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Rock football looking to end losing streak in “Battle for the Milk Jug”

Jordyn Bennett, Assistant Sports Editor

October 28, 2016

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In an upsetting loss to Edinboro University (7-1, 4-1) at homecoming, Slippery Rock football (5-3, 2-3) lost its starting and second string quarterbacks to injury.  With both quarterbacks still banged up, third-string quarter... Read more »

Rock surrenders late goal, falls at IUP 2-1

Ben Matos, Rocket Contributor

October 27, 2016

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Slippery Rock and Indiana were tied for most of the game until the Crimson Hawks’ Selena West scored a goal with less than two minutes left in regulation to lift IUP ahead for the win. The loss drops The Rock’s record to ... Read more »

Rock volleyball snaps seven-game losing streak

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

October 25, 2016

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The women's volleyball team broke their seven game losing streak with a win over Mercyhurst University (12-10) on Friday, but lost to Gannon University (20-3) on Saturday when the team traveled to Erie, Pa. this past weekend. Leading... Read more »

Men’s cross-country finishes eighth, Parsons makes All-PSAC team

Justin Kraus, Rocket Contributor

October 25, 2016

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Junior Jeremy Parsons landed on the All-Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) team for the third time overall, and the second straight year on first team after finishing in the top-10 at ninth place at the PSAC Championships... Read more »

Men’s soccer wins 2-1 in final home game

Cam Bildhauer, Rocket Contributor

October 24, 2016

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The Slippery Rock University men’s soccer team defeated Lock Haven University, 2-1, in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference play Saturday on Senior Day at James Egli Field. Slippery Rock earned the win on a day in which... Read more »

Women’s soccer clinches playoff berth

Joshua Kellem, Rocket Contributor

October 23, 2016

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The Slippery Rock women’s soccer team will officially be in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) tournament this year. The berth comes after a 3-0 shutout against The University of Lock Haven at home. The Rock has... Read more »

Women’s XC falls short of PSAC Championships expectations

Megan Majercak, Rocket Contributor

October 23, 2016

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The Slippery Rock women's cross-country team competed in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Championships Saturday at Kutztown University. The team was ranked eighth among the seventeen teams, but reached short... Read more »

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