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Michael Bahl comes full circle, named men’s basketball head coach

Michael Bahl comes full circle, named men’s basketball head coach

Former assistant coach Michael Bahl has been tapped to become the new head coach of MSU Denver’s men’s basketball team. He takes over for Derrick Clark, who coached the Roadrunners for seven seasons before being let go by MSU Denver. Bahl is a Roadrunner lifer. During his playing days at MSU Denver from 2003-07, he was […]

Roadrunners Outlast Bobcats To Win RMLC Championship

Roadrunners Outlast Bobcats To Win RMLC Championship

After finishing the regular season with an overall record of 8-3, the MSU Denver lacrosse team would make it their mission to come into the RMLC playoffs and claim their first championship. Mission. Accomplished. The Roadrunners would first face off against their in-state rivals, the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers in the RMLC semi-finals. It […]

Softball prepares for RMAC tournament run

Softball prepares for RMAC tournament run

After enjoying a five game winning streak, the MSU Denver softball team has lost four in a row just prior to the conference tournament. Head coach Annie Van Wetzinga’s Roadrunners hadn’t had trouble within the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference until they traveled to Golden to take on Colorado School of Mines April 22-23. Before the […]

Roadrunners finish the season on a good note heading into playoffs

Roadrunners finish the season on a good note heading into playoffs

After dominating Johnson & Wales University by a final score of 20-7, the Roadrunners lacrosse club traveled to Montana for the final two regular games of the season against Great Falls, and arch-rival Montana State University. The club would first take on Great Falls (9-3), where they would battle to a close 14-12 loss. After […]

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 […]

Ian Heinisch: From behind bars to MMA

Ian Heinisch: From behind bars to MMA

Ian “The Hurricane” Heinisch is an undefeated middleweight mixed martial artist training out of Factory X. The Hurricane nickname not only embodies his fighting style, but it also symbolizes the whirlwind of a journey this young fighter has faced outside of the cage. “Honestly I try to relive those dark moments right before the fight,” […]