Bucs place 228 student-athletes on SoCon honor roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 26, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its academic honor roll for the 2018-19 academic year on Wednesday afternoon, including 228 ETSU student-athletes on the list.


ETSU places 56 student-athletes on SoCon Spring All-Academic list

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 25, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its Academic All-Conference selections for the spring semester on Tuesday afternoon, as ETSU placed 56 student-athletes on the prestigious list.


ETSU Baseball Summer Ball Report

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 5, 2019) -- ETSU baseball released its first Summer Ball Report as 16 Buccaneers are playing in leagues across the country this summer.


Southern Conference names Jim Schaus new commissioner

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference has named Ohio University Director of Athletics Jim Schaus its new commissioner, effective July 1. A formal press conference to introduce Schaus will take place at the Southern Conference office in Spartanburg on Wednesday, June 5, at 3 p.m.


ETSU Baseball announces summer camp information

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 4, 2019) -- ETSU baseball head coach Joe Pennucci and his staff announced on Tuesday information regarding its summer camps.


ETSU claims fourth straight Commissioner’s Cup

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 29, 2019) -- Make it four in a row for the Buccaneers!


ETSU eliminated with 11-7 loss to No. 4 Mercer

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 25, 2019) -- ETSU baseball saw an exciting 2019 season draw to an end on Semifinal Saturday at the 2019 Southern Conference Championship tournament, falling to No. 4 Mercer at Fluor Field, 11-7.


Bucs come from behind to eliminate No. 5 Furman, 7-5

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 24, 2019) -- Trailing 5-1 in the late innings, ETSU scored six unanswered runs to shock the No. 5 Furman Paladins with a 7-5 comeback victory at Fluor Field on Friday night.


Bucs edged by No. 2 Wofford in heartbreaker, 2-1

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 23, 2019) -- The No. 6 Bucs saw another strong outing on the mound from its starter, but fell on the wrong end of a pitcher’s duel with a 2-1 loss to No. 2 Wofford as the clock struck midnight Friday morning at Fluor Field.


Lyle, Kaczor lead Bucs past No. 3 UNCG, 4-2

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 22, 2019) -- A three run fifth inning would be all No. 6 ETSU needed to open the 2019 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament on Wednesday, as strong pitching led the Bucs to a 4-2 win over No. 3 UNCG at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C.


ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame Call for Nominations

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2019) -- The ETSU Athletics Department is currently accepting nominations for induction into the 2019 ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame.


ETSU begins conference tournament with UNCG

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 21, 2019) -- The ETSU baseball team begins its quest for a Southern Conference Championship this week, as the No. 6 Bucs open with No. 3 UNCG on Wednesday at 4 p.m. at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C.


Five Bucs earn baseball all-conference honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 20, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its postseason baseball awards on Monday afternoon, listing five Buccaneers as all-conference honorees for the 2019 season.


Bucs earn No. 6 seed and will face UNCG

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 18, 2019) -- The Southern Conference officially released the 2019 conference tournament bracket Saturday evening, announcing ETSU as the No. 6 seed heading into in Greenville. S.C. next week.


Bucs fall to Samford in regular season finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 18, 2019) -- ETSU baseball closed its regular season at Thomas Stadium on Saturday afternoon, as Samford defeated the Bucs by a 9-1 final in Johnson City.


Bucs outlast Samford in 2-1 thriller

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 17, 2019) – ETSU baseball pulled off one of its best wins of the season Friday night at Thomas Stadium, leveling a three game series against the Samford Bulldogs with an exciting 2-1 win.


Baseball drops series opener to Samford, 5-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 16, 2019) -- ETSU ran into a stifling pitching attach on Thursday evening, managing just four hits in a 5-1 loss to Samford in the series opener at Thomas Stadium.


