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[Men’s Basketball] Trailblazers outlast Rio in OT

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – In recent seasons, when the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team has ventured north to face River States Conference rival Ohio Christian University, the game – more often...

[Men’s Basketball] Bobcats too much for RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    ATHENS, Ohio – On a night where Star Wars was the theme and lightsabers were handed out to the first 200 fans in attendance, it quickly became clear that the force wasn't with the University of Rio...

[Women’s Basketball] Wolverines slip past RedStorm women

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – It's becoming a trend that University of Rio Grande women's basketball coach David Smalley is quickly tiring of.    That trend has seen the RedStorm face a double-digit...

[Men’s Basketball] Gray Wolves rally past Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande did a good job of dodging the snow during the first half of Sunday morning's matchup against Lourdes (Ohio) University.    But over the final 20...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women fall short to Union

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – When a women's division was added to the NAIA DII Showcase in 2016, the University of Rio Grande and Union (Ky.) College played a wild, foul-filled affair that produced 82 combined free throw...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men shoot down Eagles

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande men's basketball team erased an early nine-point deficit and coughed up a nine-point lead of its own before finally pulling away for good.    Three...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio falls short against No. 13 Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – While Saturday night's showdown with 13th-ranked Saint Francis University may have have resulted in a third straight loss for the University of Rio Grande, the RedStorm is quickly gaining a...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men roll Saints

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Just hours after a not-so-hot showing in a loss to Ohio Valley University, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team responded with, arguably, its most solid performance of the...

[Men’s Basketball] Fighting Scots punch RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – There was no magic theory as to how Ohio Valley University knocked off the University of Rio Grande on Friday night for its first win of the season.    The Fighting Scots hit...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio to host NAIA Opening Round bracket

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande will host one of 15 opening round brackets in the NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship.    The opening round sites and matchups were...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio places seven on All-RSC team

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande forward Nicolas Cam Orellana claimed his second straight River States Conference Offensive Player of the Year award, while teammate Sebastian Borquez earned Newcomer...

[Volleyball] Rio’s Youse named to All-RSC 2nd Team

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – University of Rio Grande sophomore middle hitter Jess Youse was among those named to the 2019 All-River States Conference Volleyball Second Team during last weekend's conference tournament...

[Men’s Soccer] Tech tops RedStorm in PK shootout

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – In the regular season meeting between the University of Rio Grande and West Virginia University-Tech, the second half save of a RedStorm penalty kick by Tech goalie Jorge Martinez played a big role...

[Women’s Basketball] Bulldogs bite Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Surely, it was bound to happen sooner or later.    And it did.    The “it” was bad outing by the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team and...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm ralliles past Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Shiloah Blevins led a quintet of double-digit scorers with a career-high 17 points and the University of Rio Grande overcame a 12-point second half deficit to post an 82-81 win over Ohio...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm takes bite from Bulldogs

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – It was another night where shots were falling, points were coming in bunches and everyone in a University of Rio Grande uniform found her way into the scoring column.    The...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men shoot down Falcons

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIKEVILLE, Ky. – The University of Rio Grande coughed up a 12-point first half lead, rebuilt a 15-point second half cushion and then held on down the stretch for a 68-61 win over Simmons College of Kentucky, Friday...

[Volleyball] Bearcats turn away Rio upset bid

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – As the top seed from the River States Conference's West Division and the top seed overall, Brescia University may have been considered a prohibitive favorite over the University of Rio Grande...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm advance to tourney final

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After a double-overtime loss at WVU-Tech cost the University of Rio Grande the River States Conference regular season championship, head coach Scott Morrissey's squad set its sights on...

[Men’s Basketball] No. 8 Cougars upend RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – For the better part of one half, the University of Rio Grande went toe-to-toe with one of the top teams in the nation.    But a five-minute stretch at the start of the second...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm hammers Hilltoppers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – It was no secret that the University of Rio Grande entered Monday night's game against Ohio University-Chillicothe as a prohibitive favorite.    The RedStorm wasted no time in...

[Men’s Bowling] RedStorm men 26th at Raider Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    BEAVERCREEK, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande men's bowling team concluded the fall portion of their schedule with a 26th place finish in the Roto Grip Raider Classic, which finished Sunday at Beaver-Vu...

[Women’s Bowling] Rio women finish 21st at Raider Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    DAYTON, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande women's bowling team posted a 21st place finish in the Roto Grip Raider Classic, which wrapped up Sunday at Capris Lanes.    The RedStorm toppled 6,568...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men win at buzzer

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – In the 36 previous Bevo Francis Invitational Tournaments, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team had never gone winless on the court.    On Saturday, in the 37th...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women outrun Racers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Northwestern Ohio led just twice, both times in the first half and both by no more than two points, but it took every second of the game's 40 minutes for the University of...

[Volleyball] Cougars cruise to sweep of Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    JACKSON, Ohio – Just hours after nailing down a post-season tournament berth, the University of Rio Grande failed to maintain its momentum against the league's defending champion.    Indiana...

[Volleyball] Rio ends slide, clinches tourney berth

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – With its back firmly against the wall, the University of Rio Grande volleyball team stepped up in its final home appearance and posted a much-needed victory.    The RedStorm...

[Men’s Basketball] Lakers upend RedStorm men

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – On a night where momentum hard a difficult time in deciding which direction in which it wanted to go, the third time did turn out to be charmed for Wright State University-Lake.  ...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women hold off Fighting Scots

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – If the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team is nothing else, it's versatile in its offensive attack.    The RedStorm did their damage on the inside in the first...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio storms back, but falls to UPike

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIKEVILLE, Ky. – It was a comeback effort which did its level best to reach epic proportion.    But, in the end, it finished as a gut-wrenching defeat.    The University of Rio Grande...

[Volleyball] Bears avenge earlier loss to RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – As the 2019 regular season enters its final week, things are becoming more and more interesting in terms of whether the University of Rio Grande will qualify for the River States Conference...

[Men’s Bowling] RedStorm men 32nd in Georgia tourney

Rio Grande Sports Information    MARIETTA, Ga. – The University of Rio Grande men's bowling team rolled its way to a 32nd place finish following Sunday's conclusion of the Brunswick Southern Collegiate Classic.    The...

[Women’s Bowling] Rio places 21st in Southern Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    MARIETTA, Ga. – The University of Rio Grande posted a 21st place finish in the women's division following Sunday's conclusion of the Brunswick Southern Collegiate Classic.    The RedStorm...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm drops exhibition game at Marshall

Rio Grande Sports Information    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande managed to hang around for a while against NCAA Division I Marshall University on Saturday afternoon, but once the Thundering Herd got things in order, the RedStorm...

[Volleyball] Late runs lead Red Wolves by Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Indiana University East used scoring spurts at the close of each set to post a 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-18) win over the University of Rio Grande, Saturday afternoon, in River States Conference...

[Women’s Soccer] Rio women fall in regular season finale

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande women's soccer team entered its regular season finale on Saturday controlling its own destiny.    It finished the day with its post-season fate...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men maul Mavericks

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande's men's basketball season opener turned out to be one of those games the required a perusal of the record books.    Despite having two members...

[Volleyball] Trailblazers avenge earlier loss to Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – Perhaps there was something to the theory that Tuesday's stunning loss at home to Ohio Dominican University might have an adverse effect to the remainder of the University of Rio...

[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...