The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

COLUMN: Time to visit The Covered Bridge Festival

COLUMN: Time to visit The Covered Bridge Festival

Maya Kurth, Columnist October 21, 2021

I love festivals and jump at every opportunity to be able to attend one, so given the opportunity to go to The Covered Bridge Festival this Monday, I took it. I had never been, despite being told about...

Indiana quarterback Michael Penix Jr. fires a pass down the field in Indianas 52-0 win over Eastern on Saturday. Indiana had over 400 yards passing in its win.

Opinion: Eastern’s secondary needs to improve its receiver coverage

Dillan Schorfheide, Sports Editor September 7, 2019

BLOOMINGTON, Ind- Joe Caputo hit his hands against his helmet after tackling Indiana’s Ty Fryfogle, knowing Fryfogle just secured a first down that lead to Indiana’s second touchdown of the game. With...

Eastern quarterback Johnathan Brantley tries to escape pressure in Easterns 52-0 loss to Indiana on Saturday. Brantley was sacked twice in the game.

Indiana dominates Eastern in 52-0 win

JJ Bullock, Editor-in-Chief September 7, 2019

BLOOMINGTON, Ind- The game was never really in question. From the first drive of the game, in which Indiana marched down the field for a game-opening touchdown, to the final moments of what would end...

Long road trip ahead for women’s tennis team

Dillan Schorfheide, Women's Tennis Reporter February 8, 2018

Eastern’s women’s tennis team has less time to celebrate its first two victories than it normally would because the Panthers have to get ready for three matches this weekend, instead of the usual two...

Senior Jared Woodson forehands the ball at the Panthers’ practice in Lantz Field House Oct. 25. Woodson dropped his doubles match this weekend at Indiana in the Panthers first meet of the season.

Men’s tennis team drops first spring match

Vince Lovergine, Men's Tennis Reporter January 16, 2018

The Eastern men’s tennis team opened the 2018 spring schedule on Monday, but it did not serve up all too well for the Panthers. Eastern started the new campaign against Indiana, and could not find...

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...

Depth to be key for swim teams at Evansville

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor October 28, 2015

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim team will dive back into competition this weekend for the first time in two weeks when they swim at Evansville. The Panthers started their season when they...

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