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Two Paths, Same Destination for EWU Women’s Basketball Seniors

Two Paths, Same Destination for EWU Women’s Basketball Seniors

March 9

For EWU’s Tisha Phillips and Ashli Payne, Friday’s 79-64 victory over Northern Arizona meant more than just clinching a first-round bye in the Big Sk...

EWU Women’s Basketball Clinches First-Round Bye in Big Sky Tournament

EWU Women’s Basketball Clinches First-Round Bye in Big Sky Tournament

March 3

The EWU women’s basketball team capped off their Big Sky Conference (BSC) regular season schedule with the team’s most important win of the season. The...

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

By Brandon Cline, Sports Editor

March 2

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 ...

Women’s Basketball Splits Home Stand Against Pair of Big Sky’s Best

Women’s Basketball Splits Home Stand Against Pair of Big Sky’s Best

February 16

The EWU women’s basketball team split a pair of Big Sky Conference (BSC) home matchups against the North Dakota Fighting Hawks and the Northern Colorado...

EWU Women’s Basketball shows promising results in early season play

EWU Women’s Basketball shows promising results in early season play

January 12

The EWU women’s basketball team has only just begun Big Sky Conference play, but they are quickly proving that they are legitimate contenders for a con...

Big Sky track championship preview

By Grace Pohl, Staff Writer

May 16

Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

The EWU track and field team has 32 qualifiers going into the Big Sky Championships on May 11-14 in Greeley, Colorado. Last year, EWU hosted the championships at Roos Field with both women and men finishing fifth overall. The front-runners for EWU’s women’s track team are seniors Kaytlyn Coleman and Katie Mahoney. With their record-breaking season, they are set out to...

Women’s Basketball team seeded No. 2 in tournament

By Grace Pohl, Staff Writer

March 11

Filed under Showcase, Slideshow, Sports, Sports Showcase

The EWU women’s basketball team goes into the Big Sky Basketball Tournament ranked as a No. 2 seed, with Montana State at the No. 1 seed. The Eagles lost their last two games of the season on the road against Idaho State University and Weber State University. The team finished its season 19-11 overall and 13-5 in conference play. The Eagles have a first-round bye into th...

Q&A with Hayley Hodgins

Q&A with Hayley Hodgins

March 10

Hayley Hodgins broke the all-time leading scorer record that stood for 29 years, previously held by Brenda Souther (1983-87). Hayley is the lone senior...

EWU women’s basketball wins at home

EWU women’s basketball wins at home

March 2

The EWU women’s basketball team improved to 19-9 overall, 13-3 in league, in their last home game of the season, beating the University of Idaho, 84-70. The...

Women’s basketball split at home

Women’s basketball split at home

February 25

The Eastern women’s basketball team had a win and a loss at home this past week, dropping to Sacramento State, 94-91, on a buzzer-beater winning shot...

Women’s basketball splits on the road

By Grace Pohl, Staff Writer

February 18

Filed under Photos, Showcase, Slideshow, Sports, Sports Showcase

The women’s basketball team split on the road with a loss to the University of North Dakota, 72-69, and a win over University of Northern Colorado, 66-57. The Eagles improved to 17-8 and 11-2 in conference play. This drops them to second place in the Big Sky Conference standings behind Montana State with a conference record of 12-1. Despite redshirt senior guard Hayley...

EWU women’s basketball sweeps weekend games

EWU women’s basketball sweeps weekend games

February 10

EWU women’s basketball improves to 10-1 in conference, 16-7 overall, after winning two conference games this week against Northern Arizona University...

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