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2014 Golden Eagle Men's Cross Country News

September 19, 2014
Angel adds Samantha Linck to cross country, track & field coaching staff
First-year Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field head coach Wayne Angel has announced the addition of Samantha Linck to his staff as an assistant coach.

September 13, 2014
Golden Eagles 11th at Commodore Classic, Sambu finishes fifth overall
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With sophomore Geoffrey Sambu leading the way with a fifth place individual finish, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team placed 11th among 15 Division I programs Saturday at the Commodore Classic hosted by Vanderbilt University.

September 11, 2014
Golden Eagle runners facing sizeable challenge at Commodore Classic Saturday
The Tennessee Tech cross country teams will be among 29 schools running Saturday morning at the Commodore Classic, hosted at Percy Warner Park in Nashville by Vanderbilt University. The men will get things started at 9 a.m. CT with an 8K race, followed at 10 a.m. by a women’s 5K contest.

September 6, 2014
Sambu in Top 10, Golden Eagles battle No. 6 Indiana Hoosiers
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Sophomore Geoffrey Sambu earned a Top 10 finish individually and the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team used Saturday's run against the No. 6 Indiana Hoosiers as a solid learning experience on a challenging, slippery course.

September 5, 2014
Tech track, cross country programs add Eugene Frazier as assistant coach
With a lengthy list of success, both as a runner and as a coach, Eugene Frazier has been named as an assistant cross country and track & field coach at Tennessee Tech.

September 4, 2014
Golden Eagles face one of nation's top teams at Indiana Open Saturday
Riding the crest of the team's season-opening, first-place finish at the Carolina Invitational, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country squad steps it up a few notches this weekend with a head-to-head race against the No. 6 ranked Indiana Hoosiers.

September 2, 2014
Golden Eagle Geoffrey Sambu named OVC co-Runner of the Week
Sophomore Geoffrey Sambu opened his Tennessee Tech running career Saturday by claiming first place in the Carolina Invitational. On Tuesday, he was selected by the Ohio Valley Conference as the league's co-Runner of the Week.

August 30, 2014
Sambu leads strong team effort as Golden Eagles race to first at Carolina Invitational
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Geoffrey Sambu was the first runner across the finish line and Tennessee Tech placed seven runners among the top 11 as the Golden Eagle men's cross country team opened the 2014 season with a first place team finish at the Carolina Invitational early Saturday.

August 27, 2014
New era in Tech cross country begins Saturday at Carolina Invitational
The Tennessee Tech cross country season begins Saturday morning under first-year coach Wayne Angel when the Golden Eagles compete at the Carolina Invitational, a race that will be held on Ft Jackson in Columbia, S.C.

August 26, 2014
Cross country team bolstered with addition of transfer Geoffrey Sambu
Geoffrey Sambu, a transfer from Florida A&M where he previously ran for coach Wayne Angel, has transferred to Tennessee Tech where he will help the first-year Golden Eagle coach chart a new course for TTU cross country program.

August 8, 2014
New coach sets ambitious schedule for 2014 cross country season
Tennessee Tech first-year head coach Wayne Angel has announced the cross country teams' 2014 schedule that features an aggressive slate of competition.