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SRU alumnus Brandon Fusco signs contract with the Atlanta Falcons

Justin Kraus, Sports Editor

March 22, 2018

Filed under Sports

Entering his eighth year in the NFL, Slippery Rock alumnus Brandon Fusco signed the largest contract of his life, a three-year deal worth $12.75 million dollars, $5.5 million of which is guaranteed. "It's unbelivable. The magic number for a gr...

SRU softball had their hands full with spring break tournament

Stephen Cukovich, Assistant Sports Editor

March 22, 2018

Filed under Sports

Slippery Rock University softball went 6-6 during their spring break tournament in Clermont, Fl. last week, reaching 21 total games played, which currently is tied with West Chester University (14-7) for the most games played so f...

Intramural and club sports prove great way for freshmen to get involved

Stephen Cukovich, Assistant Sports Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Sports

Freshmen sometimes have a tough time finding what to do with all the freedom and new found free time on their hands, but with intramural and club sports just a few clicks away, it hasn't been easier. Through the Slippery Rock...

Athletics are an important part of the SRU experience

Justin Kraus, Sports Editor

March 8, 2018

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Between 17 Division II teams, 24 athletic clubs and countless intramural events and leagues, sports are an integral portion of Slippery Rock University. Slippery Rock sponsors 17 official Division II sports, many of which are...

Women’s track turns focus to outdoor

Karl Ludwig, Rocket Contributor

March 7, 2018

Filed under Sports

With the PSAC (Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference) Championships now in the rear-view mirror and only sophomore pole vaulter Maddy Marshall and senior pole vaulter Courtney McQuaide still competing indoors, the focus now shifts...

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