March 20, 2012
Softball to face six-game stretch in five days
The Tennessee Tech softball is gearing up for a stretch of six games against current and future Ohio Valley Conference teams. The Golden Eagles will host Jacksonville State and Belmont, then take to the road to play Tennessee State this weekend.
June 21, 2011
Melody Christian named softball team MVP; Four others honored
Sophomore Melody Christian has been named the Most Valuable Player on the Tennessee Tech softball team for the 2011 season, and four other Golden Eagles have received post-season honors announced by head coach Tory Acheson.
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.
May 8, 2011
Tech falls to UT Martin; knocked out of OVC Tournament
The 2011 Tennessee Tech softball season has come to an end as the Golden Eagles fell to UT Martin 1-0, while Murray State defeated Jacksonville State 7-5 to claim the final spot of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament
May 7, 2011
Golden Eagles split with UT Martin; still hold sixth place in OVC standings
The Golden Eagles can advance to the OVC Tournament with a win over the Skyhawks, or a Murray State loss at Jacksonville State Sunday
May 6, 2011
Coquerille receives third straight Academic All-District selection
Tennessee Tech senior Lacie Coquerille has been named to the Capitol One Academic All-District third-team for District IV. The teams were voted on by the College of Sports Information Directors of America.
May 3, 2011
Golden Eagles head to UT Martin to wrap up regular season
With a sweep against Austin Peay under its belt, the Tennessee Tech softball team will head to UT Martin Saturday to wrap up its 2011 regular season
May 1, 2011
Thomas, Gates stymie Lady Govs as Golden Eagles complete the sweep
In its final home game of the regular season, the Tennessee Tech softball team made sure it would be a memorable Senior Day, as the Golden Eagles completed its sweep of Austin Peay Sunday, with a 3-0 victory
April 30, 2011
Golden Eagles feast on Lady Gov pitching as Tech takes a pair
Behind a combined total of 16 runs, on 16 hits, the Tennessee Tech softball team took the first two games of its three-game series Saturday against the Austin Peay Lady Govs by the scores of 8-2 and 8-0 in five innings
April 30, 2011
Golden Eagles host final home series of the season against Austin Peay
Sitting just one win behind Morehead State for the final spot in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to claw its way up the standings as it hosts its final home series of the season against Austin Peay this weekend
April 28, 2011
Thursday's doubleheader against Belmont canceled
Due to unplayable conditions, Thursday's softball doubleheader between Tennessee Tech and Belmont has been canceled and will not be made up
April 27, 2011
Tech's softball game against Lipscomb postponed
Due to inclement weather, Wednesday's game between Tennessee Tech and Lipscomb has been postponed
April 26, 2011
Tech softball wraps up its non-conference schedule against Lipscomb, Belmont
After taking two-of-three games against Morehead State, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to keep things going in non-conference play as they travel to Lipscomb Wednesday, and Belmont Thursday
April 23, 2011
Thomas pitches and powers Tech past Morehead State
It was a one woman show in the rubber game of the three-game series between Tennessee Tech and Morehead State, as Holly Thomas delivered both in the circle and at the plate in TTU’s 1-0 victory
April 22, 2011
Golden Eagles split doubleheader with Morehead State
With postseason repercussions on the line, the Tennessee Tech softball team split Friday’s doubleheader with Morehead State as it took the first game 7-2, but fell in the nightcap 5-3
April 22, 2011
Friday's softball doubleheader pushed back two hours
Due to the weather and field conditions, Tech's doubleheader against Morehead State has been pushed back two hours to 3 p.m. Check in to TTUsports.com for further updates
April 21, 2011
Golden Eagles host crucial series against Morehead State
Currently sitting in seventh place in the Ohio Valley Conference standings, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to climb up the standing as it hosts a three-game series Friday against sixth-place Morehead State
April 20, 2011
Gamecocks sweep Golden Eagles
The Tennessee Tech softball team fared a little better against Jacksonville State in their second go-around of the season, but it was not enough as the Gamecocks swept the doubleheader by the scores of 3-2 and 8-3
April 19, 2011
Tech softball heads to Jacksonville State for conference doubleheader
The Tennessee Tech softball team resumes its Ohio Valley Conference schedule as it travels to Jacksonville State Wednesday, for a crucial doubleheader
April 16, 2011
Golden Eagles grounded in Lexington
The Golden Eagles took a pair of tough road losses as it fell to Kentucky 9-0 in five innings and 4-3 in 10 innings
April 14, 2011
Golden Eagle offense struggles as Lady Toppers take the day
Despite building a two-run lead, the Tennessee Tech softball team was unable to hold the Western Kentucky Lady Toppers back, as it took the 6-2 loss
April 14, 2011
On deck TODAY: Golden Eagles host Western Kentucky
After putting up 10 runs against conference rival Eastern Kentucky, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to keep things rolling as it hosts Western Kentucky today
April 13, 2011
Schmidt’s two home runs power Tech past Eastern Kentucky
Three Tennessee Tech long balls proved decisive Wednesday as the Golden Eagle softball team took the season series over Eastern Kentucky with a 10-9 victory in Richmond.
