[Bowling] Rio bowling trio named Scholar-Athletes

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Three members of the University of Rio Grande bowling programs have been recognized as Scholar Athletes by the United States Bowling Congress.

[Men’s Basketball] Rio’s Timoner named NAIA Scholar-Athlete

Rio Grande Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – University of Rio Grande redshirt sophomore Raul Timoner is among those named to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) 2019 Daktronics NAIA Division II Men's Basketball...

[Baseball] Rio’s Daniels recognized by RSC

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande (Ohio) first baseman Eli Daniels hit .353 with a couple of homers on the week to notch River States Conference Baseball Player of the Week for March 4-10.

[Baseball] Pioneers take two from Rio, win series

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Point Park University took advantage of six University of Rio Grande errors to post a game one victory and then rallied late in game two to post a doubleheader sweep of the RedStorm, Sunday...

[Baseball] Daniels lead RedStorm past Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information        RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Eli Daniels had three hits, including a first inning grand slam home run, and drove in five runs, while Clayton Surrell finished 3-for-5 with two runs batted in to lead the...

[Baseball] Rio outlasts Bears in extra innings

Rio Grande Sports Information        PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Michael Rodriguez hit a one-out, go-ahead double in the top of the 10th inning and the University of Rio Grande added an insurance run thanks to a University of Pikeville error...

College Of Business Provides VITA Site to Community

Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande’s Emerson E. Evans School of Business is offering Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) through the accounting program.. The VITA program offers free tax preparation to low-income taxpayers. Interested students and...

Faculty Member to Thank Veterans at Arlington Cemetery

Rio Grande, Ohio –The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College takes pride in honoring veterans, including hosting Honor Our Veterans Night in the fall as a way to thank our area veterans for their service. One member of Rio’s faculty is making an...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm men take third in Spring opener

Rio Grande Sports Information    KODAK, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande men's golf team opened the Spring portion of its schedule with a third-place finish in the TVA Credit Union Employees' Spring Tournament hosted by Hiwassee...

[Baseball] RedStorm just outside of NAIA Top 25

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande finds itself just outside of the first NAIA Baseball Top 25 coaches' poll of the 2019 regular season.    Head coach Brad Warnimont's team...

Aniece Daniels – Spring 2019 Spotlight on Student Success

Aniece (Racquel) Daniels is a senior Music Comprehensive major. She will graduate in May, 2019. What are your plans after graduation? I intend to continue my education with a masters and maybe a doctorate in Music. Where did you go to grow up and where did you go to...

[Softball] Jaguars hold on, nip Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    GULF SHORES, Ala. – The University of Houston-Victoria took advantage of five University of Rio Grande errors and rallied from an early deficit for a 6-5 win over the RedStorm, Sunday morning, on the final day of...

[Softball] RedStorm grabs pair of wins at GCI

Rio Grande Sports Information    GULF SHORES, Ala. – After opening the day with a disappointing loss, the University of Rio Grande rebounded with a pair of wins on Saturday in the Gulf Coast Invitational at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex.  ...

[Baseball] Rio split pair with Grenadiers, takes series

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – David Rodriguez drove in four runs, while Clayton Surrell and Michael Rodriguez knocked in two runs each and Zach Harvey provided another strong pitching performance to lead the University of Rio...

[Softball] Rio nips No. 4 Columbia, falls to Wildcats

Rio Grande Sports Information    GULF SHORES, Ala. – Raelynn Hastings tossed a two-hit shutout and the University of Rio Grande scratched out a fourth inning run en route to a 1-0 victory over fourth-ranked Columbia (Mo.) College as part of the...

[Baseball] Ninth inning rally lifts Rio past Grenadiers

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Senior David Rodriguez hit a run-scoring double to cap a two-out, three-run ninth inning rally and lift the University of Rio Grande to a 5-4 win over Indiana University Southeast, Friday...

Rio Hosts Author Dr. Corey Seemiller

Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College strives to provide quality education to students of all ages. As Generation Z begins entering the college classroom, institutions across the country are implementing new ways to prepare...

