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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 »

Tennis team gearing up for home opener

Jake Bartus, Rocket Contributor

September 20, 2016

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With the home opener less than a week away, the Slippery Rock tennis team traveled to Erie to compete in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's Atlantic Regional Championships (ITA). The ITA was a bracket-style competition ... Read more »

Rock Volleyball drops three during weekend tournament

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

September 20, 2016

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Slippery Rock volleyball (6-6) went 1-3 during their WJU/WLU Invitational tournament this past weekend, beating University of Virginia's College at Wise (0-13) but losing to Fairmont State University (6-5), Wheeling Jesuit University... Read more »

Women’s XC takes 12th in DII/III Challenge

Megan Majercak, Rocket Contributor

September 18, 2016

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The SRU women’s cross-country team competed in the Divison II/III Challenge in Kutztown, PA Saturday. The team did not know where exactly they fit in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) this season, so this race... Read more »

Men’s cross-country finish 10th in Kutztown

Justin Kraus, Rocket Contributor

September 18, 2016

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The Slippery Rock University men's cross-country team placed 10th at the 19-team DII/DIII Challenge held in Kutztown, Pa on Saturday. The team championship was won by the University of Mount Olive with 47 points. Other teams... Read more »

Offense invisible in 1-0 loss to rival IUP

Josh Kellem, Rocket Contributor

September 17, 2016

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Slippery Rock's women soccer team couldn't find its offense against IUP, losing 1-0. The loss moves the team to 2-2 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) play and a sub-five hundred record of 2-4 overall on the season. In... Read more »

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