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 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 25, 2014 

Eagles top Bobcats in the end at Bozeman

All things pointed to last Saturday being the day Montana State head coach Rob Ash and his Bobcats just might figure out a way to send Eastern Washington home disappointed. The Eagles' engine, star...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 25, 2014 

Cardinal girls have strong finish in Wenatchee

Medical Lake’s cross country team took a big step forward, and a little one back at the Wenatchee Invitational staged at Walla Walla Park along the Columbia River. The Cardinal girls surprised their coach with their runner-up finish in a six-team...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 25, 2014 

Medical Lake crushed 50-14 by Colville, Colton Vining

As Medical Lake head football coach Wes Hobbs sized up the Colville Indians prior to their meeting in last Friday's Northeast A League opener at Holliday Field he knew about their size and power....

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 25, 2014 

Eagles travel to meet UC Davis Aggies for first time

There are not many places new to the Eastern Washington University football team these days. They’ve traveled across the country to far away places in West Virginia and Texas, among others. Grand Forks, N.D. is not an easy place to reach, nor is...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Front Page    September 18, 2014

The art and science of fighting wildfires from above

Eric Johnson likens the tool he uses to do his job as "A little like flying an 80-knot shopping cart." Johnson works for Aero Spray out of Appleton, Minn. and helps crews battle wildfires from the...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 18, 2014

Medical Lake runners rule day at Super One

Medical Lake's runners have done a good job so far of backing up their coach's boastful predictions. The latest example came last Saturday when the Cardinals won the small school division and...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 18, 2014

URC ice melts out from under Cheney's new hockey team

Cheney's new hockey team, the Ice Hawks, made their home debut last Friday night. It was a preseason game that ended in disappointing fashion in a 4-3 double-overtime loss to the Tri-City Outlaws....

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 18, 2014

Medical Lake comes out flat at St. Maries in 29-18 loss

Lost somewhere in the 76-mile journey between Medical Lake and St. Maries, Idaho are the legs and energy that propelled the Cardinals to a pleasing opening week victory over Orofino. By the time Medical Lake head football coach Wes Hobbs saw what was...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 18, 2014

Adams ought to be a different player in Bozeman

Eastern Washington head football coach Beau Baldwin told the radio audience during the past Monday’s coach’s show “There will be some things that will be different,” as his No. 2-ranked Eagles travel to Bozeman to meet No. 14 Montana State,...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Neighborhood    September 11, 2014

Goofy's still serves up softball memories

For some 20 years between about 1970 and 1990, a tradition built both fond memories and relationships that last to this day. It centered around a tavern, but really had little to do with quaffing the...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 11, 2014

Tappero leads Cardinals over Orofino 40-31

Medical Lake head football coach Wes Hobbs had a questions as his team approached their season opening game last Friday against visiting Orofino, from Idaho. When the horn sounded following the...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 11, 2014

Eagles fall short – again – against Huskies

In a game dominated by big numbers on the scoreboard and stats report, the latest non-conference loss by the Eastern Washington University football team to the Pac-12's University of Washington was...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 11, 2014

Cards tune-up at Davenport, play in Freeman Tourney

Medical Lake’s girl’s volleyball team kicked off its 2014 season competing in the Davenport Tournament last Saturday. “We played Bridgeport, Davenport, Omak and Almira-Coulee-Hartline,” head coach Amanda Higgins said. “We lost all four...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Front Page    September 4, 2014

Nadine Arévalo leaves Cheney with many pleasant memories

The official face of Eastern Washington University the past eight years has been that of recently retired president Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo. But those most familiar with the school might argue there was...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Opinion    September 4, 2014

Reflecting on time spent with the real friends in one's life

This Labor Day weekend offered up a little bit of everything. There was some family and fun time. I tinkered and got caught up on all kinds of nagging little projects. Worked a little, too, getting up close and personal — as much as the side judge...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 4, 2014

Eastern will try again against UW at Husky Stadium

There's not much remaining of the place where Eastern Washington University first met the University of Washington on the football field and where the Eagles nearly pulled off its first win over a...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 4, 2014

Eagles roll, then wobble, but beat Bulldogs 41-9

As expected, the Eastern Washington University football team handled their National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics brethren from Montana Western University with ease in Saturday night's...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    September 4, 2014

Cards look good in Ritzville Jamboree, open at home Friday versus Orofino

Medical Lake head football coach Wes Hobbs got a nice sneak-peek at his 2014 Cardinals last Friday night against some notable opponents in the Ritzville Jamboree. "It was a good measuring stick," Hobb...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    More News    August 28, 2014

Special delivery

A skydiver from West Plains Skydiving delivers the game ball to Roos Field prior to Eastern Washington's nationally-televised season opener with Sam Houston State last Saturday....

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    August 28, 2014

Big fourth quarter leads Eagles past Bearkats

The Kat is finally off the Eagles' back. Using the second of two Blair Bomber touchdown catches to break a 21-all tie, and then a Zach Wimberly run for a score that gave Eastern Washington University...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    August 28, 2014

Eastern follows right script in win over Sam Houston

There was little evidence of stage fright in the No. 1-ranked Eastern Washington University Eagles last Saturday. They, in fact, performed quite well on ESPN's national television spotlight where...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    August 28, 2014

Pep-rally helps get football weekend underway

Eastern Washington University graduate and national ESPN radio personality Colin Cowherd said the last time he remembers attending a football game at his alma mater, the crowd in front of him at last...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports    August 28, 2014

Big challenge for Eastern's next opponent, Montana Western

The last time the Montana Western Bulldogs came to Cheney it rained both cats and dogs, and touchdowns. That was Aug. 31, 2007, when after nearly a one-hour weather delay due to lightning and a heavy downpour, Eastern sophomore quarterback Matt...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Front Page    August 21, 2014

Tailgating also starts here, Saturday

Eastern Washington University has gotten some notable visibility with their “Football Starts Here,” campaign that centers around the season’s first football game Saturday at Roos Field versus Sam Houston State University and its broadcast...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Front Page    August 21, 2014

Eastern Washington University's active shooter training tests new skills

First responders got to test out a new concept in training last week as elements of area law enforcement and fire departments combined at the annual "Active Shooter" training presented by the Eastern...

 

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