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Excellence Realized: Looking back on a year to remember

ETSU athletics enjoyed a banner year of success over the last 365 days. Take a look back at this memorable year in "Excellence Realized," a story told though Adobe Spark.


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Student-Athlete Spotlight: Brooke Baxter

Every collegiate athlete knows the challenge of striving for excellence in both sports and the classroom. One of many students who embody ETSU Intercollegiate Athletics’ motto, “Excellence Every Day,” is Brooke Baxter.


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Fifty Buccaneer student-athletes earn SoCon All-Academic honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 26, 2017) – ETSU had 50 student-athletes earn academic honors for the spring semester as the Southern Conference announced its all-academic awards on Monday.


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ETSU men earn second-straight Commissioner’s Cup

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 30, 2017) – With the completion of the spring seasons of league competition, the ETSU men’s programs were awarded its second-straight Southern Conference Commissioner’s Cup, which is the all-sport trophy that is presented to the conference’s best all-around men’s program.


Softball

ETSU Softball’s Championship Run – A Story Told Through Adobe Spark

Relive the moments of ETSU Softball’s run to its first-ever Southern Conference Championship and NCAA Tournament berth through the eyes of the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics' photographers, communications staff and the Buccaneer Sports Network. Powered by Adobe Spark.


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ETSU’s historic season ends in extra-inning setback to Notre Dame

AUBURN, Ala. (May 20, 2017) – Historic.


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Bucs fall to No. 7 Auburn in NCAA Tournament opener

AUBURN, Ala. (May 19, 2017) – Playing in its first-ever NCAA Tournament game, the ETSU softball team fell to tournament host and No. 7 national seed Auburn, 11-0 in five innings, in front of 1,940 fans on Friday afternoon at Jane B. Moore Field.


Softball

Bucs to make NCAA Tournament debut Friday at Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. (May 18, 2017) – The ETSU softball team will make its NCAA Tournament debut on Friday afternoon as the Buccaneers take on regional host and No. 7 national seed Auburn at Jane B. Moore Field. First pitch is set for 4:30 p.m. ET on ESPNU.


Softball

Sights and Sounds from Thursday’s practice at Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. (May 18, 2017) – The ETSU softball team held its practice on Thursday afternoon at Jane B. Moore Field as the Buccaneers are gearing up for their first-ever NCAA Tournament appearance.


Softball

Knoetze named to NFCA All-Region Team

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 18, 2017) – The postseason awards are continuing to pile up for ETSU senior outfielder Danielle Knoetze (San Diego, Calif.).


Softball

ETSU heading to Auburn Regional; Bucs to play No. 7 Auburn Friday at 4:30 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 14, 2017) – After having just over 24 hours to celebrate its first-ever conference tournament title, the ETSU softball team learned its destination and opponent for this weekend's NCAA Regional, as the entire 64-team field was announced Sunday night on ESPN2.


Softball

Three Bucs earn all-tournament team honors; Baxter receives Pinnacle Award

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 14, 2017) – Following its first-ever conference tournament title, the ETSU softball team had four players earn postseason awards on Saturday evening in Chattanooga.


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Softball to hold viewing party Sunday night inside the Humphreys Center

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 14, 2017) – The ETSU softball team will hold a Selection Show party Sunday night at the Humphreys Center, which is located inside the second floor of MSHA Athletic Center.


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SoCon Champs! ETSU earns first conference title with 6-0 win over Samford

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 13, 2017) – The Buccaneers are Southern Conference Champions!


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ETSU to meet Samford in Saturday’s SoCon Championship

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 12, 2017) – The ETSU softball team will look to cap off its perfect run in the Southern Conference Championship as the third-seeded Buccaneers face No. 4 seed Samford in the title game on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. at Frost Stadium.


Softball

ETSU advances to SoCon Championship game with 4-3 extra-inning win over Mercer

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 12, 2017) – The ETSU softball team needed extra innings to pull off some late heroics, but it was definitely worth the wait.


