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June 10, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies select All-American Bosheers in 15th round of 2015 MLB Draft For the eighth consecutive year, a member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team heard his name among those called throughout the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 3, 2015 Chambers, Flick earn Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American nods from Collegiate Baseball newspaper The future certainly looks bright for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, particularly after Collegiate Baseball newspaper named both Chase Chambers and Ryan Flick to its 2015 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American Team Tuesday afternoon.
May 28, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team ranks among most consistent clubs in Ohio Valley Conference A true measure of sustained success is consistency, and no baseball team has had a higher consistent finish in the final standings of the Ohio Valley Conference over the past seven years than the Tennessee Tech baseball program.
May 27, 2015 Golden Eagle Baseball School to host two summer camps beginning in June One of the best baseball camps around is back and better than ever as the Golden Eagle Baseball School continues to hold open registration for two June camps.
May 22, 2015 2015 season comes to end as Golden Ealges fall to Southeast Missouri JACKSON, Tenn. – It was a tough day at the Ballpark at Jackson for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday afternoon, as the No. 1 seeded Southeast Missouri Redhawks ended the 2015 season for the No. 4 Golden Eagles with a 14-1 victory on the third day of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
May 21, 2015 Morehead State walks off with 4-3 win over Golden Eagles in extras JACKSON, Tenn. – Playing up to the purest definition of playoff baseball, it was the Morehead State Eagles that came out on top in Thursday afternoon’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament contest, downing the Tennessee Tech baseball team in a thrilling extra-innings affair, 4-3.
May 20, 2015 Seniors step up as Golden Eagles down Gamecocks in OVC Tournament opener JACKSON, Tenn. – Just when it was needed most, three senior members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team stepped up and led their squad to victory Wednesday evening, as the No. 4 seeded Golden Eagles (26-27) took down the No. 5 seeded Jacksonville State Gamecocks (29-26) in the opening contest of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, 5-3.
May 19, 2015 Five Golden Eagles take home postseason honors at annual OVC banquet JACKSON, Tenn. – With under 24 hours remaining until the beginning of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the league unveiled its annual postseason awards Tuesday evening. Five members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team took home recognition for their individual performances on the field during the regular season.
May 19, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech games at OVC Tournament With the start of the Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Tournament right around the corner, Tennessee Tech alumni and fans are invited to attend the Tech Athletics hospitality tent throughout the week in Jackson, Tenn.
May 19, 2015 Golden Eagle Sports Network to provide live coverage of Tech baseball at OVC Tournament With the Tennessee Tech baseball team ready to head to Jackson, Tenn. for the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the Golden Eagle Sports Network has you covered. Fans will have the opportunity to listen to the action live on the radio or internet via a combination of FM 106.1 The Eagle, FM 107.7 WHUB and AM 1400 The Hub.
May 18, 2015 Tennessee Tech baseball team its way to Ohio Valley Conference Tournament For the 18th time in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is on its way to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, making its way west to Jackson, Tenn. for a first-round match-up with a familiar foe at the Ballpark at Jackson.
May 16, 2015 Golden Eagles clinch OVC Tournament bid with 10-2 victory at Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – With its back against the ropes in a win-or-go-home-for-good situation Saturday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech baseball team answered the call, defeating Eastern Kentucky in Richmond, 10-2, to clinch a spot in next week’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
May 15, 2015 Colonels down Golden Eagles, 12-10, to capture series RICHMOND, Ky. – A back-and-forth barn burner between the Tennessee Tech and Eastern Kentucky baseball teams landed in favor of the home squad Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (24-27, 15-14) fell to the Colonels (21-28, 12-16) in game two of their Ohio Valley Conference series, 12-10.
May 14, 2015 Golden Eagles drop heartbreaker, Colonels walk off with 5-4 victory RICHMOND, Ky. – A hard-fought battle ended in heart break for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (24-26, 15-13) fell in the first of a three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Kentucky (20-28, 11-16), 5-4, on a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 12th inning.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagles to wrap up 2015 regular season at Eastern Kentucky Just three more games remain for the Tennessee Tech baseball team in the 2015 regular season, as the Golden Eagles (24-25, 15-12) head north for their final Ohio Valley Conference series of the season, facing off against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (19-28, 10-16).
May 11, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Catamounts, 11-4, in final home game of 2015 While not the story book ending many wanted to see, Monday night’s regular season home finale was not without plenty of intrigue as Tennessee Tech baseball team fell to visiting Western Carolina, 11-4.
May 10, 2015 Golden Eagles to host Western Carolina in regualr season home finale Monday Just one more game remains on the docket at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex as the Tennessee Tech baseball team will play host to Western Carolina Monday evening in the regular season home finale, the team's fourth game in as many days.
May 10, 2015 Golden Eagles outlast Bruins in rubber match 11-10, take fifth straight OVC series Not without its fair share of drama, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (24-24, 15-12) pulled out a thrilling, 11-10 victory over in-state rival Belmont (26-24, 14-12) Sunday afternoon, holding off a late rally by the visitors to take game three and the series from its Ohio Valley Conference foe.
May 9, 2015 Belmont downs Golden Eagles in game two to even in-state series For seven innings, it was all a pitcher’s duel between the Tennessee Tech and Belmont baseball teams Saturday evening, but big eighth and ninth frames from the visiting bats evened the series as the Bruins captured game two, 13-1.
May 8, 2015 Golden Eagles outduel Bruins 4-3 to take game one of three-game series For the 11th time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team used its never-give-up attitude to rally from a deficit in the fifth inning or later, jumping back to take down in-state and Ohio Valley Conference rival Belmont, 4-3, in the series-opening contest Friday evening.
May 8, 2015 25 years ago: Caroland makes history playing all nine positions in one game It was 25 years ago this season that Tennessee Tech's versatile Kevin Caroland lined up at all nine positions in one game for Golden Eagle coach David Mays. Dylan Vazzano takes us back to that historic day and put Caroland in an elite group of collegiate and pro players who have managed that feat.
May 7, 2015 Golden Eagles return to Bush Stadium for final home weekend series against Belmont After seven of its past eight games on the road, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will finally get a small taste of home field advantage this weekend as the Golden Eagles return to the friendly confines of Bush Stadium for a pivotal three-game slate against Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont.
May 3, 2015 Allen's bat, Scoggins' arm propel Golden Eagles past Redhawks, 11-10 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – For the second straight day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team used both timely hitting and an incredible performance from the bullpen to mount a comeback and rally from a four-run deficit, downing Southeast Missouri Sunday afternoon, 11-10.
May 2, 2015 Dominant relief effort, clutch home runs lead Golden Eagles past SEMO, 11-5 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Less than 24 hours after being held to six hits by Ohio Valley Conference rival Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech baseball team flipped the book on the home team as the Golden Eagles (21-23, 12-11) nearly tripled their output with the bats (and received an incredible relief performance from freshman Travis Moths) in an 11-5 victory over the Redhawks (30-16, 20-6) in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
May 1, 2015 Golden Eagles downed by strong outing on hill by Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – An outstanding pitching performance was more than enough to gather a victory Friday evening, but unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the strong outing on the hill came from Southeast Missouri hurler Joey Lucchesi, leading the Redhawks (30-15, 20-5) over the Golden Eagles (20-23, 11-11), 9-1.
April 30, 2015 Big weekend awaits as Golden Eagles take on OVC-leading Redhawks in Cape Girardeau It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles head to Cape Girardeau, Mo. for a crucial, three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference rival Southeast Missouri this weekend.
April 29, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to in-state rival Middle Tennessee in extras, 7-5 Middle Tennessee exacted some revenge on the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday evening, edging the Golden Eagle squad in extra innings at Bush Stadium, 7-5.
April 28, 2015 Bosheers makes third straight appearance on Brooks Wallace Award Watch List For the third consecutive year, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers has been recognized for the mastery of his craft, as the senior was placed on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award Watch List last week.
April 28, 2015 In-state match-up awaits Golden Eagles, Tech hosts Middle Tennessee Wednesday evening A brief stop at home is next on the docket for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles take a brief respite from its long road stretch of competition for a midweek, in-state rivalry match-up with Middle Tennessee Wednesday evening.
April 26, 2015 Golden Eagles fall in series finale to No.5 Arizona State PHOENIX, Ariz. – All that went right for the Tennessee Tech baseball team in Saturday night’s upset victory over No. 5 Arizona State didn’t for the Golden Eagles Sunday afternoon, as the Sun Devils took the three-game series with a 16-4 win at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
April 25, 2015 Golden Eagles cap ninth-inning rally to down No. 5 Arizona State, 7-4 PHOENIX, Ariz. – For the eighth time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team rallied for victory after trailing in the fifth inning or later. But Saturday night’s comeback was something special and definitely one for the ages, as the Golden Eagles (20-20) scored four runs in the top of the ninth inning to defeat the No. 5 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils (27-12) in their home stadium, 7-4.
April 24, 2015 Late rally come up dry as Golden Eagles fall to No. 5 Sun Devils, 6-3 PHOENIX, Ariz. – Friday night’s comeback bid fell just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (19-20) fell to the No. 5 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils (27-11) at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, 6-3.
April 23, 2015 Golden Eagles face off with #5 Arizona State in three-game series starting Friday With its bye-week from Ohio Valley Conference play upon them, the Tennessee Tech baseball hardly gets a break at all from fierce competition this weekend, as the Golden Eagles head out west for a three-game series at No. 5 ranked Arizona State.
April 22, 2015 Golden Eagles capture ninth win in 11 games, down Alabama A&M in extras HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team kept its winning ways rolling Wednesday afternoon, rallying from an early deficit to down Alabama A&M in extras, 2-1. The Golden Eagles (19-19) moved to .500 on the year with the non-conference victory while the Bulldogs (22-23) dropped below the even threshold.
April 21, 2015 Golden Eagles start stretch with seven of next eights games on road at Alabama A&M Wednesday The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get the most grueling part of its 2015 regular season schedule underway Wednesday afternoon, contesting seven of its next eight games on the road, beginning with its second meeting of the year with Alabama A&M.
April 18, 2015 Golden Eagles complete series sweep of Murray State with two Saturday wins Offense was the name of the game for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (18-19, 11-10) exploded for 28 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (14-27, 9-8).
April 17, 2015 Golden Eagle defense paves way to huge 11-4 victory over Murray State The defense was out in full force for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles (16-19, 9-10) used several highlight-reel plays (not to mention a huge, offensive explosion in the seventh inning) to down Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (14-25, 9-7), 11-4, in the first of a three-game set.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles ready to host OVC rival Murray State in three-game series It's back to Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles return from a five-game road stretch (four if discount Wednesday's cancellation at Western Carolina) to host Ohio Valley Conference foe, Murray State, in a three-game set.
April 14, 2015 Tech baseball wraps up five-game road stretch with contest at Western Carolina The final game in a grueling, five-game road stretch has finally arrived for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles visit Cullowhee, N.C. for a 4 p.m. CT match-up with Western Carolina Wednesday afternoon.
April 12, 2015 Golden Eagles close out OVC series at Jax State with 9-4 victory Sunday JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – After two straight, wire-to-wire contests, it seemed as if the Tennessee Tech baseball team decided enough was enough Sunday afternoon, exploding for five, first-inning runs on its way to a decisive, 9-4 victory to clinch the Ohio Valley Conference series over Jacksonville State.
April 11, 2015 Jax State deals Tech heart-breaking, 13-inning loss to even OVC series JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – As if Friday’s Ohio Valley Conference series opener wasn’t intense enough, a game that featured nine lead changes and nine pitching changes, Saturday’s affair between the Tennessee Tech and Jacksonville State baseball teams took it to a whole new level, as the Gamecocks (18-14, 7-7) outlasted the Golden Eagles (14-19, 7-10) in 13 innings for an 8-7 victory.
April 10, 2015 Golden Eagles outlast Jax State in marathon contest, take 10-8 OVC victory JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Nine innings. Nine lead changes. Nine pitching changes. An average of nine runs scored. If someone thinks the number nine didn’t play a factor in the game, then they weren’t paying attention.
April 8, 2015 Tech baseball visits Jacksonville State for rematch of 2014 OVC tournament championship The road stretch continues for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles head south for an Ohio Valley Conference series with rival Jacksonville State.
April 7, 2015 Golden Eagles rally in seventh, down in-state rival Middle Tennessee, 6-5 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A seventh-inning rally propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a big midweek victory over in-state rival Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (13-18) used a six-run barrage to set back the Blue Raiders (17-14), 6-5.
April 6, 2015 Golden Eagles kick off five-game road stretch at Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening A five-game road stretch awaits the Tennessee Tech baseball team, with the Golden Eagles kicking off the action away from Cookeville with an in-state match-up at Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles take OVC series from Eastern Illinois despite Saturday loss The sweep was not in cards for the Tennessee Tech baseball team (12-18, 6-9) Saturday afternoon, as Eastern Illinois (1-23, 1-11) salvaged a win in the series after erupting offensively for 14 runs in the series finale.
April 3, 2015 Golden Eagles overcome four hours of weather delays to down EIU, 11-5 It may have taken over six hours to complete, but there was just no stopping the Tennessee Tech baseball team from walking away with a victory Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles (12-17, 6-8) took down Ohio Valley Conference rival Eastern Illinois (0-23, 0-11) in an 11-5 decision at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
April 2, 2015 Golden Eagles use timely hitting, clutch pitching to down Panthers in 9-7 victory Timely hitting and clutch pitching down the stretch propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a close, 9-7 victory over Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois (0-22, 0-10) Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (11-17, 5-8) snapped an eight-game skid behind an overall team effort from top to bottom.
April 1, 2015 League schedule pits Golden Eagles against Panthers in three-game series starting Thursday Another Ohio Valley Conference battle is set for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles prepare to play host to Eastern Illinois in a three-game series beginning Thursday with a 6 p.m. CT bout.
March 31, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to hot-hitting Bulldogs in Tuesday match-up, 14-5 The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome a tough first inning or a hot-hitting Bulldog squad Tuesday afternoon as the Golden Eagles (10-17) fell to UNC Asheville (15-14) in Cookeville, 14-5.
March 30, 2015 Golden Eagles set for midweek rematch with UNC Asheville, special first-pitch ceremony to include ROTC The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get its first chance at a midweek rematch Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (10-16) play host to the UNC Asheville Bulldogs (13-14) in a reboot of last week's tilt in North Carolina.
March 29, 2015 Second straight ninth-inning comeback falls short, Govs down Tech 12-10 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – For the second consecutive day, a ninth-inning rally came up just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles (10-16, 4-8) fell to Austin Peay (14-10, 8-4) Sunday afternoon in a 12-10 slugfest that featured eight home runs.
March 28, 2015 Ninth-inning rally by Golden Eagles falls just short, Austin Peay defeats Tech 9-8 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The opportunity was just within reach, but a late, ninth-inning rally by the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell just short Saturday afternoon as the Governors of Austin Peay (13-10, 7-4) held on late to take the second game of the Ohio Valley Conference series over the Golden Eagles (10-15, 4-7), 9-8.
March 27, 2015 Big first inning propels Austin Peay past Golden Eagles in series opener CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – A big first inning by the Governor bats proved to be too much for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to overcome Friday evening, as Austin Peay (12-10, 6-4) defeated the Golden Eagles (10-14, 4-6) in the teams’ Ohio Valley Conference series opener, 9-3.
March 26, 2015 Back to the road: Golden Eagles head to Clarksville for three-game set with Austin Peay It's in-state rivalry time for the Tennessee Tech baseball time, as the Golden Eagles hit the road for a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference set at Austin Peay. Play will commence against the Governors on Friday with games on Saturday and Sunday to follow.
March 25, 2015 Alabama A&M hands Golden Eagles tough, 9-5 loss at Bush Stadium It was a tough one for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (10-13) fell at Bush Stadium at the hands of Alabama A&M (16-10). The Bulldogs used two big early innings to grab a 9-5 victory over the hosts.
March 24, 2015 Golden Eagles mount comeback, fall short in Asheville as Bulldogs win, 7-5 ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A late rally proved to be too little too late for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday evening, as the Bulldogs of UNC Asheville took advantage of an early 7-0 lead to hold on and down the Golden Eagles, 7-5.
March 23, 2015 Golden Eagles set for midweek action at UNC Asheville, versus Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get plenty of action in against Bulldogs this week as the Golden Eagles hit the road for a Tuesday contest at UNC Asheville before returning to Bush Stadium for a Wednesday tilt with Alabama A&M.
March 22, 2015 Cougars rally to down Golden Eagles, 7-3, in Sunday afternoon game An early 3-0 lead just wasn’t enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as the visiting SIUE Cougars (8-10, 8-1) rallied to defeat the Golden Eagles (10-11, 4-5) 7-3 and win the Ohio Valley Conference series fought between the two league foes.
March 21, 2015 Cougars even series with Golden Eagles, set up rubber match Sunday afternoon The Tennessee Tech baseball team witnessed first hand just why the SIUE Cougars had not lost an Ohio Valley Conference game heading into their series with the Golden Eagles, falling to the team from Edwardsville, Ill. Saturday afternoon, 7-2.
March 20, 2015 Pankratz slam, Chism gem leads Golden Eagles to 12-3 victory over SIUE A moment unmatched by any other sport, the two-out, bases-loaded with a full count scenario happens once or twice in season if you’re lucky. The pressures faced by the pitcher and batter are so intense, that there is just no real way to describe the tension, save the old adage with pins dropping.
March 19, 2015 Golden Eagles set to host first-place SIUE in OVC showdown starting Friday After two, much-needed days of rest following four straight games, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will head back to Bush Stadium Friday evening to kick start a three-game series with the top team in the Ohio Valley Conference.
March 18, 2015 NCBWA names Chism National Pitcher of the Week Yet another honor found its way into the headlines donning Tennessee Tech senior hurler Chris Chism’s name Wednesday morning, as the Golden Eagle right-hander took home NCBWA National Pitcher of the Week honors after his dominating performance at UT Martin Saturday night.
March 17, 2015 No. 4 Vanderbilt jumps to early lead, downs Golden Eagles, 9-1 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Playing its fourth game in as many days, the Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome a strong first inning by defending national champion and No. 4 ranked Vanderbilt Tuesday evening, as the Commodores (17-4) defeated the Golden Eagles (9-9) in Nashville, 9-1.
March 17, 2015 Ohio Valley Conference honors Chism as adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week As if there were any doubt, Tennessee Tech senior hurler Chris Chism took home adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week honors Tuesday morning, riding the success of his dominant pitching performance at UT Martin Saturday evening to yet another weekly accolade.
March 17, 2015 College Sports Madness selects Chism National Pitcher of the Week, OVC Player of the Week The only sane thing to do by an organization named after the antonym of sanity was to name Chris Chism the National Pitcher of the Week. And that's just what College Sports Madness did Tuesday morning, honoring the Tennessee Tech starter after one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history Saturday evening.
March 17, 2015 Chism earns NCAA National Player of Week nod, honored by d1baseball.com as well More national recognition just keeps pouring in for Tennessee Tech’s Chris Chism, as the senior hurler earned NCAA National Player of the Week honors and was recognized by d1baseball.com as a National Top Performer from Saturday’s slate of contests after one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history.
March 16, 2015 Ammo in the Chamber: Chase drives home six in 9-3 Golden Eagle OVC win MARTIN, Tenn. – The first time Chase Chambers left the yard Monday gave Tennessee Tech a 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning.
March 16, 2015 Chism garners Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week from Collegiate Baseball newspaper Following one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history, senior Chris Chism received the proper respect and recognition one should get for 17 strikeouts and a one-hit shutout Monday afternoon, earning Louisville Slugger National Pitcher of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
March 16, 2015 Golden Eagles to take on defending national champion Vanderbilt Tuesday evening After wrapping up its three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at UT Martin Monday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will get right back at it Tuesday evening as the Golden Eagles will travel to Nashville for a match-up with the defending national champion and fourth-ranked Vanderbilt Commodores.
March 15, 2015 Late rally falls short, Skyhawks down Tech in Martin, 7-5 MARTIN, Tenn. – A big fifth inning looked like enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to capture its second straight victory against Ohio Valley Conference rival UT Martin Sunday afternoon, but the Skyhawks (3-11, 2-3) captured their own strong frame to down the Golden Eagles (8-8, 2-3), 7-5.
March 14, 2015 Chism's 17 strikeouts, one-hit shutout lead Tech to 2-0, series-opening victory in Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – Just when the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed it most, senior Chris Chism delivered one of the most dominating pitching performances of not only his career, but in program history. The right-hander led the Golden Eagles to a 2-0 victory over Ohio Valley Conference rival UT Martin Saturday evening, fanning 17 batters in a one-hit shutout.
March 12, 2015 Golden Eagles to continue OVC play, head west for in-state series with UT Martin Prepped for its second week of league action, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as the Golden Eagles (7-7, 1-2) head west for an in-state match-up with the UT Martin Skyhawks (2-10, 1-2).
March 11, 2015 Golden Eagles mount furious comeback, rally from six-run deficit to down Lipscomb, 12-8 A furious, fifth-inning rally propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a huge victory over in-state rival Lipscomb Wednesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (7-7) overcame an 8-2 deficit to defeat the Bisons (8-5), 12-8.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles look to avenge earlier loss, play host to in-state foe Lipscomb NOTE: Due to inclment weather and poor field coniditions, today's contest against Lipscomb has been postponed until tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11 at 6 p.m. CT. Fans are encouraged to check TTUSports.com as well as Twitter and Facebook often for updates on the status of tomorrow's game.
March 9, 2015 Huge day from Bosheers, entire Tech offense leads to walk-off victory over Morehead State When push came to shove, great players rise to the top. And that was no different for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Monday morning as All-American Dylan Bosheers played the part while leading the Golden Eagles to a 9-8, walk-off victory over Ohio Valley Conference foe Morehead State.
March 8, 2015 Morehead State rallies in the eighth, downs Tech, 6-5 A late three-run home run by Jimmy Wright left a sour taste in the mouth of the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as the Morehead State Eagles rallied in the eighth inning to defeat the Golden Eagles in their Ohio Valley Conference match-up, 6-5.
March 7, 2015 Late rally comes up short, Morehead State downs Tech in OVC opener, 7-5 A feverish rally came up just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team (5-6, 0-1) Saturday night, as the Golden Eagles fell to Morehead State (7-3, 1-0) in their Ohio Valley Conference opener, 7-5.
March 5, 2015 Golden Eagles kick off OVC play, host Morehead State Saturday, Sunday and Monday It's hard to believe, but it's already time for Ohio Valley Conference play for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagle play host to Morehead State this weekend for a three-game series at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
March 3, 2015 Golden Eagles grab early lead, fall to in-state rival Lipscomb in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team grabbed an early lead in Nashville Tuesday afternoon, but couldn’t overcome a stellar pitching performance from the Lipscomb pitching staff as the Bisons downed the Golden Eagles, 7-1.
March 2, 2015 Golden Eagles to play at Lipscomb, host La Salle in midweek games The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to finally get in its first midweek game of the year Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles make a trip down I-40 for an in-state battle with Lipscomb.
March 1, 2015 Northern Illinois downs Tech in Sunday rubber match to take series The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome three big innings by Northern Illinois Sunday afternoon, falling to the Huskies in the series’ rubber match by a final score of 18-3.
February 28, 2015 Golden Eagle bats come alive, Tech records14 hits in 14-2 victory over Huskies There was no silencing the Golden Eagle bats Saturday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (5-3) compiled 14 hits off of four pitchers to down the Northern Illinois Huskies (4-5), 14-5.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagle offense stymied by NIU pitching staff, Huskies down Tech, 4-2 The Tennessee Tech baseball team just couldn’t solve the pitching staff of the Northern Illinois baseball team Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles fell to the Huskies in the first match-up of a three-game series, 4-2.
February 25, 2015 Golden Eagles back at Bush Stadium for three-game series against Northern Illinois The Golden Eagles are back! After losing out on each of its past four home games due to weather, the Tennessee Tech baseball team finally returns to Bush Stadium Friday afternoon as it hosts Northern Illinois in a three-games series beginning at 3 p.m. CST.
February 24, 2015 Winter weather forces Tech baseball team to postpone rivalry game with MTSU The Tennessee Tech baseball team was forced to postpone its in-state match-up with rival Middle Tennessee Wednesday afternoon with the expectations of a winter storm and already rough field conditions from last week's blizzard-like symptoms leading the causes.
February 22, 2015 Golden Eagles down Davidson in Savannah behind sixth-inning barrage SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Tennessee Tech baseball team (4-2) finished off its wild, but rewarding three-game weekend in style Sunday afternoon, defeating the Davidson Wildcats (4-2) behind an offensive barrage, 12-5.
