June 27, 2017 Robinson named to the 2017 USTFCCCA Outdoor All-American Second Team Na’Asha Robinson had a historic season for the 2017 Tennessee Tech outdoor track and field team. She broke multiple school records, as well as, became the first Golden Eagle track athlete to reach the elite NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore.
June 8, 2017 Robinson places 15th in NCAA Track and Field Championship Semifinals The 2016-17 Tennessee Tech athletic seasons officially came to a close Thursday evening as sophomore track and field sensation Na’Asha Robinson finished just shy of earning a spot in the finals of the NCAA Track and Field Championships.
June 4, 2017 Robinson to represent Golden Eagles on national stage Thursday For the first time in Tennessee Tech school history, sophomore Na?Asha Robinson will travel to Eugene, Ore., to represent the Purple and Gold and compete at the NCAA Division I Women?s Track and Field Championships.
June 3, 2017 Whitney Fountain joins Tennessee Tech family Whitney Fountain’s myriad of experience spoke volumes to Tennessee Tech head coach Wayne Angel.
June 2, 2017 Brandt selected to the 2016-17 Women's Track & Field/Cross Country CoSIDA Academic All-District Team Continuing to stand out amongst the top athletes on the academic level, Sarah Brandt has been selected to the 2016-17 Women’s Track & Field/Cross Country CoSIDA Academic All-District team.
May 26, 2017 Robinson claims coveted spot in NCAA Championships For the first time in Tech school history, Na’Asha Robinson has earned a spot in the NCAA finals and a trip to Eugene, Oregon to compete against the best of the best.
May 25, 2017 Robinson qualifies for NCAA East Preliminary Quarterfinals On the first day of the NCAA East Preliminaries, Na’Asha Robinson and D’Airrien Jackson represented the Purple and Gold proudly.
May 23, 2017 Robinson and Jackson to represent Tech track at NCAA East Preliminaries Returning to the track and ready to represent the Purple and Gold, Na’Asha Robinson and D’Airrien Jackson will be competing at the national level for the Tennessee Tech track and field team.
May 13, 2017 Tech track claims third place at 2017 Outdoor OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team made a dramatic comeback on the final day of competition to secure a third-place finish (91 points) at the Outdoor Ohio Valley Conference Championships.
May 12, 2017 Tech track and field currently in tenth after day two of Outdoor OVC Championships After two days of competition, the Tennessee Tech track and field team currently stand in tenth place with 16 points, however, have numerous athletes that have qualified for the finals of their events on Saturday.
May 11, 2017 Golden Eagles kick off day one of the OVC Outdoor Championships with two events The Tennessee Tech track and field team opened up Outdoor OVC Championship action on Thursday afternoon. The Golden Eagles started off tournament festivities with events of the heptathlon and 10,000-meter race.
May 9, 2017 Track team ready to battle for the OVC Outdoor title It is that time of year when the Tennessee Tech track and field team must put all of their hard work and training to the test. The Golden Eagles head to Oxford, Ala., to compete in the OVC Outdoor Championships on Thursday-Saturday.
May 6, 2017 Golden Eagles close out regular outdoor season at Tennessee Challenge The Tennessee Tech track and field team competed in the Tennessee Challenge on Saturday, as part of their preparation for the upcoming OVC Outdoor Championships. Despite rain intermittently throughout the day causing participants to scratch from their heats, the Golden Eagles put on a promising performance heading into next weekend.
May 4, 2017 Golden Eagles to put in final preparations for OVC Championships at the Tennessee Challenge on May 6 The Tennessee Tech track and field team will return to action on May 6 at the Tennessee Challenge.
April 19, 2017 Jackson wins adidas® OVC Outdoor Female Track co-Athlete of the Week for second consecutive week For the second consecutive week, D’Airrien Jackson has been named the adidas® OVC Outdoor Female Track co-Athlete of the Week on April 19.
April 15, 2017 Tech track and field continue work at Austin Peay Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team headed to familiar OVC territory this weekend and came back even more prepared for the upcoming OVC Outdoor Championships.
April 13, 2017 Golden Eagle track and field head to Austin Peay Invitational on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team continues their outdoor OVC in familiar OVC territory on Friday-Saturday. The Golden Eagle squad will head to Clarksville, Tenn., to compete at the Austin Peay Invitational.
April 12, 2017 Jackson receives adidas® OVC Outdoor Female Track Athlete of the Week accolades After a solid showing at the Hilltopper Relays this past weekend, Tennessee Tech track and field’s D’Airrien Jackson has been selected as the adidas® OVC Outdoor Female Track Athlete of the Week on April 12.
April 8, 2017 Golden Eagles saw success at Hilltopper Relays on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team saw abundant success at the Hilltopper Relays on Saturday at Western Kentucky university.
April 5, 2017 Golden Eagles travel to Western Kentucky to compete at the Hilltopper Relays The Tennessee Tech track and field team will continue their outdoor season at the Hilltopper Relays on Saturday, hosted by Western Kentucky University.
March 25, 2017 Golden Eagles continued success on final day of the Weems Baskin Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team continued their success from day one over to day two at the Weems Baskin Invitational under host University of South Carolina.
March 24, 2017 Rennick smashes Tech school record in 3K steeplechase on day one of Weems Baskin Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team kicked off day one of their outdoor season at the Weems Baskin Invitational.
March 23, 2017 Tech track and field opens outdoor season at Weems Baskin Invitational on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team will kick off their outdoor season on Friday-Saturday at the Weems Baskin Invitational hosted by the University of South Carolina at the Cregger Track facility. Festivities on both days are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. CT.
February 25, 2017 Tech track and field claims second place at OVC Indoor Championships: Head Coach Wayne Angel named OVC Indoor Coach of the Year The Tennessee Tech track and field team claimed a second place finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships, marking the highest finish ever by a Tech squad. The Golden Eagles tallied 111 points, just 14 points behind OVC Champion Eastern Illinois (125).
February 24, 2017 Tech track and field in third after day one of OVC Indoor Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team had a superb showing on day one of the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, currently standing in third place (out of 12 teams) with 33 points, which is just 11 points behind leader Eastern Illinois.
February 22, 2017 Fab Five Ready for OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team has five standout members on the squad this season that have been game changers all year long.
February 22, 2017 Rennick named OVC adidas® Female Track Athlete of the Week on Feb. 22 After another record-breaking performance this past week, Micayla Rennick claimed OVC Female Track Athlete of the Week on Feb. 22.
February 18, 2017 Tech track and field team continues success at Alex Wilson Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team had another meet filled with record breaking performances. The Golden Eagles once again traveled to South Bend, Ind., to compete on Notre Dame’s campus, this time in the Alex Wilson Invitational.
February 17, 2017 Golden Eagles head back to Notre Dame to compete in the Alex Wilson Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team will put in final preparations for the Ohio Valley Conference Championships on Saturday at the Alex Wilson Invitational on Notre Dame’s campus in South Bend, Ind.
February 11, 2017 Golden Eagles continue success at Samford Open on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team continued preparation for the OVC Championships on Saturday at the Samford Open.
February 9, 2017 Tech Track and Field ranks 14th in the South Region The Tennessee Tech track and field team is making a name for themselves on the national level. In this week’s USTFCCCA NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Regional Poll the Golden Eagles were ranked 14th in the South Region, moving up one slot from their previous ranking last week.
February 9, 2017 Tech Track and Field travels to Birmingham, Ala., to compete at Samford Open on Saturday The No. 14 ranked in the South Region Tennessee Tech track and field team will once again take to the track on Saturday when the Golden Eagles head down to Birmingham, Ala., to compete at the Samford Open.
February 8, 2017 Track and Field's Na'Asha Robinson claims adidas® OVC Track Athlete of the Week accolades on Feb. 8 After a superb performance amongst some of the top teams in the nation, Tennessee Tech track and field’s Na’Asha Robinson has claimed adidas® OVC Track Athlete of the Week accolades on Feb. 8.
February 4, 2017 Na'Asha Robinson claims OVC and Tech school record in the 400-meter dash on day two of Meyo Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field squad continued their success from day one over to day two. Highlighting the day’s action was a Na’Asha Robinson first place finish in the 400-meter dash.
