COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – With fall sports just around the corner, the Tennessee Tech athletics department will continue its summer-long tradition of traveling the Upper Cumberland, spreading the word and excitement about Golden Eagle athletics with the Wings Up Caravans.
Starting in early July, the Caravans will visit eight communities around the area through the week of Tech’s football season opener against Western Illinois. At each stop, fans will get to visit with Tech coaches, student-athletes, spirit teams and with mascot Awesome Eagle, as the university gets set to kick off the 2017-18 campaign.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – When Eduardo Mena was named the Co-Male Athlete of the Year with baseball’s Kevin Strohschein in the summer of 2016, it was hardly a surprise.
After all, Mena had dominated on the tennis court, helping lead the Golden Eagles to Ohio Valley Conference regular-season and tournament championships, as well as an appearance in the NCAA Tournament, facing off against Ohio State and the country’s top player in Mikael Torpegaard.
Mena entered the 2016-17 season with a ranking on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s standings and kept finding his number rise.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As the Tennessee Tech athletic teams continued to excel in the fields of competition, the Golden Eagle student-athletes also continued to reach new heights academically as 202 student-athletes, managers, athletic trainers and spirit squad members were named to the Spring 2017 edition of the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Yet another organization made sure to recognize Tennessee Tech designated hitter Ryan Flick for his offensive prowess during the 2017 season, as the junior earned a spot on the ABCA/Rawlings All-American Second Team.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech designated hitter Ryan Flick added two more accolades to his 2017 haul of honors Wednesday, earning All-American honors from both Perfect Game and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA).
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech designated hitter Ryan Flick added his name to a list of a select few, being named one of just five finalists for the 2017 Gregg Olson Award presented by Toolshed Sports, an honor that recognizes college baseball's breakout player of the year. The annual award is given to a top amateur baseball player who elevates his game to an elite level throughout the season.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The fall air, the changing of the leaves, the cheer of the Saturday afternoon crowds. It’s an exciting time when college football season comes back around and as the 2017 Tennessee Tech football season opens, the Golden Eagles will host five contests in the friendly confines of Tucker Stadium.
“Fall is always an exciting time in collegiate athletics with the start of new seasons,” said Tech Director of Athletics Mark Wilson. “It’s hard to find many spectator experiences better than college football, with the pageantry, the fan interactions and the game itself.”
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.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As every student-athlete enters the hallowed halls of Tennessee Tech, there are two goals placed in front of them before their tenure is complete – a championship ring on one hand and a diploma in the other.
And while the Golden Eagles have been excelling on the field, posting its best ever finish in the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Cup, they have also been making their marks in the classroom.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – After two days of intense competition, the Pepsi Bobby Nichols / Golden Eagle Scramble presented by Budweiser has come and gone, donating money into the athletic programs at Tennessee Tech University.
At the end of competition, Ryan Allison and Eric Miller dominated the competition, winning the championship flight with a 30-under, playing at White Plains on Friday and Golden Eagle Golf Club on Saturday.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The honors and awards are just beginning to pile up for members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team following its incredible season, and junior designated hitter Ryan Flick ranks at the top of the list of those receiving accolades.
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.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The magnificent 2017 campaign officially came to an end for the Tennessee Tech baseball team early Sunday evening, as the Golden Eagles (41-21) fell to No. 15 ranked and No. 1 seeded Florida State (41-21) in the NCAA’s Tallahassee Regional, 5-3.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Another night in Tallahassee provided another fantastic baseball game for the fans in the seats of Dick Howser Stadium on the campus of Florida State University. Unfortunately, unlike Friday evening, Saturday night ended with the opposition’s fans elated as the No. 23 ranked Auburn Tigers defeated Tennessee Tech, 5-3.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The game had it all; a pitcher’s duel, clutch hitting, superb defense, broken records and even a home run robbery. After the dust settled, Tennessee Tech came out on top, defeating No. 15 Florida State in the first round of the NCAA’s Tallahassee Regional, 3-1.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- With one day in the books, the Pepsi Bobby Nichols / Golden Eagle Scramble heads into the final day with the championship on the line.
The championship flight will play at Golden Eagle Golf Course, with the first grouping in the lead flight teeing off at 11:40 a.m.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech junior third baseman Trevor Putzig earned a place on the CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division I Baseball Second Team Friday, the first Golden Eagle baseball player honored at the highest level since 2008.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The future looks bright for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team. The youthful Golden Eagles finished round two of the 2017 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament within five strokes of the overall lead, headlined by freshman Charles Seals’ tournament-leading performance through 36 holes.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Don't miss one moment of the Tennessee Tech baseball team's run in the 2017 NCAA Tournament, as fans will have a plethora of ways to follow the Golden Eagles live from the Tallahassee Regional. Whether it's at home or on the go, the chance to take in each and every pitch is right at your fingertips.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team returns to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2009, heading south for the Tallahassee Regional Friday, June 2-5 at Dick Howser Stadium. The No. 4 seeded Golden Eagles will match-up with No. 15 ranked and No. 1 seed Florida State in a 5 p.m. CT contest on ESPN3.
Friday tee times (PDF)
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- The tee times have been released for Friday's first round of the Pepsi Bobby Nichols / Golden Eagle Scramble presented by Budweiser. Players can access the times by clicking the link above.
The two-day event runs through Saturday at Golden Eagle Golf Club, Ironwood Golf Course and White Plains Golf Course.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As another academic year has come to a close and all of the Ohio Valley Conference competition has concluded for another season, the OVC released its final standings for the Commissioner’s Cup.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – After putting together arguably one of the most dominant performances in Ohio Valley Conference Tournament history, Tennessee Tech designated hitter Ryan Flick took home Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech fans, staff and administration flocked to the Eagles’ Nest in the Hooper Eblen Center Monday morning, awaiting the announcement from the NCAA Tournament selection show as to where the Golden Eagle baseball team would continue its magical 2017 campaign.