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Photo by Brent Beerends/MT Athletics It was a deja-vu moment Sunday night for the Blue Raiders when they traveled to Knoxville to take on their in-state rival, the Tennessee Volunteers (4-4-0). Middle Tennessee (2-4-1) dropped their fourth loss in the last five games. All four losses, including this one, were of scores 3-0. Although the …

Story by Jacob Young // Contributing Writer Photo by Austin Lewis/MTSU Sidelines Middle Tennessee (2-2-1) entered Sunday’s game against Belmont (0-2-3) coming off back to back shut out losses. As a mid-state rival, Belmont only added to the Blue Raiders’ hunger for a win and amplified the intensity of the game. However, after a series of offside …

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 …

Caleb Luketic//Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (8-5-3, 4-2-2) Women’s Soccer team hosted the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters (11-7-1, 4-4-1) in a pivotal Conference USA matchup on senior night in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  “[The seniors] have endured some adversity… but there is a certain level of closeness and commitment they have for each other.” Head …

By: Caleb Luketic//Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Women’s Soccer team took on the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers on Friday night as a part of their Pink Weekend in support of spreading awareness for breast cancer. The Blue Raiders entered Friday night in first place in Conference USA, while the Hilltoppers entered in fourth place. Middle Tennessee 2-0 Western Kentucky The …

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(Photo: Ben Coon/NinerTimes) Charlotte, N.C. – The Middle Tennessee women’s soccer team came up short in the C-USA semifinals Friday night, losing to top-seeded North Texas 1-0 to end the Blue Raiders’ season. The Blue Raiders had previously beaten North Texas 1-0 in the last matchup between both squads on September 19. In a reversal of …