The Daily Eastern News

Swimmers confident going into conference

Swimmers confident going into conference

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

February 13, 2018

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim team’s effort and hard work will be put to the test as they travel to Sioux Falls, S.D. for the Summit League Championship. As the Panthers leave Monday, they embark on a 688-mile road trip to compete in the four-day championship from Wednesday to Saturday. At...

Panthers seeking record championship

Panthers seeking record championship

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

February 6, 2018

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim team have the weekend off before they conclude their season at the Summit League Championship. Last year at the championship, the Panthers finished their season by setting three new school records: the 100-yard individual medley record for both men and women, a...

Panther swim teams lose at Saint Louis

Panther swim teams lose at Saint Louis

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

January 28, 2018

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim team finished out their regular season against the Saint Louis Billikens and University Missouri-St. Louis as the Panther swim teams both took losses. The Billikens’ men’s swim team defeated Eastern 204.50-59.50, as well as defeating Missouri-St. Louis 171.50-93....

Swimmers make final push to conference

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

January 25, 2018

After coming off a win against Evansville, the Eastern men’s and women’s swim teams will take on the Saint Louis Billikens Saturday. As the season winds down, both the men and women will finish the season with winning records, regardless of their outcome against Saint Louis. Currently, the men’s ...

Panther swimmers prepare for Saturday

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

January 11, 2018

After two weeks of practice, the Eastern men and women’s swim team are preparing for Saturday as they travel to Evansville, Indiana, for their first meet of 2018.  The Panther swimmers returned to Eastern a week before winter break ended and have been practicing in what some call ‘hell week’. ...

Panther swimmer becomes engaged over break

Panther swimmer becomes engaged over break

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

January 9, 2018

For some Eastern men and women swimmers, they practiced over break; however, senior Steve Fishman only swam once, as he was busy celebrating his recent engagement. On Dec. 22, Fishman proposed to Nikki Peck, his girlfriend of over three years. Not only is Peck his future wife, she has been much more th...

Men’s team finishes second, women’s team third

Men’s team finishes second, women’s team third

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

December 3, 2017

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim team performed well at the Indiana State Relay Meet this weekend as the men’s team finished second and women’s team finished third. The women went up against Saint Louis, Indiana State, and Maryville, whereas the men’s team only swam against Saint Louis an...

Swim team is ready for House of Champs

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

November 15, 2017

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim teams have been training harder over the last two weeks since they have not had a meet. Despite the two weeks of not swimming against other schools, the Panther swimmers have been practicing harder during the weeks. Specifically, the team has been swimming a lot ...

Panthers prepared for Saturday’s meet

Panthers prepared for Saturday’s meet

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

October 25, 2017

After a weekend’s rest, the Eastern men’s and women’s swim teams host Western and Butler on Saturday in hopes of continuing their win streaks. The Panthers have had two weeks of practice and have been working hard in preparation for their upcoming meet.  The beginning of the week was more vigorous; ...

Eastern, Western used to close meets

Eastern, Western used to close meets

Adam Shay, Swim Reporter

October 18, 2017

The Eastern men and women’s swim team are on a two-meet win streak as they prepare for their meet against Western and Butler on Oct. 28. Over the past few years, the Panthers have lost to Western in individual meets as well as the House of Champions. However, what the Panthers have going for them t...

Eastern swim teams to open at Valparaiso

Adam Shay, Swimming Reporter

October 5, 2017

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim teams begin the season as the Panthers travel to Valparaiso this Saturday. Despite having losing records last season, both teams are ready to begin their season and to make improvements. For the men’s team, they are looking to improve from their 2-6 record and ...

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