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Thursday 12/05/2019
Men's Basketball Gets Defensive in 56-51 Victory Over IUPUI
Posted: December 05, 2019

Morehead State men's basketball held visiting IUPUI to just one field goal in the final 13 minutes of the first half and used a 15-0 run to end the half en route to gutting out a 56-51 victory over the Jaguars Wednesday at Johnson Arena.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Thursday, December 5, 2019 2:33 pm.

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Sunday 11/24/2019
Football Falls Just Short in 2019 Season Finale
Updated: November 24, 2019 - 1:58 pm

 In less than ideal weather conditions, Morehead State football came up just short in its 2019 season finale Saturday. The Eagles rallied from a 21-6 deficit but saw a couple of late Stetson drives be successful as the Eagles fell 31-16 at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in Media, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, November 24, 2019 1:49 pm. Updated: 1:58 pm.

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Friday 11/22/2019
Women's Basketball Fights To End In Setback at No.13 Kentucky
Updated: November 22, 2019 - 3:41 pm

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Morehead State Women's Basketball team won the rebounding battle and saw three players crack double-figures in scoring before suffering a 79-54 setback against No. 13 Kentucky on Thursday evening at Memorial Coliseum. 

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, November 22, 2019 3:02 pm. Updated: 3:41 pm.

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Tuesday 11/19/2019
Women's Basketball Takes Care of Business against Midway (Ky.)
Updated: November 20, 2019 - 11:10 am

Six players achieved double-digit scoring totals as Morehead State Women's Basketball defeated Midway (Ky.) 107-55 on Tuesday evening at Johnson Arena in the final game of the Eagle Invitational Presented by Downtown BP of Morehead.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:10 pm. Updated: 11:10 am.

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Sunday 11/17/2019
Kirkwood Posts Double-Double as Women's Basketball Defeats Saint Francis (Pa.)
Updated: November 18, 2019 - 11:04 am

Freshman guard Ariel Kirkwood scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds as the Morehead State Women's Basketball team earned a 65-54 victory over Saint Francis (Pa.) in the Eagle Invitational Presented by Downtown BP of Morehead on Sunday afternoon at Johnson Arena.

Posted in Online features, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, November 17, 2019 5:55 pm. Updated: 11:04 am.

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Men’s Hoops Defeats Maryland Eastern Shore, Propels to 4-0
Updated: November 17, 2019 - 10:31 am

Morehead State men's basketball utilized balanced scoring and a hard-nosed defensive presence to setback Maryland Eastern Shore, 76-53 Saturday night at Johnson Arena.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Sunday, November 17, 2019 12:01 am. Updated: 10:31 am.

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Saturday 11/16/2019
Women's Basketball Turns Over Hatters But Has Comeback Fall Short
Updated: November 18, 2019 - 7:27 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Despite a defensive effort that caused 34 turnovers and produced 13 steals, the Morehead State Women's Basketball team fell to Stetson, 58-55, in the opening game of the Eagle Invitational Presented by Downtown BP of Morehead at Johnson Arena on Friday evening. 

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, November 16, 2019 8:54 am. Updated: 7:27 pm.

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Monday 11/11/2019
Alexa Potts excels on and off the range
Updated: November 11, 2019 - 5:20 pm

A quiet bang. The smell of gun powder. The sound of a bolt racking a new bullet into place.

Posted in Life and arts, News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, November 11, 2019 2:47 pm. Updated: 5:20 pm.

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Sunday 11/10/2019
Volleyball Concludes Home Schedule with Senior Day Festivities Saturday
Posted: November 10, 2019

Playing at Johnson Arena for the final time in the 2019 regular season, Morehead State volleyball dropped its home finale to Jacksonville State. The Gamecocks (17-9, 11-3 OVC) defeated the Eagles (20-7, 11-3) in straight sets by scores of 25-19, 25-22, and 25-18.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Sunday, November 10, 2019 4:51 pm.

