2002-03 News Archive
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June 30, 2003 | Men's Golf
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- During its regular quarterly meeting here Friday, the Tennessee Board of Regents granted formal approval to the golf practice facility now under construction on the south border of the East Tennessee State University campus. The complex will be called The Frederick B. Warren-William B. Greene Jr. Golf Center , honoring one of the most successful collegiate golf coaches in the country and one of the ETSU golf program's strongest benefactors. ...
June 30, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State University men's basketball coach Murry Bartow announced Monday that former Memphis White Station standout Travis Strong (Memphis) has signed a grant-in-aid to play basketball for the Buccaneers this season. ...
June 26, 2003 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 26, 2003) - East Tennessee State head coach Lindsey Devine announced Thursday that Jennifer Sartor has signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball for the Buccaneers....
June 20, 2003 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 20, 2003) - East Tennessee State head volleyball coach Lindsey Devine announced Friday the signing of three players, Lauren Madzia (London, Ontario), Andrea Piercy (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan), and Kelsey Sherich (Ogallala, Neb.) to National Letters of Intent, while Kim Terrell (Charlotte, N.C.) has verbally committed to join the Buccaneers for the upcoming 2003 season....
June 17, 2003 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 17, 2003) - East Tennessee State volleyball has released its schedule for the upcoming 2003 season. The Buccaneers will compete in 31 regular-season matches, which will also include four highly competitive tournaments starting with Virginia Tech's Hokie Classic. ...
June 17, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 17, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's assistant track and field coach Michelle Byrne announced Tuesday that thrower Jessica Bush (Southern Pines, N.C.) and sprinter Jennifer Knox (Connelly Springs, N.C.) have signed national letters of intent to join the Buccaneers in the 2003-04 season. ...
June 16, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State seniors Tony Tiller (Lithonia, Ga.) and Aaron Bass (Clinton, Tenn.) both were rated highly in Division I-AA preseason position rankings released recently by The Sports Network....
June 16, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State head women's basketball coach Karen Kemp announced Monday the signing of two additional players to this year's recruiting class. Junior college transfers Kristin Klemm (Cookeville, Tenn.) and Jennifer West (Sylvania, Ala.) haved signed National Letters of Intent to join the Buccaneers for the 2003-04 season. ...
June 11, 2003 | General News
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (June 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State tied for second place in the Commissioner's Cup Standings with 67 points and seventh in the Germann Cup Standings with 59.5 points. The Southern Conference awards the Commissioner's Cup and Germann Cup annually to the top men's and women's athletic programs in the conference. ...
June 10, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 10, 2003) - Former East Tennessee State men's basketball standout and Harlem Globetrotter Rodney English has accepted the position as the Buccaneer's assistant women's basketball coach. ...
June 10, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 10, 2003) - For 38 years, Jerry Robertson has dedicated his time and efforts to the betterment of the East Tennessee State University Athletics Department, gaining an enviable reputation as one of the finest athletic trainers in the country. ...
June 05, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior pitcher/center fielder Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) was selected by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday in the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft....
June 01, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 1, 2003) - ETSU junior David Haefner (Hamburg, N.Y.) finished 19th in the 3000-meter steeplechase Saturday evening from the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Mideast Regional Championships hosted by Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. The top five finishers automatically qualified for the NCAA National Championships....
May 30, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 30, 2003) - ETSU sophomore distance runner Brad Yewer (Newbury, England) competed in the 1,500 meters Friday afternoon from the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Mideast Regional Championships hosted by Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio....
May 27, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 27, 2003) - Having already been named to the All-Southern Conference first team by the league's coaches, East Tennessee State junior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) has earned the same honor from the Southern Conference Sports Media Association....
May 22, 2003 | Baseball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) was named to the All-Southern Conference first team by the league's coaches Wednesday night from the conference tournament in Charleston, S.C....
May 18, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
ATLANTA, Ga. (May 18, 2003) - Patiently waiting through hours of delays due to severe weather and malfunctions in the timing system, members of the East Tennessee State University men's and women's outdoor track teams finally had their last opportunity of the spring to reach NCAA regional qualifying marks during the Georgia Tech Invitational this past weekend. ...
May 17, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 17, 2003) - The potent Georgia Southern offense put 20 runs on the scoreboard in the first three innings of play Saturday afternoon against East Tennessee State, and went on to a 22-3 victory in the regular season finale for both teams from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
May 17, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUBURN, Ala. (May 17, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University men's golf team finished the third and final round of the NCAA East Regional Saturday at the Auburn University Club, posting a score of 22-over-par 886 (297-296-293) and placing 12th in the 27-team field. ...
May 16, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 15, 2003) - Georgia Southern scored four runs in the top of the first inning against East Tennessee State, and cruised to a 14-4 victory in the opener of the final Southern Conference series of the regular season Thursday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
May 16, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 16, 2003) - Georgia Southern scored five runs in the top of the ninth and held on in the bottom of the inning to defeat East Tennessee State, 12-10, in a wild matchup Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
May 16, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUBURN, Ala. (May 16, 2003) - With one round to play in the NCAA East Regional at the Auburn University Club, the East Tennessee State men's golf team is six strokes removed from 10th place and a berth in the NCAA Championships to be played May 27-30 in Stillwater, Okla. ...
May 15, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUBURN, Ala. (May 15, 2003) - After one round of the NCAA East Regional at the Auburn University Club, the East Tennessee State men's golf team is still within striking distance of an all-important Top 10 finish and a bid to the NCAA Championships to be played May 27-30 in Stillwater, Okla. The Buccaneers shot a team score of 9-over-par 297 Thursday and are four strokes behind 10th-place Vanderbilt. ...
May 14, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 15, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University baseball team took a break from the heat of their Southern Conference battles to volunteer time Wednesday at the Johnson City First Christian Church Preschool Field Day. ...
May 14, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUBURN, Ala. (May 14, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University men's golf team participated in a practice round Wednesday at the Auburn University Club in preparation for today's start of the NCAA East Regional. ETSU, along with 26 other teams, will be battling over the next three days for a Top 10 finish at the regional -- this would earn the Bucs a trip to the NCAA Championships May 27-30 in Stillwater, Okla. ...
May 12, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 12, 2003) - East Tennessee State scored 11 runs in the first two innings then withheld a late Tennessee Tech rally to defeat the Golden Eagles, 11-9, Monday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
May 11, 2003 | Baseball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 11, 2003) - Furman rallied for six runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, proving to be the deciding factor in a 9-4 Paladin victory over East Tennessee State Sunday afternoon from rainy Furman Baseball Stadium in Greeneville, S.C. ...
May 10, 2003 | Baseball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 10, 2003) - Furman got strong starting pitching for the second consecutive night to defeat East Tennessee State, 8-0, Saturday night from Furman Baseball Stadium in Greeneville, S.C. ...
May 10, 2003 | Softball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 10, 2003) - Freshman Janine Sprague (Hillsborough, N.C.) ignited the East Tennessee State offense as fifth-seeded ETSU eliminated top-seeded College of Charleston, 2-0, in the semifinal game of the 2003 Southern Conference softball championships being played at Frost Stadium in Chattanooga. With the win, East Tennessee State advances to face the Lady Mocs in the championship game of the tournament....
May 10, 2003 | Softball
Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 10, 2003) -- In dramatic fashion, East Tennessee State scored a run in the bottom of the seventh inning to defeat Chttanooga, 1-0, in the championship game of the 2003 Southern Conference tournament. ...
May 10, 2003 | Softball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 10, 2003) -- Chattanooga's Melissa Ramirez stroked a two-run double to left field in the bottom of the third inning en route to defeating East Tennessee State, 10-1, in a second and deciding game to win the 2003 Southern Conference tournament at Frost Stadium in Chattanooga. ...
May 09, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 9, 2003) -- East Tennessee State baseball fans will be able to follow all of this weekend's action on the internet, as the Buccaneers get set to face Furman in a three-game series at Greenville, S.C. ...
May 09, 2003 | Baseball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 9, 2003) - East Tennessee State held a 2-1 lead going into the bottom of the ninth, but Furman rallied for two runs in the final frame to come away with a 3-2 victory over the Bucs Friday night from Furman Baseball Stadium in Greenville, S.C....
May 09, 2003 | Softball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (May 9, 2003) - East Tennessee State's Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) hit a walk-off home run to score two in the bottom of the tenth inning as fifth-seeded East Tennessee State defeated top-seeded College of Charleston, 5-3, in game seven of the 2003 Southern Conference softball championships being played at Frost Field in Chattanooga. ...
May 09, 2003 | Softball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 9, 2003) - Chattanooga's Melissa Ramirez hit her second multi-run home run of the day in fourth inning en route to a 8-0 Chattanooga win over East Tennessee State in game eleven of the 2003 Southern Conference Softball Championships being held at Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn. The loss ends an eight-game winning streak for the Buccaneers. ...
May 08, 2003 | Softball
Spartanburg, S.C. (May 8, 2003) -- Four members of the East Tennessee State softball team were named All-Southern Conference at the league's annual Softball banquet Wednesday night. ...
May 08, 2003 | Softball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 8, 2003) - Game one of the 2003 Southern Conference Softball Championships at Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn., began Thursday morning as the sun appeared in Chattanooga for the first time in several days. Game one pitted the East Tennessee State Bucs against the Eagles of Georgia Southern, where ETSU emerged with a 4-2 victory. ...
May 06, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 6, 2003) -- East Tennessee State has garnered a No. 5 seed at this year's Southern Conference Softball Championships in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...
May 06, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 6, 2003) - In cooperation with the Mountain Empire Sports Medicine Society, the East Tennessee State University athletics department and BucSports Medicine Center are offering high school and middle school teams an opportunity to undergo athletic assessments for the 2003-04 school year. ...
May 05, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 5, 2003) - Tuesday night's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech has been cancelled due to inclement weather in Cookeville, Tenn....
May 05, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State head football coach Paul Hamilton released the team's finalized 2003 schedule on Monday. ...
May 05, 2003 | Men's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 5, 2003) - The East Tennessee State men's golf team received an invitation to the 2003 NCAA East Regional Monday following an announcement by the NCAA Division I men's golf committee. ...
May 05, 2003 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY (May 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State women's golf coach Stefanie Reynolds announced Monday that Morristown native Vanessa Breeding has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Buccaneers. ...
May 04, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2003) - UNC Asheville tied their season-high in runs scored in defeating East Tennessee State 15-1 Sunday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The win gives the Bulldogs a weekend sweep of the Bucs, having won both ends of a doubleheader Saturday afternoon in Asheville, N.C....
May 04, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2003) -- East Tennessee State defeated Appalachian State 3-2 in the regular-season finale from Metro-Kiwanis Park Sunday. ETSU finishes the season an even 24-24 overall and 10-10 in Southern Conference play, while the Mountaineers end at 15-34 (4-16 SoCon). ...
May 03, 2003 | Baseball
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (May 3, 2003) -- UNC Asheville scored three times in the bottom ofthe ninth inning to win the first game and then got great pitching in the second game to earn a doubleheader sweep over visiting East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon at Greenwood Field. ETSU fell 5-4 in game one and lost game two by a score of 6-3. ...
May 03, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's softball team pulled out a pair of one-run victories over Appalachian State (15-33, 4-15 SoCon) Saturday at Metro-Kiwanis Park, as the Buccaneers (23-24, 9-10) improved their current winning streak to five games. ...
May 03, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (May 3, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's Kim Simmons (Knoxville, Tenn.) won the women's 400 meters, Saturday afternoon, in front of her home crowd in Knoxville as the Buccaneers participated in the 2003 Gatorade Classic. ...
May 02, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 2, 2003) - Due to scheduling conflicts, there have been changes made to this weekend's baseball games between East Tennessee State and UNC Asheville....
May 01, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 1, 2002) - Head coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday the signing of Houma, La., native Aaron Scott to a national letter of intent with the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team. ...
April 30, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State baseball pitcher Jarrod Hyder (Elizabethton, Tenn.) has been named the TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athlete of the Week for the week of April 22-29. ...
April 29, 2003 | Baseball
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (April 29, 2003) - East Tennessee State scored a run in the bottom of the seventh to break a 4-4 tie and held on to win the second annual Kingsport Baseball Classic over Virginia Tech, 5-4, Tuesday night from Hunter Wright Stadium in Kingsport, Tenn. The ETSU victory avenged a 12-4 loss to the Hokies on Mar. 18 from English Field in Blacksburg, Va. ...
April 29, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 29, 2003) -- Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.), one of the most prolific receivers in East Tennessee State football history, agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the New York Jets. He will sign the contract at the team's upcoming minicamp in East Rutherford, N.J. ...
April 28, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Monday that Sullivan North High School pitcher Brandon Summey (Kingsport, Tenn.) has signed a national letter of intent to join the Buccaneer baseball program for the 2004 season....
April 28, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 28, 2003) - Julia McChain (Dale City, Va.) has been named the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 28. McChain led the Bucs to a 2-0 record over the weekend in which East Tennessee State swept conference opponent Furman. ...
April 27, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 27, 2003) - East Tennessee State scattered a season-high 20 hits off of five Davidson pitchers as ETSU (13-27, 9-14 SoCon) handily defeated the Wildcats 16-3 at Howard Johnson Field Sunday. ...
April 27, 2003 | Softball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 27, 2003)- East Tennessee State's Lindsay Lane (Erwin, Tenn.) and Janine Sprague (Hillsborough, N.C.) each blasted two-run homers and Julia McChain (Dale City, Va.) tossed 4.2 innings of scoreless relief as the Buccaneers defeated Furman 4-0 to sweep their three-game Southern Conference series Sunday at Pepsi Stadium....
April 26, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 26, 2003) - Trailing 6-5 heading into the top of the ninth inning, Davidson put together a dramatic two-out rally to score seven runs and take a 12-6 win over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference baseball action Saturday at Howard Johnson Field....
April 26, 2003 | Softball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 26, 2003) - East Tennessee State fashioned a five-run sixth inning, including a two-run double by Miranda Byerly (Asheville, N.C.), to defeat Furman 6-3 and sweep a key Southern Conference doubleheader Saturday at Pepsi Stadium....
April 25, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 25, 2003) - East Tennessee State freshman Jordan Abromovitz (South Park, Pa.) said it was the biggest hit of his college career. For the Buccaneers, it was certainly one of the most important hits of their season. ...
April 24, 2003 | Baseball
CLEMSON, S.C. (April 23. 2003) - East Tennessee State battled No. 20 Clemson Wednesday night to extra innings, but a three-run homer in the bottom of the 12th gave the Tigers a 6-3 victory over the Bucs from Doug Kingsmore Stadium in Clemson, S.C....
April 24, 2003 | Softball
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (April 23, 2003) - East Tennessee State's road woes continued Wednesday afternoon as Tennessee Tech rallied to an 8-7 win in eight innings in the opener, then shutout the Buccaneers in game two, 1-0. ...
April 24, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 24, 2003) - East Tennessee State University women's basketball player, Kiya Verdell (Hartwell, Ga.), has been chosen as the university's representative for the 2003 NCAA Leadership Conference to be held May 25-29 at the Coronado Springs Resort and Walt Disney World Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. ...
April 22, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 22, 2003) - Gardner-Webb scored a run in the top of the ninth on a wild pitch to break a tie and held on for a 4-3 victory over East Tennessee State Tuesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
April 22, 2003 | Women's Golf
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (April 22, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University women's golf team was unable to make up any ground Tuesday in the final round of the Southern Conference Women's Golf Championships, finishing fifth with a three-day total of 944 at the Waynesville Golf and Country Club. ...
