BRADENTON, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis fell in the 2019 Sunshine State Conference Tournament Quarterfinal on Friday evening, falling 4-0 to Saint Leo at IMG Academy. The match between the No. 6 seed Moccasins (9-13, 3-5 SSC) and the No. 3 seed Lions (16-7, 5-3 SSC) was delayed by six hours after inclement weather suspended morning play. The Mocs were unable to avenge their loss to the Lions from earlier in the season in Lakeland.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College held its annual Athletic Academic Awards Banquet on Monday evening as it recognized its top student-athletes in an event held at Streamline Sale Arena at Jenkins Field House. More than 500 student-athletes, coaches, staff, and invited guests were in attendance.
LAKELAND, FL - Brian Pham and Tim Becker earned the upset in doubles on Wednesday but could not prevent Rollins from winning 6-1 over Florida Southern College men's tennis on Senior Day at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 35 Moccasins (9-12, 3-5 SSC) held strong in doubles but could not hold off a potent singles rotation from the No. 10 Tars (16-5, 5-3 SSC). Pham and Becker paired in the No. 1 doubles flight in their 7-6 upset over No. 9 Ziad Melhaoui and Andrea Brignacca, winning a 7-5 tiebreaker.
ST. PETERSBURG, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis won its second conference match of the season on Sunday afternoon, defeating Eckerd in a 6-1 contest. The No. 38 Moccasins (8-11, 2-4 SSC) won four singles flights in two sets, holding the Tritons (7-7, 0-6 SSC) to just four won sets out of the 19 played.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis fell on Saturday morning at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center, dropping a 7-0 contest to Barry. The No. 38 Moccasins (7-11, 1-4 SSC) dropped all singles matches to the No. 2 Buccaneers (13-1, 5-0 SSC), with the doubles pairing of Valentin Hertweck and Brandon Pham earning the only win for the Mocs in the No. 1 doubles flight by defeating Blake Bayldon and Filip Zupancic, 6-4. HOW IT HAPPENED:
LAKELAND, FL - Wednesday afternoon's match between Florida Southern College men's tennis and Azusa Pacific has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. The No. 33 Moccasins will host No. 1 Barry at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center.
BOCA RATON, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis fell in conference play on Sunday afternoon, falling 7-0 to Lynn. The No 33 Moccasins (7-10, 1-3 SSC) were unable to earn a point against the hot No. 9 Fighting Knights (10-2, 5-1 SSC), drawing close in two 7-5 scorelines in the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles flights. Lennart Vossgäetter came the closest to winning a match for the Mocs, losing a 10-5 tiebreaker in the third set in the No. 2 singles flight.
LAKELAND, FL – Florida Southern College President Dr. Anne B. Kerr has announced the appointment of Drew Howard as the Moccasins’ new Director of Athletics & Dean of Wellness. The announcement was made on Monday during a press conference at Streamline Sale Arena at Jenkins Field House.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis cracked the ITA Oracle rankings on Wednesday, earning the No. 30 ranking in the nation. The Moccasins received high marks for upsetting No. 14 Palm Beach Atlantic and benefitted from close losses to highly ranked opponents like No. 4 Saint Leo, No. 40 Embry-Riddle and No. 12 West Alabama in the computerized rankings.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis earned the upset on Wednesday afternoon, defeating New Jersey Institute of Technology in a close 4-3 match at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The No. 30 Moccasins' (7-9) win over the Highlanders (4-9) is the first over a Division I oppenent since defeating Bethune-Cookman on February 1, 2013 in an identical 4-3 scoreline. The Mocs are also now 4-2 this season in one-match decisions, most recently falling to Sonoma State on Sunday and defeating Ferris State at home on Friday before Wednesday's win.