Articles written by: Cole Patti

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Athlete’s Corner: Field hockey player Emma Kircher shares her daily routines and plans for another successful season.

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with sophomore athlete Emma Kircher. Kircher plays defense for the women’s field hockey team and also ran track up until this past season.  Unfortunately, a fractured back has put her track career on hold, at least for the time being. When asked […]

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Swiatek Makes History: Iga Swiatek becomes the first Polish woman to achieve the number one singles ranking.

Iga Swiatek first became popular when she won the 2020 French Open as a teenager. She was unseeded at the tournament and did not drop a set en route to winning her first grand slam title. After winning a major, Swiatek cooled off for quite some time, but after an […]

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Cole Patti

My plan after graduation is to get a part time job while I begin to study for two tests that will allow me to manage a client’s assets and be a financial planner. I have a trade broker company that is sponsoring me to take the tests and work under […]

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Fritz Wins Indian Wells: Taylor Fritz overcame a hampered Rafael Nadal 6-3 7-6 (5) in the Indian Wells final.

Nobody was expecting Taylor Fritz to win his first Masters 1000 tournament, especially when his opponent was Rafael Nadal. Nadal up until the final had a perfect 20-0 record on the year, had won three titles and won a historic 21st Grand Slam singles title at the Australian Open. Nothing […]

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March Madness Heating Up: Men’s and women’s tournament update as March Madness comes to a close.

March Madness has been a great tournament so far for both the men and women’s tournament. Throughout the tournament there have been a fair share of upsets and thrilling games. At this point only the National Championship game is left for the women, while the men are at the Final […]

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A Historic Season Ends: The Eastern Eagles lost 65-88 in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

This past season for the Eastern’s men’s basketball team was the best in the program’s history so far. The Eagles compiled a record of 21-6 throughout the season and made the championship of the MAC commonwealth tournament. They lost a heartbreaking championship game by four points to Hood College, whom […]

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EU Tennis Opener: Eastern Eagles will head to Camden to open up the Spring season.

There were many people questioning whether there would be a tennis season this year or not a few months ago. That question has since been answered as Eric Houston has stepped in as the interim head coach for the mens and womens teams this season. Houston also coaches the women’s […]

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Big Offseason Moves Ahead: The Philadelphia Eagles will try to build off a decent season heading into 2022.

After the 2021-2022 season many Philly fans were pleasantly surprised with how the Philadelphia Eagles season turned out. Many analysts predicted the Eagles would not only have a losing season, but had the Eagles winning five games or less. Not only did the Eagles have a winning season of 9-8 […]

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United States Olympic Update: The United States trails only Norway in medals with only a few days left in the Olympics.

As the 2022 winter Olympics draws to a close, the United States are behind only Norway and the Russian Olympic Committee for total medals with 19.  With eight of those being gold medals, the United States are also in third place in that category, behind Norway and Germany. Catching Norway […]

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Men’s Basketball Atop Conference: The Eastern men’s basketball team is currently 18-4 and has won four straight games.

With just one game remaining on the Eastern Eagles schedule the men’s basketball team currently has a record of 18-4 and has won the conference for the 10th time. The Eagles have won four straight games now and are undefeated at home. They have put together arguably the best season […]