Women’s soccer announces two additional signees

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2023) – On Wednesday afternoon, the ETSU women’s soccer head coachJay Yelton announced the addition of two signees for the upcoming season.


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.


Women’s soccer announces class of signees

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 15, 2022) – With the 2022 campaign ending a couple of weeks ago, the ETSU women’s soccer team and head coach Jay Yelton announced the signing of five players during today’s national signing period.


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.


Women’s soccer season concludes in penalty shootout

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 28, 2022) – On Friday night, the ETSU women’s soccer team went to the wire with the No. 3 seed Mercer in Birmingham, Ala., ending in a penalty shootout. The shootout went in favor of Mercer with the final tally ending 2-3.


Women’s soccer faces No. 3 Mercer in SoCon Tournament Quarterfinal

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 28, 2022) – On Friday night, the ETSU women’s soccer team will take on the No. 3 seed Mercer at the Shauna Yelton Field in Birmingham, Ala. in the SoCon Tournament Quarterfinal. Drawing the same matchup as last year’s tournament, the Bucs have the opportunity to advance to the semifinal game for the first time since 2018.


Ohba named SoCon Player of the Year

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 27, 2022) – After winning the Freshman of the Year award in 2021, ETSU goalkeeper Shu Ohba (Fujisawa, Japan) was named the 2022 Southern Conference Player of the Year award as the league office announced its postseason awards on Thursday. Ohba is just the second ETSU women’s soccer player to earn SoCon Player of the Year honors as Sarah Zadrazil accomplished the feat in 2015.SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 27, 2022) – After winning the Freshman of the Year award in 2021, ETSU goalkeeper Shu Ohba (Fujisawa, Japan) was named the 2022 Southern Conference Player of the Year award as the league office announced its postseason awards on Thursday. Ohba is just the second ETSU women’s soccer player to earn SoCon Player of the Year honors as Sarah Zadrazil accomplished the feat in 2015.


Bucs fall to Western Carolina, 1-0

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 23, 2022) – On Sunday afternoon, the ETSU women’s soccer team played their third consecutive road game, suffering a 1-0 setback at Western Carolina. Playing their final game of the regular season, the Bucs end regular season play with a 3-3-3 record in conference play and a 5-6-5 overall mark.