The Rocket

Baseball splits double headers to start year, picked second in PSAC

Mike Hurliman, Rocket Contributor

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports

The 2012 season began for the Slippery Rock University baseball team at VA Memorial Park with back to back doubleheaders against Ohio Valley University of West Virginia and Wheeling Jesuit University. The Rock started their...

Losing streak continues for Rock

P.J. Shipe, Rocket Contributor

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports

Disappointment continued for Slippery Rock women's basketball as they fell to No. 18 Gannon University, 75-59, Wednesday at Morrow Field House. The loss drops SRU's record to 5-20 overall and 2-19 in PSAC play. The Rock has...

Rock tournament hopes in jeopardy

Madeline Williams, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Slippery Rock University men's basketball team put their trip to the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference tournament in jeopardy when they fell to Gannon University, 80-73, on Wednesday night in Morrow Field House. The...

Indoor track breaks record in 4×400

Kristin Karam, Rocket Contributor

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports

Slippery Rock's indoor track and field team competed at the Kent State Tune-Up Saturday and came home with high confidence and two school records broken. The men's 4x400 meter relay team made up of junior Ethan Geisler, sophomore...

Learning to fight, mixed martial arts

Tim Durr, Sports Editor

February 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

Are you looking for a good workout? I think I have an answer for you: mixed martial arts. Recently, I met up with Rich Cantolina at the Aebersold Student Recreation Center to learn the ropes of some mixed martial arts...

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