• Athletic Communications office makes headway on digitization project
    August 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman athletic communications office has completed the first step in a long journey to archiving the athletic department’s historical records.
  • Laux rounds out external operations team
    August 08, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Director of Eagle Club and External Operations Shelly Laux has announced the hiring of an Athletic Operations Associate, and Athletic Marketing Associate and a Fan Engagement Coordinator to round out Carson-Newman’s external operations team.
  • Griffin fills out 2020 baseball coaching staff
    July 18, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman baseball coach Tom Griffin solidified his 2020 coaching staff Friday morning adding Pat Brown as the pitching coach with John Topoleski and Drew Korzybski joining as assistants for the upcoming season.
  • Mausner, Lange join Carson-Newman Athletic Communications
    July 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman Director of Athletic Communications Adam Cavalier has announced the hiring of Mark Mausner and Zach Lange as graduate assistants for Carson-Newman’s Athletic Communications team.
  • Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic set for Aug. 3 in Kingsport
    July 09, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman's athletic department has set the Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic for Aug. 3 in Kingsport, Tenn. with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. followed by an 8 a.m. shotgun start. 
  • Athletic Communications team hauls in five awards in CoSIDA Publications and Digital Design Contest
    June 20, 2019
    GREENWOOD, Ind. - Carson-Newman's athletic communications team tallied five awards at the College Sports Information Directors of America's (CoSIDA) Publications and Digital Design Contest. 
  • Statements from Carson-Newman regarding Monday's tragedy in Jefferson City
    June 18, 2019
    Please find a statements from Dr. Paul Percy, Carson-Newman University interim president, and Matt Pope, Carson-Newman's Vice President for Athletics, concerning Monday's tragedy in Jefferson City involving the family of C-N assistant athletic trainer, Matt Cahoon, and the passing of his wife and son.  
  • C-N places 124 on SAC Commissioner's Honor Roll
    June 17, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. - For the fifth straight year, Carson-Newman placed at least 120 athletes on the South Atlantic Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll.  The Eagles saw 124 student athletes represented on this year's list after a record-setting year with 137 a year ago.  
  • Athletic Department registers fourth highest finish in Learfield Director's Cup
    June 14, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Ohio - For the third time in four years, Carson-Newman has finished in the top 60 of the Learfield Director's Cup.  The Eagles registered 315 points to finish 57th among all Division II athletic departments.  
  • Goforth drafted in 25th round of MLB Draft by Pirates
    June 05, 2019
    PITTSBURGH – Carson-Newman catcher Ethan Goforth became the third Eagle in the last two years to hear his name called on draft as the Pittsburgh Pirates selected the backstop in the 25th round, 754th overall Wednesday in the 2019 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
  • Thompson and Goforth complete sweep with ABCA Region laurels
    May 29, 2019
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Tyler Thompson was named first-team All-Southeast Region by the American Baseball Coaches Association and Ethan Goforth secured a spot on the second unit Wednesday as the duo completes the trifecta after getting lauded by the D2CCA and NCBWA.
  • C-N baseball coaching staff releases camp schedule
    May 21, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Silver Diamond Baseball Complex will be buzzing in mid-June as Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin released the dates for the All Phase, Hitting and Pitching Camps Thursday morning.
  • NCBWA tabs Goforth and Thompson All-Region picks
    May 22, 2019
    WINGATE, N.C. - Continuing to pile up plaudits, Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson were named second-team All-Region selections by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Wednesday. The honors come one week after the duo were tabbed second-team All-Region by D2CCA.
  • Griffin set to offer catching camp in late June
    May 21, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin, one of the authorities on catching in the country at any level, announced his summer catching camp with dates slated for June 23-25 to be held at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Goforth and Thompson tally D2CCA All-Region honors
    May 15, 2019
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson added to their trophy case Wednesday earning spots on the second team of the Division II Conference Commissioners Assocation (D2CCA) All-Southeast Region units announced by officials.
  • Valentine notches CoSIDA Academic All-District selection
    May 09, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS – Racking up more honors for his senior season, Greg Valentine saw his named listed on the Google Cloud College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Baseball Academic All-District 3 team announced by the organization on Thursday.
