• Donations being accepted to assist former Golden Eagle runner Anna Cooper in cancer battle
    October 22, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech University graduate and former Golden Eagle cross country and track & field student-athlete Anna Cooper (pictured on the right) was recently diagnosed with a rare form of cancer and recently began treatment at Nicewonder Cancer Center at Bristol Regional Hospital.
  • Multiple Golden Eagle teams volunteer at Northeast Elementary School
    October 21, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - Multiple Tennessee Tech teams were out in full force while volunteering in the community Friday, all lending a helping hand at Northeast Elementary School's annual Eagle Soar event.
  • Golden Eagle tennis team rounds out action at Louisville Invitational with two wins
    October 20, 2018
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team rounded out action at the Louisville Invitational Sunday afternoon, earning a pair of victories in singles play.
  • Tech’s 2018 season comes to a close with a 2-1 loss to Eastern Illinois
    October 21, 2018
    Two unanswered Eastern Illinois goals spoiled the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s season finale and ultimately prevented the Golden Eagles from securing a berth in the OVC Tournament.
  • Fourth quarter effort not enough as Tech falls to Tennessee State
    October 20, 2018
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – If Tennessee Tech could find a way to put its fourth-quarter production to work for an entire 60 minutes, the Golden Eagles might be onto something. A couple of costly turnovers early saw Tennessee State build momentum early and Micheal Hughes made the Golden Eagles pay, leading the Tigers to a 41-14 Homecoming win at Nissan Stadium on Saturday evening. Tech fell to 0-7 on the season, 0-4 in Ohio Valley Conference play, while the Tigers improve to 3-3, 2-2 in the league.
  • Tech volleyball goes to toe-to-toe with conference leader Austin Peay, falls 3-2
    October 20, 2018
    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – What a difference a day can make. Less than 24 hours after one of its most difficult matches of the season, Tennessee Tech volleyball rebounded with a tremendous effort Saturday against OVC leader Austin Peay, as TTU took the Governors to the brink of suffering their first home loss of the season. Tech (9-15, 3-6) was clearly not intimidated by its highly-decorated opponent, as it outplayed Austin Peay in the first two sets, and earned a 2-0 match lead in the process. The momentum shifted, however, as the Govs took sets three and four, and then sealed it in the fifth.
  • Golden Eagle baseball team to host Lee University Saturday at 1 p.m.
    October 20, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex will be the home to fall baseball this afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team plays host to Lee University in a fall exhibition contest.
  • Tech volleyball falls on the road to red-hot Murray State
    October 19, 2018
    MURRAY, Ky. – Tennessee Tech volleyball was unable to come away with a league victory in a tough road environment on Friday night, as it fell, 3-0, at Murray State. The loss ends Tech’s previous winning streak of two games and moves its record to 9-14 on the season, and 3-6 in the Ohio Valley Conference. Shaniece James and Erica Grant led the Golden Eagle offense with six kills each. James only committed one attack error on 15 attempts for the team’s highest percentage, .333.
  • Golden Eagles claim pivotal home win over SIUE in second to last match of regular season
    October 19, 2018
    Goals in each half and another stellar defensive effort helped pave the way for the Tennessee Tech soccer team in the club’s second to last match of the regular season.
  • Kari Naerdemann: Not the typical college student-athlete
    October 19, 2018
    The typical college student-athlete must adjust to many things as they make the transition to the collegiate stage. They have to learn to adjust to school, living alone and a much higher level of competition.
  • Clear bag policy in place at Nissan Stadium this weekend for Tech football at TSU
    October 18, 2018
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Fans traveling to Nissan Stadium in Nashville this weekend for Tennessee Tech’s football game at Tennessee State, please be aware that the facility has a clear bag policy in place. The facility encourages fans not to bring in bags of any kind to help expedite the entry process, but if personal items are brought in, the following bags are acceptable:
  • Tech football takes aim on Sergeant York Trophy run, starting this week at Tennessee State
    October 18, 2018
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – With the open date now out of the way, the Tennessee Tech football team is looking to close out the final five weeks of the 2018 season on a high note. Especially since the Golden Eagles still have plenty to play for. In the final five contests, three of the games encompass Tech’s run for the Sergeant York Trophy, starting with Saturday’s contest against Tennessee State.
  • Stiff road tests at Murray State, Austin Peay in store for Tech volleyball
    October 18, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – After a pair of huge wins inside the Hooper Eblen Center last weekend that greatly aided their Ohio Valley Conference Tournament hopes, Tennessee Tech volleyball will take its talents on the road again to throw down with two of the league’s best, Murray State and Austin Peay. Jeannette Waldo reported she felt her team had “turned a corner” with regards to its confidence following the sweep, and understandably so. The Golden Eagles came away with victories over SIUE and Eastern Illinois, and got it done on both sides of the court. Ali Verzani (31 kills), Erica Grant (29) and Rachel Thomas (21) led a superb offensive effort facilitated by Susie Jeziorowski (94 assists), while Kirsten Brugere racked up 4.88 digs per set in the back court, and Taylor Dorsey was in on 11 of Tech’s 18 blocks.
  • Tech soccer to host SIUE and EIU for final regular season matches of the year
    October 18, 2018
    The Tennessee Tech soccer team is set to tie a ribbon on the regular season with a pair of weekend home matches at Tech Soccer Field.
  • Madonia named to Mitchell Award watch list
    October 17, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Nick Madonia has already made some marks into the Tennessee Tech record book. Now he’s trying to earn one of the highest honors for a collegiate kicker. Madonia was named to the first watch list for the Fred Mitchell Award, which honors the most outstanding kicker in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision, Division II, Division III and NAIA levels.
