November 16, 2017 Libero Brugere voted to All-OVC second team BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Junior libero Kirsten Brugere has been voted to the All-Ohio Valley Conference second team, as announced by the OVC office Wednesday night.
November 11, 2017 Tech falls at Belmont in four sets to end season NASHVILLE – The 2017 Tennessee Tech volleyball season came to an end Saturday afternoon in the state capital, with the Golden Eagles falling in four sets to Belmont (11-25, 25-23, 19-25, 20-25).
November 10, 2017 Tech outlasts Tennessee State in Nashville NASHVILLE – After a three-set loss at home to Tennessee State earlier in the season, Tennessee Tech responded with a victory in a five-set battle on the Tigers’ home court.
November 9, 2017 Tech to end 2017 season in Nashville NASHVILLE – Tennessee Tech volleyball concludes its 2017 season in the state capital this weekend, traveling to Tennessee State and Belmont.
November 4, 2017 Tech falls to Eastern Kentucky in back-and-forth match on Senior Day COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Although it took Eastern Kentucky a full five sets to take down Tennessee Tech in Richmond earlier this season, the Colonels needed just three to defeat Tech Saturday evening (25-22, 25-22, 25-23) in Cookeville.
November 3, 2017 Morehead State exacts revenge on earlier loss to Tech COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Morehead State avenged its home loss earlier in the season to Tennessee Tech Friday night in the Hooper Eblen Center, defeating the Golden Eagles in three sets (25-22, 25-17, 26-24).
November 2, 2017 Tech closes 2017 home schedule this weekend COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball will play its final home matches of 2017 this weekend at the Hooper Eblen Center, welcoming Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky to Cookeville.
October 27, 2017 Southeast Missouri takes season's lone meeting with Tech COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Ticking off its last few home matches of 2017, Tennessee Tech hosted Southeast Missouri on Friday night at the Hooper Eblen Center.
October 25, 2017 Host Jacksonville State claims season's second meeting with Tech JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Tennessee Tech volleyball met with Jacksonville State for the second time this season on Wednesday night, having opened conference play with the Gamecocks at home back in late September.
October 24, 2017 Tech travels to Jacksonville State, hosts SEMO in shortened week JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Tennessee Tech volleyball comes off a shortened week of practices for its upcoming matches, traveling to Jacksonville State and returning back to Cookeville to face Southeast Missouri.
October 21, 2017 SIUE grounds Tech in Edwardsville EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Tennessee Tech volleyball ended its conference trip to Illinois with a loss to SIUE on Saturday, falling 21-25, 14-25, 15-25.
October 20, 2017 Volleyball falls short at Eastern Illinois CHARLESTON, Ill. – Tennessee Tech volleyball opened up its latest three-match road trip at Eastern Illinois, falling to the Panthers 20-25, 9-25, 22-25.
October 19, 2017 Eastern Illinois, SIUE await Tech volleyball on road CHARLESTON, Ill. – Tennessee Tech volleyball will make its way to Illinois this weekend to face a pair of northern Ohio Valley Conference teams in Eastern Illinois and SIUE.
October 16, 2017 Brugere earns adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week honor BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Junior libero Kirsten Brugere has been named the adidas® Defensive Player of the Week, as announced by the Ohio Valley Conference on Monday in its latest weekly report of the 2017 season.
October 14, 2017 Murray State drops Tech to end Golden Eagles' four-match home stand COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In its final home match before heading back on the road next weekend, Tennessee Tech fell to Murray State in three sets (12-25, 26-28, 14-25) Saturday afternoon.
October 13, 2017 Conference leader Austin Peay out-duels Tech COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – On Friday night in the Hooper Eblen Center, Tennessee Tech battled with state rival Austin Peay but ultimately fell in three sets to the Governors (20-25, 18-25, 18-25).
October 11, 2017 Golden Eagles end home stand with Austin Peay, Murray State back-to-back COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball wraps up its latest home stand with back-to-back matches against Austin Peay and Murray State this weekend in the Hooper Eblen Center.
October 7, 2017 Tech drops Belmont match 3-1 at home COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In its four-match home stand opener Friday night, Tennessee Tech fell to state rival Belmont in four sets (15-25, 15-25, 25-22, 16-25).
October 7, 2017 Tech suffers home sweep by Tennessee State COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball welcomed a second OVC rival from Nashville in as many days, Tennessee State, to the Hooper Eblen Center on Saturday afternoon.
October 4, 2017 Tech returns home to face state foes Belmont, Tennessee State COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball takes a break from travel this week, enjoying an extended stint at home with matches versus Nashville rivals Belmont and Tennessee State inside the Hooper Eblen Center.
September 30, 2017 Tech grabs first OVC win at Morehead State in four sets MOREHEAD, Ky. – Tennessee Tech earned its first conference win of the season at Morehead State on Saturday afternoon, taking down the Eagles in four sets (25-17, 25-23, 18-25, 27-25).
September 29, 2017 Tech falls in five-set thriller at Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – Tennessee Tech began its weekend of two-straight road matches by pushing Eastern Kentucky to five sets inside its home arena Friday night.
September 28, 2017 Golden Eagles continue OVC play in Bluegrass State RICHMOND, Ky. – Tennessee Tech volleyball wraps up a three-match road trip with two conference meetings this weekend, facing Eastern Kentucky on Friday, Sept. 29 and Morehead State on Saturday, Sept. 30.
September 23, 2017 Golden Eagles begin three-match road trip with four-set loss at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech suffered its second-straight conference loss Friday night, as it fell in four sets to UT Martin 20-25, 29-27, 23-25 and 18-25 inside the Skyhawk Fieldhouse.
September 21, 2017 Tech falls to conference foe Jacksonville State to open 2017 home slate COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In its home debut of the 2017 season, Tennessee Tech fell to the Jacksonville State Gamecocks in three sets (25-27, 20-25, 19-25), suffering its first Ohio Valley Conference loss of the year on Thursday night.
September 19, 2017 Tech hosts Jacksonville State, travels to UT Martin to begin OVC action COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech volleyball begins the bulk of its 2017 schedule this week, welcoming Jacksonville State to the Hooper Eblen Center on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 4 p.m. CT and heading out of town to UT Martin on Friday, Sept. 22.
September 16, 2017 Tech volleyball ends non-conference action with four-set loss to New Mexico TOLEDO, Ohio – Down two starters due to injuries, the Golden Eagles had their work cut out for them in their final non-conference match at the Blue/Gold Invitational.
September 15, 2017 Tech volleyball falls to Toledo, Youngstown State in final non-conference tournament TOLEDO, Ohio – Tech continued its run of Ohio tournaments Friday with a double-header to start the Blue/Gold Invitational.
September 14, 2017 Volleyball ends nonconference schedule at Toledo's Blue/Gold Invitational TOLEDO, Ohio – Tennessee Tech volleyball makes its third and final trek to the state of Ohio this weekend to close the nonconference portion of its season at Toledo’s Blue/Gold Invitational.
September 9, 2017 Tech volleyball falls to Harvard in Holiday Inn Invitational finale DAYTON, Ohio – Having checked its double-header off its to-do list on Friday, Tennessee Tech volleyball only had one match to play Saturday to close out its Holiday Inn Invitational appearance.
September 8, 2017 Tech volleyball drops West Virginia, Wright State matches in Holiday Inn Invitational double-header DAYTON, Ohio – For the first time this season, Tennessee Tech volleyball began a tournament by getting its double-header out of the way.
September 7, 2017 Volleyball returns to Ohio for Wright State's Holiday Inn Invitational DAYTON, Ohio – Tennessee Tech volleyball returns to Ohio this weekend for the Holiday Inn Invitational, its third of four nonconference tournaments to begin the 2017 season.
September 2, 2017 Volleyball drops double-header to close Akron Invitational AKRON, Ohio – The Golden Eagles wrapped up their first Ohio trip this season with a double-header Saturday as part of the Akron Invitational.
September 1, 2017 Golden Eagles fall to La Salle in Akron Invitational debut AKRON, Ohio – Tennessee Tech volleyball struggled through its opener at the Akron Invitational Friday night, eventually falling 0-3 (14-25, 19-25, 21-25) to the La Salle Explorers.
August 31, 2017 Volleyball starts three-straight Ohio visits with Akron Invitational AKRON, Ohio – Now three matches into its season, Tennessee Tech volleyball heads north this weekend for its second of four-consecutive tournaments and first of three in the state of Ohio.
August 28, 2017 Houck named adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week after Tech debut BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Redshirt freshman Taylor Houck has been named the adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week, as announced by the Ohio Valley Conference office Monday in its first weekly honors release of the 2017 season.
August 26, 2017 Volleyball splits double-header with The Citadel, Campbell to close tournament BUIES CREEK, N.C. – After opening the Hampton Inn Holly Springs Invitational yesterday with just one game, Tennessee Tech faced a full day Saturday with a double-header on its schedule.
August 25, 2017 Volleyball sweeps North Carolina Central in tournament, season opener BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Tennessee Tech volleyball began its 2017 season on a high note, sweeping North Carolina Central in three sets (25-17, 25-13, 25-16) at its Hampton Inn Holly Springs Invitational opener Friday afternoon.
August 24, 2017 Volleyball opens 2017 season at Hampton Inn Holly Springs Invitational BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Tennessee Tech volleyball kicks off its 2017 slate Friday afternoon in North Carolina with the first of four-straight out-of-state tournaments.
August 18, 2017 Volleyball to hold home scrimmage Saturday COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech fans can get their first look at the 2017 volleyball squad Saturday afternoon when the team hosts the Purple v. Gold Scrimmage in the Hooper Eblen Center.
August 15, 2017 Tech volleyball voted to finish 10th in conference play BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – About a week and a half out from its 2017 season opener, Tennessee Tech volleyball has been predicted to finish 10th in the Ohio Valley Conference standings, as released by the OVC office Tuesday.
July 27, 2017 Tech volleyball receives AVCA Team Academic Award LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tennessee Tech volleyball has earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for its work in the classroom during the 2016-17 school year, the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced this week.
July 3, 2017 Tennessee Tech volleyball team announces 2017 schedule COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – With the 2017-18 school year approaching quicker than ever, Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock has announced the the team's 2017 schedule.
June 30, 2017 Tech volleyball welcomes Gamble and Livingston as assistant coaches Head coach Dave Zelenock and the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is pleased to announce the addition of two new assistants to the Tennessee Tech family: Kyle Gamble and Sherisa Livingston.
December 15, 2016 Winning attitude: Leadership leads Oliver to November Unsung Hero Award COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Leadership isn’t about statistics. Sometimes it’s a can-do spirit, a determination to do what is needed and an infectious attitude that can bring one to the forefront. That’s one of the best ways to describe sophomore volleyball standout Jessica Oliver.
November 15, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball adds Noni Thompkins to 2017-18 roster Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock is pleased to announce the signing of Noni Thompkins to the 2017-18 squad.
November 12, 2016 Golden Eagles fall at Southeast Missouri in three sets in final match of 2016 season The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-22, 3-13 OVC) fell to Southeast Missouri (7-23, 6-10 OVC) in three sets in their final match of the 2016 season. The Redhawks defeated the Golden Eagles in three sets with scores of 25-15, 25-16, and 25-16.
November 9, 2016 Golden Eagles close out 2016-17 with match at Southeast Missouri on Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-21, 3-12 OVC) will close out the 2016-17 season with a contest at Southeast Missouri (6-23, 5-10 OVC) at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
November 8, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball falls 3-0 to Jacksonville State on Tuesday evening The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team (7-21, 3-12 OVC) fell to Jacksonville State (18-17, 6-9 OVC) in three sets. The Gamecocks claimed winning set scores of 25-14, 25-14, and 25-10.
November 7, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball travels to Jacksonville State Tuesday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-20, 3-11 OVC) gets right back into action on Tuesday, when the Golden Eagles travel to Jacksonville State (17-17, 5-9 OVC) for a 7 p.m. matchup in the Pete Mathews Coliseum.
November 5, 2016 Belmont defeats Tech 3-0 on Senior Day Tech fell in three sets to in-state rival Belmont (14-11, 8-6 OVC) in Saturday evening’s matchup; the Bruins claiming winning set scores of 28-26, 25-18, and 25-15.
November 4, 2016 Tech falls to Tennessee State in three sets in Friday's matchup The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-19, 3-10 OVC) fell to in-state rival Tennessee State (15-14, 6-7 OVC) in three sets. The Tigers claimed set scores of 25-14, 25-10, and 25-17.
November 3, 2016 Kellie Williams named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team Not only does Tennessee Tech pride itself on building championship level teams, but it also strongly values the academic excellence that the Golden Eagle student-athletes display on a daily basis. One of Tech’s very own was named to the 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team on Thursday.
November 1, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball to host final regular season home matches on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-18, 3-9 OVC) returns home to host their final regular season matches of the 2016 season. The Golden Eagles will play host to Tennessee State (14-14, 5-7 OVC) in a 7 p.m. matchup on Friday. Tech will then close out their home contests versus Belmont at 4 p.m. on Saturday for a special Senior Day match, where Golden Eagle seniors Alyssa Povey, Sharon Anderson, and Kennedy Wade will be honored before the contest begins.
October 29, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball falls to Eastern Kentucky in three sets on Saturday afternoon The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-18, 3-9 OVC) closed out their weekend road contests at Eastern Kentucky (12-12, 6-5) on Saturday afternoon. The Colonels defeated the Golden Eagles in three sets with scores of 25-22, 25-13, and 25-20.
October 28, 2016 Tech volleyball falls 3-1 to OVC opponent Morehead State on Friday evening The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-17, 3-8 OVC) fell to Morehead State (10-15, 6-5 OVC) in Friday night’s action at the Wetherby Gym. The Eagles defeated the Golden Eagles in four sets (3-1) with set scores of 23-25, 25-16, 25-10, and 25-17.
October 25, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-16, 3-7 OVC) hits the road for two matches this weekend.
October 22, 2016 Golden Eagles top the Panthers in a five-set thriller on Saturday's Homecoming contest It was surely a happy Homecoming for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team as they defeated conference opponent Eastern Illinois in a five-set (3-2) thriller at the Hooper Eblen Center Saturday evening. The Golden Eagles saw winning set scores of 25-21, 18-25, 25-19, 23-25, and 18-16 over the Panthers.
October 21, 2016 Golden Eagles fall 3-0 to OVC opponent SIUE The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to the Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (SIUE) in three sets on Friday night. The Cougars claimed winning set scores of 25-17, 25-19, and 25-23 over the Golden Eagles.
October 18, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball to host SIUE and Eastern Illinois on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home on Homecoming weekend to host OVC opponents SIUE and Eastern Illinois.
October 15, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball falls to in-state OVC rival Austin Peay 3-0 on Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-15, 2-6 OVC) fell to Austin Peay (16-7, 7-1 OVC) in three sets in a Saturday midafternoon contest. The Governors saw winning set scores of 25-16, 25-22, and 25-20.
October 14, 2016 Tech volleyball falls to Murray State 3-0 in Friday night OVC matchup The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-14, 2-5 OVC) fell to Murray State (11-8, 6-1 OVC) in a Friday night OVC matchup 3-0. The Racers took winning set scores of 25-12, 25-20, and 25-7.
October 12, 2016 Tech volleyball travels to Murray State and Austin Peay for OVC contests on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-13, 2-4 OVC) will hit the road this weekend for two matches. The Golden Eagles will first face OVC opponent Murray State (10-8, 5-1 OVC) in a Friday night matchup at 7 p.m. The Purple and Gold team will then close out the weekend with a match at conference opponent Austin Peay (14-7, 5-1 OVC) on Saturday at 2 p.m.
