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Photo courtesy of MTSU Athletics Middle Tennessee (2-1-0) had their hands full Sunday afternoon as they took on No. 1 Florida State (3-0-0) in front of a packed crowd at Dean A. Hayes Stadium. Fans on hand experienced the first time in the team’s 21 year history that they have played host to a top-ranked …

Middle Tennessee (2-0-0) beat Jackson State (0-0-2) Thursday night at Vanderbilt Soccer Complex, winning 6-2. Although the score ended lopsided, it wasn’t until the 69th minute that the Blue Raiders began to put the game away. Once the team caught their second wind, goals flooded the scoreboard. The six goals in Thursday’s matchup was the most …

Sports, Soccer, Rhoden

MTSU has a near home matchup with Jackson State Thursday night in Nashville before hosting tough ACC opponent Florida State on Sunday afternoon. The Blue Raiders opened the 2016 regular season with a late win over Jacksonville State on a goal in the 84th minute from redshirt freshman Haley Nishimoto. Head coach Ashton Rhoden sat down …

Photo by Austin Lewis/Sidelines Archive Middle Tennessee soccer kicked off their 2016 campaign Friday night at home against Jacksonville State, winning 1-0 in a game that was decided near the end of the second half. Coming into the matchup, MTSU knew they would have to be patient and creative with their play. After losing their …

Alex Morgan USA Women's Soccer

Story by Teresa M. Walker // AP Sports Writer | Photo courtesy of U.S. Soccer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alex Morgan scored a minute into second-half stoppage time, Hope Solo posted her 97th career shutout, and the United States beat France 1-0 on Sunday in the SheBelieves Cup at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium. With the victory over the …

Middle Tennessee 1-0 Rice Middle Tennessee (10-5-4) took on Rice (10-7-2) Wednesday in the Conference USA quarterfinals, another tight contest for the Blue Raider soccer team. Shots were a premium for the Blue Raiders, only amassing three in the first half, a scoreless affair for the teams that drew just two weeks prior. The Owls …