February 21, 2015 Bottom of lineup helps Tech to 11-8 win over Michigan Wolverines in Savannah The lower end of the Golden Eagle lineup stepped to the forefront Saturday afternoon and helped lead Tennessee Tech (3-2) to a satisfying, 11-8 victory over Big Ten foe Michigan (2-4) at historic Grayson Stadium in Savannah, Ga.
February 20, 2015 Michigan downs Golden Eagles in Savannah, 6-5, behind ninth-inning squeeze play SAVANNAH, Ga. – A back-and-forth battle in the home of Minor League Baseball’s Savannah Sand Gnats went in favor of Michigan Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell in its first game of the weekend, 6-5.
February 19, 2015 Golden Eagles cancel Youngstown State weekend, pick up neutral, three-game series versus Michigan With brutal playing conditions and a winter storm playing all kinds of havoc with the Tennessee Tech baseball schedule this week, the Golden Eagles finally have a weekend planned ahead beginning Friday evening with a neutral-site contest against the Michigan Wolverines.
February 19, 2015 World's Best Bird? It's up to your votes for Awesome Eagle Will Awesome Eagle be voted the Best Mascot in the OVC? He has already won back-to-back national championships, so it's up to Tennessee Tech fans to vote for him to be named the best in the OVC!
February 17, 2015 Baseball, women's basketball games postponed due to winter weather Tennessee Tech's women's basketball game at Morehead State has been postponed from Wednesday until Thursday, and the Golden Eagle baseball game at Tennessee on Wednesday has also been postponed, with a makeup date to be announced.
February 16, 2015 Golden Eagle Sports Network to stream 31 games during baseball, softball season Tennessee Tech baseball and softball fans will have the opportunity to watch a combined 31 home games live via webstreams on the OVC Digital Network this spring, produced by the Golden Eagle Sports Network.
February 15, 2015 Golden Eagles rally for 8-7 win over Longwood, dominate Lancers 12-2 It started with a rally and ended with a route, but at the end of the day, Saturday’s doubleheader equated to two big wins for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles defeated Longwood by scores of 8-7 and 12-2.
February 13, 2015 Longwood hands Golden Eagles 8-2 loss in season-opener A somewhat dazzling performance from the Big South Preseason Pitcher of the Year played spoiler to the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday night, as the Longwood Lancers defeated the Golden Eagles on opening day, 8-2.
February 11, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team kicks off 2015 season, hosts Longwood Friday at 3 p.m. The time has finally come. Baseball season is here as the Tennessee Tech squad will kickoff the 2015 campaign with a three-game home series against first-time opponent Longwood beginning Friday afternoon.
February 10, 2015 Jordan Hopkins selected as January recipient of Unsung Leader Award An “inner drive and commitment to excellence in each aspect of his life” are some of the traits that make Jordan Hopkins the January recipient of the Unsung Leader Award, a monthly honor presented by Tennessee Tech Athletics.
February 10, 2015 Bosheers, Chambers honored with preseason awards from Perfect Game Synonymous with the game of baseball, Perfect Game released its Ohio Valley Conference preview Tuesday morning, and with little surprise, a certain Tennessee Tech shortstop found his image at the top of the screen, earning yet another preseason honor.
February 9, 2015 College Sports Madness names Bosheers to Preseason All-American Third Team Even with under a week until the 2015 season opener, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers can’t seem to keep his name hidden when it comes to preseason honors.
February 6, 2015 Bosheers selected OVC Preseason Player of the Year, Tech baseball team picked third in preseason poll Down to just one week in the countdown to the 2015 season opener, senior shortstop Dylan Bosheers was honored by the coaches and sports information directors of the Ohio Valley Conference by earning the league’s honor as its Preseason Player of the Year selection.
February 3, 2015 Bosheers collects second Preseason All-America honors from NCBWA Anticipation of the 2015 season just keeps building and building for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as senior shortstop Dylan Bosheers earned his second Preseason All-American nod Tuesday, just 10 days before opening day.
January 30, 2015 Bosheers tabbed OVC Preseason Player of the Year, Tech picked third by d1baseball.com With just two weeks separating the Tennessee Tech baseball team from its 2015 schedule and opening day contest against Longwood, preseason rankings and predictions are beginning to fall into place.
January 27, 2015 Thirty home games, classic in-state match-ups highlight 2015 Tech baseball schedule Just one season after becoming the first-ever Ohio Valley Conference team to earn a preseason top-40 ranking from Collegiate Baseball newspaper, the Tennessee Tech baseball team, which received votes in this year's preseason poll, will tackle yet another challenging slate of opponents and look to post its third straight 40-win campaign in 2015.
December 19, 2014 Bosheers named Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball newspaper Fans looking for proof that the Tennessee Tech baseball team has built a national presence can look no further than the latest release from Collegiate Baseball newspaper, which named its annual preseason All-Americans Friday morning.
December 8, 2014 Tech baseball program announces signing of class of 2015 On the heels of back-to-back 40-win seasons, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep that winning tradition rolling with the addition of eight newcomers as head coach Matt Bragga announced the signing of the class of 2015.
November 14, 2014 Gold Team reigns supreme, captures Tech baseball's 2014 Purple & Gold Series title Another successful fall is in the books for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles wrapped up its annual Purple & Gold Series last week, with a contest that represented the theme of the series.
November 11, 2014 Golden Eagle baseball coaches offer thanks after successful alumni event Getting back to your roots is often the best way to connect with oneself as well as those what came before, and the Tennessee Tech baseball team continued to apply that principle last weekend as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual alumni event on Saturday with resounding success.
November 7, 2014 TTU Sports Hall of Fame adds five with Class of 2014 induction Five former student-athletes from five different sports were the honored guests Friday night as the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame inducted the Class of 2014.
November 7, 2014 GOING DEEP: Bragga receives contract extension through 2017 season With the recent fortunes of the Tennessee Tech baseball team serving as catalyst, success both on the field and in the classroom, Golden Eagle head coach Matt Bragga has received a contract extension that will keep him serving as the team’s skipper through the 2017 season.
November 3, 2014 Golden Eagle baseball team to host alumni event Saturday, Nov. 8 The Tennessee Tech baseball team is once again joining this year's Homecoming festivities, hosting its annual alumni event on Saturday, Nov. 8 beginning at 10 a.m. CDT at Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
October 16, 2014 Casey Benjamin to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 He was a two-time, first-team all-OVC shortstop who was named Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of 2003. Those credentials helped land Casey Benjamin in the Class of 2014 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
September 26, 2014 Tech baseball team shows off during seventh annual Pro Scout Day For the seventh consecutive season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team played host to scouts from the highest level of professional baseball as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual Pro Scout Day at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Thursday afternoon.
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.
August 19, 2014 Golden Eagle Baseball School opens registration for two September camps One of the best baseball camps around is back and better than ever as the Golden Eagle Baseball School announced the opening of registration for two September camps.
September 3, 2014 Former Golden Eagle pitcher Ryan Dennick tosses perfect inning in MLB debut Former Golden Eagle hurler Ryan Dennick finally saw his dreams become reality Tuesday evening, as the southpaw made his Major League debut for the Cincinnati Reds against the American League East Division leading Baltimore Orioles.
August 12, 2014 Holmes, Weldon join Golden Eagle baseball staff as assistant coaches New faces arrived at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex at Bush Stadium recently, and we're not talking about the 2014 signing class. Tennessee Tech head baseball coach Matt Bragga announced the newest additions to his staff, welcoming Justin Holmes and Derek Weldon as assistant coaches of the Golden Eagle squad.
July 28, 2014 Boys of Summer: The 2014 look at former Golden Eagles in the minor leagues After setting a program record with five players taken in the 2014 MLB First-Year player draft, the Tennessee Tech baseball team now proudly boasts 12 players currently in the minor leagues associated with MLB parent teams and another five former Golden Eagles on independent league teams.
July 22, 2014 2014 Tech baseball team claims three national statistical crowns, Thomasson wins two As if further proof was needed that the Tennessee Tech baseball team posted arguably the best offense in the nation during the 2014 season, the NCAA recently released its final statistical champions for the year with the Golden Eagles claiming three crowns as a team and an individual crown behind the bat of senior Brandon Thomasson.
June 30, 2014 Still flying high: Bosheers goes from Golden Eagle to Harbor Hawk One of the biggest vacation hot spots in the country is seeing it's share of purple and gold this summer, as Tennessee Tech's Dylan Bosheers has joined the Hyannis Harbor Hawks of the famed Cape Cod Baseball League.
June 29, 2014 Miles, Thomasson chosen co-winners of Outstanding Male Athlete Award Golden Eagle baseball stars Daniel Miles, Brandon Thomasson selected as co-winners of Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete Award for 2013-14.
June 19, 2014 Golden Eagles collect three on Rawlings/ABCA All-American Teams Just in case they didn't get the point across during the season, three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team grabbed more proof that they were simply among the best in the nation in 2014, as Dylan Bosheers, Daniel Miles, and Brandon Thomasson all collected All-American status from the American Baseball Coaches Association.
June 18, 2014 Three Golden Eagles named to Rawlings/ABCA South All-Region First Team The honors just keep coming and coming for three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as Dylan Bosheers, Daniel Miles, and Brandon Thomasson were each named to the 2014 Rawlings/ABCA NCAA Division I South All-Region First Team Wednesday.
June 17, 2014 Miles collects fourth All-America nods, named to Third Team by Perfect Game It's been nearly a month since Daniel Miles suited up in the purple and gold for the final time for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, but that has far from stopped the third baseman from collecting national honors from the highest sources out there.
June 13, 2014 Senior slugger Stephens signs free agent deal with Texas Rangers Yet another member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team will get the chance to live out his dreams of playing ball at the next level as senior slugger Zach Stephens signed a free agent contract with the Texas Rangers Friday.
June 11, 2014 NCBWA tabs three to All-America teams There's always time to go back and recognize those players that make a team special and put together seasons that are just on a completely different level. The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association took its turn in honoring three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday as it released its All-America teams.
June 7, 2014 Lucio, Parris give Golden Eagles school record five selections in 2014 MLB Draft One day after making program and Ohio Valley Conference draft history with players selected in the first 10 rounds, the Tennessee Tech baseball team saw two more Golden Eagles chosen in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on its final day.
June 6, 2014 Three Golden Eagles taken in first nine rounds of MLB First-Year Player Draft After helping the Tennessee Tech baseball team to the program’s first ever back-to-back 40 win seasons, a regular season championship in 2013, and numerous individual awards and honors, three members of the Golden Eagle squad capped off their brilliant careers by hearing their names called on the second day of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 2, 2014 Brooks Wallace Award Watch List tabs Bosheers as semifinalist The awards and honors are beginning to pile up for Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers as the junior was named a semifinalist for the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award recently.
May 29, 2014 Bosheers, Miles, and Thomasson named All-Americans by Collegiate Baseball newspaper After helping the Tennessee Tech baseball team become just the second Ohio Valley Conference program to post back-to-back 40-win seasons, three Golden Eagles received honors of the highest level Thursday, earning All-American status from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
May 26, 2014 College Sports Madness tabs Bosheers, Miles All-Americans With one of the greatest single seasons in the history of the Tennessee Tech baseball team under wraps, many may think that the story ends there, with the conclusion of games. But nothing could be further from the truth.
May 25, 2014 Jax State caps historical run, downs Tech, 4-2, in OVC Tournament title game JACKSON, Tenn. – A storybook ending highlighted the finale of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament championship, but unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, that “Cinderella Story” belonged to Jacksonville State as the Gamecocks won their record sixth straight elimination game, defeating the Golden Eagles, 4-2, to capture the 2014 OVC Tournament Title.
May 24, 2014 Gamecocks down Golden Eagles, 10-7, to force rematch for OVC title Sunday JACKSON, Tenn. – Despite a dramatic, fifth-inning comeback behind one of the most impressive displays of resiliency by the Tennessee Tech baseball team to date, Jacksonville State managed to keep itself alive in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament one more time as the Gamecocks defeated the Golden Eagles, 10-7, Saturday afternoon.
May 24, 2014 Bosheers among 16 named to most recent Brooks Wallace Award Watch List Already being honored as one of the best players in the nation after being named a semifinalist for the Dick Howser Trophy, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers found himself mentioned among the best at his position as he was recently named to the watch list for the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award.
May 23, 2014 Fraliex gem, clutch hitting and defense lead Tech to OVC Tournament title game JACKSON, Tenn. – With his team leaning on his every pitch and a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship game hanging in the balance, Tennessee Tech freshman pitcher Evan Fraliex saved arguable his best performance of the season to lead the Golden Eagles (40-17) to an incredible 9-2 victory over the No. 1 seeded Southeast Missouri Redhawks (37-19).
May 22, 2014 Golden Eagles cruise in first game of OVC Tournament, down Eagles 14-2 JACKSON, Tenn. – A masterful performance from top to bottom left little doubt that the Tennessee Tech baseball team has entered the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on a mission, as the Golden Eagles (39-17) handled the Morehead State Eagles (29-27) with precision Friday afternoon in a 14-2 victory at The Ballpark at Jackson.
May 22, 2014 Five Tech players earn Ohio Valley All-Conference recognition by College Sports Madness Five members of the Tennessee Tech baseball received more recognition for their fantastic performances during the 2014 regular season recently, with four earning Ohio Valley All-Conference First Team honors and one taking home Second Team honors by College Sports Madness.
May 21, 2014 Golden Eagles set for OVC Tournament at The Ballpark at Jackson For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will have to wait until Wednesday evening to find out just who its first opponent of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament will be, as the Golden Eagles head into postseason play with a first round by after clinching the No. 2 seed Sunday afternoon.
May 20, 2014 Eight Golden Eagles honored at OVC Baseball Awards Banquet JACKSON, Tenn. – Less than a day from the beginning of the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the league announced its post season awards Tuesday evening. And for the second straight year, eight members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team received recognition for their performances on the diamond during the regular season.
May 20, 2014 Getting to know Golden Eagle pitcher David Hess Junior David Hess has played a key role in the Tennessee Tech baseball team's success during the past two seasons. This weekend, Hess and the Golden Eagles head to the OVC Tournament in Jackson, Tenn.
May 20, 2014 Golden Eagle Sports Network to broadcast Tech OVC Baseball Tournament games Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to all OVC Tournament games live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
May 19, 2014 Tech to provide Hospitality Tent for fans and friends at OVC Baseball Tournament Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Tournament in Jackson, Tenn. later this week are invited to the Tech Athletics hospitality tent.
May 17, 2014 Golden Eagles clinch No. 2 seed in OVC tournament with 3-2 win at Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Pack your bags Tennessee Tech baseball fans! The Golden Eagles are headed to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament as the No. 2 seed after taking out the Belmont Bruins, 3-2, in 10 innings Saturday afternoon.
May 16, 2014 Bruins stun Golden Eagles with 2-1, walk-off victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team was dealt a crushing loss Friday evening, falling to the Belmont Bruins, 2-1, in walk-off fashion in Nashville.
May 15, 2014 Bruins end Tech's comeback hopes, defeat Golden Eagles 10-6 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t quite pull off the comeback bid Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles fell, 10-6, to the Belmont Bruins despite a late rally in the seventh inning.
May 15, 2014 Bosheers, Miles names semifinalists for 2014 Dick Howser Trophy Two of the most consistent players the entire season for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, infielders Dylan Bosheers and Daniel Miles were both honored as 2014 Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalists Thursday afternoon.
May 15, 2014 Golden Eagle summer camps just around the corner Have a young athlete in the family? Tennessee Tech will host several camps this summer for youngsters.
May 15, 2014 Golden Eagles set to wrap up regular season with three-game set at Belmont Just three games remain between the Tennessee Tech baseball team and the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference tournament, and with a spot in the league's post season already clinched, the Golden Eagles will set their sites on securing a first round bye as they take on the Belmont Bruins beginning Thursday.
May 13, 2014 College Sports Madness honors Thomasson as OVC Player of the Week Already tabbed as a National Player of the Week earlier this week, Brandon Thomasson is still being recognized for last weekend's performance against Southeast Missouri, earning OVC Player of the Week honors from College Sports Madness.
May 12, 2014 Thomasson tabbed Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week Smack dab in the middle of one of the most impressive power surges in Tennessee Tech baseball history, senior Brandon Thomasson has been recognized for his work with the bat over the past weekend, earning Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
May 11, 2014 Golden Eagle bats deliver massive 21-10 Senior Day victory Twenty-one runs. There was just no other way that seemed fitting enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to end its 2014 home season Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles tallied a season-high on the scoreboard on 20 hits to defeat Southeast Missouri, 21-10.
May 10, 2014 Southeast Missouri outlasts Golden Eagles in extra innings, 9-8 A back-and-forth contest that featured four lead changes, a two-hour rain delay, and three extra innings didn't go the way the Tennessee Tech baseball team hoped Saturday afternoon, as Southeast Missouri edged the Golden Eagles, 9-8, at Bush Stadium.
May 9, 2014 Redhawks hold off late Tech rally, defeat Golden Eagles 12-8 Friday evening featured it all. A pitcher's duel, two offensive explosions, a late rally, and a championship celebration. Unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, that last item belonged to Southeast Missouri as the Redhawks defeated the Golden Eagles, 12-8, to clinch the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference regular season title.
May 7, 2014 Golden Eagles welcome Redhawks in OVC battle for first place Arguably the most anticipated series match-up in the Ohio Valley Conference this season, first place Southeast Missouri will finally make the trip to Cookeville as the second place Tennessee Tech baseball team will host the Redhawks in a three-game set beginning Friday.
May 5, 2014 Friday's gem leads Hess to second career adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week honor Junior ace David Hess left Ohio Valley Conference voters little choice on who to tab as this week's adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week, as the Tullahoma, Tenn. native earned the honor for the second time in his career Monday afternoon.
May 4, 2014 Rowland helps Tech roll to 15-2 win over Lipscomb on Legend's Day On a day set aside to honor the members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team that forged the program’s history, the Golden Eagles (36-13) provided the best outcome to do just that. Tech defeated in-state foe Lipscomb (27-21), 15-2, after recognizing over 20 former players and coaches prior to the contest as part of Legend’s Day.
May 3, 2014 Lipscomb evens weekend series, downs Golden Eagles, 8-4, in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A quick attack out of the gate by Lipscomb left the Tennessee Tech baseball team attempting to play catch-up most of the evening Saturday, a game that would ultimately belong to the Bisons (27-20) as the Golden Eagles (35-13) fell in Nashville, 8-4.
May 2, 2014 Hess lifts Golden Eagles with 10-strikeout performance in 4-1 win at Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Just under one year ago, Tennessee Tech baseball fans witnessed one of the most dominating pitching performances ever displayed at Bush Stadium, if not one of the most impressive in program history, as the Golden Eagles defeated Belmont, 8-5, back on May 16, 2013.
May 1, 2014 Golden Eagles to play split weekend with Lipscomb, two games in Nashville, one in Cookeville For just the second time all season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will enter a weekend series with an entire midweek of rest, as the Golden Eagles head to Nashville Friday and Saturday evening for a two-game stop against Lipscomb before returning to Cookeville for a single game against the Bisons on Sunday.
April 26, 2014 Thomasson clubs three home runs, leads Tech to doubleheader split at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. - The power bat of Brandon Thomasson was in full force Saturday as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (34-12, 16-8) split its Ohio Valley Conference road doubleheader at Murray State (18-23, 10-11), thanks in large part to the senior slugger. The split earned the Golden Eagles their seventh league series win of the season.
April 25, 2014 Hess, Taylor dominate on the mound as Tech defeats Murray State, 5-1 MURRAY, Ky. - One of the nation's top offenses wasn't needed Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (33-11, 15-7) used dominant pitching to take the first of a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference series from Murray State, defeating the Thoroughbreds (17-22, 9-10), 5-1.
April 24, 2014 Golden Eagles continues road stretch with three-game series at Murray State Flush in the middle of a six-game road stretch, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue to grind the gears as the team prepares for a tough Ohio Valley Conference road test at Murray State beginning Friday afternoon.
April 23, 2014 Lucio named to NCBWA Midseason Stopper of the Year Watch List for second time For the second straight season Tennessee Tech's Seth Lucio has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Mid-Season Watch List.
April 22, 2014 Golden Eagles club seven home runs in tough road loss to No. 17 Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. – With a match-up featuring two of the nation’s most prolific offenses, runs were expected to fall as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (32-11) took on No. 17 Kentucky (27-14) Tuesday evening. No one could have predicted what transpired between the two squads, however.
April 21, 2014 Bosheers named adidas® OVC Co-Player of the Week for first time One of the most consistent players on the Golden Eagles all year, junior Dylan Bosheers grabbed league recognition for his brilliant play, earning adidas® OVC Co-Player of the Week honors Monday afternoon, the first such honor of his career.
April 21, 2014 Top offenses collide as Golden Eagles hit the road to take on No. 17 Kentucky The final midweek contest of the year for the Tennessee Tech baseball team will prove to be a tough one, as two of the nation's most potent offenses collide when the Golden Eagles kick off a six-game road swing with a match-up at No. 17 Kentucky Tuesday evening in Lexington.
April 21, 2014 Tuesday’s baseball game at Kentucky to be broadcast on Golden Eagle Sports Network Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to Tuesday’s (Apr. 22) game at No. 23 Kentucky live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
April 19, 2014 Golden Eagles complete three-game sweep of Gamecocks with 11-8 win A huge first inning and continued hitting proved to be just the ticket for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (32-10, 14-7) completed a three-game series sweep of Ohio Valley Conference rival Jacksonville State (21-17, 11-7) with an 11-8 victory.
April 18, 2014 Golden Eagles grab crucial series win with 15-4 victory over Gamecocks An offensive explosion from the bats of the Tennessee Tech baseball team propelled the Golden Eagles (31-10, 13-7) to a huge series victory over Jacksonville State Friday evening, as the Tech squad used a barrage of scoring to down the Gamecocks (21-16, 11-6), 15-4.
April 17, 2014 Parris' career day lifts Golden Eagles over Gamecocks, 8-7 In a game that featured its fair share of drama, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (30-10, 12-7) prevailed in come-from-behind fashion Thursday evening, defeating Jacksonville State (21-15, 11-5) in Bush Stadium, 8-7.
April 16, 2014 Golden Eagles face Jacksonville State in crucial OVC series in Cookeville With huge Ohio Valley Conference tournament implications hanging in the balance, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (29-10, 11-7) will welcome league foe Jacksonville State (21-14, 11-4) to Cookeville for a three-game series beginning Thursday with a 6 p.m. CT tilt.
April 15, 2014 Stephens breaks OVC home run, RBI records in 7-1 win over Alabama A&M On what would have gone down as a normal night with the Tennessee Tech baseball team claiming a normal win, things were far from normal. The Golden Eagles did collect their 29th victory of the season, dispensing Alabama A&M, 7-1, for the second time this year.
April 14, 2014 Golden Eagles back at Bush Stadium for tilt with Alabama A&M After a long trip back from Charleston, Ill., the Tennessee Tech baseball team (28-10) returns home for a non-conference tilt before jumping back into its Ohio Valley Conference schedule, hosting Alabama A&M (17-20) in a single game Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. at Bush Stadium.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles notch another series win, down Eastern Illinois, 8-3 CHARLESTON, Ill. - The first inning was all the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed to grab another Ohio Valley Conference series Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (28-10, 11-7) scored four times in the frame on their way to an 8-3 victory over the Panthers (11-23, 5-10) of Eastern Illinois.
April 12, 2014 Late comeback bid falls short as EIU downs Tech, 6-4 CHARLESTON, Ill. - The Tennessee Tech baseball team (27-10, 10-7) fell short in its comeback bid at Eastern Illinois Saturday afternoon, falling to the Panthers (11-23, 5-9), 6-4, despite racking up nine hits in the contest.
April 11, 2014 Golden Eagles shut out Eastern Illinois, Stephens breaks hits record The Tennessee Tech baseball team kept its momentum rolling forward Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (27-9, 10-6) used an excellent pitching performance and clutch hitting to down the Eastern Illinois Panthers (10-23, 4-9), 4-0.
April 10, 2014 Golden Eagles back to the Land of Lincoln for three-game set at Eastern Illinois A long drive to the Land of Lincoln awaits the Tennessee Tech baseball team next, as the Golden Eagles (26-9, 9-6) head to Charleston, Ill. for a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference series with the Panthers (10-22, 4-8) of Eastern Illinois beginning with a 3 p.m. Friday contest.
April 10, 2014 Miles named to USA Baseball midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list It's been a heckuva season so far for Tennessee Tech third baseman Daniel Miles, who has led the nation in hits and runs scored while also sitting atop several Ohio Valley Conference statistical categories. And now the Pascagoula, Miss. native can add one more exemplary accomplishment to his already stunning resume as Miles was named to the USA Baseball midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list.
