Articles written by: Josh Velez

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EU Men’s Golf Swings Toward Success

Eastern University’s golf team is making a statement this spring season. In the fall, the team did not look good, placing low in their tournaments. That quickly changed, however, when they opened up this spring with the Eastern Spring Invitational. As a team, they shot 311, just beating Cabrini by […]

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Baseball: The Most Unpredictable Sport

The first month of Major League Baseball is always interesting. With new faces in new places, fans always wonder how a new player will perform on the team. This season, there are many new players that are making an impact on their team. Most importantly, however, the first month of […]

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Baseball: For the Love of the Game

Baseball season has begun Where sons, and dads- Cheer for fun. In a cathedral for religious fans Who Admire those With farmer tans The vibrant vertical Green strands dance At the feet of the saints The umpire preaches on fate It’s either he is out or safe, So he states […]

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A New Era of Boxing

One, two! One, two! This basic combo is similar to a baby learning how to walk, it is the basic’s of developing a boxer. This is an art, rather than two individuals trying to cause the most damage to each other. A boxer’s training regimen requires a lot of dedication […]

Ryan Saltzman Takes Charge In The Fitness Center
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Ryan Saltzman Takes Charge In The Fitness Center

There are not many places like Eastern University. We have a diverse community that helps set us apart from other colleges.  The faculty and staff are like none other, as they are always striving to build strong relationships with students. New hire, Ryan Saltzman, is trying to do just that […]

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EU Men’s Lacrosse Update

The Eagles men’s lacrosse team seems to be waking up, as they won their last three games. After losing to the University of the South, the Eagles managed to go on a three-game winning streak. The game against the University of the South was a close game as they lost […]

Philadelphia Union Hosts FIFA Tournament At Eastern
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Philadelphia Union Hosts FIFA Tournament At Eastern

On March 30, the Philadelphia Union hosted a FIFA tournament at Eastern University. For all those who are unfamiliar with FIFA, it is a soccer game developed by EA Sports. The edition that was played at the mini tournament was FIFA 2016. FIFA 2016 was the first soccer video game […]

Eagles Baseball Is Back
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Eagles Baseball Is Back

The Eastern Eagles baseball team is off to a slow start, dropping their double header against William Peace University while in North Carolina. The Eagles lost 5-4 in their first game of the double header. They then lost the second half of the double header 7-8. Yet, the double header […]

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Should Barry Bonds Be Inducted Into The Hall Of Fame

Hall Of Fame Bound Barry Bonds, the Homerun King, deserves to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Before I get into the discussion of steroids or performance enhancing drugs, I would like to let his stats speak for themselves. Barry Bonds is a phenomenal hitter, holding the record for […]

The Hot Corner: Not Your Typical Barbie
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The Hot Corner: Not Your Typical Barbie

Eastern athletes come from all over the U.S. Some from Miami and Ohio, but this particular athlete is from the city of Pittsburgh. Barbara Hopkins, who prefers to go by as Barbie, is a freshman at Eastern University and has been recruited to play softball. The softball prodigy started playing […]