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Women’s XC takes fifth at Lock Haven despite injuries

Megan Majercak, Rocket Contributor

September 25, 2016

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The Slippery Rock University women's cross country team competed in the Lock Haven Invitational on Saturday. The team stepped up and placed fifth among the 18 competing teams even without the help of junior top runner Melissa... Read more »

Men’s soccer takes down Wheeling Jesuit

Oscar Matous, Rocket Contributor

September 24, 2016

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The Slippery Rock University men’s soccer team took on the Wheeling Jesuit University Cardinals this Saturday and were able to come out victorious with a final score of 2-1. With the win, The Rock is now 2-4-1 overall and 1-2-1... Read more »

Rock tennis beats West Liberty

Jake Bartus, Rocket Contributor

September 24, 2016

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On a warm September afternoon, the Slippery Rock tennis team played their first home match of the season against West Liberty University. Slippery Rock picked up three wins in doubles. The number one doubles team, featuring... Read more »

Rock takes on Gannon as first conference challenge

Jordyn Bennett, Assistant Sports Editor

September 22, 2016

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Rock head football coach Shawn Lutz and his team put their home winning streak on the line this weekend to open up conference play against undefeated Gannon University. Western division play seems like it can give SRU a challenge thi... Read more »

Volleyball gets match sweep against Alderson Broaddus

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

September 21, 2016

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Slippery Rock volleyball (7-6) swept Alderson Broaddus University (0-13) in their first individual match of the season. With the win, the women improved their record to one game over 500 with their 3-0 match win. Leading... Read more »

Slippery Rock field hockey shutout by no. 3 Bloomsburg

Ben Matos, Rocket Contributor

September 21, 2016

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The Slippery Rock University field hockey was blanked by no. 3 Bloomsburg University on Tuesday afternoon. Slippery Rock played a tough first period, but it was not enough to get past the Huskies as they lost 3-0. SRU recorded... Read more »

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