• Roberts breaks heptathlon record, Sanga posts conference-leading 5K at Virginia Challenge
    April 20, 2019
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Khemani Roberts and Purity Sanga continued their impressive outdoor seasons for Tennessee Tech track and field, as Roberts reset her own program mark in the heptathlon, and Sanga added another No. 1 time to her Ohio Valley Conference resume on Saturday at the Virginia Challenge. Following an outstanding first day that saw her score 3,353 points over four events, Roberts responded with 2,129 points over the final three on Saturday for a new Tech record 5,482. Roberts took second place out of 17 entrants with that total, and finished just 199 points behind the winner, Jordan Gray of Kennesaw State.
  • Golden Eagles fall at Southeast Missouri in series finale
    April 20, 2019
    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech baseball couldn’t complete the series sweep over Southeast Missouri Saturday afternoon, falling go the Redhawks at Capaha Field by a final score of 9-4.
  • Golden Eagle men's golf team poised for OVC Championship run
    April 19, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's golf team has an Ohio Valley Conference title in mind as it heads for Muscle Shoals, Ala. and the OVC Championships. Taking place on the Fighting Joe course at The Shoals, play will run from Sunday, Apr. 21 through Tuesday, Apr. 23.
  • Offense leads Golden Eagles to doubleheader sweep over Redhawks
    April 19, 2019
    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Another spectacular day with the bats propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a pair of victories Friday, as the Golden Eagles swept a doubleheader with Southeast Missouri at Capaha Filed, winning by scores of 9-3 and 13-8.
  • Smith takes second in triple jump, Roberts off to great start in heptathlon at Virginia Challenge
    April 19, 2019
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – While it was only a small contingent of Golden Eagles competing on Friday at the Virginia Challenge, the group certainly left its mark. Raven Smith took second place with an outdoor-school-record triple jump, and heptathlete Khemani Roberts sits in second place after four events, keyed by a school record and victory in the high jump and another victory in the 200 meters. Smith soared 12.46 meters (40 feet, 10 1/2 inches) on the second of her six-jump series to reset her own outdoor program record and notch the runner-up finish. The mark was almost three inches better than her previous standard in the Tech record book, a 12.39-meter jump (40-7 1/2) from last year’s Ohio Valley Conference Championships.
  • Friday softball doubleheader postponed, make-up date TBA
    April 18, 2019
    UPDATE (4/19/19, 8 a.m.) -- With the forecast continuing to show rain all day, the Tech-Austin Peay softball doubleheader has been postponed. A make-up date is in the process of being set and will be announced soon. COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Due to expected inclement weather in the Cookeville area, tomorrow's scheduled softball doubleheader between Tennessee Tech and Austin Peay has been pushed up to a 1 p.m. CT start at Tech Softball Field.
  • Golden Eagles celebrate renaissance season, name team award winners at year-end banquet
    April 18, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Inside a sold-out, jam-packed and lavishly decorated banquet hall at Cookeville’s Quality Inn, family members, ardent supporters and Tennessee Tech Athletics staff joined the Golden Eagle women’s basketball team to celebrate the its exciting, revitalizing 2018-19 season, and reflect on the numerous accomplishments therein. Following a high-energy, wedding-style introduction of each team member, an invocation from senior forward Lacy Cantrell and a season recap from head coach Kim Rosamond, the event moved to its highly-anticipated awards presentation segment.
  • Thursday baseball game at SEMO postponed until 11 am Friday
    April 18, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Due to inclement weather in the Cape Girardeau, Mo. area, tonight's scheduled baseball game between Tennessee Tech and Southeast Missouri has been postponed until Friday, Apr. 19 at 11 a.m. CT. at Capaha Field.
  • Tech softball hosts Austin Peay this weekend
    April 18, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – With just two weeks remaining in the Tennessee Tech softball team’s regular-season schedule – potentially three if the weather forces any postponements to the Ohio Valley Conference’s built-in make-up week – the Golden Eagles are clinging on to a spot in the postseason tournament. And Tech (18-21, 8-8 OVC) can help its cause in a big way on Friday, weather permitting, should it take two from Austin Peay (23-17, 8-4 OVC). Game time is scheduled for a 4 p.m. start. The games will be broadcast on ESPN+ (subscription required) with Dylan Vazzano providing the call. The Governors have split its last six contests, alternating wins and losses against Jacksonville State, Murray State and Southeast Missouri in the last two weeks. APSU had a pair of games scheduled at UT Martin last week, but rain washed those out and those have been added to the make-up week, along with a pair of games at SIUE.
  • Five Golden Eagles qualify for highly-competitive Virginia Challenge
    April 18, 2019
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Five Tennessee Tech track and field athletes will be back in action following a week off from competition, as Na’Scottisha Drummond, Khemani Roberts, Purity Sanga, Raven Smith and Ceirra Tate have all met the marks to be invited to this weekend’s Virginia Challenge. The two-day meet, which perennially hosts some of the nation’s top talent, will be held at the University of Virginia’s Lannigan Field on Friday and Saturday, April 19-20.
