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Club Baseball defeats Missouri State University

The Club Baseball team played two home games against Missouri State University on Friday, Oct. 18 at Jaycee Ballpark. The Gorillas won both games (4-1 and 9-6).   Club Baseball president Drew Roy believes the team played well against Missouri State and was glad to get some of the new team members more experience.   “Overall, the team played very well,” Roy said. “We …

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Cross country teams preparing for MIAA Championships

The men and women’s cross-country teams are gearing up for the 2019 MIAA Championships. This year, the conference championship is being held in Joplin on Saturday, Oct. 26.   Each team got to enter 10 competitors and will have to declare those runners today.  According to head cross country coach Russ …

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Gorillahead Rugby defeats UCM 56-22

The men’s rugby club at Pitt State defeated the University of Central Missouri on Saturday, Oct. 19 (56-22).   Men’s rugby club president and senior in communication Ivan Walter was proud of the team for their hard work and determination.    “I was really happy to see all of our hard work …

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Volleyball wins 2/3 games

The Pitt State volleyball team played three games over the course of the weekend and the beginning of this week. The first game was on Friday, Oct. 18 against Nebraska-Kearney, but the Gorillas dropped that game (0-3). Game two was against Fort Hays State University on Saturday, Oct. 19 and …

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Athlete of the week: Tim Klinker

Everyone leads different lives. Everyone has to balance college, friends, family, and extracurricular activities. Senior in mechanical engineering and automotive technology Tim Klinker manages to balance his schoolwork, marching band, and his other responsibilities.   Klinker began playing the French horn during his freshman year of high school. He also plays a range of other …

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Club Baseball opens season, splits games against Arkansas

The Club Baseball team officially opened their 2019 season with two games against Arkansas on Friday, Oct. 4, after the first two games were cancelled due to weather.   The team lost the first game (9-4) but managed to battle back and win game two (5-1).   According to club baseball president Drew Roy, the team is focused …

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Cross Country teams place fourth in Kansas Rim Rock Classic

Both the men and women’s cross-country teams finished fourth overall at the Kansas Rim Rock Classic on Saturday, Oct. 5.   On the women’s team, senior Piper Misse placed second, freshman Kari Blattner placed 22nd and sophomore Hannah Honeyman placed 24th.   On the men’s team, junior Bryce Grahn placed 12th, sophomore Ben Kahnk …

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Women’s Rugby defeats Benedictine

The women’s rugby team played a game against Benedictine on Saturday, Oct. 12 and they won the game (20-5).   This was the first merit table game that the women’s rugby club participated in after K-State forfeited on Sept. 28.   Women’s rugby president and sophomore in biology Mauresa Caire was happy to be able to …

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Men’s Rugby defeated by Missouri S&T

The men’s rugby club at Pitt State played a game against Missouri University of Science and Technology on Saturday, Oct. 5 but couldn’t manage to get ahead and lost the game (24-15).   Men’s rugby club president and senior in communication Ivan Walter says the team was upset and frustrated with the game. However, …

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Athlete of the Week: Piper Misse

This week’s athlete of the week is senior Piper Misse. Misse is on the women’s cross-country team and the women’s indoor and outdoor track and field team.   Misse is a nursing major with a perfect 4.00 GPA. In the 2018 season, Misse won the NCAA Central Regional Meet and finished 75th at the NCAA Division-II National …

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