The Daily Eastern News

Men’s soccer team hits the road one last time

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2015

The Eastern Illinois men’s soccer team will hit the road for the final time this season as they head to Edwardsville to take on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Tuesday at 7pm. As there are just two games left in the season, time is running out for Eastern to improve on their win total from l...

Walk-on Kyle Callender beats the odds

Senior Kyle Callendar sends the ball up during the Panthers' 2-1 loss to Northern Kentucky on Oct. 21 at Lakeside Field.

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

The odds of succeeding as a walk-on in any sport are unfavorable, but Kyle Callender has proven otherwise for the men’s soccer team in his final season. Callender walked on to join the soccer team during his freshman year, and is now one of the most important guys on the team as the captain during...

Men’s soccer coach passion leads to success

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2015

Eastern men’s soccer coach Kiki Lara holds a passion for soccer stronger than most passions people have for anything in their life. Lara was born in Las Cruces, New Mexico, which is where his love for the game of soccer began. Lara said soccer became a vital part of his life when he was just...

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...

Men’s soccer team off to bleak start

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2015

Coming off a season where the Eastern Illinois men’s soccer team won just three games, the team had a chip on their shoulder to become a more competitive team this season. But this season has been more of the same. Things have not particularly gone as planned for the Panthers as they hold a ....

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...

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