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.


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.


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.


“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.


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.


ETSU places 45 on SoCon Fall Academic All-Conference

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (January 17, 2017) – The Southern Conference on Tuesday announced its Fall Academic All-Conference team with 45 ETSU student-athletes receiving academic all-conference recognition.


Cross Country heads to NCAA South Region Championships

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 10, 2016) – Qualifying spots in the NCAA Cross Country Championships are on the line on Friday, November 11 as the ETSU cross country program heads to Tallahassee, Fla. for the NCAA South Region Championships.


ETSU records a pair of third place finishes at SoCon XC Championships

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (October 29, 2016) – On Saturday morning at Camp Jordan Arena in Chattanooga, Tenn., the ETSU cross country program recorded a pair of third place finishes at the 2016 Southern Conference Cross Country Championships.


Cross Country heads to SoCon Championships Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 28, 2016) – The ETSU cross country program prepares for their biggest meet of the season as the Bucs head to the Southern Conference Championships on Saturday, October 29 at Camp Jordan Arena, hosted by the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.


Cross Country wraps up exciting day at VertCross Invite

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (October 14, 2016) – The ETSU cross country program had a tremendous showing at the VertCross Invitational on Friday night as the men’s team finished third while the women’s team finished ninth.


Bucs set to compete at VertCross Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 13, 2016) – Its been 13 days since the ETSU cross country program has competed as the Buccaneers head to Kernersville, N.C. to race in the HPU Vert Cross Country Invitational on Friday, October 14.


ETSU wraps up competition at Greater Louisville Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (October 1, 2016) – The ETSU cross country program faced stiff competition on Saturday at the Greater Louisville Classic on Saturday going up against national and regional ranked competition.


Cross Country back in action Saturday in Louisville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 30, 2016) – The ETSU cross country program will be back in action on Saturday as they head to Louisville, Ky. to take part in the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic at Tom Sawyer Park.


Cross Country records strong showing at Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. (September 16 2016) – At the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational on Friday afternoon the ETSU cross country program recorded a pair of strong showings as the men’s team finished fourth while the women’s team finished fifth.


Cross Country prepares for Virginia Tech Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept.15, 2016) – For the fifth straight year the ETSU cross country program will head to Blacksburg, Va. for one of the nation’s top cross country meets, the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational.


Buc Update Central - Episode I

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 7, 2016) – The Buccaneer Sports Network released its first episode of “Buc Update Central” on Wednesday.


Watts adds Catherine Layne to XC / T&F staff

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 7, 2016) – Director of Cross Country / Track & Field George Watts announced on Wednesday the addition of assistant coach Catherine Layne to the cross country and track and field staff.


ETSU records top five finishes at Covered Bridge Open

BOONE, N.C. (September 2 2016) – In the first cross country meet of the season both the men and women ETSU cross country teams recorded top five finishes at the Covered Bridge Open in Boone, N.C. on Friday.


SoCon releases XC Coaches’ Poll as season starts Friday

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (September 1, 2016) – On the eve of the beginning of the 2016 campaign the Southern Conference announced its preseason coaches’ poll with the men selected to finish second while the women were predicted to finish fourth.


2016 Cross Country Schedule Released

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 1, 2016) – The ETSU men’s and women’s cross country 2016 schedule has been released, as announced by Director of Cross Country/Track & Field George Watts on Monday.