ETSU Men Cruise to Crown at High Point Invite, Women Strong in Sixth-Place Showing

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 12, 2018) -- In a season full of good weekends for ETSU Cross Country, Friday may have marked their best, with the men pulling away from the field to make it two consecutive years with a meet title, while the women set the tone with consistency at the HPU VertCross Invitational.


Bucs Head to High Point Invite for SoCon Tuneup

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2018) – With a trio of top-five finishes for the men and two third-place finishes for the women already achieved this season, head coach George Watts’ ETSU Cross Country runners return to competition in Kernersville, N.C. for their final race before the Southern Conference championship meet.


Six Buccaneers earn SoCon Athlete of the Month honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 4, 2018) – After a month of highlights for the ETSU Athletics Department, the awards kept pouring in for the Blue and Gold, as six Buccaneers earned Southern Conference Athlete of the Month honors for September, announced the league office on Thursday.


Varghese Bests 250 Runners, Paces Fifth-Place Bucs With Third-Place Finish

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 29, 2018) -- In a loaded field at the 17th Annual Louisville XC Classic, sophomore Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) streaked to the front of the pack and never looked back, finishing third amongst the 252 athletes representing 29 teams in the men’s gold race at Tom Sawyer Park.


Bucs Back to Work at Louisville XC Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 28, 2018) -- With two weekends complete of their 2018 season, ETSU men’s and women’s cross country haven’t finished outside the top-three as a team, Saturday attempting to extend that streak to a perfect three-for-three at Tom Sawyer Park.


Trio of Top-5 Finishes Lead Bucs at Virginia Tech Alumni Invite

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Sept. 14, 2018) -- In its second meet of the year, ETSU Cross Country placed three individuals in the top five across the men’s and women’s events at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invite, which was held Friday evening from the Buford Meredith Cross Country Course in Blacksburg, Va.


Bucs Still Set for Blacksburg Trip

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2018) -- As of 12:30 pm EDT on Thursday, ETSU's cross country teams are still scheduled to take part in the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational tomorrow in Blacksburg, Va. Concerns surrounding Hurricane Florence have led Virginia Tech to postpone its women’s soccer match against Virginia on Friday, and cancel its home football game against East Carolina on Saturday. Virginia Tech has put up two websites for weather-related updates. Both are included in the “Related Links” section at the upper right of this page.


Both Bucs Teams Claim 3rd at Covered Bridge

BOONE, N.C. (August 31, 2018) -- Each of ETSU's cross country teams finished 3rd in the season-opening Covered Bridge Open, Friday at the Don Kennedy Trails in Boone, N.C. The men's team totaled 68 points to finish behind Florida State and the host school, Appalachian State. The women's squad ended with 102 points, likewise finishing behind the Seminoles and Mountaineers. Ten teams ran in the men’s meet, nine in the women’s.


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.