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Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archives Middle Tennessee starting quarterback Brent Stockstill was named to the preseason Maxwell award watch list, adding to his Good Works team nomination. Stockstill is one of 85 players around the nation that have been named to this list. The Maxwell award is given to America’s top college football …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Sidelines Archives Middle Tennessee senior kicker Canon Rooker was named to the Lou Groza Award watch-list Wednesday afternoon. The Lou Groza Award is presented annually to the nation’s top kicker by the Orange Bowl committee. The award was named after former NFL All-Pro kicker and offensive lineman Lou Groza. …

Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archives MTSU quarterback Brent Stockstill was recognized for giving back to the community this week. He was nominated along with 145 other student-athletes from around the country for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team. The award recognizes college football players for giving back to the community they play in, …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications After a regional appearance in the 2017 NCAA Men’s Golf Championships, the Middle Tennessee men’s golf team can learn from their 2016-17 season and continue their momentum into the 2017-18 campaign. The Blue Raiders hosted their first NCAA Regional Tournament match at The Grove Club in Murfreesboro, …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines Former Middle Tennessee pitcher Cody Puckett became the second Blue Raider taken in the 2017 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft on Wednesday afternoon when he was selected by the Oakland Athletics in the 3oth round (891st overall). Puckett joins fellow senior Riley Delgado as the only Blue Raiders …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines Former Middle Tennessee Blue Raider shortstop Riley Delgado was taken in the ninth round (260th overall) by the Atlanta Braves in the 2017 Major League Baseball Amateur Player Draft. According to the Major Baseball League draft tracker, Delgado is valued at $146,000. Delgado is the Braves’ third choice …