? Sophomore Mary LeBrun and junior Lisa Johns finished first and second consecutively at the opening cross-country meet with personal records. According to coach Barbara Hartwig, ?both took control of the race at about the half way point and never looked back.? In fact, Johns dropped about two minutes ? significantly better than last year ? in a course that is about 220 meters longer than usual.

? Freshman setter Liz Loveless had 121 assists, 42 digs, nine blocks, three aces and 29 kills in a 1-4 week for the Yellowjackets. During a five-game win Saturday against Alfred University, Loveless had 10 kills and hit .588. She also had 28 assists and four digs.

? Sophomore goalkeeper Sarah Malecki posted her first career shutout Saturday when UR grabbed a 3-0 win over SUNY Geneseo, a team which is ranked No. 10 regionally in the first poll. She totaled three saves. Malecki red-shirted the goalkeeper spot after UR?s goalie Kate Donhauser graduated last May.

Pep-less in Seattle

If greatness, achievement, or Ohio State’s Best Damn Band In The Land tickles your fancy, ditch those high hopes for rugby and a worn-out kazoo.

The value of Rochester journalism

When big events are over, the national news has to move on. Local news is what covers the aftermath.

The Natural Center is a beautiful ode to Earth

Each of the mixed media pieces intertwines themes of nature and humanity, exploring feelings of unnaturalness or discomfort in the spaces where they meet.