October 10, 2016 Anderson claims adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Setter of the Week honors After a solid showing over Tech’s two matches last week, senior Sharon Anderson has been named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Setter of the Week on October 10.
October 8, 2016 Golden Eagles top UT Martin 3-1 in OVC contest on Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-13, 2-4 OVC) had a strong showing Saturday evening as they defeated Ohio Valley Conference opponent UT Martin (5-16, 1-5 OVC) in four sets (3-1). The Golden Eagles took winning set scores of 25-21, 25-14, 23-25, and 25-11.
October 6, 2016 Golden Eagles host conference foe UT Martin in 4 p.m. matchup on Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-13, 1-4 OVC) get right back into the swing of things on Saturday when they host Ohio Valley Conference opponent UT Martin (5-15, 1-4 OVC) in a 4 p.m. contest in the Hooper Eblen Center.
October 5, 2016 Tech volleyball falls to Jacksonville State 3-1 in Wednesday night OVC matchup The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-13, 1-4 OVC) fell short to OVC-opponent Jacksonville State (14-9, 4-1 OVC) in Wednesday night’s matchup. The Gamecocks defeated the Golden Eagles 3-1 with set scores of 25-23, 14-25, 25-20, and 25-15.
October 3, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball returns home to host OVC opponent Jacksonville State on Wednesday It’s another quick turn around for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-12, 1-3 OVC), as they get right back into action on Wednesday. The Golden Eagles will host OVC opponent Jacksonville State (13-9, 3-1 OVC) in a 7 p.m. contest in the Hooper Eblen Center.
September 30, 2016 Tech volleyball falls to in-state OVC rival, 3-1, in Friday night contest The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team (5-12, 1-3 OVC) fell to OVC in-state rival Belmont (9-4, 3-0 OVC) in a Friday night contest at the Curb Event Center. The Bruins saw winning set scores of 25-14, 19-25, 25-13, and 25-15.
September 29, 2016 Tech volleyball heads back to Nashville for Friday contest at Belmont It’s a quick turnaround for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-11, 1-2 OVC) as they head right back into action when they face in-state OVC opponent Belmont (8-4, 2-0 OVC) on Friday in a 6 p.m. contest at the Curb Event Center.
September 28, 2016 Tennessee State edges Tech 3-2 in midweek conference matchup The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-11, 1-2 OVC) fell to Tennessee State (8-8, 1-2 OVC) 3-2 in midweek action Wednesday night in Nashville. The Tigers took winning set scores of 25-23, 21-25, 25-20, 23-25, and 15-12 over the Golden Eagles.
September 26, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Nashville, Tenn., to take on in-state OVC rival Tennessee State on Wednesday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team gets right back into action on Wednesday when they travel down the highway to Nashville, Tenn., to take on OVC opponent Tennessee State.
September 24, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball falls to Morehead State in Saturday OVC matchup The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-10, 1-1 OVC) fell to Morehead State (5-10, 1-1 OVC) in Saturday’s contest at the Hooper Eblen Center. The Eagles defeated the Golden Eagles in three sets with scores of 25-22, 25-15, and 25-15.
September 23, 2016 Tech volleyball opens OVC play with 3-1 victory over Eastern Kentucky Intensity was the theme of the Tennessee Tech volleyball (5-9, 1-0 OVC) match versus conference opponent Eastern Kentucky (5-8, 0-1 OVC) on Friday night in the Hooper Eblen Center.
September 20, 2016 Tech volleyball opens 2016 conference slate at home on Friday-Saturday With tournament play behind them, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-9, 0-0 OVC) will begin their Ohio Valley Conference slate on Friday-Saturday with contests versus Eastern Kentucky (5-7, 0-0 OVC) and Morehead State (4-9, 0-0 OVC).
September 16, 2016 Late surge too little too late, Golden Eagles fall to Oregon State in opening match of Idaho Volleyball Classic MOSCOW, Idaho – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-7) opened up play at the Idaho Volleyball Classic Thursday evening, falling to Oregon State (5-4) on the opening day of the event, 3-0. The Beavers defeated the Golden Eagles by finals set scores of 25-10, 25-12 and 25-22.
September 16, 2016 Tech volleyball falls twice at Idaho Volleyball Classic MOSCOW, Idaho – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team ran into stout competition on Friday night in the Idaho Volleyball Classic.
September 13, 2016 Tech volleyball travels to Moscow, Idaho for Idaho Volleyball Classic Thursday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will travel to Moscow, Idaho for the Idaho Volleyball Classic on Thursday for their last tournament before beginning Ohio Valley Conference matchups.
September 10, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Illinois State and Middle Tennessee on final day of Blue Raider Bash The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-5) split games on day two of the Blue Raider Bash. The Golden Eagles fell to Illinois State (5-5) 3-0 with the Redbirds taking winning set scores of 25-12, 25-13, and 25-13. Later that evening, Middle Tennessee defeated Tech 3-2 with set scores of 20-25, 25-23, 25-23, and 7-25, and 15-7.
September 9, 2016 Tech volleyball falls to Seton Hall 3-0 on day one of Blue Raider Bash The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-4) fell to Seton Hall (4-4) on day one of the Blue Raider Bash in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The Pirates defeated the Golden Eagles 3-0, with winning set scores of 25-21, 25-7, and 28-26.
September 7, 2016 Tech volleyball travels to Murfreesboro for Blue Raider Bash on Friday-Saturday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-3) travels down the highway to Murfreesboro, Tenn., for its third tournament of the season on Friday-Saturday.
September 3, 2016 Tech volleyball splits matches on final day of Samford-UAB Challenge The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-3) split matches on day two of the Samford-UAB Challenge. The Golden Eagles opened up the day with a 3-0 victory over Northwestern State (4-5), while taking winning set scores of 26-24, 27-25, and 25-19. Tech then went on to fall to UAB (3-4) 3-0. The Blazers saw winning set scores of 25-23, 26-24, and 28-26.
September 2, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball falls to Radford, Samford on day one of Samford-UAB Challenge The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-2) kicked off their second tournament weekend with matches versus Radford (4-0) and Samford (3-1) on day one of the Samford-UAB Challenge in Birmingham, Ala.
August 31, 2016 Undefeated Tech volleyball travels to Birmingham, Ala. for Samford-UAB Challenge starting Friday With a solid opening weekend a week of practice behind them, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-0) heads out to their second of four tournaments in the 2016 season beginning Friday.
August 29, 2016 Anderson wins adidas® OVC Setter of the Week honors on Aug. 29 After a stellar opening weekend, including two double-doubles and three 40+ assist matches: Sharon Anderson has been selected as the OVC Setter of the Week on Aug. 29.
August 27, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball sweeps at Catamount Volleyball Classic; defeats UAB 3-2 and Western Carolina 3-1 on day two With the first tournament of the 2016 season in the books, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-0) ended the weekend on top winning all three of their matches to mark the best start a Purple and Gold squad has had since 2000, when the Golden Eagles opened with a 5-0 record.
August 26, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball opens 2016 season with a 3-0 sweep over Charleston Southern The Tennessee Tech volleyball team started their 2016 season off on a strong note, sweeping Charleston Southern 3-0 in day one of the Catamount Volleyball Classic.
August 25, 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball opens 2016 season at Catamount Volleyball Classic The time has come! The Tennessee Tech volleyball team suits up for the first time in the 2016 season at the Catamount Volleyball Classic on Friday-Saturday.
August 19, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball to host Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage on Saturday. The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will put what they have been working on all preseason long to the test on Saturday when they host the Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage.
August 18, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball middles are closing out the 2016 preseason strong Preseason is nearing the end, however, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team continues to work hard every day to prepare for their upcoming season.
August 16, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball predicted to finish seventh; Williams named to preseason All-OVC team The Tennessee Tech volleyball season is right around the corner, and as we edge closer to game one, it is time to announce the 2016 Preseason All-OVC Volleyball Team. One Golden Eagle was honored on the list this year: junior outside, Kellie Williams.
August 16, 2016 Tennessee Tech volleyball outsides revving up for 2016 season The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is halfway through preseason practices and the Golden Eagle squad is working hard to prepare for the upcoming year.
August 12, 2016 Golden Eagle defensive specialists dig in to prepare for 2016 volleyball season The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is continuing to work hard every day on the court. The Golden Eagles entered into day three of their preseason training on Friday, with the practice focusing on developing the liberos and defensive specialists.
August 10, 2016 Tennessee Tech Volleyball begins preseason on a strong note Not only is it almost time for the school year to being, but it is also the time when the fall sports preseason practices are starting in full force. The Tennessee Tech volleyball team took to the floor for their first full team practice on Wednesday where they started the day out with fitness testing before moving into the Hoop for practice on the court.
July 14, 2016 Six selected as finalists for Tennessee Tech's 2016 Woman of the Year Award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of six finalists for the school’s 2016 Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday, July 17.
July 2, 2016 Cookeville native Cody Dodd selected as Tech's 2015-16 Outstanding Female Athlete When it came to Tennessee Tech’s Female Athlete of the Year, it wasn’t an easy decision. The question was posed when the awards selection committee met earlier this month which player meant the most to their team, without their performance does it make a marked difference in how they finished.
July 1, 2016 @TNTechVball Announces their 2016 Schedule Excitement for the fall seasons is stirring amongst Tennessee Tech fans as they patiently await the announcement of the Golden Eagle’s schedules. Well, the wait is over! Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced the 2016 schedule.
June 29, 2016 Ten finalists announced for Tech's 2015-16 Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year Award In search of the university's Outstanding Female Athlete for 2015-16, the Tennessee Tech Athletics Awards Committee has announced a list of 10 finalists for the honor. The winner will be announced Sunday.
May 26, 2016 Povey, Jackson co-winners of April Unsung Leader Award A volleyball junior who serves as a leader for her team and the entire Ohio Valley Conference student-athlete community, and a freshman who has been a key factor in helping lift the Tennessee Tech track & field program to an entirely new level with her record-setting performances and leadership on several platforms are co-winners of the April Unsung Leader Award.
May 16, 2016 Tech volleyball assistant coach Cassandra Joyner named to 2016 Delaware State Hall of Fame class Three-year Tech volleyball assistant coach Cassandra Joyner was announced to the 2016 Delaware State Hall-Of-Fame class on May 5.
April 22, 2016 First Golden Wings Awards show to air LIVE on OVC Digital Network Tennessee Tech University will recognize and honor its student-athletes with the first Golden Wings Awards Show, to be streamed LIVE on the OVC Digital Network on Tuesday, April 26. The event is NOT open to the public, but the webstream will show every minute of the event and is free.
December 16, 2015 Late season surge, play of Cody Dodd highlight 2015 Golden Eagle volleyball season A late-season surge that propelled them into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and the season-long play of lone senior Cody Dodd highlighted the 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball season as reviewed by head coach Dave Zelenock.
December 8, 2015 Emily Brooks to join the Tennessee Tech volleyball roster in 2016 Head coach Dave Zelenock has announced another new addition to the Tennessee Tech volleyball family. The Golden Eagle squad will welcome Emily Brooks from Franklin, Tenn., to the 2016 roster.
December 8, 2015 Georgia's Lexi Kingree sixth announced Tech volleyball signee for 2016 Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced the sixth addition to the 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball class with the signing of Lexi Kingree out of Georgia's Chattahoochee High School.
December 7, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball welcomes Abigail Duncan to 2016 squad The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will welcome another new face to the Golden Eagle squad, coach Dave Zelenock has announced. Joining the Tech volleyball team next season will be Abigail Duncan.
December 7, 2015 Tech volleyball announces the signing of Rachel Thomas to the 2016 team Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced another new addition to the 2016 Golden Eagle roster. Tech will welcome Rachel Thomas from Okemos, Mich., to the squad this coming fall.
December 1, 2015 Tech volleyball announces the signing of Taylor Houck to the 2016 squad The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is proud to announce another future Golden Eagle to its squad: Taylor Houck.
November 30, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball announces signing of Elizabeth Bossong The Tennessee Tech volleyball season has just come to a close, and they are already thinking about the future of next season. The Golden Eagles have announced the signing of Elizabeth Bossong to next year?s squad.
November 20, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Belmont 3-1 in semifinals of OVC tournament Day two of the OVC tournament brought the number sixth seed Tennessee Tech volleyball team (10-21, 7-9 OVC) to face Belmont (16-14, 11-5 OVC), the No. 2 ranked team in the competition.
November 19, 2015 Cody Dodd named to OVC All-Conference team Post-season has begun, and that means it is time for post-season awards. All the volleyball teams gathered Wednesday night in Murray, Ky. before the conference tournament kicks off today to see who received post-season honors.
November 19, 2015 Golden Eagles move on to second round of OVC tournament with 3-2 win over EIU It wouldn't be post-season play if the game didn't come down to the wire in every set.
November 17, 2015 Golden Eagles take on EIU in first round of OVC Tournament It’s postseason time! The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (9-20, 7-9 OVC) heads to the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) tournament at Murray State on Thursday at the sixth seed to compete against Eastern Illinois (EIU, 16-14, 11-5 OVC) (the number three seed) in the first round at 11 a.m.
November 16, 2015 Cody Dodd and Sharon Anderson pick up Nov. 16 OVC Player of Week awards Senior, Cody Dodd and junior, setter Sharon Anderson took home OVC player of the week awards on Nov. 16.
November 13, 2015 Golden Eagles edge UT Martin 3-2 to seal a spot in OVC Tournament next week It wouldn’t be the last regular match of the season if it didn’t go down to the wire in every set. The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (9-20, 7-9 OVC) battled until the end against UT-Martin (9-24, 5-11 OVC) and had a record-breaking night for many Golden Eagles.
November 12, 2015 Golden Eagles close out regular season at UT Martin The end of the regular season has come as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (8-20, 6-9 OVC) travels to Martin, Tenn. for their last regular match of the season against UT-Martin (9-23, 5-10).
November 10, 2015 Golden Eagles getting closer to post season play with 3-1 win over JSU The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (8-20, 6-9 OVC) had a big road win over Jacksonville State (14-20, 4-11 OVC) in their Tuesday conference matchup to help push them closer to post-season play.
November 9, 2015 Tech heads to JSU for one of last two regular season matchups Coming off an exciting five-set victory over Belmont on Saturday, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-20, 5-9 OVC) quickly turns around to travel to Jacksonville State (JSU) (14-19, 4-10 OVC) to play on Tuesday at the Pete Mathews Coliseum in a 7 p.m. contest.
November 9, 2015 Dodd wins Nov. 9 OVC Offensive Player of the Week Award Senior Cody Dodd picked up her second OVC Offensive Player of the Week title this season, after a solid performance last weekend against conference opponents Tennessee State and Belmont.
November 7, 2015 Back by enthusiastic crowd, Dodd's Senior Night nets thrilling 3-2 win over Belmont In arguably the most memorable match of her sensational Golden Eagle volleyball career, senior Cody Dodd led Tennessee Tech to an improbable 3-2 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Belmont in front of a large crowd in Eblen Center Saturday evening.
November 6, 2015 Close match goes to the finish line before Tennessee State edges away with 3-2 win The Tennessee Tech Volleyball Team (6-19, 4-8 OVC) put up a fight against the No. 1 in the OVC Murray State (21-2, 11-1 OVC), however, the Racers beat out the Golden Eagles three sets to one.
November 4, 2015 Golden Eagles host Tennessee State and Belmont for last regular season home matches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team remains at home in the Eblen Center for another weekend to face conference opponents Tennessee State and Belmont in their last home matches of the regular season.
