Sports articles

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

Op Ed: Metro already a national title contender

For back-to-back seasons, Roadrunner basketball has elevated its status to become the pinnacle of sports here at Metro State. But also in back-to-back seasons, the Runners have fallen one step short of the ultimate goal of bringing a national title back to Denver. Last year was a season that could have gone down in history