[Track & Field] Trio to represent Rio at NAIA Indoor Nationals

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Three representatives of the University of Rio Grande will be among those participating in the 2019 NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships, which are being hosted by Dakota State...

[Softball] Softball falls short against Eagles, Sharks

Rio Grande Sports Information    HARDEEVILLE, S.C. – Reinhardt (Ga.) University recorded a pair of three-run innings and the University of South Carolina-Beaufort had a six-run fourth inning to fuel wins over the University of Rio Grande in...

[Baseball] RedStorm finishes weekend sweep of Fisher

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – One game provided drama.    The other? Not so much.    But at the end of a cold and windswept Sunday afternoon at VA Memorial Stadium, the University of Rio Grande...

[Softball] Rio holds off Eagles, falls to Sand Sharks

Rio Grande Sports Information    HARDEEVILLE, S.C. – The University of Rio Grande built an early 5-0 lead, but was forced to hang on down the stretch for a 6-5 win over Reinhardt (Ga.) University, Saturday evening, in non-conference softball...

[Baseball] RedStorm shoots down Falcons

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – David Rodriguez had four hits and four RBI to fuel a game one win, while Zach Kendall tossed a complete game seven-hitter in the nightcap to lead the University of Rio Grande in a doubleheader...

Dr. Traci Connor

Did you always know you wanted to teach English and Fine Arts? No, she started out as an English major, then Art major. She switched her major four more times but loved English. A Professor encouraged her to get her PhD. Where did you attend school? She attended...

[Women’s Basketball] Quick start fuels Eagles past Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIPPA PASSES, Ky. – Most hard-core fans would have been hard-pressed to believe that Alice Lloyd College could come close to duplicating its first quarter performance against the University of Rio Grande during a...

[Baseball] Rams outlast Rio for doubleheader sweep

Rio Grande Sports Information    BLUEFIELD, Va. – Marcus Espinal's one-out sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth lifted Bluefield College to a 4-3 game two victory and a doubleheader sweep of the University of Rio Grande, Tuesday afternoon,...

Nathan Richard 2004

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself I’m married to Amanda (Wolfe) Richard (Class of 2004), and we have two children, Cadence (14) and Isaac (10), whom we homeschool. I’m currently working as an IT Systems Specialist at United States Plastic Corp. 2. List some of...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men lock down Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – After saving their collective post-season lives with a win last Saturday, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team moved one step closer to nailing down a tournament berth on Tuesday...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men bounce Blazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – For the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team to have any realistic hopes of earning a post-season berth, a win in Saturday afternoon's game at Ohio Christian University was...

[Baseball] No. 12 Bulldogs take bite out of Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    ATHENS, Tenn. – After earning a split – and nearly collecting a sweep – of No. 15 Bryan College on Friday afternoon, the University of Rio Grande had hopes of doing the same to 12th-ranked Tennessee...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women snap losing skid

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – It may not have been the most picturesque performance for the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team, but it did produce a much-needed victory.    The RedStorm...

[Baseball] RedStorm splits with No. 15 Bryan

Rio Grande Sports Information    DAYTON, Tenn. – David Rodriguez drew a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the top of the seventh inning to force home the go-ahead run and lift the University of Rio Grande to a 4-3 game one win over 15th-ranked Bryan...

Angelo Forte ’90

A 1990 Rio Grande graduate, Forte is in his 20th year of teaching high school English at Hilliard Bradley High School. This Ohio High School Softball Hall of Fame member says softball is his passion. He has received numerous softball coaching awards since he began...

Bryan Minear 09

Currently finishing up his role as a Senior Designer for Vanguard World US, Bryan Minear, a 2009 graduate from Rio, is also transitioning to a new full time Art Director job. Before Vanguard, Minear worked four years at Fathead in Detroit, Michigan as a product...

[Men’s Basketball] IU East survives upset bid by RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – If it wasn't poor free throw shooting that short-circuited upset bid by the University of Rio Grande, a controversial call with the game hanging in the balance may have.  ...