced the addition of Matt Maccario to his coaching staff. Maccario will serve as an assistant coach after spending three seasons as a graduate assistant coach at DeSales University in Pennsylvania.