Bucs place 228 student-athletes on SoCon honor roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 26, 2019) -- The Southern Conference announced its academic honor roll for the 2018-19 academic year on Wednesday afternoon, including 228 ETSU student-athletes on the list.


Southern Conference names Jim Schaus new commissioner

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference has named Ohio University Director of Athletics Jim Schaus its new commissioner, effective July 1. A formal press conference to introduce Schaus will take place at the Southern Conference office in Spartanburg on Wednesday, June 5, at 3 p.m.


ETSU claims fourth straight Commissioner’s Cup

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 29, 2019) -- Make it four in a row for the Buccaneers!


ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame Call for Nominations

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2019) -- The ETSU Athletics Department is currently accepting nominations for induction into the 2019 ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame.


Goldoni, Pisani to join Italy U23 National Squad

COVERCIANO, Italy (May 6, 2019) -- Former ETSU standout Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) and current Buccaneer defender Elena Pisani (Milan, Italy) were selected for the Italian U23 national team camp for May 6-10.


Things to Know: Excellence Fund Auction

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 25, 2019) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is holding its annual Excellence Fund Auction this Saturday, April 27 inside the Grand Ballroom of the Millennium Center.


Sayers returns to USA national team fold

GRADISCA D’ISONZO, Italy (April 15, 2019) -- ETSU head coach Adam Sayers is a familiar face on the USA national youth team staff, and he will once again work with the squad in the coming weeks.


Women’s soccer to host free soccer clinic

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2019) -- The ETSU women’s soccer program announced its Friday Night Lights free soccer clinic dates on Tuesday for April 5 and April 19 at 5 p.m. each day.


Goldoni to compete with Italian national team

LA MANGA, Spain (March 28, 2019) -- Former ETSU women’s soccer forward Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) continues to represent the Bucs on the big stage, as she prepares to rejoin the Italian national team in April.


Women’s soccer to host spring jamboree Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 21, 2019) -- ETSU head women’s soccer coach Adam Sayers announced Thursday that his squad would be hosting a four-team jamboree to kick off the spring season — set for Saturday, March 23 at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


ETSU athletics announces new deal with Nike, BSN SPORTS

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2019) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Firday that it has reached a new agreement with Nike & BSN SPORTS, as the official apparel, footwear & equipment provider for Buccaneer athletics.


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.


Women’s Soccer announces ID Camp for March 17

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 8, 2019) -- The ETSU women’s soccer program officially announced its “Lady Bucs Soccer Academy ID Camp” information on Tuesday, setting the date for Sunday, March 17.


Zadrazil wins Austria’s Footballer of the Year

VIENNA, Austria (Dec. 21, 2018) -- Former ETSU women’s soccer standout Sarah Zadrazil continues to represent the Bucs on a professional level overseas, as her native country of Austria named her the “Footballer of the Year” this week.


Sayers adds six more players to 2019 class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 30, 2018) -- ETSU head women’s soccer coach Adam Sayers ended the month of November on a high note Friday afternoon, announcing the signings of six additional athletes to the 2019 class.


Sayers announces three in-state signings

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 29, 2018) -- ETSU head women’s soccer coach Adam Sayers officially announced three of his nine signees to the 2019 class Thursday afternoon, all three of which are in-state players from Tennessee.


Hodgson, Cutshall named to SoCon All-Tournament team

MACON, Ga. (Nov. 4, 2018) -- ETSU women’s soccer seniors Isabel Hodgson (Adelaide, Australia) and Lea Ann Cutshall (Johnson City, Tenn.) were each named to the 2018 Southern Conference All-Tournament team Sunday evening.


Bucs end season in semifinal against No. 2 UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2018) -- An ETSU women’s soccer season filled with thrilling record-breaking moments came to a close in Macon Friday night, as the No. 3 Bucs fell to No. 2 UNCG, 5-1, in the Southern Conference semifinal.


No. 3 Bucs to face No. 2 UNCG in SoCon semifinal

MACON, Ga. (Nov. 1, 2018) – Only four teams remain in the 2018 Southern Conference Championship for women’s soccer, and the No. 3 ETSU Buccaneers are in the mix.


Four Bucs earn postseason all-conference awards

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 30, 2018) -- The Southern Conference announced its postseason awards for women’s soccer Tuesday afternoon, as four Buccaneers landed All-SoCon honors for the 2018 season.


Bucs advance to semifinal with 1-0 win over Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team punched its ticket to Macon, Ga. for this weekend’s Southern Conference tournament semifinal round, clipping Mercer 1-0 in Johnson City Sunday afternoon.


No. 3 Bucs to host No. 6 Mercer in Sunday quarterfinal

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 11, 2018) -- For the first time in the 2018-19 athletic year, it’s tournament time in Johnson City as the ETSU women’s soccer team welcomes Mercer to Summers-Taylor Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 28.


Bucs claim three seed; will host Mercer Oct. 28

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 21, 2018) -- The Southern Conference announced the official bracket for the 2018 SoCon Women’s Soccer Championship tournament, as ETSU clinches the third seed and a quarterfinal home game.


