May 15, 2019 Tech soccer brings aboard pair of incoming freshmen to add to 2019 roster The Tennessee Tech soccer team and head coach Steve Springthorpe announce the addition of two new players to join the Golden Eagle mix for the 2019 campaign.
December 11, 2018 Still time to register for March 24 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp It may be the offseason for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, but it’s never too early to start thinking about the prospects of another Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp.
November 15, 2018 Tech soccer brings in largest class of Springthorpe era with 11 incoming freshmen to join Golden Eagles COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The largest signing class in his tenure, head coach Steve Springthopre and the Tennessee Tech soccer team certainly made their presence felt with the addition of 11 incoming freshmen during Wednesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day.
November 9, 2018 Katie Bain named Tech Athletic's Unsung Leader Award winner for October COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – That last month of any season can tough, particularly when it ends in heartbreak. For Tennessee Tech sophomore forward/defender Katie Bain, the struggles of that final month of the Golden Eagle soccer team could have brought her down. But you’d never know it. That’s because she always did everything with a smile.
November 9, 2018 Kaitie Shipley named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District® first team She’s proved it on the pitch. She’s proved it in the classroom. And now, she has the proper recognition for her success in both arenas.
November 1, 2018 Kaitie Shipley secures All-OVC first team honors; Chloe Smith lands on All-Newcomer team BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference’s postseason awards list contains a shade of purple and gold thanks to the selection of two members from the Tennessee Tech soccer team.
October 21, 2018 Tech’s 2018 season comes to a close with a 2-1 loss to Eastern Illinois Two unanswered Eastern Illinois goals spoiled the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s season finale and ultimately prevented the Golden Eagles from securing a berth in the OVC Tournament.
October 19, 2018 Golden Eagles claim pivotal home win over SIUE in second to last match of regular season Goals in each half and another stellar defensive effort helped pave the way for the Tennessee Tech soccer team in the club’s second to last match of the regular season.
October 19, 2018 Kari Naerdemann: Not the typical college student-athlete The typical college student-athlete must adjust to many things as they make the transition to the collegiate stage. They have to learn to adjust to school, living alone and a much higher level of competition.
October 18, 2018 Tech soccer to host SIUE and EIU for final regular season matches of the year The Tennessee Tech soccer team is set to tie a ribbon on the regular season with a pair of weekend home matches at Tech Soccer Field.
October 14, 2018 Golden Eagles earn crucial road draw at Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – In its final road match of the 2018 regular season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team captured a crucial tie at Eastern Kentucky Sunday afternoon, keeping its hopes for a berth into the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament alive heading into the final weekend of the year.
October 12, 2018 Tough bounces on the road lift Morehead State over Golden Eagles MOREHEAD, Ky. – Two goals less than a minute apart were the deciding factors in Tennessee Tech’s annual Ohio Valley Conference match-up with Morehead State Friday evening, as the Eagles from the north used their turf field to their advantage to defeat the Golden Eagle soccer team (6-7-1, 2-4-1), 2-0.
October 11, 2018 Tech treks to Morehead and EKU for final road trip of regular season The final road trip of the 2018 regular season is on deck for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles will make their way to Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky for a pair of weekend clashes.
October 9, 2018 Kari Naerdemann and Kaitie Shipley take home OVC weekly honors Tuesday turned into an award-driven afternoon for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as a pair of Golden Eagles were honored by the Ohio Valley Conference.
October 5, 2018 Naerdemann comes up big in scoreless draw with SEMO Behind a slew of stellar saves, Kari Naerdemann helped push the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a scoreless deadlock with Southeast Missouri Friday night at Tech Soccer Field.
October 3, 2018 Golden Eagles welcome SEMO to Tech Soccer Field for Friday night OVC showdown One match over the weekend is in the cards for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles will greet SEMO for a Friday night home affair.
October 2, 2018 Tech knocks off Belmont 2-0 in first home match in nearly three weeks It was worth the wait for the Tennessee Tech soccer team.
October 1, 2018 Golden Eagles to host Belmont Tuesday night in makeup of Sept. 23 postponement The Tennessee Tech soccer team is set to host Belmont Tuesday evening in a makeup of an originally scheduled Sept. 23 match that was postponed due to inclement weather in the Cookeville area.
September 28, 2018 Tech soccer falls 2-0 at Murray State in only match of the week MURRAY, Ky. – A pair of early-stanza goals by Murray State proved to be the difference Friday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech soccer team was upended 2-0 in the club’s only match of the week.
September 27, 2018 Golden Eagles travel to Murray State Friday for only match of the week A thin weekend of action is on the books for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, with just one match scheduled on the docket.
September 26, 2018 Tech soccer to host Belmont on Tuesday, Oct. 2 for makeup of Sept. 23 postponement The Tennessee Tech soccer team and Belmont have found a date, time and place to makeup its originally scheduled match that was postponed on Sunday due to inclement weather.
September 23, 2018 Sunday night’s Tech soccer match vs. Belmont postponed Due to inclement weather in the Cookeville area, Sunday evening’s Tennessee Tech soccer match against Belmont has been postponed.
September 21, 2018 Golden Eagles tripped up with 3-1 loss at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team fell victim to a quick Skyhawk start that ultimately led to a 3-1 loss Friday night in Martin.
September 20, 2018 Tech soccer travels to UT Martin Friday; hosts Belmont Sunday in second weekend of OVC play COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A pair of in-state battles is on the slate for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles will rev it up for the second weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action.
September 16, 2018 Golden Eagles edged 1-0 at Austin Peay in second OVC match of the year CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team dropped its first Ohio Valley Conference clash of the season as the Golden Eagles were upended 1-0 at Austin Peay Sunday afternoon.
September 14, 2018 Tech starts OVC play with 2-0 nod over Jacksonville State All facets of the game were clicking for the Tennessee Tech soccer team in its 2018 Ohio Valley Conference opener.
September 13, 2018 Golden Eagles unwrap OVC action with home match vs. JSU Friday; travel to APSU Sunday The most significant time of the season has arrived for the Tennessee Tech soccer team.
September 9, 2018 Expected inclement weather cancels Sunday’s Tech soccer match vs. Tennessee Due to the threat of inclement weather expected in the Cookeville area, Sunday night’s Tennessee Tech soccer match against the University of Tennessee has been cancelled.
September 7, 2018 Tech overcomes late score to power past Troy in overtime Resiliency was the name of the game for the Tennessee Tech soccer team in its Friday night battle with Troy.
September 5, 2018 Golden Eagles to host Troy and Tennessee for final non-conference clashes of the year The Tennessee Tech soccer team will tie a ribbon on its non-conference slate over the weekend with a pair of home matches under the lights.
September 4, 2018 Kendall Powell named OVC Offensive Player of the Week Thanks to a history-making performance in Sunday’s 4-0 win over Purdue Fort Wayne, sophomore Kendall Powell has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
September 2, 2018 Kendall Powell’s hat trick leads Tech to a 4-0 win at Purdue Fort Wayne FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Behind a history-making performance by sophomore Kendall Powell, the Tennessee Tech soccer team finished its road trip up north in prime fashion with a 4-0 win at Purdue Fort Wayne Sunday afternoon.
August 31, 2018 Golden Eagle soccer starts weekend road trip with 3-0 loss at Evansville EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Evansville upended the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s chances at an unblemished road trip as the Purple Aces downed the Golden Eagles 3-0 Friday night in the first of two weekend clashes in Indiana.
August 30, 2018 Tech soccer heads north for matches at Evansville and Purdue Fort Wayne The Tennessee Tech soccer team is back on the road for a pair of weekend matches up north.
August 26, 2018 Golden Eagles suffer first home loss of the season with 4-0 defeat to UNA North Alabama spoiled the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s bid at a perfect home stand as the Lions scored twice in each half en route to a 4-0 victory Sunday evening.
August 24, 2018 Tech soccer rallies for comeback win over ETSU in home opener Two second-half scores erased an early set back as the Tennessee Tech soccer team registered a come-from-behind 2-1 win over East Tennessee State in the club’s 2018 home opener.
August 22, 2018 Golden Eagle soccer takes center stage in Cookeville for first home matches of 2018 It’s a weekend chock full of home matches for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles are set to unwrap their 2018 home slate with a pair of Cookeville clashes under the lights.
August 19, 2018 Tech tripped up for first time this season with 2-1 loss at Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. –A Lipscomb goal in the early stages of the second half proved to be the difference-maker Sunday evening in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s second match of 2018.
August 17, 2018 Naerdemann makes history as Golden Eagles claim 1-0 win in season opener ATLANTA, Ga. – A dramatic finish and a history-making performance was the story in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s season opener.
August 16, 2018 Tech soccer opens 2018 season with trips to Georgia State and Lipscomb The start of another Tennessee Tech soccer season is upon us.
August 12, 2018 Golden Eagles put lid on exhibition schedule with 2-2 draw against Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech soccer team closed out its two-match exhibition slate with a 2-2 draw against Chattanooga Sunday evening at Tech Soccer Field.
August 10, 2018 Tech soccer to conclude exhibition schedule with Sunday night home match against Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech soccer team will be putting the finishing touches on its exhibition slate Sunday evening, playing host to Chattanooga at Tech Soccer Field in the final tune up of the preseason.
August 7, 2018 Golden Eagle soccer team selected third in OVC preseason poll COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference has announced its soccer predicted order of finish, as voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches and sports information contacts. Behind 151 points in a poll that included three first-place votes for the purple and gold, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was picked to finish third.
August 5, 2018 Late goal lifts Vanderbilt past Golden Eagles in team's first exhibition COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Less than one week into its 2018 preseason camp, the Tennessee Tech soccer team got its first taste of competitive action against an opponent Sunday evening, playing host to Vanderbilt in its first of two exhibition matches slated before the season opener.
June 28, 2018 Tech soccer announces 2018 schedule Smack dab in the peak of the summer, the prospects of another Tennessee Tech soccer season are not too far off in the horizon.
May 3, 2018 Tech soccer announces the signing of Marta Moreno to 2018 roster The Tennessee Tech soccer team and head coach Steve Springthorpe have added another piece to an already promising puzzle of incoming freshmen as the Golden Eagles announce the signing of Marta Moreno.
March 14, 2018 Registration now closed for Sunday’s Tech soccer ID Camp Due to max capacity, registration is now closed for Sunday’s Tennessee Tech soccer ID Camp.
February 6, 2018 Tech soccer inks eight incoming freshmen during National Letter of Intent Signing Day With one of the largest incoming classes in recent recollection, head coach Steve Springthorpe and the Tennessee Tech soccer team certainly made a splash during Wednesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day.
December 20, 2017 Isabelle Austin named Tennessee Tech Athletics' Unsung Leader Award winner for November COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Leadership is a crucial trait for any successful team, but the ability to lead without ever taking the field is a truly special quality; one possessed by the Tennessee Tech Athletic Department’s Unsung Leader for the month of November, Isabelle Austin of the Golden Eagle soccer team.
December 15, 2017 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp Scheduled for March 18 With the end of the year right around the corner, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is already making plans to host another Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp early on in 2018.
November 29, 2017 Kari Naerdemann named to the United Soccer Coaches All-South Region Team KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech soccer season has been over for almost a month, but the honors keep on coming for junior goalkeeper Kari Naerdemann.
November 21, 2017 A look back: Tech soccer continues to make winning the norm with historical 2017 campaign Prosperity is abundantly prevalent. Triumph has become typical. Success is now the standard.
November 3, 2017 Tech soccer concludes historical season with double overtime loss in OVC Tournament semifinals MURRAY, Ky. –The Tennessee Tech soccer team saw one of the best seasons in program history come to a close Friday afternoon, ending in heartbreaking fashion by Eastern Kentucky in the OVC Tournament semifinals.
November 2, 2017 Tech soccer makes history as part of a banner evening at the OVC Awards Banquet MURRAY, Ky. – It was an evening chock full of purple and gold, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s presence was without a doubt felt at this year’s Ohio Valley Conference Awards Banquet.
November 1, 2017 Golden Eagles to meet Eastern Kentucky in OVC Tournament semifinals The wait is over. The playoffs are here.
October 22, 2017 Tech clinches double-bye and trip straight to the OVC Tournament semis with 1-0 win over UTM The Tennessee Tech soccer team is headed back to the OVC Tournament semifinals.
October 20, 2017 Golden Eagles close regular season slate with Senior Day home match vs. UT Martin The Tennessee Tech soccer team is set to put a lid on the regular season Sunday afternoon, hosting UT Martin in the finale at Tech Soccer Field at 1 p.m. CT.
October 17, 2017 Karigan Owens takes home adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week honor For the second time in three weeks, senior Karigan Owens of the Tennessee Tech soccer team has been named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
October 15, 2017 Tech soccer scores twice and holds down Eastern Kentucky for 2-0 win A three-point effort by Karigan Owens and another stellar effort by Tennessee Tech soccer team was the story Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles took down Eastern Kentucky, 2-0, in the second to last match of the regular season.
October 13, 2017 Golden Eagle soccer scores late to top Morehead State COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It was better late than never. After peppering the Morehead State goal with 12 corner kicks and plenty of offensive opportunities, it took awhile for the Tennessee Tech soccer team to wear down the visiting Eagles like a prize fighter. But once Cookeville native Kendall Powell saw the feed from Tina Marolt to the right and then from Kaitie Shipley, it was enough for the knockout punch. Powell drove the ball to the left corner past a diving Michelle Washburn, giving the Golden Eagles a 1-0 victory on Friday at the Tech Soccer Field.
October 11, 2017 TTU to host Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky for pair of pivotal OVC matches It’s down to the final three matches in the regular season for the Tennessee Tech soccer team.
October 8, 2017 Golden Eagles increase unbeaten streak to six matches, draw with Eastern Illinois CHARLESTON, Ill. – For the second straight contest, defense was the theme of the day for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles fought to a scoreless, nil-nil draw at Eastern Illinois Sunday afternoon.
October 6, 2017 Tech runs its unbeaten streak to five straight with scoreless draw at SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Defense was the name of the game in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s Friday night OVC clash at SIUE.
October 5, 2017 Golden Eagles flock north for final road matches of the regular season The Tennessee Tech soccer team is on the road for the final time in the regular season, heading north for a pair of OVC weekend clashes.
October 3, 2017 Karigan Owens selected as adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week After playing a pivotal role in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s perfect weekend, senior Karigan Owens has been named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
October 1, 2017 Tech soccer fights back from tough start to secure 2-1 win The Tennessee Tech soccer team proved that an early deficit simply wouldn’t be a problem in Sunday night’s match against Austin Peay.
September 29, 2017 Golden Eagle offense comes alive, defense holds off late Belmont attack in 2-1 victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Efficiency was the key for the Tennessee Tech soccer team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles (5-4-1, 2-1-1) claimed a 2-1 victory over in-state and Ohio Valley Conference rival Belmont (6-4-1, 2-2-0) at E.S. Rose Park in Nashville.
September 28, 2017 Golden Eagles to face pair of in-state schools in third weekend of conference action The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s third weekend of OVC play will have its fair share of in-state flavor.
September 21, 2017 Tech and Murray State play to a scoreless draw in TTU’s OVC home opener The Tennessee Tech soccer team checked the tie column for the first time this season, as 110 minutes were ultimately not enough to decide a winner in a scoreless battle with Murray State Thursday night at Tech Soccer Field.
September 19, 2017 Tech soccer to host Murray State Thursday night in OVC home opener The Tennessee Tech soccer team is back in Cookeville and ready for its OVC home opener, as the Golden Eagles host Murray State Thursday night at Tech Soccer Field.
September 17, 2017 Golden Eagles earn first conference nod of the year with 1-0 win at JSU JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – A defensive battle shifted in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s direction, as the Golden Eagles collected a second-half score en route to a 1-0 victory at Jacksonville State.
