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Chrixtian Taveres preparing for his at bat against Fisher College

Baseball tallies first losses of the season on Georgia trip

Written By Matt Palange, Co-Sports Editor February 21, 2024

Point Park baseball traveled to Georgia to play three away games. Two of these games were losses to the Georgia Gwinnett Grizzlies. Gwinnett is ranked number two nationally in the NAIA, while the Pioneers...

Gillian Piccolino shooting a three point jumpshot against Rio Grande

Men’s and Women’s Basketball split final away game

Written By Brynn Rees, Co-Sports Editor February 21, 2024

Men’s and Women’s Basketball traveled to Kentucky last Saturday to take on River State Conference (RSC) opponents Alice Lloyd. The teams head home for their final regular season games this week. The...

The womens team showing off their championship banner after winning conferences

Track and Field dominates RSC Indoor Championship

Written By Nathan Schivins and Matt Palange February 21, 2024

This past weekend, the Point Park men’s and women’s track and field teams headed to Logan, Ohio to compete in the River States Conference (RSC) Indoor Track and Field Championships, looking to bring...

Freshman Kanye Mills running at the Youngstown State Icebreaker in November.

Track and Field get ready for conferences at Spire meet

Written By Matt Palange, Co-Sports Editor February 14, 2024

Track and Field traveled to Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio on Saturday, February 10 to run their last meet before they compete for another conference title. The Pioneers sent plenty of members to Spire...

Goalie Tristan Jarry warms up in home opener.

Penguins winless during two-game road trip

Written By Megan Lukitsch, Staff Writer February 14, 2024

  The Penguins traveled to Minnesota and Winnipeg this past weekend and came up short in both games.    On Friday night, the Minnesota Wild honored goaltender and former Penguins player...

Gillian Piccolino smiling after her made three pointer vs Rio Grande.

Men’s and Women’s basketball split Shawnee State matchups

Written By Brynn Rees, Co-Sports Editor February 14, 2024

The men’s and women’s basketball teams traveled to Portsmouth, Ohio to take on Shawnee State last Saturday. The two games had separate outcomes, as the two teams rallied for a playoff spot.   Women’s...

Senior infielder Eddie Javier Jr. having a practice swing before stepping to the plate versus Fisher.

Baseball kicks off their season with a sweep

Written By Jake Loveisky, Staff Writer February 14, 2024

  This weekend the Pioneers faced off against the Fisher Falcons at Wild Things Park with a double header. A milestone seemed on the horizon, as head coach Loren Torres was searching for his 600th...

Lexi Giles attempts a jumpshot versus IU Kokomo. She had a total of 26 points in this game, a career high.

Women’s basketball beats WVU Tech by 34 points

Written By Brynn Rees, Staff Writer February 7, 2024

The women’s basketball team dominated WVU Tech in West Virginia last Saturday, February 3. The Pioneers earned their ninth conference win with a 89-55 final score – their highest point differential...

Toby Wright rounding the track medium distance at the Youngstown State Icebreaker this past fall.

Track and Field earns personal and school records in pair of meets over the weekend

Written By Nathan Schivins, Staff Writer February 7, 2024

Over the weekend, the Pioneers track and field team competed in two events: the Rutgers Scarlet Knights Open at the Armory in New York, and the YSU Mid-Major Invitational at the Watson & Trestle Training...

Nazareth Fisher, Nate Van and Jordan Stowe make adjustments with head coach Kevin Reynolds in loss.

Mens basketball bounces back this week with 2 wins

Written By Jake Loveisky, Staff Writer February 7, 2024

Point Park men’s basketball was on the road this last week and came back home victorious in a pivotal part of the season. Last Saturday the Pioneers lost to the IU Kokomo Cougars in an ugly loss of 69-84,...

Penguins earn 3 out of 4 points during weekend homestand

Written By Megan Lukitsch, Staff Writer January 31, 2024

The Pittsburgh Penguins returned to PPG Paints Arena Friday night after coming back winless from a two game road trip.    It was crucial for the Penguins to get all four possible points during...

Sophia Lee-Hauser breaks records on unpopular track and field event: racewalking.

Player Profile: Sophia Lee-Hauser racewalks to success

Written By Brynn Rees, Staff Writer January 31, 2024

Junior Sophia Lee-Hauser was announced the River States Conference (RSC) Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week last week thanks to her recent success in a little-known event – the racewalk.   Racewalk...

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