[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men topple IU East

Rio Grande Sports Information    CENTERVILLE, Ind. – Good teams find ways to survive solid opposition and less than ideal playing conditions – particularly those with something to play for.    Such was the case Thursday night...

[Women’s Soccer] Red Wolves put freeze on Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    CENTERVILLE, Ind. – A three-game winning streak appeared to make the University of Rio Grande women's soccer team a shoo-in to make the River States Conference post-season tournament.    But...

[Volleyball] Panthers mount comeback, drop RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande's matchup with Ohio Dominican University on Tuesday night had no bearing on the River States Conference standings.    But given how things...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm blows past Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After a quick recognition of its four seniors in pre-game ceremonies, the University of Rio Grande men's soccer team went about the task of making quick work of rival Point Park...

[Women’s Soccer] Pioneers spoil Senior Day for Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – With a three-game winning streak in hand and the excitement of Senior Day ceremonies in the air, a forecast for success seemed to be an easy call for the University of Rio Grande women's...

Rio to host Masterworks Fall 2019 Concert

Rio Grande, Ohio – A fun and engaging local concert is set to take place on the campus of the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College. Taking place November 17, 2019 from 3-4 p.m., the Masterworks Chorale hopes you join them for their fall...

[Volleyball] RedStorm gets Senior Day sweep of Celtics

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Traditionally, the home team tends to prosper on Senior Day.    For the University of Rio Grande volleyball team, that's exactly how Saturday afternoon's game against...

[General] Trio to be inducted to Rio Athletic Hall

By RANDY PAYTONRio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio –  A trio of former University of Rio Grande athletic standouts are joining the school's Athletic Hall of Fame.    P.J. Rase, Ann (Barnitz) Snell and Scott...

[Volleyball] Pioneers cruise to sweep of RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – With River States Conference East Division rival Point Park serving as the opposition for a third time this season, there was nothing charmed for the University of Rio Grande volleyball...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men clobber Celtics

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Just a week removed from being limited to just seven shots in a double-overtime loss at WVU-Tech, the University of Rio Grande gave itself plenty of opportunities to find the net.  ...

[Women’s Soccer] Rio women blank Carlow

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Amber Torres scored a pair of first half goals off direct kicks to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 2-0 win over Carlow University, Thursday night, in River States Conference women's...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men fall to 14th in NAIA poll

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande slipped four positions into 14th place in to the latest NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll released Wednesday afternoon.    Head coach...

[Volleyball] RedStorm tramples Tigers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After snapping a four-game losing streak on Monday night, the University of Rio Grande volleyball team's fourth game in six nights turned out to be exactly what the RedStorm needed –...

[Women’s Soccer] RSC honors Rio’s Davis

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande junior Payten Davis scored eight points in two games to claim River States Conference Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week from Oct. 14-20.    A...

[Women’s Bowling] Rio women 22nd in Western Shootout

Rio Grande Sports Information    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande women's bowling program posted a 22nd place finish in the Columbia 300 Western Shootout, which wrapped up its two-day run on Sunday at Western Bowl.  ...

[Volleyball] Rio falls in four to Bearcats

Rio Grande Sports Information    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Host Brescia University bolted to a quick two-set lead and eventually went on to post a 3-1 win over the University of Rio Grande, Saturday afternoon, in River States Conference volleyball action...

[Volleyball] Grenadiers sweep RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – A bad start, a blown good start and a tough finish proved to be ingredients for a straight sets loss.    Indiana University Southeast extended the University of Rio Grande's...

[Men’s Soccer] Golden Bears edge Rio in 2OTs

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – Closely-contested matchups have become the norm in recent years for the University of Rio Grande and West Virginia University-Tech.    Thursday night's latest meeting between the...

[Women’s Soccer] RedStorm women rally, bounce Bears

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – Two early first half goals put the University of Rio Grande in a hole.    Two early second half markers helped the RedStorm post their biggest win of the season to date.  ...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men remain 10th in NAIA

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande remained in 10th place according to the latest NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll released Wednesday afternoon.    The RedStorm (11-2...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women tabbed 4th in RSC poll

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande was selected second in the East Division and fourth overall in the 2019-20 River States Conference Women's Basketball Preseason Coaches' Poll.  ...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm men card 6th place finish

Rio Grande Sports Information    McDERMOTT, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande men's golf team closed out its fall schedule on Tuesday with a sixth place finish in the Roger Merb Invitational hosted by Shawnee State University at Elks Country...

[Women’s Golf] Rio’s Gioffre earns all-tournament finish

Rio Grande Sports Information    McDERMOTT, Ohio – University of Rio Grande senior Rafaella Gioffre shot a 12-over par 84 on Tuesday to record a second place finish individually in the Roger Merb Invitational hosted by Shawnee State University at...

