Eastern Kentucky University athletics are in full swing, and the 2019 football season is preparing to kick off on Aug. 29 while many other teams are gearing up for their seasons this fall. Here is an overview of some of the fall sports at

EKU including: football, soccer, volleyball and men’s and women’s basketball teams. Check out next week’s issue of the Eastern Progress for an in-depth football preview. The EKU soccer team starts its season on Aug 15 with an exhibition against Dayton at 1 p.m. Students recieve free admission to all Eastern Kentuky athletic events with their student ID. Follow @SportsEP on Twitter for sports updates.

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