MSU Denver victorious at annual Roadrunner Invitational

MSU Denver victorious at annual Roadrunner Invitational

MSU Denver cross-country owned both the event title and the results sheet in the Roadrunner Invitational on Oct. 7. The men’s team finished in first place out of eight teams and the women’s placed second of five in the meet at Washington Park in downtown Denver. The event also featured a citizen’s 5k at the […]

National League wild-card game preview

National League wild-card game preview

When the Colorado Rockies take on the Arizona Diamondbacks on Oct. 4, it will be their first playoff game in nearly a decade. In their first visit to the playoffs since 2009, the Rockies will face off against the Diamondbacks in a one-game wild card playoff at Chase Field in Phoenix. The last time the two […]

After drastic roster turnover, new-look men’s soccer team

After drastic roster turnover, new-look men’s soccer team

A 1-5 record to start the season tested the mettle and unity of the new-look MSU Denver men’s soccer team. The Roadrunners started their campaign with five consecutive one-goal losses before a 3-2 victory at South Dakota School of Mines on Sept. 17, capped by the program’s first loss to Colorado Christian University since 2002. […]

Rockies fighting for life in wild card race

Rockies fighting for life in wild card race

The Colorado Rockies face a steep climb for the rest of the season as they vie for a spot in the postseason. After clinching a winning record on the most important road trip of the season, a pair of four-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks, the Rockies have momentum on their […]

New women’s soccer coach looks to build solid foundation

New women’s soccer coach looks to build solid foundation

The MSU Denver women’s soccer team enters the 2017 season with its sights on the school’s 16th consecutive playoff berth under new head coach Tracy Chao. The Roadrunners, who lost a 1-0 heartbreaker in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament semifinals after reaching the playoff   for the 15th consecutive year, are returning seven of […]

MSU Denver professor’s tweet leads to uncertain future

MSU Denver professor’s tweet leads to uncertain future

NOTE: An edit has been made for clarification. Frei’s book was not specifically about the Battle of Okinawa as originally implied, and the passage discussing it has been amended. The future is uncertain for former Denver Post sportswriter and part-time MSU Denver professor Terry Frei after a controversial tweet on Memorial Day weekend. Frei, who […]

Baseball weekend recap: Roadrunners take two from UNC as RMAC race intensifies

Baseball weekend recap: Roadrunners take two from UNC as RMAC race intensifies

The Roadrunners baseball team must be optimistic after a successful taste of Division I competition, defeating University of Northern Colorado two games to one over the weekend. The starting pitching was the story for MSU Denver, as Beecher Strube, Javi Vega and Derek Stimpson all turned in lights out performances. In game one, Strube tossed […]