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Friday 11/08/2019
Morehead State volleyball keeps OVC lead alive
Updated: November 08, 2019 - 9:20 pm

Looking to extend upon it's Ohio Valley Conference-leading home record, Morehead State (20-6, 11-2 OVC) defended its nest Friday, defeating Tennessee Tech (10-16, 6-7) in four sets. The Eagles downed the Golden Eagles by scores of 20-25, 25-21, 25-23, and 25-23.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, November 8, 2019 9:16 pm. Updated: 9:20 pm.

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Gordon is Morehead State's winningest coach
Updated: November 08, 2019 - 8:53 pm

With Morehead State volleyball's win over Tennessee Tech Friday, head coach Jaime Gordon has surpassed former Morehead State baseball head coach Steve Hamilton to become the winningest head coach in Morehead State University's history.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, November 8, 2019 8:50 pm. Updated: 8:53 pm.

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Wednesday 11/06/2019
MSU men win opener in double OT
Updated: November 06, 2019 - 10:13 am

Morehead State men's basketball picked up a gut-check victory in the first game out in the 2019-20 season as the Eagles outlasted visiting Samford 90-86 in double overtime at Johnson Arena Tuesday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:51 am. Updated: 10:13 am.

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Sunday 11/03/2019
Rifle Eagles sweep UT Martin
Updated: November 03, 2019 - 9:17 pm

The Morehead State Rifle team celebrated its senior day Sunday by completing a sweep of visiting UT Martin.

Posted in News, Sports, Media on Sunday, November 3, 2019 9:04 pm. Updated: 9:17 pm.

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Saturday 11/02/2019
MSU football fall to Dayton
Updated: November 02, 2019 - 6:43 pm

 In a contest that featured 1,037 total offensive yards combined by Morehead State and Dayton, the Eagle football team came up on the short end of a 49-35 contest to the Flyers at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, November 2, 2019 6:39 pm. Updated: 6:43 pm.

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Friday 11/01/2019
MSU women use strong second half for the win.
Updated: November 01, 2019 - 11:13 pm

The Morehead State Women's Basketball team scored a 77-68 exhibition victory over Hillsdale (Mich.) on Friday evening at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Mobile, Sports on Friday, November 1, 2019 11:08 pm. Updated: 11:13 pm.

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Tuesday 10/29/2019
Eagles use the post in KCU exhibition
Updated: October 29, 2019 - 11:14 pm

Morehead State men's basketball used the power of the paint and efficient ball movement Tuesday night to score a 86-47 exhibition victory over visiting Kentucky Christian at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 11:08 pm. Updated: 11:14 pm.

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Saturday 10/26/2019
Overall Team Effort Pushes Volleyball Past SIUE
Updated: October 26, 2019 - 6:32 pm

Looking to snap a six-game losing streak to SIUE, Morehead State volleyball did just that Saturday afternoon, outlasting SIUE in a five-set affair. The Eagles (17-6, 8-2 OVC) defeated the Cougars (11-11, 7-3) by scores of 25-22, 25-17, 23-25, 25-27, and 15-10.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:26 pm. Updated: 6:32 pm.

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Friday 10/25/2019
Morehead sweeps Eastern Illinois
Updated: October 25, 2019 - 8:23 pm

Returning home following a two-game road detour, Morehead State volleyball collected their shovels and went to work, sweeping Eastern Illinois Friday night. The Eagles (16-6, 7-2 OVC) downed the Panthers (2-19, 1-8 OVC) by scores of 25-15, 25-9, and 25-19.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, October 25, 2019 8:20 pm. Updated: 8:23 pm.

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Wednesday 10/23/2019
McCarson's favorite professor
Updated: October 24, 2019 - 8:16 pm

Danielle McCarson came to Morehead State University for the family atmosphere, and another reason she stayed was her favorite professor. 

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 7:22 pm. Updated: 8:16 pm.

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Sunday 10/20/2019
Morehead soccer plays EKU to a draw
Updated: October 21, 2019 - 6:11 pm

Despite losing playing one-woman down for over two-thirds of its match, the Morehead State Soccer team found a way to grind out a 0-0 double-overtime draw against Ohio Valley Conference rivals Eastern Kentucky on Sunday afternoon in their final match of the 2019 season at MSU Recreation & Wellness Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, October 20, 2019 10:22 pm. Updated: 6:11 pm.

