Watson overcomes injury-riddled team to deliver memorable season
Published 3/23/2011 at 1:30 p.m. 0 comments
Eryk Watson began his Maryville College career as the Great South Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year. The slick, sweet-shooting guard is leaving four years later an All-American. Watson was notified over the weekend that D3hoops.com had named him to ...
Myles to go
Published 3/9/2011 at 2:31 p.m. 0 comments
It was one of those home runs hit so well the defense didn’t even move. Myles Cordell’s laser beam to left field in the bottom of the 10th inning lifted the Maryville College baseball team to a series-clinching 6-2 win ...
Clint McKelvey earns junior national team selection
Published 2/16/2011 at 3:52 p.m. 0 comments
Clint McKelvey made Maryville High School history two years ago when he became the first Rebel to win a state track and field championship in a running event. He’s stepped it up a notch since he got to college. The ...
Focused on perfection
Published 2/16/2011 at 3:51 p.m. 0 comments
It’s been on the books for 27 years. Ellen Wortham is so very close now. Former Tennessee Lady Vol Sharrieffa Barksdale ran the 400-meter hurdles in a school-record time of 55.58 seconds at a meet in Eugene, Ore., in 1984. ...
As good as their last game
Published 12/22/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
The 1990-91 Maryville College men’s basketball team went 22-5 and reached the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history. A year later, the Scots were in the Elite Eight. In the 18 seasons since, Maryville has failed to ...
MC’s Carter named ESPN Academic All-American
Published 11/24/2010 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
Maryville College junior Joshua (Ridge) Carter has been recognized for his outstanding academic and athletic skills by being named to the 2010 ESPN Academic All-American men’s soccer team by Collegiate Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Carter, a midfielder from ...
Getting an early start
Published 11/18/2010 at 10:31 a.m. 0 comments
Plagued by injury, Maryville College found a blessing in disguise. With so many key upperclassmen out due to injury this season, a lot of Scots got a chance to get into the action early in their careers, and Maryville had ...
MC harriers setting the pace in classroom
Published 11/4/2010 at 10:40 a.m. 0 comments
Through a tough season, the Maryville College harriers have excelled in the classroom. Following the Great South Athletic Conference championship meet last weekend at the college, where the women placed sixth and the men third, Maryville got a good boost ...
The Record Smasher
Published 10/27/2010 at 3:40 p.m. 0 comments
Jessica Peterson found the Maryville College record books with a deafening blow in a match with Piedmont two weeks ago. Peterson’s 71st career goal in the 71st minute in a 1-0 win for the Scot moved her past former All-South ...
Homecoming at Honaker
Published 10/20/2010 at 1:07 p.m. 0 comments
The Maryville College Scots come into homecoming weekend on a high note after knocking off the USA South Athletic Conference’s top team last Saturday in Danville, Va. Maryville coach Tony Ierulli said the week of practice before the 21-17 upset ...
Published 10/14/2010 at 3:08 p.m. 0 comments
Chancli Connatser was fine until they started playing that song. Once “Rocky Top” began wafting from the public address system at Sherri Parker Lee Stadium, the Milligan College right-hander and former Maryville High standout said she realized she wasn’t at ...
For Travillian, MC feels like home
Published 10/14/2010 at 3:05 p.m. 0 comments
Darrin Travillian enters his first season as head coach of the Maryville College women’s basketball team with many of his question answered. The new coach knows what offense he wants to run. An assistant last year, he helped install the ...
Receiving due acclaim
Published 10/6/2010 at 4:27 p.m. 0 comments
Wesley Idlette and a couple of his Maryville College teammates are nearing some of the school’s longest-held records, one of them some 37 years old. A junior All-American receiver, Idlette is closing on Maryville records in three categories. In his ...
Published 9/30/2010 at 10:48 a.m. 0 comments
Before the Maryville College men’s soccer team took the field Tuesday, Maryville College president Tom Bogart presented Pepe Fernandez with a plaque at midfield, honoring the veteran soccer coach for becoming one of only four coaches nationally to reach 500 ...
Watson named Sporting News All-American
Published 9/22/2010 at 3:29 p.m. 0 comments
Eryk Watson was named Pre-Season All-American by The Sporting News in their September issue. Watson led Maryville to a 23-5 mark last season in NCAA Division III. Scots coach Randy Lambert said his senior shooting guard is deserving of the ...