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TMU Women’s Basketball Adds Holloway to 2017 Recruiting Class

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2/20/17 CLEVELAND | Tron Griffin, head women’s basketball coach at Truett McConnell, has announced the signing of Audrey Holloway to the 2017 signing class. A transfer from NCAA Division III Wesleyan, Holloway is the sister of Naomi Holloway, who signed to play for TMU earlier this month. “I am very excited to add another Godly character student-athlete like Audrey to ... Read More »

Three Cleveland Anglers Among Top Finishers In Lanier Weekend Tournament

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2/20/17 (GAINESVILLE)-   Tyler Morgan of Columbus, Georgia, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds,15 ounces, Saturday to win the first T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bulldog Division tournament of 2017 on Lake Lanier. For his win, Morgan took home $5,214. “I’m not extremely familiar with Lanier, but I was fishing up the river,” said Morgan, who earned his ... Read More »

McCrary and Hoover Lift Nighthawks To Win Over Lynn, 5-4

2/19/17 DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Fueled by a strong pitching performance from Daniel McCrary and perfect day from the plate from Connor Hoover, the No. 27 University of North Georgia baseball team posted a 5-4 win over Lynn on Sunday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium, avoiding a three-game sweep. McCrary fanned seven Fighting Knights in six innings of work, scattering seven ... Read More »

UNG Softball Sweeps Captain D’s Classic with Record-Setting Day

2/19/17 DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The eighth-ranked University of North Georgia softball team used a record-setting day to sweep the competition at the 2017 Captain D’s Classic following a 8-0 shutout against Shepherd and a 20-4 win over Seton Hill, Sunday at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium. UNG’s 20 runs scored in the Seton Hill game is a new NCAA-era record ... Read More »

TMU Men’s Basketball Falls By One to Bryan in Regular Season Finale

2/19/17 DAYTON, Tenn. | The Truett McConnell men’s basketball team wrapped up regular season play with a 70-69 loss to Bryan Saturday afternoon on the road. TMU led by as many as 17 points with 10 minutes to play in the contest, but Bryan used hot shooting to claw back into the game and steal the win at home. Mario ... Read More »

Truett McConnell Women’s Basketball Falls to Bryan, Wraps Up Record Breaking

2/19/17 DAYTON, Tenn. | The Truett McConnell women’s basketball team wrapped up its record-breaking season on the road at Bryan. Despite losing the game, 85-57, the Bears finished with the highest conference ranking in program history, finishing seventh in the final regular season standings. In the game against Bryan, Anna Murr made her 100th three-pointer of the season with 1:48 ... Read More »

TMU Softball Completes Sweep of Agnes Scott

2/19/17 CLEVELAND | The Truett McConnell softball team defeated Agnes Scott in a rainy Saturday doubleheader, winning game one, 8-1, and game two, 4-0. After a 27 minute rain delay prior to the start of game one, the Bears scored seven of their eight runs in the first four innings of the game, highlighted by a RBI triple for Kaitlynn ... Read More »

TMU Baseball Holds On For Sweep of Trinity Baptist

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2/19/17 CLEVELAND | After giving up the first three runs of the game and sitting through a near hour-long rain delay, the Truett McConnell baseball team put up five runs in the fourth inning and held on late to secure a 5-4 win over Trinity Baptist. The Bears started off the fourth inning with three singles from the two, three ... Read More »

Truett Track and Field Has Six Top-10 Finishers at Embry-Riddle

2/19/17 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. | The Truett McConnell track and field teams competed in the Embry-Riddle First Chance/Last Chance meet Saturday and had five athletes earn a total of seven top-15 finishes. For the women’s team, Jhalexuis Chandler posted a seventh place finish in the discus throw, tossing a longest throw of 109 feet and two inches. She also launched ... Read More »

No. 8 UNG Softball Picks Up Two Wins on Day One of Captain D’s Classic

2/19/17 DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The eighth-ranked University of North Georgia softball team earned a pair of victories over Shepherd, 9-1, and Seton Hill, 12-4 (5 Innings), on a rain-filled opening day of the 2017 Captain D’s Classic at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium. The Nighthawks improve to 12-4 on the season with the two wins. GAME ONEFreshman hurler Kylee Smith ... Read More »