February 3, 2017 Tech track and field shatters school and OVC records on day one of Meyo Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team continued their record breaking success at the Meyo Invitational on Friday.
February 2, 2017 Tech track and field travels to South Bend, Ind., to compete at the Meyo Invitational on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team will look to keep their momentum of success going as they head to South Bend, Ind., to compete at the Meyo Invitational held at the University of Notre Dame on Friday-Saturday.
January 28, 2017 Golden Eagles closed out day two at Indiana University Relays The Tennessee Tech track and field team closed out day two of the Indiana University Relays picking up right where they left off after day one.
January 27, 2017 Tech's Rennick rewriting the record book Junior Micayla Rennick has made an impact during her first season at Tennessee Tech. The standout cross country runner, who also competes on the Tech track and field team, set new standards in the fall with the cross country team and has now maintained that pace early in the track season.
January 27, 2017 Rennick thrashes school record in the 5,000-meter run on day one of Indiana University Relays The Tennessee Tech track and field team opened day one at the Indiana University relays on a high note.
January 26, 2017 Golden Eagle track and field team heads to Bloomington, Ind., to compete at the Indiana University Relays The Golden Eagle track and field team will compete at the Indiana University Relays on Friday, January 27 to Saturday, January 28. Held inside the Harry Gladstein Fieldhouse in Bloomington, Ind., the Purple and Gold squad will face competitors from some of the nation’s top conferences. Competition begins on Friday at 5p.m. and will then resume on Saturday at 9:20 a.m.
January 14, 2017 Tech track and field competes at Illini Classic The Tennessee Tech track and field team continued to put their skills to test on Saturday when the Golden Eagles competed in the Illini Classic at the University of Illinois.
January 12, 2017 Golden Eagle track and field team to compete at Illini Classic on Saturday As the Tennessee Tech track and field team delves deeper into the 2017 indoor season, the Golden Eagles will travel to Champaign, Ill., on Saturday, Jan. 14, to compete at the Illini Classic.
January 11, 2017 Rennick claims OVC adidas® co-Female Track Athlete of the Week accolades on Jan. 11 After breaking two school records (one in the 3,000-meter and one in the mile), Micayla Rennick has been selected as the Ohio Valley Conference adidas® co-Female Track Athlete of the Week on Jan. 11.
January 7, 2017 Golden Eagles compete at Gene Edmonds Open: Rennick breaks school record in the 3,000 meter The Tennessee Tech track and field team had a successful meet on Saturday at the Gene Edmonds Open at Purdue University with the day’s action highlighted by Micayla Rennick breaking a school record in the 3,000-meter race.
January 5, 2017 Golden Eagles to compete at Gene Edmonds Open on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team is ready to kick off the New Year at the Gene Edmonds Open in West Lafayette, Ind., on Saturday.
December 3, 2016 Track's Na'Asha Robinson and Micayla Rennick break school records at Vanderbilt Opener Invitational on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track team opened their 2016-17 season at the Vanderbilt Opener Invitational in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday.
June 29, 2016 Ten finalists announced for Tech's 2015-16 Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year Award In search of the university's Outstanding Female Athlete for 2015-16, the Tennessee Tech Athletics Awards Committee has announced a list of 10 finalists for the honor. The winner will be announced Sunday.
May 27, 2016 Jackson misses NCAA finals, closes athletic year for Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech freshman D'Airrien Jackson ran close to her school-record time Friday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Preliminary Championships, but missed out on qualifying to advance to the NCAA Championships next month. Finishing outside the top 12 put an official end to the athletic year for Tennessee Tech athletics.
May 26, 2016 Povey, Jackson co-winners of April Unsung Leader Award A volleyball junior who serves as a leader for her team and the entire Ohio Valley Conference student-athlete community, and a freshman who has been a key factor in helping lift the Tennessee Tech track & field program to an entirely new level with her record-setting performances and leadership on several platforms are co-winners of the April Unsung Leader Award.
May 26, 2016 Jackson advances at NCAA Preliminary Championships, Robinson and Boit denied One Tennessee Tech runner has advanced to the next round Friday at the NCAA Track & Field Preliminary Championships, and two other Golden Eagles came up just short Thursday in competition in the East Region in Jacksonville. Fla.
May 23, 2016 Three Golden Eagle runners compete at NCAA Preliminary Championships Three freshman student-athletes from Tennessee Tech University have qualified for the 2016 NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Preliminary Championships, to be held this weekend at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla.
May 14, 2016 Robinson, Jackson win individual titles, Golden Eagles eighth at OVC Championships Na'Asha Robinson and D'Airrien Jackson each captured individual championships to pace the Tennessee Tech track & field team on the final day of the 2016 OVC Outdoor Championships.
May 13, 2016 Golden Eagles score in three events on first day, three qualify for finals Three Golden Eagles scored points Friday with Top 8 efforts, and Tennessee Tech qualified runners for the finals on Saturday in three additional events on the first day of the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Tennessee State University.
May 12, 2016 Take Two: D'Airrien Jackson named OVC Outdoor Freshman of the Year D’Airrien Jackson has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year for the league’s outdoor season, just a couple months after teammate Na’Asha Robinson was voted the OVC Freshman of the Year for the indoor season.
May 12, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson selected as OVC Runner of the Week for third time For the third time in her young college career, Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter Na'Asha Robinson has been honored by the Ohio Valley Conference as the league's Female Athlete of the Week.
May 11, 2016 Golden Eagles head to Nashville with high hopes for OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track & field team is looking for the fun it has enjoyed throughout the season to continue this weekend when it heads to Nashville to compete in the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.
May 7, 2016 Golden Eagles get three wins, three school records at Kentucky Relays Tennessee Tech earned three first place finishes Saturday at the Kentucky Relays, set three school records and established seven personal-best efforts in the team's final tune up before the OVC Championships.
May 4, 2016 Track team at Kentucky Relays Saturday for final OVC tune up The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Lexington, Ky., this weekend to compete at the Kentucky Relays, the final tune up for coach Wayne Angel’s team before the Ohio Valley Conference Championships the following weekend.
April 27, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson wins her second OVC Female Runner of the Week honor Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter Na'Asha Robinson has been selected the Ohio Valley Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week after another record-setting performance over the weekend at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in California.
April 24, 2016 Five first place finishes, four school records highlight track team's California visit Golden Eagle track & field team wins five events, breaks four school records in a successful outing at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in Berkeley.
April 22, 2016 First Golden Wings Awards show to air LIVE on OVC Digital Network Tennessee Tech University will recognize and honor its student-athletes with the first Golden Wings Awards Show, to be streamed LIVE on the OVC Digital Network on Tuesday, April 26. The event is NOT open to the public, but the webstream will show every minute of the event and is free.
April 21, 2016 Track team, three from California, on west coast for Brutus Hamilton Open A lineup of 14 members of the Tennessee Tech track & field team will be in California this weekend to compete on an extremely high level at the Brutus Hamilton Open, led by three runners who return to their home state to showcase their abilities.
April 16, 2016 Golden Eagle track team makes solid impression at APSU, South Alabama Competing on two fronts yielded some sensational results for the Golden Eagle track & field team, with four first place performances, two school records, nine personal-best efforts and an historical first for the program.
April 14, 2016 Promising weekend ahead for Golden Eagle track & field team at APSU With the Ohio Valley Conference outdoor championships exactly four weeks down the road, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will compete this weekend at the Austin Peay Invitational, seeking to see how the Golden Eagles stack up against league rivals.
April 12, 2016 Military careers part of life for three Golden Eagle distance runners Lessons learned as disciplined distance runners for the Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field teams are serving three Golden Eagles as their plans include careers in the U.S. military.
