Anderson is acclimating well in sophomore season under new staff

Anderson is acclimating well in sophomore season under new staff

Robert Hearons, Sports Reporter
March 31, 2015
Filed under Sports

The jump from freshman to sophomore year, for any college student, can be a monumental one in terms of self-discovery. For University of Toledo sophomore pitcher Emily Anderson, one thing is clear from here on out: she is a heck of a pitcher with no ceiling in sight. “This is a whole different... Read more »

New sheriff in town

New sheriff in town

Marcus Dodson, Associate Sports Editor
March 31, 2015
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The casual fan may not realize that A.J. Montoya is only a freshman. Toledo’s rookie catcher currently leads the team in ten offensive categories. He has a .313 batting average, 15 RBI’s and five home runs. And Montoya is only 26 games into his collegiate career. “I’m just seeing the... Read more »

Kareem Hunt set to build off last season

Kareem Hunt set to build off last season

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
March 31, 2015
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Kareem Hunt’s final numbers this past season are staggering. The Rockets’ bruising running back churned out 1,631 rushing yards in 2014, the tenth-most in the country last year and second-most in program history. He was sidelined for three full games and half of two other contests, yet ranked... Read more »

Road to the NFL

Road to the NFL

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
March 24, 2015
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Blake Bacho: One last game

Blake Bacho: One last game

Blake Bacho , Sports Editor
March 24, 2015
Filed under Sports

Just over 35 seconds remained on the clock Monday night when Toledo senior guard Inma Zanoguera walked off Savage Arena’s court one last time. As the first-team All-Mid-American Conference selection went to join her teammates on the bench, all of Savage Arena rose as one in a standing ovation. The... Read more »

UT falls in WNIT

Keith Boggs, Sports Reporter
March 24, 2015
Filed under Sports

University of Toledo senior guard Inma Zanoguera posted up for a trey with 1:32 to play Monday night against the University of Michigan in the second round of the WNIT. Zanoguera eyed the basket. She took aim. She let loose. And the shot sailed neatly past the basket. Zanoguera finished with... Read more »

Rockets advance to second round of WNIT with 72-64 rout of Wright State

Marcus Dodson, Sports Reporter
March 21, 2015
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women's basketball team held off Wright State Friday night at Savage Arena in a 72-64 victory in the first round of the WNIT. Toledo junior guard Brenae Harris captured the first triple-double in program history. The junior recorded 16 points, 11 rebounds, and 11 assist in... Read more »

Blake Bacho: Rockets got careless

Blake Bacho: Rockets got careless

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
March 17, 2015
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Juice Brown said it left a bad taste in his mouth. Justin Drummond called it an opportunity he’d probably never get back. J.D. Weatherspoon stared silently at nothing in particular, as if he was still trying to process what had happened. The University of Toledo men’s basketball team, the squad... Read more »

UT earns WNIT bid, loses two players

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
March 17, 2015
Filed under Sports

It’s been a busy time for the University of Toledo women’s basketball team. The Rockets accepted a bid for the Women’s National Invitation Tournament Monday evening, just hours after it was announced that a pair of sophomores are no longer with the program. Olivia Braun and Elena de Alfredo... Read more »

Robert Hearons: Loss caps disappointing season for Rockets

Robert Hearons: Loss caps disappointing season for Rockets

Robert Hearons, Associate Sports Editor
March 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

CLEVELAND ­­­- The embarrassing way in which the regular season ended for the University of Toledo men’s basketball team put a sour taste in the mouths of Rockets fans heading into the Mid-American Conference Tournament. That taste is going to last all offseason, since the Rockets’ loss to... Read more »

Toledo falls 75-66 to Central Michigan in MAC Tournament Semifinals

Blake Bacho, Sports Editor
March 13, 2015
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CLEVELAND – The Rockets’ stay in Cleveland has come to an end. UT dropped a 75-66 decision to Central Michigan in Friday’s semifinal round of the Mid-American Conference Tournament. Toledo rode into the game after a victory Thursday against Eastern Michigan in the quarterfinals, but the midnight... Read more »

Robert Hearons: Rockets right ship against Eagles

Robert Hearons: Rockets right ship against Eagles

Robert Hearons, Associate Sports Editor
March 12, 2015
Filed under Sports

CLEVELAND – The University of Toledo men’s basketball team didn’t exactly sprint across the regular season finish line last week. It was more of a stumble. The Rockets dropped three of their final four contests, including an 85-59 spanking from the Eastern Michigan Eagles that ended UT’s... Read more »