The Daily Eastern News

Baseball continues conference play against Tennessee Tech Friday

Baseball continues conference play against Tennessee Tech Friday

Oscar Rzodkiewicz, Baseball Reporter

March 21, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Eastern baseball team hits the road this weekend for a three-game series with OVC foe Tennessee Tech. The Panthers (8-11, 2-4 OVC) got the day off on Wednesday after their matchup with Evansville was canceled, making their last contest a 2-run shutout against Butler on Tuesday. First up on the...

Men’s basketball team bounces back with 67-60 win over Tennessee Tech

Men’s basketball team bounces back with 67-60 win over Tennessee Tech

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Like every conference game thus far, the Eastern men’s basketball team had a close finish against Tennessee Tech Saturday, winning 67-60. In each of the Panthers’ first four conference games, Eastern has either won or lost by an average 5.75 points. Also just like the first three conference...

Panthers softball team set for four games at home

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

For just the third time all season, the Eastern softball team has lost back-to-back games, which is the team's longest losing streak of the year. These two losses came in the same day, against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, and both ended on walk offs in the seventh inning. In the first game on Tu...

Golden Eagles score 24 straight to beat Panthers

Golden Eagles score 24 straight to beat Panthers

Adam Shay, Baseball Reporter

April 1, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

After a game time of 4 hours, 51 minutes, 24 unanswered runs, and a meteor shower of home runs, Sunday’s loss against Tennessee Tech is a game to forget for the Eastern baseball team. Looking to avoid being swept this weekend, the Panthers were greeted with an incredible offensive explosion as the...

Men’s tennis starts conference play 0-2

Vince Lovergine, Men's Tennis Reporter

March 18, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

Over the course of spring break, the Eastern men’s tennis team played four matches, and opened OVC play this past weekend. On March 9, the Panthers fell to Illinois State 7-0, but Eastern quickly turned it around with a 5-4 win over Rose-Hulman, giving the Panthers their fourth victory of the spring...

Volleyball at home for Homecoming

Volleyball at home for Homecoming

Kaitlin Cordes, Volleyball Reporter

October 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Eastern volleyball team will host Tennessee Tech and Jacksonville State for Homecoming weekend. This is the only time the Panthers have played either team this season. Jacksonville State is tied with Eastern in conference rankings, entering the match at 4-4. Tennessee Tech is seeded last in the conferen...

Women’s soccer team has 2 upcoming home matches

Dillan Schorfheide, Women's Soccer Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

This weekend provides Eastern’s women’s soccer team with two chances to end the six-match losing streak. The chance to end the streak could not come at a better time for the Panthers as Sunday is senior day. While Eastern is trying to end the streak, doing so has more implications: the team ne...

Eastern seeking 3rd-straight OVC win

Eastern seeking 3rd-straight OVC win

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Eastern football team picked up two wins to start Ohio Valley Conference play by matching scores of 19-16, and the defense has been the anchor for the Panthers to start play and for the entire season so far. It has taken some time for the offense to get going. It is starting to, but still has a wa...

Baseball continues to fall after being swept

Baseball continues to fall after being swept

Maher Kawash, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

It’s a tie game in the top of the ninth with two outs, two strikes, and the bases loaded. The Panther fans are cheering and waiting anxiously, and the Eastern dugout is silent in anticipation as junior Jake Haberer gears up for another pitch on the mound. Haberer gets the sign from his catcher,...

Eastern’s bats quiet in four losses

Eastern’s bats quiet in four losses

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

March 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Eastern softball team went into the weekend with a perfect 3-0 record in Ohio Valley Conference play, but after a pair of shutouts, a 13-1 loss and a 5-1 loss, the Panthers now have a 3-4 record. The Panthers went on a road trip down south to take on Jacksonville State and Tennessee Tech and came...

Panthers to face Tennessee Tech in OVC gauntlet

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015


Filed under Homecoming, Sports

With a record of 3-0, there is no doubt that the Eastern football team is off to a good start in Ohio Valley Conference play. The same cannot be said for this Saturday’s opponent, Tennessee Tech, which has lost its last three games, to what coach Kim Dameron called the Ohio Valley Conference’s gaun...

Eastern football takes off for Tennesee Tech

Eastern football takes off for Tennesee Tech

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

October 30, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For Eastern coach Kim Dameron, the Panthers’ matchup against Tennessee Tech gives his team the chance to once again become more balanced offensively. For the first time since being named the outright starting quarterback, Jalen Whitlow threw for less than 100 yards, as Eastern defeated Tennessee...

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