October 31, 2015 Murray State defeats Tech 3-1 in OVC battle on Saturday The Tennessee Tech Volleyball Team (6-19, 4-8 OVC) put up a fight against the No. 1 in the OVC Murray State (21-2, 11-1 OVC), however, the Racers beat out the Golden Eagles three sets to one.
October 30, 2015 Golden Eagles shut out the Governors 3-0 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-18, 4-7) opened Halloween weekend play with a strong victory over Austin Peay (6-20, 1-10 OVC) in a three-set shut down.
October 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Austin Peay and Murray State on Halloween Weekend It’s going to be a busy Halloween weekend for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-18, 3-7 OVC) as they host conference-opponents Austin Peay (6-19, 1-9 OVC) and Murray State (19-2, 9-1 OVC) on Friday-Saturday.
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October 24, 2015 Tech toppled by Morehead State 3-1 Saturday’s matchup for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-18, 3-7 OVC) against Morehead State (9-15, 6-4 OVC) didn’t go as planned for the Golden Eagles.
October 23, 2015 Golden Eagles topped by Colonels 3-1 in OVC matchup Once again the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-17, 3-6 OVC) takes on Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (6-18, 5-4 OVC), but this time on the Colonels turf.
October 21, 2015 Golden Eagles travel to Kentucky for EKU and Morehead matchups A week of practice is all that separates the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-16, 3-5 OVC) from rematching Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (5-18, 3-4 OVC) and Morehead State (7-15, 4-4 OVC).
October 17, 2015 Golden Eagles caught by Colonels 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-16, 3-5 OVC) closed weekend play by falling to Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (5-18, 4-4 OVC) 3-1 on Saturday.
October 16, 2015 Tech tops Morehead State 3-1 It was an exciting weekend opener match for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-14, 3-4 OVC) as they downed conference opponent Morehead State (6-15, 3-4 OVC), 3-1, at the Eblen Center.
October 14, 2015 Golden Eagles to host conference opponents Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky It’s a busy weekend ahead as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-15, 2-4 OVC) prepares to host conference opponents Morehead State (6-14, 3-3 OVC) and Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (3-18, 2-4) on Friday-Saturday at the Eblen Center.
October 10, 2015 Tech topped by Tigers 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-15, 2-4 OVC) got off to a rocky start as they took on Tennessee State (9-9, 4-2 OVC) in Nashville.
October 9, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Belmont 3-1 It was a battle in Nashville as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-14, 2-3 OVC) fell to Belmont (7-9, 4-1 OVC) 3-1.
October 8, 2015 Golden Eagles compete against Belmont and Tennessee State on Friday-Saturday Coming off of an exciting home victory, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-13, 2-2 OVC) hits the road to compete against the Belmont Bruins (6-9, 3-1 OVC) in a 6 p.m. contest on Friday and then the Tennessee State Tigers (7-9, 2-2 OVC) at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
October 5, 2015 Sharon Anderson wins OVC Setter of the Week on Oct. 5 Sharon Anderson, a junior from Burr Ridge, Ill., has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Setter of the Week on Oct. 5, after a solid performance last week.
October 3, 2015 Golden Eagles down Southeast Missouri 3-0 Exciting is an understatement for the Tennessee Tech volleyball (4-13, 2-2 OVC) match against Southeast Missouri (SEMO, 5-12, 1-3 OVC)
October 1, 2015 Golden Eagles to host conference opponent Southeast Missouri on Saturday After a quick break off of a Tuesday match, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-13, 1-2 OVC) returns to the Eblen Center on Saturday as they host conference opponent Southeast Missouri (SEMO) in a 2 p.m. contest.
September 29, 2015 Golden Eagles fall 3-1 to Jacksonville State in OVC home opener The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-13, 1-2 OVC) put up a battle in their first OVC home opener against Jacksonville State (JSU) (8-11, 1-2 OVC).
September 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Jacksonville State in first home OVC match-up It’s going to be an exciting evening on Tuesday, as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-12, 1-1 OVC) plays host to conference opponent Jacksonville State (7-11, 0-2 OVC) in a 7 p.m. contest.
September 26, 2015 Golden Eagles edge SIUE, 3-2, in first OVC win of the season Another day in Ohio Valley Conference play fared well for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-12, 1-1 OVC) as they competed against Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (SIUE) (3-9, 1-1 OVC).
September 25, 2015 Eastern Illinois takes 3-0 win over Tech in OVC opener Opening weekend of Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play brings the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-12, 0-1 OVC) to Charleston, Ill. to compete against Eastern Illinois University (EIU, 6-9, 1-0 OVC).
September 22, 2015 Golden Eagles open OVC play against Eastern Illinois and SIUE Pre-conference tournaments have come to an end and the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is ready to begin Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play on Friday-Saturday.
September 21, 2015 Cody Dodd wins Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 21 After a strong weekend performance, senior Tennessee Tech volleyball player Cody Dodd has been named the Sept. 21 Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
September 19, 2015 Golden Eagles 1-1 after day one of the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn The excitement in the Eblen Center at the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn was at an all-time high as fans gathered to cheer on the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-10, 0-0 OVC) who competed in two matches on day one of the tournament.
September 19, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Idaho 3-0 on second day of Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn The second day of the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn didn’t fare as well as day one did for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-11, 0-0 OVC).
September 16, 2015 Cody Dodd: Stepping over the cracks in the sidewalk she travels Tennessee Tech senior Cody Dodd has been through much in the past few years, including the deaths of her father and her mother. With the help of her teammates and the sport of volleyball, the Cookeville native has come through it all, and leads her team this weekend in its first home matches of the 2015 season.
September 15, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball hosts Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn on Friday-Saturday After three straight tournaments on the road, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (1-9, 0-0 OVC) returns home to host the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn on Friday-Saturday.
September 12, 2015 Golden Eagles fall 3-0 to Memphis and Auburn at Memphis Invitational A tough battle against great teams is what the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (1-8, 0-0 OVC) faced this weekend. The Golden Eagles are comprised of a young team and have done a lot of growing.
September 11, 2015 Golden Eagles grab first season win at Memphis Invitational Things are looking up from here. The Tennessee Tech volleyball (1-7, 0-0 OVC) team fared well at the first day of the Memphis Invitational.
September 8, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Memphis Invitational on Fri.-Sat. Another opportunity for growth brings head coach Dave Zelenock’s youthful Tennessee Tech volleyball team to Memphis, Tenn. for the Memphis Invitational.
September 5, 2015 UNC-Greensboro edge Golden Eagles, 3-2, at last day of Tennessee Volleyball Invitational It was a battle in Knoxville. Day three of the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational was a tough one for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-6, 0-0 OVC) as they took on the UNC-Greensboro Spartans (4-2) on Saturday.
September 4, 2015 Young Golden Eagles fall, 3-0, to North Florida at the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational Another day at the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational provided the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-5, 0-0 OVC) with an opportunity for growth as they competed against North Florida (3-1) on Friday.
September 3, 2015 Tennessee Tops Tech, 3-1, at the Tennessee Volleyball Classic In a local battle between the Purple and the Orange, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team took to the road on Thursday to compete in a backyard brawl against the University of Tennessee at the Tennessee Volleyball Classic. The Vols prevailed, 3-1.
September 2, 2015 Golden Eagles stay in-state with trip to Tennessee Volleyball Classic in Knoxville The second weekend of the 2015 volleyball season will send the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles down the road to Knoxville for the Tennessee Volleyball Classic.
August 29, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up play at Wright State Invitational, fall to Raiders and Purple Eagles It was another battle as the Tennessee Tech (0-3, 0-0 OVC) volleyball team concluded tournament play at the Wright State Invitational on Saturday.
August 28, 2015 Evansville edges Golden Eagles in season opener It was a long, hard fight for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-1, 0-0 OVC) on Friday as 442 fans gathered to watch the opening season matches between the Golden Eagles and the Purple Aces.
August 25, 2015 Golden Eagles set to open 2015 season at Wright State Invitational August may be ending, but for Golden Eagle student-athletes, the fall seasons are just beginning. For the Tennessee Tech volleyball team, the 2015 season promises to be a fun, yet challenging one.
August 22, 2015 Purple vs. Gold scrimmage gives coaching staff better view of team Saturday The Tennessee Tech coaching staff had a chance to take a really good look Saturday during the team's Purple vs. Gold scrimmage in Eblen Center.
August 20, 2015 Volleyball team set to host annual Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage Saturday Tennessee Tech volleyball fans are invited to catch their first look at the Golden Eagles as they prepare for the upcoming season with their annual Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage in the Eblen Center on Saturday.
August 12, 2015 Zelenock adds Gotham as new volleyball assistant coach Danielle Gotham, a native of South Lyon, Mich., has been added to the Tennessee Tech volleyball coaching staff as head coach Dave Zelenock announced her addition on Monday.
August 11, 2015 Tech picked to finish fifth, Dodd named preseason All-OVC The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team was picked to finish in fifth place in the Ohio Valley Conference on Wednesday by the league head coaches and sports information directors.
August 6, 2015 2015 volleyball season opens up as the Golden Eagles report for training camp COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The 2015 season has officially begun as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team gears up for the upcoming campaign after reporting to camp for the beginning of its preseason. The Golden Eagles will be going through two-a-days and three-a-days leading up to the first events.
August 5, 2015 Tech earns American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic award for third-straight year The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2014-15 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic award. Tech is one of nine Ohio Valley Conference teams to win the award this year.
August 3, 2015 Eight Golden Eagles win OVC Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC The Ohio Valley Conference Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC went to eight Tennessee Tech University student-athletes for achieving the highest grades in their sport in 2014-15.
July 22, 2015 Volleyball coach featured on national website about his success with Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech volleyball coach Dave Zelenock was featured recently on a national website with an in-depth interview about redirecting the fortunes of the Golden Eagle program.
July 9, 2015 Tech Athletics announces finalists for 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of seven finalists for the school’s 2015 Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
June 12, 2015 2015 Volleyball schedule headlined by first home tournament in over a decade Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock has announced the team's 2015 schedule, which looks to challenge a young Golden Eagle squad. The season will open with four non-conference tournaments, including the first home tournament in over 10 years, where Tech will challenge a host of opponents from 11 different conferences, including the tough Southeastern Conference.
May 29, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball earns High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The 2015 signing class for the Tennessee Tech volleyball program recently earned High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class by PrepVolleyball.com.
May 1, 2015 Zelenock, TTU Volleyball adds three more to 2015 signing class The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team is once again adding depth to its roster as it signs three student-athletes during the spring signing period. They add depth in the middle blocker, setter, and defensive specialist positions.
April 23, 2015 Tech honored at second annual Hometown Champions Night Former Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Bill Worrell received the Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday evening, while All-OVC right-side Cody Dodd was also honored at the second annual Cookeville/Putnam County Hometown Champions Night hosted by the Cookeville-Putnam County Sports Council.
April 10, 2015 Dodd named to U.S. Collegiate National Team The Tennessee Tech volleyball program is proud to announce that junior Cody Dodd was selected as one of 36 athletes to participate in the U.S. Collegiate National Team (CNT) program that will train and compete in conjunction with the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships from June 21-29 in New Orleans, La.
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 9, 2015 Dodd selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team proudly boasts that a student-athlete has been selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout in Colorado Springs, Colo., this weekend.
February 3, 2015 Joyner adds recruiting coordinator to her title as assistant volleyball coach Tennessee Tech volleyball assistant coach Cassandra Joyner has added recruiting coordinator to her title, reflecting the role she has played in building the Golden Eagle program under head coach Dave Zelenock the past two years.
January 14, 2015 Volleyball standout Courtney Smith December Unsung Leader Award winner Courtney Smith continues to reap rewards for her excellence as a member of the Tennessee Tech volleyball team, being selected winner of the Unsung Leader Award for December, a monthly honor presented by TTU Athletics.
December 9, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball handed out post season award The Tennessee Tech volleyball team handed out its team awards recently as voted on by the players and coaches.
December 2, 2014 Golden Eagles gather funds raised for breast cancer awareness The Tennessee Tech women's volleyball team participated in the 'dig pink' fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research during October, national breast cancer awareness month. The Golden Eagles gathered the funds that were pledged, totaling a final amount of $1,553.90.
November 26, 2014 Zelenock, Golden Eagle volleyball inks three for 2015 The Tennessee Tech volleyball program added its three newest members recently as the 2015 recruits signed their national letters of intent. Head coach Dave Zelenock will be adding depth to three positions as he adds an outside hitter, a middle blocker and a defensive specialist.
November 21, 2014 Tech falls to No. 1 Murray State in the OVC Tournament MURRAY, Ky. – The number one seed proved to be a too much for the Golden Eagles on Friday night, as the OVC regular season champion Murray State Racers took down the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 3-0; 25-16, 25-17, 25-13.
November 20, 2014 Golden Eagles top Jax State to move on in OVC Tourney MURRAY, Ky. – Fifth-seed Tennessee Tech fought from down two sets to none, to take down fourth-seed Jacksonville State on Thursday night, 3-2; 17-25, 12-25, 25-19, 25-16, 17-15.
November 19, 2014 Fifth-seed Golden Eagles head to OVC Tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is heading back to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament for the first time since 2010. Tech heads into the tournament as the fifth seed, and will open play with a 5:30 P.M. CT match on Thursday evening versus fourth-seed Jacksonville State. The tournament is being held on the campus of first-seed Murray State.
November 19, 2014 Tech Athletics to host hospitality tent before each Golden Eagle match Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the matches at the Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Tournament in Murray, Ky., this weekend are invited to a hospitality tent, hosted by Tech Athletics, on the campus of Murray State.
November 18, 2014 Sisters Michaela, Madison Keyes compete for Tech...in two different sports Senior Madison Keyes and the Golden Eagle volleyball team head to the OVC Tournament this week as her career comes to a close at the end of the year. Younger sister, Michaela, has just begun her career on the Tech soccer team. Here's the inside story about how they ended up in different sports, wearing the same number, and more.
November 18, 2014 Dodd, Williams pick up postseason awards The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team has had one of the best seasons in over the last five years, and the play of two student-athletes was noticed by the Ohio Valley Conference coaches and sports information directors. Junior Cody Dodd and freshman Kellie Williams were honored by the OVC on Wednesday night at the OVC Tournament Banquet for the 2014 season accomplishments.
November 17, 2014 Dodd, Smith pick up final weekly awards of the 2014 season The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team took two of the three final weekly awards from the Ohio Valley Conference on Tuesday, as junior Cody Dodd claimed adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week and senior Courtney Smith claimed her second-straight adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week, as voted on by the Sports Information Directors in the OVC.
November 15, 2014 Senior-led Tech tops UT Martin on Senior Night Though some may get lost in the pageantry that is Senior Night, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles fought through the emotions to come through for a 3-1 (25-19, 25-21, 20-25, 25-21) win over the visiting UT Martin Skyhawks.
November 14, 2014 Tech hosts UT Martin for final home match and senior night The Tennessee Tech volleyball team closes out the 2014 regular season at home Saturday night as they host UT Martin (11-18, 4-11) for a 5:30 p.m. CT showdown.
November 11, 2014 Tech clinches playoff spot with four-set win over JSU Junior Cody Dodd's performance helped the Golden Eagles take the four-set win (25-18, 22-25, 25-22, 25-22) over the Gamecocks to seal a spot in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
November 10, 2014 Smith grabs third adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the week award For the third time this season, Tennessee Tech’s senior libero Courtney Smith picked up the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the week award.
November 8, 2014 Golden Eagles swept by second-ranked Bruins NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Senior libero Courtney Smith provided an exceptional defensive effort for the Golden Eagles on Saturday afternoon, but it was not enough as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (12-18, 7-7) fell to Belmont, 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-16).
