2019-20 Men's Ice Hockey News

  • Florida Southern and Sunshine State Conference 2020 Fall Sports Update
    July 18, 2020
    MELBOURNE and LAKELAND, Fla. – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and with the health, safety, and well-being of student-athletes and all those in our campus communities as our highest priority, the Sunshine State Conference Presidents Council announces the postponement of all scheduled competitions in the fall sports season. This includes men’s soccer, women’s soccer, men’s cross country, women’s cross country, and women’s volleyball.
  • FSC Athletics Ranked 25th in 2019-20 Helper Helper Final Report
    May 22, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics was recognized for its community service efforts over the 2019-20 academic year, logging 4,313 total hours since July 1, 2019. As a department the Mocs ranked 25th among NCAA Division II schools nationally, and was the highest-ranked Sunshine State Conference member institution.
  • Florida Southern to Participate in "Be the Light" on April 16
    April 15, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics will be joining the national movement “Be the Light” this Thursday, April 16, 2020.
  • All Florida Southern College Athletic Facilities Closed
    March 20, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Until further notice, all athletic facilities at Florida Southern College are closed. This includes the Jenkins Field House, Gilbert Gymnasium, the Barnett Athletic Complex, Moccasin Field, Chris Bellotto Field, Henley Field, the Ruthven Courts, the Wellness Center and the Hollis Wellness Center Pool, Warden Tennis Courts, and all locker rooms.
  • SSC Cancels All Spring 2020 League Competitions and Championships
    March 13, 2020
    MELBOURNE, Fla. - In alignment with yesterday’s NCAA Board of Governors Resolution, the Sunshine State Conference has canceled all league competitions and championships for the spring 2020 semester, effectively immediately. Member institutions will exercise institutional discretion as to practice and regular-season non-conference competition in all sports for the spring 2020 semester. This decision was unanimously agreed upon by the SSC Presidents Council and SSC Athletic Directors Council with the health, safety, and wellness of our student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and campus communities in mind.
  • NCAA Cancels all Winter and Spring Championships
    March 12, 2020
    LAKELAND – The NCAA has issued a statement regarding all winter and sport championships that will cancel all championships. Hence, the NCAA Men’s Basketball South Region Championship, originally scheduled to be held at the Jenkins Field House at Florida Southern, has been canceled.
  • Mocs Dominate in Regular Season Finale
    February 28, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College men’s ice hockey defeated the Eastern Florida State College Titans 5-0 in front of a rowdy crowd at the Lakeland Ice Arena on Friday.
  • Former Florida Southern SID Bill Turnage Passes at Age 72
    January 31, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics is saddened to report the passing of former Sports Information Director Bill Turnage. He passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at his home in Warrensburg, Missouri. He was 72 years old.
  • Women's Athletic Teams Set to Host Cow Chip Bingo
    January 20, 2020
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics has brought back an ol' time fundraiser - Cow Chip Bingo. This is the 23rd time the College has run the fundraiser, aimed at providing support specifically for the women's athletic programs.
  • Ice Mocs Finish Third at Inaugural Ice War on I-4
    December 09, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College's ice hockey program defeated the University of South Florida twice to finish third at the inagural Ice War on I-4, hosted at the Lakleand Ice Arena in Lakeland, Fla. The Mocs went 2-2 during the tournament, including 2-1 and 6-4 victories against the Bulls of South Florida. In all, Southern scored 13 goals in the tournament off of 75 shots. 
  • Hockey’s Win Streak Ends as Mocs Fall to Titans
    November 16, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College men’s ice hockey program ended a program record four-game win streak in a 6-1 loss to Eastern Florida State College on Saturday at the Lakeland Ice Arena. Jamie Calhoun was the lone Moc to find the back of the net in the beginning of the third period to save the potential shutout.
  • Streak Extends as Mocs Defeat Warriors on Veterans Day
    November 11, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Four Moccasins found the back of the net as the Florida Southern College ice hockey team defeated the Tampa Warriors by a final score of 4-2 for their fourth straight win of the season.
  • Ice Hockey Shuts Out Florida Tech for Third Straight Win
    October 26, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Christian Nichols found the back of the net twice as Florida Southern College club men’s ice hockey team shutout Florida Tech in a 4-0 victory at the Lakeland Ice Arena on Saturday night.
  • Ice Hockey Picks Up First Wins in Program History
    October 04, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - It was a series of firsts for Florida Southern College men's ice hockey, which snagged the first two victories in program history on Oct. 5 and Oct. 19 to improved to 2-3 on the season. The Moccasins are riding a two-game winning streak after victories in their last two home contests.
  • History Made as Mocs Open Home Hockey Slate
    September 28, 2019
    Florida Southern College officially opened a new chapter in its illustrious history of athletics when its new men’s ice hockey team took the ice for its first two games of the 2019-20 season over the weekend.
  • Men’s Ice Hockey to Open Inaugural Home Season
    September 26, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The all-new Florida Southern College men's ice hockey team is set to face off against the University of South Florida this Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Lakeland Ice Arena in the team's first home contest.
  • Moccasin Hockey Reveals Inaugural Schedule
    August 30, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College men's ice hockey head coach Gilles Richard has released his team's schedule for its inaugural campaign, and the 2019-20 season will have the Moccasins playing at home 16 times during the year
  • Open Skates and Tryout Dates Set for Ice Hockey
    August 12, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College will hold a pair of open skate sessions and an official tryout for students interested in joining its new men's ice hockey program. The Moccasin ice hockey team will make its debut this year, with games and practices held at the brand-new Lakeland Ice Arena.