Athletics News

  • Pioneers beat 23rd-ranked North Greenville to earn doubleheader split
    February 22, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum defeated 23rd-ranked North Greenville 3-2 in the second game of their non-conference softball doubleheader Thursday afternoon at Red Edmonds Field, for their first win over a ranked opponent in nearly three years.
  • Pioneers eclipse 300 treys in a season, fall 81-64 at Anderson
    February 21, 2018
    ANDERSON, S.C. --- The Anderson University men’s basketball team placed five players in double figures to lead the Trojans to an 81-64 win over Tusculum Wednesday night at the Abney Athletic Center in South Atlantic Conference action.
  • Pioneer comeback bid falls short in 76-66 loss at Anderson
    February 21, 2018
    ANDERSON, S.C. --- Ace Easter scored a season-high 25 points off the bench as Anderson shot 54.2 percent from the field in a 76-66 victory over Tusculum in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Wednesday night at the Abney Athletic Center.
  • Malone reaches 200 career points as Pioneers fall to Virginia-Wise
    February 21, 2018
    WISE, Va. --- Jesse French scored five goals and added two assists as Virginia-Wise defeated Tusculum 15-10 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Wednesday afternoon at Carl Smith Stadium.
  • Pioneers remain 10th in latest NCAA regional rankings
    February 21, 2018
    INDIANAPOLIS --- The Tusculum women's basketball team remains 10th in the latest NCAA Division II Southeast Region rankings, which were released Wednesday.
  • Seven-run inning dooms Pioneers, Martin goes 4-of-4 to extend hitting streak.
    February 20, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Lander’s Colton Yeager went 4-for-6 with a pair of home runs as the Bearcats defeated host Tusculum 12-3 Tuesday at Pioneer Park in college baseball action.
  • Pioneers split pair of pitcher's duels with Lees-McRae
    February 20, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum and Lees-McRae split a non-conference softball doubleheader Tuesday afternoon at Red Edmonds Field, with the visiting Bobcats winning the opener 3-1 and the Pioneers coming away with a 2-1 victory in game two.
  • Majorova named AstroTurf SAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
    February 20, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum’s Katarina Majorova has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week announced league officials Tuesday. Majorova earns this honor for a third time in her young Pioneer career.
  • Ryan named AstroTurf SAC Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week
    February 20, 2018
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum attack Chris Ryan has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week announced league officials Tuesday. Ryan earns this honor for the first time in his career.
  • Ryan, Majorova named Bojangles Athletes of the Week
    February 19, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum men’s lacrosse attack Chris Ryan and women’s tennis standout Katarina Majorova have been named the Bojangles Athletes of the Week.
  • Guervil wins 60 meters at SAC Indoor Championships, men finish 6th and women 9th
    February 19, 2018
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. --- Freshman Widchard Guervil became Tusculum's first South Atlantic Conference track & field champion as he beat a field of some of the top Division II runners in the country to win the men's 60-meter dash at the SAC Indoor Track & Field Championships, held Monday at the JDL Fast Track.
  • Tusculum defeats Notre Dame (Ohio) and Davis & Elkins
    February 19, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum baseball team totaled 34 runs, 28 hits and drew 23 walks as TC posted a pair of wins Monday in the day two of the Pioneer Double-Round Robin at Pioneer Park. Tusculum erupted for 21 hits and 13 walks in a 25-12 win over Notre Dame College (Ohio). TC got stellar pitching performances from Zach Sanders and Charles Hall in the night-cap in a 9-2 win over Davis & Elkins.
  • Pioneers nearly overcome 20-point deficit in loss to #22 Wingate
    February 19, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum rallied from a 20-point deficit against 22nd-ranked Wingate, but ended up falling 78-68 to the Bulldogs in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Monday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
  • Tusculum splits pair at Pioneer Double-Round Robin
    February 18, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum baseball team split a pair of games Sunday afternoon at the Pioneer Double-Round Robin which was held at Pioneer Park. Tusculum opened with a 6-3 victory over Notre Dame College, but dropped the night-cap to Davis & Elkins, 4-2. In the middle game of Sunday’s action, Notre Dame knocked off Davis & Elkins 10-2.
  • Late Pioneer rally unable to prevent sweep by Limestone
    February 18, 2018
    GAFFNEY, S.C. --- Limestone swept Tusculum in a non-conference softball doubleheader Sunday afternoon, winning the opener 2-0 before holding on for a 9-8 win in game two. The Saints improved to 7-3 with the sweep, while the Pioneers fell to 4-2 with the losses.
