Panthers Football To Scrimmage On Saturday In Melbourne

By  //  March 16, 2013

First-Ever Spring Game On March 23

BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – One week from its first-ever spring game, Florida Tech will hold a controlled intrasquad scrimmage at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 16 at Palm Bay High School’s Pirates Stadium in Melbourne.

Florida Tech football players will compete in a controlled scrimmage at Pirates Stadium at Palm Bay High School on Saturday, March 16. (Image by Ed Pierce)

The Panthers will split into two teams, one will wear white practice jerseys and the other red practice jerseys.

The teams will play four, 10-minute quarters with a running clock and special teams will be limited.

Saturday’s intrasquad scrimmage precedes the Panthers’ spring game, which is scheduled for Saturday, March 23 at 7 p.m. at Pirates Stadium. It will be played like a standard game with both teams wearing their official game uniforms.

Season tickets are now available for FIT’s inaugural 2013 season online at

For the entire season, the season ticket price for adults is only $65.

Florida Tech employees, seniors ages 65 and above, and children ages 5-16 are only $40.

Season tickets can also be purchased Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Clemente Center or by calling 321-674-8032.