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Saturday 10/19/2019
Eagles take down Butler in homecoming game
Updated: October 19, 2019 - 6:40 pm

Quarterback Mark Pappasthrew for a career-high 300 yards and three touchdowns and defensive end Vaughn Taylor recorded 3.5 tackles, including a sack and a half as the Morehead State football team outlasted Butler 31-20 for a Homecoming victory at Jayne Stadium Saturday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 19, 2019 5:08 pm. Updated: 6:40 pm.

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Thursday 10/17/2019
Basketball players prepare for upcoming season
Updated: October 17, 2019 - 5:04 pm

Morehead State University men and women basketball teams hosted the annual Media Day which previewed the Eagles’ upcoming season that’s just around the corner.    

Posted in Life and arts, News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, October 17, 2019 4:54 pm. Updated: 5:04 pm.

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Wednesday 10/16/2019
Lohmeier tops 1,000 in Eagle loss
Updated: October 16, 2019 - 7:51 am

For the final time this season, Morehead State volleyball faced a non-conference opponent, going toe-to-toe with West Virginia Tuesday night. The Eagles (14-5) kept it close throughout before ultimately dropping to the Mountaineers (10-8) in four sets.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 7:35 am. Updated: 7:51 am.

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Friday 10/11/2019
Late rally falls short for soccer V. Skyhawks
Updated: October 11, 2019 - 10:20 pm

Sophomore Nicole Palmerscored a penalty-kick goal in the 87th minute but Morehead State Soccer's late rally attempt ultimately fell short in a 2-1 setback against UT Martin on an overcast Friday evening at MSU Recreation & Wellness Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, October 11, 2019 10:11 pm. Updated: 10:20 pm.

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Wednesday 10/09/2019
Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Four Games over Eastern Kentucky with Wednesday Sweep
Updated: October 09, 2019 - 9:13 pm

Looking to extend their winning streak over their in-state rival, Morehead State volleyball did so in grand fashion Wednesday night. The Eagles (13-4, 4-1 OVC) swept Eastern Kentucky (6-13, 1-4), taking the match by scores of 25-18, 25-22, and 25-15.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:06 pm. Updated: 9:13 pm.

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Saturday 10/05/2019
RIFLE WINS 2019-20 SEASON OPENER AGAINST NORTH GEORGIA
Posted: October 05, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State rifle opened its 2019-20 season with a home victory over North Georgia Saturday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:46 pm.

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MSU falls to Davidson in PFL opener
Updated: October 05, 2019 - 9:55 pm

Despite outscoring Davidson 21-0 in the fourth quarter, the Morehead State Football team dropped its opening Pioneer Football League game of 2019 with a 42-31 setback against the Wildcats on a sunny Saturday afternoon at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports on Saturday, October 5, 2019 6:06 pm. Updated: 9:55 pm.

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Soccer Falls in closing moments to Murray State
Updated: October 05, 2019 - 6:05 am

After Morehead State Soccer tied the match at 1-1 on a goal by senior Ashley Ritchie in the 86th minute, Murray State's Izzy Heckman banged in the match-winning goal from 20-yards out with under a minute remaining to give the Racers a 2-1 victory over the Eagles in Ohio Valley Conference play on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 5, 2019 5:56 am. Updated: 6:05 am.

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Monday 09/30/2019
Soccer shuts out Purdue Fort Wayne
Updated: September 30, 2019 - 8:59 am

Haley Nelson and Caitlyn Burdine each scored a goal Sunday to beat Purdue Fort Wayne 2-1 in Morehead.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, September 30, 2019 8:48 am. Updated: 8:59 am.

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Saturday 09/28/2019
Total Team Effort Propels Volleyball Past Tennessee State
Updated: September 28, 2019 - 4:50 pm

Picking up where it left off last night, Morehead State volleyball improved to 2-0 in Ohio Valley Conference play with a straight-set victory over Tennessee State Saturday afternoon. The Eagles (11-3, 2-0 OVC) took the match, sweeping the Tigers (8-7, 1-1) by scores of 25-18, 25-11, and 25-18.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 28, 2019 4:41 pm. Updated: 4:50 pm.

