2019 Men's Soccer News

  • Florida Southern Men's Soccer Primed for SSC Tournament Play
    November 07, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team has qualified for the Sunshine State Conference tournament as the sixth seed, and will travel to West Palm Beach on Monday, November 11, to face third seeded Palm Beach Atlantic at 7:00 p.m. in a Quarterfinal Round match. This is the third time in as many seasons that the Moccasins have qualified for the postseason, and seventh overall appearance. This is only the second year that PBA has been eligible for the SSC postseason, and the first time these two schools will have met.
  • Lehland, Lasheras Earn CoSIDA 2019 Academic All-District Laurels for Men's Soccer
    November 07, 2019
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) honored two Florida Southern College men’s soccer student-athletes today with 2019 Academic All-District® laurels. Senior defender Claus Lehland and senior midfielder Eneko Lasheras both were voted onto the NCAA Division II District 5 team, which comprises 13 student-athletes from the Gulf South, Southern Intercollegiate, and Sunshine State Conferences.
  • Meehan Scores Twice as FSC Men's Soccer Tops Saint Leo to Advance Into SSC Tournament on Senior Day
    November 05, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – Needing a win to secure a berth in the upcoming Sunshine State Conference men’s soccer tournament, Florida Southern came from behind to defeat visiting Saint Leo, 2-1, on Senior Night, it was junior James Meehan who scored two goals for the Mocs in the final 14 minutes of the game to propel Southern into the postseason.
  • FSC Men's Soccer Scores First, Yet Falls to Embry Riddle, 3-1
    October 30, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team had an opportunity to strengthen its grip on a potential Sunshine State Conference playoff berth, but let it slip away with a 3-1 loss to Embry-Riddle on Wednesday night, at Moccasin Field.
  • Lindbom Returns to Pitch, Scores as FSC Men's Soccer Beats UMary, 2-1
    October 26, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – Anton Lindbom returned to the pitch today for the Florida Southern College men’s soccer team, and scored the game winning goal as the Mocs defeated visiting University of Mary, 2-1. In the final non-conference match of the year, the Mocs earned their fourth win, and are now 4-4-5 on the season, while UMary drops to 1-10-1.
  • Meehan Scores Twice as FSC Men's Soccer Ties Eckerd, 2-2
    October 23, 2019
    ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. – Behind a pair of goals from James Meehan, the Florida Southern College men’s soccer team played to a 2-2 draw with Eckerd College on Wednesday night. The tie moves FSC to a 3-4-5 overall record, including a 2-2-4 mark inside the Sunshine State Conference, while Eckerd moves to 6-5-2, and 2-4-1 in the conference.
  • Florida Southern Men's Soccer Beats Barry to Move into Third Place in SSC
    October 19, 2019
    MIAMI SHORES, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team returned to the win column on Saturday, taking a 2-0 decision at Barry University. The Mocs had gone three straight matches without a win, and are now 3-4-4 overall, and 2-2-3 in the Sunshine State Conference. Barry drops to 4-9 overall, and 1-5 in the SSC.
  • Florida Southern Places in Top-10 Percent of Division II With Academic Success Rate of 90 Percent
    October 16, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Florida Southern College athletics continues to promote student-athlete success in the classroom as the department earned a Division II Academic Success Rate (ASR) of 90 for the 2012 cohort, the NCAA released on Wednesday. The 90 percent mark is tied for the highest mark that the department has ever earned, with the previous record set during the 2010 six-year cohort. 
  • Southern Men's Soccer Stunned by No. 5 Florida Tech
    October 12, 2019
    MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team carried play for the bulk of regulation, yet dropped a 3-1 decision to No. 5 Florida Tech on Saturday night. Tech scored all three goals in the last ten minutes of the game to steal the victory. Tech remains undefeated at 8-0-1 (4-0-1 Sunshine State Conference), while Southern drops to 2-4-4 (1-2-3 SSC).
  • Moccasin Spotlight: Trust the Process
    October 11, 2019
    It’s another hot, muggy day early in the fall semester at Florida Southern College as Foster Appiah strolls across campus, his trademark smile on his face as he greets people walking past him.
  • Vincent Scores as FSC Men's Soccer Ties Tampa, 1-1
    October 09, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men's soccer team posted a hard-fought 1-1 draw with the University of Tampa on Wednesday night. The Sunshine State conference match featured two of the top five teams in the conference. Florida Southern is now 2-3-4 overall, and 1-1-3 in the SSC, while Tampa is now 4-4-1 overall, and 2-2-1 in the SSC.
  • Florida Southern Soccer Programs Earn United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Award for Eighth Consecutive Year
    October 08, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Florida Southern College men's and women's soccer have earned their eighth consecutive United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Awards. United Soccer Coaches have announced the Team Academic Award winners to recognize exemplary performance in the classroom during the 2018-19 academic year. A total of 995 college teams (346 men, 649 women) earned the Team Academic Award. Florida Southern was one of 258 schools who had both their men's and women's programs among the recipients.