April 9, 2014 Stephens sets career home run mark, leads Tech to 10-3 victory over Middle Tennessee It seemed only fitting that on a night in which everything came together for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, one of the most revered school records would see its end and a long streak would also come to pass, as the the Golden Eagles (26-9) defeated the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (15-18), 10-3 Wednesday evening.
April 9, 2014 Golden Eagles host Middle Tennessee in rematch of Feb. 18 Tech victory In the second midweek contest of the week for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the Golden Eagles play host to in-state rival Middle Tennessee in a 6 p.m. CT match-up under the lights at Bush Stadium on Wednesday.
April 8, 2014 No. 21 Tennessee hands Golden Eagles home loss in rainy affair The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn't pull of the upset Tuesday evening as the No. 21 ranked Tennessee Volunteers (22-9) defeated the Golden Eagles (25-9), 10-1, in a contest that saw moderate rainfall early as well as the largest crowd of the season at Bush Stadium.
April 7, 2014 Golden Eagles to play host to No. 21 Tennessee in midweek match-up It's a match-up for the ages Tuesday evening as two in-state, 20-win teams will face off when the Tennessee Tech baseball team hosts the No. 21 Tennessee Volunteers in a 6 p.m. CT contest at Bush Stadium.
April 6, 2014 Stephens matches career home run mark, Tech rolls to 16-9 victory over Austin Peay An offensive outburst by the entire lineup proved more than enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to prevent a sweep at the hands of Austin Peay Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles blew out the Governors at Bush Stadium, 16-9.
April 5, 2014 Golden Eagles fall victim to late rally as Governors win game two, 9-6 A hot start with the bats seemed destined to lead the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a series evening win over Austin Peay Saturday afternoon, but the Governors (12-19, 5-6) rallied late to hand the Golden Eagles (24-8, 8-6) their first Ohio Valley Conference series loss of the season.
April 4, 2014 Defense, pitching propels Austin Peay past Golden Eagles, 7-4 The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn't quite overcome a strong pitching performance and fantastic defensive effort by Austin Peay Friday night, as the Golden Eagles (24-7, 8-5) fell to the Governors (11-19, 4-6), 7-4.
April 2, 2014 Golden Eagles back home for three-game set against in-state rival Austin Peay It's back to Cookeville for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles (24-6, 8-4) get set to host a huge Ohio Valley Conference series against in-state rival Austin Peay, beginning with a 6 p.m. CT contest against the Governors (10-19, 3-6) on Friday at Bush Stadium.
April 1, 2014 Timely hitting propels Golden Eagles to 5-2 victory at Alabama A&M HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Timely hitting and clutch pitching propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to another road victory Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (24-6) defeated the Bulldogs (10-19) of Alabama A&M, 5-2, in Huntsville.
March 31, 2014 Tech baseball continues road stretch with midweek game at Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue its short road stretch Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (23-6) head to Huntsville, Ala. for a 3 p.m., midweek match-up with the Bulldogs (10-18) of Alabama A&M.
March 30, 2014 Golden Eagles come from behind to take series from SIUE, win 10-6 EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team (23-6, 8-4) took a big step towards a second Ohio Valley Conference championship Sunday afternoon, rallying for its fourth league series victory in a come-from-behind, 10-6 win against the Cougars (10-15, 8-4) of SIU Edwardsville.
March 29, 2014 Golden Eagles even SIUE series with 8-5 victory Saturday EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team got right back on track Saturday afternoon, using a big fourth inning and subsequent scoring to defeat the SIUE Cougars (10-14, 8-3), 8-5. The Golden Eagles (22-6, 7-4) evened up the series behind a strong showing on the offensive side of the ball as well as clutch pitching.
March 28, 2014 Golden Eagles fall at SIUE in 3-1 pitcher's duel EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - A strong effort on the mound from junior David Hess just wasn't enough Friday night, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (21-6, 6-4) was dealt its sixth loss of the season at the hands (or in this case arm) of SIU Edwardsville's (10-13, 8-2) Ryan Daniels.
March 27, 2014 CollegeBaseballInsider.com names Chism Central Region Pitcher of the Week Just a few days before he gets ready for another start for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, junior starter Chris Chism is still being recognized for his last performance on the mound, garnering CollegeBaseballInsider.com Louisville Slugger Central Region Pitcher of the Week honors Thursday afternoon.
March 27, 2014 Tech baseball ready for big OVC weekend series at SIU Edwardsville A crucial Ohio Valley Conference series is next on the slate for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (21-5, 6-3) travel north for a three-game set against the SIU Edwardsville Cougars (9-13, 7-2) in a match-up between the second and third place teams in the league.
March 26, 2014 Thomasson hits for the cycle as Tech cruises to 13-5 victory over Miami (OH) The bats really set the tone for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday afternoon, particularly that of senior Brandon Thomasson, as the Golden Eagles (21-5) took down the visiting Miami (OH) RedHawks (10-12) in a 13-5 onslaught.
March 25, 2014 Golden Eagles grab 20th victory in freezing conditions, beat Miami (OH) 4-1 Harsh weather conditions as well as the chance to pick up its 20th victory of the season was more motivation than was needed for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles swiftly took down the visiting Miami (OH) RedHawks, 4-1, in a game that last just over two hours.
March 24, 2014 Chism garners first career adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week honors A near no-hitter was more than enough for one of Tennessee Tech baseball’s own to gather adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week honors Monday afternoon, as junior Chris Chism took home his first award from the league since transferring from St. Petersburg College.
March 24, 2014 Golden Eagles to host two-game midweek set with Miami (OH) It’s right back into the thick of things for the Tennessee Tech baseball team , as the Golden Eagles (19-5) return to some home field action as the host of the Miami (OH) RedHawks (10-10) Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.
March 23, 2014 Chism's gem propels Golden Eagles to third straight OVC series win It wasn’t quite a no-hitter, but junior Chris Chism did more than enough to lead the Tennessee Tech baseball team to its 19th victory Sunday afternoon, tossing a complete-game shutout and allowing just one hit over nine innings to help the Golden Eagles blank UT Martin, 2-0.
March 22, 2014 UT Martin halts Golden Eagle comeback win, hands Tech 7-5 loss The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t quite finish off its comeback bid against UT Martin Saturday afternoon, falling to the Skyhawks at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex, 7-5.
March 21, 2014 Golden Eagles grab 14-5 win over UT Martin in first home night game Yet another outstanding outing from starter David Hess propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team (18-4, 5-2) to a 14-5 victory over UT Martin (2-18, 1-6) Friday night, as the Golden Eagles collected their fifth win in Ohio Valley Conference play.
March 21, 2014 Tune In: Spring broadcasts of softball, baseball begin this weekend on OVCDN The Golden Eagle Sports Network begins its 2014 spring broadcasting schedule this weekend when the Tennessee Tech softball team takes on SIUE and Eastern Illinois. All broadcast games are available on the OVC Digital Network for free.
March 20, 2014 Miles tabbed College Sports Madness OVC Player of the Week There are many reasons that the Tennessee Tech baseball team rank in the top five of the NCAA in several offensive categories this season while posting a 17-4 record through the first 21 games of the year.
March 19, 2014 Golden Eagles back in Bush Stadium for three-game set against UT Martin For the first time since opening day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team enters a weekend series without a weekday game earlier in the week. The extra rest may prove to be a big boost for the Golden Eagles as they look to win their third straight Ohio Valley Conference series of the year.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles split doubleheader, claim OVC series from Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Not even a heartbreaking, 10-inning loss in the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader could break the spirit of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (17-4, 4-2) erupted for 10 runs in the first inning of the second contest to split the day with Morehead State (8-10, 2-4) and ultimately claim its second Ohio Valley Conference series of the year.
March 14, 2014 Golden Eagles dominate in 15-0 shutout at Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – It’s hard to pinpoint exactly which side of the Tennessee Tech baseball team enjoyed more success Friday afternoon, the bats or the pitching. Either way, the Golden Eagle squad performed at its best as a team, taking the first of a three-game series at Morehead State in a 15-0 romping.
March 13, 2014 Three-game set at Morehead next on the docket for Golden Eagle baseball team A quick pitstop at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex has come to a close for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles will hit the road once again for a three-game battle with Ohio Valley Conference foe Morehead State beginning Friday afternoon.
March 12, 2014 Tech baseball grabs win No. 15 with victory over Mountaineers Not even harsh weather conditions could keep the Tennessee Tech baseball team from its 15th win of the season Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles rallied in the seventh inning to defeat the Berea Mountaineers, 6-2.
March 12, 2014 Softball, baseball teams to host Legends events May 3-4 Former Golden Eagle softball and baseball players are invited back to campus to participate in special Legends events on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4.
March 11, 2014 Golden Eagles nab nine-run road win at UNC Asheville ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A consistent offensive attack was all the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed to grab its 14th win of the season Tuesday afternoon, hammering home 15 runs in a 15-6 victory at UNC Asheville.
March 11, 2014 Tennessee Tech baseball welcome Berea for midweek contest The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look for win No. 15 on Wednesday when the Golden Eagles return from a single game trip to Asheville, N.C. to host Berea in a single midweek contest set for a 3 p.m. CT start.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles ready for weekday test at UNC Asheville It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles will head east for a single midweek contest at UNC Asheville. Set for a 2 p.m. CT first pitch, the Golden Eagles will look to grab their 14th victory of the year.
March 9, 2014 Golden Eagles comback bid falls short as EKU takes Sunday contest, 8-5 A late rally fell just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as Eastern Kentucky foiled the Golden Eagles' attempts at a series sweep with an 8-5 victory at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
March 8, 2014 Golden Eagles shut out Colonels behind brilliant pitching and clutch offense On a day that was dominated by pitching, the Tennessee Tech baseball team still managed to create enough offense to collect its 13th win of the season Saturday afternoon, defeating Eastern Kentucky, 4-0.
March 7, 2014 Golden Eagles kick off OVC season with 11-1 victory over Eastern Kentucky The true sign of an ace is the ability to make adjustments on the fly without missing a beat on the mound. Junior David Hess took on that role in a big way Friday afternoon, leading the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a dominating, 11-1 victory over Eastern Kentucky in the team's Ohio Valley Conference opener.
March 6, 2014 Golden Eagles open OVC play with three-game set against EKU Believe it or not, Ohio Valley Conference play is here for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles prepare to host the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in a three-game weekend series beginning Friday at 3 p.m.
March 4, 2014 Vanderbilt pitching outduels Golden Eagle bats in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In one of the most classic of baseball match-ups (great pitching against great hitting), pitching reigned supreme Tuesday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell at No. 8 Vanderbilt, 4-0.
March 4, 2014 Huge week earns Zarzour first OVC Player of the Week honors One of the more impressive weeks at the plate by any Tennessee Tech baseball player led senior Zach Zarzour to his first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week honors Monday morning.
March 3, 2014 Golden Eagles head to Nashville for midweek battle at No. 6 Vanderbilt Less than a year removed from pulling off the biggest upset in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look for lightning to strike twice as it goes for a second straight upset of in-state rival Vanderbilt Tuesday afternoon in Nashville.
March 2, 2014 Tuesday’s baseball game at Vanderbilt to be broadcasted on Golden Eagle Sports Network Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to Tuesday’s (Mar. 4) game at No. 4 Vanderbilt live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
March 2, 2014 Golden Eagles win 10th straight, sweep Northwestern behind 8-6 victory For the second time in two years the Tennessee Tech baseball team has put together a 10-game winning streak, completing a sweep of Northwestern Sunday morning after defeating the Wildcats (2-8), 8-6.
March 1, 2014 Tech baseball takes series against Northwestern with 12-2 victory A complete game all around from both the offense and defense led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to victory Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles won their ninth consecutive game by defeating Northwestern, 12-2, at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 28, 2014 Golden Eagle bats lead to Game One win over Northwestern A roller coaster ride of a game kicked things off between the Tennessee Tech and Northwestern baseball teams as the Golden Eagles took the first contest in a three game series Friday afternoon, defeating the Wildcats 11-7.
February 26, 2014 Golden Eagles look to keep hot streak going against Northwestern The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep its seven-game winning streak alive Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles welcome the Northwestern Wildcats to Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex for three-game series.
February 26, 2014 Tennessee Tech to stream live webcast of 22 games this spring Tennessee Tech baseball and softball fans will have the opportunity to watch a combined 22 home games live via webstreams on the OVC Digital Network this spring, including 11 for each team.
February 25, 2014 Golden Eagles rally three times for walk-off win over Lipscomb Nothing was going to stand in the way of the Tennessee Tech baseball team and its eighth win of the season Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles fought back more than once to land a 10-9, walk-off victory over in-state rival Lipscomb at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 25, 2014 NCAA names third baseman Miles National Player of the Week And the hits just keep on coming. For once that phrase has a positive connotation as Tennessee Tech baseball's senior Daniel Miles collected his second honor of the week Tuesday morning, this time on the national level.
February 24, 2014 Golden Eagles to play host to in-state rival Lipscomb It's time to keep the momentum moving forward for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles get their first taste of in-state action with a single contest against the Lipscomb Bisons Tuesday afternoon.
February 24, 2014 Senior Daniel Miles named adidas® OVC Player of the Week At the forefront of an offensive onslaught this past week that led to a 5-0 record for the Tennessee Tech baseball and helped the Golden Eagles outscore their opponents 64-16, senior Daniel Miles has been named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Co-Player of the Week.
February 23, 2014 Golden Eagles finish four-game sweep with 12-1 victory over NYIT The offense kept hitting for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon as the Golden Eagles wrapped up a four-game sweep of NYIT with a 12-1 victory at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 22, 2014 Bats come alive as Golden Eagles sweep doubleheader over NYIT The bats came alive for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles swept a doubleheader from the visiting NYIT Bears. Tech outscored its opponent 32-4, winning the first contest by a score of 13-1 and the second by a score of 19-3.
February 21, 2014 Golden Eagles claim 11-2 home opening win behind bat of Thomasson It didn’t take long for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to claim victory in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles (4-1) won their home opener in style Friday afternoon, disposing the NYIT Bears (0-1), 11-2, at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 19, 2014 Golden Eagles to host NYIT in four-game, home-opening series After a four-game road swing to start the season, it's finally time for the home opener for the Tennessee Tech baseball team. The Golden Eagles (3-1) will host NYIT (0-0) in a four-game set beginning Friday at 3 p.m. CT.
February 18, 2014 Golden Eagles rally twice behind Thomasson, take down Blue Raiders 9-5 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - It took two rallies to get the job done, but the Tennessee Tech baseball team (3-1) prevailed over in-state rival Middle Tennessee (1-3) Tuesday afternoon, defeating the Blue Raiders 9-5 in Murfreesboro.
February 17, 2014 Tech baseball team prepped for in-state battle at Middle Tennessee MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – It’s the first mid-week action of the year as the Tenenssee Tech baseball team heads west for a fierce, in-state battle against rival Middle Tennessee Tuesday afternoon.
February 16, 2014 Tech grabs season-opening series with clutch 5-4 victory at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. - A big fourth inning proved to be just enough for the No. 36 ranked Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday morning, as the Golden Eagles (2-1) defeated South Alabama (1-2) in a 5-4 rubber match.
February 15, 2014 South Alabama stuns Golden Eagles eighth-inning rally MOBILE, Ala. – Baseball is a game where anything can happen. The Tennessee Tech baseball team learned that Saturday afternoon as the South Alabama Jaguars clawed back for a come-from-behind stunner.
February 14, 2014 Golden Eagles rally for 11-inning, season-opening win at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. – With new faces sprinkled on the lineup card, the No. 36 Tennessee Tech baseball team got off to a fantastic start to the 2014 season behind the veteran play some familiar names. The Golden Eagles won an extra-innings thriller, coming from behind to defeat South Alabama, 5-4, in 11 innings in Mobile, Ala. Friday evening.
February 13, 2014 Defending OVC Champs open 2014 season with three games at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. – It's finally here. After months of anticipation, hard work, and sweat, the defending Ohio Valley Conference champion Tennessee Tech baseball team will open the 2014 season with a three-game series at South Alabama.
February 12, 2014 Lucio named to 2014 Preseason NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As opening weekend creeps closer and closer for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the Golden Eagle squad is still managing to squeeze out preseason honors for several of its players.
February 11, 2014 Stephens garners Preseason All-American Third-Team honors from College Sports Madness Less than a week from the beginning of opening weekend of the 2014 season, Tennessee Tech baseball's Zach Stephens is still being recognized for all the hard work he has put together in the past as well as for the output expected of him this year, being named to the College Sports Madness 2014 Preseason All-American Third Team.
February 10, 2014 Five Golden Eagles garner College Sports Madness Ohio Valley Preseason All-Conference honors While the preseason preparation for the 2014 season begins to wrap up as opening weekend approaches, honors and awards are still flowing in for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as five Golden Eagles were named to the College Sports Madness 2014 Ohio Valley Preseason All-Conference Teams.
February 7, 2014 Tech tabbed top team in OVC preseason vote, six named to preseason team Just one more week separates the Tennessee Tech baseball team and the hunt for another Ohio Valley Conference Championship, and the anticipation is beginning to mount.
January 14, 2014 No. 36 Golden Eagles to host three NCAA Tournament teams in 2014 A tough road lies ahead for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the it looks to mimic last year's program record 40 wins. The 36th ranked Golden Eagles unveiled their 2014 regular season schedule and among the highlights include four games against major conference opponents and seven contests against teams that competed in last year's NCAA Tournament.
January 8, 2014 Stephens collects second preseason All-America honor It's been an impressive preseason so far for the Tennessee Tech baseball team with both high rankings and significant honors slowly becoming the norm for the program. The Golden Eagles now boast another distinction as senior Zach Stephens has earned Preseason All-America Third-Team honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
January 6, 2014 Golden Eagle Baseball School's High School Elite Camp set for January 25 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Despite recent inclement weather, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will still be hosting its annual High School Elite Camp for grades 9-12 on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 as planned.
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 29, 2013 Collegiate Baseball Newspaper ranks Tennessee Tech No. 36 in preseason poll Anticipation for the 2014 Tennessee Tech baseball season is really starting to gain momentum as 2013 gets ready to close. The newest Golden Eagle club is starting to catch the eyes of the nation, earning a No. 36 overall preseason ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
December 28, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team to hold Indoor Camp in January and February For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will offer its Golden Eagle Baseball School Indoor League camp beginning in January. The camp is set to run every Monday night from Jan. 6 through Feb. 24.
December 27, 2013 Stephens garners NCBWA Preseason All-America Second-Team honors Fans of the Tennessee Tech baseball team have one more reason to get excited for the 2014 season as senior first baseman Zach Stephens was named Preseason All-America Second Team by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
December 14, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team announces first signees of 2015 With still two months away before the start of the 2014 season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has already done heavy work for life after this year. Head coach Matt Bragga has announced the early signees of the Class of 2015.
December 10, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team accepts 2013 championship rings Members of the 2013 Tennessee Tech baseball team were recognized recently when they were awarded championship rings for capturing the OVC title. The ceremony took place at halftime of a basketball game in Eblen Center.
October 15, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team to host Alumni Event Saturday, Oct. 26 The Tennessee Tech baseball team is joining this year's Homecoming festivities, hosting its annual alumni event on Saturday, Oct. 26 beginning at 10 a.m. CDT at Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
October 13, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team releases fall intrasquad scrimmage schedule The Tennessee Tech baseball team has announced its schedule of fall intrasquad scrimmages, encouraging all Golden Eagle fans to attend when they can and catch a glimpse of this year's team.
October 9, 2013 Tech baseball team volunteers at Prescott South Middle School Mega Sports Day The Tennessee Tech baseball team was active in the community once again over the weekend, volunteering the Prescott South Middle School Mega Sports Day.
September 26, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team plays host to scouts of Major League Baseball Representing 13 of the 30 clubs of Major League Baseball, several scouts were on had at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Thursday afternoon for the Tenneessee Tech baseball team's annual Pro Scout Day.
September 23, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team unveils 19 in Class of 2014 Fresh off its first 40-win season in program history and an Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has announced its 2014 signing class. Nineteen players will join the reigning OVC champs.
June 21, 2013 Starts today: Golden Eagle Baseball School hosts team camp The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle Baseball School hosts a team camp in Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex, beginning today.
August 27, 2013 Tennessee Tech athletics helps welcome new freshmen during color run The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team, along with the volleyball and baseball teams, helped douse TTU freshmen with purple and gold paint during the Week of Welcome Purple Mile color run on Sunday.
August 16, 2013 Miles, Stephens named All-Americans by CollegeBaseballInsider.com and Louisville Slugger It's always fun to reflect and look back at success, really unravel in the joyous memories that often associate with those fleeting moments of pure victory. With the new school year fast approaching, CollegeBaseballInsider.com has provided a great opportunity for Golden Eagle baseball fans to do just that.
August 4, 2013 Former Golden Eagle Ruehling plays role in Jackie Robinson movie "42" Tennessee Tech Hall of Fame baseball coach David Mays moved Jamie Ruehling from second to third base, and the switch paid off..eventually. The former Golden Eagle walk-on grabbed the role of Dodger third baseman Spider Jorgenson in the recent Jackie Robinson movie "42"
July 21, 2013 Tristan Archer named as Tech Athletics 2013 Man of the Year Senior Tristan Archer has been selected as Tenndssee Tech Athletics Man of the Year for 2012-13. The right-handed pitcher from Kingsport, Tenn., was chosen from among a field of nine finalists.
Golden Eagle Baseball School to hold youth camp The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle Baseball School will host a youth camp beginning Monday, July 15 in Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
July 1, 2013 Boys of Summer: Midseason update With the drafting of former Tennessee Tech pitcher Tristan Archer, the Golden Eagle baseball team now boasts seven former players in Major League Baseball. Several have shown much success this season while others are just starting to heat up.
June 8, 2013 Archer to Milwaukee Brewers in 21st round of 2013 MLB Draft After cementing himself as one of the best pitchers in Tennessee Tech history, Tristan Archer will now look to make a name for himself at the professional level after being drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 21st round of the 2013 MLB Draft.
May 30, 2013 College Sports Madness names six Golden Eagles all-OVC Even though the 2013 season has come to an end for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, there is still much that awaits this Golden Eagle squad as post season awards from around the country are still being awarded.
May 29, 2013 Golden Eagle Baseball School summer camps open The Tennessee Tech baseball team is back at it again, offering more of its renowned Golden Eagle Baseball School camps. This time, it's the GEBS summer camps that are creeping up and it's time to register for a summer of fun.
May 25, 2013 Golden Eagles' tournament comes to an end with 6-4 loss to Colonels JACKSON, Tenn. - As the saying goes, all great things must come to an end. That much is true for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as its record-breaking attempt at a tournament title ended Saturday afternoon with a 6-4 loss to Eastern Kentucky at the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference baseball tournament.
May 24, 2013 Golden Eagles fall 6-2 to Austin Peay, face EKU in elimination game Saturday JACKSON, Tenn. - The Austin Peay Governors proved just why they have been ranked in several polls over the past weeks, defeating the Tennessee Tech baseball team 6-2 in the third round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Friday evening.
May 23, 2013 Milestone Madness: Several Tech records fall as Golden Eagles advance in OVC Tournament JACKSON, Tenn. – With a 5-1 win over Southeast Missouri in the second round of the Ohio Valley Conference baseball tournament, the Tennessee Tech baseball team did more than just advance to Day 3 to play Austin Peay. The Golden Eagles set a new standard for Tech baseball.
May 23, 2013 No. 1 seeded Golden Eagles begin quest for NCAA Regional at OVC Tournament JACKSON, Tenn. – The Road to Omaha starts here. That is a verifiable fact as the Tennessee Tech baseball team gets ready for its 15th Ohio Valley Conference Tournament appearance, searching for its fourth OVC tourney title and the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Regionals
May 21, 2013 Eight Golden Eagle players claim OVC honors; Bragga named OVC Coach of the Year While the 2013 season still isn’t over for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, several members of the Golden Eagle squad have been honored for their spectacular play during the regular season as the Ohio Valley Conference announced their post season awards Tuesday evening.
May 21, 2013 Hess named Collegiate Baseball newspaper Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week For those who needed proof of just how dominant sophomore David Hess was on the mound over the weekend, look no further as the righty earned Collegiate Baseball newspaper Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honors.
May 20, 2013 Fans, friends invited to Hospitality Tent during Tech games at OVC Tournament Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the games at the OVC Baseball Tournament in Jackson, Tenn., later this week are invited to a hospitality tent, hosted by Tech Athletics, at The Ballpark in Jackson.
May 20, 2013 Hess collects first adidas OVC Pitcher of the Week honors Just when he was needed most, sophomore David Hess came through in the clutch for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, helping the Golden Eagles clinch at least a share of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season title.
