Baseball picked to finish third in PSAC

Ryan Barlow, Rocket Contributor

February 20, 2014

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Coming off a 31-21 season (13-11 PSAC), Slippery Rock’s baseball, led by head coach Jeff Messer, was picked to finish third in the PSAC-Western Division preseason polls. Messer has been pushing... Read more »

Softball set for season opening tournament in Raleigh, North Carolina

Brian Hepfinger, Rocket Contributor

February 18, 2014

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Coming off a 16-20 record in the 2013 season, the Slippery Rock University softball team was picked to finish fifth in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference-Western Division during preseason polls. “Just because we’re... Read more »

SRU freshman shines at YSU Invite

Christian Stangroom, Rocket Contributor

February 13, 2014

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The two-day Youngstown State University National Invite brought out five total NCAA qualifying marks from the Slippery Rock men's and women's indoor track teams. Friday's highlight for the Rock came from freshman Sabrina Anderson,... Read more »

Turnovers cost men game at Mercyhurst

Kristin Karam, Sports Editor

February 13, 2014

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The Slippery Rock men’s basketball team fell into familiar territory with another game being decided with just a few points as they fell 52-56 to the Mercyhurst Lakers Wednesday night. The decision dropped the Rock’s record... Read more »

Missouri’s defensive end Michael Sam receives nationwide support

Steven Bartley, Rocket Contributor

February 13, 2014

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Defensive end Michael Sam made national headlines this week for coming out as a gay football player. Sam is a senior at the University of Missouri and is projected to be picked up between the third and fifth rounds of the NFL... Read more »

SRU baseball picked to finish third in PSAC

Ryan Barlow, Rocket Contributor

February 11, 2014

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Coming off a 31-21 season (13-11 PSAC), Slippery Rock’s baseball, led by head coach Jeff Messer, was picked to finish third in the PSAC-Western Division preseason polls. Messer has been pushing his team to work hard during the... Read more »