Softball

Bucs-Bears to clash in SoCon Championship semifinal Friday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 11, 2017) – The ETSU softball team moved one step closer to reaching its goal of winning the Southern Conference Championship following Thursday’s 1-0 win over tournament host Chattanooga.


Softball

Ogle’s one-hit gem lifts ETSU past Chattanooga, 1-0

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 11, 2017) – Sometimes teams need a little break as they make a run for a championship title. For the ETSU softball team, that came in Thursday’s 1-0 win over in-state rival Chattanooga on day two of the Southern Conference Championship at Frost Stadium.


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ETSU to face Chattanooga in next round of SoCon Championship on Thursday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 10, 2017) – Coming off its first postseason conference tournament win in over nine years, the ETSU softball team looks to carry the momentum into day two of the Southern Conference Championship as the third-seeded Buccaneers take on No. 7 seed Chattanooga Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. from Frost Stadium.


Softball

Bucs use big innings to cruise past Catamounts, 7-0

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 10, 2017) – The ETSU softball team scored two runs in the second and added five more in the fourth, while Lindsey Fadnek (Coalfield, Tenn.) and Sharlene Godoy (La Puente, Calif.) combined for a four-hit shutout as the third-seeded Buccaneers cruised to a 7-0 victory over No. 6 seed Western Carolina on day one of the Southern Conference Championship on Wednesday afternoon at Chattanooga’s Frost Stadium.


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Bucs open SoCon Championship Wednesday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 9, 2017) – The ETSU softball team opens a new season Wednesday afternoon as the Buccaneers begin their run to a first-ever Southern Conference Championship. The Blue and Gold earned the No. 3 seed and take on No. 6 seed Western Carolina at 3 p.m. at Chattanooga’s Frost Stadium.


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Knoetze tabbed SoCon Player of the Year; five Bucs earn all-conference honors

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 9, 2017) – Coming off one of its most decorated seasons in program history, the ETSU softball team had a lot to celebrate on Tuesday as the Southern Conference released its postseason awards, which was highlighted by senior outfielder Danielle Knoetze (San Diego, Calif.) being named Player of the Year.


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Laughren named SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 8, 2017) – For the second time this season, ETSU sophomore outfielder Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) earned Southern Conference Player of the Week honors, as the league office announced its weekly awards on Monday.


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Field set for 2017 SoCon Softball Championship

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 7, 2017) – The 2017 Southern Conference softball regular season came to an end on Sunday, which means the field is set for the upcoming conference tournament that opens Wednesday morning at Chattanooga’s Frost Stadium.


Softball

Bucs fall in series finale at UNCG, 7-2

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 7, 2017) – With a Southern Conference regular season championship and No. 1 seed in next week’s conference tournament hanging in the balance, the ETSU softball team was unable to capture the top spot.


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ETSU splits doubleheader at UNCG; Sunday's winner earns SoCon title

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 6, 2017) – Despite splitting a doubleheader at UNCG on Saturday, the ETSU softball team kept its Southern Conference regular season title hopes alive.


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Bucs look to claim SoCon regular season championship this weekend in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 5, 2017) – The ETSU softball team will look to make history this weekend as the Buccaneers open a three-game Southern Conference series at UNCG on Saturday.


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ETSU clinches series win over Furman, 8-5; Bucs move into first place on Senior Day

JOHNSON CITY. Tenn. (April 30, 2017) – The ETSU softball team had a lot to celebrate on Sunday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


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Laughren, Carter hit back-to-back home runs in win over Furman

JOHNSON CITY. Tenn. (April 29, 2017) – Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) and Taylor Carter (Brazil, Ind.) hit back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the first inning, while Sharlene Godoy (La Puente, Calif.) recorded the final six outs – including forcing a game-wining double play – as ETSU softball defeated Furman 3-2 in game two of a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


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ETSU-Furman battle for first-place in SoCon this weekend at Betty Basler Field

JOHNSON CITY. Tenn. (April 27, 2017) – A lot is at stake this weekend as the ETSU softball team plays its final home games of the regular season.