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 Tech tops Tigers in five-set thriller NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team needed five sets to put away Tennessee State on Friday night, but they made it happen, moving to 7-6 in the Ohio Valley Conference with a 3-2 (25-22, 21-25, 25-19, 16-25, 15-6) win over the host Tigers.
November 5, 2014 Golden Eagles travel to Nashville for OVC rematches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads down I-40 to take on Tennessee State on Friday at 7 p.m. CT, and then will travel to Belmont for a 2 p.m. showdown on Saturday afternoon.
November 1, 2014 Golden Eagles swept by top-ranked Racers MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to the top-ranked Murray State Racers on Saturday night in straight sets, 25-16, 25-20, 25-11.
October 31, 2014 TTU drops road match in Clarksville, 3-1 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech (11-16, 6-5) volleyball team could not capitalize on a first set victory, dropping the final three to a deep Austin Peay (12-15, 7-4) squad, 3-1; 25-18, 24-26, 17-25, 25-21.
October 30, 2014 Tech heads into important Ohio Valley Conference weekend This weekend, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Austin Peay and Murray State for a weekend that has significant importance on the Golden Eagles playoff chances. First TTU will face APSU on Friday night at 6 p.m. CT, and then Tech will head to Murray State on Saturday for 6 p.m.
October 27, 2014 Dodd picks up second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor of the season Tennessee Tech's Cody Dodd earned her second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor on Tuesday, following an impressive all-around effort. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.
October 25, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State for first season sweep of the Eagles since 1999 For the second time this season, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team topped the Morehead State Eagles. And for the second time, a mark in history was made. Tech (11-15, 6-4) made its mark with a 3-0 win, 25-20, 28-26, and 25-16.
October 24, 2014 Tech volleyball drops home match to Eastern Kentucky, 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was bested by an offensive-minded Eastern Kentucky on Friday, losing 3-1; 25-19, 17-25, 25-23, 25-11.
October 23, 2014 Golden Eagles to experience déjà vu as they face familiar foes The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will face some familiar foes this weekend as they return to Cookeville to host Eastern Kentucky Friday night at 7 p.m. CT and Morehead State on Saturday at 4 p.m.
October 20, 2014 Stephanie Busch Warren to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 Stephanie Busch made a lasting impact on the Tennessee Tech volleyball program, setting records and helping her team to its first OVC Tournament Championship and first NCAA appearance. Those credentials have landed her in the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame.
October 18, 2014 Golden Eagles top Colonels in OVC road match RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team has extended its win-streak to three matches following a Saturday aafternoon win over host Eastern Kentucky. The Golden Eagles bested the Colonels in a marathon match, taking the match 3-2; 21-25, 26-24, 16-25, 25-20, 15-6.
October 17, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State for first time since 2009 MOREHEAD, Ky. – For the first time since 2009, the Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team got the best of perennial power Morehead State, winning the match 3-1; 23-25, 25-20, 30-28, 25-19.
October 16, 2014 Tech volleyball team heads north for a two-match road swing The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road for a two-match weekend swing where they will match-up with the Morehead State Eagles and the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Tech will face the Eagles on Friday night at 6 p.m. CT; they will then travel to EKU to face the Colonels on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.
October 11, 2014 Golden Eagles top in-state foe Tennessee State to move to 3-3 in OVC play the Tennessee Tech volleyball team outlasts the Tennessee State Tigers, wins 3-1; 25-22, 20-25, 25-20, 25-17.
October 10, 2014 Efficient Bruins best TTU in a three-set affair The Tennessee Tech volleyball team could not find an offensive rhythm on Friday as they were topped by the Belmont Bruins, 3-0; 25-15, 25-19, 25-14.
October 8, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home in Ohio Valley Conference play, host Belmont, Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home in Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as it looks to take on Belmont and Tennessee State. The Golden Eagles will open up play with the Belmont Bruins at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, and will play TSU at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
October 7, 2014 UNSUNG LEADER: Ellen Conti receives initial award for behind-the-scenes leadership Despite being injured for most of the month, senior Ellen Conti has been a leader within the Tennessee Tech volleyball team. She is the September recipient of a new award presented by Tech Athletics called the Unsung Leader Award.
October 3, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by the hand of Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to 2-2 in conference play on Friday night as they were downed by Southeast Missouri 3-0; 16-25, 13-25, 15-25.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles hit the road as they head to Southeast Missouri The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Southeast Missouri this Friday for a 6 p.m. CT showdown.
September 30, 2014 Golden Eagles fall at the hand of the Gamecocks JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team showed their heart on Tuesday night, despite losing to Jacksonville State 3-1; 17-25, 19-25, 25-20 and 25-27.
September 29, 2014 Tech heads to Jax State for midweek OVC match-up The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles return to the court as the head to Jacksonville State for a midweek Ohio Valley Conference match at 7 p.m. CT on Tuesday night.
September 29, 2014 Smith does it again, nabs second-straight adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor For the second straight week, senior libero Courtney Smith has been awarded for her defensive effort as she earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.
September 27, 2014 Tech opens up OVC play 2-0 for first time since 1999 The Golden Eagles topped OVC foe SIU Edwardsville in an exciting five-set match, 3-2; 25-27, 25-14, 25-18, 23-25, and 15-12. Tech moved to 2-0 in conference play, and 7-11 overall.
September 26, 2014 Cookeville native leads Golden Eagles in first home match of the season Tennessee Tech volleyball team looked topped Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois on Friday nigh, 3-1; 25-21, 26-24, 22-25, and 25-22.
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.
September 25, 2014 Golden Eagles return home for first weekend of OVC play The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens Ohio Valley Conference play at home this weekend as it looks to take on Eastern Illinois and SIU Edwardsville. The Golden Eagles will open up play with the EIU Panther at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, and will play SIUE at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
September 23, 2014 Western Kentucky tops Golden Eagles in midweek match BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team knew Western Kentucky would be hard to handle on Tuesday night, but seeing the high-flying Hilltoppers in person proved to be a challenge, as the Golden Eagles were topped, 3-0; 18-25, 7-25, 13-25.
September 22, 2014 Golden Eagles travel to Western Kentucky for mid-week matchup The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team hits the road for their final non-conference match of the season as they head to Bowling Green, Ky., to face former Ohio Valley Conference foe, Western Kentucky (11-4) in a 7 p.m. CT showdown on Tuesday night.
September 22, 2014 Senior libero nabs adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week For the second straight week, Tennessee Tech volleyball has a player earn a weekly honor, as senior libero Courtney Smith earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Tuesday.
September 20, 2014 Tech splits final day in Spartanburg in dramatic fashion SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team split the final day of action at the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic, losing the opening game to USC Upstate, 3-1, and they closed out the tournament with a hard-fought five-set victory of Gardner-Webb.
September 19, 2014 Golden Eagles split opening day of Spartanburg Courtyard Classic SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team opened the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic with a 1-1 record, suffering a tournament-opening loss to host Wofford before rebounding for a win over North Carolina A&T.
September 18, 2014 Golden Eagles head to final preseason tournament before conference play The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road for their final preseason tournament of the season. The Golden Eagles are heading to the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic where they will face host Wofford, North Carolina A&T, USC Upstate, and Gardner-Webb.
September 15, 2014 Dodd earns adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors Tennessee Tech’s Cody Dodd earned her first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive player of the Week honor on Tuesday for her impressive performances in the Cowgirl Classic hosted by McNeese State. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.
September 13, 2014 Golden Eagles split final day in Lake Charles, La. LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team closed out the Cowgirl Classic with a spit result, losing 3-0 loss to Louisiana Monroe and beating the Golden Eagles winning 3-0; 25-20, 25-20, 27-27.
September 12, 2014 Golden Eagles split opening day of the Cowgirl Classic LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team opened the Cowgirl Classic with a weekend opening win over Alcorn State and dropping a three-set match to host McNeese State.
September 10, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball heads to Louisiana for their third straight weekend on the road The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team head to Lake Charles, La. for their third tournament of the season as they look to take on Alcorn State, host McNeese State, Louisiana Monroe, and Prairie View A&M.
September 6, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap-up play at the East Carolina Invitational GREENVILLE, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team finished the weekend at the East Carolina Invitational losing to both Morgan State and University of North Carolina Wilmington.
September 5, 2014 Golden Eagles win five-set thriller, split day one of the East Carolina Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team went 1-1 on the opening day of play at the East Carolina Invitational, and it was not with out some excitement. The Golden Eagles closed the day with a grind-it-out match over Norfolk State, where they came from behind 0-2, to win 3-2; 23-25, 15-25, 25-20, 29-27, and 15-10.
September 4, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball heads to East Carolina this weekend The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team heads to the east coast this weekend as they look to compete in the East Carolina Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
August 30, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap-up weekend at Appalachian State BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team faced both tournament host Appalachian State and Cleveland State on Saturday, dropping both matches, 3-0.
August 29, 2014 Golden Eagles drop opening match of the season to Tennessee BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opened the 2014 season at the Appalachian State Invitational today with a match against the University of Tennessee. The Golden Eagles dropped the set 3-0, 25-15, 25-14, 25-17.
August 27, 2014 Golden Eagles head to first tournament of the season at Appalachian State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has to wait no longer -- its first opportunities to officially take the court takes place this weekend at the Appalachian State Invitational when the Golden Eagles face host Appalachian State, Cleveland State and in-state for Tennessee.
August 23, 2014 Purple and Gold Scrimmage preps Golden Eagle squad for first tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put on their jerseys for the first time this season, donning them during the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.
August 20, 2014 Golden Eagles to hold Purple and Gold Scrimmage Saturday afternoon The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will hold its annual Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday at 3 p.m. in Eblen Center. The events is open to the public and free.
August 5, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team receives AVCA Team Academic award The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2013-14 American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic award. Tech is one of just six Ohio Valley Conference teams to win the award this year.
June 11, 2014 Golden Eagles open play against Tennessee at neutral site Tennessee Tech volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced the team's 2014 schedule, which is set to provide many storylines as they play former Ohio Valley Conference rival Western Kentucky and in-state foe Tennessee.
May 28, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball recruiting class earns national attention The 2014 signing class for the Tennessee Tech volleyball program recently earned High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class by PrepVolleyball.com.
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 7, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball inked 6-3 middle blocker The Tennessee Tech volleyball team inked another 2014 signee in Muskego, Wis. native Jordan Wachowiak.
April 17, 2014 Video boards, digital scoreboard being added to gameday experience in Eblen Center Something fun, new and action-packed will greet fans attending games in Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center beginning this fall with the installation of a large video board and new digital scoreboards.
March 12, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team announces its summer camp schedule The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has announced its summer camp schedule, with four different camps running between July 11-15.
February 25, 2014 Golden Eagles reflect on clinic and interacting with participants The Golden Eagles held four free clinics on every Tuesday in February, open to anyone grade 7 and up, giving them a great opportunity to learn the game of volleyball and advance their skill set.
February 18, 2014 Tech's Smith selected to attend U.S. Women's volleyball open tryout Tennessee Tech junior libero Courtney Smith has been selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout in Colorado Springs, Colo., this weekend.
February 4, 2014 Zelenock adds height to volleyball squad with JUCO transfer Alyssa Povey The Tennessee Tech volleyball team added some height to its roster this spring, welcoming the newest Golden Eagle in JUCO transfer Alyssa Povey.
January 8, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball team to hold clinic in February The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will host instructional clinics throughout the month of February.
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 26, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball hands out post-season team awards The Tennessee Tech volleyball team handed out its team awards recently as voted on by the players and coaches.
November 21, 2013 Zelenock, Golden Eagle volleyball team adds four for 2014 The Golden Eagle volleyball program and head coach Dave Zelenock added four new members to the roster this week, as the 2014 recruits signed their national letters of intent. The group adds depth to every position.
November 18, 2013 Former Tech coach John Blair to be voice of OVC Tournament webcasts Former Tennessee Tech volleyball coach John Blair will be taking time out of retirement and returning to Ohio Valley Conference volleyball in a new capacity. Blair will be the voice of the 2013 OVC Volleyball Tournament webcasts, Nov. 21-23.
November 16, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team downed by Southeast Missouri in season finale Following Senior Day festivities, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team took the court, and used their emotions to challenge the Southeast Missouri Redhawks. While Tech opened the match up one set, the Redhawks took the final three sets to win the match 24-26, 25-22, 25-16, 25-17.
November 14, 2013 Home Finale: Golden Eagle volleyball team to send off three on Senior Day The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will honor and thank its three seniors, Natalie Penrod, Elise Robertson and Ashleigh Hancock. The trio will don purple and gold one last time on Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles host Southeast Missouri.
November 12, 2013 Tech leads every set, but JSU scores final points each time for 3-0 win Tennessee Tech had a lead in every set Tuesday, and had things tied late each time, but Jacksonville State found the final points every time for a 25-22, 26-24, 25-22 OVC victory in Eblen Center.
November 11, 2013 Unique doubleheader features volleyball, basketball Tuesday night Sports fans will get a treat Tuesday night when Tennessee Tech hosts a unique doubleheader in Eblen Center. The Golden Eagle volleyball team plays at 5:30 p.m., and fans who attend the match will receive free admission to the men's basketball game that follows.
November 10, 2013 Volleyball team to host Jacksonville State as part of unique doubleheader The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns to OVC action early this week as they host Jacksonville State on Tuesday. The match will be the first action in a unique doubleheader, as the men’s basketball team will host Loyola Chicago following the match.
November 9, 2013 Tech volleyball team defeated in final road game of the year at EIU CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped their final road match of the year at the hands of Ohio Valley Conference west division leaders Eastern Illinois. The Panthers took the match in three sets, 25-17, 25-15, 25-14.
November 8, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team drops match-up at SIUE The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team was defeated at the hand of host SIU Edwardsville Cougars Friday night. SIUE took the match three sets to none, 25-15, 25-12, and 25-19.
November 7, 2013 Tech hits the road to take on SIUE, EIU in conference matches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road this weekend to take on Ohio Valley Conference west division foes SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois. The Golden Eagles will take on SIUE on Friday at 7 p.m. and EIU Saturday at 2 p.m.
November 2, 2013 Despite hot start, Golden Eagles drop OVC match to Eastern Kentucky Despite opening up aggressively on offense, it just was not enough as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team lost the Ohio Valley Conference match with Eastern Kentucky, 3-0.
November 1, 2013 Gutsy effort not enough as Tech drops match to OVC-leading Morehead State Fight. Scrappy. Aggressive. Words to describe the effort and play of the Tennessee Tech volleyball team Friday night as it took on the Ohio Valley Conference leading Morehead State Eagles. Morehead State won the match, 3-0, but it was not a simple win.
October 31, 2013 Volleyball team returns home to host Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home this weekend for two Ohio Valley Conference matches, hosting Morehead State Friday night and Eastern Kentucky Saturday afternoon.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles tripped up in four sets at OVC rival Belmont The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put up a fight Friday night, led by 11 kills each from Ellen Conti and Cody Dodd, but couldn't prevent host Belmont from winning its fifth consecutive match. The Bruins won, 3-1.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles and Bruins meet up for second time this season Just 11 days ago the Tennessee Tech volleyball team hosted the Belmont Bruins in what ended up being a hot-hitting outing for the guests. This time around, the Bruins host the Golden Eagles in a 6 p.m. CDT Ohio Valley Conference match.
October 22, 2013 Midweek match pits the Golden Eagle volleyball team versus the TSU Tigers The Tennessee Tech volleyball team looks to make a quick turn around as they are back in action on Tuesday night. They will travel to Tennessee State for a 6 p.m. CDT match.
