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Story by Montana Findley The Middle Tennessee State University volleyball team (6-9, 0-1) fell in their first Conference-USA match of the season against the Charlotte 49ers (10-7, 1-1) on Sunday. The Blue Raiders lost in four sets (21-25, 25-20, 23-25, 13-25) and are now 0-1 in conference play and 6-9 overall. The Blue Raiders started …

Photo courtesy of Albert Gore Research Center March Madness: A season where millions of sports fans gather to root for the team that has no shot to win. And while many brackets bust year after year, somehow these David and Goliath matchups keep fans on the edge of their seats. The question still lies, why …

Photo by Ambre Rogue / Staff Photographer Story by Cody Strickler / Staff Writer Middle Tennessee (5-24, 2-12 C-USA) was looking to close out the season with a victory against the North Texas Mean Green (13-16, 7-7 C-USA). The young group of Blue Raiders were outmatched in the season finale, falling 3-0. While the team didn’t …

Photo by Ambre Rogue / Staff Photographer Story by Cody Strickler / Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (5-21,2-9 C-USA) hoped to get a key win at home against the University of Texas at El-Paso Miners (5-19, 3-8 C-USA). The Blue Raiders held their own, but fell in straight sets 3-0. Setter Jacqueline Lux …

Photo by Ambre Rogue / Staff Photographer Middle Tennessee returned to conference play Friday to take on Southern Mississippi University. The Blue Raiders had never lost to Southern Miss at home coming into this game. That streak, however, came to an end as the Blue Raiders fell to Southern in three sets. The Blue Raiders …

Photo by Ambre Rogue / Staff Photographer Story by Cody Strickler / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee (5-18, 2-6 C-USA) was looking to get win against in-state foe Austin Peay (17-7, 7-1 OVC) Wednesday at home.  The Blue Raiders started the night off hot, but the Governors fought back, taking the match, 3-2. The game began with the …