May 18, 2013 Golden Eagles honor seniors and alumni in regular season finale After a marathon 54-game stretch, the regular season has finally come to a close for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, marking the end of an impressive era for the 2013 senior class at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
May 17, 2013 OVC CHAMPS: Golden Eagles grab eighth regular season title with 14-6 win over Belmont Ohio Valley Conference regular season champions. Is there a better way to summarize the 2013 Tennessee Tech baseball team? I think not. The Golden Eagles, behind a relentless offensive attack and clutch pitching, can now hold that title proudly after dismantling Belmont, 14-6, Friday afternoon.
May 17, 2013 Golden Eagle senior class to wrap up careers Saturday against Belmont The Tennessee Tech baseball team will honor its senior class Saturday prior to the regular season finale against Belmont in Bush Stadium. The game is scheduled to start at 2 p.m.
May 16, 2013 Golden Eagles clinch share of OVC crown off arm of Hess, bat of Miles A golden performance on the mound by sophomore David Hess and clutch moment at the plate by junior Daniel Miles led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to clinch a share of its eighth Ohio Valley Conference regular season title with an 8-5 win over the Belmont Bruins Thursday evening.
May 16, 2013 Golden Eagles host Belmont in regular season finale to decide OVC crown Fill the Quill. That's the headline for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as it heads into its most important series of the season this weekend, hosting Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont in a three-game set to decide the regular season champion.
May 15, 2013 Championship series to be broadcast free on OVC Digital Network The Tennessee Tech baseball team faces its most crucial series of the season this weekend, hosting Belmont to determine the Ohio Valley Conference championship. Fans who cannot attend in person will still be able to enjoy the sights and sounds of the game live and free on OVCDigitalNetwork.com.
May 14, 2013 Golden Eagles rally in the eighth to down in-state rival Lipscomb, 10-9 There aren't many things that the Tennessee Tech baseball team doesn't know how to do. The Golden Eagles can hit, they can pitch, and they play defense with the best of them. It seems these days the only thing they don't know how do to is give up. And that was proven once again Tuesday evening.
May 14, 2013 The best is yet to come: Honors and awards follow 2013 TTU baseball team It's been a whirlwind of a season for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, full of record-breaking performances, emotional moments, signature wins, and plenty of awards and recognition to go around.
May 13, 2013 Golden Eagles host Lipscomb in final non-conference regular season contest Momentum is sure to be a key for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as it heads into the final week of the 2013 regular season. The Golden Eagles will host Lipscomb in a rematch of February's match-up in Nashville that saw the Bisons defeat Tech 12-1.
May 12, 2013 Golden Eagles finish sweep of SEMO, stay atop OVC standings CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – For the seventh time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team wrapped up a series without dropping a contest to its opponent. The Golden Eagles defeated Southeast Missouri Sunday afternoon, 5-1, to finish their most recent sweep after beating the Redhawks on both Friday and Saturday as well.
May 11, 2013 Huge fifth inning leads Golden Eagles to 11-6 win over Redhawks CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – It took a little bit longer for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to get going Saturday evening than it did in game one, but the Golden Eagle offense indeed showed up against Southeast Missouri , scoring nine runs in the fifth innings on its way to an 11-6 win.
May 10, 2013 Golden Eagles roll with 16-1 win over OVC foe Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - An offensive onslaught and a great pitching performance led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to an impressive 16-1 win over Ohio Valley Conference foe Southeast Missouri Friday evening. The win kept the Golden Eagles in sole possession of first place in the OVC.
May 10, 2013 Parris named to 2013 Johnny Bench Award watch list Chalk up another honor for a member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team. Junior catcher Jordan Parris has been named to the official watch list for the 2013 Johnny Bench Award presented by BaseballSavings.com.
May 9, 2013 Golden Eagles look to stay atop OVC with final road series of season With a place in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament already clinched, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will set its sights next on grabbing the top spot in the tournament with just six games left in league play.
May 4, 2013 Golden Eagles handed 6-1 loss at the hands of Western Carolina CULLOWHEE, N.C. - For just the second time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team was handed a series loss, falling to Western Carolina Saturday afternoon, 6-1. The Golden Eagles move to 33-14 on the season and will not return to the diamond until Friday, May 10.
May 3, 2013 Western Carolina uses clutch hitting to take down Golden Eagles in Cullowhee CULLOWHEE, N.C. - A late-game comeback attempt was too little too late for the Tennessee Tech baseball time on Friday evening as the Western Carolina Catamounts defeated the Golden Eagles behind a strong offensive performance.
May 3, 2013 Golden Eagles hit the road for final road stretch of season Off the heels of a perfect 5-0 homestand, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will hit the road for its final road stretch of the season, playing five games away from Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express baseball complex over the next two weeks.
May 1, 2013 Golden Eagles smack three home runs in 10-6 win over East Tennessee State There was no way. There was just no way the Golden Eagles were going to let the East Tennessee State Buccaneers shut them out for a second time this season. The Tennessee Tech baseball team made sure of it, defeating the Bucs, 10-6, Wednesday evening.
May 1, 2013 Tonight's baseball game to be streamed for free Fans worldwide can enjoy the sights and sounds of tonight's Tennessee Tech baseball game on OVCDigitalNetwork.com. The pregame show starts at 5:55 CDT and first pitch is at 6.
April 30, 2013 Golden Eagles begin OVC bye week with home tilt against East Tennessee State The time has finally come for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to take a week off from Ohio Valley Conference play, something that each team in the league does each season. Tech will still play a tough non-conference slate, however, beginning with East Tennessee State on Wednesday.
April 30, 2013 College Sports Madness tabs Stephens as OVC Player of the Week Another day, another honor. That's how the 2013 season seems to be going for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as junior Zach Stephens earned his second Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week award of the week, this time from College Sports Madness.
April 29, 2013 Stephens tabbed adidas OVC Player of the Week after clutch performance Just one day after providing the Tennessee Tech baseball team with clutch, late-game heroics against Murray State, junior Zach Stephens was rewarded for his performance by being selected as the adidas Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week.
April 28, 2013 Frazier's, Stephens' late game heroics lead Tech to walk-off win over Murray State It was an emotional day for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles used late home runs from Evan Frazier, Zach Stephens, and Daniel Miles to rally from a five-run deficit to take down Murray State, 10-6, in 10 innings.
April 27, 2013 Golden Eagles walk off, win 10-inning thriller over Murray State A six-hour rain delay and eighth-inning rally by Murray State weren't enough to prevent the Tennessee Tech baseball team from collecting its 31st win of the season Saturday evening as the Golden Eagles defeated the Thoroughbreds, 10-9, in 10 innings.
April 26, 2013 Golden Eagles take down Murray State behind stellar performance by Archer With the Tennessee Tech baseball team looking to make a statement after losing its first series of the season last weekend, senior Tristan Archer lived up to his title as the Golden Eagle ace, throwing 8.2 innings of two-hit ball to lead Tech to a 4-1 win over rival Murray State.
April 25, 2013 Golden Eagles to host rival Murray State in three-game series With just three more series left in Ohio Valley Conference play, the Tennessee Tech baseball team knows each contest grows with importance as the Golden Eagles look to capture its first regular season championship since 2010.
April 24, 2013 Lucio named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year Mid-Season Watch List COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Yet another member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team finds himself among the nation's best as sophomore Seth Lucio has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Mid-Season Watch List.
April 23, 2013 Golden Eagles drop Bulldogs 12-5 behind offensive onslaught Every starter collected a hit and Andy Williams picked up his first win of the season as the Tennessee Tech baseball team used consistent scoring to defeat Alabama A&M 12-5 Tuesday evening.
April 23, 2013 Bosheers named to Brooks Wallace Shortstop of Year Award Watch List LUBBOCK, Texas - With just under 15 games left in the regular season for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, national awards committees are hot on the look out for players all over the country that have proven to be the very best among their peers.
April 22, 2013 Golden Eagles back in Cookeville for home game against Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team is returns home after a four-game stint on the road for a Tuesday night contest against Alabama A&M. The Golden Eagles defeated the Bulldogs earlier this season, 8-6, and will look to do it again in Tuesday's 6 p.m. CDT game.
April 22, 2013 Honea, Miles receive adidas OVC Pitcher of the Week, Player of Week honors Awards are starting to pile up for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as not one, but two Golden Eagles received all-Ohio Valley Conference honors Monday afternoon. It marked the fourth consecutive week a Tech player was honored by the league.
April 21, 2013 Honea leads Golden Eagles to 4-0 shutout over Jacksonville State JACKSONVILLE, Ala. - Just when the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed it most, sophomore Jacob Honea delivered, tossing 8.1 innings of shutout ball Sunday afternoon to lead the Golden Eagles to 4-0 win over the Gamecocks.
April 20, 2013 Jax State hands Golden Eagles first series loss of the season JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Jacksonville State proved how important home field advantage can be Saturday afternoon, handing the Tennessee Tech baseball team its first series loss of the season. The Golden Eagles fell to the Gamecocks 7-5.
April 19, 2013 Gamecocks squeak by Golden Eagles in 6-5 battle JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – A quick lead and two comeback attempts just weren’t quite enough Friday evening, as the Tennessee Tech baseball fell to Jacksonville State, 6-5, in the first of a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series.
April 18, 2013 Golden Eagles poised for big OVC showdown at Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech baseball team is flying high entering this weekend's Ohio Valley Conference match-up with Jacksonville State, coming off the biggest win in program history after defeating No. 2 Vanderbilt in Nashville Tuesday evening.
April 16, 2013 Golden Eagles soar in upset win over No. 2 Vanderbilt NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Clinging to a one-run lead with the bases loaded against No. 2 ranked Vanderbilt, the Tennessee Tech baseball team put a cap on the biggest victory in program history in the most appropriate fashion, turning a 4-6-3 double play to down the Commodores, 10-9.
April 15, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team primed for meeting with No. 2 Vanderbilt Defense wins championships. While this saying commonly is associated with the sport of football, it may be better put to use in reference to the 2013 Tennessee Tech baseball team which is in the hunt for an Ohio Valley Conference title due to stellar defensive play.
April 15, 2013 Twice as nice: Thomasson earns second adidas OVC Player of the Week honors For the third consecutive week, a member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team put up numbers so good, that the Ohio Valley Conference had no choice but to recognize them for their performance. Junior Brandon Thomasson earned the honors this week, receiving adidas OVC Player of the Week honors for the second time this season.
April 14, 2013 Golden Eagles rally three times, complete sweep of Eastern Illinois As the saying goes, all good things come in threes. The Tennessee Tech baseball team proved that Sunday afternoon, rallying on three separate occasions to win its series-sweeping third game against Eastern Illinois, 6-5.
April 13, 2013 Cookeville native Spurgeon leads Golden Eagles to 5-2 win in first home start Cookeville native Ross Spurgeon earned a special win on Saturday afternoon, earning the victory for the Tennessee Tech baseball team in his first career start at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
April 12, 2013 Golden Eagle bats red hot in 20-5 win over Eastern Illinois Juniors Zach Stephens and Brandon Thomasson combined for 10 RBI and senior ace Tristan Archer tossed five solid innings as the Tennessee Tech baseball team took down the visiting Eastern Illinois Panthers 20-5 Friday evening.
April 9, 2013 Boys of Summer: Former Golden Eagles off to hot starts to 2013 Several former Tennessee Tech baseball players made the most of their chances during the 2012 season and have gotten off to hot starts in the 2013 campaign. Many of the former Golden Eagles earned offseason promotions and some even spent time in big league camp.
April 11, 2013 Golden Eagles back home for three-game series against Eastern Illinois As the Tennessee Tech baseball team returns home from a five-game road swing, there is a slightly bigger picture to its three-game home series against Ohio Valley Conference opponent Eastern Illinois this weekend.
April 10, 2013 Miles named CollegeBaseballInsider.com National Player of the Week Chalk up another award for Tennessee Tech third baseman Daniel Miles. The junior infielder collected his third honor of the week Wednesday afternoon, being named CollegeBaseballInsider.com Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week.
April 9, 2013 Blue Raiders come from behind, down Golden Eagles 12-9 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - As the saying goes, history has a way of repeating itself. Unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, that's precisely what occurred Tuesday evening as the Golden Eagles fell to the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 12-9.
April 9, 2013 Miles earns Collegiate Baseball newspaper National Player of the Week honors The awards are starting to pile up for Tennessee Tech third baseman Daniel Miles as the junior nabbed Collegiate Baseball newspaper Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honors for his performance over the past week.
April 8, 2013 Tech to wrap up road trip at in-state rival Middle Tennessee While revenge isn't necesarrily what the Tennessee Tech baseball team has in mind for Tuesday's contest at Middle Tennessee, the Golden Eagles will certainly be looking for a different result following this season's earlier match-up with the Blue Raiders, a 9-7 loss that saw Tech surrender a six-run lead over the final seven innings of the game.
April 8, 2013 I can see for Miles and Miles: Miles tabbed adidas OVC Player of the Week After helping the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a huge series win over Ohio Valley Conference rival Austin Peay and putting up career-numbers over the weekend, junior Daniel Miles has been rewarded for his efforts, being named adidas OVC Player of the Week.
April 7, 2013 Golden Eagles win ninth series of the season, beat Austin Peay 12-4 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - For the second straight game, the bats were awake and dealing for the Tennessee Tech baseball team. The Golden Eagles won its ninth straight series of the season Sunday afternoon, defeating Austin Peay 12-4 and grabbing sole possession of second place in the Ohio Valley Conference.
April 6, 2013 Miles above the rest: Miles' record day lifts Tech over Austin Peay, 10-7 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - With his team trailing by two and in need of a win following three consecutive losses, Tennessee Tech third baseman Daniel Miles came through in one of the biggest ways imaginable, clubbing three home runs in three straight innings to lead the Golden Eagle baseball team over Austin Peay, 10-7.
April 5, 2013 Golden Eagle comeback bid falls short as Austin Peay takes game one, 7-3 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - For the first time since opening day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team's ace Tristan Archer found himself on the losing end of a contest as the Golden Eagles scored too little too late while falling at Austin Peay Friday night, 7-3.
April 5, 2013 Golden Eagles continue road trip with battle of the best at Austin Peay A fantastic pitching match-up. A battle for supremacy in the Ohio Valley Conference. Two long series winning streaks. There's a lot at stake for the Golden Eagles heading into this weekend's series at Austin Peay.
April 2, 2013 Golden Eagle bats cooled by clutch ETSU pitching JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - For the first time in 33 games, the Tennessee Tech baseball team finds itself on the losing end of a shutout, falling to East Tennessee State Tuesday evening, 3-0 in Johnson City.
April 1, 2013 Leading off...ETSU: Golden Eagles to begin five-game road swing Contrary to popular belief, the Tennessee Tech baseball team does indeed play road games, evidenced by its upcoming five-game road trip. The Golden Eagles will venture out Tuesday evening for a contest at in-state rival East Tennessee State.
April 1, 2013 Right on target: Archer earns adidas OVC Pitcher of the Week honors The Tennessee Tech baseball team has had its share of the spotlight this season -- tying the program record for consecutive wins, holding the nation's longest winning streak of 14 games, and getting off to the best start in program history. Monday, the spotlight shines on senior Tristan Archer.
March 30, 2013 Golden Eagle streak ends at 14 as Tech splits pair with SIUE The longest active winning streak in Division I baseball came to an end Saturday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech baseball team, winners of 14 straight, lost the back end of a doubleheader against OVC foe SIU Edwardsville.
March 29, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team postpones Friday's contest, to play doubleheader Saturday Poor weather and field conditions have led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to postpone Friday night's Ohio Valley Conference game against SIU Edwardsville until Saturday at 11:30 a.m. CDT. The two opponents were scheduled to face-off at 6 p.m.
March 28, 2013 Bulls-Eye! Archer leads Golden Eagles to 13th straight with complete game shutout A career-performance on the mound and some late game heroics were dead on target Thursday night as the Tennessee Tech baseball team won its Division I-leading 13th consecutive game in walk-off fashion over the visiting SIUE Cougars, 1-0.
March 28, 2013 Thursday and Friday games can be viewed on OVC Digital Network The weather will be perfect for a night at the ol' ballpark when Tennessee Tech hosts SIUE, so the best place to be is in the stands. But, for fans and family who cannot be here, watch the games Thursday and Friday on the OVC Digital Network.
March 28, 2013 Golden Eagles to test nation's best 12-game winning streak against SIUE Looking to extend its Division I-leading 12-game winning streak, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will play host to Ohio Valley Conference foe SIU Edwardsville in a three game set beginning Thursday at 6 p.m. CDT.
March 26, 2013 Can't touch this: Golden Eagles stretch streak to a Division I best 12 Neither a cancellation nor frigid weather can stop the red hot Tennessee Tech baseball team, winners of 12 consecutive games after eeking out a 1-0 shutout over Maryville (Tenn.) Tuesday afternoon. The win put the Golden Eagles into sole possession of the longest active win streak in the nation.
March 26, 2013 Game at Tennessee cancelled, Tech to host Maryville College at 4 p.m. There's a new test taker on the docket for the nation's longest winning streak as the Tennessee Tech baseball team will play Maryville College today at 4 p.m CDT. Tech's regularly scheduled contest at Tennessee was cancelled due to to poor weather and field conditions.
March 26, 2013 Golden Eagles look to extend streak to 12 with contest at SEC foe Tennessee The nation's longest winning streak will be put to the test Tuesday night, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team, winners of 11 straight, travel to Knoxville to take on the University of Tennessee.
March 24, 2013 Stephens paces Golden Eagles to series sweep of UT Martin, 11th straight MARTIN, Tenn. - Even trailing for the first time in five games couldn't break the focus that has consumed the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles won a rain-shortened Ohio Valley Conference game over UT Martin for their 11th consecutive victory Sunday afternoon.
March 23, 2013 Perfect 10: Golden Eagles win 10th straight, top UT Martin 13-8 MARTIN, Tenn. - An eight-run first inning set the tone for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles won their 10th consecutive game and seventh straight series with a 13-8 victory over in-state rival UT Martin Saturday afternoon.
March 22, 2013 Arch Madness: Tech wins ninth straight behind senior ace Archer MARTIN, Tenn. - For the ninth consecutive contest, the Tennessee Tech baseball team found itself on top of its opponent, taking down Ohio Valley Conference and in-state foe UT Martin, 3-1, on the road Friday evening.
March 22, 2013 Golden Eagles head to Martin looking for ninth straight victory An eight game streak is on the line for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles look for its ninth consecutive victory Friday afternoon when they head to Martin, Tenn. to take on the Skyhawks of UT Martin.
March 20, 2013 Eight is great: Golden Eagles take eighth straight with 9-4 win over Berea The streak continues. That much can be said as the Tennessee Tech baseball team won its eighth consecutive contest Wednesday afternoon, defeating the Berea Mountaineers, 9-4.
March 19, 2013 Golden Eagles make it seven straight, down Bulldogs 8-6 in Huntsville HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A huge first inning set the tone for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles won their seventh consecutive game with an 8-6 victory over Alabama A&M in Huntsville.
March 18, 2013 Golden Eagles look to extend streak with two mid-week games Can they make it seven in a row? How about eight? These are the inquiries surrounding the Tennessee Tech baseball team as it prepares for a road contest at Alabama A&M Tuesday afternoon and a home tilt against Berea Wednesday afternoon.
March 17, 2013 Golden Eagles complete series sweep of Morehead State with 5-2 win Jacob Honea struck out a career-high 10 batters as the Tennessee Tech baseball team completed a series sweep of Morehead State with a 5-2 victory Sunday afternoon.
March 16, 2013 Golden Eagles soar back from 3-run deficit, down Morehead 11-5 A three-run Morehead State lead proved to be no match for the hot bats of the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles used three home runs and 17 total hits to down the Eagles, 11-5.
March 15, 2013 Hot bats give Golden Eagles 11-4 OVC win over Morehead State Three straight innings with three runs apiece proved to be more than enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to earn its third Ohio Valley Conference win Friday night, an 11-4 victory over Morehead State.
March 15, 2013 Golden Eagle Sports Network to webstream select baseball and softball games Since the launch of OVCDigitalNetwork.com in August, the Golden Eagle Sports Network has produced broadcasts of several Tennessee Tech sports. Now, for the first time, Tech fans will be able to enjoy the sights and sounds of select TTU baseball and softball games for free.
March 15, 2013 WEAR GREEN and other baseball promotions announced for March GOT GREEN? We certainly hope you do. All fans who show up to tonight's baseball game against Morehead State wearing green will receive a special prize in celebration of St. Patrick's Day Weekend.
March 15, 2013 Golden Eagles look for sixth straight series with visit from Morehead State League play has finally made its way to Cookeville as the Tennessee Tech baseball team will host its first Ohio Valley Conference opponent of the season this weekend, welcoming Morehead State for a three-game set beginning Friday.
March 13, 2013 Lights-out pitching leads Golden Eagles to 7-1 win over NKU Five pitchers combined for a three-hitter and Dylan Bosheers drove in three runs as the Tennessee Tech baseball team clinched its fifth series of the season with a 7-1 victory over Northern Kentucky Wednesday afternoon.
March 12, 2013 Golden Eagles surge past Northern Kentucky with huge eighth inning Not even a 40-minute power outage couldn't keep the Tennessee Tech baseball team from winning its ninth game of the season as the Golden Eagles overcame the delay to erupt for eight runs in the bottom of the eighth inning and down Northern Kentucky ,13-2, Tuesday evening.
March 11, 2013 Tech welcomes Northern Kentucky for first-ever meeting Can they make it five in a row? That's the question facing the Tennessee Tech baseball team as it returns home for a two-game set against Northern Kentucky, Tuesday and Wednesday.
March 10, 2013 Golden Eagles hold on late for 5-4 win over Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. - Zach Stephens went 3-for-3 and Seth Lucio pitched 5.1 innings in relief for his second win of the season as the Tennessee Tech baseball team took down the Eastern Kentucky Colonels, 5-4, to win its fourth series of the 2013 season.
March 9, 2013 Home runs sink Golden Eagles in 18-7 loss to Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – The long ball, usually a great ally of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, took a different side Saturday afternoon as the Eastern Kentucky Colonels used four home runs to take down the Golden Eagles, 18-7.
March 8, 2013 Archer gem guides Golden Eagles to 5-1 win in OVC opener Tristan Archer pitched a complete game and Daniel Miles homered in his second straight contest as the Tennessee Tech baseball team opened up Ohio Valley Conference play with a 5-1 road victory at Eastern Kentucky.
March 7, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team to open OVC play at EKU with three-game set The 2013 OVC baseball slate will kick off this weekend as the Tennessee Tech baseball team opens its league schedule with a three-game series at Eastern Kentucky.
March 6, 2013 Golden Eagle comeback bid halted by Michigan State With two outs in the bottom of the ninth and Michigan State clinging to a three-run lead, all looked to be over for the Tennessee Tech baseball team until junior Daniel Miles blasted a solo shot over the left field wall.
March 5, 2013 Tuesday's game versus Michigan State cancelled Poor weather and field conditions have led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to cancel Tuesday's game against Michigan State. The two opponents were scheduled to face-off at 3 p.m. CST.
March 5, 2013 Tech preps for second Big Ten opponent as Michigan State visits Cookeville For the second time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will host a Big Ten opponent when Michigan State comes to town for a two-games series on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Golden Eagles will meet the Spartans for the first time in program history.
March 2, 2013 Tech wins suspended game, final contest against BGSU cancelled After weather forced Game Two against Bowling Green to be suspended in the seventh inning, the Tennessee Tech baseball team earned an 8-5 win Sunday morning following the cancellation of the continuation and Game 3 due to weather.
March 2, 2013 Today's starting time has been moved to 3 p.m. The starting time for the second game of the series with Bowling Green has been moved. Saturday's game, originally set for a noon start, will be delayed until 3 p.m. Weather has forced the delay.
March 1, 2013 10-4 good buddy: Tech opens series with win The offense produced a great team effort and senior ace Tristan Archer backed it with a strong pitching performance as the Tennessee Tech baseball team took down the Bowling Green Falcons 10-4 in the first of a three game series.
February 27, 2013 Bowling Green comes to Cookeville for three-game weekend series Looking for it's third series win in as many attempts, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will host the Falcons of Bowling Green this weekend, beginning the three-game set with a 3 p.m. contest on Friday.
February 26, 2013 Middle Tennessee rallies, sneaks past Tech, 9-7 With a 7-1 lead after two innings of play, the Tennessee Tech baseball team looked well on its way to a win over in-state rival Middle Tennessee. The Blue Raiders had other plans, however, and battled all the way back to claim a 9-7 victory Tuesday night.
February 25, 2013 Thomasson garners first adidas OVC Player of the Week honors Coming as no surprise, Tennessee Tech baseball player Brandon Thomasson was named adidas® OVC Player of the Week Monday. The junior designated hitter left voters little choice...