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ETSU splits doubleheader at Morehead State

MOREHEAD, Ky. (April 26, 2017) – The ETSU softball team wrapped up non-conference play by splitting a road doubleheader at Morehead State on Wednesday afternoon at University Field.


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Softball wraps up non-conference play Wednesday at Morehead State

MOREHEAD, Ky. (April 25, 2017) – With only eight regular season games remaining, the ETSU softball team wraps up its non-conference portion of the schedule with a road doubleheader at Morehead State on Wednesday afternoon at University Field.


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Rain washes out ETSU-Western Carolina series finale

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (April 23, 2017) – Due to inclement weather hitting the southeast region, Sunday’s ETSU-Western Carolina softball series finale has been washed out in Cullowhee, N.C.


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Fadnek, Knoetze carry Bucs to split at Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (April 22, 2017) – Lindsey Fadnek (Coalfield, Tenn.) allowed one unearned run and struck out nine in a complete game effort, while Danielle Knoetze (San Diego, Calif.) belted the game-winning home run in the top of the seventh en route to lifting ETSU to a 3-1 win over Western Carolina in game two of Saturday’s doubleheader from the Catamount Softball Complex. ETSU dropped the opener, 8-3.


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ETSU carries win streak into road series at Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (April 21, 2017) – With the ETSU softball team reaching the midway point of Southern Conference play, the Buccaneers look to continue their winning was as the Blue and Gold open a three-game series at Western Carolina on Saturday.


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Softball announces the signing of local product Vanessa Elliott

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 20, 2017) – ETSU softball head coach Brad Irwin announced on Thursday that outfielder Vanessa Elliott (Johnson City, Tenn.) has signed her national letter of intent to play for the Buccaneers starting in the fall of 2017.


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ETSU-USC Upstate doubleheader cancelled due to inclement weather

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2017) – Due to inclement weather in the Tri-Cities area, Tuesday’s ETSU-USC Upstate softball doubleheader at Betty Basler Field has been cancelled.


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Bucs look to cap off perfect homestand Tuesday against USC Upstate

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 17, 2017) – Coming off its first series sweep of Chattanooga in program history, the ETSU softball team looks to cap a perfect five-game homestand Tuesday when the Bucs host USC Upstate in a non-conference doubleheader at Betty Basler Field. First pitch is set for 4 p.m.


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Johnson’s blast lifts ETSU to series sweep over Chattanooga, 10-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 15, 2017) – Mykeah Johnson (Cohutta, Ga.) only had one hit on the afternoon, but with one swing of the bat, the Buccaneer senior outfielder changed the complexion of the game.


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ETSU downs Chattanooga twice on Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 14, 2017) – Defending the home turf is a priority when competing for a conference championship. Since Southern Conference play began earlier this month, the ETSU softball team has done just that.


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ETSU returns home to take on Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 13, 2017) – The ETSU softball team opens a five-game homestand this weekend as the Bucs host in-state rival Chattanooga in a three-game Southern Conference series, beginning Friday evening at Betty Basler Field.


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Bucs blast past Bulldogs in Birmingham, 6-1

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (April 9, 2017) – The ETSU softball team belted three home runs – two by senior first baseman Taylor Carter (Brazil, Ind.) – as the Buccaneers blasted their way to a 6-1 win at Samford on Sunday afternoon at Samford Softball Field.


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ETSU drops doubleheader at Samford

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (April 8, 2017) – The ETSU softball team was unable to build off last weekend’s series win over Mercer as the Buccaneers dropped a doubleheader to Samford on Saturday afternoon at Samford Softball Field. The Bucs were shutout 2-0 in the opener, while the Bulldogs rallied with five unanswered runs to drop ETSU, 5-2, in the nightcap.


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Bucs set to face Samford in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (April 7, 2017) – After opening Southern Conference play with a series win over Mercer last weekend, the ETSU softball team looks to build upon its momentum as the Buccaneers take on defending regular season and tournament champion Samford this weekend in Birmingham.


