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    February 27, 2017
    Ragland Claims CVC Player Of The Week Honors William Ragland was simply incredible in EMU's 3-0 week, and today the men's volleyball player was named the Continental Volleyball Conference Player of the Week.
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    February 26, 2017
    Medals Earned, Awards Given, And Records Broken By Royals Highlighted by a handful of program records being broken, and one more meet mark, EMU’s track & field athletes had a great wrap-up to the indoor season at the ODAC Championships Sunday in Salem, Va. The Royals picked up a total of 12 All-ODAC honors, with either an individual or relay team finishing in a top-three spot.
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    February 27, 2017
    Royals Athlete Of The Week: Chloe Roach Chloe Roach showed a lot of athleticism as well as growth over her rookie season, leading the team with 16.3 points per game.
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    February 25, 2017
    Walk-Off Win Pushes High-Scoring Baseball Men To 5-2 While it may not have been as fulfilling as a walk-off hit, the Royals won a wild 16-15 game Saturday afternoon on a walk-off walk. Eastern Mennonite earned a two-day sweep of visiting Penn State-Harrisburg with the decision and stand at 5-2 after the completion of their season-opening homestand.
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    February 25, 2017
    Royals Win Two More For Six Straight Ninth-ranked Eastern Mennonite was in firm control on Saturday, picking up a pair of wins to improve to 12-4 on the year. The Royals are also 5-0 in the Continental Volleyball Conference, and stand alone in first place in the CVC after the weekend’s results.
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    February 24, 2017
    Royals Upended In ODAC Quarterfinals, 71-58 The season came to an abrupt end for EMU’s basketball women Friday afternoon, as the Royals couldn’t overcome cold shooting in a 71-58 loss to Randolph-Macon in the ODAC Tournament quarterfinals. Eastern Mennonite finishes the year with a record of 17-8.
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    February 24, 2017
    Baseball Men Power Past Penn State-Harrisburg, 12-6 The high-powered offensive show continued for the Royals Friday afternoon, as they rolled past Penn State-Harrisburg 12-6. It was the fourth straight game the baseball men earned double digit hits.
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    February 24, 2017
    Men Improve To 10-4 With Sweep Of Cairn EMU’s volleyball men swept past CVC rival Cairn University Friday night, improving to 4-0 in the conference with their fourth straight win. Ranked No. 9 in the most recent AVCA national poll, Eastern Mennonite is 10-4 on the year.
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    February 23, 2017
    Walker, Guest And Roach Named All-ODAC EMU’s basketball women have been well-rewarded in the postseason conference honors, as three women have been named All-ODAC. It’s the highest number of Royals players honored since they had four in 2013-14.
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    February 23, 2017
    Baseball Moves One Game To Friday, Leaves Second On Saturday EMU baseball coach Ben Spotts has announced changes to the team's schedule this weekend, due to expected rains on Saturday. The Royals will now play a single game against Penn State-Harrisburg Friday afternoon at 2:30pm.
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    February 22, 2017
    Basketball's Latimer Earns All-ODAC Third Team EMU’s RaShawn Latimer has been named All-ODAC Third Team in a vote of the league’s men’s basketball coaches. The junior was playing his best ball by the end of the season, finishing with a career-best mark of 13.9 points per game.
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    February 21, 2017
    Royals Miss Clutch Hits In Close Loss To Messiah EMU’s baseball men had their opportunities against a talented Messiah College team, but they couldn’t cash in, dropping a 4-3 decision at home. The men slip to 3-2 with the loss.
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    February 21, 2017
    EMU Volleyball Men Up To No. 9 The Royals took one step up the ladder this week, moving up to No. 9 in the AVCA national poll. The volleyball men earned a pair of sweeps last weekend, building their second three-match winning streak of the season.
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    February 21, 2017
    D3baseball.com Picks EMU's Stanley For Team Of The Week EMU's baseball program has picked up a second straight D3baseball.com Team of the Week honoree, as centerfielder Griffin Stanley was selected by the national platform.
