Category: Sports

Campus recreation, athletic events to continue through potential strike

Campus recreation, athletic events to continue through potential strike

With the Wright State Chapter of the American Association of University Professors, or AAUP, having recently filed a 10-day strike notice, students have a lot of questions about what will happen if a strike occurs. One thing students can be sure of is that campus recreation will continue to run as planned. Although some faculty...

Men’s Basketball falls to NKU

Men’s Basketball falls to NKU

Wright State traveled to Northern Kentucky on Jan. 11 to face off against rival NKU. The game was close but the Raiders ultimately lost 64-68. The first half was a close one, with the Raiders leading at halftime 30-27. Mark Hughes led the team in the first half, scoring nine points and having five rebounds....

Sport Recap: Men’s Basketball defeats UNOH

Sport Recap: Men’s Basketball defeats UNOH

Thursday, Dec. 13, the Men’s Basketball team hosted Northwestern Ohio for a non-conference game. Wright State offered free admission to this game with the donation of one canned food item, making it a well-attended event. The Raiders started out slow in the first half of the game, losing to the NAIA team for a majority...

Ice skating reviews

Ice skating reviews

  Ice skating is a fun activity to do with friends, family or even by yourself – especially during the winter months. Around Dayton there are several ice-skating rinks that people can go to, each varying in price and hours. Kettering Ice Arena The Kettering Ice Arena is located inside the Kettering Recreation Complex and...

Weekend sports recap

Weekend sports recap

Women’s Basketball had a busy weekend, competing in a two-day tournament in Manhattan, N.Y. The Raiders brought home the win, making it their second tournament won this season. The Men’s Basketball team played Kent State and the Track team participated in the Findlay Opener. LATEST: Weekly Horoscopes Women’s Basketball wins tournament The Women’s team won...

Sport Club Spotlight: Club Bowling

Sport Club Spotlight: Club Bowling

Although many may not know it, one of the most successful sports at Wright State isn’t a varsity sport, but instead a club. The Club Bowling team, who competes against varsity squads, brings home wins season after season. The club was started in 2005 and has continued to grow ever since, currently having a roster...

Fitness Friday: Best fitness apps

Fitness Friday: Best fitness apps

There are many different ways to stick to a fitness plan. One way that is becoming increasingly popular is the use of fitness apps on electronic devices. For this week’s Fitness Friday, we are highlighting just a few of the free, top rated app choices for getting in shape. * C25K C25K is an app...

Giving Tuesday: Rock the Wall

Giving Tuesday: Rock the Wall

This Tuesday Nov. 27 is Giving Tuesday and if you are looking to give back to the campus community, Campus Recreation is raising money for the rock climbing wall located in the Student Union. The campaign, called Rock the Wall, is trying to raise $1000 for necessary equipment for the wall. The climbing wall is...