April 2, 2016 Tech adds 4x800 relay school record, finishes sixth at Florida Relays Tennessee Tech's 4x800m relay team not only smashed the school record Saturday at the Florida Relays, they finished sixth among some of the top teams in the nation.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagle runners earn one Top 10, two Top 25 finishes at Florida Relays Tennessee Tech runners were not intimidated whatsoever Friday when they ran against some of the fastest in the nation. Golden Eagles set two school records, had one Top 10 finish and two more Top 25 efforts at the Florida Relays.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles send seven standouts to compete at prestigious Florida Relays Seven of the Tennessee Tech track team’s most successful runners are this weekend stepping onto the biggest stage of the year so far when they compete in the 72nd annual Pepsi Florida Relays
March 30, 2016 D'Airrien Jackson selected OVC Female Co-Track Athlete of the Week Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter D'Airrien Jackson has grabbed the attention of the track & field world with her spectacular, school-record 400m performance last weekend at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational, and Wednesday she was selected the OVC Female Co-Track Athlete of the Week.
March 26, 2016 Jackson smashes 400m record, three other standards fall at Vanderbilt meet Saturday Tennessee Tech runners and throwers set four more school records Saturday at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational, including a mark by D'Airrien Jackson in winning the 400-meter dash that is close to the Olympic Trials qualifying standard.
March 25, 2016 Robinson, Brandt set records on first day of outdoor track & field season \Na’Asha Robinson and \Sarah Brandt have opened the 2016 outdoor season by establishing school records on the first day of the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational.
March 23, 2016 Promising outdoor track season begins this weekend for Golden Eagles at Vanderbilt The assault on the school record books proved successful during the indoor season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team, and now coach Wayne Angel’s team turns its focus to the outdoor season, which gets underway this weekend at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational.
February 27, 2016 Robinson, Brandt win individual titles, Tech scores most meet points in OVC Indoor history Na'Asha Robinson and Sarah Brandt each won individual championships and helped the Tennessee Tech track & field team post its highest point total in history at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships at Tennessee State.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles set records, PRs and move five runners into Saturday's finals The Tennessee Tech track & field team earned five points Friday on the first day of the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships. More importantly, coach Wayne Angel's team will send five runners into the finals on Saturday.
February 25, 2016 Tech track & field team eyes best OVC finish in school history Optimistically eyeing the best showing in school history, the Tennessee Tech track & field teams heads to Nashville this weekend to compete in the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships. The meet will be held Friday and Saturday at the Gentry Center on the campus of Tennessee State University.
February 25, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson named OVC Indoor Track Freshman of the Year Tennessee Tech's Na'Asha Robinson has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Female Freshman of the Year for the 2016 indoor track & field season.
February 19, 2016 Record-setter Sarah Brandt receives January Unsung Leader Award One of the driving forces in the record-setting season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team has been distance runner Sarah Brandt, the January recipient of the Athletic Department’s Unsung Leader Award.
February 13, 2016 Track team adds another school record, seven personal best marks at Vandy Saturday The school record book, as well as the list of individual personal best efforts, continues to undergo a transformation for the Tennessee Tech track & field team, with one more school mark and seven PR efforts falling Saturday on the final day of the Music City Challenge at Vanderbilt.
February 12, 2016 Golden Eagles set three PR times on first day of Music City Challenge The first four events of Vanderbilt’s Music City Challenge produced three personal best times Friday night by members of the Tennessee Tech track & field team.
February 10, 2016 Golden Eagle record-setter Sarah Brandt named OVC co-Runner of the Week Tennessee Tech junior middle distance specialist Sarah Brandt has been selected as the adidas® OVC Female co-Runner of the Week.
February 10, 2016 Track team looks to keep smashing records this weekend at Music City Challenge Already owning some of the best performances in the Ohio Valley Conference this season and eight school records, the Tennessee Tech track & field team doesn’t plan to back down this weekend at the Music City Challenge.
February 6, 2016 Brandt sets 800m record, 4x400m relay also breaks standard to wrap up Saturday at Notre Dame The Tennessee Tech track & field team added two more school records Saturday on the second day of Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational, after establishing two school records Friday night on the opening day of the meet against some of the best programs in the country.
February 5, 2016 Two school records fall Friday night at Meyo Invitational at Notre Dame The first time the Tennessee Tech track & field team competed in the distance medley relay this year, the four first-year members of the team broke the school record at the Meyo Invitational hosted by Notre Dame.
February 3, 2016 Eight Golden Eagles headed to Notre Dame meet this weekend, two to compete at SIU The Tennessee Tech track & field team will continue its assault on the record books on two fronts this weekend, with eight Golden Eagles competing at Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational and two more heading to a meet at Southern Illinois.
January 21, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson shares OVC Female Runner of the Week honor Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter Na'Asha Robinson has been named the adidas Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field co-Female Runner of the Week following another record-breaking performance over the weekend at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
January 16, 2016 Golden Eagle track team adds another record, several personal bests at Vandy After setting one school record and two personal best marks Friday night to open action at the Vanderbilt Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team added another school record and five more career topping efforts Saturday to wrap up the squad's third weekend of action during the indoor season.
January 15, 2016 Track team opens Vandy Invitational with school record 4x800 relay time Tennessee Tech’s 4x800m relay shattered the school record Friday night at the Vanderbilt Invitational, slicing more than 30 seconds off a mark that had stood in the books for 16 years. The record performance, along with a couple of personal best times in the 200m dash, were the highlights on an opening night when the Golden Eagles had very few events.
January 14, 2016 Golden Eagles back in Music City for third time to run at Vanderbilt Saturday Having set records in their two previous visits to Nashville this year, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team returns to the Music City Saturday to dance to the next tune -- the Vanderbilt Invitational.
January 10, 2016 Golden Eagles set records, personal bests and claim three events at TSU The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team claimed three first place finishes while setting three school records and a handful of personal best marks Sunday at the Ed Temple Invitational at Tennessee State.
January 7, 2016 Track & field team returns to action seeking continued record-setting efforts The Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team returns to action Sunday to compete in the Ed Temple Invitational at Tennessee State University. Second-year coach Wayne Angel sees more school records and career-best performances on the horizon from his squad.
December 5, 2015 Four school records fall at Vanderbilt to open indoor track season Tennessee Tech runners broke four school records Saturday, including marks that had stood for 18 and 15 years, when the Golden Eagles opened the 2015-16 indoor season at the Vanderbilt Indoor Opener.
December 4, 2015 Indoor track season begins Saturday; Tech has 20 entries including 14 first-time participants What promises to be an exciting, record-breaking season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team gets underway Saturday when coach Wayne Angel takes a squad of 20 athletes to Nashville to compete in the Vanderbilt Indoor Opener.
November 30, 2015 Golden Eagle track & field schedule opens Saturday at Music City Invitational Three meets in Nashville, plus competition in Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and Alabama, are the events awaiting the Tennessee Tech track & field team during the 2015-16 indoor season that begins this Saturday at the Music City Classic.
September 17, 2015 Tech cross country, track & field teams looking for manager for 2015-16 Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field coach Wayne Angel is looking for someone to serve as the team manager for the 2015-16 seasons.
August 3, 2015 Eight Golden Eagles win OVC Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC The Ohio Valley Conference Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC went to eight Tennessee Tech University student-athletes for achieving the highest grades in their sport in 2014-15.
July 9, 2015 Tech Athletics announces finalists for 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of seven finalists for the school’s 2015 Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
June 30, 2015 Tech signs 15 standouts for women's cross country, track & field teams Tennessee Tech coach Wayne Angel has signed 15 newcomers, hailing from seven states and around the world, to serve as building blocks for the Golden Eagle cross country and track & field teams.
May 16, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up competition at the 2015 OVC Outdoor Championships CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the 2014-15 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships in Clarksville, Tenn., on the campus of Austin Peay State University.
May 15, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up day 1 of OVC Championships CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team finished the opening day of the 2014-15 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships in Clarksville, Tenn., on the campus of Austin Peay State University.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagles head to OVC Outdoor Championships The 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships are right around the corner, and the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will be looking to build off the successful regular season. The 2015 OVC Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championship will be held May 15-16 on the campus of Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tenn.
May 2, 2015 Tech track wraps up Tennessee Challange The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the 2015 Tennessee Challenge, hosted by the University of Tennessee Knoxville, on Saturday. This was the final preparatory meet for the Golden Eagles prior to heading to the Ohio Valley Conference meet on May 15 and 16.