September 15, 2017 Tech soccer drops OVC opener with overtime loss at SEMO CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s Ohio Valley Conference opener swung SEMO’s way, as the Redhawks broke a scoreless deadlock just two and a half minutes into overtime to claim a 1-0 victory.
September 14, 2017 Golden Eagles open OVC play with trips to SEMO and JSU over the weekend Ohio Valley Conference play has arrived for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles are set to launch into their 10-match conference slate over the weekend.
September 10, 2017 Early score serves as difference in Tech’s 1-0 loss at Alabama TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – An early setback proved costly for the Tennessee Tech soccer team Sunday evening, as a quick score against the Golden Eagles served as the lone blemish in a 1-0 loss at the University of Alabama.
September 8, 2017 Golden Eagles tripped up at UAB to halt three-match winning streak BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Two first-half UAB goals spelled trouble for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as a pair of Blazer scores in the opening period proved to be the difference in a 2-0 defeat for the Golden Eagles.
September 7, 2017 Tech soccer kicks off four-match road trip with weekend affairs at UAB and Alabama The Tennessee Tech soccer team is set to embark on its longest road trip of the year over the weekend, a four-match swing that will begin with a pair of tilts down in Alabama.
September 3, 2017 Golden Eagles blank Georgia State for third-straight win The Tennessee Tech soccer team made the most of its lone match of the week.
September 1, 2017 Weather postpones Friday’s TTU soccer match vs. Middle Tennessee With severe rainfall blanketing the Upper Cumberland, the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s Friday home match with Middle Tennessee has been postponed.
August 31, 2017 Weather pushes Sunday’s Tech soccer match vs. Georgia State to a tentative 5 p.m. CT start time With potentially heavy rainfall to hit the Upper Cumberland, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has moved the start time of its Sunday home soccer match with Georgia State.
August 30, 2017 Tech soccer welcomes MTSU to Cookeville Friday night; greets Georgia State Sunday Having just kicked off its 2017 home slate behind a 1-0 win over Western Carolina, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to keep the ball rolling with a pair of weekend matches in Cookeville.
August 27, 2017 Tech soccer starts off home slate on the right foot behind 1-0 win over Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team ensured that its 2017 home opener would be a success Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles used a late goal and another stout defensive effort to push past Western Carolina, 1-0.
August 25, 2017 Golden Eagles to host Western Carolina in Sunday’s 2017 home opener With a pair of matches already under its belt, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is chomping at the bit for its 2017 home opener, with the Golden Eagles ready to welcome Western Carolina to Cookeville for a Sunday matinee at Tech Soccer Field.
August 22, 2017 Kari Naerdemann named adidas® OVC Goalkeeper of the Week After helping guide the Tennessee Tech soccer team to its first win and shutout of the young season, junior Kari Naerdemann has been named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Goalkeeper of the Week.
August 20, 2017 Tech soccer registers first win of the year behind 1-0 shutout at ETSU JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – A year after setting the school record with 11 shutouts, the Tennessee Tech soccer team tallied its first blanking in just the second match of the season, as the Golden Eagles captured a 1-0 win at East Tennessee State Sunday evening.
August 18, 2017 Golden Eagles fight tooth and nail in 1-0 overtime loss at Vanderbilt NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team saw its bid at an upset just slip by the wayside Friday evening, managing to get its season-opening clash at Vanderbilt into overtime, but ultimately fell 1-0 in the early stages of the extra session.
August 17, 2017 Tech soccer opens 2017 season with weekend trips to Vanderbilt and ETSU The season is officially here as the Tennessee Tech soccer team gears up to maneuver all across the Volunteer State for a pair of weekend matches that will signal the start of the 2017 campaign.
August 11, 2017 Golden Eagles, in-state foe Chattanooga fight to 1-1 draw in exhibition match Friday COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – With only seven days separating the Tennessee Tech soccer team from the start of the 2017 regular season, the Golden Eagles completed their preseason exhibition run against Chattanooga Friday evening, fighting to a 1-1 tie.
August 8, 2017 Kennesaw State edges Tech, 2-1, in exhibition action Tuesday night COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Just over one week into its 2017 preseason camp, the Tennessee Tech soccer team got its first taste of competitive action against an opponent Tuesday evening, playing host to Kennesaw State in its first of two exhibition matches slated before the season opener.
August 8, 2017 Golden Eagle soccer picked fourth in OVC preseason predicted order of finish COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A yearly occurrence that helps signal the start of another season on the pitch, the Ohio Valley Conference announced its soccer predicted order of finish, as voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches and sports information directors. The Tennessee Tech soccer team was picked fourth, collecting 157 total points in a poll that included a pair of first-place votes for TTU.
June 30, 2017 TTU soccer brings aboard Kelsey Brouwer as assistant coach COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A standout goalkeeper on the NCAA DI stage with experience in the professional ranks, Kelsey Brouwer has joined the Tennessee Tech soccer program as an assistant coach under Steve Springthorpe. The former Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year during a star-studded tenure at Middle Tennessee State, Brouwer comes to the Golden Eagles where she will work with the TTU goalkeepers, among other coaching responsibilities.
June 29, 2017 Tech soccer announces 2017 schedule With summer kicked into high gear, the pieces of another Tennessee Tech soccer puzzle have started to take shape, as the Golden Eagles and head coach Steve Springthorpe announced the 2017 fall schedule.
February 2, 2017 Tech soccer welcomes four incoming freshmen for 2017 season The Tennessee Tech soccer team made its mark during Tuesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day, adding four incoming freshmen to a Golden Eagle program that has a wealth of momentum following a second-straight historical season under TTU head coach Steve Springthorpe.
January 25, 2017 Tech soccer strengthens roster with addition of two transfers With Signing Day around the corner, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has already gotten a jump start on bolstering its 2017 roster thanks to the addition of two transfers.
January 13, 2017 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp Scheduled for March 4 As the calendar flips to 2017, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is revving up to host another Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp, scheduled for Saturday, March 4 on the campus of Tennessee Tech University.
January 12, 2017 A selfless attitude leads Manning to December Unsung Leader Award It takes the collective effort of an entire roster to help propel a program toward achieving new heights.
January 7, 2017 Tech soccer recognized for sportsmanship with College Team Ethics and Sportsmanship Gold Award Having recently rolled off one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech soccer team can add another impressive accomplishment to an already robust resume as the 2016 Golden Eagles were recognized in the area of sportsmanship by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
November 4, 2016 Tech soccer concludes 2016 season with shootout loss to EKU in OVC Tournament semifinals MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s exhilarating 2016 campaign came to a halt Friday afternoon as the No. 3-seeded Golden Eagles were upended in penalty kicks after their semifinal bout with No. 2 Eastern Kentucky went scoreless through regulation and overtime.
November 3, 2016 Five Golden Eagles take home OVC hardware at awards banquet MURRAY, Ky. – It was a banner evening for the Tennessee Tech soccer team at the OVC Awards Banquet as a slew of Golden Eagles captured All-Conference honors behind one of the best seasons in program history.
November 2, 2016 No. 3 Tech to face No. 2 Eastern Kentucky in OVC Tournament semifinals It’s down to the final four in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament and the Tennessee Tech soccer team is right in the mix in its bid for the program’s first OVC championship since 2000.
October 30, 2016 Tech soccer moves to OVC Tournament semifinals behind 3-0 win over Belmont Behind an offensive barrage that tied a season-high in goals, the Tennessee Tech soccer team came through swimmingly in the quarterfinals of the OVC Tournament, blanking No. 6 Belmont, 3-0, to move on to the semifinals.
October 28, 2016 No. 3 TTU to host No. 6 Belmont Sunday in the first round of the OVC Tournament It's playoff time for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the No. 3-seeded Golden Eagles will open up the postseason at home, clashing with No. 6 Belmont Sunday at 1 p.m. CT in the first round of the 2016 OVC Tournament.
October 27, 2016 Tech falls 1-0 in defensive battle at EKU to close out regular season; hosts playoff match Sunday RICHMOND, Ky. – In a match that featured only three total shots on-goal, Eastern Kentucky found a way to best the Tennessee Tech soccer team, scoring late to take down the Golden Eagles, 1-0, in the regular season finale.
October 26, 2016 Golden Eagles with chance to secure a top two seed in Thursday’s regular season finale at EKU With still a lot at stake heading into its regular season finale, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will be at Eastern Kentucky Thursday afternoon, locking up with the Colonels at 2 p.m. CT.
October 25, 2016 Abi Gearing named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week Following a weekend that saw the Tennessee Tech soccer team collect a pair of shutout victories, senior midfielder Abi Gearing was recognized as the adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week Tuesday afternoon.
October 23, 2016 Tech’s seniors come up big in 2-0 Senior Day victory over EIU It seemed only fitting that on Senior Day, the Tennessee Tech soccer team got goals from two of its seniors to help pave the way to a 2-0 victory over Eastern Illinois in the regular season home finale.
October 21, 2016 Golden Eagles secure spot in OVC Tournament with 1-0 win over SIUE The Tennessee Tech soccer team saw its stingy defense carry the way once again, pacing the Golden Eagles to a 1-0 shutout win over SIU Edwardsville that officially clinched a spot in the OVC Tournament.
October 19, 2016 TTU soccer wraps up regular season home slate with pair of weekend clashes As the 2016 regular season nears its conclusion, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will say its final goodbyes in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles will have their last two home matches over the weekend.
October 16, 2016 Golden Eagles score late to pick up thrilling 2-1 win at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – A thriller that went down to the wire swung in favor of the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles scored within the final 10 minutes to capture an exhilarating 2-1 win at UT Martin.
October 14, 2016 Tech cards OVC-best seventh shutout of the year in 1-0 win over SEMO An early score and a lights out defensive effort paved the way for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles seized a 1-0 home win over Southeast Missouri amidst an overcast day at Tech Soccer Field.
October 14, 2016 Jillian Burns Elliott to be enshrined in TTU Sports Hall of Fame in Class of 2016 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – When Jillian Burns Elliott arrived in Cookeville, playing for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, the program was still relatively in its infancy. But she quickly put the Golden Eagles on the map, becoming one of the most dominant players in the Ohio Valley Conference.
October 12, 2016 Golden Eagles return home Friday to play SEMO; travel to UT Martin Sunday With half of the 10-match conference slate now in the rearview mirror, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is ready to launch into the final five OVC matches, beginning with a pair of crucial weekend tilts.
October 9, 2016 Golden Eagles shut door on longest road trip of year with scoreless draw at Austin Peay CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – For the second time in the last three matches, the Tennessee Tech soccer team checked the tie column as the Golden Eagles and Austin Peay played to a scoreless draw Sunday afternoon through 110 minutes in Clarksville.
October 7, 2016 Tech closes longest road trip of season with Sunday meeting at Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech soccer team will tie a ribbon on its season-long three-match road trip Sunday afternoon, hooking up with Austin Peay for a 1 p.m. CT start time in Clarksville.
October 5, 2016 Tech’s undefeated conference run comes to a close with 1-0 loss at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s unblemished conference record is now a thing of the past after the Golden Eagles fell 1-0 at Murray State for the club’s first OVC loss of the year, in a rare Wednesday match, the first for Tech since 2010.
October 4, 2016 Tech soccer has rare Wednesday match as Golden Eagles travel to Murray State It’s an uncharacteristic week for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles dip into mid-week action with a Wednesday afternoon showdown at Murray State.
October 2, 2016 Golden Eagles stay unbeaten in OVC play, draw at Morehead State 1-1 MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team (6-4-2, 2-0-1) kept its unbeaten mark in Ohio Valley Conference play true Sunday afternoon, fighting and batting against Morehead State (3-8-2, 0-3-1) through 90 minutes of regulation and two, 10-minute overtime periods for a 1-1 draw.
September 27, 2016 Karigan Owens recognized as the adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week For the third time this season, junior Karigan Owens takes home a weekly conference honor after being named the adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week Tuesday afternoon.
September 25, 2016 Golden Eagles flock to 2-0 in the OVC behind fifth shutout win of the year Anchored by a stingy defense that surrendered only one shot on-goal, the Tennessee Tech soccer team came through swimmingly en route to a 2-0 shutout win over Belmont to move to 2-0 in Ohio Valley Conference action.
September 23, 2016 Tech soccer responds with two quick goals to down JSU COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A one-goal deficit in the Ohio Valley Conference opener to Jacksonville State? No problem. The Golden Eagles used corner kicks to break down the Gamecock defense to score back-to-back goals early in the second half, then turned up the defense to hold off JSU to take a 2-1 victory on Friday afternoon at the Tech Soccer Field.
September 21, 2016 Soccer opens up OVC play with home matches on Friday and Sunday The lights get just a tad brighter around this time of year as the Tennessee Tech soccer team leaps into the most compelling part of its season with the start of Ohio Valley Conference play.
September 18, 2016 Golden Eagles conclude non-conference action with 1-0 double OT loss at Western Carolina CULLOWHEE, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s bid at smacking an exclamation point on the end of its non-conference campaign went by the books Sunday afternoon as the Golden Eagles were upended midway through the second overtime at Western Carolina.
September 16, 2016 Tech blanked for the second time this season with 1-0 loss at Radford RADFORD, Va. – A Radford goal in the 21st minute was it for the match as the Tennessee Tech soccer team was downed, 1-0, to mark just the second time this season that TTU was shutout.
September 15, 2016 Golden Eagles wrap up non-conference action with weekend trips to Radford and Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team will put a lid on its non-conference slate over the weekend, closing out pre-OVC action with a pair of road contests as the Golden Eagles (4-2-1) head to Radford Friday evening and Western Carolina Sunday afternoon.
September 13, 2016 Owens named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week; Naerdemann as Goalkeeper of the Week A banner Tuesday afternoon unfolded for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as two Golden Eagles were recognized for their outstanding showings in leading Tech to a win and a draw over the weekend.
September 11, 2016 In-state battle ends in 1-1 deadlock as TTU tallies a season-high in shots In a match the featured a season-high 26 shots, the Tennessee Tech soccer team checked the tie column for the first time in 2016 as the Golden Eagles and East Tennessee State played to a 1-1 deadlock Sunday night.
September 9, 2016 Golden Eagles blank in-state foe Middle Tennessee for fourth shutout win of the year MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A four-point showing out of junior Karigan Owens, coupled with a stellar defensive effort by the Tennessee Tech soccer team, propelled the Golden Eagles to a 3-0 road win over in-state foe Middle Tennessee for the club’s fourth shutout nod of the season.
September 8, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Middle Tennessee Friday; host East Tennessee State Sunday It’s a weekend that will have more than its fair share of in-state flavor as the Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares to hook up with a pair of schools from the Volunteer State.
September 8, 2016 Tech soccer match at Murray State moved from Oct. 7 to Oct. 5 The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s originally scheduled contest at Murray State on Friday, Oct. 7 has now been moved to Wednesday, Oct. 5.
September 4, 2016 La Tech scores in the final minute of double overtime to walk away with 2-1 win Louisiana Tech scored with only 50 seconds remaining in double-overtime to hand the Tennessee Tech soccer team its first home loss of the season, taking down the Golden Eagles, 2-1, Sunday afternoon.
September 2, 2016 Golden Eagle host Louisiana Tech Sunday in only match of the week Off to its best start since 2004, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to make it a perfect home-stand over the weekend, welcoming Louisiana Tech to Tech Soccer Field Sunday at 1 p.m. CT.
August 30, 2016 Karigan Owens named adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week Following a perfect weekend on the pitch for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, junior Karigan Owens was recognized as the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week, receiving the honor Tuesday afternoon.
August 28, 2016 Worth the wait: Tech fights through lengthy delay en route to 3-0 win over Mercer A lengthy weather delay did not damper the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s chances as the Golden Eagles fought through a nearly two and a half hour stoppage to roll to a 3-0 victory over Mercer in a 70-minute, weather-shortened match.
