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In 2015 the Philadelphia 76ers began making personnel changes in both management and athletes in order to build a team with true playoff abilities.
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Philadelphia 76ers Finally on Track: Does Philly’s b-ball team have a shot at playoffs?

     The Philadelphia 76ers certainly had a January to remember. Coming off of three years in the basement of the NBA, the Sixers are showing signs that they are headed in the right direction. This past January marked their first winning month since November 2012. Since that time, the […]

The Spirit of the Game- Reflections From Sarah Hart of EU Women’s Golf
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The Spirit of the Game- Reflections From Sarah Hart of EU Women’s Golf

     My decision to play golf was based solely on my family’s shared enjoyment of the sport. As I have become more serious about my faith, the struggle that has emerged is how to integrate  my faith into my golf game. While Colossians 3:23 commands us to do everything […]

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Eastern’s NCAA Track and Field Program Takes Off

     To some Eastern students, it is news to find out that we have a Track and Field team. Yet to the athletes, practices at Valley Forge, workouts in the gym and traveling for meets is very much a part of their daily reality. For those of you who […]

The Wild Ride of the NFL Playoffs
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The Wild Ride of the NFL Playoffs

     During the weekend of Jan. 14-15, the National Football League (NFL) hosted the second round of the playoffs, known as the Divisional Round. Eight teams from across the country battled it out as another chapter was written to determine which two teams would represent their conferences in the […]

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Dan Mouw Named Director of Athletic Communications

     Dan Mouw of the Eastern Athletic Department has left his post as the Head Women’s Soccer Coach to assume the position of Director of Athletic Communications. On Jan. 6 Bettie Ann Brigham and Interim Athletic Director Heidi Birtwistle announced that “Dan Mouw has agreed to serve the Athletic […]

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Women’s & Men’s Basketball Teams Stand Strong After Winter Holiday

     While most of us were at home watching Netflix during winter break, student athletes on the EU Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams were hard at work winning games. Here is what you need to know about how our Eastern Eagles are doing and what to look for this […]

EU Women’s Lacrosse’s Eva Ehrhardt opens up about facing rejection in her early years as a lacrosse player and patiently waiting for her opportunity to shine.
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The Spirit of the Game- Reflections from Eva Ehrhardt of EU Women’s Lax

     “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers” (Galatians 6:9-10, […]

EU Sports Recap
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EU Sports Recap

     The Eastern Women’s Basketball team started off the 2016 season with three consecutive wins. In the season opener against Eagle Road-rival Cabrini University, the Eagles won by a score of 59-53. Their first loss came from Messiah College; however, the Eagles were able to recover from the loss […]

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Eastern Volleyball Falls in NCAA Tournament Elite Eight

     The Eastern Women’s Volleyball team progressed far in the NCAA Tournament. In the first three matches of the tournament, held between Friday, Nov. 11 and Sunday, Nov. 13, the Eagles played Farmingdale State College, Ramapo College and Stevens Institute of Technology. The team won each match with a […]

The Harvard Men’s Soccer team is suspended for sexual harassment against members of the Harvard Women’s Soccer team.
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Harvard Men’s Soccer Team Scandal- Addressing Real-life “Locker-room Talk”

     The Harvard Men’s Soccer team has been suspended from participating in the rest of their season due to the leak of a “recruit book” that rated the Harvard Women’s Soccer team on physical appearance. Although this story was originally described as an isolated incident in 2012, reports have […]