April 30, 2015 Tech heads to Tennessee for final regular season meet before OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team hits the road as the squad heads across I-40 for the 2015 Tennessee Challenge, hosted by the University of Tennessee Knoxville, on Saturday with events starting around 8:30 a.m. CT.
April 25, 2015 A weekend of personal-bests was highlighed by school record at Arkansas State JONESBORO, Ark. –The weekend was full of personal bests for the Tennessee Tech track and field team as they competed at the 2015 Arkansas State Red Wolf open on Friday and Saturday.
April 23, 2015 Tech heads to Arkansas State for Red Wolves Open The Tennessee Tech track and field team hits the road this weekend as they head to Arkansas State to participate in the A-State Red WolvesOpen on Friday and Saturday.
April 18, 2015 Tech wraps up competition at APSU Invitational CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track and field team participate in the APSU Invitational on the campus of Austin Peay State University, on Saturday, scoring 12 team points, and finishing in 7th overall.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles get OVC Championship preview Saturday at APSU Invitational The Tennessee Tech track & field team will get a sneak preview Saturday of where it will compete next month in the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, when the Golden Eagles take part in the APSU Invitational.
April 11, 2015 Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the Boston-Moon Relays NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the Boston-Moon Relays on the campus of Tennessee State University on Saturday afternoon.
April 9, 2015 Tech heads to Nashville for Boston-Moon Relays The Tennessee Tech track and field team continues the outdoor season on Friday and Saturday as they head to Tennessee State to participate in the Boston-Moon Relays on TSU’s campus.
March 28, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up action at the Black & Gold meet NASHVILLE,Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up its competition at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet on Saturday evening.
March 27, 2015 Tennessee Tech wraps up day one of Black & Gold Meet NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Tech track & field wrapped up day one at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet in Nashville on Friday evening.
March 26, 2015 Tech opens outdoor season at Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet Following a break after the indoor season, the Tennessee Tech track and field team is back at it again, opening up the 2015 outdoor season at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet this Friday and Saturday.
February 28, 2015 Golden Eagles close out OVC Championships with one more personal best The Tennessee Tech track & field team had a light day Saturday, the final day of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Championships at Eastern Illinois.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagles chart five personal best marks on first day of OVC Championships CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Tennessee Tech track & field team set five personal best marks Friday, and narrowly missed two school records, on the first day of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships.
February 24, 2015 Track & field team continuing to strive for improvements at OVC Indoor Championships Tennessee Tech track & field team seeks improvements, including possible school records and personal best efforts, this weekend at the OVC Indoor Championships.
February 13, 2015 Golden Eagles go through final OVC tuneup with outing in Birmingham In its final tune-up before the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships later this month, the Tennessee Tech track & field team recoded eight more personal-best performances and narrowly missed a school record this weekend at the Samford Invitational.
February 12, 2015 Familiar road ahead as Tech runs in Samford Invitational in Birmingham For the third time in about a month, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will be in familiar surroundings when it competes this weekend at the Samford Invitational. The Golden Eagles return to the Birmingham Crossplex, where they have already been twice during this indoor season.
February 7, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up weekend at ETSU Buccaneer Invitational With the OVC Championships just three weeks away, the Tennessee Tech track & field team continued its tuneups Saturday by wrapping up the final day at the ETSU Buccaneer Invitational.
February 6, 2015 Heading east brings success for Tech track & field team One school record and five personal-best marks fell Friday afternoon on the first day of the East Tennessee Buccaneer Invitational for the Tennessee Tech track & field team.
February 6, 2015 Golden Eagle track team at ETSU Indoor Invitational Friday and Saturday Following two outstanding weeks of training and preparation since their last competition, the Tennessee Tech track & field team joins a large field at the East Tennessee State University Buccaneer Invitational this weekend.
January 24, 2015 Golden Eagles harvest record, personal bests at Green & Gold Invitational One school record and several personal-bests were scored Saturday by the Tennessee Tech women's track& field team at the Green & Gold Invitational, hosted by UAB.
January 21, 2015 Tech tracksters back to Birmingham for Green & Gold Invitational Saturday For the second time in a couple of weeks, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will head to Birmingham for a meet hosted by UAB. Tech ran in the Blazer Indoor Invitational on Jan. Jan. 9-10, and this weekend will be in the Green & Gold Invitational, with all events scheduled for Saturday.
January 17, 2015 Golden Eagles set 10 personal-best marks at Commodore Invitational On the second weekend of the 2015 track & field season, Tennessee Tech made some strides toward improving times and distances against a challenging field at the Commodore Invitational, hosted by Vanderbilt.
January 16, 2015 Track team seeks improvement at Commodore Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team will be seeking improvements in personal performances this weekend when they compete at the Commodore Invitational.
January 10, 2015 Golden Eagles break four, establish several brand new personal best marks at UAB It was a weekend for personal best marks for the Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team as they opened the season at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational. Returning members of the squad set four new personal-best marks, while numerous newcomers and returnees established personal-best standards while running events for the first time in their careers.
January 6, 2015 Golden Eagles prepared to open 2015 track & field season at UAB meet The Tennessee Tech track & field team gets its first taste of action this weekend when fcoach Wayne Angel takes a roster of 15 athletes to the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational in Birmingham.
November 26, 2014 Tech track & field team to focus on local events in 2015 schedule The Tennessee Tech track & field team will focus on local events in 2015, with nearly every meet in either Tennessee or Alabama. The indoor season gets underway Jan. 9 in Birmingham, while the outdoor slate begins March 20 in Tuscaloosa.
September 19, 2014 Angel adds Samantha Linck to cross country, track & field coaching staff First-year Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field head coach Wayne Angel has announced the addition of Samantha Linck to his staff as an assistant coach.
September 5, 2014 Tech track, cross country programs add Eugene Frazier as assistant coach With a lengthy list of success, both as a runner and as a coach, Eugene Frazier has been named as an assistant cross country and track & field coach at Tennessee Tech.
August 4, 2014 Golden Eagle runner in research internship at Arnold Air Force Base Golden Eagle distance runner Yeshi Dohrmann is heading up research in a pilot program with the Condition Based Maintenance program (CBM) at Arnold Air Force Base.
July 16, 2014 Wayne Angel named head coach of Tech cross country, track programs A veteran coach who has delivered successful programs and individual winners at every college and high school he has directed, Wayne Angel has been named as the cross country and track & field head coach at Tennessee Tech University.
July 13, 2014 O'Donoghue selected as Tech's 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year winner Distance runner Meghan O'Donoghue, co-winner of Tennessee Tech's coveted Derryberry Award in 2014, has been selected as the school's NCAA Woman of the Year recipient, as well.
June 6, 2014 Meghan O'Donoghue selected as OVC nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year Tennessee Tech's Meghan O'Donoghue has been selected as one of two Ohio Valley Conference nominees for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. The award will be announced as the Woman of the Year Awards dinner in Indianapolis in October
May 29, 2014 O'Donoghue names to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team. Tennessee Tech track and field senior Meghan O’Donoghue adds another honor to her resume as she has been selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team.
May 3, 2014 Golden Eagles close out regular season at OVC Championship meet EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up the 2014 outdoor season on Saturday as they closed out the Ohio Valley Conference Championship meet on the campus of SIU Edwardsville.
May 2, 2014 Cline, Yslas lead way for Golden Eagles at Day One of OVC Meet EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team started the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship meet on Friday.
May 1, 2014 Golden Eagle track team heads to OVC Outdoor Championships The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Edwardsville, Ill., this weekend to compete in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship meet on the campus of Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville.
April 22, 2014 Golden Eagles take part in final preparation meet MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee track and field team took part in their final preparatory meet before the Ohio Valley Conference Championship meet. The Golden Eagles competed at the Battle of the Cumberland against Austin Peay and host Murray State. In head-to-head battle, Murray beat the Golden Eagles, 80-40, while APSU beat TTU 88-29.
