Date archive for January, 2015
By Bret Shroats On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
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Eastern Kentucky Ace is #1 in the Country

Eastern Kentucky softball senior ace pitcher was rated #1 in the country by Fastpitch News. Here’s what they had to say about Pittsenbarger. “She may not have been the first person that came to mind, More...

By Bret Shroats On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Softball will be Battle Tested Early and Often.

The Eastern Kentucky softball team was recently voted into third place during the OVC preseason poll. Only last season champions. SIU-E and Jacksonville State were picked above the Lady Colonels. The Colonels will More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Women’s Basketball Looks to Get Back on Track at Murray State and Tennessee Tech

  RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky women’s basketball team will be on the road this week, with games against Murray State and Tennessee Tech. The Colonels (6-9, 1-4 OVC) will look to get back in More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Colonels prep for road swing

  JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – After playing its final two home games of the month, Eastern Kentucky takes to the road for games at Jacksonville State and Tennessee Tech this week. Thursday’s game at JSU, More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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EKU Softball Among Preseason Favorites to Win OVC Title

  RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University softball team was predicted to finish third in the Ohio Valley Conference for the 2015 season. The order of finish was voted upon by the league’s head More...

By Darrell Jordan On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Walden On Mid-Major Player Of The Year Watch List

  BOSTON, Mass. – Eastern Kentucky senior Corey Walden is one of 40 players from across the country chosen to the Lou Henson Award Mid-Season Watch List, CollegeInsider.com announced on Wednesday. The Lou More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Walden Earns Two Player Of The Week Awards

  BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky senior Corey Walden was chosen as the adidas Ohio Valley Conference Co-Player of the Week. Walden was also chosen as the OVC Player of the Week by CollegeSportsMadness.com. The More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Colonels ranked 21st in final FCS Polls

  RICHMOND, Ky. – The two major NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) polls released their final rankings of the 2014 season today. The Eastern Kentucky University football team was ranked No. 21 More...

By Darrell Jordan On Thursday, January 8th, 2015
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Colonel Athletic Director Mark Sandy leaves to take AD post at Ball State

Mark Sandy and the men’s tennis team celebrated the OVC championship in 2011. RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University Director of Athletics Mark Sandy is stepping down from his current position to take More...

By Darrell Jordan On Monday, January 5th, 2015
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Richardson named OVC Co-Newcomer of the Week

  Denzel Richardson a junior guard from Baltimore, Md. was named OVC Co-Newcomer of the Week.  Richardson averaged 11.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.0 assists/game while hitting 40 percent (6-of-15) More...