The Daily Eastern News

Volleyball to face Iowa

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 Conference, but one of those opponents has changed a lot heading into this weekend’s tournament at...

Saalfrank, Wallace named OVC Players of the Week

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2014

Eastern volleyball swept the Ohio Valley Conference players of the week voting this week, as juniors Abby Saalfrank and Stephanie Wallace were named the offensive and defensive players of the week, respectively. Both awards were career firsts for the Panther duo. In last week’s tournament at Western...

Panthers set for rematch against Leathernecks

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 the match in three sets – 25-18, 25-18, and 25-20. The Panthers come in with a 2-1 record with...

Eastern’s Lee, Wallace shine at Ball State

Eastern’s Lee, Wallace shine at Ball State

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

September 1, 2014

It was a tale of two days for the Eastern volleyball team at Ball State during the weekend, as it played in the Ball State Active Ankle Challenge in Muncie, Ind. After losing its opening match to Northern Colorado, Eastern bounced back to finish second in the tournament. On Friday the Panthers...

Volleyball ready for Ball State challenge

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 their quest for the OVC’s top prize, as they take on three teams at the Ball State Active Ank...

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