April 21, 2014 Golden Eagles head to final meet before OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State on Tuesday to compete in the Battle of the Cumberland meet. Field events will be starting at 3 p.m. CT and running events will begin at 4:30 p.m.
April 12, 2014 Record-breaking performance highlights weekend for track & field BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - The Tennessee Tech track and field squad competed at the Hilltopper Relays this weekend on the campus of Western Kentucky.
April 12, 2014 Runner Meghan O'Donoghue shares 2014 Derryberry Award honors Meghan O’Donoghue, a four-year member of the Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field teams, has been selected as one of two recipients of what is considered one of the university's premier honors, the Derryberry Award.
April 9, 2014 Tech heads to Hilltopper Relays at WKU The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Bowling Green, Ky., this weekend to compete in at the Hilltopper Relays on the campus of Western Kentucky. Field events will start at 9 a.m. CT, while running events begin at 11 a.m.
April 4, 2014 Golden Eagles take flight at Murray State The Tennessee Tech track and field team was able to gather a measurement against some Ohio Valley Conference this weekend as they competed in the Margaret Simmons Invitational at Murray State University.
April 2, 2014 Golden Eagles head to Murray State The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State this weekend to compete in the Margaret Simmons Invitational. Field events will be starting at 11 a.m. CT and the running events will be on a rolling schedule beginning at 2 p.m.
March 29, 2014 Distance squad leads Tech track & field NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech track & field team was led by its corps of distance runners this weekend as they competed at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet in the Commodores’ campus in Nashville.
March 26, 2014 Golden Eagles set to compete at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads down I-40 to Nashville this weekend to continue their outdoor season as they compete at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold meet. Friday’s events will start at 4 p.m. CDT and Saturday’s portion of the meet will begin at 11:30 a.m.
March 15, 2014 Tech claims personal-bests at JSU Quad The Tennessee Tech track and field team competed in their first outdoor meet of the season on Saturday day as they took on host Jacksonville State, Georgia State, and North Alabama.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles get outdoor season started Saturday at Jax State The Tennessee Tech track and field team starts their outdoor season this Saturday as they head to Jacksonville State for the Gamecock Quad Meet. They will take on Georgia State, North Alabama and host JSU. Field events will start at 11 a.m. CT, with running event starting at noon.
February 28, 2014 Personal-bests highlight the OVC Indoor Championships NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech track & field team finished the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship meet on Saturday in the same type of fashion as they did most of the indoor season, setting personal-bests.
February 27, 2014 TTU track & field heads to OVC Indoor Championships at TSU The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Nashville this weekend to compete in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship meet.
February 8, 2014 Track & field squad wraps up regular season meets with six career-bests CARBONDALE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the SIU Invitation at Southern Illinois University on Saturday as six different athlete registered new career-best marks.
February 6, 2014 Golden Eagles at SIU Invitational Friday and Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to the SIU Invitational at Southern Illinois University. The meet will take place Friday, starting at 4 p.m., and Saturday, starting at 10 a.m., at the SIU Recreation Center.
February 1, 2014 Personal-bests highlight Golden Eagles performance at TSU Invitational NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Tech track & field squad put together a solid team performance on Saturday as they competed in the Tennessee State Invitational.
January 29, 2014 Track & field squad heads to Tennessee State Invitational on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track & field team hits the road this weekend as they head to Ohio Valley Conference foe Tennessee State to partake in the Tennessee State Invitational on Saturday with events starting at 8 a.m. CT.
January 18, 2014 Tech competes in the 2014 Niswonger Invitational at East Tennessee State JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track & field team put together a solid team performance as they wrapped up the 2014 Niswonger Invitational this weekend.
January 15, 2014 Golden Eagle Track & Field heads to ETSU for Niswonger Foundation Invitational The Tennessee Tech track & field team is set to head to East Tennessee State to compete in the Niswonger Foundation Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
December 31, 2013 SCHOLAR POWER: Tech student-athletes post highest combined GPA in history Tennessee Tech student-athletes posted the highest combined GPA in school history during the fall semester, with four teams registering the highest semester GPA in the history of their sports.
December 7, 2013 Mills sets two school records to lead track & field team at Southern Illinois Sophomore Chelsea Mills set school records in the long jump and triple jump Saturday to lead the Tennessee Tech track & field team at the Southern Illinois Invitational to start the indoor season.
December 5, 2013 Golden Eagle track & field season gets underway this weekend The Tennessee Tech indoor Track & Field season kicks off this weekend as the Golden Eagles head to the Saluki Fast Start Meet at Southern Illinois University. The meet will take place all day Saturday.
November 23, 2013 2013-14 track and field schedule released; Starts December 7 The Tennessee Tech track & field team will begin it's indoor season with a meet in early December as they travel to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. for their first competition.
November 1, 2013 Hall of Fame runner to compete in Ironman Florida Saturday Dena Adams Fairley was a standout distance runner at Tennessee Tech in the mid 90s, and in 2009 was inducted into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame. On Saturday, she will compete in the grueling Ironman Florida.
July 6, 2013 Beth Miller selected to CoSIDA Academic All-District team Senior runner Beth Miller has given the Tennessee Tech women's track & field/cross country teams another Academic All-District selection, the 14th for the program since 1996.
May 4, 2013 Keck, Miller post personal-best times as OVC Championship wraps up CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Junior Kelli Keck and senior Beth Miller each achieved personal best marks Saturday on the final day of the Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field Outdoor Championships. Tennessee Tech finished in 11th place, while host Eastern Illinois won both the men's and women's titles.
May 3, 2013 Borden, Miller score points at OVC Outdoor Championships CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Madison Borden scored Tech's first point Friday on the opening day of the Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field Outdoor Championships, placing in the discus. Distance runner Beth Miller added two more in the final run of the night, the 10,000-meter event.
May 3, 2013 Golden Eagles compete in OVC Outdoor Championships this weekend CHARLESTON, Ill. -- It’s the biggest weekend of the year for Tennessee Tech’s track and field team, which is at Eastern Illinois this weekend for the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.
May 1, 2013 Getting to know Golden Eagle senior Lacy Yslas Golden Eagle fans, take a moment to Get To Know senior thrower Lacy Yslas, a member of the track & field team, and see how well two teammates know her.
April 23, 2013 Lowery tops school mark in pole vault, four career-bests beaten at APSU CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Seniors Katie Lowery and Madison Borden put up the highlight performances for the Tennessee Tech track & field team Tuesday at the Battle on the Cumberland meet, hosted by Austin Peay.
April 20, 2013 Tech wraps up Vanderbilt meet with two more personal marks NASHVILLE -- Two additional personal best marks fell Saturday on Tennessee Tech's second day at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
April 19, 2013 Seven personal marks fall for Tech on first day of Vanderbilt meet NASHVILLE -- All six distance runners set personal best marks in the 5,000-meter run Friday and two other career efforts were established by the Tennessee Tech track & field team on the first day of the Vanderbilt Invitational.
April 18, 2013 Vanderbilt Invitational next test for Golden Eagle track squad The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Nashville Friday and Saturday for the Vanderbilt Invitational, a meet which always provides coach Tony Cox's team with some of its fiercest competition of the year.
April 13, 2013 Eight personal-best marks rewritten at WKU Hilltopper Relays Eight personal best performances from eight different athletes highlighted Tennessee Tech's appearance Saturday at the Western Kentucky Hilltopper Relays.
April 11, 2013 Golden Eagle track team at Western Kentucky Saturday The next adventure for the Tennessee Tech track & field team comes Saturday when coach Tony Cox takes his squad to Bowling Green, Ky., for the Hillltopper Relays, hosted by Western Kentucky University.
April 6, 2013 Golden Eagles post nine Top 5 finishes at Wofford's Terrier Relays With heavy emphasis on the distance events, the Tennessee Tech track & field team ran roughly 29 miles Saturday at the Terrier Relays, hosted by Wofford University. The Golden Eagles established seven personal best marks.
March 30, 2013 Golden Eagles post seven career-best marks at Govs Invitational CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – It wasn’t a day for setting school records, but the Tennessee Tech track & field team did establish seven new personal best marks Saturday at the Austin Peay Govs Invitational.
