The Daily Eastern News

Volleyball team finds growth in loss

Volleyball team finds growth in loss

Maher Kawash, Volleyball Reporter

August 30, 2016

On a team with no seniors out of six newcomers, growth and improvement are focal points in any sport and especially volleyball. That was the case for the Eastern volleyball team Tuesday night as it fell to Butler in five sets. The Panthers played arguably their best match of the season thus far,...

Volleyball team set for new campaign

Maher Kawash, Volleyball Reporter

August 21, 2016

The Eastern volleyball team wrapped up its preseason action with the annual blue and gray inter-squad scrimmage Sunday afternoon, and the gray team swept the two set match. Although the scrimmage was opened with a laid back game of rock, paper, scissors to decide which side gets first serve, th...

Eastern volleyball team headed to OVC tournament

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 18, 2015

The Eastern volleyball team’s regular season is over and it is time for the Ohio Valley Conference tournament in Murray, Ky. where the Panthers will play as the No. 3 seed. The Panthers finished the regular season with an 11-5 record and will be taking on No. 6 Tennessee Tech who finished with a...

Eastern volleyball nears season’s end

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 9, 2015

The season is winding down for the Eastern volleyball as they only have two more matches before they head to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament Nov. 19. All season long the Panthers have been preparing for the OVC tournament, although the hope of hosting it is not going to happen, they will be...

Volleyball team in third for OVC late in season

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 4, 2015

The Eastern volleyball team has four matches left in the regular season and is currently in third place in the Ohio Valley Conference standings behind Belmont and first place Murray State. Eastern is 9-3 on the season with one of those wins coming against Murray State who had not lost a match and...

Panther volleyball team breaks losing streak

Sean Hastings, Assistant Sports Editor

October 12, 2015

The Eastern volleyball team split a pair of matches over the weekend after dropping in straight sets to Murray State Friday and then defeating Austin Peay in straight sets Saturday. Austin Peay has really struggled to get in the win column, as they were 0-4 prior to losing to the Panthers Saturday. Even...

Volleyball team starts 2-0 at top of conference

Sean Hastings, Assistant Sports Editor

September 28, 2015

Senior Stephanie Wallace breaking the all-time digs record for Eastern was a highlight of the weekend but like she said, winning is more important and that is exactly what the Panthers did on Friday and Saturday in Lantz Arena. The Panthers have started the season 2-0 as well as Murray State and...

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