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Three Bucs named SoCon Athletes of the Month

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 6, 2017) – The Southern Conference announced on Thursday that ETSU women’s golf Loy Hee Ying, softball’s Danielle Knoetze and men’s outdoor track & field’s Matt Moore have been named SoCon Athletes of the Month for their outstanding performances in the month of March.


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ETSU Athletics announces “Legacy Day” planned for April 11th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2017) – On Tuesday, April 11th, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will launch a special day of giving in support of Buccaneer student-athletes.


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“Big Buccaneer Bash” Auction set for Saturday, April 8th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will host its annual “BIG Buccaneer Bash” Excellence Fund Auction in support of the program’s student-athletes this Saturday evening, April 8th at the ETSU/Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center.


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Ogle claims SoCon Pitcher of the Week honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 3, 2017) – For the second time this season, ETSU junior Madison Ogle (Maryville, Tenn.) picked up Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week honors, as the league office released its weekly awards on Monday.


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Ogle, Laughren guide ETSU to series-clinching win over Mercer, 2-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2017) – Junior Madison Ogle (Maryville, Tenn.) tossed a three-hit shutout, while sophomore Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) snapped a scoreless game by belting a two-run homer in the sixth inning en route to guiding ETSU to a 2-0 series-clinching win over Mercer on Sunday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

Fadnek delivers Bucs to split over Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2017) – ETSU and Mercer entered the weekend as the top hitting clubs in the Southern Conference, but on Saturday the team battled to a pair of low-scoring decisions at Betty Basler Field.


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ETSU hosts Mercer in SoCon opener this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 31, 2017) – Coming off a historic sweep over Presbyterian in walk-off fashion, the ETSU softball team looks to carry that momentum into its Southern Conference opener as the Buccaneers host Mercer in a three-game series beginning Saturday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


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Johnson’s walk-off carries Bucs to sweep over Presbyterian

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 29, 2017) – With the ETSU softball team set to open Southern Conference play this weekend, the Buccaneers took full advantage of their final tune-up by sweeping Presbyterian in a non-conference doubleheader on Wednesday night at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

Bucs open homestand Wednesday against Presbyterian

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 28, 2017) – The ETSU softball team opens a five-game homestand Wednesday evening when the Buccaneers host Presbyterian in a non-conference doubleheader at Betty Basler Field. First pitch of the twin bill is set for 4 p.m.


Softball

Laughren named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 22, 2017) – ETSU’s Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) added another accolade to her resume on Wednesday.


Softball

Bucs’ rally falls short in Blacksburg

BLACKSBURG, Va. (March 21, 2017) – Despite scoring four runs in the top of the seventh inning – including a two-run home run by senior Danielle Knoetze (San Diego, Calif.) – the ETSU softball team was unable to cap the comeback and force a split as Virginia Tech held on for a 9-7 win Tuesday night at Tech Softball Park.


Softball

Bucs look to continue winning ways Tuesday in Blacksburg

BLACKSBURG, Va. (March 20, 2017) – Coming off back-to-back sweeps over Radford and Tennessee Tech this past weekend, the ETSU softball team looks to continue its winning ways as the Bucs head to Blacksburg, Va. for a Tuesday night doubleheader at Virginia Tech.


Softball

ETSU caps off perfect weekend with sweep over Tennessee Tech

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 18, 2017) – Less than 24 hours after taking two from Radford, the ETSU softball team capped off a perfect weekend by sweeping Tennessee Tech on a blustery Saturday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

Bucs sweep past Radford at Betty Basler Field

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 17, 2017) – The ETSU softball team received a strong dose of clutch hitting and solid pitching to bounce back into the win column on Friday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

ETSU hosts Radford Friday; Tennessee Tech Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 16, 2017) – After being on the road four of the first five weekends of the season, the ETSU softball team returns to Betty Basler Field to host Radford and Tennessee Tech in a pair of weekend doubleheaders.


Softball

Softball moves Radford doubleheader to Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 13, 2017) – Due to inclement weather expected to hit the Tri-Cities region on Tuesday, ETSU softball head coach Brad Irwin announced on Monday the Buccaneers’ home doubleheader with Radford has been moved to Friday.


