Athletics News

  • Pioneer offense breaks out in 6-3 win at Catawba
    October 20, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. --- Sokho De Souza scored two goals and Henrique Devens had a goal and two assists to lead Tusculum University to a 6-3 victory over Catawba College in South Atlantic Conference men's soccer action Saturday night at the Frock Soccer Complex.
  • McCulloughs finish as national runner-up in doubles at ITA Cup
    October 19, 2019
    ROME, Ga. --- Tusculum University's Annie McCullough and Caitlin McCullough finished as the Division II runner-up in women's doubles at the ITA Cup on Saturday.
  • History made again, Pioneers upset No. 14 Tulane at Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate
    October 19, 2019
    HARAHAN, La. --- After posting the program’s first victory on Friday, the Tusculum University women’s bowling team knocked off its first ranked opponent in day two action at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Invitational. The three-day, 16-team event is being held at Colonial Lanes and hosted by Tulane University.
  • Career Nights Power Pioneers Past Catawba
    October 19, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's volleyball team traded sets with the Catawba Indians Saturday, surviving the five-set thriller. The Black and Orange move to 9-9 (7-6 SAC) on the season ahead of another week of South Atlantic Conference action.
  • Moore's 3 TDs give Pioneers 21-19 win at UVa-Wise
    October 19, 2019
    WISE, Va. --- Bryce Moore threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score as Tusculum University defeated UVa-Wise 21-19 in South Atlantic Conference action at Carl Smith Stadium Saturday afternoon.
  • Catawba shuts out Pioneers, 2-0
    October 19, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. --- Shelby Vasich scored twice in the first half to lead Catawba College to a 2-0 victory over Tusculum University in South Atlantic Conference women's soccer action Saturday evening at the Frock Soccer Complex.
  • Pioneers Split Season Series with Queens
    October 18, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women’s volleyball team fell to the Royals on Friday night after sweeping the North Carolina team in the first meeting of 2019.
  • Dramatic rally sends McCulloughs to ITA Division II doubles final
    October 18, 2019
    ROME, Ga. --- Tusculum University's Annie McCullough and Caitlin McCullough advanced to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division II women's doubles national championship in dramatic fashion, beating fourth-seeded Nikol Alekseeva and Anna Novikova of Indianapolis in the semifinals on Friday at the Rome Tennis Center.
  • Women's Bowling records first win in program history
    October 18, 2019
    HARAHAN, La. --- The Tusculum University women’s bowling team recorded its first victory in program history on Friday as the Pioneers opened the 2019 campaign at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Invitational. The 16-team event is being held at Colonial Lanes and hosted by Tulane University.
  • McCulloughs advance to semifinals in doubles at ITA Cup
    October 17, 2019
    ROME, Ga. --- Tusculum University's Annie McCullough advanced to the singles quarterfinals and teamed with Caitlin McCullough to upset the top seed and move into the doubles semifinals of the Division II bracket at the ITA Cup Thursday at the Rome Tennis Center.
  • Former Pioneer selected by XFL's Houston Roughnecks
    October 17, 2019
    HOUSTON, Texas --- Former Tusculum University defensive end Caushaud Lyons was selected by the Houston Roughnecks in the ninth round of the 2019 XFL Draft.
  • Pioneers travel to UVa-Wise for key SAC football match-up
    October 17, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Long-time mountain rivals Tusculum University and the University of Virginia’s College at Wise will square off on the collegiate gridiron in a South Atlantic Conference contest for the first time ever as the Pioneers travel to Carl Smith Stadium this Saturday. Kick-off is set for 1 p.m. (ET).
  • Pioneers picked 11th in ECC Bowling Poll
    October 16, 2019
    WEST BABYLON, N.Y. --- The Tusculum University women’s bowling team is picked to finish 11th in the East Coast Conference standings this season with the release of the Preseason ECC Coaches’ Poll.