Veteran crafts special Heroes Day helmet for ETSU baseball

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 15, 2019) -- ETSU baseball will unveil a special catcher’s helmet during Thursday’s “Heroes Day” promotion, one that was hand-brushed by US Army Veteran and Tri-Cities resident Chris Arnold.


Bucs to host Samford for eventful final weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 15, 2019) -- ETSU baseball has one last roadblock before the 2019 Southern Conference tournament in South Carolina, as the Bucs welcome the 2019 regular season champions, Samford, to Johnson City for a three game set May 16-18.


Kaczor earns SoCon Student Athlete of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 15, 2019) -- In a week of both regional and national attention for his athletic performance last week, ETSU’s senior pitch Micah Kaczor (Washington, D.C.) added an academic honor to the list on Wednesday afternoon.


Kaczor wins NCWBA National Pitcher of the Week

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (May 14, 2019) -- ETSU’s senior pitcher Micah Kaczor (Washington, D.C.) was named the National Pitcher of the Week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association on Tuesday.


Kaczor named SoCon Pitcher of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 13, 2019) -- ETSU senior pitcher Micah Kaczor (Washington, D.C.) was selected as the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week for May 6-12, the league office announced Monday afternoon.


Baseball game with Gardner-Webb canceled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 13, 2019) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday morning that due to potential weather and travel issues, tonight’s baseball game against Gardner-Webb has been canceled.


Bucs throttle The Citadel to complete sweep, 9-0

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 12, 2019) -- ETSU completed its second shutout in three games while piling on the offense to finish a three-game sweep of The Citadel with a 9-0 victory at Joe Riley Park on Sunday afternoon.


ETSU escapes in extras to edge The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 11, 2019) -- In a tight game that saw some missed opportunities for ETSU, the Bucs came through when it mattered to earn a 3-1 victory in extra innings against The Citadel Saturday afternoon in Charleston, S.C.


Kaczor tosses shutout to blank The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 10, 2019) -- Senior pitcher Micah Kaczor (Washington, D.C.) tossed a three-hit, complete game shutout on Friday in Charleston, S.C. to lead ETSU past The Citadel 4-0 in the series opener at Joe Riley Park.


Baseball game versus Gardner-Webb moved up to Monday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 10, 2019) -- ETSU baseball head coach Joe Pennucci announced Friday afternoon that ETSU’s midweek game against Gardner-Webb has been rescheduled for Monday, May 13 at 6 p.m.


Bucs hope for bounce back series at The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 9, 2019) -- After a hot start to the season, ETSU baseball has dropped seven of their last eight games and will look to bounce back this weekend with a three game series at The Citadel May 10-12 in Charleston, S.C.


Baseball falls in tight series finale, 5-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 5, 2019) -- ETSU baseball suffered a heartbreaking loss in its series finale with UNC Greensboro Sunday afternoon, dropping a tightly-contested 5-4 decision in Johnson City.


Bucs edged by UNCG in low scoring affair

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2019) -- ETSU baseball remained in striking distance the entire way, but could not scrap together enough runs in a 4-2 loss to UNC Greensboro on Saturday morning.


Bucs slip in series opener against UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2019) -- ETSU baseball saw a two run lead slip in a sloppy, five-run fifth inning as UNC Greensboro took the series opener by a final of 7-4 in Johnson City on Friday afternoon.


Weather alters baseball series with UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 2, 2019) -- ETSU baseball begins the May portion of its schedule this weekend with a key Southern Conference series, as the Bucs play host to UNC Greensboro at Thomas Stadium beginning Friday at 3 p.m.


Bucs hold off Bulldogs in Asheville, 10-8

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (April 30, 2019) -- The ETSU offense flipped a switch after being shut out in their last contest, lighting up UNC Asheville en route to a 10-8 victory at Greenwood Baseball Field on Tuesday night.


Bucs look to snap skid at UNC Asheville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 29, 2019) -- After falling on the wrong end of a three game sweep for the first time this season over the weekend, ETSU baseball will look to get on track with a midweek matchup at UNC Asheville on Tuesday at 6 p.m.