Softball

Rain washes out final day of Owl Challenge

KENNESAW, Ga. (March 12, 2017) – Due to heavy rain that hit the Kennesaw region overnight, Sunday’s final day of the Owl Challenge has been canceled due to unplayable field conditions.


Softball

Bucs complete day two of Owl Challenge

KENNESAW, Ga. (March 11, 2017) – The ETSU softball team wrapped up play on day two of the Owl Challenge as the Bucs suffered a 4-1 setback to Tennessee Tech in the opener, while falling to tournament host Kennesaw State, 7-5, in the nightcap on Saturday from Bailey Park.


Softball

ETSU battles, but falls to Michigan State and Tennessee Tech

KENNESAW, Ga. (March 10, 2017) – Delivering the knockout punch has been a daunting task for the ETSU softball team this season.


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ETSU athletics announces “Embrace Excellence Initiatives”

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2017) – During a gathering inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center Thursday afternoon, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics unveiled innovative fund-raising initiatives aimed at improving facilities and developing new resources that will provide opportunities for student-athletes throughout the Buccaneers program.


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MONTH OF THE BUCS!

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 9, 2017) – It was a month of total domination by ETSU Athletics.


Softball

Bucs head to Georgia for Owl Challenge

KENNESAW, Ga. (March 9, 2017) – The ETSU softball team completes tournament play this weekend as the Bucs head to Georgia for the Owl Challenge, which begins Friday at Kennesaw State’s Bailey Park.


Softball

ETSU softball doubleheader at Morehead State rescheduled to April 26

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 7, 2017) – ETSU softball head coach Brad Irwin announced Tuesday morning that the Buccaneers’ doubleheader at Morehead State has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 26.


Softball

Bucs drop extra-inning heartbreaker to St. John’s, 7-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 5, 2017) – The ETSU softball team went toe-to-toe with BIG EAST favorite St. John’s, but after scoring three runs in the bottom of the seventh to pull even at six, the Red Storm plated the game-winning run on a sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth inning to hold on for a 7-6 victory on Sunday afternoon at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

ETSU falls to St. John’s and Morehead State in Buccaneer Challenge

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 4, 2017) – The home opener was unkind to the ETSU softball team on Saturday.


Softball

Softball announce changes to Saturday’s Buccaneer Challenge schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 3, 2017) – Due to freezing temperatures rolling through the Tri-Cities region Friday night and Saturday morning, Saturday’s ETSU Softball Buccaneer Challenge schedule has been altered.


Softball

Bucs to host Buccaneer Challenge this weekend at Betty Basler Field

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 3, 2017) – After playing its first 15 games on the road, the ETSU softball team gears up for its home opener as the Blue and Gold gear up for the Buccaneer Challenge, which begins Saturday morning at Betty Basler Field.


Softball

Bucs power past North Carolina Central, 11-0

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Feb. 26, 2017) – Taylor Carter (Brazil, Ind.) belted two home runs, while Kelly Schmidt (Norcross, Ga.) and Madison Ogle (Maryville, Tenn.) combined for a one-hit shutout as ETSU powered its way to an 11-0 five-inning win over North Carolina Central on Sunday at Terry Field.


Softball

Four-run third carries ETSU past Youngstown State

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Feb. 25, 2017) – The ETSU softball team scored four runs in the top of the third inning – highlighted by a three-run home run by senior Danielle Knoetze (San Diego, Calif.) – as the Bucs cruised to a 7-3 win over Youngstown State in the first of two games on Saturday at the Winthrop/Adidas Tournament in Rock Hill, S.C.


Softball

Bucs use long ball to sweep past EKU and Winthrop

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Feb. 23, 2017) – It was just a matter of time when ETSU would break out its bats and use the long ball to carry the Blue and Gold to victory.


