[Baseball] Rio to face Cougars in tourney opener

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – The 2019 River States Conference Baseball Championship bracket gets underway Thursday with a trio of games at VA Memorial Stadium.    The six-team, double-elimination...

[Baseball] Rio stays 29th in final coaches’ poll

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande remained the equivalent of 29th in the final NAIA Baseball Top 25 coaches' poll of the regular season.    Head coach Brad Warnimont's...

Rebecca Hall

Program Major: Social Work Have you found success with your degree: Yes. Since graduating with my Bachelor’s degree in social work, I have a position as Director of Social Services at a skilled nursing facility. Have you returned to school? Yes. I graduate in...

Amber Lambert

Amber is a 2016 graduate from Rio Grande Community College! Program Major: Diagnostic Medical Sonography Have you found success with your degree: Yes. I have been employed by Adena Health System since August of 2016. I was hired by Adena just prior to my 2016 DMS...

Vadamae Counts

Program Major: Social Work Have you found success with your degree: Yes, after I graduated in December of 2017. Being freshly out of college I was not sure what I wanted to do with my degree. I heard about there being a job opening at Meigs County Children Services,...

[Softball] Conkey named RSC Pitcher of the Week

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande senior Kelsey Conkey tossed a pair of three-hit shutouts on the week to claim River States Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week for April 22-28.

[Softball] RSC Softball Championship bracket finalized

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    VIENNA, W.Va. – The 2019 River States Conference Softball Championship bracket is scheduled to get underway on Thursday evening with a pair of quarterfinal round games at Jackson Memorial Park.  ...

[Baseball] Rio routs Bears in regular season finale

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande scored seven times in the first inning and never looked back, cruising to an 11-1 mercy rule-shortened win over West Virginia University-Tech, Sunday afternoon, in...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm men finish fifth in season finale

Rio Grande Sports Information    GRANVILLE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande men's golf team closed out its 2019 season on Sunday with a fifth-place finish in the Ted Barclay Invitational hosted by Denison University at the Denison Golf...

[Baseball] Rio divides Senior Day twinbill with Tech

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – David Rodriguez hit a pair of home runs and Zach Harvey became the school's single-season strikeout leader as the University of Rio Grande posted a 3-2 game one win over West Virginia...

[Softball] RedStorm notches sweep of Celtics

Rio Grande Sports Information    KENNEDY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The University of Rio Grande pounded out 28 hits and scored 22 runs en route to a doubleheader sweep of Carlow University, Saturday afternoon, in River States Conference softball action at...

Rio Psychology Students Visit Psychology History Museum

Rio Grande, Ohio – Students from the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College History of Psychology class and the Psychology Club visited the Cummings Center for the History of Psychology in Akron, Ohio. Professor of Psychology Dr. Chad Duncan said he...

[Softball] Rio divides pair with Student Princes

Rio Grande Sports Information     TIFFIN, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande jumped to an early lead and then held on down the stretch for a 7-4 game one win over Heidelberg University, Wednesday afternoon, in non-conference softball action at...

[Softball] RedStorm 29th in latest NAIA poll

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande softball team remained the equivalent of 29th in the latest release of the NAIA Coaches' Top 25.    The RedStorm received 38 points in the...

[Baseball] RSC recognizes Rio’s Harvey for third time

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande senior Zach Harvey set a school record for career shutouts and earned River States Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week for April 15-21.

[Softball] Webb receives weekly honor from RSC

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande outfielder Taylor Webb hit .500 in four games last week to win River States Conference Softball Player of the Week for April 15-21.

[Baseball] RedStorm hangs on for split with IUK

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande built a seven-run fifth inning lead and held on down the stretch for a game two win and a doubleheader split with Indiana University Kokomo, Sunday afternoon, in River...

[Baseball] Rio’s Harvey sets record in shutout of Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – As things turned out, the University of Rio Grande baseball team's long-awaited start to an important River States Conference series with Indiana University-Kokomo was worth the wait.  ...

[Softball] Rio sweeps Bears, clinches RSC regular season title

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – On a day when the University of Rio Grande celebrated the careers of four players prior to its River States Conference twin bill with West Virginia University-Tech, the RedStorm also got to do...