April 22, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State University President Dr. Paul E. Stanton Jr. and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dave Mullins announced Tuesday that Murry Bartow will be joining the Buccaneer family as head coach of the men's basketball program. ...
April 21, 2003 | Women's Golf
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (April 21, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University women's golf team made up one position during Monday's second round of the Southern Conference Championshiops at the Waynesville Golf and Country Club, but the Bucs are still several strokes back of front-running Western Carolina entering Tuesday's third and final round....
April 21, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 21, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's, Kim Simmons set the Buccaneer 400-meter record, Saturday, at the Southern Conference Outdoor Championships. The junior's time of 54.96 broke the record held by Jennifer Howard (55.01). ...
April 20, 2003 | Baseball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 20, 2003) The Citadel scored the game-winning run on a wild pitch in a 5-4 win over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C. ...
April 20, 2003 | Men's Golf
STATESBORO, Ga. (April 20, 2003) - Georgia Southern fired a final round 288 (even-par) on Sunday to claim a two-stroke victory in the 2003 Southern Conference Men's Golf Championships held at the par-72, 6,962-yard Forest Heights Country Club. ...
April 20, 2003 | Women's Golf
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (April 20, 2003) - The East Tennessee State women's golf team shot a team score of 320 to finish the first round of the Southern Conference Women's Golf Championships in sixth place Sunday at the Waynesville Golf and Country Club. ...
April 19, 2003 | Baseball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 19, 2003) - The Citadel scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat East Tennessee State, 9-4, in Southern Conference baseball action Saturday afternoon in Riley Park in Charleston, S.C. The win for the Bulldogs snapped a seven-game losing streak. ...
April 19, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 19, 2003) - In a game highlighted by defensive dominance and a No. 2 offensive squad that made things interesting at the end, the Blue team defeated the Gold squad 8-6 as the East Tennessee State University football team wrapped up spring practice with its annual Blue-Gold Game Saturday at Memorial Stadium. ...
April 19, 2003 | Men's Golf
STATESBORO, Ga. (April 19, 2003) - Senior James Johnson (Barbados) continued his strong play during the second round of the Southern Conference Championships Saturday at the Forest Heights Country Club, overcoming a triple bogey on No. 15 and tallying birdies on two of his remaining three holes to fire a 2-under-par 70. ...
April 19, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State (18-22, 4-11 SoCon) held a commanding 7-0 lead over Georgia Southern, but the Eagles rallied back with eight runs in the top of the sixth inning to claim an 8-7 victory over ETSU from Kiwanis Park Saturday afternoon. ...
April 19, 2003 | Men's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 19, 2003) - Number one-seeded College of Charleston won the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championship against second-seeded East Tennessee State, 4-1, Saturday from the Donald C. Bunch Courts at the Earle Tennis Center on The Citadel's campus in Charleston, S.C. ...
April 19, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
BOONE, N.C. (April 19, 2003) - East Tennessee State University track and field teams finished the final day of the 2003 Southern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships with two SoCon titles from junior high jumper, Cheryl Howard (Wyalusing, Pa.), and sophomore distance runner Brad Yewer (Newbury, England). The Buccaneer women finished fifth overall, while the men finished sixth....
April 18, 2003 | Baseball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 18, 2003) -- Senior Jarrod Hyder (Elizabethton, Tenn.) pitched 7.2 innings allowing one run on nine hits to lead East Tennessee State over The Citadel 2-1 in Southern Conference baseball action Friday evening from Riley Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...
April 18, 2003 | Men's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State senior James Johnson (Barbados) shot a 3-under 69 Friday to claim the individual lead after the first day of play at the Southern Conference Championships being held this weekend at the par-72, 6,972-yard Forest Heights Country Club. ...
April 18, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2003) - Georgia Southern used a five run fourth inning to down East Tennessee State 5-3 in the second game Friday at Kiwanis Park, after the Buccaneers defeated GSU in the first game 4-2....
April 18, 2003 | Men's Tennis
CHARLESTON, SC - Number two seeded East Tennessee State defeats the closely ranked number three seeded Furman University, 4-1, in the third round of the Southern Conference Men's Championships at Donald C. Bunch Courts located at The Citadel. ...
April 18, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
BOONE, N.C. (April 18, 2003) -- Day one of the 2003 Southern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships concluded this evening at a very soggy Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, N.C. Buccaneer juniors, David Haefner and Emily Chaney , had second and third place finishes Friday....
April 17, 2003 | Men's Tennis
CHARLESTON, SC (April 17, 2003) - Second-seeded East Tennessee State topped seventh-seeded Georgia Southern, 4-1, in the second round of the Southern Conference Men's Tennis Championships at Donald C. Bunch Courts on The Citadel's campus....
April 17, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 17, 2003) - Ranked number one in the Southern Conference, the Furman Paladins defeated the eighth-seeded Buccaneers, 4-0, in the second round of the Southern Conference Championships at the City of Charleston Farmfield Courts. ...
April 16, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 15, 2003) - East Tennessee State and Tennessee treated the season-high 1,039 fans at Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. to a heated baseball matchup between in-state rivals. But in the end, the Volunteers had too much firepower as they outlasted the Bucs, 8-6, Tuesday night. ...
April 16, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 16, 2003) - Erwin, Tenn., native Lindsay Lane's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 11th inning drove in sophomore Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) for the game-winning run as East Tennessee State defeated Winthrop 2-1 in the first game of Friday's doubleheader at Kiwanis-Metro Park. ...
April 16, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 16, 2003) - Eighth-seeded East Tennessee State topped ninth seeded Appalachian State, 5-2, in the first round of the Southern Conference Women's Tennis Championships at Earle Tennis Center on the campus of The Citadel this morning. ...
April 14, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 14, 2003) - East Tennessee State University President Dr. Paul E. Stanton Jr. named Dave Mullins the school's new Director of Intercollegiate Athletics during a news conference Monday morning at the D.P. Culp University Center. ...
April 13, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 13, 2003) - The College of Charleston Cougars withstood a spirited rally by East Tennessee State in the final two innings to hold on for a 17-16 victory in the finale of a three-game series Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
April 13, 2003 | Men's Golf
RALEIGH, N.C. (April 13, 2003) - East Tennessee State senior James Johnson (Barbados) shot an even-par 71 on the final day of the Intercollegiate at Raleigh Country Club to finish tied for eighth (71-69-71=211 -2), helping the Buccaneers to a tie for 10th place in the talent-laden field Sunday at the Par 71, 6,782-yard course....
April 13, 2003 | Softball
Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (April 13, 2003) - Jacquie Rothey went four-for-four to lead the Cougars to an 8-1 victory over the East Tennessee State Bucs in softball action this afternoon at Patriots Point in Mt. Pleasant, SC. ...
April 13, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, TENN. (April 13, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team fell to Wofford, 4-3, Sunday afternoon in their final regular season match. ...
April 12, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 12, 2003) - The potent offense of College of Charleston had big innings in the sixth and seventh frames Saturday afternoon against East Tennessee State and held on to take game two in a three-game SoCon weekend series, 14-7, from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
April 12, 2003 | Softball
Mt. Pleasant, S.C.(April 12, 2003) - The College of Charleston combined for 25 hits, including five from Jacquie Rothey and six from Keyta Lawson to sweep the East Tennessee State Bucs, 6-1 and 12-4, in softball action this afternoon at Patriots Point. ...
April 12, 2003 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (April 12, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team cruised to a 5-2 Southern Conference victory over Appalachian State, Saturday afternoon, at the ETSU Tennis Complex. ...
April 12, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
Knoxville, Tenn. (April 12, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's 4x100 meter realy team were the lone Buccaneer competitors in day two of the Sea Ray Relays, hosted by the University of Tennessee. ...
April 11, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 11, 2003) - Friday's Southern Conference baseball matchup between East Tennessee State and College of Charleston was a pitchers' duel for the first six innings before the Cougars plated nine runs in the final three innings to defeat the Bucs, 11-2....
April 11, 2003 | Softball
Charleston, S.C. (April 11, 2003) - East Tennessee state's doubleheader at Charleston Southern for Friday, April 11, has been cancelled due to rain. ...
April 11, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team earned at least a share of the 2003 Southern Conference championship after defeating Chattanooga 5-2 Friday afternoon indoors at Memorial Center. It is the Buccaneers sixth regular season title and first since 2000, as ETSU wraps up the regular season with a 14-6 overall record and 8-1 mark in the SoCon....
April 11, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
Knoxville, Tenn. (April 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's Brad Yewer , the lone Buccaneer participant at the Sea Ray Relays hosted by the University of Tennessee, set a lifetime best and a regional qualifying time on Friday....
April 10, 2003 | Men's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 10, 2003) - East Tennessee State University men's golfer Chase Baldwin (Brandon, Fla.) has been named the Southern Conference men's golfer of the week for the week of April 9. ...
April 09, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (April 9, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team continued its quest for its sixth regular season Southern Conference title Wednesday, as the Buccaneers defeated Appalachian State by a score of 6-1. ...
April 08, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2003) - Tuesday night's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech has been cancelled due to inclement weather in the Johnson City area. There has been no makeup date announced at this time....
April 08, 2003 | Women's Golf
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (April 8, 2003) - Heavy rains postponed the final day of play at the Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invitational Tuesday at the Shadow Ridge Golf Club, with the East Tennessee State University women's golf team finishing in a tie for 3rd place with Samford University at 21-over-par. ...
April 08, 2003 | Women's Golf
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (April 8, 2003) - During first round play Monday at the Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invitational, East Tennessee State University sophomore Alysa Few (London, Ontario Canada) became only the second Lady Buc player ever to score a hole-in-one. ...
April 08, 2003 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State University head women's soccer coach Heather Henson has released the Buccaneers 2003 soccer schedule. ...
April 07, 2003 | Women's Golf
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (April 7, 2003) - Thunderstorms may have postponed the second round of the Southern Miss Lady Eagle Invitational Monday at the Shadow Ridge Golf Club, but the East Tennessee State Univesity women's golf team certainly took advantage of the first round....
April 07, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (April 7, 2003) - After losing its first Southern Conference match of the season, the East Tennessee State men's tennis team has won six straight after defeating Wofford 6-1 Monday afternoon at the ETSU Tennis Center. With the win, the Buccaneers overall record now stands at 12-6, while they improve to 6-1 in the SoCon. ...
April 06, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 6, 2003) - The first game of this weekend's Southern Conference series between College of Charleston and East Tennessee State has been rescheduled. Friday's game from Cardinal Park, originally set for 7 p.m., will instead be played at 3 p.m....
April 06, 2003 | Baseball
BOONE, N.C. (April 6, 2003) East Tennessee State saw its first seven batters of the game score to take a 7-0 lead before Appalachian State University took its first cuts, but ETSU found itself trailing by one run in the ninth before scoring eight straight in its final at-bat to win, 19-12. ...
April 06, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUGUSTA, Ga. (April 6, 2003) -- On a day when rain delayed the start of the final round at the Cleveland Golf/Augusta State Invitational, the East Tennessee State men's golf team finished with an 11th-place finish thanks to a team score of 7-under-par 875 Sunday at the Forest Hills Golf Club. ...
April 06, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 6, 2003) - Chattanooga edged East Tennessee State 5-2 in softball action from Kiwanis-Metro Park Sunday. The Mocs' Melissa Ramirez and Lindsey Brown each went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBIs, as ETSU fell to 16-16 overall and 3-5 in the Southern Conference. ...
April 06, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (April 6, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team improved to 11-6 this spring and 5-1 in the Southern Conference with a 4-3 victory over Georgia Southern at the ETSU Tennis Center Sunday. ...
April 06, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 6, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's tennis team fell, 6-1, to third ranked Chattanooga Sunday afternoon at the ETSU Tennis Complex. ...
April 05, 2003 | Baseball
BOONE, N.C. (April 5, 2003) Appalachian State registered early leads in both games and used solid starting pitching to sweep East Tennessee State 7-3 and 8-5 in a Southern Conference doubleheader at Red Lackey Field in Boone, N.C. ...
April 05, 2003 | Men's Golf
AUGUSTA, Ga. (April 5, 2003) - In an event that features 14 teams ranked in the nation's Top 50 - including 12 in the Top 30 - the East Tennessee State men's golf team fired its best first-day, two-round score of the season to place in a tie for seventh (9-under-par 567) at the Cleveland Golf/Augusta State Invitational. ...
April 05, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State (16-15, 3-4 SoCon) split Saturday's softball doubleheader with Southern Conference rival Chattanooga (23-24, 2-6 SoCon), winning the first game 2-1 in 10 innings and getting shutout 2-0 in game two from Kiwanis-Metro Park....
April 05, 2003 | Women's Tennis
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (April 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team's rally fell short, Saturday afternoon, as Arkansas State defeated the Buccaneers, 4-3, in a non-conference match. ...
April 05, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
LYNCHBURG, Va. (April 5, 2003) - Four Buccaneer athletes placed first to highlight the weekend with the men's team placing second and the women's team placing fourth overall. ...
April 04, 2003 | Women's Tennis
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (April 4, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team rallied to defeat non-conference opponent, Tennessee Tech, 4-3, Friday afternoon in Cookeville. ...
April 02, 2003 | Baseball
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Walter Sevilla slugged a three-run home run as the Tennessee Volunteers played for the big inning and came away a 11-3 winner over the East Tennessee State Buccaneers at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. ...
April 02, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2003) - In a press conference scheduled for Thursday at 11 a.m. in State College, Penn., current East Tennessee State University men's basketball coach Ed DeChellis will accept the vacant head coaching job at Penn State University. ...
April 02, 2003 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2003) - Lindsey Devine has been named the next head volleyball coach at East Tennessee State. After one full season as a volunteer assistant, Devine served as the Buccaneer's temporary assistant coach since January, while a search was conducted to fill the head coaching vacancy. A native of Toronto, Canada, Devine becomes ETSU's seventh head volleyball coach since the program began in 1974. ...
April 02, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's Emily Chaney was named the Southern Conference Athlete of the Week, Tuesday, for her performance at last weekends 2003 Adidas Raleigh Relays, hosted by N.C. State. ...
April 01, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2003) - The Southern Conference today named East Tennessee State sophomore catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) Baseball Player-of-the-Week after his performance Saturday in a doubleheader sweep over conference rival Wofford....
April 01, 2003 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (April 1, 2003) - Tuesday's softball doubleheader between East Tennessee State and Elon belonged to the pitchers, as ETSU (15-14) snuck past the visiting Phoenix 2-1 in extra innings in game one, while Elon's Jennifer Lamb hurled her way to a 1-0 shutout in the nightcap at Kiwanis-Metro Park in Johnson City....
April 01, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2003) - Facing a tiebreaker rally from Furman's Chris Henderson, East Tennessee State's Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) overcame the challenge to win his singles match 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (8-6) and give the Buccaneers a 4-3 victory over their arch-rival in Southern Conference men's tennis action Tuesday at the ETSU Tennis Center....
March 31, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 31, 2003) - Hundreds of events around the nation will mark April 6, 2002, as the 16th annual National STUDENT-Athlete Day, including activities sponsored by East Tennessee State University. National STUDENT-Athlete Day is America's Day to recognize the academic and community achievements of student athletes....
March 30, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State's baseball game versus Wofford and softball game versus UNC Greensboro scheduled for Sunday, March 30, have been cancelled due to inclement weather....
March 30, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State's baseball game versus Wofford and softball game versus UNC Greensboro scheduled for Sunday, March 30, have been cancelled due to inclement weather....
