Sports

Sports

A Blast to the Past: Athletics Department succeeds with their first ever theme night.

      Here at Eastern University, Dan Mouw is the Director of Athletic Communications. His title consists of many different jobs relating to Eastern’s athletic department to help create the best possible environment for athletes to thrive in and Eastern’s body to become part of the experience. On any […]

Sports

Wentz Returns: Eagles Debut Versus Colts with their quarterback’s return.

      A return from an ACL and LCL injury always causes some hesitation and scares to a crowd. Whether it is baseball, football, or any sport, experts can testify the difficulty it is for athletes to perform at their normal or former level. In some cases there are exceptions, […]

Sports

Tackling the Technicalities: Inside the NFL’s new penalty and tackling rule.

      NFL players are tough. The iconic image of these hard helmeted Americans rushing at each other is pervasive in our culture. Few things on TV are as impactful as watching a genuine football tackle. What if this vanished? What if tackling changed? What if the rules were […]

Sports

Fighting Lacrosse Culture, One Fundraiser at a Time: The Men’s Lacrosse team’s experience at the BMW Championship.

      Recently, the Men’s Lacrosse team took time out of their week to volunteer at the BMW Championship at the Aronimink Golf Club that took place September 6th to the 10th. We wanted to hear about their opportunity and experience from the coach himself, Coach Kevin Wallace, the […]

Sports

Sisters in Sports: The Bernotas compete and do life together.

      Imagine growing up in a cozy sized family, surrounded by siblings to love and learn from each other. During childhood brothers and sisters create bonds that influence their adult lives, but some moments in life begin to lead siblings on the road to independence. What does it […]

Sports

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 […]

Sports

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 […]

Sports

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 […]

Sports

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 […]

Sports

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 […]