October 22, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team downed by TSU during midweek match NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee tech volleyball team was downed by Tennessee State on Tuesday night in an Ohio Valley Conference matchup. Tennessee State won the match in three sets, 25-17, 25-20, 25-18.
October 19, 2013 Smith hits career mark, Golden Eagles drop OVC match-up at Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Junior Courtney Smith reached a career milestone on Saturday afternoon despite the Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropping the match to Ohio Valley Conference powerhouse Morehead State in three sets, 25-15, 25-16, 25-19.
October 18, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team drops road match at Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped its Ohio Valley Conference match at Eastern Kentucky on Friday night as the host Colonels won in three sets, 25-16, 25-14, 25-19.
October 16, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team travels to Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road this weekend for two Ohio Valley Conferences match-ups as it travels to Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State. The team will play EKU Friday night at 6 p.m. CDT and Morehead State at 1 p.m. on Saturday.
October 12, 2013 Tech volleyball team unable to handle hot-hitting Bruins The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was unable to handle the hot-hitting Belmont Bruins Saturday afternoon, dropping an Ohio Valley Conference match, three sets to none, 25-17, 25-12, 25-14.
October 11, 2013 Tech volleyball team suffers setback at the hands of Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team suffered a setback at the hands of Tennessee State Friday night, as the Golden Eagles were downed 25-16, 25-17, 25-17.
October 10, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team to host Tennessee State and Belmont The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home this weekend to take on Ohio Valley Conference East Division opponents Tennessee State and Belmont. The Golden Eagles will host the Tigers on Friday night at 7 p.m. CDT and the Bruins on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.
October 4, 2013 Tech volleyball team wins five-set thriller at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team won its first Ohio Valley Conference match of the season in exciting fashion Friday night, downing host UT Martin in five sets.
October 3, 2013 Tech volleyball team looks for OVC win versus UT Martin The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to UT Martin Friday to take on the Skyhawks at 7 p.m. CDT in an Ohio Valley Conference match. The Golden Eagles head west looking to capture their first OVC win of the season.
October 1, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball drops midweek match-up with Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped it's midweek match-up with Ohio Valley Conference opponent Jacksonville State 3-0 on Tuesday night. The Gamecocks won 25-20, 25-18, 25-19 to wrap-up the competition.
September 30, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team back in action at Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns to Ohio Valley Conference action early this week as they travel to Jacksonville State to take on the Gamecocks on Tuesday at 6 p.m. CDT. The Golden Eagles are looking to rebound after going 0-2 this past weekend against OVC opponents Murray State and Austin Peay.
September 28, 2013 Another close one for Golden Eagles, but Austin Peay edges Tech 3-1 The Golden Eagle volleyball team fell to Austin Peay in an Ohio Valley Conference match up Saturday afternoon. Tech was able to snag set two, but lost in four sets to the Lady Govs.
September 27, 2013 Exciting, five-set match slips away; Golden Eagles fall to Murray State, 3-2 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to a feisty Murray State squad in a thrilling, five-set battle to open Ohio Valley Conference play Friday night. In front of a crowd of about 650, Tech fought tooth-and-nail for a home victory, but fell just short in set five.
September 25, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team opens up conference play at home The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens Ohio Valley Conference play at home this weekend as it looks to take on West Division opponents Murray State and Austin Peay. Admission is free.
September 24, 2013 Diving Right In: First-year volleyball coach making immediate waves First-year volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has wasted no time in settling into his new position and his new community. His Golden Eagle team hosts its first home matches this weekend. Read the feature story from unlimited magazine.
September 14, 2013 Tech splits final day at Kennesaw Invitational KENNESAW, GA. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-6) split its matches during the final day of the Kennesaw Invitational. In its first match of the day, Tech topped Stony Brook in five sets and then lost to Samford in three in the final match of the tournament.
September 13, 2013 Golden Eagle Sports Network Releases Fall OVC Digital Network Broadcast Schedule Due to last season’s success, the Golden Eagle Sports Network added more sports to its broadcast schedule.
September 13, 2013 Close matches mark first day of Kennesaw Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team played hard all day Friday as they went to extra points in two of their sets, losing in five to host Kennesaw State and falling in four to Coastal Carolina.
September 12, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team wraps up tourney play at Kennesaw The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Georgia this weekend to compete in the Kennesaw Invitational on Friday and Saturday. The Golden Eagles take on host Kennesaw and Coastal Carolina on Friday, and face Stony Brook and Samford on Saturday.
September 7, 2013 Hard-hitting Conti leads Tech to 3-0 win over Niagara at Akron Tourney Junior Ellen Conti was nearly flawless Saturday and her power and accuracy helped lift the Tennessee Tech volleyball team to a hard-earned, 3-0 victory over Niagara in the Akron Invitational.
September 6, 2013 Golden Eagles downed by Zips, lose tight to Panthers AKRON, Ohio – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was in action twice Friday at the Akron Invitational as it lost to host Akron in straight sets and and dropped a tight match with Milwaukee in four.
September 4, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team heads north for the Akron Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to the University of Akron this weekend to compete in the Akron Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Tech looks to continue it's momentum from its 2-1 start on opening weekend, facing host Akron along with Milwaukee and Niagara.
September 4, 2013 Tech volleyball invites alumni to attend Legends Weekend The Tennessee Tech volleyball team would like to remind its alumni and their families to attend the annual Volleyball Legends Weekend to be held the weekend of September 27-28.
August 31, 2013 Tech volleyball team bests Savannah State, tops Fordham in S.C. ROCK HILL, S.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team went 2-0 on Saturday, taking down both Savannah State and Fordham to give Dave Zelenock his first wins as a collegiate head coach.
August 30, 2013 Golden Eagles lose opener, look to bounce back Saturday ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team finally had the opportunity to suit up and take the court for the first time Friday night in its first match of the Winthrop Invitational.
August 28, 2013 Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens season at Winthrop Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has to wait no longer -- its first opportunity to officially take the court takes place this weekend at the Winthrop Invitational as it faces Winthrop, Savannah State, and Fordham.
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 24, 2013 Purple and Gold Scrimmage preps Golden Eagle squad for first tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put on their jerseys for the first time in the 2013 season, donning them during the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.
August 11, 2013 Golden Eagle Volleyball wins AVCA Team Academic Award The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2012-13 American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic award.
August 10, 2013 Golden Eagle Volleyball Preseason Underway It is that time of year again - the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is reporting for their first season under new head coach Dave Zelenock.
August 7, 2013 Zelenock adds Lola Oladinni to Golden Eagle volleyball staff Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock has announced that former Middle Tennessee State standout Oyinlola (Lola) Oladinni is the latest addition to the Golden Eagle volleyball program.
July 26, 2013 Alumni invited to Golden Eagle Volleyball Legends weekend The Golden Eagle Volleyball Legends weekend is to be held September 27-28. All former players are invited to participate in the weekend activities.
June 11, 2013 Volleyball schedule features three non-conference tournaments The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is under new direction in 2013, and the future looks bright. Head coach Dave Zelenock announced the team's schedule, featuring three tough, non-conference tournaments to prepare for Ohio Valley Conference action.
June 4, 2013 Zelenock announces final piece to volleyball team puzzle Head coach Dave Zelenock has announced that former Delaware State standout and LaSalle assistant Cassandra Joyner is the latest addition to the Tennessee Tech volleyball program. Joyner will join Zelenock and Claire Lindner on the coaching staff this fall.
May 13, 2013 Two more student-athletes commit for 2013 volleyball recruiting class Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock has announced two more additions to the 2013 recruiting class, adding outside hitter Irem Sile and libero Kennedy Wade.
April 30, 2013 Zelenock announces first two commitments of 2013 recruiting class New Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock announced the addition of two student-athletes Tuesday, adding setter Sharon Anderson and outside hitter Rachel Travis to the squad for the 2013 season.
January 18, 2013 Dave Zelenock named as new Tech volleyball coach Dave Zelenock, who helped reshape the landscape of Central Michigan volleyball in his six successful seasons on the Chippewa coaching staff, has been named as head volleyball coach at Tennessee Tech University.
December 5, 2012 Golden Eagle Volleyball receives OVC Team Sportsmanship Award The Tech volleyball team is the recipient of the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference Team Sportsmanship Award for Volleyball.
December 3, 2012 Tech to hold reception Monday for retiring volleyball coach John Blair The public is invited to attend a reception Monday afternoon in recognition of Golden Eagle volleyball coach John Blair, who is retiring from his position after nine seasons. The event begins at 3 p.m. in the Eagles Nest in Eblen Center.
November 30, 2012 Volleyball donates proceeds from Pink Out event The Golden Eagle volleyball team made a donation to the Upper Cumberland Susan G. Komen foundation with the money they raised at their Pink Out event held in October.
November 14, 2012 Golden Eagle senior Kelsey Gray voted OVC Defensive Player of the Year Golden Eagle Kelsey Gray was named Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year Wednesday after a solid year of play. Gray ranks first in the OVC and 13th in Division I in blocks.
November 13, 2012 John Blair announces retirement as Golden Eagle volleyball coach Tennessee Tech volleyball coach John Blair is stepping down from his position at the helm of the Golden Eagle program. Blair’s retirement comes following his 10th season at the school and 29th year overall as a collegiate head coach.
November 10, 2012 Tech Volleyball completes 2012 season The Golden Eagles envisioned a different outcome prior to the 2012 season, but Tech saw a team improve each day and persevere through one of the toughest seasons in program history.
November 8, 2012 Volleyball team to travel to SEMO for final match of the season The Golden Eagles will hit the road one last time Saturday as they travel to Southeast Missouri for their final match of the season.
November 6, 2012 Golden Eagle volleyball heads to rival Jacksonville State The Golden Eagle volleyball team heads to Jacksonville State Tuesday, to take on the Gamecocks for the second time this season. The match is set for 6:00 p.m. in Jacksonville, Ala.
November 6, 2012 Rival Jacksonville State defeats Tech Volleyball 3-1 The Gamecocks won the fight, but the Golden Eagles will finish the war. Jacksonville State defeated Tech 3-1 Tuesday night in Jacksonville, Ala. Set scores were 25-18, 15-25, 26-24, and 25-16.
November 3, 2012 Tech Volleyball falls to Eastern Illinois in four sets The Tech volleyball team gave a valiant effort in their send off of three seniors Saturday night, but it wasn't enough as the Panthers clinched a 3-1 victory in the Golden Eagles final home match of the season. Set scores for Eastern Illinois were 25-23, 19-25, 25-19 and 25-20.
November 2, 2012 Tech Volleyball dominates fourth set to down SIUE 3-1 The Tech volleyball team dominated the fourth set to send the Cougars on their way in OVC action Friday night. Set scores were 25-23, 24-26, 29-27 and 25-13.
November 1, 2012 Tech Volleyball set to honor three seniors in final home weekend matches The Golden Eagle volleyball team will play at home for the last time in the 2012 season Friday and Saturday in the Hooper-Eblen Center. Tech will host SIU Edwardsville Friday and face Eastern Illinois on Saturday, while celebrating the careers of its three seniors.
October 29, 2012 Gray snags 2012 adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week Senior Kelsey Gray caught the attention of the conference and revealed why she is the best blocker in the OVC when she turned in a 2.54 block per set performance over the weekend. Gray's spectacular play at the net snagged the senior Defensive Player of the Week honors.
October 27, 2012 Volleyball falls in gut-wrenching match against Eastern Kentucky 3-2. The Golden Eagles jumped to an early 2-1 lead in the match, but the Colonels came back to win the match 3-2 Saturday on their home court. The Golden Eagles outblocked the Colonels 18 blocks to eight, and out swung the Eastern Kentucky .148 to .129 but it wasn't enough.
October 26, 2012 Morehead State sweeps the Golden Eagle volleyball team, 3-0 Morehead State, the best team in the OVC, defeated the Tech Volleyball team in Morehead, Ky. Friday night in three sets. Set scores for Morehead State were 25-19, 25-15 and 25-18.
October 25, 2012 Volleyball set to take on Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky on the road The volleyball team gets a second chance at Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky this weekend. The Golden Eagles will be on the road Friday and Saturday.
October 20, 2012 Golden Eagle volleyball drops 3-0 OVC match to TSU Tech volleyball hosted Tennessee State Saturday afternoon and was swept 3-0. Set scores for TSU were 25-20, 25-19, and 25-21.
October 19, 2012 Golden Eagles and Belmont go five sets It took five, hard fought sets to ground the Golden Eagles, but Belmont did just that. The Tech volleyball team was defeated by Belmont on their home court Friday night 3-2.
October 17, 2012 Golden Eagle volleyball looks to take advantage of second chances The Golden Eagle volleyball team will get a second chance at the Belmont Bruins and the Tennessee State Tigers this season. Both teams travel to Cookeville Friday and Saturday in Ohio Valley Conference action.
October 13, 2012 Morehead State flies higher than Golden Eagles, Tech Volleyball falls in four The Golden Eagles faced the defending OVC champions Saturday afternoon, and despite great play in the second set, could not take down the Eagles of Morehead State.
October 12, 2012 Golden Eagle volleyball unable to win war with Colonels: fall in four sets. Eastern Kentucky could not be rattled by a Golden Eagle comeback and pulled off a 3-1 victory. Set scores for the Colonels were 25-22, 23-25, 25-15, 25-19.
October 10, 2012 Volleyball team hosts PINK OUT event Friday The volleyball team will host Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State this weekend. In a special PINK OUT event Friday, fans are encouraged to show their purple pride in a shade of pink.
October 6, 2012 Bruins Volleyball ground Golden Eagles in 3-0 sweep The Tennessee Tech volleyball team faced Belmont for the first time in Ohio Valley Conference action, and fell to the Bruins in three sets Saturday afternoon. Set scores for the Bruins were 25-14, 25-17, 25-23.
October 5, 2012 Volleyball defeated by Tennessee State The Golden Eagle volleyball team was grounded in a 3-0 sweep by Tennessee State Friday night. Set scores for TSU were 25-23, 25-16, 25-21.
October 4, 2012 Volleyball ready to dance in Music City The Golden Eagle volleyball team heads to Nashville for two conference matches this weekend. Tech will take on Tennessee State Friday night and then face the newest addition to the Ohio Valley Conference, Belmont Saturday afternoon.
October 4, 2012 Getting to know Golden Eagle senior Kelsey Gray Golden Eagle fans, take a moment to Get To Know senior volleyball player Kelsey Gray, and see how well two teammates know her.
September 29, 2012 Golden Eagle Volleyball drops five-set thriller The Golden Eagle volleyball team dropped its first five-set thriller of the season to UT Martin Saturday afternoon.
September 27, 2012 Volleyball looks to soar above the Skyhawks The Tech volleyball team hosts UT Martin Saturday afternoon in a battle for the sky. The match is slated for 2:00.
September 25, 2012 Jacksonville State defeats Golden Eagles in three sets In their first home outing, the 3-0 Jacksonville State Gamecocks defeated the Golden Eagles 3-0.
September 24, 2012 Volleyball team finally returns to Cookeville for home opener Tuesday The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will make its home debut Tuesday night in the Eblen Center. The Golden Eagles, who have played the entire first month on the road, will host the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State at 6 p.m. Admission is free.
September 23, 2012 Tech athletics volunteers for the cure Different teams all converged onto Tech's campus for one common cause, breast cancer. Golden Eagle volleyball, basketball and soccer all participated in "Pink" events Sunday in preparation for Breast Cancer Awareness month in October.
September 22, 2012 Golden Eagles defeated by Austin Peay in four sets The battle for an Ohio Valley Conference win went to four sets. Despite Tech's blocking effort of 12 blocks to the Lady Gov's seven, the Golden Eagles were grounded 3-1.