March 29, 2013 Golden Eagles to compete Saturday at Austin Peay Invitational The Tennessee Tech track & field team will be in Clarksville, Tenn., Saturday to compete in the Austin Peay Govs Invitational. Coach Tony Cox will have a team of 19 athletes in the eight-team field.
March 23, 2013 Golden Eagle track & field team opens outdoor season at Western Carolina The outdoor season gets underway this weekend for coach Tony Cox and the Tennessee Tech University track & field team, which is set to compete in a field of 20 schools at the Catamount Classic, hosted by Western Carolina.
March 2, 2013 Golden Eagles head to Virginia Tech for Last Chance meet The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team heads to Blacksburg, Va., Saturday for one final chance to qualify for the NCAA East Regional when the Golden Eagles compete in the Virginia Tech Last Chance Meet.
March 2, 2013 No qualifiers for NCAA, but four personal-best marks fall in Blacksburg None of Tennessee Tech entries was able to qualify for the NCAA Regional, but four personal-best times were written by Golden Eagle runners Saturday at Virginia Tech's Last Chance indoor track & field meet.
February 23, 2013 More personal marks fall Saturday at OVC Indoor Championships CHARLESTON, Ill. – After establishing nine personal-best marks on Friday, another seven career numbers were rewritten Saturday by the Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team as the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships wrapped up at Eastern Illinois University.
February 22, 2013 Nine personal-best marks fall on first day of OVC Championships CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Eight different middle distance and distance runners and one sprinter all set personal-best marks Friday on the first day of the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships at Eastern Illinois.
February 21, 2013 Golden Eagles to compete in OVC Indoor Championships this weekend CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will compete in the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships, scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Eastern Illinois University.
February 2, 2013 Just Jump: Lowery breaks school record, Mills wins two events SEWANEE, Tenn. -- Katie Lowery set the school record in the pole vault, Chelsea Mills took first place in the long and triple jumps, and Tennessee Tech won five events, posted 15 Top 5 finishes and established 10 personal-best marks Saturday at Sewanee's Tiger Indoor Invitational.
February 1, 2013 Tech track & field team at Sewanee Invitational Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team has enjoyed success in the past when it competed in the Sewanee Invitational. Head coach Tony Cox is hoping for more of the same Saturday when he takes his team to the familiar event.
January 19, 2013 One record tied, three personal bests set at ETSU Invitational Katie Lowery tied her own school record in the pole vault and three personal best marks were established by the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team Friday and Saturday at the ETSU Invitational.
January 16, 2013 Track resumes indoor season at East Tennessee this weekend The indoor track season resumes this weekend for Tennessee Tech when coach Tony Cox takes a squad of 17 runners, jumpers and throwers to the East Tennessee State Invitational, Friday and Saturday.
December 9, 2012 Lowery ties school record, four personal best marks written at SIU meet Katie Lowery tied her own school record in the pole vault and four other personal-best marks were written Saturday when the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team competed at the SIU Invitational Indoor Meet.
December 4, 2012 Track team opens indoor season Saturday at Southern Illinois Tennessee Tech track & field coach Tony Cox and his team will get the 2012-13 indoor season underway this weekend when the Golden Eagle sprinters, jumpers and throwers compete at the Southern Illinois Invitational on Saturday.
May 10, 2012 Weinzetl named MVP, track & field team honors announced Emily Weinzetl was named Most Valuable and three others accepted top awards as the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team met recently to accept honors from coach Tony Cox at the squad's annual awards dinner.
May 5, 2012 Tech relay foursome sets school record at OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track & field team came up with a school record in the 4x400 relay to close the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference Women's Track & Field Championships in Missouri.
May 4, 2012 Yslas, Lowery score; Golden Eagles post nine PRs at OVC Championships Juniors Lacy Yslas and Katie Lowery scored points for Tennessee Tech Friday on the first day of the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference Women's Track & Field Championships in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
April 29, 2012 Getting to know Golden Eagle trackster Traci Jones In the continuing series of Getting to Know Tech's student-athletes, this installment looks into the personality of track and cross country runner Traci Jones
April 26, 2012 Tech runners set six personal marks at Showdown on the Cumberland Six personal best marks were set and one school record was oh-so-close as the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team competed Thursday in Austin Peay's Showdown on the Cumberland.
April 25, 2012 Tech heads to Showdown on the Cumberland Thursday at APSU The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will take on Austin Peay and Murray State Thursday afternoon in the Showdown on the Cumberland meet, to be hosted by the Govs in Clarksville.
April 21, 2012 More personal best marks fall on second day at Vandy Invitational Eight more career-best marks were set Saturday by Tennessee Tech women during the second day of the Vanderbilt Invitational. On Friday, members of the women’s track & field team set nine personal marks.
April 20, 2012 Tech runs at Vanderbilt Invitational Friday evening, Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will compete in the Vanderbilt Invitational this weekend, with seven events Friday evening and the balance of the meet starting Saturday morning.
April 20, 2012 Webb, Yslas headline Tech's efforts Friday at Vanderbilt Invitational Kara Webb and Lacy Yslas had huge improvements in their career-bests, two of the nine PR marks that fell Friday for the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
April 14, 2012 Tech Track Shaves Off Seconds at Boston-Moon Classic The Golden Eagles continued their streak of personal record-breaking this past weekend at the Boston-Moon Classic and the UT Sea Ray Relays, seeing 10 individual PR's shattered between the two events.
April 12, 2012 Golden Eagles at Boston-Moon Saturday; Three also at Sea Ray Relays Friday Three members of the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will compete Friday at the Sea Ray Relays in Knoxville, then the entire team will be in Nashville Saturday for the Boston-Moon Classic at Tennessee State University.
April 7, 2012 Tech sees 14 personal marks fall at Austin Peay Invitational The Tennessee Track & Field team established 14 new personal best marks Saturday at the Austin Peay Invitational, with six of those coming in a single event. No team scores were kept in the meet.
April 6, 2012 Track team set to compete at Austin Peay meet Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will be competing Saturday at the Austin Peay Invitational, the first action for the Golden Eagles in a couple of weeks.
March 24, 2012 Golden Eagles open outdoor season with PRs at Vanderbilt Tennessee Tech athletes opened the 2012 outdoor track and field season this weekend at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold with eight personal bests against a strong field of competition.
March 22, 2012 Golden Eagles back to work this weekend at Black & Gold meet The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team gets back to work this weekend, opening the outdoor season Friday and Saturday at the Black & Gold Invitational hosted by Vanderbilt University.
February 25, 2012 Golden Eagles conclude showing at OVC Indoor Championships Tennessee Tech concluded competition at the OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday at the Gentry Center on the campus of Tennessee State.
February 24, 2012 Tech sets eight career-bests at OVC Indoor Championships Tennessee Tech set eight new personal bests on day one at the OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships Friday at the Gentry Center on the Tennessee State campus.
February 23, 2012 OVC Indoor Championships get underway Friday Tennessee Tech will cap off its indoor track and field season at the OVC Indoor Championships this weekend at the Gentry Center in Nashville, Tenn.
February 4, 2012 Bradley notches two top-10 finishes, leads Tech at SIU Invitational Senior distance runner Leah Bradley notched two top ten finishes to lead Tennessee Tech in the SIU Invitational on Friday and Saturday in Carbondale, Ill.
February 3, 2012 Track and field set for SIU Invitational this weekend Tennessee Tech resumes its indoor season this weekend as it travels to the SIU Invitational at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. The meet is the Golden Eagles’ final regular-season event of the indoor season.
January 28, 2012 Golden Eagles score four top 20 finishes at Niswonger Invitational Tennessee Tech notched four top 20 finishes and set several new personal records on the final day of the Niswonger Invitational on Saturday at East Tennessee State, the first meet of the indoor season for the Golden Eagles.
January 27, 2012 Personal records fall on day one at Nofsinger Invitational Tennessee Tech track and field athletes were in action for the first time in the 2012 season on Friday at the Niswonger Invitational at East Tennessee State, and several individual career records fell.