March 30, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State's baseball game versus Wofford and softball game versus UNC Greensboro scheduled for Sunday, March 30, have been cancelled due to inclement weather....
March 29, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 29, 2003) - East Tennessee State posted dramatic, come from behind victories in their last at-bat in both ends of a doubleheader against Southern Conference rival Wofford, 12-10 and 5-4, Saturday from Cardinal Park In Johnson City, Tenn. ...
March 29, 2003 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 29, 2003) - East Tennessee State split its doubleheader with Southern Conference opponent UNC Greensboro Saturday. The Buccaneers (14-13, 2-3 SoCon) earned a 5-3 victory in game one; however, UNCG (22-7, 4-1 SoCon) bounced back in the nightcap by defeating ETSU 12-4 in six innings....
March 29, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
RALEIGH, N.C. (March 29, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's track teams finished the final day of the Raleigh Relays, hosted by N.C. State, with three lifetime bests from juniors Emily Chaney (Maryville, Tenn.), David Haefner (Hamburg, N.Y.) and sophomore Brad Yewer (Newbury, England). ...
March 28, 2003 | Men's Tennis
DAVIDSON, N.C. (March 28, 2003) - For the fifth straight year, East Tennessee State downed Davidson in men's tennis as the visiting Bucs held off the Wildcats, 5-2, Friday afternoon on Covington Courts. The victory pushes ETSU's record to 7-6 overall and 2-1 in the SoCon while Davidson falls to 9-6 and 2-2....
March 28, 2003 | Women's Tennis
GREENSBORO, N.C. (March 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team fell, 5-2, to Southern Conference rival, UNC Greensboro, Friday afternoon....
March 28, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
RALEIGH, N.C. (March 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's track and field team completed day one of the Raleigh Relays hosted by N.C. State University. The Raleigh Relays showcase some of the nation's best talent and several Buccaneers were there to compete. ...
March 27, 2003 | Softball
ROCK HILL, S.C. (Mar. 27, 2003) - Winthrop needed extra innings in both games to put away East Tennessee State in a softball double-header Thursday at Terry Field....
March 26, 2003 | Women's Golf
DELAND, FLA. (March 25, 2003) - Posting a team score of 333 during second round play of the Hatter Spring Fling at the Victoria Hills Golf Course in DeLand, Fla., the East Tennessee State University women's golf team placed ninth in the 15-team field. ...
March 26, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar 26, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis match with Wofford has been postponed due to rain. The match has been rescheduled for April 7, with doubles action beginning promptly at 2:30 p.m....
March 26, 2003 | Men's Tennis
SPARTANBURG, SC (Mar. 26, 2003) East Tennessee State's men's tennis doubles tandem of Diego Iglesias and Moises Serrano have been named the TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athletes of the Week....
March 25, 2003 | Women's Tennis
DAVIDSON, N.C. (March 25, 2003) - Davidson's women's tennis team cruised to a 6-1 victory over East Tennessee State, Tuesday afternoon, at Davidson's Covington Courts....
March 24, 2003 | Women's Golf
DELAND, FLA. (March 24, 2003) - Led by Kristen Fletcher's 8-over-par 80, the East Tennessee State University women's golf team currently sits in a tie for 7th place at the Hatter Spring Fling following first round play Monday at the Victoria Hills Golf Course. ...
March 23, 2003 | Baseball
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (March 23, 2003) -- For the first time this season and the third time in their career, senior twins Seth and Ryan Foster teamed up to get the win and the save as Western Carolina defeated East Tennessee State 9-5 Sunday afternoon from Hennon Stadium in Cullowhee, N.C. ...
March 23, 2003 | Men's Golf
STATESBORO, Ga. (March 23, 2003) - After some early struggles in the first two rounds of the Schenkel E-Z-Go Invitational Saturday at the Forest Heights Country Club, the East Tennessee State University men's golf team put together a strong showing on Sunday to climb from 13th to 9th with a team score of 9-over-par 873. ...
March 23, 2003 | Softball
WILMINGTON, N.C. (Mar. 23, 2003) - UNC Wilmington sophomore pitcher Jamie Gostyla tossed a complete-game shutout, limiting East Tennessee State to three hits, as the Seahawks took game three of the two-day series, 2-0, Sunday in college softball action....
March 23, 2003 | Men's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Mar. 23, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's tennis team finished off its weekend of play with a 4-3 loss to College of Charleston Sunday afternoon at the Silcox Courts....
March 23, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team defeated Western Carolina, 6-1, Sunday at the ETSU outdoor tennis complex. The victory put ETSU back on the winning track and gave head coach Steve Brooks his first conference victory at the helm of the Buccaneer program. ...
March 22, 2003 | Baseball
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (March 22, 2003) -- Despite East Tennessee State scoring three runs in the top of the eighth, Western Carolina was able to hold on for a 13-12 victory over the Buccaneers Saturday afternoon at Hennon Stadium in Cullowhee, N.C. ...
March 22, 2003 | Men's Golf
STATESBORO, Ga. (March 22, 2003) - In an event that features 12 teams that rank in the country's Top 50 - including the nation's No. 1 team and three others that are in the Top 10 - East Tennessee State's men's golf team found it tough to make a dent in the leaderboard during first and second round play at the Schenkel E-Z-Go Invitational hosted by Georgia Southern Saturday at the Forest Heights Country Club. ...
March 22, 2003 | Softball
WILMINGTON, N.C. (Mar. 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State softball won its Southern Conference opener Saturday by defeating UNC WIlmington 8-2. The Seahawks then garnered their first confernece victory by shutting out ETSU 6-0 in game two of the doubleheader....
March 22, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Charleston, S.C. (Mar. 22, 2003) -- East Tennessee State defeated The Citadel, 4-3, in Southern Conference tennis action Saturday afternoon at the Donald C. Bunch Courts. ...
March 22, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team closed out a long road trip dropping a 4-3 decision to Charleston Southern. The Buccaneers have been on the road since March 15 playing five matches in seven days. ...
March 22, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 22, 2003) - ETSU sophomore and most outstanding Southern Conference indoor performer, Brad Yewer (Newbury, England), picked up where he left off, winning the men's 3000 meters (8:29.63), as the Buccaneers opened up the 2003 outdoor season at the Charlotte Outdoor Invitational. ...
March 21, 2003 | Baseball
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (March 21, 2003) -- Western Carolina scored at least one run in each of its innings, thanks to five home runs on the day, en route to a 20-1 victory over East Tennessee State Friday afternoon at Hennon Stadium in Cullowhee, N.C. ...
March 21, 2003 | Men's Basketball
TAMPA, Fla. (March 21, 2003) (AP) -- Tiny Tim Smith (Newport News, Va.) and East Tennessee State nearly won one for the little guys. Josh Howard and his athletic Wake Forest teammates made sure bigger was barely better. ...
March 21, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 21, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team fell to Southern Conference opponent College of Charleston, 6-1, Friday in Charleston, S.C. ...
March 19, 2003 | Softball
RADFORD, Va. (Mar. 19, 2003) -- East Tennessee State claimed a sweep over Radford University in softball action from Dedmon Center Field Wednesday. ...
March 18, 2003 | Baseball
BLACKSBURG, Va. (March 18, 2003) - Hokies Brad Bauder and Wyatt Toregas drove in three runs apiece as Virginia Tech handed East Tennessee State a 12-4 baseball loss Tuesday from English Field in Blacksburg, Va. ...
March 18, 2003 | Softball
ROCK HILL, S.C. (March 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State's softball team was declared co-champions of the 24-team Winthrop/Ringor Invitational this past weekend. The Buccaneers carried a 3-0 overall record in the tournament with wins over Hartford, St. John's, and Michigan State before the event was cancelled due to rain....
March 18, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 18, 2003) - For the second straight match the East Tennessee State University women's tennis team fell short as the Buccaneers dropped a 4-3 decision to Murray State Tuesday afternoon. ...
March 17, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 17, 2003) -- ETSU's men's basketball team held one final press conference Monday for members of the local media before the team's first round game versus Wake Forest in the NCAA Tournament on Friday....
March 16, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 16, 2003) - True freshman lefty Steven Calicutt (Spartanburg, S.C.) had his best game in a Buccaneer uniform on Sunday afternoon, pitching a complete-game two-hitter in a 7-0 ETSU victory over VMI from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
March 16, 2003 | Men's Golf
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's golf team concluded play at the Birkdale Collegiate Classic finishing in 12th place after Sunday's 10-over-par team score of 298. The Buccaneers finished the tournament with a two-round score of 605. ...
March 16, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 16, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University men's basketball team will face the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Friday, Mar. 21 in the first round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament from the St. Petersburg Times Forum in Tampa, Fla. and hosted by the University of South Florida....
March 16, 2003 | Men's Basketball
NCAA travel plans are being made for the Friday, March 21 appearance of the ETSU Buccaneers against Wake Forest in Tampa, Florida. Through arrangements made in cooperation with the NCAA three travel options are emerging including the possibility of a charter flight originating from Tri-Cities. Final arrangements and costs will be available by noon on Monday through these same outlets. ...
March 16, 2003 | Women's Tennis
STATESBORO, Ga. (March 16, 2003) - Georgia Southern's Marion Leuillier's three-set victory over Buccaneer junior Courtney McInnis (Waterboro, Maine) in No. 5 singles play clinched the Eagles 4-3 Southern Conference victory over East Tennessee State Sunday afternoon at Hanner Courts. ...
March 15, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 15, 2003) - For the second consecutive day, East Tennessee State and VMI both had tremendous pitching performances, but unlike Friday night it was the Keydets that came away with a 3-1 victory Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
March 15, 2003 | Men's Golf
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (March 15, 2003) - After a dry first round, rain caused the second round of the Birkdale Collegiate Classic to be suspended until Sunday with the East Tennessee State men's golf team in 13th place after carding a 19-over-par team score of 307. ...
March 15, 2003 | Softball
Rock Hill, S.C. (Mar. 15, 2003) - East Tennessee State's softball team improved to 3-0 at this weekend's Winthrop Ringor Invitational with a 9-6 come-from-behind victory over Michigan State Saturday....
March 15, 2003 | Women's Tennis
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 15, 2003) - The Charlotte 49ers women's tennis team, behind four singles wins, defeated East Tennessee State, 4-2, at the D.L. Phillips Tennis Complex in Charlotte, N.C. ...
March 14, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 14, 2003) - Senior relief pitcher Jarrod Hyder (Elizabethton, Tenn.) struck out VMI left fielder Allan Wimmer with two outs and the bases loaded in the top of the ninth to preserve a dramatic 2-1 East Tennessee State victory Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
March 14, 2003 | Softball
Rock Hill, S.C. (March 14, 2003) - East Tennessee State's softball team opened play at the 24-team Winthrop Ringor Invitational Friday afternoon....
March 14, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 14, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team won its third match in a row by shutting out Toledo 7-0 at the ETSU Tennis Center Friday afternoon....
March 12, 2003 | Softball
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (March 12, 2003) - Lady Vols sweep doubleheader, as Buccaneers fall 8-0, 8-3, Wednesday in Knoxville....
March 12, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2003) - The No. 62-ranked Furman Paladins defeated the East Tennessee State University women's tennis team 7-0 Wednesday afternoon in the two teams Southern Conference opener. ...
March 11, 2003 | Men's Golf
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Mar. 11, 2003) - Senior James Johnson (Barbados) and sophomore Jeremy Hobson (Thonotosassa, Fla.) both tied for 13th to lead ETSU to a sixth place finish in the Seminole Intercollegiate, Tuesday from Golden Eagle Country Club in Tallahassee, Fla. ...
March 11, 2003 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's head women's soccer coach Heather Henson announced the signing of goalkeeper Sarah Prendergast for the upcoming fall season. The addition gives the Buccaneers a total of 11 new faces for the 2003 campaign. ...
March 10, 2003 | Men's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 10, 2003) - Sophomore Chase Baldwin (Plant City, Fla.) shot a team-best, 3-under-par 69 to help the East Tennessee State men's golf team to a fifth-place standing after the first round of the Seminole Intercollegiate at the Golden Eagle Country Club Monday in Tallahassee, Fla. ...
March 09, 2003 | Baseball
GREENSBORO, N.C. (March 9, 2003) - ETSU junior second baseman Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) hit two solo home runs to power the Buccaneer offense, but UNC Greensboro rallied for five runs in the bottom of the eighth to take a, 6-2, victory Sunday afternoon from UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C. ...
March 09, 2003 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University women's golf team finished tenth in the Bradford Creek Intercollegiate, hosted by East Carolina University from the par-72, 6,093-yard Bradford Creek Golf Course in Greenville, N.C....
March 09, 2003 | Softball
Bowling Green, Ky. (Mar. 9, 2003) -- East Tennessee State claimed the 2003 Big Red Blast championship by finishing the tournament at 3-1 and winning the head-to-head tie breaker with Eastern Illinois, who also finished at 3-1. ...
March 08, 2003 | Baseball
GREENSBORO, N.C. (March 8, 2002) - After putting eight runs on the scoreboard last night, the Bucs could not get the same kind of production on Saturday, as UNCG defeated ETSU, 5-1, in Southern Conference baseball action from UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C....
March 08, 2003 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 8, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University's women's golf team finished day one of the Bradford Creek Intercollegiate, hosted by East Carolina University in tenth place. The tournament is being held at the par-72, 6,093-yard Bradford Creek Golf Course in Greenville, N.C....
March 08, 2003 | Men's Basketball
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 8, 2002) - East Tennessee State claimed the championship of the 2003 Mountain Dew Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament with a 97-90 win over Chattanooga Saturday evening at the North Charleston Coliseum. ...
March 08, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 8, 2003) - A reception to welcome to 2003 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Champions, East Tennessee State, back to Johnson City will be held Sunday evening at 5:30 p.m. at Brooks Gym on the ETSU campus. ...
March 08, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team garnered back-to-back home wins this weekend following Saturday's 4-2 victory over Winthrop at the ETSU Tennis Center....
March 08, 2003 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's tennis team rallied back from an early deficit Saturday afternoon, but fell short in the end in losing to Winthrop 4-3 at the ETSU Tennis Center....
March 07, 2003 | Baseball
GREENSBORO, N.C. (Mar. 7, 2003) - Buccaneer sophomore outfielder Kevin Brotherton (Erwin, Tenn.) went 2-for-4 with three RBI and freshman third baseman Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBI to lead ETSU past UNCG, 8-1, in the Southern Conference opener for both teams Friday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C. The loss snapped the Spartans' school-record 12-game winning streak....
March 07, 2003 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 7, 2003) - The first round of the Bradford Creek Women's Intercollegiate Golf Tournament, scheduled to start Friday, March 7 at 8 a.m., has been delayed due to rain. ...
March 07, 2003 | Men's Basketball
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (Mar. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State freshman guard Tim Smith (Newport News, Va.) scored 17 points and junior forward Zakee Wadood (Lonoke, Ark.) added 16 points and 14 rebounds as the Bucs scored a 64-55 win over College of Charleston in the semifinals of the Mountain Dew Southern Conference Tournament at the North Charleston Coliseum. ...
March 07, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team put an end to its early season slump Friday afternoon by sweeping Virginia Intermont 7-0 at the ETSU Tennis Center in Johnson City. ...
March 06, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 6, 2003) - East Tennessee State could not complete a rally in the bottom of the ninth as William and Mary held on to defeat the Bucs, 7-5, Thursday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...
