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Rockets swim team takes on Akron Zips

Rockets swim team takes on Akron Zips

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
January 17
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo swimming team took on the reigning Mid-American Conference Champions University of Akron at home last Saturday as they looked to salvage the rough start to their season. The Rockets have dropped all of their matches thus far and finished fifth at the Zippy invite. The Rockets...

Women split wins against Buffalo and Northern Illinois

Women split wins against Buffalo and Northern Illinois

Jackson Rodgers, Staff Reporter
January 17
Filed under Sports

This past week, the University of Toledo women’s basketball team beat the University of Buffalo 73-64 on Wednesday and lost to Northern Illinois University 77-73 on Saturday. The two games bring the Rockets’ record to 12-4 on the season. “Well, we feel good knowing that Buffalo hadn’t lost...

Men’s Basketball heats up over break

Men’s Basketball heats up over break

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
January 10
Filed under Sports

While the majority of students left campus this winter for a much-needed holiday break, the Rocket men’s basketball team hasn’t let up. The Rockets improved to an overall record of 9-6 and haven’t dropped a game since their overtime loss to Marshall on Dec. 10. The Rockets will continue their red-hot...

Toledo women impress in MAC play

Toledo women impress in MAC play

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
January 10
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women’s basketball team has been hard at work over winter break, racking up a stellar 11-3 record and beginning MAC play for the year. After a win over Madonna University at home, the Rockets hit the road for a matchup against Dayton, where they won 76-72 in a tight matchup...

Rockets fight hard in Camellia Bowl

Rockets fight hard in Camellia Bowl

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
December 17
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

This year’s bowl game for the University of Toledo would prove to be a tough one for the Rockets. Appalachian State University won the coin toss and chose to differ, giving Toledo a chance to set the tone for the rest of the game. A holding penalty stopped this opportunity, forcing Toledo to punt the...

The Rockets are headed to the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl

The Rockets are headed to the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
December 6
Filed under Sports

After a successful 9-3 season, the University of Toledo has been invited to a bowl game for the sixth year in a row. This year, the Rockets will head to Montgomery, Alabama to take on the Appalachian State Mountaineers. This is the first time the two teams have ever faced each other, but there will be...

Rockets blow past Flames and Crusaders

Rockets blow past Flames and Crusaders

Jackson Rogers, Staff Reporter
December 6
Filed under Sports

Over the weekend, the University of Toledo women’s basketball team defeated the University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois, 79-51 on Thursday and Madonna University 99-47 on Sunday. The wins improved the Rocket record to 5-1 this season. “We were tested early in both games,” said head coach Tricia...

Rockets fall in final game

Rockets fall in final game

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 29
Filed under Sports

The Rockets headed to Kalamazoo, Michigan to take on the undefeated Western Michigan Broncos in a battle for the MAC West, and a bid for the MAC championship game. Unfortunately for Toledo, the Broncos completed their undefeated season in a convincing fashion, beating the Rockets by a score of 55-35....

Rockets win their final home game of the season

Rockets win their final home game of the season

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 16
Filed under Sports

The Toledo Rockets took on Ball State in the last home game of the season. Despite heavy fog, the Rockets managed to come out on top with a score of 37-19. Junior quarterback Logan Woodside also broke another record this game, passing Bruce Gradkowski to become the all time leader for passing yards i...

Starting strong

Starting strong

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 16
Filed under Sports

The Rocket women’s basketball team defeated the Rhode Island Rams by a score of 65-50, to bring their overall record to 2-0 on the season. The Rockets were led by second-year guard Mikaela Boyd, who scored 15 points on the night, a career high. First-year guard Mariella Santucci also had an impressive...

Rocket’s Redemption

Rocket’s Redemption

Jessica Harker, Editor-in-Chief
November 16
Filed under Sports

Toledo football pulls through in a tight spot with a 31-24 win against NIU. The Rocket football team beat a different kind of record this week, as 10,180 people gathered to watch as the team faced off against the Northern Illinois University Huskies on Oct. 9th at Guaranteed Rate Field, the home of...

Rockets volleyball flops at the finish

Keith Boggs, Staff Reporter
November 15
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The University of Toledo women’s volleyball team lost both of their final matches of the season this past weekend. Going up against Western Michigan and division-leading Northern Illinois, the Rockets remained competitive throughout both matches, but couldn’t pull out a victory in either. In...

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