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

Freshman Karla Contreras returns the ball back to junior Abby Carpenter at practice Sept. 21 in the Darling Courts. Contreras said her faith and religion is what keeps her positive.

Tennis player fueled by faith

Parker Valentine, Tennis Reporter October 3, 2017

Warm, muggy-morning training and long afternoons of homework. That was the life of Eastern freshman Karla Contreras. Contreras hails from downtown Panama City, Panama. She comes from an environment where...

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