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Photos and Caption by Stephanie Hall | Contributing Writer With Middle Tennessee State University homecoming, comes the annual homecoming parade. With floats, the band and a lot of cars, this year’s parade hyped up all Blue Raider fans for the big game against Western Kentucky University on Oct. 15. President and Mrs. McPhee drives by …

Story by Connor Smith/ Contributing Writer Tennis  The Blue Raiders men’s tennis team had a very impressive showing at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Blue Raider’s dominant duo of Oskar Brostrom Poulsen and Francisco Rocha made it to the round of 32; however, they were matched up with the second ranked doubles …

Story by Calvin White/ Sports Editor Birmingham, AL- UAB (3-2, 1-1 Conference USA) put their foot on the gas and never let up as the Blazers cruised to a 41-14 victory over MTSU (3-3, 0-2 Conference USA) at Protective Stadium in Birmingham. The Blazers hit MTSU in the mouth early with their physical rushing attack …

Story by Elisha Nelson/ Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee State University football team had their annual blackout game last Friday in front of 15,000 fans in attendance. Friday’s game against UTSA at home reeled in 15,020 ticket sales, eclipsing the average fan attendance that Floyd Stadium sees per game. Fans attending the game who opted …

Story by Lucas Larkin/ Contributing Writer Senior Marley Banton came into Friday night’s match tied for the record of career service aces at 105. Despite the Blue Raiders losing in four sets to the UTSA Roadrunners, Banton managed to set the record at 107. Banton also had 20 digs on the night, marking her fifth …

Story by Phinehas Rollman/ Contributing Writer Softball The Blue Raider softball team opened their fall season on Wednesday Sept. 28 against the Volunteer State Community College Pioneers. MTSU rallied with a three run ninth inning courtesy of Abby Shoulders to pick up the 6-5 win. The Blue Raiders carried this momentum into the weekend where …