September 21, 2012 Golden Eagles fall to Murray State in first OVC match Tech volleyball fought hard, going extra points in the first set, eventually falling to Murray State in the first OVC match of the 2012 season.
September 20, 2012 Tech athletics will "Think Pink" on Sunday Several teams will be involved in this weekends Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Soccer will also be hosting its annual Think Pink game as Breast Cancer awareness month draws near.
September 20, 2012 Volleyball begins Ohio Valley Conference play The Golden Eagle volleyball team hits the road for the fifth-straight week as they open Ohio Valley Conference action Friday at Murray State, and continue on to Austin Peay Saturday.
September 15, 2012 Volleyball serves up a win in a three game sweep Tech volleyball picked up their second win of the season downing Alcorn State in three sets in their final match of the Bulldog Invitational in Birmingham, Ala.
September 14, 2012 Golden Eagles twice grounded by Bulldogs in tournament opener The Golden Eagle defense had a strong showing, taking Gardner-Webb to four sets but falls to Samford in three.
September 13, 2012 Tech Volleyball wraps up tournament play at Samford Invitational Volleyball is set to play in its final tournament of the season at the Samford Invitational. The Golden Eagles are looking for their second win of the season, and face Alcorn State, which Tech beat in three sets earlier this season.
September 8, 2012 Golden Eagles topped twice on tough day at WKU Invitational A tough second day at the WKU Invitational saw Tennessee Tech take a pair of 3-0 losses, falling first to IUPUI then to No. 10 Dayton as early-season road stretch continues.
September 7, 2012 Volleyball goes point-for-point against Western Kentucky At the Western Kentucky Tournament Tech opened play against top competition, but couldn't overcome the Lady Toppers.
September 6, 2012 Golden Eagle Volleyball set to play in Western Kentucky Tournament Tech plays in third tournament of the season at Western Kentucky. The Golden Eagles will face WKU, IUPUI and #10 Dayton.
September 1, 2012 Volleyball stumbles against Ole Miss, Gray receives All-Tournament honors Tech volleyball wrapped up play at the Xavier Invitational, falling to Ole Miss in three sets (10-25, 12-25, and 25-27) Saturday afternoon.
August 31, 2012 Tech defense keeps Xavier at bay, but can't hold off Marquette Can you dig it? Tech out-dug Xavier in a 3-0 loss before falling to Big East powerhouse Marquette in first day of Xavier Invitational.
August 30, 2012 Volleyball team heads north to play in the Xavier Invitational. The Golden Eagle volleyball team returns to action this weekend, taking on three teams at the Xavier Invitational.
August 29, 2012 Golden Eagle football, volleyball and soccer digital guides available online and for download Tennessee Tech fans can now browse through the 2012 digital guides for Golden Eagle football, volleyball and soccer. The digital guides are available for browsing online, or can be downloaded for fans to print their own copies.
August 25, 2012 Volleyball earns first win of the season, Penrod nets all-tournament honors The Tennessee Tech volleyball team rebounded from a Friday night loss and stormed the court Saturday morning to post its first victory of the season, topping Alcorn State 3-0 at the Country Inns & Suites Invitational.
August 24, 2012 Golden Eagle volleyball team falls in three in season opener The Golden Eagle volleyball team fell to the Spartans of U.S.C. Upstate Friday, 3-0, at the Country Inns & Suites Invitational in Chattanooga. Tech returns to the court for two matches Saturday.
August 22, 2012 Volleyball opens season at Country Inns & Suites Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is slated to take on USC Upstate, Alcorn State and UT Chattanooga at the Country Inns & Suites Invitational during the opening weekend of the season.
August 8, 2012 Preseason gets underway for Golden Eagle volleyball team Fifteen athletes from eight different states and two countries will report to Eblen Center Wednesday for the start of the 2012 volleyball season. The Golden Eagles kick off the year with two weeks of preseason before their first tournament in Chattanooga on August 24-25.
July 19, 2012 Volleyball hosts hitting clinic Saturday Tennessee Tech will host its third and final volleyball instructional clinic Saturday in Eblen Center. This clinic will focus on hitting, and will be directed by TTU coach John Blair.
July 3, 2012 Golden Eagle setter Comperry heading to Europe to play volleyball Tennessee Tech senior volleyball player Madi Comperry will travel across the Atlantic in July to play in the eighth annual European Global Challenge. Comperry will spend two weeks playing with the BIP Southeastern Team starting July 11.
June 25, 2012 Tech's 2012 volleyball season to feature a shake up to the status quo The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will take part in 28 matches in the 2012 season, including eight at the Eblen Center, and will feature a new division format in the Ohio Valley Conference.
June 20, 2012 Volleyball workshops set for July for setters, hitters and defense Included in the camps and clinics being held at Tennessee Tech this summer, the month of July will feature three separate volleyball workshops. TTU head coach John Blair will host the trio of volleyball clinics on July 14 and 21, with each designed to focus on a particular aspect of the sport
November 28, 2011 Cookeville native Cody Dodd signs with Tennessee Tech Cookeville native Cody Dodd has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Tennessee Tech for the upcoming 2012 season
November 16, 2011 Ellen Conti named to OVC all-Newcomer Team For the fourth time in three seasons, a Tennessee Tech volleyball player has been named to the Ohio Valley Conference all-Newcomer Team. Freshman Ellen Conti received the nod as the league’s post-season teams were announced today
November 12, 2011 Golden Eagles take the loss from Morehead State With the reigning Ohio Valley Conference champions stopping by the Eblen Center Saturday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech volleyball knew it was in for a battle as it took the 3-0 loss to Morehead State
November 11, 2011 Golden Eagles take the five-set victory over Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech and Eastern Kentucky volleyball teams took part in an incredible five-set match Friday night in the Eblen Center, but it was the Golden Eagles who would walk away with the 3-2 victory
November 9, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up season at home against Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State After a tough road trip the Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home for its final two matches of the season as it hosts Eastern Kentucky Friday, at 7 p.m., and Morehead State Saturday, at 2 p.m.
November 5, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up road trip at SIU Edwardsville The Tennessee Tech volleyball team wrapped up its four-match road trip Saturday, as it took a three-set loss at SIU Edwardsville
November 4, 2011 Tech volleyball takes on Eastern Illinois on the road Despite a spirited effort on the road Friday evening, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team was unable to come away with a win as it took the three-set loss to Eastern Illinois
November 3, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up road trip against Panthers, Cougars With just two weeks remaining in the 2011 regular season, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will wrap up its four-match road trip this weekend as it takes on Eastern Illinois Friday, at 7 p.m., and SIU Edwardsville Saturday, at 2 p.m.
October 29, 2011 Golden Eagles can’t get things going against Tennessee State Despite a promising first set that went the way of Tennessee State by a pair of points, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team was not able to gain the season-sweep over the Tigers, as the Golden Eagles took the three-set loss
October 28, 2011 Golden Eagles late rally falls short at Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech volleyball put together a rally in the third set against Austin Peay, but it was not enough as the Lady Govs were able to take the match in four sets
October 26, 2011 Golden Eagle volleyball begins a four-match road trip this weekend against Austin Peay and Tennessee State Fresh off its win last Saturday against Murray State, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will head off on its final road trip of the regular season, beginning with Austin Peay Friday, at 7 p.m., and Tennessee State Saturday, at 2 p.m.
October 22, 2011 Late set rally lifts Tech past Murray State Golden Eagles overcome four-point deficit late in the fourth set to secure the win over the Murray State Racers
October 21, 2011 Tech rallies make things close, but Redhawks hold on for win Fans who packed Eblen Center Friday evening for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team’s match against Southeast Missouri were treated to a competitive four-set affair that ultimately went the way of the Redhawks
October 19, 2011 Golden Eagles to host Redhawks, Racers this weekend Following a well-played match against UT Martin, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will look to take advantage of the home court this weekend as it hosts Southeast Missouri Friday, at 7 p.m., and Murray State Saturday, at 2 p.m.
October 18, 2011 Tennessee Tech volleyball hosts “Dig Pink” event for breast cancer awareness As part of the Dig Pink National Breast Cancer Awareness Rally, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will join hundreds of high school and college teams from around the country Oct. 21 in raising money for breast cancer research
October 18, 2011 Golden Eagles give good showing at UT Martin Despite putting up a solid effort throughout the match, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team was unable to pull off the road win Tuesday, as it took the loss to UT Martin in four sets
October 17, 2011 Golden Eagles continue conference play at UT Martin After splitting its recent homestand last weekend, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will hit the road for an Ohio Valley Conference match against in-state rival UT Martin Tuesday, at 6 p.m.
October 15, 2011 The Golden Eagles battle Eastern Illinois to close match The Tennessee Tech volleyball team carried its momentum into Saturday’s match, but it was not enough to overcome Eastern Illinois
October 14, 2011 Late match rally propels Tech past SIU Edwardsville A flair for the dramatic is what Tennessee Tech volleyball fans have become accustomed to this season at Eblen Center, and Friday evening’s match against SIU Edwardsville was no exception as the Golden Eagles rallied from a 2-1 deficit to take the match in five sets
October 12, 2011 Tech returns home for two matches against a pair of OVC foes from the Land of Lincoln Returning from its last road trip, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will host a pair of Ohio Valley Conference teams this weekend in SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois
October 9, 2011 Excitement builds for action-packed OctoberFestival of Sports Pack a weekend full of meaningful games, triumphant homecomings and rallies for a cause, then throw in some crisp, cool fall weather Upper-Cumberland-style, and you get the OctoberFestival of Sports at Tennessee Tech coming up Oct. 14-16.
October 8, 2011 Golden Eagles compete with Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put forth a good effort in its Ohio Valley Conference road match Saturday, but it was unable to come away with the win as fourth-place Eastern Kentucky took the match 3-0
October 7, 2011 Golden Eagles hit the road to take on Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky After a pair of close matches in its last homestand, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will look to keep the pressure up as it takes on a pair of Ohio Valley Conference rivals on the road in Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky
October 7, 2011 Tennessee Tech falls to OVC-leading Morehead State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team did not get the result it wanted as it took the 3-0 loss to Ohio Valley Conference rival Morehead State Friday
October 4, 2011 Tennessee Tech battles Jacksonville State in five-set marathon Tennessee Tech volleyball fans we treated to an exciting five-set match Tuesday evening, as the Golden Eagles went the distance with Jacksonville State, but ultimately took the 3-2 loss.
October 3, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up homestand against Jacksonville State After splitting its first two matches of its three-match homestand, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team would like nothing better than to end its homestand a winning note Tuesday, as it welcomes in Jacksonville State, at 6 p.m.
October 1, 2011 Lady Govs outlast Golden Eagles After an emotional victory Friday night against Tennessee State, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team was not able to keep its momentum going Saturday as it fell to the Austin Peay Lady Govs in three sets.
September 30, 2011 Golden Eagles down Tennessee State for first OVC victory A walk in the park it was not, but the Tennessee Tech volleyball team came through in the clutch, dropping it Ohio Valley Conference rival Tennessee State in five sets Friday evening, at Eblen Center.
September 29, 2011 Five selected for induction into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 4 Five persons have been selected for induction into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame, with ceremonies scheduled for Friday, Nov. 4. The five inductees come from the football, women's tennis and volleyball teams.
September 29, 2011 In-state rivals visit Eblen Center for pair of weekend matches Fresh off their recent Ohio Valley Conference road trip to Kentucky and Missouri, the Golden Eagle volleyball team will look to get back into the win column as they host a pair of in-state rivals in Tennessee State and Austin Peay
September 24, 2011 Golden Eagle rally falls short at Southeast Missouri The Golden Eagles went to Southeast Missouri and gave a good showing, but it was the Redhawks that came out on top as they took the 3-1 victory
September 23, 2011 Golden Eagles face Murray State in tough OVC match Despite some initial success in the first set, the Golden Eagles were not able to keep up with the Racers, as Murray State took the 3-0 decision
September 22, 2011 Golden Eagles continue OVC play on the road with two matches After a pair of tough matches against Jacksonville State and UT Martin to open Ohio Valley Conference play, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will look to take a couple matches on the road as it squares of with Murray State Friday at 7p.m., and Southeast Missouri Saturday at 2 p.m.
September 16, 2011 Tech takes on UT Martin in four-set thriller Back and forth action was the order of Friday evening’s match in Eblen Center, as the seesaw Ohio Valley Conference matchup between UT Martin and Tennessee Tech went the way of the Skyhawks 3-1
September 15, 2011 Tennessee Tech athletics staff welcomes four graduate assistants The Tennessee Tech athletics staff has welcomed four graduate assistants for the 2011-12 season in Don Hardcastle, Selena Roberts, Chuck Cushman and Amber Cockrill.
September 14, 2011 After 11 on the road, the TTU volleyball team comes home After opening its Ohio Valley Conference schedule Tuesday at Jacksonville State, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (1-10, 0-1 OVC) will look to change its fortunes as it hosts the UT Martin Skyhawks Friday, at 7 p.m.
September 13, 2011 Tech can’t withstand Jacksonville State’s flurry as Golden Eagles fall in OVC opener Despite coming off a pair of solid matches at the UT Chattanooga Invitational, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team was unable to keep its momentum going as it dropped its first Ohio Valley Conference match of the season to Jacksonville State Tuesday evening
September 12, 2011 Golden Eagles open OVC schedule at Jacksonville State With their non-conference volleyball schedule behind them, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (1-9) will look to open their Ohio Valley Conference schedule on the right foot as they head to Jacksonville State Tuesday, for a 6 p.m. match
September 10, 2011 Golden Eagles net Blair's 100th career coaching win at Tech John Blair's 100th win as Tennessee Tech head coach was a memorable milestone as the Golden Eagles went to the brink before claiming a 3-2 victory over UT Chattanooga. Tech wrapped up tourney play Saturday with a 3-1 loss to East Tennessee.
September 9, 2011 Golden Eagles stopped by UNC Asheville to open play at Chattanooga Tennessee Tech's first match in the Chattanooga Invitational didn't go the way the Golden Eagles hopes as UNC Asheville claimed a 3-0 victory. Tech returns to the floor Saturday for two more matches in the tourney.
September 7, 2011 Golden Eagles wrap up non-conference play this weeekend at UT Chattanooga Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will head to Chattanooga, Tenn., this weekend for its final non-conference tournament of the season, the UT Chattanooga Invitational
September 6, 2011 Golden Eagles fall at Belmont The Tennessee Tech volleyball team battled with Belmont Tuesday evening, but was unable to claim its first win of the season as the Bruins took the 3-0 decision
September 5, 2011 Golden Eagles head back to Nashville for non-conference match against Belmont The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team will take a short break from non-conference tournaments as it heads to Belmont Tuesday, for a 6:30 p.m., match against the future member of the Ohio Valley Conference
September 3, 2011 Golden Eagles put together strong effort in their five-set loss to UNC Charlotte In its final match of the Lipscomb Invitational Saturday, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team went the distance against UNC Charlotte but was unable to claim the victory as it fell 3-2
September 2, 2011 Golden Eagles drop pair of close matches to Lipscomb, Arkansas State Despite some solid performances in both of its matches, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team took a pair of losses to Lipscomb(3-1) and Arkansas State (3-0) Saturday, at the Lipscomb Invitational, in Nashville
August 30, 2011 Tech volleyball heads to Nashville for the Lipscomb Invitational The Golden Eagles will take on a trifecta of opponents including Lipscomb, Arkansas State and UNC Charlotte
August 27, 2011 Golden Eagles continue to learn as they fall to Georgia Tech, Kansas State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team continued to see improvement in its final two matches of the Georgia Tech Invitational Saturday, despite a pair of 3-0 losses to Georgia Tech and Kansas State
August 26, 2011 Louisville claims season-opener against Golden Eagles The Tennessee Tech volleyball team gave Louisville a run for its money in the second set, but the reigning Big East champions held firm to take a 3-0 win Friday afternoon in the opening match of the Georgia Tech Invitational.