  • Pioneers knock off 22nd-ranked North Georgia in spring opener
    February 17, 2018
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum women's tennis team opened its spring schedule Saturday afternoon with a 7-2 win over 22nd-ranked North Georgia at the Tennessee Tennis Club.
  • Fourth-quarter surge lifts Pioneers to 73-65 win over Lenoir-Rhyne
    February 17, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Sydney Wilson scored 16 of her team-high 19 points in the second half, including 10 in the decisive fourth quarter, as Tusculum rallied for a 73-65 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
  • Lenoir-Rhyne edges Tusculum 82-79 in nail-biter
    February 17, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Lenoir-Rhyne men’s basketball team closed out the game with a 6-1 run over the final two minutes as the Bears edged Tusculum 82-79 Saturday at Pioneer Arena in South Atlantic Conference action.
  • Belmont Abbey tops Pioneers, 13-10
    February 17, 2018
    GATLINBURG, Tenn. --- Belmont Abbey defeated Tusculum 13-10 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Saturday afternoon at Rocky Top Sports World.
  • Cheer, Dance & STUNT team tryouts set for April
    February 16, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum Spirit Squad will be holding tryouts for the 2018-2019 cheer and dance teams as we;; as the All-Female STUNT teams April 14-15 at the auxiliary gym on the Greeneville campus announced Spirit Coordinator Jessica Inscore. Check-in and registration begins at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 14.
  • Tusculum, Belmont Abbey women's lacrosse game moved to Gatlinburg
    February 16, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Due to the forecast of inclement weather and wet field conditions at Pioneer Field, Saturday’s women lacrosse match between Tusculum and Belmont Abbey has been moved to the turf fields at the Rocky Top Sports Complex in Gatlinburg. Match time will remain at 12 p.m.
  • Ryan, Wade lead Pioneers to 24-7 win over Shorter in home opener
    February 16, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Dallas Wade tied the program single-game record with seven points and Chris Ryan added six as Tusculum defeated Shorter 24-7 in non-conference men's lacrosse action Friday night at a soggy Pioneer Field.
  • Tusculum to compete in inaugural SAC Indoor Track & Field Championships
    February 16, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum men's and women's track and field teams will compete in the inaugural South Atlantic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship on Monday, Feb. 19 at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
  • Pioneer starters shut down Converse in doubleheader sweep
    February 15, 2018
    DUNCAN, S.C. --- Tusculum swept Converse in a non-conference softball doubleheader Thursday afternoon at Tyger River Park, winning the opener 5-0 behind a one-hitter from Taylor Plemons, and capturing game two by an 8-3 score as Allison Pate threw five no-hit innings and Delaney Guerrero capped a 6-for-7 day at the plate by homering and driving in three runs.
  • Tusculum announces weekend sports schedule changes
    February 15, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Due to the forecast of inclement weather over the next 48 hours, the Tusculum athletic department has announced schedule changes involving its spring sports.
  • Second half run not enough in 112-103 loss at Carson-Newman
    February 14, 2018
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Carson-Newman’s Charles Clark scored 32 points including 24 in the second half to lead the Eagles to a 112-103 South Atlantic Conference victory over Tusculum Wednesday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Third-ranked Carson-Newman defeats Tusculum, 100-79
    February 14, 2018
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Mika Wester scored a game-high 27 points, including the 1,000th of her collegiate career, as third-ranked Carson-Newman defeated Tusculum 100-79 in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Wednesday evening at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Furches named to USTFCCCA Women's All-Academic Team, Pioneer men earn team recognition
    February 14, 2018
    NEW ORLEANS --- Tusculum cross country runner Alissa Furches has been named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II All-Academic Team.
  • Pioneers ranked 10th in initial NCAA Southeast Region rankings
    February 14, 2018
    INDIANAPOLIS --- The Tusculum women's basketball team is ranked 10th in the initial NCAA Division II Southeast Region rankings, which were released Wednesday.
  • Pioneers complete final round at Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate
    February 13, 2018
    FLEMING ISLAND, Fla. --- Tusculum’s David Whinery carded his third consecutive 75 to finish with a tournament total 225 to finish 53rd at the 2018 Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate. The two-day, 54-hole event was held at the Fleming Island Golf Club.
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