August 26, 2016 Golden Eagles capture 1-0 victory over Wright State in 2016 home opener A stout defensive showcase that saw the Tennessee Tech soccer team limit Wright State to only three shots helped pace the Golden Eagles (2-1-0) to a 1-0 victory in the club’s 2016 home opener.
August 25, 2016 Tech soccer set for home-opening weekend with matches on Friday and Sunday The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s season has indeed officially kicked off, however for those in the Upper Cumberland, this weekend promises to have a more definitive feel to the beginning of the year as the Golden Eagles make their home debut.
August 21, 2016 UNCG scores three late goals to hand Tech first loss of season GREENSBORO, N.C. – A barrage of late goals spelled trouble for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as a trio of UNC Greensboro scores in the final 13 minutes led the Golden Eagles (1-1-0) to their first loss of the season with a 3-0 defeat.
August 19, 2016 Golden Eagles open up 2016 with 2-0 shutout win over UNC Asheville ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A pair of Abi Gearing goals and a lights-out showing from between the pipes out of Kari Naerdemann served as the difference in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s season-opener as the Golden Eagles downed UNC Asheville, 2-0, under the lights at Greenwood Field.
August 17, 2016 Tech soccer opens the year with two-match road trip in North Carolina Believe it or not the 2016 has arrived for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles are ready to hit the road to christen their upcoming campaign in North Carolina.
August 13, 2016 Golden Eagles battle Chattanooga to 1-1 draw in Friday evening exhibition match COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Hours after being selected to finish third in the Ohio Valley Conference’s predicted order of finish, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took its first step towards working to exceed those expectations Friday evening.
August 12, 2016 Tech soccer team selected third in OVC preseason predicted order of finish COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As the 2016 season sits a mere stone’s throw away, the Ohio Valley Conference announced its predicted order of finish as voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches and sports information directors. The Tennessee Tech soccer team was picked third, garnering 147 total points in the poll that included a first-place vote for the Golden Eagles.
July 16, 2016 Blazei selected as Tennessee Tech Athletics' 2016 Woman of the Year There is much more to being a student-athlete than just being the best on the playing field or winning championships. Each year, Tennessee Tech athletics recognizes its Woman of the Year, celebrating a recipient that stands as a true ideal for just what it means to be the ideal student-athlete.
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 13, 2016 TTU soccer announces the signing of Nora Vicsek to 2016 roster With the start of the 2016 campaign within striking distance, the Tennessee Tech soccer team and head coach Steve Springthorpe adds another piece to the Golden Eagle puzzle with the signing of Nora Vicsek, an incoming attacking player out of Budapest, Hungary.
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.
July 1, 2016 TTU Soccer unveils its 2016 schedule With the anticipation beginning to mount for the start of another Tennessee Tech soccer season, the Golden Eagles and head coach Steve Springthorpe peel back the curtain as to what’s in store for the upcoming campaign with the release of the 2016 schedule.
June 9, 2016 Tech soccer welcomes Julia Rebollo to 2016 roster With the summer upon us and the calendar beginning to flip towards the start of the Tennessee Tech soccer season, the Golden Eagles are proud to announce another addition to the 2016 roster with the signing of Julia Rebollo, an incoming defender out of Barcelona, Spain.
June 1, 2016 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp scheduled for July 30 With summer just about in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about the Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp, slated for July 30 on the campus of Tennessee Tech University.
April 29, 2016 Naerdemann and Brewer highlight TTU soccer team awards On an evening that saw the Tennessee Tech soccer team capture several pieces of prominent hardware at the first ever Golden Wings Awards, head coach Steve Springthorpe also announced his team awards in recognition of Tech’s remarkable 2015 campaign.
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.
February 3, 2016 Tech soccer signs six incoming freshmen for 2016 campaign Potential, depth, and a knack for scoring highlight the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s incoming recruiting class, as the Golden Eagles and head coach Steve Springthorpe welcome six incoming freshmen into the mix after Wednesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day.
January 5, 2016 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp set for Mar. 12 Under the guidance of Tennessee Tech head coach Steve Springthorpe and the rest of the TTU soccer coaching staff,
November 17, 2015 TTU soccer enjoys rapid turnaround with historical 2015 season The ascent toward the top appeared rather steep. Armed with the challenge of reversing a slumping program that had five wins and three draws in the last two years combined seemed lofty.
November 10, 2015 Sutton and Brewer secure spots on the OVC All-Tournament Team The season might be over, but the accolades keep rolling in for the Tennessee Tech soccer team with a pair of Golden Eagles honored for their postseason excellence.
November 6, 2015 Golden Eagles end 2015 campaign after 2-0 loss to SEMO in OVC Tournament semifinals MURRAY, Ky. – The captivating ride of the 2015 Tennessee Tech soccer season came to a close Friday afternoon as No. 2 Tech fell to No. 6 Southeast Missouri, 2-0, in the first of two OVC Tournament semifinals.
November 5, 2015 Trio of Golden Eagles honored at OVC Awards Banquet MURRAY, Ky. – In the midst of one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took home a slew of All-Conference honors during Thursday evening’s OVC Awards Banquet.
November 4, 2015 Golden Eagle fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech matches at OVC Soccer Tournament With the Tennessee Tech soccer team back in the OVC Tournament for the first time since 2009, TTU alumni and fans are invited to join in on making it a tourney trip to remember.
November 3, 2015 Golden Eagles to play Southeast Missouri in Friday’s OVC Tournament semifinal Armed with one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is headed to the OVC Tournament for the first time since 2009, the eighth postseason trip in team history.
October 29, 2015 Golden Eagles advance to OVC Tournament semifinals behind 1-0 nod over Morehead State The Tennessee Tech soccer team is heading to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament semifinals, securing a first round bye by virtue of Thursday night’s 1-0 win over Morehead State in the regular season finale.
October 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Morehead State with OVC Tournament first round bye at stake The Tennessee Tech soccer team is ready to put a lid on the 19-match regular season slate on Thursday, welcoming Morehead State to Tech Soccer field for the regular season finale.
October 25, 2015 Tech clinches spot in OVC Tournament thanks to scoreless tie at SEMO Cape Girardeau, Mo. – In the last road match of the 2015 campaign, the Tennessee Tech soccer team once again showcased its defense en route to a scoreless draw at Southeast Missouri.
October 22, 2015 UT Martin scores win 34 seconds left to stun Golden Eagles In a match that appeared destined for overtime, UT Martin changed the script at Tech Soccer Field, scoring with only 34 seconds left in regulation to stun the Tennessee Tech soccer team, 2-1.
October 20, 2015 Golden Eagles prepare for duo of tilts in regular season’s second to last weekend of action With the regular season nearing its conclusion, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set to embark on a crucial weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action.
October 19, 2015 Soccer sophomore McKenzie McCloud is September Unsung Leader Enthusiasm, positive attitude and an upbeat spirit are among the key elements in sophomore McKenzie McCloud being selected the winner of the Unsung Leader Award for the month of September, presented by the Athletics Dept.
October 18, 2015 Murray State edges Tech in battle of top two teams in the OVC In a battle pinning the top two teams in the Ohio Valley Conference at Tech Soccer Field, Murray State got the better of the Tennessee Tech Soccer team with a 2-1 victory on TTU’s Senior Day.
October 15, 2015 Owens scores on dramatic free kick in double overtime to push Tech to 2-1 win It was a goal the likes of which you dream about. Squared away at 1-1 in the early stages of the second overtime, sophomore Karigan Owens lined up for a free kick from about 35 yards out.
October 14, 2015 Tech returns home for a pair of crucial OVC contests Off to its best conference start since 2000, the Tennessee Tech soccer team looks to keep the momentum going with a pair of home matches this week.
October 11, 2015 Tech blanks SIUE to tie best five-match conference start in program history EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Freshman Kari Naerdemann made eight key saves, and junior Kalyn Pruett scored her club-leading third goal of the season to pace the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a critical 1-0 conference victory over SIU Edwardsville.
October 9, 2015 Golden Eagles suffer first loss of OVC campaign with 1-0 blanking by EIU CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team was handed its first loss of the conference season Friday afternoon, falling 1-0 at the hands of Eastern Illinois, despite holding a commanding 12-6 edge in the shot department over the Panthers.
October 7, 2015 Golden Eagles flock north for pair of conference matches The Tennessee Tech soccer team will put its undefeated conference record on the line over the weekend, traveling up north for a pair of critical OVC matches.
October 2, 2015 Golden Eagles stay perfect in OVC play with season high three goals in shutout win over EKU It was raining, even pouring, but that didn’t keep the Tennessee Tech soccer team from scoring.
September 30, 2015 Tech to host Eastern Kentucky in first conference home match of 2015 Following a perfect weekend to kick off Ohio Valley Conference action, the Tennessee Tech soccer team returns home for its first OVC match of the season, as the Golden Eagles will welcome Eastern Kentucky for a Friday evening showdown at 7 p.m. CT.
September 28, 2015 Golden Eagles soar academically with NSCAA College Team Academic Award With the Tennessee Tech soccer team currently enjoying success on the field, the off the field achievements have been just as significant as the Golden Eagles continue to excel in the classroom.
September 27, 2015 Tech scores twice in the first half en route to 2-1 win over JSU JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Fresh off a thrilling road victory to kick off the 2015 OVC season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team parlayed that momentum into a second-straight road win to open up conference action, defeating Jacksonville State, 2-1, Sunday afternoon.
September 24, 2015 Golden Eagles score in final five minutes to pull out victory in conference opener NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team unwrapped Ohio Valley Conference play with an exclamation point, as the Golden Eagles scored in the final five minutes of regulation to capture a thrilling 1-0 win over Belmont in the conference opener.
September 22, 2015 Golden Eagles hit the road to christen the 2015 OVC season Believe it or not, Ohio Valley Conference play is here for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles embark on a two-match road swing to kick off the season’s most critical time.
September 20, 2015 Golden Eagles end non-conference play with 1-1 draw against Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its non conference slate with the club’s third draw of the year, as the Golden Eagles and Chattanooga played their way to a 1-1 tie among an overcast and windy Sunday afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 18, 2015 Tech’s four-match unbeaten streak snapped with 3-0 loss to Troy A score in the latter stages of each half, coupled with a goal early in the second, proved to be more than enough for Troy University in its 3-0 victory over the Tennessee Tech soccer team amidst a sun soaked afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 16, 2015 Tech concludes non-conference slate with pair of home weekend matches The Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to continue its recent run of success over the weekend, as the Golden Eagles will wrap up their three-match home stand with a pair of non-conference clashes.
September 13, 2015 Tech scores with 10 seconds left in double overtime to cap off thriller with Radford Late-match dramatics carried the way Sunday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team scored with just 10 seconds remaining the second overtime to prevail 1-0 over Radford to continue Tech’s recent run of success.
September 10, 2015 Radford comes to Tech Soccer Field on Sunday for only Golden Eagle match of the week It’s a lighter week than usual for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles will have just one match over the weekend, a home Sunday tilt against Radford at 1 p.m. CT.
September 8, 2015 Pruett named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week; Naerdemann as Goalkeeper of the Week After a weekend that saw a pair of draws for the Tennessee Tech soccer team down in Georgia,
September 6, 2015 Golden Eagle defense shines again en route to 1-1 tie with Georgia State ATLANTA, Ga. – Junior Kalyn Pruett scored her first goal of the season and freshman Kari Naerdemann made five key saves to help lead the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a 1-1 draw with Georgia State, halting the Panthers’ four-match win streak to begin 2015.
September 4, 2015 Tech and Mercer play to scoreless draw to open weekend in Georgia MACON, Ga. -- It was another stellar defensive effort for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles blanked Mercer en route to a scoreless draw to begin the club's weekend in Georgia.
September 3, 2015 Tech heads to the state of Georgia for pair of weekend tilts Fresh off its history-making victory over the University of Alabama, the Tennessee Tech soccer team treks down to the state of Georgia where they will tangle with Mercer and Georgia State over the weekend.
September 1, 2015 Hoots named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week; Naerdemann as Co-Goalkeeper of Week After helping lead the Tennessee Tech soccer team to the program’s first ever victory against an SEC school,
August 31, 2015 Three Tech soccer matches, including two at home, move to Thursday nights Tennessee Tech has adjusted the 2015 soccer schedule, moving three of its Friday matches -- including two home contests in October -- to Thursday nights.
August 30, 2015 Golden Eagles stun Alabama for first ever win against an SEC school It was an evening that instantly takes its place among the history books, leaping off the pages as one of the most impactful nights of Tennessee Tech soccer.
August 28, 2015 ETSU slides past Golden Eagles in Tech’s first road match of year JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Another strong defensive effort wasn’t enough for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles were upended 1-0 at the hands of East Tennessee State in Tech’s first road match of the year.
August 27, 2015 Golden Eagles prepare for second week of season with trip to ETSU; home affair with Alabama Armed with a week of the 2015 season already under its belt, the Tennessee Tech soccer team revs it up for a challenging weekend slate of action.
August 23, 2015 Golden Eagles fall in double overtime to Middle Tennessee It took nearly 114 minutes to decide a winner, and in the end, Middle Tennessee State University scratched and clawed its way to a 1-0 victory over the Tennessee Tech soccer team amidst another packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 21, 2015 Tech tripped up 2-1 in first ever home night match among record crowd It was an evening of historical proportions… and in more ways than one.
August 21, 2015 Blazei, Pruett selected as soccer team captains for 2015 season Senior Taylor Blazei and junior Kalyn Pruett have been selected as the Tennessee Tech soccer team's captains for the 2015 season. The pair will lead the team into the season opener Friday night against Arkansas-Little Rock at 7 p.m., followed by a Sunday match at 4 p.m. against Middle Tennessee State.
August 17, 2015 Golden Eagles set to make history with first home night match on Friday; host MTSU Sunday Locked, loaded, and ready to go, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set to usher in a new era in program history over the weekend, welcoming in Little-Rock on Friday and in-state foe Middle Tennessee on Sunday for the start of the 2015 season.
August 14, 2015 Soccer exhibition match planned for Friday cancelled; staff looking for options before opener Tennessee Tech's exhibition soccer match planned for Friday night against Alabama A&M has been cancelled, with the Bulldogs unable to attend. Tech's coaching staff is exploring options for next week.
August 5, 2015 Tech soccer kicks off season with start of fall camp The official start of the 2015 season is upon us as the Tennessee Tech soccer team gears up for the upcoming campaign after reporting to camp for the beginning of its preseason schedule on Tuesday.
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.
August 3, 2015 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp set for Oct. 3 Under the guidance of Tennessee Tech head coach Steve Springthorpe and the rest of the TTU soccer coaching staff, the program is proud to present the second Golden Eagle Soccer Academy, an ID Camp open to all female soccer players, grades 9-12, on Saturday, October 3.
July 12, 2015 Katie Phillips achieved balance to rise to the top Katie Phillips has been selected from among a field of seven finalists as Tennessee Tech Athletics NCAA Woman of the Year for 2015.
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 25, 2015 Q&A with Golden Eagle soccer coach Steve Springthorpe With the Women's World Cup taking center stage these days, it's a good time to look back at an interview with Tennessee Tech soccer coach Steve Springthorpe. The interview by Dylan Vazzano first appeared in the March/April edition of Tech's unlimited magazine.
June 23, 2015 Soccer to play bulk of its matches at home as Golden Eagles announce 2015 schedule Smack dab in the middle of the summer months, excitement is already stirring for the newest chapter of Tennessee Tech soccer thanks to the release of the 2015 schedule.
June 17, 2015 Tech soccer adds freshman forward Dani Robb to 2015 roster With the start of the Tennessee Tech soccer season rapidly approaching, the Golden Eagles are in the midst of putting the finishing touches on the 2015 roster as the program is proud to announce the signing of Dani Robb, an incoming freshman forward out of Papillion, Neb.
