Troy soccer falls in first round of Sun…

Michael Shipma Sports Editor After routing Georgia Southern 5-0 three days prior, the Troy soccer team lost to the Eagles 2-1 in Wednesday’s first round of the Sun Belt Tournament. After getting on the board…

Troy beats No. 25 LSU 24-21 in Death…

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer Michael Shipma Sports Editor It’s being called the greatest win in Troy football history. The team and the university were cast into the spotlight in a matter of hours, carried by…

NFL protests: Educate yourself

Michael Shipma Sports Editor This week, the worlds of politics and sports clashed on a national stage, and it revealed a lot about both sides of an issue that demands you pick a side. As…

Both Trojan XC teams pull off top-3 showings…

  Michael Shipma Sports Editor Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams raced out to top-three team finishes in their season-opening meet at the Struts Season Opener in Oxford. Friday’s meet, hosted by Jacksonville…

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…

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,”…

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…

Women’s tennis loses in Sun Belt tourney semifinals

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy women’s tennis team’s postseason run was cut short by a 1-4 loss to Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday in the Sun Belt Conference Championships. The No. 4-seed Trojans, fresh off a…

Women’s golf team clinches Sun Belt title

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy women’s golf team is your new Sun Belt Conference Champions. Four of the five Trojans in the three-day tournament placed in the top 25, helping lift Troy to its…

Men’s golf tops No. 24 Georgia and No.…

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The No. 64-ranked Troy men’s golf team picked up underdog wins over No. 24 Georgia and No. 35 North Florida on Friday, improving its postseason stock heading into the Sun Belt…