The Florida Tech Panthers, a model institution that exemplifies the NCAA Division II ideal balance of academics and athletics, invite you to join their winning program--the Panther Club .
Florida Tech athletic events offer you and your family and/or business associates an exciting, entertaining way to relax and enjoy NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports, including baseball, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's cross country, football, men's and women's golf, men’s lacrosse, men's and women's rowing, men's and women's soccer, softball, men’s and women’s swimming, men's and women's tennis, men’s and women’s track and field, and women's volleyball.
Your participation as a Panther Club member provides the backbone to our student-athletes' success on the field and court.
What is the Panther Club?
Since Anthony J. Catanese took the helm as university president, the Panthers have been committed to becoming one of the top all-around collegiate athletic programs in the nation. It is the challenge of building on our success, and particularly, finding the means to fund those undertakings that faces the university today.
The Panther Club is made up multi-million dollar corporations, alumni, employees and individual fans, but each share the common thread of being a part of the Florida Tech family. Panther Club members support Florida Tech Athletics in a number of ways – scholarships, uniforms, equipment, travel…the needs of a collegiate athletics program are extensive.
The Panther Club is different however, in trying economic times, as corporations and individuals share their hard earned dollars to help our leaders of tomorrow excel in the classroom and on the fields of play, we work to give back to those supporters through extensive marketing and promotional opportunities.
Being a Panther Club member opens doors not just to the Florida Tech community but to all of east-central Florida. We’re committed to building champions at Florida Tech, not just in the classroom or on the courts, but in life. Your participation in the Panther Club will play a vital role.
What does it mean to be a member of the
From the moment intercollegiate athletics was introduced at Florida Tech in 1965, Panther student-athletes have achieved great success on the playing field. The honors they have earned vary across the spectrum, from Sunshine State Conference Championships to Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships to berths in the NCAA Division II Tournament, and lastly, hoisting the national championship trophy. With 21 sports, the addition of our football program, and over 400 student-athletes to keep at the top of their game, the Panthers need the support of our community and fans to continue on the path to greatness.
It is the Panther Club mission to help provide the resources necessary for our student athletes to compete at the highest athletic level. With no state funding, the Florida Tech athletic program is completely self-supporting. We rely on the extraordinary support of our Panther Club members to help our student athletes excel. Please consider giving to the Panther Club today.
As a Panther Club member and athletic partner, you are one of the truly special individuals or corporations who ensure the growth and success of Florida Tech Athletics. The numbers speak for themselves: 4 National Championships, 1 NCAA Division II Individual National Championship, 28 Sunshine State Conference Championships, 3 Dad Vail Overall Championships, NCAA Division II Player and Coach of the Year selections, 15 Panthers in the Sunshine State Hall of Fame, an average student-athlete 3.0 GPA, and 125 Florida Tech student-athletes named to the Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll with 31 posting a perfect 4.0 GPA!
Your Panther Club membership helps Florida Tech provide the tools our student athletes need for their continued accomplishments on and off the field (or court, or pitch). We take great pride in Florida Tech’s athletic and academic achievement and we want you to know how much we appreciate the vital role Panther Club members play in our increasing success!