February 25, 2013 Golden Eagles host long-time rival Middle Tennessee Tuesday One of Tennessee Tech's longest running and fiercest rivals on the baseball diamond, the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders will visit Tuesday for a 3 p.m. contest against coach Matt Bragga's Golden Eagles. Admission is free.
February 24, 2013 Golden Eagles walk-off with 10-9 win over Niagara in 11 innings Trailing 8-3 in the sixth inning, all looked bleak for the Tennessee Tech baseball team. The Golden Eagles never gave in, however, capping a five-run comeback with a bases loaded walk in the bottom of the 11th inning to defeat Niagara 10-9.
February 23, 2013 Golden Eagles roll behind bat of Thomasson, arm of Hess Brandon Thomasson hit two home runs and David Hess struck out eight batters as the Tennessee Tech baseball team cruised to a 9-0 victory over the Niagara Purple Eagles Saturday afternoon.
February 22, 2013 Niagara wins pitcher's duel, beats Golden Eagles in extras, 4-2 Friday afternoon turned into a pitcher's duel for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the starters for both the Golden Eagles and Purple Eagles pitched at least eight innings in a 4-2, 10-inning win for Niagara.
February 22, 2013 Golden Eagles look to rebound in three-game series against Niagara As the second weekend of play approaches, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is looking to rebound from a tough 12-1 road loss to Lipscomb Tuesday evening when it hosts the Niagara Purple Eagles in a three-game set beginning Friday.
February 21, 2013 Save the dates: Alumni events planned for four Tech teams Former Golden Eagle baseball, softball, soccer and football players are being invited back to campus in the next couple of months as Tennessee Tech hosts alumni activities for each of those sports.
February 19, 2013 Bisons use big inning to down Golden Eagles, 12-1 NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Lipscomb Bisons proved baseball is a game where anything can happen Tuesday evening, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team played eight strong innings but still fell to the Nashville squad, 12-1.
February 18, 2013 Golden Eagles set for first road game of 2013 at Lipscomb On the heels of a greatly successful opening weekend, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will hit the road for a single contest in Nashville against the Lipscomb Bisons on Tuesday.
February 18, 2013 Stephens named to several CollegeBaseballInsider.com preseason titles Junior first baseman Zach Stephens continues to wrack up preseason awards, garnering a number of honors from CollegeBaseballInsider.com in its recent preseason OVC predictions and national awards.
February 17, 2013 Golden Eagles walk-off against Illini, take weekend series 2-1 In a game that featured three lead changes and a tie heading into the ninth inning, the Tennessee Tech baseball team emerged victorious, defeating the Illinois Fighting Illini 7-6 in walk-off fashion with a home run by junior designated hitter Brandon Thomasson.
February 16, 2013 Golden Eagles rally, take down Big Ten foe Illinois, 6-5 Not even the weather could stop the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles came back from two runs down to defeat the Illinois Fighting Illini of the Big Ten Conference, 6-5.
February 15, 2013 Illinois downs Tech in season opener despite 11 TTU hits Despite chilly and wet weather, there was a great atmosphere for the Tennessee Tech baseball team on Opening Day Friday, as more than 400 fans gathered to see the Golden Eagles kick off the 2013 season against Illinois.
February 15, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball set for Opening Weekend, Big Ten foe Illinois The Tennessee Tech baseball teams gets the 2013 season underway this weekend, hosting a three-game series against Illinois, one of two Big Ten opponents scheduled to visit Cookeville this spring. Admission is free.
February 11, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team looks forward to 2013 opening day With just days to go before opening day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is working hard to get into mid-season form early to try and prove the Ohio Valley Conference wrong about its preseason predictions.
January 29, 2013 Three Golden Eagles named Preseason All-OVC by College Sports Madness Just three weeks until Opening Day of the 2013 Tennessee Tech baseball season, three members of the Golden Eagle squad have earned preseason all-OVC honors from College Sports Madness.
January 25, 2013 Golden Eagle High School Elite Camp still on schedule for Saturday morning Despite recent inclement weather, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will still be hosting its annual High School Elite Camp for grades 9-12 on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 as planned.
January 22, 2013 Golden Eagle Baseball School presents an Indoor Coach Pitch League The Tennessee Tech baseball team is back at it again, offering another of its renowned Golden Eagle Baseball School camps. The newest addition to the GEBS is an Indoor League, set to begin Feb. 4.
September 28, 2011 Getting to know Golden Eagle center fielder Austin Wulf Golden Eagle fans, take a moment to Get To Know TTU baseball player Austin Wulf, and see how well two teammates know him.
January 11, 2013 Big Ten opponents, in-state rivals highlight 2013 Tech baseball schedule If there’s one thing that fans of the Tennessee Tech baseball team have come to expect, it’s that the team faces a tough schedule, year-in and year-out. This year’s squad will not disappoint as the Golden Eagles revealed yet another beauty when they released their 2013 schedule.
December 13, 2012 Stephens named to NCBWA preseason all-America third-team Golden Eagle baseball fans can get ready for big things from first baseman Zach Stephens this season, or at least that's what the National Collegiate Baseball Writer's Association thinks, honoring the junior slugger as a preseason All-America third-team selection.
December 12, 2012 Boys of Summer: Two former Golden Eagles on the move Former Tennessee Tech baseball players Ryan Dennick and A.J. Kirby-Jones will represent different organizations next season, both relocating over the past month due to different circumstances for each guy.
November 29, 2012 Golden Eagle baseball hauls in 78th ranked recruiting class The Tennessee Tech baseball coaching staff has made an historic mark on the program by garnishing national attention for the team's 2013 recruiting class. The Golden Eagle class is ranked 78th according to Perfect Game.
November 12, 2012 Grey Team unloads nine runs to claim 2012 Purple & Gold Series Title The Grey Team completed a two-game comeback Thursday afternoon, defeating the Purple Team 9-5 in the decisive Game 5 of the Purple & Gold Series. The Grey team which trailed in the series 2-1, unloaded for a series-high nine runs to win the title.
November 7, 2012 Frazier, Grey Team shuts out Purple Team to force decisive Game 5 The Tennessee Tech Grey Team played its best baseball of the Purple and Gold Series Tuesday afternoon, shutting out the Purple team despite having its back to the wall the first elimination game of the series.
November 5, 2012 Tennessee Tech baseball team hosting advanced camp The Tennessee Tech baseball team will be hosting an advanced skills and drills camp for grades 6-8 beginning Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. Registration is still open.
November 5, 2012 Purple Team grabs 2-1 series lead behind arms of Taylor, Bryant The Purple Team squeaked by the Grey Team Sunday afternoon, securing a 2-1 lead in the Tennessee Tech Purple and Gold Series and putting the Grey Team on the brink of elimination.
November 1, 2012 Archer shuts down Gray Team in Purple and Gold Series Game 2 The Tennessee Tech baseball team held Game 2 of its Purple and Gold Series Thursday afternoon, a game that had several implications lying within it. Win, and the Purple Team would own a demanding 2-0 lead in the five game series. Lose, and it would be a whole new series.
November 1, 2012 Baseball team volunteers at Stevens Street Baptist Church The Tennessee Tech baseball team shared time and volunteered at the Stevens Street Baptist Church Family Fun Fall Fest Wednesday evening, in an effort to give back to the community and provide a fun time for the families who enjoyed the free event.
October 30, 2012 Purple team takes Game 1 of Purple and Gold Series 6-2 The Tennessee Tech baseball team played its first of a five-game mock "world series" Tuesday afternoon, with members of the Golden Eagle squad taking on each other following a Monday evening draft by the senior members of the team.
October 30, 2012 Golden Eagles holding annual Purple and Gold Series this week The Tennessee Tech baseball team played the first of a five-game mock "world series" Tuesday, pitting two intrasquad teams against each other in its annual Purple and Gold Series.
October 30, 2012 Golden Eagles launch new web site for Baseball School The Tennessee Tech baseball team has taken a large step toward streamlining its baseball school registration process, launching a new web site dedicated to informing potential participants about all the program has to offer.
October 11, 2012 Tennessee Tech baseball team to host Baseball School Team Camp The Tennessee Tech baseball coaching staff will hold a two-day, Baseball School Team Camp this weekend, open to high school and "travel" teams. The camp will be held Saturday and Sunday at Howell Bush Stadium in the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
October 5, 2012 2013 OVC Baseball Championship to Return to Pringles Park The Ohio Valley Conference announced on Friday a one-year extension to its deal to hold its annual baseball championship at Pringles Park in Jackson, Tenn.
Golden Eagle baseball team takes part at Prescott South Middle School The Tennessee Tech baseball team took part in Positive Encouragement Day at Prescott South Middle School last Friday, talking to those students who earned the chance to meet the players with excellence both in and out of the classroom.
September 28, 2012 Tennessee Tech baseball team draws MLB interest with Pro Scout Night The Golden Eagle baseball team held its annual Pro Scout Night Thursday evening, hosting a slew of Major League Baseball scouts. Representing 15 of the 30 major league baseball clubs, scouts put the Tech players through a variety of drills during the event.
September 25, 2012 Tennessee Tech baseball team adds 15 in strong class of 2013 Another season, another great recruiting class for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as head coach Matt Bragga, along with assistant and recruiting coordinator Brandon Turner, have put together one of the most promising groups of newcomers in the Bragga era.
September 20, 2012 Golden Eagles baseball team to hold tryouts for Tech students The Tennessee Tech baseball team will hold its annual open tryouts for currently enrolled Tech students on Monday, Sept. 24, at 3 p.m. CT at the baseball complex.
September 11, 2012 Tennessee Tech baseball rounds out coaching staff with Medley, Church The Tennessee Tech baseball team welcomed two new members to its coaching staff recently, bringing along former collegiate pitchers Kyle Medley (Belhaven University) and Cody Church (Lincoln Memorial University).
September 10, 2012 Boys of Summer: Former Golden Eagles heat up as seasons come to an end Former Tennessee Tech baseball player Adam Liberatore made his presence felt over the final month of the regular season for the Durham Bulls. He may have to wait for a big league audition, but the wait should be well worth it for the Tampa Bay Rays, who boast one of baseball's best pitching staffs.
August 22, 2012 Golden Eagle baseball to host fall Elite Baseball Camp Over the next few weeks, Tennessee Tech’s baseball staff will host the Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp, a pair of one-day events that is designed for the serious ball player between the ages of 16 and 18.
August 6, 2012 Boys of Summer: Several former Golden Eagles earn promotions Former Tennessee Tech baseball player Stephen Pryor has made noise this summer as a member of the Seattle Mariners and will look to continue the success after a stint on the disabled list.
August 1, 2012 TTU Sports Hall of Fame member Don Cook passes away Don Cook, a 1984 inductee into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame, died Monday morning in Maryville, Tenn. He was 83. Funeral services will be held Friday in Cookeville.
July 25, 2012 Baseball School Team Camp this weekend at Tennessee Tech The Tennessee Tech baseball coaching staff will host a Baseball School Team Camp this weekend for high school and "travel" teams. The camp will be held Saturday and Sunday at Bush Stadium.
July 10, 2012 Stephens gets a nod from Collegebaseballinsider.com Zach Stephens was named honorable mention All-America by Collegebaseballinsider.com after capping off a stellar sophomore season with an appearance in the 2012 College Home Run Derby in Omaha. Stephens was named Freshman All-America a year ago.
June 28, 2012 Tech’s Stephens to participate in College Home Run Derby Tennessee Tech sophomore Zach Stephens has been selected as one of seven players from college baseball to participate in the 2012 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby
June 27, 2012 Tech baseball finishes near top in multiple NCAA statistical categories The Tennessee Tech baseball team finished in the top-50 in six NCAA statistical team categories, while several Golden Eagles appeared on the individual rankings as well
June 25, 2012 Boys of Summer: Kirby-Jones and Oberacker heating it up in Single-A Former Tennessee Tech baseball players A.J. Kirby-Jones and Chad Oberacker are making their presence know as they have combined for 20 hits in their last 10 games for the Stockton Ports
June 22, 2012 Stephens named to ABCA/Rawlings South Region Team Tennessee Tech sophomore Zach Stephens has added another accolade to his impressive resume this season as he was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings all-South Region second team
June 11, 2012 Baseball Summer Camp underway Tennessee Tech head coach Matt Bragga and his staff have begun their annual Baseball Summer Camp. The four-day camp will be held at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex
June 11, 2012 Boys of Summer: Pryor earns first win in no-hitter Former Tennessee Tech pitcher Stephen Pryor earned his first major league win as he took part in Seattle’s 1-0, no-hit victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers
June 7, 2012 Shepherd drafted by the San Diego Padres Shepherd becomes the 11th TTU player in the last six seasons to be drafted by a major league organization dating back to 2007
June 6, 2012 Golden Eagle Baseball hosts Summer Camp Tennessee Tech head coach Matt Bragga and the Golden Eagle coaching staff will host their four-day Golden Eagle Showcase Camp at the Averitt Express Baseball complex on the campus of Tennessee Tech, June 11-14
June 1, 2012 Former Golden Eagle Stephen Pryor gets called up to the Seattle Mariners Behind his solid performances in Double-A and Triple-A this season, former Tennessee Tech pitcher Stephen Pryor will join the Seattle Mariners this weekend for their series against the Chicago White Sox
May 30, 2012 Former Golden Eagle Oberacker hits for the cycle Former Tennessee Tech baseball player Chad Oberacker hit for the cycle in the Stockton Ports 9-1 win over the High Desert Mavericks Tuesday
May 28, 2012 Boys of Summer: Pryor continues to thrive in Triple-A Former Tennessee Tech pitcher Stephen Pryor has continued his success since earning his promotion to the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers two weeks ago
May 22, 2012 Five Golden Eagle baseball players earn all-OVC honors The Tennessee Tech baseball team saw five players receive all-OVC honors, including Ben Burgess who was named all-OVC First Team, Zach Stephens, who was named all-OVC Second Team and a trio of players in Dylan Bosheers, Seth Lucio and David Hess who were named to the all-Freshman Team
May 21, 2012 Stephens named semifinalist for NCBWA’s Dick Howser Trophy Tennessee Tech sophomore Zach Stephens has been named a semifinalist for the 2012 Dick Howser Trophy by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA).
May 21, 2012 Archer earns second OVC Pitcher of the Week honor After guiding Tennessee Tech to a 5-0 win in the series opener against Austin Peay, TTU starter Tristan Archer has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week
May 19, 2012 Austin Peay hands Tech a 10-4 loss in series finale A six-run top of the third inning proved to be the decisive event Saturday afternoon as Tennessee Tech fell to Austin Peay 10-4 in the Golden Eagles season finale
May 18, 2012 Golden Eagle rally comes up short as Austin Peay evens series There was plenty of drama to go around near the tail end of Friday’s game between Tennessee Tech and Austin Peay, but it was a double play in the bottom of the eighth and two solo-shots in the top ninth that cemented the Governors 10-7 win
May 17, 2012 Archer’s gem vaults Tech past Austin Peay Tennessee Tech’s Tristan Archer came up with a big-time performance Thursday evening, as he had the Ohio Valley Conference leading Austin Peay Governors looking confused all night long in the batter’s box as he guided the Golden Eagles to a 5-0 victory
May 16, 2012 TTU concludes regular season with three-game series against Austin Peay With postseason implications on the line this weekend, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will host a three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference foe Austin Peay that will be highlighted by Saturday’s Senior and Alumni Day
May 15, 2012 Tech rallies in the ninth to secure win over Lipscomb Tuesday’s contest saw Lipscomb try to keep up with the Golden Eagles all night long as the Bisons came back from a pair of two-run deficits, but they finished the evening one comeback short as TTU was able to plate the winning run in the top of the ninth to secure the win
May 14, 2012 Boys of Summer: Pryor and Dennick earn promotions Stephen Pryor and Ryan Dennick both earned promotions last week as Pryor got called up to the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers, while Dennick moved up to the Double-A Northwest Arkansas Naturals
May 14, 2012 Tech wraps up non-conference schedule at Lipscomb Entering their final week of the regular season, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will conclude their non-conference schedule Tuesday, as they travel to Lipscomb for a 6 p.m. game
May 13, 2012 TTU's series finale against EKU rained out Due to rainy conditions, Sunday's game between Tennessee Tech and Eastern Kentucky has been rained out
May 12, 2012 Pitcher’s duel favors Eastern Kentucky as TTU falls 4-0 Despite the final score, the game remained close near the tail end of the eighth inning as the Colonels held a slim 2-0 lead. With two outs in the bottom of the eighth, Bryan Soloman added two insurance runs to give EKU the 4-0 lead
May 11, 2012 TTU opens series with extra inning loss to EKU The Tennessee Tech baseball team went into extra innings for the second straight game Friday afternoon, but it was Eastern Kentucky that ultimately prevailed as the Colonels claimed a 6-5 Ohio Valley Conference win in 11 innings
May 10, 2012 Golden Eagles resume OVC play at Eastern Kentucky With just six Ohio Valley Conference games left in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to increase its lead for the final playoff spot as it travels to Eastern Kentucky for a three-game series
May 8, 2012 Golden Eagles thwarted by Clemson in extras The Tennessee Tech baseball team fought tooth and nail with Clemson all game long Tuesday afternoon, but a walk-off home run by Richie Shaffer in the 10th inning secured the win for the Tigers
May 8, 2012 Golden Eagles kick off road trip Tuesday at Clemson After taking two out of three against Morehead State last weekend, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will take a short break from Ohio Valley Conference play Tuesday as it travels to Clemson for a 1 p.m. game
May 7, 2012 Boys of Summer: Liberatore returns to Tennessee to take on Lookouts Adam Liberatore, a former Tennessee Tech baseball player, made his return to Tennessee Sunday as he got the save against the Chattanooga Lookouts as he continues his journey to the show
May 6, 2012 Big innings guide Tech to series victory over Morehead State A five-run second inning and a six-run fifth inning proved to be the difference Sunday afternoon as Tennessee Tech claimed the series with a 13-7 win against Morehead State
May 5, 2012 Tech evens series behind three-run eighth inning Game two of Tennessee Tech’s three-game series against Morehead State had a total of 34 hits Saturday, but it was the Golden Eagles who came up with the biggest hits in the eighth inning as they drove in three runs to even the series with a 10-9 win
May 4, 2012 Golden Eagles dealt 3-2 loss by Morehead State in OVC action Morehead State pitchers Aaron Goe and Matt Duncan combined to stifle Tennessee Tech's offense, and a solid effort by Golden Eagles Tristan Archer and Garrett Baugh on the hill lacked run support as the visiting Eagles took a 3-2 win Friday in the opening game of their OVC series.
May 3, 2012 Golden Eagles host weekend series against Morehead State With three Ohio Valley Conference series left in the season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to climb up the standings as it hosts a three-game series against the Morehead State Eagles
May 1, 2012 Stephens named to USA Baseball 60-man watch list for Golden Spikes Award Tennessee Tech sophomore first baseman Zach Stephens has been named to USA Baseball’s 60-man watch list for the Golden Spikes Award
April 29, 2012 Eastern Illinois goes yard four times as it hands Tennessee Tech a 9-3 loss The long ball and defense were working for Eastern Illinois Sunday afternoon as the Panthers notched four home runs and turned five double plays in defeating Tennessee Tech, 9-3
April 28, 2012 Golden Eagles come up one short of Eastern Illinois A five-run sixth inning for Eastern Illinois proved to be the deciding factor Saturday afternoon as the Panthers handed Tennessee Tech a 9-8 loss in game two of their three-game series
April 27, 2012 Golden Eagles fall to Panthers in extras Game one of Tennessee Tech’s series with Eastern Illinois proved to be a back-and-forth battle, but it was the Panthers who would rally for two runs in the ninth and one in the 10th inning to earn the 7-6 win
April 26, 2012 Tech hosts crucial conference series against Eastern Illinois With just four more Ohio Valley Conference series left in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to increase its lead in the standings over Eastern Illinois as it hosts the Panthers in a three-game series this weekend
April 25, 2012 Boys of Summer: Kirby-Jones and Oberacker making noise in Oakland’s farm system A.J. Kirby-Jones and Chad Oberacker, two of Tennessee Tech’s former baseball players, are heating things up in the minors as they continue their journey to the show
April 24, 2012 Middle Tennessee rallies to extra-inning victory over Tennessee Tech The Tennessee Tech baseball team may have gotten off to a quick start Tuesday evening, but it was Middle Tennessee that would have the final say as the Blue Raiders staged a late-game rally to hand the Golden Eagles a 10-7 loss in extra innings
April 23, 2012 Golden Eagles open homestand against Middle Tennessee The Tennessee Tech baseball team welcomes former Ohio Valley Conference foe Middle Tennessee Tuesday to kickoff seven-game homestand
April 22, 2012 Pitcher’s duel favors Southeast Missouri in series finale Tennessee Tech starter David Hess and Southeast Missouri starter Dylan Lynn were on their game Sunday afternoon as SEMO edge out a 3-1 Ohio Valley Conference victory as both teams combined for just 11 hits
April 21, 2012 Tech strikes early as Golden Eagles even series with Southeast Missouri A five-run first inning, and a solid start from Matthew Shepherd, gave Tennessee Tech everything it needed Saturday as the Golden Eagles evened their series with Southeast Missouri with an 8-3 win
April 20, 2012 Golden Eagles endure 9-6 setback at Southeast Missouri Despite posting 11 hits, the Tennessee Tech baseball team was unable to keep pace with Southeast Missouri Friday afternoon as the Redhawks handed the Golden Eagles a 9-6 loss in the series opener
April 19, 2012 Golden Eagles take winning streak on the road to Southeast Missouri Fresh off a walk-off victory over Belmont, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to extend its winning streak as it travels to Southeast Missouri this weekend for a three-game series
April 18, 2012 Morris walk-off, two-run homer lifts Tech to 7-6 victory over Belmont Tennessee Tech third baseman Michael Morris played the hero Wednesday in TTU’s 7-6 win over Belmont as he knocked a two-run shot to right center for the walk-off win
April 17, 2012 Golden Eagles wrap up homestand against Belmont After blasting SIU Edwardsville 18-5 Sunday, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will take a break from Ohio Valley Conference action Wednesday as it hosts the Belmont Bruins
April 15, 2012 Golden Eagles thrash SIU Edwardsville in series finale To say that the Tennessee Tech bats came alive Sunday afternoon would be an understatement, as the Golden Eagles scored 18 runs on 18 hits in their 18-5 victory over SIU Edwardsville
April 14, 2012 Golden Eagles upended by Cougar’s late-game rally Three runs in both the eighth and ninth innings proved to be too much for Tennessee Tech to overcome Saturday as it dropped a 10-6 loss to SIU Edwardsville
April 13, 2012 SIU Edwardsville opens the series with a 10-3 win over Tennessee Tech The pitching and the hitting favored SIU Edwardsville Friday evening as the Cougars cruised to a 10-3 win over Tennessee Tech behind Travis Felax’s complete game
April 13, 2012 Golden Eagles host conference series against SIU Edwardsville Game one of the series is set for Friday at 6 p.m., with game two slated for Saturday at 2 p.m. and game three set for Sunday at 1 p.m. Admission is free to all of Tech’s regular season home games.
April 12, 2012 Slugger Stephens among nation's leaders in several batting statistics Stephens leads the nation in five separate hitting categories
April 11, 2012 Tennessee Tech routs Alabama A&M in non-conference action After a rough non-conference outing at Belmont, the Tennessee Tech baseball team returned home Tuesday in force as it got up on Alabama A&M quickly as the Golden Eagles claimed the 13-1 victory
April 10, 2012 Belmont strikes early as it hands Tennessee Tech an 8-1 loss in non-conference action TTU relief pitcher Josh Bryant throws four shutout innings; Dylan Bosheers records a game-high three hits
April 9, 2012 Golden Eagles travel to Belmont; host Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team will take a small break from Ohio Valley Conference action as it travels to Belmont and hosts Alabama A&M. The game against the Bruins is set for Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., while the game against the Bulldogs is slated Wednesday at 6 p.m.
April 7, 2012 Late rally sends Jacksonville State past Tennessee Tech in series finale Tennessee Tech and Jacksonville State certainly showed that they are evenly matched Saturday afternoon. TTU put together a three-run seventh inning to take the lead, only to see JSU answer right back in the bottom of the inning as the Gamecocks eventually took the series with an 8-6 win.