May 27, 2015 NCAA Report: All 14 Tech teams comfortably achieve APR standard; Two top the OVC Make it six consecutive years that all 14 of Tennessee Tech athletic teams comfortably exceeded the national standard for the the NCAA multi-year Athletic Progress Rate (APR), according to the annual NCAA report announced Wednesday.
May 20, 2015 Tennessee Tech soccer earns second-straight Public Recognition Award For the second consecutive year, the Tennessee Tech women’s soccer team is among those receiving Public Recognition Awards Wednesday from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for top academic performance. The awards are presented to teams scoring in the Top 10 percent nationally in the Multi-Year Academic Progress Rate (APR), which is part of the NCAA’s academic reform program.
April 24, 2015 Tennessee Tech Soccer Field to host night games beginning in 2015 season A new and exciting era in Tennessee Tech soccer is officially underway, as construction has begun to install broadcast quality lights at the Tennessee Tech Soccer Field, as well as the practice football field adjacent to the Hooper Eblen Center.
March 21, 2015 Tech soccer helps clean up Monterey MONTEREY, Tenn. – On Saturday, the Tennessee Tech Athletic department sent student-athletes from the women’s soccer team to help in the clean-up efforts.
March 12, 2015 Registration closed for Saturday's Golden Eagle Soccer Academy Due to an overwhelming response, registration for Saturday’s Golden Eagle Soccer Academy is now closed.
February 19, 2015 Tech soccer brings aboard seven newcomers for 2015 season An intriguing blend of youth and experience highlight the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s incoming class, as second-year head coach Steve Springthorpe brings aboard seven new Golden Eagles to help bolster the 2015 squad and beyond.
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!
January 23, 2015 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp set for Mar. 14 Under the guidance of Tennessee Tech head coach Steve Springthorpe and the rest of the TTU soccer coaching staff, the program is proud to present the Golden Eagle Soccer Academy, an ID Camp open to all female soccer players grades 9-12 on Saturday, March 14.
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.
October 31, 2014 Golden Eagle comeback bid falls short in 2014 season finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team fought. Adversity hit the team early in its 2014 season finale and the weather was far from kind with sturdy rainfall, aggressive winds, and frigid temperatures, but at the end of the day the Golden Eagles (2-15-2, 0-8-2) fought.
October 29, 2014 Golden Eagles to host first ever Socc`Oween with debut of black uniforms Kick off your Halloween festivities by stopping by Tech Soccer Field Friday for the first ever Socc`Oween, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team hosts Jacksonville State in the 2014 season finale, beginning at 3 p.m. CT.
October 26, 2014 Tech surrenders two second half goals in 2-0 Senior Day loss SIU Edwardsville came into Tech Soccer Field and spoiled the Senior Day party for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, scoring two second-half goals to upend the Golden Eagles (2-14-2, 0-7-2) 2-0 on a gorgeous, sun-soaked Sunday afternoon.
October 24, 2014 Goals in each half send Golden Eagles to 2-0 home loss The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full with Southeast Missouri Friday afternoon, yielding a goal in each half to the Redhawks (9-5-0, 6-2-0) in a 2-0 defeat amidst a beautiful, sun drenched day at Tech Soccer Field.
October 23, 2014 Tech to host SEMO Friday, SIUE Sunday on Senior Day With the 2014 season heading toward the finish line, the Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares for a big weekend of home action as the Golden Eagles (2-12-2, 0-5-2) host Southeast Missouri on Friday, before welcoming in SIU Edwardsville on Sunday.
October 19, 2014 Tech’s strong defense leads Golden Eagles to scoreless tie with Austin Peay CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Senior goalkeeper Rebecca Toler and the Golden Eagle defense shined, helping push the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a scoreless tie with Austin Peay in Tech’s final road match of 2014.
October 17, 2014 Tech outshoots Belmont but is tripped up 2-0 Despite outshooting and edging Belmont in the corner-kick department, the Tennessee Tech soccer team came up empty in the stat that counts the most, falling 2-0 under sunny skies and warm temperatures at Tech Soccer Field.
October 15, 2014 OVC play heats up as Tech welcomes in Belmont on Friday; heads to Austin Peay Sunday In-state battles highlight the weekend for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles (2-11-1, 0-4-1) play host to Belmont Friday at 3 p.m. CT, before traveling to Clarksville to tangle with Austin Peay Sunday at 2 p.m.
October 11, 2014 Tech ties Eastern Illinois behind season-high 32 shots Saturday’s match had it all. Two overtimes, heavy rainfall, frigid temperatures, soggy field conditions, and 53 combined shots, yet ultimately a winner was not decided as the Tennessee Tech soccer team played to a 2-2 draw with Eastern Illinois.
October 10, 2014 Rain pushes Friday’s soccer match with EIU to Saturday at 11 a.m. Due to heavy rainfall and soggy field conditions, Friday’s Tennessee Tech soccer match with Eastern Illinois has been postponed to Saturday morning at 11 a.m. CT.
October 8, 2014 Golden Eagles to clash with Eastern Illinois in first home match in over a month The wait is finally over! For the first time in over a month, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is back in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles (2-11-0, 0-4-0) play host to Eastern Illinois on Friday in the weekend’s only match.
October 5, 2014 Golden Eagles come up empty in upset bid over Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Right in the thick of things late into the second half, the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s chance at an upset against the defending conference tournament champions went by the books, as Morehead State used a pair of late goals to slip past the Golden Eagles 3-0.
October 3, 2014 Tech sees 1-0 second-half advantage slip away in 2-1 loss to Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – In a match that featured three corner-kick goals, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to protect a 1-0 second half advantage, allowing a pair of second stanza scores in an eventual 2-1 loss to Eastern Kentucky.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles scoot to Kentucky for weekend matches with EKU and Morehead State A month away from the friendly confines of Cookeville, the Tennessee Tech soccer team finally wraps up its stretch of eight-straight on the road as the club prepares to travel to the Bluegrass State for matchups with Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.
September 28, 2014 Golden Eagles fall victim to strong UT Martin spurt in 5-1 loss MARTIN, Tenn. – UT Martin scored three goals in the span of three minutes early in the second half, turning the tables on any chances of a Tennessee Tech soccer team comeback as the Skyhawks (7-4-0, 1-1-0) pulled away with a 5-1 win.
September 26, 2014 Tech tripped up by Murray State in OVC opener MURRAY, Ky. – A trio of second half scores sent the Tennessee Tech soccer team to an unhappy finish in its Ohio Valley Conference opener, as Murray State got the better of the Golden Eagles with a 3-0 win in Tech’s (2-8-0, 0-1-0) fifth straight road contest.
September 25, 2014 Tech unravels OVC campaign with trips to Murray and Martin With the 2014 non-conference season in the rear view mirror, the Tennessee Tech soccer team unwraps its Ohio Valley Conference slate, traveling to both Murray State and UT Martin over the weekend to christen its OVC campaign.
September 21, 2014 Evansville scores five in the second to take down Golden Eagles 7-0 EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full Sunday afternoon, running up against a solid Evansville attack in a 7-0 loss to close out the season’s non-conference action.
September 19, 2014 Tech blanked 5-0 to open weekend trip up north DAYTON, Ohio – The Tennessee Tech soccer team began its weekend trip up north in tough fashion, falling 5-0 to Wright State in a match that saw five different Raiders (2-6-0) find the back of the net on 22 shots.
September 18, 2014 Tech closes out non-conference action with trips to Wright State and Evansville Currently in the midst of eight-straight on the road, the Tennessee Tech soccer team embarks to Wright State and Evansville over the weekend to close out the club’s 2014 non-conference slate.
September 16, 2014 Senior Katie Phillips named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week After helping lead a Tech defense that surrendered just two goals in two matches over the weekend, senior Katie Phillips was recognized as the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.
September 14, 2014 Tech tripped up 1-0 by undefeated Arkansas-Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A staunch defensive effort and gritty play were ultimately not enough for the Tennessee Tech soccer team Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (2-5-0) were upended 1-0 by a solid Arkansas-Little Rock team that remains perfect on the year, now at 8-0.
September 12, 2014 Golden Eagles power past Chattanooga behind season-high 17 shots CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s offense came alive Friday evening in Chattanooga, producing a season-high 17 shots and two goals en route to capturing a 2-1 victory for the club’s second win in the last three matches.
September 11, 2014 TTU begins string of eight-straight on the road with matchups at Chattanooga and UALR The Tennessee Tech soccer team embarks on the rigorous part of its 2014 schedule over the weekend, beginning a stretch of eight-straight on the road with matchups at Chattanooga and Arkansas-Little Rock.
September 7, 2014 Tech unable to make it two straight victories with 3-0 loss to Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team ends its two-match home stand with a split, after falling 3-0 to Western Carolina on an overcast and blustery Sunday afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 5, 2014 Golden Eagles knock off Georgia State for first win of year A goal early in the second half proved to be the difference Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team stamped its place in the win column for the first time this season with a 1-0 victory over Georgia State (0-4-1) in front of a near capacity crowd at Tech Soccer Field.
September 4, 2014 NO SHOW: Equipment break forces Tech to cancel webstreams of weekend soccer matches A broken key piece of video equipment means Tennessee Tech will not be able to offer live webstreams of this weekend's two home soccer matches against Georgia State on Friday and Western Carolina on Sunday.
September 3, 2014 Tech back home for meetings with Georgia State and Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team returns to Cookeville for a two-match home stand over the weekend, welcoming in Georgia State on Friday at 4 p.m. CT, before hosting Western Carolina on Sunday at 1 p.m.
August 31, 2014 Soccer ends run at 2014 Trojan Classic with 3-0 defeat to host Troy TROY, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team concluded its brief two-game road swing Sunday afternoon, wrapping up the 2014 Trojan Classic with a 3-0 loss to the host Troy University.
August 29, 2014 Tech falls victim to strong second half attack in 5-0 loss to South Alabama TROY, Ala. – Trekking away from Cookeville for the first time this season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was tripped up 5-0 to South Alabama in the first of two in the 2014 Trojan Classic hosted by Troy University.
August 28, 2014 Soccer hits the road for the first time to take part in the 2014 Trojan Classic With one match already in the books, the Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares for its first action away from Cookeville, taking aim in the 2014 Trojan Classic this weekend hosted by Troy University in Troy, Ala.
August 24, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by East Tennessee State in season opener Three late scores halted the Tennessee Tech’s soccer team’s chance at a comeback Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (0-1-0) fell 5-1 to East Tennessee State (2-0-0) in the squad’s 2014 opener amidst a packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 24, 2014 OVC Digital Network heads into third year, Golden Eagle soccer opens Tech productions After a successful first two years, the OVC Digital Network is gearing up for year number three. The first production on the OVCDN by the Golden Eagle Sports Network is Sunday's soccer match when Tech hosts East Tennessee State at 1 p.m.
August 21, 2014 Golden Eagles to host ETSU in Sunday’s 2014 season opener The 2014 Tennessee Tech soccer season is upon us, and the "new look" Golden Eagles are ready to christen the campaign with a season-opening matchup against in-state foe East Tennessee State on Sunday at Tech Soccer Field.
August 14, 2014 Golden Eagles fall in 4-0 exhibition loss to Middle Tennessee With new faces spanning all the way from the goalie box to the bench, to the coaching staff, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took one step towards familiarizing itself together Thursday evening in an exhibition match against Middle Tennessee.
August 12, 2014 Golden Eagle soccer gets first glimpse with exhibition at MTSU Thursday night The Tennessee Tech soccer team will unwrap the 2014 season with an exhibition tilt at Middle Tennessee State Thursday night at 7 p.m. CT.
August 1, 2014 Tech soccer head coach Springthorpe promotes Boyd, adds O'Shurak to coaching staff With the start of the 2014 Tennessee Tech soccer season right around the corner, first year Golden Eagle head coach Steve Springthorpe has bolstered his coaching staff with the promotion of Corey Boyd to a full-time assistant coach, and the addition of Rebecca O’Shurak as an assistant coach.
June 29, 2014 Area soccer fans invited to World Cup viewing party Tuesday at 3 p.m. Area fans are invited to join a World Cup viewing party Tuesday when USA faces Belgium at 3 p.m. at the Cookeville Performing Arts Center. The event is free and everyone is invited and encouraged to wear red, white and blue.
June 22, 2014 Soccer, basketball standout Ellie Iaciofano named Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete She played two sports in 2013-14, starting in both soccer and basketball. For her accomplishments, Ellie Iaciofano has been selected as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year.
May 19, 2014 Soccer announces 2014 schedule under first-year head coach Steve Springthorpe With summer right around the corner, it’s already time to start thinking about the fall as first-year Tennessee Tech soccer coach Steve Springthorpe released the team's 2014 schedule.
May 15, 2014 NCAA Report: Golden Eagle soccer team tops OVC in 2014 APR For the fifth consecutive year, all 14 Tennessee Tech athletic teams comfortably exceeded the national standard for the the NCAA multi-year Athletic Progress Rate (APR), and the Golden Eagle soccer team topped the OVC.
February 14, 2014 Golden Eagle soccer team welcomes eight incoming freshmen for 2014 With National Letter of Intent Signing Day just occurring across the country, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is proud to announce the additions of eight incoming freshmen to add to the 2014 roster.
January 8, 2014 Let's try this again...Tech Twitter Takeover by Golden Eagle student-athletes Folks who follow Tennessee Tech athletics on Twitter @TTUGoldenEagles will see a new feature as Golden Eagle student-atheltes take over the Tech Twitter account during many of the Golden Eagle basketball games.
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 4, 2013 Duke assistant Steve Springthorpe selected as Golden Eagle soccer coach Steve Springthorpe, an assistant coach at Duke University and former head coach at North Carolina State and Fresno State, has been selected as the new women’s head soccer coach at Tennessee Tech University.
November 7, 2013 Brizard steps down as Golden Eagle soccer coach Daniel Brizard has resigned from his position as head soccer coach at Tennessee Tech University following four seasons with the program.
November 1, 2013 Tech ends 2013 campaign with 2-0 loss at Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full at Belmont University, having to hold off 24 Bruin shots in a 2-0 defeat to close out the 2013 season.
October 31, 2013 Soccer team heads to Belmont Friday for regular season finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team wraps up the 2013 campaign Friday, traveling to Belmont for the squad's lone affair of the weekend.
October 29, 2013 Tech soccer team leads National Walk to School Day at Northeast Elementary The Tennessee Tech soccer team continues to make an impact within the community, adding to an already lengthy list of community service endeavors.
October 27, 2013 Golden Eagles see second half lead evaporate in 3-1 loss on Senior Day Momentum shifted quickly in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s final home match of the 2013 campaign, as Eastern Kentucky used a trio of late goals to spoil the Golden Eagles' Senior Day with a 3-1 comeback win.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles upended 1-0 in crucial late-season battle with Morehead State Despite chilly temperatures, fans flocked in full force to Tech Soccer Field to witness the Tennessee Tech soccer team for one of the last times in the 2013 campaign.
October 24, 2013 Soccer team welcomes Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky for weekend showdowns With just three matches remaining in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set for a pair of home tilts this weekend in its final bid at making the Ohio Valley Conference postseason tournament.
October 20, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer shut out 1-0 in crucial OVC clash at SEMO CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Locked up in a defensive battle at Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to escape with a victory, falling 1-0, Sunday afternoon in a sun-splashed Houck Stadium.
October 18, 2013 Tech’s heroic comeback not enough as Golden Eagles downed in double OT Ultimately a miraculous comeback staged by the Tennessee Tech soccer team wasn’t enough Friday afternoon at an overflowing Tech Soccer Field, as the Golden Eagles (3-11-1, 1-4-1) were edged 2-1 in double-overtime by the defending OVC champions, UT Martin.
