EMU Royals in the News

This page will feature sports stories on past or present EMU athletes or teams from their local hometown or national newspapers. If there is a feature story on an EMU athlete or team that you find online please email it to Sports Information Director James De Boer at james.deboer@emu.edu. We are looking for feature stories only.

Opportunity Knocks: Erik Kratz Looks To Help The Brewers To The Playoffs
- EMU News (9/6/18)

Life As A Journeyman: Erik Kratz Finally Has Some Stability
- USA Today (9/5/18)

Alum Justin King ('12) Named High School Principal At Eastern Mennonite
- EMU News (7/12/18)

Spotts And Hale Honored By Fort Defiance HS
- News Leader (4/20/18)

Royals To Mix And Match
- Daily News-Record (2/2/18)

Former Phillie Erik Kratz Plays Near His Home Once Again
- The Intelligencer (4/23/17) 

Erik Kratz: The Tale Of The Catcher Who's Seemingly Played For Every MLB Team
- Cleveland.com (3/10/17) 

Cross Country
Chappell-Dick Getting Taste Of D-I Life
- Daily News-Record (3/29/18)

All-American Hannah Chappell-Dick Uses Her Holistic Education From EMU
- Wingfoot Magazine (Jan. 2017) 

EMU Runner Claims First ODAC Championship In 13 Years
- WHSV-TV (11/4/15) 

Ryan Gehman - Embraced With Every Step
- NCAA Champion Magazine (Summer 2015)

Field Hockey
Janae Kauffman On Earning His Education Degree And Playing Field Hockey
- EMU News (3/9/18)

Field Hockey Team Preps "Sweet Cases" For Foster Children
- EMU News (11/13/17)

Men's Basketball
Royals Promote Felix To Top Spot
- Daily News-Record (2/13/18)

Spotts And Hale Honored By Fort Defiance HS
- News Leader (4/20/18)

Dean Changed The Culture For The Royals
- Daily News-Record (1/5/18)

Dean To Leave The Royals
- Daily News-Record (1/5/18)

Dean's Plan: Play Them All
- Daily News-Record (11/8/17) 

Men's Golf
Sachs Wins Accounting Scholarship
- EMU News (4/16/18)

Men's Soccer
EMU Alum Martin Helps Train Area Athletes
- Daily News-Record (8/1/17)

Soccer Dreams Come True For Jake Lind
- EMU News (1/3/17) 

Soccer Alum David Hooley Teaches in Kenya
- EMU News (8/16/16)

Men's Track & Field
EMU Sends Two To Nationals
- Daily News-Record (5/23/18)

Men's Volleyball
Colton Frey On Earning His Education Degree And Playing Volleyball
- EMU News (3/26/18)

Christian Taylor Heads To Brazil With Select USA Team
- EMU News (7/27/17)

CVC Chat: Tim Callahan
- THECVC.org (3/17/2017) 

Taylor Helps Men's National Team Qualify For Deaflympics
- EMU News (8/5/16) 

Taylor Ready For Play With National Deaf Team
- Herald-Progress (6/29/16) 

Hunter Taylor Conquered Many Obstacles En Route To National Team Status
- Richmond Times Dispatch (6/21/16)

Seating Terrace Dedicated Before Alumni Game
- EMU News (10/23/17)

McCurdy Changed The Culture Of EMU's Softball Program
- Daily News-Record (4/6/17) 

It's About Kaitlin Aylor
- Daily News-Record and EMU News (8/26/16) 

RCBL To Induct McCurdy, Fulk, 11 Others
- Daily News-Record (6/19/15) 

Women's Basketball
Alum Sue Blauch Named Head of WNBA Referee Performance and Development
- WNBA.com (8/1/18)

Royals Feel Familiar - Roster Dotted With Local Players
- Daily News-Record (1/27/2018)

McCombs Thriving At EMU
- Culpeper Star Exponent (1/16/18) 

Deana Moren Baker Inducted Into Indiana Hall Of Fame
- EMU News (5/4/16)

Women's Lacrosse
Adding Lacrosse Will Help EMU Grow 
- Daily News-Record (1/30/17) 

Women's Soccer
Seniors Raise The Bar For Athletic And Academic Excellence
- EMU News (10/31/17)

Women's Track & Field
All-American Hannah Nichols "Dances With" Challenges Of College
- Weather Vane (3/30/17)

All-American Hannah Chappell-Dick Uses Her Holistic Education From EMU
- Wingfoot Magazine (Jan. 2017) 

Women's Volleyball
Yoder Heads To Guatemala For Independent Biology Research
- EMU News (5/2/18)

Becoming A Teacher At EMU: Alexa Weeks
- EMU News (4/25/18)

Volleyball Women A Driving Force In EMU's Hurricane Relief Efforts
- EMU News (9/28/17)

Becca Hardy Wins Accounting Scholarship
- EMU News (3/27/17)