Photo and video by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Lady Raider sophomore guard Jess Louro has come on strong over the last stretch of games. She’s provided a much needed boost for the Blue Raiders, both offensively and defensively. Louro had difficulties finding her groove early in the season. There would be many games that …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The MTSU Men’s Tennis team suffered a disappointing 4-3 loss sunday afternoon in Iowa against Drake University. The Blue Raiders got off to hot start with two doubles victories at the No. 2 and 3. At the 2 spot, Nicholas Buitrago Machado and Max Rauch were able to …

Photo by David Chamberlain / Staff Writer Reggie Upshaw led Middle Tennessee in a victory over Old Dominion Thursday night. The Blue Raiders suffered a loss to UTEP, in which Upshaw was scoreless. Upshaw is a leader on the team and as the season continues, they will need him to step up as they edge …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee State Lady Raiders Basketball team welcomed the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners to the Murphy Center Thursday night. The Blue Raiders toppled the Roadrunners, 77-63, to remain in the top slot atop the Conference USA. Ty Petty got off to a hot start …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Sophomore Gonzalo Morell Raschiatore of Middle Tennessee State was named Conference USA men’s tennis player of the week for his outstanding performances this past weekend. This is the first player of the week award Morell has received in his career. Morell was placed in the top spot for …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Lady Raiders (12-8, 7-2 C-USA) ┬átraveled to┬áThomas Assembly Center to take on the LA Tech Lady Techsters (10-10, 5-4 C-USA) Saturday afternoon. Alex Johnson posted another huge performance with the assistance of Ty Petty to carry the Raiders to another conference victory. The Lady Raiders struggled to …