The Eagle

How student athletes are maintaining themselves during COVID-19

Story by Liza Pringle, Staff Writer

October 8, 2020

Sophomore Mya Sellers puts on her knee pads and laces up her volleyball shoes as she begins volleyball practice for the 2020-2021 season. She has been practicing all summer for this season, and is thrilled to get back into th...

NBA bubble working extremely well

Story by CaRon Lofton, Editor-in-Chief, Online

September 25, 2020

March 11.  The NBA officially suspended their season after Utah Jazz’s center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus. Following this, the rest of the major sporting leagues not just in the United States but the re...

Cross country, volleyball start conditioning Sept. 14

Story by Michael Messele, Staff Writer

August 31, 2020

Sports will come back this school year as early as Sept. 14. Cross country and volleyball will be able to resume workouts, but practices will occur on Nov. 4. Later in the month on Nov. 23 swimming and diving will start practice....

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...