Dr. Natalie Smith, Jeff Shell named to All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Dec. 21, 2021) -- The Southern Conference named its All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team on Monday, with two representatives each from all 10 member schools being recognized by the league. ETSU’s two representatives to earn the honor were Dr. Natalie Smith and Jeff Shell.


ETSU Athletics announces partnership with INFLCR

The East Tennessee State Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has announced a new partnership with INFLCR (pronounced influencer) to provide ETSU student-athletes the best platform to assist them in their name, image and likeness (NIL) experience. Using tools provided by INFLCR, ETSU student-athletes will learn the processes of maximizing their NIL potential, while maintaining NCAA compliance.


Women’s Soccer announces signing of Grace Eatz

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 1, 2021) – East Tennessee State women’s soccer head coach Jay Yelton and his staff added another Buccaneer to their signing class as Grace Eatz (Roswell, Ga.) will be joining the Blue and Gold in the fall of 2022.


Women’s soccer lands three during signing period

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 11, 2021) – Coming off a fall campaign where team and individual records were set, ETSU women’s soccer head coach Jay Yelton and his staff added to the Buccaneer roster as they announced the signing of three players on Thursday.


Bucs fall to Mercer in SoCon quarters

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 29, 2021) -- It wasn’t the result ETSU women’s soccer wanted, but the Buccaneers still have a lot to be proud about.


Ohba named SoCon Freshman of the Year

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 29, 2021) -- ETSU goalkeeper Shu Ohba (Fujisawa, Japan) was named Southern Conference Freshman of the Year as the league office announced its postseason awards on Friday.


Women’s soccer begins SoCon Tournament play Friday in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 28, 2021) – Coming off back-to-back road wins to end regular season play, the ETSU women’s soccer team looks to carry that momentum with them as they begin its run towards a Southern Conference Championship this weekend. The fourth-seeded Buccaneers take on fifth-seeded Mercer Friday night at 7:30 p.m. ET from Samford’s Shauna Yelton Field.


Ohba secures third SoCon Defensive Player of the Week honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 26, 2021) -- ETSU’s Shu Ohba (Fujisawa, Japan) continued adding to her already historic season on Tuesday.


A look inside the women’s soccer SoCon Tournament bracket

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 25, 2021) – Sunday marked the final day of regular season play in the Southern Conference and now the conference tournament bracket is set.