CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Through all the challenges and obstacles presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tennessee Tech cross country teams completed their shortened, spring campaigns Monday afternoon, competing at the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championships at Weakley Park.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's and women's cross country teams braved the elements and successfully played host to the Golden Eagle Invitational Friday afternoon at the Golden Eagle Golf Club.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech cross country teams wrap up their 2020-21 regular season campaigns Friday afternoon, playing host to the Golden Eagle Invitational at the Golden Eagle Golf Club in Cookeville.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Both the Tennessee Tech men’s and women’s cross country teams completed their second meets of the 2020-21 season Friday morning, competing at Florida State’s Seminole Invitational at Apalachee Regional Park.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech cross country teams continue their 2020-21 campaigns Friday morning, taking part in the Seminole Invitational hosted by Florida State at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee, Fla.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s cross country team is set to kick off its 2020-21 campaign Sunday afternoon at the Belmont Opener in Nashville, Tenn. Hosted by Ohio Valley Conference and in-state rival Belmont, the event will take place at Percy Warner Park.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In this present climate with the region recovering from the effects of natural disasters and pandemics, part of the mission for Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes is to give back to their community.
Essential to that mission is the Anna Cooper’s Backpack Buddies initiative, named after the former Golden Eagle track and field and cross country student-athlete who helped initiate the program during the 2016-17 year and has been a vital part of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee’s outreach efforts.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Taking on a leadership role is always a challenging task, whether on a team, in the classroom, in the office or out in the community. Doing so during a global pandemic raises that bar to a new level.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Tech Athletics has officially launched the newly redesigned TTUSports.com, providing Golden Eagle fans the same access to information, stories, stats and more they had before with a fresh, more modern look.
The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents has announced fall competition and championships in the sports of football, men’s and women’s cross country, women’s soccer and women’s volleyball will be postponed due to the concerns and uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents has reiterated its intention for the Conference to commence competition this fall if the facts surrounding the pandemic support it. The Board agreed to postpone the start of competition in fall Olympic sports until September 17 and to conduct conference-only competition in women’s soccer and volleyball. This decision does not include football at this time due to existing contractual matters.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents have announced effective immediately the cancelation of all intercollegiate competitions, including OVC Championships, through the end of the 2019-20 academic year due to the COVID-19 public health threat.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents have announced that effective immediately OVC member institutions will suspend athletic-related activities including all competition, and formal practices until further notice due to the COVID-19 public health threat.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Tennessee Tech freshman Nancy Jesang rewrote the Tech history books on Saturday as she became the best-ever freshman finisher at the OVC Cross Country Championships, claiming a third-place finish with a time of 17:55. As a team, both Tech’s men’s and women’s teams finished with ninth-place finishes on the day.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Tennessee Tech cross country will open the championship season this Saturday as they compete in the Ohio Valley Conference Championships in Edwardsville, Illinois hosted on the campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech cross country teams closed out their regular season on Friday at the Murray State Open at Miller Memorial Golf Course, as both Ababu Mohamed and Nancy Jesang claimed top-place finishes in both races and the women’s team earned a runner-up finish.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tech cross country will participate in its fourth and final meet of the regular season Friday as they compete in the Murray State Open on Friday, October 18 at the Miller Memorial Golf Course. The race serves as the last primer before the OVC Championships.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tech cross country will head back to Nashville this weekend as they compete in the Commodore Classic at Percy Warner Park on Saturday, Sept. 14. The men’s 8K race will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed shortly after at 9:15 a.m. for the women’s 6K competition.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech men's and women's cross country will celebrate the memory of former Golden Eagle student-athlete Anna Cooper with a special purple ribbon during the Commodore Classic on Saturday, Sept. 14 at Percy Warner Park in Nashville.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech cross country teams opened their season on a steamy Friday afternoon in Nashville, claiming a pair of sixth-place finishes during the Belmont Opener at Percy Warner Park.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Following five-years away from the program, Tennessee Tech head coach Peter Dalton announced the addition of former Golden Eagle head coach Tony Cox as a volunteer assistant coach for the track and field and cross country programs.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Peter Dalton has seen what the Ohio Valley Conference can offer when it comes to cross country and track and field. With five years under his belt at UT Martin, he helped bring the Skyhawk programs to new heights.
Now Dalton gets the chance to build upon the efforts started by Wayne Angel and his staff as he was announced Friday as Tennessee Tech’s newest head coach in cross country and track and field.
“I would like to take this opportunity to thank [Tech Director of Athletics] Mark Wilson and [Tennessee Tech] President [Dr. Phil] Oldham for this opportunity,” Dalton said. “During my time on campus, it became apparent that the staff was wholeheartedly committed to the student-athletes in every way. I look forward to working with the coaching staff and talented student-athletes, so that we can ensure the athletes graduate with a bright future and a championship-winning experience.”
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Tennessee Tech men’s and women’s cross country teams have garnered All-Academic honors from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for the 2018 season.
With this set of awards, the Tech women’s team has now been recognized three times in program history, while the men’s team has met the criteria in two different seasons.
Teams must record a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better to be eligible.