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SoCon cancels remainder of spring competition

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 17, 2020) -- By unanimous votes of the league’s Council of Presidents and directors of athletics, the Southern Conference is canceling all athletics-related activities for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year, including competition, championships, organized practices and meetings, due to the ongoing threat of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Commissioner Jim Schaus announced Tuesday.


Triathlon Completes Two-Day Clermont Challenge

CLERMONT, Fla. (March 8, 2020) — The ETSU Triathlon team kicked off their 2020 spring schedule with a two-day race in Clermont, Fla. In individual results, the Bucs had a total of four athletes in the top-25 over the course of the two days.


Triathlon to Compete in First Race of 2020

CLERMONT, FLA. (March 7, 2020) – The ETSU triathlon team is back in action to begin competition in 2020 on Saturday morning at the Clermont Draft Legal Challenge.


Pleasant Announces Signing of Sadé Smith

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 10, 2020) — ETSU Triathlon Head Coach Janine Pleasant has announced the signing of Sadé Smith (Haymarket, Va.) who will join the Buccanneer Triathlon team next fall.


Triathlon Places Third in National Championship Race

TEMPE, Ariz. (Nov. 16, 2018) – ETSU’s final race of the fall was the most prominent of the fall with another top-three finish in the USA Triathlon National Championship. Lane McDonald (South Bend, Ind.) took the top spot for the Bucs, she finished fourth overall with a time of 1:07:42.


Triathlon’s Hendershot Awarded Inaugural USAT Scholarship

Tempe, Ariz. (Nov. 16, 2019) – Erin Hendershot (Blacksburg, Va.) has been awarded the USA Triathlon Women's Varsity Triathlon Student-Athlete Scholarship as announced at the dinner on Friday night prior to the National Championship being held this afternoon. Hendershot was the lone Division I athlete granted the inaugural scholarship.


Triathlon to Compete for National Championship

Tempe, Ariz. (Nov. 15, 2019) – The ETSU triathlon team is back on the course tomorrow to compete for the USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championship in Arizona. The race is hosted by Arizona State University and will begin at 3:30 EST.


McDonald Named to All-Region Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 22, 2019) – ETSU triathlon’s Lane McDonald (South Bend, Ind.) was named to the East Regional Qualifier All-Region Team, the College Triathlon Coaches Association announced Monday afternoon. She placed third overall at the East Regional Qualifier on Saturday afternoon in Huddleston, Va.