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New Businesses Taking Up Residence in Troy

Some new businesses are making a home for themselves in Troy. December 16, 2021 was the grand opening for the first Dunkin’ Donuts establishment in Troy. Dunkin’ is one of many new businesses that will be taking up residence in the town. It’s not just restaurants coming to Troy but also a bowling alley and 2 more hotels. The Mayor…

Troy Men lose to North Dakota in Paradise Classic

BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Trojans fought back from a 14- point second-half deficit but would eventually fall to North Dakota 72-74 in the opening game of the Paradise Classic from Boca Raton Friday night. “It was a hard-fought game, and I’m proud of our guys on how they competed out there,” head coach Scot Cross said. “We weren’t as…

Troy Can’t Upset No. 24 Coastal Carolina

Troy’s Upset Bid Falls Short at No. 24 Coastal Carolina As usual, Troy and Coastal Carolina played into the final minute with the outcome in doubt. As has been the case for the past three years, the No. 24 Chanticleers prevailed 35-28 Thursday night on ESPN2. Coastal Carolina held a precarious late lead behind an ailing but productive quarterback Grayson…

Troy names Powell starting quarterback

TROY, Ala. – Troy head coach Chip Lindsey announced Thursday that Taylor Powell will be the Trojans’ starting quarterback heading into the team’s season opener against Southern next weekend. The announcement ends a QB battle between Powell and Gunnar Watson, which began in the spring. “Both guys competed extremely hard and both of them improved a great deal,” Lindsey said….

Sun Belt Media Day

TROY, Ala. – Troy linebacker Carlton Martial has been named the Sun Belt Conference Preseason Defensive Player of the Year and four total Trojans were selected to the SBC Preseason All-Conference Team, the league announced Tuesday in advance of Sun Belt Media Day later this week. It’s been a busy offseason already for Martial, who was named the No. 41 player in the country and a second…

Troy names Skylar Meade as new Baseball Coach

TROY, Ala. – One of the most respected and renowned assistant coaches in the country, Skylar Meade has been named Troy’s new baseball head coach following four seasons as the pitching coach at South Carolina, Troy Director of Athletics Brent Jones announced Wednesday afternoon. Meade will officially be introduced at a press conference Thursday at 4 p.m. in the Stadium…