John Rees may have accepted to use a wheelchair to compete in basketball while in college, but the 51-year-old father of two has never accepted less than the best when it came to influencing young lives. The former Central Valley and Eastern Washington wrestler and longtime coach at Evergreen Junior High in Spokane never let […]
If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. This was not the case with Eastern starting free safety Deonta Birdsong and sophomore corner back Chasen Walker, but it could be. The newly acquired transfers from the now-defunct Cal State Northridge program have jumped ship, north, to Cheney as part of the mature recruiting class the Eagles […]
After a rough, but beneficial road trip, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team will be home for the first time in a month to host visiting Idaho State and Portland State on Friday night at Reese Court.The last six-game road trip was tough (4 losses) but also inspiring for the Eagles that defeated the University […]
Robyn Sonju-Felder, Eagles Middle blocker Sonju-Felder, was recently selected to the All-Big Sky Conference first team after leading all other players in the nine team conference in hitting percentage of .385. The junior was also named the Top Newcomer of the Year for her outstanding first year with the Eagles.
The Athletic Department is starting a few new programs intended to help generate school spirit and support athletic teams. The first new program will be is a student fan club called the Eagles’ Nest. The Eagles’ Nest is being modeled after many university fan clubs that are established and will offer many different benefits. For […]