Bucs suffer first sweep in shutout at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (April 28, 2019) -- The Bucs will return to Johnson City empty handed this weekend, falling to Mercer in a 6-0 shutout on Sunday at OrthoGeorgia Park in Macon, Ga.


Baseball slips in tight contest at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (April 27, 2019) -- ETSU baseball let another tight lead slip from their fingertips in Macon, Ga. on Saturday, falling 6-3 to Mercer at OrthoGeorgia Park.


Bucs surrender late loss at Mercer, 5-4

MACON, Ga. (April 26, 2019) -- A late three run lead was not enough for ETSU baseball Friday night, as it opened its road conference series with a heartbreaking 5-4 loss to the Mercer Bears at OrthoGeorgia Park in Macon, Ga.


Things to Know: Excellence Fund Auction

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 25, 2019) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is holding its annual Excellence Fund Auction this Saturday, April 27 inside the Grand Ballroom of the Millennium Center.


Baseball moves on to Mercer for weekend series

MACON, Ga. (April 25, 2019) -- Two teams on a collision course will meet in Macon, Ga. for a three game set this weekend, as ETSU baseball looks to remain near the top of the standings against the streaking Mercer Bears beginning Friday at 6 p.m.


Knack, Kaczor make Pitcher of the Year Watch List

LUBBOCK, Texas (April 22, 2019) -- The College Baseball Foundation released its initial 2019 Pitcher of the Year Watch List last week, including both Micah Kaczor (Washington, D.C.) and Landon Knack (Johnson City) among the top arms in the nation.


ETSU baseball vs. Wofford cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 20, 2019) -- ETSU head coach Joe Pennucci announced on Saturday morning that the series finale between the Bucs and Wofford has been cancelled due to weather.


Bucs stumble against Wofford, 10-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 19, 2019) -- ETSU matched Wofford nearly hit for hit Friday night at Thomas Stadium, but could not keep up scoring-wise as the Terriers defeated ETSU 10-4 to even the three-game series.


Friday’s baseball game moved to 4:30 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 19, 2019) -- Due to potential weather constraints this evening, ETSU Athletics announced Friday afternoon that first pitch between ETSU baseball and Wofford would begin at 4:30 p.m. this afternoon.


Bucs topple Terriers in series opener, 7-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2019) -- ETSU baseball picked up some momentum in conference play Thursday evening in Johnson City, knocking off Wofford with a 7-1 win to open a three-game weekend series at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball to host Wofford in pivotal series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 11, 2019) -- Many eyes around the Southern Conference will be on ETSU baseball’s series this weekend, as the Bucs host Wofford in a three-game series April 18-20.


Bucs blank Appalachian State, 4-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 16, 2019) -- ETSU baseball picked up its second shutout win of the season on Tuesday night at Thomas Stadium, blanking cross-state rival Appalachian State en route to a 4-0 victory.


Bucs rekindle oldest rivalry versus Appalachian State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 15, 2019) -- ETSU will rekindle its most storied rivalry on Tuesday at Thomas Stadium, welcoming cross-state rival Appalachian State to Johnson City at 6 p.m. presented by Quillen ETSU Physicians.


Bucs double up Furman to take road series

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 13, 2019) -- ETSU baseball was not discouraged after a heartbreaking loss in the series opener at Furman in Greenville, S.C., surging back on Saturday to win a pair over the Paladins to take another conference series.


Furman walks-off Bucs in 12 innings

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 12, 2019) -- ETSU baseball went to extra innings for the third time this season Friday night, but a walk-off single by Furman’s Dax Roper ultimately downed the Bucs in 12 innings at Latham Stadium, 4-3.


Bucs travel to Furman for three game set

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 11, 2019) – For the second straight weekend, ETSU baseball hits the road for a three game series as the Bucs take on the Furman Paladins April 12-14 in Greenville, S.C.


