The Eagle

Basketball falls to Berry

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

December 3, 2019

The East Meck basketball team suffered a loss to Phillip O. Berry Nov. 26 70-54. This game was the Eagles home opener, which occurred right before the holiday break. The Eagles struggled in the early part of the game being ou...

Eagles fall in season opener

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

November 20, 2019

The East Meck boys varsity basketball team lost to Providence in their season opener Nov. 19 49-41. After an off-season of staff and personnel changes, there were more questions on the direction of the basketball program more ...

Eagles win Reverse Homecoming game

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

February 3, 2019

Friday night’s homecoming game will definitely be labeled as memorable. With a score of 66 to 46, the boys varsity basketball team dominated Garinger High. Although it wasn’t clear if the Eagles would win at the start...

Paying college athletes could prevent conflict for NCAA

Story by Jack Meltsner, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019

A student wakes up abruptly to the ringing of his alarm at four am. He sluggishly rises out of bed and reaches for his phone to disarm his alarm. He is scheduled to practice from four am to seven am, then has class from eight...

Boys’ basketball carries on rough season

Story by Robert Dodrill, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018

The East Meck varsity boys’ basketball team is struggling this season. The team has played a total of 19 games and has only won one of those games. East’s only win was the first game of the season against Providence. The scor...