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Fish on: Largemouth bass fishing around EWU

Fish on: Largemouth bass fishing around EWU

March 14, 2020

While trout and salmon will always be favorites of anglers in the Inland Northwest, largemouth bass, an aggressive, predatory fish that strike bait ferociously,...

Spotlighting the men’s volleyball club

Spotlighting the men’s volleyball club

February 29, 2020

Members of the EWU men’s volleyball club described their group as fun, exciting and even stress-relieving. “I cannot picture where my life would...

Hickey, Syphers share perspectives regarding faculty report on athletics

Hickey, Syphers share perspectives regarding faculty report on athletics

February 26, 2020

Is EWU going to cut athletics? That question has been stirring around social media in the past couple of weeks in the wake of a faculty organization...

Discussing CTE with an EWU expert

Discussing CTE with an EWU expert

February 21, 2020

A CTE Q&A with a psychology professor    Would you let your child play football? This is a question many parents are attempting to answer wit...

Getting to know the Groves Bros

Getting to know the Groves Bros

February 19, 2020

The first time Tanner Groves drilled a contested three on one of his current teammates, he was just a kid playing in his driveway at home. The teammate ...

Womens Rugby defies stereotypes

Womens Rugby defies stereotypes

February 18, 2020

With National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) having recently passed, EWU’s women’s rugby team trains as hard as ever for their next match. ...

Eagles fall to Lady Griz as losing streak hits 10

Eagles fall to Lady Griz as losing streak hits 10

February 6, 2020

The EWU women’s basketball team (1-10, 2-18) is in the midst of a skid that it can’t seem to self-correct. EWU lost its 10th straight game  to the...

EWU men’s and women’s basketball players and coaches reflect on the life and legacy of Kobe Bryant

EWU men’s and women’s basketball players and coaches reflect on the life and legacy of Kobe Bryant

February 5, 2020

On January 26, the world was stunned when news broke that Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant had died in a helicopter crash, along with his daughter Gianna a...

Women’s volleyball club provides a space to compete

Women’s volleyball club provides a space to compete

February 4, 2020

If you’re a woman who likes to play volleyball, but aren’t a member of the EWU athletics team, you can play with the women’s volleyball club. The...

Women’s basketball loses eighth straight

Women’s basketball loses eighth straight

February 2, 2020

The EWU women's basketball team (1-8, 2-16) lost 74-67 against the Sacramento State Hornets (4-6, 5-13) Saturday. EWU led for nearly 37 minutes of the...

Drop in game attendance appears to correlate with EWU student participation

Drop in game attendance appears to correlate with EWU student participation

February 1, 2020

There is a trend on U.S. college campuses concerning athletic attendance.   Across the nation, college students have attended fewer and fewer sporting ev...

EWU knocks off Northern Colorado for another overtime victory

EWU knocks off Northern Colorado for another overtime victory

January 27, 2020

For the second time in as many games, the EWU men’s basketball team (6-2, 13-6) won in overtime Monday. The Eagles knocked off the Northern Colorado Bears...

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