Challenges are varied for Eastern’s student-athletes
Part 2 of a series - Whether it’s on the field, in the classroom or in real-life, these Eagles find their own ways to win
Eastern Washington University athletics director Bill Chaves addresses the student-athletes under his watch every September at a special luncheon at Pence Union Building.
Part of his message addresses a formula he sees as part of the pathway to success as a Division 1 college athlete.
By taking their time and dividing it with 40 percent devoted to their athletic endeavors, 40 percent to academics and 20 percent to use as they wish, Chaves – and Eastern athletes – have found this to be more than just numbers.
The success on the field doesn’t lie with a 2010 national championship in foo...