2017-18 Motlow State Athletic Department News


Motlow Bucks logo 11/20: Lady Bucks win home opener in near-record fashion, hit the road for the holidays
The Motlow Lady Bucks scored the second most points in program history, and won by the second largest margin ever, when they hosted and beat the Martin Methodist College JV 111-49 at Copperweld Arena Wednesday night.

Motlow Bucks logo 11/20: No. 9 Bucks stay unbeaten in conference play, host No. 18 Georgia Highlands Nov. 29
The Motlow Bucks won the rebounding battle 52-24 and remained unbeaten in TCCAA conference play with a 92-74 win over Volunteer State Saturday afternoon in Gallatin.

Motlow Bucks logo 11/13: Lady Bucks host Martin Methodist College JV in home opener Wednesday
The Motlow State Lady Bucks will seek their first win of the young basketball season Wednesday night when they host the Martin Methodist College JV squad at 5:30 p.m. at Copperweld Arena inside Nisbett Center on Motlow's Moore County campus.

Motlow Bucks logo 11/13: Bucks sweep conference road trip, host home opener Wednesday night
Sophomores Isaiah Hart, Rashawn Fredericks and Dillon Smith combined for 119 points, 34 rebounds, nine assists and 10 steals to lead the Motlow Bucks to a pair of Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) road wins.

Motlow Bucks logo 11/6: Motlow Bucks take 2-1 record into TCCAA opener Friday at Jackson State
After earning a split at the Quality Inn Classic in Niceville, Fla., the Motlow Bucks will open Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) play when they travel to Jackson to face the Jackson State Generals on Friday, Nov. 10.

Motlow Bucks logo 11/2: No. 9-ranked Bucks open basketball season with win over No. 18 Georgia Highlands
Sophomore Dillon Smith scored 19 points to lead four double-digit scorers as the Motlow Bucks, ranked No. 9 in the nation in the NJCAA preseason poll, opened the 2017-18 basketball season with a 79-60 win over No. 18 Georgia Highlands.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/27: Motlow ends first soccer season with winning record, solid foundation
The Motlow Lady Bucks soccer team wrapped up the 2017 regular season, the first in program history, by winning five of their final six matches, including a 4-0 victory over the Martin Methodist JV in Pulaski Wednesday night.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/23: Lady Bucks take soccer winning streak into regular season finale Wednesday
Riding a two-game winning streak that has seen them outscore the opposition 12-0, the Motlow Lady Bucks will play their final regular season soccer match on Wednesday, Oct. 25, when they travel to Pulaski to face the Martin Methodist JV squad at 7 p.m.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/19: Motlow Bucks open state title defense with experience, depth, and expectations
With eight players returning from last year's roster, a first-year head coach, and fresh off the greatest season in school history, the Motlow Bucks head into the 2017-18 season with experience, depth, and perhaps the highest expectations of any team in recent memory.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/16: Lady Bucks win overtime thriller in Georgia, host Covenant College JV Wednesday
Anastasia Wellington scored the golden goal on a penalty kick in the second overtime Saturday to give the Motlow Lady Bucks a thrilling 2-1 victory over Andrew College in Cuthbert, Georgia.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/12: Motlow soccer shuts out Southwest Tennessee 7-0 in front of large Tullahoma crowd
Tullahoma's Anastasia Wellington scored her second hat trick of the season and Manchester's Ali Shelton added her first two goals of the year to lead the Motlow Lady Bucks to a 7-0 win over Southwest Tennessee.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/4: Motlow soccer team gives back through work with Warrior Recreational League
The Motlow State women's soccer team recently spent time helping teach the game to members of the Warrior Recreational League in Tullahoma.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/3: Motlow soccer to host Gordon State in Shelbyville, raise funds for Multi-County Cancer Support Network
The Motlow State Lady Bucks will host Gordon State (GA) College for a soccer match on Saturday, Oct. 7, at Shelbyville Central High School in Shelbyville.