October 16, 2013 Tech soccer team keens in on crucial stretch; hosts UTM on Friday, at SEMO on Sunday With just five matches remaining in the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team marches into a critical weekend of action as the Golden Eagles (3-10-1, 1-3-1) prepare for a pair of conference battles.
October 13, 2013 Brown, defense shuts out Jax State, leads Tech soccer team to 0-0 tie JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team played the role of spoiler at Jacksonville State’s homecoming weekend Sunday afternoon, forcing the Gamecocks to a 0-0 draw after two extra periods could not decide a winner.
October 10, 2013 Golden Eagles soar down to Jacksonville State for lone OVC clash of weekend The Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares themselves for a lighter week of action, as the Golden Eagles (3-10-0, 1-3-0) take aim at Jacksonville State on Sunday, Oct. 13 for the team’s only match of the weekend.
October 6, 2013 Today's soccer webstream on OVC Digital Network cancelled, match still on Due to impending rain for this afternoon’s conference match between Murray State and Tennessee Tech, the webstream on the OVC Digital Network will be cancelled.
October 6, 2013 Golden Eagle slow start proves costly in 3-0 loss to Murray State Amidst an overcast and at times stormy afternoon at Tech Soccer Field, the Tennessee Tech soccer team dropped its third straight Ohio Valley Conference match, 3-0, to Murray State.
October 4, 2013 Tech soccer runs up against strong Austin Peay attack in 5-0 home loss Tennessee Tech soccer team’s first Ohio Valley Conference battle at home turned south for the Golden Eagles, as Austin Peay lit up the scoreboard in handing TTU (3-9-0, 1-2-0) a 5-0 loss in front of a full house at Tech Soccer Field.
October 3, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer back in Cookeville for season’s first OVC action at home With the Tennessee Tech soccer team locked up in the heart of the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference schedule, the Golden Eagles return home for a pair of matchups this weekend.
September 29, 2013 Golden Eagles tripped up by Eastern Illinois for first OVC defeat of 2013 CHARLESTION, Ill. – The Golden Eagle soccer team ends its first weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action with a split, after falling on the road to Eastern Illinois, 4-2.
September 27, 2013 Tech soccer team cools off scorching SIUE to begin OVC campaign EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - The Tennessee Tech soccer team smacked an exclamation point next to its Ohio Valley Conference opener Friday, coming away with a dramatic 1-0 win on the road at SIU Edwardsville.
September 25, 2013 Golden Eagles unwrap OVC action with trips to SIU Edwardsville, Eastern Illinois The time has arrived. Nine matches in the books for the Golden Eagle soccer team as the pinnacle of the 2013 campaign unveils itself in the form of Ohio Valley Conference play. Tech is on the road this weekend for two.
September 22, 2013 Tech puts lid on non-conference slate with shutout win over ETSU JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Golden Eagle soccer team closed out its non-conference campaign in grand fashion Sunday afternoon, blanking East Tennessee State University, 1-0.
September 20, 2013 Two second half goals lift Chattanooga over Golden Eagles, 2-1 The Tennessee Tech soccer team had one escape from their grasp Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles surrendered a second-half lead in a 2-1 loss to UT Chattanooga at a packed Tech Soccer Field.
September 18, 2013 Homeward bound: Tech back in Cookeville to kick off final week of non-conference play After four straight on the road, the Tennessee Tech soccer team returns home to begin the team’s final week of non-conference action of the 2013 campaign. Tech hosts Chattanooga Friday at 4 p.m. Admission is free.
September 15, 2013 Tech soccer falls victim to early MTSU scoring brigade in 3-0 defeat MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team concluded its slew of four straight on the road with a 3-0 loss at the hands of Middle Tennessee State University on Sunday evening.
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 12, 2013 Tech squares off with Middle Tennessee in only match of week Fresh off its first win of the 2013 campaign, the Golden Eagle soccer team sets its sight on just one match this week, a Sunday evening clash at Middle Tennessee State University to kick off at 5 p.m. CDT.
September 8, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer blanked 2-0 to conclude weekend road swing MUNCIE, Ind. - The Golden Eagles end their weekend road trip up north with an even split, dropping this afternoon’s affair 2-0 to Ball State University.
September 6, 2013 Put it on the board: Tech notches first victory of 2013 FINDLAY, Ohio - The Golden Eagle soccer team checked its place in the win column for the first time this season, taking out the University of Findlay, 3-1 on the road.
September 4, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team flocks north for weekend slate The Tennessee Tech soccer team marches through the middle portion of an early four-match road swing, as the Golden Eagles prepare to travel to the University of Findlay on Friday and Ball State University on Sunday.
September 1, 2013 Tech soccer team tripped up late in 1-0 loss to NKU NEWPORT, Ky. - Tech’s first true road match of the 2013 campaign went down to the wire, but a late Northern Kentucky goal spoiled the Golden Eagles' bid at their first victory of the season.
August 30, 2013 Golden Eagles stung by Hornets in thrilling double overtime clash Early-season drama took center stage at Tech Soccer Field Friday afternoon, but the Golden Eagles were unable to scratch across their first win of the season, falling 3-2 in double overtime to Alabama State.
August 29, 2013 Tech soccer team takes aim at first victories with weekend action The Golden Eagle soccer team heads into their second week of action hungry to bring home their first wins of the 2013 campaign. Tech battled through two matches in its opening week of play, coming up just short in both affairs with a 1-0 loss to Kennesaw State last Friday and a 2-1 defeat against Evansville in its home opener on Sunday. This week presents a pair of challenges in the form of Alabama State on Friday at home, before the Golden Eagles travel to Northern Kentucky for the squad’s first official road tilt on Sunday.
August 25, 2013 Spoiling the party: Tech upended 2-1 in home opener vs. Evansville Despite racing out to a scorching start, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to seal the deal in its home opening affair, falling 1-0 to the University of Evansville amongst a packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 23, 2013 Owls fly higher in Golden Eagle soccer team’s 2013 season opener KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Locked up in a defensive struggle in the Golden Eagle soccer team’s season opening clash, Tennessee Tech blinked first. A 55th minute score by Kennesaw State’s Brittney Reed proved to be the difference, as the Golden Eagles (0-1) were upended 1-0 in a soggy evening at Regal Stadium on the campus of the University of Tennessee.
August 21, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team ready to soar into 2013 with season opening weekend The Tennessee Tech soccer team is back in action, as the Golden Eagles prepare to kick-off the 2013 regular season with a pair of tilts this weekend. Tech opens its slate with a matchup this Friday at 4 p.m. CDT in Knoxville, where the squad will clash with Kennesaw State at the University of Tennessee, before making its much anticipated home debut against the University of Evansville on Sunday at 1 p.m.
August 17, 2013 First taste of action: Soccer team plays exhibition at Tennessee Wesleyan Getting its first taste of action, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will visit Tennessee Wesleyan Saturday afternoon for an exhibition match. Coach Daniel Brizard is blending nine newcomers into his roster in 2013, so Saturday's match will be important with the opener less than a week away.
August 17, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team grabs 1-1 draw in exhibition at Tennessee Wesleyan ATHENS, Tenn. - After welcoming in a signing class of nine this fall, the Tennessee Tech soccer team saw its first live action of the 2013 season, playing to a 1-1 draw against Tennessee Wesleyan in a exhibition match.
August 16, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team puts in work at Northeast Elementary Always heavily involved throughout the community, the Tennessee Tech soccer team continued that tradition recently by volunteering to help clean up Northeast Elementary school.
August 10, 2013 Tech soccer team continues volunteer tradition at After Dark-Race for the Park 8K Known throughout the city of Cookeville for its helpful ways, the Tennessee Tech soccer team continued its long-standing tradition of community service by volunteering at the sixth annual After Dark - Race for the Park 8K and Kids for the Park 1 Mile Fun Run.
August 7, 2013 Tech soccer kicks off 2013 preseason with one goal in mind There's just one thing on the minds of each member of the 2013 Tennessee Tech soccer team this season -- earn an appearance in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament for the first time since 2009.
July 5, 2013 In-state rivalries and familiar foes highlight 2013 soccer schedule With the 2013 season just around the corner, it appears that the most familiar aspect of the Tennessee Tech soccer team will be its schedule. Fifteen of the Golden Eagles' 2012 opponents return to face off against Tech again this season, including 10 matches against Ohio Valley Conference opponents.
April 28, 2013 Current and former Golden Eagles part of Tech Soccer Alumni Day A rainy day couldn't damper the mood on a great event for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles hosted its Alumni Day Saturday afternoon. Several former members of the Tech club returned for a game against current players as well as a lunch and social time.
April 23, 2013 Golden Eagle athletes participate in Writing Festival Over 20 Golden Eagles participated in the Tennessee Tech Festival of Writing Tuesday afternoon. The student-athletes gave their input on new traditions on Tech's campus.
April 10, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team prepping for Alumni Day With just one more spring contest left on the schedule, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has begun to shift its focus towards its alumni day. Scheduled for Saturday, April 27, an alumni match and cookout/gathering highlight the day's events as every alumni of the Tech women's soccer program is encouraged to come out.
April 4, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team to wrap up spring with three home contests The Tennessee Tech soccer team will host the first of three home contests as part of its spring schedule, welcoming Cumberland University to the Tech Soccer Field Saturday afternoon or a 1 p.m. CDT bout.
March 12, 2013 Tech soccer team heads toward 2013 spring schedule As the weather slowly turns warmer and calmer, the Tennessee Tech soccer team continues its push toward the 2013 season, announcing its spring schedule. Five games make up the list, including the team's alumni game.
February 21, 2013 Save the dates: Alumni events planned for four Tech teams Former Golden Eagle baseball, softball, soccer and football players are being invited back to campus in the next couple of months as Tennessee Tech hosts alumni activities for each of those sports.
February 12, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team announces 2012 team awards The Tennessee Tech soccer team announced its team awards Tuesday morning, honoring those players that made irreplacable contributions to the squad during the 2012 season.
February 6, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer welcomes class of nine, adds depth across the board It's the dawn of a new era for the Tennessee Tech soccer program, as coach Daniel Brizard has announced the signing of nine recruits for the 2013 season.
January 8, 2013 NSCAA honors Golden Eagle soccer team with another Academic Award The Tennessee Tech women's soccer team is once again in the national spotlight for academic success, as it has been awarded the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award for the 2011-12 academic year. It marks the third consecutive year the Golden Eagles have received the honor.
November 24, 2012 Golden Eagle Jordan Brown selected to prestigious national goalkeeping camp Tennessee Tech freshman goalkeeper Jordan Brown received national recognition this November, receiving an invite to the U.S. Goalkeeping National Training Camp in Chula Vista, Calif. From Dec. 7-10.
October 31, 2012 Golden Eagles' Iaciofano named to 2012 All-OVC Second Team Tennessee Tech junior forward Ellie Iaciofano has been selected to the 2012 All-OVC Second Team. Iaciofano led the Golden Eagle soccer team in both goals and points and tied for the lead in assists.
October 30, 2012 Tennessee Tech soccer team shares in story time at NE Elementary Even though their 2012 season ended Sunday afternoon and they had no practice the following morning, the members of the Tennessee Tech soccer team passed on their first chance to sleep in in months to read stories to the students of Northeast Elementary School Monday morning.
October 28, 2012 OVC champion UT Martin takes down Golden Eagles in regular season finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its regular season Sunday afternoon, taking on the Ohio Valley Conference champion UT Martin Skyhawks in Martin, Tenn.
October 26, 2012 Golden Eagles ready for OVC playoff push The Tennessee Tech soccer team will wrap up its regular season schedule this weekend when it hosts Southeast Missouri and travels to face Ohio Valley Conference leader UT Martin. The Golden Eagles are fighting for their playoff lives, trying to earn one of just six postseason berths to the OVC Tournament.
October 26, 2012 SEMO ends playoff hopes for Golden Eagles in 5-1 win The Tennessee Tech soccer team was mathematically eliminated from earning a playoff spot Friday afternoon, losing to Southeast Missouri 5-1 in its final home match of the season.
October 21, 2012 Golden Eagles complete comeback, take down Murray State 2-1 The Tennessee Tech soccer team kept themselves in the hunt for a playoff spot in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament Sunday, defeating Murray State 2-1 to grab its third conference victory of the season.
October 19, 2012 Soccer team ready for OVC stretch run With just four games remaining in the 2012 regular season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is looking to bounce back from a tough overtime home loss to Belmont on Sunday and make a push towards getting back to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
October 19, 2012 Austin Peay dismisses Golden Eagles 2-0 under the lights The Tennessee Tech soccer team couldn't duplicate its stellar first half performance Friday night, when it blanked one of the most potent offenses in the Ohio Valley Conference in Austin Peay. The Governors bounced back in the second half with two goals to pull off the home victory under the lights.
October 14, 2012 Golden Eagles face Belmont as OVC foe for first time The Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to even its Ohio Valley Conference record to 3-3 this weekend when it hosts the Bruins of Belmont University. The match, which will take place at the Tech Soccer Field on Sunday, is slated to begin at 2 p.m. CT.
October 14, 2012 Belmont completes comeback over Golden Eagles in overtime The Tennessee Tech soccer team took on the newest addition to the Ohio Valley Conference Sunday afternoon, falling to the Belmont Bruins 2-1 in overtime. The Golden Eagles kept the Bruins at bay for over 74 minutes before Belmont finally broke through and scored two unanswered goals to pull off the come-from-behind win.
October 7, 2012 Colonels stop Golden Eagle attack, win 2-0 in OVC battle The Tennessee Tech soccer team fought a hard battle Sunday afternoon, forcing the second place Colonels of EKU to bring everything they had into play. The Golden Eagle attack turned on the pressure, but Eastern Kentucky walked away with a 2-0 OVC win.
October 5, 2012 Soccer team travels north for OVC road test in Kentucky The Tennessee Tech soccer team will make its way north this weekend for a pair of Ohio Valley Conference match-ups and look to bounce back from a tough 3-2 OT loss to Eastern Illinois on senior day this past Sunday.
October 5, 2012 Golden Eagles shine under the lights at Morehead State The Tennessee Tech soccer team started its Kentucky road-trip on a high note Friday evening, grabbing a 1-0 victory over the Eagles of Morehead State under the lights of Jacobs Field. The Golden Eagles held strong under a late barrage of goals to nab their second OVC victory of the year.
October 4, 2012 Getting to know Golden Eagle senior Kerri Reid Golden Eagle fans, take a moment to Get To Know senior soccer player Kerri Reid, and see how well two teammates know her.
September 30, 2012 Panthers ground the Golden Eagles in OT thriller 3-2 The Tennessee Tech soccer team played to a bittersweet tune Sunday afternoon. While there was much celebration in the air for the Golden Eagles annual senior day match, the day ultimately ended on a low note as the EIU Panthers won in overtime 3-2.
September 28, 2012 Golden Eagles to host senior weekend with pair of OVC match-ups The Tennessee Tech soccer team will wrap up its three-game home stand this weekend when it welcomes SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois to town during the Golden Eagles’ annual senior weekend.
September 28, 2012 Golden Eagles thwart SIUE 1-0 behind brilliant defensive effort The Tennessee Tech soccer team grabbed its first Ohio Valley Conference victory of the season Friday afternoon, taking down the Cougars of SIU Edwardsville 1-0 with an impressive defensive effort.
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 23, 2012 Golden Eagles open OVC play against Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech soccer team will begin its hunt for an Ohio Valley Conference championship on Sunday when it hosts Jacksonville State in its OVC opener. The match is set to begin at 1 p.m. CT on the Tech soccer field.
September 23, 2012 Golden Eagles' comeback falls short in OVC opener The Tennessee Tech soccer team opened its Ohio Valley Conference schedule Sunday afternoon, falling just short in its comeback attempt in a 2-1 loss to Jacksonville State.
