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RIT men’s basketball enjoying excellent run

So far, the winter athletics season at RIT has been a huge success. Men’s hockey has not lost in game in nearly two months and is receiving national recognition. Women’s hockey is ranked fifth in the nation. Two wrestlers, Mike McInally and Luke Baum are ranked in the top-five nationally in their respective weight classes more »

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Come see the NHL’s future stars on Friday at Blue Cross Arena

On Friday, the Tiger men’s hockey team hosts the United States Under-18 National Team at Blue Cross Arena. While the game does not count towards the standings (so a win or loss keeps the Tigers winning streak at 11 games), it is unique in a totally different way. This U.S. team is the cream of more »

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Huge hockey weekend awaits

A very exciting weekend of hockey awaits us this weekend, as both the RIT men’s and women’s hockey teams put long unbeaten streaks on the line against some tremendous competition. The women, ranked sixth in Division III, host two-time defending national champion and current #1 SUNY Plattsburgh on Friday at 7:05 p.m. and Saturday at more »

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The best college sports week of the year

The 43rd Annual J.P. Morgan Chase Scholarship Tournament started last night and continues until Saturday. Every four years, RIT earns the right to host the semifinals and finals, which take place on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Clark Gym will be the site of competition this season. Twelve games in three days. If you are a more »

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Come out to Clark Gym for the Destler Challenge on Sunday

On Sunday, the RIT women’s and men’s basketball teams (women’s game – 12 p.m., men’s game – 2 p.m.) host Ithaca in what appear to be a pair of early, but important Empire 8 conference games. However, President Destler has issued a challenge to the student body to fill the gym to complete and full more »

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Beat the January blues with RIT athletics

Happy New Year to all, a few hours early. Athletics are back in action at RIT this weekend, with a full slate of action. To say our department will be busy in January is an understatement, as 36 different home contests will be played on campus during the month. What better way to break out more »

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