[Softball] RedStorm Georgia bound for NAIA Opening Round

Rio Grande Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande will tangle with Milligan (Tenn.) University in the NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round's Lawrenceville Bracket hosted by Georgia Gwinnett...

[Baseball] Reeser leads Rio quintet on All-RSC teams

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – Senior center fielder Kent Reeser leads a quintet of University of Rio Grande players named to the 2021 All-River States Conference Baseball Team.    The all-league first and...

[Baseball] Asbury rallies late to eliminate RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – Kaiden Zacharias's two-out, two-run single capped a three-run seventh inning rally and lifted Asbury University to a 7-5 win over the University of Rio Grande in an elimination game of the...

[Softball] Freshman duo help Rio secure tourney title

Rio Grande Sports Information    VIENNA, W.Va. – In Saturday's winner-take-all second final of the River States Conference Softball Championship, the University of Rio Grande rallied late around a pair of unlikely heroines.  ...

[Softball] RedStorm wins twice, reaches title game

Rio Grande Sports Information    VIENNA, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande posted a pair of victories on Friday afternoon to earn a berth in the championship game of the 2021 River States Conference Softball Championship at Jackson Memorial...

[Baseball] Rio Grande stays alive, nips Midway in 13 innings

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – It took a little more than four hours and to complete and included a pair of game-winning swings by Billy Cooper, but the University of Rio Grande remains alive in the River States Conference...

[Baseball] Eagles rally past Rio for RSC Tournament win

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – Second-seeded Asbury University scored three times in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally past No. 5 seed University of Rio Grande, 5-4, in the opening round of the 2021 River States...

[Men’s Bowling] Rio’s Burns falls in ISC Sweet 16

Rio Grande Sports Information    WYOMING, Mich. – University of Rio Grande sophomore Nathan Burns saw his quest for a national championship end Wednesday morning after a loss in the Sweet 16 of the United States Bowling Conference's 2021...

[Baseball] Rio to face Asbury in RSC Tournament

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande will be the No. 5 seed in the 2021 River States Conference Baseball Championship, which begins Thursday at VA Memorial Stadium in Chillicothe, Ohio.  ...

National Day of Prayer Statement 2021

This year’s theme for the National Day of Prayer is “Pour out your love, life, liberty” from 2nd Corinthians 3:17.  This is the second National Day of Prayer since the pandemic. Much has changed in America because of the pandemic.  The power of prayer has remained the...

[Softball] Webb named RSC Player of the Week

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande right fielder Taylor Webb racked up 14 hits in six games to win River States Conference Softball Player of the Week for April 26-May 2.

[Baseball] Cougars rally late – twice- to sweep RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – The final two games of the University of Rio Grande's 2021 regular season schedule ended as a handful of others had previously – with a pair of late rallies against a faltering...

[Softball] Rio sweeps Pioneers in regular season finale

Rio Grande Sports Information    KENNEDY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Taylor Webb had five hits, including four doubles, and drove in six runs to lead the University of Rio Grande to a doubleheader sweep of Point Park University, Saturday afternoon, in River...

[Softball] RedStorm outlasts Carlow for DH sweep

Rio Grande Sports Information    KENNEDY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – They didn't come with style points, but given how difficult the process was for his team to nail down its two wins on Friday, University of Rio Grande head softball coach Chris Hammond...

[Baseball] RedStorm crunch Cougars, punch tourney ticket

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – Billy Cooper had three of the University of Rio Grande's season-high 18 hits and drove in a career-high six runs to lead the RedStorm past Indiana University-Kokmo, 11-4, in the opening game of...

[Softball] RedStorm powers up, sweeps Shawnee

Rio Grande Sports Information    PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande clubbed three home runs to fuel an opening game win, while hitting two more circuit clouts in the nightcap to fuel a doubleheader sweep of Shawnee State University,...

[Softball] RSC honors pair of Rio freshmen

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande freshmen Caitlyn Brisker and Sydney Campolo have been named the River States Conference Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for the week of April...

[Men’s Track & Field] Rio’s Booth recognized by RSC

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande junior Cody Booth won the 5,000 meter-run and 10,000 meter-run at the RSC Outdoor Championships to earn RSC Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year and, thus, the RSC...

[Baseball] Rio, Golden Bears divide pair

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande rallied from an early deficit by scoring seven unanswered runs in an 8-3 victory over West Virginia University-Tech in the opening game of a Sunday afternoon River...

[Softball] RedStorm, Grenadiers battle to DH split

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Caitlyn Brisker hit a fourth inning home run and Sydney Campolo tossed a five-hit shutout to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 1-0 game two win over Indiana University Southeast, Sunday...

[Baseball] RedStorm take series opener from Tech

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Clayton Surrell hit a grand slam home run as part of a five-run second inning, Trey Carter allowed one earned run over 7-1/3 innings and Juan Familia hit a three-run walk-off home run in a...