Motlow Bucks logo 10/2: Motlow State athletics partners with Russell Barnett Automotive Family
Members of the Motlow State athletics department recently met with management of the Russell Barnett Automotive (RBA) Family to facilitate the continued use of an automobile by Motlow for recruiting and scouting trips.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/29: Deadline to pre-register for Motlow 'Bucks Dirty Dash' 5K Mud Run is Oct. 20
The Motlow State Community College baseball and softball programs will join together to host the 'Bucks Dirty Dash' 5K mud run on Saturday, Oct. 28, in Lynchburg.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/27: Motlow State Lady Bucks open basketball season at home Nov. 3
The Motlow State Lady Bucks will open the 2017-18 basketball season in the friendly confines of Nisbett Center when they host Wayne State Community College from Detroit on Friday, Nov. 3. Tipoff is scheduled for 4 p.m.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/25: Lady Bucks head to Mississippi for rematch with Itawamba
The Motlow State Lady Bucks will go in search of their first win over a community college team from Mississippi this weekend after suffering a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to Meridian Friday afternoon at Lincoln County High School in Fayetteville.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/20: Motlow Bucks basketball schedule opens with national tournament rematch
The Motlow Bucks will begin defense of their TCCAA regular season championship when they travel to Jackson to face Jackson State on Friday, Nov. 10. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/19: Motlow soccer wins two straight, hosts Meridian Friday in Fayetteville
The Motlow State Lady Bucks captured the first win in school history, then followed that with their second consecutive road shutout victory, raising their record to .500 heading into Friday's home game rematch against Meridian (MS) Community College.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/11: Lady Bucks fall to Itawamba, travel to Memphis to face Southwest Tennessee Friday
The Motlow State Lady Bucks will go in search of the new soccer program's first win when they travel to Memphis to face Southwest Tennessee on Friday, Sept. 15. Kickoff is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Motlow Bucks logo 9/6: Motlow Bucks open fall baseball schedule this weekend in Chattanooga
The Motlow State Bucks will begin fall schedule baseball play this weekend when they travel to Chattanooga to face fellow Tennessee Community College Athletic Association member Chattanooga State.

Motlow Bucks logo 8/28: Motlow State soccer ties Meridian in season opener, hosts Southwest TN Sept. 2 in Smyrna
The Motlow State Lady Bucks opened their inaugural soccer season on the road with a pair of games over the weekend in Meridian, Miss. Motlow will host Southwest Tennessee this Saturday at Smyrna High School.

Motlow Bucks logo 8/23: Coach Collins building Lady Bucks' basketball roster around returners Boutwell and Ledbetter
Motlow State women's basketball coach LaTanya Collins inherited a challenging roster situation when she arrived on campus in mid-July.

Motlow Bucks logo 8/17: Motlow's Rashawn Fredericks representing his home country on national team
Motlow State men's basketball standout Rashawn Fredericks has been enjoying a productive summer as a member of the Virgin Islands national team.

Motlow Bucks logo 8/1: Motlow State opens soccer practice, regular season begins Aug. 21 in Manchester
The inaugural Motlow State Community College soccer season is officially underway. The Lady Bucks began practice Aug. 1, at the Johnson Lane Recreation Area in Tullahoma.

Motlow Bucks logo 7/24: LaTanya Collins named head coach of Motlow State women's basketball program
LaTanya Collins has been hired as the new head coach of the Motlow State Community College women's basketball program effective July 17, according to Scott Shasteen, Motlow athletics director.

Motlow Bucks logo 7/13: Motlow State soccer schedule features contests throughout middle Tennessee
The Motlow State Community College soccer program has finalized its 2017 schedule, and with an on-campus facility still a year or two away, fans throughout middle Tennessee will have an opportunity to see and support the Lady Bucks at multiple high school and community fields this fall.

Motlow Bucks logo 6/20: Lady Bucks stretch recruiting focus to rebuild Motlow State softball roster
The Motlow State Community College softball program is stretching its recruiting focus and adding some of the immediate area's top talent in hopes of repositioning itself back into championship contention.

Motlow Bucks logo 6/13: Motlow State Bucks add TTU transfers to talented baseball class
The Motlow State Bucks have added a pair of transfers from Tennessee Tech University to the growing list of newcomers to the baseball program for the 2017-18 school year, according to Head Coach Dan McShea..

Motlow Bucks logo 6/12: Motlow State student-athletes earn academic honors for spring 2017 semester
Motlow featured 29 student-athletes who achieved academic honors either on the Dean's List or Honor Roll during the spring 2017 semester.

Motlow Bucks logo 6/8: Lewis County standout Mattie King joins Motlow State Lady Bucks basketball program
Lewis County High School standout Mattie King recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her basketball career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.


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