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Men’s track competes at Bucknell and Westminster

Justin Kraus, Contributor

April 18, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Slippery Rock University men's track team sent mostly runners to Bucknell University on Saturday and Sunday, with the rest of the team heading to Westminster College on Sunday. All athletes mentioned hit PSAC qualifications. At... Read more »

Tennis falls 9-0 to ranked opponent

Oscar Matous, Rocket Contributor

April 17, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Slippery Rock tennis team suffered a blowout loss to no. 18 ranked California University (Pa.) 9-0. With the loss, the women are stationed at a 12-8 record and dropped a game below .500 (2-3) in Pennsylvania State Athletic... Read more »

Rock takes two from Seton Hill

Ben Matos, Rocket Contributor

April 17, 2016

Filed under Sports

Continuing on its weekend road trip, The Rock softball team made a trip to Greensburg, Pa. on Saturday to take on the Seton Hill University Griffins. The Rock needed to bounce back after dropping two tough Pennsylvania State Athletic... Read more »

Rock baseball drops two in doubleheader against Gannon Saturday

Jordyn Bennett, Rocket Contributor

April 16, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Slippery Rock baseball team (8-29, 3-15) was swept in a doubleheader by Gannon University (24-11, 12-6) on Saturday, despite a strong effort in game two. After being overwhelmed by the Golden Knights in an 11-3 loss in... Read more »

Softball loses late lead, is swept on the road

Cody Nespor, Assistant Sports Editor

April 15, 2016

Filed under Sports

After scoring 27 runs the night before, the Slippery Rock softball team's bats cooled off Friday afternoon en route to a doubleheader sweep at the hands of the Mercyhurst Lakers. The Rock lost a six-run lead in game one and... Read more »