2018-19 eSports News

  • Meyer to Retire as Director of Athletics, Leaves Behind Championship Legacy
    January 15, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL – After more than a decade at the helm of Florida Southern College’s intercollegiate athletic programs, Director of Athletics Pete Meyer is retiring in February.
  • Moccasins Walk to #StopSuicide
    December 02, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Nearly 100 Florida Southern College student-athletes, coaches, and athletics staff participated in the annual "Out of the Darkness" Community Walk around Lake Hollingsworth on Saturday to benefit the Central Florida chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP).
  • Rocket League Team Picks Up Win No. 17
    November 18, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - The Florida Southern College Esports Rocket League squad has been busy over the past two months, playing in 17 matches since the beginning of October. After a slow start to the season, the Moccasins have gone 12-5 over the past two months to improve to 17-11 on the season. Florida Southern has won 10 of its last 12 Rocket League outings, including a 2-1 record in its most recent competitions on Nov. 18.
  • Mocs Record Two Rocket League Wins
    October 01, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College's eSports team picked up two more wins in Rocket League action this weekend as they topped the University of South Carolina and Grand Canyon Unversity. The Moccasins picked up a 2-0 victory over South Carolina and defeated Grand Canyon, 2-0, by way of a forfeit. Florida Southern narrowly missed out on a 3-0 record as it fell to the University of Southern California, 2-1.
  • Moccasin Athletics Partners with AFSP to #StopSuicide
    September 24, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL ? Florida Southern College Athletics and its Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) have announced that the Moccasins will partner with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in a year-long effort to raise awareness and donations to help fight suicide.
  • Rocket League Team Falls to Purdue
    September 23, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern's eSports squad dropped a 2-0 decision to Purdue this past weekend in Rocket League action. The Moccasins were narrowly defeated, 2-1, in the first game of the best-of-three series, and the Boilermakers put the match away with a 4-1 victory in the second game. Although both games appeared to be winnable in the early going, the team's consistency in play and communication suffered in the late stages.
  • eSports Records Three Rocket League Wins
    September 18, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College eSports picked up three wins in Rocket League action over the weekend, with four contests on Saturday and one on Sunday.
  • Rocket League Team Debuts Against Georgia Tech, East Carolina
    September 10, 2018
    LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College eSports debuted its Rocket League team for the first time this past weekend as it faced Georgia Tech and East Carolina in a pair of College Rocket League (CRL) Southern Conference qualifying round matchups. Each matchup featured a best-of-three format and although Florida Southern took the first game of each match, the Mocs ultimately fell 2-1 in each contes