  • Greer, Williams lay claim to top honors at Sixth Annual Frosty Awards
    April 30, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman cross country runner Luke Greer and women's soccer defender Averi Williams (Powell, Tenn.) brought home top honors as the Frosty Award winners for Male and Female Athlete of the Year, respectively, Tuesday evening at the Sixth Annual Frosty Awards ceremony in Gentry Auditorium.  
  • Victory repeats as SAC Elite 20 winner
    April 26, 2019
    KODAK, Tenn. – For the second-straight season, senior pitcher Ryan Victory was named the South Atlantic Conference’s Elite 20 award winner Friday evening at the 2019 Pilot J Baseball Championships being held at Smokies Stadium. The plaudit is awarded by the league for outstanding work not only in the field of competition, but also in the classroom around the community.
  • Hot-hitting Trojans topple C-N’s tournament run
    April 26, 2019
    KODAK, Tenn. – In the 2019 Pilot Flying J South Atlantic Conference Baseball Championships, Anderson scored early and often eliminating Carson-Newman with a 9-4 victory Thursday night at Smokies Stadium.
  • Streaking C-N clashes with Anderson in SAC Tournament
    April 23, 2019
    KODAK, Tenn. – Riding one of the longest winning streaks in the country, sixth-seeded Carson-Newman tees it up Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. inside of Smokies Stadium against seventh-seeded Anderson in a single-elimination game to open the Pilot Flying J South Atlantic Conference Baseball Championships.
  • Goforth and Thompson lead quartet on All-SAC squads
    April 23, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – For the second-straight season Carson-Newman saw four players lauded by the South Atlantic Conference postseason all-league clubs led by first team nods for Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson announced Tuesday. Goforth also earned a spot on the all-defensive team with Greg Valentine taking a slot on the second unit and John Sharpe being tabbed honorable mention.
  • Sharpe’s walk-off highlights sweep of Coker
    April 22, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – For the second time in three days Carson-Newman produced a walk-off victory as John Sharpe’s RBI double sealed a 6-5 series finale win following a 13-3 victory to seal a South Atlantic Conference series sweep Monday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex over Coker.
  • Persistent Eagles overcome deficits to walk-off win over Cobras
    April 20, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Facing a three-run deficit in the ninth, Carson-Newman came back to tie the score before overcoming a one-run hole in the 10th for its first walk-off win in three years with a 12-11, 10-inning win over Coker Saturday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Thirteen seniors tip their caps versus Coker in final series of 2019
    April 18, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In the final regular-season South Atlantic Conference series of the year, Carson-Newman welcomes Coker to the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex for a three-game series bidding farewell to 13 seniors. With rain expected to play a role, the teams will angle for a doubleheader on Saturday at noon and conclude the series on Monday at noon.
  • Bombs blast Trojans in sixth-straight C-N win
    April 16, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman hit three long balls producing eight runs to win a sixth game in-a-row, matching its second-longest winning streak of the year, in a 15-5 shellacking of Trevecca Nazarene Tuesday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Eagles dominate haphazard Royals sealing three-game sweep
    April 15, 2019
    MARION, N.C. – Outscoring Queens 26-4 and witnessing 13 errors by the Royals in the series, Carson-Newman closed out a three-game sweep of the first-year South Atlantic Conference program with 11-2 and 3-0 victories Monday at Big League Camp.
  • Six inducted into Carson-Newman Hall of Fame Saturday
    April 13, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman sent six new members into its athletics hall of fame Saturday evening in a ceremony in the Stokely Memorial Building on Carson-Newman's campus. 
  • Griffin tallies 400th C-N win in runaway fashion
    April 13, 2019
    MARION, N.C. – Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin secured his 400th coaching victory as the skipper of the Orange and Blue in a 12-2 drubbing of first-year South Atlantic Conference foe Queens Saturday at Big League Camp.
  • Six headed into Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday
    April 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman will send six new members into its athletics hall of fame on Saturday, April 13 with a dinner and ceremony in the Stokely Memorial Building at 6:30 p.m.
  • Last road trip of 2019 sends C-N to first foray with Queens
    April 11, 2019
    KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – For the final time in 2019, Carson-Newman hits the road with a three-game series against first-year South Atlantic Conference program Queens slated to start at 2 p.m. on Saturday with a doubleheader. Rain will determine the conclusion of the set.
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