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Eastern men top Seattle U in 2OTs

The Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team rallied from a 14-point deficit with 10 minutes left to force overtime, then prevailed 93-88 in another double-overtime nonconference victory over Seattle University on Sunday, Dec. 4, at...

 

Hodgins is 'Sky player of week, Eagles face Fullerton, Gonzaga at home this week

The Big Sky Conference named Eastern Washington University women’s basketball player Delaney Hodgins Co-Player of the Week after the forward picked up a pair of 20-point performances on the road against Boise State and Cal State Northridge. It is...

 

Education briefs

Hallett announces October winners Hallett Elementary School announced its PACE award winners for October. Responsibility — Isabel Armes, Parker Chapman, Derek Halme, Cameron Potter, Liam Delange, Collin Johnson, Lillian Kelm, Brooklyn DeVore, Mary...

 

Eastern faces Idaho State on Senior Day Saturday at Roos

With due respect to all 12 Eagle seniors, it could be dubbed “Cooper Kupp Day” in addition to Senior Day. With the sensational Eagle wide receiver just six catches from breaking the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision career record for...

 

U.S. drivers waste more than $2.1 billion annually on premium gasoline

According to new research from the American Automobile Association, U.S. drivers wasted more than $2.1 billion dollars last year by using premium-grade gasoline in vehicles designed to run on regular fuel. With 16.5 million U.S. drivers having used...

 

Education briefs

Hallett announces September winners Hallett Elementary School announced its award winners for September. Hawk Pride —Alexia Mason, Eli Griffey, Rylan Horne, Makenzie Stoltz, Kaison Rudy, Nashua Sattler, Jaxx Hammer, Zackery Boyd, Samantha Sallas,...

 

West Plains teachers receive grants from STCU

Six West Plains teachers were among those receiving $250 classroom grants as part of Spokane Teachers Credit Union’s efforts to welcome educators back to school. The not-for-profit credit union, which was founded by teachers, is honoring its roots...

 

Williams sets career goals record in win over Weber State

Another record is in the books for Eastern Washington’s Chloe Williams, as she took sole possession of the school’s all-time career goals record with a score in the 18th minute of a 3-0 shutout over visiting Weber State on Sunday, Oct. 9....

 

Eagles sweep volleyball matches with NAU, Weber

The Eastern Washington University volleyball team hit .287 on Saturday, Oct. 8, to pick up a 3-0 (25-20, 25-17, 25-21) victory over Southern Utah in Big Sky Conference play, completing a sweep of their Homecoming week matches at Reese Court. The...

 

DAA Auto Body Center earns certification

Dealer Auto Auctions Auto Body Center has been officially certified by Assured Performance, a non-profit consumer advocacy organization for maintaining the right tools, equipment, training, and...

 

Eastern volleyball home following Montana sweep

Eastern Washington scored a 3-1 Big Sky Conference volleyball victory over Montana State Sept. 24 in Bozeman that gave them a sweep of opening-week play. The Eagles opened with a similar 3-1 victory Sept. 22 in Missoula and the weekend effort left...

 

Spokane International Airport runway work completed

Spokane International Airport’s overnight runway maintenance work was completed in the early morning hours of Monday, Sept. 20, which concluded the overnight closures of the main runway 3/21. That will return the airport to more familair traffic...

 

Gubrud impressive in Eastern's first scrimmage

Sophomore quarterback Gage Gubrud threw for 202 yards and had just a single incompletion as the Eastern Washington University offense rolled up 494 yards and 46 points Aug. 20 at Roos Field in the tea...

 

Hoekstra, Williams lead Eagles to wins

Two All-Big Sky Conference selections from 2015 certainly validated their awards for Eastern Washington University's soccer team in the early stages of the 2016 season. The Eagles got crucial winning...

 

Game times announced for 2016 EWU football games

Game times for all 11 Eastern Washington University football games have been set, including all five home games at Roos Field. Eastern's home opener on Sept. 17 against Northern Iowa will begin at...

 

Jois signs to play pro in Estonia

Eastern Washington University’s all-time leading men’s basketball scorer, Venky Jois, signed a contract Aug. 9 to play professionally with Tartu Ulikool/Rock, a club located in the European country of Estonia. “I’m excited to actually be a...

 

Four second half goals earn EWU win over UBC

The Eastern Washington University soccer team erupted for four goals in the second half against the University of British Columbia to win an exhibition contest, 4-1, on Aug. 13 in Cheney. Junior Savannah Hoekstra scored two goals in just 48 seconds...

 

EWU men's basketball schedule has 16 games at Reese

There’s some unfamiliar territory in the 2016-17 Eastern Washington University men’s basketball schedule and it’s called Reese Court. The Eagles will play 16 games on their home court, equally spilt between nonleague and Big Sky Conference in...

 

EWU women check in at No. 4 in Academic Top 25

The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced its Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll Aug. 4, and once again the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team was featured on the list, as they posted the fourth-highest grade...

 

EWU soccer earns No. 2 preseason spot

Coming off a record-setting season a year ago, the Eastern Washington University soccer team has high expectations for the upcoming 2016 campaign, and that was validated Aug. 8 as the Eagles were selected to finish second in the Big Sky Conference...

 

Eastern launches fall football camp, Aug. 9

The Eastern Washington University football team will begin practices for the 2016 season on Tuesday, Aug. 9 on the Sports and Recreation Center practice fields. Players will report on Aug. 7 and 8, th...

 

Ten Eagles honored on College Sports Madness All-Big Sky Team

Nine Eastern Washington University football players and head coach Beau Baldwin were named to the College Sports Madness 2016 Big Sky Preseason All-Conference Team announced on Aug. 2. Baldwin was named Coach of the Year by the sports website and...

 

Eastern will host Men's Basketball Classic, Nov. 26-27

Reese Court just got even busier in November. Following the recent announcement that Eastern Washington University’s men’s basketball team will host a pair of games in the Legends Classic — hosting Bryant Monday, Nov. 21 and either Seattle or L...

 

Eastern students in Nice, France are safe

The 15 Eastern Washington University students studying abroad in Nice, France remain safe and secure in residence halls at the University of Nice. The students are under the guidance of professor Florian Preisig and following the lead of the French...

 

EWU picked 3rd, 4th pre-season poll

If last season’s finish was the first indication of football parity in the Big Sky Conference, this year’s preseason polls in the league affirm it. The Eastern Eagles have been pegged to finish third by the media and fourth by the coaches as the...

 

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