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    February 21, 2017
    Roach Back On D3hoops.com Team Of The Week For the second time this year, freshman Chloe Roach has earned a spot on the D3hoops.com Team of the Week presented by Scoutware. Eastern Mennonite's guard was the only underclassmen on this week's list of honorees.
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    February 20, 2017
    EMU Men Exit ODAC Tourney With Disappointing Loss At W&L The Runnin Royals nearly erased a deflating final minutes, but a good-looking halfcourt shot from Isaiah Harris-Winn rimmed out at the buzzer, leaving EMU with a heart-wrenching 70-69 loss at Washington and Lee in the ODAC Tournament First Round Monday night.
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    February 20, 2017
    ODAC Names Thibodeaux Track Athlete Of The Week Alec Thibodeaux had a huge race on Saturday and the ODAC took notice, naming EMU's senior the ODAC Track Athlete of the Week.
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    February 20, 2017
    Kittrell Named ODAC Field Athlete Of The Week Junior jumper Oksana Kittrell has earned her first-ever ODAC Athlete of the Week award, as she won the weekly honor for field athletes.
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    February 18, 2017
    Royals Fall At First-Place Lynchburg, Earn No. 4 Seed For ODAC Tourney A huge fourth-period surge was not enough for EMU’s women, as they dropped an 89-85 loss at Lynchburg College to wrap up the regular season Saturday afternoon. The Royals had their eight-game winning streak snapped by LC, which earned the top seed in next week’s ODAC Tournament with the decision.
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    February 18, 2017
    Offense In High Gear As Royals Steamroll Juniata Good hitting and good pitching is a recipe for a win, and EMU baseball men rode the ingredients to a sweep of visiting Juniata College Saturday afternoon in Harrisonburg. The Royals pounded out a combined 36 hits in the twinbill, improving to 3-1 on the season.
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    February 18, 2017
    Royals Take Down Two Records And Look Ready For ODAC Meet Peaking at the right time is a key concept in athletics, and Eastern Mennonite’s track athletes seem to be doing just that. The Royals broke two school records at Saturday’s UCS Invitational in Winston-Salem, N.C., a meet hosted by Wake Forest and featuring many D-I teams.
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    February 18, 2017
    Basketball Men Dropped At Emory & Henry EMU’s starters were cold and host Emory & Henry’s entire team was hot. As a result, the Runnin Royals ended the regular season with a 97-75 loss on the road, falling to 10-15 overall and 4-12 in the ODAC.
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    February 18, 2017
    Sweep Of Thiel Pushes Volleyball Men To 9-4 EMU volleyball’s men now have their second three-match winning streak of the season after a 3-0 sweep of CVC opponent Thiel Saturday morning in Greenville, Pa. The No. 10 Royals improve to 9-4 overall and 3-0 in the CVC.
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    February 17, 2017
    Royals Roll Over Penn State-Behrend, 3-0 EMU’s volleyball men started their second straight weekend road trip to Pennsylvania with a win, sweeping past host Penn State-Behrend Friday night in Erie, Pa. The Royals (8-4/2-0 CVC) return to conference play Saturday morning with a 9:00am match at Thiel College.
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    February 16, 2017
    Royals Athlete Of The Week: Hannah Nichols With an attitude of trying new things in training, track & field freshman Hannah Nichols is making a quick adjustment to collegiate running.
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    February 15, 2017
    Royals Dig A Hole They Can't Get Out Of At Roanoke EMU made run after run in the second half, but couldn’t overcome Roanoke’s lead, eventually dropping a 75-65 decision on the road Wednesday night. Now 10-14 overall and 4-11 in the ODAC, the Runnin Royals were eliminated from contention to host an ODAC Tournament First Round game.
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    February 15, 2017
    Volleyball Men Hold At No. 10 In National Poll After a 3-1 week, EMU's volleyball men have maintained their No. 10 ranking in the AVCA national poll. The Royals added two points in the poll, coming in with 81 points.
