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Men’s Basketball Clinches First-Round Bye and Wins 20th Game of Season in Final Homestand

Men’s Basketball Clinches First-Round Bye and Wins 20th Game of Season in Final Homestand

March 2, 2017

A bittersweet day that began with an emotional Senior Day ceremony ended with an extra dose of sweetness as EWU defeated Idaho State 89-77 to earn their...

EWU Women’s Basketball Fight to Secure First-round Bye in Big Sky Conference

By Brandon Cline, Sports Editor

March 2, 2017

Filed under Sports

With only two regular season conference games left on the schedule, the EWU women’s basketball team is painstakingly close to securing a coveted first-round bye in the Big Sky Conference (BSC) Tournament. The Eagles’ efforts to secure a bye were replenished this past weekend, with the team sweeping the Weber State Wildcats and the Idaho State Bengals on a roadtrip to ...

Defense Trending Upwards as Eagles Sweep Home Stand

Defense Trending Upwards as Eagles Sweep Home Stand

January 26, 2017

After a home sweep of Northern Arizona and Southern Utah this weekend, EWU improved to a 5-2 record in the Big Sky Conference (BSC), the third-best record of...

EWU Women’s Soccer defeats Weber State Wildcats

EWU Women’s Soccer defeats Weber State Wildcats

October 13, 2016

EWU women’s soccer team secured its fourth conference win with a 3-0 shutout against Weber State on October 9. The win improved the Eagles’ overall ...

The Music Club raises awareness

By Kalli Wolf, Staff Writer

October 30, 2015

Filed under News

The Music Club in Cheney will be holding a Breast Cancer Awareness fundraiser at 9 a.m. on Oct. 31 at Sutton Park, located between Washington and 7th Street. The fundraiser will last until approximately 12:30 p.m. The fundraiser will be called No Tricks Just Treats, a costume and tailgate party before the EWU football game against Weber State. There will be live performances...

Eagles defeat Wildcats

Eagles defeat Wildcats

October 3, 2014

The EWU soccer team competed against conference rivals Idaho State University and Weber State University on Sept. 26 and 28. The Eagles first faced...

Eagles rebound at home 41-19 against downtrodden Wildcats

Eagles rebound at home 41-19 against downtrodden Wildcats

October 5, 2013

After a mistake riddled trip to Houston, Texas in week five of the season, the Eagles were looking to find their groove again in the friendly confin...

Eagle men lose season finale, finish ninth in Big Sky

Eagle men lose season finale, finish ninth in Big Sky

March 10, 2013

  The Eagles just could not muster up enough luck to get into the postseason. It was a week that required both wins by the Eagle men and luck...

Ojeda carries Eagles on Senior Night

Ojeda carries Eagles on Senior Night

March 9, 2013

By Peter Sowards SENIOR REPORTER packerfan4life@gmail.com Senior Carrie Ojeda made sure Senior Night went as planned for the Eagles. Ojeda scored a ca...

Eagles fall just short, lose to Bearkats in FCS semifinals

Eagles fall just short, lose to Bearkats in FCS semifinals

December 15, 2012

Despite 42 second-half points, first-half failures doom Eags Trailing 35-0 at halftime to Sam Houston State, the Eagles could have easily packed it in ...

Ceja upends size advantage

Ceja upends size advantage

November 7, 2012

Defensive end reaches for sack record His coaches call it, "The Dirty." "I don’t know how he does it, to be honest with you," EWU defensive line coach Ryan Sawyer said. "That’s why we call it ‛The...

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