Sander named permanent athletic director at ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2023) -- At a press conference earlier today, East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland named Dr. Richard “Doc” Sander as the university’s permanent director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Sander had been serving as interim athletic director (AD) since August of last year.


ETSU lands 57 student-athletes on SoCon Fall All-Academic Team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 19, 2023) -- As ETSU students returned to campus for the spring semester earlier this week, the Southern Conference announced its Fall All-Academic Team on Thursday. ETSU led all schools by landing 57 student-athletes on the academic all-conference team.


Howard guides Bucs at NCAA South Regional

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Nov. 11, 2022) -- For the third time this season, ETSU’s Rebekah Howard (Ashland, Ky.) led the ETSU women’s cross country team as she did so again on Friday at the NCAA South Regional, held at the John Hunt Cross Country Course in Huntsville, Ala.


ETSU cross country heads to Alabama for NCAA South Regional

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Nov. 10, 2022) -- Coming off strong showings at the Southern Conference Championships, the ETSU men’s and women’s cross country teams head to Huntsville, Ala. for the 2022 NCAA South Regional, which will be held Friday at the John Hunt Cross Country Course.


ETSU SAAC Continues Clothing Drive Efforts

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2022) -- As we approach the Holiday season, the ETSU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is reminding Buccaneer fans and the Johnson City community that they are continuing to hold its Cold Weather Clothing Drive, which runs through Thursday, Dec. 1.


ETSU cross country programs ranked in regional polls

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2022) -- Coming off strong showings at the Southern Conference Championships, the ETSU men’s and women’s cross country programs were both ranked in this week’s U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) regional rankings. This marks the first time both programs are ranked in the same weekly poll for the first time since at least 2010.


Women’s cross country places third at SoCon Championship

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (Oct. 30, 2022) -- With three Buccaneers placing in the top-15, the ETSU women’s cross country team finished third overall at Sunday’s Southern Conference Championship, held at Johns Island County Park in Johns Island, S.C.


ETSU cross country set for SoCon Championships

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (Oct. 29, 2022) -- The ETSU men’s and women’s cross country teams are set to compete in the 2022 Southern Conference Championships as the meet will held Sunday from Johns Island County Park in Johnson Island, S.C.


Schwarz leads women’s cross country to runner-up showing in North Carolina

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2022) -- The ETSU women’s cross country team put together a successful showing in its final tune-up before the Southern Conference Championship. Led by senior Genevieve Schwarz (Oak Ridge, Tenn.), the Buccaneer women finished runner-up at the VertCross Invitational, which was held Friday evening the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex.