USA Triathlon Features ETSU
USA Triathlon Features ETSU
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Bucs Spotlighted for Role in "Emerging Sport"

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 31, 2017) -- As ETSU's triathlon team prepares for next weekend's National Championship meet, the Bucs are in the news.

USA Triathlon – the sport’s governing body – features ETSU head coach Janine Pleasant and freshman triathlete Morgan James (Clovis, Calif.) in a story titled “Falcons and Buccaneers Prove the Growth of Women’s Collegiate Triathlon,” published on Monday, October 30.

2017 is the second season of triathlon at ETSU. The Bucs were runners-up among Division I varsity squads in the National Championship last year, and will compete in this year’s meet on Sunday, November 5 in Tempe, Ariz.

Read the USA Triathlon story in its entirety here.


For more information on ETSU’s women’s Triathlon throughout the 2017 season, visit and click on the Triathlon link.