Softball

Softball season still rounding bases

Softball season still rounding bases

Coming off a regular season that saw them finish as Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champions, the Lady Runners blazed through the RMAC tournament to the final matchup but it wasn’t the result that they were hoping for. Metro took on Adams State in the semifinals at the Auraria Event Center May 2 and came away […]

Lady Runners shut out UCCS to clinch playoff berth

Lady Runners shut out UCCS to clinch playoff berth

Coming off a two-game win streak against Fort Lewis in Durango, Metro softball commanded the field as they trampled over UCCS in the first doubleheader of senior weekend April 11-12 at The Regency Athletic Complex. The Lady Runners had added inspiration defeating the Mountain Lions 4-0, then 12-3 on Teal Day—the first day of the […]

McCarron named NABC DII player of the year; Smith earns first RMAC pitcher of the week

McCarron named NABC DII player of the year; Smith earns first RMAC pitcher of the week

Two Roadrunners earned honors this past week. Senior guard Mitch McCarron was named the National Association of Basketball Coaches Division II Player of the Year and sophomore pitcher Cassidy Smith was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Association pitcher of the week. McCarron led the Runners to a 26-6 record and a third-consecutive RMAC regular season […]

Larson dials in for no-hitter

Larson dials in for no-hitter

In an impressive showing from Metro’s starting rotation, the Roadrunners split a two-game series to the Fort Hays State Tigers  as junior pitcher Nicole Larson delievered the ninth no-hitter in Metro school history. After dropping the first matchup 3-0, the Lady Runners regrouped, played aggressive at the plate and defensive on the mound in game […]

Lady Runners go 2-2 vs. Griz

Lady Runners go 2-2 vs. Griz

The Metro softball team dropped both games in its doubleheader against Adams State, losing 6-7 and then 4-6 on March 7. After racing out to a 4-2 lead in the first inning of game one, thanks to RBI doubles from senior Kaylynn Harmon and junior right fielder Lani Redmond, the Roadrunners were outscored 5-2 for […]

Softball looks to take early division lead

Softball looks to take early division lead

After returning from a tumultuous invitational road trip, the Roadrunners softball team bounced back with a shutout against Colorado Christian, 8-0, in its home-opener at the Regency Athletic Complex Feb. 20. In what was initially scheduled as a four-game home series, the doubleheader that took place Feb. 20 was the only weekend action, with the […]

Baseball and softball eager to improve

Baseball and softball eager to improve

The Roadrunners’ baseball and softball programs are about improvement, consistency and teamwork this season. With these components, Metro can keep the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championships in their sights. The baseball season started with two games Jan. 30, followed by the series finale, Jan. 31. Metro won the weekend series 2-1 against the University of […]