April 6, 2012 Golden Eagles even series with 7-6 win over Jacksonville State Tennessee Tech’s four-run eighth proved too much for Jacksonville State Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles evened the series with a 7-6 win
April 5, 2012 Golden Eagles fall 5-2 in series opener at Jacksonville State Despite posting 10 hits on the road Thursday evening, the Tennessee Tech baseball team was unable to overcome the Jacksonville State pitching staff as the Gamecocks handed TTU a 5-2 loss
April 4, 2012 TTU hits the road for conference series against Jacksonville State After sweeping Murray State, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep things rolling as it continues Ohio Valley Conference play with a three-game series against Jacksonville State beginning Thursday
April 2, 2012 Tristan Archer named OVC Pitcher of the Week After guiding the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a 6-1 win in the series opener against Murray State, TTU junior Tristan Archer has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week
April 1, 2012 Golden Eagles overcome early deficit as they sweep Murray State The runs came in bunches for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon as it earned its first Ohio Valley Conference sweep of the season as it downed Murray State 8-7
March 31, 2012 Late hitting from Burgess propels Tennessee Tech past Murray State Saturday There were plenty of hits to go around Saturday afternoon in game two of Tennessee Tech’s Ohio Valley Conference series against Murray State, but it was TTU’s Ben Burgess who would have the biggest hits, including a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to give Tech the 12-11 win
March 30, 2012 Tennessee Tech soars past Racers as Archer throws complete game The Golden Eagles dropped Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State 6-1 in their series opener Friday as Tristan Archer twirled a four-hit, complete game.
March 29, 2012 Tech hosts weekend series against OVC rival Murray State After a five-game road trip, the Tennessee Tech baseball team returns home this weekend for a three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State
March 27, 2012 Vanderbilt hands Golden Eagles 6-0 loss; Murray State series next Zach Stephens recorded two of Tennessee Tech’s four hits, while Michael Morris and Dylan Bosheers accounted for one hit each, as the Golden Eagles were handed a 6-0 loss Tuesday night at Vanderbilt.
March 26, 2012 TTU wraps up road trip at Vanderbilt Tuesday night Tennessee Tech baseball will look to upset another Southeastern Conference opponent as it travels to Vanderbilt Tuesday; First pitch pushed back to 6:30 p.m.
March 25, 2012 Golden Eagles upended by UT Martin in series finale Sunday’s game between Tennessee Tech and UT Martin got out of hand quickly as the Skyhawks tallied 10 runs in the first two innings in their 13-6 win
March 24, 2012 Tech evens series with blowout of UT Martin A seven-run sixth inning proved too much for UT Martin Saturday as Tennessee Tech cruised to an 11-1 win to even the series
March 23, 2012 TTU drops series opener at UT Martin Despite a quick start, Tennessee Tech was unable to keep the UT Martin Skyhawks at bay as UTM rallied for six unanswered runs Friday to take the series opener 6-5
March 22, 2012 Golden Eagles begin OVC play on the road at UT Martin With the first third of the season behind them, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will kick off their Ohio Valley Conference schedule this weekend as they travel to UT Martin
March 20, 2012 Golden Eagles drop pitcher’s duel at Middle Tennessee TTU and MTSU combined for just four runs on 11 hits as both pitching staffs proved difficult to overcome
March 20, 2012 Lucio and Stephens garner OVC weekly honors Stephens was named the OVC Player of the Week, while Lucio earned the OVC Pitcher of the Week award
March 19, 2012 Stephens named a Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Player of the Week Tennessee Tech sophomore Zach Stephens has been named a Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Player of the Week for his efforts last week against Tennessee and Central Michigan
March 19, 2012 Golden Eagles kick off road trip at Middle Tennessee Having won four of its last five games, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will now take its momentum on the road as it begins a five-game road trip Tuesday, beginning with Middle Tennessee
March 18, 2012 Golden Eagles score 14 runs to claim series victory over Central Michigan Five Golden Eagles recorded at least two hits in the game Sunday, paced by leadoff hitter Austin Wulf who tallied a team-high four hits, including a three-run home run (photo) in the fourth inning as Tech earned a 14-13 win over the Chippewas
March 17, 2012 Three home runs launch Tech past Central Michigan, 7-4 Dylan Bosheers, Ben Burgess and Zach Stephens all go yard as the trio combined for five hits and six RBI in Tennessee Tech's 7-4 victory Saturday over Central Michigan. The game included two rain delays.
March 16, 2012 Golden Eagles edged by Chippewas, 12-11, in extra innings Central Michigan eeked out a 12-11 win Friday in the opening game of a three-game series at Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagles' potential tying run was thrown out at the plate.
March 15, 2012 Tech baseball hosts three-game series against Central Michigan Just a few days removed from its big win over Tennessee, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep its momentum going as hosts a three-game series against the Central Michigan Chippewas this weekend
March 13, 2012 Lucio shines as Golden Eagles down Volunteers in Knoxville Freshman Seth Lucio struck out 11 Tennessee batters in 8.1 innings and the Golden Eagles backed him on the way to a 5-1 Golden Eagle victory Tuesday night at Lindsey Nelson Field in Knoxville.
March 12, 2012 Golden Eagles to take on Volunteers in Knoxville After winning the final game of its series against Evansville, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep things rolling Tuesday as it travels to Tennessee
March 11, 2012 Golden Eagle bats come alive in series finale with Evansville The Tennessee Tech offense wasted little time in getting to Evansville pitching staff as it tallied 10 runs through the first four innings Sunday, as the Golden Eagles cruised to a 10-2 victory
March 10, 2012 Bullpen battles favors Evansville Game two of Tennessee Tech’s three-game series with Evansville Saturday featured a little more offense than game one
March 9, 2012 Golden Eagles and Purple Aces open series with a pitcher's dual The hits and runs came at a premium in game one of Tennessee Tech’s three-game series with Evansville, as the Golden Eagles and Purple Aces combined for five runs and 12 hits
March 8, 2012 TTU hosts weekend series against Evansville After a quick stop at Kentucky, the Tennessee Tech baseball team returns home for its third home series of the season as it hosts the Evansville Purple Aces this weekend
March 6, 2012 Tennessee Tech takes Kentucky to the limit The Tennessee Tech baseball team gave the #23 Kentucky Wildcats everything they could handle Tuesday afternoon
March 5, 2012 Golden Eagles travel to undefeated Kentucky Tuesday After winning its weekend series against Dayton, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will travel to #23 Kentucky Tuesday to try and hand the Wildcats their first loss of the season
March 4, 2012 Stephens powers Tech to series win over Dayton After splitting the first two games of the series against Dayton, the Tennessee Tech baseball team put together a late game rally Sunday to win the series with a 9-8 victory
March 3, 2012 Golden Eagles split doubleheader with Dayton Tristan Archer earned his second victory of the season and Austin Wulf extended his hitting streak to 10 games as Tennessee Tech split a Saturday doubleheader with Dayton. The final game of the series is Sunday at 1 p.m.
March 2, 2012 Friday’s TTU baseball game rescheduled for Saturday The Golden Eagles and Flyers will now take part in a doubleheader Saturday, with the first game scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.
March 1, 2012 Golden Eagles host three-game series against Dayton Flyers Fresh off its recent victory over Lipscomb, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will wrap up its seven-game homestand this weekend with a three-game series against the Dayton Flyers
February 28, 2012 Four Tennessee Tech home runs prove too much for Lipscomb The power hitting came alive for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday as it notched four dingers, en route to a 9-8 win over Lipscomb at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex
February 27, 2012 Golden Eagles host Lipscomb Tuesday The Tennessee Tech baseball team continues its homestand Tuesday as it hosts in-state rival Lipscomb
February 26, 2012 Tech completes three-game series with Illinois State Sunday The Tennessee Tech baseball team finished its first home series of the 2012 season Sunday
February 25, 2012 Golden Eagles host Illinois State in game two of three-game series The Tennessee baseball team battled with the Illinois State Redbird in game two of their three-game series Saturday
February 24, 2012 Golden Eagles square off with Illinois State in home opener Golden Eagles starter Tristan Archer notches four strikeouts in six solid innings
February 23, 2012 Golden Eagles await Illinois State for home opener Friday The Tennessee Tech baseball team opens up a seven-game homestand Friday, beginning with a three-game series against the Illinois State Redbirds
February 22, 2012 Tech’s baseball game against East Tennessee has been canceled Due to the rainy weather, Tennessee Tech’s baseball game against East Tennessee has been canceled with no makeup date announced
February 20, 2012 Tech baseball squares off with in-state rival East Tennessee Wednesday The start time for the game, originally scheduled for 2:05 p.m., has been moved up to 1:05 p.m. (CT)
February 19, 2012 Golden Eagles take on Texas Tech in the final game of the Red Raider Classic The Tennessee Tech baseball team wrapped up the Red Raider Classic Sunday, as it took on Texas Tech
February 18, 2012 Golden Eagles take on Texas Tech and Missouri at Red Raider Classic The Tennessee Tech baseball team took part in a pair of games Saturday, at the Red Raider Classic as it battled with Missouri State and host Texas Tech
February 17, 2012 Archer and Morton keep Missouri State in check in season opener Tennessee Tech’s one-two punch of juniors Tristan Archer and Zane Morton proved too much for Missouri State Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles opened their 2012 season with a 3-2 win
February 16, 2012 Golden Eagles kick off 2012 season at Red Raider Classic The Tennessee Tech baseball team begins its 2012 season as it takes part in the Red Raider Classic, hosted by Texas Tech beginning Friday
February 12, 2012 Returnees and newcomers to play a big role in Tech’s success in 2012 A bevy of players, both familiar and new, will play a huge factor for head coach Matt Bragga’s Tennessee Tech baseball team in the upcoming 2012 season
February 8, 2012 Shepherd, Hess recognized by Baseball America Tennessee Tech pitchers Matthew Shepherd and David Hess have been selected by Baseball America as two of the top prospects in the Ohio Valley Conference
February 7, 2012 Tech baseball picked to finish third in OVC Preseason Poll Garnering a pair of first-place votes, and a total of 63 points, TTU has been picked to finish third for the second straight season
January 27, 2012 Tech baseball to host spring baseball camp The Tennessee Tech baseball team will be hosting its Golden Eagles Elite Showcase Camp Saturday, at 2:30 p.m.
January 9, 2012 Ranked opponents, 30 home games featured in 2012 Tech baseball schedule There’s no question that the Tennessee Tech baseball team will face an interesting and demanding schedule in 2012. It not only includes 30 home games and some of the best teams in the nation, it will also see a shakeup of the Ohio Valley Conference schedule and a brand new league opponent.
Getting to Know: Golden Eagle pitcher Cullen Park Take a look into the personality of Tennessee Tech baseball's Cullen Park in the latest in the video series "Getting to Know".
October 26, 2011 The Golden Eagles baseball team begins their annual Purple and Gold Series The Tennessee Tech baseball team will open it Purple and Gold Series Wednesday
July 26, 2011 Take a tour of Golden Eagle Baseball facilities Head Coach Matt Bragga gives a tour of Tennessee Tech baseball facilities
September 24, 2011 Mihoci, Turner join Golden Eagle baseball staff Tennessee Tech baseball head coach Matt Bragga has made a couple of additions to his coaching staff in the form of former Tech player Matt Mihoci and Brandon Turner.
September 22, 2011 Tech’s Pro Scout Night draws 19 teams from across Major League Baseball Scouts from 19 major league teams stopped by Tennessee Tech Thursday night for the baseball team’s annual Pro Scout Night at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex
September 16, 2011 The Tennessee Tech baseball team inks 12 newcomers for 2012 season Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragga flexed his recruiting muscle this offseason as he has signed 12 players, from six different states, for the 2012 TTU baseball season
September 8, 2011 Golden Eagle Baseball hosts Hitting Camp Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragg and the Golden Eagle coaching staff will host the Golden Eagle Baseball Hitting Camp on the TTU campus, Sept. 26-Oct. 20
September 6, 2011 Golden Eagle baseball team to hold walk-on tryouts Sept. 20 The Tennessee Tech baseball team will be holding a walk-on tryout at Bush Stadium for any interested TTU students on Monday, Sept. 20, at 6:30 p.m.
May 24, 2011 NCAA report: All 14 Tech teams comfortably exceed national APR mark There was more good news Tuesday for Tennessee Tech athletics when the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced its annual report on Academic Progress Rates (APR).
August 19, 2011 Boys of Summer: Pryor and Oberacker making noise in the minors It’s been a busy summer for the nine former Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle baseball players who are moving along in the minors as they continue their journey to the show.
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August 9, 2011 TTU baseball staff to host annual Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp Over the next few weeks, Tennessee Tech’s baseball staff will host the Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp, a one-day event that is designed for the serious ball player between the ages of 16 and 18
August 2, 2011 Kirby-Jones named Midwest League Offensive Player of the Week Former Golden Eagle A.J. Kirby-Jones, Tennessee Tech's all-time home run leader, was named Tuesday as the Midwest League Offensive Player of the Week after a solid string of games for the Burlington (Iowa) Bees.
August 6, 2011 Boys of Summer: AJKJ and Pryor rolling in the minors A.J. Kirby-Jones and Stephen Pryor, two of Tennessee Tech’s nine former baseball players in the minor leagues, are heating things up as they continue their journey to the show
July 23, 2011 Stephen Pryor promoted to Seattle Mariners' Double A Jackson Generals With his promotion to the Seattle Mariners' Double A team, the Jackson Generals, Stephen Pryor is headlining the summer as nine former TTU baseball players look to continue their journey to the show
July 19, 2011 Tech's Zach Stephens named MVP of Coastal League All-Star Game Tennessee Tech infielder Zach Stephens made his presence felt Monday at the Coastal League All-Star Game as he belted a clutch two-run shot over the left field fence in the top of the ninth that gave the National all-stars a 3-2 victory
July 7, 2011 Nine former Golden Eagles playing professional baseball around the USA Nine former Golden Eagle baseball players are continuing their playing careers in the professional ranks around the country this summer, including five working in the minor leagues.
June 14, 2011 Tennessee Tech campus keeping busy with summer sports camps Summertime on the Tennessee Tech campus means sports camps, and visits by hundreds of youngsters. Currently Golden Eagle coaches are hosting camps in baseball, softball and girl's basketball, with boy's basketball team camps set to begin Thursday.
June 8, 2011 Freshman Zach Stephens honored as All-American by Collegiate Baseball The 2011 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American team, selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, features a wealth of baseball talent that includes Tennessee Tech freshman Zach Stephens, a first-baseman out of Hixson, Tenn.
June 7, 2011 Oberacker goes to Oakland in 25th round of MLB draft Oakland takes another from Tennessee Tech as senior Chad Oberacker was drafted in the 25th round of the 2011 MLB First Year Player Draft. The 766th pick overall, Oberacker will join former teammate A.J. Kirby-Jones with the A’s franchise.
June 2, 2011 Golden Eagle Baseball Camp set for June 13-16 on TTU campus Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragga and the Golden Eagle players and staff will host the 2011 Golden Eagle Baseball Camp on the TTU campus, June 13-16.
May 27, 2011 Season comes to a close with 6-1 OVC Tourney loss to SEMO The Golden Eagles were limited to one run Friday by Southeast Missouri and dropped a 6-1 decision in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament to end Tech's 2011 season.
May 26, 2011 Golden Eagles stopped by top-seeded Govs at OVC Tournament Tennessee Tech was halted by top-seeded Austin Peay Thursday night in the OVC Baseball Tournament, falling 2-1 despite a strong effort on the hill by Golden Eagle starter Matthew Shepherd. Tech will face the winner of the UT Martin/Southeast Missouri game Friday, at 3 p.m.
May 25, 2011 Archer comes up big as Tech rolls past Eastern Kentucky Buoyed by Tristan Archer’s solid start, the Tennessee Tech baseball squad opened the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Wednesday with a 6-5 victory over Eastern Kentucky
May 25, 2011 Golden Eagles games at OVC Tournament available on radio, Internet and telephone Fans can listen to the action of all of Tennessee Tech's games at the Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Tournament this week, with broadcasts on the radio, Internet and telephone provided by Cookeville Country 1600 am.
May 25, 2011 Golden Eagle baseball team passes skills along at OVC Youth Clinic The Golden Eagle baseball team participated in a Youth Clinic Tuesday in Jackson, Tenn., prior to beginning play in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Championships.
May 24, 2011 Four Golden Eagles earn post-season honors from OVC Chad Oberacker is an all-OVC first-team selection for the second time, Cassanova Donaldson is a second-team pick, and Zach Stephens and Garrett Baugh were named to the All-Freshman squad Tuesday night at the OVC Tournament.
May 24, 2011 Tech's baseball game against Eastern Kentucky pushed up to 11 a.m. The Ohio Valley Conference has pushed forward the starting times for Wednesday’s opening rounds of the OVC baseball tournament in Jackson, Tenn., and the Golden Eagles will now play at 11 a.m.
May 23, 2011 Golden Eagles look to demote Colonels in OVC Tournament opener Having finished fourth in the regular season rankings, the Golden Eagles (24-27 overall, 12-12 OVC) will ride the momentum of their game three win over Murray State into the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament in Jackson, Tenn.
May 21, 2011 Tech tames Thoroughbreds; stifle rally for game three win Freshman Justin Alexander notched his first career save in 3.2 innings of work as he and the rest of the Golden Eagle defense stifled a steady, mid-game rally by the Thoroughbreds of Murray State in Saturday’s game three.
May 20, 2011 Tech downed by Racers in both games of Friday's twinbill The Golden Eagles came up short in their third straight extra-inning contest, dropping game one of Friday’s double-header to the Racers of Murray State, 6-5, as well as in the 8-7 nightcap.
May 17, 2011 Tech to close out regular season on the road against the Racers Tech baseball is set to wrap up their regular season of play with a road series at Murray State this weekend. Friday will showcase the doubleheader event, with game one slated for 1 p.m. and game two following immediately. Saturday will feature the finale contest, also at 1 p.m.
May 16, 2011 Cullen Park pitches his way to OVC honors Junior College transfer Cullen Park was named one of the Ohio Valley Conference’s Co-Pitchers of the Week for his relief efforts on the hill in three of Tech’s four straight wins last week.
May 15, 2011 Suicide squeeze gets Tech the sweep; Sunday shows second series walk-off Senior Trice Powers laid down a walk-off squeeze bunt to score fellow senior Chad Oberacker in Sunday's Senior Day finale game over the UT Martin Skyhawks. Oberacker also led the Golden Eagles at the plate, and got the win on the mound in the 8-7 contest.
May 14, 2011 Hayes plays the hero; Tech sweeps Saturday contests against UT Martin Chad Hayes' walk-off single in the bottom of the 12th inning of game two clinched the Saturday sweep for the Golden Eagles over UT Martin.
May 11, 2011 Final home series this weekend features Senior Day Sunday The Tennessee Tech baseball team will plays its final home games of the year this weekend with a three-game OVC series against UT Martin, and Sunday will be Senior Day as the team bids farewell to six departing seniors.
May 10, 2011 Golden Eagles set to play final mid-week match up Tuesday Tennessee Tech baseball will play one final non-conference, mid-week contest under the lights in Bush Stadium on Tuesday against the Lipscomb Bisons. The first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m.
May 10, 2011 Golden Eagles rally to down Lipscomb, 12-9; UT Martin visits this weekend A five-run sixth inning helped lift Tennessee Tech to a 12-9 non-conference victory over Lipscomb Tuesday night at Bush Stadium, an entertaining finish to a game overloaded with twists and plot changes.
May 8, 2011 Tech surrenders early lead to give Govs a 10-4 win on Sunday While Tech struck first with a run on the board in the top of the first inning of Sunday’s series finale, the Governors of Austin Peay worked Tech’s first two pitchers of the day for 10 runs on 14 hits en route to a 10-4 victory and 3-0 series sweep.
May 7, 2011 Golden Eagles gunning for the Govs in Clarksville Looking ahead to the conclusion of conference season, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle baseball team will trip to Clarksville to take on the top-seeded Governors of Austin Peay this weekend.
May 7, 2011 Against the win; Golden Eagles drop two to Govs Tech will look to rebound in Sunday's finale game, as they fall behind 0-2 in Saturday's twinbill.
May 1, 2011 Golden Eagles can’t complete sweep, Colonels take Sunday’s finale, 7-3 EKU starter Stephen Hefler held the Golden Eagle line-up scoreless through eight of Sunday’s nine innings of play, allowing Tech to post runs in only the seventh inning of play en route to Eastern’s 7-3 win.
April 30, 2011 Colonels come to Cookeville; Tech hosts this weekend’s OVC series The Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech will play host in this weekend’s OVC series against the Colonels of Eastern Kentucky, a three-game series set to begin with game one of a double-header event on Saturday at 1 p.m.
April 30, 2011 Tech takes two in twinbill; looking for a Sunday sweep Tennessee Tech baseball had the hot bats in Saturday’s double-header event against Eastern Kentucky, rolling over the Colonels in both contests by posting scores of 9-3 and 10-4.
April 27, 2011 Rained In; Tech vs. UT match-up scratched due to inclement weather Wednesday evening’s night game in Bush Stadium between the Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech and the Volunteers of the University of Tennessee has been canceled due to inclement weather.
April 26, 2011 Vols visit Cookeville as Tech Baseball plays host to UT on Wednesday night Wednesday evening will mark the second game played under the lights in Bush Stadium this season, as the Golden Eagles will welcome in-state, SEC rival the Volunteers of Tennessee in the 6 p.m. nightcap.
April 23, 2011 Tech drops finale on Saturday; Golden Eagles fall 11-4 to MOR The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles went scoreless in seven of Saturday's nine innings of play as they walked away on the wrong end of an 11-4 contest, falling to 1-2 on this weekend's series.
April 22, 2011 Golden Eagles bus to Morehead to head off Eagles this weekend The Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech will look to climb in conference rankings this weekend with a three-game series against the Eagles of Morehead State in Kentucky this weekend. With a 65-36 lead on the lifetime series, Tech hopes to increase the gap between wins and losses over the Eagles.
April 22, 2011 Golden Eagles go 1-1 against Morehead in Friday’s twinbill Complete games were thrown by both winning pitchers in Friday’s double-header show, culminating in a split 1-1 record on the day for Tech at Morehead State.
April 19, 2011 Burgess Bruises Bruins; walk-off homer gives Tech 9-8 victory Ben Burgess’ solo shot in the bottom of the ninth gave Tennessee Tech the win and season sweep over Belmont in Bush Stadium in Tuesday’s contest under the lights on Student-Athlete Appreciation Day.
April 18, 2011 Baseball team plays under the lights Tuesday at home against Belmont The Tennessee Tech baseball team returns from a 2-1 series victory over Eastern Illinois to host the Belmont Bruins Tuesday in the first night game of the season at Bush Stadium. First pitch is at 6 p.m.
April 17, 2011 Price and Park out-pitch Panthers; Tech takes 3-2 win on Sunday Nick Price and Cullen Park of the Golden Eagle pitching staff held the Panthers of EIU to just four hits on the day en route to Tech’s 3-2 win in this weekend’s series finale in Charleston.
April 16, 2011 Split series favors Tech in game two against EIU Chad Hayes’ RBI single in the top of the seventh inning proved to be the game-winner for Tech in game two, as they split Saturday’s double-header with the Panthers with a 3-2 victory in the nightcap.
April 16, 2011 Game one start time moved to 2 p.m. The start of Tech baseball's double-header event in Charleston, Ill. against the EIU Panthers has been delayed until 2 p.m. due to inclement weather.
April 14, 2011 Charleston calls; Tech takes on EIU in an OVC road trip With an even .500 record in conference play (3-3), the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will look to improve their record in a three-game road series against the Panthers of Eastern Illinois this weekend.
April 13, 2011 Seventh inning stretch favors MTSU; Golden Eagles fall 6-5 Senior Chad Oberacker drove in four of Tech’s five runs in Wednesday’s nightcap in Murfreesboro, but the Golden Eagle’s efforts at the plate weren’t enough to overcome the Blue Raider’s four-run seventh inning that gave them a 6-4 lead and the eventual 6-5 win.
April 12, 2011 Mid-week in Murfreesboro; Tech baseball takes on Middle The Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech will head to Murfreesboro on Wednesday for a mid-week match-up against the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders, with the first pitch of the evening set for 6 p.m.
April 10, 2011 Golden Eagles take the series but fall short, 13-8, in Sunday’s finale After taking a 2-0 lead in their second Ohio Valley Conference series of the season, the Golden Eagles dropped game three to SEMO as the Redhawks scored 13 runs on 14 hits and 10 walks on Sunday afternoon.
April 9, 2011 Keep ‘em coming; Tech looks to stretch two-game win streak Having come away with wins in both mid-week games this week, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle baseball program will look to keep their two-game win streak alive as they host their second conference rival of the season, the Redhawks of Southeast Missouri.
April 9, 2011 Walk-off win gives Tech sweep in Saturday OVC twinbill with SEMO After recording a hefty 9-5 win in game one of Saturday’s doubleheader, the Golden Eagles battled to a 5-4 win in the bottom of the seventh inning of the nightcap, getting the walk-off win on an error forced by Evan Frazier.
