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Rapid reaction: Broncos edge Chargers

Rapid reaction: Broncos edge Chargers

The Denver Broncos (1-0) defeated the Los Angeles Chargers (0-1) by a score of 24-21. Denver entered the fourth quarter with a three possession lead, but mental errors that were easily avoidable nearly lost them the game. It was a shaky win with plenty of positives and negatives to takeaway. Let’s be clear, the Chargers […]

Athletics department launches rewards app, SuperFanU

Athletics department launches rewards app, SuperFanU

The MSU Denver athletics department announced the addition of a free app to their Roadrunner Rewards program. The app, officially called SuperFanU MSU Denver Roadrunner Rewards, is an easy-to-use portal into the Roadrunner Rewards program. It offers students, fans and users a variety of MSU Denver-oriented benefits. It is named for the platform it is […]

Men’s and women’s tennis start season without coaches

Men’s and women’s tennis start season without coaches

After a season that saw MSU Denver men’s and women’s tennis bring home the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championships, both teams find themselves without a head coach entering the 2017-2018 season. Head coach Daniel Hanstefer departed to take the same position at Ferris State University. With just two weeks before the start of the season, […]

Volleyball coach looking to improve the impressive

Volleyball coach looking to improve the impressive

Coming off 2016 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Coach of the Year honors, Jenny Glenn enters her second season as head coach of the MSU Denver volleyball team looking to improve upon an impressive campaign. After a season that saw the team finish 27-5 overall and an undefeated 18-0 in the RMAC, the Roadrunners will enter […]

East High School coach fired after forcing athletes into splits

East High School coach fired after forcing athletes into splits

Questions remain after Denver East High School cheerleading coach Ozell Williams was terminate following the release of several videos showing him forcing athletes into the splits. The videos weren’t publicly available until they were sent to 9News nearly nine weeks after they were taken. Williams can be seen forcing high school girls as young as […]

MSU Denver volleyball visits Nicaragua

MSU Denver volleyball visits Nicaragua

The MSU Denver volleyball team has a unique team-bonding tradition. For one week in July, the team made their way to Nicaragua as part of a quadrennial tradition. Across the cities of San Juan Del Sur, Granada and Managua, the players took part in community service outreach, cultural immersion, teambuilding activities and of course, volleyball. […]

The Metropolitan sports briefs: August 23, 2017

The Metropolitan sports briefs: August 23, 2017

MSU DENVER BRIEFS Athletics department launches Roadrunner Rewards app The MSU Denver athletics department announced on Aug. 22 that they have added an app to their Roadrunner Rewards program. The app features seven tabs that perform different functions.  The tabs include events, rewards, awards leaderboard, Roadrunners social media, video highlights, roadrunners athletics news and a […]

Sports stance: Kaepernick controversy more about skill than politics

Sports stance: Kaepernick controversy more about skill than politics

The NFL preseason kicked off this past week and many still question why quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned. Some argue it’s because of his kneeling protest during the national anthem. Others argue that the NFL has a race issue and Kaepernick happens to be a victim of it. While that may partially be the case, […]