Eitan Mendelson


Sophomore pitcher poised for strong EMU career

Eagles’ pitcher Jenna Ignowski led the softball team to an 8-0 lead over the University of Detroit Mercy Tuesday in game one of a double header. The Eagles won game two 15-7. Ignowski, a sophomore, pitched six innings, giving up two hits with six strikeouts and three walks.

Record breaker exceeds team's expectations

Not only did the Eastern Michigan women’s track and field team clinch the Mid-American Conference title last month, but it did so in style led by sophomore sprinter Ashlee Abraham. Abraham broke the record for fastest 60-meter dash in a MAC title meet, removing Ball State’s Latasha Jenkins from the first place spot in the record book after 12 years

Gymnasts defeat Air Force

The Eagles gymnastics team notched its third win of the season on Saturday when they knocked off Air Force, 191.500-188.175.

Griffin, McGee will shine at all-star gala

**The 60th annual NBA All-Star Weekend is set to take place in Los Angles this weekend and should be filled with celebrities, rookies, dunks and skills. The weekend kicks off Friday night with the T-Mobile rookie challenge, a game played between this year’s top rookies and top second-year players. Representing the rookies is Los Angeles Clippers’ Blake Griffin, who is also in the dunk contest and a reserve to the West All-Star Game.

Heat is up, Cavs are down

Despite taking his talents to South Beach over the summer and losing credibility because of it, Miami forward LeBron James has been putting up MVP-caliber stats this season.

EMU men's basketball overcomes Akron at home, 60-56

Senior forward Brandon Bowdry added another double-double to his list of accomplishments Wednesday night as the Eastern Michigan University men’s basketball team beat the Akron Zips, 60-56, at the Convocation Center.

Eagles finish fourth in gymnastics tourney

The Eastern Michigan University gymnastics team placed fourth (188.975) in the annual Redbird Quad Tournament Sunday hosted by second place finisher Illinois State University (192.025). MAC-rival Central Michigan University was also there and placed first (193.375), with University of Chicago-Illinois (189.975) , taking third.