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Parsons places 68th at nationals, wraps up productive cross-country season

Justin Kraus, Rocket Contributor

December 1, 2016

Filed under Sports

At the Division II National Cross-Country Championships held in Saint Leo, Fla., Slippery Rock junior Jeremy Parsons ran through the intense heat to pass over 100 other runners en route to a 68th-place finish with a time of 31:48.9...

Women’s basketball splits PSAC opening weekend

Cody Nespor, Sports Editor

November 28, 2016

Filed under Sports

`1The Slippery Rock University women's basketball team played a pair of road Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) games on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. The Rock (3-1, 1-1) traveled to the Eastern side of the state...

PSAC East to much to handle for men’s basketball in weekend losses

Jordyn Bennett, Assistant Sports Editor

November 21, 2016

Filed under Sports

Rock men’s basketball (2-3, 0-2) head coach Kevin Reynolds took the blame for his team’s subpar performance over the weekend that resulted in losses to Shippensburg University (4-0, 2-0) and Kutztown University (4-0, 2-0) ...

11/18/16 Digital Edition

November 17, 2016

Transfer players highlight Rock men’s starting line-up

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Sports

Rock basketball will have four new faces added to their starting lineup as the Green and White looks to improve their 15-13 record of last year. The new additions to the starting lineup are junior guard Khyree Wooten, senior ...

PSAC season starts with PSAC-MEC Challenge

Jake Bartus, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Sports

After playing two Division I opponents in exhibition games, the Slippery Rock men's basketball team officially opened the season in Shepherdstown, W. Va. for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC)-Mountain East Conference...

Rock “paycheck” games provide both experience and money for the school

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Opinion, Sports

Both the Slippery Rock men’s and women’s basketball teams’ exhibition games this season provide both experience for the student athletes against Division I opponents, as well as guaranteed money to each program. The men’s...

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