COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The countdown continues for Thursday's Golden Wings Awards as the Tennessee Tech Department of Athletics will announce one of its biggest honors – the Male Athlete of the Year Award.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The countdown continues for Thursday's Golden Wings Awards as the Tennessee Tech Department of Athletics will announce one of its biggest honors – the Female Athlete of the Year Award.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Another solid showing kept the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team in fourth place at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up round two of competition at the Fighting Joe Course at The Shoals.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech shortstop David Garza took home his first career National Player of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Monday afternoon after putting on a power display in five games last week.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech first baseman Chase Chambers and pitcher Ethan Roberts provide the Golden Eagle baseball team with a clean sweep of the Ohio Valley Conference’s weekly awards Monday afternoon, with Chambers taking home Player of the Week and Roberts earning Pitcher of the Week honors.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team turned in a strong first round of play at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Monday afternoon, finishing fourth among the 11-team field in Muscle Shoals, Ala.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Tennessee Tech freshman Bracton Womack was selected to the All-Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer Team Monday evening at the league’s annual Awards Dinner as part of the OVC Championships.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The No. 20 nationally-ranked Tennessee Tech baseball team hits the road for an in-state match-up with Tennessee Tuesday evening, looking to extend the nation's longest winning streak to 26 straight in a 5:30 p.m. CT match-up in Knoxville.
NEW ORLEANS – Entering its final weekend of outdoor regular-season competition, Tennessee Tech track & field has shot up to a No. 14 ranking in the USTFCCCA South Region, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Monday.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Gabby LaSala continued her fantastic weekend, powering the Tennessee Tech softball team to five runs as the Golden Eagles run-ruled SIUE 12-2 in five innings on Sunday.
The home-standing Cougars had to overcome a six-spot on the board from Tech in the nightcap, scoring four runs in the home half of the fifth to avoid the sweep, handing the Golden Eagles an 8-6 defeat in the second game.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's golf team heads south for its final scheduled event of the year, the Ohio Valley Conference Championships in Muscle Shoals, Ala. from Monday, Apr. 23 to Wednesday Apr. 25.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Behind the power of not one, but two more victories, the No. 21 Tennessee Tech baseball team extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 25 straight games. The Golden Eagles (34-5) completed a non-conference series sweep over Southern Illinois (20-20), claiming wins of 11-4 and 18-5 during Saturday’s doubleheader.
CHARLESTON, Ill. – Four home runs helped propel the Tennessee Tech softball team to a split Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles poured on seven runs for a 7-1 victory in the nightcap over Eastern Illinois.
The Panthers used a walk-off double in game one to take a 5-4 victory.
With the split against EIU, Tech’s record improves to 15-26, 6-8 in the Ohio Valley Conference as the Golden Eagles try to work its way toward a berth in the postseason tournament in May.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It wasn’t the vaunted offense that propelled the No. 21 Tennessee Tech baseball team to history Friday evening, but rather its pitching staff that carried the load. The Golden Eagles (32-5) shut out visiting Southern Illinois (20-18) in a 4-0 decision, breaking the Ohio Valley Conference record for consecutive wins along the way.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The panels containing the names of more than 58,000 American men and women who lost their lives serving in the Vietnam War not just weighed heavy on the arms of players and coaches from the Tennessee Tech football team on Wednesday morning, but heavy on their hearts and minds.
The team helped install The Wall That Heals this week, a traveling 375-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Wall, stationed at the Putnam County Sports Complex (497 Whiteaker Springs Road, Cookeville) through Sunday, with the event’s closing ceremonies scheduled for 1 p.m. that day.
In those moments helping put The Wall That Heals together, it wasn’t just a community service project. It was a history lesson, a lesson in sacrifice and heroism, a lesson in true courage.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It’s a big weekend for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles square off with two of the top teams in the Ohio Valley Conference standings as Tech travels to Eastern Illinois on Saturday, then takes on SIUE on Sunday.
Tech (14-25, 5-7 in OVC play) currently stands in eighth, which would take the last spot in the conference tournament if the season ended today. Meanwhile, the Panthers (28-11, 7-3 OVC) and the Cougars (17-14, 7-3 OVC) are currently in a tie for third in the league standings, trailing Jacksonville State (24-16, 11-1 OVC) and Eastern Kentucky (25-14, 7-1 OVC).
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Motivated, proactive and determined.
Those are pretty good words to describe Tennessee Tech junior defensive tackle Anthony Akers, who has proven time and time again how much of a leader he has been for the Golden Eagle football team.
Akers may not be the most outspoken member of the team, but he doesn’t have to be. He leads by example and serves as a beacon for his teammates to follow.
The Murfreesboro native’s efforts off the gridiron certainly haven’t gone unnoticed in his own field of study as Akers was recently named the winner of the College of Education’s Go-Getter Award.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Three Golden Eagle soared their way to a piece of postseason hardware during Thursday night’s Ohio Valley Conference tennis banquet, reserving their places among the conference’s best performers of the 2018 spring campaign.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The No. 21 ranked Tennessee Tech baseball team returns to Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex as the hottest team in the country, boasting the nation's longest winning streak of 22 games. The Golden Eagles (31-5) will play host to Southern Illinois (20-17) in a three-game series from Friday to Sunday during the team's annual bye week from Ohio Valley Conference play.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A seesaw battle for much of the day, the No. 21 ranked Tennessee Tech baseball team rallied and held on late to defeat Alabama A&M Wednesday afternoon, extending the nation’s longest winning streak to 22 games with a 12-8 victory in Huntsville, Ala.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In the Tennessee Tech softball team’s final non-conference game of the season, the Golden Eagles couldn’t get enough timely hits to keep pace with visiting Lipscomb, falling 5-1 on Wednesday.
Tech was held to three hits as Chloe Yeager (6-1) earned the victory, walking none and striking out one as she yielded one run.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team concluded its 2017-18 campaign with the final round of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Wednesday afternoon, placing seventh overall among the nine participating programs.