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Eastern shows promise, but falls short in Sectional Semifinals

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BAINBRIDGE, Ohio (WOUB) — The boy’s tournament started this weekend, and this pitted the 22 seeded Eastern Eagles against the 11 seed Paint Valley Bearcats.  This game went back and forth in the first quarter with the Bearcats taking the first small lead. That was when the Eagles started hitting their threes. After Paint Valley… Read More

Eastern unable to get revenge as Belpre wins comfortably

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — The Eastern Eagles traveled to Belpre looking to avenge their loss from early January. Eastern was beaten by a mere 4 points in that game, so this was shaping up to be a close game. In the first couple minutes of the game the eagles found themselves up 3-2, however, this… Read More

Trimble Tomcats keep the undefeated ball rolling over the Eastern Eagles

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The Trimble Tomcats were able to keep their undefeated streak alive on Friday night when they defeated a TVC-Hocking opponent in the Eastern Eagles by a score of 57-29. It was a special night for Trimble head coach Howie Caldwell. Before the opening tip, Caldwell was recognized for his induction into the Eastern Athletics Hall… Read More

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South Gallia Rebels stop Eastern Eagles’ flight path to second win of the season

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CROWN CITY, Ohio (WOUB) — The Eastern Eagles traveled to Crown City in hopes to get their second win of the season over the South Gallia Rebels. Eastern came out the gates cold going down 5-0 quick due to some quick fouls and lazy possessions on the offensive end that led to blocks from South Gallia big… Read More

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Dominant Waterford Wildcats snuff out Eastern 57-38

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) – The Eastern Eagles won their first game in 695 days last Friday, and they faced a tall task to back it up as they faced a Waterford squad hungry for a TVC-Hocking title. Waterford has some familiar names for those who followed them on Gridiron Glory – Holden Dailey and Grant… Read More

Eastern High School Student Welcomed with Open Arms After Beating Cancer

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — Community members of Reedsville gathered to welcome an Eastern High School student ahead of Eastern’s boys basketball game against Southern Friday. Braylyn Johnson, 14, played basketball and baseball for the Eagles until he started to feel some pain and discomfort in his legs in May of 2021. What seemed to be… Read More

Eastern nabs first win of the year over Southern

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) – Electric Eastern Eagles finally strike. Eastern boys basketball wins their first game in just under two years against Southern 54-40. Before the game both teams celebrated Eastern freshman Braylen Johnson who just rang the bell and defeated cancer. Eastern honored Braylen and his fight by giving him his own letterman along… Read More

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Waterford Wildcats Take Care Of Rival Eagles, Spoil Eastern’s Homecoming Night

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — The Eastern Eagles looked to defend their home field on homecoming night, however; the Waterford Wildcats had other plans. Waterford hit the road after dropping two straight at home against the Fort Frye Cadets and in conference powerhouse Trimble Tomcats. They faced off against an Eastern team looking to get back… Read More

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Caldwell Survives Late Surge From Newfound Rival Eastern Eagles

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — The Caldwell Redskins (3-2) hit the road Friday and headed south to face the Eastern Eagles (1-2). Late in the first quarter, Eastern running back Jayden Evans broke the stalemate and barreled into the end zone from 15 yards out to take the 7-0 lead. Junior running back Marshal Sayre and… Read More

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Team Effort, Balance Pushes Trimble Over Eagles for Sectional Title

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WELLSTON, Ohio – Win or go home was the motto for the Eastern Eagles and the Trimble Tomcats as they squared off in the sectional finals on Wednesday night. This game was unlike both regular season matchups as Trimble jumped out to an early 13-4 lead and didn’t look back as they took home the… Read More

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Eastern Eagles Unable to Spoil Southern Senior Night

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RACINE, Ohio- It was rivalry week for the Eastern Eagles on Friday as they raced to Racine to take on the Southern Tornadoes. Coming off a double overtime loss to Federal Hocking, it’s safe to say that the Eagles were on a mission on the Tornado’s senior night. The first quarter the Eagles came out… Read More