Bucs edged by Hokies in midweek contest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 10, 2019) -- ETSU found itself locked in a low scoring affair against Virginia Tech on Wednesday at Thomas Stadium, but a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning would ultimately cost the Bucs in a 4-2 loss.


Beam named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 10, 2019) -- ETSU sophomore centerfielder David Beam (Knoxville) was named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for April 3-9, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.


Bucs welcome Virginia Tech for Wednesday Whiteout

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 9, 2019) -- After a road series with VMI this past weekend, the ETSU baseball team returns to Thomas Stadium for a midweek showdown on Wednesday, April 10 against Virginia Tech at 6 p.m.


Bucs drop rubber match to VMI, 6-0

LEXINGTON, Va. (April 7, 2019) -- For the first time this season, ETSU experienced a shutout and a series loss after falling on the wrong end of a 6-0 final to VMI in Sunday’s series finale in Lexington, Va.


Bucs split with VMI to open road series

LEXINGTON, Va. (April 6, 2019) -- ETSU experienced both high and lows to open its first road series of the season at VMI, dropping a 7-6 decision in a continuation from Friday’s opener before striking back with a dominant 14-3 win to level the series Saturday.


Power outage delays series opener at VMI

LEXINGTON, Va. (April 5, 2019) -- ETSU baseball had a 3-1 lead against VMI in the top of the seventh and will carry that lead into Saturday, as an unexpected power outage put the series opener on pause Friday night in Lexington, Va.


Bucs return to conference play at VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2019) -- For the first time this season, ETSU baseball will hit the road for a Southern Conference weekend series as the Bucs face VMI (6-23, 2-4) in a three-game set April 5-7 in Lexington, Va.


Bucs hold off streaking Radford in 6-5 thriller

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2019) -- Thomas Stadium experienced another nail-biter on Tuesday night in midweek action, as ETSU baseball escaped with a 6-5 win over Radford in a tight affair.


Baseball ends home stand against Radford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2019) -- ETSU baseball is 18-2 at home this season and will close out a five game home stand on Tuesday night against the Radford Highlanders. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.


Georgetown snaps ETSU’s win streak, 5-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 31, 2019) -- ETSU’s longest win streak since 2013 came to an end on a cool Sunday afternoon at Thomas Stadium, as Georgetown avoided the sweep with a 5-3 win in the finale.


Bucs hammer Hoyas for seventh straight win, 11-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 30, 2019) -- ETSU baseball earned its seventh straight win with a dominant performance against Georgetown, racking up 14 hits in an 11-1 victory on Saturday at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs blank Georgetown in series opener, 4-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 29, 2019) -- ETSU baseball extended its win streak to six games on Friday night, blanking Georgetown with a 4-0 victory at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball carries win streak into Georgetown series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 28, 2019) -- ETSU baseball owns an all-time program best five sweeps this season and will look to make it six as the Georgetown Hoyas come to Johnson City for a three game set March 29-31.


Bucs walk off UNC Asheville in 12 innings, 7-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 27, 2019) -- Another day…another dramatic finish.


Bucs knock off No. 23 Vols in 6-5 thriller

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (March 25, 2019) -- ETSU baseball validated its scorching hot start at Lindsey Nelson Stadium on Tuesday, edging the No. 23 Tennessee Volunteers with an exciting 6-5 victory.


Daniel Sweeney: A Diamond in the Rough

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 26, 2019) -- It was a rough start on the diamond for ETSU baseball's redshirt senior pitcher Daniel Sweeney.


Bucs face No. 23 Tennessee, UNC Asheville in midweek contests

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 25, 2019) -- ETSU baseball’s busiest week this season has arrived, as the Bucs will play five games over a six day stretch that begins Tuesday with No. 23 Tennessee in Knoxville at 6 p.m.