Softball

Bucs return to South Carolina for tournament at Winthrop

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Feb. 23, 2017) – Coming off a trip to Charleston last weekend, the ETSU softball team returns to the Palmetto State as the Bucs gear up for the Winthrop/Adidas Tournament, which begins Friday at Terry Field.


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Player Profile -- Danielle Knoetze

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2017) – During the year, the Buccaneer Sports Network has been producing a special "Player Profile" segment, which have been airing on ETSU's home ESPN3 broadcasts.


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ETSU drops 6-4 decision to UNCW at Buccaneer Invitational

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 19, 2017) – Despite ETSU tying the game at one in the bottom of the fourth, UNCW broke through with a run in the fifth and four more in the sixth en route to defeating the Buccaneers, 6-4, on Sunday in the finale of the Buccaneer Invitational from the Charleston Southern Softball Complex.


Softball

Carter homers, but Bucs fall to Charleston Southern

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 18, 2017) – Senior Taylor Carter (Brazil, Ind.) belted a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning, but despite having the tying run at second, ETSU couldn’t rally past Charleston Southern as CSU held on for a 4-3 win on Saturday at the Buccaneer Invitational.


Softball

ETSU’s rally falls short at Charleston Southern

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 17, 2017) – The ETSU softball team suffered a pair of setbacks on the opening day of the Buccaneer Invitational on Friday.


Softball

Softball heads to Charleston for Buccaneer Invitational

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 16, 2017) – After winning four of the five games en route to claiming the 2017 AmericInn Classic last weekend, the ETSU softball team eyes its second straight tournament title this weekend as the Bucs head to South Carolina for the Buccaneer Invitational, hosted by Charleston Southern.


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Laughren, Ogle earn SoCon weekly honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 13, 2017) – Fresh off winning the AmericInn Classic championship this past weekend, the ETSU softball team swept the Southern Conference weekly honors, which were announced by the league office on Monday.


Softball

ETSU downs Alabama A&M; Bucs claim AmericInn Classic Championship

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 12, 2017) – The ETSU softball team plated three runs in the bottom of the second inning, while Sharlene Godoy (La Puente, Calif.) and Kelly Schmidt (Norcross, Ga.) held Alabama A&M scoreless for the final five innings as the Buccaneers downed the Bulldogs, 3-2, to claim the AmericInn Classic Championship on Sunday afternoon at Brinkley Stadium.


Softball

Strong pitching, hitting lift Bucs to sweep on day two at Gardner-Webb Tournament

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 11, 2017) – The ETSU softball team used a dose of strong pitching and hitting to pick up a pair of wins on day two of the Gardner-Webb Tournament on Saturday at Brinkley Stadium.


Softball

Bucs split on opening day at Gardner-Webb Tournament

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 10, 2017) – The ETSU softball team split on opening day of the Gardner-Webb Tournament on Friday from Brinkley Stadium. The Bucs began the day with a 6-1 win over North Carolina A&T, before falling to Gardner-Webb, 8-7, in eight innings in the nightcap.


Softball

Schedule changes made to Gardner-Webb Tournament

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 10, 2017) – Due to freezing temperatures that hit the North Carolina region on Thursday night, the start of the 2017 ETSU softball season has been slightly delayed on Friday.


Softball

Bucs open season this weekend at Gardner-Webb

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 9, 2017) – After going through preseason workouts and practices, the ETSU softball team is set to open its 2017 season this weekend as the Buccaneers head to Boiling Springs, N.C. to play in the AmericInn Classic, hosted by Gardner-Webb University.


Softball

Softball places four on preseason all-conference teams

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 2, 2017) – With the 2017 softball season set to get underway next weekend, the Southern Conference released its preseason all-conference selections on Thursday, and ETSU had four players represented between the first and second teams.


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ETSU Softball lands six during early signing period

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 22, 2016) – East Tennessee State University softball head coach Brad Irwin announced Tuesday that he and his staff have signed six Buccaneers to join the program in the fall of 2017.


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ETSU softball unveils 2017 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2016) – ETSU softball head coach Brad Irwin announced the Bucs’ 2017 schedule on Tuesday.