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 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Education    July 23, 2015

Garcia to serve on Eastern board of trustees as student represenative

Eastern Washington University will have a new student voice on its board of trustees. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed EWU senior Mariana Garcia as the student representative to the board, replacing the graduating Francisco “Frank”...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    May 14, 2015

Big Sky track at EWU

For the first time in nine years, the Eastern Washington University track and field program is set to host the 2015 Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships on May 13-16 at Roos Field. All 12 Big Sky teams and over 400 athletes will...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    April 2, 2015

Eagles hit four qualifying marks

The Eastern Washington University track and field team competed at the Al Manuel meet in Missoula, March 27-28 and grabbed four conference qualifying marks and won 15 different events. Senior Phil Puccino was Eastern’s top performer of the day as...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 19, 2015

Eagles, Hoyas face off for first time

Another basketball team with a solid pedigree stands in Eastern Washington’s way in their second trip to the NCAA tournament. The No. 13-seeded Eagles face the No. 4 Georgetown Hoyas tonight (March 19) at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore. The game...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 19, 2015

Eastern women knocked out of BSC tournament

On the heels of one of the best seasons in program history, the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team accepted a bid to the WNIT and played Pac-12 member Washington State March 18 in Pullman. EWU (20-11) appeared in the WNIT for...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 12, 2015

Five Eastern starters collect All-Big Sky awards; Delaney Hodgins is best freshman

The Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team saw all five of its starters earn accolades from the Big Sky Conference following a vote by the league’s coaches, the conference office announced March 10. Junior Hayley Hodgins was a...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 5, 2015

Roos retires after 10-year NFL career

Michael Roos, who provided the lion’s share of funding to install the renown red turf in the stadium that helped him attain All-Pro status in the NFL, announced his retirement Feb. 26. “After 10 years as a Tennessee Titan I have decided to...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 5, 2015

Arakawa, White claim Big Sky titles in Flagstaff

The Eastern Washington University track and field team finished their indoor campaign on a high note on the final day of the Big Sky Conference Championships Feb. 28 in Flagstaff, Ariz. On the third day of competition, the Eagles walked away with...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Education    February 19, 2015

Anti-racist educator to speak Feb. 24 at EWU

Tim Wise, one of the nation’s most prominent anti-racist essayists and educators will appear at Eastern Washington University for a lecture from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 24, in Showalter Auditorium. Wise’s lecture, “Combating Racism:...

 
 By FROM STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 19, 2015

Cheney/Spokane finalist for 'Sky basketball tourney

The Eastern Washington University men’s and women’s basketball teams are trying hard to deliver the 2015 Big Sky Conference tournament to Reese Court the second week of March by winning the regular season championships. But a group from EWU and...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 5, 2015

EWU football, Baldwin earn SWABs awards

Continuing the tradition they’ve established since winning a national championship in 2010, the Eastern Washington University football team has won two more prestigious awards presented by the Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcasters (SWABS)...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    January 1, 2015

Eagles put preseason record to test hosting Weber State, ISU

A promising start to the season – its best in three decades – begins anew at 0-0 for the Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team with Big Sky Conference play. The Eagles host league favorite and defending champion Weber State...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    More News    December 25, 2014

Looking out for furry family members at holiday time

With all the food and festivities, keeping pets safe during the holidays can be a challenge. But furry family members will be just fine with some simple precautions. KC Theisen, director of pet care issues at the Humane Society of the United States,...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Front Page    December 25, 2014

Law enforcement agencies partner for statewide DUI patrols

If you choose to drive while impaired this holiday season, there are 120 police agencies around Washington committed to making sure you are arrested and successfully prosecuted. That's the message...

 
 By FROM STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    December 25, 2014

Eastern women beat Florida

The Eastern Washington University women's basketball team will begin their chase of a Big Sky Conference title fresh from a huge victory Dec. 22 at the Gator Holiday Classic in Gainesville, Fla....

 
 By FROM STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    November 27, 2014

Foul-troubled Eastern women stumble at SMU

Early foul trouble spelled problems in the end for the Eastern Washington women’s basketball team, which suffered its first loss of the season, 69-53 to Southern Methodist University Nov. 22 in Dallas, Texas. The game, played before the Eastern...

 
 By FROM STAFFand NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    November 20, 2014

Eastern women win road basketball opener at Utah Valley

Senior leadership emerged to lead Eastern Washington to victory in its season-opening women’s basketball game versus Utah Valley State University last Friday, Nov. 14, on the road in Orem. Melissa Williams tossed in 18 points, plus 12 rebounds for...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    August 14, 2014

North Dakota State, EWU will meet in 2016, 2017

The dream matchup that hasn’t taken place the last three years will occur in 2016 and 2017. Eastern Washington and North Dakota State — the only NCAA Football Championship Subdivision teams to win a national title since 2009 — will play a...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    August 14, 2014

Eastern Washington releases 2014-15 men's basketball schedule

Eastern Washington University basketball has announced its 2014-15 schedule, Aug. 12, which includes five home games in their first seven outings, plus a trip to another one of the Mecca's of the...

 
 By FROM NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    August 14, 2014

Eastern volleyball head coach Benson to take indefinite leave of absence

After spending much of the spring battling throat cancer, Eastern Washington women’s volleyball head coach Wade Benson will take an indefinite leave of absence beginning Friday, Aug. 8. Associate head coach Michael King will lead the program in Ben...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    August 7, 2014

Eagles No. 2 ranked in first pre-season poll

Three-time defending Football Championship Subdivision national champion North Dakota State University earned the pre-season No. 1 ranking in the FCS Coaches Poll released Aug. 4. The other major poll — The Sports Network Top 25 — will be...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 31, 2014

EWU's 2014 fall football camp gets underway

It's been seven months ­- 222 days to be exact - since Eastern Washington University football players left foggy Roos Field stunned by another gut-wrenching loss, 35-31 to Towson, in the Football...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 31, 2014

Eastern to face Texas Tech in 2017 season opener

Eastern Washington University head football coach Beau Baldwin will forever remember his first trip to Lubbock, Texas, and now his Eagles will make a second trip to play at Texas Tech on Sept. 2, 2017 in an announcement made jointly by the two school...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 10, 2014

EWU's Seiferth returns to Germany, signs to play professional basketball

Armed with a new professional contract, and soon his degree in communication studies from Eastern Washington University, 6-foot-10 center Martin Seiferth will return to his native Germany for an opportunity to play professional basketball. Seiferth...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 10, 2014

Adams, Kupp on Walter Payton Award watch list

Well-known already in The Sports Network postseason awards circles, Eastern Washington junior quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. and sophomore Cooper Kupp are on the initial Watch List for the Walter Payton Award presented annually by TSN to the top player...

 

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