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2014 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle Volleyball News

September 30, 2014
Golden Eagles fall at the hand of the Gamecocks
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team showed their heart on Tuesday night, despite losing to Jacksonville State 3-1; 17-25, 19-25, 25-20 and 25-27.

September 29, 2014
Tech heads to Jax State for midweek OVC match-up
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles return to the court as the head to Jacksonville State for a midweek Ohio Valley Conference match at 7 p.m. CT on Tuesday night.

September 29, 2014
Smith does it again, nabs second-straight adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor
For the second straight week, senior libero Courtney Smith has been awarded for her defensive effort as she earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.

September 27, 2014
Tech opens up OVC play 2-0 for first time since 1999
The Golden Eagles topped OVC foe SIU Edwardsville in an exciting five-set match, 3-2; 25-27, 25-14, 25-18, 23-25, and 15-12. Tech moved to 2-0 in conference play, and 7-11 overall.

September 26, 2014
Cookeville native leads Golden Eagles in first home match of the season
Tennessee Tech volleyball team looked topped Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois on Friday nigh, 3-1; 25-21, 26-24, 22-25, and 25-22.

September 25, 2014
TTU Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014 to include five inductees
Five former student-athletes who stamped their marks on five different Golden Eagle programs will be enshrined into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in November as the school honors its athletic legacy with the 40th annual induction ceremony.

September 25, 2014
Golden Eagles return home for first weekend of OVC play
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens Ohio Valley Conference play at home this weekend as it looks to take on Eastern Illinois and SIU Edwardsville. The Golden Eagles will open up play with the EIU Panther at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, and will play SIUE at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.

September 23, 2014
Western Kentucky tops Golden Eagles in midweek match
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team knew Western Kentucky would be hard to handle on Tuesday night, but seeing the high-flying Hilltoppers in person proved to be a challenge, as the Golden Eagles were topped, 3-0; 18-25, 7-25, 13-25.

September 22, 2014
Golden Eagles travel to Western Kentucky for mid-week matchup
The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team hits the road for their final non-conference match of the season as they head to Bowling Green, Ky., to face former Ohio Valley Conference foe, Western Kentucky (11-4) in a 7 p.m. CT showdown on Tuesday night.

September 22, 2014
Senior libero nabs adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week
For the second straight week, Tennessee Tech volleyball has a player earn a weekly honor, as senior libero Courtney Smith earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Tuesday.

September 20, 2014
Tech splits final day in Spartanburg in dramatic fashion
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team split the final day of action at the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic, losing the opening game to USC Upstate, 3-1, and they closed out the tournament with a hard-fought five-set victory of Gardner-Webb.

September 19, 2014
Golden Eagles split opening day of Spartanburg Courtyard Classic
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team opened the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic with a 1-1 record, suffering a tournament-opening loss to host Wofford before rebounding for a win over North Carolina A&T.

September 18, 2014
Golden Eagles head to final preseason tournament before conference play
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road for their final preseason tournament of the season. The Golden Eagles are heading to the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic where they will face host Wofford, North Carolina A&T, USC Upstate, and Gardner-Webb.

September 15, 2014
Dodd earns adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors
Tennessee Tech’s Cody Dodd earned her first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive player of the Week honor on Tuesday for her impressive performances in the Cowgirl Classic hosted by McNeese State. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.

September 13, 2014
Golden Eagles split final day in Lake Charles, La.
LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team closed out the Cowgirl Classic with a spit result, losing 3-0 loss to Louisiana Monroe and beating the Golden Eagles winning 3-0; 25-20, 25-20, 27-27.

September 12, 2014
Golden Eagles split opening day of the Cowgirl Classic
LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team opened the Cowgirl Classic with a weekend opening win over Alcorn State and dropping a three-set match to host McNeese State.

September 10, 2014
Tennessee Tech volleyball heads to Louisiana for their third straight weekend on the road
The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team head to Lake Charles, La. for their third tournament of the season as they look to take on Alcorn State, host McNeese State, Louisiana Monroe, and Prairie View A&M.

September 6, 2014
Golden Eagles wrap-up play at the East Carolina Invitational
GREENVILLE, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team finished the weekend at the East Carolina Invitational losing to both Morgan State and University of North Carolina Wilmington.

September 5, 2014
Golden Eagles win five-set thriller, split day one of the East Carolina Invitational
The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team went 1-1 on the opening day of play at the East Carolina Invitational, and it was not with out some excitement. The Golden Eagles closed the day with a grind-it-out match over Norfolk State, where they came from behind 0-2, to win 3-2; 23-25, 15-25, 25-20, 29-27, and 15-10.

September 4, 2014
Golden Eagle volleyball heads to East Carolina this weekend
The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team heads to the east coast this weekend as they look to compete in the East Carolina Invitational on Friday and Saturday.

August 30, 2014
Golden Eagles wrap-up weekend at Appalachian State
BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team faced both tournament host Appalachian State and Cleveland State on Saturday, dropping both matches, 3-0.

August 29, 2014
Golden Eagles drop opening match of the season to Tennessee
BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opened the 2014 season at the Appalachian State Invitational today with a match against the University of Tennessee. The Golden Eagles dropped the set 3-0, 25-15, 25-14, 25-17.

August 27, 2014
Golden Eagles head to first tournament of the season at Appalachian State
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has to wait no longer -- its first opportunities to officially take the court takes place this weekend at the Appalachian State Invitational when the Golden Eagles face host Appalachian State, Cleveland State and in-state for Tennessee.

August 23, 2014
Purple and Gold Scrimmage preps Golden Eagle squad for first tournament
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put on their jerseys for the first time this season, donning them during the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.

August 20, 2014
Golden Eagles to hold Purple and Gold Scrimmage Saturday afternoon
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will hold its annual Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday at 3 p.m. in Eblen Center. The events is open to the public and free.

August 5, 2014
Tennessee Tech volleyball team receives AVCA Team Academic award
The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2013-14 American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic award. Tech is one of just six Ohio Valley Conference teams to win the award this year.