Bucs sweep Catamounts in first conference series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 24, 2019) -- ETSU Baseball is off to its best 22 game start in program history, adding the exclamation point by completing a three-game sweep in its Southern Conference opener against Western Carolina with a 10-3 win on Sunday.


Bucs hold off Western Carolina to win series, 5-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 23, 2019) -- The Cardiac Bucs have arrived for conference play.


Bucs overcome five run deficit to down Catamounts

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 22, 2019) -- March Madness took on a whole new meaning in Johnson City on Friday, as ETSU Baseball defeated Western Carolina in its Southern Conference opener with a thrilling, come-from-behind 10-9 win at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball opens conference play with Western Carolina

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 21, 2019) -- Coming off one of its hottest starts in history, the ETSU Baseball team will put its 14-5 record to the test as Southern Conference play begins this weekend at home against Western Carolina.


Tennessee limits Buccaneer bats in 5-1 ETSU loss

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 19, 2019) -- ETSU Baseball saw its 12-game home win streak come to an end on Tuesday night, falling to the No. 22 Tennessee Volunteers by a final of 5-1 in Johnson City.


Bucs to host in-state rival No. 22 Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 18, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team has won 12 straight home games to open the 2019 season and will look for the baker’s dozen on Tuesday as it welcomes No. 22 Tennessee to Thomas Stadium at 6 p.m.


Cady’s late homer secures sweep of NJIT, 3-2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 17, 2019) -- Just when it seemed ETSU Baseball’s home unbeaten streak was in jeopardy, the late-inning luck of the Irish turned in favor of the Bucs — resulting in a 3-2 victory over NJIT on St. Patrick's Day.


Baseball downs Highlanders in Saturday twinbill

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 16, 2019) -- Home field advantage remained true for the ETSU Baseball team on Saturday, as the Bucs improved to an 11-0 home record with two wins over NJIT at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball looks to maintain home dominance against NJIT

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 15, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team is off to one of its hottest starts at home in history and will look to continue a nine-game home streak into the weekend against NJIT, beginning with a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m.


Baseball doubles up Georgia State to win series

ATLANTA, Ga. (March 9, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team quickly overcame its heartbreaking loss on Friday night, taking both games of a doubleheader at Georgia State on Saturday to win its first road series of the season.


Bucs edged in extras by Georgia State, 6-5

ATLANTA, Ga. (March 8, 2019) -- For the first time this season, ETSU Baseball went to extra innings. The result was a heartbreaking loss in a 13 inning marathon to Georgia State on Friday in Atlanta, 6-5.


Baseball continues road swing at Georgia State

ATLANTA, Ga. (March 7, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team left straight from its midweek game with Vanderbilt Wednesday and booked to Atlanta, as the Bucs face Georgia State in a weekend series that begins on Friday.


Bucs drop midweek matchup at Vanderbilt, 12-4

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 6, 2019) -- ETSU Baseball found itself in a tight game early on against the nation’s top-ranked team, but Vanderbilt proved to be too much for the Bucs on Wednesday, taking a 12-4 victory at Hawkins Field.


Baseball to clash with top-ranked Commodores

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 5, 2019) -- For the second week in a row, the ETSU baseball team will face a nationally ranked opponent — but this time, the Bucs will face top-ranked Vanderbilt in Nashville on Wednesday.


Bucs accomplish historic sweep with two wins over LIU-Brooklyn

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 2, 2019) -- A memorable weekend came to a fever pitch on Saturday afternoon at Thomas Stadium, as ETSU baseball capped a historic sweep with a pair of 7-2 victories over LIU-Brooklyn.


ETSU athletics announces new deal with Nike, BSN SPORTS

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2019) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Firday that it has reached a new agreement with Nike & BSN SPORTS, as the official apparel, footwear & equipment provider for Buccaneer athletics.


Bucs blast Blackbirds in series opener, 10-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team continued its scorching start at Thomas Stadium on Friday, winning its seventh straight home game with a 10-3 victory over LIU-Brooklyn in the series opener.