[Women’s Soccer] Davis hat trick fuels win over Bearcats

Rio Grande Sports Information    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Finally, the University of Rio Grande women's soccer team found a way to finish.    The RedStorm scored four second half goals, including two by Payten Davis, en route to a 5-0...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm fifth after day one at Shawnee

Rio Grande Sports Information    McDERMOTT, Ohio – Levi Chapman fired a 5-over par 77 to lead the University of Rio Grande men's golf team in Monday's opening round of the Roger Merb Invitational hosted by Shawnee State University at the...

[Women’s Golf] Rio women 2nd at Shawnee Invite

Rio Grande Sports Information    McDERMOTT, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande women's golf team finds itself in second place after Monday's opening round of the Roger Merb Invitational hosted by Shawnee State University at the Elks...

[Men’s Bowling] RedStorm men set program record

Rio Grande Sports Information    BEAVERCREEK, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande men's bowling team finished in a tie for 24th place following Sunday's conclusion of the Orange and Black Classic hosted by the University of Pikeville at...

[Women’s Bowling] Rio finishes 20th at Orange & Black

Rio Grande Sports Information    DAYTON, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande women's bowling team recorded a 20th place finish following Sunday's wrapup of the Orange and Black Classic hosted by the University of Pikeville at Poelking...

[Volleyball] Asbury nets sweep of Storm

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMORE, Ky. – The University of Rio Grande suffered its roughest performance of the season at the net and host Asbury University took full advantage.    The Eagles parlayed big runs in all three...

[Volleyball] Quick start sends Eagles past Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDWAY, Ky. – Midway University jumped to an early two-set lead and went on to post a 3-1 win over the University of Rio Grande, Friday night, in River States Conference volleyball action at Marshall...

[Women’s Cross Country] Duo represents Rio at Wilmington

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMINGTON, Ohio – Kelsey Miller and Sarah Shepard represented the University of Rio Grande cross country team in the women's division of Friday's Jenna Strong Fall Classic hosted by Wilmington...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio men slide past Eagles

Rio Grande Sports Information    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – It wasn't pretty but, given their personnel limitations, the University of Rio Grande men's soccer team was willing to take a win in whatever fashion they could get it.  ...

[Women’s Soccer] Eagles blank RedStorm women

Rio Grande Sports Information    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – For a fourth consecutive outing, the University of Rio Grande enjoyed an advantage in shots.    For a third straight time, the RedStorm failed to capitalize on said...

Rio to Present Fourth Annual Veteran Award

Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College takes pride in honoring veterans who have served and are continuing to serve our country. As part of this endeavor, Rio created the “Jim Marshall Veteran of the Year Award” to recognize...

Intergenerational Festival Coming to Rio

Rio Grande, Ohio – The Social Work Council and the Social Work Program is once again gearing up for their annual event. The 19th Annual Intergenerational Festival will take place on Friday, October 18, 2019 on the campus of the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande...

[Volleyball] Rio wallops Warriors

Rio Grande Sports Information    MOUNT HOPE, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande set season-high marks for attack percentage and service aces en route to a 3-0 rout of Appalachian Bible College, Tuesday night, at Gilmore Gymnasium.  ...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm men finish 4th in RSC Preview

Rio Grande Sports Information    FLORENCE, Ind. – The magical opening round the University of Rio Grande men's golf team enjoyed on Monday turned into a disappearing act on Tuesday.    The RedStorm, who took a 4-shot lead over...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm grabs lead at RSC Fall Preview

Rio Grande Sports Information     FLORENCE, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande holds a four-shot lead over Midway University and Indiana University-East following Monday's opening round of the River States Conference Men's Golf Fall...

[Men’s Soccer] Bengals nip Rio in 2OTs

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The sport of soccer is commonly referred to as “the beautiful game”.    But make no mistake about it, there was nothing beautiful about Saturday night's men's...

[Volleyball] RedStorm cruises past OCU

Rio Grande Sports Information     RIO GRANDE, Ohio – On the heels of a tough loss to Indiana University East on Friday night, the University of Rio Grande volleyball reeled off a solid comeback effort a little more than 12 hours...

[Volleyball] RedStorm rally falls short

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande refused to go away without a fight.    But a rough start to a fifth and deciding set against Indiana University East proved to be too much for the...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men throttle OCU

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande recorded its second seven-goal half in a week, scorching Ohio Christian University for seven first half goals in a 10-0 rout of the Trailblazers, Thursday night, in...

[Women’s Soccer] Trailblazers blank Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – On a night when they fired off a season-high 28 shots and controlled the tempo for much of the contest, the University of Rio Grande women's soccer team couldn't find the back of the...