The Eagle

The current state of Charlotte sports

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

January 14, 2020

With the hiring of new Panthers head coach Matt Rhule, the unknown status of QB Cam Newton and the new management of Dave Tepper, there are more questions than answers for the Carolina Panthers.  Just like the Panthers, Charlotte’s other ...

Lady Eagles Suffer Loss to Rocky River on the road

Story by Kaitlyn Meehan, Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

This past Tuesday, January seventh, East Meck’s varsity women's basketball suffered defeat to the Rocky River Ravens 35-47 in a road conference game. The Lady Eagles did manage to get twelve rebounds as well as several assists. Poi...

Basketball starts hot but fails to finish against Rocky River

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

January 10, 2020

The East Meck varsity basketball team lost in a conference away game against Rocky River Jan. 7 56-62. It was a close hard-fought game for the Eagles that wasn’t decided until the game’s final plays.  They went into the ...

Courtside Commentary: NFL Referees’ poor performance ruins games

Story by Jack Meltsner, Co-Editor-in-chief

December 19, 2019

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees dropped back to pass and delivered a strike to wide-out Tommylee Lewis. Crack! He was met with a thundering blow from Los Angeles Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman before the ball r...

Basketball comes up just short

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

December 12, 2019

The East Meck men’s varsity basketball team lost to JM Robinson 66-63 Dec. 11. This was the closest game the Eagles have played all year. They came out the game sloppy turning the ball over 10 times and going 0/4 on free thr...

Basketball falls to Olympic

Basketball falls to Olympic

December 10, 2019

Boys basketball struggles continue

Story by Kaitlyn Meehan, staff writer

December 8, 2019

The East Meck Varsity Basketball team failed on the road in a tough game against Sun Valley High. Despite the hard work and effort, the Eagles have made with their coach this year, the team continues to fall short of other teams as...

2019 Jim Hayes interventional preview

Story by Kaitlyn Meehan, Staff Writer

December 7, 2019

Years of training will pay off for several East Meck students at the Jim Hayes Invitational. The athletic competition has been the longest-running of its kind. Named after East’s own former athletic coach, some of the school’s...

Lady Eagles lose in hard fought match to Berry

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

December 3, 2019

The East Meck girls basketball team lost to Phillip O. Berry Nov. 26 47-36. In the first quarter, it looked like the Lady Eagles would be able to keep up with Berry trailing by only two at the end of the quarter. As the game wen...