Mclendon finishes 4th, Moroney 5th, as Trojans successfully host first ever Cross Country meet.

By Andrew Preston

The Trevecca Cross Country teams hosted their first ever meet at Percy Warner Park in Nashville on Saturday.

The women’s team finished with an overall score of 90, which placed them 4th best. The men’s team totaled a final score of 111, good for 5th place.

The weather for the teams first ever home meet played a factor in the competition. The threat of heat caused the men’s race to be moved up to 9:00 a.m. instead of the intended 10:10 a.m. start time. The women’s race began at 9:50 a.m. much closer to the scheduled start time of 9:45 a.m. [Read more…]

Trojans fall to Battlers 3-2, face Davis & Elkins Saturday

By Andrew Preston

The Trojans 2-4-1 (1-2-1) lost to Alderson Broaddus University 2-2 (2-3-2) by a score of thr

ee to two Thursday night at the Trojan Soccer Complex.

The first goal of the match came from a corner kick that was headed in by Ryan Hogan at 9:02 in the first half. Baylor McKay was credited with the assist.

The rest of the half belonged to Alderson Broaddus as the Battlers scored twice in less than five 14458872_10205792050638925_2116823443_nminutes.

At 21:08 Shavon John-Brown scored the equalizing goal for the Battlers, he was assisted by Luis Velasco. Fernando Franco gave the Battlers the lead for the rest of the half as he found the net behind Trojan goal keeper Tyler Delgado at 26:04. Franco was assisted by John-Brown. [Read more…]

Lady Trojans shutout Battlers 3-0, next match Saturday

By Andrew Preston

The Lady Trojans 4-3 (2-2) beat Alderson Broaddus University 1-4-1 (1-3-1) by a score of three to zero Thursday night in front of a crowd of 240 at the Trojan Soccer Complex.

The first half was marked with t14442616_10205791431383444_1156978232_nwo Lady Trojan goals. Mid-fielder Hannah Barney got the purple and white on the scoreboard first by burying a shot from inside the box at 16:40. Barney’s goal was assisted by defenseman Sophie Callis.

From there on, the game belonged to the Lady Trojans.

The next goal came from mid-fielder Chelsey Russom at 23:22, however the result was created by Isabella Oviedo. Oviedo assisted on the second Lady Trojans goal after she fell down and lost the ball. The Battlers conceded possession of the ball to Oviedo as she tracked it down, made a couple passes to herself before sending an uncontested cross into her teammate. [Read more…]

New Worship Service to Start

By Brooklyn Dance

A brand new, student-led worship service kicks off tonight. 
 
SOMA, a completely student lead worship service, starts at 9 p.m. in TSAC. 
 
Jacob Bell, a junior religion major and student body chaplain, has had the idea of a worship-based gathering since the fall semester of 2015.  
 
“There is a lot going on in our city, state and country, and we want to be a part of what the Lord is doing,” Bell said.  
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Trojan Volleyball gets win, begin three game road trip Thursday

By Andrew Preston

The Trojans (6-6) beat University of Maryville-St. Louis (2-9) 3 sets to 0 Monday night in the Trojan Fieldhouse.

During the pregame, the Trojans recognized Trevecca business professor Dr. Roy Philip as the honorary coach for the game. Philip was awarded the “first serve” of the evening. [Read more…]

Spiritual Deepening Week Starts Today

by Brooklyn Dance

 

Spiritual deepening week kicks off today in chapel.

 

Jacob Edwards, lead pastor of New Beginnings Church in Lee’s Summit, Mo. will be the guest speaker this week.  His theme for the week is “Bodies of Hope: resurrection in bodies broken, rejected and dead.”

 

He will be preaching out of the Gospel narratives; the stories of the life of Jesus and what we see of bodies of hope in those Gospel stories, Songer Gaines said.

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Best Buddies Starts Back

By Anali Frias

Trevecca’s Best Buddies club is heading into its’ eighth year, led by senior special education major Morgan McCranie.

There will be two informational meetings Monday, Sept. 19t at 12:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 1:30 p.m., both in the CLCS fireside room.

Members are a part of The Best Buddies’ Citizens Program, which matches an adult with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in a one-to-one friendship with a peer without a disability. This buddy pair develops a friendship like any other and promotes a more inclusive world for adults with and without disabilities.
Best Buddies’ mission is “To change lives by building one-to-one friendships between people with disabilities and those without.”

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