Metro gives Dobbinson well-earned spotlight

Metro gives Dobbinson well-earned spotlight

Every team needs a player with tenacity. Someone who can take a game over at any moment and provide that much needed spark. Often, these players come from humble beginnings, and for Metro State, that guy is senior point guard Tony Dobbinson. The 5-foot-11 guard leads the Roadrunners in scoring, averaging 16.2 points in his […]

Fort Lewis tops MSU Denver in RMAC Semifinals

Fort Lewis tops MSU Denver in RMAC Semifinals

MSU Denver’s shot at the RMAC Championship was short lived after the 89-78 loss to the No. 8 Fort Lewis Skyhawks March 4 in Durango. MSU Denver had four seniors play in their final game as a Roadrunner putting an end to their career and the season. One of the seniors who made an instant impact is guard Eric Rayer. He […]

Metro softball opens RMAC season 3-1 at home

Metro softball opens RMAC season 3-1 at home

Metro softball completed the 3-1 home series against Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference opponent Adams State Grizzlies Feb. 20-21 at The Regency Athletic Complex. The Roadrunners came into home opening weekend with a 3-7 overall record, having struggled on the road in California and Texas to open up the season, but did get back on track […]

Baseball survives Hornets rally

Baseball survives Hornets rally

Additional reporting by Anthony Rodriguez with MSBN/The Met Report After dropping the first two games to Emporia State, Metro baseball defeated the Hornets 6-5 in the final game of home opening weekend Feb. 14 at The Regency Athletic Complex. “I thought we played really well today,” head coach Jerrid Oates said. “We bounced back from yesterday […]

Lady Runners outshoot Western New Mexico

Lady Runners outshoot Western New Mexico

The Roadrunners were aggressive on both ends of the floor as Metro dominated Western New Mexico 99-56 at the Auraria Event Center Jan. 30. Metro got off to a quick start with a 23-3 run in the first three minutes. Led by sophomore guard J’Nae Squires-Horton, she notched eight points and two steals during that […]

Metro dominates one-win Mustangs

Metro dominates one-win Mustangs

The final score was a big indicator of one of the conference’s best and worst. Metro (13-8, 11-4 Rocky Mountain) hit triple digits, scoring their highest game of the season in the 100-60 win over Western New Mexico (1-19, 1-14 RMAC) Jan. 30 at the Auraria Event Center. Senior forward DeShawn Phenix earned Player of […]

Metro men’s basketball denies SD Mines comeback

Metro men’s basketball denies SD Mines comeback

The Roadrunners have been at their best when the games are close and put in high pressure situations. In games decided by four points or less, Metro is 4-1 on the season including the 71-70 win over South Dakota School of Mines Jan. 23 in Rapid City. Even when the Hardrockers scored 10 points in […]

Roadrunners dominate Griffins in 20-point win

Roadrunners dominate Griffins in 20-point win

Since dropping the last two games against conference opponents, four Roadrunners scored in double digits in the 62-42 rout over Westminster at the Auraria Event Center Jan. 9. “It shows how much growth we’ve had in the past few games,” junior guard/forward Luisa Tago said. “It was really good to bounce back. We got a […]

Men’s basketball searches for identity after non-conference play

Men’s basketball searches for identity after non-conference play

Just six games into the season, men’s basketball finds itself at a 2-4 overall record having lost the last to Pittsburg State of Kansas, 72-61 at the Auraria Event Center Nov. 28. After leading the entire first half, the Roadrunners were held to 38.7 percent shooting, going 12-for-31 from the field and giving up 48 points […]

Men’s soccer upset by Fort Lewis in quarterfinals

Men’s soccer upset by Fort Lewis in quarterfinals

Having not suffered a loss since Sept. 30 at the hands of UCCS in double overtime, Metro men’s soccer did just that in the 3-0 loss against Fort Lewis in the first round of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament Nov. 4. “Fort Lewis is always a good team,” head coach Jeremy Tittle said. “They […]