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.


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.


Brewington and Zimmerman Cap Bucs Triathlon Season at TriDeltathon

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (April 14, 2019) -- In a steady, driving rain on the campus of the University of Tennessee, sophomores Carly Brewington (Coral Springs, Fla.) and Hope Zimmerman (Crown Point, Ind.) put up a pair of top-five finishes at Sunday’s TriDeltathon to round out ETSU’s 2018-19 triathlon season.


Pleasant Continues to Bolster Roster With Addition of Berg and Batkiewicz

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 27, 2019) -- Wednesday marked another noteworthy afternoon in the development of ETSU’s triathlon program, as head coach Janine Pleasant announced Lindsey Batkiewicz and Kayleigh Berg as the newest members of the Blue and Gold’s roster that stands at 13, its largest in team history.


McDonald Qualifies for USAT Elite Card, Takes Two Top-Fives at Clermont Challenge

CLERMONT, Fla. (March 3, 2019) -- ETSU Triathlon competed in their first event of 2019 Saturday and Sunday, traveling south for two days of Draft Legal U-25 Elite Development races.


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.


Triathlon Adds Three More to Recruiting Class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2019) – Head Coach Janine Pleasant announced the addition of a trio of new Bucs Wednesday, bringing ETSU Triathlon’s roster for the 2019-20 campaign to double-figures for the first time in program history.