Date archive for April, 2014
By admin On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Three EKU Football Players Named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society

RICHMOND, Ky. – Three former Eastern Kentucky University football players – Jordan Berry, Tyler Horn and Ichiro Vance – were named to the 2014 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, as announced by the National Football More...

By Bret Shroats On Saturday, April 26th, 2014
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Jane Worthinginton Picks Up Number 600

  With just two OVC series left in the regular season the EKU softball team finds itself in the middle of a tight race for the top spot. The Colonels currently sit in fourth but just three games out of the More...

By Bret Shroats On Friday, April 25th, 2014
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Austin Peay Walks Off Against Colonels

  With under a month to go teams will start looking to position themselves in the OVC Tournament. The top six teams will compete in the playoffs for a bid into the NCAA tournament. With Eastern Kentucky (20-22, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 24th, 2014
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Sun Belt a no go for the Colonels

  The Maroon Nation had learned that the Sun Belt had decided to expand by using current FBS teams which leaves the Colonels out. Sun Belt officials were scheduled to visit Eastern’s campus on May 5th More...

By Bret Shroats On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
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Eastern Kentucky Picks Up Road Victory at Miami (Ohio)

Exactly one week ago Miami (Ohio) Redhawks traveled to Richmond, Ky and knocked off the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Today the Colonels beat the Redhawks 3-1. Last Wednesday the Redhawks (18-22) beat the Colonels More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
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Colonels Come Up Short In Bid To Repeat As OVC Women’s Golf Champions

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – In its bid for back-to-back Ohio Valley Conference Championships, the Eastern Kentucky University’s women’s golf team came up just short during the final round on Wednesday. More...

By Bret Shroats On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
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Eastern Kentucky Splits with Northern Kentucky

  The Eastern Kentucky Colonels softball team kept on winning today as they defeated the Northern Kentucky Norse 7-4 in the first game of a double header but lost 2-1 in the second game today. With the victory More...

By Bret Shroats On Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Softball Races Past Murray State

Eastern Kentucky Colonels beat Murray State Racers twice on Good Friday. Eastern Kentucky (24-15, 12-5 OVC) was led by Leanna Pittsenbarger in both games, although she would come in for relief in game two. In game More...

By Bret Shroats On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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Colonels Fall to Miami (Ohio)

  Eastern Kentucky and Miami (Ohio) stepped out of their respected conferences for a midweek showdown. The game between was originally scheduled for Tuesday night but was pushed back to Wednesday night due More...

By Bret Shroats On Saturday, April 12th, 2014
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Eastern Kentucky Wins Twice on Historical Night.

President Benson threw the first pitch at the EKU-Belmont night game.   Eastern Kentucky Colonels softball team beat Belmont 4-3 in game one before hosting their first night game in program history. Eastern More...