• Runnin Royals Cruise To 98-83 Win Against Hood
    November 21, 2017
    The Royals used good shooting, assisted play, and stingy defense to run away to a 98-83 win over Hood College Tuesday night in Harrisonburg. Senior RaShawn Latimer led the charge for EMU finishing with 24 points, five assists and three rebounds. Eastern Mennonite improves to 2-2 on the season.
  • Women Falter Late In Loss At Frostburg State
    November 21, 2017
    After shooting nearly 60% from the floor over the first three periods, EMU’s basketball women hit a cold spell at the wrong time. The Royals shot a shade over 30% in the final 10 minutes of Tuesday’s game at Frostburg State, being out-scored by 10 in the frame en route to an 81-67 loss.
  • Runnin Royals Can't Slow Down Falcons, 74-70
    November 18, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite men’s basketball team wrapped up tip-off tournament play Saturday against host Messiah College, but fell late to the Falcons in the championship game.
  • Second-Chance Points Take Down Royals, 64-61
    November 18, 2017
    Rebounding made the difference on Saturday when the EMU basketball women took their first loss of the season, a 64-61 decision at the hands of visiting Penn State Altoona.
  • Second Half Surge Pushes Royals Over Aggies
    November 17, 2017
    The Runnin Royals closed the first half on a small run and rode the momentum to a 68-57 win over Delaware Valley University on Friday night at the Messiah College Tip-Off Tournament in Grantham, Pa.
  • EMU Women Finish Strong To Top Hilbert, 65-60
    November 17, 2017
    Trailing 55-50 with 7:05 remaining, the Royals dug in. They held visiting Hilbert to just five points the rest of the way and gritted out a 65-60 win on day one of the EMU Tip-Off Classic in Harrisonburg.
  • Simpson Resigns As EMU Track & Field Coach
    November 17, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite University has announced the resignation of head track & field coach Brian Simpson. He has accepted a position as the first head track & field coach at William Peace University in Raleigh, N.C.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Janae Kauffman
    November 17, 2017
    Despite coming into her final season with a handful of unknowns, Janae Kauffman rose to the occasion.
  • Yoder Earns Academic All-District Award
    November 16, 2017
    Women's volleyball player Maria Yoder was named to the District 5 Academic All-District Team, as voted on by CoSIDA.
  • Mast Voted ODAC Rookie Of The Year
    November 16, 2017
    Michaela Mast has earned a major award from the ODAC, being named as the league's Rookie of the Year. The award came by a vote of the league's coaches, taking into account the entire season.
  • Royals Blow Past NEAC Power Lancaster Bible, 72-55
    November 15, 2017
    Tipping off the 2017-18 season with just two of last year’s starters on the floor, EMU’s basketball women were looking for an identity.
  • Royals Can't Out-Score Eagles In 86-85 OT Loss
    November 15, 2017
    With 5 seconds left in overtime, Xavier McCants (Olney, Md./Sherwood) took off, hoping to get to the hoop or find an open man. Instead the Royals felt the pressure and called a time out with just 2.1 seconds left. Unfortunately there was just not enough time for the EMU men to convert, as they fell 86-85 to the University of Mary Washington in the 2017 season opener. 
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Basketball Women Work For Success As A Team
    November 13, 2017
    Preseason polls aside, EMU’s basketball women are primed for a big season. But in the mind of their coach, success will come from one key factor.
  • Cross Country Runners Rack Up PRs At Regional Meet
    November 11, 2017
    A successful cross country season came to a close Saturday, highlighted by a number of PRs on a sunny and chilly day in Newport News, Va.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Mikaela Zook
    November 10, 2017
    Senior Mikaela Zook made a quick and successful adjustment to a new school and a new team after two years at Hesston College.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Runnin Royals Bring Experience And Added Depth
    November 09, 2017
    Head men’s basketball coach Kirby Dean acknowledged that there are two different philosophies when it comes to scheduling a season. The first option is to schedule games that translate to a winning record from the start. The second option values scheduling opponents that will challenge and prepare a team to peak at the right time, which in turn, could deflate the number of victories within a single season.
  • Boamah, Shafer And Luna Named All-ODAC
    November 09, 2017
    Defender Emmanuel Boamah, midfielder David Shafer and forward Juan Luna have each been voted to an All-ODAC Team
  • Zook and Sauder Claim Spot On All-ODAC Third Team
    November 08, 2017
    EMU continues to make significant strides in one of the toughest conferences in D-III soccer, landing two players to the all-conference teams announced today by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
  • ODAC Names Augsburger To Third Straight All-ODAC First Team
    November 07, 2017
    Senior field hockey player Emily Augsburger has earned her third straight All-ODAC First Team award.
  • Royals Track and Field Poised For Another Strong Season
    November 07, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University track and field teams will gear up for their 2017-18 season debut, and with the excitement of a new season comes new goals for the returners and new faces throughout the rosters.
  • EMU Releases Basketball Season Ticket Packages For 2017-18
    November 06, 2017
    Season tickets for the EMU basketball season are now available. Ticket packages are available for men's only, women's only or a combo of all men's and women's home games.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Women's Volleyball
    November 06, 2017
    In an exciting end-of-season twist, EMU’s women’s volleyball team made it back into the ODAC Tournament after a ten-year hiatus.
  • Royals Surprise Pick As Preseason Favorite In ODAC Poll
    November 01, 2017
    Apparently, the ODAC coaches think EMU’s young basketball women got all the seasoning they needed last year.
  • Royals Complete Big Season In ODAC Tournament
    November 01, 2017
    A successful year ended Wednesday night, as Eastern Mennonite was tagged with a loss to top-seeded Randolph-Macon College in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Women’s Volleyball Tournament.
  • Soccer Women Handled By First Seed VWU In Season Finale
    November 01, 2017
    Playing an ODAC Quarterfinal game at top-seeded VWU was too much for the Eastern Mennonite soccer women.The Royals wrapped up their 2017 season Wednesday night, losing 5-0 to powerful Virginia Wesleyan.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Rachel Sauder
    October 30, 2017
    Freshman Rachel Sauder is making her mark on the soccer field - and not just because of her cleats.
  • Led By Mast, EMU Women Take Third At ODAC Championships
    October 28, 2017
    EMU’s cross country teams gave fantastic efforts at Saturday’s ODAC Championships, highlighted by a runner-up finish from first-time runner Michaela Mast. The Royals women earned third place as a team in a very competitive field, while the young men’s squad made a strong finish as well.
  • EMU Women Secure ODAC Spot, Play At VWU
    October 28, 2017
    EMU’s soccer women controlled the play for the majority of its matchup against Guilford College on Saturday. The Royals eventually broke through with a tally in the 86th minute, winning 1-0 on Saturday against the Quakers and clinching a spot in the ODAC Tournament. 
  • Hornets Take Down EMU Men In ODAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University men’s soccer team was unable to gain momentum at top-seeded Lynchburg College in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament, as the Hornets ended the soccer men’s season with a 2-0 decision.
  • Royals Finally Back Into ODAC Tournament Despite Loss To Eagles
    October 27, 2017
    Despite a loss at Bridgewater to end the regular season, EMU’s volleyball women learned later Friday night that they had earned their first ODAC Tournament berth since 2007.
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