Women’s basketball gears up for the regular season

Women’s basketball gears up for the regular season

October 30, 2014

The Eastern women’s basketball team is preparing for the upcoming season with the shared goal of adding banners to the rafters of Reese Court. “The... Read more »

EWU basketball teams, students celebrate Eagle Madness

By Elohino Theodore, Senior Reporter

October 29, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Sports

The women’s and men’s basketball team celebrated Eagle Madness with the EWU community on Oct. 23 in honor of the 2014-15 season. The night started out with both teams warming up on opposite ends of the court and music blasting over the loudspeakers. It was time for introductions as Eastern’s cheerleaders came out and entertained the crowd. As this season’s rosters... Read more »

Nelson and Hodgins recognized by Big Sky

By Elohino Theodore, Senior Reporter

October 29, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Sports

College Sports Madness named EWU basketball’s redshirt senior Lexie Nelson and redshirt junior Hayley Hodgins to their 2014-15 preseason All-Big Sky Conference team on Oct. 15. Nelson made the first team roster as a guard/forward and Hodgins made the second team roster at the guard position. Eastern is the only Big Sky Conference school this season with more than one... Read more »

Lindy’s Magazine names Harvey Preseason MVP

Lindy’s Magazine names Harvey Preseason MVP

October 29, 2014

Junior guard and 2013 first team basketball All-Big Sky selection Tyler Harvey is looking to build off of a strong sophomore campaign where he led the... Read more »

Scholar-Athletes of the month: Brown and Reiter

October 28, 2014

Filed under Sports

EWU students senior Mario Brown and sophomore Sarah Reiter have been awarded the Scholar-Athlete of the Month award. Reiter said that she was very surprised to hear that she had won the Scholar-Athlete of the Month award. “Honestly, my friend texted me that I won Student-Athlete of the Month, and I was like, ‘What?’ I really was just, surprised,” said Reiter.... Read more »

Eagles lose to Lumberjacks, 28-27

Eagles lose to Lumberjacks, 28-27

October 27, 2014

A Northern Arizona Lumberjacks’ late rally chopped down the Eagles, 28-27, bringing an end to EWU football’s 14-game conference win streak. In a... Read more »

Golfers come out strong after losing at Invitational

Golfers come out strong after losing at Invitational

October 27, 2014

EWU’s Golf team competed in the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational on Oct. 13 and 14 in Tacoma Country & Golf Club in Tacoma, Washington. According... Read more »

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

October 24, 2014

The Eagles’ football coaches had a few tricks up their sleeves to go along with another stout defensive performance holding off Northern Colorado University... Read more »

New Season, new coach for Eastern men’s tennis

By Elohino Theodore, Senior Reporter

October 22, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Sports

Steve Clark is currently coaching in his first season with Eastern, and he is bringing more than 25 years of collegiate experience with him. “I’ve been with the [team] for a about a month and a half,” said Clark. “I feel we’ve gelled, I feel like I’ve known them a long time.” According to Clark, he is having an easy time fitting in and adjusting to life... Read more »

Mario Brown focuses on football and family

Mario Brown focuses on football and family

October 22, 2014

It is ideal for a student-athlete to enter their freshman year of college, play in the national championship game and help win the national championship... Read more »

Sports snag international students

By Mike Hantho, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

Filed under News, Sports, Sports Showcase

Eastern Washington University is the host to many international student-athletes who have come a long way from home to be a part of our sports programs. In recent years a small group of students have come to Eastern from around the world seeking a better education through sports. Melissa Waelter, from Arnsberg, Germany, is a senior volleyball player majoring in psychology.... Read more »