Sports

STRAIT SAYS FAREWELL

May 2, 2016 Courtney Strait

From the moment I accepted a position as an eager sports writer my junior year, I knew my time at the Truman State University Index would be special. Now as graduation approaches and I leave the Index as […]

Softball

Softball builds momentum

April 18, 2016 Courtney Strait

With only four regular season matchups left, the Truman State softball team has experienced a streak of success. The Bulldogs won 15 of their last 20 games in conference play. Players attribute this continued success to aggression at the plate, […]

Baseball

Baseball breaks records

March 25, 2016 Courtney Strait

Two of Truman baseball’s pitchers became program record holders during March for the most innings pitched and the most saves. One is nearly halfway through his senior season, and the other is nearly halfway through his collegiate career. […]

Football

Killday joins TSU staff

March 20, 2016 Courtney Strait

For coaches and players on the Truman State football team, it was time for a change. Finishing the 2015 season with a 5-6 overall record and 4-4 in conference play, the coaching staff hired Jason […]

Baseball

Baseball preps for 2016

February 23, 2016 Courtney Strait

For the Truman State baseball team, this spring is about more than defending last season’s College World Series berth. The Bulldogs are focused on creating a new identity, exceeding expectations and improving in all facets of the game. […]

Sports

Swim supports Orange Bead

January 30, 2016 Courtney Strait

During recent weeks, the Truman State swimming program has taken steps to raise awareness of mental illness. The Bulldog swimmers joined the Orange Bead Collective, a group that strives to raise awareness about mental health and support those who have […]

Soccer

Soccer falls in NCAA tournament

November 22, 2015 Courtney Strait

The Truman State women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA regional tournament for the 11th time in program history, earning a win against Cedarville University and losing to GLVC rival Bellarmine University last weekend. After winning the GLVC […]

Football

‘Cats top ‘Dogs in finale

November 19, 2015 Courtney Strait

For the Truman State football team, its 31-3 loss against McKendree University set the tone for the offseason. During their final game of the season, the Bulldogs matched their top GLVC defense up against the GLVC’s leading offensive […]

Soccer

Women’s soccer wins GLVC

November 12, 2015 Courtney Strait

The Truman State women’s soccer team is the 2015 GLVC tournament champion. The women, who defeated Quincy University in penalty kicks and the University of Missouri-St. Louis 2-0, earned an automatic bid into the NCAA […]