January 25, 2012 Track and field set for first indoor meet at Niswonger Invitational The Tennessee Tech track and field team springs into action this weekend with its first indoor meet of the 2012 season at East Tennessee State.
December 27, 2011 Track and field schedule announced, club anticipates 'strong' spring For Tennessee Tech track and field head coach Tony Cox, the “Stronger than Ever” slogan the athletic department has employed this year is more than just a catchphrase.
September 28, 2011 Getting to know Golden Eagle runner Amelia McCoy In the continuing series of Getting to Know Tech's student-athletes, this installment looks into the personality of track and cross country runner Amelia McCoy
August 24, 2011 Cox announces five 2011 signees for cross country, track teams The Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field programs have grown by five student-athletes as the 2011-12 season approaches. Head coach Tony Cox has announced the team's five signees.
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June 17, 2011 Katherine Lynn named track team MVP; Four others receive honors Two-time OVC high jump champion Katherine Lynn has been named the Most Valuable Performer on the Tennessee Tech track & field team for 2011, and four other members of the squad received honors announced by head coach Tony Cox.
May 13, 2011 Lynn tops school record, awaits word on NCAA Regionals Tennessee Tech senior Katherine Lynn not only broke the school record in the high jump Friday, she may have also become the first Golden Eagle to qualify for the NCAA Regional in women's track & field.
May 7, 2011 Tech adds points in hurdles, relays at OVC Championships Freshman Brittany Cotto and Tennessee Tech's relay teams earned points Saturday on the second day of the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field Championships as the Golden Eagles finished eighth.
May 6, 2011 Five score, nine reach career-bests on first day at OVC Championships Five different Golden Eagles scored points and nine had personal-best efforts Friday as Tennessee Tech closed the first day of the 2011 OVC Track & Field Championships in fifth place.
May 5, 2011 Golden Eagle track team at OVC Outdoor Championships Katherine Lynn has a chance this weekend to jump to a land where no Tennessee Tech student-athlete has visited before in the track & field world. This weekend, Lynn and the Golden Eagles compete in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships at Murray State University.
April 29, 2011 Golden Eagles take three events at Showdown on the Cumberland The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up a second-place finish at Austin Peay’s Showdown on the Cumberland behind three first place finishes
April 16, 2011 Tech tackles rainy weather and garners top-ten finishes at UT Another Tennessee spring storm struck again in Knoxville for the closing day of the Sea Ray Invitational, but Tech logged multiple top-ten finishes on the day in relay events.
April 15, 2011 Rain doesn't dampen Tech's spirit Friday at Sea Ray Invitational Despite a persistent, all-day rain that soaked the Tom Black Track, Tennessee Tech's women's track & field team recorded three personal-best marks Friday during the first full day of action in the Sea Ray Invitational, hosted by the University of Tennessee.
April 14, 2011 Golden Eagle track team to compete at Sea-Ray Invitational in Knoxville With an opportunity to compete against national-caliber athletes, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will use this week's Sea-Ray Invitiational in Knoxville as a final tune-up before the OVC Championships.
April 9, 2011 Golden Eagle track & field team at TSU's Boston-Moon meet Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will compete Saturday at the Boston-Moon Classic at Tennessee State University.
April 9, 2011 Keck, Mayhew shine as Golden Eagles place third at Boston-Moon Classic Freshman Kelli Keck set a school record in the triple jump, and Tennessee Tech's throwers and distance runners helped the Golden Eagles to a solid third place showing Saturday at the Boston-Moon Classic.
April 2, 2011 Tech claims fifth at Gem of the Hills; Mayhew shatters school record Senior Ashley Mayhew shattered the school record in the hammer throw and three additional personal best marks were established Saturday as the women's track team claimed fifth place among 14 schools at the Gem of the Hills Invitational.
April 1, 2011 Golden Eagle track team at JSU's Gem of the Hills meet Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team returns to competition Saturday when it competes in the Gem of the Hill Invitational, hosted by Jacksonville State University.
March 26, 2011 Defending OVC Champ Katherine Lynn takes no. 1 in high jump at Vanderbilt Katherine Lynn took the top spot in the high jump as Jenna Philpott beat her personal best in the 800m race and Ifey Ugyzo tied her personal best in the 100m dash on Saturday. Eight other Tech runners also made their outdoor debuts at Vanderbilt's Black and Gold meet.
March 24, 2011 Four Golden Eagle teams in action this weekend, all on the road Tennessee Tech's baseball, softball, tennis and track & field teams are all in action this weekend, and all on the road. The Golden Eagles will be representing Tech in Virginia, Kentucky, Illinois and Tennessee.
February 26, 2011 Lowery breaks record, Tech finishes eighth at OVC Indoor Championships The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team added seven points to its team total Saturday, including a school-record pole vault effort by Katie Lowery, finishing in eighth place at the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships.
February 25, 2011 Lynn wins high jump crown, Golden Eagles tied for fifth at OVC Senior Katherine Lynn was the gold medal winner, placing first in the high jump, and the Tennessee Tech women's team is tied for fifth place following the first day of events at the OVC Indoor Track & Field Championships.
February 24, 2011 Golden Eagle track & field team heads to OVC Indoor Champinships The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team heads to Illinois this weekend to compete in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships, hosted Friday and Saturday by Eastern Illinois.
February 15, 2011 Katie Lowery repeats as OVC Field Athlete of the Week Tennessee Tech's Katie Lowery has earned her second consecutive weekly honor from the Ohio Valley Conference, repeating as the leagues Female Field Athlete of the Week after a record-setting pole vault effort.
February 12, 2011 Lowery tops vault record again, Mayhew wins weight throw Katie Lowery has broken her own school record in the pole vault to win the event at the MTSU Valentine's Invitational, and senior Ashley Mayhew also grabbed a first place finish in the weight throw Saturday.
February 9, 2011 Lowery selected as OVC Track & Field Athlete of the Week Tennessee Tech sophomore Katie Lowery has been chosen the Ohio Valley Conference Athlete of the Week in Track & Field, following her record-setting performance Saturday at the Sewanee Invitational.
February 5, 2011 Lowery breaks pole vault mark, several wins for track & field team Katie Lowery broke the school record in the pole vault and Golden Eagles were scattered at or near the top in nearly every event Saturday during a successful outing at the Sewanee Invitational indoor track & field meet
February 4, 2011 Track team ready for Saturday's Invitational in Sewanee Tennessee Tech track & field coach Tony Cox will take a team of 27 athletes to Sewanee Saturday for the University of the South Invitational.
January 29, 2011 Lynn, Mayhew break school records; Tech has solid showing at TSU Katherine Lynn and Ashley Mayhew each borke school records in winning their events to lead the Tennessee Tech track & field team Saturday at the TSU Invitational.
January 27, 2011 Track team in Nashville early Saturday for TSU Invitational With events beginning at 8 a.m., the Tennessee Tech track & field team will have an early start to the day Saturday when the Golden Eagles compete in the TSU Invitational indoor meet at Gentry Center.
January 19, 2011 Tech student-athletes score second highest semester GPA Make it six of the last seven semesters that Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have a combined overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. For the Fall semester, Golden Eagle student-athletes had a combined 3.17 GPA, the second highest in school history.
January 8, 2011 High finishes for Lynn, Mayhew at TSU Invitational Seniors Katherine Lynn and Ashley Mayhew each enjoyed success Saturday competing at the Ed Temple / Tennessee State Invitational indoor track meet in Nashville.
December 18, 2010 Student-athletes, support staff among Saturday's graduates Tennessee Tech's Fall commencement ceremonies held Saturday morning in Eblen Center included several graduates from within athletics, including seven student-athletes and three who worked in support roles.
December 17, 2010 Student-athletes, support staff among Saturday's graduates When Tennessee Tech's Fall commencement takes place Saturday morning in Eblen Center, athletics will provide 10 of the graduates including seven student-athletes and three who worked in support roles.
December 4, 2010 School record, three personal best marks fall at SIU meet Sophomore Katie Lowery set a school record in the pole vault and three runners set personal best marks Friday when the track & field team competed in the SIU Invitational.