Coordinator of College Credit Plus (CCP)

Rio Grande Community College (RGCC) invites applicants for the position of Coordinator of College Credit Plus (CCP). CCP is Ohio’s dual enrollment program that provides students in grades 7-12 the opportunity to earn college and high school credits at the same time by...

[Baseball] RedStorm blanked by No. 21 Georgetown

Rio Grande Sports Information    GEORGETOWN, Ky. – Host Georgetown College staked starting pitcher Kyle Fieger to a first inning lead and the junior right-hander did the rest, limiting the University of Rio Grande to six hits over 8-2/3 scoreless...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

This year marks not only the eightieth anniversary of the Second World War, it is also the seventy-fifth anniversary of a lesser known, yet important film None Shall Escape, the first Hollywood film to openly depict Nazi brutality towards Jews. In this film, made more...

Ohio Astronaut to Speak at Rio Commencement

Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College is preparing to host the 143rd Commencement Ceremony. Each year, Rio invites a commencement speaker to offer the graduating class words of wisdom as they begin their lives after higher...

[Women’s Golf] Gioffre leads Rio women in Cougar Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande women's golf team posted a sixth-place finish in the Indiana University Kokomo Cougar Classic, Monday afternoon, at the Kokomo Country Club.    The...

[Baseball] Rio’s Shockley claims RSC weekly honor

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande catcher Dylan Shockley collected 10 hits in five games last week to earn River States Conference Baseball Player of the Week for April 8-14.

[Baseball] Rio completes series sweep of Trailblazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande jumped to a pair of early leads and cruised to a doubleheader sweep of Ohio Christian University, Saturday afternoon, in River States Conference baseball action at...

[Softball] RedStorm divides pair with Pioneers

Rio Grande Sports Information    KENNEDY TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Kelsey Conkey tossed a three-hit shutout, while Lexi Philen and Michaela Criner clubbed solo home runs to give the University of Rio Grande a 2-0 game one win over Point Park University,...

[Baseball] RedStorm rolls past Trailblazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – Dylan Shockley had four hits and drove in three runs, while Gustavo Nava added two hits and three RBI of his own to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 14-3 mercy rule-shortened victory over...

[Baseball] RedStorm rallies to earn split with Campbellsville

Rio Grande Sports Information    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – David Rodriguez hit a go-ahead RBI single to cap a two-run seventh inning rally and lift the University of Rio Grande to a 4-3 game two win over Campbellsville University, Wednesday night, in...

[Softball] RedStorm climbs in latest NAIA softball poll

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande softball team continues to inch its way back toward the NAIA Coaches' Top 25.    The RedStorm received 33 points – moving from the equivalent of...

[General] Wheaton’s Francis wins Bevo Francis Award

Rio Grande Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Wheaton (Ill.) College's Aston Francis has been named the winner of Small College Basketball's 2019 Bevo Francis Award.    The announcement was made online via a video...

[Softball] Criner named RSC Player of the Week

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande shortstop Michaela Criner had four hits and six runs in two games to capture River States Conference Softball Player of the Week from April 1-7.

[Baseball] Eagles rally twice for sweep of RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMORE, Ky. – The Asbury Eagles found the bottom of the eighth inning to be a good place when looking for big hits on Saturday afternoon.    Not once, but twice.    Colton Back...

[Baseball] RedStorm takes series opener from Asbury

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMORE, Ky. – Eli Daniels clubbed a three-run first inning home run and Zach Harvey tossed seven shutout innings to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 5-2 victory over Asbury University, Friday night, in River...

Katy Johnson

Katy is a 2017 graduate from Vinton County High School!  Go Vikings! Why did you choose Rio?  Rio McArthur Center is close to home and budget friendly! What is your major and why did you choose this field of study? I am currently majoring in Early Childhood Art...

[Softball] RedStorm notches sweep of KCU

Rio Grande Sports Information    CANNONSBURG, Ky. – Michaela Criner had three hits and scored four times in a game one win, while clubbing a game two grand slam home run and helping the University of Rio Grande to a doubleheader sweep of Kentucky...