  • Pioneers unable to equalize in 2-1 loss to LMU
    October 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Lincoln Memorial University defeated Tusculum University 2-1 in South Atlantic Conference men's soccer action at Pioneer Field Wednesday night.
  • LMU breaks second-half tie, beats Pioneers 3-1
    October 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Two goals in the final 26 minutes gave Lincoln Memorial University a 3-1 victory over Tusculum University in South Atlantic Conference women's soccer action Wednesday at Pioneer Field.
  • Inaugural women's bowling season opens Friday
    October 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The inaugural season for the Tusculum University women’s bowling program begins this weekend at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate in Harahan, Louisiana.
  • McCulloughs to compete at ITA Cup
    October 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University seniors Annie McCullough and Caitlin McCullough have been selected to participate in the 2019 ITA Cup, which will be hosted by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association at the Rome Tennis Center in Rome, Georgia starting Thursday and continuing through Sunday.
  • McMillen earns second straight AstroTurf SAC Runner of the Week award
    October 15, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- For the third time this season and second week in a row, Tusculum University's Nicole McMillen has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Runner of the Week in women's cross country, the league office announced Tuesday.
  • Breen honored as SAC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 15, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University senior goalkeeper Danielle Breen has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for the week ending October 13, the conference office announced Tuesday.
  • Pioneers finish runner-up at Walters State Fall Classic
    October 15, 2019
    MORRISTOWN, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men’s golf team finished second at the 2019 Walters State Fall Classic. The Pioneers posted back-to-back days of 299 to tally 598 in the team’s final tournament of the final.
  • Pioneers look to extend win streak against LMU, Catawba
    October 15, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University women's soccer team carries a streak of three consecutive home shutout victories into South Atlantic Conference play against a pair of regionally-ranked opponents this week, starting Wednesday at home against Lincoln Memorial at 5 p.m. and continuing at Catawba on Saturday at 5:30 p.m.
  • Key conference matches loom for Pioneers this week
    October 15, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- With five matches remaining in the season, the Tusculum University men's soccer team is poised to make a charge toward the top half of the league standings as a pair of South Atlantic Conference matches loom this week.
  • Pioneers shoot 299 to open Walters State Fall Classic
    October 14, 2019
    MORRISTOWN, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University A Team opened with 299 and are in second place at the 2019 Walters State Fall Classic, which is being held at The Country Club of Morristown.
  • Vujicic, Breen named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    October 14, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University soccer student-athletes Nikola Vujicic and Danielle Breen have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week.
  • Women's Volleyball to Spend the Weekend in North Carolina
    October 14, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University women's volleyball team hits the road for a five-match conference stretch. Queens, the Friday night opponent, sits tied for second in the SAC standings, while Saturday’s foe, Catawba, holds the ninth spot. Tusculum hosted both North Carolina teams at the end of September, sweeping each squad.
  • Second-half goals send Pioneers to 2-1 win over Wingate
    October 13, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Second-half goals from Sokho De Souza and Nikola Vujicic rallied Tusculum University to a 2-1 win over Wingate University in South Atlantic Conference men's soccer action at Pioneer Field Sunday afternoon.
  • Early goal, Breen's 10 saves boost Pioneers to 1-0 win over Wingate
    October 13, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Brooke Radcliffe scored in the fourth minute and Danielle Breen finished with 10 saves as Tusculum University beat Wingate University 1-0 in South Atlantic Conference women's soccer action Sunday afternoon at Pioneer Field.
  • Pioneers compete at rain-shortened Grizzly Open
    October 12, 2019
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. --- Rain brought an early end to play at the Grizzly Open, as Tusculum University was unable to compete on Sunday after advancing several players during the first two days of the tournament.
  • Four doubles teams advance to quarterfinals at Grizzly Open
    October 12, 2019
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. --- The Tusculum University women's tennis team competed at the rain-shortened Grizzly Open, hosted by Georgia Gwinnett College. The final rounds of the tournament were unable to be finished on Sunday due to rain.
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