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A New Hockey Season Begins

      Entering the ninth week of the one-hundred and first season of the NHL, some teams have risen to the challenges they faced, whereas others have sunk to the bottom. The Tampa Bay Lightning have resurrected their team since last season. With the same record as the Los […]

EUVB 2017 Season by the Numbers
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EUVB 2017 Season by the Numbers

      As a math major, I have a certain affinity for numbers. So when asked to reflect on this year’s volleyball season, I approached the topic in a very calculated way. First, let’s be clear when this season started. It did not start on the first game day […]

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EU Women’s Basketball Season Preview

      The Eastern University Women’s Basketball team looks to build upon their appearance in the MAC Freedom Tournament last year and try to go further  this  year. With only one senior lost from the team due to graduation, their experience from the previous season can pay off as […]

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Athlete Devotional: Prayer and the Daily Grind

      The typical life of a college athlete consists of homework, practice and if you are lucky enough, sleep. The down time we rarely have is either spent catching up on sleep or hanging out with teammates. To sum the experience up in one word, you could say […]

The Joy of a Devastated City
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The Joy of a Devastated City

      To understand the true significance of the city of Houston Texas’s first World Series championship, you would first have to understand that a story you would never imagine had taken place. First of all, when the professional baseball team called the Astros lost a franchise record 111 […]

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Athlete Devotional: Karen Hughes

Being an athlete that has faith in Christ is weird, it’s almost an oxymoron. Athleticism, at its core, is all about displaying your own strength, power, and abilities, while faith in Christ is supposed to be all about displaying His strength, power, and abilities. Essentially, calling yourself a Christian athlete […]

Eastern University’s Greg Thomas runs for school record at Paul Short Invitational on Friday, Sept. 29.
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EUXC: The Race to Regionals

      On Sept. 29, while most of Eastern University students were packing up or starting to relax for fall free days, the men’s and women’s cross country teams were doing the opposite. They geared up and headed over to Lehigh University for the Paul Short Invitational. Although it […]

On The Road To NCAA Finals
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On The Road To NCAA Finals

       On Sept. 23, students, families, and athletic enthusiasts gathered on the hill alongside the soccer turf to cheer on the Eastern Eagles Men’s Soccer Team as they went head to head against Cabrini University. It was a sweltering day, with a high of 86 degrees, but the […]

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MLB: A Look Into The Playoffs From Before Round One

       As Albert Pujols — a two time world series champion — reflects on his experience, he says “It’s not how you start the season, it’s how you finish. If you wind up helping the team make the playoffs, that’s what you play for. You don’t play to […]

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An NFL 2017 Season Preview

      The NFL season is finally upon us! Week 1 is officially in the books. The first games were Sept. 7 and 10, and we were able to get first looks at our favorite teams. For some, it was the cause of a renewed excitement and optimism, while […]