April 6, 2011 Dobbs and the Golden Eagles roll over Bulldogs, 12-0 at A&M Senior right-hander Jared Dobbs held the Bulldogs of Alabama A&M to five hits while the Golden Eagle line-up amassed 12 runs on 12 hits and 12 walks to blank the Bulldogs, 12-0.
April 5, 2011 Tech battles back to beat Bisons on Tuesday night After dropping an early lead and going down 4-1 to Lipscomb, Tennessee Tech showed tenacity at the plate, rallying to a 6-5 win in Nashville over the A-Sun opponent.
April 4, 2011 Two mid-week games put Tech back on the road Tech is set to take on Lipscomb and Alabama A&M in two straight mid-week match-ups, starting on Tuesday in Nashville at 6 p.m. The start time was changed from the originally scheduled 3:30 p.m. start.
April 3, 2011 Gamecocks take Tech, 9-7, in finale; earn 2-1 series win on the weekend Golden Eagles sit at 1-2 in the OVC after falling to Jacksonville State, 9-7, in Sunday's OVC series finale.
April 2, 2011 Golden Eagles split two at home with JSU to open conference play The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles rallied in game two of Saturday’s double header event with an 8-4 win over the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State, led by Chad Oberacker with four of Tech’s eight RBI on the game, after falling short in game one, 8-2.
March 31, 2011 Golden Eagles start up conference play with weekend series against Jacksonville With 22 games under their belt this season, the Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech will open up conference play this weekend hosting a huge Ohio Valley Conference rival in the Jacksonville State Gamecocks, beginning with Saturday’s double-header event starting at 1 p.m.
March 30, 2011 Golden Eagle baseball presents Faith Day at Bush Stadium The Baseball Program at Tennessee Tech University is proud to announce Faith Day at Bush Stadium, which will be hosted on three different upcoming conference weekend games.
March 29, 2011 Oberacker owns top spot at Tech in career hits; goes 4-for-5 at Kentucky Senior Chad Oberacker's 4-for-5 performance at the plate in the Golden Eagle's 11-8 loss to the Wildcats of Kentucky gave him 216 all-time hits, putting him first in the Tech record books for total hits in a single career.
March 28, 2011 Baseball heads to Lexington to match up against the UK Wildcats on Tuesday After a week’s worth of rest due to a canceled weekend series at SIU Edwardsville, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is back in action on Tuesday against the Wildcats of Kentucky. The first pitch of the evening is slated for 5:30 p.m. central time.
March 25, 2011 Three-game series at SIUE canceled due to inclement weather Poor weather and field conditions have led SIU Edwardsville to cancel the three game series against the Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech this weekend.
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.
March 22, 2011 Versus Vandy; Golden Eagles head to Nashville for Tuesday’s night game The Tennessee Tech baseball team will head to Nashville Tuesday night for a mid-week night game against the nationally ranked Commodores of Vanderbilt. Freshman southpaw Jake McWhirter will toss the first pitch for Tech at 6 p.m.
March 22, 2011 Strong seventh inning propels VU past Tech on Tuesday evening The second day of spring yielded superb weather for baseball, as the Golden Eagles visited the Commodores of Vanderbilt University for a non-conference night game in Nashville on Tuesday.
March 20, 2011 Ninth inning rally gives Purdue the 12-4 win and the 2-1 series The Purdue Boilermakers battled through a one-run deficit in the sixth as well as two ties in the fifth and the seventh on the way to a 12-4 victory to cap off the three-game series on Sunday afternoon.
March 19, 2011 Golden Eagles even the series; Tag Boilermakers with 8-3 loss All nine Golden Eagle batters notched hits on Saturday as the TTU offense combined to clock 13 hits off of Purdue’s pitching staff as Tech avenged the loss in game one of the series with a hefty 8-3 victory in game two.
March 18, 2011 Boilermaker baseball comes to Cookeville for three-game series Tennessee Tech baseball will host a three-day, three game series against the Boilermakers of Purdue this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The first pitch of game one is set to be thrown at 3 p.m. on Friday.
March 18, 2011 Boilermaker bats get the best of the Golden Eagle bullpen in 13-3 win The Purdue Boilermakers struck early with a five-run first inning Friday afternoon en route to a dominant 13-3 win over the Golden Eagles.
March 16, 2011 Golden Eagles host red-hot East Tennessee Buccaneers Wednesday Tennessee Tech has won three straight games, but the Golden Eagles face a difficult challenge Wednesday afternoon if they hope to make it four in a row as a red-hot East Tennessee club visits Bush Stadium for a 3 p.m. contest.
March 16, 2011 ETSU Buccaneers edge Tech, 6-5, with ninth inning rally East Tennessee State rallied for five runs in the top of the ninth to claim a 6-5, come-from-behind victory over Tennessee Tech Wednesday afternoon in Bush Stadium.
March 14, 2011 Shepherd named Pitcher of the Week after his performance against YSU Junior right-hander Matt Shepherd earned the Ohio Valley Conference’s Pitcher of the Week award after tossing seven innings and surrendering just one hit in game two against Youngstown State on Saturday.
March 13, 2011 Golden Eagles use 11 to complete the sweep over Youngstown on Sunday Chad Oberacker's two-RBI single in the bottom of the ninth forced extra innings of play with a 4-4 tie score in Sunday's finale against Youngstown State.
March 12, 2011 Golden Eagles sweep double header; hang two on Youngstown on Saturday The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles went up 2-0 in the three-game series with the Penguins of Youngstown on Saturday, notching the win in each of Saturday’s nine-inning contests.
March 11, 2011 Golden Eagles to host doubleheader with Youngstown Saturday Wet grounds have forced Tennessee Tech to postpone its baseball game scheduled for Friday against Youngstown. The two teams will now play a doubleheader Saturday with the opening game slated for 1 p.m.
March 10, 2011 Youngstown State hits Cookeville; Baseball hosts three this weekend The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle baseball team will host the Penguins of Youngstown State in a three-day, three-game series spanning this coming weekend.
March 8, 2011 Baseball back on the road to Charlotte for a two-game mid-week series The Golden Eagle baseball team will take on the UNC-Charlotte 49ers on the road this week in a Tuesday/Wednesday mid-week series.
March 8, 2011 Golden Eagles fall in Charlotte; 49ers own the 8-1 win A six-run sixth inning for the 49ers busts the seams on game one of the two-game series between Tech and Charlotte, as UNCC scores eight runs on eight hits on the game.
March 6, 2011 Golden Eagles blanked by Bobcats; Tech goes 1-2 on series Bobcat southpaw starter Brent Choban held the Golden Eagles scoreless through 7.1 innings of work, while the Ohio bullpen finished the job to give them the final 4-0 win in Sunday's series finale.
March 4, 2011 Start time change in game one of Tech's three-game series with Ohio In a change of schedule, the Golden Eagles will host Ohio in a double-header event on Friday, with game one starting at 2 p.m. and game two being played immediately after. Game three of the series is set to be played on Sunday at 1 p.m.
March 4, 2011 Tech and Ohio split games; Ohio wins game two 8-4 The Golden Eagles handled game one of Friday's double-header, 8-5, but were unable to repeat the performance as the Bobcats held a lead for eight innings to snag the 8-4 win in game two.
March 2, 2011 Golden Eagles go two straight; down Berea at home, 8-5 The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles hung an 8-5 victory on Berea College Wednesday afternoon win their second of five games this week.
March 1, 2011 Baseball bounces back with a 9-7 road win over Belmont Both teams had a slug-fest in the seventh inning to tie the game at seven all, but the Golden Eagles pulled through in the top of the ninth to secure the 9-7 victory on Tuesday evening.
March 1, 2011 Tech at Belmont Tuesday for the first of five games this week The Golden Eagles will play five games in six days this week, taking on the Belmont Bruins on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Nashville in the only road game of the set.
February 28, 2011 Archer garners honors as OVC Pitcher of the Week COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Sophomore Tristan Archer has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference’s Pitcher of the Week by Sports Information Director’s throughout the league for week two of the regular season.
February 27, 2011 Eastern Michigan needs extras to edge Tech, 9-8 in the series finale The Golden Eagles rallied in the bottom of the ninth to knot the game at seven-all, but their efforts fell short as Eastern Michigan battled back to the eventual 9-8 victory.
February 26, 2011 Eastern Michigan evens series with 5-1 win in Saturday's game Eastern Michigan seized the momentum of Saturday’s game in the top of the second inning, and kept it consistent through nine to get the eventual 5-1 win over Tennessee Tech, evening the three-game series with the finale slated for Sunday.
February 25, 2011 Oberacker a candidate for 2011 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award Senior outfielder Chad Oberacker was selected as one of 30 baseball student-athletes selected as candidates for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award for excellence on and off the field.
February 24, 2011 Baseball hosts Eastern Michigan in the First weekend series in Bush Stadium The first three-game series of the 2011 Golden Eagle baseball season kicks off with a visit from the Eagles of Eastern Michigan this coming Friday through Sunday in Bush Stadium. The first pitch of game one is scheduled to be thrown at 3 p.m. on Friday.
February 23, 2011 Saturday's baseball game moved back one hour to 1 p.m. starting time The starting time for Saturday's baseball game against Eastern Michigan has been moved back one hour, with first pitch slated for 1 p.m. at Bush Stadium. The Golden Eagles host EMU for a three-game weekend series. Admission is free.
February 23, 2011 Seventh inning rally falls short as Golden Eagles fall to MTSU The Golden Eagles rallied in the bottom of the seventh inning to tie a back and forth contest with the Blue Raiders, 6-6, but Will Skinner’s second homer of the game answered in the top of the eighth as the eventual game-winner, fueling Middle Tennessee towards a final score of 10-6.
February 22, 2011 Tennessee Tech baseball coaching staff holds youth league pre-season camp series The Tennessee Tech baseball program is excited to offer a pre-season youth league camp series that will run from February 25-27 and March 4-5. The series will be broken down by position and is intended to help prepare young ball players for the spring season.
February 22, 2011 Baseball opens up Bush Stadium hosting Middle Tennessee The 2011 Tennesssee Tech baseball home opener will feature a match-up between the Golden Eagles and the Blue Raiders of MTSU. The first pitch is set to be throw out at 3 p.m.
February 20, 2011 Eagles of Boston College snag the win over Tech to round out the weekend Boston College took the 6-1 win over the Golden Eagles to round out Tech's three-game bout in Coastal Carolina's Caravelle Resort Tournament.
February 19, 2011 Virginia Tech, Coastal Carolina hand Tech opening-day losses A three-run ninth inning for the Hokies clinched a back-and-forth battle as Virginia Tech edged Tennessee Tech, 11-9, in the Golden Eagles' first game of the Caravelle Resort Tournament. In the second game, Tech fell to host Coastal Carolina, 6-2.
February 16, 2011 Baseball kicks off 2011 season with a trip to Coastal Carolina Baseball season is upon Tennessee Tech as they kick off the 2011 season with the Coastal Carolina Tournament in Charleston, S.C. The team will commence the tournament facing off against Virginia Tech on Saturday at 10 a.m.
February 11, 2011 Baseball team holds two more pre-season scrimmages before next week's opener The Tennessee Tech baseball team will be hold two more inter-squad scrimmages this coming weekend before they hit the road to Coastal Carolina for their regular season opening tournament.
February 11, 2011 Former Tech coach David Mays inducted into TBCA Hall of Fame Former Tennessee Tech coach David Mays, a member of both the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame and OVC Hall of Fame, recently added a third honor when he was inducted into the Tennessee Baseball Coach's Association Hall of Fame.
February 8, 2011 Oberacker selected OVC preseason Player of the Year; Tech sits at third in preseason polls Tennessee Tech senior and four-team All-American outfielder Chad Oberacker was named OVC Preseason Player of the Year while the Tech baseball program was tabbed at the three-spot in the pre-season polls, as announced by the Ohio Valley Conference.
January 21, 2011 Baseball pre-season elite camp still on for January 22 Head baseball coach Matt Bragga and his staff will be hosting their annual pre-season elite camp on Saturday, January 22, 2011 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Camp will be held in the new Athletic Performance Center at Tennessee Tech, but participants are advised to bring clothes for indoor and outdoor conditions.
January 21, 2011 Challenge abound for Golden Eagles in 56-game baseball schedule A 30-game home schedule with some real highlight attractions, a season-opening tournament in Myrtle Beach, and a chance to defend their OVC title are just some of the features of Tennessee Tech’s 56-game baseball schedule for 2011.
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 13, 2011 Baseball's pre-season camp in January to be held in the APC Spaces are still available for Coach Bragga's 2011 pre-season elite camp, which will be held in the new Athletic Performance Center on January 22.
December 30, 2010 Oberacker adds another to his pre-season All-America list Tech center fielder Chad Oberacker has been placed on his third pre-season All America team, being named first team by College Baseball Lineup.
December 24, 2010 Bragga and staff host baseball's pre-season camp in January The Tennessee Tech baseball program will host the the Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp on Saturday, January 22 as part of their pre-season preparations.
December 17, 2010 Make that two; Oberacker selected second-team pre-season All America by Louisville Slugger Once again, senior Chad Oberacker becomes the only returning player in OVC baseball to be named to a pre-season All America team, as he was selected second team by Louisville Slugger Baseball.
December 16, 2010 Oberacker named third-team pre-season All American by NCBWA Named to four post-season All America teams after his performance at Tennessee Tech last season, Chad Oberacker returns to the Golden Eagle line-up having been named to the NCBWA’s third-team pre-season list.
December 7, 2010 Looking ahead; Bragga secures six for the 2011-12 baseball season Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragga has been working tirelessly in the off-season, having inked six in his early signing class for the 2011-12 season, three out of Tennessee, two from Georgia and one player hailing from Pennsylvania.
November 15, 2010 Kirby-Jones, Pryor mentioned in Baseball America’s Draft Report Baseball America has recognized two former Golden Eagle ball players for their contributions during their first pro seasons with their respective teams.
November 12, 2010 Four honored as 2010 Hall of Fame Class For former Golden Eagle student-athletes were recognized Friday evening at the annual Hall of Fame Dinner, one of the highlights of Tennessee Tech's annual Homecoming festivities.
November 8, 2010 Filling up: Baseball adds clinics on Tuesday nights Baseball players who need to add a little "pop" to their bat are invited to attend the Golden Eagle Baseball Four-Week Hitting Clinic being hosted by Tennessee Tech assistant coach Justin Hogan. The clinics on Monday are filling so quickly that two more clinic sessions have been added on Tuesday nights.
November 2, 2010 Steve Hawkins one of four to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame A smooth fielding shortstop who developed into a power hitter and led Tennessee Tech and the Ohio Valley Conference in home runs, Steve Hawkins was the first player in school history to truly earn the “slugger” label.
November 2, 2010 Gold team sweeps series from Purple in 2010 fall ball Casanova Donaldson's seventh inning walk-off double clinched the five-game Purple-Gold Fall Series for the Gold team, which swept three straight contests.
October 29, 2010 Gold team goes undefeated in the first week of baseball's Purple and Gold Series A late game rally kicked off by a three-run inning in the top of the seventh gave the Gold team a 2-0 hold on the Purple and Gold Series at the end of week one.
October 27, 2010 Gold bats deliver 6-4 win in series opener Seth Edward's home run in the third inning delivered the eventual winning run as the Gold team took game one of the team's intersquad series.
October 27, 2010 The Tennessee Tech baseball team holds their annual Purple and Gold Series this week The Golden Eagle baseball squad will play the first of two games in their Purple and Gold Series Wednesday at 4 p.m at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex
September 23, 2010 Tech's Pro Scout Night draws 22 major league teams Pro scouts from 22 major league teams visited Tennessee Tech Thursday night for the baseball team's annual Pro Scout Night in the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
September 20, 2010 Bragga completes staff with pitching coach Donnie Suttles Tennessee Tech’s baseball program has completed its coaching staff with the addition of Donnie Suttles, a pitching coach out of Marion, N.C.
September 15, 2010 Kirby-Jones named MVP by Vancouver after his performance this summer Former Golden Eagle ball player AJ Kirby-Jones was named the Vancouver Canadian’s Most Valuable Player for his contributions during the 2010 Northwest League season.
September 10, 2010 Baseball to hold walk-on tryouts September 20th. The Tennessee Tech baseball team will hold a walk-on tryout for interested students on Monday, Sept. 20 at 2 p.m.
September 8, 2010 Bragga to hold Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp in the coming weeks The Golden Eagle Elite Baseball Camp is a one day event that is designed for the serious ball player, between the ages of 16 and 18. Players will participate in drills and games lead by the Golden Eagle coaching staff.
September 7, 2010 Looking Back: A peek into the Golden Eagle photo archives Featured this week: Former OVC Commissioner Jim Delaney was on hand to present awards to baseball and volleyball players at halftime of a basketball game in Eblen Center. How many of the seven people in the photo can you identify?
September 2, 2010 Bragga inks 10 new faces for 2011 baseball season Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragga’s recruiting efforts this summer have paid off in the form of 10 signees for the 2011 baseball season. Nine Tennesseans and one from North Carolina comprise the incoming class for the upcoming season.
August 30, 2010 Tech baseball looks to update alumni information Former Golden Eagle ball players are encouraged to provide the program with updated contact information in effort to maintain a comprehensive alumni database.
August 26, 2010 Golden Eagle baseball to host four-week hitting clinic Baseball players who need to add a little "pop" to their bat are invited to attend a four-week hitting clinic being hosted by Tennessee Tech assistant coach Justin Hogan. Space in the clinic is limited. There are Tuesday and Thursday sessions.
August 24, 2010 Baseball round-up: where former players are now As the summer comes to a close, TTU boasts eight former Golden Eagle ball players as being active in the big leagues.
August 18, 2010 Looking Back: A peek into the Golden Eagle photo archives Okay Golden Eagle fans, we need your help on this picture of a pitcher. It's a photo from around 1968-1972 era, judging from the cars in the background (cropped out of this picture). Can you help identify him?
August 6, 2010 New feature added to website; Fans can cast votes daily Tennessee Tech fans can now cast votes daily on a variety of topics with the addition of a new "Fan Poll" to the TTUsports.com website. This week, tell us at which home OVC football game you plan to turn it loose and unleash your purple passion.
August 3, 2010 Kirby-Jones named Northwest League Offensive Player of the Week After hitting five home runs - including one grand slam - and batting a monumental .391, A.J. Kirby-Jones was honored as the NWL Offensive Player of the Week for the week of July 25 – August 1.
July 27, 2010 Large turnout greets Purple Pride Caravan in Monterey A large turnout made the Purple Pride Caravan stop at the Monterey Sav-a-lot a success Tuesday night. Head coaches Watson Brown, Matt Bragga and John Blair were among the Tech personnel on hand.
July 16, 2010 New fan poll asks: Who will be the first to play for a major league team? Fans have a chance to vote in the new Fan Poll. The question -- Which 2010 Golden Eagle baseball standout will be the first to play with a major league team?
July 9, 2010 Where they are, how they're doing… Eight former Golden Eagle baseball players are currently active on the professional level. Here's a roundup of where they are playing and how they've fared recently.
June 28, 2010 Building a Tradition of Excellence Despite a storied past, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has risen to new heights over the past few seasons. In 2009 the Golden Eagles captured the OVC tournament championship, while the 2010 season brought the team the regular season OVC title as well as the no. 1 seed headed into the post-season.
June 25, 2010 Kirby-Jones and Oberacker selected 1st and 2nd team All-America by the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings Golden Eagle sluggers combine for nine total All-America Team appearances for the 2010 season with their most recent selections to the ABCA/Rawlings All-America Teams.
June 20, 2010 A.J. and Chad: Tech's Outstanding Male Athletes for 2010 Juniors A.J. Kirby-Jones and Chad Oberacker, recent MLB draft picks and vital players in Tech's winning the 2010 OVC Baseball regular season championship, have been named co-winners of the university's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year Award.
June 18, 2010 Golden Eagle sluggers earn a couple more Recent MLB draftees AJ Kirby-Jones and Chad Oberacker are named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Associate All-America second and third teams, while Kirby-Jones was also named third team by Baseball America.
June 15, 2010 Henry to continue playing ball; signs with Pensacola Pelicans Golden Eagle senior right-hander Lee Henry will continue playing baseball, signing with the Pensacola Pelicans, the 2009 South Division Champions of the American Association.
June 15, 2010 Oberacker and Kirby-Jones named Ping!Baseball All-America Accolades continue to flood in for Tennessee Tech juniors and new MLB draftees Chad Oberacker and A.J. Kirby-Jones, who have both recently been named second team All-America by Ping!Baseball.
June 9, 2010 Tennessee Tech earns 2009-2010 Sportsmanship Award for baseball The Tennessee Tech University baseball team is the recipient of the 2009-10 Team Sportsmanship Award as announced Wednesday by the Ohio Valley Conference. This marks the first time since the inception of the award in August of 2005 that the baseball program at Tech has received the honor.
June 8, 2010 Golden Eagles go pro; four ball players selected in MLB’s 2010 First-Year Player draft Opportunity awaits four Golden Eagle juniors as they were selected to four different Major League Baseball teams on day two of the 2010 draft.
June 4, 2010 Oberacker and Kirby-Jones earn first and second team All-America honors Tennessee Tech juniors Chad Oberacker and A.J. Kirby-Jones have been named All-America by TPX Louisville Slugger Collegiate Baseball News, as announced Thursday, June 3. With the selection of the two Golden Eagle sluggers, Tech joins the ranks of some of the nation’s premier college baseball programs.
June 4, 2010 Tech's David Mays inducted into OVC Hall of Fame Former Tennessee Tech baseball coach, already a member of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, was inducted Friday into the Ohio Valley Conference Hall of Fame at the league's annual awards dinner in Nashville.
May 30, 2010 Tech's post-season run ends in Jackson, JSU Gamecocks take OVC Tournament title The Golden Eagles combined for 11 hits and eight runs off of three JSU pitchers, but couldn't pull out a victory in Sunday's OVC Championship game against the Gamecocks to earn the automatic invite to the NCAA regional.
May 30, 2010 Game delayed due to inclement weather, play will resume at 5:00pm Heavy rain and thunderstorms have suspended Sunday's match-up between the Golden Eagles and the Jacksonville State Gamecocks.
May 29, 2010 Big inning, Nick Price lift Tech into OVC Championship game Sunday The Golden Eagles will play Jacksonville State Sunday for the OVC Tournament championship. Tech rebounded from a 9-7 loss to the Gamecocks by claiming a 15-6 win over Murray State to reach the title game. Tech must win twice Sunday to claim its second consecutive OVC Tournament crown.
May 28, 2010 Duel with Jacksonville State postponed until Saturday at 11 a.m. Tech's OVC Tournament game against Jacksonville State scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday has been postponed by rain in West Tennessee. The two teams will take the field Saturday for an 11 a.m. contest in Pringles Park.
May 27, 2010 Tech's first game at OVC Tourney delayed until 9:30 (or so)... A light malfunction on Wednesday night and two extra-inning games have pushed the schedule off the tracks in Jackson at the 2010 OVC Baseball Tournament. The top-seeded Golden Eagles are scheduled to meet No. 6 Eastern Kentucky at approximately 9:30 p.m. Thursday.
May 27, 2010 Oh, Henry! Tech tops EKU 7-4 in OVC Tourney behind pitching ace Senior Lee Henry threw 160 pitches in a complete-game, 7-4 victory Thursday night (and early Friday morning) as Tennessee Tech advanced to the winner's bracket final in the OVC Baseball Tournament at Pringles Park in Jackson.
May 26, 2010 Golden Eagles take the No. 1 seed to Jackson for OVC Championship Tournament A team effort over the course of the regular season has propelled the Golden Eagles to the top spot in the Ohio Valley Conference. They will look to continue their four-game win streak Thursday evening in their first post-season contest.
May 25, 2010 Choate shuts down Murray State, earns vote for OVC Pitcher of the Week Junior Chason Choate joins four of his teammates in earning Ohio Valley Conference honors this season.
May 25, 2010 Henry, Bragga earn top honors; Five Golden Eagles named on all-OVC teams Lee Henry is the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Year and skipper Matt Bragga is the league's Coach of the Year, honors announced Tuesday at the annual OVC Awards Banquet held on the eve of the 2010 OVC Baseball Championship.
May 25, 2010 Watch the celebration video as Golden Eagles claim OVC title The Golden Eagle baseball team captured the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference regular season title and No. 1 seed in the OVC Tournament. Watch video of the team's post-game celebration - including the infamous ice bath for coach Matt Bragga!
May 24, 2010 Fans, friends invited to Hospitality Tent during Tech games at OVC Tournament Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the games at the OVC Baseball Tournament in Jackson, Tenn., later this week are invited to a hospitality tent at Pringles Park, hosted by Tech Athletics.
