May 3, 2010
Mens and womens tennis hand out 2009-10 team awards
Mens and womens head coach Kenny Doyle recently announced the team award recipients for the 2009-10 season at the teams awards cookout.
April 15, 2010
Stafford OVC Freshman of the Year, four earn all-OVC tennis honors
Nick Stafford was named the OVC Men's Tennis Freshman of the Year, and four Golden Eagles earned all-conference honors as the league announced annual awards on the eve of the championship tournament.
April 9, 2010
Golden Eagle womens tennis victorious in final match
One day after the announcement that the womens tennis program at Tennessee Tech University would be suspended following this season, the Golden Eagles performed nearly flawlessly in a 7-0 sweep over Tennessee State at the Tech Tennis Courts.
April 8, 2010
Tennessee Tech University Athletics restructures sports programs
Tennessee Tech has announced a strategic restructuring of its intercollegiate sports programs. The move is an effort to maximize financial resources and ensure sustained athletics competitiveness in the OVC. Two athletic teams rifle and womens tennis will be suspended effective July 1.
April 8, 2010
Tennis matches vs. TSU moved to 2 p.m. Friday; Final home action
The Ohio Valley Conference tennis matches between Tennessee Tech and Tennessee State will start three hours later than originally scheduled. The women's and men's teams will now square off at 2 p.m. on the Tech campus tennis courts, in the final home contest of the year for the Golden Eagle teams.
April 6, 2010
Morehead State handles TTU women, 5-2
Morehead State jumped out to an early lead and the Tennessee Tech womens tennis team could not come back as the Golden Eagles fell, 5-2, at the Sadler Courts on Tuesday.
April 3, 2010
Tennis, softball starts delayed as rain passes through region
Light rain in the Upper Cumberland has forced a slight change in the schedule for Saturday's home tennis and softball contests. The tennis matches are now scheduled for 12:30 p.m. while softball is moving to a 2:30 p.m. start time.
April 3, 2010
Tech women's tennis squad tripped by Murray State, 5-2
Tennessee Tech got a couple of straight set victories in singles action and took a double contest, but Murray State prevailed over the Golden Eagles, 5-2, in Ohio Valley Conference women's tennis action Saturday afternoon.
April 2, 2010
Golden Eagle women open weekend with 5-2 win over SIUE
Diana Woodcock earned the clinching point as the TTU women's tennis team opened the weekend with a 5-2 non-conference victory Friday over visiting SIU Edwarsville.
March 31, 2010
Memphis tops Golden Eagles in women's tennis action
The University of Memphis women's tennis team put together a dominating performance Wednesday in defeating Tennessee Tech, 6-0, in non-conference action.
March 30, 2010
Golden Eagle women force five tie-breakers but fall at UT Martin
The Tennessee Tech women's tennis team waged a battle with UT Martin Tuesday afternoon, forcing five tie-breakers, but every point went to the host Skyhawks who claimed the 7-0 victory.
March 28, 2010
Golden Eagles fall to top-ranked Lady Colonels 5-2 in OVC action
The Tennessee Tech women's tennis team couldn't slow down the league-leading Eastern Kentucky Lady Colonels, who topped the Golden Eagles 5-2 Sunday in Ohio Valley Conference action.
March 23, 2010
Womens tennis downs Southeast Missouri, 5-2
Singles victories at No. 3 through No. 6 along with a sweep of the doubles competition led the Tennessee Tech womens tennis team to a 5-2 victory against Southeast Missouri on Tuesday evening at the Redhawks Sorts Complex.
March 21, 2010
Match decided in doubles as Golden Eagle women fall 4-3 at EIU
After splitting their singles points to begin their match indoors, Tennessee Tech and Eastern Illinois had Sunday's contest decided in doubles play and the host Panthers prevailed, 4-3, in OVC action at the Danville Indoor Tennis Center.
March 19, 2010
Austin Peay defeats Tech, 5-2, in womens tennis
A win in the doubles competition was not enough to propel the Tennessee Tech womens tennis team to a victory on Friday as the Austin Peay Lady Govs defeated the Golden Eagles, 5-2, at the Tech Tennis Courts.
