The Daily Eastern News

Women’s soccer hosting last game against SIUE

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

The Eastern Illinois women’s soccer team will end their 2015 season hosting Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at Lakeside Field this afternoon at 3 p.m. The Panthers enter the game at 3-13-2 and 1-7-1 within OVC play. They are fresh off losses to Austin Peay and Murray State in their final road gam...

Panthers seek wins at Austin Peay, Murray State

Senior midfielder Molly Hawkins has had seven goals and two assists in 16 games played so far during the season.

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015

The Eastern women’s soccer team will hit the road two times this weekend before returning home to wrap up their 2015 regular season schedule. The Panthers will travel to Austin Peay on Friday and will be taking on Murray State on Sunday. Eastern goes into the weekend with a 1-5-1 record in OVC...

Eastern’s soccer to clash against rival Western

Mark Shanahan, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

In hopes to end a six games losing streak, the Eastern men’s soccer team faces Summit League foe Western Illinois on the road this Saturday. Western comes into this game after an overtime loss to Drake with a 4-8-1 record. They are currently 1-2 in the Summit League with a win over Omaha. Eastern...

Women’s soccer shows defensive play skills

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2015

Eastern went 1-1 over the weekend following a 1-0 win over Tennessee Tech on Friday and a 1-0 double-overtime loss to Morehead State on Sunday. They have remained competitive, and even won, against Jacksonville State, Tennessee Tech and Morehead State that sit at fourth, second and third in the Oh...

Lyon productive in first season

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015

There are a handful of positions in sports that take a special type of composure. Quarterbacks, pitchers and goalkeepers come to mind. That composure is something that Eastern goalkeeper Maddie Lyon longs for and shown plenty of thus far this season. She leads the Ohio Valley Conference in t...

Men’s soccer team hopes to end losing streak

Redshirt junior midfielder, Gabriel Puga runs upfield during Saturday’s game against Oral Roberts.

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2015

The Eastern men’s soccer team is hoping to end its three-game losing streak and receive some bragging rights as they take on in-state rival Northern Illinois University this Tuesday at Lakeside Field at 3 p.m. Eastern will go up against the Huskies who hold a 4-2 record this season and are coming...

Panthers head to Kentucky for first time in five years

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

The Eastern men’s soccer team will head to Kentucky for the first time since 2010 to take on the University of Kentucky. Sophomore goalkeeper Mike Novotny expects the Wildcats to be a tough team. The Wildcats have received votes to be ranked in the top 25 “We cannot take plays off because...

Cherry brings experience to women’s soccer

Eastern head coach Jason Cherry gives a pregame pep talk to his players.

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2015

In his third year as coach, fourth at Eastern overall, Jason Cherry is looking forward to many great games ahead of him and his team. But, Cherry also has reason to look back on a solid and memorable career. Cherry grew up in South Bend, Ind. where he had the opportunity to train with members of...

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