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.
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.
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.
MELBOURNE, Fla. – Florida Southern College has placed 67 student-athletes on the 2019 Fall Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, it was announced by Commissioner Ed Pasque. A total of 31 FSC student-athletes posted a perfect 4.0 GPA.
LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College volleyball helped to celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day by hosting several local students for "A Day in the Life of the Mocs", where the group spent time with Moccasin student-athletes at class, convocation, lunch, and an afternoon volleyball clinic.
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.
LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern College is excited to join with MIDFLORIDA Credit Union for the official unveiling of the College’s new, high-tech video scoreboards in Streamline Sale Arena at the George W. Jenkins Field House. A special halftime presentation will be held on Wed., Jan. 22, as FSC’s men’s basketball team takes on the University of Tampa. The game will start at 7:30 p.m. The men's game will be preceded by the Florida Southern women's basketball team, who will also host Tampa, tipping off at 5:30 p.m.
GREENWOOD, Ind. - Florida Southern College volleyball junior Rachael Martin was named an Academic All-America Third Team selection by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Tuesday afternoon. The selection is the first in Martin's career and is the only Academic All-America award winner in volleyball for the Sunshine State Conference this season.