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  1. The Green and Golden Legacy of Wright State: Program Just $30,000 Away From GoalRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 24 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Along with many other NCAA programs, the Wright State University swimming & diving teams were cut for financial purposes in May . After a meeting of the Wright State Board of Trustees, the University developed a fundraising plan in an attempt to save the program.

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  2. Raiders sign another guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Jaylon Hall a 6-5 guard at Doss High School in Louisville, Kentucky, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Wright State Universit Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 31 shots in a surprise start in place of injured Matt Murray and the Pittsburgh Penguins opened their Stanley Cup FAIRBORN, Ohio - Jaylon Hall a 6-5 guard at Doss High School in Louisville, Kentucky, has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Wright State University and play basketball for the Raiders next fall, WSU head coach Scott Nagy announced Wednesday. Hall averaged 19 points, four rebounds, three assists and 1.5 steals for the Dragons and shot better than 50% from the field.

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  3. Wright State basketball player reported in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Guardian

    Wright State University basketball player Ryan Custer, was reported to be in critical condition following an accident at a party at the campus of Miami University in Oxford, Saturday afternoon. Custer, is reported to have suffered a traumatic injury after ending up face down in the water of a makeshift pool, in a situation that bystanders described as Custer either falling or diving into the pool.

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  4. Alstork Declares for NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The Guardian

    Possibly forgoing his senior season, Wright State guard, Mark Alstork will enter his name into the pool of players eligible for this summers 2017 NBA Draft. However the six-foot-five junior from Dayton, Ohio has not hired an agent, which still allows him the opportunity to withdraw from draft and come back for his senior season.

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  5. Young Raiders win opener, sweep seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Wright State pitcher Danny Sexton delivers a pitch as third baseman Seth Gray gets into his defensive stance, during Saturday's March 18 Horizon League home opener at Nischwitz Stadium on the Wright State University campus in Fairborn. The Raiders defeated Valparaiso, 2-1, and Sexton earned the complete-game win.

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  6. Raiders advance in WNITRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Wright State's Symone Simmons drives around Central Michigan's Reyna Frost during Thursday's March 16 Women's NIT tournament game at Wright State University's Nutter Center. Simmons scored 20 points and snared seven rebounds in the Raiders' 66-64 win.

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  7. Raiders nab two winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    The Wright State University baseball team enjoyed a home opening doubleheader with a pair of wins against nonleague foes, Ohio and Dayton, Thursday, March 9 at Nischwitz Stadium. Down to its final strike in the ninth, the Raiders rallied to force extra innings in Thursday's evening contest.

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  8. Trip to Middle Tennessee next for APSU SoftballRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Clarksville Online

    On Wednesday afternoon, Austin Peay State University's softball team will make the short drive down Interstate 24 to face Middle Tennessee in a 5:00pm single game at Blue Raider Softball Field. The contest is the 52th all-time meeting between the Governors and the Blue Raiders dating back to their first meeting on March 11th, 1993, the eighth-most played series in APSU history, with the Govs trailing in the series 34-17, including a 19-5 mark in games played in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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  9. WSU women earn share of Horizon League titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    The Wright State Raiders shot 52 percent for the game and hit 13 three-pointers in earning an 87-49 Horizon League victory in the regular-se FAIRBORN, Ohio - A 21-9 third quarter proved to be the difference as the Wright State women's basketball team clinched a share of its first-ever Horizon League regular-season title Sunday with a 62-52 victory over Milwaukee at the Wright State Nuttter Center. The Raiders jumped out to a 7-2 lead just two minutes into the contest, only to see the Panthers eventually go in front 15-13 on a Jenny Lindner basket in the final minute of the first quarter.