December 2, 2010 Golden Eagle track team runs Friday at SIU Indoor Meet The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will face its first test of the season Friday when it competes in the SIU Indoor Invitational in Carbondale, Ill. Coach Tony Cox is taking 16 athletes to the meet.
August 15, 2010 Track, cross country teams add four The Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field teams have grown by four names, with three additions to the women’s rosters and one on the men’s team.
July 28, 2010 Looking Back: A peek into the Golden Eagle photo archives Featured this week: We uncovered a photo from 2005-06 showing a pair of talented Tech high jumpers -- Amy Campbell and Ashley Brady -- as they celebrate finishing first and second in their event at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational.
July 24, 2010 Marketing department adds Allison Price as graduate assistant Former Golden Eagle basketball star and track standout Allison Price has joined the Tech marketing staff as a graduate assistant.
July 1, 2010 Five finalists announced for Tech's 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year The Tennessee Tech University Athletics Department has announced five finalists for the school’s 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
June 30, 2010 Golden Eagle cross country, track teams add nine signees Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field coach Tony Cox has announced the addition of nine student-athletes to his team rosters, inking two runners to the men’s squad and seven for the women’s team.
May 19, 2010 Tech women's track & field team wins OVC Sportsmanship Award The Tennessee Tech women's outdoor track & field team has captured its second consecutive Ohio Valley Conference Team Sportsmanship Award, the third Golden Eagle team this year to receive the honor.
May 1, 2010 Tech women's track team earns highest finish at OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team scored points in six more events Saturday, including a school-record time in the 4x100 meter relay, and the Golden Eagles posted their highest finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships, locking up fifth place with a school-best 67 points.
April 30, 2010 We are family: Three Forbes sisters compete for Golden Eagles The Tennessee Tech track & field team includes three sisters -- Rachel, Rebecca and Kathryn Forbes - who receive unwavering support and encouragement from each other and from their family.
April 30, 2010 Lynn, Place win individual championships; Tech third after OVC opening day Katherine Lynn and Stephanie Place became the first two individual champions in school history and several other Golden Eagles had scoring performances Friday as Tennessee Tech ended the first day of the Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field Championships in third place with 47 points.
April 29, 2010 Going the distance: Evans competing in grueling schedule at OVC meet Ashley Evans will run in the three most demanding races of the weekend when Tech hosts the OVC Track & Field Championships Friday and Saturday. Evans will run the 3,000-meter steeplechase, plus the 5,000- and 10,000-meter runs, the only person entered in all three distances.
April 29, 2010 Tech to host OVC Track & Field Championships for first time in 32 years Fourteen teams will converge on Cookeville this weekend as Tennessee Tech hosts the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Tucker Stadium. It's the first OVC track championship held at Tech since 1978.
April 20, 2010 Tech celebrates Student-Athlete Appreciation Day with picnic Tennessee Tech celebrated its student-athletes by hosting a picnic at the Golden Eagle softball game Tuesday, recognizing the university's more than 300 student-athletes.
April 17, 2010 Two school records broken, nine more career marks tumble at Vanderbilt Freshman Katie Lowery set a school record in the pole vault, the 4x100 relay team did the same in its event, and nine more personal-best marks were set Saturday as the women’s track & field team wrapped up a successful two-day showing in the Vanderbilt Invitational.
April 16, 2010 Track & field team to run at Vanderbilt Invitational Friday and Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will be in Nashville Friday and Saturday to compete in the Vanderbilt Invitational. Several members of the men's cross country team will also attend to run in the distance events.
April 16, 2010 Tech athletes set 11 personal-best marks on first day at Vanderbilt The first day of the Vanderbilt Invitational yielded a first-place finish by Stephanie Place and 11 personal-best marks for Tennessee Tech athletes, including two by senior distance runner Ashley Evans.
April 10, 2010 Tech grabs first place in seven events, two tie record at TSU Tennessee Tech athletes captured first place in seven different events and two tied a school record as the women’s track & field team had a successful outing Saturday evening at the Boston-Moon Classic, hosted by Tennessee State University.
April 4, 2010 Two records reached as Tech places fourth in Gem of the Hills Invitational Ashley Mayhew set a school record, Katherine Lynn tied a school mark, and 16 different individuals earned points as the Tech women’s track & field team claimed fourth place among 18 schools Saturday at the Gem of the Hills Invitational.
March 29, 2010 Schedule change: Golden Eagle women to compete at JSU Invitational Fresh from capturing the title at the TTU Invitational last weekend, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team will compete in the Jacksonville State Invitational on Saturday. The team was originally scheduled to run in the APSU meet.
March 27, 2010 One school record, several personal marks fall as Tech women win TTU Invitational Freshman Katie Lowery )pictured) set a school record in the pole vault and returnees set 10 personal best marks as the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team took first place at the TTU Invitational. The Tech men, meanwhile, placed third.
March 25, 2010 Tech track & field team to host TTU Invitational Saturday The Tennessee Tech track & field team will host Kentucky State and Tennessee State Saturday in the TTU Invitational, as the university prepares for hosting the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships, April 30-May 1.
March 4, 2010 Tucker Stadium track to be closed for painting March 7-14 The running track inside Tucker Stadium will be closed to the public March 7-14 for crews to paint new lines as the University prepares to host the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships, April 30-May 1.
February 27, 2010 Two more records fall as Tech finishes eighth at OVC Indoor Championship Two more school records tumbled and eight personal best marks were beaten as the Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team earned eight more points on the final day of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships.
February 26, 2010 Golden Eagles in third place at OVC Indoor Championships With one school record and 11 career-bests, the Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team surprised the field Friday in the first day of the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships and are in third place after five events.
February 25, 2010 Golden Eagles head to Nashville for OVC Indoor Championships There will be plenty of optimism riding along on the bus to Nashville this weekend as the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team gets set to compete in the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships at Tennessee State's Gentry Center on Friday and Saturday.
February 20, 2010 Three school records, 12 personal-bests fall at Sewanee Freshman Katie Lowery, junior Leayn Carter and senior Meagan Lyons each set school records and 12 personal-bests were established by the women’s track & field team Saturday at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational.
February 6, 2010 School records fall as Golden Eagles open at TSU Invitational Rachel Forbes, Meagan Lyons and Ashley Mayhew set school records Saturday as the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team opened the indoor season at the TSU Invitational.
February 5, 2010 Track & Field team opens 2010 season Saturday at TSU Invitational The largest team in school history will compete Saturday when the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team opens the 2010 indoor season at the TSU Invitational.
June 19, 2009 Distance runner Stephanie Place chosen Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete of 2008-09 Stephanie Place knows all about commitment. Because of her commitment to hard work, the Golden Eagle distance runner has been named as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete for 2008-09.
June 6, 2009 Light, Place named to Academic All-District Track/Cross Country team Distance runners Keri Light and Stephanie Place have been named to the 2009 CoSIDA Academic All-District IV cross country/track & field team, sponsored by ESPN The Magazine.
May 26, 2009 Coulthard named MVP of track season, other awards and captains also named COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Junior Keri Coulthard has been named the Most Valuable member of the 2008 Tennessee Tech women's track & field team, while freshmen Amanda Simmons, Ashley Mayhew and Leayn Carter captured the team's other awards, announced this week by head coach Tony Cox.
May 18, 2009 Golden Eagle women's track team wins OVC Sportsmanship Award COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennnessee Tech University has been voted winner of the Ohio Valley Conference Team Sportsmanship Award for 2009 in Women's Outdoor Track & Field.
May 3, 2009 Three school records fall as Tech places eighth at OVC Championship RICHMOND, Ky. -- Tennessee Tech runners set three school records on the way to an eighth place team finish at the 2009 Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Track & Field Championships hosted by Eastern Kentucky University.
Getting to know Golden Eagle distance runner Peri Winborne Senior Peri Winborne is rounding out her career in distant running as a member of the Tennessee Tech Track & Field team this spring. This weekend, Winborne and the Golden Eagles head to the OVC Indoor Championships.