Goldoni breaks record in 2-1 loss to The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Oct. 21, 2018) -- ETSU saw its regular season end with back-to-back extra-time losses on the road, as the Bucs dropped a 2-1 decision at The Citadel in the regular season finale Sunday afternoon.


Women’s soccer falls in double-overtime at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Oct. 19, 2018) -- For the second time this season, ETSU women’s soccer fell victim to a game-tying goal scored with under three minutes to go as Mercer shocked the Bucs in double-overtime with a 2-1 victory.


Bucs to close regular season at Mercer and The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 11, 2018) -- ETSU women’s soccer is in a good position as it heads into its final two regular season contests. The Bucs travel to Mercer on Friday, Oct. 19 before closing the regular season at The Citadel Oct. 21.


Goldoni earns SoCon Player of the Week award

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 16, 2018) -- ETSU senior forward Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) has been named the Southern Conference Women’s Soccer Player of the Week, the SoCon office announced Tuesday afternoon.


Bucs hand UNCG first SoCon loss with 2-1 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 14, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team earned a signature win Sunday in its regular season home finale, defeating previously-undefeated conference foe UNCG, 2-1.


Sayers breaks record as Bucs defeat VMI 3-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 12, 2018) -- It was a memorable night at Summers-Taylor Stadium, as seniors were honored and a record was broken in ETSU’s 3-1 win over VMI Friday night.


Women’s soccer hosts VMI and UNCG on senior weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 11, 2018) -- The 2018 regular season is winding down for ETSU women’s soccer, as the final homestand of the regular season takes place this weekend at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Senior Day Countdown: Women’s Soccer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 10, 2018) -- With the ETSU women’s soccer regular season winding down the next couple of weeks, the Bucs are two nights away from senior night against VMI set for Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.


Women’s soccer edged at Chattanooga, 1-0

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2018) -- For the second time in two games, a goal right before the horn proved to be costly for the ETSU women’s soccer team as Chattanooga earned a 1-0 victory at Finley Stadium Sunday afternoon.


Samford snaps ETSU streak with 2-1 overtime win

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 5, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team nearly pulled its biggest win of the season Friday night at Samford, but two late goals in the final minutes pushed the Bulldogs past the Bucs 2-1 in overtime.


Bucs look to extend win streak at Samford and Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 27, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team has caught fire recently as winners of its last four games and will look to continue its winning ways against Samford Oct. 5 and Chattanooga Oct. 7 in a two-game road swing.


Bucs extend win streak with 6-1 victory over King

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 1, 2018) -- After starting the season with a 1-7 record, ETSU women’s soccer has caught fire. The Bucs notched their fourth straight win, powering past King College 6-1 Monday night.


Women’s soccer hosts King College Monday night

JONHSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 30, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team rides a three game win streak into a three-match week, beginning Monday with its final non-conference game of the season against nearby King College.


Bucs shutout Catamounts 1-0 for third-straight win

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Sept. 28, 2018) -- ETSU women’s soccer continued its strong start to the Southern Conference portion of the season, earning a 1-0 shutout victory over Western Carolina at the Catamount Soccer Complex Friday night.


Cutshall, Goldoni voted HERO of the Week

SEATTLE, Wa. (Sept. 28, 2018) -- The accolades continue to roll in for ETSU women’s soccer following last weekend’s impact wins over Furman and Wofford, as Lea Ann Cutshall (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) were recognized on the national stage Friday.


Bucs look for third SoCon win at Western Carolina

JONHSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 27, 2018) -- Coming off back-to-back wins this past weekend to open conference play, the ETSU women’s soccer team hopes to move to 3-0 in the Southern Conference as it travels to Western Carolina Friday night.


Connolly named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 25, 2018) -- ETSU women’s soccer player Sarah Connolly (Ballygowan, Northern Ireland) continues to add accolades for her on-the-field performance last week -- but will now add a classroom achievement to the list.


Connolly wins SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 25, 2018) -- ETSU sophomore forward Sarah Connolly (Ballygowan, Northern Ireland) has been named the Southern Conference Women’s Soccer Player of the Week, the SoCon office announced Tuesday afternoon.


Connolly scores four goals in 7-1 win over Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team put the exclamation point on an exciting weekend for the Bucs Sunday afternoon, scoring seven goals en route to a 7-1 win over Wofford at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Cutshall, Harbin lead Bucs to 1-0 win over Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 21, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team put the Southern Conference on notice Friday night in Johnson City, earning a 1-0 win over defending regular season champions Furman.


Bucs open conference play hosting Furman and Wofford

JONHSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 20, 2018) -- Kicking off and wrapping up a busy weekend for ETSU athletics, the ETSU women’s soccer team commences conference play this weekend by hosting Furman and Wofford.


Women’s soccer at South Carolina State cancelled

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (Sept. 13, 2018) -- The South Carolina State Department of Athletics announced this week it would cancel all home events heading into this weekend, including ETSU women’s soccer road match with the Bulldogs Sunday, Sept. 16.


Bucs fall in strong defensive effort to Hokies, 2-0

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Sept. 10, 2018) -- The ETSU defense scratched and clawed all night in Blacksburg, Va., but would ultimately fall to Virginia Tech 2-0 Monday night at Thompson Field.