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 Fantastic fan support leads to new soccer fan section for Tech After three home matches that have seen the attendance rise from 157 to 397, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has decided to reward its fans for their support with a section all their own.
September 17, 2012 Tech soccer match at Lipscomb canceled due to rain The Tennessee Tech soccer team's Monday evening match against Lipscomb was canceled Monday morning due to ongoing rain that made field conditions unplayable. The team will not reschedule its final non-conference match.
September 16, 2012 Soccer team “Steps Out” against diabetes, helps with annual walk The Tennessee Tech soccer team continued its presence in the community on Sunday, volunteering at the American Diabetes Association Step Out Walk. The event was the second community service activity in two days for the Golden Eagles.
September 16, 2012 Golden Eagles wrap up non-conference play at Lipscomb The Tennessee Tech soccer team will travel to Nashville, Tenn. on Monday to conclude its non-conference schedule against the Lady Bisons of Lipscomb in a 7 p.m. CT tilt.
September 15, 2012 Soccer volunteers at Northeast Elementary BBQ and Carnival Every year the Parent Teacher Organization of Northeast Elementary throws a BBQ and Carnival to raise funds for the school. This year the parents received a welcomed break from working the carnival from the willing volunteers of the Tech soccer team.
September 9, 2012 Western Carolina scores late, upends Golden Eagles 1-0 The Tennessee Tech soccer team found itself in the middle of a defensive battle Sunday afternoon, playing Western Carolina to a stalemate for 77 minutes before the Catamounts nabbed a late goal to take the win.
September 7, 2012 Soccer team hosts in-state rival MTSU, visits Western Carolina As the Tennessee Tech soccer team creeps closer to its Ohio Valley Conference schedule, the last thing on the team’s mind is just that. The Golden Eagles know they can’t afford to look past this weekend’s matches against Middle Tennessee and Western Carolina.
September 7, 2012 Golden Eagles' comeback not enough in 3-2 loss to MTSU The Tennessee Tech soccer team came up short in its comeback attempt against the Blue Raiders of Middle Tennessee Friday afternoon, falling in a roller coaster of a match 3-2.
September 7, 2012 Soccer continues to make difference as volunteers at Parkview Elementary For over two years now, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has been heavily involved and dedicated in the Cookeville community, working at a number of events and providing several volunteer efforts toward community service.
September 2, 2012 Tech soccer shows character in 2-0 loss to #10 Missouri The Tennessee Tech soccer team went into Columbia Sunday afternoon expecting to be pushed to the limit by the #10 ranked Missouri Tiger offense, and it was. But after a 90-minute barrage of 34 shot attempts by the Tigers, the Golden Eagles walked away allowing only two goals.
August 31, 2012 Golden Eagles set to host Northern Kentucky, face #10/#18 Mizzou on the road After a weekend of tough matches against High Point and Davidson that ended with a 0-1-1 record, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will look rebound this weekend as it hosts Northern Kentucky and travels to face #10/#18 ranked Missouri.
August 31, 2012 Golden Eagles soar to 3-2 victory behind offensive assault The Tennessee Tech soccer team offense may need to be registered as a lethal weapon following the Golden Eagles 3-2 win over Northern Kentucky Friday evening.
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 26, 2012 Davidson scores early, wins 2-0 despite nine Brown saves The Tennessee Tech soccer team, which has scored in the first six minutes of its previous two matches, had the tables turned on it Sunday afternoon when Davidson scored in the sixth minute and defeated the Golden Eagles 2-0.
August 24, 2012 Golden Eagles draw with High Point after two overtimes Following an opening weekend that left them with both win and a loss, the Tennessee Tech soccer team fought to 1-1 tie with the Panthers of High Point Friday night under the lights of Vert Stadium.
August 22, 2012 Golden Eagle soccer wraps up three-game road trip in North Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team, which travels east this weekend for a pair of matches against High Point and Davidson, will look to keep its momentum from Sunday’s win over UT-Chattanooga rolling.
August 21, 2012 Meloff named adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week Just one week into the 2012 season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team has already made headlines. Senior forward Andrea Meloff was named Tuesday as the adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week.
August 19, 2012 Iaciofano celebrates birthday with Golden Eagles’ 2-0 win Tennessee Tech’s junior forward Ellie Iaciofano had never experienced a birthday quite like Sunday’s as she recorded a goal and an assist in leading the Golden Eagles to their first win of the season over UT-Chattanooga.
August 17, 2012 Golden Eagles drop season opener at home to ETSU 2-0 The Tennessee Tech soccer team dropped its regular season opening match against East Tennessee State Friday afternoon 2-0, despite matching the Lady Bucs with 13 shots throughout the match.
August 16, 2012 Tech soccer to kick off regular season with home opener vs ETSU Only six days after defeating Tennessee Wesleyan 8-0 in a preseason exhibition, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will open its regular season Friday when it hosts the Buccaneers of East Tennessee State.
August 14, 2012 Golden Eagle soccer team volunteers at After Dark - Race for the Park 8K The Tennessee Tech soccer team got back to its helpful ways over the weekend by volunteering at the fifth annual After Dark – Race for the Park 8K and Kids for the Park 1 Mile Fun Run.
August 12, 2012 Soccer gets the ball rolling with 8-0 exhibition win at Tennessee Wesleyan The Tennessee Tech soccer program wrote a perfect ending to its preseason Saturday as the team exploded for eight goals in a shutout of the Bulldogs of Tennessee Wesleyan.
August 8, 2012 Tech soccer to prepare for season with weekend exhibition With just a little over a week left until the regular season begins, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will continue their preseason regimen with an exhibition match against Tennessee Wesleyan on Saturday.
August 8, 2012 Golden Eagle soccer team cleans up City Lake Park With just four days until its first live-game action of the fall, the Tennessee Tech soccer team made a slight change in its usual preseason schedule by volunteering to clean up City Lake Park on Wednesday.
July 29, 2012 Soccer outlook: Senior laden Golden Eagle team opens camp Thursday Tennessee Tech soccer coach Daniel Brizard welcomes his team to campus Wednesday to begin preparations for the 2012 season. Eight seniors will lead the Golden Eagles. who begin play with an exhibition match on Aug. 11.
July 16, 2012 Brizard announces 2012 Golden Eagle soccer schedule The Tennessee Tech women’s soccer slate for the fall of 2012 is comprised of 20 contests including one exhibition match. The Golden Eagles will journey throughout the Midwest to face their foes.
July 15, 2012 Top of the Class: Reed named Tech's NCAA Woman of the Year Lindsey Reed, a leader on the soccer team and recent graduate, has been selected as Tennessee Tech's 2012 NCAA Woman of the Year, topping a list of eight outstanding finalists.
April 25, 2012 Brizard Announces 2011-12 Team Awards Junior Kerri Reid snagged two of the women's soccer team's six post-season awards, including the team's overall MVP honor, as announced by head coach Daniel Brizard at the conclusion of spring season.
February 2, 2012 Golden Eagles sign six, solidify goalkeeper spot Tennessee Tech soccer coach Daniel Brizard welcomed six signees into the Golden Eagle program on Signing Day, including three goalkeepers, a forward, a midfielder and a winger.
December 9, 2011 NSCAA recognizes Golden Eagles' academic achievement The Tennessee Tech soccer team was recently honored for its outstanding performance in the classroom during the 2010-11 academic year.
November 2, 2011 Heffner named second-team All-OVC for second-straight season A second-team All-Ohio Valley Conference selection for the second consecutive year, Tennessee Tech junior Leigh Heffner has again been recognized as one of the top defenders in the conference.
October 30, 2011 Golden Eagles fall on road at Southeast Missouri Southeast Missouri complemented an early goal with two second-half scores en route to a 3-0 victory over Tennessee Tech on Sunday in the regular season finale for both squads.
October 28, 2011 Skyhawks spoil Tech's bid to stay alive in tourney hunt Tennessee Tech couldn’t deliver a much-needed victory on the road at UT Martin Friday, falling 2-0 in its next-to-last match of the season.
October 27, 2011 Golden Eagles need to win out to qualify for OVC Tournament Going into the final weekend of the 2011 season, Tennessee Tech can win its way into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament with two victories on the road at Tennessee-Martin and Southeast Missouri.
October 18, 2011 Heffner named OVC Defensive Player of the Week Leigh Heffner became the second member of Tennessee Tech’s back line to be honored by the Ohio Valley Conference this season as she was named the league’s Co-Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.
October 16, 2011 Heffner scores overtime goal, lifts Golden Eagles on Senior Day Leigh Heffner delivered the Golden Goal in overtime for Tennessee Tech on Sunday afternoon, heading in a Sarah Gawthrop corner kick to break a scoreless tie and give the Golden Eagles a 1-0 victory on Senior Day.
October 14, 2011 Rountree scores first-career goal, but Tech falls to Murray State Shannon Rountree scored her first career goal Friday, but Tennessee Tech couldn’t get past Murray State, falling 2-1 at Tech Soccer Field.
October 12, 2011 Golden Eagles hope to make postseason push in crucial homestand After Kris Cambron’s game-winning overtime goal at Jacksonville State on Friday breathed new life into Tennessee Tech’s bid to qualify for the Ohio Valley Conference tournament, the Golden Eagles hope to keep the momentum rolling in crucial two-game homestand this weekend.
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 7, 2011 Cambron gives Tech first OVC win with overtime game-winner With the second overtime nearing expiration and Tennessee Tech locked in a 1-1 tie at Jacksonville State Friday night, Kris Cambron drove the golden goal from 40 yards out into the back of the Gamecock goal, giving Tech its first Ohio Valley Conference victory of the season in dramatic fashion.
October 5, 2011 Tech begins stretch run with trip to Jacksonville State With just five matches remaining on Tennessee Tech’s 2011-12 slate, scrapping their way into the top six of the Ohio Valley Conference standings is the goal for the Golden Eagles on the homestretch.
October 5, 2011 Think Pink set for Oct. 14 at Tech Soccer Field October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the Tennessee Tech soccer team is doing its part to help out in the fight.
October 2, 2011 Tech pushes defending OVC champions, falls on second-half goal Tennessee Tech used a strong defensive performance to go toe-to-toe with defending Ohio Valley Conference champion Morehead State in the first half of Sunday’s match, but the Eagles got the better of TTU in the second period, leaving Tech Soccer Field with a 1-0 victory.
September 30, 2011 Missed opportunities hurt Golden Eagles in 2-1 loss Despite playing an even, back-and-forth affair at Tech Soccer Field Friday afternoon, Tennessee Tech came out on the short end of a 2-1 decision against Eastern Kentucky in Ohio Valley Conference play.
September 29, 2011 Soccer crowds approach all-time levels With two important Ohio Valley Conference home matches this weekend, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is counting on the home field advantage of Tech Soccer Field to give it a boost.
September 28, 2011 Golden Eagles return home for important weekend of conference play Holding an 0-2 Ohio Valley Conference record after the opening weekend of league play, Tennessee Tech returns home to a pair of extremely important matches in the scheme of the Golden Eagles’ postseason hopes.
September 25, 2011 Despite putting more shots on goal, Tech falls at SIU Edwardsville Kerri Reid scored her third goal of the season Sunday, but it wasn’t enough to lift Tennessee Tech over SIU Edwardsville in Ohio Valley Conference play.
September 23, 2011 Golden Eagles can't find offense in OVC opener Tennessee Tech had its chances, but couldn’t generate enough offense to get past Eastern Illinois in a 2-0 loss in Friday’s Ohio Valley Conference opener for both squads.
September 21, 2011 Tech opens OVC play at Eastern Illinois, SIU Edwardsville with momentum The 2011 Ohio Valley Conference soccer season begins this week, and thanks to a 2-1 victory over Lipscomb Sunday, Tennessee Tech heads into league play with confidence and momentum.
September 18, 2011 Tech defends home turf, claims 2-1 win over Lipscomb After seven games away from home, Tennessee Tech returned triumphantly on Sunday with a 2-1 victory over Lipscomb in its final non-conference game of the season.
September 16, 2011 Golden Eagles hang tough, fall at Middle Tennessee Tennessee Tech held its own against a strong Middle Tennessee State squad Friday evening, but fell 2-0 to the Blue Raiders in what was Tech’s seventh-consecutive game away from home.
September 14, 2011 Golden Eagles face in-state bouts in final non-conference weekend Tennessee Tech will play its seventh-consecutive game away from home at Middle Tennessee State on Friday before finally returning to Tech Soccer Field to host Lipscomb on Sunday.
September 11, 2011 Golden Eagles fall to Radford on road, 3-1 Playing its sixth consecutive game away from home, Tennessee Tech struggled on the road against Radford Sunday, falling 3-1.
September 9, 2011 Ladd equalizer not enough to lift Golden Eagles past Longwood Tennessee Tech forced overtime with a late equalizer at Longwood Friday, but the host squad scored the game-winning goal eight minutes into overtime to seal a 2-1 victory.
September 8, 2011 Golden Eagles looking to put offense with defense Going into road matches at Longwood and Radford this weekend, Tennessee Tech hopes it can continue its recent strong defensive performance while adding a finishing touch offensively.
September 6, 2011 Tech soccer committed to service at local elementary school Parkview Elementary School teacher Lori White knew her second-graders had taken to the Tennessee Tech soccer players who regularly help out in her classroom when she began to notice the athletes becoming sought-after lunch company.
September 6, 2011 Reed nets OVC Defender of the Week honors Senior defender Lindsey Reed became the second Tennessee Tech soccer player in as many weeks to earn Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week honors on Tuesday.
September 4, 2011 Golden Eagles can't come back from early deficit, fall 1-0 An early New Mexico State goal in the eighth minute was enough to lift the Aggies to a 1-0 victory over Tennessee Tech Sunday at the Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic at Jacksonville State.
September 2, 2011 Defensive stalemate ends in 0-0 tie Tennessee Tech’s back line turned in a strong performance Friday evening as the Golden Eagles played Louisiana Tech to a 0-0 tie through 110 minutes of soccer at the Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic at Jacksonville State.
August 31, 2011 Golden Eagles stare down strong competition at Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic Tennessee Tech travels to the 3rd Annual Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic this weekend carrying the momentum from back-to-back road victories with them.
August 30, 2011 Toler earns OVC Goalkeeper of the Week honors Tennessee Tech goalkeeper Becca Toler earned her first career Ohio Valley Conference award on Tuesday as she was named Goalkeeper of the Week for her performances in a pair of Golden Eagle victories over the weekend.
August 28, 2011 Tech evens record, wins second straight on road at UNC Asheville Tennessee Tech scored three first-half goals en route to a 4-1 victory over UNC Asheville Sunday, the second consecutive win for the Golden Eagles.
August 26, 2011 Iaciofano game-winner lifts Golden Eagles to first victory Sophomore forward Ellie Iaciofano scored a game-winning goal in the 64th minute of Friday night’s game at East Tennessee State to give Tennessee Tech its first victory of the 2011 season.
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 Golden Eagles hit the road to face East Tennessee, UNC Asheville Rebounding from two losses in last weekend’s season-opening homestand is order No. 1 for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as they take to the road this week for a pair of contests at East Tennessee and UNC Asheville.
August 22, 2011 Action shots now available for purchase via online Photo Store First introduced last spring, the Photo Store on TTUsports.com is going to be well-stocked with outstanding action photos of the Golden Eagles. After the first weekend of play, soccer fans have plenty of exciting pictures to choose from.
August 21, 2011 Golden Eagle soccer squad edged by future OVC foe Belmont Taking a glimpse into the future, the Tennessee Tech soccer team showed that Belmont's entry into the OVC next year will present a challenging new rivalry as the Bruins escaped town with a 1-0 victory Sunday afternoon.