  • Final round of Fred Marx Invitational canceled, Golden Eagles finish fourth
    October 16, 2018
    MONROE, La. – Due to inclement weather in the Monroe, La. area, the final round of the Fred Marx Invitational was canceled Tuesday afternoon. With the cancelation of the final 18 holes, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team captured a four-place finish at the event after climbing the leaderboard three spots in the second round on Monday.
  • Tech men's golf improves again to wrap up Autotrader Collegiate Classic
    October 16, 2018
    DULUTH, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up the final round of play at the Autotrader Collegiate Classic Tuesday afternoon, finishing 11th overall after three rounds of action at Berkeley Hills Country Club.
  • Sanga wins another OVC Runner of the Week, extends streak to five consecutive
    October 16, 2018
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – In an event that has become somewhat customary, Purity Sanga claimed her fifth straight installment of the Ohio Valley Conference’s Female Runner of the Week, giving her a year-long sweep of the award during Tech cross country’s 2018 regular season. As the only female runner in the OVC to ever win Runner of the Week four times in a row, Sanga’s fifth adds an additional layer of excellence to her sensational sophomore season, arguably the best ever assembled by a female runner in league history.
  • Great second round propels Golden Eagles up leaderboard at Fred Marx Invitational
    October 15, 2018
    MONROE, La. – Vast improvement from one round to the next rocketed the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team three places up the leaderboard at the Fred Marx Invitational Monday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up two rounds of action in fourth place in the nine-team event.
  • Golden Eagles all shoot par in second round of Autotrader Collegiate Classic
    October 15, 2018
    DULUTH, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team completed day one of the Autotrader Collegiate Classic Monday afternoon, showing improvement from round one to two at Berkeley Hills Country Club.
  • Verzani nets Co-Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Week from the OVC
    October 15, 2018
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – After her offensive explosion this past weekend, Tech’s Ali Verzani has been honored with not one, but two weekly volleyball distinctions from the Ohio Valley Conference: Co-Offensive Player of the Week and Newcomer of the Week. The redshirt sophomore was a productive centerpiece in both of the weekend’s matches for TTU, as she recorded team-highs in kills (31) and service aces (5), and added 21 digs for averages of 3.88 kills, 0.62 aces and 2.62 digs per set. The digs per set mark was the highest of any non-libero on the team.
  • Uncharted Territory: Tech men’s cross country gets highest-ever ranking in USTFCCCA South Region
    October 15, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS, La. – After its third runner-up finish, and fifth straight top-six result of the 2018 campaign, Tennessee Tech men’s cross country received a sixth-place ranking in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s South Region, the highest position the program has ever held.
  • Golden Eagles earn crucial road draw at Eastern Kentucky
    October 14, 2018
    RICHMOND, Ky. – In its final road match of the 2018 regular season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team captured a crucial tie at Eastern Kentucky Sunday afternoon, keeping its hopes for a berth into the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament alive heading into the final weekend of the year.
  • Kontopoulos advances to semifinals, falls one win shy of consolation championship at ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships
    October 11, 2018
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech tennis junior Fanis Kontopoulos' fantastic run in the consolation draw of the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships came to an end Sunday afternoon with a heart-breaking, three-set loss in the semifinals.
  • Golden Eagles to compete at Autotrader Collegiate Classic
    October 14, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will take part in the Autotrader Collegiate Classic for the first time, heading to Duluth, Ga. Monday for the two-day event at Berkeley Hills Country Club.
  • Tech women's golf team headed south for Fred Marx Invitational in Louisiana
    October 14, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women's golf team returns to action Monday, traveling south for the Fred Marx Invitational hosted by ULM at Bayou Desiard Country Club in Monroe, La.
  • TTU volleyball outlasts Eastern Illinois to sweep first home conference weekend since 2014
    October 13, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It wasn’t the same dominating performance from Friday night, but they’ll take it. Tennessee Tech volleyball was not perfect on Saturday afternoon against Eastern Illinois, but it rose to the occasion when it mattered most in the fifth set, dispatching the Panthers 15-4 for a 3-2 victory. The Golden Eagles improve to a 9-13 season record, and are now 3-5 in OVC play, which looks markedly different from the 1-5 conference mark they brought into the weekend.
  • Golden Eagle volleyball soars past SIUE in straight sets
    October 12, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball ended its three-game losing streak emphatically on Friday night, and got a much-needed win in Ohio Valley Conference play, as it flew past Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in straight sets: 25-23, 25-21, 29-27. Tech doubled its 2017 win total with Friday’s triumph, as it moved to 8-13 for the season and 2-5 in the OVC. It was also TTU’s fifth win in eight matches inside the Hooper Eblen Center, a venue that is becoming difficult for opponents to leave victorious.
  • Tough bounces on the road lift Morehead State over Golden Eagles
    October 12, 2018
    MOREHEAD, Ky. – Two goals less than a minute apart were the deciding factors in Tennessee Tech’s annual Ohio Valley Conference match-up with Morehead State Friday evening, as the Eagles from the north used their turf field to their advantage to defeat the Golden Eagle soccer team (6-7-1, 2-4-1), 2-0.
  • Tech cross country puts exclamation point on regular season with dynamic finishes at Blazer Classic
    October 12, 2018
    MONTEVALLO, Ala. – If the prior weeks’ accomplishments weren’t enough proof, Tennessee Tech cross country left no doubt it’s ready for the OVC Championships in two weeks, as it turned in another round of spectacular performances at the UAB Blazer Classic Friday morning.
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