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Pioneers hold Brescia scoreless for 23 straight innings en route to RSC Sweep

Point Park stands at 28 in NAIA rankings as they continue to receive votes, hold first place in RSC
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 29, 2023

Point Park baseball (18-7, 11-1 RSC) swept the Brescia University Bobcats in a three game series at Wild Things and Pullman Park in the team’s first home stand of the season. The sweep comes after they...

Point Park softball is on a three game win streak after losing back-to-back games

The Pioneers are 4-2 since their spring training trip in Florida, 5-7 on the season with 2-2 RSC record
Written By Kayla Sterner, Co-Sports Editor March 29, 2023

Point Park vs Malone Point Park split the double-header against Malone University (6-9) on Tuesday. The Pioneers (1-6) dropped the first game 5-2 and produced seven hits in 28 at-bats.  Senior pitcher...

Baseball sweeps WVU Tech on the road, continues hold on first place in RSC standings

First home series will be played in Washington, PA at Wild Things Park against #17 ranked Georgetown College
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 22, 2023

Point Park baseball (15-5, 8-1 RSC) swept the WVU Tech Golden Bears (9-16, 4-5 RSC) on the road on March 16 and 17 in a three game series. The win over the sixth placed Golden Bears helped solidify the...

Track and Field visit NC for 49er’s Classic

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 22, 2023

The men’s and women’s Track and Field teams traveled to Charlotte, NC over the March 16-17 weekend, to take part in the UNC Charlotte 49ers Classic. The 49ers Classic is an NCAA Division-I level and...

Softball splits doubleheader against Ohio Christian to start RSC play

Games against WVU Tech postponed due to weather
Written By Kayla Sterner, Co-Sports Editor March 22, 2023

Point Park softball (1-5, 1-1 RSC) opened up River States Conference play at home with a 6-4 win over Ohio Christian University in the first game. The Pioneers fell 6-5 in the second match. Senior pitcher...

Female sportscasters opened the door for the rest of us: highlighting some that proved we belong

Written By Kayla Sterner, Co-Sports Editor March 15, 2023

In an industry that has been tainted as “a man’s world,” women are finally getting the opportunity to shatter the glass ceiling that has kept them out of the sports industry for so long. Today, little...

Baseball secures walk-off win against UNOH, take two of three over Rio Grande

The Pioneers sit just outside of NAIA Top 25, ranked 27
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 15, 2023

Point Park baseball went 3-1 over their four game road trip in Ohio this week after they defeated the University of Northwestern Ohio (3-9) on March 9 and won two of the three games against the University...

Junior Catch Michali Brito hits a shot to Centerfield against Judson in the Pioneers sweep of RussMatt Invitational

Baseball heads to Central Florida for RussMatt Invitational, start RSC play against Alice Lloyd

Pioneers go 4-2 over Invitational, start conference play with sweep of Eagles
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 8, 2023

The Pioneers traveled to central Florida for their annual spring break trip this year, taking part in the annual RussMatt Central Florida Invitational after visiting the number one ranked team in the nation,...

Black women that changed the world through sports and paved the way for future generations

Written By Kayla Sterner, Co-Sports Editor March 8, 2023

Since the dawn of time Black women have been the voice of change. Through their determination and knowledge they have sparked momentum to trailblaze a path for future generations of women, and sports are...

Men’s basketball eliminated in River States Conference semifinals to end 2022-2023 season

Finish Head Coach Kevin Reynolds’ first season with 23-7 record, three players named to all-RSC teams
Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor March 8, 2023

The men’s basketball team’s (23-7, 13-4 RSC) season came to an end on February 25, when the Pioneers fell to the Indiana University-Kokomo Cougars on the road, 76-66, in the River States Conference...

Interim president Chris Brussalis holds listening sessions and details “strategic plan” for university

Written By Erin Yudt, Cassandra Harris, and Jake Dabkowski March 8, 2023

Interim President Chris Brussalis held a series of listening sessions where students could voice concerns and opinions on the university’s path forward. Alongside these, Brussalis gave an exclusive interview...

Senior guard Sierra Seneta (right) and freshman guard Alexis Giles (left) celebrate their win over SMWC. They face Midway on the road on Wednesday, February 22.

Women’s basketball wins first playoff game since 2015

Point Park will travel to Midway on Wednesday for next round
Written By Kayla Sterner, Co-Sports Editor February 22, 2023

The Pioneers (11-15, 7-10 RSC) won their first home playoff game in eight years after an 84-61 win over the St. Mary’s of the Woods College (16-11, 8-10 RSC) to advance to the second round of the River...

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