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.

Athletic Department
EMU Remembers Margaret "Speedy" Martin Gehman
- EMU News (9/11/19)

Rockbridge County Names EMU Alum Mike Gale As AD
- Roanoke Times (5/12/20)

Kratz Always Looking To Improve As Yankees Start Spring
- Daily News-Record (2/13/20)

Chemistry 'Through The Roof' For Royals
- Daily News-Record (2/4/20)

Kratz Plays For Team USA In Mexico And Japan
- Mennonite World Review (12/9/19)

Next Season Could Be Kratz's Last
- Daily News-Record (11/20/19)

VIDEO: Interview With Alum Of The Year Kratz
- WHSV-TV Sports (10/12/19) 

Kratz Named EMU Alum Of The Year
- EMU News (9/24/19)

Alum Posey Poised To Lead EMU Baseball
- Daily News-Record (5/22/19)

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)

Cross Country
Paden Running For A Higher Cause
- Daily News-Record (5/13/20)

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) 

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

Men's Basketball
Royals Basketball Players Reading To Waterman Students
- EMU News (1/16/20)

Caldwell Gets First Head Coaching Job
- The News-Herald (5/11/19)

Falk And Wife Getting Into Wedding Business
- The Daily Progress (1/19/19) 

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

Men's Track & Field
Faint Directs One Of The World's Best Blind Runners
- The Winchester Star (8/2/19)

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)

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

McCurdy And Royals Deal With Shortened Season
- Daily News-Record (3/26/20)

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) 

Women's Basketball
Delawder's Leadership Key For Young Royals
- Daily News-Record (12/11/19)

Hensley Named Principal At HHS
- EMU News (7/3/19)

Mast Named Head Coach At EMS
- Eastern Mennonite School (5/21/19)

Payne Takes Long Road To First Head Coaching Job
- News Leader (5/7/19)

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

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

Women's Lacrosse
Hungry For More: First EMU Lacrosse Season Cut Short
- Daily News-Record (3/29/20)

EMU Set For Inaugural Lacrosse Season
- Daily News-Record (3/4/20)

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

Women's Track & Field
Paden Running For A Higher Cause
- Daily News-Record (5/13/20)

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

Women's Triathlon
Changing Courses: Shelly Seeks New Challenges
- Daily News-Record (4/5/20)

Persist: Video Documentary On EMU's First Triathlon Team
- EMU News (4/21/20) 

Women's Volleyball
Miller Building Confidence At EMU
- Daily News-Record (9/12/19)

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)