Troy, Boise State to clash in Group of…

Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy football team will open the much-anticipated 2017 season with a trip to Idaho to take on the Boise State Broncos. The Trojans will be traveling west of the 100…

Silvers, others named to award watchlists

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer Michael Shipma Sports Editor Following last season’s best turnaround in college football, Troy continues to reap the benefits of the record-setting 2016 season, as seven players have been named as contenders…

Soccer team sputters to start 2017 season

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer The Troy soccer team dropped its first two games of the 2017 season, falling to Mercer and Florida, before picking up its first victory over in-state foe Alabama State. The Trojans…

Volleyball has new coaches, new goals for 2017

Scott Watkins Staff Writer A new era in Troy volleyball is set to begin in just over a week as the Trojans and the new coaching staff have begun preseason practices in preparation for the…

Troy soccer drops 2-0 exhibition at USF

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer The Troy soccer team fell short Saturday in its first match of the year, losing to South Florida in an exhibition game in Tampa. South Florida took a 2-0 lead after…

Tunnel vision: the Vet’s new look and how…

  Michael Shipma Sports Editor As students return to campus for the fall semester, they’ll notice a looming shadow of steel and brick standing tall at the north end of Veterans Memorial Stadium. “The Vet,”…

Troy releases Neal Brown’s updated salary

Scott Watkins Staff Writer Troy University Head Football Coach Neal Brown agreed to a new contract near the end of last spring, but the details of that contract weren’t released to the Tropolitan until last…

Trojan softball sweeps Appalachian State

Scott Watkins Staff Writer The Troy Trojan softball team got back on track last weekend with a sweep at home over Appalachian State. Troy had lost five consecutive series heading into the series with the…

Men’s golf comes up short in Sun Belt…

Michael Shipma Sports Editor After earning the top seed in Sun Belt Conference Championship match play on Monday, the Troy men’s golf team lost 1-4 in the semifinals to fourth-seeded Georgia State. The Trojans placed…