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Clarke and McGee Lead the way for EWU at Big Sky Championships

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter

March 2

Filed under Sports

Over the weekend in Pocatello, Idaho, the EWU track and field team saw two of its athletes crowned Big Sky Conference champions in their respective events. Freshman Keshun McGee got the Eagles going in the long jump. McGee, who hails from Bremerton, Washington, jumped 25-0 to secure the conference title. The jump was just short of placing McGee in the top 16 in the nation, ...

2017 Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships

2017 Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships

February 23

Championship season has arrived for track and field athletes, with many of the nation’s best runners, jumpers and throwers competing in the final portion ...

Eagles fly high in California meets

By Grace Pohl, Staff Writer

April 21

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

Junior Sarah Reiter and redshirt junior Katie Mahoney both broke school records at the Mt. SAC Relays and the Long Beach Invitational in California, as eight new conference qualifying marks were set by EWU athletes over the weekend. Reiter broke the school record in the 5,000-meter with a time of 16:37.33 at the Mt. SAC Relays on April 15. Mattie Bridgmon held the previous...

EWU Track and Field sets 14 qualifying marks over weekend

EWU Track and Field sets 14 qualifying marks over weekend

April 8

A busy weekend for the EWU track and field team culminated in 14 more qualifying marks for the Big Sky Outdoor Conference Championships, which will be...

EWU athletes set seven conference qualifying marks over the weekend

EWU athletes set seven conference qualifying marks over the weekend

April 1

The EWU track and field teams competed in multiple events over the weekend, one of which saw eight athletes make the trek to Austin, Texas, for the 88th...

‘EeeWoos’ awards banquet celebrates hard-working athletes

‘EeeWoos’ awards banquet celebrates hard-working athletes

June 8

  Student-athletes and their dates came out in droves, dressed to the nines for the sixth annual “EeeWoos” on May 28 at Showalter Auditorium. This...

Student-Athletes remain active over break

Student-Athletes remain active over break

June 4

  The Eastern Washington University Athletics Department and their student-athletes are showing no signs of slowing down this summer. “We have a n...

Senior athlete competes during breakout season

Senior athlete competes during breakout season

June 2

In very rare cases would an athlete be able to walk onto a team and not only dominate, but become a part of school history. Making the Top 10 on fe...

Women’s teams recognized by NCAA for academics

Women’s teams recognized by NCAA for academics

May 21

Three of Eastern Washington University women’s teams in cross-country, basketball and golf were honored by the NCAA with academic progress rate public...

Sprinter caps off season

Sprinter caps off season

May 21

Similar to his teammates, junior track and field sprinter Brad Michael has had a long journey from the beginning of the season to the Big Sky Championships. Michael...

Grandmother witnesses miracles, works to heal others

Grandmother witnesses miracles, works to heal others

May 15

By Kailee Dunn   In 2004, an ancient prophecy came true when 13 elderly women met in Phoenicia, New York, to later become the International Council ...

Track and Field travels to and succeeds in Oregon

Track and Field travels to and succeeds in Oregon

May 7

EWU track and field competed in Corvallis and Monmouth, Oregon, on May 1-2 which the Eagles left with several seasonal-best records. “We did very...

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