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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 Andrew Brown / MTSU Sidelines For a student athlete, it’s a big deal to be in the top 25 of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. For Middle Tennessee, one athlete had that dream come true. Volleyball player Dora Peonia ranks 20th in aces per set and 16th in total service aces in the country, …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (7-7, 4-3) came out hot against the University of Texas-El Paso Miners (7-9, 2-5), scoring two goals early and holding off the Miners to win the game 3-1. The Blue Raiders wasted little time getting on the board, with sophomore forward Taylor …

Story by Timothy Carroll / Contributing Writer Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines With Blue Raider basketball a few months away, Middle Tennessee is looking to return to the NCAA Tournament and continue building the program into a national brand. The 2016-17 season was a banner year for the Blue Raiders, as they finished …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (29-4) are moving on to the Conference USA Championship game on Saturday night after a dominant 82-56 victory over the UTEP Miners (15-17). After giving up the first basket of the game, the Blue Raiders used a quick 7-0 run to take an …

Photo courtesy of Conference USA The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (28-4) are moving on in the Conference USA tournament and are set for a rematch with the one team that gave them a loss during the conference schedule. The UTEP Miners are a team with an incredibly deceiving record, as they currently own a 15-16 …