August 24, 2011 Get to know your favorite Golden Eagles through new Personality Profiles Tennessee Tech has a new series that features an inside look into the lives of Golden Eagle athletes. Each profile boasts a video interview with the student-athlete, a biography of their playing career, and a contest which pits two of their teammates against one another to see who knows that athlete the best.
August 24, 2011 The Tennessee Tech 2011 Volleyball Guide is available online Fans can now view or download the 2011 Tennessee Tech Volleyball guide online, through the links on the sidebar of the TTUsports.com volleyball home page
August 23, 2011 Young volleyball team eager to begin 2011 season Tech begins season at the Georgia Tech Invitational this weekend
August 18, 2011 TTU volleyball team making strides one week into camp Tech begins its 2011 season Aug. 26, as it takes part in the Georgia Tech Invitational.
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August 17, 2011 Lindner named TTU assistant volleyball coach A four-year member of the Stony Brook volleyball coaching staff, Claire Lindner has been named the Tennessee Tech assistant volleyball coach, rounding out head coach John Blair’s coaching staff
August 12, 2011 Outlook: Golden Eagle volleyball team prepares for 2011 season With a handful of days into its preseason camp, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is already starting to make strides towards becoming a team to be reckoned with in the Ohio Valley Conference
August 3, 2011 Team will be the emphasis as Tech volleyball begins preseason camp Tech opens its season at the Georgia Tech Invitational Aug. 26
July 27, 2011 Golden Eagle volleyball picked fourth in OVC Preseason Poll The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was picked to finish fourth in the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference race by the coaches and sports information directors from around the OVC
July 3, 2011 Golden Eagles to face 30 matches in 2011 volleyball season Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach John Blair has announced his team's schedule for the 2011 season, which opens with three non-conference tournaments on the road and features 10 home dates in Eblen Center.
June 19, 2011 Hayes, Meffert share Outstanding Female Athlete honors Tacarra Hayes and Leah Meffert have been selected as co-winners of the 2011 Outstanding Female Athlete Award at Tennessee Tech,
May 6, 2011 Tech volleyball inks two more to 2011 roster Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach John Blair has announced a pair of signees for the 2011 season, bringing the total number of signees to four this off-season
February 28, 2011 Volleyball coach John Blair speaker at Cookeville Noonday Lion's Club Tennessee Tech volleyball coach John Blair was the guest speaker Monday at the Cookeville Noonday Lion's Club's meeting.
December 1, 2010 Tech volleyball inks two to letters of intent Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach John Blair has announced a pair of talented signees for the 2011 season, both coming from Ohio to join the Golden Eagle program.
November 19, 2010 Golden Eagles battle in OVC semifinals, fall in four sets Riding the momentum of Thursday's victory, the Tech volleyball team raced out to a 1-0 lead Friday evening but couldn't sustain the effort, dropping a 3-1 contest to second-seed Austin Peay in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
November 18, 2010 Tech stymies Jax State in five sets to advance at OVC Tournament Senior Leah Meffert led the sixth-seeded Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles to a come-from-behind, 3-2 victory over No. 3 Jacksonville State Thursday in the opening round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament at Morehead State.
November 17, 2010 Trio of Golden Eagles tabbed for OVC volleyball honors After playing their way into their fourth straight Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, three Tennessee Tech volleyball players have earned OVC honors.
November 17, 2010 Listen to Golden Eagles in action at OVC volleyball tournament Fans who cannot attend the OVC Volleyball Tournament at Morehead State this week can listen to the action of all of the Golden Eagles matches via Free Teamline on the Internet or the telephone.
November 16, 2010 Tech takes on Jacksonville State Thursday in opening round of OVC Tournament In what has become a consistent theme over the last four seasons, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will take part in its fourth straight Ohio Valley Conference Tournament this week under head coach John Blair.
November 13, 2010 Tourney Time: Golden Eagles head to OVC affair for fourth straight year The "second season" begins this week for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team as the Golden Eagles head to Morehead, Ky., for the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. Tech wrapped up the 2010 regular season Saturday evening, droppig a 3-1 contest to SEMO before celebrating Senior Night.
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 12, 2010 Golden Eagles take care of business at home, sweep Panthers Senior Leah Meffert became the all-time kills leader leading Tennessee Tech past Eastern Illinois
November 9, 2010 Tech concludes regular season with a pair of pivotal matches With two matches left in the 2010 regular season, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles control their own playoff destiny as they host Eastern Illinois and Southeast Missouri State this weekend.
November 6, 2010 Golden Eagles extend winning streak to three Behind their third sweep of the season, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles extended their winning streak to three matches as they swept the UT Martin Skyhawks.
November 5, 2010 Golden Eagles battle back, overcome Racers in five sets Down 2-1 in sets, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team scratched and clawed its way back to claim an energizing 3-2 Ohio Valley Conference match from Murray State Friday night in Eblen Center. Tech continues its four-match homestand Saturday against UT Martin at 2 p.m.
November 4, 2010 Golden Eagles begin final homestand of season Fresh off their 3-1 win over Jacksonville State, the Golden Eagles (7-18, 5-9 OVC) will look to climb up the OVC standings using a four-match homestand that concludes the 2010 regular season. Tech opens its homestand with a pair of matches this weekend against Murray State and UT Martin.
November 2, 2010 Tennessee Tech sweeps season series against Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (7-18, 5-9 OVC) earned their second victory of the season against the Jacksonville State Gamecocks in four sets. Tech won by the scores of 27-22, 22-26, 25-20 and 25-23.
October 30, 2010 Volleyball squad outdueled at Austin Peay in OVC action The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle fell to the Austin Peay Lady Govs, 3-0, Saturday afternoon in Clarksville. Tech lost by the scores of 25-20, 25-13 and 25-23.
October 29, 2010 Golden Eagle comeback halted by Tigers The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (6-17, 4-8 OVC) fell to the Tennessee State Tigers in five sets. Tech lost by the scores of 25-22, 25-16, 20-25, 20-25 and 17-15.
October 27, 2010 Golden Eagles set to wrap up final road trip of regular season The Golden Eagles (6-16, 4-7 OVC) will look to continue their recent road success as they take part in their last 2010 regular season road trip. Tech will take on a trio of conference opponents including Tennessee State, Austin Peay and Jacksonville State.
October 27, 2010 Tech Athletics to help out at Friday’s Cooking on the Square Members of several different sports teams from Tennessee Tech will be on hand to participate in the annual Cooking on the Square fundraising event.
October 23, 2010 EKU Colonels top Golden Eagles in four sets The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team fell to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels Saturday afternoon, 3-1, in Eblen Center. TTU lost by the scores of 28-26, 25-16, 11-25 and 25-18.
October 22, 2010 Tech nearly sinks league-leading Morehead State, falls 3-2 Cruising toward an apparent OVC title, the Morehead State volleyball team nearly ran aground Friday evening against an inspired Tennessee Tech squad. The league-leading Eagles recovered to win the final two contests for a 3-2 victory in Eblen Center.
October 20, 2010 Tech concludes homestand against Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky Tennessee Tech (6-14, 4-5 OVC) took the first match of its three-match homestand against Jacksonville State last Friday and will look to continue its winning ways against first-place Morehead State and second-place Eastern Kentucky.
October 18, 2010 Gray, Meffert garner OVC Player of the Week honors Senior Leah Meffert earned her third career OVC Offensive Player of the Week award, while sophomore Kelsey Gray took home her first Defensive Player of the Week award for their efforts in Tennessee Tech’s win 3-1 over Jacksonville State. The awards were announced Monday by the OVC office.
October 15, 2010 Gray, Meffert and cheering fans lift Golden Eagles to 3-1 OVC victory Kelsey Gray had 10 blocks and 11 kills and an exhuberant crowd in Eblen Center helped Tennessee Tech swarm over Jacksonville State for a 3-1 Ohio Valley Conference volleyball victory Friday night.
October 13, 2010 Tech returns home for three-match homestand beginning with Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team wrapped up its recent four-match road trip with a 2-2 record and will look to improve upon what they accomplished on the road as they open a three-match homestand beginning with the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State, Friday evening.
October 12, 2010 Meffert Named OVC Offensive Player of the Week Senior Leah Meffert was honored by the Ohio Valley Conference as she was named the Offensive Player of the Week for her efforts during Tennessee Tech’s most recent matches against Southeast Missouri State and Eastern Illinois.
October 12, 2010 Tennessee Tech volleyball hosts “Dig Pink” event for breast cancer awareness As part of the Dig Pink National Breast Cancer Awareness Rally, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will join thousands of other high school and college teams from around the country Friday in raising money for breast cancer research.
October 9, 2010 Golden Eagles drop tough loss to Panthers Tennessee Tech (5-14, 3-5 OVC) wrapped up its four-game road trip as it fell to the Eastern Illinois Panthers. EIU won by the scores of 22-25, 21-25, 25-22, 26-24 and 17-15.
October 8, 2010 Golden Eagles soar over Redhawks The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (5-13, 3-4 OVC) won their third conference match of the season as they downed the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks 3-1. Tech won by the scores of 25-13, 21-25, 25-20 and 25-17.
October 6, 2010 Golden Eagles looking for more success on the road against SEMO, EIU After earning its first OVC road win of the season, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (4-13, 2-4 OVC) will look to wrap up their road trip on a high note.
October 2, 2010 Racers outlast Golden Eagles The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-13, 2-4 OVC) saw its two-match winning streak snapped by the Murray State Racers by the score of 3-2. Tech lost by the scores of 22-25, 25-21, 29-27, 16-25 and 15-9.
October 1, 2010 Golden Eagles build momentum with win against UT Martin The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-12, 2-3 OVC) won its second OVC match as it down the UT Martin Skyhawks by the scores of 21-25, 25-23, 25-19 and 25-21.
September 29, 2010 Tech begins four-match road trip against UT Martin, Murray State With that ever-important first OVC victory under their belts, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (3-12, 1-3 OVC) will look to continue their climb up the standings as they take on UT Martin and Murray State.
September 25, 2010 Balanced attack leads Tech to first OVC victory The Golden Eagles (3-12, 1-3 OVC) spread the offense around as they earned their first OVC win of the season against Tennessee State. Tech won by the scores of 25-22, 27-25 and 25-23.
September 24, 2010 Lady Govs remain unbeaten in OVC play, top Tech 3-0 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hoped to slow down a streaking Austin Peay squad Friday night, and challenged the Lady Govs in a couple of sets, but the visitors eventually claimed a 3-0 Ohio Valley Conference victory in Eblen Center.
September 22, 2010 Tech hosts pair of OVC matches against Austin Peay, Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team begins its 2010 conference home schedule this weekend as it takes on Austin Peay and Tennessee State. The Lady Govs and the Tigers have a combined 14-8 record, with a 3-1 OVC record.
September 18, 2010 Golden Eagles looking forward to opening their OVC home schedule Tennessee Tech (2-11) absorbed its second OVC loss of the season as it fell to the Morehead State Eagles 3-0 by the scores of 25-22, 25-23 and 25-16.
September 17, 2010 Golden Eagles drop first OVC match to Colonels Tennessee Tech (2-10) took its first OVC loss of the season in a hard fought match to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels 3-1. The Colonels won by the scores of 25-23, 26-24, 21-25 and 25-21.
September 15, 2010 Golden Eagles start OVC schedule on road against Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-9) begins its 2010 conference schedule this weekend as it takes on Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State. The Colonels and Eagles own a combined 7-13 record.
September 11, 2010 Lady Toppers climb past Golden Eagles A balanced offensive attack was not enough to overcome Western Kentucky, as Tech (2-9) took the loss in its final match of the Western Kentucky Invitational.
September 10, 2010 Tech falls to Missouri, Central Arkansas at WKU Invitational The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team absorbed a pair of losses Friday in the first day of the Western Kentucky Invitational. Tech lost to the Missouri Tigers and the Central Arkansas Sugar Bears
September 8, 2010 Golden Eagles wrap up non-conference schedule at Western Kentucky Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-6) finishes its 2010 non-conference schedule this weekend as it takes part in the Western Kentucky Invitational. TTU’s three upcoming opponents own a combined record of 16-5.
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 4, 2010 Golden Eagles tumble twice to close play in Birmingham The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles absorbed two losses Saturday on the final day of the Samford Invitational, losing to North Texas and host Samford.
September 3, 2010 Tech sweeps Demons to close first day at Samford Invitational Freshman outside hitter Natalie Penrod led the way for the Golden Eagles with 21 kills as Tennessee Tech split its first two matches of the Samford Invitational including a 3-0 sweep of Northwestern State Friday.
September 1, 2010 Golden Eagles take to the road this weekend at Samford Invitational Fresh off their first win of the season at home against Belmont, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is looking to keep things going as it takes part in the Samford Invitational beginning Friday
August 31, 2010 Golden Eagles claim first win, top Belmont 3-1 in Eblen Center After dropping the first set of the night, the Golden Eagle volleyball team found its rhythm and swept the next three for a 3-1 victory over Belmont Tuesday night in Eblen Center.
August 30, 2010 Golden Eagle volleyball team begins home schedule Tuesday against Belmont After three matches in two days this past weekend at the Big Orange Bash, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens its 2010 home schedule Tuesday as it takes on the Belmont Bruins, at 7 p.m.
August 28, 2010 Volleyball squad anxious to open at home Tuesday night The Golden Eagle volleyball team took Jacksonville to the limit Saturday before falling 3-2 to close out play at the Clemson Big Orange Bash. Tech dropped the first contest of the day to the host Tigers, 3-0.
August 27, 2010 Golden Eagles drop season opener to Albany The Golden Eagle volleyball team took Albany into extra points in two sets Friday but opened the season with a 3-1 loss to the Great Danes on the first day of Clemson's Big Orange Bash.
August 26, 2010 2010 Golden Eagle Volleyball guide available to view online The Tennessee Tech volleyball guide is now available to be viewed through a link posted on the sidebar of the TTUsports.com volleyball home page.
August 25, 2010 Looking Back: A peek into the Golden Eagle photo archives Featured this week: With the current Golden Eagle volleyball team preparing to open the 2010 season, we glance back 30 years at a photo of the 1980 volleyball team on the original Tartan floor of Eblen Center.
August 24, 2010 Volleyball team kicks off 2010 campaign at the Clemson Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens the 2010 season this weekend with three matches at the Clemson Big Orange Bash.
August 23, 2010 Culp named captain for 2010 Golden Eagle volleyball squad Senior setter Melanie Culp has been named the captain for the Tennessee Tech University volleyball team for the 2010 season by her teammates.
August 9, 2010 Golden Eagle volleyball camp begins With the fall season quickly approaching the members of the Tech volleyball team will arrived in Cookeville to begin the preparation for the 2010 season. With Monday being photo day, the Golden Eagles first official practice will begin Tuesday.
August 4, 2010 Golden Eagles selected fifth in OVC preseason volleyball poll In what is sure to be another neck and neck season in the OVC, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles were selected to finish fifth in this season preseason poll conducted by the head coaches and sports information directors of the OVC.
August 2, 2010 New graduate assistant Kelsey Murphy joins Golden Eagle staff Kelsey Murphy, a member of the Clemson volleyball team for the past four years, has been named graduate assistant coach for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team. The squad reports to campus Sunday to begin preparations for the 2010 season.
