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Morgan State Athletics Hold High Hopes in Recruiting

By Joshua Sampson, Staff Writer It’s a new day for the Morgan State University Bears, as they hope the recruiting class announcments will provide an immediate impact for the team’s offense and defense. “Next bear in,” said Ernest Jones, interim head coach, is the slogan for this year’s recruiting class for Morgan’s football program. The bears successfully recruited all 20 of the student-athletes that they spoke to and invited for a visit to the campus. The signing athletes from the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia (DMV) area and students with 3.0 GPA’s are some of the requirements the football […]

by · February 8, 2018 · 0 comments · SPORTS

Men’s Basketball Fall and Rise to Beat Howard

By Blair Young, Sports Editor The Morgan State men’s basketball team started this season with high expectations after being picked to win the conference in the preseason polls. Unfortunately, the season that started with so much promise, has turned into a frustrating affair for the team and Bear’s fans. After Monday’s win against Howard their record is 9-14 overall, and 5-5 in the MEAC. That is good for seventh place out of 13 teams. For a team that people thought were going to dominate the conference, they have fallen short of their goals. They started the year off with an […]

by · February 6, 2018 · 0 comments · SPORTS
Lady Bears Return for their 2018 Season

Lady Bears Return for their 2018 Season

By Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports Editor The Morgan State Lady Bears softball team is back. After a long off-season and a preseason filled with distractions, it’s time to play ball. “There is a lot going on, so much raw emotion going on,” said senior shortstop Danielle Pitpit. “What helps is that there is only three seniors this year. We have a strong group and having that sound foundation will definitely be a major point in our success this year. I think the biggest goal right now is being able to stay focused and being able to recognize what’s really important. […]

by · February 2, 2018 · 0 comments · SPORTS
Men’s Basketball Winter Recap

Men’s Basketball Winter Recap

By Blair Young, Sports EditorWith the high expectations that the men’s basketball team are facing this season, they are playing like a team with a target on their backs. Every conference game has been a battle this year, with many teams playing to try to knock off the conference favorites. They have begun the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) season with a 4-3 record and hope to build towards a championship. Over the winter break the team opened up MEAC play with a comeback win over the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in early January. Here is a recap of the […]

by · January 23, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · SPORTS
Lady Bears Winter Recap

Lady Bears Winter Recap

By Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports EditorAfter the Morgan State Lady Bears came up victorious against Savannah State, on January 8, they went on to make a two-stop tour in North Carolina. While on the road in the Tar Heel state, the Lady Bears dropped games to North Carolina A&T and North Carolina Central. The team returned to Baltimore to play cross town rival Coppin State on January 20, to conclude a three-game road trip. Morgan Vs. North Carolina A&T (60-67) The Lady Aggies put an end to the Lady Bears four game winning streak while extending their own against Morgan. […]

by · January 23, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · SPORTS