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Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines This article was written for an On-Site Sports Writing Competition at the Southeastern Journalism Conference at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, where it won 2nd place. As March approaches and the weather begins to warm up, track and field teams all throughout college athletics are going through final preparations …

Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Story by Teylor Hines / Contributing Writer The 21st-ranked Middle Tennessee men’s cross country team came home victorious with its first NCAA South Regional title in program history. With the win, the Blue Raiders punched their ticket to their second straight trip to the NCAA Championships. The Blue …

Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Story by Teylor Hines / Sports Reporter The 25th-ranked Middle Tennessee men’s cross country team won the Conference USA Cross Country Championships on Saturday morning for the first time in program history. Jacob Choge led the way and captured his second individual C-USA Cross Country crown. The men came out …

Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Story by Carl Coates / Sports Reporter Middle Tennessee State University’s cross country team traveled to E.P. “Tom” Sawyer Park Saturday for the Greater Louisville Classic. Many of the top-ranked programs in the nation were in attendance for the event, and the Blue Raiders put on a very solid performance …

Story by Teylor Hines / Sports Reporter Photo by Jonathan Clark / Sidelines Archives Middle Tennessee’s Cross Country teams traveled to Nashville, Tennessee for the Commodore Classic, where they were hosted by Vanderbilt on Saturday. Both teams performed well, with the men’s team bringing a first place finish with them back to Murfreesboro. This was the …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Middle Tennessee State athletes of all realms came together Thursday night at the Tucker Theater in celebration of the Raiders’ Choice Awards. The sixth annual ESPY-like event honored athletes for their accomplishments both on and off the field. From Player of the Year to Play of the …