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EWU soccer release 2017 schedule

Seven-straight home matches and a trip to the East Coast highlight the 2017 Eastern Washington University women’s soccer schedule as announced by head coach Chad Bodnar, April 20. The defending Big Sky Champions play a total of 20 regular season...

 

Eastern's Jacob Wiley named Big Sky Most Valuable Player

After a league season to remember, Jacob Wiley, a senior graduate transfer from Newport, Wash., was rewarded with Big Sky Conference Most Valuable Player honors as chosen by the league's head...

 

News briefs

Cheney seeks applications for lodging tax grant funding The city of Cheney is accepting applications for grant funding from its lodging tax fund for events that promote tourism to the city. Revenue for the fund comes from lodging taxes collected on...

 

Zak Designs' HydraTrak Straw Tumbler wins award

Zak Designs, headquartered in Airway Heights, announced in a Jan. 20 news release that its patented HydraTrak Straw Tumbler has received a coveted “Good Design” Award from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European...

 

Eastern men sweep, hit the road

Earning a crucial Reese Court sweep last weekend with wins over Northern Arizona, 83-68, and then a win over Southern Utah, 84-62, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team is back on the road in Montana this weekend. The Eagles play at Montana...

 

EWU women host Montana schools

The Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team returns home to face both Montana schools. Eastern takes on Montana, tonight (Thursday, Jan. 26) at 6 p.m., before hosting Montana State Saturday at 2 p.m. in Big Sky Conference action....

 

Eagle men need home wins

Last time out at Reese Court, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team got half the job done when it came to “protecting home court” as head coach Jim Hayford likes to say. Following a convincing 82-64 win over Montana State, the Eagles fad...

 

Eastern women chase leader on road

Following a home sweep where they defeated Idaho State, 58-41 on Jan. 12 and Weber State, 99-85 two days later, the Eastern Washington women’s basketball team hits the road for a pair of Big Sky Conference games. Trailing 6-0 Northern Colorado by...

 

Cheney's Zapf receives national honors

Cheney High School student Sydney Zapf was selected as a 2017 National Honorable Mention recipient of The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in...

 

Eagle men fall to Grizzlies, top Bobcats at home

Had the finish had been like their start, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team would be sitting pretty as one of just two of the Big Sky Conference’s undefeated teams. But the Eagles couldn’t replicate the quick 7-0 lead they took at...

 

Eastern women split on Montana trip

A disappointing start to their Montana road trip had a happy ending for the Eastern Washington women’s basketball team. Following an 88-83 overtime loss at Montana State, Jan. 5, Eastern collected a rare victory in Missoula against Montana last Sat...

 

Eastern men open Big Sky Conference play at Idaho

The Eastern Washington University men's basketball team has done a splendid job to build their resume. Now they have to get the job done in the Big Sky Conference. The Eagles open league play this...

 

Eagle women open at home

Eastern Washington’s womens’ basketball team will tip off Big Sky Conference play at home, Saturday, Dec. 31 versus the University of Idaho, hoping not only to start off league play with a win, but to end a three-game losing streak. The Eagles...

 

Sarah Reiter concludes stellar EWU cross country career

After four years of stellar performances, senior Sarah Reiter ended her career with the Eastern Washington University cross country team with a top-100 finish at the 2016 NCAA Division I...

 

Eagle men cruise over Great Falls

The Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team jumped out to a 27-2 lead and went on to beat Great Falls handily 103-76 in non-conference game Thursday, Dec. 8 at Reese Court. The Eagles had a 59-percent to 47-percent shooting advantage...

 

Eastern women split at home

Junior Delaney Hodgins became just the 17th player in Eastern Washington women’s basketball program history to score 1,000 points on Thursday, Dec. 8, as the Eagles scored an 84-67 victory over Cal State Fullerton at Reese Court. On Sunday, Dec....

 

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...

 

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