[Men’s Rugby] Pilkington named new Director of Rugby

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After successfully guiding the University of Rio Grande's first-year rugby team through a tumultuous Spring period, Adrian Pilkington is getting the chance to make the program his...

[Softball] Rio’s Doll named to NFCA All-Region VI team

Rio Grande Sports Information    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – University of Rio Grande senior designated hitter Zoe Doll is among those who have been named to the 2022 National Fastpitch Coaches Association NAIA All-Region VI team.    The...

[Baseball] RedStorm baseball with eight on scholar list

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – Eight members of the University of Rio Grande baseball team are among 105 student-athletes named to the 2022 River States Conference Baseball Scholar-Athlete Team.

RIO RECEIVES $1.4M with ARC PROJECT POWER

POMEROY, OH- The Rio Grande Bernard V. Fultz Meigs Center will undergo some exciting changes in the next three years. Those changes include renovation and an expansion for a training center to provide additional education programs, workforce training, licensures, and...

[Track & Field] Trio representing Rio in NAIA nationals

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Three athletes representing the University of Rio Grande will be among those participating in the NAIA Men's Outdoor Track & Field Championship hosted by Gulf Shores and Orange Beach...

[Softball] Season comes to close for RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The University of Rio Grande kept its season alive with a win in a game that had more drama than a week's worth of primetime television.    But the RedStorm saw their season...

[Softball] Warriors rally late, slip past Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – William Jessup (Calif.) University got a pair of big plays late – one with the bat and the other with the glove – to post a 4-3 win over the University of Rio Grande in the 2022...

[Softball] RedStorm Oregon-bound for NAIA Opening Round

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande will face William Jessup (Calif.) University in the NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round's Klamath Falls Bracket.    The RedStorm and...

[Softball] Pomeroys top Rio for RSC tourney crown

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – Even on a sun-splashed afternoon that followed up two days of gloomy, rainy weather, St. Mary-of-the-Woods College provided proof that lightning can, in fact, strike the same place twice.  ...

[Baseball] Mighty Oaks eliminate Rio Grande

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – Throughout the course of the season, the inability to hang on to a lead in the closing innings has been an issue for the University of Rio Grande baseball team.    Ironically, it...

[Track & Field] Lightner, Roach lead Rio at Billy Hayes Invite

Rio Grande Sports Information    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Five student-athletes representing the University of Rio Grande posted Top 10 finishes on Friday at the 2022 Billy Hayes Invitational hosted by Indiana University at the Billy Hayes Track &...

[Softball] RedStorm drops Grenadiers, falls to SMWC

Rio Grande Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – Twice on Friday evening, the University of Rio Grande found itself within one strike from advancing to the title game of the River States Conference Softball Championship.    But when...

[Softball] Rio dominates All-RSC Softball Team

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande tallied six first team selections and a trio of second team honorees on the 2022 All-River States Conference Softball Team.    Individual award...

[Baseball] Grenadiers rally past Rio in tourney opener

Rio Grande Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – Brody Tanksley had a two-run fourth inning double – one of five two-base hits for top-seeded Indiana University Southeast – helping the Grenadiers to a 5-3 win over the University of...

[Baseball] RedStorm duo named All-RSC First Team

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande had five players who were recognized during the 2022 All-River States Conference Baseball Team & Awards ceremony, which took place last Thursday as part of...

[Softball] Rio Grande top seed in RSC Championship

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    KOKOMO, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande is the top seed for the 2022 River States Conference Softball Championship, which is set for Thursday-Saturday, May 5-7, at Championship Park in Kokomo,...

[Baseball] RedStorm to face IU Southeast in RSC tourney

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    CHILLICOTHE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande will face top-seeded Indiana University Southeast in the opening round of the 2022 River States Conference Baseball Championship.    The six-team,...

[Softball] RSC honors Rio Grande duo

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande standouts Sydney Campolo and Taylor Webb have been named the River States Conference Softball Pitcher and Player of the Week as presented by Brown & Brown Insurance,...