April 12, 2011
Golden Eagles take on Colonels in rubber game for their regular season series
The Tennessee Tech softball team begins a seven-game bluegrass swing Wednesday as it heads to Eastern Kentucky
April 10, 2011
Golden Eagles fall in extras to SIU Edwardsville
The Golden Eagles road struggles continued as they dropped the third act of their series to SIU Edwardsville 6-5 in eight innings
April 9, 2011
Golden Eagles drop a pair of games at SIU Edwardsville
The Tennessee Tech softball team found itself on the short end of some close games Saturday as it lost a pair of games to SIU Edwardsville by the scores of 2-0 and 4-3
April 7, 2011
Jacksonville State downs Tech
Jacksonville State’s offense powered its way past Tennessee Tech as it took the 13-2, five-inning victory at the Tech Softball Field
April 5, 2011
Tennessee Tech's scheduled game against East Tennessee State rained out
Due to the the bad weather and playing conditions, Tuesday's scheduled softball game between Tennessee Tech and East Tennessee State has been postponed. Check in to TTUsports.com for further updates.
April 4, 2011
Golden Eagles continue OVC at home against Jacksonville State and on the road SIU Edwardsville
After getting the short end of the series against Eastern Illinois, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to get back on track as it hosts a single game against Jacksonville State Thursday before traveling to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville this weekend
April 3, 2011
Long ball costs Golden Eagles series against Panthers
Three Eastern Illinois home runs and three Tennessee Tech errors cost the Golden Eagles the rubber game of their three-game series as the Panthers took the 6-4 decision.
April 2, 2011
Golden Eagles lose the marathon, but win the sprint as they split with Eastern Illinois
Junior Holly Thomas shattered the single-game, innings-pitched record when she tossed all 14 frames in a 3-1 loss Saturday, before the Golden Eagles rebounded for a 2-0 victory over Eastern Illinois in the second game.
April 1, 2011
Saturday's softball games with EIU pushed back one hour
The start of Tennessee Tech's softball doubleheader against Eastern Illinois on Saturday has been pushed back one hour to 2 p.m. The second game will follow shortly after the first.
March 31, 2011
Golden Eagles host three-game series against Eastern Illinois
Standing at 14-12 on the season, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to build upon its 5-5 Ohio Valley Conference mark this weekend as it hosts Eastern Illinois in a three-game series, beginning with a doubleheader Saturday.
March 30, 2011
Tech Softball doubleheader against Jacksonville State rescheduled
The Tennessee Tech softball team's Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader with Jacksonville State, originally scheduled for Wednesday, has been rescheduled for April 20 at 3 p.m.
March 28, 2011
Golden Eagles take on Jacksonville State in conference doubleheader
Standing at 14-12 on the season, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to build upon its 5-5 Ohio Valley Conference mark Wednesday as it travels to Jacksonville State for an OVC doubleheader.
March 27, 2011
Tech splits doubleheader with Murray State
Despite the weather, the Tennessee Tech softball team was able to get in a pair of games as it split with the Murray State Racers. Tech took the first game 18-11, while losing the second game in five innings 8-0.
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
Tech softball splits doubleheader with Eastern Kentucky
In a hotly contested doubleheader at the Tech softball field, the Golden Eagles found themselves on the right and wrong side on a pair of one-run games against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels.
March 21, 2011
Back at home, Tech takes on Eastern Kentucky
After finishing 1-2 on its first Ohio Valley Conference road trip, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to get back on track at home as it welcomes in the Colonels of Eastern Kentucky.
