EUGENE, Ore. (June 7, 2018) -- Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.) produced an historic result on a big stage. Making her debut at the NCAA Outdoor National Championships on Thursday, the junior set a new ETSU record in the women's 100 meter hurdles and earned 2nd Team All-American honors.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 6, 2018) ETSUs Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.) makes her debut on college track and fields biggest stage when she competes in the women’s 100 meter hurdles Thursday at the NCAA National Championships in Eugene, Ore. The semifinal round begins at 8:02 pm EDT and Atkins will run in the third and final heat race of the day. The top two finishers from each heat and the next two best overall times advance to the finals at 7:12 pm on Saturday, June 9.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 29, 2018) For her unparalleled work in the classroom, the community, and in competition, ETSU senior Macy Carrier (Bluff City, Tenn.) has been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District Women’s Track/Cross Country Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 29, 2018) -- For the third consecutive year and fourth time in program history, the ETSU men’s athletics program was awarded the Southern Conference Commissioner’s Cup, which is the all-sport trophy that is presented to the conference’s best all-around men’s program.
TAMPA, Fla. (May 26, 2018) Traveling from Johnson City, Tennessee to Eugene, Oregon, via Tampa, Florida, is a roundabout trip. For Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.), it was the preferred route. The ETSU junior clinched a spot in the womens 100 meter hurdles in next month’s NCAA Outdoor National Championships with an 11th-place finish in the East Preliminary meet Saturday at USF Track and Field Stadium.
TAMPA, Fla. (May 25, 2018) -- Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.) has more work to do at the NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary meet. The junior advanced to Saturday's finals of the women's 100 meter hurdles after qualifying heats Friday afternoon.
TAMPA, Fla. (May 24, 2018) -- Ben Johnson (Nashville, Tenn.) has taken a hammer to the ETSU record book more than once during the 2018 outdoor season. Thursday, on the biggest stage of the year, he did it again. At the NCAA East Preliminary meet at the USF Track and Field Stadium, Johnson again re-set his school record in the hammer with a throw of 196' 6" 59.91m). It's the fourth time he’s broken the mark in two months.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 23, 2018) -- Five Buccaneers will take part in a total of five events at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field East Region Preliminary meet, which starts tomorrow and continues through Saturday in Tampa, Fla. Follow the Bucs online via live results and streaming video, or see them in person.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 17, 2018) -- ETSU will be represented by five student-athletes at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field East Preliminary meet, which begins May 24 in Tampa, Fla. The NCAA announced its list of competitors Thursday. The Bucs' qualifiers are Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.), Noah Charles (Johnson City, Tenn.), Ben Johnson (Nashville, Tenn.), Simeon Roberts (Greeneville, Tenn.), and Alyssa Whipkey (Pennsville, N.J.).