Day: October 24, 2013


An interview with The Fray

Before The Fray rocked The Hoop for the fall SOLO concert, I got the opportunity to interview a couple of the guys from the band. I, along with fellow journalism students Drake Fenlon, Kim Biggs and Dillon James, had a 20-minute sit-down interview with Isaac and Ben from the band. […]



For Tech students who did not receive the HOPE Scholarship this year, the hope of financial aid may seem grim. Fortunately, the Scholarship office offers approximately 550 scholarships to ease the fiscal burden. The requirements of Tennessee’s HOPE Scholarship are steep, according to the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation.   Students […]


Women’s golf closes out fall 2013 schedule strong

The women’s golf team has wrapped up the first half of their 2013-2014 season October 22.  With top ten finishes in all of their tournaments so far head coach Polk Brown was pleased with the team’s progress.  “We’ve made some really good strides, team play and individual play,” said Brown.  […]


Seniors hope to get big wins this weekend

The Golden Eagle soccer team looks for success this weekend against Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky in the team’s final home weekend of play. The games will mark the final matches played at the Tech Soccer Field for five seniors as they celebrate their playing careers on Senior Day, Sunday.  […]


Lack of rushing attack results in winless OVC play

For the second year in a row it’s homecoming here at Tennessee Tech and the football team does not have an OVC win. They are 0-4 for two years removed from their OVC championship It’s time for the blame game. You know those question marks that the offense had headed […]


Golden Eagles prepare battle in the trenches

The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle football team looks to end their three game losing skid this homecoming weekend against OVC rival Jacksonville State (5-2, 1-2).  This weekend’s matchup showcases the strengths of both teams against each other. Jacksonville State’s rushing attack against Tennessee Tech’s rushing defense.  Jacksonville State sits right […]


Mental errors plague volleyball

After falling behind 1-7 in OVC play, the Golden Eagles look to make a mid-season comeback as they head to Nashville today for a 6 p.m. match against Belmont.  With two of the team’s top starters injured, Coach Zelenock said he needs some girls to step up. “We have to […]


“I now have to find a new path to take”

With the closure of the ROTC program at TTU, I now have to find a new path to take, including making the decision on whether or not to stay at this university. My options have now been narrowed down to leaving TTU for an affordable school that offers both an […]