July 28, 2010 Golden Eagle volleyball signs setter Ashleigh Hancock of New Zealand Ashleigh Hancock, a setter from the secondary school of Waimea College, New Zealand, has signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball this season at Tennessee Tech University.
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 9, 2010 New fan poll asks: Which newcomer are you looking forward to watching? Fans have a chance to vote for the newcomer they are most looking forward to watching in 2010-11. A select list of newcomers from football, volleyball, soccer, men's basketball and women's basketball are the choices. Fans can vote once per day.
July 4, 2010 Teresa Craig chosen as Tech's 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year Teresa Craig, a member of the Golden Eagle volleyball team who graduated recently with a 4.0 grade point average and is heading to Law School at Michigan State University, has been chosen as Tennessee Tech's 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year.
July 1, 2010 Five finalists announced for Tech's 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year The Tennessee Tech University Athletics Department has announced five finalists for the school’s 2010 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
June 20, 2010 Volleyball coach John Blair announces 2010 schedule Tech volleyball head coach John Blair announced his team's schedule for the 2010 season, which opens with three non-conference tournaments on the road.
May 5, 2010 Tech volleyball signs Penrod, Robertson The Tennessee Tech volleyball roster grew by two when head coach John Blair announced the signing of Natalie Penrod and Elizabeth Robertson last week. The pair joins Allison May in Tech’s most recent signing class.
April 20, 2010 Tech celebrates Student-Athlete Appreciation Day with picnic Tennessee Tech celebrated its student-athletes by hosting a picnic at the Golden Eagle softball game Tuesday, recognizing the university's more than 300 student-athletes.
November 30, 2009 Golden Eagle volleyball signs Allison May Allison May, a senior at Assumption (Ky.) High School, has signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball next season at Tennessee Tech. May is the first 2010 signee for head coach John Blair.
November 19, 2009 Teresa Craig named as one of six OVC Scholar-Athletes Tennessee Tech's Teresa Craig, a senior on the Golden Eagle volleyball team, has been chosen as one of six individuals in the Ohio Valley Conference to receive its prestigious Scholar-Athlete Award for 2008-09.
November 19, 2009 Golden Eagles fall to Murray State in OVC Quarterfinals Four Golden Eagles finished with double-digit kills on Thursday evening, but it was not enough as the fifth-seed Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to Murray State, 3-1 (25-23, 25-21, 23-25, 25-16), in the quarterfinals of the OVC Championships.
November 18, 2009 Meffert, Kenline and Gray receive honors from OVC Junior Leah Meffert, senior Katie Kenline and freshman Kelsey Gray have been recognized by the Ohio Valley Conference for their individual play during the 2009 season by earning all-OVC honors on the volleyball court.
November 18, 2009 Golden Eagle volleyball readies to defend OVC championship this weekend The Tennessee Tech volleyball team qualified for the OVC Tournament with a fifth place conference finish in the regular season and will begin play at the post-season conference tournament on Thursday in Jacksonville, Alabama.
November 14, 2009 Tech falls at EKU in finale; Heads to OVC Tourney as No. 5 seed The Golden Eagle volleyball team had nothing to lose Saturday afternoon at Eastern Kentucky, and even though they dropped a 3-1 decision they will head to the OVC Tournament later this week as the No. 5 seed.
November 13, 2009 Golden Eagles fall short at Morehead State; need win Saturday to clinch OVC berth The Tennessee Tech volleyball team got off to the right start against Morehead State on Friday beating the Eagles 25-18 in the first set, but Morehead State stormed back and took the next three sets, winning 25-11, 25-15, 25-17 to top the Golden Eagles 3-1.
November 12, 2009 Golden Eagles wrap up regular season with two on the road Senior Amanda Lindgren and the Golden Eagles will look to punch their ticket to the OVC tournament this weekend when they travel to Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky for a pair of OVC matches.
November 9, 2009 Kenline earns second OVC Defensive Player of the Week honor Senior Katie Kenline earned OVC Defensive Player of the Week honors for the second time this season after posting 49 digs in two matches against Tennessee State and Austin Peay.
November 7, 2009 Golden Eagles fight until the end, fall short on Senior Day The Tennessee Tech volleyball team honored its three seniors prior to Saturday afternoon’s match against Austin Peay but fell just short of sending the trio off with a win in their last match at Eblen Center.
November 6, 2009 Craig earns second career Academic All-District honor Senior Teresa Craig has been impressive both in the classroom and on the volleyball court during her career at Tech, and she recently earned Academic All-District First Team honors this season as a result.
November 6, 2009 Tech sinks Tennessee State on Dig Pink Night The Tennessee Tech volleyball team pulled off a three-set sweep of Tennessee State on Friday evening. Junior Leah Meffert (photo) became a member of the prestigious 1,000/1,000 club in the third set of the match.
November 5, 2009 Senior Day highlights final Golden Eagle homestand of the season The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has plenty of excitement happening this weekend. The Golden Eagles will host Dig Pink night on Friday when they take on Tennessee State, and Tech will recognize its three seniors for Senior Day on Saturday against Austin Peay.
November 3, 2009 Dig Pink this Friday: Tech volleyball raises money for breast cancer research As part of the Dig Pink National Breast Cancer Awareness Rally, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will join thousands of other high school and college teams from around the country this Friday in raising money for breast cancer research.
October 30, 2009 Tech falls in five sets to OVC-leading Jacksonville State The Golden Eagles got 16 kills from juniors Leah Meffert (photo) and Marie Peddicord but could not give Jacksonville State its first OVC loss of the season as the Gamecocks won in five sets.
October 28, 2009 Tech to square off against OVC-leading Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will travel to Jacksonville, Ala., on Friday night for a matchup against the first-place Jacksonville State Gamecocks.
October 24, 2009 Tech rebounds against UT Martin, captures 3-1 win One day after having its five-game winning streak snapped, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team may have started another. The Golden Eagles topped UT Martin on Saturday afternoon, 3-1 (25-18, 25-27, 25-21, 25-22), in a closely contested four-set match at Skyhawk Fieldhouse.
October 23, 2009 Murray State stops Golden Eagle winning streak The Tennessee Tech volleyball team’s five match winning streak came to a halt on Friday evening as the Golden Eagles fell to Murray State, 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-17), at Racer Arena.
October 22, 2009 Tech seeks to extend five-match winning streak The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will seek to remain on the winning track this weekend when the team travels to Murray State and UT Martin for a pair of contests.
October 17, 2009 Golden Eagles take down Morehead State, 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team extended its season-best winning streak to five straight on Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles defeated visiting Morehead State, 3-1 (25-22, 25-14, 18-25, 25-18), at the Eblen Center.
October 16, 2009 Golden Eagles capture fourth straight win, sweep EKU It was the Leah Meffert show on Friday evening as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team rolled to a three-set victory over visiting Eastern Kentucky at the Eblen Center. The Golden Eagles, who have won four consecutive matches, captured their second three-set victory of the season with scores of 25-22, 25-19, 25-17.
October 15, 2009 Tech looks to extend its winning streak at home this weekend Winners of five of its last six, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will return home this weekend to play a pair of meaningful OVC contests.
October 11, 2009 Golden Eagles win third straight match in defeating Southeast Missouri, 3-2 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team played its third five-set match in its last five matches on Saturday evening, and just like the previous two five-setters, the Golden Eagles were victorious as they defeated Southeast Missouri (22-25, 25-21, 26-24, 23-25, 15-9).
October 9, 2009 Golden Eagles defeat Eastern Illinois in four sets After beginning their OVC schedule with three consecutive losses, the Golden Eagles have rebounded to win four of their last five matches, including Friday evening’s match against the Eastern Illinois Panthers.
October 8, 2009 Golden Eagle volleyball set for two OVC rematches This weekend, the Golden Eagles will have an opportunity to improve their position in the standings as they travel for a pair of road matches against OVC foes.
October 3, 2009 Balanced attack leads Tech past Tennessee State Three Golden Eagles finished with double-digit kills Saturday afternoon as Tennessee Tech defeated Tennessee State, 3-2 (20-25, 19-25, 25-11, 25-13, 15-11), at Kean Hall in Nashville, Tenn.
October 2, 2009 Tech falls on the road at Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech volleyball team entered Friday night’s match with Austin Peay having won its last two contests, but the Golden Eagles could not find a way to make it three in a row as the Lady Governors swept TTU (25-17, 25-20, 25-16) at the Dunn Center in Clarksville, Tenn.
October 1, 2009 Tech plays a pair against in-state opponents After spending the past two weeks in the comforts of the Eblen Center, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will have to travel this weekend as head coach John Blair and his Golden Eagles visit Austin Peay and Tennessee State in a pair of in-state OVC matchups.
September 26, 2009 Peddicord leads the Golden Eagles to victory against Murray State One day after the Tennessee Tech volleyball team picked up its first conference victory of the season, the Golden Eagles outlasted visiting Murray State in five sets to earn their second OVC win (17-25, 25-23, 25-23, 20-25, 16-14) on Saturday afternoon at the Eblen Center.
September 25, 2009 Volleyball cruises to a sweep of UT Martin Junior Leah Meffert looked unstoppable on Friday night as the Golden Eagle volleyball team dominated its match against visiting UT Martin at the Eblen Center.
September 24, 2009 The Capital Sports Report features Kenline, Lindgren A national sports blog recently featured two Golden Eagle volleyball players, seniors Katie Kenline and Amanda Lindgren.
September 22, 2009 Golden Eagles drop five-setter to visiting Jacksonville State It was a night of momentum shifts, and the last wave went to Jacksonville State as the Gamecocks outlasted Tennessee Tech in five sets Tuesday night to claim an Ohio Valley Conference volleyball match in Eblen Center.
September 22, 2009 Tech to play three OVC matches this week, beginning tonight against Jacksonville State The Golden Eagles volleyball team will take on Jacksonville State, UT Martin and Murray State in three home Ohio Valley Conference matches this week.
September 21, 2009 Craig featured on The Capital Sports Report Senior right-side hitter Teresa Craig was recently featured in an article by The Capital Sports Report where she talked about her career as a Golden Eagle.
September 19, 2009 Panthers claw past the Golden Eagles The Tennessee Tech volleyball held late leads in all three sets on Saturday afternoon but could not find a way to close as the Golden Eagles dropped a three-setter (26-28, 23-25, 22-25) to Eastern Illinois.
September 18, 2009 TTU cannot hang on against SEMO in home opener, falls 3-2 The Golden Eagles got a balanced effort, some outstanding play and tremendous crowd support, but missed an opportunity to put things away in a five-set loss to Southeast Missouri to open the home schedule Friday night.
September 17, 2009 Golden Eagle volleyball set to open conference play at home After spending the first three weeks of the season on the road, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team will get a chance to play in its own gym finally when the Golden Eagles take on Southeast Missouri and Eastern Illinois this weekend, marking the start of OVC competition.
September 14, 2009 Culp honored as OVC Setter of the Week Junior setter Melanie Culp has shown improvements from week-to-week thus far in the 2009 volleyball season and was rewarded on Monday by being named the OVC Setter of the Week.
September 12, 2009 Volleyball burned by the Flames in five, drop four-setter to unbeaten Toledo It came down to a fifth-set showdown in which the Tennessee Tech volleyball team held a late lead but could not finish off the Liberty Flames in the Golden Eagles first of two matches on Saturday afternoon at the Cardinal Classic.
September 11, 2009 Tech drops to first match of the Cardinal Classic The Tennessee Tech volleyball team made it interesting against Louisville on Friday night but could not come away with the victory as the Golden Eagles fell 3-1 (25-18, 20-25, 25-14, 25-14) to the host of the 2009 Cardinal Classic.
September 10, 2009 Golden Eagles volleyball visits Louisville for final pre-conference tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will travel to Louisville this weekend to participate in the Cardinal Classic. The Golden Eagles will take on Louisville on Friday evening before squaring off against Liberty and Toledo on Saturday.
September 7, 2009 Kenline named OVC Defensive Player of the Week Two days after helping lead the Tennessee Tech volleyball team to its first victory of the season, senior Katie Kenline was voted the Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
September 5, 2009 Golden Eagles wear down the Tribe, pick up first victory of the season Down two sets to none and on the verge of losing for fifth time in row to begin the season, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team fought back against William & Mary to capture its first victory of the season at the Appalachian State Invitational.
September 5, 2009 TTU halted by Appalachian State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to tournament-host Appalachian State, 3-1 (25-14, 13-25, 25-21, 29-27), on Saturday evening to finish the Appalachian State Invitational with a 1-2 record. With the win, the Mountaineers improve to 2-4 on the season while the Golden Eagles drop to 1-5 overall.
September 4, 2009 Tech drops five-setter against North Florida The Tennessee Tech volleyball team pushed North Florida to five sets but could not come up with its first victory of the season as the Golden Eagles fell 3-2 (25-20, 25-27, 23-25, 25-19, 15-7) to the Ospreys in the first-ever meeting between the two programs
September 3, 2009 Golden Eagles prepare for Appalachian State Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will travel to Boone, N.C., on Friday in search of its first victory of the season. The Golden Eagles will take part in the Appalachian State Invitational where they will meet North Florida and William & Mary in addition to the host Mountaineers.
August 30, 2009 Western Kentucky leaves TTU with a winless opening weekend The Golden Eagles had their chances but could not find a way to come away with their first victory of the season on Sunday. The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped a three-set match against Western Kentucky (25-19, 25-19, 25-18) to fall to 0-3 to start the 2009 campaign.
August 29, 2009 Tech drops first two matches at Lady Vol Classic The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opened its 2009 season on Saturday afternoon at the 2009 Lady Vol Classic with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-9, 25-14) loss to tournament-host Tennessee. Later in their second match of the day, the Golden Eagles again fell 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-22), this time to Lipscomb.
August 27, 2009 Volleyball begins 2009 season at Tennessee Lady Vol Invitational The Golden Eagles will look to kick off their 2009 season in style on Saturday when they take on the Lady Vols in their first of three matches this weekend at the UT Lady Vol Invitational.
August 11, 2009 Golden Eagles volleyball picked fifth, Murray State preseason OVC favorite The Golden Eagles are picked fifth in the Ohio Valley Conference preseason poll, with individual honors going to senior Katie Kenline and junior Leah Meffert, who were listed as first-team preseason all-OVC.
August 10, 2009 Defending champ volleyball team gets 2009 camp underway The Tennessee Tech University women’s volleyball team took the first step in its 2009 season Monday as 12 players reported to Eblen Center for the first time.
July 4, 2009 Lang caps off volleyball career as Tech's 2009 NCAA Woman of the Year Senior setter Kappy Lang has capped off her Golden Eagle volleyball career by being named as Tennessee Tech's 2009 NCAA Woman of the Year.
June 26, 2009 Defending champ volleyball team adds three signees to ’09 roster Defending Ohio Valley Conference volleyball champion Tennessee Tech has added three more signees to its 2009 roster, inking Heather Asplund from Illinois, Katrina Dvorken of New Jersey, and Kelsey Gray from Ohio.
June 18, 2009 Tech inks two-sport standout Stacey Butts A multi-sport standout in high school, Stacey Butts of Greenfield, Wis., hopes to continue that legacy at Tennessee Tech. The 6-foot-1 Honors student has signed a national letter of intent to play softball for coach Tory Acheson, and will also play on the volleyball team for coach John Blair.
June 4, 2009 Golden Eagle volleyball schedule features some big obstacles in ‘09 Four non-conference foes that reached the NCAA field last season, three tough tournaments to open the year, and an 18-game Ohio Valley Conference slate highlight the schedule awaiting the Tennessee Tech volleyball team in 2009 as the Golden Eagles defend their league title and bid for a return to the NCAA Tournament.