The university will be hosting its ETSU Next Olympic Hopeful Tryout at Science Hill High School’s Kermit Tipton Stadium from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 26.
Seven athletes who’ve trained at the Olympic Training Site at East Tennessee State University are getting set to compete in the upcoming Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
In the weeks leading up to a major competition, weightlifters will bank considerable hours in the weight room. Some athletes may choose to spend those final weeks doing more intensified training, while others may elect to taper their training volume in anticipation of a big competition.
Donald Trump’s unpredictable foreign policy could hamper long-standing U.S. intelligence-sharing partnerships as countries react to a president who seeks closer ties to Russia and is unafraid to offend American allies by cracking down on immigration or getting angry with friendly leaders.