March 06, 2003 | Men's Basketball
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - Tim Smith (Newport News, Va.) scored 23 points and Jerald Fields (Gainesville, Fla.) added 19 to lead East Tennessee State to an 80-75 win over Wofford in the quarterfinals of the 2003 Mountain Dew Southern Conference Basketball Championships at the North Charleston Coliseum. ...
March 05, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 5, 2003) - Freshman Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) pitched well in his second collegiate start, allowing just three hits in six innings, but Kentucky held the Bucs scoreless and scored three runs of their own in the final two innings to come away with a 3-0 victory Wednesday afternoon from Cliff Hagan Stadium in Lexington, Ky....
March 05, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 5, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer men's basketball team will begin their pursuit of the 2003 Southern Conference Tournament Championship against Wofford, Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. from the North Charleston Coliseum in Charleston, S.C....
March 05, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State got a strong performance from its pitching staff to shutout Mars Hill in both games of a doubleheader Wednesday afternoon from Metro Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...
March 05, 2003 | Women's Basketball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 5, 2003) -- Ninth-seeded College of Charleston used 23 points and 14 rebounds from senior center Wilma Simpson and held eighth-seeded East Tennessee State to just 31-percent shooting en route to a 76-60 on Wednesday night in the first round of the 2003 Mountain Dew Southern Conference Women's Basketball Championships at McAlister Field House....
March 03, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 4, 2003) - The honors keep coming for East Tennessee State men's basketball players Tim Smith (Newport News, Va.) and Zakee Wadood (Lonoke, Va.). ...
March 02, 2003 | Baseball
STARKVILLE, Miss. (Mar. 2, 2003) - East Tennessee State put four runs on the board against #12 Mississippi State on Sunday, but the Bulldog bats were too much for the Buccaneers as MSU defeated ETSU, 11-4, from Dudy Noble Field from Starkville, Miss. ...
March 02, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 2, 2003) - One day after earning its third-straight Southern Conference North Division championship and a bye in this week's SoCon Tournament, the good news kept coming for the East Tennessee State men's basketball program on Sunday. ...
March 01, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 1, 2003) - Mississippi State got tremendous pitching from starter Alan Johnson who shut down the Bucs for seven innings in a 10-1 Bulldog victory in game two of a three game series Saturday afternoon from Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Miss. ...
March 01, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2003) - The largest crowd of the season gathered to see if the East Tennessee State men's basketball team could garner its third-straight Southern Conference North Division title and a bye in this week's SoCon Tournament. ...
March 01, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2003) - East Tennessee State University women's tennis team defeated Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State, and Dayton, to go undefeated over the weekend. ...
March 01, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 1, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team boasted six players scoring in double figures for the second time this year, as the Buccaneers closed out the 2002-03 regular season with a 85-79 win over Wofford Saturday afternoon from Memorial Center....
February 28, 2003 | Baseball
STARKVILLE, Miss. (Feb. 28, 2003) -- The 12th-ranked Bulldogs struck for seven runs in the first three innings and the Bucs could not recover as Mississippi State (3-1) blanked East Tennessee State (4-4), 7-0 at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Miss. The two teams continue their three-game weekend series Saturday at 2 p.m. ...
February 28, 2003 | Women's Tennis
RICHMOND, KY (Feb. 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State University swept all six singles matches and all three doubles matches en route to a 7-0 blanking of the Eastern Kentucky University women's tennis team Friday afternoon at the Greg Adams Indoor Tennis Center on Eastern's campus....
February 28, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State University track athletes Cheryl Howard (Sugar Run, Pa) and Jennifer Habbestad (Tampa, Fla.) were named to the TIAA-CREF Academic All-Southern Conference teams for winter 2003. A total of 77 student-athletes, representing all 12 Southern Conference institutions, were named to the team. ...
February 27, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer baseball team will travel to Starkville, Miss. this weekend for a three-game series with the No. 12-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs....
February 26, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's softball game versus the University of Tennessee has been postponed due to inclement weather. The doubleheader will be made up on March 12, at 3 and 5 p.m. in Knoxville. ...
February 25, 2003 | Baseball
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 25, 2003) -- Gardner-Webb got great pitching, scattering six ETSU hits in a 9-0 victory over the Bucs Tuesday afternoon from Varsity Field in Boiling Springs, S.C....
February 25, 2003 | Men's Golf
PALMER, Puerto Rico (Feb. 25, 2003) - Shooting a 295 for their best single-round team score of the week, the East Tennessee State men's golf team placed ninth following final round play of the Puerto Rico Classic Tuesday at the Rio Mar Country Club in Palmer, P.R....
February 24, 2003 | Men's Golf
PALMER, Puerto Rico (Feb. 24, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer men's golfers shot a second-round 301 in Monday morning action to tie for 10th after two days of the Puerto Rico Classic, from Rio Mar Country Club in Palmer, Puerto Rico. ...
February 24, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2003) - Only two days removed from climbing into a tie for first place in the Southern Conference North Division standings, the East Tennessee State men's basketball team fell victim to poor second-half shooting and dropped an 84-71 contest to the Furman Paladins Monday night at Memorial Center. ...
February 24, 2003 | Men's Tennis
BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2003) - The East Tennessee State men's tennis team battled hard in singles play, but fell to No. 75 Old Dominion, 4-3, Monday from the Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn....
February 24, 2003 | Women's Basketball
GREENVILLE, S.C. (Feb. 24, 2003)- A career showing by sophomore Laney Harris and a powerful inside-outside game keyed a dominating Furman performance Monday night as the Lady Paladins defeated East Tennessee State 70-49 in Timmons Arena. ...
February 23, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior second baseman Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) hit a solo home run over the right field fence to lead off the bottom of the eighth and give the Bucs the lead in a 3-2 victory over Binghamton Sunday from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....
February 23, 2003 | Men's Golf
PALMER, Puerto Rico (Feb. 23, 2003) - East Tennessee State freshman Derek McNamara (Galway, Ireland) shot an even-par 72 to tie for eighth-place on the leaderboard and power the Buccaneer men's golf team in the first round of the Puerto Rico Classic Sunday at the par-72, 6,954-yard Westin Rio Mar Country Club in Palmer, Puerto Rico....
February 23, 2003 | Softball
Charlotte, N.C. (Feb. 23, 2003) - East Tennessee State's softball team fell to Pittsburgh 3-1 Sunday, eliminating the Buccaneers from UNC Charlotte's First Pitch Classic. Junior pitcher Tiffany McVay (Soddy-Daisy, Tenn.) pitched all seven innings for the Buccaneers, allowing just two hits, while striking out eight....
February 22, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State had an offensive explosion in game one, defeating Binghamton, 13-3, in the first half of a doubleheader before the Bearcats turned the table, taking down the Bucs, 15-7, in game two Saturday from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...
February 22, 2003 | Men's Basketball
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 22, 2003) -- Western Carolina freshman Corey Muirhead scored a career-high 23 points, but the Catamounts (8-17, 5-9 SoCon) could not overcome 22 points from ETSU's senior guard Ryan Lawson (Rogersville, Tenn.) and 21 from freshman point guard Tim Smith (Newport News, Va.) as East Tennessee State (16-9, 10-4 SoCon) held on for an 89-86 victory Saturday night at the Ramsey Activity Center. ...
February 22, 2003 | Softball
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 22, 2003) - Day Two of the Charlotte 49ers softball team's First Pitch Classic has been postponed due to inclement weather. ...
February 22, 2003 | Men's Tennis
Bristol, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team lost its fourth straight match of the early 2003 season to a ranked team Saturday afternoon at the Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club. ETSU (2-4) began the day by dropping three doubles matches to the 68th-ranked Blazers, who improve their overall record to 5-3....
February 22, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2003) - East Tennessee State sophomore Brad Yewer (Newbury, England) won three Southern Conference titles and was awarded with the Most Outstanding Track Performer, as the Buccaneer men's and women's teams finished fifth overall in the 2003 SoCon Indoor Track and Field Championships....
February 22, 2003 | Women's Basketball
The Davidson women's basketball team downed East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon, 70-57. The victory pushes Davidson's record to 12-13 overall and 7-9 in the SoCon while ETSU falls to 8-17 and 5-11. ...
February 21, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2003) - The East Tennessee State baseball games against Binghamton on Saturday, Feb. 22 and Sunday, Feb. 23 will begin at 1 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. These game times vary from the times on earlier schedules. ...
February 21, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2003) - East Tennessee State softball defeated Robert Morris, 11-3, and fell to SoCon rival College of Charleston, 8-0, in Friday action of the First Pitch Classic, hosted by Charlotte from the Phillips Softball Complex in Charlotte, N.C....
February 21, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's and women's track teams completed day one of the Southern Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships crowning two SoCon champions. ...
February 20, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2003) - The Southern Conference Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field Championships will take place this weekend, Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22 in the Memorial Center on the campus of East Tennessee State University....
February 19, 2003 | Baseball
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2003) - The ETSU - Vanderbilt game scheduled for today has been canceled due to heavy rain in the Nashville area. No make-up date has been set. ...
February 19, 2003 | Softball
Middle Tennessee State's softball team (3-3) swept East Tennessee (1-3) 5-4, 7-6 in MTSU's home opener Wednesday at Lady Raider Field in Mufreesboro, Tenn. ...
February 18, 2003 | Baseball
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2003) - The baseball Bucs jumped on Vanderbilt early, but the Commodores came back for a tight 5-4 victory Tuesday afternoon against East Tennessee State from Hawkins Field in Nashville, Tenn....
February 18, 2003 | Men's Basketball
GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State rallied from a 19 point second half deficit to post a 75-73 victory over UNC Greensboro Tuesday night in Southern Conference men's basketball action in Fleming Gymnasium. ETSU's Jerald Fields (Gainesville, Fla.) blocked UNCG's Ray Bristow's layup at the buzzer to secure the victory for the Buccanneers. ...
February 18, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team struggled to find their shooting touch as the Buccaneers fell 73-62 to the Spartans of UNC Greensboro in Southern Conference action Tuesday night at Memorial Center. ...
February 17, 2003 | Men's Basketball
The ETSU men's basketball team was scheduled to return to action Feb. 17 at UNC Greensboro, but inclement weather has forced the game to be postponed. The Spartans and the Buccaneers will meet Tuesday night with tip-off set to begin at 7 p.m. ...
February 17, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2003) - The ETSU women's basketball team was scheduled to return to action Feb. 17 against UNC Greensboro, but inclement weather and dangerous road conditions have forced the game to be rescheduled. The Spartans and Lady Bucs will meet Tuesday night. Tip-off remains 7 p.m. ...
February 16, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer Baseball team began the 2003 season on Sunday by defeating Xavier, 6-5 and 8-3, in two games of a scheduled tripleheader Sunday from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...
February 15, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2003) - Saturday's scheduled doubleheader between East Tennessee State and Xavier has been cancelled due to inclement weather....
February 15, 2003 | Men's Basketball
DAVIDSON, N.C. (Feb. 15, 2003) -- East Tennessee State University's men's basketball team defeated conference foe Davidson, 87-72, Saturday night at Davidson's Belk Arena....
February 15, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (February 15, 2003) - The East Tennessee State women's tennis team shutout Carson-Newman and North Greenville, 7-0, Saturday from Memorial Center in Johnson City, Tenn....
February 15, 2003 | Women's Basketball
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 15, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Lady Bucs began Saturday's game against Western Carolina on a 12-2, but the Lady Catamounts came overcame that early deficit to earn a 82-71 victory over ETSU. ...
February 14, 2003 | Softball
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (Feb. 14, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team opened their 2003 season by splitting a doubleheader at South Carolina State. ETSU opened the afternoon with an 11-1 victory over the Lady Bulldogs, but SCSU rebounded to take a 13-5 win in game two....
February 12, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2003) -- The East Tennessee State University baseball team held their annual media day on Wednesday from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. Head coach Tony Skole and his players discussed the upcoming 2003 season with the local media. ...
February 11, 2003 | Men's Golf
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Feb. 11, 2003) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer men's golfers shot a final-round 295 to finish fourth (301-297-295=893) in the Tulane Invitational Tuesday at the English Turn Golf and Country Club in New Orleans, La. ...
February 11, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 11, 2003) - After eclipsing his season-high for scoring last week against Georgia Southern and then reaching a career-high Monday night against Western Carolina, East Tennessee State junior forward Jerald Fields (Gainesville, Fla.) has been honored for his efforts by being selected as the Southern Conference Player of the Week for games played between Feb. 5 and Feb. 10, 2003. ...
February 11, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 11, 2003) - East Tennessee State University sophomore Brad Yewer was named Southern Conference Athlete of the Week after his performances at the Rod McCravy Memorial track meet hosted by the University of Kentucky. ...
February 10, 2003 | Men's Golf
NEW ORLEANS, La. (Feb. 10, 2003) - East Tennessee State senior James Johnson (Barbados) shot even-par (70-74=144) to tie for second place after two rounds of the Tulane Invitational Monday at the English Turn Golf and Country Club in New Orleans, La. ...
February 10, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.(Feb. 10, 2003) - In each of East Tennessee State's last two games, Jerald Fields (Gainesville, Fla.) had eclipsed his season high for scoring. Against Western Carolina, Fields went a step further. ...
February 10, 2003 | Women's Basketball
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 10, 2003) -- College of Charleston rallied back from a 15-point deficit only to fall at the last second by two points to the Lady Bucs of East Tennessee State, 82-80, in women's basketball action this afternoon from the John Kresse Arena in Charleston, S.C....
February 09, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2003)- East Tennessee State University's Chantelle Vernon (Markham, Ontario) placed second in the 60-meter dash, as the final day of the Rod McCravy Memorial track meet, hosted by the University of Kentucky, concluded....
February 08, 2003 | Men's Basketball
STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 8, 2003) - Julius Jenkins nailed a three-pointer with 44 seconds left to put Georgia Southern ahead and propel the Eagles to an 87-83 win over East Tennessee State Saturday night at Hanner Fieldhouse....
February 08, 2003 | Men's Tennis
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2003) -- 16th-ranked Tennessee defeated No. 74 ETSU 6-1 Saturday at UT's Goodfriend Indoor Tennis Center. The victory improved Tennessee's record to 5-0 this season, while the Buccaneers fall to 2-3. ETSU's three losses this season have all been against top-25 opponents. ...
February 08, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team fell, 6-1, to host Campbell University Saturday at the Nisbet Tennis Center. ...
February 08, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team was ready to make its late-season surge in the Southern Conference standings, but after losing to Appalachian State 76-65 at Memorial Center Saturday afternoon, the Buccaneers took a step in the wrong direction....
February 07, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's track and field team completed day one of the Rod McCravy Memorial hosted by the University of Kentucky Friday....
February 07, 2003 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's head women's soccer coach Heather Henson announced Friday that 10 student-athletes have made commitments to join the Buccaneer program in 2003. ...
February 07, 2003 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's soccer team traveled to Kingsport on Wednesday to run a small clinic for 60 young girls from the Kingsport Girls Inc. ...
February 05, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State University head football coach Paul Hamilton announced his 2003 recruiting class Wednesday during a press conference at Memorial Center. ...
February 04, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2003) - Head coach Ed DeChellis ' game plan called for East Tennessee State to pound Virginia Military in the paint and under the basket. Apparently, the Buccaneers were attentive pupils this week in practice. ...
February 04, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2003) - At halftime of Tuesday night's men's basketball victory over VMI, the ETSU Athletic Department honored Fall 2002's outstanding academic achievements with Academic Recognition Night....
February 03, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (February 3, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team outscored Georgia Southern 98-92 in a fast-paced shooting marathon at Memorial Center Monday night. ETSU shot over 46 percent from the floor, led by six players who scored in double figures, to improve its overall record to 7-13 (4-7 SoCon). ...
