Eastern Oregon University setter Rachelle Chamberlain broke the school’s all-time record in assists earlier this month. (Cherise Kaechele, The Observer)
Last year’s Eastern Oregon University volleyball team featured first- team NAIA All-American middle hitter Casey Loper, who etched her name all over Eastern’s record book, and third- team All-American libero Jessalyn Smith, who broke a school record for digs in a season.
To the rest of the country, Eastern Oregon University defeating No. 4 Carroll College is most likely a big surprise. But with their recent history against the NAIA power, it’s becoming a rite of fall for the Mountaineers.
Eastern Oregon University linebacker Jared Jensen dives on a fumble Saturday during a 36-35 Frontier Conference loss to Rocky Mountain College at Community Stadium.
With a defense losing steam and an opportunity to win it now, Rocky Mountain (Montana) College head coach Brian Armstrong gambled. The decision paid off and left Community Stadium stunned in the process.