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Evans leads women’s track in first two outdoor meets

Keegan Beard, Rocket Contributor

March 24

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The Slippery Rock Women’s track and field team started its outdoor season at the Seahawk Invitational at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington March 10 and 11, followed by the Mount Olive Invitational this past weekend....

Pitching dominates game one, offense explodes in game two as Rock baseball sweeps Clarion

Cody Nespor, Sports Editor

March 24

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The two halves of Thursday's doubleheader were nigh and day for the Slippery Rock baseball team as they took on Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) West rival Clarion University. The games were originally scheduled...

Women’s basketball remains optimistic for next season

Oscar Matous, Rocket Contributor

March 23

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The Slippery Rock University women’s basketball team ended their 2016-2017 season with a final record of 9-19 and 6-16 in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC). The team concluded their season by losing their final...

Men’s track team starts outdoor season strong

Jeffrey Cupp, Rocket Contributor

March 22

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The Slippery Rock University’s men’s outdoor track team kicked off the 2017 outdoor season at the Seahawk Invitational on March 10 and 11 followed by the Mount Olive Invitational over the weekend. The Rock men began the season...

Softball goes 4-6 during spring break tournament

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

March 22

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Rock softball went 4-6 over spring break when the team traveled to Clermont, Florida for the National Training Center (NTC) Tournament, surrounded by familiar and unknown talent. The tournament kicked off on March 11 when The...

Rock tennis falls to nationally-ranked IUP in conference opener

Cody Nespor, Sports Editor

March 21

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Playing no. 28 nationally-ranked Indiana University (Pa.) in its first conference match of the season, the Slippery Rock tennis team came up short, losing 7-2. IUP came into the match as the no. 1-rank team in the region, with...

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