March 20, 2011
Late offense vaults Golden Eagles past Redhawks
Chanelle Spalding’s first home run of the season proved to be the deciding factor as Tech avoided the sweep against the Southeast Missouri Redhawks.
March 19, 2011
Tech drops a pair of road contests at Southeast Missouri
The Southeast Missouri bats were out in force as they thwarted the Golden Eagles in their first two OVC road contests of the season.
March 15, 2011
Tech gets out the broom as it sweeps Tennessee Wesleyan
The Golden Eagle softball team put on a hitting clinic in its non-conference doubleheader against Tennessee Wesleyan, as it earned a pair of five-inning decisions by the scores of 8-0 and 9-1.
March 14, 2011
Tech softball hosts Tennessee Wesleyan; travels to Southeast Missouri
After nearly sweeping in-state rival Tennessee State to open Ohio Valley Conference play, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to increase its fortunes as it hosts Tennessee Wesleyan Tuesday, before heading to Southeast Missouri Saturday.
March 13, 2011
Tech softball adds pair of home games against Tennessee Wesleyan
The Tennessee Tech softball team has added a pair of home games for Tuesday against Tennessee Wesleyan beginning at 3 p.m.
March 13, 2011
Tigers spoil Tech’s bid for a sweep
Just as the previous two games between the softball teams of Tennessee Tech and Tennessee State went, hitting was at a premium. However, it was TSU that came out on top this time as the Tigers dealt the Golden Eagles a 4-1 loss.
March 12, 2011
Pitching and defense hold firm as Tech takes first two against Tennessee State
The Golden Eagle softball team did not miss a beat, despite not playing a game during the last week, as it opened it Ohio Valley Conference schedule with a pair of wins against Tennessee State.
March 10, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team begins conference play as it hosts series against Tennessee State
After building a 7-7 record to start the season, including a 6-1 record in its last seven games, the Tennessee Tech softball team begins Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as it hosts a three-game series against Tennessee State.
March 9, 2011
Tech's scheduled game against Western Kentucky postponed
Due to poor weather, Tech's scheduled game against Western Kentucky has been postponed.
March 7, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team continues homestand as it hosts a quartet of non-conference opponents
After winning its first two home games of the season against Middle Tennessee and NC State, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look for some more home cooking as it continues its 10-game homestand with four games in three days.
March 4, 2011
Remainder of Tech Combat Classic games canceled
Due to the rainy weather, the remainder of the Tech Combat Classic has been canceled with no make up days planned.
March 4, 2011
Tech softball opens home schedule with a pair of wins against Middle Tennessee, NC State
The Tennessee Tech softball team enjoyed some home cooking as it opened its 2011 home schedule with wins over in-state rival Middle Tennessee and NC State at the Tech Combat Classic.
March 1, 2011
Tech to host 13 games at Tech Combat Classic, Belmont games postponed
After compiling a 4-1 record at the Frost Classic, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to keep its fortunes going this week as it hosts the three-day Tech Combat Classic beginning Friday.
February 28, 2011
Gates garners OVC softball Player of the Week honors
Tennessee Tech outfielder Kaleigh Gates has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference adidas Softball Player of the Week for her efforts this past week at the Frost Classic. The honor was announced by the OVC office Monday.
February 27, 2011
Three Golden Eagles go yard as Tech crushes East Tennessee State
The Tennessee Tech bats were out in force for their final contest of the Frost Classic as the Golden Eagles routed the East Tennessee State Buccaneers.
February 26, 2011
Tech downs Toledo, Northwestern State in day two of Frost Classic
The Tennessee Tech softball team appears to have found its groove as it rebounded as it dropped the Toledo Rockets and the Northwestern State Lady Demons. The pair of wins brings the Golden Eagle record to 4-7, including a 3-1 mark in the Frost Classic.
February 25, 2011
Golden Eagles no-hit Jaguars, fall to Panthers in extras
Holly Thomas throws second career no-hitter
February 24, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team heads to Chattanooga for Frost Classic
After a rough outing at the Sleep Inn Classic in Denton, Texas, the Tennessee Tech softball team will look to get back on track as it heads to Chattanooga, Tenn. for the Frost Classic. The three-day tournament begins Friday.