March 18, 2010
Cran wins singles point as Golden Eagle women fall to Chattanooga, 6-1
Freshman Victoria Cran captured a hard-earned victory at No. 5 singles, preventing a sweep by Chattanooga as the Lady Mocs took home a 6-1 non-conference win over Tech Thursday in women's tennis action.
March 17, 2010
Busy weekend awaits Tech mens and womens tennis
Following a 13-day layoff from competition, the Tennessee Tech mens and womens tennis teams will return to the court this week. The women have three matches in four days on their slate, while the men will play twice.
March 4, 2010
Both Golden Eagle tennis teams upended by USC Upstate, 4-2
Playing indoors for more than 12 hours Thursday, the Tennessee Tech men's and women's tennis teams each dropped a 4-2 match to USC Upstate in non-conference action at the Cookeville Indoor Tennis Center.
March 3, 2010
Golden Eagle women fall at Radford in late night contest
The Tennessee Tech women's tennis team played a dual match against Radford on Tuesday evening as the Highlanders defeated the Golden Eagles, 5-1, at the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center.
February 27, 2010
Men upset Jacksonville State, women fall in close contest in OVC action
The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team upset Jacksonville State, 5-2, Saturday afternoon at Fairfield Glade. In the women's contest, the Golden Eagles narrowly missed an upset of their own, falling 4-3.
February 25, 2010
Schedule changes announced for Saturday's action
A couple of schedule changes have been announced for the tennis matches and baseball game on Saturday at Tennessee Tech. The tennis matches are moving indoors at Fairfield Glade and the baseball game will begin an hour earlier at 1 p.m.
February 21, 2010
Mens tennis wins second straight; women fall in season opener
After sweeping the doubles competition, the Tennessee Tech mens tennis team won five of six singles matches to take a 6-1 win over Southern Illinois on Saturday. Meanwhile, the Tennessee Tech womens team had its 2010 season opener spoiled with a 6-1 loss to the Salukis.
February 19, 2010
Mens and womens tennis set to dual with Southern Illinois
The Tennessee Tech womens tennis team begins its spring schedule, while the men look to make it two straight wins this weekend as both teams travel to Carbondale, Ill., to play Southern Illinois. Both teams are scheduled to take the court at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.
February 7, 2010
Men's tennis team picked for third, Tech women tabbed fifth in OVC poll
The Tennessee Tech men's tennis team has been picked to finish third in the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference standings and the Golden Eagle women are tabbed for fifth place, according to a preseason poll of the league's head coaches.
October 30, 2009
Tech falls in five sets to OVC-leading Jacksonville State
The Golden Eagles got 16 kills from juniors Leah Meffert (photo) and Marie Peddicord but could not give Jacksonville State its first OVC loss of the season as the Gamecocks won in five sets.
October 4, 2009
Cran highlights Tech's play at Hokie Invitational
Freshman Victoria Cran reached the flight D singles championship final before falling Sunday to highlight play for the four Golden Eagle women playing in Virginia Tech's Hokie Invitational.
October 2, 2009
Cran in Flight D semifinals at Virgina Tech Invitational
Golden Eagle freshman Victoria Cran advanced to the Flight D semifinals to highlight the first day of play for four Tennessee Tech womens tennis players at the Virginia Tech Invitational.
October 1, 2009
Womens tennis sends four to the Hokie Fall Invitational
Four members of the Tennessee Tech womens tennis team will represent the Golden Eagles at Virginia Tech this weekend in the Hokie Fall Invitational. The three-day event begins on Friday, Oct. 2 and will conclude on Sunday, Oct. 4.
September 28, 2009
Mens and womens tennis compete at the Troy Invitational
Freshman Nicholas Stafford came back from down one set to win the mens C singles draw last weekend as the Golden Eagles mens and womens tennis teams competed at the Troy Invitational.
September 14, 2009
Doyle featured on The Capital Sports Report
The national sports blog "The Capital Sports Report" recently did an interview with Golden Eagle tennis coach Kenny Doyle, discussing his playing career before he became a collegiate head coach.
August 5, 2009
Kenny Doyle named as new Golden Eagle tennis coach
Kenny Doyle, an assistant coach at Winthrop University for the past three years and former head coach at Campbell University for 10 years, has been named as head coach of the Tennessee Tech mens and womens tennis teams.