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Friday 09/27/2019
Last-second goal takes out Belmont in soccer
Updated: September 27, 2019 - 9:47 pm

With three seconds remaining in the match, Morehead State Soccer sophomore defender Nicole Palmerscored the game-winning goal as the Eagles defeated Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont 1-0 on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, September 27, 2019 9:36 pm. Updated: 9:47 pm.

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Volleyball opens conference a winner
Updated: September 27, 2019 - 9:25 pm

Opening conference play on its home floor, Morehead State volleyball improved to 7-0 at Johnson Arena, defeating Belmont in four sets. The Eagles (10-3, 1-0 OVC) dropped the first set 20-25 to the Bruins (1-15, 0-1) before reeling off three straight set victories (25-21, 25-16, and 25-15) for the victory.

Posted in News, Sports, Media on Friday, September 27, 2019 9:22 pm. Updated: 9:25 pm.

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Monday 09/23/2019
Volleyball Downs Southeastern Louisiana to Complete Undefeated Weekend
Posted: September 23, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. – For the second time this season, Morehead State volleyball completes a perfect weekend at home, sweeping Southeastern Louisiana to the 2019 Comfort Inn-Vitational. The Eagles (9-3) downed the Lions (5-9) by scores of 25-13, 25-16, and 25-19 to take the match in straight sets.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, September 23, 2019 10:52 am.

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Thursday 09/19/2019
MSU volleyball ends losing streak against Marshall
Updated: September 19, 2019 - 10:25 pm

Ending a five-game losing skid to regional rival Marshall, Morehead State volleyball snapped the streak in grand fashion Thursday night. The Eagles (7-3) defeated the Thundering Herd (7-4) in a five-set thriller to bring the volleyball version of the Ellis T. Johnson Trophy back home.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:14 pm. Updated: 10:25 pm.

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Saturday 09/14/2019
Second half rally leads Eagles over KSU
Updated: September 14, 2019 - 11:02 pm

After falling behind 14-0 early in the first quarter, the Morehead State Football team ran away with a 73-34 victory over nearby foe Kentucky Christian thanks to a huge second-half effort on Saturday afternoon at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:45 pm. Updated: 11:02 pm.

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Late Goal Propels Wright State Over Soccer
Updated: September 14, 2019 - 1:21 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – After taking a 1-0 lead into halftime, the Morehead State Soccer team succumbed to Wright State, 2-1, on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 14, 2019 1:17 pm. Updated: 1:21 pm.

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Saturday 09/07/2019
Volleyball Eagles sweep Providence
Updated: September 07, 2019 - 4:52 pm

The Morehead State volleyball Eagles swept Providence College 3-0 during the Morehead State Eagle Challenge  

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 7, 2019 4:48 pm. Updated: 4:52 pm.

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Friday 09/06/2019
Soccer falls in double OT
Updated: September 06, 2019 - 11:38 pm

With four seconds remaining in the second golden-goal overtime period, Miami (Ohio) forward Lyda Bogdanovitch netted a breakaway goal to give the Redhawks a 2-1 victory over Morehead State Soccer on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, September 6, 2019 11:08 pm. Updated: 11:38 pm.

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Sunday 09/01/2019
Soccer claws back for first win of 2019
Updated: September 01, 2019 - 8:03 pm

The 2019 Morehead State Soccer team etched itself in history with a 2-1 win over Akron on Sunday evening as the victory marked the program's first-ever victory on their new home field, the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, September 1, 2019 7:53 pm. Updated: 8:03 pm.

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Thursday 08/29/2019
Eagles crush Union in opener
Updated: August 29, 2019 - 11:19 pm

Morehead State sophomore quarterback Mark Pappas tossed for 236 yards and three scores in his first career start as he helped power the football Eagles to a 44-7 victory over Union (Ky.) on a picture-perfect Thursday evening at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, August 29, 2019 9:50 pm. Updated: 11:19 pm.

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Wednesday 08/28/2019
Casting for opportunities
Updated: August 28, 2019 - 6:49 pm

Youth Bass Tournament
Head Coach Steve Caudill and Kendal Brown a senior at Rowan County Senior High School preapar to leave the dock on Sunday, August 25, 2019 in Morehead, Ky. Photos by Nacogdoches Miller. Nacogdoches Miller

Posted in Life and arts, News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 5:01 pm. Updated: 6:49 pm.

