LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern College Athletics has announced major academic and athletic awards for the 2019-20 school year. The Academic Awards are presented to the junior or senior who has the highest grade point average on the team. The Most Valuable Player Awards were selected by the head coach for each respective program.
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.
LAKELAND, Fla. – The Florida Southern College Department of Athletics will be joining the national movement “Be the Light” this Thursday, April 16, 2020.
BALTIMORE, Md. – Florida Southern College men’s lacrosse student-athlete Kevin Horwitz earned All-America honors from Inside Lacrosse for Division II for the 2020 season. Horwitz garnered Third Team honors as a face-off specialist.
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.
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.
FROSTBURG, Md. – On a night with so many questions, Florida Southern College men's lacrosse took to the field for a game against Frostburg State University. The game was originally scheduled to be played at Homewood Field on the campus of John’s Hopkins University. Throughout the afternoon college campuses began to announce the cancellation of their spring sports, this included Johns Hopkins. The game would be moved to two hours to Frostburg State’s campus.
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.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Florida Southern College men's lacrosse team reenters the USILA national coaches' poll. The Mocs were receiving votes last week and had been receiving votes or ranked in all previous polls this season.
MELBOURNE, Fla. - Florida Southern College men's lacrosse junior, Kevin Horwitz has been named Sunshine State Conference specialist of the week. The weekly honors presented by Jimmy Johns are for games played March 2-8. This award is the first for Horwitz who went 26-for-26 at the faceoff X in the Mocs first game of the week.