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Hayley Hodgins glides past UND defensive player.

EWU begins conference play 2-0

January 7, 2016

Women’s basketball started conference play this weekend with wins against the University of Northern Colorado and the University of North Dakota. After...

Aqeelah Williams bringing the ball up the floor.

Women’s basketball takes on Lone Star Showcase

December 3, 2015

Over Thanksgiving weekend the Eagles played three games in the Lone Star Showcase in Austin, Texas. Going into the showcase 3-1, EWU looked to make some...

Amira Chandler and Mariah Cunningham putting pressure on an Air Force player.

Women’s basketball starts strong

November 20, 2015

EWU women’s basketball had their home opener against Eastern Oregon University on Nov. 13 with an overwhelming win of 64-40.   The only senior,...

Violet Kapri Morrow going to the rim against Saint Martin's in an exhibition.

Young team has high hopes

November 13, 2015

After one of their best seasons to date in program history with a record of 21-12 and 12-6 in conference, the Eagles women’s basketball team is ready...

Tisha Phillips drives to the basket versus Montana

Women’s basketball improves Big Sky record

February 11, 2015

EWU women’s basketball improved its record to 6-4 in Big Sky conference play with a pair of wins over the University of Montana and Montana State University....

Diana Brown drives past PSU's Lauren Holt

Women’s basketball splits pair of Big Sky home games

January 22, 2015

After starting the Big Sky conference season 3-0, EWU’s women’s basketball team headed into Martin Luther King Jr. weekend with home matchups against...

Women’s basketball wins season opener

By Fetlew Gebreziabher, Online Sports Editor

November 17, 2014

EWU women’s basketball survived their season opener on the road against Utah Valley Wolverines, 68-62, despite a slow start. The Eagles had four starters in double figures, led by senior forward Melissa Williams, who had 18 points and 12 rebounds, while shooting 53 percent from the field. "I thought [Williams] was fabulous. She set the tone defensively for us in the...

Redshirting helps athletes grow on team

Redshirting helps athletes grow on team

February 19, 2014

Women's basketball players share their redshirt experiences The Eastern women’s basketball team has five athletes who have redshirted and one player...

Women’s basketball dominates Sacramento State

Women’s basketball dominates Sacramento State

January 22, 2014

By Elohino Theodore   Four Eagles score in double figures Eastern Washington went up against Sacramento State on Jan. 18 where they beat the Hornets...

Eagle women crush Northern Arizona

Eagle women crush Northern Arizona

January 17, 2014

By Elohino Theodore   Hayley Hodgins scores a career high of 26 points. EWU competed against Northern Arizona University on Jan. 16 where they beat the...

Women's basketball plays in the zone

Women’s basketball plays in the zone

January 8, 2014

By Elohino Theodore   Team improves winning percentage over holiday break, collecting four consecutive wins to boost season to a .500 winning percenta...

Women’s basketball reaches .500 winning percentage against Idaho State

Women’s basketball reaches .500 winning percentage against Idaho State

January 5, 2014

By Elohino Theodore   Eastern Washington competed against the Idaho State University Bengals on Jan. 4, where they earned a 67-55 victory. The Eagles w...

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