  • Western Kentucky tops Golden Eagles in ninth inning
    April 17, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – For eight innings, the game was clearly in control of the pitchers. It wasn’t until the ninth inning that either team was able to dent the scoreboard, but Western Kentucky had all the runs it needed with a two-run home run in the top of the second extra frame. WKU added two more in the frame before the Golden Eagles had their chance, taking a 4-1 victory on Wednesday to pick up its 30th win of the season.
  • Golden Eagles clinch share of OVC title with 7-0 win over TSU
    April 17, 2019
    Behind a dominating performance in the regular-season finale, the Tennessee Tech tennis team has reached the top yet again.
  • Miller earns top-10 finish, Golden Eagles place sixth at OVC Championships
    April 17, 2019
    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team concluded the 2018-19 season with a sixth place finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Wednesday afternoon after three rounds of action at the Schoolmaster Course at the Shoals.
  • Coach Pelphrey announces hiring of Fain as assistant coach, Gray as director of operations
    April 16, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Newly minted Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the first additions to his staff with the hiring of Alex Fain as an assistant coach and Blake Gray as the director of basketball operations.
  • Tech baseball returns to OVC play at Southeast Missouri starting Thursday
    April 17, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team returns to Ohio Valley Conference play with an early weekend series at Southeast Missouri beginning Thursday, Apr. 18 at Capaha Field in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Tosetto honored with his second OVC Male Tennis Athlete of the Week award
    April 17, 2019
    For the second time in his young career, freshman Rafael Tosetto has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Male Tennis Athlete of the Week.
  • Tech offense dominates in 28-8 victory over Alabama A&M
    April 16, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The offense was on full display for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday evening, as the Golden Eagles cruised to a 28-8 victory over Alabama A&M under the lights of Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
  • Tech women's golf remains sixth after second round of OVC Championships
    April 16, 2019
    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team kept its spot on the leaderboard at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Tuesday, making a slight improvement in scoring from day one of competition at the Schoolmaster Course at the Shoals.
  • Impending inclement weather moves tennis regular-season finale up to Wednesday at 2 p.m.
    April 16, 2019
    With inclement weather looming in Cookeville for Friday’s originally scheduled match against Tennessee State, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will now square off with the Tigers on Wednesday at 2 p.m. CT.
  • SCHEDULE ADVISORY: Tech/WKU softball changed to single game Wednesday at 4 p.m.
    April 16, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- The scheduled doubleheader on Wednesday between the Tennessee Tech and Western Kentucky softball teams has been changed to a single game, starting at 4 p.m. Admission to the Tech Softball Field is free.
  • Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble field over half full
    April 16, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Golfers, fans and supporters of Tennessee Tech Athletics are highly encouraged to register now for the Pepsi Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble presented by Budweiser, as the field has already surpassed the half-way full mark with just over a month-and-a-half remaining to sign up.
  • Johnson earns place on All-OVC Team
    April 15, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech junior Shelby Johnson was selected to the All-Ohio Valley Conference Team Monday evening at the league’s annual Awards Dinner as part of the OVC Championships.
  • Golden Eagles ranked sixth after first day of OVC Championships
    April 15, 2019
    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team completed the first round of action at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Monday afternoon, ranking sixth among the nine league teams in competition at the Schoolmaster Course at the Shoals.
  • Tech baseball wraps up eight-game home stand with Tuesday tilt versus Alabama A&M
    April 15, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team wraps up its eight-game home stand Tuesday evening, playing host to Alabama A&M at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex in a 6:00 p.m. CT tilt.
  • Tech softball closes out non-conference slate with visit from Western Kentucky
    April 15, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech softball team will close out its non-conference schedule on Wednesday as the Golden Eagles host Western Kentucky. First pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m. and the games will be streamed on ESPN+ (subscription required) with Dylan Vazzano providing the call.
  • Golden Eagle softball splits with Belmont in final road series
    April 14, 2019
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech softball team wrapped up its road slate on Sunday, taking away a split at Belmont. The Golden Eagles fell 4-3 in the first game, then held on to take a 7-5 victory in the nightcap. The Bruins (26-17, 8-8 OVC) pulled out the victory in the bottom of the seventh in game one as Audrey Lyle hit an RBI single to right center, driving in Cameryn Strother for the walk-off win.
  • Golden Eagles headed for OVC Championships at Muscle Shoals
    April 14, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women's golf team heads to Muscle Shoals, Ala. for the Ohio Valley Conference Championships beginning Monday, Apr. 15 and running through Wednesday, Apr. 17 at the Schoolmaster Course at the Shoals.
  • Golden Eagles dominant in 7-0 win at Jacksonville State
    April 13, 2019
    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was dominant in its third win of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season Saturday, rolling to a 7-0 victory over previously unbeaten Jacksonville State to clinch a current share of first place in the league.
  • Bears rally in ninth to take series over Golden Eagles
    April 13, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It was another late, tough loss for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as Central Arkansas rallied to take the series with an 11-5 victory at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
  • Hinchman walk-off bomb lifts Tech to doubleheader split with Central Arkansas
    April 12, 2019
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It was a pair of close, down-to-the-wire contests at Quillen Field Friday, as the Tennessee Tech and Central Arkansas baseball teams split their series-opening doubleheader.
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