SRU outduels Gannon for first time

Matthew Morgan, Assistant Sports Editor

April 3, 2014

Filed under Sports

Tuesday may have been April Fool's Day, but the joke was on the Golden Knights.   The Slippery Rock University lacrosse team (4-5, 1-3 PSAC) earned their first win against Gannon University (5-5, 2-3 PSAC) ever, in a... Read more »

MLB and the ‘juice’

Steven Bartley, Rocket Contributor

April 3, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Sports

With Barry Bonds coming back to Pittsburgh on opening day to give Andrew McCutchen the 2013 NL MVP award made me wonder a little bit: are people starting to forget the steroid era in baseball? Don’t get me wrong, the Bonds departure... Read more »

SRU baseball turns two

Ryan Barlow, Rocket Contributor

April 3, 2014

Filed under Sports

The Slippery Rock baseball team dominated a double header against Clarion University Tuesday, winning game one 27-10, and game two 13-4. Team captain and All-American shortstop Will Kengor led the Rock’s offense in both games,... Read more »

Cain, Powis enter NCAA DII Top-10

Kristin Karam, Sports Editor

April 2, 2014

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Two Slippery Rock women’s track and field athletes reached marks that put them in the top-10 of NCAA Division II athletes at the Raleigh Relays last weekend. Senior Julia Cain recorded the fifth best pole vault clearance... Read more »

Softball splits Seton Hill series

Brian Hepfinger, Rocket Contributor

April 2, 2014

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The Slippery Rock University softball team (5-10, PSAC-West 1-1) split its Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Western Division openers Saturday against Seton Hill University. The Rock won the first game 6-0. Freshman outfielder... Read more »

Rock baseball sweeps Cal-U in four game series

Ryan Barlow, Rocket Contributor

April 1, 2014

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The Slippery Rock baseball team completed a four-game series sweep of California University of Pa. Monday by winning 8-7. The series began with a doubleheader on Friday at California, where the Rock took both games by scored... Read more »

Women focus on outdoor title

Kristin Karam, Sports Editor

March 27, 2014

Filed under Sports

After winning the indoor PSAC Championship less than three weeks ago, the Slippery Rock women’s outdoor track and field team began the road to the outdoor championship with 23 PSAC qualifying... Read more »

Women’s tennis served first PSAC loss of season

Brittany Fagan, Rocket Contributor

March 27, 2014

Filed under Sports

      The Slippery Rock women’s tennis team began their Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference play  Tuesday with a 2-7 loss to Mercyhurst University. The team traveled to the Pennbriar Athletic Club... Read more »

Men’s track qualifies 21 at Shamrock Invite

Christian Stangroom, Rocket Contributor

March 27, 2014

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The Slippery Rock men's outdoor track and field team reached 21 PSAC qualifying standards and one NCAA mark at the Shamrock Invitational at Myrtle Beach last weekend. Redshirt freshman Tyler Kachelries recorded the only NCAA... Read more »