August 19, 2011 Late goal lifts Chattanooga past Tech in season opener Despite controlling most of its season-opening match against Chattanooga Friday afternoon, Tennessee Tech fell 2-1 thanks to a Mocs goal in the 87th minute.
August 19, 2011 Tennessee Tech's 2011 soccer guide now available for viewing online The 2011 Tennessee Tech soccer guide is now online and available for viewing.
August 18, 2011 Golden Eagles' Toler makes cut for USA Deaf Soccer women's team, embraces disability When she was a kid, Becca Toler sometimes let her disability get the best of her. Now Toler, a sophomore goalkeeper at Tennessee Tech who was born with a moderately severe hearing impairment, loves to talk about the role her disability has played in helping her become a stronger, more confident woman.
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August 16, 2011 Tech soccer optimistic, set for season-opening weekend homestand After an encouraging preseason camp, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will find out how it stacks up against Division I competition in a season-opening homestand this weekend.
August 10, 2011 Golden Eagles 'ahead of schedule' in 2011 camp With one week of preseason camp under his team’s belt, Tennessee Tech soccer coach Daniel Brizard senses a newfound determination about his squad heading into the 2011 season.
August 6, 2011 Golden Eagle soccer team looking for new beginning in 2011 With just one senior and nine newcomers on the roster, the 2011 season marks a fresh start for head coach Daniel Brizard and the Tennessee Tech soccer team -- this is their outlook.
July 21, 2011 Facility enhancements to improve Golden Eagle soccer fan experience Enhancing fan experience is the motive behind facility renovations underway this summer at Tennessee Tech's Soccer Field.
July 14, 2011 Seven home matches, one new foe highlight 2011 Tech soccer schedule For his second season at the helm, Tennessee Tech soccer coach Daniel Brizard has put together a 20-match schedule for his 2011 Golden Eagle squad which includes seven home contests and one new opponent.
July 10, 2011 Brooke Mayo chosen as Tennessee Tech's 2011 NCAA Woman of the Year Brooke Mayo, who wrapped up her four-year career on the Golden Eagle soccer team in 2010-11, has been selected as Tennessee Tech's 2011 NCAA Woman of the Year.
March 11, 2011 Brizard announces soccer team awards for 2010-11 season While preparing his squad to commence their spring season, first-year women’s soccer coach Daniel Brizard has announced his team awards for the 2010 regular season. The team as well as the coaching staff voted on award winners.
February 24, 2011 Head soccer coach Daniel Brizard announces spring 2011 schedule The 2011 Golden Eagle spring soccer schedule is comprised of seven games in total, including one tournament at the University of Tennessee, three of which will be played in Cookeville on Tech’s home turf.
February 7, 2011 Brizard signs eight for the upcoming 2011 soccer season Head coach Daniel Brizard will kick off his second year at the helm of the Tennessee Tech women’s soccer team with eight newcomers joining 16 returnees. His signing class includes one Tennessean along with two players out of California and Georgia and three hailing from Ohio.
January 19, 2011 Tech student-athletes score second highest semester GPA Make it six of the last seven semesters that Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have a combined overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. For the Fall semester, Golden Eagle student-athletes had a combined 3.17 GPA, the second highest in school history.
November 17, 2010 Tennessee Tech women's soccer team honored on NSCAA Academic Award list The Golden Eagle women's soccer squad was one of 630 teams to be awarded the NSCAA Team Academic Award for the 2009-10 academic year.
November 4, 2010 Two named second-team all-OVC for the 2010 soccer season Sophomores Leigh Heffner and Kerri Reid each received post-season honors as members of the second-team all-OVC squad, as voted upon by coaches and sports information directors throughout the conference.
October 24, 2010 Govs grab the win; Golden Eagles close the regular season with a 2-1 loss Kerri Reid’s second half goal tied the game at one-all in the 71st minute, but the Govs came away claiming the 2-1 victory.
October 22, 2010 Golden Eagle seniors lead the way as Tech nets a win on Jacksonville Friday evening Seniors Ashley Smith and Brooke Mayo paved the way to victory for the Tennessee Tech soccer team Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles handed the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State a 3-1 loss.
October 21, 2010 Soccer says farewell to six seniors before Sunday’s afternoon game The Tennessee Tech women’s soccer team will celebrate their seniors all weekend, with festivities commencing on Sunday with Senior Day recognition just prior to the start of their final home match against Austin Peay.
October 19, 2010 Soccer wraps up regular season play hosting Jacksonville and Austin Peay this weekend Golden Eagle soccer shoots to end the regular season on a high note as theyll look to extend the Gamecock losing streak to four on Friday, and upset APSU on Sunday.
October 19, 2010 Sophomore Leigh Heffner named an OVC Player of the Week for women's soccer As voted upon by conference sports information directors, Leigh Heffner earned her first career Ohio Valley Conference honor as this week's Defensive Player of the Week. This marks the first OVC award to go to the women's soccer team this season.
October 17, 2010 Golden Eagles draw with Panthers; 1-1 through double overtime In their sixth overtime bout of the 2010 season, the Golden Eagles played a full 110-minute game on Sunday, tying the EIU Panthers at one-all.
October 15, 2010 Golden Eagles shut down Redhawks for 1-0 OVC victory Andrea Meloff's first period goal stood up as the Tennessee Tech soccer team blanked Southeast Missouri Friday afternoon to open a four-match homestand. Freshman keeper Becca Toler recorded the shutout as the Golden Eagles posted their first Ohio Valley Conference victory.
October 13, 2010 Golden Eagle soccer finishes out regular season play with four-game homestand The Tennessee Tech womens soccer team has two weekends left of regular season play, and will take on all four remaining OVC opponents in Cookeville beginning with Southeast Missouri and Eastern Illinois this coming weekend.
October 10, 2010 Golden Eagle soccer stumbles over the Skyhawks; Martin takes a 3-0 win at home Tech soccer is looking forward to returning to Cookeville, as they capped off their four-match conference stint on the road with an afternoon game against Martin on Sunday. The Skyhawks took the victory, 3-0.
October 8, 2010 Golden Eagles drop the first of this weekends pair of conference match-ups against Murray A jump out of the gate for the Racers catches the Golden Eagles off guard as Sophie Hargreaves hat trick fuels Murray to a three-nil win over Tech in Fridays physical match-up.
October 5, 2010 TTU womens soccer looks to rebound in week two of conference play on the road After opening up OVC play against the current top two teams in the conference, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to snap their two-game losing streak as they take on Murray State and UT Martin on the road this weekend.
October 3, 2010 Golden Eagle soccer matches EKU throughout, but gets the short end of a one-nil game Despite an evenly matched game, the TTU women's soccer team goes 0-2 in OVC play this weekend, suffering their second loss of conference play at the hands of the Eastern Kentucky Colonels on Sunday afternoon.
October 1, 2010 Golden Eagles drop conference opener; Morehead takes the 2-0 victory The Tennessee Tech womens soccer team suffered their first loss of OVC play Friday evening in taking on the Morehead Eagles on the road. MOR silenced the Golden Eagle offense while netting two goals on Tech.
September 28, 2010 Golden Eagles kick off conference play with a weekend road trip to Kentucky The Tennessee Tech womens soccer team will commence Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend when they head to Kentucky for match-ups against Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky.
September 25, 2010 Soccer team suffers in overtime; Golden Eagles fall 1-0 to Radford Capping off non-conference play at home, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles challenged the Radford Highlanders in TTU's third OT bout of the season. Tech fell short with the 1-0 loss.
September 21, 2010 Soccer team caps off non-conference play with a home game against Radford With a challenging OVC schedule just ahead, the Tennessee Tech womens soccer team will host the Radford Highlanders for Purple Out the last home contest before a four game road stint on Saturday at 1 p.m.
September 20, 2010 Time change for women's soccer game this Saturday The Tennessee Tech women's soccer team will take on Radford at home this Saturday at 1 p.m.
September 15, 2010 Golden Eagles come back from a one goal deficit to take the Bulldogs into sudden death The Tennessee Tech women's soccer team took a 2-1 lead into the 78th minute of regulation Wednesday evening, but a tying goal by Louisiana Tech spun the game into a 3-2 win for the Bulldogs in sudden death.
September 14, 2010 Tech soccer hosts Louisiana Tech and student group contest Wednesday Golden Eagle soccer encourages the Tech community to come out in droves to the soccer field Wednesday evening for their 4 p.m. game against Louisiana Tech. The best dressed, loudest and proudest cheering section will receive a prize at the end of the game for their support.
September 12, 2010 Three from women's soccer named to the All-Tournament team at Samford Leigh Heffner, Kerri Reid and Kris Cambron were each named to the All-Tournament team after this weekend's play in Birmingham. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles split their two games for a 1-1 record on the weekend.
September 10, 2010 Its good to be gold; Tech strikes against Georgia Southern in Birmingham The Tennessee Tech womens soccer team carried the momentum from their home turf victory last Sunday to Birmingham, Ala., for the Samford Tournament this weekend. They dropped the Georgia Southern Eagles Friday evening with a score of 2-0.
September 9, 2010 Soccer visits Samford for this weekends two game tournament Tennessee Techs womens soccer team will head to Birmingham, Ala., for the Samford tournament. The Golden Eagles will take on Georgia Southern Friday evening at 4:30 p.m. and finish out the weekend with a match up against the host team, Samford, on Sunday at 2 p.m.
September 5, 2010 Tech delivers for Cram the Complex; soccer gets the win over Asheville With record numbers in attendance for the first home match of the 2010 season, the Golden Eagle soccer team rolls over UNC-Asheville, 3-1.
September 4, 2010 Cram the Complex: Soccer hosts UNC-Asheville Sunday afternoon Tech soccer fans are invited to come out to Cram the Complex, the soccer team's first home event since the start of the school year. The Golden Eagles will face off against the UNCA Bulldogs at 3 p.m. on Sunday.
September 3, 2010 Golden Eagle soccer team records a season high in shots against Vanderbilt Despite a 2-0 loss, the Golden Eagles showed immense improvement from previous meetings with Vanderbilt, recording a season high in shots Friday night and holding the Commodores to their lowest score in series history.
August 31, 2010 Its a night game in Nashville for the Golden Eagle soccer team The Golden Eagles will look to snap their losing streak against Vandy when they take on the Commodores Friday evening at 7 p.m. at the VU soccer complex.
August 29, 2010 Golden Eagle soccer team visits Middle Tennessee Sunday at 4 p.m. Another road trip for Tech soccer brings the team to Murfreesboro to take on the Blue Raiders in a Sunday matinee game at 4 p.m.
August 29, 2010 It takes double overtime for the Blue Raiders to overtake Tech Sunday The Golden Eagles shouldered a 2-1 double-overtime loss to the MTSU Blue Raiders Sunday afternoon. Sophomore Kerri Reid logged her first goal of the season to put Tech on the board first in the matinee match-up.
August 22, 2010 Tech is tested on the road, Golden Eagles outscored 2-1 by UTC The TTU womens soccer team returns to Cookeville tonight after shouldering a 2-1 loss to the UT-Chattanooga Mocs this afternoon.
August 21, 2010 2010 women's soccer media guide is now available to view online The Golden Eagles 2010 women's soccer media guide has been linked to the TTUsports.com soccer home page.
August 20, 2010 Golden Eagles fall in regular season opener; Auburn nets four on their home turf The Golden Eagles shouldered a 4-0 loss to Auburn University Friday night in the first game of the 2010-11 regular season.
August 19, 2010 Soccer team kicks off the regular season with this weekends road trip The TTU womens soccer team will open up their regular season with two non-conference games on the road this weekend against Auburn and UT-Chattanooga.
August 18, 2010 Three selected as team captains for 2010 Golden Eagle soccer squad Senior Brooke Mayo has been voted as one of three team captains for the second consecutive season. Classmate Jen Hoffman and junior Lindsey Reed will join Mayo as acting leaders and representatives of Tech soccer on and off the field.
August 17, 2010 Brizard completes soccer staff with addition of second assistant coach Cookeville native Corey Boyd has joined the Tennessee Tech womens soccer program as an assistant coach, first-year head coach Daniel Brizard has announced.
August 14, 2010 Golden Eagles roll over Tennessee Wesleyan College, 4-0 The Golden Eagle soccer team shut down the Lady Bulldogs of Tennessee Wesleyan College Saturday afternoon in an exhibition game in Cookeville.
August 13, 2010 Start time for Saturday's match moved to 4 p.m. Tennessee Tech's exhibition soccer match against Tennessee Wesleyan on Saturday (Aug. 14) has moved to a 4 p.m. CDT start, one hour earlier than previously schedule. Admission is free.
August 12, 2010 First match-up on Tech turf comes Saturday evening against Tennessee Wesleyan The Tennessee Tech womens soccer team will hold their second exhibition game of the pre-season on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. against the Tennessee Wesleyan Lady Bulldogs.
August 10, 2010 Tech soccer gives back by helping out with the Race for the Park The TTU womens soccer team took a break from field time on Saturday evening to help out with the After Dark 8K, the annual run to benefit Cookevilles Dogwood Park.
August 9, 2010 Golden Eagles fall to 'Bama in first exhibition of the season Alabama brooke through the seasoned Tech defense for a 3-0 victory on neutral turf Monday afternoon.
August 8, 2010 Season outlook kicks off with exhibition against Alabama on Monday The Golden Eagles will get their 2010 season rolling when they take on Alabama in an exhibition game at the UT-Chattanooga campus on Monday, Aug. 9 at 2 p.m.
August 3, 2010 OVC announces the 2010 womens soccer predicted order of finish Tennessee Tech captures the no. 4 spot in this years pre-season poll on the order of finish within the Ohio Valley conference.
July 31, 2010 New head soccer coach Daniel Brizard adds Rachel Yepez to his staff as an assistant coach Yepez, a graduate of Louisiana State University and a decorated former player for LSU, will enter her first year as an assistant coach this season.
July 21, 2010 Challenging schedule awaits soccer coach Brizard's first season at TTU First-year Golden Eagle soccer coach Daniel Brizard announced his team's schedule this week, a challenging slate that features eight home matches.
July 11, 2010 Three of Techs own travel to South Africa for the 2010 World Cup Brooke Mayo, Lloyd Harris and Yianni Doropoulos have taken in six games in Capetown at four different venues thus far during the group stage of the 2010 gala.
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.
June 25, 2010 Daniel Brizard named as new Golden Eagle soccer coach Daniel Brizard, an assistant coach at LSU for the past five seasons, has been named head coach of the Tennessee Tech womens soccer team. He begins his new role July 1.
June 3, 2010 Lessons learned at NCAA Forum to boost Mayo and Tech soccer team Brooke Mayo is already a leader on the Tech soccer team. Thanks to her selection and attendance at the recent NCAA Career in Sports Forum, the soon-to-be-senior from Garland, Texas, has a greater understanding of herself and her leadership abilities.
May 25, 2010 Becky Fletcher steps down as soccer coach; national search underway Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher announced this week that she is stepping down as head coach of the Golden Eagles after two seasons. Fletcher has accepted the top assistant coaching position at the University of Mississippi.
March 24, 2010 Soccer team to visit YMCA, host North Georgia Saturday afternoon The Tennessee Tech soccer team has a busy day planned Saturday. The team will visit the Cookeville-Putnam County YMCA Saturday morning, then host the University of North Georgia Saturday at 2 p.m. in an exhibition match. Admission is free.
February 18, 2010 Fletcher adds Cookeville standout to 2010 soccer signing class Tennessee Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher has added to her 2010 signing class with the addition of Cookeville standout forward Jessica Wilson.
February 5, 2010 Tech soccer inks four on national signing day Tennessee Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher has signed her second recruiting class as coach of the Golden Eagles, and four standout high school seniors signed National Letters of Intent to play soccer at Tennessee Tech in the fall.
