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Volleyball team on the road this week

Volleyball team on the road this week

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

October 11, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team will play two road matches this weekend before returning to Charleston for another four-match home stand. The Panthers will head to Morehead State Friday. Eastern sits three slots above the Eagles in Ohio Valley Conference standings, with Eastern tied for third with Jacks...

Eastern volleyball team seeking first OVC win

Eastern volleyball team seeking first OVC win

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

September 28, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team is still searching for its first Ohio Valley Conference win of the season and will have a chance to get it Saturday when it hosts Tennessee State. The Panthers have yet to topple conference competition, dropping matches to returning conference champions Murray State, Austin ...

Volleyball to host Edwardsville

Volleyball to host Edwardsville

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

September 26, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team will get a taste of home Ohio Valley Conference action Wednesday when it hosts Southern Illinois-Edwardsville. The Panthers got off to a rocky start in conference play, as they dropped matches against Murray State and Austin Peay last weekend. SIUE mirrored Eastern’s c...

Volleyball drops first OVC matches

Volleyball drops first OVC matches

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

September 24, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team opened Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend but dropped both matches against returning conference champions Murray State and Austin Peay. Each of the road matches was played to four sets with Eastern taking just one set victory on both Friday and Saturday. All four sets i...

Volleyball team prepares for midweek matchup

Volleyball team prepares for midweek matchup

Maher Kawash, Volleyball Reporter

September 12, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team is already turning heads this season with its improvements from a year ago, and now tries to continue that in a midweek affair. The Panthers have started their season with only tournament games and now they take it to the road to face Valparaiso to push their record bac...

Volleyball team goes 1-2 over weekend

Volleyball team goes 1-2 over weekend

Sean Hastings and JJ Bullock, Sports Editor and Assistant Sports Editor

September 10, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team dominated to start the EIU Panther Classic with a quick sweep of Alabama A&M, but dropped the next two matches of the weekend to Chicago State and Western Illinois. Coach Sam Wolinski wanted the Panthers to stay strong on defense going into the weekend, and the Panth...

Volleyball team set for Panther Classic

Volleyball team set for Panther Classic

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

September 7, 2017

After a 1-2 weekend at the Denver Tournament, the Eastern volleyball team is back home for three matches set for Friday and Saturday. The Panthers are set to play Alabama A&M Friday at noon, with matches against Chicago State and Western at 1 and 7 p.m. Eastern kept all its matches close last weekend, win or l...

Volleyball plays first road matches

Volleyball plays first road matches

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

August 31, 2017

The volleyball team will travel for the first time this season as they head to Colorado for the Denver Tournament to take on the University of Denver, UC Davis and Niagara University. University of Denver The Pioneers’ 2017 campaign started off on the right foot as the team swept Tennessee State last week...

Panthers win 2 at EIU Invitational

Panthers win 2 at EIU Invitational

Maher Kawash and Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporters

August 27, 2017

The Eastern volleyball team is finding some quick momentum after finishing the first weekend of action with two wins at the EIU Panther Invitational. The Panthers struggled a year ago in finding that complete game as an early slow start or a faltered late lead continuously made the difference. B...

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