[Softball] Cremeens, Campolo lead Rio to sweep

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Kenzie Cremeens had three extra-base hits and three runs batted in to fuel a game one victory, while Sydney Campolo tossed a one-hit shutout in the nightcap to lead the University of Rio Grande...

[Men’s Track & Field] RedStorm men capture RSC title

Rio Grande Sports Information    EATON, Ohio – Cody Booth scored a pair of first-place finishes to earn Track Athlete of the Year honors and lead the University of Rio Grande men's track & field team to the River States Conference...

[Men’s Soccer] Vikings oust Rio from national tourney

Rio Grande Sports Information    MARSHALL, Mo. – Kainan Dos Santos scored one goal and assisted on another to lead fourth-ranked Missouri Valley College to a 2-1 win over the University of Rio Grande, Thursday afternoon, in the opening round of...

[Softball] Late rallies fuel Rio sweep of PPU

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Late-game rallies at home have become a staple of the 2021 season for the University of Rio Grande softball team.    On Wednesday afternoon, in less-than-ideal weather conditions,...

[Track & Field] RedStorm part of RSC Championship meet

RSC Sports Information    EATON, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande will be among the schools participating in the 2021 River States Conference Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships, scheduled for Thursday and...

[Men’s Soccer] Borquez, McLauchlan lead Rio All-RSC picks

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande sophomore forward Sebastian Borquez has been named the River States Conference Men's Soccer Player of the Year and the RSC Offensive Player of the...

[Men’s Golf] Calvin, Chapman lead Rio at RSC Championship

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    FLORENCE, Ind. – Jacob Calvin carded a 2-over par 73 to lead the University of Rio Grande to a sixth-place finish following Tuesday's final round of the 2021 River States Conference Men's Golf...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm, Vikings meet in NAIA opener

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande is bound for the "Show Me" state for its participation in the 2020-21 NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship Opening Round.    The...

[Softball] Cremeens earns RSC Player of the Week honor

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande cleanup hitter Kenzie Creemens hit .423 and drove in 15 runs in eight games to earn River States Conference Softball Player of the Week for April 12-18.

[Softball] RedStorm marches past Saints

Rio Grande Sports Information    CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Kayla Slutz had a tie-breaking hit in the seventh inning of game one, while the junior duo of Kenzie Cremeens and Taylor Webb beat up on Thomas More University pitching in game two as the...

[Baseball] Rio takes series finale from Trailblazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – Caden Cluxton smacked an eighth inning tie-breaking single and Kent Reeser followed with a two-run double, lifting the University of Rio Grande past Ohio Christian University, 8-5, Monday...

[Softball] RedStorm topples Oaks

Rio Grande Sports Information    OAKLAND CITY, Ind. – Taylor Webb clubbed a pair of two-run home runs and drove in a career-high five runs to lead the University of Rio Grande in an 8-2 game two win over Oakland City University, Saturday...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio men edge Oakland City for RSC title

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Ewan McLauchlan's penalty kick with 1:53 left to play snapped a second half tie and lifted the University of Rio Grande to a 2-1 win over Oakland City University, Saturday afternoon, in the...

[Baseball] Rio cruises past Trailblazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande scored 12 unanswered runs over its final three at bats to record a 15-5 rain-shortened victory over Ohio Christian University, Saturday afternoon, in River States...

[Softball] Rio records sweep of Bearcats

Rio Grande Sports Information    OWENSBORO, Ky. – The University of Rio Grande used a late offensive explosion for a game one win, while holding off a late rally in game two by host Brescia University for a sweep of the Bearcats in River States...

[Baseball] OCU rallies in 9th, drops RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – Sports season are often defined by a momentous win or, in some cases, a devastating loss.    Following Friday afternoon's series opener against Ohio Christian University, the...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio men advance to RSC title game

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Sebastian Borquez scored one goal and assisted on another to fuel the University of Rio Grande in a 3-0 win over Point Park University, Tuesday night, in the semifinal round of the River States...

[Softball] RedStorm rolls to sweep of Ohio Christian

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande turned a pair of offensive explosions and two solid pitching performances into a mercy rule-shortened doubleheader sweep of Ohio Christian University, Tuesday...

[Baseball] Rams rally late, sweep RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    BLUEFIELD, Va. – Host Bluefield College pulled away late – twice – to sweep a doubleheader from the University of Rio Grande, Tuesday afternoon, in non-conference baseball action at historic Bowen...

[Softball] RSC recognizes RedStorm’s Campolo

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande freshman Sydney Campolo and Carlow (Pa.) University senior Alysa Fairman are the River States Conference Softball Pitcher & Player of the Week for April 5-11.

[Baseball] Rio’s Kendall named Pitcher of the Week

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande senior Zach Kendall and Asbury (Ky.) University junior Walker Paris won River States Conference Baseball Pitcher & Player of the Week honors for their efforts April...

[Women’s Track & Field] Robinson, Barr honored by RSC

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande (Ohio) senior Chanavier Robinson and freshman Kaila Barr earned the River States Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week for April 5-11.