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The seniors alongside their families at Senior Day and before their game against West Virginia Tech

Softball seniors reflect on their time at Point Park

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 21, 2022

The Point Park softball team has five seniors this season and each player has put their heart and soul into the sport. The seniors came from different high schools and backgrounds, but all five played...

Matt Pascal paddling on Slippery Rock Creek in McConnells Mill State Park

Matt Pascal talks about how he qualified for the Kayaking World Championships

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 20, 2022

Teachers have various ways of commuting to work. Professors drive their car, catch an uber or take the bus. However, Dr. Matt Pascal did the unthinkable and kayaked to work one day during finals week last...

Baseball sweeps RSC rival Midway in dominant fashion, continue road stand on Wednesday

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor April 20, 2022

The baseball team came out in dominant fashion this weekend against River State Conference (RSC) rival Midway University this weekend, sweeping the Eagles in a three game series. After a lost series to...

The Rink Report: Pens Struggles Show With 2-1 Loss to Bruins

Written By Anthony Cugini, Sports Columnist April 20, 2022

The Pittsburgh Penguins lost to the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Saturday, April 16. Danton Heinen scored the only goal for the Penguins with assists coming from Teddy Blueger and Brock McGinn. With the goal...

The Rink Report: Pens Break Losing Streak With Win Over Predators

Written By Anthony Cugini, Staff Writer April 13, 2022
The Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Nashville Predators on Sunday by a score of 3-2. This was Pittsburgh’s first win in their last five games.
Jada Simon pitching for the Pioneers at Fairhaven Park

Softball player Jada Simon speaks on her time as an athlete at Point Park University

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 13, 2022
In 2020, junior pitcher Jada Simon got her first taste of Pioneer baseball and returned home to Pittsburgh. Simon is an ace pitcher for the team, but transferring from Fairmont State and back to Point Park was quite the journey.
The Pioneers have enjoyed a succesful season so far, including a sweep of Fisher. They are not done yet though, with 16 more games to go to their season.

Baseball sweeps Fisher College, lose 2 out of 3 to ranked IU Southeast

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor April 13, 2022
The men’s baseball team took on NAIA Fisher College and River State Conference (RSC) rival Indiana University Southeast this week. The Pioneers swept Fisher College in a doubleheader on Monday, April 4 at home, while only being able to take one of three against IU Southeast on the road on Sunday, April 10 and Monday, April 11. The Pioneers now stand at 24-9 on the season, with a 12-3 record in conference play, good enough for second place in the RSC, just behind IU Southeast who now overtakes them for first.
Pioneer senior Jodi Frontino on the last play of the game sliding into third base against the Ohio Christian University Trailblazers

Pioneers softball play RSC Conference Rivals in Weekend Homestand

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor April 6, 2022

The Point Park Pioneers softball team played four conference games against River States Conference rivals (RSC) and started their weekend homestand on a calm and sunny Saturday afternoon. On April 2...

The Rink Report: Pens Fall in Division With Loss to Avalanche

Written By Anthony Cugini, Sports Columnist April 6, 2022

The Pittsburgh Penguins lost to the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday by a score of 3-2. The Pens lost to arguably the best team in the NHL due to a late goal from Colorado defenseman Devon Toews, which...

Baseball sweeps Ohio Christian with ease, look to take on RSC rival IU-Southeast

Currently first place in the RSC standings with a month left in 2022 season
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor April 6, 2022

The men’s baseball team continued to cruise through the opposition this week, with the Pioneers taking on and sweeping River State Conference (RSC) rival Ohio Christian University in a three game road...

Baseball sweeps top-10 Georgia Gwinnett, fall to ranked Cumberlands in road series

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 30, 2022
The men’s baseball team faced some of their toughest opponents yet this week, taking on NAIA number eight ranked Georgia Gwinnett University in a two game series on Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26, while also facing off against 25th ranked Cumberlands University on Friday as well.
Pioneers pitcher Jada Simon pitches against Midway outfielder Carson Flynn

Softball returns to Fairhaven Park for first home series of 2022 season against Midway

Written By Antonio Rossetti, Co-Sports Editor March 30, 2022
The Point Park Pioneers softball team played their first two home games of the season on a cold and rainy Friday afternoon. The players were ecstatic to play in their first home game against a River States Conference rival (RSC).
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