May 22, 2010 Tech's Kirby-Jones semifinalist for prestigious Dick Howser Award Tennessee Tech junior A.J. Kiry-Jones is one of three Ohio Valley Conference baseball players who are listed among the 25 semifinalists for the 2010 Dick Howser Trophy, given to the top player in collegiate baseball.
May 22, 2010 Golden Eagles dominate Murray State to clinch the regular-season OVC Championship title Dominating pitching and power at the plate fueled the Golden Eagles to an 11-1 victory over Murray State Saturday en route to winning the OVC regular-season title.
May 21, 2010 Friday's games moved up to noon starting time for OVC showdown There’s gonna be a showdown in Bush Stadium this weekend when no. 2 Tennessee Tech will face off against no. 1 Murray State to determine the regular-season OVC champion for the 2010 season. Friday's doubleheader will begin at 12 noon.
May 21, 2010 Golden Eagles sweep Murray State, can clinch title with victory Saturday After sweeping a doubleheader Friday from Murray State, the Golden Eagles can claim the OVC regular season title with one more victory Saturday. Chad Oberacker hit two home runs and drove in six runs and freshman Austin Wulf had seven RBI in the sweep.
May 20, 2010 Saturday's baseball game to feature Alumni Day, Senior Salute In addition to possibly playing for the OVC title, Saturday's baseball game will hold several other special features for the Golden Eagles. It's Senior Day as four players see their final action at home. It's also Alumni Day, and Tech will salute former coach David Mays for his induction into the OVC Hall of Fame.
May 18, 2010 Tech downs Catamounts, 11-2; Gets set for OVC showdown Chad Hayes drove in three runs, A.J. Kirby-Jones set the school home run record by bashing two more, and the bullpen silenced Western Carolina for eight innings as the Golden Eagles claimed an 11-2 win Tuesday in a final tuneup before hosting Murray State in an OVC series to determine the league champion.
May 17, 2010 Oberacker owns the votes for OVC Player of the Week Junior center fielder Chad Oberacker puts up phenomenal stats at the plate to earn the honor of this week's Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week.
May 17, 2010 Tech hosts Western Carolina at home for the final non-conference game of the season The Golden Eagles will take the field Tuesday night at 4:00pm to battle the Western Carolina Catamounts in Tech’s final mid-week home game of the 2010 season.
May 16, 2010 Skyhawks snap Tech’s win streak in series finale The UT-Martin Skyhawks bounced back from a double loss yesterday to hand the Golden Eagles their first in-conference loss in 12 OVC contests.
May 15, 2010 Tech dominates the twinbill at Martin, OVC streak at 11 It took 20 innings of play, but the Golden Eagles earned a pair of wins in Saturday's double header against the UT-Martin Skyhawks.
May 14, 2010 Golden Eagles visit UT-Martin for their final conference series on the road As the end of the regular season looms, the in-conference match-ups take on even greater meaning with impending post-season seedings and the conference tournament ahead.
May 11, 2010 Former Tech pitcher Zac Cole joins Amarillo Dillas roster Former Tennessee Tech pitcher Zac Cole has joined the Amarillo Dillas, the defending champion of the United League of Baseball, which opens the regular season May 27.
May 11, 2010 Home run record tied by Kirby-Jones, but Tech falls to MTSU Four home runs helped Middle Tennessee State claim a 13-9 non-conference victory from Tennessee Tech Tuesday night in Bush Stadium. A.J. Kirby-Jones belted his 20th homer of the year, tying his own school single-season record.
May 11, 2010 Oberacker one of 25 players on John Olerud Two-Way Watch List Golden Eagle junior Chad Oberacker has been named to the John Olerud Two-Way Player Award watch list as announced by College Baseball Foundation.
May 10, 2010 Tech hosts rival Blue Raiders Tuesday night in Bush Stadium Tech turns on the lights for Tuesday night's contest with the MTSU Blue Raiders. The Golden Eagles will look to avenge a road loss that came earlier in the season in order to split the 2010 series.
May 9, 2010 Mighty fine, streak at nine; Golden Eagles sweep Govs, 10-2 The Golden Eagle baseball team ran its OVC winning streak to nine games Sunday by completing a three-game series sweep over Austin Peay with a 10-2 victory. Ben Burgess drove in three runs while starter Tristan Archer got the win and Chason Choate earned a save.
May 8, 2010 Tech extends OVC win streak to eight with Saturday sweep over Austin Peay Solid pitching and timely hitting helped the Tennessee Tech baseball team sweep a Saturday doubleheader from Austin Peay, 15-3 and 6-1, as the Golden Eagles extended their winning streak against OVC foes to eighth straight games.
May 7, 2010 Saturday's starting pitchers among 43 from athletics at graduation Seniors Adam Liberatore and Lee Henry are scheduled as Tech's starting pitchers Saturday afternoon. In the morning, they will be among 43 students from athletics expected to graduate during the school's 2010 Spring Commencement.
May 7, 2010 Henry, Oberacker named to CoSIDA Academic All-District team Senior Lee Henry and junior Chad Oberacker have been recognized for their success in the classroom and on the baseball diamond, each earning a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-District team.
May 6, 2010 Tech's David Mays selected for induction into OVC Hall of Fame Former Golden Eagle baseball coach David Mays has been selected for induction into the Ohio Valley Conference Hall of Fame. Mays will be recognized on Friday, June 4, at the annual OVC Awards Dinner in Nashville.
May 6, 2010 Golden Eagles and Govs face off at Tech The Golden Eagles look to remain perfect at home against OVC opponents this weekend when they host Austin Peay at Bush Stadium.
May 1, 2010 Entire series washed out at Eastern Kentucky The baseball team's three-game series at Eastern Kentucky has been cancelled due to rain and storms in the area.
April 28, 2010 Golden Eagles drop 13-inning contest at ETSU in dramatic fashion Tech was one out from a victory Wednesday night, but a dramatic ninth inning home run gave East Tennessee a second chance and the Bucs eventually claimed an 8-7 win in the bottom of the 13th inning.
April 28, 2010 Golden Eagles eye sweep of ETSU on the road Wednesday night Tech will head to Johnson City, Tenn. on Wednesday for a 6 p.m. CDT game against East Tennessee State, looking to record their fifth sweep of the 2010 season with a win over the Bucs.
April 25, 2010 Five home runs lift Tech to OVC sweep, third place in OVC Tennessee Tech hitters pounded out five home runs, although not by the usual suspects, and the Golden Eagles swept a pair of seven-inning games from Morehead State Sunday in Bush Stadium.
April 24, 2010 Tech vs. Morehead Series Delayed Due to Rain Saturday's game was canceled due to weather. The teams will play two seven-inning games Sunday beginning at 11 a.m.
April 23, 2010 Start time moves up to 11 a.m. against Morehead State The top three home run hitters in the Ohio Valley Conference -- and four of the most prolific sluggers in the nation -- meet this weekend at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex when Tech hosts Morehead State in a three-game league series.
April 20, 2010 MTSU snaps Tech’s five-game winning streak, 11-5 Middle Tennessee State used a four-run seventh inning to crack open a close game and post an 11-5 victory Tuesday night, snapping Tech's winning streak at five games.
April 20, 2010 Five-game win streak on the line as Golden Eagles visit Middle Tennessee State Winners of their last five games, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will meet an old nemesis Tuesday night when they travel to Murfreesboro, Tenn., to battle the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders at 6 p.m.
April 19, 2010 Dominating Duo: Henry, Liberatore named OVC Pitchers of the Week Tech seniors Adam Liberatore and Lee Henry had one of the most dominant days on the mound Saturday for Tennessee Tech, and their dual efforts have earned them OVC Pitcher of the Week honors from the league.
April 18, 2010 Ninth inning rally lifts Golden Eagles to 6-5 win and series sweep from EIU Chason Choate and Stephen Pryor held Eastern Illinois to one hit over the final eight scoreless innings and Chad Oberacker's third hit of the day capped a three-run ninth inning rally as Tech swept the three-game OVC series with a 6-5 win Sunday in Bush Stadium.
April 17, 2010 Liberatore, Henry toss shutouts, strike out 21 in doubleheader sweep over EIU Adam Liberatore struck out a career-high 12 batters and went the distance and Lee Henry fanned nine in the second game as the Golden Eagles completed a doubleheader sweep over Eastern Illinois Saturday, 4--0 and 3-0.
April 17, 2010 Eastern Illinois visits for important three-game OVC series this weekend Two teams looking to make some headway in the Ohio Valley Conference baseball race will meet head-to-head this weekend in the Averitt Express Baseball Complex when Tennessee Tech hosts Eastern Illinois in an important three-game league series.
April 13, 2010 Golden Eagles complete season sweep over Belmont, 15-3 Matthew Shepherd pitched six strong innings and the Golden Eagles backed him with plenty of early offense as Tech claimed a 15-3 non-conference win over Belmont Tuesday night in Bush Stadium.
April 13, 2010 Golden Eagles look to sweep season series from Belmont Tuesday The Tennessee Tech baseball team will host Belmont University Tuesday night at 6 p.m., looking to sweep the two-game season series from the Bruins following a 15-5 Golden Eagle win in Nashville a couple of weeks ago. Admission is free.
April 11, 2010 Eight-run eighth, three home runs lift Tech to 12-8 OVC win at SEMO Three home runs and an eight-run eighth inning helped lift the Golden Eagles to a 12-8 Ohio Valley Conference victory Sunday at Southeast Missouri, snapping the Redhawks' seven-game win streak.
April 10, 2010 Golden Eagles drop pair of tight OVC contests at SEMO Tech took Southeast Missouri to the wire twice Saturday afternoon, but dropped both games of an OVC doubleheader to the Redhawks. The host team claimed an 11-9 win in the nine-inning opener, then scored an unearned run in the bottom of the seventh to snare a 4-3 victory in the nightcap.
April 7, 2010 Oberacker slams Tech to 12-8 victory over Lipscomb Chad Oberacker hit his second career grand slam and earned the win as Tech defeated Lipscomb Wednesday 12-8 in Bush Stadium.
April 6, 2010 Patience and power pay off as Tech tops Lipscomb, 15-14 A.J. Kirby-Jones slammed his 15th home run of the year, a two-run shot that lifted Tech back on top by a run and the Golden Eagles held on – barely – for a 15-14 victory Tuesday night at Lipscomb.
April 6, 2010 Golden Eagles face Lipscomb Tuesday on road, Wednesday at home The Golden Eagle baseball team is in Nashville Tuesday then returns home to host a game Wednesday as Tech plays a home-and-home series with Lipscomb. Start time each night is 6 p.m.
April 3, 2010 Jax State scores two in bottom of ninth to upend Golden Eagles, sweep series The Golden Eagles got out of a world class jam in the bottom of the eighth holding a one-run lead, but couldn't repeat the feat in the ninth as Jacksonville State rallied to score two runs and capture an 8-7 victory to sweep the three-game OVC series.
April 2, 2010 Golden Eagles swept in OVC doubleheader at Jacksonville State Jacksonville State claimed a pair of Ohio Valley Conference victories from Tech Friday, topping the Golden Eagles 7-1 and 10-2.
April 1, 2010 Tickets now on sale for 2010 OVC Baseball Tournamant in Jackson Tickets for the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Championship, May 26-30, are now on sale. This year marks the first time the event will be held at Pringles Park in Jackson, Tenn. The Golden Eagles are defending tourney champions.
March 30, 2010 Vols pull ahead in early innings, hand Golden Eagles 9-3 loss in Knoxville Tennessee took a 9-1 lead through the first three innings and held off Tennessee Tech Tuesday night on the way to a 9-3 non-conference victory in Lindsey Nelson Stadium.
March 30, 2010 Golden Eagle fans to paint Knoxville purple when Tech meets Vols The Tennessee Tech Alumni Association is hoping to turn Tennessee's Lindsey Nelson Stadium from orange to purple Tuesday night when the Golden Eagle baseball team invades to challenge the Vols in a game at 6 p.m. CDT.
March 27, 2010 Golden Eagles felled twice by SIUE Cougars Saturday SIU Edwardsville rallied from a five-run deficit in the eighth innings and went on to claim an 11-8 victory over the Golden Eagles in 11 innings in the opener Saturday, then swept the doubleheader with a 12-4 victory in the nightcap.
March 26, 2010 Liberatore overpowers Cougars, Tech tops SIU Edwardsville 5-0 in series opener Adam Liberatore and Stephen Pryor combined to throw Tech's first two-hitter in eight years, striking out 13 Cougar batters as the Golden Eagles opened a three-game weekend series with a 5-0 shutout over SIU Edwardsville Friday.
March 25, 2010 Future league foe SIU Edwardsville in town for three-game series While the rest of the Ohio Valley Conference will begin grinding gears in the league race, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will be preparing for the future with a three-game series this weekend against SIU Edwardsville in Bush Stadium.
March 23, 2010 Golden Eagles, Oberacker look to quiet Belmont Tuesday afternoon Junior lefthander Chad Oberacker will be on the mound Tuesday afternoon as Tennessee Tech visits Nashville to face the Belmont Bruins in a 3 p.m. contest in Shelby Park.
March 23, 2010 Bullpen stifles Bruins, four home runs help Tech to 15-5 victory at Belmont Wade Bilbrey struck out six of the seven batters he faced in middle relief and the Golden Eagle got home runs from Chad Hayes, Seth Edwards and two by A.J. Kirby-Jones to steal a 15-5 victory Tuesday afternoon at Belmont.
March 21, 2010 Grand finish for Tigers; Memphis outlasts Tech 13-9 in 10 innings Tennessee Tech overcame a grand slam by Memphis in the sixth inning and battled back to tie the game in the top of the ninth, only to see the Tigers get a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the 10th inning to post a 13-9 victory Sunday evening in Fed Ex Park.
March 20, 2010 Memphis wins 6-1 over Tennessee Tech The Golden Eagles were within striking distance down the stretch but could not pull out a victory as they fell to Memphis, 6-1, in the second game of a three-game series.
March 19, 2010 Slugfest goes to Memphis, 17-12; Kirby-Jones knocks 10th home run Memphis built a huge lead then hung on against a late rally by Tennessee Tech to take a 17-12 non-conference victory over the Golden Eagles Friday night in the first of a three-game series at FedEx Park.
March 19, 2010 Tech in Memphis for three-game set against former Golden Eagle The Tech baseball team is in Memphis this weekend to play a three-game series against the Tigers, who are under the direction of head coach Daron Schoenrock, a former Golden Eagle pitcher. Games are Friday at 6:30, Saturday at 2 and Sunday at 1 p.m.
March 17, 2010 Guyear caps ninth inning rally, lifts Golden Eagles to 6-5 win over ETSU Freshman Zephan Guyear delivered a one-out, bases loaded single in the bottom of the ninth to lift the Golden Eagles to an exciting 6-5 victory over East Tennessee State Wednesday night in Bush Stadium.
March 16, 2010 Guides on sale for 2010 Golden Eagle baseball, softball teams Guides displaying all the history and tradition of the Tennessee Tech baseball and softball teams, including up-to-date and in-depth information on the current teams, statistics and records, are now on sale.
March 16, 2010 Tech's Kirby-Jones named Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week Five home runs, two doubles, 13 RBIs, eight runs scored, seven walks, a .526 batting average, .655 on-base percentage and a 1.421 slugging percentage. That’s a pretty good conference season for most collegiate baseball players.
March 16, 2010 Golden Eagle baseball team faces two in-state foes After going 4-2 last week to get back to .500 for the season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will return to action with four games against in-state foes this week. The Golden Eagles will host East Tennessee State on March 17 at 6 p.m. in Bush Stadium before visiting Memphis for a three-game set March 19-21.
March 15, 2010 Kirby-Jones sets school home run record, named OVC Player of the Week After matching Tech’s single-season home run record in 2009, A.J. Kirby-Jones has began to etch his name at the top of Tech’s career record book.
March 14, 2010 Tech tops Buffalo in series finale Chad Oberacker finished with four hits in five tries and drove in five runs as the Tennessee Tech baseball team finished its four-game series with a 13-7 win over Buffalo to take three out of four games from the Bulls.
March 13, 2010 Golden Eagles split Saturday double-header with Buffalo A.J. Kirby-Jones hit his fourth home run in two days and he and Chad Hayes each drove in three runs as the Tennessee Tech baseball team topped Buffalo 12-6 in the first half of a double-header at Bush Stadium Saturday.
March 12, 2010 Golden Eagles host Buffalo in four-game weekend series; Friday's game moved to 4:30 The Tennessee Tech baseball team returns home for a four-game series against Mid-American Conference foe Buffalo beginning with a single game on Friday at 4:30 p.m.
March 12, 2010 Kirby-Jones goes yard three times as Golden Eagles blank Buffalo A.J. Kirby-Jones hit three home runs and drove in five runs and pitcher Adam Liberatore gave up only two hits in the win as the Tennessee Tech baseball team rolled to a 9-0 victory over Buffalo in the first game of a four-game weekend series at Bush Stadium on Friday evening.
March 10, 2010 Golden Eagles snap skid with 14-13 win over South Alabama With one out and the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning Ryan Hopkins came in to pitch for the Golden Eagles and try to preserve a slim two-run lead.
March 9, 2010 Late rally dooms Golden Eagles as South Alabama tops Tech 6-4 Matthew Shepherd pitched five solid innings, fanning eight South Alabama batters and walking only one as the Tennessee Tech baseball team took a 4-3 lead into the sixth inning.
March 9, 2010 Golden Eagles visit South Alabama for a pair The Tennessee Tech baseball team will kick off a six-game schedule this week with a pair of games at South Alabama on March 9 and 10 as the Golden Eagles and Jaguars will meet for the first time in program history.
March 7, 2010 Late lead slips away from Golden Eagles as Bradley completes three-game sweep The Tennessee Tech baseball team wrapped up its three game series against Bradley on Sunday afternoon, dropping a pair of games to the Braves 6-1, and 8-6.
March 6, 2010 Bradley takes 12-10 win over Tech; double-header postponed until Sunday In a back-and-fourth offensive battle, Bradley got the final word as the Tennessee Tech baseball team dropped a 12-10 decision to the Braves in the first game of a double-header Saturday.
March 3, 2010 Early Vandy lead holds up, Tech falls 10-1 to Commodores Tennessee Tech spotted 30th ranked Vanderbilt a nine-run lead in the first two innings, then played the Commodores even the rest of the way Wednesday, falling 10-1 in a game that was moved back one day.
March 2, 2010 Weather continues to force schedule changes; Baseball and tennis affected Wet, cold weather just keeps on forcing changes to Tech's athletics schedules. This time, the baseball game at Vanderbilt has been postponed one day and will be played Wednesday, Meanwhile, the men's tennis match set for Wednesday at Lipscomb has been postponed with a makeup date to be announced.
March 2, 2010 Golden Eagles visit No. 30 Vanderbilt The Tennessee Tech baseball team has another tough task ahead of it Tuesday as it travels to play No. 30 Vanderbilt in Nashville. The game is scheduled to start at 4 p.m.
February 28, 2010 Golden Eagles clinch series with dominating win over Cleveland State Through three and a half innings Sunday the Tennessee Tech baseball team looked like it was in for a tightly contested battle as it faced Cleveland State in the finale of a three game series.
February 27, 2010 Seventh inning rally leads Tech to 10-8 victory For the second time in as many days the Tennessee Tech baseball team found itself in a deep hole against Cleveland State. But the end result was much different on Saturday as the Golden Eagles rallied with a seven-run seventh inning to clinch a 10-8 victory in the second game of a three-game set with the Vikings.
February 26, 2010 Tech pitchers fan 16 but fall 7-2 in home opener Three Tech pitchers combined for 16 strikeouts, but Tech’s bats were quieted by Cleveland State pitcher Anthony Sambula as the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell to CSU 7-2 in the first game a three-game set on Friday evening.
February 26, 2010 Tech's A.J. Kirby-Jones featured on PingBaseball.com As one of the most dynamic players in Tennessee Tech baseball history, junior A.J. Kirby-Jones has caught the attention of several national media outlets. Ping! Baseball is the most recent to catch up with A.J., and his interview is currently being featured on PingBaseball.com.
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 24, 2010 Tech set for home opener against Cleveland State After winning two out of three games against Georgia Southern to start the season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will be at home for the first time in 2010 when it takes on Cleveland State in a three-game beginning at 3 p.m. on Feb. 26.
February 22, 2010 After dominating performance Tech's Liberatore named OVC Pitcher of the Week If there were any questions surrounding Adam Liberatore’s return from Tommy John surgery that ended his 2009 season after just three weeks, he answered them in convincing fashion over the weekend.
February 21, 2010 Golden Eagles erase eight-run deficit for 12-9 win, clinch series at Georgia Southern After splitting the first two games at Georgia Southern, Tech's series finale had a little something extra riding on it Sunday -- a battle of defending conference champions looking to start the 2010 season with a bang against a tough non-conference opponent.
February 20, 2010 Georgia Southern out-lasts Golden Eagles It was a slugfest at JI Clements Stadium Saturday night, but the Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t survive a seven-run eighth inning from Georgia Southern as the Golden Eagles fell 16-9.
February 19, 2010 Golden Eagles win season opener at Georgia Southern The 2010 college baseball season is underway and the Tennessee Tech baseball team picked up right where it left off in 2009 -- winning.
February 18, 2010 Outstanding TTU Alumni include two athletes, one supporter Athletics played a visible role in the lives of three of the people announced recently as Tennessee Tech's 2010 Outstanding Alumni, with two former athletes and one who is a loyal supporter of Golden Eagle athletics.
February 17, 2010 Golden Eagles begin championship defense this weekend The 2010 college baseball season is quickly approaching, and the Tech baseball team has a lot to be excited for. The Golden Eagles will throw out the first pitch on Feb. 19, beginning a three-game series at Georgia Southern. Tech’s first home games comes the following weekend against Cleveland State.
February 10, 2010 Golden Eagles tabbed third in OVC preseason poll; Henry named preseason all-conference After its thrilling run to claim the 2009 Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has been picked to finish third in the OVC in 2010.
February 4, 2010 Golden Eagle baseball camp canceled Saturday The Golden Eagle baseball camp originally scheduled for this Saturday, Feb. 13, has been canceled. For more information contact Tennessee Tech assistant baseball coach Larry Bragga or Justin Hogan at (931) 372-3853.
January 22, 2010 Long-time TTU supporter Howell Bush passes away at age 94 Howell W. Bush, a former Golden Eagle baseball and basketball player and a long-time supporter of Tennessee Tech athletics, died this week in Murfreesboro at the age of 94.
January 19, 2010 Tech's Bragga honored as TBCA Coach of the Year The Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association honored Tennessee Tech baseball coach Matt Bragga as Coach of the Year over the weekend at the annual TBCA awards luncheon.
January 18, 2010 Baseball team to face new and traditional rivals, 24 OVC games Traditional in-state rivalries, some teams they haven’t seen in awhile, a typically tough 24-game OVC schedule and 29 homes games highlight Tech’s 2010 baseball schedule, announced this week by head coach Matt Bragga.
January 12, 2010 A.J. Kirby-Jones named preseason All-American honors from Ping!Baseball Tennessee Tech junior A.J. Kirby-Jones has been named a preseason All-American by Ping!Baseball for the upcoming 2010 baseball season. In two years as a Golden Eagle, Kirby-Jones has had a standout career at first base and on the mound for Tech, including a record-setting season in 2009.
December 17, 2009 Former Golden Eagle pitcher Erik Sabel coaching at Visalia Former Tennessee Tech pitcher Erik Sabel has been promoted to pitching coach with the Visalia Rawhide, a Class A-Advanced minor league affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
September 14, 2009 Three former Golden Eagles have impressive minor league baseball seasons in 2009 Three former Tennessee Tech baseball players continue their baseball careers in the minor leagues, and each of them put together impressive campaigns in 2009.
June 28, 2009 A.J. Kirby-Jones named as Tech's 2009 Outstanding Male Athlete Versatile Golden Eagle sophomore A.J. Kirby-Jones has been selected as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete for 2008-09.
June 27, 2009 Dennick makes professional debut with Burlington Royals Former Golden Eagle pitcher Ryan Dennick made his professional debut Friday night, tossing three innings in relief for the Burlington Royals in a game at Johnson City. Dennick didn't get a decision in his first appearance, striking out four batters.
June 10, 2009 Tech's Ryan Dennick chosen by Kansas City Royals in MLB draft Tennessee Tech lefty Ryan Dennick was selected Wednesday in the Major League Baseball first-year player draft by the Kansas City Royals, going to the American League club in the 22nd round.
June 5, 2009 Kirby-Jones named honorable mention on Ping Baseball post-season team Tennessee Tech sophomore A.J. Kirby-Jones has been named to the honorable mention All-Ping! Baseball team, one of six players from the Ohio Valley Conference selected by the website PingBaseball.com to its post-season teams.