The Daily Eastern News

Receiver flourishes in running offense

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

November 13, 2014

When Eastern hired offensive coordinator Greg Stevens in January, the Panthers were able to see that his offense ranked near the top of the country in rushing yards last year at Southeastern Louisiana. For red-shirt senior wide receiver Adam Drake, who had a breakout season in 2013, making 85 recep...

Charleston native brings consistency to receivers

Charleston native brings consistency to receivers

Anthony Catezone, Managing Editor

September 18, 2014

Even in practice, Eastern wide receiver Adam Drake brings consistent big-play ability. On Tuesday coach Kim Dameron instilled a new practice routine, which pitted the Eastern offense vs. the Eastern defense. Each team competed in drills such as inside run, seven-on-seven and fast ball. By the...

Dameron searching for more playmakers this season

Dameron searching for more playmakers this season

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

September 8, 2014

Red-shirt senior Adam Drake leads the Eastern football team in receptions with 20 through the first two games of the season, but head coach Kim Dameron is looking for more receivers to step up. After debuting against Minnesota with 11 catches for 109 yards and a touchdown, Drake led the Panthers Saturday...

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