The Daily Eastern News

Softball team excited for big games in 2018

Softball team excited for big games in 2018

Sean Hastings and JJ Bullock, Sports Editor and Assistant Sports Editor

November 29, 2017

Opening day may be nearly three-months away, but the Eastern softball team is already looking forward to what the season will bring. The Panthers will open their season Feb. 9 in Lafayette, Louisiana in the University of Lafayette Spring Tournament. Conference play begins on March 24 for Eastern with ...

Furlin defies odds, sets a new standard for setbacks

Furlin defies odds, sets a new standard for setbacks

Maria Baldwin, Features Reporter

August 31, 2016

To many athletes, having a setback can allow them to grow and become a stronger and versatile athlete. For Gina Furlin, a redshirt freshman on the volleyball team, her setback caused her to completely reinvent the way she played on the volleyball court, and was almost fatal. Furlin redshirted her...

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