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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

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Freshman middle hitter Allie Hueston and freshman outside hitter Maria Brown attempt a block during a match against Southeast Missouri on Friday in Lantz Arena.  The Panthers lost to the Redhawks 3-2.  The Panthers beat Tennessee-Martin on Saturday 3-0 to improve to 5-7 in the OVC and 11-14 overall.

Hueston lifts Panthers in sweep over Skyhawks

Blake Nash , Staff Reporter November 2, 2014

Allie Hueston’s 15 kills, while not enough for a win Friday night, led the Eastern volleyball team to its first sweep in Ohio Valley Conference play, with a win over Tennessee-Martin on Saturday in Lantz...

Red-shirt junior outside hitter Kelsey Brooke serves the ball against Jacksonville State on Nov. 11 at Lantz Arena.

Price leads Eastern to reunion at Penn State

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter September 19, 2014

Eastern volleyball returns to action this Friday at the Penn State Alumni Classic. During this final preseason tournament it will take on East Carolina and Penn State on Friday and DePaul and Illinois-Chicago...

Price returns to Penn State

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter September 16, 2014

The Eastern volleyball team will head east to Penn State for its final early-season tournament Friday. Penn State is currently ranked No. 3 in the nation, following victories over American University,...

Junior libero Stephanie Wallace makes a play in a game on Oct. 5 in Lantz Arena.  The Panthers beat the Tennessee State Tigers 3-1.

Volleyball to face Iowa

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter September 11, 2014

When Eastern volleyball coach Kate Price looked at the 2014 schedule, she saw at least two familiar non-conference foes. Her alma mater Penn State and Iowa represented two teams from the larger Big Ten...

Senior outside hitter Reynae Hutchinson sets the ball up to senior middle blocker Amy Martin in a game on Nov. 8 at Lantz Arena.  The Panthers beat the Gamecocks 3-1.

Panthers set for rematch against Leathernecks

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter September 4, 2014

The Eastern volleyball team will play in its second tournament of the year, as the Panthers head to Western Illinois this on Friday. Eastern shutout the Lethernecks on Saturday at Ball State, winning...

Junior outside hitter, Chelsea Lee, spikes the ball during the Eastern Womens Volleyball team game against Southern Illinois University-Edwards last season.

Volleyball ready for Ball State challenge

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter August 28, 2014

Eastern’s volleyball team will compete in its first match, Friday, since the five-set match that ended its 2013 season at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships. This weekend the Panthers begin...

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