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Starting strong

Starting strong

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 16, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
Filed under Sports

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...

Rockets split wins in lead up to end of the season

Rockets split wins in lead up to end of the season

Keith Boggs, Staff Reporter
November 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

Bump, set and spike. The University of Toledo women's volleyball team split a pair of MAC conference matches this weekend. The two matches were the beginning of their final four home game stretch to close out the season. In the first match, the Rockets took on familiar foe in Ball State on Saturday....

Rockets bounce back against Akron

Rockets bounce back against Akron

Jackson Rogers, Staff Reporter
November 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

  On Wednesday, the University of Toledo football team defeated the University of Akron 48-17 to kick off the month of November. This win improves the Rockets’ record to 7-2 overall and 4-1 in Mid-American Conference play. “Our team played a great game tonight,” said head coach Jason...

Rockets Basketball holds preview event with women’s exhibition match

Rockets Basketball holds preview event with women’s exhibition match

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo women’s basketball team held an exhibition matchup against Lock Haven University last Saturday, which the Rockets dominated 99-41. Lock Haven is a small school in Pennsylvania, and the game does not count toward the Rockets’ record. The matchup’s purpose is to show off...

Rockets Basketball holds preview event with men’s exhibition match

Rockets Basketball holds preview event with men’s exhibition match

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
November 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rockets men’s basketball team looks to make a run at the 2016 MAC championship as they return a veteran roster, including four of their top five scorers from a year ago. The UT community got their first look at the team on Saturday at Savage Arena as Toledo defeated Ohio Dominican University 94-79...

Volleyball goes undefeated in stellar weekend on road

Volleyball goes undefeated in stellar weekend on road

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo volleyball team had an incredibly impressive weekend, playing matches against both Eastern Michigan and Central Michigan and not dropping a single set throughout both games. These victories propel the Rockets to a record of 14-10 overall, and a record of 7-5 in MAC play. The...

Men’s golf season ends at Saint Mary’s Invintational

Men’s golf season ends at Saint Mary’s Invintational

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
November 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo men’s golf team wrapped up their fall season last week when they traveled to Pebble Beach, California, to participate in the 11th annual St. Mary’s Invitational. This is the first time the Toledo squad has competed in this tournament. The three-day event covered three rounds...

Rockets lose heartbreaker

Rockets lose heartbreaker

Jackson Rogers, Staff Reporter
November 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Thursday, the University of Toledo football team lost 31-26 to Ohio University in a close contest. The loss drops the Rocket’s record to 6-2 overall and 3-1 in Mid-American Conference play. “This was a very tough loss for our football team,” said head coach Jason Candle. “A game in which...

Rockets compete at EMU Fall Classic

Rockets compete at EMU Fall Classic

Sam Williams, Sports Editor
October 25, 2016
Filed under Sports

Last Friday, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to Dexter, Michigan to compete in the Eastern Michigan Fall Classic. The invite was hosted at Hudson Mill Metro Park. The Rockets women’s team entered the competition after a 34th place finish in the Pre-national blue 6k. Third-...

Toledo Volleyball drops two games

Toledo Volleyball drops two games

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
October 25, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Toledo women’s volleyball team had a rough weekend on the road, losing to Miami University on Friday 3-0 before falling to the team’s rival, Bowling Green, 3-1 on Saturday. University of Toledo now stands at 12-10, including 5-5 in Mid-American Conference play. Third-year Rachel Vidourek led...

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