Bucs host LIU Brooklyn in hopes to remain hot at home

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team will look to make history in early March this weekend, opening the month with a three game series against LIU Brooklyn at Thomas Stadium beginning Friday, March 1 at 4 p.m.


Baseball struggles at No. 16 Clemson, 14-3

CLEMSON, S.C. (Feb. 26, 2019) -- A nationally ranked Clemson team baffled ETSU’s offense with top-notch pitching, as the Bucs came up on the wrong end of a 14-3 score at Doug Kingsmore Stadium in Clemson.


Baseball travels to No. 24 Clemson Tuesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 25, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team is off to a hot start with a 6-1 record, and the Bucs will put that start to the test with its biggest challenge to date at No. 24 Clemson on Tuesday at 4 p.m.


Bucs complete sweep with two wins over Wagner

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team continued its hot start to the 2019 season, winning both games of a doubleheader to earn the series sweep of Wagner on a windy Sunday in Johnson City.


Pitching paves way for 6-1 win over Wagner

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2019) -- Six unanswered runs and a solid outing by senior Micah Kazcor on the mound led to a 6-1 series-opening win for ETSU Baseball against Wagner on Saturday afternoon.


Baseball moves to Saturday single game at 3 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2019) -- ETSU Baseball announced that due to the timing of Saturday’s weather, first pitch for the series opener vs. Wagner would be pushed to a 3 p.m. start time.


Baseball announces schedule changes for weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2019) -- Due to inclement weather anticipated in the area, ETSU Baseball has announced that Friday’s game against Wagner will be moved to a Saturday doubleheader, beginning at 12 p.m.


Baseball welcomes Wagner for weekend series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team returns to the friendly confines of Thomas Stadium for a weekend series against Wagner College, set for Feb. 22-24 in Johnson City.


Baseball drops midweek matchup at Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Feb. 19, 2019) -- The ETSU Baseball team dropped its first game of the season on Tuesday afternoon, as ACC contender Virginia Tech defeated the Bucs 9-3 at English Field at Union Park.


Bucs play Virginia Tech Tuesday at 2 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2019) -- After a perfect 3-0 start to the season this past weekend, the ETSU Baseball team will hit the road for the first time to face a formidable foe in Virginia Tech Tuesday.


Greer wins SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 18, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its first 2019 Player of the Week following opening weekend, awarding ETSU’s junior catcher Jackson Greer (Knoxville, Tenn.) with his first career honor.


Bucs clinch sweep of Iona with 14-4 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2019) -- It was a perfect opening weekend for ETSU Baseball, as the Bucs once again brought the offense to close a three-game sweep of Iona Sunday afternoon with a 14-4 win.


Bucs bring offense in 14-3 win over Iona

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2019) -- ETSU baseball overcame a three run deficit in the opening frame Saturday against Iona in a big way, scoring 14 unanswered runs in a 14-3 onslaught to clinch the season opening series in Johnson City.


Greer’s late homer gives Bucs opening day win, 4-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2019) -- One swing of the bat made all the difference for ETSU on opening day, as a late two-run homer in the eighth inning propelled the Bucs to a 4-3 win over Iona at Thomas Stadium Friday afternoon.


ETSU Athletics makes improvements and renovations to Thomas Stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2019) -- With the 2019 baseball season approaching, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics made numerous renovations to Thomas Stadium this past offseason.


2019 Preview: ETSU Baseball opens at 1 p.m. Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2019) -- The second season of the Joe Pennucci era begins Friday afternoon for ETSU Baseball, as the Bucs are set to host the Iona Gaels at 1 p.m. inside Thomas Stadium in Johnson City.


Ivy Click wins final season ticket sweepstakes edition

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2019) -- With ETSU Baseball’s opening day one day away, the ETSU Athletics Department announced its final winner of the Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes.