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Tuesday 08/27/2019
Aoki new baseball coach
Updated: August 28, 2019 - 8:45 am

MOREHEAD Mik Aoki wants to help student-athletes develop their mind, heart and body through the baseball field.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 1:17 pm. Updated: 8:45 am.

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Saturday 08/24/2019
MSU volleyball defeats Bellarmine
Updated: August 24, 2019 - 7:04 pm

 In the team's final tune-up prior to the 2019 season opener, Morehead State volleyball downed Bellarmine in an exhibition match Saturday. The Eagles defeated the Knights in four sets, dropping the first 25-19 before rattling off three straight set victories (25-17, 25-20, and 25-17).

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:38 pm. Updated: 7:04 pm.

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Friday 08/23/2019
Soccer Drops 3-0 Decision Against Butler in Season-Opener
Updated: August 23, 2019 - 12:10 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Butler Bulldogs used three first-half goals to defeat Morehead State Soccer 3-0 in the Eagles inaugural match of 2019 and their first at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field on Thursday evening.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Friday, August 23, 2019 11:51 am. Updated: 12:10 pm.

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Saturday 05/25/2019
Eagles reach final, fall to Jacksonville State
Updated: May 25, 2019 - 8:59 pm

MARION, Ill. -- Morehead State baseball defeated Austin Peay 9-4 Saturday afternoon to reach the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship round for the second straight season, but ultimately it wasn't enough as MSU fell 10-3 to Jacksonville State in the title contest at Rent One Ballpark.

Posted in News, Sports, Media on Saturday, May 25, 2019 8:49 pm. Updated: 8:59 pm.

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Friday 05/24/2019
Eagles alive in OVC after Layne walk-off homer
Updated: May 24, 2019 - 9:18 am

MARION, Ill. -- Facing elimination in the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference baseball tournament, Morehead State junior Ryan Layne made sure his Eagles weren't taking an early two-and-out exit.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, May 24, 2019 9:00 am. Updated: 9:18 am.

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Monday 04/22/2019
Beach Volleyball Wraps Season with a Home Sweep of Louisville
Updated: April 23, 2019 - 1:29 pm

Competing for the final time during the 2019 season, Morehead State beach volleyball collected a pair of wins against an in-state foe. The Eagles (16-7) defeated Louisville in both ends of a dual match, sweeping match one before outlasting the Cardinals in match two, winning 3-2.

Posted in Sports, Media, Mobile on Monday, April 22, 2019 6:20 pm. Updated: 1:29 pm.

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Saturday 04/20/2019
Hammon's Heroics, Leonard's Bat Help Baseball Eagles Take Down EIU Twice Thursday
Posted: April 20, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Senior shortstop Reid Leonard totaled seven hits, including the go-ahead RBI single in the opener, and senior left-fielder Jake Hammon belted a two-out, two-run homer to take the lead in game two as the Morehead State baseball team defeated Eastern Illinois 11-8 and 10-8 in a doubleheader at Allen Field Thursday.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Saturday, April 20, 2019 1:23 pm.

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Friday 04/05/2019
Eagles rout SIUE 10-1 in first of three
Updated: April 05, 2019 - 9:16 pm

Junior lefty Dalton Stambaugh struck out a season-high 10 over 7.2 innings, while the Morehead State baseball bats struck for six doubles and two home runs en route to a 10-1 victory over visiting SIU Edwardsville in an OVC series opening game at Allen Field Friday.

Posted in Sports, News, Media on Friday, April 5, 2019 8:56 pm. Updated: 9:16 pm.

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Monday 04/01/2019
BEACH VOLLEYBALL IMPEACHES GOVERNORS FOR FIRST CONFERENCE VICTORY
Posted: April 01, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Facing Atlantic Sun competition for the first time in program history, Morehead State beach volleyball worked a split versus familiar completion on Saturday. The Eagles (9-4, 1-1 ASUN) dropped the first match of their dual match with Austin Peay (6-10, 2-2) before storming back to claim victory in the second match.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Monday, April 1, 2019 6:11 pm.

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