February 02, 2003 | Women's Tennis
RICHMOND, VA. (Feb. 2, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team fell to East Carolina, 4-1, and defeated Norfolk State, 4-1, in the final day of Virginia Commonwealth Invitational. ...
February 01, 2003 | Men's Basketball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2003) -- After shooting 68 percent from the floor in the first half Saturday and owning a 57-43 lead at the break, Chattanooga withstood a furious rally from East Tennessee State and held on for a 99-94 Southern Conference victory. It was UTC's sixth straight victory over the Buccaneers. ...
February 01, 2003 | Women's Tennis
RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 1, 2003) - The East Tennessee State women's tennis team split two matches, falling to host Virginia Commonwealth, 5-0, then defeating George Mason, 5-0, in Saturday action of the VCU 4-1 Invitational from the Thalhimer Tennis Center in Richmond, Va....
February 01, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2003) - The Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational concluded Saturday night, with ETSU sophomore Chantelle Vernon (Markahm, Ontario) breaking her own school record and winning the 60-meter dash (7.56)....
February 01, 2003 | Women's Basketball
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Tiffany Patton scored a career-high 20 points as part of her first career double-double, as the Lady Mocs dropped Southern Conference foe East Tennessee State 90-72 Saturday night. ...
January 31, 2003 | Men's Tennis
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Jan. 31, 2003) - The No. 71-ranked East Tennessee State men's tennis team continued on their early-season road swing as they fell to No. 23-ranked Wake Forest, 6-1, Friday evening from the Wake Forest Indoor Tennis Center in Winston-Salem, N.C....
January 31, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2003) - Day one of the Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational, hosted by East Tennessee State University, came to a close Friday night. ...
January 30, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2003) - East Tennessee State University head track and field coach Dave Walker and staff are in the final preparations for the return of the Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational, that will be held in ETSU's Memorial Center Jan. 31 - Feb. 1. ...
January 28, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 28, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior Kiya Verdell (Hartwell, Ga.) has been selected the Southern Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for January 28....
January 27, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2003) - Davidson, a team that has made more 3-point field goals than any other squad in the NCAA this season, displayed its preferred mode of attack once again Monday night by hitting on 11-of-22 shots from beyond the arc and dropping East Tennessee State 80-71 in front of 3,809 fans at Memorial Center. ...
January 27, 2003 | Men's Tennis
RICHMOND, Va. (January 26, 2003) - 16th ranked Virginia Commonwealth, host of the VCU Men's Tennis Invitational, defeated visiting No. 69 East Tennessee State 5-0 on Sunday. It was the Buccaneer's first loss of the 2003 season after opening tournament with wins over Delaware and Norfolk State. ...
January 27, 2003 | Women's Basketball
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 27, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team snapped a six game winless streak on the road with a 70-65 victory at Wofford Monday night....
January 25, 2003 | Football
ORLANDO, Fla. (January 25, 2003) - East Tennessee State senior wide receiver Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.) scored the first points of the 2003 Rotary Gridiron Classic College All-Star Game as he helped Team USA to a 20-17 victory over Team Florida Saturday....
January 25, 2003 | Men's Basketball
Spartanburg, S.C. (Jan. 25, 2003) -- Tiras Wade (Tampa, Fla.) had 18 points and seven rebounds to lead four East Tennessee State players in double figures as the Buccaneers broke open a tight game in the second half for an 81-61 Southern Conference victory tonight in Spartanburg, S.C. ...
January 25, 2003 | Men's Tennis
RICHMOND, Va. (Jan. 25, 2003) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team, which is currently ranked 69th in the nation by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, opened its 2003 spring season at the Virginia Commonwealth Invitational with a 5-0 win over Delaware and 4-1 decision over Norfolk State. ...
January 25, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2003) - East Tennessee State University women's tennis team opened up the spring season with a win over Radford, 5-2, Saturday at Virginia Tech. ...
January 25, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (January 25, 2003) - Junior Kiya Verdell's (Hartwell, Ga.) running jumper in the lane with 2.8 seconds left gave East Tennessee State's women's basketball team a 66-64 victory over Davidson Saturday afternoon from Memorial Center....
January 22, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2003) - The Southern Conference 2003 preseason softball poll and all-league teams were released on Wednesday. East Tennessee State was tabbed to finish sixth in the conference, while Chattanooga was picked to defend its title for the fourth straight year....
January 20, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team has struggled with its perimeter shooting all season long and Furman (9-7, 5-2 SoCon) didn't hesitate to expose ETSU's weakness in an 86-74 victory over the Buccaneers (4-12, 1-6 SoCon) Monday night from Memorial Center....
January 18, 2003 | Men's Basketball
LEXINGTON, Va. (Jan. 18, 2002) -- East Tennessee State shot 63 percent from the floor in the second half to outlast VMI, 67-62, Saturday afternoon from Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va. Freshman guard Ben Rhoda (Dayton, Ohio) led five Bucs in double figures with 19 points. ...
January 18, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State University men and women's indoor track team opened up the indoor season traveling to Virginia Tech and Appalachian State. ...
January 18, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (January 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior Jessica Lonon (Sylvania, Ga.) scored 12 of her team-high 15 points in the second half, but the Buccaneers late surge wasn't enough as College of Charleston defeated the Lady Bucs 74-71 in Memorial Center Saturday afternoon....
January 16, 2003 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2002) East Tennessee State senior wide receiver Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.) was named to Don Hansen's National Football Gazette Southeast Region Team, released Thursday afternoon....
January 16, 2003 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's women's golf team has begun practice for their upcoming spring season. The Buccaneers have many new faces in 2003, including head coach Stefanie Reynolds , who looks to better last season's fifth place Southern Conference Tournament finish. ...
January 16, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State University men's and women's track and field teams are gearing up for the upcoming indoor season. With the addition of assistant coach Michelle Byrne , head coach Dave Walker looks to improve on last seasons fifth place Southern Conference Indoor Championship finish. ...
January 14, 2003 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's baseball team is in full swing as the Buccaneers have begun practicing for the 2003 spring season. You can bet head coach Tony Skole will have his players ready to compete for a Southern Conference championship, as his team gears up for a tough non-conference schedule....
January 14, 2003 | Softball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) -- Practice is in full swing for the East Tennessee State softball team. Under the direction of new head coach, Amy Fuller , the Buccaneers look to improve from last year's 25-32 record....
January 14, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) - Yaser Zaatini has been named the head coach of East Tennessee State's men's tennis program on an interim basis. Zaatini will replace long-time head coach Dave Mullins , who has recently been named the school's interim director of athletics....
January 14, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's tennis team has begun practicing for its upcoming spring season. ...
January 14, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2003)-- East Tennessee State's women's tennis team has begun practicing for its upcoming spring season....
January 14, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (January 13, 2003) - Support your ETSU Buccaneers by purchasing your 2003 baseball season tickets and join the Buccaneer basketball teams in Charleston, S.C. for the Southern Conference basketball tournament by reserving your tickets today. ...
January 13, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2003) - Holding a lead of as much as 23 points in the second half, East Tennessee State's men's basketball team seemed well on its way to avenging an overtime loss to league rival College of Charleston in last year's Southern Conference Tournament. ...
January 13, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (January 13, 2003) - Freshman point guard Adrienne Walker (Augusta, Ga.) poured in a career-high 16 points, including six-of-six shooting from the free throw line down the stretch to secure an 82-74 victory over Southern Conference opponent Western Carolina Monday evening at Memorial Center. ...
January 12, 2003 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's and women's tennis programs put on a junior clinic as part of the Snow Volleys Doubles Championships Sunday at Memorial Center. ETSU players and coaches were on hand to offer instruction to those who participated. ...
January 12, 2003 | Women's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's men's and women's tennis programs put on a junior clinic as part of the Snow Volleys Doubles Championships Sunday at Memorial Center. ETSU players and coaches were on hand to offer instruction to those who participated. ...
January 12, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2003) -- East Tennessee State's women's basketball team will play host to Southern Conference opponent Western Carolina on Monday, Jan. 13 with tip-off set for 5 p.m. in Memorial Center. ...
January 11, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2003) - Even though his team improved to 2-1 in Southern Conference play and won its 11th-straight home game dating back to last season, ETSU head basketball coach Ed DeChellis was still shaking his head following the Buccaneers 87-81 win over The Citadel Saturday at Memorial Center. ...
January 11, 2003 | Women's Basketball
GREENSBORO, N.C. (Jan. 11, 2003) -- UNC Greensboro used a late run to pull out a 71-60 victory over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon from Fleming Gym in Greensboro, N.C. ...
January 10, 2003 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Jan. 10, 2003) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team continued its strong tradition of excellence in the classroom as a number of its student-athletes collected academic accolades for the fall semester....
January 08, 2003 | Women's Basketball
BOONE, N.C. (Jan. 8, 2003) Jessica Jank and Tiffani Johnson scored 14 points apiece to lead Appalachian State University to a 79-76 win over East Tennessee State at the Holmes Center Wednesday evening. The victory was Appalachian's (2-10, 1-2 SoCon) first of the season in league play and improved its record to 2-1 at home. The victory marked the third straight over East Tennessee State (3-9, 0-3 SoCon). ...
January 07, 2003 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 7, 2003) - East Tennessee State University head track and field coach Dave Walker held a press conference today to discuss the upcoming Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational that is to be held Jan. 31-Feb. 1 at ETSU's Memorial Center. ...
January 06, 2003 | Men's Basketball
BOONE, N.C. Appalachian State's Shawn Hall registered a career-high 37 points on 12-of-25 shooting from the floor as the Mountaineers (7-3, 1-0 SoCon) used a torrid shooting pace in their 108-94 victory over East Tennessee State at Holmes Center Monday night. ...
January 06, 2003 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 6, 2003) - East Tennessee State University announced today that Barbie Breedlove has been hired as the Associate Athletic Director/Senior Woman Administrator. Breedlove comes to ETSU from Appalachian State University were she served as head women's basketball coach. ...
January 04, 2003 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2003) - East Tennessee State University fullback Scott Carter was named, for the second straight year, to the Division I-AA Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star Team for his performance in the classroom. ...
January 04, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2003) - In a game that featured a trio of freshmen playing like battle-tested veterans, East Tennessee State true freshman Brad Nuckles (Council, Va.) stood above his youthful peers thanks to two critical buckets down the stretch - including the game winner. ...
January 04, 2003 | Women's Basketball
Statesboro, Ga. -- Lady Bucs senior guard Kiya Verdell (Hartwell, Ga.) hit the first six 3-point shots she attempted and finished 6-of-7 from long range for a team-high 18 points, but the effort was not good enough as the East Tennessee State women dropped a 78-69 Southern Conference matchup with Georgia Southern Saturday night at Hanner Fieldhouse. ...
January 03, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 3, 2003) - East Tennessee State University's men's basketball team will take their first step en route to a third straight regular season title as they open Southern Conference play Saturday against UNC Greensboro at 2 p.m. in a game that will be televised to a national audience on ESPN2. ...
January 02, 2003 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2003) - With a nationally-televised conference opener just around the corner, the East Tennessee State University men's basketball breezed through their final non-conference tune up game with a 108-57 trouncing of Division III Juniata College. ...
January 02, 2003 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2003) - East Tennessee State's women' basketball team had nothing to be ashamed of after its 77-65 loss to Chattanooga in the Southern Conference opener for both teams at Memorial Center Thursday night. ...
December 31, 2002 | Men's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 31, 2002) - Construction continues for the brand new men and women's golf practice facility. The facility is designed by Tom Fazio, one of the most renowned golf architects in the world, and will include a long shot tee, six target greens, a short game practice area, putting green, two indoor heated hitting bays, coaches offices, a players lounge, meeting room and hall of fame. ...
December 31, 2002 | Women's Golf
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 31, 2002) - Construction continues for the brand new men and women's golf practice facility. The facility is designed by Tom Fazio, one of the most renowned golf architects in the world, and will include a long shot tee, six target greens, a short game practice area, putting green, two indoor heated hitting bays, coaches offices, a players lounge, meeting room and hall of fame. ...
December 30, 2002 | Men's Basketball
TAMPA, Fla. (December 30, 2002) - East Tennessee State University sophomore Tiras Wade has been named to the South Florida Shootout All Tournament team after his performance against Belmont and South Florida on December 28th and 29th. ...
December 30, 2002 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 30, 2002) - East Tennessee State women's basketball team didn't show many signs of rust coming off a 12-day break from action. On Monday night the Buccaneers closed out 2002 on a positive note with an 84-77 victory over UNC Asheville at Memorial Center....
December 29, 2002 | Men's Basketball
TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 29, 2002) -- East Tennessee State had their two-game winning streak snapped as the South Florida Bulls downed the Bucs, 68-56, in the finals of the South Florida Shootout from the Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla. ...
December 28, 2002 | Men's Basketball
TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 28, 2002) -- Junior forward Jerald Fields (Gainesville, Fla.), junior forward Zakee Wadood (Lonoke, Ark.) and sophomore Tiras Wade (Tampa, Fla.) each scored 15 points as East Tennessee State beat Belmont 71-61 in the first round of the University of South Florida Holiday Classic on Saturday. ...
December 20, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2002) - Before heading off for a short Christmas break, the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team started the holidays off right with a 93-82 victory over non-conference foe Coastal Carolina Friday night at Memorial Center. ...
December 20, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 20, 2002) - USA Today recognized East Tennessee State University's student-athletes for their performance in the classroom in the second annual USA Today/NCAA Academic Achievement Awards. ...
December 20, 2002 | General News
Johnson City, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State University President Dr. Paul E. Stanton Jr. named longtime men's tennis coach Dave Mullins as interim Director of Intercollegiate Athletics on Friday. ...
December 19, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 19, 2002)- The East Tennessee State University athletic ticket office is offering fans of Buccaneer basketball a ticket package that makes the perfect holiday gift idea. ...
December 18, 2002 | Women's Basketball
CONWAY, S.C. (Dec. 18, 2002) -- The Lady Bucs held a commanding advantage on the boards, but the Coastal Carolina women's basketball team defeated East Tennessee State, 72-62, Wednesday evening from Kimbel Arena in Conway, S.C. ...
December 18, 2002 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 17, 2002) - East Tennessee State University women's soccer team finished the 2002 campaign 6-11-1 overall, 3-5-1 in Southern Conference play. The Buccaneers, who finished their sixth season as a varsity sport, accomplished many goals and broke several school records as a team and individually in 2002. ...
December 17, 2002 | Men's Basketball
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (December 17, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's Tiras Wade was named Southern Conference Player of the Week for leading the Buccaneers to a 106-70 win over Virginia-Wise on Dec. 14. ...
December 17, 2002 | Men's Basketball
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (December 17, 2002) - With a four-point lead at halftime and the Virginia Cavaliers struggling to find a rhythm after a 13-day break from play, East Tennessee State seemed to have their Atlantic Coast Conference opponent right where they wanted them. ...
December 16, 2002 | Women's Soccer
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 16, 2002) - East Tennessee State University women's soccer team has been honored for the second consecutive year by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for success not only on the field but also in the classroom. ...
December 14, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 14, 2002) - Tiras Wade (Tampa, Fla.) once scored 50 points in a game during his high school years. He was on pace to eclipse that mark Saturday. ...
December 12, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 12, 2002) - East Tennessee State University continues to build towards the future as two projects are well underway....