February 20, 2011
Huskers keep Golden Eagle bats in check as Tech falls
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle softball team wrapped up the Sleep Inn Classic with a 6-0 loss to the Nebraska Huskers. In their first meeting two days ago the Huskers beat the Golden Eagles 4-3.
February 19, 2011
Golden Eagles tripped twice by lone run in Lone Star state
The Tennessee Tech softball team took a pair of one-run losses Saturday in the second day of the North Texas tournament, falling to Northwestern State 2-1 and the host school, 5-4.
February 18, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team splits first two games of Sleep Inn Classic
The Tennessee Tech softball team won one and lost one during its first day of the Sleep Inn Classic Friday. The Golden Eagles earned their first win of the season as they downed Centenary, but took their third one-run loss of the season against Nebraska.
February 16, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team heads to North Texas for the Sleep Inn Classic
With the 2011 softball season in full swing, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will head to Denton, Texas this weekend to take part in the Sleep Inn Classic. The three-day tournament begins Friday
February 12, 2011
Pitching the order of the day as Golden Eagles drop two one-run games
The Tennessee Tech softball team got a solid pair of pitching performances Saturday, but the Golden Eagles fell twice in one-run games against Syracuse and Georgia State
February 10, 2011
Golden Eagle softball team opens 2011 season at Georgia State Tournament
With spring quickly approaching, Tennessee Tech athletic teams will get back to the great outdoors beginning with the Golden Eagle softball team as it opens its 2011 campaign Saturday in Atlanta at the Georgia State Tournament
February 7, 2011
Experienced softball team opens new season Saturday
An experienced group of players, including six seniors and five juniors, are ready for the 2011 softball season which begins Saturday for the Golden Eagles in Atlanta.
January 20, 2011
Golden Eagle softball squad picked to finish second in OVC preseason poll
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle softball team was picked to finish in second place in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference softball race
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 9, 2011
Four tournaments, 23 home games featured in '11 softball schedule
An 11-game homestand in March including a tournament with a challenging field, a new wrinkle in the OVC race, 23 home contests and several NCAA Tournament opponents highlight Tennessee Tech’s 2011 softball schedule, announced this week by head coach Tory Acheson.
December 14, 2010
Golden Eagle softball inks four players from three time zones
Tennessee Tech softball head coach Tory Acheson has announced the signing of four players for the 2012 season.
November 30, 2010
Some space still open for Softball Holiday Mini Camp Dec. 28-29
A few spaces remain for Tennessee Tech softball coach Tory Acheson's annual Holiday Mini Camp. The camp will take place December 28-29 at the Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion in Cookeville.
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 9, 2010
TTU Sports Hall of Fame to add softall pitcher Brandy Henry
During just two seasons in a Golden Eagle softball uniform, pitcher Brandy Henry Kleeman made an indelible mark on the Tennessee Tech program. Friday evening she will be inducted into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame as part of Homecoming festivities on campus.
October 19, 2010
Coquerille, Harris and Thatcher to represent Tech at NCAA Forum
The inaugural NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum will take place this week in Orlando, Fla., and Tennessee Tech will send softball player Lacie Coquerille, Lloyd Harris from the tennis team.
October 7, 2010
Tech softball team ranks seventh in the classroom in all of Division I
With one player earning a Cosida Academic All-District award, 17 members of the team on the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll-including three Medal of Honor winners-and a total of 41 additions to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll at Tech one could safely say that the Tennessee Tech softball team has been excelling in the classroom.
September 18, 2010
Softball sets dates for annual Holiday Mini Camp
Tennessee Tech softball coach Tory Acheson has set the dates for the team's annual Holiday Mini Camp. The camp will take place December 28-29 at the Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion in Cookeville.
August 9, 2010
Purple Pride Caravan visits Gainesboro Tuesday afternoon
The Purple Pride Caravan will head to Jackson County Tuesday afternoon to visit neighboring Gainesboro. The event is scheduled from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Sav-a-lot store. Basketball coach Mike Sutton and softball coach Tory Acheson will be featured.
August 3, 2010
OVC announces the 2010 womens soccer predicted order of finish
Tennessee Tech captures the no. 4 spot in this years pre-season poll on the order of finish within the Ohio Valley conference.