Poor weather postpones games for Slippery Rock: Rock splits home opener

Poor weather postpones games for Slippery Rock: Rock splits home opener

Matthew Morgan, Rocket Contributor
April 4, 2013
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With rough weather lingering around this year, the Slippery Rock University women’s softball team has had to sit idly by and watch as their games get postponed. Last Friday, the Green and White was scheduled to compete in a double header with the Edinboro University Lady Scots. Due to snow and... Read more »

Relays produce 12 PSAC qualifiers: Jewel runs fastest time among NCAA Division II athletes at Raleigh

Relays produce 12 PSAC qualifiers: Jewel runs fastest time among NCAA Division II  athletes at Raleigh

Kristin Karam, Assistant Sports Editor
April 4, 2013
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The Slippery Rock men’s outdoor track and field team closed out the last of their southern meets this season at the Raleigh Relays in North Carolina last weekend, adding several PSAC and NCAA qualifying marks. SRU was led by senior Kevin Jewel’s record-breaking 800-meter performance on Saturday. Jewel... Read more »

SRU Inline Hockey team heads to Nationals

SRU Inline Hockey team heads to Nationals

Gregory Macafee, Rocket Contributor
April 4, 2013
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The Slippery Rock Inline Roller Hockey team, which started in 2004, is starting to make some noise on the national level. The team has 60 members that are split into 5 separate teams, making it the biggest club team on campus. Two of the teams are competing at a national level in the Eastern Collegiate... Read more »

Rock competes at Raleigh Relays

Brian Hepfinger, Rocket Contributor
April 4, 2013
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The Slippery Rock University women’s track team ventured to Raleigh, N.C. last weekend to participate in the Raleigh Relays. On the first day of action, senior Stephanie Case placed 10th in the elite section of the 10,000-meter race; finishing with a time of 35:16.80. Case was one of six runners... Read more »

Rock splits 1-1 with Lock Haven

Rock splits 1-1 with Lock Haven

Cody Gray, Rocket Contributor
March 28, 2013
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The Slippery Rock University baseball team holds a 14-5 (1-1 PSAC) record after splitting a double header against rival Lock Haven University on Sunday at Pullman Park in Butler and is currently ranked 25th in the National College Baseball Writers poll. The Rock also showed a strong display over spring... Read more »

Lacrosse drops to 1-2

Lacrosse drops to 1-2

Kristin Karam, Assistant Sports Editor
March 28, 2013
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The Slippery Rock women’s lacrosse team fell 20-10 to Mercyhurst University at Tuesday’s Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference match-up. SRU dropped to a 1-2 overall record (0-1 in league play) with their second straight loss. They defeated Catawba College (24-5) March 20 and fell to Belmont... Read more »

Softball adds young talent to spring roster

Softball adds young talent to spring roster

Matthew Morgan, Rocket Contributor
March 28, 2013
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With the regular season starting today at Edinboro University, the Slippery Rock University women’s softball team has already played in 14 pre-season games, so far with a record of 6-8. The team’s season opened at the Shaw University Tournament in Raleigh, N.C. on February 15. Slippery Rock... Read more »

SRU ladies record 30 PSAC qualifiers

SRU ladies record 30 PSAC qualifiers

Kristin Karam, Assistant Sports Editor
March 28, 2013
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The Slippery Rock women’s outdoor track and field team opened their season by bringing back 30 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference marks from their annual Spring Break trip to Myrtle Beach. The team competed at the Shamrock Invitational March 15-16 and at the Washington and Lee Carnival March... Read more »

Rock competes at Washington and Lee

Madeline Williams, Sports Editor
March 28, 2013
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By Madeline Williams Sports Editor   The Slippery Rock University men’s track and field team recorded 42 individual Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference qualifying performances over spring break. The Rock won five events at the Washington and Lee Track and Field Carnival on the... Read more »

PSAC championship game: SRU vs. IUP 3/9/13

Alex Mowrey
March 11, 2013
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