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Dre’ Sonte Dorton takes advantage of time to shine

Dre’ Sonte Dorton takes advantage of time to shine

October 5, 2019

Dre’ Sonte Dorton spent three years waiting in the wide receiver ranks behind EWU greats such as Cooper Kupp, Shaq Hill, Nic Splendorio and Nsimba Webst...

Ready or not, here comes a Roos renovation

Ready or not, here comes a Roos renovation

September 6, 2019

EWU announced plans on Friday, Sept. 6 to move forward with a $25 million renovation of its football stadium. The EWU Board of Trustees unanimously approved...

Student-athlete of the year: Dehonta Hayes

Student-athlete of the year: Dehonta Hayes

June 5, 2019

Our inaugural Eag of the Year awards recognize three members of EWU who have gone above and beyond to represent the campus community. One scholar, one athlete...

Breaking down EWU’s athletic scholarships

Breaking down EWU’s athletic scholarships

May 8, 2019

It’s no secret that most NCAA athletes, including those at EWU, receive athletic scholarships to attend school and participate in their respective sport. However,...

Undrafted players have that special chip, and Webster fits the bill

Undrafted players have that special chip, and Webster fits the bill

May 1, 2019

Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor for The Easterner. The overtly hyperbolic opinion expressed in this article is his own and does not necessarily refl...

EWU concludes spring camp with annual Red-White game

EWU concludes spring camp with annual Red-White game

April 28, 2019

Wind gusts as high as 28 mph took center stage in EWU’s annual Red-White game on Saturday, blowing kickoffs, extra points and passes awry. “The...

Opinion: Roos field is in need of a face-lift

Opinion: Roos field is in need of a face-lift

April 22, 2019

        Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor for The Easterner. The hyperbolic opinion expressed in this article is his...

EWU students weigh in on impending Roos Field renovation proposal

EWU students weigh in on impending Roos Field renovation proposal

April 17, 2019

In less than a month, EWU football fans will know more about the future of Roos Field. To outline the plans for an impending renovation project, Athletic...

EWU football reigns over Big Sky heading into spring camp

EWU football reigns over Big Sky heading into spring camp

April 10, 2019

The Eagles had 87 days to reflect on their heartbreaking season, which they finished as FCS runners-ups, before starting spring camp on April 2. Like...

EWU should spend more on sports for the culture

EWU should spend more on sports for the culture

April 10, 2019

Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor for The Easterner. The hyperbolic opinion expressed in this article is his own and does not necessarily reflect th...

Looking back: The good ol’ days

Looking back: The good ol’ days

January 9, 2019

 The EWU football team came up just short this past weekend, losing in the FCS National Championship game to North Dakota State. Second place in the nati...

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