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Tech volleyball team defeated by undefeated Morehead State

Tech volleyball team defeated by undefeated Morehead State in rematch Tech volleyball team (4-6, 4-6 Ohio Valley Conference) lost to an undefeated Morehead State (10-0, 10-0 OVC) in a 3-0 game on Monday, Mar. 8. The night before, Tech was close to victory in a 3-2 loss against Morehead State, […]

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Tech women’s soccer team defeats Moorehead State 1-0

Tech women’s soccer remains undefeated after win against Morehead State Tech (2-0-0) defeated Morehead State (0-3-0) with a score of 1-0 in their second women’s soccer game of the season. This makes them 2-0-0 during the 2021 spring season. Tech’s first game against Austin Peay had a similar ending with […]

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Tech’s track and field team succeeds at USA Invitational

Track and field begins with a successful trip to the USA Invitational Tech’s track and field team performed successfully in the USA invitational in Mobile, Ala. on Friday, Mar. 12. Sophomore Lyn’Nikka Vance was able to create a top performance of the day placing second overall in the long jump finals. She was able […]

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Men and women’s golf begins soon for the 2021 season

Men and women’s golf begins soon for the 2021 season Tech will host its first men’s and women’s golf tournaments since 2019. Both will be in Sevierville, Tenn. for the eighth annual Bobby Nicols Intercollegiate tournament at Sevierville Golf Club.  Play will begin on Sunday and play all the way through Tuesday. The women’s golf team will compete […]

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Southeastern Missouri vs Tennessee Tech – Softball Recap

Southeastern Missouri stops Tech in their series, winning the final game 8-4 Tech falls to South Missouri in game series Tech was not able to overcome the odds against Southeast Missouri in the softball game, but they did not go down without a fight. Southeast Missouri beat Tech 8-4 on the series finale against Tech. […]

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Murray State vs. Tennessee Tech – Football Recap

Murray State narrowly defeats Tech’s comeback run, Murray State wins 36-31 Murray State defeated Tech 36-31 on Sunday during the third game for Tech in the 2021 Spring football season in the Ohio Valley Conference.  Bailey Fisher, starting quarterback, and David Gist, starting running back, were both injured during their last game against the Jacksonville […]

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Austin Peay vs Tennessee Tech – Baseball Recap

Tech on fire during their first baseball game, 13-6 win over Austin Peay   Tech sings a victory song in their first baseball game against Austin Peay with a score of 13-6 to begin their 2021 season.  Tech started their first baseball game on Saturday, Mar. 13.  They were away at Raymond C. Hand Park […]

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NASA Lands Perseverance Rover on Mars

History was made on February 18, 2021, when the project team for “Mars 2020 Mission” successfully confirmed the touchdown of a new rover named “Perseverance” on the surface of Mars.  The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, better known as NASA, created the mission “Mars 2020” to explore an area of […]

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Student Aims To Save Sherlock

Senior Biology student Caleb Moses created the petition “Save Sherlock!” with Change.Org on February 11,  2021 in an effort to display the tension that has been created after the announcement from Tech to plan to build over Sherlock Park starting Summer 2021.   Moses believes that most students oppose this […]

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Education Majors Experience COVID-19 in the Classroom

The United States education system tends to face many challenges, but no one could have predicted the pandemic that suddenly closed the doors of schools across the nation.  “The students are having to wear masks, and there is social distancing having to be maintained in the school building. The students […]