ETSU places 51 student-athletes on SoCon Fall All-Academic Team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 15, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its Fall Academic All-Conference team Tuesday, as 51 ETSU student-athletes earned the academic honor for 2018.


ETSU names Benavia Jenkins volleyball head coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 15, 2019) – East Tennessee State University Director of Athletics Scott Carter announced on Tuesday that Benavia Jenkins has been named the new head coach of the ETSU volleyball program.


McPartland named SoCon Defensive Player of the Month

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Dec. 6, 2018) – Senior middle blocker Mariah McPartland (Boone, Iowa) has been named the SoCon Defensive Player of the Month for the month of November, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. This is McPartland’s first career monthly honor.


Clayton named to AVCA Southeast All-Region team

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 4, 2018) – Junior outside hitter Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Southeast All-Region team.


Volleyball falls to Purdue to conclude season

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2018) – After a tremendous and historical season, the ETSU Buccaneers (28-7) fell to the Purdue Boilermakers (24-8) on Friday night inside Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Ky.


ETSU set to play Purdue in first round of NCAA Tournament

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2018) – ETSU gears up to play Purdue in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The match is set for Friday, Nov. 30 at 5:00 p.m. and will be streamed on ESPN3.


Volleyball earns entry into NCAA Tournament to face Purdue

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 25, 2018) -- The ETSU volleyball team is officially dancing in December. Following a historic regular season, the Bucs (28-6, 15-1 SoCon) took a sigh of relief Sunday night as they learned their fate as one of 32 at-large teams entered into the 64-team NCAA Division 1 Women’s Volleyball Championship tournament.


ETSU falls 3-1 to Samford in SoCon Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Nov. 18, 2018) – Making their second SoCon Championship appearance in the last two years, the ETSU volleyball team (28-6) fell to the Samford Bulldogs (19-14) on Sunday afternoon inside Fleming Gym.


ETSU claims a spot in SoCon Championship match with sweep over Mercer

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Nov. 17, 2018) – The Bucs (28-5) advance to their second straight championship match after defeating No. 4 Mercer (16-13) on Saturday afternoon inside Fleming Gymnasium. This will be ETSU’s seventh championship final appearance, as the Bucs look to defend their 2017 title.