GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The 2017 Tusculum College Sports Hall of Fame class has been announced and three new members will be inducted during the College’s Homecoming festivities on Saturday, October 21st. This year’s inductee class includes two-time All-American running back Eric Claridy, three-time All-American basketball guard Jasmine Gunn and two-time All-American guard Kyle Moore.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Seven Tusculum student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Preseason All-South Atlantic Conference Football Team announced league officials Thursday. The preseason team is selected by a vote of the league’s eight football media relations directors.
GRAND LAKE, Colo. --- Four Tusculum student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Division II Academic Honor Roll. Representing the Pioneers on this year’s honor roll are Christen Craig, Savannah Elliott, Shelby Gray, and Kaitlin Winnie.
SKILLMAN, N.J. --- The Tusculum women’s tennis team is one of 93 colleges and universities in NCAA Division II to be recognized to the 2016-2017 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team. The Pioneers also had seven of their team members earn ITA Scholar Athlete distinction including: Sarah Baker, Brittani Brooks, Jule Brass, Franziska Funke, Katarina Majorova, Annie McCullough and Lyndsey Pulliam.
SKILLMAN, N.J. --- The Tusculum men’s tennis program is one of 51 colleges and universities in NCAA Division II to be recognized to the 2016-2017 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team. The Pioneers also had eight players earn ITA Scholar Athlete distinction including: Toby de Klerk, Tashique Kader, Tomas Kmetko, Steven Knowles, Eduardo Muñoz, Fabian Paier, Leon Seiz and David Siegle.
NORMAN, Okla. --- Two Tusculum College student-athletes have been named to the 2016-2017 NCAA Division II Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar Men’s Golf Team. Seniors Taylor Smith and Preston Tucker return to the All-America Scholar Team for a second straight season.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- The South Atlantic Conference Athletic Trainers Committee has named Tusculum Head Athletic Trainer Chris Lenker and his staff as the 2016-2017 Athletic Training Staff of the Year, the league announced Monday.
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. --- Tusculum College student-athletes Taylor Lambertsen, Ciara Rattana, Katie Tomassoni and Taylor White have been named to the 2016-2017 Women's Golf Coaches Association Division II All-American Scholar Team.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum cross country head coach Cory Pratt has released his 2017 schedule. The Pioneers will be competing in five regular-season races and culminating with the South Atlantic Conference Championship in October.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- A school-record 172 Tusculum student-athletes have been named to the 2016-2017 South Atlantic Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll. The conference had 1,703 student-athletes honored for their achievements in the classroom.
PEARL, Miss. --- Former Tusculum pitcher Devan Watts has been promoted to the Mississippi Braves, the Double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. He is scheduled to join the Braves for their five-game series at the Biloxi Shuckers to open the second half of the Southern League season.
INDIANAPOLIS --- The Tusculum men’s lacrosse team averaged 8.93 assists per game to capture the 2017 NCAA Division II National Statistical Championship. The Pioneers were ranked in 10 team statistical categories, while five TC student-athletes were listed individually.
INDIANAPOLIS --- Tusculum junior attacker Madison Malone is listed in four individual categories, while the Pioneers are mentioned three times as a team in the final 2017 NCAA Division II national women’s lacrosse statistics.
INDIANAPOLIS --- The Tusculum softball team finished the season nationally-ranked in home runs per game average, while three Pioneers were listed individually in the final 2017 NCAA Division II national statistics.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- K.T. Carter has been promoted to full-time assistant coach with the Tusculum men’s basketball program announced Pioneer head coach Nick Pasqua. Carter served as a volunteer assistant coach with the Pioneers last season.