Metro in RMAC semifinals

Metro in RMAC semifinals

The Roadrunners were out for revenge against UC-Colorado Springs in the RMAC quarterfinals March 1. After dropping the final regular season game to UCCS just days before, Metro finished on top this time with the 82-77 win propelling them to the semifinals at Fort Lewis March 4. Entering the game, the Roadrunners were the No. […]

Baseball ready for home opener

Baseball ready for home opener

Metro baseball looked to open the season against Nebraska-Kearney Feb. 5-7, but opening weekend was delayed due to inclement weather. The rescheduled home opener will be against Emporia State in a three-game series Feb. 12-14 at The Regency Athletic Complex. The Roadrunners are coming off a 28-22 overall season, 21-14 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic […]

Runners’ five-game winning streak snapped in Pueblo

Runners’ five-game winning streak snapped in Pueblo

Metro men’s basketball split on the road, first running away with the 87-80 win against Western State Feb. 5 and a 90-83 loss to CSU-Pueblo the following night. After the weekend, Metro is 14-9 overall, 12-5 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. Against Western State, four Roadrunners scored in double digits including junior forward/center Andre […]

Roadrunners win first in OH, drop second to Thunderwolves

Roadrunners win first in OH, drop second to Thunderwolves

Women’s basketball defeated Western State 77-72 in a thrilling overtime clash Feb. 5 on the road. In overtime, after both teams traded baskets, sophomore guard J’Nae Squires-Horton made a 3-pointer taking the 67-64 lead. Metro would not relinquish its lead earning their 10th win of the season. Sophomore forward Emily Hartegan earned a double-double scoring […]

Tennis loses road openers

Tennis loses road openers

Metro men’s and women’s tennis teams were both dealt defeating season openers on the road Jan. 31. The men’s team traveled to Colorado Springs to take on Abilene Christian losing 6-1. The only victory for the Roadrunners came from freshman Joey Tscherne at No.2 singles spot over Abilene Christian’s Nico Agritelley. Coming off a great […]

Hardrockers knock-off struggling Lady Runners

Hardrockers knock-off struggling Lady Runners

Metro women’s basketball couldn’t come up with answers to South Dakota Mines offensive dominance as they lost their fourth straight game, 78-61 Jan. 23 on the road. The Roadrunners dropped to 7-12 overall and 5-8 in the RMAC as the Hardrockers improved to 9-8 overall and 6-7 in the RMAC. The game fell apart for […]

Metro women’s basketball falls to Southwest Minnesota State

Metro women’s basketball falls to Southwest Minnesota State

Metro’s women’s basketball team fell short to Southwest Minnesota State 78-71 at the Auraria Event Center Nov. 30. Southwest Minn. State came away with their first win of the season moving them to 1-5 as Metro fell to 2-4. “They were hungry. They hadn’t won yet,” head Coach Tanya Haave said after the game. The […]

Metro volleyball advances to RMAC semifinals

Metro volleyball advances to RMAC semifinals

After losing to UC-Colorado Springs twice in the regular season, Metro volleyball avenged the losses in the 3-1 victory in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference quarterfinals at the Auraria Event Center Nov. 17. “We’re 0-2 against this team and we’re not particularly fond of that,” said head coach Debbie Hendricks. Junior outside hitter Michaela Smith […]

Women’s basketball off to fast start

Women’s basketball off to fast start

Metro came away with the 77-47 rout against Grand View University Nov. 7 in their exhibition game at the Auraria Event Center. Sophomore forward Emily Hartegan led the Roadrunners in scoring as she put up 20 points and contributed defensively with seven rebounds. “I put defense first and let the offense come to me,” Hartegan […]