[Men’s Track & Field] Rio’s Weber claims weekly RSC honor

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande freshman Eric Weber was picked for River States Conference Men's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year at the RSC Championships and, thus, is the RSC Men's Outdoor Field...

2022 Southern Ohio District 14 Science Day

Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College and the Gallia-Vinton Educational Service Center (ESC) hosted the annual Southern Ohio District 14 Science Day, virtually. 60 students in 5th through 12th grades from across Gallia,...

[Softball] RedStorm clobbers Celtics on Senior Day

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – While delayed by two hours at the beginning due to rain, the University of Rio Grande's final two home contests of the 2022 proved to be worth the wait.    The RedStorm scored...

[Men’s Rugby] Rugby closes out Spring schedule in style

Rio Grande Sports Information    CLARION, Pa. – The University of Rio Grande men's rugby team wrapped up its Spring 7's season on Saturday by posting a 4-1 record in the Allegheny Rugby Union Championships hosted by Clarion...

[Baseball] Golden Bears maul Rio in series opener

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – West Virginia University-Tech turned 18 hits and six University of Rio Grande errors into a 17-7 mercy rule-shortened rout of the RedStorm in River States Conference baseball action, Friday night,...

[Softball] RedStorm pull out brooms, sweep Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande mounted a three-run fifth inning rally to post a come-from-behind 4-3 game two victory and complete a doubleheader sweep of Point Park University, Friday afternoon,...

[Track & Field] Rio to host RSC Track & Field Championships

RSC Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The entries are in and the stage is set for the 2022 River States Conference Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Friday-Saturday, at the Stockmeister Track & Field...

[Softball] RedStorm rolls to sweep of Golden Bears

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande went about its sweep of West Virginia University-Tech on Wednesday afternoon in different ways.    Game one saw a slim early lead extended with a...

[Men’s Golf] RedStorm men 8th at Golden Bear Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    DANIELS, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande men's golf team wrapped up their Spring schedule on Tuesday with an eighth-place finish in the 2022 Golden Bear Classic, hosted by West Virginia University Tech at...

[Women’s Golf] Rio women finish 7th at RSC Championship

Rio Grande Sports Information    FLORENCE, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande women's golf team posted a seventh place finish in the River States Conference Championshp, which wrapped up its three-day run on Tuesday at the Belterra...

[Softball] Campolo named RSC Pitcher of the Week

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – Sydney Campolo from the University of Rio Grande won both ends of a doubleheader to earn River States Conference Softball Player of the Week presented by Brown & Brown Insurance for the week of...

[Baseball] RedStorm splits pair with Pioneers, takes series

Rio Grande Sports Information    BUTLER, Pa. – AJ Thomas and Austin Kendall both had two-run hits to help the University of Rio Grande erase an early deficit and go on to an eventual 9-2 game on win over Point Park University, Sunday afternoon, in...

[Men’s Rugby] Rio men claim runner-up finish at Wabash

Rio Grande Sports Information    CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. – The University of Rio Grande men's rugby team posted a 3-1 record in their second outing of the Spring and posted a runner-up finish in a 7's tournament hosted by Wabash...

[Softball] RedStorm sweeps two from Midway

Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDWAY, Ky. -Sydney Campolo earned the win in both ends of the University of Rio Grande's River States Conference doubleheader sweep of Midway University on Saturday afternoon.    But the sophomore...

[Baseball] Rio outlasts Point Park in extras

Rio Grande Sports Information    BUTLER, Pa. – Darius Jordan delivered a bases-clearing double in the top of the 10th inning, lifting the University of Rio Grande to a 4-2 win over Point Park University, Saturday afternoon, in River States...

[Men’s Track & Field] RedStorm men win at Concord

Rio Grande Sports Information    ATHENS, W.Va. – Spencer Harris posted two first-place finishes – one of seven such outings and 30 scoring performances overall for the University of Rio Grande men's track & field team – to help...

[Baseball] Bears take doubleheader from Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – There's an oft-used adage that says "somedays you get the bear and somedays the bear gets you".    Unfortunately, for the University of Rio Grande baseball team it...