December 11, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 11, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's student-athletes helped make Christmas a little brighter for local children as the Buccaneers teamed up with the United States Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program Wednesday night. ...
December 10, 2002 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (December 10, 2002) - East Tennessee State head softball coach Amy Fuller announced Stephanie Gaynord has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Buccaneers next spring....
December 09, 2002 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
BOONE, N.C. (December 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's indoor track and field season officially began Saturday, at the third Appalachian Indoor Track Meet hosted by Appalachian State University and held at the George Holmes Convocation Center. ...
December 07, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's basketball coach Ed DeChellis made a change in his starting lineup for Saturday's game with UNC Asheville. It proved to be a good move. ...
December 07, 2002 | Men's Tennis
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has announced the 8th Annual ETSU Snow Volleys Doubles Championships will be held Jan. 9-19, 2003 . ...
December 05, 2002 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2002) - Former University of Tennessee at Martin women's softball coach Amy Fuller began her tenure as head coach of the East Tennessee State University squad this week. ...
December 05, 2002 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team survived a sluggish start in Thursday's home opener, but went on to a convincing 85-59 win over Tusculum College in Memorial Center......
December 04, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Nashville, Tenn. (Dec. 4, 2002) -- East Tennessee State kept the game close Wednesday night against Vanderbilt, but could not overcome the Commodores in a 86-75 Buccaneer loss from Memorial Gym in Nashville, Tenn. ...
December 02, 2002 | Women's Basketball
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2002)- Middle Tennessee State shot a torrid 59 percent from the floor and East Tennessee State shot 45 percent in a 95-70 MTSU victory over the Lady Bucs Monday night from Murphy Center in Murfreesboro, Tenn....
November 30, 2002 | Men's Basketball
WILMINGTON, N.C. (Nov. 30, 2002) - East Tennessee State fell behind early in the first half and could not recover as the UNC Wilmington Seahawks defeated the Bucs, 78-57, Saturday afternoon from Trask Coliseum in Wilmington, N.C. ...
November 30, 2002 | Women's Basketball
ATLANTA, Ga. (November 30, 2002) -- East Tennessee State's women's basketball team went on a run late in the second half, but Arkansas State hit some key three-point baskets and converted on its free throws down the stretch as the Lady Indians defeated ETSU 63-48 in the consolation game of the Atlanta Marriott NW Classic Saturday afternoon at Alexander Memorial Coliseum in Atlanta, Ga. ...
November 29, 2002 | Women's Basketball
ATLANTA, Ga. (November, 29,2002) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team shot a dismal 13-of-61 (21.3%) from the floor as Georgia Tech (3-1) handily defeated ETSU (1-3) 85-35 in the opening round of the Atlanta Marriott NW Classic Friday afternoon from Alexander Memorial Coliseum in Atlanta, Ga....
November 27, 2002 | Women's Basketball
RADFORD, Va. (November 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team claimed a 72-60 victory at Radford University Wednesday night, as head coach Karen Kemp's Lady Buccaneers won their first game of the 2002-03 season....
November 26, 2002 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2002) - Five East Tennessee State football players were named to the Southern Conference Coaches All-Conference team on Tuesday. ...
November 24, 2002 | Men's Basketball
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 24, 2002) -- East Tennessee State held the lead for most of this afternoon's matchup with South Carolina, but foul trouble and clutch shots led to a 71-66 Gamecock victory in the opening game of the Carolina Center in Columbia. ...
November 24, 2002 | Women's Basketball
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (November 24, 2002) -- East Tennessee State (0-2, 0-0 SoCon) shot just 21 percent from the field and turned the ball over 32 times in a 106-40 loss at 13th-ranked North Carolina Sunday afternoon in historic Carmichael Auditorium....
November 23, 2002 | Women's Basketball
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (November 22, 2002) -- Tennessee Tech freshmen Courtney McFarlin and Jenna Baltimore provided an effective inside-outside combination as the Golden Eaglettes made a successful debut with an 18-point homecourt win over East Tennessee State Friday night....
November 22, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 22, 2002) - Setting a school record for margin of victory, the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team raced past Old Dominion Athletic Conference foe Guilford College by a margin of 67 points in a 104-37 victory Friday night in the season opener for both teams at Memorial Center. ...
November 22, 2002 | Volleyball
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (November 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's Nicole Ryan was named Southern Conference Freshman of the Year as voted upon by the SoCon head coaches. ...
November 22, 2002 | Volleyball
DAVIDSON, N.C. (November 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State fell to the College of Charleston, 3-0, Friday night in the first round of the Southern Conference Tournament held in Davidson, N.C. ...
November 20, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2002) - The ETSU men's basketball team will officially kick off their season with the Buccaneer Basketball Blastoff on Thursday, Nov. 21 at the Firehouse Restaurant in Johnson City. ...
November 20, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2002) - The East Tennessee State athletics department in conjunction with the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program will be distributing toys to needy children Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. in the Memorial Center. ...
November 19, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 19, 2002) - The Buccaneers will be attending the second annual "BUCS Love Books: Read a Book with Us" program on November 21-22 at Woodland Elementary from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. ...
November 17, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (November 17, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's David Haefner (Hamburg, NY) finished 16th at the NCAA South Region Cross Country Championships as the Buccaneers struggled overall Saturday....
November 16, 2002 | Football
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- . Chattanooga quarterback Ryan McCann threw for 225 yards and one touchdown Saturday to lead the Mocs to a 27-10 Southern Conference victory over East Tennessee State. The win was UTC's second straight after starting the season with nine consecutive losses, while the Buccaneers lost their third fourth straight....
November 16, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 16, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team wrapped up its regular-season Saturday afternoon with a 3-1 loss to Davidson in Brooks Gym. The Buccaneers, who finished 8-22 overall and 6-14 in the Southern Conference, would have automatically qualified for the SoCon tournament with a win, but Davidson (22-10, 15-5 SoCon) refused to back down. ...
November 15, 2002 | Baseball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Friday the signing of Nick Hill (Bluff City, Tenn.) to a national letter of intent to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2004 season. ...
November 15, 2002 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 15, 2002) - Three East Tennessee State football players, seniors Scott Carter (Knoxville, Tenn.), Kai Shreckenberg (Wuppertal, Germany) and Adam Howell (Elizabethton, Tenn.) are among 46 players that have been chosen to the 2002 Football Verizon/CoSIDA Academic All-District team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America....
November 15, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2002) - The East Tennessee State men's basketball team debuted with a victory Thursday night, dropping the Charleston (W.Va.) Bombers 96-72 at Memorial Center. ...
November 15, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 15, 2002) - The post-season fate of the East Tennessee State volleyball team is still undetermined with just one game left to play. ETSU could have clinched a spot in the Southern Conference tournament with a win over UNC Greensboro, but UNCG came back from a two-game deficit to defeat the Buccaneers 3-2 in Brooks Gym Friday night....
November 14, 2002 | Women's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2002) - East Tennessee State head women's basketball coach Karen Kemp announced the signing of three players to national letters of intent Thursday. The three Buccaneer recruits were Holly Moring , Whitney Tate , and Brooke Wilhoit ....
November 13, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 13, 2002) - Head coach Ed DeChellis announced Wednesday the signing of Monessen, Penn., native A.J. Jackson to a national letter of intent with the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team. ...
November 13, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 12, 2002) -The East Tennessee State University men's basketball team, winners of two-straight Southern Conference North Division championships, will make its 2002-'03 debut Thursday, Nov. 14, in an exhibition game against Charleston AAU at Memorial Center. Tip is set for 7:30 p.m. ...
November 12, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 12, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team was shutout 3-0 by the Tennessee Lady Volunteers Tuesday evening in Brooks Gym. Tennessee, which defeated the Buccaneers 30-17, 30-22 and 30-28, improved its overall record to 19-9, while ETSU falls to 8-20 for the season....
November 11, 2002 | General News
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 11, 2002) -- East Tennessee State facilities workers gave the interior of the Mini-dome a mini-facelift this morning as the astro-turf in Memorial Center was rolled up in order to make way for the upcoming winter sports season....
November 10, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 10, 2002) - East Tennessee State head coach Deane Webb celebrated his 30th birthday with a 3-2 victory over The Citadel Sunday in Brooks Gym. With the win, ETSU improved its season record to 8-19 (6-12 SoCon), while the Bulldogs fall to 7-22 overall and 0-18 in league play....
November 09, 2002 | Football
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 9, 2002) - Junior running back J.R. McNair rushed for a career-high 143 yards and the 15th-ranked Wofford Terriers compiled a season-high 488 yards on the ground in a 39-10 victory over Southern Conference rival East Tennessee State Saturday night at Memorial Center. ...
November 09, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 9, 2002) - College of Charleston extended its current winning streak to 17 games with a 3-0 win over East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon in Brooks Gym....
November 08, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's and women's basketball teams will appear at the annual Magical Night of Giving, Sunday, Nov. 17 at The Mall at Johnson City....
November 07, 2002 | Volleyball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball program is proud to host the first of two high school recognition days Saturday, Nov. 9, when the Buccaneers play host to College of Charleston at 2 p.m. in Brooks Gym....
November 07, 2002 | Women's Soccer
GREENSBORO, N.C. (November 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's soccer team ended their season Thursday night losing to the top seeded Furman Paladins 3-0, in the first round of the Southern Conference Tournament in Greensboro, N.C. ...
November 07, 2002 | Women's Soccer
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (November 7, 2002) - The Southern Conference announced its women's soccer All-Conference teams today. The SoCon head coaches vote upon the squad and coaches were not allowed to vote for their own players. ...
November 05, 2002 | Men's Basketball
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 5, 2002) - In anticipation of the 2002-'03 East Tennessee State University men's basketball season, the ETSU Department of Athletics wants to make it easy for fans of the Buccaneers to purchase their season tickets. ...
November 05, 2002 | General News
Johnson City, Tenn. (November 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State's Student Athlete Advisory Council and the BucSports Athletic Medicine Center have teamed up for a canned food drive for local families during the holiday season. The food collection will take place at the ETSU vs. Wofford game on Nov. 9. The game is scheduled for kickoff at 6 p.m., where food and monetary donations will be accepted at the entrances to Memorial Center before and during the first half of the game....
November 03, 2002 | Women's Golf
Las Croabas, Puerto Rico (Johnson City, Tenn.) - East Tennessee State's women's golf team finished seventh at the Pat Bradley Championship hosted by Florida International University and held in Las Croabas Puerto Rico....
November 03, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Spartanburg, S.C. (November 3, 2002) - East Tennessee State freshmen Sylwia Ziolkowska (Warsaw, Poland) and Jewel Aldea (Charleston, S.C.) were both victorious, while the tandem of Gemma Halim (Jakarta, Indonesia) and Jessica Irey (Clewiston, Fla.) fell in the doubles final at the Wofford Fall Invitational Sunday....
November 03, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (November 3, 2002) - Stefani Workman and Tracy Tenholder combined for two goals and two assists to lead Morehead State over the East Tennessee State women's soccer team 3-1 Sunday afternoon....
November 02, 2002 | Football
Statesboro, Ga. (November 2, 2002) -- Redemption belonged to Georgia Southern after handing visiting East Tennessee State a 40-7 loss in front of 16,106 fans at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday afternoon. ...
November 02, 2002 | Women's Golf
Las Croabas, Puerto Rico (November 2, 2002) - Robin McCarley (Johnson City, Tenn.) shot a 74 to lead the East Tennessee State women's golf team to a sixth place finish in day two of the Pat Bradley Championship in Las Croabas, Puerto Rico. ...
November 02, 2002 | Volleyball
Greenville, S.C. (November 2, 2002) -- Junior Kate Steidle (Waynesboro, Va.) tallied 22 kills and a .472 hitting percentage to lead East Tennessee State to a 30-28, 30-26, 22-30, 30-24 victory over Furman in volleyball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena. ...
November 02, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Hollywood, S.C. (November 2, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's cross country team had three finish in the top ten to lead the Buccaneers to a fourth place finish while the women finished sixth at the 2002 Southern Conference Championships held in Hollywood, S.C. Saturday morning....
November 02, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Spartanburg, S.C. (November 2, 2002) - East Tennessee State freshman James Grufferty was named Southern Conference Freshman-of-the-Year after an eighth place finish at the SoCon Cross Country Championships held in Hollywood, S.C. Grufferty helped lead the Buccaneers to a fourth place overall finish at the championship finishing in 25:17.70....
November 01, 2002 | Women's Golf
Las Croabas, Puerto Rico (November 1, 2002) - Sophomore Robin McCarley (Johnson City, Tenn.) shot a 76 to lead the East Tennessee State women's golf team to a sixth place tie after day one of the Pat Bradley Championship held in Las Croabas, Puerto Rico. ...
November 01, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Spartanburg, S.C. (November 1, 2002) - East Tennessee State freshman Jewel Aldea (Charleston, S.C.) coasted her way into the quarterfinals of the Wofford Fall Classic Friday night in Spartanburg, S.C. ...
November 01, 2002 | Volleyball
SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Lady Bucs defeated Wofford Friday night in SoCon volleyball action at the Benjamin Johnson Arena. East Tennessee State dropped the first game, 28-30, before rebounding to win the next three with scores of 30-24, 30-25, and 31-29. ...
October 31, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 31, 2002) - Despite a tough schedule and a youthful roster, the East Tennessee State women's soccer team is still in the hunt for the 2002 Southern Conference championship. ...
October 29, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 29, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team lost 3-1 to visiting Appalachian State in Brooks Gym Tuesday night. The Mountaineers won the first game 30-27, before ETSU rebounded with a 30-26 victory in game two....
October 27, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October, 27 2002) - East Tennessee State head coach Deane Webb knew his Buccaneers would have a challenge on their hands when Southern Conference leading Georgia Southern strolled into town. ETSU arose to the challenge in game one with a 32-30 come-from-behind win, but the Eagles won the next three games to pull out the 3-1 victory over the Bucs Sunday in Brooks Gym....
October 27, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Mount Pleasant, S.C. (October 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's soccer team fell to the College of Charleston, 2-0, Sunday afternoon at Patriots Point Field. ...
October 26, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 26, 2002) - The No. 4-ranked Furman Paladins controlled the ball on offense, compiling almost a ten-minute time of possession advantage in a 25-0 win over East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon from Memorial Center in Johnson City, Tenn....
October 26, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State junior Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) was defeated in the first round of the ITA Region II Championships in Chapel Hill, N.C. by Georgia Tech's Roger Anderson 6-2, 6-1....
October 25, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 25, 2002) -- Memorial Center in Johnson City, Tenn. is where area football fans are going to be Saturday when No. 4 Furman comes to town to take on East Tennessee State at 3:30 p.m. ...
October 25, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Winston-Salem, N.C. (October 25, 2002) - ETSU freshman Sylwia Ziolkowska (Warsaw, Poland) fell 4-6, 6-7 to N.C. State senior Myrna Bawono Friday morning at the Omni Hotels/ITA Southeast Regional hosted by Wake Forest. ...
October 25, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Statesboro, Ga. (October 25, 2002) - Georgia Southern used a strong second half to defeat East Tennessee State 3-0 in Southern Conference women's soccer action Friday afternoon. ...
October 24, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 24, 2002) - The doubles team of Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) advanced to the quarterfinals to highlight East Tennessee State's participation Thursday in the ITA Region II Tennis Championships held in Chapel Hill, N.C. ...
October 23, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 23, 2002) - The Southern Conference football matchup between East Tennessee State and No. 4 Furman will be played Saturday at 3:30 p.m. from Memorial Center in Johnson City, Tenn....