Women’s soccer faces Virginia Tech Monday night

JONHSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 9, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team is in the midst of back-to-back marquee matchups against Power 5 conference opponents, as it travels to Virginia Tech Monday night.


Bucs fill Summers-Taylor Stadium but fall to Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 6, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team drew over 1,000 fans for its home contest against No. 9 Tennessee, falling 4-0 at Summers-Taylor Stadium Thursday night.


Bucs host No. 9 Tennessee in “white out” Thursday

JONHSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 5, 2018) -- A week filled with three matchups against the Tennessee Volunteers continues for ETSU athletics Thursday night, as the ETSU women’s soccer hosts the No. 9 Vols in Johnson City at 7 p.m.


Women’s soccer falls 3-0 at Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 2, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team could not build off its last road win, falling on the road to Charlotte by a final of 3-0 Sunday night in the Queen City.


Women’s soccer travels to Charlotte Sunday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 1, 2018) -- Following its first win of the season Thursday over USC Upstate, the ETSU women’s soccer team looks for two in a row when it faces Charlotte Sunday at 7 p.m.


Goldoni returns to Italian national team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2018) -- ETSU senior forward Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) has been absent from the Buccaneer lineup the last three games, as she joined the Italian national team on assignment last week.


Hodgson’s goal pushes Bucs past USC Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 30, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team earned a much-needed road victory in Spartanburg, S.C. Thursday night, knocking off USC Upstate 1-0 in non-conference action.


ETSU Athletics marks new year with family photo

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2018) -- With students returning to campus and classes starting earlier this week, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics held a Buccaneer Welcome event on Tuesday night inside Greene Stadium.


Bucs travel to USC Upstate Thursday evening

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2018) -- After falling on the wrong end of a 3-2 decision Monday night against Winthrop, the ETSU women’s soccer team looks to right the ship as it travels to USC Upstate Thursday night.


Winthrop fights off ETSU attack for 3-2 win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 27, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team put together a strong attack that produced a number of opportunities, but could not get the result in a 3-2 loss to Winthrop Monday night.


Women’s soccer to host Winthrop Monday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 25, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team returns to Johnson City Monday night as it hosts the Winthrop Eagles. Kickoff from Summers-Taylor Stadium is set for 6 p.m.


Women’s soccer falls 2-1 at Tennessee Tech

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team seized early momentum on the road, but would ultimately fall to Tennessee Tech 2-1 in Cookeville Friday night.


Bucs face Tennessee Tech in first 2018 road game

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 23, 2018) -- For the first time this season, the ETSU women’s soccer team will hit the road and travel to Tennessee Tech for a Friday night contest in Cookeville. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.


Bradic added to women’s soccer roster

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2018) -- ETSU head womens soccer coach Adam Sayers has officially completed his 2018 roster, announcing the addition of freshman defender Marina Bradic Wednesday afternoon.


Women’s soccer falls 3-1 to Eastern Kentucky

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 21, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team jumped to a hot start with an early goal, but could not hold the lead as Eastern Kentucky earned a 3-1 win at Summers-Taylor Stadium Tuesday night.


Bucs to host Eastern Kentucky Tuesday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 20, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team will look to defend its home field Tuesday night as Eastern Kentucky comes to town. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.


Bucs edged by George Mason on late goal, 1-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2018) -- A tight defensive battle was decided in the final 10 minutes Thursday night, as George Mason scored a late goal to defeat ETSU women’s soccer in its season opener, 1-0.


2018 Preview: Women’s Soccer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2018) -- The 2018-19 athletic season officially kicks off for ETSU Athletics tomorrow night at Summers Taylor Stadium, as the women’s soccer team hosts George Mason Aug. 16 at 7 p.m.


Goldoni earns preseason SoCon honors; Bucs picked fifth

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 9, 2018) -- The Southern Conference announced its preseason women’s soccer rankings and all-conference teams Thursday morning, as ETSU placed tied for fifth in the coaches poll.


Bucs cruise past Appalachian State with 4-1 preseason win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 8, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team will ride a wave of momentum into its season opener next Thursday, defeating Appalachian State 4-1 in preseason action Wednesday night at Summers Taylor Stadium.


Sayers announces 2018 soccer schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 23, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s soccer team has officially released its schedule for the 2018 season, ETSU head coach Adam Sayers announced Monday afternoon.


Taking the Initiative: ETSU Athletics 2017-18 Year In Review

ETSU athletics enjoyed an excellent year of success in the classroom, in the community and in the arena. Take a look back at this memorable 365 days in "Taking the Initiative," a story told though Adobe Spark. Click on the link to the right. Loading time may vary.


Bucs land school record 229 student-athletes on SoCon Honor Roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 10, 2018) – The ETSU Department of Athletics turned in a record-breaking academic year in 2017-18, as the Southern Conference announced its Honor Roll list Tuesday afternoon.


12 Days of Cheer!

As 2018 comes to a close, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to look back at some of the top moments this past year in a special segment called 12 Days of Cheer!