Football's McNairl and Pierce from Women's Golf tagged Athletes of the Week
Thursday, September 17, 2009

McNairl and Pierce Tagged TSU Athletes of the Week

 Jamie Pierce - Women's Golf

Sophomore • Harriman, Tenn.

In the 2009-10 season opener, Pierce led the Tigers to a 3rd place finish (364 369 733 +157) at the ASU Fall Classic hosted by Alabama State. Pierce led the way with a second-place finish in the invidiual standings, shooting 13-over par 144 ( 78-79 157) after ending round one tied for first.

Calvin McNairl #1 - Football

Junior • Quarterback • Paris, Tenn.

McNairl helped the Tigers to a 14-7 win over Jackson State in the Southern Heritage Classic. The victoy is the first on the season for TSU. McNairl was named the SHC MVP with 14 carries for 101 yards (7.2 avg) and one touchdown. He also set up a TSU score in the fourth quarter after a 54-yard run from scrimmage. He also completed 4 of 11 passes for 43 yards.

Honorable Mention: Vicmari Prospero (Volleyball), Apryl Johnson (Women's Cross Country), Chris Hobbs (Men's Cross Country), John Jones, Jr. (Football), Anthony Levine (Football), Chris Seibel (Men's Golf)...

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