November 15, 2009 Golden Eagle student-athletes team up with Jere Whitson Elementary School in canned food drive Tennessee Tech student-athletes and Jere Whitson Elementary School teamed up to benefit the Student-Athlete Advisory Committees annual canned food drive, as Jere Whitson students donated 700 cans of food to the drive which will count towards Techs total in the OVC competition.
November 13, 2009 Golden Eagles win OVC soccer Sportsmanship Award On Friday the Ohio Valley Conference announced that Tennessee Tech University is the recipient of the 2009-10 Team Sportsmanship Award for womens soccer.
November 11, 2009 Tech's Hoffman named College Soccer 360 Primetime Performer After recording the first postseason hat trick in Tennessee Tech soccer history, junior Jen Hoffman was named to College Soccer 360s Primetime Performer of the Week team.
November 8, 2009 Golden Eagles fall in OVC championship game to Murray State After its deepest run into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament since winning the championship in 2000 the Tennessee Tech soccer team fell 4-0 in the championship game to Murray State on Sunday.
November 7, 2009 Tailgate to begin at 11 a.m. EST as soccer faces Murray State for OVC crown at 1 p.m. When the Tennessee Tech soccer team bids for the 2009 Ohio Valley Conference championship Sunday Tennessee Tech fans, alumni and family are invited to a pre-match tailgate event beginning at 11 a.m. Eastern under the purple ten in the parking lot next to Jayne Stadium.
November 6, 2009 Cambron's double-overtime goal lifts Golden Eagles to OVC championship match With under a minute and a half to play in the second overtime, OVC Co-Freshman of the Year Kris Cambron found the back of the net from the right side to break a1-1 tie and put the Golden Eagles into the OVC champinoship game, as Tech beat Morehead State 2-1.
November 5, 2009 Hoffman's hat trick lifts Tech to overtime victory Junior Jen Hoffman, the OVC Offensive Player of the Year, knocked in three goals Thursday afternoon and her hat trick lifted Tech to a thrilling 3-2 overtime victory over Eastern Illinois in the first round of the OVC Tournament.
November 4, 2009 Hoffman OVC Offensive Player of the year, Cambron Freshman of the Year; Brown, Meloff also earn OVC honors Jen Hoffman was named the Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the year and freshman Kris Cambron was named Co-Freshman of the Year and both were All-OVC first-team selections as four Tech soccer players earned post-season honors Wednesday.
November 3, 2009 Meloff named OVC's Offensive Player of the Week After scoring two goals on just two shots in Techs 2-1 victory over Lipscomb in the regular season finale, Tennessee Tech soccer player Andrea Meloff was named the Ohio Valley Conferences Offensive Player of the Week.
November 3, 2009 Golden Eagles heading into OVC tournament as No. 4 seed For the second consecutive season the Tennessee Tech soccer team is heading to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. The Golden Eagles earned the No. 4 seed in the six-team tournament, and will face No. 5 Eastern Illinois in the first round on Thursday at 4 p.m. Central in Morehead, Ky.
October 27, 2009 Meloff's two goals lead Golden Eagles to 2-1 win over Lipscomb Freshman Andrea Meloff scored two goals for the second time this season, and sophomore goalkeeper Kaitlyn Thacker had seven stops Tuesday night as the Tennessee Tech soccer team beat Lipscomb 2-1 in a non-conference matchup.
October 23, 2009 Gamecocks get late goal to top Golden Eagles 3-2 The Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its Ohio Valley Conference regular season Friday night at Jacksonville State, as the Golden Eagles fell to the Gamecocks 3-2.
October 21, 2009 Golden Eagles travel to Jacksonville State for OVC finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team heads into its final match of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season this week when it travels to Jacksonville State to face the Gamecocks on Friday at 7 p.m.
October 18, 2009 Golden Eagles can't overcome early SEMO goal, fall 1-0 Southeast Missouris Bobbi Jo Schlick put the Redhawks on the board in the third minute of the game, and thats the way it would end as the Tennessee Tech soccer team fell to SEMO 1-0 in Ohio Valley Conference action on Sunday.
October 16, 2009 Golden Eagles play to 2-2 tie at Eastern Illinois Jen Hoffman and Kris Cambron each scored a goal, and goalkeeper Kaitlyn Thacker made four of her nine saves in the second overtime period as the Tennessee Tech soccer team battled to a 2-2 tie with Ohio Valley Conference opponent Eastern Illinois Friday.
October 11, 2009 Golden Eagles shutout Austin Peay on Senior Day Tennessee Tech senior Brittany Rogers played in her final regular season home game, and the Tennessee Tech soccer team sent her out with a bang, shutting out Austin Peay in a 2-0 victory over the Govs in Ohio Valley Conference action Sunday afternoon.
October 8, 2009 Golden Eagles fall to Longwood in non-conference action The Tennessee Tech soccer team hosted Longwood University Thursday afternoon, but couldnt find the net, falling to the Lancers 2-0.
October 7, 2009 Golden Eagles host two this week, including Senior Day against Austin Peay Sunday at 2 p.m. At the halfway point of the Ohio Valley Conference soccer season the Tennessee Tech soccer team finds itself with a 2-1-1 conference record and in a tie for first place in points in the conference standings.
October 6, 2009 Hoffman earns OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors After scoring two goals to give the Tennessee Tech soccer team a 2-1 overtime win over Eastern Kentucky, Jen Hoffman has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
October 4, 2009 Thacker posts fourth career shutout as Golden Eagles battle Morehead State to scoreless tie Tennessee Tech goalkeeper Kaitlyn Thacker posted her fourth career shutout and first of the season as the Golden Eagles battled Ohio Valley Conference foe Morehead State to a 0-0 tie in Cookeville on Sunday.
October 2, 2009 Hoffman's two goals lift Tech to 2-1 OVC victory over Eastern Kentucky Junior Jen Hoffman netted two goals to lead the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a 2-1 overtime win over Ohio Valley Conference opponent Eastern Kentucky on Friday.
September 30, 2009 Golden Eagles continue OVC slate with trip to Eastern Kentucky before hosting Morehead State After opening up Ohio Valley Conference play with a split against two of the top teams in the league, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will hit the road for the first time in conference play.
September 27, 2009 Golden Eagles can't overcome halftime deficit, fall to Murray State Tennessee Tech freshman Andrea Meloff netted her team-leading fourth goal of the season off a penalty kick in the second half against Murray State on Sunday, but the Golden Eagle soccer team couldnt overcome the Racers three first half goals, as Murray State topped Tech 3-1.
September 25, 2009 Golden Eagles open OVC play with double overtime win over UT Martin After 100 minutes of scoreless play, it took only 20 seconds of double overtime for Kris Cambron to find the back of the net, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team defeated UT Martin 1-0 in both team's Ohio Valley Conference opener.
September 23, 2009 Golden Eagle soccer back at home to open Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend After a grueling nine-game non-conference schedule which featured a seven-game road trip, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will return to Cookeville to open up Ohio Valley Conference play against UT Martin on Sept. 25, and Murray State on Sept. 27.
September 20, 2009 Golden Eagles fall in final game of seven-game road trip The Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its seven-game road trip Sunday with its second match at the University of Kentucky Tournament, falling to host Kentucky 3-0 in Lexington.
September 18, 2009 Golden Eagles fall just short against Marshall The Tennessee Tech soccer team became the first team to score a goal against undefeated Marshall in 2009, as junior Jen Hoffman put the Golden Eagles ahead 1-0 in the first half against the Thundering Herd.
September 17, 2009 Golden Eagles to face Marshall, Kentucky at UK Tournament The Tennessee Tech soccer team will wrap up its seven-game road trip this weekend with two challenging opponents in the University of Kentucky Tournament in Lexington, Ky.
September 13, 2009 Golden Eagle soccer drops heartbreaker at UNC Asheville The Tennessee Tech soccer team held a one-goal lead for most of its match against UNC Asheville Sunday, but two late goals from the Bulldogs gave UNC Asheville a 2-1 victory.
September 11, 2009 Golden Eagles battle Belmont Tennessee Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher knew it would take a hard-fought 90 minutes to compete with a Belmont squad one year removed from an NCAA tournament appearance. But 90 minutes wasnt enough. Neither were two 10-minute overtime periods, as the Golden Eagles and Bruins battled to a 0-0 tie Friday night.
September 10, 2009 Fans can follow weekend soccer action as Tech travels to Belmont, UNC Asheville The Tennessee Tech soccer team will be away from Cookeville for the third consecutive weekend, but fans will have the opportunity to follow all the action right from home. The Golden Eagles are slated for visits to Belmont and UNC Asheville for a pair of non-conference match-ups.
September 6, 2009 Golden Eagles battle Texas State in Birmingham Two days after matching a school record with seven goals in a match, the Tennessee Tech soccer teams offense was silenced in a neutral site contest against Texas State, as the Golden Eagles fell 3-0 to the Bobcats at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala.
September 4, 2009 Golden Eagles get great all-around performance, shutout Alabama State Nine different Golden Eagles had at least one point Friday night as the Tennessee Tech soccer team matched its all-time record for goals in a match, beating a shorthanded Alabama State squad 7-0.
September 4, 2009 Tech soccer team seen volunteering all over Cookeville The Tennessee Tech soccer team recently spent some time in the community visiting Capshaw Elementary, Heavenly Host Lutheran School, Jere Whitson Elementary and Bethesda Health Care Center to have some fun with students and residents.
September 2, 2009 Golden Eagles head to Alabama for a pair After a tough 1-0 loss to Radford last weekend, the Tennessee Tech soccer team finds itself in the same position as its next opponent, Alabama State looking for its first win of 2009.
August 30, 2009 Golden Eagles drop late decision at Radford RADFORD, Va. -- The Tennessee Tech soccer team found itself in a tie game in the 82nd minute against Radford on Sunday, but the Highlanders stole a 1-0 victory over Tech with a late game-winning goal.
August 28, 2009 Golden Eagels can't find offense, fall to UTC 3-0 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. A hat trick from Chattanoogas Becca Smith was the only scoring for the day as the Tennessee Tech soccer team fell to UTC 3-0 Friday.
August 26, 2009 Golden Eagles host UT Chattanooga before hitting road for first time in 2009 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. Its back to the drawing board for the Tennessee Tech soccer team after it opened its season with a 4-0 loss to Middle Tennessee last Friday.
August 21, 2009 Youthful Tech squad topped in season opener by MTSU, 4-0 A young Tech soccer team, featuring eight freshmen in the starting lineup, leaarned some valuable lessons in a 4-0 loss to Middle Tennessee in the 2009 season opener Friday.
August 20, 2009 Mayo, Reed, Lally named captains; Golden Eagles open season against MTSU Friday COOKEVILLE, Tenn. Just days away from its season opener Friday against Middle Tennessee, the Tennessee Tech soccer team selected its 2009 team captains.
August 12, 2009 Tech soccer picked to finish fifth in Ohio Valley Conference BRENTWOOD, Tenn. The Tennessee Tech soccer team has been picked to finish fifth in the Ohio Valley Conference by the leagues head coaches and sports information directors.
August 5, 2009 Soccer gets fall camp underway with Returnees vs. Newcomers scrimmage COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Tech soccer team opened up its fall camp Wednesday, getting things started with a scrimmige between the 12 returnees and the 12 newcomers on the 2009 Golden Eagle roster.
August 3, 2009 Seven home matches, three NCAA foes highlight 2009 Golden Eagle soccer schedule A highly competitive non-conference schedule, three teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament last year, and seven home matches highlight Tennessee Techs 2009 soccer schedule, announced this week by second-year head coach Becky Fletcher.
April 4, 2009 Golden Eagles wrap up spring soccer schedule After two months of practicing in rain, shine, sleet and hail, the Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its spring season with a pair of exhibition games, hosting Carson-Newman and Lipscomb on a sunny day in Cookeville Saturday.
March 27, 2009 Ronda Brooks joins TTU soccer coaching staf Tennessee Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher picked a familiar face to fill the assistant coaching position when she added Ronda Brooks to her staff. Brooks played at Auburn University while Fletcher was an assistant with the Tigers.
February 9, 2009 Golden Eagle soccer staff inks 12 newcomers for '09 Tennessee Tech soccer coach Becky Fletcher didnt take the task of putting her first recruiting class together lightly, signing 12 girls to play at Tech next year.
November 6, 2008 Hennek, Smith, Brown named All-OVC second team As the 2008 Golden Eagle soccer season ends, three Tech players were honored with All-OVC accolades. Senior Kristin Hennek and sophomores Ashley Smith and Taren Brown all earned a spot on the All-OVC second-team.
November 5, 2008 Tech's Thacker named OVC goalkeeper of the week COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- After posting her third shutout of the season, a 2-0 win against Lipscomb in the regular season finale, Tennessee Tech freshman goalkeeper Kaitlyn Thacker was named OVC goalkeeper of the week.
October 31, 2008 Lally, Brown named to Academic All-District team
October 31, 2008 Golden Eagles prepare for OVC tournament run
October 29, 2008 Tech soccer blanks Lipscomb in regular season finale
October 28, 2008 Tech hosts Lipscomb before heading to OVC tournament
October 26, 2008 Murray State wraps up OVC championship with win against Tech
October 26, 2008 Golden Eagles seal OVC tournament spot
October 25, 2008 Golden Eagle soccer comes up short at UT Martin
October 19, 2008 Golden Eagles get win over SEMO on senior day
October 17, 2008 Tech falls in double overtime to Eastern Illinois
October 15, 2008 Remaining Tech home soccer games can be watched online
October 11, 2008 Tech Soccer scores OVC road victory at Austin Peay
October 9, 2008 Tech soccer travels to Austin Peay Friday
October 5, 2008 Tech soccer blanked by Morehead State
September 28, 2008 Soccer battles to 2-2 tie in conference opener against Jacksonville State
September 27, 2008 Tech soccer celebrates New Year's day in September
September 26, 2008 Newest OVC member SIU-E downs Tech in OT
September 21, 2008 Bulldogs top Tech on last-minute goal
September 18, 2008 Soccer comes home for four straight games
September 17, 2008 Tech defense keeps it close before falling to UT-C 1-0
September 14, 2008 Defending MAC champs shut out Golden Eagles
September 13, 2008 Tech soccer drops first of two-game Ohio road trip
September 10, 2008 Tech soccer to face Bowling Green, Toledo
September 7, 2008 Soccer squad falls to Vanderbilt in second half
September 4, 2008 Tech soccer to host Appalachian State, Vanderbilt
August 31, 2008 Golden Eagles fall on the road in North Carolina
August 30, 2008 After late rally, soccer comes up short
August 27, 2008 Soccer to face Winthrop, Charlotte this weekend
August 23, 2008 Golden Eagles fall behind early, lose 5-1 to Georgia State
August 22, 2008 Soccer names captains, kicks off 2008 season Saturday
August 20, 2008 Soccer team battles to the wire drops 2-1 match in final seconds
August 9, 2008 Chris Walker named as Tech assistant soccer coach
August 7, 2008 Fletcher welcomes 20 players to open 2008 soccer fall camp
Two named Top 20 Players to Watch by TopDrawerSoccer.com All-OVC honorees Leigh Heffner and Kerri Reed have been named two of the Top 20 Players to Watch in the OVC after the contributions to the Tennessee Tech women’s soccer team this season.
Second-year soccer coach Brizard ready for 'normal' preseason camp For second-year Tennessee Tech soccer head coach Daniel Brizard, having a ‘normal’ preseason soccer camp on tap beginning Wednesday is exactly what the doctor ordered.
Golden Eagle soccer players vounteer at Race for the Park In the midst of intense preseason two-a-day workouts, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took time out Friday night to devote their energies toward volunteering at Race for the Park in downtown Cookeville.
Soccer exhibition with Alabama A&M canceled Tennessee Tech’s exhibition soccer match at Alabama A&M scheduled for Thursday has been canceled by the host school.