  • FSC Men's Soccer Falls to No. 17 Lynn, 1-0
    October 05, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer program dropped a very physical match to No. 17 Lynn University on Saturday night, 1-0, in front of a raucous crowd at Moccasin Field. No. 17 Lynn remains undefeated at 6-0-1 (3-0-1 Sunshine State Conference), while FSC drops to 2-3-3 (1-1-2 SSC).
  • FSC Men's Soccer Ranked No. 9 in South Region
    October 01, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer program is receiving recognition for its strong play, and is currently ranked No. 9 in the South Region by the United Soccer Coaches. The fourth USC poll of the season was released on October 1.
  • Capote's Golden Goal Lifts FSC Men's Soccer to Road Conference Win
    September 28, 2019
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Behind a golden goal from junior Edu Capote, the Florida Southern College men’s soccer program defeated Nova Southeastern University on Saturday night. The goal came in the fourth minute of overtime, in a Sunshine State Conference match.
  • Florida Southern College Men's Soccer Earns 2-2 Draw at Rollins
    September 25, 2019
    WINTER PARK, Fla. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team played to a 2-2 tie on Wednesday night, in a Sunshine State Conference match played at host Rollins College.
  • FSC Men's Soccer Earns 1-1 Tie With No. 6 Palm Beach Atlantic
    September 21, 2019
    LAKELAND, FLA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team earned a hard fought 1-1 draw with the No. 6 ranked Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish on Saturday night, in a match played before 409 fans at Moccasin Field. It was the conference opener for both programs.
  • Mason Comer Scores as FSC Men's Soccer Falls to AUM
    September 15, 2019
    MELBOURNE, Fla. – Sophomore Mason Comer scored his first goal of the season, but it was not enough, as the Florida Southern College men’s soccer team fell to Auburn-Montgomery on Sunday afternoon. The game was the second game of a doubleheader played at Florida Tech, where the host Panthers defeated Limestone College 1-0 earlier.
  • Diaz and Faderl Shine as FSC Men's Soccer Defeats Limestone, 1-0
    September 13, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Junior Alberto Diaz scored on a header in the 19th minute to give the Florida Southern College men’s soccer its first victory of the season, in front of a full house at Moccasin Field. Southern (1-1-1) defeated the visiting Limestone Saints 1-0 on Friday night.
  • FSC Men's Soccer Endures 4-2 Loss at No. 20 Spring Hill
    September 08, 2019
    MOBILE, ALA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team (0-1-1) rallied from an early deficit, yet still fell to No. 20 Spring Hill College 4-2, on Sunday afternoon.
  • Florida Southern Men's Soccer Earns 0-0 Draw in Season Opener
    September 06, 2019
    MONTEVALLO, ALA. – The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team (0-0-1) earned a hard fought draw in the 2019 season opener, at the University of Montevallo (0-0-1) on Friday night. Graduate student Philip Faderl made five saves between the posts in his debut with the Mocs.
  • 2019 Men's Soccer Season Preview
    September 05, 2019
    The Florida Southern College men’s soccer team is poised for a strong 2019 season, which will begin on Friday, September 6. With a full slate of 15 contests, Head Coach Jason Carlson is excited about the upcoming campaign
  • SCHEDULE UPDATE: Weekend Events Rescheduled
    September 02, 2019
    Women's Soccer, Volleyball Open at Home on Friday
  • SSC Releases Men's Soccer Preseason Poll
    August 20, 2019
    MELBOURNE, Fla. - Florida Southern College was picked to finish sixth in the conference in 2019 as the Sunshine State Conference released its men's soccer preseason poll on Tuesday afternoon. 2018 SSC regular season and Tournament Champion Palm Beach Atlantic earned the No. 1 position with 96 total points and seven first-place votes while Lynn came in at No. 2 with 83 total points and a first-place vote. 2018 National Champion Barry received the No. 3 nod with 81 total points and a first-place vote, Nova Southeastern the No. 4 nod with 76 total points and two first-place votes, and rounding out the top five was Florida Tech with 71 total points.
  • Appiah, Meehan Shine in USL
    August 01, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - A pair of Florida Southern College men's soccer standouts have enjoyed a highly-successful summer playing for squads in the USL League Two. Foster Appiah and James Meehan have each helped lead their teams deep into the USL2 playoffs.
  • Men's Soccer Slated to Play Seven Home Matches
    June 25, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College men's soccer head coach Jason Carlson has announced the team's schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. The Moccasins' season will begin with a pair of non-conference road matches in Alabama. The 2018 season was one to remember for Carlson and the Mocs as the team opened the season 9-0 and was ranked as high as No. 8 in the weekly United Soccer Coaches poll.