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Op-ed: Snyder has big decision to make

Op-ed: Snyder has big decision to make

Photo by Philip Poston • The world of sports has many aspects that fans come to love. The most popular aspect is the face of franchise. Our name makes us who we are. It’s our identity, and it’s what defines us. Without it, then it would be nothing more than players with no identity.

Men’s soccer heads into new season

Fall of 2014 is a new season for the Metro men’s soccer team, and its young talent works to prepare. The Roadrunners fell short last season of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship after two losses late last season, which gave them an 8-4-2 mark in the RMAC and a 10-6-3 record overall. Although they

Runner football can’t find footing

The Metro State football team is a student run club that plays at Shea Stadium in Highlands Ranch. The Runners are a part of the American Developmental Football League and was founded in 2010. Metro’s football team isn’t all Metro State students. The team consists of all three schools. Currently in fourth place in the

Brandon Jefferson poses for a photo at the Denver Nuggets workout.Photo by Evan Batten •

Familiar Roadrunner works out for Nuggets

Brandon Jefferson poses for a photo at the Denver Nuggets workout. Photo by Evan Batten • Reigning Division II player of the year, Brandon Jefferson was on fire from behind the arc. As the buzzer went off, Jefferson calmly drained a last-second shot, resulting in applause and encouragement from players and coaches alike. Jefferson


What you call futbol, I call soccer

Matt Foster poses for a portrait in the offices of Challenger Sports.  Matt is in his fourth year as a coach for the soccer camp. Photo by Philip B. Poston • Now that the World Cup is in full swing, soccer has become better known throughout the U.S. Challenger Sports is the biggest soccer