LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - It was a couple of days late, but it was a Happy Fourth for the Florida Southern men's cross country team as sophomore Mason Jones finished in fourth place to lead the Moccasins to a fourth-place finish at the Disney Cross Country Classic Saturday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
|Saturday, Nov. 17|
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NCAA South Regional Championship
|Saturday, Dec. 1|
|Men's Cross Country||
NCAA Division II National Championship
MELBOURNE, FL - Sophomore Mason Jones has been selected as the Sunshine State Conference Male Runner of the Week for the second time this season. Jones, who was the SSC Freshman of the Year last season, was also named SSC Runner of the Week on Sept. 3.
CHARLOTTE, NC - Sophomore Mason Jones recorded the third fastest 8K time in Florida Southern history with a 24:36 to finish fifth overall and tops among Division II runners at the Queens City Invitational at McAlpine Creek Park. Behind Jones, the Moccasins finished fifth overall with 171 points. Liberty, A Division I institution, won the race with a near perfect 18 points, taking the top four spots. Fellow Sunshine State Conference member, Embry-Riddle, was second with 115 points, followed by Queens (ranked 17th nationally) with 119 points, and Washington and Lee (170 points).
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.
DAYTONA BEACH, FL - Mason Jones paced Florida Southern College men's cross country by posting a fifth-place finish, and the Moccasins put together another strong showing by taking second in the Embry-Riddle Asics Classic on Saturday morning. The Mocs also saw runners finish 12th (Dean McGregor) and 15th (Josh Wagner) as they tallied 68 total points to finish well ahead of third-place Flagler and in front of a number of Division I opponents.
MELBOURNE - Sophomore Mason Jones has been named the first Sunshine State Conference Runner of the Week for 2018. The announcement was made today by the league office.
1-2 Finish by Jones and Wagner Lifts Florida Southern Men's Cross-Country Team to Season-Opening Win at Holloway Park Preseason Festival
LAKELAND, FL – The Florida Southern men’s cross-country team, in its first event under new head coach Matt Levassiur, opened the 2018 season with a winning effort, as the Moccasins grabbed the top two spots individually and finished one point ahead of Saint Leo at the Holloway Park Preseason Festival. It was a resounding win for the Moccasins, who were No. 5 in the USTFCCCA South Region preseason rankings, while the Lions were No. 3.
The 2018 men’s cross country season gets underway this Saturday at 7:30 a.m. with the Holloway Park Preseason Festival in Lakeland. The Moccasins will be under the direction of first-year head coach Matt Levassiur who had served as an assistant at Florida Southern for the previous three seasons.
MELBOURNE, FL – New Florida Southern head coach Matt Levassiur has some added pressure in his inaugural season as the Moccasins have been picked to win the Sunshine State Conference by the league head coaches. The Moccasins received 59 total votes and three first-place votes in the SSC’s first-ever men’s cross country poll.
CLEVELAND, OH - Florida Southern College had 105 student-athletes named as D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award recipients, the D2 Athletic Directors Association announced on Thursday.