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 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports 

Blackhawks rally to down University

SPOKANE VALLEY -- Defensive back Ian Schwendiman scored two touchdowns -- including a 92-yard interception return for a score with 44 seconds remaining in the game and the Cheney... — Updated 3/1/2021 Full story

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports 

Eagle wins over Griz twice as nice

CHENEY — Call them matched bookends — identical victories over the Griz. Eastern Washington’s men’s basketball team moved closer to defending their Big Sky Conference title... — Updated 2/25/2021


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Volleyball’s McClellan nabs honor After leading the Eagles in kills in a pair of wins over Montana, Eastern Washington University volleyball player Maya McClellan has been named the Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the We... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports 

Cheney swimming earns meet wins over Pullman, Clarkston

CHENEY – The Blackhawks girls swimming program kicked off its return to the pool after over a year away due to the COVID-19 pandemic with a pair of wins in a virtual meet on Saturday, Feb. 20. Swimming in their individual pools,... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports 

Blackhawks fall to Mt. Spokane in 3A classification volleyball debut

CHENEY - Having over a year off and moving up a classification was going to be challenge enough for the Blackhawks volleyball program. Throw in having to face the reigning 3A state... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports 

Eagles lose pair to Griz

CHENEY — The Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team completed a month of February they will want to maybe forget with a pair of losses to Montana last week. The Eagles dropped a 65-53 decision Feb. 18 in... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports 

EWU volleyball rallies past Montana - twice

CHENEY — With a pair of rallies from 0-2 set deficits, Eastern Washington’s volleyball team posted a sweep of Montana with 3-2 match wins Feb. 21 and 22 at Reese Court. After losing 25-18 and 25-22, to open their Feb. 22... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By Roger Harnack    Sports 

A new look

Cheney High School cheerleaders Chloe Hewes, Morgan Hayes, McKinley Gerard and Emma Miller (right to left) provide inspiration and an example of proper mask wearing during the... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports 

Spokane County Raceway operator steps aside

AIRWAY HEIGHTS — Citing the inability to come to an agreement to negotiate a different lease term, Spokane County Raceway operator Craig Smith will step away from the facility leaving both the 2021 season, and the track’s... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By Garth Meyer    Sports

Football returns in south county

COLFAX - A call from a Liberty (Spangle) High School quarterback was the sign football is back. Colfax, Liberty (Spangle) and Asotin High School football teams ran plays against... — Updated 2/24/2021

 By Drew Lawson    Sports

Liberty tops Davenport in straight sets

DAVENPORT - The Gorillas (0-2) battled for a set and a half, but are still searching for their first set and match victories this season after getting swept at the hands of the... — Updated 2/24/2021

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports

Spokane County Raceway operator steps aside

AIRWAY HEIGHTS — Citing the inability to come to an agreement to negotiate a different lease term, Spokane County Raceway operator Craig Smith will step away from the facility leaving both the 2021 season, and the track’s... — Updated 2/23/2021 Full story

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports

Eastern men sweep Montana State on road

BOZEMAN - The offense was on display in a big way Feb. 13 in Worthington Arena against Montana State. But it was defense that more quietly helped Eastern Washington topple the Bobca... — Updated 2/18/2021

 By PAUL DELANEY    Sports

Montana State sweeps EWU women at Reese

CHENEY — Eastern Washington University women’s basketball head coach noted the improvement between Thursday and Saturday games, but it was not enough to snap out of the team’s current four-game losing streak. The Eagles... — Updated 2/18/2021


Eagles soccer team drops season-opener to Washington State

PULLMAN – After 460 days without competition, the Eastern Washington University soccer team finally returned to the pitch Feb. 12 as they faced No. 19 Washington State in Pullman... — Updated 2/18/2021


Eagle women fall to UW in tennis

SEATTLE – The Eastern Washington University women’s tennis squad battled the University of Washington to a 6-1 loss in Seattle on Feb. 12 at the Nordstrom Tennis Center. Following the match, the Eagles now sit 0-3 overall.... — Updated 2/18/2021


Pair of Eagles earn conference, national recognition

Following a sweep of Big Sky Conference contests against Montana State in Bozeman on Feb. 11 and 13, a pair of Eastern Eagles have earned both league and national honors. Pre-season All-Big Sky Conference selection, junior Kim... — Updated 2/18/2021


EWU men third, women fourth at Idaho Orchards meet

LEWISTON, Idaho - Junior Carter Ledwith won the men's race to highlight performances for the Eastern Washington University men's and women's cross country teams as the Eagles... — Updated 2/11/2021


EWU football adds Justin Ena, Jeff Copp to coaching staff

CHENEY — Including a reunion of brothers, two new coaches with extensive coaching experience in the Big Sky Conference and beyond have joined the Eastern Washington University football program and were officially announced by... — Updated 2/11/2021

 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports

Eagles sweep into first-place in Big Sky

CHENEY – A sweep of regional rival Idaho not only extended the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team's winning streak to five games but – with a little help ... — Updated 2/11/2021

 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports

Eagles miss upset of defending Big Sky champs

CHENEY – Eastern Washington University's volleyball team missed a golden opportunity to knock off the defending Big Sky Conference champions Northern Colorado Monday evening, Feb.... — Updated 2/11/2021


Washington State hands Eastern women's tennis match defeat

PULLMAN – The Eastern Washington University women's tennis team returns home following a 5-2 deficit in a Jan. 30 match against Washington State at the Hollingbery Fieldhouse in... — Updated 2/11/2021


Eagle women earn road split at Sacramento State

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Grace Kirscher and Maisie Burnham each scored 19 points to help the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team to 73-61 win on the road at Sacramento State Jan. 30. The gives the Eagles a split w... — Updated 2/5/2021


Souper Bowl of Caring benefits many on Feb. 7

CHENEY – It’s Souper Bowl time and once again churches and other organizations across the country will be ready to receive donations to help address food scarcity issues. Super Bowl Sunday is characterized by more money spent... — Updated 2/5/2021

 By JOHN McCALLUM    Sports

Eagle men sweep Sacramento State

CHENEY - A couple of decisive scoring runs and a career day led the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team to a Big Sky Conference sweep of visiting Sacramento State... — Updated 2/5/2021


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