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New Athlethic Director Announced

      Eastern University has made several changes in the past year, including a new president, new meal plan options, new turf fields, and a new director of the campus’ Athletic Department.       Meet Eric McNeely, men’s basketball coach and Director of the Athletic Department.  Mr. McNeeley […]

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Athlete Devotional: Antonio Yeoman reflects about his time incorporating faith into lacrosse

      With athletes incoming and returning to Eastern, many trust their faith during games and hard practice with an understanding of God having their backs at all times.       Antonio Yeoman, a freshman from Somers Point, New Jersey, connects with God as he plays lacrosse at […]

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Olympic Scandal Update: After putting their abuser behind bars, “sister survivors” are honored at the ESPYS.

      In July, survivors of one of the worst sexual assault cases in sports history were honored at the prestigious athletic and sport award show, the ESPYS. Earlier this year, many young women came forward and accused their sports doctor, Larry Nassar, of sexual assault. After a rigorous […]

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Nike Commercial Causes Controversy: An advertisement starring Colin Kaepernick continues stigma against protesting and national patriotism

      Within the world of sports, there are those who can market it. The super bowl is defined in part by its commercials, sports teams are recognized by their clothing lines and spectators wonder if that player simply got the winning point just because he was wearing Under […]

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A Behind-The-Scenes Look At EU’s New Turf Fields

      Over the summer Eastern’s Athletic department went forward approving plans to reinforce the turf fields. What most of the campus community does not know is the measures taken in order to accomplish the new turf installments. Come and take an exclusive look with Athletic Communicator Dan Mouw […]

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Philadelphia Phillies, Boo’s to Cheers: Gabe Kaplar was off to a rocky start as manager, but as of late, the Phillies have been hot.

      The 2018 MLB season seemed to be unpredictable for most Phillies fans as most of the team has underwent rebuilding with the departure of familiar faces, to new faces added all around from the lineup to the managerial positions. One of those new names that began circulating […]

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Faith on the Field Event

      On Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Eastern University hosted the “Faith on the Field Show”, where Eastern students and community experienced meeting Zach Ertz and Jordan Hicks to hear their testimonies about their faith on the field. Zach Ertz and Jordan Hicks are two recent Super Bowl winners […]

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Masterful Play at Augusta: Patrick Reed held on to his lead to win the Masters.

      The Masters is a tradition like no other and it lived up to every expectation once again this year. Going into the weeks the headlines were all surrounding some of the biggest names in the game such as Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Rory Mcllroy and […]

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Top EU Sports Moments of 2017-18

      As the 2017-18 school year comes to a close, Eastern University Sports have given us moments to remember as the athletes represented us in the sports that they participated in. Here are some of the top moments from the year gone by:         1 […]

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Will The Winter Ever End?

        This year, spring started off in the midst of a nor’easter, the fourth one this month. While all of these storms have been frustrating for all, they pose a bigger problem for those involved in spring sports on campus. Some teams have had to practice indoors […]