Federal Hocking Overcomes Adversity Against Eastern

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio– It was senior night for the Eastern Eagles on Tuesday and a huge TVC-Hocking showdown against the Federal Hocking Lancers. The Lancers were looking to at least secure a share of the TVC-Hocking with a win in Reedsville. Both sides started slow and played sloppy throughout the game, which did feature a double… Read More

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Eagles Come Out of Reedsville With Slim Win Over Miller

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio – Eastern enthusiasts filled their home gymnasium to watch the ardent Eagles, who sought a second consecutive win to follow their three-loss week. Though the visiting Miller Falcons posed a fair challenge, the Eagles stuck to their aggressive, bread-and-butter offense – going on to defeat the Falcons 50-46. From the tipoff to the… Read More

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Eastern Loses Steam in Second Half, Falls to Golden Rockets

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WELLSTON, Ohio- It was a rough night for the Eastern Eagles as they faced off against the Wellston Golden Rockets. With one of their primary ball-handlers and top scorer in Colton Reynolds out for the night, the Eagles had to count on Garrett Barringer to facilitate the offense. A key component to Eastern’s 55-43 loss… Read More

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Eastern Can’t Sustain First-Half Momentum, Lose to Trimble Tomcats

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio- The Eastern faithful saw a tale of two halves when the Eagles and Tomcats faced-off on Friday. The Eastern Eagles controlled the first half, but the Trimble Tomcats fought back to get the win 64-33. The Eagles took off from the start as they were in command of the scoreboard the entire first… Read More

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Eagles Fall to South Gallia Despite Late-Game Push

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio- Friday night’s showdown in Reedsville between the Eagles and Rebels, gave fans a back-and-forth thriller all the way down to the wire. After overcoming a four point halftime deficit, South Gallia would enter the final period up 36-27. A 10-2 run late in the quarter created by Eastern would narrow the deficit. However,… Read More

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“This Game Is All We Need To Focus On Right Now.” Inside One Of Southeastern Ohio’s Biggest Rivalries

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Inside the coach’s office at Eastern High School, home of the Eagles, assistants sit on the couches that line the white concrete walls. After a Thursday practice, the room is buzzing with their idle chatter, and with an exceptional energy that comes around only once a year. Amidst the talk, one line rings out above… Read More

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Eastern Punches Ticket To Postseason With Win Over Southern

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Coming into their regular season finale Friday, the Eastern Eagles had not been to the playoffs since 2001. This year, however, saw a vastly improved Eagles team jump out to a 7-2 record (4-2 in conference). A win against their cross-county rival Southern Tornadoes would push them into the postseason, while a loss would yield… Read More

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Waterford Leaves Reedsville With Win Over Eastern

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REEDSVILLE, Ohio– With the Friday night lights pounding down on the green field at East Shade River Stadium, the Waterford Wildcats’ defense swarmed the Eastern Eagles just like the flies that resided in the grass and terrorized the spectators on a muggy night. It was a slow start for both teams in the beginning, as… Read More

Trimble Gets Revenge On Eastern, Claims TVC-Hocking Crown

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Back in January, Eastern thoroughly dominated Trimble, handing the Tomcats their worst loss of the season. All that did was give the Tomcats a little more motivation on Friday night. Not only did they have revenge on the mind, it was also senior night at Trimble. Oh, and the Tomcats would clinch sole possession of… Read More

All-TVC Hocking Selections

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The Waterford Lady Wildcats dominated the TVC-Hocking with an impressive record of (16-0).  Four well deserving players had the honor of being named All-TVC Hocking for the 2017-2018 season.  One of those four players had the special honor of being named most valuable player, senior Alli Kern. Lady Wildcats head coach Jerry Close lead his… Read More

Eastern Stifles Fed Hock to Spoil Lancers’ Senior Night

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With the playoffs about to start, every team is trying to end their respective seasons on a high note. Whether that’s battling it out for the number one seed in the bracket or gaining some last-minute momentum, every team is highly focused on entering the playoffs with total rhythm and confidence on and off the… Read More