October 23, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chapel Hill, N.C. (October 23, 2002) - East Tennessee State Junior Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and sophomore Moises Serrano (Bucaramanga, Colombia) were defeated in the qualifying round of the 2002 Omni Hotels ITA Region II Championships played at the University of North Carolina Wednesday. ...
October 22, 2002 | Men's Golf
Knoxville, Tenn. (Oct. 22, 2002) - The East Tennessee State's men's golf team shot a 289 in their final round off play to finish fifth in the Coca-Cola Tournament of Champions from Holston Hills Country Club in Knoxville, Tenn. The Buccaneers finished the tournament with a three-round 863, 23 shots behind team champion Georgia. The Bulldogs had a remarkably consistent three rounds, firing a 280 in each. Sophomore Jeremy Hobson (Thonotosassa, Fla.) shot a final round even-par 72 to finish in a tie for 12th (72-70-72=214). The finish is the best of his ETSU career as is the three-round 214. ...
October 22, 2002 | Women's Golf
Waynesville, N.C. (October 22, 2002) - ETSU sophomore Robin McCarley (Johnson City, Tenn.) shot a team low 75 yesterday, and shot a 77 today to tie for 18th place and lead the Buccaneers to a fifth place finish at the Wachovia Great Smokies Women's Intercollegiate golf tournament. Host Western Carolina won the 26-team two-day tournament. ...
October 22, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 22, 2002) - Wake Forest had just eight attacking errors and finished the match with a team hitting percentage of .515 in a 3-0 victory over host East Tennessee State in Brooks Gym Tuesday night....
October 21, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 21, 2002) - East Tennessee State sophomore linebacker Lamar Beam (Shelby, N.C.) was named Southern Conference Defensive Player-of-the-Week after a dominant defensive performance in a 31-15 Buccaneer victory over Elon on Saturday....
October 21, 2002 | Men's Golf
Knoxville, Tenn. (Oct. 21, 2002) - The East Tennessee State's men's golf team is in fifth place after two rounds of the Coca-Cola Tournament of Champions from Holston Hills Country Club in Knoxville, Tenn....
October 21, 2002 | General News
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 21, 2002) -- East Tennessee State men's and women's basketball tickets are now on sale for the upcoming 2002-03 season....
October 20, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Columbia, S.C. (October 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State junior Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) fell to Georgia Tech's Roger Anderson Sunday in the A-1 singles championship at the 2002 South Carolina Fall Invitational....
October 20, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 20, 2002) -East Tennessee State's women's soccer team pulled out a thrilling come from behind victory to defeat conference rival Chattanooga Sunday afternoon. ...
October 19, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 19, 2002) - Senior quarterback Jatavis Sanders (Stone Mountain, Ga.) and senior wide receiver Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.) connected for four touchdowns in a 35-16 victory over Elon Saturday afternoon from Memorial Center. Moore's four scores breaks an ETSU record for touchdown receptions in a game and ties the record for most overall touchdowns in a game. ...
October 19, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Columbia, S.C. (October 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team advanced two singles players into Sunday's semi-finals round and one doubles team to the finals following a successful day two at the South Carolina Fall Invitational. ...
October 19, 2002 | Volleyball
Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team was overpowered by Chattanooga, as the Mocs defeated the Buccaneers in four-games Saturday at Maclellan Gym 30-21, 30-28, 27-30, 30-24....
October 18, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2002) - The East Tennessee State men's basketball team was ranked 14th in the recently released CollegeInsider.com Preseason Mid-Major Top-25....
October 18, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State junior forward Zakee Wadood (Lonoke, Ark.) was recently named to the CollegeInsider.com 2002-03 Preseason Mid-Major All-America Team....
October 18, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's women's soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 battle to Southern Conference opponent Western Carolina Friday night. ...
October 16, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2002) -- East Tennessee State head coach Ed DeChellis and his squad held their annual media day Wednesday afternoon from Brooks Gym in Johnson City. ...
October 16, 2002 | Volleyball
Cullowhee, N.C. (October 16, 2002)- The Western Carolina women's volleyball team fought back after a 0-1 deficit to take the final three games for the 3-1 win over East Tennessee State at the Ramsey Center in Cullowhee, N.C. Wednesday night. ETSU drops to 5-14 (3-8 SoCon), while WCU improves to 16-7 (8-3 SoCon) with the win. ...
October 16, 2002 | Women's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 14, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's women's basketball team began practice this past weekend for the 2002-2003 season. ...
October 14, 2002 | General News
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 14, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's basketball teams began practice this past weekend for the 2002-2003 season....
October 13, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 13, 2002) - Freshman Erin Ashton (New Bern, N.C.) broke the school record for points in a season as ETSU rolled to a 7-1 Southern Conference victory over The Citadel Sunday afternoon. Ashton, who previously broke the school record for goals in a season, had one goal and three assists to extend her point total to 25, breaking Kristin Redfern's record of 20 in 2001. ...
October 12, 2002 | Football
Charleston, S.C. (October 12, 2002)-- It was hard-nosed, in-the-trenches, Southern Conference football at its best Saturday afternoon at Johnson Hagood Stadium when the visiting East Tennessee State Buccaneers arrived to take on the The Citadel Bulldogs. Unfortunately for the Bucs however, The Citadel was out to prove something to the rest of the league in defeating ETSU 26-7 in front of a home crowd of 17,627 screaming fans. ...
October 12, 2002 | Volleyball
Davidson, N.C. (October 12, 2002)-- East Tennessee State was defeated by Davidson 3-0 on Saturday afternoon, as the Wildcats won the three-game match with 30-27, 30-19 and 30-23 victories. ...
October 12, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Greenville, S.C. (October 12, 2002) - Sophomore Brad Yewer (Newbury, England) and junior Emily Chaney (Maryville, Tenn.) led the way for the Buccaneer cross-country teams that finished fourth and sixth, respectively, at the Furman Invitational. ...
October 11, 2002 | Volleyball
Greensboro, N.C. (October 11, 2002) -- East Tennessee State's volleyball team lost its third consecutive five-game match as the Buccaneers fell to UNC Greensboro 3-2 on Friday night. ...
October 11, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 11, 2002) - Erin Ashton (New Bern, N.C.) scored four goals, and broke the record for most goals scored in a season (9), as the East Tennessee State women's soccer team cruised to a 9-0 victory over South Carolina State Friday night. ...
October 09, 2002 | Men's Golf
Newport, R.I. (Oct. 9, 2002) - The East Tennessee State's men's golf team tied their best finish of the young season, finishing sixth after Wednesday's third and final round of the Adams Cup from Newport National Golf Club in Newport, R.I. ...
October 09, 2002 | Volleyball
The Appalachian State volleyball team defeated East Tennessee State in five games -- 30-27, 30-26, 32-34, 26-30, 15-13 --at Varsity Gym Tuesday night....
October 08, 2002 | Men's Golf
Newport, R.I. (Oct. 8, 2002) - The East Tennessee State's men's golf team finished the first round of the Adams Cup from the Newport National Golf Club in Newport, R.I. Tuesday, shooting a 300 to finish in a tie for seventh in a field of 17 teams....
October 08, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2002) - Numerous national college basketball preseason publications have chosen East Tennessee State to win the Southern Conference North Division in the 2002-03 season....
October 07, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2002) - From the league's basketball tip-off meetings in North Charleston, S.C., the Southern Conference men's basketball head coaches and media members each voted East Tennessee State to win the Southern Conference North Division in the 2002-03 season. ...
October 07, 2002 | Men's Tennis
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October 07, 2002 | Women's Basketball
North Charleston, S.C. (October 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's basketball team was picked to finish ninth in the Southern Conference Coaches Preseason Poll and ninth in the SoCon Media Poll for the upcoming 2002-03 season. Voters in both polls picked Chattanooga to win its unprecedented fourth consecutive SoCon Championship, while UNC Greensboro was a consensus pick to place second in the league at this weekend's annual "Tip-Off" meetings....
October 06, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 6, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis duo Diego Iglesias (Mar del Plata, Argentina) and Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru) won their first match during Saturday's pre-qualifying round of the 2002 Icy Hot/ITA All-American Championships at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn. However, the doubles team was eliminated from the tournament following a tough loss in the round of 32. ...
October 05, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 5, 2002) - Appalachian State's Jerry Beard caught a touchdown pass and ran for two more as the Mountaineers defeated East Tennessee State 29-10 in Memorial Center on Saturday night. ...
October 05, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis failed to advance any singles players into the qualifying round of the 2002 ITA All-American Championships, while the fate of one doubles team is still to be determined at this weekend's pre-qualifying round at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn....
October 05, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team lost to Southern Conference rival Furman in five games Saturday afternoon in Brooks Gym. After losing the first game 30-21, the Bucaneers (5-10, 3-4 SoCon) rallied back to win the next two games 30-27 and 30-25, respectively. However, Furman (12-8, 7-1 SoCon) pulled away with a 30-23 victory in game four to force a fifth game, in which the Paladins won convincingly, 15-9. ...
October 04, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Chattanooga, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State men's tennis advanced at least three of its five singles players into Saturday's second round of the 2002 ITA All-American Championships played at The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...
October 04, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - After losing a tough non-conference match at homeTuesday, East Tennessee State's volleyball team responded in a big way by sweeping Wofford on Friday night in Brooks Gym, 3-0. ...
October 04, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Jefferson City, Tenn. (October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State forward Erin Ashton (New Bern. N.C.) scored two goals and added an assist to lead her team to a 3-1 win over the Carson-Newman Lady Eagles Friday at McCown Field. ...
October 04, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Boone, N.C.(October 4, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's and women's cross country team competed in the Blue Ridge Cross Country Open hosted by Appalachian State Friday night. The men and women finished fourth and third, respectively. ...
October 03, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (October 3, 2002) - Members of East Tennessee State's men's tennis team are getting ready to compete in the 2002 Icy Hot/ITA Men's All-American Championships hosted by The Champions Club in Chattanooga, Tenn....
October 02, 2002 | Baseball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 2, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team picked up another pitching arm for the 2003 season with the transfer of Willie McKenzie to the Bucs from Louisville. ...
October 01, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 10, 2002) - East Tennessee State (4-9) hit just .150 as a team in a 3-1 loss to UNC Asheville (12-4) on Tuesday night in Brooks Gym. The Lady Bucs dropped the first game 30-24, before evening the score in the second game with a 30-24 victory of their own. ...
September 30, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Greenville, S.C. (September 30, 2002) - Freshman Erin Ashton (New Bern, N.C.) scored her third goal of the season, but that would not be enough as Furman defeated the East Tennessee State women's soccer team 2-1 Monday night. ...
September 29, 2002 | Men's Golf
Dalton, Ga. (Sept. 29, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's golf team closed out its second tournament of the season today, shooting a final round 294 (+6) to finish 12th in a field of 18 teams at the Carpet Capital Collegiate hosted by Georgia Tech....
September 29, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Blacksburg, Va. (September 29, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team concluded the final day at the Virginia Tech Fall Invitational with two consolation final appearances. ...
September 28, 2002 | Football
Cullowhee, N.C. (Sept. 28, 2002) - East Tennessee State rushed for 224 yards and sealed the contest with an interception return for a touchdown late in the contest to hand Western Carolina a 27-7 defeat Saturday night at Whitmire Stadium/Waters Field....
September 28, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Blacksburg, Va. (September 28, 2002) - Tatiana Arriarian (Cochabamba, Bolivia) and Amiee Villavincencio (Lexington, Ky.) defeated Amy Costello and Alison Lindsey of Radford, 8-1 to move into the semi-finals of the consolation bracket set for Sunday at noon. ...
September 28, 2002 | Volleyball
Charleston, S.C. (September 28, 2002) -Cougar Stephanie Ballard nailed a season-high 20 kills as the College of Charleston defeated East Tennessee State, 3-0, in Southern Conference action Saturday. ...
September 27, 2002 | Men's Golf
Dalton, Ga. (Sept. 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's golf team had an impressive first round at the Carpet Capitol Collegiate, firing a team total of 284 (-4), the team's lowest round of the season. The Buccaneers' score was good enough for second place after the first round....
September 27, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Blacksburg, Va. (September 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's women's tennis team advanced six into day two of the Virginia Tech Fall Invitational. The Buccaneer's also advanced one pair in doubles play. ...
September 27, 2002 | Volleyball
CHARLESTON, S.C. - East Tennessee State's Nicole Ryan (Etiwanda, Calif.), a freshman outside hitter, led the Bucs with 21 kills and 34 total attacks in defeating The Citadel, 3-2, in Southern Conference volleyball action Friday night in McAlister Field House. ...
September 27, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Spartanburg, S.C. (September 27, 2002) -- Wofford's Christine Pezzutti scored with less than three minutes remaining in regulation to force overtime in Friday night's 2-2 draw with East Tennessee State. This marked the second straight overtime game for the Buccaneers. ...
September 25, 2002 | Women's Golf
Mt. Pleasent, S.C. (September 24, 2002) - East Tennessee State shot a 318 to place fifth in the final day of the Cougar Fall Invitational held at the Rivertowne Country Club in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. ...
September 25, 2002 | Women's Golf
Johnson City, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has named Stefanie Reynolds as its new head women's golf coach it was announced today. Reynolds replaces Katie Weiss who left ETSU to take the women's golf coaching position at Minnesota. ...
September 25, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State head men's tennis coach Dave Mullins announced that former standout player Yaser Zaatini , originally from Maracay, Venezuela, will be joining the Buccaneer program as Mullins' assistant coach. ...
September 23, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2002) - Safety Montreal Harkley (Hanahan, S.C.) of East Tennessee State's football team was named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week today for his play in the Buccaneers' 35-21 win over VMI on Saturday. ...
September 23, 2002 | Women's Golf
Mt. Pleasent, S.C. (September 23, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's golf team finished fifth after day one of the Cougar Fall Invitational in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. ...
September 22, 2002 | Volleyball
Statesboro, Ga. (September 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State put together one of its better efforts of the season, but it wasn't enough get past Georgia Southern, as visiting ETSU fell to the Eagles 3-1 on Sunday in four very close games. ...
September 22, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 22, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University's women's soccer team lost 2-1 in double overtime and in a driving rainstorm Sunday afternoon. ...
September 21, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 21, 2002) - With quarterback Jatavis Sanders (Stone Mountain, Ga.) at the helm and running back Gaven Varner (Summerville, S.C.) trampling defenders, East Tennessee State's offense awoke from it's slumber to defeat VMI 35-21 at Memorial Center on Saturday night. ...
September 21, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 21, 2002) - Due to inclement weather, East Tennessee State University has cancelled all of Saturday's tennis matches for the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic. Play is scheduled to resume on Sunday, Sept. 22 with the main draws beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the ETSU Tennis Complex....
September 21, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 21, 2002) - Due to inclement weather, East Tennessee State University has cancelled all of Saturday's tennis matches for the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic. Play is scheduled to resume on Sunday, Sept. 22 with the main draws beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the ETSU Tennis Complex....
September 20, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's tennis programs are hosting to the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic, which began Friday morning at the ETSU Tennis Complex....
September 20, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's and women's tennis programs are hosting to the 12th Annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Classic, which began Friday morning at the ETSU Tennis Complex....
September 20, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 20, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University women's soccer team has nothing to hang their heads about after Friday night's loss to defending Southern Conference Champion UNC Greensboro, 1-0. ...