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  10. Raiders fall to ValpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Wright State led by eight at the half, but could not overcome Valparaiso shooting 57 percent in the second half as the Crusaders defeated th FAIRBORN, Ohio - The Wright State men's basketball team led by eight at the half, but could not overcome Valparaiso shooting 57 percent in the second half as the Crusaders defeated the Raiders 84-74 in Horizon League action Friday night at the Wright State Nutter Center. Threes by Steven Davis and Mark Alstork gave WSU a quick 8-2 lead, only to see Valpo answer with seven straight points to take a one-point advantage.

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  11. Mitchell Raidersa facilitatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Being a facilitator for an offense in any collegiate team sport is no easy task. Wright State's 6-foot-4 junior guard Justin Mitchell has a level of competitiveness and determination comparable to his size, making him the right candidate to take on that role.

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  12. WSU women set team win recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Wright State senior forward Antania Hayes drives to the basket during Thursday's Feb. 16 65-60 road win over Cleveland State. Wright State University mascot Rowdy Raider huddles up with the rest of the Raiders women's basketball team, prior to Thursday's Feb. 16 win over host Cleveland State.

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  13. 35 points from Morse not enough as Penguins fallRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | Tribune-Chronicle

    He's one of the Horizon League's best players - a sure bet for first-team, all-league player and in the running for player of the year. Tribune Chronicle / John Vargo Youngstown State's Francisco Santiago, right, dribbles up the floor against Wright State's Grant Benzinger.

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  14. Welch HL Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Wright State University junior women's basketball player Chelsea Welch was named the Horizon League's Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 29. In two games, Welch totaled 57 points, 14 rebounds and six assists while shooting 56 percent from the field and 86 percent at the foul line. Wright State University women's basketball player Chelsea Welch shoots a jumper over Oakland's Hannah Little, in an 84-66 win over the Golden Grizzlies, Jan. 29 at Wright State University's Nutter Center.

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  15. Raiders rally to douse Flames in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Trailing by seven with nine minutes to play, the Wright State Raiders outscored UIC 27-18 the rest of the way to pull out an 88-86 Horizon L The University of Dayton women's basketball team won its eighth straight game and 11th of the last 12 with an impressive 81-51 win over Rhod CHICAGO, Illinois - Down as much as 12 in the first half and still trailing by seven with nine minutes to play, the Wright State men's basketball team outscored UIC 27-18 the rest of the way to pull out an 88-86 Horizon League victory over the Flames Sunday afternoon at the UIC Pavilion.

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  16. Delta grounds domestic flights due to technical issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Trailing by seven with nine minutes to play, the Wright State Raiders outscored UIC 27-18 the rest of the way to pull out an 88-86 Horizon L The University of Dayton women's basketball team won its eighth straight game and 11th of the last 12 with an impressive 81-51 win over Rhod The Atlanta-based airline is responding to customer complaints on Twitter by saying it is experiencing technical issues and is "working hard to get them fixed quickly to minimize the impact to our customers." WDTN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover.

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  17. Taylora s toughness a Raider assetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Wright State's Mackenzie Taylor puts up a shot during a recent women's college basketball game. Taylor leads the Raiders in 3-point shots made with 34. Mackenzie Taylor has played through her share of adversity to be a leader on the Wright State University women's basketball team.

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  18. Raider women win league openerRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    The Wright State women's basketball team opened Horizon League play with an easy 69-51 road win over Milwaukee. Lexi Smith scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, both game-highs, to lead the Raiders, who improved to 9-4 overall.

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  19. Raiders' win streak snapped in 41-62 loss to Green BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | The Guardian

    Green Bay's women's basketball team snapped Wright State's five game winning streak while also holding the Raiders to season low in points in the second conference game of the season. Green Bay, at home, shot nearly perfect from the field to start the game.

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  20. Dunks five years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Davis, a senior forward on the Wright State men's basketball team, is making up for lost time - being redshirted in 2012-13, limited playing time as a redshirt freshman, and losing most of the last two seasons due to injuries. In a Nov. 2 exhibition game against Cedarville, Davis was on the receiving end of an alley-oop from junior guard Mark Alstork.

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