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    February 14, 2017
    Free Throws Help Royals Push Past Randolph-Macon, 74-67 In a battle of the ODAC’s best bigs, EMU’s guards made the difference in a 74-67 win at Randolph-Macon Tuesday night. The Royals push their winning streak to eight in a row, their longest since winning 11 straight late in the 2014-15 season.
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    February 14, 2017
    Mathews Named To Team Of The Week Kyle Mathews had a great start to his final year and D3baseball.com took notice, naming EMU's senior to the Team of the Week.
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    February 14, 2017
    Amine Named All-Academic By USTFCCCA Freshman Abrham Amine has added another honor from his first year on EMU's cross country team, as he was named All-Academic by the USTFCCCA.
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    February 11, 2017
    Guest Leads EMU To Seventh-Straight Win On Senior Day Senior Jonae Guest pounded in 18 points with 13 rebounds to lead the Royals to a 76-55 thumping of Randolph College Saturday afternoon, extending the women’s winning streak to seven in a row.
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    February 11, 2017
    EMU Track Athletes Look Good At Finn Pincus Invite After a handful of meets featuring more elite competition, EMU’s track & field teams got a better gauge of themselves against comparable opponents this weekend at the Finn Pincus Invitational at Roanoke College. If the results are any indication, the Royals should be in a good position to make some noise when they return to the same track in two weeks for the ODAC Championships.
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    February 11, 2017
    Great Weather As Royals Win 2017 Opener EMU’s baseball men started out the year with a split after winning the first game of a season-opening doubleheader Saturday in Harrisonburg. The Royals enjoyed temperatures in the 60s, a 30-degree improvement from the day before, to treat the home crowd of 175 to a great opening day.
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    February 11, 2017
    Runnin Royals Earn Biggest Win Of Season, 94-63 The Runnin Royals broke out of their recent slump in a big way on Saturday, shooting a season-best 57.6% from the floor as they blew past visiting Randolph College, 94-63. Snapping a four-game losing skid, Eastern Mennonite hopes to build a little momentum heading into the final week of the season.
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    February 11, 2017
    Royals Split Tri-Match In Lancaster At the end of a busy week full of travel, EMU’s volleyball men weren’t up for another upset win, as they lost to the nation’s No. 3 team before topping Lancaster Bible to earn a split at Saturday’s tri-match. The Royals settle at 7-4 on the season, including 2-2 against ranked D-III opponents.
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    February 10, 2017
    Snow And Cold Can’t Cool Royals Hot Hands Despite travel delays in snow-covered Pennsylvania, No. 10 Eastern Mennonite had little trouble in dispatching Alvernia University in men’s volleyball action, 3-0. The Royals improve to 6-3 overall and 2-0 in the CVC as they took down a first-year Alvernia team playing its first-ever home match.
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    February 09, 2017
    SEASON PREVIEW: Experience And Ability Combines With Talent And Depth Entering his fifth season, coach Ben Spotts is seeing a first from this year's seniors, and he's hoping that history-making class can write some more history before they finish up at EMU.
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    February 08, 2017
    Royals Stuff Stevenson In CVC Showdown, 3-2 A day after moving up to No. 10 in the AVCA National Poll, the Eastern Mennonite volleyball men took down 2016 CVC champion Stevenson University in a five-set thriller. The Royals racked up 22.5 blocks on the night as they beat SU for the first time since 2011.
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    February 09, 2017
    Royals Athlete Of The Week: RaShawn Latimer Junior RaShawn Latimer made a significant position change, but is averaging nearly 20 points a game since making the move.
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    February 07, 2017
    Royals Allow Nine Points After Halftime In 84-36 Thumping Of Bridgewater Eastern Mennonite’s basketball women allowed just four points in the third period, and nine over the entire second half, as they stomped rival Bridgewater College, 84-36. The Royals outscored BC 52-9 over the final 20 minutes of the game.
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