September 19, 2002 | Women's Golf
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State University freshman Laura Diaz (Aguadilla, Puerto Rico) will be representing Puerto Rico in the World Amateur Team Championships for golf next month. The tournament will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from October 18-28. "This is a really important event for Laura as an amateur golfer and for the Puerto Rico Golf Association," said PRGA operations manager Julio Soto. Diaz will travel to Kuala Lumpur for four days of practice before starting the tournament on the 16th. ...
September 19, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State University is set to host its 12th annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Tennis Championships beginning Friday. The tournament will begin at 9 a.m. Friday and run thru Sunday at the ETSU Tennis Center. ...
September 19, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State University is set to host its 12th annual ETSU Fall Collegiate Tennis Championships beginning Friday. The tournament will begin at 9 a.m. Friday and run thru Sunday at the ETSU Tennis Center. ...
September 18, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's men's basketball coach, Ed DeChellis , has signed a new contract extension Director of Athletics Todd Stansbury announced today. The extension will keep DeChellis under contract through the 2006-07 season. ...
September 16, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 16, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University women's soccer team lost a heartbreaker to the Samford Bulldogs, 1-0, in two overtimes Monday night....
September 15, 2002 | Men's Golf
Johnson City, Tenn. (Sept. 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's golf squad got its 2002-03 season officially underway this weekend finishing sixth at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at The Ridges, the fifth annual tournament hosted by the Bucs. Wake Forest took home top honors in the event, shooting a three-round score of 876 (287-294-295), defeating runner-up North Carolina by two strokes....
September 14, 2002 | Football
Boiling Springs, N.C. (Sept. 14, 2002) - East Tennessee State's offensive troubles continued here tonight, as the Buccaneers came up short on a comeback try in a 13-10 loss at Gardner-Webb. In a game that was halted for 76 minutes near the end of the third quarter by a driving rainstorm and lightning, ETSU could only manage 229 yards of offense and missed two field goals while having a touchdown called back on a penalty. ...
September 13, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 13, 2002) - On Friday night the Buccaneer volleyball team got off to a slow start against visiting Chattanooga, but ETSU rattled off three consecutive victories over the Lady Mocs to take the match 3-1 in front of its home fans in Brooks Gym. ...
September 13, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Knoxville, Tenn. (September 13, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University men's and women's cross country teams traveled to Knoxville to participate in the Tennessee Invitational Friday....
September 11, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 11, 2002) - East Tennessee State's volleyball team would like everyone to attend "Family Night" this Friday, Sept. 13 when the Buccaneers take on Southern Conference rival Chattanooga. The match is scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m. in Brooks Gym as the Bucs prepare to take on the Lady Mocs. ...
September 10, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 10, 2002) - Just a few days after Western Carolina's volleyball team defeated Tennessee, the Catamounts captured another big win by defeating East Tennessee State in the Southern Conference opener Tuesday night in Brooks Gym. ...
September 08, 2002 | Women's Golf
The ETSU women's golf team finished the Unlimited Potential/Bay Tree Classic Sunday....
September 08, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 8, 2002) - Tennessee Tech University defeated the ETSU women's soccer team 2-1 Sunday. ...
September 07, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. East Tennessee State survived a slow start and a few injuries to some key players to overcome Mars Hill 20-10 at Memorial Center Saturday night. ...
September 07, 2002 | Women's Golf
Myrtle Beach, S.C. (September 7, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University women's golf team moved two spots in day two of tournament....
September 07, 2002 | Volleyball
Birmingham, Ala. (September 7, 2002) -- East Tennessee State's volleyball team went the distance with tournament host Alabama-Birmingham, but fell 15-10 in the fifth game to lose the match 3-2. ...
September 07, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Cullowhee, N.C. (September 7, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University men's and women's cross country teams opened up the 2002 season finishing fourth and fifth in the Western Carolina Catamount Classic on Saturday. ...
September 06, 2002 | Women's Golf
Myrtle Beach, S.C. (September 6, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University women's golf team finished up their first day of play at the Unlimited Potential/Bay Tree Classic in Myrtle Beach Friday....
September 06, 2002 | Volleyball
Birmingham, Ala. (September 6, 2002) -- Head coach Deane Webb's East Tennessee State volleyball team, fresh off of a victory at home last Tuesday, carried the winning momentum into this weekend's University of Alabama-Birmingham Tournament....
September 05, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's women's soccer team defeated Southern Conference foe Appalachian State, 1-0 Thursday night in what was nothing short of a thrilling victory for the Buccaneer's young program. This marked ETSU's first ever victory against the Mountaineers who fell to 0-2, 0-1 in conference play. ...
September 03, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 3, 2002) - Head coach Deane Webb and the East Tennessee State volleyball team picked up their first win of the season Tuesday night in front of a lively crowd at Brooks Gym, as the Buccaneers (1-3) pulled out a 3-0 sweep over visiting Lincoln Memorial (1-4). ...
September 02, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (September 2, 2002) - The East Tennessee State women's soccer team defeated UNC Asheville 2-1 in their home opener Monday night. ...
August 31, 2002 | Football
Raleigh, N.C. (August 31, 2002) -- Offense was scarce for the East Tennessee State football team on Saturday night as head coach Paul Hamilton's Buccaneers (0-1) were held scoreless in a 34-0 loss to No. 25 North Carolina State (2-0) at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. ...
August 31, 2002 | Volleyball
Charlotte, N.C. (August 31, 2002) -- East Tennessee State finished its opening weekend of volleyball at the Spring Hill Suites Invitational in Charlotte, N.C. Unfortunately, the Buccaneers dropped both of their Saturday matches to fall to 0-3 on the season....
August 30, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 30, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer Radio Network added another station Friday as WCSK 90.3 FM in Kingsport, Tenn. agreed to carry ETSU athletic broadcasts. ...
August 30, 2002 | Men's Golf
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 30, 2002) -- A press conference to discuss the fifth annual Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate at The Ridges was held Friday at The Ridges Golf and Country Club in Jonesboro, Tenn....
August 30, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 30, 2002) - Southern Conference volleyball coaches have selected East Tennessee State University to finish in fourth place for the 2002 season....
August 30, 2002 | Volleyball
Charlotte, N.C. (August 30, 2002) - Charlotte (1-0) used its home court to hand the Bucs (0-1) their first loss of the season, 3-1, at the Halton Arena on Friday night....
August 30, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Spartanburg, S.C. (August 30, 2002) - The Southern Conference released the women's soccer pre-season poll as selected by the coaches Friday. ...
August 30, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Radford, Va. (August 30, 2002) - The East Tennessee State women's soccer team dropped their season opener against Radford, 4-0. ...
August 28, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 28, 2002) - Second year head coach Deane Webb and the 2002 East Tennessee State women's volleyball team welcomed members of the local media to Brooks Gym for the Buccaneers' annual "media day." ...
August 27, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State's football team had a pair of its players placed on a pair of national award watch lists The Sports Network has announced. Senior wide receiver Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.) and junior cornerback Tony Tiller (Lithonia, Ga.) were placed on the "Payton Watch" and "Buchanan Battle" lists by the organization....
August 27, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 27, 2002) - The Southern Conference has released its annual pre-season coaches poll for the upcoming 2002 men's and women's cross country season. East Tennessee State received two first place votes on the men's side, but was collectively picked to finish third place with 72 total points behind Chattanooga (72) and Appalachian State (89). On the women's side, ETSU garnered one first place vote, but was picked to place seventh overall behind Davidson (66) with 62 points. ...
August 26, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 26, 2002) - Head Coach Heather Henson and the East Tennessee State women's soccer team traveled to Gardner-Webb on Sunday for the Buccaneers second and final pre-season scrimmage. The relatively young Lady Bucs battled the rainy weather and the Bulldogs to a 2-2 tie as ETSU continues to prepare for Friday's season-opener at Radford. ...
August 24, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 8, 2002) - East Tennessee State's football team officially completed its preseason camp with its annual Blue-Gold scrimmage this afternoon in Memorial Center....
August 24, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 23, 2002) - Although the 2002 women's soccer season has yet to begin, the East Tennessee State Buccaneers faced competition outside of practice since reporting to practice earlier this month. For a picture and to read more about the day's action click on the link below...
August 23, 2002 | Men's Basketball
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 23, 2002) - Games against ACC and SEC foes and an appearance in a holiday tournament highlight the East Tennessee State 2002-03 men's basketball schedule....
August 22, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State' football team wound up its two-a-day portion of fall practice with its second scrimmage of the fall season....
August 22, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2002) - One of the bright spots of East Tennessee State's football squad in 2002 should be its defense. With all 11 starters back from last year's team, the Buccaneers could produce one of the top defenses in the Southern Conference. ...
August 22, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's soccer team held its annual media day as part of its preparations for the upcoming 2002 season. Head coach Heather Henson was very optimistic about the prospects for this year's campaign. "I think the intensity level and the effort I have noticed in practice comes from the players and their desire to win," Henson said of this year's squad. "They are hungry to play against someone else right now." ...
August 20, 2002 | Baseball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 20, 2002) - Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.), a rising junior on East Tennessee State's baseball team, was selected third on the Coastal Plain 2002 Top-10 Prospects List as voted on by the leagues coaches....
August 19, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 19, 2002) - East Tennessee State's football team continues to receive preseason recognition in the preseason polls as the Bucs were listed among the other team receiving votes in the first ESPN/USA Today top-25 poll....
August 16, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State' football team had its first scrimmage since starting practice, and no one was happier than head coach Paul Hamilton ....
August 16, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2002) - East Tennessee State football fans around the South will have a pair of opportunities to tune in and watch the Buccaneers on television this season as ETSU is scheduled to play two games on the Comcast Sports South network in 2002....
August 16, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 16, 2002)- Head coach Deane Webb and the 2002 East Tennessee State volleyball team has begun practice for the upcoming season. ...
August 15, 2002 | Women's Soccer
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State's women's soccer team began practicing for the rapidly approaching 2002 season this week. The Bucs arrived on Saturday, Aug. 10 and had a series of team functions and meetings before their first practice on Tuesday, August 13. ...
August 15, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State released its 2002 men's and women's cross country schedules this week. Head coach Dave Walker has six men and seven women making up this year's teams, which will open competition on Sept. 7 at the Catamount Classic hosted by Western Carolina. ...
August 15, 2002 | General News
Spartanburg, S.C. (August 15, 2002) - Eighty-seven student-athletes at East Tennessee State University have been named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll for the 2001-02 year. Highlighting the list were Lena Summers (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Scott Carter (Knoxville, Tenn.), who achieved a 4.0 grade point average while competing in women's soccer and football, respectively. ...
August 14, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 14, 2002) - The sound was unmistakable this morning in Memorial Center on the campus of East Tennessee State, the sound of pad on pad as the Buccaneer football team had its first practice in full pads. ...
August 10, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 10, 2002) - East Tennessee State's football team began preparation for the fall season with its first practice this morning. Click Full Story for a photo library of the morning's action in Memorial Center....
August 08, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 8, 2002) - East Tennessee State head football coach Paul Hamilton and his staff welcomed over 80 players to campus today as the Buccaneers begin their preparations for the 2002 football season that is less than four weeks away. ...
August 08, 2002 | Women's Golf
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 8, 2002) - Katie Weiss , head women's golf coach at East Tennessee State, has resigned her position with the University to take the head women's golf coaching job at the University of Minnesota....
August 05, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has released its men's tennis schedule for the upcoming 2002-03 season. The Buccaneers will begin play on Sept. 20, 2002 when they host the ETSU Fall Intercollegiate Championships. ...
August 02, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 2, 2002) East Tennessee State University athletic director Todd Stansbury announced Friday that volleyball head coach Deane Webb has signed a three-year contract extension through 2005....
August 02, 2002 | Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 2, 2002) - East Tennessee State has named Michelle Byrne its new assistant track and field and cross country coach under head coach Dave Walker ....
August 02, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Johnson City, Tenn. (August 2, 2002) - East Tennessee State has named Michelle Byrne its new assistant track and field and cross country coach under head coach Dave Walker ....
July 31, 2002 | Baseball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 31, 2002) -- East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Wednesday the signing of catcher/first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) to a national letter of intent to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2003 season. ...
July 30, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 30, 2002) The Southern Conference released their 2002 coaches and media preseason football polls Tuesday from the annual conference football rouser in Greenville, S.C....
July 30, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 30, 2002) Six East Tennessee State football players were named to the preseason All-Southern Conference team, announced Tuesday from the annual conference football rouser in Greenville, S.C....
July 29, 2002 | Women's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 29, 2002) - Head coach Steve Brooks has announced Courtney McInnis (Tampa, Fla.), a junior transfer from Gardner-Webb University, will join East Tennessee State's women's tennis program for this upcoming season. ...
July 25, 2002 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 25, 2002) - East Tennessee State University has begun an immediate search for the vacant position of head softball coach....
July 24, 2002 | Softball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 24, 2002) -- East Tennessee State University head softball coach Stephanie DeFeo has resigned from ETSU to accept the head coaching position at UNC Greensboro....
July 22, 2002 | Volleyball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 22, 2002) -- At the conclusion of three of six scheduled East Tennessee State University summer volleyball camps, the 2002 programs have been a resounding success. ...
July 22, 2002 | General News
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 22, 2002) - East Tennessee State's department of athletics has announced that Carey Cavanaugh (Munroe Falls, Ohio) and Dimeco Childress (Columbia, Tenn.) have been selected as ETSU's female and male athletes of the year for the 2001-02 school year....
July 18, 2002 | Men's Tennis
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 18, 2002) - East Tennessee State's men's tennis team has been named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team for the spring 2002 season....
July 16, 2002 | Baseball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 16, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team has signed Chris Gambill (Mountain City, Tenn.) to a letter of intent to enroll at ETSU and play baseball for the Bucs head coach Tony Skole announced today....
July 09, 2002 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 9, 2002) - East Tennessee State head cross country and track and field coach Dave Walker announced the signing of Paul Dable and Peter Dalton to national letters of intent today. Both student-athletes will join the Buccaneers this season after successful prep careers overseas. ...
July 08, 2002 | Baseball
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 8, 2002) - Rising junior Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.), a member of East Tennessee State's baseball team, has been chosen to play in the All-Star game of the Coastal Plain League....
July 02, 2002 | Football
Johnson City, Tenn. (July 2, 2002) - Junior Tony Tiller (Lithonia, Ga.) and senior Cecil Moore (Morristown, Tenn.) of East Tennessee State's football team were selections to The Sports Network's 2002 Division I-AA Preseason All-America team the organization announced today....
MGOLF Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate Jonesborough, Tenn.
Oct 11 Results
VB ETSU 2 Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 11 Western Carolina University 3
MSOC ETSU 0 Greensboro, N.C.
Oct 11 UNC Greensboro 2
MGOLF Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate Jonesborough, Tenn.
Oct 12 2nd of 15
WSOC ETSU 5 Charleston, S.C.
Oct 12 Citadel 3
MSOC Furman 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 15 ETSU 1
MTEN ETSU Nashville, Tenn.
Oct 16 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MTEN ETSU
Oct 17 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MCC Catamount Classic Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 17 2 of 10
WCC Catamount Classic Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 17 1 of 10
WGOLF Mercedes Benz Collegiate Championship Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct 17 15th of 16
WTEN ETSU
Oct 17 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MGOLF U.S. Collegiate Championship Alpharetta, Ga.
Oct 17 Results
WSOC VMI 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 17 ETSU 7
VB Wofford College 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 17 ETSU 3
MGOLF U.S. Collegiate Championship Alpharetta, Ga.
Oct 18 Results
WTEN ETSU
Oct 18 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MTEN ETSU
Oct 18 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
VB Mercer University 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 18 ETSU 3