Giambalvo named to Stopper of the Year Preseason Watch List

GREENVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 11, 2019) -- The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced its preseason watch list for the 15th annual 2019 Stopper of the Year Award on Monday, a list that included ETSU’s senior closer James Giambalvo (Alhambra, Calif.).


Beam, Smith earn SoCon preseason baseball honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 7, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its preseason baseball rankings Thursday afternoon, as ETSU was selected to finish fourth by the conference coaches and fifth in the media poll.


Baseball announces final season ticket sweepstakes opportunity

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2019) -- As an initiative to award its early season ticket buyers, ETSU Athletics announced its final round of the 2019 ETSU Baseball Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes on Thursday morning.


D1 Baseball picks ETSU fourth in preseason poll

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2019) -- D1 Baseball writer Mark Etheridge released his 2019 Southern Conference baseball preview and projected standings this week, slating the Bucs to finish fourth in the standings.


Baseball announces game times for 2019 season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2019) -- With baseball season three weeks away, ETSU head coach Joe Pennucci announced Friday morning the game times for ETSU’s 33 home games in 2019.


Fourth round of baseball Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes announced

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 18, 2019) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced its fourth round of the 2019 ETSU Baseball Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes, while also announcing the winner of the first pitch prize on Friday.


Baseball begins third round of Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 3, 2019) -- Based on its recent success, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Thursday that it would continue to award its 2019 ETSU Baseball season ticket holders with more opportunities to win prizes with the Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes.


ETSU Baseball continues Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes, announces first winner

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2018) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced its first winner of the “ETSU Baseball Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes” on Thursday.


ETSU Baseball announces Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2018) -- With the 2019 baseball season approaching, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced a new initiative to reward its season ticket holders on Wednesday — the “ETSU Baseball Season Ticket Holder Sweepstakes.”


ETSU Baseball releases 2019 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 28, 2018) -- ETSU head baseball coach Joe Pennucci officially announced the 2019 baseball schedule for the upcoming season Wednesday afternoon — presented by BrightRidge.


Student-athletes host "A Buccaneer Christmas" for 18th year in a row

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2018) -- For the 18th year in a row, ETSU student-athletes came together to bring the spirit of the holidays to local children, taking the annual “A Buccaneer Christmas” event to an off-campus site for the first time.


Bucs complete second annual Bat Blast event

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 16, 2018) -- The ETSU baseball team wrapped up its fall season earlier this week by holding its second annual Bat Blast event at Thomas Stadium this past Wednesday.


Baseball Bucs return to Bristol Motor Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2018) -- For the second year in a row, the ETSU baseball team and nearby Bristol Motor Speedway partnered together as the Bucs performed workout drills on the racetrack Wednesday afternoon.


ETSU Athletics marks new year with family photo

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2018) -- With students returning to campus and classes starting earlier this week, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics held a Buccaneer Welcome event on Tuesday night inside Greene Stadium.


ETSU Game Time app launches new updates

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2018) -- As the start of the 2018 football season approaches, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is encouraging fans to update and/or download the ETSU Game Time app.


Taking the Initiative: ETSU Athletics 2017-18 Year In Review

ETSU athletics enjoyed an excellent year of success in the classroom, in the community and in the arena. Take a look back at this memorable 365 days in "Taking the Initiative," a story told though Adobe Spark. Click on the link to the right. Loading time may vary.


Bucs land school record 229 student-athletes on SoCon Honor Roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 10, 2018) – The ETSU Department of Athletics turned in a record-breaking academic year in 2017-18, as the Southern Conference announced its Honor Roll list Tuesday afternoon.


ETSU places 47 student-athletes on SoCon Spring Academic All-Conference

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 9, 2018) -- The Southern Conference announced its Academic All-Conference selections for the spring semester Monday afternoon, as ETSU placed 47 on the prestigious list.


12 Days of Cheer!

As 2018 comes to a close, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to look back at some of the top moments this past year in a special segment called 12 Days of Cheer!