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Kent State Esports Team one win from joining collegiate tournament

Zachary Shepherd Reporter February 25, 2021

After a loss against Northern Illinois University on February 20, Kent State’s Varsity League of Legends team is 4-4 in the Esports Collegiate Tournament. With three games still up for grabs, making...

Organization for disabled adults extends opportunity to Kent State Trumbull

Jessica Cobb Regionals/Teaching reporter September 28, 2020

Students with disabilities can be integrated into university culture and prepare themselves for career success with a partnership at Kent State’s Trumbull campus. The campus is home to Siffrin Academy...

Running back Justin Rankin gets tackled during the second quarter against Miami (OH) Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017.

Kent State secures comeback in Homecoming victory against Miami (OH)

Scott Lendak October 14, 2017

As the Flashes bounced around the tunnel while its introduction played on the scoreboard, the crowd was on their feet in anticipation for the team to take the field. Kent State hoped to come back after...

Field hockey wins MAC championship

Zac Sommer November 8, 2015

Sophomore Ines Delpech scored in the 96th minute of Saturday’s double overtime MAC championship game, giving the Flashes their second consecutive MAC title.“It is such an honor to just play in a championship...

Volleyball loses to BG, beats Miami (OH)

Jesse Runner November 1, 2015

Kent State’s women’s volleyball team's seven-game winning streak ended Friday against Bowling Green State University, before defeating Miami University (OH) on Saturday.The Flashes continued conference...

Antwan Dixon runs for a 47-yard touchdown on the Flashes’ opening drive of the Kent State vs Marshall game on Sept. 26, 2015. Kent State lost in double overtime, 36-29.

Flashes football prepare for Homecoming weekend

Stephen Means II September 30, 2015

This is an important week for the Kent State football team. Along with it being Homecoming Weekend, which will be hosted by grand marshal and former Flashes star Julian Edelman, it is also the opening...

Men’s rugby loses close contest to Miami University

Kyle Samec September 20, 2015

Kent State men’s rugby team (0-2) lost a heartbreaker after surging back from an early 14-0 deficit only to lose in the final moments to the Miami University Redhawks (1-0).After starting off slow for...

Marvin Logan, former executive director of Undergraduate Student Government, and other USG members wave at onlookers during the Homecoming Parade on Oct. 18, 2014.

2015 Homecoming Court announced

Kianna Bugglin September 20, 2015

The Kent State Alumni Association has announced the members of the 2015 Homecoming Court.Any student has the opportunity to apply for court, but they must have a GPA of more than 2.75, be in good academic...

Kent State redshirt senior center CiCi Shannon lands on top of a Miami defender after missing a rebound in the M.A.C. Center on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. The Flashes were down by just 6 points at the half, but fell flat during the second half and fell to RedHawks 69-53, dropping their record to 3-19.

Women’s basketball unable to come away with win

Quentin Smith February 11, 2015

Box ScoreEntering Wednesday night’s game featuring Kent State and Miami, both teams were on losing streaks and desperately seeking a win.The Flashes (3-19, 1-10 Mid-American Conference) started out hot,...

KSU volleyball falters in five sets with Redhawks

Jimmy Miller November 15, 2014

Box ScoreMiami University entered the M.A.C. Center Friday night with every reason to feel confident: The Redhawks had a nine-match win streak in the conference and already defeated Kent State earlier...

Sophomore forward Kyrsti Lober runs the ball against Miami University at the game Friday, Nov. 7, 2014. The Golden Flashes won the game 3-1.

Flashes one game close to MAC title

Alex Klukaszewski November 7, 2014

Box ScoreMoving onThe Kent State field hockey team (9-10, 5-1 MAC) began the weekend Mid-American Conference Tournament with a 3-1 victory over Miami University (7-12, 4-2 MAC) on Friday at home.The Flashes...

Freshman Ines Delpech jumps over Ohio Universitys Vicky Nases stick while taking the ball down the field during the game Saturday, October 11, 2014. The Flashes won, 4-3.

Flashes field hockey relying on seniors in home stretch of season

Ricky Salcer October 16, 2014

As the regular season winds down for the Kent State field hockey team, coach Kathleen Wiler knows how important her seniors are to the team’s success.“I rely on my seniors to set the tone, to keep...

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