This Week in ETSU Athletics: September 5 – September 11

Monday, September 05, 2011


This week: The Bucs travel to Chattanooga, Tenn. for the Country Inn & Suites Invitational hosted by Chattanooga. ETSU will open the tournament against UNC Asheville (3-4) on Friday at 11:00 a.m. before taking on Chattanooga (1-6) at 6 p.m. On Saturday, the Bucs face Tennessee Tech (0-6) at 2 p.m.

Last week: ETSU (3-5) finished 0-4 at the highly competitive Blue Raider Bash hosted by MTSU. The Bucs opened the tournament by falling to MTSU 3-0 on Friday night.  ETSU then dropped matches to Missouri (3-0) and Austin Peay (3-1) on Saturday, before closing the tournament with a loss against FIU (3-1).

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Men’s Soccer

This week: ETSU (3-0) travels to Norfolk, Va. for the Stihl Soccer Classic hosted by Old Dominion.  The Bucs take on No. 25 Old Dominion (1-0) on Friday night at 7 p.m. before facing No. 8 William & Mary (2-1) on Sunday at 12 p.m.

Last week: The Bucs defeated No. 24 UNC Greensboro 1-0 in double overtime on Wednesday for their first ever victory against a ranked opponent.  ETSU stayed unbeaten on the season after defeating Marshall, 2-0, on Sunday night.

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Women’s Soccer

This week: ETSU (3-2) hits the road for a pair of matches at the RedHawk Shootout hosted by Miami (OH) University on Friday and Sunday. The Bucs open the weekend with a match against Wright State (3-2-1) on Friday at 1:30 p.m. before taking on Miami (OH) (2-2) on Sunday at 3 p.m.

Last week: The Bucs finished a perfect 2-0 on the week to get above .500 for the first time this season. ETSU defeated Longwood 2-1 in double overtime on Friday afternoon and closed the week with a convincing 10-0 win over Alabama A&M on Sunday.

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Men's Golf

This week: The ETSU men's golf team will kick off its fall season at the Northern Intercollegiate Invitational hosted by Northern Illinois in Sugar Grove, Ill. The two day event begins on Saturday.

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Women’s Tennis

This week: The defending Atlantic Sun Conference champion ETSU women’s tennis team will open its fall season at home in the ETSU Fall Invitational. The event will take place on Friday and Saturday at the Buddy Hartsell Tennis Center. Admission is free for the entire weekend.

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WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky